P&C News Week 6

We are in the homeward stretch of the year, only 42 days til Christmas !!!! Here are a few items for your attention and consideration:

Busy Bee in Kindy & Pre-primary

The Kindy and PP playgrounds are in much need of some TLC and we are calling out for your help! Here’s the list:

Sunday, 18 November, 9am – 11am

– Sweeping sand out of Kindy cubby

– Weeding for both PP/Kindy play areas

– General sweeping and raking of mulch under play equipment

– Picking up of sticks etc out of sandpit

– Cleaning timber with Deck Clean detergent (as required)

– Sanding/scraping of wood where required in preparation for oil staining the following weekend.


Sunday, 25 November 9am – 11am

– Staining of all cleaned timber

– Staining of wooden seating decks (front of school, underneath trees and next door to the library)

– General tidy up (weeding, sweeping).

Equipment will be provided i.e. brushes, scrapers, sandpaper, staining oil etc. Many hands make light work!!  Approx 10 people for each weekend would be ideal, which should finish the jobs in 2 hours. 

If you are able to respond to this email and advise of your availability, stating which date (or both) would be most appreciated. Any questions, please contact Jordy Veerman (0407 771 458) or Zoe Woods (0402 910 209).

Kapinara Festive Market Friday 30th November 3.30 til 6pm

The P&C will hold a festive market at the school where Kapinara Parents and Friends will be able to showcase their unique and fashionable gifts and clothes from their small retail businesses. If you have already responded with an EOI please complete the application form. If you have not completed an EOI or know of someone who might like to hold a stall please complete/forward application.  Applications close on Friday 23rd November, either drop to the office or scan and email back to this address.

Position Vacant on P&C: Canteen Roster Coordinator

This role involves setting up the Signup term rosters, sending emails and reminders to the class parent representatives asking for volunteer help, publishing the canteen roster in the School Newsletter, and communicating with the Canteen Managers. All of this can be done from home! If you are interested, please contact Kate Cawley on 0488235175 or k-pcawley@hotmail.com. Kate will help with the training and handover of this role.

The P&C thanks Kate for all her efforts in the past years in coordinating the canteen roster

2019 AGM

At the start of every year at the AGM all P&C positions are deemed vacant, if you are interested in taking up a position as President, Vice-President, Secretary, Treasurer or an Executive committee member. Please do not hesitate to contact the current P&C Members (via this email) to ascertain what the position involves to determine if it is something you want to be involved in, and are able to undertake all duties required for the coming year. Kapinara’s P&C is only able to continue its great work with parent contribution and volunteers.

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