Latest News from Benachie Playgroup

Christmas Hamper

Remember to buy raffle tickets to win one of our Christmas Hampers.

 

Sessions available

Monday, Wednesday and Friday sessions available starting in January 2020. Please email benachieplaygroup@gmail.com if you would like to visit.

 

Benachie Playgroup is a charitable non-profit making voluntary organisation which provides early year’s care and learning to children from 2 and a half years old. Our new term starts on Wednesday 8th January.

 

What is available?

Children can start […]

Pyjama Day

The children came to Playgroup in their pyjamas and brought in their favourite teddy and book. The dental hygienist from Childsmile visited to talk to the children about looking after their teeth. Thank you to our families for their donations to Children in Need. Following our keeping healthy theme, the children will be taking part […]

Wee reminder

Wednesday 13th November: Children can come into playgroup with PJ’s also with their favourite book + Teddy.
Donations welcomed.

Friday 15th November: Playgroup is closed

Planned activities

On Monday 28th October continuing our Autumn topic the children will be going for a walk looking for signs of Autumn and to collect leaves and sticks. They will visit the park or library depending on the weather. Drop off and pick up is at the Playgroup as normal. On Wednesday 30th and Friday 1st November […]

New term

We hope everyone enjoyed their October Holiday. Benachie Playgroup will open on Wednesday 23rd October for the start of the new term. Please remember your Cauliflower Card orders need to be made online by 22nd October and the artwork handed in by the end of the week.

October Holidays

Today we break for the October holidays. We will be back on Wednesday 23rd October. We will be introducing longer sessions from 8:45am to 11:45am on Monday, Wednesday and Fridays at £12 per session for children aged 2.5 years old up to school age. Stay and play sessions are run on Monday and/or Wednesday mornings […]

Mud Glorious Mud

Cooking Up A Storm
Celebrating our 40th birthday, the children of Benachie Playgroup have been gifted a ‘legacy’ piece of play equipment to be enjoyed for years to come.

The Dunfermline Community Payback team were approached by Playgroup Manager, Annette Bond, to help design and build a dream ‘mud kitchen’.  The original idea was to enhance the […]

Benachie Does Bear Grylls!

Camping skills in the Forest
The Children of Benachie Playgroup seized a window of opportunity this morning, and enjoyed a visit to the woods in between blizzards and hail.
Wrapped up warm in our hats, gloves, and Benachie waterproofs, our intrepid young adventurers busied themselves making shelters in the woods using branches, tarpaulin, string and pegs.

 

We needn’t have worried about food either, […]

Has Spring sprung at Benachie?

In spite of the variable weather we’ve been having, the children at Benachie Playgroup have been enjoying lots of outdoor play since the start of the summer term!
Today, one of our young eagle-eyed ornithologists spotted some pigeons nesting in the trees of our garden.  We also watched some very protective gulls who seem to have […]