Lennox House is a centre that caters for parents and children from birth to five years. Activities offered include playgroup, occasional care, baby gym and music for 0 - 5 year olds. The programs are designed to involve parents and their children learning together. All activities are prepared and delivered by fully qualified early childhood trained teachers who are supported by a teacher's aide. Download Lennox House timetable:
By registering for Lennox House you will receive regular email updates regarding our programs. You can register in person at any of our sessions.
Lenox House activities
Playgroup provides a place for children to play and interact with others while exploring with sand, water, play dough, paint and collage. Children have opportunities to ride bikes, climb, slide, throw balls and hoops, play dress ups, listen to stories, do puzzles, play games, use musical instruments and build with blocks. Parents and caregivers are able to meet others with children of similar ages and share parenting experiences.
Monday to Friday 9.00 -11.00 am
Please bring a piece of fruit to share for morning tea. Sandwiches are supplied.
Cost: $4 per family and a piece of fruit to share
Baby gym caters for 0- 2 year olds and is held each Friday afternoon 2.00-2.50pm in the Australia Street Infants School hall. This session provides opportunities for children to develop their gross motor skills through rolling, crawling, bouncing, sliding, balancing, climbing, jumping, pushing, and throwing.
Cost: $4 per family per session
Occasional care is held 2 afternoons a week on Mondays and Thursdays 12.30-2.30 pm providing parents/caregivers of 2-5 year olds an opportunity to leave their child in care for 2 hours. Children play both indoors and outdoors and participate in a variety of activities including story time, singing, cooking, art and craft. A maximum of 10 children can attend each session. Bookings are essential and can only be made the week before. Please call the Lennox House office 8.30 am – 9.00am Mondays or Thurdays on 9519 3839 to make your booking.
Cost: $12 per 2 hour session
Toy library is open daily during Playgroup and provides regular Lennox House users with a range of educational toys for borrowing at a very affordable yearly fee. Toys are returned fortnightly and we ask that they be returned in clean working order.