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Environmental Planting Day 2018

Meadow Heights Education Centre together with Hume City Council had an indigenous planting day.This was held on Wednesday 16th May 2018

  • Students and teachers were involved in planting 300 indigenous tube stock plants.
  • This would help create a haven for bird life and showcase native wild flowers. 

Students from CALD backgrounds were able to distiguish between different types of Australian native plants. 

Neighbourhood House Week 2018

Neighbourhood House Week

  • One the 1st of May 2018 Meadow Heights Education Centre delivered a program for all participants to get an understanding of what Neighbourhood Houses are all about. 
  • Providing an opportunity for the community to come together, socialise and participate in activities that everyone can enjoy. 

Workshops on how to assemble the following were presented during the days activities, these included:

Clean Up Australia Day 2018

Friday 2nd March 2018 CleanUp Australia Day          It was a wonderful to see so many volunteers for this event.

  • Students and teachers from Meadow Heights Education Centre enjoyed a morning off from school, to join in and make Australia a beautiful place.
  • A huge thank you to everyone who supported and participated in this event.

MHLS Inc. Ice Bucket Challenge for MND Victoria

The staff at the Meadow Heights Learning Shop (now Meadow Heights Education Centre) became some of the millions of people world wide to be nominated to complete the ALS/MND Ice Bucket Challenge to raise awareness and money for Motor Neurone Disease (MND), a debilitating and fatal disease.The challenge, which originated in the United States and quickly spread around the globe, involves nominees to empty a bucket of ice water on their heads.Seven staff from our centres: Teachers Arlene, Fiona, Nader, and Muzaffer; Clubhouse Assistant Luke; and Administration Assistants Abi and Rebecca, completed the challenge.Thanks to the dontations of the students at Visy Cares Learning Centre, Buchan Street Community Centre and Shop 24 at the Meadow Heights Plaza, staff and board members of the Meadow Heights Learning Shop Inc. we have raised an amazing amount of almost $900 for MND Victoria. The donations were provided by many students from CALD backgrounds who were unaware of Motor Neurone Disease and once informed were very supportive.