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Gifted Support Network Inc.

Supporting families with gifted children in Melbourne
Events

Saturday,  16 November  2019
10:45am - 2:00pm

Pokemon Go! Community Day
Age range: everyone
Meet at 10:45am for an 11am start outside Sunny Boy Cafe (near playground)
Peter Scullin Reserve, Mordialloc

Join your GSN friends and catch 'em all!! GSN's Sue and Kathleen will be there with their families.

RSVP: Please text Sue to let her know you're coming on 0403 001 929.

Friday, 22 November  2019
​10:00am - 12:00pm

Coffee morning
Parents
Mocha Jo's - 87 Kingsway, Glen Waverley

Join us for a coffee or brunch at the Mocha Jo's in Glen Waverley . Parents share experiences and learn from each other in a relaxed environment with no little ears nearby! (Although pre-school children are welcome!)

A great opportunity to meet a small group of the GSN community and discover how wonderful it feels to know that "you're not alone".

A table has been booked under "Lex".

RSVP: Please text Lex on 0412 880 783 so we know to look out for you.

Sunday, 24th November  2019
​2:00 - 4:00 pm

MiniMinds / Primary Minds Games Afternoon
Age range: Preschool / Primary 
Malvern East - please rsvp for address

Come along for an afternoon of play for the young ones and a chance for a chat with like-minded parents. 

There will be a mix of toys and games for the little ones, and board games for the older children. 

Please bring a nut-free snack to share with the group.   

NOTE: Parents are required to stay and supervise their child(ren) to meet Child Safe Standards.  

RSVP: Please text Kathleen on 0411 019 555 for the address.

Saturday, 30 November  2019
2:00 - 4:30pm

Minecraft Madness!
Age range: Primary / Tweens / Teens
Ormond - please rsvp for address

Welcome to two and half hours of unlimited Minecraft on our secure home server! Children bring their creative best and cooperate to build amazing cities and structures. The children "play nicely" on our server by contributing to the world that other children have worked so hard to develop over many sessions. All levels of Minecraft players welcome.

BYO computer with Minecraft already installed. (The iPad version cannot connect to the shared world.) We have some spare laptops available if you don't have one - please request one when you RSVP.

Please also bring a nut-free snack to share with the group.   

NOTE: Parents are required to stay and supervise their child(ren) to meet Child Safe Standards. 

RSVP: Please text Louise on 0414 578 806 for the address.

Friday 6 December  2019
​6:00 - 8:30pm

Family dinner and BOWLING
Age range: everyone 
General Public - 366 BOUNDARY RD, DINGLEY VILLAGE

Come along for dinner followed by a game or two of ten pin bowling. It's a great opportunity for the children to get to know each other and for a chat with like-minded parents. 

We will book the lanes in advance, so please rsvp in time. 

NOTE: Parents are required to stay and supervise their child(ren) to meet Child Safe Standards.  

RSVP: Please text Lex on 0412 880 783 and let her know how many people will be bowling.

TBA, December 2019

MineOnline - the Minecraft Event you Stay Home For!
Exclusively for children who have already attended Minecraft Madness IRL

Join your GSN whitelisted friends on our secure home server from the comfort of your own home! If you have any issues logging on, please text John for help. (If you've changed your username, you'll need to be whitelisted again with your new name.) Remember to bring your creative best and "play nicely"!!!

RSVP: Please text John if you have any issues logging on on 0414 973 416.

TBA, Term 1  2020
​7:00pm onwards

Coffee evening in MC KINNON
Parents and teachers
McKinnon Hotel, Corner McKinnon and Jasper Roads, McKinnon

Join us for a coffee, drink or a meal at the McKinnon Hotel. Parents and teachers share experiences and learn from each other in a relaxed environment with no little ears nearby! A great opportunity to meet a small group of the GSN community and discover how wonderful it feels to know that "you're not alone".

A table has been booked under "Louise".

RSVP: Please text Louise on 0414 578 806 so we know to look out for you.

TBA, Term 1  2020

Tweens / Teens Board Games Afternoon
Age range: 10 - 15 years 
Mentone - please rsvp for address

Come along for an afternoon of board games for the children and a chance for a cuppa and a chat with like-minded parents. 

There will be many board games available, and you're also welcome to bring your own favourites. 

Please bring a nut-free snack to share with the group.   

NOTE: Parents are required to stay and supervise their child(ren) to meet Child Safe Standards.  

RSVP: Please text Sue on 0403 001 929 for the address.

TBA, Term 1  2020
​10:00am - 12:00pm

MiniMinds / Primary Minds Play in the Park
Age range: Preschool / Primary 
Ardrie Park, 231 Waverley Road, Malvern East

Come along to the beautiful Ardrie Park for a morning of play for the young ones and a chance for a chat with like-minded parents. 

Please bring a nut-free snack to share with the group.   

NOTE: Parents are required to stay and supervise their child(ren) to meet Child Safe Standards.  

RSVP: Please text Kathleen on 0411 019 555.