Study's show that playgroups give children early life lessons and I completely agree. An interesting article in this mornings Sydney Morning Herald discusses playgroups. If you've never atttended a playgroup with you children, this article is well worth the read. Click this link here HERE.
Most groups are run by voluntary parent/co-ordinators at a minimal cost to families.
After 40 years of operating in parks and church halls, playgroups have undergone their first serious independent evaluation - and the results are impressive.
We've been attending playgroup on a Monday morning for years. I joined a playgroup with a local church when my son had just turned 2 and my daughter was just a baby. Every Monday morning, we'd get dressed, pack our morning tea and head on out to play with friends.