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Junction Park State School Fete

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by Lynne Cargill (subscribe)
I'm a grandmother, a retired teacher, an avid reader who loves historical re-enactment, English Country Dance, writing and Op Shopping. My business www.StepIntoHistory.com.au is designed to help children experience history through school incursions.
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Update June 25th 2013
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Who can resist a Devonshire Tea?
Feeling nostalgic? Looking for a bargain? Want to experience community spirit at it's best?

Keep Sunday 28th April free. 9.30 - 3.00 for a a Hearts and History themed Fete in celebration of the 125th Anniversary of Junction Park State School - The School with Heart - at Annerley.

Junction Park is renowned for its fetes. Make sure you come along to check it out.
A range of fabulous multicultural food, including Old Style Devonshire Teas
HUGE Trash and Treasure, Pre Loved Clothes, books and magazines
healthy plants
homemade fudge, cakes and other goodies
crafts
Have a photo taken at Ye Olde World Photo Booth - with dress ups and sepia photos!

There will also be Side Show Alley with rides, games,show bags and more.


Taking a step back into time gone by, teachers from Dance Kaleidoscope have volunteered to teach some display dances. Today I watched some Year 2s practising a Maypole Dance that they have been learning for weeks. I was amazed at their skill. They are delightful to watch and are eager to show off their abilities - at 11am.

There will be maypole dancing by Year 2 children.


Meanwhile, Year 4/5 are learning some Colonial Dances."Mr Cosgill's Delight" will be performed by the 2 classes and a smaller group will demonstrate their skill with "Zephyrs and Flora". They have picked up the steps and timing remarkably quickly.

Zephyrs and Flora - an English Folk dance will be performed by Year 5s at 2pm


Dancers from Dance Kaleidoscope will perform at midday.

Performers from local group Dance Kaleidoscope will demonstrate Colonial Dance.


Parents of the Theme Team have been busy making doily banners and decorations, crocheted heart necklaces and goodness knows what else. Check out the 'bombed' trees!

See you there!
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Why? Fete Fun
When: 28th April 9:30 to 3:00
Where: 50 Waldheim St Annerley
Cost: Affordable
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