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This very important group for mums and their children (birth to five years) is very popular and spaces are limited:
Monday morning session – 10.00 to 11.30am Park St, Rockhampton
Tuesday morning session - 9:30am Kabra Salvation Army
Mainly Music aims to provide a place where the very young learn to associate movement with music, where they can play together, and where mums can get to know each other. All leaders and helpers hold the Queensland Blue Card.
Young children and their caregivers enjoying music, rhyme, rhythm, creative dance and more
Young children developing skills - co-ordination, fine motor movements, large motor movements, social interaction, appreciation of music and musical styles, language development
Providing children with a structured learning environment and then a time of free play
Bringing adult and child together for a time of safe interaction, and in doing so, teaching adults rhymes and songs that can be used at home to help with cleaning up, colours, counting, and more
An opportunity for parents to network with other parents of young children
Workshops and courses are sometimes offered to help enhance parenting skills
Events are held to encourage family fun … such as family nights
Opportunities for families to be helped - practical needs such as meals, transport, babysitting
Celebration of Mothers’ Day and Fathers’ Day - reminding parents that they are undertaking a very important role as parent
In short, mainly music is an opportunity for adults and young children to build memories and spend time together, sharing special time with each other the aim of mainly music.
The aim of mainly music is to provide an environment where young children develop skills to enhance their early education, through the use of music, rhythm, rhyme, and other music related activities with the participation of a parent or primary caregiver.