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St Teddy's Club and Childcare/Family Information

Events

A number of events are scheduled for the year, including University and College welcome events at the start of the Michaelmas term, Family Lunches in College, play afternoons and a Christmas Party.  Further information can be found on the College Calendar and on the Tutorial notice board.

When
Where
What
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Sunday 16th October 2016
College Dining Hall then Garden Room
Family lunch, including complimentary kids meal, followed by play afternoon
Please email families@st-edmunds.cam.ac.uk to give us some idea of numbers.
Sunday 20th November 2016, 12.30-4.00pm
College Dining Hall then Garden Room
Family lunch, including complimentary kids meal, followed by a movie
Please email families@st-edmunds.cam.ac.uk to give us some idea of numbers.
Date and time TBC
Garden Room
Christmas Party
Toys and games, music and songs, things to eat and drink, and a surprise visitor! Please email families@st-edmunds.cam.ac.uk if you want to come along.
Sunday 22nd January 2017, 12.30-4.00pm
College Dining Hall then Garden Room
Family lunch, including complimentary kids meal, followed by a movie
Please email families@st-edmunds.cam.ac.uk to give us some idea of numbers.
Sunday 29th January 2017, 12.30-4.00pm
College Dining Hall then Garden Room
Family lunch, including complimentary kids meal, followed by a movie
Please email families@st-edmunds.cam.ac.uk to give us some idea of numbers.
Sunday 30th April 2017, 12.30-4.00pm
College Dining Hall then Garden Room
Family lunch, including complimentary kids meal, followed by a movie
Please email families@st-edmunds.cam.ac.uk to give us some idea of numbers.
Sunday 18th June 2017, 4.00pm-6.00pm
Garden Room and the Orchard
College Garden Party with amusements for children
Arranged by the Master's Office. Further information and invitations to follow during the Easter Term.

Childcare information

There are some excellent and comprehensive pages on the University website about childcare and financial assistance for families. Please see: http://www.childcare.admin.cam.ac.uk/

Childcare Costs

The College-funded Central Childcare Bursary Scheme for EU and Overseas students can provide assistance with costs associated with registered childcare costs (further details are available here)  http://www.childcare.admin.cam.ac.uk/supportwithchildcarecosts/central-childcare-bursary-scheme-eu-and-overseas-students

ALF previously provided small awards to support childcare costs incurred by Home students in financial hardship and to allow this funding stream to continue, a small fund has been established under the remit of the Childcare Office for Home student parents. http://www.childcare.admin.cam.ac.uk/

University Student Parent newsletters

The University publishes a frequent newsletter with information, items for sale etc.  If you would like to subscribe, please contact the Childcare Information Service. Further information is available at http://www.childcare.admin.cam.ac.uk/new-cambridge/parent-e-newsletter

Graduate Union Events

The Graduate Union (http://www.gradunion.cam.ac.uk/) hosts weekly coffee mornings for parents and children on Fridays. Further information on the GU website.

Newcomers and Visiting Scholars

NVS welcome all those who are new, and attached formally, to the University of Cambridge, whether here alone or with family. NVS hosts weekly coffee mornings, talks and other events.. Further information on the NVS website at http://www.nvs.admin.cam.ac.uk/

Keeping in touch

One of the most important things is for us to know who you are! Please email us at families@st-edmunds.cam.ac.uk and we will add your little ones names to the St Teddy's Club.