Open Day Celebrating ECLC’s 30th Anniversary

You’re invited to UC’s Early Childhood Learning Centre Open Day to celebrate our 30th Anniversary

Location ECLC , 116 Ilam Rd

When: 27 May

Programme10.30:  Guests arrive and mingle

11am: Sheila Walker and UC Vice-Chancellor, Dr Rod Carr speak

Unveiling of ECLC’s Māori name

Cake cutting

Tea and coffee (and cake)

Guests welcome to view the preschool, and our new learning spaces

11.30am: Food stalls, Bouncy Castle, Fairies, Face Painting, Balloons and Pony Rides (these activities are in the open field on University Drive)  

Please RSVP to

Cookbook Fundraiser

We are selling ‘Sweet Enough – Less sugar, more taste’ as a fundraiser for the centre. This 168-page book contains over 80 delicious recipes of baking favourites, but with excess sugar removed. The recipes are practical and use readily available ingredients. Every recipe is accompanied by a large colour photo, and space for personal notes. The book is available through ECLC, and at our Open Day for $40 each. Please place your order with Maria, or by emailing More information about the book can be found at