Mairangi Bay Holiday Programme

Windsor Park Baptist Church
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Experience LEGO® Like Never Before, watch your children grow and become inspired through STEAM based fun learning.

Our Bricks 4 Kidz holiday programme at Windsor Park is the place your Master Builders have dreamt of! With an epic vault of LEGO® and challenges awaiting, come and build up a storm these July school holidays.

Children learn the best through play-based learning and through collaborating together to create something amazing! That’s why our STEAM hands-on LEGO® building activities are completely focused on building the world around us. Every day is filled with a unique variety of activities to keep the creativity rolling.

Let your child’s curiosity explore and let them become inspired through STEAM based challenges that have many developmental benefits through problem solving, team work, and innovative thinking. 

July 2022 Mairangi Bay Holiday Programme

Windsor Park Baptist Church – Kauri Room 

Address: 550 East Coast Road, Mairangi Bay, Auckland

Single Day Registration: $70/Day
Full Week Special: $325/for 5 days

Buddy Up Special – 10% off: $63/Day or $300/week
(Press the button below and receive a further 10% discount when you and a friend sign up together)

11-22 July, From 9:00am to 4:00pm
(Early drop-offs & late pickups available for an additional $8)

Please provide a drink bottle and enough food for morning tea, lunch and afternoon tea. Pre-ordered hot lunches are also available.

LUCKY DRAW for 6 X Smiggle Vouchers!

Enrol your child into our July holiday programme at Windsor Park Baptist Church, and you could be one of the lucky 6 people to #WIN a $30 Smiggle Voucher.

Every single day booking is one entry, for a BONUS entry, enrol your child with a buddy!

Promotion ends at 11.59pm Friday 8 July 2022.

July Holiday Programme Theme: Real-life Heroes

Each superhero represents an inspiring icon on earth who have carved the way for the students of today, to be become innovators and problem solvers of tomorrow.

From Nobel Laureates to Olympic and Guinness World Record Breakers, with our new and exciting activities on offer, kids will be become their own empowered hero.

Bricks 4 Kidz is giving children the opportunity to explore the fun of science! Each day we will conducting themed experiments that will make your kids go “wow”. From exploring thermoregulation and making snow to even replicating a natural disaster by making a volcano erupt through a chemical reaction; kids get to increase their fundamental knowledge on some of the great wonders of the world.

Windsor Park truly is the discovery centre for building our imagination and aligning our attitudes with the heroes we learn about!

Week 1: Real-life Heroes – Nobel Laureates

11 – 15 July 2022

In week one, we will explore Nobel Laureates and the amazing work they do in the fields of physics, chemistry, medicine, literature and peace.

Agent of Peace

Monday, 11th July

Diana, princess of Amazonia, is proud to introduce us to Maria Ressa and Dmitry Muratov. Just as our hero fights off the evil in the world, so to do our current Peace Laureates, recognized for their journalistic work which safeguards our rights for freedom of expression, standing up for democracy and lasting peace.

Climate Action Man

Tuesday, 12th July

What does our aqua hero and Physics Laureates Syukuro Manabe and Klaus Hasselmann have in common? Their work in protecting our environment of course! Join the team – the climate action superheroes – as we look at how we can play our part in protecting the environment.

Spidey's Chemistry Lab

Wednesday, 13th July

Join this friendly neighbourhood hero as he heads to the chemistry lab to discover the work of Chemistry Laureates Benjamin List and David MacMillan, as well as share some of his superpower spiderweb chemistry tricks with us.

Elsa's Tale of Temperature

Thursday, 14th July

Why is Elsa so excited by Medicine & Phsyiology Laureates David Julius and Ardem Patapoutian work? Could their discoveries of receptors for temperature and touch help her take control of her ice powers? Join us as we discover methods of capturing and controlling temperatures.

Super Explosive Adventures

Friday, 15th July

Why did this superhero come to Earth? What would you do if a volcano erupted or a tsunami hit the shore? The man of steel introduces us to Nobel Literature Laureate Abdulrazak Gurnah, as we explore what it means to be a refugee, including builds and science experiments of natural disasters that could lead to evacuating ones home.

Bricks 4 Kidz Holiday Programme also available at Albany Creativity Centre (325 Albany Highway, Rosedale, Auckland).

Date: 11-22 July, 9:00am – 4:00pm.
(Early drop-offs & late pickups available)

Week 2: Real-life Heroes – Olympic and Guinness Record breakers

Monday – Friday, 18 – 22 July 2022

In week two we will be inspired by Olympic and Guinness Record breakers, to discover our own talents and to keep pushing our own limits to reach our true potential.

Incredible Strength

Monday, 18th July

This green goliath is so excited to present real-life record-breaking strongmen and women with us on this day of strength challenges! Do you have what it takes to be the ultimate strength builder. Just how strong can we build? Will our builds hold up to the challenges, or crumble under an ultimate smash?

Sonic Speed

Tuesday, 19th July

Sonic Speed! Join the world’s fastest Hedgehog as he discovers the world’s fastest humans of all time. This cheeky hedgehog has some speed challenges planned for our builds as well, putting Lego physics to the test as we race our builds and crown the ultimate Speed Champion!

Wizarding Smarts

Wednesday, 20th July

Join Harry on this journey of IQ discovery, where we will explore how his understanding of the game of chess helped his friends, what it takes to be a Chess Master, whether Einstein played chess and how to create and play IQ games that test our smarts with LEGO.

Buzz's Space Adventure

Thursday, 21st July

Buzz is pretty excited to have his own movie this year, but he’s even more excited to share with us his favourite out-of-this-world record breakers! Let’s hop on board as he takes us on a space adventure to meet record breaking Astronaut superstars!

LEGO Ninja Stealth

Friday, 22nd July

The LEGO ninjas are back to share tips and tricks on stealth. They will share with us stealth tactics from the ancient wisdom of martial arts to the latest technology of light bending materials being developed and tested by military forces in this action packed final day for our Winter Holiday Programme.

Bricks 4 Kidz Holiday Programme also available at Albany Creativity Centre (325 Albany Highway, Rosedale, Auckland).

Date: 11-22 July, 9:00am – 4:00pm.
(Early drop-offs & late pickups available)

Our Core STEAM Holiday Programme Offerings

Hands-on Science Projects

In our Science Stations, we encourage scientific thinking to understand our world.

We hypothesise and test our predictions through hands-on experiments. We experiment with gravity, magnets and various other forces to understand cause and effect. We experiment with chemistry with explosive reactions.

Hands-on Engineering Projects

In our Engineering Stations, we experience hands-on engineering fundamentals as we build moving models using LEGO® Bricks.

We use specialised LEGO® Technic pieces and motors to explore principles of engineering and physics while developing creativity, problem solving and critical thinking skills.

Creative and Building Challenges

A creative building provides children with the opportunity to design, develop, construct and implement their innovative ideas. We motivate children to follow their creative direction and inspire them to build their imagination. We foster team work and collaboration, build up students self-confidence, presentation and communication skills.

Benefits of Bricks 4 Kidz® Holiday Programmes

Children learn best when having fun! Play is our foremost objective

Inspires growth mindset through design and critical thinking

Reinforces science, technology, engineering, art and maths concepts

Shapes innovative and creative thinkers for the future

Builds self-confidence, presentation and communication skills

Develops information processing and problem-solving skills

Fosters teamwork and collaboration

Sparks imagination and creativity

Provides a safe, enriching environment to create and play