Under Fives

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Crèche at Sunday Services

A supervised crèche is provided at the 9am and 11am Sunday services for babies and children aged 2 years and under. Throughout the year except school summer holidays.


Our children’s programme for 3 to 7 years at the 9am and 11am service. Lots of crafts, play and stories based on the Bible.

Mainly Music

Songs and action rhymes for babies and children under 5 years. Starts at 10am on Tuesdays and runs for 30 minutes followed by morning tea for children and parents. Cost $3 donation per family per session. During school term only.


Our playgroup is set up for indoor and outdoor play throughout the year. Babies, pre-schoolers and their caregivers can attend one 2½ hour session per week on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday or Friday. Cost $3 per family per session. During school term only.


School Children

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J Team

For children aged 7 to 11 years. Plenty of crafts, Bible stories, songs, fun and games. Every Sunday at 9am and 11am.


An afterschool programme  Tuesday to Thursday for children for school age children. A walking bus leaves from outside the BHB library after school. Children need to be pre-registered. The service is free but donations help to keep it going! We provide afternoon tea, homework help, fun and games and a safe place to wait for parents to pick up.

School Holiday Programme

An action packed week long programme for school age children run twice a year in the first week of the July and September school holidays. It is essential to register in advance as it books out quickly. Parents are also welcome to the parents café where they can pop in for coffee and cake when they drop the kids off. The programme is action packed with songs, drama, crazy games, teaching, crafts and more.

The October Holiday Programme “Maker Fun Factory’ is on 2 – 6 October, 9am – 12.30pm. For the flyer for the information is here. The registration form is here. Print it, fill it in, sign it and send to claire@cots.org.nz.

Our Junior Leadership programme is running again this programme. Leaders registration form is here.  All leaders are required to attend the training.