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Archiestown 5K 2015

Archiestown 5K 2015 This year’s 5K was held on Sunday 3rd June 2015 and we had phenomenal 132 runners, joggers and walkers of all abilities taking part on the day. This is our biggest entry to date which will be a great boost to the Knockando Playgroup funds and we would like to apologise for […]

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Coffee Morning

We are holding a coffee morning in Rothes Church Hall on Saturday 28th February 2015 from 10am until 12 Noon.  Admission will be £1.50 for Adults and £1.00 for children.  There will also be a sales table, raffle and lucky cards.  All proceeds will go to Playgroup funds.  Hope to see you there.

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Archiestown 5K 2014

This year’s 5K was held on Sunday 8th June 2014 and we had 82 runners, joggers and walkers of all abilities register. This is our biggest entry to date which will be a great boost to the Knockando Playgroup funds. The weather was kind to us again this year but was perhaps just a bit […]

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Zoolab Visit

On Wednesday 19th March 2014 the children were visited by Sam and some of his friends from Zoolab. There was John the Giant African Snail, Buzz Lightyear the Madagascan Cockroach, Victoria the Tarantula, Sebastian the Hermit Crab, Thor the Giant Millipede, Rambo the Toad, Milky Bar the Corn Snake and Paige the Rat. The children […]

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Archiestown 5K 2013

This year’s 5K was held on Sunday 14th July 2013 and we had 67 runners, joggers and walkers of all ages and abilities participating in the event in glorious conditions. The event was once again supported by the ‘Still Running’ Dufftown Jogscotland group. This year’s race was won by local lad Kenny Wilson (Moray Road […]

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Summer Trip 2013

  After consulting with parents and giving the children the final choice we went on the Keith & Dufftown Railway, Choo, Choo! We met at Dufftown Railway Station and headed off on the Train to Keith at 0930 hours. The children all enjoyed the journey and were given a booklet from the railway staff so […]

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Archiestown 5k 2013

It’s that time of year again and we are holding the Archiestown 5K on Sunday 14th July 2013. This year the race will be the first part of the new Speyside Series with Dufftown 5 Hills/5 miles on Wednesday 17th July 2013 and the Knockando Multi Sports Club Windfarm Run/Walk on Sunday 15th September 2013. […]

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Tea and Competitions

We are are holding a Tea and Competitions in Archiestown Hall on Saturday 9th March 2013. Entry £1. Star Prize – £50 voucher. Doors open 6.45pm, eyes down 7.30pm. All proceeds will go to the playgroup. Hope to see you there!

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Committee meeting

Please note that the next committee meeting is due to be held on Wednesday 30th Jan at 7.00pm in the playroom. Please take the time to come along. Its more fun than you think.

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Bingo and a raffle

At  7 PM On Friday 1st February 2013 there will be a quiz night at the Seafield Arms Hotel Rothes with all proceeds going to Knockando Playgroup. The cost is £2 Per Person and there will be bingo and a raffle. Donations to the raffle would be very welcome, Please hand to Chris at the […]

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