Mile­stones

Canning Times - - NEWS -

THE woman who goes by ‘Nana’ at Can­ning­ton Early Learn­ing Cen­tre has just cel­e­brated a decade in the job. 76-year-old Lor­raine Bur­rows (pic­tured) started her time vol­un­teer­ing at the cen­tre in 2008 and is still lov­ing ev­ery mo­ment of it. Now con­sid­ered part of the fur­ni­ture, ‘Nana’ con­tin­ues to be a favourite with chil­dren, fam­i­lies and ed­u­ca­tors alike. Ms Bur­rows said she had loved ev­ery mo­ment of her time at the cen­tre and trea­sured the bonds she had formed with the fam­i­lies and kids. “It has be­come my ex­tended fam­ily. The staff are very friendly and make me feel loved and a part of the fam­ily,” she said.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Australia

© PressReader. All rights reserved.