EarlyON Outdoor Programs

In-Person Programs

MCRC's EarlyON Child and Family Centre is currently offering virtual and outdoor in-person programming.

What to Expect When Returning to EarlyON

Indoor Programs:

* Indoor Programming has been suspended until further notice. *


Outdoor Programs in 4 Week Series:

All programs require registration and run in a 4 week series.  When you register for an in-person program you are registering for all 4 weeks.

Songs and Stories

Cute asian baby girl laughing and playing peekaboo or hide and seek with fun

Join us for a half hour of songs and stories together in the park.

These programs will not run in the rain. If it is raining at 8 am the program will be cancelled and an alternate program will be offered via zoom.

 Songs and Stories

Location: Scott Neighbourhood Park East, 143 Scott Boulevard, Milton
Age: Parents / Caregivers children ages 0-6

Toddler Songs and Stories

Location: Kinsmen Park 180 Wilson Drive, Milton
Age: Parents / Caregivers children ages 0-3

Preschool Songs and Stories

Location: Kinsmen Park 180 Wilson Drive, Milton
Age: Parents / Caregivers children ages 3-6

Fit and Fun at the Park

Asian father and his daughter stretching their arms and shoulders before exercising. Workouts and lifestyles concept. Happy family life and Health care concepts. Nature and Outdoors. Kid and dad having Fun with sport day.

Join in an energetic circle of physical movement songs and activities as we stay active and work on large motor skills. Activities may include yoga poses, exercise moves, dancing, action songs etc...

Age: Parents / caregivers and children ages 18 months to 6

Yoga Bears at the Park

Portrait of cute little Asian girl in purple t-shirt and pants joyfully doing basic yoga exercise on green yoga mat, smiling at camera on isolated white background

Yoga Bears is a 30-minute class, where we invite you and your child to explore the benefits of yoga.... kids’ style! Your child will have the opportunity to develop muscle strength and flexibility, improve stamina and concentration. We practice mindfulness and breathwork, which can help with self-regulation and problem solving. Most of all we'll have fun imagining how we can be different animals while learning these important skills!

Location: Bronte Meadows Park 165 Laurier Avenue, Milton
Age: Parents / Caregivers and children ages 3-6

Mother Goose Connect at the Park

African woman holding her baby wrapped in blanket in the park

Join our Educators as we learn new songs, rhymes and fingerplays while promoting parent child interactions. This program is a great way to connect with other new parents and seek support from our Educators.

Location: Bronte Meadows Park 165 Laurier Avenue, Milton
Age: Parents / Caregivers and children ages 0-18 months

Walk and Talk

Young mother exercises in a park. Wears blue-gray sport shoes, pushes a pram

Walking is good for the body and good for the mind! Join us for this weekly walk and opportunity to meet with other parents and connect with our Educators while improving your overall wellness.

Location: Scott Neighbourhood Park East, 143 Scott Boulevard, Milton
Age: Parents / Caregivers and children ages 0-6, in strollers or carriers

 

Exploring Mother Nature at MillPond

Little girl exploring art on a canvas

Join us on an exploration through the natural nooks and crannies of Mother Earth guided by an Educator and Artist and Children Together (ACT) Artist. See what nature has to offer by both walking as well as taking time to pause in nature's treed areas of exploration at Millpond. Noticing, slowing down, exploring, drawing, digging and painting are ways we can discover what Mother Nature has in store for us at Millpond.

This program runs in all weather so please dress appropriately.

Location: Millpond 210 Margaret Street, Milton
Age: Parents / caregivers and children up to the age of 6.

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