To register online:
Go to www.mcrc.on.ca/registration – or click the box on the right

The following programs are offered for July/August 2018

 

 

 

 

Kids Konnection - KK001/KK002

Kids Konnection is a small group setting with children aged 3 to 5 years (without their parents). Children will participate in a variety of activities, such as language through songs and stories, art, sensory play, and active play while socializing with other children, and practising basic routines that will help to prepare them for kindergarten. The Registered ECE engages the children, taking into consideration individual personalities, learning styles and interests of each child. This program also offers the child an opportunity to practice emotional self-regulation as they transition into being left on their own without the parent/caregiver.

Age: 36 -60 months (child must already be 3 years of age)

Time:
1) Friday 9:30 am-11:30 am
July session - 5 weeks
$100

2) Friday 9:30-11:30 am
August session - 4 weeks
$80

Location: MCRC 410 Bronte St S - Willow Room

Rock-A-Bye Babies - RBB001/RBB002

This interactive music program is designed to strengthen your baby’s listening skills, encourages adult and child bonding, while helping your baby to develop a sense of rhythm and beat through different musical experiences. Rock a Bye Babies introduces a variety of different music genres , playful musical activities using a variety of play props, creative movement, dancing, songs, and rhymes all led by a qualified Registered Early Childhood Educator. Each session is different and unique, so we encourage you to register for the program more than once!

Age: 6-12 months

Time:
1) Tuesday 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
July Session - 5 weeks
$57

2) Tuesday 1:00 pm- 2:00 pm
August Session - 4 weeks
$46

Location: MCRC 410 Bronte St S Birch Room –upstairs located at the south entrance of MCRC

Baby Milestones - BM001

Young babies grow and develop at a rapid rate and at this stage begin to explore their world with all of their senses. Follow these exciting changes and learn simple ways that you can promote healthy development. Participants will make a keepsakes of this special time you and baby have together, engage in activities and have the opportunity to connect guest speakers. This program will also offer you time to network with other parents of babies the same age in our community.

Age: 2-7 Months of age

Time: Wednesday 1:45 pm -3:00 pm
8 weeks
$110

Location: MCRC 410 Bronte St S Birch Room –upstairs located at the south entrance of MCRC

Busy Fingers Busy Feet - BF001/BF002

Babies learn best by using all their senses. This program gives babies time and space to explore a variety of sensory experiences that are age appropriate, and help to strengthen babies’ understanding of their world. By encouraging babies to express themselves this stimulates further brain development, language and independence. The Educator provides the right combination of play based experience, expertise and knowledge to make this one of our most popular programs! There is also a special keepsake of your baby’s first finger painting for you to take home.

Age: 9 -12 months

Time:
1) Wednesday 11:15 am -12:30 pm
July Session - 5 weeks
$72

2) Wednesday 11:15 am- 12:30 pm
August Session - 4 weeks
$58 

Location: MCRC 410 Bronte St S Birch Room - upstairs located at the south entrance of MCRC

 

Rhythms and Rainbows - RR001/RR002

Let’s explore the world of art! This program introduces your child to a variety of different painting techniques, art mediums (such as clay, collage, pastels), and much more. All materials used in the program are safe, nontoxic and age appropriate. Adding to the art experience children will explore music through play props, singing and dance. You and your child will be inspired by the “arts” all while engaging and spending quality time together. This is a small private class.

Age: 12-18 Months of age

Time:
1)
Thursday 11:15 am -12:30 pm
July Session- 5 weeks
$68

2)Thursday 11:15 am – 12:30 pm
August session- 4 weeks
$55

Location: MCRC 410 Bronte St S - Birch Room 

Discover Together - DT001/DT002

Are you and your child curious and want to learn and discover new things together? Preschoolers’ are always asking “why” and wanting to know more about their world, Discover Together nurtures this natural curiosity through a variety of play based activities. Come explore preschool math and language and the connection between the two, as well as science, singing and lots of other exciting choices in a rich child centered environment. Children at this age like to make choices and decisions for themselves as this helps with their self-esteem and confidence, our curriculum allows children to freely express themselves and partake in activities that inspire them. An Artist as part of our Artist and Child Together initiative will facilitate art exploration with the children.

Please note: Younger siblings may attend. Please register the oldest child only up to age 6 no yet attending grade 1 Discover Together fees include 1 adult with no more than two children. For families with more than 2 children participating an additional fee will apply.

Age: 2-6 years (1 younger sibling may attend)

Time:
1) Tuesday 9:30 am – 11:30 am
July session - 5 weeks
$86

2) Wednesday 9:30 am- 11:30
August session - 4 weeks
$68

Location: MCRC 410 Bronte St S - Willow Room

 

Creative Child - CC001/CC002

Are you looking for a fun program that your preschooler (3-5 years of age) attends on their own? Creative Child allows children to build confidence, relationships with other children and thrive in an environment that is focused around children making choices. Each week children will have the opportunity to explore and discover activities based around fun and engaging topics that will excite your preschooler. Register for July (5 weeks), August (4 weeks) or for all 9 weeks of summer fun.

Age: 36 -60 months (child must already be 3 years of age)

Time:
1) Wednesday 9:30 am-11:30 am
July Session- 5 weeks
$125

Weekly Topics include:
1. Dinosaur Dig
2. Mold, Sculpt, Create
3. Super Scientists
4. Let’s get MESSY!
5. Stir, Mix, Enjoy

2) Wednesday 9:30 am-11:30 am
August session- 4 weeks
$100

Weekly Topics include:
1. Move your body
2. Under the sea explores
3. Do, Re, Mi- Music week
4. Cooking up a story

Location: MCRC 410 Bronte St S
Willow Room –upstairs located at the south entrance of MCRC

Discovering the Laungauge of Art - DLA001/DLA002

Artist and Child Together is a parent and child participation program where families discover, create and explore. In this small private class facilitated by MCRC’s Artist Joan Urquhart, participants will explore the process-orientated approach to creative exploration. Participants will engage in creative discovery of the main areas of artistic exploration- drawing, painting and sculpting.

Age: 30- 48 Months 

Time:
1)Tuesday 3:00 pm -4:15 pm
July Session- 5 weeks
$75

2) Tuesday 3:00-4:15pm
August Session- 4 weeks
$60

Location: MCRC 410 Bronte St S - Birch Room

Let's Get Messy - LGM001/LGM002

Did you enjoy the Messing Around program with your Toddler? Does your Preschooler enjoy exploring and getting messy? Come and discover with your preschoolers in an explorative, creative and sensory based program where children explore through a play based learning environment. Children will discover through materials, textures, paint and a variety of sensory activities that will stimulate their senses through exciting experiences.

Age: 24-36 Months 

Time:
1) Thursday 9:00am-10:30am
July Session- 5 weeks
$72

2)Thursday 9:00am-10:30am 
August Session- 4 weeks
$58

Location: MCRC 410 Bronte St S
Birch Room –upstairs located at the south entrance of MCRC