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

The following programs are offered for Session #4 (March-April)

 

 

 

Kids Konnection - KK001

Kids Konnection is a small group setting with a ratio of 1 educator to 8 children, aged 3 to 5 years (without their parents). Children will have the opportunity to partake in a variety of activities, such as language through songs and stories, art, sensory play, free play while engaging and socializing with their peers, and basic routines that will help to prepare them for entering kindergarten. The Registered ECE engages the children, taking into consideration individual personalities, learning styles and interests of each child, in order to create a program that gives each child a sense of belonging. This program 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: Fridays 9:30 am-11:30 am

Duration: 8 weeks

Cost: $160

Location: Willow Room

Infant Massage - IM001

Join a Certified Infant Massage Instructor to learn the art of forming secure relationships through infant massage techniques. Improve baby’s sleep, relieve gas, and other symptoms of infant stress.

Age: Newborn to 9 months

Time: Wednesdays 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

Duration: 4 weeks (starting March 21, 2018)

Cost: $60

Location: MCRC 410 Bronte St S - Dorset Park Room

Rock-A-Bye Babies - RBB001/RB002/RB003

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 the content will change, so there is an opportunity to join the program multiply times. This is a small private class.

Age: 6-12 months

Time: - Tuesdays 2:30 pm-3:30 pm
- Wednesdays 1:30pm-2:30pm
Thursdays 1:00pm-2:00pm

Duration: 7 weeks

Cost: $80

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

Busy Fingers Busy Feet - BF001/BF002/BF003

Babies learn best by using all their senses. Busy Fingers 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 free opportunities for babies to express themselves this stimulates further brain development, language and independence. A Registered Early Childhood 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 that will be captured through documentation for you to take home. This is a small private class.

Age: 9 -12 months

Time: - Mondays 9:15 am-10:30 am
Mondays 11:00 am-12:15 pm
            - Tuesdays 11:00am-12:15pm

Duration: 7 weeks (unless statutory holiday on Monday or other program shut down, prices will be adjusted accordingly)

Cost: $100

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

Messing Around - MA001

Together with your toddler, come and experience new materials, textures, music, and activities that will engage all their senses. In this play-based environment, qualified staff provide a variety of activities that promote learning through exploration while stimulating your toddler’s sense of adventure. Get ready for seven sessions of learning, experimentation, getting messy and having fun!
This is a small group class.

Age: 18-24 months

Time: Monday 9:15 am -10:30 am

Duration: 7 weeks

Cost: $95

Location: MCRC 410 Bronte St S  - Birch Room

Rhythms and Rainbows - RR001

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. In addition, children will explore music through play props, singing, and dance. You and your child will be inspired by the “arts” while spending quality time together.
This is a small group class.

Age: 12-18 months

Time: Wednesday 11:00-12:15 

Duration: 7 weeks

Cost: $95

Location: MCRC 410 Bronte St S - Birch Room 

Discover Together - DT001/DT002

Are you and your child curious and have a need 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. This program is facilitated by a Registered Early Childhood Educator as well as an Artist as part of our Artist and Child Together initiative on Wednesdays only.  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: - Tuesdays 9:15 am -11:15 am
Wednesdays 9:15 am- 11:15 am

Duration: 7 weeks

Cost: $120

Location: MCRC 410 Bronte St S - Hawthorne Room      

Cooking Up A Story - CUS001

Join us for weekly theme stories complemented by preparing a recipe. We will summarize each book, followed by a related activity, experiment or art project and a cooking activity! Parents assist in the recipe preparation and role model tasting new foods to encourage healthy eating habits. Ages 2 - 4 years, younger siblings not yet crawling may attend.

Age: 2-4 years

Time: Thursday 9:30am-11:00am

Duration: 7 weeks Cost: $100

Location: MCRC 410 Bronte St S - Hawthorne Room

Learning Letters and Numbers Through Play - LNTP001/LNTP002 *NEW PROGRAM*

Join this interactive program where children and families will build on songs, stories and rhymes using open ended materials, play props and equipment that fosters learning. Participate in gross motor activities, small group time and purposeful activities with a focus on literacy and numeracy. Families will have the opportunity to create fun and exciting activities to take home and continue the learning.

Age: 2-3 years

Time: Monday 9:30am-11:00am (starting March 19th 2018)
Thursday 9:30am-11:00am Duration: 7 weeks

Cost: $90

Location: MCRC 410 Bronte St S - Bronte Room