Baby and Toddler: Programs and Resources in Toronto and the GTA

Avenue Road Arts School

460 Avenue Road, Toronto, ON, Canada

Visual and performing arts programs for kids, teens, and adults run by professional artist-educators. After-school and weekend classes, plus summer camps and school-break camps.

Network Child Care Services: Just Kids Centre

1695 Keele Street, York, ON, Canada

Nonprofit, licensed child-care centre and before- and after-school care for children ages 18 months to 6 years at Keele Street and Rogers Road. Operated by Network Child Care Services, a child-care provider with 14 quality, licensed centres and 70+ affiliated private home-care locations.

PUPPETS-COOL!

53 Roseborough Crescent, ON, Canada

Kids learn the art of puppetry and film animation at 90-minute hands-on puppet workshops for schools, child-care centres, day camps, and birthday parties.

WEE WATCH BRAMPTON

Brampton, ON, Canada

Wee Watch child care is designed to respond to the needs of each child in care, and is based on the simple premise that Private Home Day Care is the most appropriate form of child care for infants and young children. The home environment, combined with the small number of children, offers the flexibility and personal attention that is needed to ensure that the schedule and activities cater to the individual child’s development and wellbeing. Wee Watch Providers provide a warm, safe and stimulating atmospher

AGO – Art Gallery of Ontario

317 Dundas Street West, Toronto, ON, Canada

One of the most distinguished art museums in North America, the AGO offers family-friendly exhibits and hands-on art-making for visitors, plus weekend art classes, yoga classes, and summer camps for kids, youth, and families.

NINJAZ Canada Inc.

6260 Hwy 7 #11, Vaughan, ON

Canada's first Ninja Warrior Course for Kids and Adults. Parkour, Rock Climbing, Slide & Play, Summer Camps, Mixed Martial Arts Classes and more.

Lawrence Park School

2180 Bayview Avenue, Toronto

Enriched Toddler and Preschool Programs, 2-5 mornings/week. Optional hot lunch, extended Music and Sportplay programs. Alternative, enriched Kindergarten M-F, 9am-2pm. Weekly summer camps. Caring, qualified teachers, low ratios, excellent indoor and outdoor facilities. Solid educational and social foundation for your children.

Interactive, Age Specific, Educational & FUN! Small group music classes with Early Childhood Music and “Orff” specialist. Drums, xylophones, and pretty much anything that can be struck, rubbed or shaken to make sound, plus creative movement, puppets & more! Sharing the joy of discovering music in the Beach & Leslieville for over 20 years. Newborn – Grade 3.

Making Music Together

Interplay School of Dance: 250 Davisville Ave. 5th Floor

Music & Movement for Young Children and the Adults Who Love Them! Songs, chants, movement & instrument play in a relaxed, fun environment! 9 Different Song Collections, 2 new CDs/Songbook each semester! Siblings under 10 months FREE! Birth - 5yrs. Mixed age & infant classes! Annex, Forest Hill, North Toronto, Cedarvale, Leaside, Rosedale & more.

Making Music Together

St. Clement’s Church, 70 St. Clements Avenue

Music & Movement for Young Children and the Adults Who Love Them! Songs, chants, movement & instrument play in a relaxed, fun environment! 9 Different Song Collections, 2 new CDs/Songbook each semester! Siblings under 10 months FREE! Birth - 5yrs. Mixed age & infant classes! Annex, Forest Hill, North Toronto, Cedarvale, Leaside, Rosedale & more.

The Delano Academy

28 Church Street South, Richmond Hill

Delano Academy is a co-educational & non-denominational private school with two locations. The PreAcademy 18-4 years of age in Richmond Hill and our Elementary school K-8 in Vaughan. Our enriched program offers students a head start to their education with rigorous curriculum standards and a global education. Nurturing & highly qualified teachers provide a safe environment where students receive truly custom and individualized education. Pre-Registration now open for 2016-2017 with limited enrollment. Class

GymKats

1659 Bayview Ave., Unit 200 Toronto ON

We offer recreational gymnastics classes and camps in a fun, active, and safe environment. Our team focuses on teaching gymnastics skills and progressions through child-friendly and fun progressions, in order to build a child’s confidence and athletic abilities. Through the school-year, we offer Recreational Gymnastics Classes for children 8 months old - 10 years old. We also offer Holiday, March Break, and Summer Camps, as well as Birthday Parties.

Drum and move, shake and groove! Let your rhythm shine! Hands-on, interactive rhythm-based programming for wellness, team building, leadership, community spirit or just plain fun for your party, seminar or community event. Drums and percussion provided! No musical experience necessary. For all ages.

Fun With Music Together

Leslieville - Yogamamas 1402 Queen Street East Studio B - 2nd Floor

Music Together is an internationally acclaimed, music and movement program for young children and the grown ups who love them! Mixed age classes include songs, rhythmic rhymes, movement, and instrument play. New music each semester - 9 collections in all! CD's and songbook included in tuition. Credit cards accepted.

Making Music Together

Classical Martial Arts: 1431 Yonge Street, Upper Level

Music & Movement for Young Children and the Adults Who Love Them! Songs, chants, movement & instrument play in a relaxed, fun environment! 9 Different Song Collections, 2 new CDs/Songbook each semester! Siblings under 10 months FREE! Birth - 5yrs. Mixed age & infant classes! Annex, Forest Hill, North Toronto, Cedarvale, Leaside, Rosedale & more.

Fun With Music Together

Etobicoke - 4943 Dundas Street West

Music Together is an internationally acclaimed, music and movement program for young children and the grown ups who love them! Mixed age classes include songs, rhythmic rhymes, movement, and instrument play. New music each semester - 9 collections in all! CD's and songbook included in tuition. Credit cards accepted.

Little Voices, Dancing Feet with Jodie Friesen

79 Hiawatha Rd, Toronto, ON, Canada

Interactive, Age Specific, Educational & FUN! Small group music classes with Early Childhood Music and “Orff” specialist. Drums, xylophones, and pretty much anything that can be struck, rubbed or shaken to make sound, plus creative movement, puppets & more! Sharing the joy of discovering music in the Beach & Leslieville for over 20 years. Newborn – Grade 3.

Drama Mamas, The

515 St. Germain Avenue, Toronto

We offer an engaging program of creative exploration, storytelling, role playing, movement, music and crafts. Each program actively engages kids to help build confidence, self-esteem, social and communication skills, and to foster the imagination - all in a fun & safe environment. Ages: 18 months+

Balls of Fun Inc.

3615 Laird Rd., Units 15–16, Toronto

At this kids' gym for children ages 6 months to 8 years, spark your child's enthusiasm for physical activity and ball-skill development! Balls of Fun is a 7,000-square-foot kindergym facility with separate gyms for toddlers and babies and for big kids. Parents can play, too! Open Tuesday through Sunday 9:30 am–7:30 pm for drop-in play. Camps, birthday parties, annual memberships, and structured programs available.

Fun With Music Together

Leslieville 2: Eve & Olivia's Cafe & Play Under 12 Months

Music Together is an internationally acclaimed, music and movement program for young children and the grown ups who love them! Mixed age classes include songs, rhythmic rhymes, movement, and instrument play. New music each semester - 9 collections in all! CD's and songbook included in tuition. Credit cards accepted.

Fun With Music Together

Riverdale - Eastminster United Church 310 Danforth Ave - Jackman Room

Music Together is an internationally acclaimed, music and movement program for young children and the grown ups who love them! Mixed age classes include songs, rhythmic rhymes, movement, and instrument play. New music each semester - 9 collections in all! CD's and songbook included in tuition. Credit cards accepted.

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