Back to School Guide 2018




Preparing for the school year isn’t always easy! To help, here's our ultimate back to school guide with the best after-school programs and classes for kids including sports, performing arts, music, art, enrichment programs, STEM programs and much more! Find all the must-have gear and apparel for lunch time meals, and discover everything you need to head back to school in style.You'll also find Parent Resources to ensure a smooth transition into the new school year, fun lunch recipes and more!

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Academics & Enriched Learning
Art & Music
Dance, Stage & Theatre 
Other Fun Programs
Sports, Fitness & Gymnastics
STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering & Math)
Parent Resources, Shopping and Recipes







Brain Power Enrichment Programs Ltd.
Lebovic Campus
9600 Bathurst Street, Suite #313
Vaughan, ON L6A 3Z8
905-303-5457 | www.brainpower.ca


A different way of thinking! With more than 30 years of success, Brain Power is an innovative leader in after-school enrichment education for bright and gifted students from Grades 1 - 12. Subjects include: English Language Arts, Math & Problem Solving, Robotics, Coding, & Aerospace, Entrance Exam Preparation. More info

 

Explorum at La Citadelle Academy
36 Scarsdale Road
Toronto, ON M3B 2R7
416-386-0886 | www.explorum.ca


EXPLORUM offers fun and educational extracurricular science programs in French. Children carry out experiments while strengthening their French language skills. Energetic and knowledgeable presenters lead interactive and stimulating hands-on science experiments; children are exposed to French, learn about everyday science concepts and realise that science is all around us, even where we don't expect it. Sign up for Scientastic Saturdays! More info

 

Magic Languages
22 Woodlawn Avenue East, Unit 304
Toronto, ON M4T 1C1
416-889-7873 | www.magic-languages.com


Magic Languages is an academy we created to teach efficiently a language (Spanish and French) for kids and babies of age 1 to 12. We give the lessons by integrating them in amazing activities, games, and original songs but with a specific methodology to learn the language. We create a happy and immersive environment, where kids and babies will learn the new language, unaware of making any effort to do so. Our methodology will make use of the natural process of language acquisition by your children. In our active classes, students magically learn the language. More info

 

Oak Learners
394 Royal York Rd.
Etobicoke, ON M8Y2R3
416-820-5233 | www.oaklearners.ca


Oak Learners is a private alternative school and learning center in Etobicoke. We aim to nurture growth by developing individuality and promoting community.  Mindfulness and self-expression are at the heart of our center. Oak Learners offers a creative learning atmosphere, working with your child's unique learning style to inspire their strengths and interests through our Bridge the Gap alternative school program, tutoring, day camps, art classes, yoga, and workshops. More info

 

Russian School of Mathematics Toronto
1585 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON M4T 1Z9
416-800-9119 | www.russianschool.com


The Russian School of Mathematics is an award-winning, after-school math program for K-12 students. Recently named "among the top schools in the world" by the Johns Hopkins CTY, we help children of all levels excel in mathematics. By guiding our students to derive new concepts based on those they learned before, we promote understanding over memorization. Algebra is introduced in elementary school, when kids are best at grasping abstract concepts. More info

 

Spirit of Math
Various Locations
Greater Toronto Area
416-223-1985 | www.spiritofmath.com


Looking for a stronger Math Program? Problem Solved. There are many tutoring services and worksheet based programs for students who are struggling with math. But what about students who are bright and gifted, yearning to learn more? Spirit of Math challenges these students in Grades 1-11, introducing them to important math concepts and giving them the foundation to tackle increasingly complex topics. More info

 

Toronto Debate Academy
306 Consumers Rd
North York, ON M2J 1P8
647-405-0723 | www.torontodebateacademy.com


The Toronto Debating Academy offers classes for students of diverse skill levels. Our in person classes are run in exclusive partnership with Olympiads School in North York and our online classes are run in partnership with Inside Out. Weekly classes involve speaking drills, practice debates and seminars designed to develop students’ knowledge of crucial subject areas and strategic skills. Free trial class available. More info

 

Math+ - Department of Mathematics at U of T
40 St George St., Toronto, ON
416-978-4948 | mathplus.math.toronto.edu


Our programs inspire students from Grades 1 - 12 to explore the world of mathematics in a fun, hands-on and exploratory way. They are offered by one of the world's leading mathematics research departments and draw from mathematics research and exploration resources. Whether you are seeking to encourage a mathematical shy student or to challenge a student who wants to dive into competition based mathematics we have a program for you. More info

 


Camp Tournesol School Year French Programs
366 Revus Ave – Unit 25 Mississauga, L5G 4S5
905-891-1889 | www.camptournesol.ca/our-programs/school-year-programs
We are excited to bring our unique brand of Summer French Fun to our School Year French enrichment program! Boost Your Child’s Confidence With Our School Year French Program. From reading and singing, to crafts and card games, Camp Tournesol’s French School Year Program gives your child a fun and friendly place to learn and practice French outside of the classroom. By immersing your child in French early, you instill within them the confidence to speak a new language and to master a new skill.


The German International School Toronto
980 Dufferin Street, Toronto, ON  
416-922-6413 | www.gistonline.ca
The German International School Toronto is a private, co-educational, German immersion school which provides students with a unique international perspective by combining the best of both the Canadian and German curricula. Non-denominational and co-educational, the German International School Toronto teaches German and English-speaking students side by side and offers its students a seamless transition into both the Canadian and the European school systems.


I.M. Success Tutoring
2271 Bloor Street West, 2nd Floor, Toronto, ON M6S 1P1
416-803-9043 | www.imsuccesstutoring.com
How can we help your child? We provide children ages 5-12 with customized 1-1 in-home mentor-tutoring in West Toronto and Etobicoke. Our goal is to build your child’s confidence and academics through interest-based learning. Working as a team with your trained and caring mentor-tutor, your child’s self-esteem, learning styles, and learning skills will thrive. An initial assessment and goal plan will outline the steps to your child’s transformative success. Visit our website or call us to begin your child’s journey to success today!


Momentum Montessori
237 Sackville Street, Toronto, ON M5A 3G1
416-875-7272 | www.momentummontessori.ca
Momentum Montessori School is a preparatory school for families who wish to give their child the best opportunity to excel in the Ontario education system. Our academic CASA program consists of: Reading, Physical Education and Swimming, Life Skills, French, Music, Spanish, Mandarin, Writing, Mathematics, Arts and Crafts, Scientific Exploration and Discovery, Off Campus Excursions.


Room for Learning
720 Bathurst Street, Toronto, ON M5S 2R4
416-986-3622 | www.learning-room.org
We provide special education consultation and academic support to students of all abilities in Toronto. Consultations are designed for families, schools, and/or organizations (e.g. Child and Family Services) that are in need of support for a child or teen with respect to his/her educational and school experience. Visit our website for a complete list of our services.


Thorious
438 Parliament Street, Toronto, ON M5A 3A2!
647-479-9594 | www.thorious.com
Whether your child needs help for the first time or has struggled with math for years, Thorious can help. How do we do it? We are certified teachers and we know exactly how to pinpoint weaknesses and fix them once and for all. Kids stay motivated because our high tech approach is loads of fun and seeing their own progress will get them to work harder than ever. Book a free assessment for your 6-17 year old online today!

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Art Gallery of Ontario
317 Dundas Street West
Toronto, ON M5T 1G4
416 -979-6608 | www.ago.ca  


Whether you’ve never picked up a paintbrush or you’ve studied art for years, the AGO has a course for you. The Anne Tanenbaum Gallery School offers a broad range of courses in a fun and supportive environment that includes access to our galleries for added inspiration. Courses and workshops are offered for all ages, including babes and families, children, youth and adults. More info

 

Avenue Road Arts School
460 Avenue Road, Toronto, ON
416-961-1502 | www.avenueroadartsschool.com


Our large roster of visual and performing arts programs for kids and teens are carefully chosen and designed to offer students lots of choice, while incorporating a nice balance between challenging, creative, engaging, skill-based and fun classes. Programs teach children proper technical skills in both classical and latest studio approaches. Each student is encouraged to trust their own creative choices and develop their own unique, artistic voice. You'll find a list of all programs from our website. More info

 

The Clay Room
279 Danforth Ave, Toronto, ON  
416-466-8474 | www.theclayroom.ca


Looking for a fun way to spend the day with your kids or friends, drop by to paint, come make that treasured keepsake or special gift. The concept is simple: buy an inexpensive piece of functional ceramic ware and decorate it yourself using paints, tools and materials provided. If you’ve ever wanted to create a unique personalized ceramic piece but didn’t want to attend a long, structured pottery class, then THE CLAY ROOM is for you. We have a variety of over 300 white ceramic pieces and 60 paint colours to choose from. All our paints are non-toxic and dinnerware safe. More info

 

Fun With Music Together
8 Toronto Locations
416-283-0589 | www.funwithmusictogether.ca


Music Together® is an internationally recognized early childhood music program for infants, toddlers, preschoolers, kindergarteners, and the adults who love them. Music Together is committed to helping families, caregivers, and early childhood professionals rediscover the pleasure and educational value of informal music experiences. Music Together applies the latest research in early childhood music development to the program. A curriculum pioneer since 1987. Come join us and have Fun With Music Together! 8 locations in Toronto. Try a Free trial class! More info

 

GTA Photography Camps
24 Spadina Road Toronto, ON
416-546-9089 
https://gtaphotographyclasses.com/kids-teens


We offer some of the best photography and video programs for kids, and teens in Toronto, Chicago, and Ottawa! All of our programs are fun and interactive as we provide students with an amazing hands-on learning experience. Visit our website to see how you can be a part of the fun. From summers camps to after school programs, we have programs perfect for you! More info

 

Musical Munchkins
361 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, ON M4K 1P1
416-419-4742 | www.musicalmunchkins.ca


Enjoy the benefits of music with the fun-filled Musical Munchkins classes for children birth to 4 years. Music is known to play an important role in the emotional and mental development of babies and supports social and intellectual growth in children. Our nurturing environment with playful songs, fingerplays, action rhymes and musical instruments provide fantastic training for your child's memory, communication and language skills. Ask about our Free Trial Class. More info

 

Sesaya
10 Lurgan Drive, Toronto, ON
647-439-6346 | www.sesaya.com


Since 2004, Sesaya has enriched North York with private music programs and school arts. Sesaya has established a strong reputation for student-centred studio music programs taught by our team of dynamic, qualified - and yes, fun - instructors. We offer private, paired or small-group lessons in piano, guitar, cello and singing, at all skill levels. We pride ourselves on successfully preparing students for solo and ensemble performances and high-school entrance auditions. In addition to skills, Sesaya students develop musicianship and a love of musical collaboration that is evident to all who attend the annual concerts hosted and performed by Sesaya students to showcase and celebrate their learning. More info

 

The Town of Richmond Hill
Various Locations in Richmond Hill
905-771-8870 | www.RichmondHill.ca/RecGuide


Check out Richmond Hill’s fantastic programs! There really are things for all ages, abilities and interests to enjoy from sports to arts and outdoor recreation or learning a new skill. Richmond Hill’s instructors are High Five® certified. We offer: Arts, Basketball, Chess, Dance, Golf, Gymnastics, Languages, Martial Arts, Music, Outdoor Education, Performing Arts, Science, Sewing and Fashion, Skating, Soccer, Sports, Swimming, Technology, Tennis, Yoga and more. More info

 

Uncle Bear Art Center
100 Steelcase Rd East, Unit 202
Markham, ON L3R 1E8
647-955-5999 | www.ub-arts.com


Uncle Bear Art Center is a Toronto-based extracurricular art institution with kids' programs for ages 5-14 and teen & adult programs for students over 15. We offer a wide range of art classes (drawing, painting, pottery, fashion design, etc) for kids,teens and adults. We also offer Non-Art Kids Programs such as English, Grammar, and Creative Writing, Mathematics and Arithmetic, French and Chinese. More info


88 Keys Richmond Hill
70 East Beaver Creek, Unit 25, Richmond Hill, ON  
905-881-2893 | www.88keys.ca
88Keys provides music education to students of all ages - from infants to seniors! We specialize in research-based curriculums, teaching Yamaha, Kindermusik, and Suzuki. Contact us today for more information and to book your FREE no-obligation trial class


All Fired Up Paintable Ceramics
8 & 10 Brentwood Rd. North, Toronto, ON  
416-233-5512 | www.afu-ceramics.com
Looking for some creative fun?  Come on in and create with us!  No appointment, talent or experience is required! Paint some ceramics or try your hand at glass fusing, both are so much fun and easy to do! Our shelves are stocked with tons of fun, cool pieces for you to paint and we have a ton of glass for you to fuse with! Great for all ages.


Allegro Academy of Music and Art
2900 Steeles Ave East, #217, Thornhill
905-881-2226
www.allegroacademyofmusicandart.com
At Allegro Academy of Music and Art you will be offered MYC classes - Music For Young Children. In the MYC program, children's learning styles and needs are met through a multi-sensory approach. In MYC, children meet in small groups, in their own age category, once a week for an hour, accompanied by an adult (parent, grandparent or caregiver) who participates in the program.


Art Hub at Winged Canvas
91 Anderson Ave., Unit 12, Markham, ON
905-205-1231 | www.arthub.ca
Winged Canvas is an art hub for developing artists looking for further instruction or just the space to create! Join our After School Art Classes (flexible options and hours available) where students work in small groups according to their age and interests, with hands-on learning and teacher feedback. Or come create with us during our year-round PA Day Camps, or during our Winter, March Break, and Summer Art Camps. Register online today!


Art N' Smart Academy
35 West Pearce St., Unit 6, Richmond Hill, ON
905-597-0898 | www.artnsmart.ca
Art N' Smart is a place children can experience high quality visual and performing arts instruction in our inspiring, relaxing and encouraging environment. Classes are designed to provide children with skill level and age appropriate artistic experiences, while developing imagination and critical thinking. Children in our classes will receive customized one-on-one instruction in our small group classes by our expert artists and allow us to nurture your creative spirit. Whether your child already loves art or is just beginning their artistic journey, our one of kind program offers them a chance to grow. Try a Free trial class!


Art Works Art School
238 Jane Street, Toronto, ON M
416-766-0662 | www.artworksartschool.com
Art Works art School is a community based art school whose mandate is to introduce adults, teens and children to the enriching world of art in a positive, creative and healthy environment. We offer programs for toddlers, kids and teens.


Bamboo Bay
1515A Bayview Avenue, Suite 200W, Toronto, ON
416-901-1255 | www.bamboobay.ca
Bamboo Bay is a small and friendly school for creative expression. We offer art and music classes for children, teens, and adults. We are the perfect location for your entire family to express themselves creatively whether it’s through art, crafts or music. All classes are taught by dedicated teachers with experience teaching young children.


Beyond the Beat Music School
463 Woodbine Ave, Toronto, ON  
647-341-2264 | www.beyondthebeat.ca
Beyond the Beat is a music school and recording studio that focuses on artist development, instrument improvement and original music production. We offer: Private Lessons, Beat Making Classes, Production and Songwriting Classes, Recording and Production Studio services, YouTube Choir.


Canadian Contemporary School of Art
#6 – 109 Vanderhoof Ave, Toronto, ON M4G 2H2
416-740-0078 | www.ccsa.art
The Canadian Contemporary School of Art (CCSA) takes an innovative approach to art instruction and provides a warm and welcoming learning environment for kids and teens. We believe in creativity as an educational tool, one that builds a child’s confidence and the development of their problem-solving skills. Art-led interactions teach children to be imaginative and trust their intuitions. We offer programs in painting, Sculpting, Textile Printing, Fashion Designing, Cartooning and Comic Strip Making, Filmmaking, Stop Motion Animation, Puppetry, Photography, Architecture.


Casma Camps
306 Lawrence Ave. East, Toronto, ON  
416-454-3775 | www.casmacamps.com
We offer camps, after school programs, private training, weekly lessons and events in Toronto and the GTA. In following true Canadian traditions, we offer instruction for all of our programs in ENGLISH or FRENCH. Our mission is to foster a passion for youth in sport, art and music by helping develop their skills and guiding them on their path to success.


Ceramics Canada
385 Bloor St West, Unit 4B, Oshawa, ON
905-728-6939 | www.ceramicscanada.com
Welcome to Ceramics Canada; the only walk-in family friendly Fired Arts Studio in the Durham Region. Because we're a Fired Arts Studio, we offer so much more than paint your own pottery! We offer Potter and Art after-school classes for kids. Learn to paint and about new techniques! We also offer Pottery Wheel Classes.


Chorus Music Academy Inc.
595 Cityview Blvd, Unit # 6, Woodbridge, ON
905-553-7444 | www.chorusmusic.ca
At Chorus Music, our programs are designed for students of all ages, interests and skill levels alike. Students learn best and are motivated to practice when they are having fun with their musical journey. Hence we provide a full range of musical experience for our students, from individual lessons to ensembles, classical music to rock bands, traditional ear training to DJ mixing and mastering.


Clay with Me
80 Barton Avenue, Toronto, ON M6G 1P6
416-618-4258 | www.claywithmepotterystudio.com
Clay with Me is an Ceramics based studio in the heart of the Annex. We offer after school programs, birthday parties, plenty of family activities, PA Day Camps, March Break Camps and Summer Camp. All instruction is by qualified artists in a joyful and nurturing environment. Whether young or old, new to clay or with years of experience there is something here for you! Register your child for 6 week sessions, starting anytime. Available Mondays-Thursdays during the school year.


Crock A Doodle Paint Your Own Pottery Etobicoke
3422 Lake Shore Blvd. West, Toronto, ON M8W 3Z7
416-238-7608 | www.crockadoodle.com/etobicoke
Come on in to paint and play… add some colour to your day. There’s hands-on fun for everyone in our cool and colourful pottery painting studio. Imagine the fun you will have transforming ready-to-paint pottery pieces into amazing works of art. Ideal for Birthday Parties – Family Fun – Ladies Nights – Team Builders – Kids Class – School Events – Summer Camps - and more!


Freehand School of Art
3315 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON
Yonge-Lawrence Village Area
416-487-2533 | www.freehandart.ca
Our mission is to engage our students with the world around them using eye, mind and hand. In our technologically-driven society it is increasingly important to pause and reconnect with the material world. At Freehand, we are committed to nurturing creativity in young children and re-igniting it in everyone else. We provide a focused and informed approach to art instruction which allows students to discover the expressive possibilities of new materials and techniques. All of our instructors hold degrees in fine arts and/or education and are working artists.


Gymboree Play & Music
1213 Bayview Ave, Toronto, ON  
416-410-6386 | www.gymboreeclasses.com
Gymboree Play & Music offers a progression of developmentally appropriate play, music and arts classes for children and their parents. Gymboree Play & Music has been fostering creativity and confidence in children ages 0-5 for over 30 years. Today there are over 550 locations in 30 countries, making us the global leader in early childhood development programs. Our program directors collaborate with the national child development expert Zero to Three and have developed class curriculum to ensure our programs provide the best support and early enrichment education to children and their parents. 


Kurshnir Art Studio
81 Brisbane Road, Unit 6, North York, ON  
416-271-1749 | www.kushnirstudios.com
Kushnir Studios is a warm and inviting space where students of all ages (kids, teens and adults) can experience high quality visual art instruction in a relaxed and nurturing environment. Students can choose from and experiment with many different art mediums.


Living Arts Centre  
4141 Living Arts Drive, Mississauga, ON
888-805-8888 | www.livingartscentre.ca
Our preschool, family and children’s courses and workshops are a perfect way to introduce your child to the arts and help them express their creativity. We offer programs in Arts, Photography, Dance, Drama, Filmmaking and more!


Little Voices - Dancing Feet
3 Toronto Locations:
Kew Park, Queen and Woodbine
416-461-9989 | www.littlevoices.ca
Interactive, Age-specific, Educational, and FUN! Small group classes with Early Childhood Music and “Orff” specialist in the Beach & Leslieville areas. Clapping, tickling, bouncing, rocking, peekaboo & dancing with scarves, puppets, and playing drums, shakers, tambourines, bells, rainsticks, and much more, for the little ones. Singing games, and improvising & playing rhythms on xylophones, drums, and pretty much anything that can be struck, rubbed or shaken to make sound, for school age children (musical literacy will be introduced). Jodie Friesen has been delighted to share the joy of music with young children (newborn to Grade 3) for over 25 years.


Making Music Together
Multiple Locations  
416-833-1231 | www.makingmusictogether.com
Music Together® is an internationally celebrated, research-based early-childhood music & movement program which recognizes that all children are musical. Children & caregivers share songs, chants, movement & lots of instrument play in a relaxed, fun environment with developmentally appropriate activities that support the unique learning styles of each child. Classes are mixed-age for children birth-5yrs or specialized Infant classes up for babies up to 6 months. Outstanding new music collection each semester with 2 CDs, digital music files & songbook included!


Mess For Fun 
73 Alness Street, Unit # 3, North York, ON  
416-736-7101 | www.messforfun.com
Mess For Fun is the only Ceramic Studio with an Indoor Playground equipped with slides, bouncy castle, toys, costume closet and more. We have the best of both worlds! Mess For Fun’s ceramic studio is open to people of all ages. Our Paint your own Bisque pottery in our ceramic studio is a great way to get your creative juices flowing!Join us at Mess For Fun on PA days!


Music Circles - Voice and Piano Lessons! with ReBecca!
Cedarvale/Forest Hill, Toronto, ON  
647-467-6464 | www.musicwithrebecca.com
Music with ReBecca offers a number of other music and drama classes including Music Circles for tots and drama presentations where we create plays based on our imaginations or already existing stories! We help prepare children and adults for auditions either for a role or for a performing arts school along with teaching the basics of musical theory - all while boosting my students' self-esteem and confidence.


Picasso's Garage
Garage Studio - 525 Hillsdale Ave. East, Toronto, ON 
647-272-0885 | www.picassosgarage.com
We offer After-School art programs for kids in grades 1 to 6 (various levels offered). Each session features a series of great artists (i.e. Grant Wood, Timothy Raines, Josef Albers, Bosch). While learning Art History, your children will create their own masterpieces and have fun at the same time! Register now for Fall! Sessions run from September 23 to December 9 (11 weeks).


Roseneath Theatre
651 Dufferin Street, 3rd Floor, Toronto, ON M6K 2B2
416-686-5199 | www.roseneath.ca
Roseneath Theatre is a not-for-profit charitable organization that has been producing work of the highest quality for children and their families, teachers and communities since 1983. Roseneath Theatre produces award-winning professional plays on social justice and equity themes that tour to schools across Ontario, Canada and the US. Our local family programs include PA Day, March Break and Summer Drama Camps for kids 6-12 as well as a Youth Leadership program for young people 12-18.


Richmond Hill Art School
10271 Yonge St. Unit 205, Richmond Hill, ON  
416-845-6913 | www.richmondhillartschool.com
Richmond Hill Art School offers a wide range of children art classes from SK-Grade 12. Art programs are designed for all skill levels from beginner to portfolio preparation. Our certified teachers keep students engaged and entertained by creating a balance between acquiring art skills, using a variety of mediums and art forms, and learning art history and art theory.


Rosetta School of Visual Arts
1580 Kingston Road, Toronto, ON M1N 1S2
416-832-2362 | www.rosetta-art.ca
We strive to inspire the spirit of learning, stimulate curiosity and courage, and provide a restful and welcoming destination for students of all ages and walks of life. Our wide selection of courses can accommodate many individual requirements and situations. Our Kids’ Program is designed to spark creativity, allowing kids to express their own ideas and imagination through courses that will introduce specific art fundamentals and techniques such as colour mixing, painting, drawing, sculpture. Our students are encouraged to sharpen their observation skills and challenge their perceptions of the visual world.


Snider School of Music
3225 Yonge Street, Toronto, ON  
416-483-6927 | www.sniderschoolofmusic.com
Learn the music you always wanted to learn in a relaxed, music-minded atmosphere in the heart of North Toronto. Snider School of Music teaches both private (1 on 1) lessons and group lessons (Rock Band Classes & Group Ukulele). There is no registration fee for new students, and all levels and ages are welcome.


TB West Community Services
20 Starview Lane North York, ON 
416-319-5154 | www.facebook.com/TB-West-Community-Services
TB West Focuses on providing children, youth and families access to fun, affordable and equitable recreational activities in the Weston Mount Dennis Community. From Dance, Arts and Sports programs to Summer programs we pride ourselves in providing memories for our participants as well as supports that help develop leadership and civic engagement qualities.


Toronto Singing Academy
2150 Steeles Ave. West, Unit #19, Vaughan, ON L4K 2Y7
416-833-3504 | www.torontosingingacademy.com
Do you want to learn how to sing like a PRO? Are you interested in boosting your self-esteem & confidence? Toronto Singing Academy offers a full range of some of the best vocal lessons in Toronto. We have over 15 years of experience and a proven track record in training kids, teens and adults. We specialize in vocal training in: Pop, Rock, R&B, Country, Gospel, Musical Theater etc. We help singers improve & build a powerful voice expression. Learn proper vocal techniques and how to sing better with professional training your voice deserves today! 


Yomi Yomi Canada
8131 Yonge Street, Suite 205, Markham, ON
647-643-7525 | www.yomiyomi.ca
Yomi Yomi looks at the developmental stages important to all aspects of a child’s growth (physical, intellectual, emotional and social development). Yomi Yomi provides a highly engaging and creative classes based on sensory and play based learning. Children are introduced to a wide array of materials, both familiar and unfamiliar, to stimulate their senses and imagination. We offer Art and Cooking programs.


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Avenue Road Arts School
460 Avenue Road, Toronto, ON
416-961-1502 | www.avenueroadartsschool.com


Our large roster of visual and performing arts programs for kids and teens are carefully chosen and designed to offer students lots of choice, while incorporating a nice balance between challenging, creative, engaging, skill-based and fun classes. Programs teach children proper technical skills in both classical and latest studio approaches. Each student is encouraged to trust their own creative choices and develop their own unique, artistic voice. You'll find a list of all programs from our website. More info

 

Liberty Junction Theatre Inc.
2453 Dunwin Drive
Mississauga, ON L5L 1T1
647-892-5582 | www.libertyjunctiontheatre.com


Liberty Junction Theatre offers performing arts programs for children, teens & adults, including summer theatre camps, musicals, plays, improv courses, acting for TV and film workshops, vocal training, and a Kinder Drama program for young children. We help kids & teens develop confidence, imagination & creativity in a non-competitive, friendly environment. Our specialized theatre programs will help you to flourish towards becoming a capable performer. More info

 

Great Big Theatre Company
Multiple Locations in the Greater Toronto Area
866-864-4282 | www.gbtc.com


Great Big Theatre Company has offered drama education programs for young people since 1994. Through the Fall, Winter and Spring, we provide a program of classes, which also include an option to participate in professional-quality productions. All our programs include plays, mime, improvisation, theatre games, musical theatre, work with simple sets and costumes, and a concluding public performance. In selected programs we also offer specializations such as storytelling, mask-making, rap, comedy, stage combat and video. Our program is designed so that each session covers new, exciting and challenging content. More info

 

Young Peoples Theatre Drama Programs
4 Toronto Locations
416-862-2222 | www.youngpeoplestheatre.ca


The YPT Drama School offers year-round drama classes in our Summer (ages 6 - 18), Fall-Winter-Spring (Grades JK - 12) and March Break sessions (Grades JK - 6). We also offer personal coaching sessions for academic or professional auditions, as well as writing, musical theatre and filmmaking classes. We have four locations for our Fall-Winter-Spring classes - Downtown Toronto, Etobicoke, North York and East Toronto. YPT Drama School is a founding member of the Toronto Association of Acting Studios (TAAS). More info


Bravo Academy for the Performing Arts
77 Samor Road, Unit 4, Toronto, ON M
647-350-7464 | www.bravoacademy.ca
Bravo Academy for the Performing Arts is Toronto’s premiere music theatre school for students of all ages and levels. Now located in our custom built state-of-the-art facility featuring its own Studio Theatre. We produce over 14 fully staged musicals per year and all programs are taught by professional teaching artists.  We offer music theatre, acting, and private music lessons to students of all ages. Advanced students can audition to take part in one of our elite Music Theatre Troupe programs.


Canadian Contemporary Dance Theatre
509 Parliament Street, Toronto, ON  
416-924-5657 | www.ccdt.org
The School of CCDT is the CCDT Toronto dance training centre where we also provide dance classes for children ranging from recreational to pre-professional in such disciplines as Royal Academy of Dance Ballet classes, Limón Modern (contemporary) classes, Jazz, Tap, Musical Theatre, and Hip Hop classes. Modern dance classes and Pilates Adult Drop-In dance classes are also offered in our Toronto dance studio.


Crow's Theatre
345 Carlaw Avenue, Toronto, ON M4M 2T1
647-341-7390 | www.crowstheatre.com/whats-on/family-kids
Crow's Theatre is a Theatre company with a new facility in Leslieville! We are offering classes and workshops for kids for ages 6-9 yrs and 10-12 yrs as well as a Crow's Kids LITTLE CROWS program (Classes: 3-5 yrs). Visit our website for course details and schedule.


Master Dance Academy
205 Champagne Drive, Unit #5, Toronto, ON  
416-632-4632 | www.masterdanceacademy.com
For children aged from 2 to 18, MDA offers all forms of dance education such as ballet, acro, jazz, lyrical, hip hop, tap, pointe, contemporary, break dancing, musical theatre and private classes, all of which are available at the recreational and competitive level. Additionally, MDA provides intensive programs such as Triple Threat Education, a combination of classes in dance, acting, and singing. As well, MDA offers the option to join our Master Performing Troupe, a group of talented dancers who get to perform at sports events and charity fundraisers, rather then join our competitive company.


The School of Toronto Dance Theatre
80 Winchester Street, Toronto
416-967-6887 | www.schooloftdt.org
Based in downtown Toronto, The School of Toronto Dance Theatre has been a leader in training contemporary dance artists for over 45 years. Our Young Dancers’ Program (YDP) is designed to introduce children and young people ages 3 to 17 to creative movement and contemporary dance. Dancers are encouraged, both individually and in groups, to explore the dance experience in a focused and fun environment.


TB West Community Services
20 Starview Lane North York, ON 
416-319-5154 | www.facebook.com/TB-West-Community-Services
TB West Focuses on providing children, youth and families access to fun, affordable and equitable recreational activities in the Weston Mount Dennis Community. From Dance, Arts and Sports programs to Summer programs we pride ourselves in providing memories for our participants as well as supports that help develop leadership and civic engagement qualities.


The Town of Richmond Hill
Various Locations in Richmond Hill
905-771-8870 | www.RichmondHill.ca/RecGuide
Check out Richmond Hill’s fantastic programs! There really are things for all ages, abilities and interests to enjoy from sports to arts and outdoor recreation or learning a new skill. Richmond Hill’s instructors are High Five® certified. We offer: Arts, Basketball, Chess, Dance, Golf, Gymnastics, Languages, Martial Arts, Music, Outdoor Education, Performing Arts, Science, Sewing and Fashion, Skating, Soccer, Sports, Swimming, Technology, Tennis, Yoga and more. Sign up also for our popular Adventures Series Programs.

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Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory
2500 Kossuth Road, Cambridge, ON
519-653-1234 | www.cambridgebutterfly.com


Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory offers daily interactive programming perfect for young ones and the young at heart. Included with admission. March to April: ITTY BITTY HELPERS. Bring your little helper for a closer look at how our plants and animals live and grow, and learn about their care! November to February: STORYTIME. We explore our very favourite bug and butterfly books during Storytime. During this program we also have a “creature feature” where you will have a close-up encounter with one of our live, tropical insects! More info

 

DaCosta Magic Entertainment
Toronto and Mississauga
647-402-5147 | www.dacostamagic.com


DaCosta Magic Entertainment is proud to offer classes teaching students the art of magic. Our classes are designed to offer aspiring magicians an insight into magic technique, form, and performance quality. In addition to this we hope to provide students with an environment that promotes respect (for each other and the secrets of magic), inclusivity, positivity and personal confidence. Classes include: Intro to Magic, Card Magic, Prop Magic and the Master Class. More info

 

Explore Center
385 Enford Rd, Richmond Hill, ON  
905-237-5574 | www.explorecenter.ca


Explore Center is an indoor playground in Richmond Hill. Explore center is a one-stop for all you need: After school programs, PA days, summer and winter camp, childcare, robotic classes, private piano lessons as well as high school level math and physics tutoring private lessons. More info

 

Kidnetix
Yorkdale -  416-904-2556
Brampton - 905-459-7529 
www.kidnetix.ca


Welcome to Kidnetix! GTA's premier resource to family fun and children's entertainment. The Brampton Location offers 3 after-school programs. Our Edu-Play Program (age-appropriate hands on activities and interactions with other children), Ontario Early Years programs and Coding & Robotics classes provided by Young Engineering Minds®. Kidnetix Yorkdale offers 3 after-school programs: Edu-Play Program, ZumbAtomic®, a high energy, fun, interactive and healthy program designed just for kids using the Zumba® concept. We also offer a Karate For Change Programs which focuses on body movement, mental awareness, and spirit! More info

 

Kidz360   
3431 Dundas St. West, Suite 200, Toronto, ON
647-351-9360 | www.kidz360.ca


Kidz360 is a one of a kind Fitness & Teambuilding Centre in Toronto, designed especially for kids! Our Kidz in Motion before and after school fitness & team building programs are specially designed for Toronto’s kindergarten and school aged children to help them stay healthy, be happy and live an active lifestyle every day! More info

 

Back to School with Reptilia
2501 Rutherford Road, Vaughan, ON  
905-303-2516 | www.reptilia.org


Calling all Animal Lovers! Reptilia offers Curriculum Based In Class Lessons and After-School programs at your child's school, speak to your teacher on how Reptilia's programs can benefit STEM based learning in the classroom! Sessions start at $180.00! Looking for a weekend activity? Reptilia's Junior Keeper program offers real hands on experiences with snakes, lizards, turtles crocodilians and more! From basic care, learning handling, doing shows, an experience in the veterinary hospital room and even feeding live crocodiles, it's an enriching experience full of learning and excitement! Sessions start at $80! Contact Reptilia today at 905-303-2516 for more info, mention #toronto4kids and receive 10% off! More info

 

Town of Richmond Hill Outdoor Adventure Series
Various Locations in Richmond Hill
905-771-8870 | www.RichmondHill.ca/RecGuide


Welcome to the most exhilarating adventure in Richmond Hill. With your Adventure Series Passport you'll find your way, climb to new heights, blaze a trail and so much more. Try something new this year. For each course you complete, you will be awarded a sticker. When you have earned all six stickers, you can collect your reward. Come on, let's go outside! More info


Buds and Blossoms
2-517 Parliament Street, Toronto, ON  
416-655-0695 | www.budsandblossoms.ca
At Buds and Blossoms, we offer a variety of classes at flexible pricing for children age 0-8, as well as for grown-ups. From music to movement, dance to French… we believe in giving our little ones as many diverse opportunities as possible to learn, play, explore and grow! Our classes are taught by subject-certified instructors and all have passed the vulnerable sector check. Class sizes are kept small so participants can engage with the instructor more attentively. We do require mandatory parent/caregiver attendance for most of the children’s classes, with some exceptions (as noted).


Chocolate Tales
519 Eglinton Ave West, Toronto, ON  
800-905-2858 | www.chocolatetales.ca
Our classic chocolate making workshops are ideal for excited chocolate crafting beginners and any chocolate lover wanting a hands-on lesson into the world of chocolate making! We share with you the unique history of chocolate and chocolate making and pass the tradition onto you by teaching you how to make your own gourmet chocolate treats ... roll up your sleeves, it’s time to get crafty! All our workshops are presented in a 90 minute time frame; we offer 5 different class types including a seasonal twist throughout the year. Visit our website for more details.


Creditview Stables  
7734 Creditview Road, Brampton, ON
905-451-8654 | www.creditviewstables.ca
Creditview Stables is one of the oldest established Riding Schools in Ontario. For over 44 years Creditview Stables has been offering quality instruction in Equitation and Horsemanship skills. Centrally located to Toronto, Mississauga, Brampton, we offer a touch of the Country located in the heart of the City! We offer year round group, private and semi-private Riding Lessons for students 8 years old and up. Adult only classes are also available.


Earthbound Stables
155 Uxbridge-Pickering Townline, Pickering, ON  
905-642-6087 | www.earthboundstables.ca
At Earthbound Stables we offer English riding lessons with a focus on hunter, jumper and equitation for first time beginners to competitive riders. We strive for an atmosphere that is comfortable and family-friendly. We take pride in our quality programs for riders of all levels, our experienced staff, and our premium facilities.


iFLY Toronto Kid’s Club
2007 Winston Park Drive, Oakville, ON L6H 6P5
289-795-4000 | www.iflytoronto.com
At Kids Club, children aged 6-14 build their flights skills through personalized coaching, flying with others and exciting flight games. Each session includes a briefing before the flight where members meet to stretch, warm up and discuss flying goals. Time is shared between flyers, allowing for longer flight time and better pricing.


Pawsitively Pets Classes
125 Brentcliffe Road, 2nd Floor, Toronto, ON
416-901-4776 | www.pawsitivelypetskidscamp.com
Pawsitively Pets is a one-of-a-kind hands-on animal program offering children and adults a unique animal experience where you can come to us or we come to you! Our programs provide great educational animal visits to schools, after school programs, daycares, seniors facilities, birthday parties and events.


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Aerosports Trampoline Parks Oakville
2679 Bristol Circle
Oakville, ON L6H 6G6
905-829-2989 | www.aerosportsparks.ca

State of the art facilities with wall-to-wall trampoline fun. Aerosports is an all season option for energetic kids, thrill-seekers and those looking for an awesome way to get in shape. We offer a wide range of activities for all ages, from our huge trampoline arena to our athletic programs and wifi lounges. We offer: Open Jumping, Ultimate Dodgeball, Aerocise Fitness Classes, a Toddler Zone and much more. Join us for Back to School Fun this Fall! More info

 

Baseline Sports
4 Ashwarren Road, North York, ON
416-775-1037 | www.Baselinesports.ca

With nearly 20,000 square feet of space, Baseline Sports Camps is Toronto's largest indoor baseball and sports facility! We have 12 full size retractable 65-75ft batting cages, pitching machines (Hack Attack, Rawlings, JUGS and Iron Mike) plus the world's only Baseball and Softball simulator HITTRAX and MLB distance mounds! Our two 130 ft long turf fields are perfect for all your sports and baseball needs. Athlete development for all ages and skill sets are welcome at Baseline Sports Camps and Clinics. At Baseline we aim to successfully aid in the athletes all around growth in life and sport. More info

 

Dagmar Ski Resort
1220 Lake Ridge Road, Uxbridge, ON
905-649-2002 | www.skidagmar.com

Located minutes east of Toronto, North of Pickering and Ajax, Dagmar Resort is located in the beautiful Oak Ridge’s Moraine. As the Number 1 Family Resort, Dagmar provides a fun and friendly skiing experience for the whole family. Sign up for programs this coming Winter! Dagmar provides superior lessons and fun programs, unsurpassed in student/instructor ratios. There are programs for all ages, all levels and with Dagmar’s excellent learning environment your first-timers will surely have a terrific time as will the experienced on our double diamonds. More info

 

Gymalaya
Vaughan: 905-760-5655
Newmarket: 905-868-8200
Burlington: 905-331-1555
www.gymalaya.com

Gymalaya with locations in Vaughan, Newmarket and new in Burlington, offers recreational gymnastics classes with state-of-the-art equipment designed specifically for young children. The kid size proportions of the equipment help motivate the children, enhance their performance and increase safety. Each week the configuration and setting of the equipment is modified to provide a new and stimulating experience. Our professionally developed, non-competitive curriculum is designed to build physical, mental and social skills while having fun. More info

 

H2T Elite Dryland Training
573 Alness St., Toronto, ON
416-645-0428 | www.H2Tdryland.com

H2T is a multi-faceted state of the art dryland facility specializing in children the ages 5-16. A gym for kids you say ... absolutely! Our primary goal is to enhance the quality of life for young people through exercise and proper nutrition. Our drills introduce children to multi-directional movement skills, multi-directional speed, agility, balance, coordination, and awareness. Our professional staff considers each athletes specific goals and creates a customized program specific to their needs. We offer sports therapy, fitness, and wellness all under one roof. Come and explore how we make fitness fun for not only kids for today but for the rest of their life. Try a free class! More info

 

FITNESS4YOUTH
Various Locations
Toronto, ON
416-834-0331 | www.fitness4youth.com

FITNESS4YOUTH offers children's fitness classes, youth coaching & empowerment programs for ages 4 – 17 years old. Our programs teach kids about movement & exercise, rhythm & dance and also the power of believing in themselves by being active with their mind and body! More info

 

Kidz360   
3431 Dundas St. West, Suite 200, Toronto, ON
647-351-9360 | www.kidz360.ca

Kidz360 is a one of a kind Fitness & Teambuilding Centre in Toronto, designed especially for kids! Our Kidz in Motion before and after school fitness & team building programs are specially designed for Toronto’s kindergarten and school aged children to help them stay healthy, be happy and live an active lifestyle every day! More info

 

Jump 4 Change Summer Camp
1 Yonge Street, Suite 1801
Toronto, ON M5E 1W7
416-712-3318 | www.jump4change.com

Our program is designed to strengthen mind, body and spirit – Our activities are non-contact. Our program is designed for all students of all abilities! We welcome all skill levels, all fitness levels, male and female. We offer different classes & programs throughout the year. Both in-school classes/support and our outside school activities. Lunch time, nutritional breaks, gym classes and customized classes upon request. We offer: Physical Literacy, Martial Arts, Yoga, Sporting Activities, and Nutrition. More info

 

Little Kickers
Various Locations in the GTA
905-903-5437 | www.littlekickers.ca

The home of pre-school soccer! We give your children a positive introduction to sport by teaching high quality soccer skills in a friendly, pressure-free environment. There are four different classes tailored specifically to the needs of children between 18 months and seven years of age. It’s the perfect way to ignite an enthusiasm for sport that will stay with them for life. More info

 

Nike Sports Camps
1033 Pape Ave, Suite 2,Toronto, ON 
+More Locations in Toronto
416-312-5300 | www.sportscampscanada.com

Nike Sports Camps offers sports programs all around Toronto for kids of varying ages and skill levels. Sports include tennis, soccer, basketball & more! The Lessons will teach a balance of skill development and tennis games, which increase the skill set of each student. This is done in a fun and supportive environment and accommodates all levels of play. A pro to player ratio of 1:6 ensures the hour is challenging, fast-paced, and dynamic, and allows for personalized attention to h.elp improve your game. More info

 

Of Rock & Chalk Indoor Rock Climbing
482 Ontario Street, Newmarket, ON
905-895-7625 | www.rockandchalk.com

Our after-school lessons provide multi-level programs designed to develop and maintain interest and participation in rock climbing. From climbing technique in top rope and bouldering to safety, proper belaying skills, harnessing, knots, and rope care - your children can learn all aspects of climbing. Another big focus of lessons are the aspects of co-operation, responsibility and leadership as well as individual dedication, confidence, trust, and self-esteem.  We work to provide a positive environment in which the desire for self-improvement and achievement of goals motivates the individual to develop their natural abilities and help others do likewise. We offer classes for various levels, beginner's courses, day passes, climb times, and adult & youth groups and teams, as well as private and semi-private lessons. More info

 

Fall Programs at TAC Sports
Various Locations across the GTA
416-627-1092 | www.tacsports.ca

TAC Sports offers unique tennis, soccer and basketball training for children ages 4-16 designed for maximum growth, challenge and fun. Students develop sport skills, leadership, confidence, and goal setting skills in a fun and positive environment. All skill levels welcome. Co-ed. More info

 

Toronto Circus Centre
2 Toronto Locations  
416-433-7731 | www.torontocircuscentre.com

Toronto Circus Centre is a space where aspiring acrobats of all ages and skill levels can experience the magic of life under the big top. A great way to get in top shape and have fun in a non-competitive environment. With so much variety in the circus, everyone will find their place to feel like a circus star! We offer: Circus Tots, Kinder Cirque, Circus Club, Teen Circus, Adult Aerial, Beginner Adult Class, Circus Fitness and Circus Flexibility. Visit our website for class descriptions, schedules and rates. Now accepting Fall 2018 registrations. More info

 

True North Sports Camps
Multiple Locations
Toronto, Etobicoke, Hamilton, Markham and Whitby
416-619-1224 (Toronto)
905-963-1157 (Hamilton, Markham & Whitby)
www.truenorthcamps.com


True North Sports Camps offers year-round sports programming for boys and girls ages 4 to 14. At True North Sports Camps, we believe that recreational sports are an important part of every child’s development and we make it our top priority to deliver a truly memorable experience. More info

 

The Town of Richmond Hill
Various Locations in Richmond Hill
905-771-8870 | www.RichmondHill.ca/RecGuide


Check out Richmond Hill’s fantastic programs! There really are things for all ages, abilities and interests to enjoy from sports to arts and outdoor recreation or learning a new skill. Richmond Hill’s instructors are High Five® certified. We offer: Arts, Basketball, Chess, Dance, Golf, Gymnastics, Languages, Martial Arts, Music, Outdoor Education, Performing Arts, Science, Sewing and Fashion, Skating, Soccer, Sports, Swimming, Technology, Tennis, Yoga and more. More info

 

White Dolphin Swimming School
Multiple Locations
North York, ON
647-927-6388 | www.wdswimming.com


White Dolphin Swimming School offers swim lessons for kids over 4 years old, adult and competitive programs for those looking to advance their skills. We offer: 1. Learn to Swim Lessons for everyone starting from 4 years old (children, adults): Group Lessons (1:4 instructor to child ratio). 2. Pre-Competitive Lessons (1:5 instructor to child ratio). 3. Competitive Lessons (Team Training). More info


Addicted to Sports
Various Locations, ON
416-456-1195 | www.addictedtosports.ca
We offer non-competitive sports programming for school age children. The program is designed to benefit all children despite their varying levels of ability and self-confidence. We believe all children, with positive encouragement, can develop the skills and desire to live an active and healthy lifestyle. Addicted To Sports Inc. was developed with that belief in mind. Our sessions last 8 weeks, once a week for 2 hours. We also host Sports Birthday parties.


Airborne Trampoline Newmarket
1166 Gorham St. #7, 8 Newmarket, ON  
905-836-9091 | www.airbornetrampoline.ca
Did you know Trampolining burns up to 800 calories an hour? Get airborne, keep fit and have fun by joining one of Airborne's Trampoline Classes today. Follow in the footsteps of the Canadian Pan Am & Olympic Trampoline Champions! Learn the newest Olympic sport of Trampoline from Airborne's Gymnastics Ontario Certified Trampoline Coaches by joining one of Airborne's amazing Trampoline Classes. Ages 4+, all skill levels welcome, registration is ongoing for all sessions.


Airborne Trampoline Woodbridge
171 Marycroft Ave. Unit #7 Woodbridge, ON  
905-850-8477 | www.airbornetrampoline.ca
Follow in the footsteps of the Canadian Pan Am & Olympic Trampoline Champions. Learn the newest Olympic sport of Trampolining from Airborne's Gymnastics Ontario Certified Trampoline Coaches by joining one of Airborne's amazing Trampoline Classes. Recreational, Special Needs and the NEW private Total Trampoline Class. Ages 4+, all skill levels welcome.


Basecamp Climbing
677 Bloor St. West, Toronto, ON
416-855-0430 | www.basecampclimbing.ca
Basecamp Climbing is Toronto’s most central rock-climbing gym, located directly across from Christie subway station. With over 7,000 square feet of climbing surface and 58 routes, Basecamp is truly a gym for climbers of all skill levels. Featuring, slab, flat wall climbs, overhang climbing, a large prow for tough lead climbs and walls that are nearly 40 feet tall, we are proud to say that Basecamp is the tallest and most accessible gym in the city. We offer a Kids' Club, Weekend Climbs, Recreational Classes and Birthday Parties.


Big Top Circus School
1150 Kerrisdale Blvd., Unit 5-6, Newmarket, ON  
905-898-0699 | www.BigTopCircusSchool.ca
Big Top Circus has a wide range of classes for adults and children of all ages in Circus Arts, Aerial Silks, Aerial Hoop &Trapeze. If you are looking for a way to get fit while having fun then this is the answer! Circus Arts classes include: trampoline, tight wire, stilt-walking, acrobatics, hand balancing, pyramids, bungee jumping, juggling, flying & swinging trapezes, aerial silks. NEW!! Ninja Warriors training is now part of our program line-up and will also be included in our Summer Camps. This is a fun way to experience what BIG TOP CIRCUS has to offer. Your kids will have a blast! Classes are available for Kids, Teens & Adults and no previous experience is required.


Blue Mountain Snow School
108 Jozo Weider Blvd, Blue Mountains, ON L9Y 3Z2
877-445-0231 | www.bluemountain.ca/school
When it comes to winter sports on the slopes, our snow school has a program, lesson and pro that’s suited to your skill level. Our innovative and comprehensive programs make Blue Mountain the perfect place to nurture lifelong skiers and riders. Introduce this favourite Canadian pastime to kids and see their personal and athletic development grow while staying active and outdoors. Whether you’re brand new to the sport, getting back into it or bringing your game to another level, our Snow School team will inspire you to keep improving your abilities.


Branksome Hall Swimming Programs
10 Elm Avenue, Toronto, ON M4W 1N4
416-935-4128 | www.branksomeswim.ca
Branksome Hall is offers a variety of Red Cross and Lifesaving Society swimming lessons in our beautiful Athletics and Wellness Centre salt water pools. Programs include: Parent & Tot and Tiny Tot classes, Bronze Star course, Bronze Cross course, Red Cross Swim Preschool and Red Cross Swim Kids lessons.


Casma Camps
306 Lawrence Ave. East, Toronto, ON  
416-454-3775 | www.casmacamps.com
We offer camps, after school programs, private training, weekly lessons and events in Toronto and the GTA. In following true Canadian traditions, we offer instruction for all of our programs in ENGLISH or FRENCH. Our mission is to foster a passion for youth in sport, art and music by helping develop their skills and guiding them on their path to success.


Evolve Scooter Programs
Multiple Locations in the GTA
416-619-4521 | www.evolvecamps.com/scooter
Evolve has scooter lessons at skateparks around the GTA. Scooter lessons are the best way for your child to learn the sport in a safe and controlled environment. Our scooter lessons start from the ground up. We focus on safety techniques and basic balance activities, slowly progressing into other scooter skills.


Evolve Skateboard Programs
Multiple Locations in the GTA
416-619-4521 | www.evolvecamps.com/skateboarding
Evolve has skateboarding lessons at skateparks around the GTA. Skateboarding lessons are the best way for your child to learn the sport in a safe and controlled environment. Our skateboarding lessons start from the ground up. We focus on safety techniques and basic balance activities, slowly progressing into other skateboarding skills.


Gymboree Play & Music
1213 Bayview Ave, Toronto, ON  
416-410-6386 | www.gymboreeclasses.com
Gymboree Play & Music offers a progression of developmentally appropriate play, music and arts classes for children and their parents. Gymboree Play & Music has been fostering creativity and confidence in children ages 0-5 for over 30 years. Today there are over 550 locations in 30 countries, making us the global leader in early childhood development programs. Our program directors collaborate with the national child development expert Zero to Three and have developed class curriculum to ensure our programs provide the best support and early enrichment education to children and their parents. 


GymKats
1659 Bayview Avenue, Unit 200, Toronto, ON
647-227-5231 | www.gymkats.ca
GymKats is a facility that provides children with a fun, safe, and challenging environment with which to play, learn gymnastics and be active. The GymKats Jungle is a bright-coloured jungle full of novel and challenging equipment. Children will learn gymnastics skills in an environment that facilitates the development of confidence, physical skills, and strong social connections with peers/other adults.


Kidnasium
745 Mount Pleasant Road, Toronto, ON
416-480-2608 | www.kidnasium.ca
Hey Parents! Looking for that perfect program for the Fall? Kidnasium has got you covered! Located in the heart of Midtown Toronto in Mount Pleasant Village. We offer a fun filled gymnastics based programs for ages 6 months to 9 years. For more information visit us online!


Krudar Muay Thai  
Don Mills - 416-444-5633
Kensigton - 416-923-5633

Bring out your child’s true Champion. Introducing Krudar’s all-new Thai Boxing and Fitness program for kids. In a fun, engaging, and educational program, kids learn the art of Muay Thai through a series of Muay Thai fitness activities, team work games, obstacle courses, and pad work sessions with Toronto’s top champions. Classes for children ages 4-11 focus on discipline, confidence, character development, healthy-living, kindness, sharing, and anti-bullying techniques.


Leaside Volleyball
Multipe Locations in Toronto
www.leasidevolleyball.com
Leaside Volleyball League was founded in 2010 by John Child, a 3 time Olympian and Olympic Bronze Medallist, and Christian Redmann, a 2x Canadian National Champion and current National Team member. Leaside Volleyball League is designed for both girls and boys aged 8 to 15. It's purpose is to get girls and boys interested in volleyball at a young age. Kids will have fun, meet other kids and learn the skills of the game. Each session will consist of 45 minutes of warm up and skill development, followed by 45 minutes of structured game play.


Master Kang's Black Belt Martial Arts
2501 Eglinton Ave. East. Scarborough
416-269-7778 | www.kbbma.com
Looking for Scarborough Martial Arts training in a friendly, safe, and competitive environment? Master Kang's Black Belt Martial Arts provides advanced and modern Taekwondo training and teaching methods coupled with a focus on traditional martial arts values. Our classes, led by one of our World Taekwondo Federation Masters and assisted by highly qualified black belts, focus on technique and allow students to see immediate success. We offer martial arts for pre-schoolars, children, youth, and adults, as well as Birthday Parties.


Matolops Basketball  
Various Locations
905-906-0237 | www.matolopsbasketball.com
Matolops Programs offer a fun and interactive basketball program that focuses on individual skills and team work. Matolops Basketball Youth Development league is designed for young athletes who wish to elevate their game during off-season. Focus being on individual skill development, to develop team spirit and foster a positive experience. We run a Rep competitive youth league for players looking for a place to play competitive basketball once a week and that its not a travel team/program.


Mini-Nastics
842 Danforth Ave, Toronto, ON  
416-788-7565 | www.mini-nastics.com
Mini-Nastics helps young children become, and stay, physically active by providing programs that keep the focus on fun-filled interactive classes. Through the provision of healthy physical, emotional and social development, and under the guidance of certified educators and instructors, Mini-Nastics will provide a safe place for children to play and be active. Sign up for your free trial class.


North Toronto Baseball Camp
Various Toronto Locations
416-619-1224 | www.ntbaseballcamp.com
North Toronto Baseball Camp - a part of True North Sports Camps – is Toronto’s premier baseball camp for boys and girls ages 4 to 14 years old. A staple in the Toronto community since 2007, NTBC operates a variety of day camps and after-school clinics throughout the year. Entering our 10th summer, NTBC has earned its reputation as the best baseball camp in Toronto for beginners learning the game of baseball and for more advanced players looking to refine their skills.


Sea Otter Swim School Inc.
W.A. Porter Collegiate Institute
40 Fairfax Crescent, Toronto, ON
647-983-7321 | www.seaotterswimschool.ca
At Sea Otter Swim School our mission is to provide a safe and enjoyable learning experience for all of our participants. We offer swim programs for babies (from 6 months), preschoolers, children, youth and adults. Whether you are fearful or love the water, our instructors are licenced and experienced to get you on your way! Register today and let's Take the Dive Together!


TB West Community Services
20 Starview Lane North York, ON 
416-319-5154 | www.facebook.com/TB-West-Community-Services
TB West Focuses on providing children, youth and families access to fun, affordable and equitable recreational activities in the Weston Mount Dennis Community. From Dance, Arts and Sports programs to Summer programs we pride ourselves in providing memories for our participants as well as supports that help develop leadership and civic engagement qualities.


ThriveKids Canada
1200 Castlefield Ave - Lower Level, Toronto, ON M6B 1C7
416-782-3456 | www.thrivekids.ca
ThriveKids offers SpiritedKids™ the tools they need in order to reach their potential, through a uniquely integrated program that helps to shape the mind, body, and character of your SpiritedKids™. After School and Weekend Programs feature The ThriveKids™ program which integrates vigorous exercise, life skills training, creative arts, and nutrition to give your child the ability to stay focused and do well in all aspects of their daily lives. ThriveKids™ is the only program offering these programs in a fully integrated approach. Now with ThriveKids™, your kids are Fit, Focused, and Fearless!


Ultra Sports Centre
1510 Birchmount Road, Scarborough, ON  
1-877-469-2452 | www.ultrasports.ca  
Ultra Sports Centre is a large indoor sporting facility located in Toronto. We house two indoor artificial turf fields with 65 and 45 foot ceilings as well as two indoor hard-courts for a total of 50,000 square feet. We offer the following drop-in programs:  Co-ed Soccer, Co-ed Basketball, Co-ed Volleyball, Co-ed Floor Hockey and Co-ed Flag Football.


XTSC Youth Soccer Club
Scarborough MetroGolf Dome
125 Milner Avenue, Scarborough, ON M1S 3R1
416-221-9560 | www.xtsc.ca
Where little players build big skills! Our goal is to make soccer accessible, fun and safe for players of any age or skill level. We provide the ideal soccer environment with the perfect balance of clinics and games to teach your child all the ins and outs of soccer skills, soccer tactics and team spirit. We teach serious soccer... in a fun way! At XTSC, we make every effort to create a professional and safe environment for youth players. We've gone the extra mile to bring your child the best sporting experience Toronto has to offer. Fall and Winter Registration is now OPEN!


Yogi Frogz
180 Shaw Street, Toronto, ON
Artscape Youngplace
647-982-6604 | www.yogifrogzkids.ca
We're currently offering classes at Artscape Youngplace (180 Shaw Street in Toronto) for mini yogis ages crawling to 2 (parent and baby) on Sundays, classes for little ones ages 2-5 (parent and tot) and an after school class for ages 6-11.


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Explore Center
385 Enford Rd, Richmond Hill, ON  
905-237-5574 | www.explorecenter.ca


Explore center is a one-stop for all you need: After school programs, PA days, summer and winter camp, childcare, robotic classes, private piano lessons as well as high school level math and physics tutoring private lessons. More info

 

The Cube School
2195 Gerrard Street East, Toronto, ON M4E 2C6
416-686-1820 | www.thecubeschool.ca


The Cube School offers a creative learning environment where technology and design converge. At The Cube, we focus on four primary disciplines: video game design, programming, robotics, and specialized programs in media and other relevant technology subjects. More info

 

e² Young Engineers
Multiple Locations
Markham, ON
437-999-8887
www.gtanorth.e2youngengineers.com


Designed and created in Israel, the e² Young Engineers programs follow a unique and specially designed curriculum that use Kid K’nexer® and Lego® building blocks as tools to demonstrate STEM principles by allowing the students to personally build, understand, and observe their learning in action. Learning is made more enjoyable in each e² Young Engineers’ class! More info

 

e² Young Engineers
9600 Bathurst Street
Maple, ON L6A 3Z8
647-726-3552 | northvaughan.youngengineers.org


e² Young Engineers enrichment programs provide an engaging, hands-on learning experience. Our students work with LEGO® parts and other games’ assembly kits exclusively designed by our stuff for our  programs to build models and robots. Learning becomes fun and accessible to our students of all ages. More info

 

Mad Science After-School Programs
Multiple Locations in the GTA
416-630-5282 | www.toronto.madscience.org

Mad Science of Toronto has been introducing children to science in the GTA for over 30 years! Our main mission is to spark the imagination and curiosity of children by providing them with fun, interactive, and educational programs that instill a clear understanding about science and how it affects their world. We offer After-School Programs at various locations in the GTA. Visit our website for details. More info

 

STEAMLabs
192 Spadina Avenue, Toronto, ON   
647-885-9127 | www.steamlabs.ca

At STEAMLabs, students are the instigators of their own learning, and seek out knowledge and skills (with the guidance of mentors) in order to imagine, design and create projects that interest them. If you prefer projects over textbooks, prototyping over practicing, collaboration over competition and creativity over conformity, then STEAMLabs is for you. We offer classes in video game programming, Minecraft, making and programming, inventioneering (kids can turn sketched ideas into working prototypes), and more! More info


Brick Works Academy
Multiple Greater Toronto Locations
www.brickworksacademy
Do you have a child who is constantly exploring and building? Sign your child up to be part of our program, where your child will learn robotics construction, programming and team work. Or take a look at our Minecraft digital building and exploring workshops. Other options include Designing and programing video games. Or directing and animating your own 3d computer animated film!


Creative Club
Various Locations
647-342-4812 | www.creativeclubinc.com
We deliver Lunchtime, After School, Half-day in-class Programs, and Family Math Nights following STEM (Science Technology Engineering Math). We build fun and engagement into the curriculum with LEGO and Robotics elements.


Codezilla
Various Locations, Toronto, ON
416-898-6064 | www.codezillakids.com
We teach kindergarteners how to code! Codezilla introduces kids 4-14 to coding and STEM using software, apps and award-winning tech toys. Over 300 children have enjoyed our workshops at schools, weekend workshops, camps and birthday parties. Our tech-rrific programs are teacher-endorsed and kid-approved. Importantly, our workshops are carefully designed to nurture early computational thinking and to appeal to boys and girls.


Genius Owl
57 Newkirk Road, Unit 2, Richmond Hill, ON  
289-637-5879 | www.geniusowl.ca
We offer weekly programs and seasonal camps on robotics and coding is also our way of offering a healthy digital life to kids and peace of mind to parents. You can enroll your kids in DIGI-Fit After School Technology Classes and prepare them for another season of learning and education in technology, robotics, and digital media. Genius Owl is proud to offer families in Richmond Hill, Markham, Vaughan and throughout the York Region, another season of educational classes in robotics, Minecraft Mods, game design and more.


Hatch Canada Coding and Maker Summer Camp
Locations in Toronto, Richmond Hill and Oakville
416-546-5501 | www.hatchcanada.com
Hatch Canada teaches kids how to write computer code in a fun and engaging way. From the most basic understanding of writing code to building games, apps, websites and robotics, students gain the tools to begin learning this critical 21st century skill. Choose from 600+ projects and learn by creating your own games, arts and science programs.


MakerKids
2451 Bloor St West, Toronto, ON M6S 1P7
647-247-1678 | www.makerkids.com
What do Steve Jobs, Elon Musk and Bill Gates have in common in their educational background? No, they didn’t all go to Ivy League universities – but they all went to technology summer camps or after-school programs. MakerKids runs summer camps, after-school programs and parties on Robotics, Coding and Minecraft. But what we’re really all about is helping kids develop the skills and confidence to become innovators, inventors, and entrepreneurs. Rated #1 Kids Programs (Toronto Life Magazine)


The STEAM Project  
Richmond Hill Curling Club
121 Elgin Mills Rd East, Richmond Hill, ON
289-819-0178 | www.thesteamproject.ca
The STEAM Project was founded by three high school science teachers to help teach youth skills that will prepare them for an exciting future of scientific and technological innovation and give them practice in thoughtful, human-centred design. Our programs support and foster imagination and creativity by providing youth with hands-on experiences and skill development using various materials and new and emerging technologies. Visit our website for details on our Fall programs.


Thorious
438 Parliament Street, Toronto, ON M5A 3A2!
647-479-9594 | www.thorious.com
Robotic workshops at Thorious are catered to each child’s needs. Robots and coding tasks of varying complexity are available, to ensure maximum engagement for each child. Students can program robots to succeed in various challenges, build robots to perform specific tasks, and compete and race with their finished bots, all using the power and knowledge of coding. Our learning centre is open for workshops after school on weekdays and on Saturdays. We offer a complimentary class for all new families. Contact us to get started!


Tinker Builder Gamer Pi
64 Laing Street, Toronto, ON M4L 1C2
416-820-2706 | www.tinkerbuildergamerpi.com
Tinker Builder Gamer Pi is a non-profit organization focused on providing fun and educational March Break and Summer camps, workshops, and after-school programming for kids. Our main goal is to help them enhance their digital skills and give them marketable tools for their future. When we were kids, we loved video games, and we still do! So we figured, what better way to introduce kids to the world of computer science than through gaming?! From there we expanded to working with Single Board Computers like the Raspberry Pi and the ASUS Tinker Board to show kids how they can build robots, automate their homes or build retro-gaming consoles, all on their own!


The Town of Richmond Hill
Various Locations in Richmond Hill
905-771-8870 | www.RichmondHill.ca/RecGuide
Check out Richmond Hill’s fantastic programs! There really are things for all ages, abilities and interests to enjoy from sports to arts and outdoor recreation or learning a new skill. Richmond Hill’s instructors are High Five® certified. We offer: Arts, Basketball, Chess, Dance, Golf, Gymnastics, Languages, Martial Arts, Music, Outdoor Education, Performing Arts, Science, Sewing and Fashion, Skating, Soccer, Sports, Swimming, Technology, Tennis, Yoga and more. Sign up also for our popular Adventures Series Programs.


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