Fun Winter After-School Programs Now Open for Registration
Tis the season for after-school program enrollment. Families looking for enriching and fun after-school and weekend winter programs for their kids, have sports, arts, academics, STEM, and other kinds of classes to choose from.
These high-quality after-school programs are now open for registration...
Avenue Road Arts School
460 Avenue Road, Toronto
416-961-1502 | www.avenueroadartsschool.com
Registration for WINTER 2020 classes is now open! This winter, have fun choosing from an exciting array of innovative and hands-on arts programs for preschoolers, kids, and teens. For TODDLERS, there's an engaging integrated arts program, where children can explore visual art, drama and music, with a caregiver or parent. Classes for KIDS JK - GRADE 12 run 3:15 to 4:15 PM or 4:30-6:00 PM. Favourites include Preschool Arts, Painting & Mixed Media, Drawing & Painting, Little Characters, Architecture, Cartooning & Illustration, Musical Arts, Drama, Musical Theatre and more.
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! There are 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! 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. Baseline aims to successfully help the athletes' all around growth in life and sport.
Brain Power Enrichment Programs Ltd.
9600 Bathurst Street, Suite #313, Vaughan
905-303-5457 | www.brainpower.ca
Brain Power offers challenging after-school academic-enrichment programs for bright and gifted children from Grades 1 - 12. From after-school classes, weekend classes, and summer programs, to an expanding series of grammar workbooks and math/problem solving workbooks, Brain Power nourishes the minds of bright and gifted students at a pace, depth, and breadth that matches their abilities and their passions.
Canadian Girls Baseball
Blyth Academy Downsview Park, 75 Carl Hall Rd, North York
Canadian Girls Baseball is excited to be in a new location for their Toronto Area players this winter. Winter indoor training is for girls aged 6-16, no experience necessary! If your daughter wants to play ball this winter, to improve her skills & baseball IQ, meet new friends & learn more about the game, this program is what you are looking for!
Centauri Arts Academy
2323 Bloor St West, Unit 218A (2nd floor), Toronto
416-766-7124 | www.centauriarts.com/academy
The Centauri Arts Academy offers specialized courses in Creative Writing, Acting and Film Production for ages 10-18. All classes are taught by experienced and knowledgeable arts professionals and attended by young people from across the city.
2195 Gerrard Street East, Toronto
416-686-1820 | www.thecubeschool.ca
The Cube School offers a creative learning environment for kids, teens, and adults where technology and design converge. The focus is on four primary disciplines: video game design, coding, robotics, and specialized programs in media and other relevant technology subjects that strengthen development in S.T.E.A.M: Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics! Winter registration is now open.
289-224-9747 | www.thecuriositylab.ca
The Curiosity Lab offers private virtual classes with a live instructor in coding, graphic design, apps, games and much more! Available for kids 5+ in any country! At TCL, students are paired with the best instructor and they'll be able to stay with that teacher for their entire program! All instructors are experts in the tech field and are experienced teachers. Your child will be learning as much as they are having fun!
DaCosta Magic Classes
Classes held in Mississauga
647-402-5147 | www.dacostamagic.com/schoolofmagic
Aspiring magicians can attend a Magic 101 class to learn beginner magic technique and effects with cards and props. Special focus will be placed on shuffling, handling of props, and learning the basic techniques in magic. Even if you have a magic kit at home, but have never taken a class taught by a magician, this is a good place to start. It is sure to be mesmerizing and fun! Classes start January 18, 2020 (10am - 11am) and run for 10 weeks. This class is ideal for kids ages 6 and up.
Explorum offers 5 to 12-year olds (grades 1 to 6) cool and educational custom extracurricular programs in French. SCIENCES: Cultivate their interest in science by carrying out exciting STEAM based challenges and fun experiments. ARTS: Bring out their artistic talents in artsy sensational DIY workshops. COOKING: Allow them to discover French Cuisine and concoct meals from all over the world: crepes, quiches, cookies, salads, pizza, smoothies… and much more! There’s fun for everyone! EXPLORUM comes to your location for lunch-time programs, in-class workshops, after-school care or camp activities. Or, bring your children to a Scientastic Saturdays session offered in North York.
Fun With Music Together
Various Toronto Locations
416-283-0589 | www.funwithmusictogether.ca
Fun. Fabulous. Uplifting. Magical. These are just a few of the ways that parents describe Fun With Music Together. Each week in Fun With Music Together classrooms across the GTA and Etobicoke, babies, toddlers, preschoolers, big kids—and the grownups who love them!—gather to make music as a community. Early childhood music classes give families with children from birth through age 8 the chance to get in touch with their inner musician and connect with other families. Make the world a better place by making it more musical. And you can be a part of it by joining a music class in your neighborhood!
Locations in Markham & Mississauga
Hub Climbing offers a Recreational Team Program, a 6 – 8 week program dedicated to athletes who want to train and learn different techniques and skills to enhance their climbing ability. Your child will learn the names of climbing techniques and climbing movements and be part of a learning environment where they can improve their climbing skills while having fun.
Locations in Newmarket and Toronto
Just Bounce offers classes for all age groups and skill levels! Start your adventure today! The school provides quality athletic programs to all participants. Programs raise self-esteem and teach athletes perseverance and focus while having fun! Just Bounce does this by way of a well-trained coaching staff that teaches skills in order of logical progressions. Whether you are a beginner or advanced athlete, child or adult, there is a class for you! Ages 6+.
Toronto West Locations
Little Music classes offer a unique and advanced music curriculum developed in the Suzuki Method, in Toronto’s west end. Perfect for tiny learners age 0-3, our small, calm music classes (maximum of 8 children with a grown-up) focus on weekly repetition, joyful interaction, and playing real instruments. This is the acclaimed early-learning music program that will prepare your child for Suzuki Method instrument lessons by age three.
Clap, Tap, Sing and Shake with Musical Munchkins! Babies and toddlers up to 4 yrs will explore music in fun-filled classes. Musical movement is introduced with action songs, fingerplays, floating scarves, instrument play and more! A wonderful collection of songs is designed to inspire a love of music and provide quality, nurturing time for you and your child. Ask about a Free Trial Class! Winter registration is now open.
Of Rock & Chalk Indoor Rock Climbing
482 Ontario Street, Newmarket
905-895-7625 | www.rockandchalk.com
After-school classes for kids 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.
Etobicoke and Toronto Locations
If your child enjoys swimming and loves music and team work, synchronized swimming may be the ideal sport for HIM or HER! Sign up for recreational programs designed for young swimmers interested in learning about the exciting and fun sport of Synchronized Swimming. Participants are introduced to the fundamental sculls, basic figures and complete short routines to music. MANY different date/location options are available.
Multiple Toronto Locations
416-535-5247 | www.rainbowsongs.com
Rainbow Songs music classes for babies and toddlers is Toronto's biggest and best loved music school! The school offers an enriching, joyful and inclusive learning environment that immerses you and your little one in the world of music. New to Rainbow Songs music programs? Sign up for a free preview class today! With 20 Toronto locations, there's sure to be a class in your neighbourhood.
Rooks to Cooks
Various Locations GTA - 833-243-3862
What's on the menu at Rooks to Cooks? There are new PA Day Cooking Camps and After School Cooking Classes! Kids and Teens will learn to cook, but they will also learn about nutrition, team-work, independence, problem-solving and much more! Rooks to Cooks has got you covered when there's no school and after school – with fun and educational classes for ages 7 and up. Offered at select GTA locations; please visit the website for more details. Register soon ... January will be here before you know it!
Second City Toronto Training Centre
99 Blue Jays Way 3rd Floor, Toronto
Kids and Teens can take a class with The Second City. The school welcomes all experience levels. Kids Comedy Classes are led by performers/instructors who are experienced working with young students. Programs include Improv, Physical Performance, Stand-Up and Storytelling and Writing.
Spirit of Math
Spirit of Math® is Canada’s premier after-school education for high-performing students. With over 30 years of experience, the school has made it its mission to take students from the top of the class to the top of the world. Sign up for a Free Trial Class from January 5 to February 15. These trial classes offer students, from Kindergarten to Grade 11, an opportunity to experience Spirit of Math’s unique curriculum with FREE hands-on and in-class participation. See for yourself how Spirit of Math has become a global leader in mathematics enrichment using a balanced approach involving a unique core curriculum, drills, problem solving and cooperative group work.
TAC Sports (Toronto Athletic Camps)
2365 Bayview Ave (Crescent School) + Other GTA Locations
416-627-1092 | www.tacsports.ca
Toronto Athletic Camps (TAC Sports) is a leader in sport education, specializing in sport, confidence, and leadership development for students aged 3.5 to 16. TAC Sports offers a full range of sports, a unique 5-Star Development System, and a full developmental pathway from recreational to competitive levels.
True North Sports Camps
Various Toronto and Markham Locations
True North Sports Camps offers year-round sports programming for boys and girls ages 4 to 14. True North Sports Camps believes that recreational sports are an important part of every child’s development and they make it their top priority to deliver a truly memorable experience. Programs offered include Baseball, Basketball, Flag Football, Soccer and Multi Sport.
Young People's Theatre Drama School
Downtown Toronto, Etobicoke, North York and The Beach
416-363-5131 | www.youngpeoplestheatre.org
Led by professional artist educators with extensive teaching experience, students in the Winter program will build core theatre skills in movement, voice and character. Confidence and creative expression are developed through drama exercises and improvisation. Students will be encouraged to express their unique ideas in new ways. In the Spring term, they will collaborate to create their own play.
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