SCHOOL Age - Spring/Summer 2020


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All online classes will use Zoom videoconferencing software. Zoom links will be emailed 1-2 days before the start of each course, or if you registered after the first class, 1-2 days before the next class. If for some reason you do not receive the links, please email


Signing up after the course start date? Email for a prorated coupon.

Creative Movement (3 - 5 years & 6 - 12 years) - Online

Music, dance, and imagination come together to create a fun-filled outlet for self-expression. Through dance methodology, games and improvisation, children are encouraged to find their own creative voice and learn to work together, developing musicality, spatial awareness, listening skills and range of motion along the way.


Instructor: Elizabeth Emond-Stevenson toured Canada with dance theatre production The Ghomeshi Effect and has created work for Dancers’ Studio West (Calgary), Free Flow Dance Theatre (Saskatoon), Dark Horse Dance Projects (Ottawa), Theatre 4.669 (Ottawa), NextFest (Edmonton), Skylines Dance & Film Series (Winnipeg) and the National Art Centre’s #CanadaPerforms. Her teaching credits include the City of Ottawa’s I Love to Dance program, Propeller Dance, Dovercourt, Ottawa Dance Centre School and Amethyst Women’s Addiction Centre. She is a graduate of the Quinte Ballet School, the School of Dance’s Professional Contemporary Programme and Decidedly Jazz Danceworks’ Professional Training Program.


Ages (6 - 12)
July 21 – August 25 (6 weeks)
Tuesday, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.


Ages (3 - 5) - Parental support and participation encouraged
July 22 – August 26 (6 weeks)
Wednesday, 2:00 – 3:00 p.m.


NERF Games (7 – 12 years)

Does your child love fort-building, strategizing and most of all Nerf toys?  This program is for them! Participants supply their own Nerf gun. We supply the darts. We also have a limited number of Nerf guns available for use by participants on a first-come, first served basis. Battery operated or non-foam dart guns are not permitted. Indoor shoes are required.


Lady Evelyn Alternative School, 63 Evelyn Avenue
April 9 - May 14 (5 weeks) - CANCELLED
Thursday, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.


STAY Safe Course (9+ years, or completion of grade 3) - NEW!

Real-world scenarios often call on children to respond to challenges. The Stay Safe program teaches applicable and age-appropriate skills, while increasing and reinforcing a youth’s capacity to improve his or her own safety. Whether in their community or on their own, this group will be given better tool to stay safe in a variety of different situations. The course will include: Importance of responsibility and respect while being accountable for yourself, importance of setting and following rules around safety when on your own, how to stay safe at home and within the community, how to prepare, recognize and respond to unexpected situations (ie. Inclement weather, strangers, unanticipated visits, and first aid including calling EMS/911, choking, asthma, anaphylaxis, burns and bleeding.


Instructor: First Aid Connect
Old Town Hall, 61 Main Street
April 19 - CANCELLED 
Sunday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

BABYSITTING Course (11 - 15 years, or completion of grade 5) - NEW!

The Red Cross Babysitting Course will provide the training needed to become a responsible babysitter. Participants learn how to create and manage a babysitting business and how to supervise younger siblings or other children in a safe and responsible manner. Topics include: How to find clients and make money babysitting, caring for children of all ages, creating safe environments and preventing accidents, fire safety and prevention, what to do in an emergency, good decision-making and leadership skills, basic first-aid skills. Youth will take home a Babysitter’s Manual and certification card.


Instructor: First Aid Connect
Old Town Hall, 61 Main Street
April 26  - CANCELLED
Sunday, 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Magic: The Gathering - Family Friendly Tournament (6+ years)

Children and youth are invited to join us for an afternoon of friendly competition playing the strategy card game, Magic: The Gathering. All skill levels are welcome including those with no prior knowledge of the game. Learning aids and coaching will be provided to those new to the game.


Instructor: Joseph Munro
Old Town Hall, 61 Main Street


March 8
Sunday, 2:30 – 4:00 p.m.


Sunday, 2:30 - 4:00 p.m.


YARN Away Club - (6 - 96 years) - NEW!

Whether you are practiced at knitting, crocheting or needlepoint, or just a beginner, our Yarn Away Club offers a fun way to meet like-minded yarn enthusiasts. You don't have to be a pro - just bring your supplies and enthusiasm. We will provide the coffee and tea. Children must be accompanied by an adult who is registered in the program.

Please register children separately under Children's Programs and adults under Adult Programs.


Old Town Hall, 61 Main Street
April 20 - June 15 (8 weeks) - CANCELLED
Monday, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.

SOCCER in the Park (3 – 6 years)

Each week starts with a fun warm up with our enthusiastic instructors, moves on to some age appropriate drills, and finishes up with a fun game. The emphasis is always on participation. Our aim is to provide your child with a fun and positive early soccer experience that fosters the joy of playing for many years to come!
A supervisory adult is required to stay in the park. Parents participation welcome but not compulsory.


Brantwood Park, 39 Onslow Crescent, meet at the field house.

May 23 - June 20 (5 weeks) - CANCELLED 
Saturday, 9:30 – 10:30 a.m. (3 years)
Saturday, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m. (4 - 6 years)


June 18 - July 16 (5 weeks) - CANCELLED
Thursday, 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. (4 - 6 years)


ADOPTION Potluck and Play (5 - 12 years)

Come gather with families brought together through adoption. This casual gathering offers fun for children and a chance for parents to connect with other adoptive families. Activities are organized by program participants. There are toys available, but participants are welcome to bring toys, games and craft activities to share. In spring and fall, sports equipment is made available. In the winter, participants often take advantage of the wonderful outdoor rink in Brantwood Park.
A potluck supper is part of the fun; each family brings a simple and nutritious food item to be shared. Plates, cutlery, cups, etc., provided, as well as use of a coffeemaker, coffee, dishwasher, fridge and microwave. There is no stove.
Participants are asked to leave the room as found and leave dishes clean or in the dishwasher.


Brantwood Park field house, 39 Onslow Crescent
Sunday, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m.
$22 per child attending

PD Day Program (JK - grade 6)

Emphasis is on outdoor active play, along with indoor games, crafts and activities. Minimum 1:6 child to staff ratio.


Old Town Hall, 61 Main Street
Friday, 8:30 a.m. – 5:30 p.m.


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