Millwoods Family Resource Centre Society

EARLY CHILDHOOD DEVELOPMENT

Early Childhood Development offers parents/caregivers opportunities and experiences to develop their child’s social, emotional, physical and cognitive growth. 

Activities ranging from early literacy skills to socialization, as well as learning through play and music, help parents add to their knowledge base of skills. The Early Childhood Development Program is actively involved in preparing children birth through 6 for the wonderful learning journey ahead.

Baby Sing & Sensory Play

For babies aged: 0-12 months | 6-week program 

The first year of life is the most significant time for your babyís development. We will explore a variety of different activities to stimulate your babyís senses and promote early learning. Enjoy musical instruments, songs, bubbles and an assortment of other sensory and tactile materials while you spend quality time bonding with your baby and socializing with other caregivers.

REGISTRATION REQUIRED! Call 780-413-4521, Registration Start Date: Tuesday, June 4, 2019

DATES

TIMES

LOCATION

TUESDAYS
July 16 - August 20

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Millbourne

THURSDAYS
July 18 - August 22

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Summerside

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Busy Bodies

For children ages: 2 to 6 years (siblings welcome)

Is your child full of energy? Bring them to this exciting program where they will practice moving their bodies through fun games and activities to develop their physical literacy. Caregiver participation is required and encouraged.

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DATES

TIMES

LOCATION

THURSDAYS
July 11 - August 15

9:30 - 11:00 a.m.

Grandview Community League

TUESDAYS
July 9 - August 13

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Lendrum Community League

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Let’s Have a Playdate!

For children ages: 0 to 6 years (siblings welcome)

Playdates are fun and a great way to learn! Join us for this ‘loose parts’ interactive session at our program sites throughout the week. This is a great opportunity to meet other parents/caregivers and their children. This unstructured program is designed to help your child develop their creativity, exploration, and social skills while supporting your child’s development through play. Please bring a healthy nut-free snack for your child and we will provide coffee/tea.

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DATES

TIMES

LOCATION

TUESDAYS
July 9 - August 20

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Knottwood

FRIDAYS
July 12 - August 23

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Millbourne

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Little Explorers

For children ages: 2 to 6 years (siblings welcome) 

Children are eager to explore new things. Find new ways to play, using upcycled and unique materials that are not typically used in a play setting. Open-ended play and experimentation allows children to express themselves freely and creatively. Come explore with us!

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DATES

TIMES

LOCATION

MONDAYS
July 8 - August 19
(No program August 5)

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Millbourne

THURSDAYS
July 11 - August 22

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Knottwood

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Music & Motion

For children ages: 2 to 6 years (Siblings welcome)

Dancing, skipping, singing and moving is a recipe for a happy little one!!! Children love to express themselves through music and movement. This program offers children ages 2 to 6 years an opportunity to move freely, express themselves though play & song and support their development in fun and engaging way. Join us for this hour long session full of songs, dancing, musical instruments and even some parachute time.

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DATES

TIMES

LOCATION

MONDAYS
July 15 - August 19
(No program Aug 5)

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Pleasantview Community League

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Let’s Get Artsy!

For children ages: 2 to 6 years (Siblings welcome)

Do you have a little Picasso, who loves to be creative and express themselves through art? Let’s take them to the next level. The ‘Let’s Get Artsy’ program will allow children to utilize a variety of art mediums to express their inner artist. Each week will include learning about art, exploring a new art medium, creating some individual art pieces and contributing to a large group art project.

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DATES

TIMES

LOCATION

FRIDAYS
July 5 - July 26

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Knottwood

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Rhymes, Songs & Storytime

For children ages: 1 to 3 years (siblings welcome)

Rhymes, Songs & Storytime is a fun and interactive program that includes stories, musical movement, rhymes and creative props to go along with them. Connect with your little ones in this welcoming and wonderful hour long program that will help your child learn and grow, and also provide an opportunity to meet and interact with other children and families in your community.

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DATES

TIMES

LOCATION

MONDAYS
July 15 - August 19
(No August 5)

10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

Mill Woods Town Centre Mall: Mill Creek Room

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*NEW* Once Upon A Time

For children ages: 2 - 6 years (siblings welcome) 

Storytelling is the art of bringing a book to life in the minds of children… and adults. Join us each week as we share classic children’s stories and bring those stories to life through crafts, activities and art. We will also go on a journey as the children become the storytellers. Let your Child’s imagination soar with this brand new program ‘Once Upon a Time’.

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DATES

TIMES

LOCATION

WEDNESDAYS
July 31 - August 21

2:00 - 3:00 p.m.

Millbourne

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