Families on Yonge and Eglinton

… where new friends meet!

Drop-In Programs
Toy Library
Resource Centre


designed for children to participate on their own

Unless otherwise noted, all programs begin the week of January 8, 2017.  Current CECC Family membership (expiry date – March 2018 or later) is required for registration in all children’s programs (with the exception of Drop-Ins).  Two unrelated children attending programs with one caregiver will be charged separately.  Please see the program registration procedure for winter programs below.




  1.  Fill out one registration form and one program choice form per child. NEW THIS SESSION: Please check off only the programs that you are interested in. All programs have limited space. Your program fee total will be calculated based on all the programs you check off on the Program Choice form.
  2.  Drop off the forms in the ballot box no later than Monday, November 27, 2017 at 9:30 p.m. at CECC.
  3. Registration forms will be picked at random by staff until each class is full.  (This is a lottery process.)
  4.  Parents will be notified by telephone December 2 – 5, 2017.
  5.  Full payment is due on or before Friday, December 15, 2017 in order to confirm your child’s spot in the class.

Click here to download the Winter Program Choice Sheet
Click here to download the Registration Form
Click here to download the Membership Registration Form

Yearly Family Membership fee: FREE
(but mandatory for registering for any children’s programs)


When enrolling for children’s programs, after-school program, March break camp and summer day camp, please retain the fee receipt that is issued upon registration and payment.  CECC does NOT issue separate receipts for income tax purposes for registration fees.
There are no refunds for withdrawals from any programs. In lieu of refunds, a credit voucher, less a 15% administrative fee, redeemable for a twelve-month period, will be issued. All requests for refunds must be submitted to the Program Manager in writing. Any refunds granted will be at the Program Manager’s discretion and subject to a 15% administrative fee. Upon written request, and at the discretion of the Program Manager, program fees will be pro-rated only in cases where participants register and pay for a program after the start date of that program. Fees will not be pro-rated for classes missed during the session. No refunds or credits will be issued for Centre memberships. Any cheque returned by the bank for any reason will be subject to a $25.00 charge.
The Centre will only accept Visa and MasterCard in payment for fees of $10.00 or more.

Winter 2018 Programs


Ages 2 ½- 5 years
 (This is a drop-off program, for children to attend on their own.)

Please note: Children must be toilet trained for this program; if they are not toilet trained,
parents/caregivers must remain in the Centre during the program in order to facilitate diaper changing, if/when necessary.

Kidz Club is a structured program designed for children to experience a social group setting on their own, to encourage independence and foster social skills.
Activities include arts and crafts, music, stories, science, dramatic play and gross motor play, as well as snack and special events. The philosophy of this program is that children learn through play.

You may choose up to 4 mornings per week.

Day: Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays

Time: 9:30 – 11:30 a.m.
Dates: Jan. 8 – March 8 (9 weeks)
Cost:   Mondays: $112.00 (8 classes, no class Feb. 19)
Tuesdays $126.00 (9 classes)
Wednesdays: $126.00 (9 classes)
Thursdays: $126.00 (9 classes



Ages 3 – 5 years

This class will expose children to a few different styles of dance including ballet, jazz, hip hop and musical theatre. Children will also have the opportunity to be in a fun dance environment where independence, co-ordination and social skills will be expanded. Not to mention learning some amazing dance moves!

Tandem Studios – see bio under Toddler Ballet

Day:    Wednesdays
Time:  1:30 – 2:15 p.m.
Dates: Jan. 10 – Mar. 7 (9 classes)
Cost:   $90.00



Ages 4 – 5 years

Hip Hop is a fun and funky way to get your little dancer moving! Beginner Hip Hop encourages exploration of musical expression utilizing basic hip hop and breakdance styling. Students will develop a sense of style, learn basic techniques and foot/arm combinations as well as working on their “swagger”.
Tandem Studios – See bio under Toddler Ballet

Day:    Wednesdays
Time:  4:00 – 4:45 p.m.
Dates: Jan. 10 – Mar. 7 (9 classes)
Cost:   $90.00