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January 2022 Virtual Programming Calendar

Sample of some of the activities offered in your virtual community outlined below.

Return weekly to register for current activities.

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to go directly to the list of local EarlyON Child and Family Centre programming calendars to see even more activities offered.  

Click here for instructions on how to register or contact your local EarlyON Child and Family Centre for further assistance.

Click here for a list of local EarlyON Centres.

Monday, January 24th

9:15 – 9:45

Morning Stretches

Join us for a story followed by stretches that bring the story to life. Come stretch with us!

10:00 – 10:30

Kids Yoga

Through poses that are taught, children/families will develop greater concentration, stretching, breathing and relaxation

11:00 – 11:30

Songs and Stories

Zoe’s Snowy Day and Winter Games at Home
Join us to sing and read stories together.

1:30 – 2:15

Naptime Stories

Come Snuggle up as we share songs and stories. Families are welcome to share their favourite bedtime stories with other families. All ages.

2:00 – 2:30

Baking with  Your Child

Connect with your child while baking a delicious treat to share! We will provide the baking supplies needed to enjoy your experience with us.

 

6:30 – 7:00

Mother Goose

This Parent and Child Mother Goose program promotes bonding, attachment and literacy using songs, rhymes, and interactive storytelling.

Tuesday, January 25th

9:15 – 9:45

Morning Stretches

Join us for a story followed by stretches that bring the story to life. Come stretch with us!

10:00 – 10:30

Grab & Go

Loose Part Art
Register to pick up your package of materials needed to participate, engage and explore with us.

10:00 – 10:30

Infant Massage

Parents, caregivers, and their pre-crawling infants will enjoy a warm, nurturing, bonding experience through touch. Learn about infant massage, ask questions, and support your baby’s physical health and well-being.  Register here for 5 once-a-week sessions.

10:00 – 10:30

Let’s Move

Join us for a story followed by stretches that bring the story to life. Come stretch with us!

11:00 – 11:30

Songs and Stories

Science Scensory Ivory Snow
Join us to sing and read stories together.

11:00 – 11:45

Rhyme Time

This interactive parent/child rhyme time promotes bonding, attachment and early literacy skills.

1:00 – 1:30

Indigenous Gathering Time

Join Kelly and Shooma from Niwasa for Indigenous Drumming, singing and storytelling for families and children ages 0-6

1:30 – 2:15

Naptime Stories

Come Snuggle up as we share songs and stories. Families are welcome to share their favourite bedtime stories with other families. All ages.

6:30 – 7:00

Bedtime Songs and Stories

Join us for stories, songs, and rhymes as we say good night to the day.

7:00 – 7:30

Mother Goose

This Parent and Child Mother Goose program promotes bonding, attachment and literacy using songs, rhymes, and interactive storytelling

Wednesday, January 26th

9:15 – 9:45

Morning Stretches

Join us for a story followed by stretches that bring the story to life. Come stretch with us!

11:00 – 11:45

Rhyme Time

This interactive parent/child rhyme time promotes bonding, attachment and early literacy skills.

1:00

Cooking with Kids Video

Veggie Tot Skewers

1:30 – 2:15

Naptime Stories

Come Snuggle up as we share songs and stories. Families are welcome to share their favourite bedtime stories with other families. All ages.

2:00 – 2:30

Grab & Go

Retelling the Story of the Mitten
Register to pick up your package of materials needed to participate, engage and explore with us.

2:30 – 3:00

Acres of Fun

Making Suet Cakes for the Squirrels
Pick up a grab and go kit and join us in creating art that you can take outdoors. (For ages 2.5 and up)

3:30 – 4:00

Mother Goose

This Parent and Child Mother Goose program promotes bonding, attachment and literacy using songs, rhymes, and interactive storytelling.

7:00 – 7:30

Bedtime Stories

Join us for stories, songs, and rhymes as we say good night to the day.

7:00 – 7:30

Ask the Professional:  Children’s Mental Health Support Facilitator and the RECE

Join Natalie Busato R.S.W., RECE and Alanna Lubansky RECE, to ask your questions about day-to-day concerns and stressors regarding your child.

Thursday, January 27th

9:00 – 12:00

One-on-One Session Wellness Chat

An opportunity to book a private zoom or phone call with a Registered Early Childhood Educator who can provide support, resources, and links about your child’s development and mental health.

9:15 – 9:45

Morning Stretches

Join us for a story followed by stretches that bring the story to life. Come stretch with us!

10:00 – 10:30

Infant Mother Goose

This Parent and Child Mother Goose program promotes bonding, attachment and literacy using songs, rhymes, and interactive storytelling. (Ages birth to 18 months).

10:00 – 10:30

Snuggle Up and Read

Teddy Bear Pyjama Party and Story Time
Reading  of the Cranky Bear

11:00 – 11:30

Snuggle Up and Read Time with American Sign Language

Join Andrea and Dallas for a story time session in ASL. We will introduce and practice new signs that connect to the story. Open to all families

11:00 – 11:30

Snuggle Up and Read For Family Literacy Day

Special Guest Children’s Singer and Musician Paul Fralick.  Also storytime:  The Very Cranky Bear

1:30 – 2:15

Naptime Stories

Come Snuggle up as we share songs and stories. Families are welcome to share their favourite bedtime stories with other families. All ages.

2:00 – 2:30

Mother Goose (0-18 months)

This Parent and Child Mother Goose program promotes bonding, attachment and literacy using songs, rhymes, and interactive storytelling.

3:30 – 4:15

Show and Share

Join us and share your favourite toys, books and songs. Let’s get to know each other.

6:30 – 7:00

Canciones y cuentos en españole

: Invitamos a todos a que se unan a nuestra sesión interactive para cantar canciones y compartir cuentos en español.

Friday, January 28th

9:30 – 10:00

Family Gathering Time

Come and interact with us! Sharing songs, stories and doing activities is a fun and helpful way to support your child’s ability to express themselves. 

 

10:00 – 10:30

Kids Yoga

Through poses that are taught, children/families will develop greater concentration, stretching, breathing and relaxation

11:00 – 11:30

Songs and Story Time

Interactive Games at Home
Let’s come together! Children develop self-confidence and become creative thinkers when they share stories and sing songs with others.

Pick Up a

Exploring Ice Painting Kit
to make at home this weekend.

1:30 – 2:00

Have a Ball

Active Play Program
Join us for this active group time focusing on songs, stories and activities that enhance children’s gross motor skills.

Video of the Day

Exploring Nature with Janice

Saturday January 29th

9:00

غاني و قصص بللغة

العربية لكل الاعمار

Hamilton Public Library Telephone Stories

Call 905-546-3200, Option 4 – Call anytime to listen to seven different stories read by the library team.

Or visit https://www.hpl.ca/storytime to watch a storytime or puppet show at home.

Do you have concerns about your child’s speech and language?
Call Early Words at 905-381-2828 ext. 224 or complete our on-line referral HERE.

Are you worried about other developmental challenges including speech and language?
Call the Ron Joyce Children’s Centre at 905-521-7950. More information and the online referral forms are HERE.

For more virtual programming options please visit the calendars of our partner operators

Centre de santé communautaire Hamilton/Niagara (Hamilton East)

Hamilton Wentworth Catholic Child Care Centres (Stoney Creek)

Heritage Green Child Care Inc.

BGC Hamilton Halton (Hamilton East)

Niwasa Kendaaswin Teg (Hamilton East)

Today’s Family  (Hamilton Mountain, Ancaster, Dundas, Flamborough)

Wesley Urban Ministries (Hamilton West)

YMCA (Hamilton Mountain)