Venues

Arts Express
Multiple locations – see website    ON  -
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http://www.etobicokecreativearts.com/

[email protected]
416-239-3093 
5 to 13
In-school drama, dance, art and computer classes for kids in grades JK to Gr. 8. Held at school during lunch or after school. Programs run throughout the school year. Musical Theatre 12 week studio program at Glenview Presbyterian Church. Christmas break, March break and Summer camps offered at several locations across GTA. Workshops available to teachers and principals. 

Bisque It
9200 Weston Road, Unit #8  Woodbridge  ON  -
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http://www.bisqueit.com/

[email protected]
905.303.6333 
all ages
Pottery, painting studio, parties, school groups, classes, child drop-off.

CharACTORS Theatre Troupe
11 Glen Cameron Rd., #3 and #4  Thornhill  ON  L3T4N3
York, Durham and Hills of Headwaters Region

http://www.charactors.ca

[email protected]
905-886-9594 
6 to 17
Grade 1 to 12, musical theatre, performing arts, travelling troupe, themed parties.

HoopDome
75 Carl Hall Rd.  Toronto  ON  M3K2B9
North York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.hoopdome.com/

[email protected]
416-633-4667 
all ages
Canada’s premier multi-court basketball-only facility. 42,000 square feet at Downsview Park. Many different leagues, cage pickup play, tournaments, camps, coaching clinics, after school program, birthday parties etc.  

Humber Arboretum Nature Camps and Centre for Urban Ecology
205 Humber College Blvd.  Toronto  ON  M9W5L7
Etobicoke, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.humberarboretum.on.ca

[email protected]
416-675-5009 
5 to 13
Summer and winter day camps for ages 5 to 13. Swimming, canoeing, exploring nature, parties, nature programs for schools and other groups, teachers, other adults, ecology centre.

Joe Rockhead’s Indoor Rock Climbing
29 Fraser Ave.  Toronto  ON  M6K1Y7
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.joerockheads.com/

[email protected]
416-538-7670 
6 and up
22,000 square feet of artificial rock surface. Popular for birthday parties, Girl Guides etc. After school program for ages 7 to 13 to learn climbing techniques, from basic to advanced. 

Mansfield Outdoor Centre
P.O. Box 95  Mansfield  ON  L0N1M0
York, Durham and Hills of Headwaters Region

http://www.mansfieldoutdoorcentre.ca

[email protected]
705-435-4479  705-435-0338
6 to 13
Outdoor education and recreation provider. Outdoor education centre, cross country ski report, summer camp for kids 6 to 13, leader in training ages 14, 15, French immersion camp, seasonal family campground and conference/retreat facility.

MegaFun 4 Kids Indoor Playground
The Villages of Abbey Lane Plaza, 91 Rylander Blvd.  Scarborough  ON  M1B5M5
Scarborough, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.megafun4kids.com/

[email protected]
416-282-6531 
6 months to 7 years
Daily play for the public Monday to Friday for kids wearing socks!  Closed weekends for private birthday parties. Play passes and gift certificates. Also drop-off babysitting! (pre-registration required, must be during daily play hours, child must be potty-trained etc. See website for details.) 

Northwood Neighbourhood Services
Northwood Neighbourhood Services
2625 Weston Rd., Building D, Unit #27, 2nd Floor,  Toronto, Ontario  ON  -
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http://www.northw.ca/programs_services/camp.htm

[email protected]
416-748-0788 
0 to 12
Family resource centre. Programs for ages 0 to 6, cooking, dance-a-thon, parties, camps for ages 6 to 12. 

Playhouse Indoor Playground
321 Rexdale Blvd, Unit 1  Etobicoke  ON  M9W1R8
Etobicoke, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.timbuktuplayland.ca/

[email protected]
416-745-4333 
0 to 7
Indoor playground offering public day play and private parties. Also drop and shop service. 

Ritmika Rythmic Gymnastics Ctre
361 Four Valley Drive, Unit # 3  Concord  ON  L4K5Z3
York, Durham and Hills of Headwaters Region

http://www.ritmika.ca

[email protected]
905-660-9535 

Pre-school, recreational programs, pre-competitive and competitive programs, Aesthetic Group Gymnastics (AGG) Program etc., March break and summer camps, parties, parents night out.

Rugcutterz Danz Artz
151 Corstate Avenue  Vaughan  ON  L4K4Y2
York, Durham and Hills of Headwaters Region

http://www.rugcutterz.com/

[email protected]
905 660.4169 
all ages
Tap, jazz, hip hop, ballet, musical theatre, acro, beginner, parties. 

Simply Delightful Dress Up Birthday Parties & Gift Boutique
20 Thomas Street  Mississauga  ON  L5M1Y5
Mississauga, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.simplydelightful.ca/

[email protected]
905-821-7073 
all ages
March break, Mother’s Day, Tea, Easter, on-line store.

Springridge Farm
7256 Bell School Line  Milton   ON  L9T2Y1
Hamilton, Halton and Brant Region

http://www.springridgefarm.com/

[email protected]
905-878-4908 
all ages
Easter egg hunt, harvest festival, bakery, café, strawberries, pumpkins.

519 Church Street Community Centre
519 Church Street  Toronto  ON  M4Y2C9
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.the519.org/

[email protected]
416-392-6874 

Summer Day Camp. Programs, workshops and events, space rental, community tours. Shows in the brand-new ballroom like Andrea Martin’s one-woman show “Final Days! Everything Must Go!” show June 4th and 5th, 2011. 

A Hollywood Tickle Trunk
1590 Dundas St. E.  Mississauga  ON  L4X2Z2
Mississauga, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.hollywoodtickletrunk.ca/

[email protected]
905-212-7772 
all ages
Rent and sell costumes, event planning, DJ, holiday, mascots, props, scenery. 

Academy of Artisans
1963 Avenue Rd.  Toronto  ON  M5M4A3
North York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.academyofartisans.com

[email protected]
416-322-9997 
all ages
School of arts, crafts and cooking. Open 7 days a week for all ages and abilities. Courses taught in areas like art history, baking, basketry, cooking, crochet, flower arranging, photography, glazing, painting, home decorating and improvement, jewelry, knitting, leather, pattern-design, pottery handbuilding, pottery throwing, glass painting, sculpture in various media including clay, iron work, papier mache and stained glass. Winter, March break, Passover and Summer Camps, parties, gallery.

Active Kids Zone
951 Alness St.  Toronto  ON  M3J2J1
North York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.activekidszone.com/

[email protected]
416-650-5060 
all ages
holiday and summer camps, school programs, group visits, parties, drop in and play. 

All Fired Up Paintable Ceramics
8 & 10 Brentwood Rd. North  Etobicoke  ON  -
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http://www.afu-ceramics.com/

[email protected]
416-233-5512 
all ages
Ceramics classes, glass fusing, parties, school programs and art camp for ages 7 and up. You can paint Disney characters. 

All for Fun and Fun for All
770 Birchmount Rd., Suite 24  Scarborough  ON  M1K5H3
Scarborough, Greater Toronto Area Region
www.allforfun.ca
[email protected]
 
0 to 8
Family owned and operated indoor playground offering drop-in play, birthday party packages and preschool classes. 
All Star Interactive – bowling
2791 Eglinton Ave. E.  Toronto  ON  M1J2E1
Scarborough, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.allstarinteractive.ca/

[email protected]
416-261-5011 
all ages
Newly renovated, two floors of 10-pin bowling adventure. Cosmic bowling, billiard tables, full service bar and kitchen, 24 lanes and automatic scoring make it a great venue for private parties, birthday parties and other events. Free game voucher on website.  

Alumnae Theatre Company
70 Berkeley St.  Toronto   ON  M5A2W6
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.alumnaetheatre.com/

[email protected]
416-364-4170 
teens
Providing opportunities for women in theatre. Auditions, performances, membership, workshops, studio rental.

Amazon
Inside lower level of Amazon Indoor Playground West, 1500 Royal York Rd.  Etobicoke  ON  M9P3B6
Etobicoke, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.secretpalacetoronto.com/

[email protected]
416-245-1459 
4 to 12
Amazon Indoor Playground for drop-in-play, mom and baby get-togethers. The Game Dungeon Party Room – Movie, teen dance and playstation parties. The Secret Palace Theme Room – Theme costumes for all – optional. Fully dressed formal dining table, silver tea service, birthday throne, craft room and activities, dancing and kareoke, palace columns and chandeliers add to the opulence. Princess, Fashionista and RockStar party themes. 

Ancaster Fall Fair and Agricultural Society
630 Trinity Road, R. R. # 1  Jerseyville  ON  L0R1R0
Hamilton, Halton and Brant Region

http://www.ancasterfair.ca/

905-648-6198 
all ages
Car shows and clubs, animal events, fair, gallery, auctions.

Art Gallery of Ontario
317 Dundas Street West  Toronto  ON  M5T1G4
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.ago.net/camps

[email protected]
416 979 6660 ext. 368 
6 to 13
Day camp – arts, dance, music, coed.

Art Garage Inc., The
37 Innisdale Dr.  Scarborough  ON  M1R1C4
Scarborough, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.theartgarageinc.com/

[email protected]
416-686-0960 
all ages
Art workshops for kids, school and day care groups, after school workshops and birthday parties. Mixed media, drawing, painting, ceramics, cartooning, kindercraft and parent and tot. Winter camps, March break camps, summer camps and in-school workshops. 

Art Works Art School
238 Jane St.  Toronto  ON  M6S3Z1
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.artworksartschool.com/

[email protected]
416-766-0662 
all ages
Summer camps for ages 3 to 16. Adult classes for age 15 and up. Art Works out Back program for ages 4 and up. Family Sundays, March and winter break programs. Birthdays, events and workshops. 

Artbarn School
250 Eglinton Ave. W.  Toronto  ON  -
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http://www.artbarnschool.com/

[email protected]
416-518-6108 
3 and up
Programs for kids and adults. Kids classes like Faraway Tales, MiniArt + Music, cartooning, Painting Throught the Ages and Arty Sundays. Kids parties. Scholarships for ages 5 to 12 based on financial need and artistic potential. 

Artistic Way
1003 Eglinton Ave. W.  Toronto  ON  M6C2C7
York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.artisticway.ca/

[email protected]
416-760-9027 
all ages
A community-based art school and make-your-own ceramic and glass studio. Introducing children, teens, adults and families to art related activities, family days, lectures, workshops, exhibitions and open houses. Paint your own Pottery workshop and Art Classes. No experience needed, for all ages. Also School field Trips; Passover, March, Winter and Summer camps; Birthday Parties and School of Animation. 

Artventure: McMichael Canadian Art Collection
10365 Islington Avenue  Kleinburg  ON  L0J1C0
York, Durham and Hills of Headwaters Region

http://www.mcmichael.com/

[email protected]
905-893-1121  1-888-213-1121
4 to 15
Art gallery featuring Group of Seven paintings, summer art camp for ages 4 to 15, Sunday concerts, art classes for kids, family activities. 

Avenue Rd. Arts School
460 Avenue Road  Toronto  ON  M4V2J1
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region
www.avenueroadartsschool.com/
[email protected]
416-961-1502 
6 months and up
Day camp, arts, dance, music, parties, community programs, classes, offsite workshops.
Balls of Fun – Indoor Playground
3615 Laird Rd., Units 15-16  Mississauga  ON  L5L5Z8
Mississauga, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.ballsoffun.ca/

[email protected]
905-828-4386 
6m to 8 yrs.
Ultimate ball gym for 6 months to 8 years, parties, school groups.

Bark Lake Leadership Centre
P.O. Box 93, 1551 Bark Lake Dr.  Irondale  ON  K0M1X0
Haliburton Highlands to the Ottawa Valley region

http://www.barklake.com

[email protected]
1-888-517-9999  705-447-2447
10 to 17
Leadership training for school groups, businesses and other groups. Student/youth program and leadership camp. 

Barrie Dance Conservatory
40 Bell Farm Rd. Unit #11  Barrie  ON  L4M5L3
Bruce Peninsula, Southern Georgian Bay and Lake Simcoe Region

http://www.barriedance.com/

[email protected]
705-720-2929 
all ages
A professional school for the study of dance and theatre arts. Programs for all ages and abilities in ballet, tap, musical theatre, jazz, hip hop, acrobatics and lyrical/contemporary. Workshops, exams, birthday parties, summer camps and adult programs. Also home to the Strolling Youth Players, a community theatre group for children and young adults. 

Bathurst Bowlerama
Multiple locations    ON  -
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http://www.bowlerama.com/

[email protected]
416-968-2695 
3 and up
Youth Bowling Council program has sessions for children and teenages from age 3 to 18 at all centres. Summer programs and senior’s programs too. Bowling leagues, Cosmic Bowling, Fundraisers, Corporate Events and Birthdays. 

Beadology
Sport Alliance Building, 1185 Eglinton Ave. E.  North York   ON  -
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http://www.beadology.ca/

[email protected]
416-898-1347 
all ages
Bringing the world of beads directly to your location. For lunch and after school clubs, birthday parties, bat-mitzvahs, bridal showers, corporate events, fashion and design classes, special events and fundraisers, office and home parties, childcare centres, Girl Guide groups. 

Beadworks
2154 Queen St. E.   Toronto  ON  M4E1E4
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.beadworksjo.com/

[email protected]
416-693-0780 

A retail store with a dazzling collection of beads from around the world for making your own jewelry and gifts. Classes in jewelry-making techniques, loom work, petote stitch and wirework. Workshops, children’s birthday party workshops and adult parties. Jewelry repair. 

Bizzy Bee Playcentre
The Beach Mall, 1971 Queen St E, Suite 204  Toronto  ON  M4L1H9
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.bizzybeeplaycentre.com/

[email protected]
416-691-5111 
18 months and up
Summer fun for ages 2.5 to 6 includes local attractions, library programs, fire hall visit, field trips to the beach and park. Sportball Junior. MusiGo Kids. Birthday Parties. Half-day, full-day and emergency Daycare. Child/parent and parenting programs. Stay/play and Drop & Dine public hours. Pizza Party Pajama Nites. 

Black Creek Pioneer Village
1000 Murray Ross Parkway  Toronto  ON  M3J2P3
North York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.blackcreek.ca/

[email protected]
416-736-1733 
all ages
Example of a typical village set in the 1800′s. Ongoing events, programs for groups and schools. Day camps for ages 8 to 14. Young Apprentice Program offered in summer for ages 13 to 15. Celebrate Father’s Day June 18 – 19, 2011 watching the Battle of Black Creek – Revolutionary War Re-enactment as more than 200 soldiers perform. BBQ’d ribs lunch. July 1 Canada Day Celebrations with traditional games, horse-drawn wagon rides. Timeless Tales, Popular Children’s Stories Come to Life happens July and August. 

Bob Rumball Camp for the Deaf
PO Box 77,

Rosseau Road  Parry Sound  ON  P0C1K0
Muskoka, Parry Sound and Algonquin Park Region

http://www.bobrumball.org/OCD/ocd.html

[email protected]
705-378-2898 VOICE  705-378-0512 TTY
5 to 17
Visit www.deafcamp.ca for more info. Programs for kids and adults, tobogganing, inner tubing, and ice-skating. family holiday, water skiing, kayaking, and canoeing. 

Bounce ‘N’ Play
3250 Ridgeway Dr., Units 2 and 3  Mississauga  ON  L5L5Y6
Mississauga, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.bouncenplay.ca/

[email protected]
905-820-2171 
all ages
Slides, rock climbing, sports games, jumping castle, toddler area, party room. 

Bowlerama
Multiple locations – see website    ON  -
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http://www.bowlerama.com/home.asp?lh=0

[email protected]
416-968-2695  416-222-4657
3 and up
Bowling leagues, cosmic bowling, birthdays and corporate events, fundraisers, catering, programs like Youth Bowling Council for ages 3 to 18 at all centres. Seniors and summer programs. 

Brooks Farms
122 – 141 Ashworth Road  Mount Albert  ON  L0G1M0
York, Durham and Hills of Headwaters Region

http://www.brooksfarms.com/

[email protected]
905-473-3920 
all ages
Pick-your-own strawberries, peas, raspberries, Saskatoon berries, Gooseberries, currants, apples, pumpkins, squash.

Busy Bodies Indoor Playground
245 Wyecroft Rd. Unit 3  Oakville  ON  L6K3Y6
Hamilton, Halton and Brant Region

http://www.busybodiesplayground.com/

[email protected]
905-337-8535 
up to 10
Indoor playground for kids up to 10 yrs old. Toddler area, parties, March break, summer camp.

Camp Boulevard
1491 Lake Shore Blvd. West  Toronto  ON  M6K3C2
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.boulevardclub.com/families-fs.html

[email protected]
416-532-3341 , ext 119 
all ages
Chidren’s Centre open for ages 4 weeks to 6 years old. Monthly theme-based activities. Junior group for age 4 to 12, adult classes for ages 13 and up. 

Camp Robin Hood
10243 Reesor Road  Markham  ON  L6B1A8
York, Durham and Hills of Headwaters Region

http://www.camprobinhood.ca/

[email protected]
416-736-4443  
3.5 to 15
Traditional day camp, sports academy, home and away camp, travel adventure camp, school programs.

Canadian Stage 
Multiple locations – see website  Toronto  ON  -
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http://www.canadianstage.com/

[email protected]
416-367-8243  1-877-399-2651 x 229
under 21
School group discounted tickets. Youth Nights – See behind the scenes, attend a workshop, have pizza and enjoy complimentary tickets to the show. Young artist programs. Youth advisory committee, Young Company for ages 14 to 16 to develop performance skills is free and no acting experience necessary. Design and Production program etc. 

Catwalk Girls Modelling & Makeup
336 Bronte St. S., Unit 20, 2nd floor  Milton  ON  -
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http://www.catwalkgirls.ca/

[email protected]
905-876-4534 
7 to 18
For girls who want to learn how to walk the Catwalk (aka. Runway or ramp) or pose in a photo shoot. Specializing in modelling and makeup seminars for girls. Also choreographed fashion show production. Studio location or they come to you at home, party room, school, church, community centre etc. Parties and workshops recommended for girls 7 to 18.

Centreville Amusement Park
Centre Island  Toronto  ON  -
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http://www.centreisland.ca/

[email protected]
416-203-0405 
all ages
Over 600 acres of parkland across the harbour from Toronto. 30 rides and attractions, farm, food, bike rental, gardens, etc. Access by ferry. Link to ferry info from website. Open from June to September daily and all weekends in May and September. 

Children’s Dance Theatre Fairyland
1183A Finch Ave. W., Unit 1 – 2  Toronto  ON  M3J2G3
North York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.fairyland-theatre.com/

[email protected]
416-663-1700 
all ages
Dance lessons, birthday parties, events, performances, entertainments, summer camp, rental constumes. Summer camp for ages 3 to 14, half-day and full-day. Children get free album with pictures of their adventures. Extended care and lunch program available. Parties include theme show and dress-up for birthday child plus make up, nail polish and face painting.

Chinese Cultural Centre of Greater Toronto
5183 Sheppard Avenue East  Scarborough  ON  M1B5Z5
Scarborough, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.cccgt.org/

[email protected]
416-292-9293 
all ages
The largest Chinese cultural centre in North America! Art gallery. State-of-the-art 600-seat theatre and 8500 square foot multi-purpose hall for sports, recreational activities, trade shows and banquets. Resource centre, boardroom, studios and classrooms. Family Connections Programme, Youth Chapter, Friendship Programme, Group Tours, Cultural and Educational Services. Events almost every day! Green Summer Camp for ages 4 to 12 – children trained in both Cantonese and Mandarin. Youth Orchestra, Chinese School. Classes in Chinese Opera, music-strings, table tennis, board games, cartooning… So much to do – you must see the website!

Chuck E. Cheese’s
Multiple locations – see website    ON  -
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http://www.chuckecheese.com/

1-888-778-7193 
all ages
Kids are free to run, jump, climb and play on the games, rides and attractions. Toddler Zone, Kiddie Area and Skill Games and Arcades section. Attractions differ among locations. Popular place for kids’ parties. 

Circle R Ranch
3017 Carriage Rd., RR1,   Delaware  ON  -
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http://www.circlerranch.ca/

[email protected]
877-844-8738   519-471-3799
6 to 14
March break, PA day camps, summer day and overnight camps, LIT program, birthday parties, school groups, x-country skiing, western riding lessons.

Clapping Land
74 Dingwall Avenue  Toronto   ON  M4J1C3
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.clappingland.com

[email protected]
416-220-8161 
0 to 5
Songs, movement and rhythm for young children. Birthday parties, classes.

Classic Bowl
3055 Dundas Street West   Mississauga  ON  L5L3R8
Mississauga, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.classicbowl.com

[email protected]
905-607-2695 
all ages
10 pin bowling, parties, adult – child bowl club, season passes.

Clay Room, the
279 Danforth Ave.  Toronto  ON  -
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http://www.theclayroom.ca/

[email protected]
416-466-8474 
all ages
Over 300 white ceramic pieces and 60 paint colours to choose from. Choose a piece and paint it. Then it’s clear-glazed and fired in their kiln.  Your finished piece is ready for pick-up in one week. Adult painting parties, Kids Birthday Parties and Kids’ Arts and Crafts Camps for kids age 7 to 11. 

Club 300 Bowl
146 Old Kennedy Road  Markham  ON  L3R0L5
York, Durham and Hills of Headwaters Region

http://www.Club300Bowl.com

[email protected]
905-477-0894 
all ages
Duck-pin lanes for kids plus 10 pin. Renovated centre. Parties, Dance studio rental, cosmic bowling.

Conservatory of Dance Plus Inc.
45 Bellwoods Ave.  Toronto  ON  -
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http://www.conservatoryofdanceplusinc.com/

[email protected]
416-716-7416 

Classes for preschoolers to adults. Beginners welcome. Learn ballet, comtemporary, tap, urban dance and more. Small class sizes, audition and RAD exam preparation, preschool day programme, Dance Camp, piano lessons, dancewear resales, space rental, dance education and career consultation, master class bookings, French and Math tutoring, high school credit information etc. 

Cookerydoo
Multiple locations – see website    ON  -
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http://www.cookerydoo.com/

[email protected]
416-578-9786  705-787-0500
all ages
Toronto’s first cooking school exclusively for children. On and off-site birthday parties and events. Private lessons, seasonal cookshops, March break and summer camps, child inspired catering, custom cupcakes and cakes, decorating kits, a home-delivered Cook of the Month program and cookerydough-to-go. 

Cre8iv80 Studio
  Mississauga and Toronto  ON  -
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http://www.cre8iv80studio.com/

[email protected]
 
all ages
Arts and crafts workshops, juried shows, fund raising activities, studio rental.

Creative Math & Music
Pickering, Whitby, Belleville, Toronto    ON  -
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http://www.creativemathandmusic.com/

905-686-6284  905-665-2100
5 to 16
Lessons, tutoring, rock music camps for ages 5 to 16, parties. 

Discovery School of Sport & Art
205 Champagne Drive, Unit #5  North York  ON  M3J2C6
North York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.discoverygymnastics.ca/

[email protected]
416-638-3033 
18 months and up
Recreational and competitive gymnastics programs, camp, birthday parties.

Distillery District Farmers’ Market
55 Mill St., Building #58, Suite 200  Toronto  ON  M5A3C4
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.distilleryfarmersmarket.blogspot.com/

[email protected]
416-364-1177  416-507-3454
all ages
In addition to the farmers’ market on Sundays, you’ll find distinctive shops, excellent restaurants, jaw-dropping art galleries and fabulous performances. The distillery district comprises 10 streets with over 40 heritage buildings as this is the largest collection of Victorian era industrial architecture in North America. The Distillery is a trendy hot spot for residents an tourists alike offering numerous arts and entertainment festivals throughout the year like the famous Luminato night-time arts festival and TD Jazz Festival. The cobblestone streets are for people only and The Distillery District is listed as a top pick for travellers by National Geographic magazine. 

Downey’s Farm
13682 Heart Lake Road  Caledon  ON  L7C2J5
York, Durham and Hills of Headwaters Region

http://www.downeysfarm.com/

[email protected]
905-838-2990 
all ages
Pumkins, pick-your-own, Christmas trees, maze, turkeys, Easter fest, Strawberry Festival, Lunch with Santa, corn maze, tours.

Dragoon Puppet Theatre
    ON  -
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http://www.puppetadventure.com/

[email protected]
416-787-8588 
all ages
Workshops for kids and adults. Shadow theatre, rod puppets, marionettes, masks, body puppets and more. Mime, music movement, script writing and voice for puppets. All workshops end with a puppet parade and an original show developed by the group. Programs like video production – create your own. Adventure phonics, Shakespeare for kids and Get Art Smart. 45 minute puppet shows for all ages, especially 3 to 8. Birthday packages. 

Dynamix
1703 Victoria Park Ave, 2nd Floor  Toronto  ON  M1R1R9
Scarborough, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.getdynamix.com/

[email protected]
647-477-7615 
5 and up
After school programs, retreats, leadership, graduation.

Enoch Turner Schoolhouse
106 Trinity St.  Toronto  ON  -
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http://www.enochturnerschoolhouse.ca/

[email protected]
416-863-0010 
all ages
Toronto’s heritage schoolhouse is the oldest free school in Toronto. Many school programs are offered so students can feel what it was like to be a schoolchild in the Victorian era. Also adult programs like lectures, walking tours, concerts and auctions. It can be booked for weddings, corporate events and workshops, film shoots and receptions etc. 

Eunice’s Swim School and Recreation Centre
145 Marlee Ave. Box 1002A  Toronto   ON  M6B3H3
York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.euniceswimschool.com/

[email protected]
416-410-7946  416-787-2792
all ages
Swim lessons, memberships, birthday parties, parent and tot and summer camp.  90 degree salt water pool. Students are small babies to senior citizens. 

Evergreen Hill Farm
687 St. John’s Rd. E.   between Port Dover and Simcoe  ON  -
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http://www.evergreenhillfarm.ca/

[email protected]
519-426-2155 
all ages
Enjoy carriage rides with their beautiful Belgian Draft horses. Sugar Bush Tours, hay rides throughout the summer and full. Party room for your event. Winter sleigh ride on large bob sleighs or a personal 6-seat Victorian sleigh. Horse-drawn services. 

Factory Theatre
125 Bathurst St.  Toronto  ON  M5V2R2
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.factorytheatre.ca/

[email protected]
416-504-4473  416-504-9971
14 to 18
Youth Ensemble Playbuilding Workshop, no experience necessary. Workshops and education packages for teachers. 

Family Golf Learning Centre
1455 Joshuas Creek Drive  Oakville  ON  L6H7G4
Hamilton, Halton and Brant Region

http://www.familygolfoakville.com/

[email protected]
905-842-6120 
6 and up
Variety of camps, lessons, golf and hockey camp, 2 mini-putt courses, parties, open year-round.

Fantasy Fair
500 Rexdale Blvd.  Etobicoke  ON  M9W6K5
Etobicoke, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.fantasyfair.ca/

[email protected]
416-674-5437  
all ages
Indoor amusement park catered to younger children. Rides include ferris wheel, merry-go-round, train and more. Also an open area adventure playground called Dreamer’s Play Village for those under 60 inches tall with tube slides, ball area, climbing area etc. All-day ride passes available. Great place for birthday parties. 

Fit 4 Life Group
601 Magnetic Drive Unit #21  Toronto  ON  -
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http://www.fitforlifegroup.com/fit4life/

[email protected]
416-277-1626 
1.5 and up
Kinderbounce is a one of a kind gymnastics program for tots and kids. Steeles West has skill based recreational classes for ages 6 and up. Dancetrix offers pro dance tricks and acrobatics for dancers and gymnasts. Also Birthday parties. 

FITNESS 4 SUCCESS
10 Westcreek Dr., Unit #17    ON  L4L9R5
York, Durham and Hills of Headwaters Region

http://www.f4s.ca

info@f4[email protected]
905-850-2008  416-616-1035
6 and up
State of the art family fitness facility, summer camps, school programs.

Fort York: National Historic Site
250 Fort York Blvd.  Toronto  ON  -
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http://www.toronto.ca/culture/museums/fort-york.htm

[email protected]
416-392-6907 
all ages
Canada’s largest collection of original War of 1812 buildings. Built in 1793. Guided tours, musket, drill and music demonstrations. 8 historic structures. Open nearly year-round. Many holiday events. Saturday June 11, 2011 is Ontario Model Soldiers’ Society Show from 10 – 5. 49th annual show featuring demonstrations of casting and painting, many displays, toy soldiers for sale. Regular admission applies. Sunday, June 12, 2011 take a tour and see Fort York for free! It’s Fort York Historic District Walking Tour from 1 – 2:30 exploring 200 Years of Lakefront Development. Free admission to Fort York following the tour. June 18, 1-2:30 is Tour de Forts – bike tour of moderate difficulty. Admission to tour and Fort York is free! Tuesday June 21, 5-10pm is National Aboriginal Day Strawberry Festival presented by Tim Hortons. Admission is free! 

Front and Centre Dance Academy
875 Eglinton Ave West Units 6 to 8   Toronto  ON  M6C3Z9
York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.frontandcentredance.com/

[email protected]
416-916-3687  416-450-9364
all ages
Birthday parties, classes start at age 3. adult yofa and fitness classes.Mobile recording studio for kids aged 6 to 10. Summer camp, no experience required, ages 6 to 11.  Half-day mini camp for ages 3 to 5. Campers learn how to dance in the forms of jazz, hip hop, ballet, acro, musical theatre and tap. There’ll also be crafts, theme days, painting backdrops, free t-shirt, pizza party and they get to perform the show at the end of each session. 

Fun Zone Party Centre Inc.
3165 Unity Drive, Unit 2,  Mississauga  ON  L5L4L4
Mississauga, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.funzonepartycentre.ca/

[email protected]
905-608-9663 
1 to 10
Indoor play for ages 1 to 10, party packages.

Future Stars Arena
1107 Finch Avenue West  Toronto  ON  M3J2P7
North York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.futurestarsarena.com/

[email protected]
416-782-2822 

NHL sized arena, additional training rinks, ice skating track, training gym, off-ice sprint track, outdoor sports court etc. Classes, camps, leagues, parties, learn to skate, team and spring training. 

Gardiner Museum of Ceramic Art and Open Clay Studio
111 Queen’s Park   Toronto  ON  M5S2C7
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.gardinermuseum.on.ca/

[email protected]
416-586-8080 
all ages
Opened in 1984 and had a major expansion from 2004 to 2006. School groups, exhibitions, clay classes for beginner to advanced for adults and kids. Half-day and full-day kids clay camps, family Sundays from 1 to 4. Drop-in clay classes every Wednesday  6 – 8 pm, Fridays 6 – 8 pm, and Sundays 1 – 3 pm.

Garrison Creek Art Centre
near Dufferin Grove Park around Dufferin and College St.    ON  -
.

http://www.garrisoncreekartcentre.ca/

[email protected]
416-531-5991 
all ages
Art classes, birthday parties, March break, holiday and summer camps. Adult workshops and birthday parties. Halloween event and TDSB projets. Summer camps for ages 4 to 10 about art, music, drama and play. 

Great Lakes Schooner Company
249 Queen’s Quay West, Suite 111  Toronto  ON  M5J2N5
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.greatlakesschooner.com/

[email protected]
416-260-6355  1-800-267-3866
all ages
Boat cruises, dinner cruises, eductional cruises, weddings, corporate events etc. A number of boats available to choose from like cruise ships, the Tall Ship Kajama and the classic ship Trillium which is the last steam operated paddle-wheeler on the Great Lakes! Day tours, theme cruises, weddings, and student programs both educational and entertaining. 

Gymboree Play & Music
Multiple locations – see website    ON  -
.

http://www.gymboreeclasses.com/

[email protected]
1-877-449-6932 
0 to 5
Play and learn classes, music and art classes, sports, family fun and school skills classes. Also themed parties available to members and non-members. Special events throughout the year like pajama parties, Mother’s and Father’s Day celebrations, Halloween and winter celebrations. 

Harbourfront Community Centre
627 Queen’s Quay West  Toronto   ON  M5V3G3
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.harbourfrontcc.ca/

[email protected]
416-392-1509 
3 and up
Summer day camp for ages 6 to 12, spring programs and March break camp. Room 13 where the kids run the art studio! See www.room13canada.ca. After school programs, Pre-teen drop-in for grades 6 to 9, ballet and jazz classes for ages 5 and up, Playball Sports, Family programs.

Harrow Fall Fair
Box 555  Harrow  ON  N0R1G0
Southwest Ontario Region

http://www.harrowfair.com/page.php?page=index&sidebar=true

519-738-3262 
all ages
Midway rides, pie auction, food and craft exhibits, performers, parade, pet shows, tractor pulls.

In Harmoney Dance and Wellness Ltd.
1175 Stellar Dr, Unit 1 and 2  Newmarket  ON  -
.

http://www.inharmonydance.ca/index2.htm

[email protected]
905-898-6229 
all ages
Programs for children to adults. Newly renovated facility. Spring mini session, Summer Camp. Recitals. Tiny tots programs, creative dance. Princess Dance, ballet, jazz, acrobatics, tap, hip-hop, musical theatre, contemporary, ballet-modern, Combo Dance 101 and Birthday Parties!

Island Princess Cruises
539 Queens Quay W.  Toronto  ON  -
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http://www.torontocruises.net/

416-999-1138 
all ages
BBQ cruises, BBQ and Dance cruises, School cruises,lunch and dinner cruises, birthdays, weddings, anniversaries, corporate cruises. Private cruises and events, Toronto AirShow Cruise, Fireworks Show Cruises, Canada Day Cruises, Toronto Island Cruises, Student Field Trip Cruises etc. Boat rental. 

Kidnasium Children’s Recreational Centre
745 Mount Pleasant Road, Second Floor  Toronto  ON  -
.

http://kidnasium.ca/index.php/

[email protected]
416-480-2608 

Basic gymnastics skills taught in a fun and interactive program. Also parties. 

Kidnetix Edu-Play Centre
Multiple locations – see website     ON  -
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http://www.kidnetix.ca/

[email protected]
416-904-2556 

Indoor playground with mazes, tunnels, wobblers, climbing walls, slides, activity panels and interactive games. Kids and parents must wear socks. Also offering Edu Play, Camps, Birthday parties and an after school program. 

Kid’s Fun Factory
4065 Chesswood Dr.   Toronto  ON  M3J2R8
North York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.thekidsfunfactory.com/

[email protected]
416-239-6047 
4 to 12
Specializing in a variety of creative hands-on birthday parties and programs for kids of all ages. Lunchtime and after school programs, in-school field trips. 

Kids Super Gym
3620 A Laird Road, Units 9&10  Mississauga  ON  L5L6A8
Mississauga, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.kids-supergym.com/

[email protected]
905-607-5437 
all ages
Gymnastics, special need, Parent and Tot, parties.

Kidsports Indoor Playground Mississauga
4500  Dixie Rd.  Mississauga  ON  -
.

http://kidsports.sites.toronto.com/

905-624-9400 
1 to 12
Ages 1 to 12, 18,000 square foot indoor playground. 3-level maze, tunnels, tubes, slides, ball pits, arcade area, party rooms and a gymnasium.

Kidz Smart
1517 Bayview Ave.  Toronto  ON  M4G3B5
East York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.karate4kidz.ca/

[email protected]
416-543-9762  416-481-5425
3 to 14
Team Canada Martial Arts Program, Jedi Training Academy – leadership program, Homework and Tutoring club includes free membership, classes, exposure to free science, music and arts and craft classes, daily fitness etc. Birthday parties, free camp week and teen and adult programs too. A variety of summer and March break day camp activities. Also KickSmart Workshop Summer Camp – two programs in one. 

Klim School of Art
8707 Dufferin St.   Thornhill  ON  L4J0A2
York, Durham and Hills of Headwaters Region

http://www.klimschoolofart.com

[email protected]
905-882-0884 
all ages
Holiday art camps, art classes for kids and adults, P.A. Day programs, parties.

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Kortright Centre for Conservation
9550 Pine Valley Drive  Woodbridge  ON  L4L1A6
York, Durham and Hills of Headwaters Region

http://www.kortright.org/

[email protected]
905-832-2289 
all ages
Maple syrup sugarbush, solar energy marketplace, energy workshops, solar car race, March break, Easter, magic show, music show, tech workshops. 

Living Arts Centre
4141 Living Arts Drive  Mississauga  ON  L5B4B8
Mississauga, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.livingartscentre.ca/homepage/

[email protected]
1-88-805-8888  905-306-6000
all ages
Plays and music performances for kids and adults.

Mabel’s Fables Book Club and Storytime
662 Mount Pleasant Road  Toronto  ON  M4S2N3
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.mabelsfables.com/

[email protected]
416-322-0438 
all ages
Books for kids newborn and up. 20% off purchases for classrooms and libraries and 20 % off adult books. Parking behind store. They’ll deliver your donated books to The Hospital for Sick Children all year long! Also the proud drop-off location for The Children’s Book Bank. Schools see website for annual world literature competition for kids aged 10 to 13 called the Kids’ Lit Quiz – held Feb. 7, 2012. Also space rental for your event: baby shower or birthday shopping party.

Mariposa Cruises
207 Queen’s Quay West, Box 101, Suite 425,Queen’s Quay Terminal  Toronto  ON  M5J1A7
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.mariposacruises.com/

[email protected]
416-203-0178  1-866-627-7672
all ages
the largest hospitality cruise company in Canada, operating a fleet of 6 uniquely styled and well maintained vessels from Toronto’s harbourfront. Cruises for dinner, Sunday brunch, lunch, special events, weddings, Christmas, New Year’s Eve and corporate events. There are Harbour Tours cruises and of course Student Packages!

Medieval Times and Tournament
10 Dufferin St., Exhibition Place  Toronto  ON  M6K3C3
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.medievaltimes.com/

1-866-543-9637 
all ages
Medieval dinner and tournament where knights compete on horseback.Birthday parties, educational partner information and group tickets.

Mess for Fun Indoor Playground and Ceramic Studio
73 Alness Street, Unit #3,  Toronto  ON  M3J2H2
North York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.messforfun.com/

[email protected]
416-736-7101 
all ages
Indoor playground and ceramic studio designed for children and adults. Play structure, playhouse, ball pit, jumping castle and more. Sitting area for adults. Party packages available. The Ceramic Studio will come to you too! Great for schools, daycares, retirement homes, camps, baby showers and other groups. Walk-in times are 10 – 6pm Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday and Sunday. Thursday and Friday open 12 to 6pm.. Mondays by appointment only. Socks a must, 2 hours of play. 

Messy Hands Inc.
Keele St.  Maple  ON  -
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http://www.messyhands.com/

[email protected]
905-303-6377 

Parties, school programs, studio art classes, camps, art and loot bags. 

Mr. Excellent Sports
    ON  -
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http://www.mrexcellent.com/

[email protected]
416-222-0211 
all ages
Professionally organized, exiting and safe sports leagues, tournaments, camps, clinics and after-school programs. Winter and Spring Basketball Skills Training, Summer Basketball Day Camp and Summer Soccer Skills Training Progra. Children grouped by age and ability and try to meet friend requests. Also offering jobs and birthday parties. Parties for basketball, soccer, ball hockey, dodge ball, skateboarding or volleyball. They’ll find a location. 

NORTH BEACH VOLLEYBALL
74 Railside Road  North York  ON  M3A1A3
North York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.northbeachvolleyball.com/

[email protected]
416-446-0777 
all ages
Birthday parties, school programs, rock climbing. 

Nyquest Family Camp
Camp White Pine, 1335 Camp White Pine Court,   Haliburton  ON  K0M1S0
Haliburton Highlands to the Ottawa Valley region

http://www.go-nyquest.com/familycamp/family.html

[email protected]
416-932-1370  705-457-2131
all ages
Family camp and grandparents camp. Sept.1st to 4th, 2011. 

Oakville Equestrian Centre
3340 Dundas St. W.  Oakville  ON  L6M4J3
Hamilton, Halton and Brant Region

http://www.oakvilleequestriancentre.ca/

905-465-3342  905-827-4678

Lessons, Christmas, March break and summer camps, boarding, adult events, horseshows, birthday parties, extended care.

Of Rock and Chalk
482 Ontario Street  Newmarket  ON  L3Y2K7
York, Durham and Hills of Headwaters Region

http://www.rockandchalk.com

[email protected]
1-888-248-7625  905-895-7625
5 and up
Indoor climbing gym, day camp with trips, parties, lessons, open to public.

Ontario Science Centre
770 Don Mills Road   Toronto  ON  M3C1T3
North York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.OntarioScienceCentre.ca/

[email protected]
416-696-1000  1-888-696-1110
all ages
The place to explore science and technology. Ontario’s only IMAX Dome theatre. Birthday parties, sleepovers, summer day camp, team building, payload science, Sci Fri for teens, planetarium and more. 

Orange Dot Inc. Summer Camp
1640A Avenue Road  Toronto   ON  M5M3X9
North York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.orangedotinc.com/

416-780-2088 
14 months to 9 years
Summer camps offer singing and dancing, crafting, story-telling and puppets for ages 14 months to 5 years (half day camps); adventure camp, clay, sewing, canvas painting, dance, drama and yoga for older kids – full day camps.  Also there are a variety of classes for kids 2 months to 6 years. Programs for mom include prenatal and postnatal, core conditioning, yoga etc. Birthday parties, CPR course. 

Ottawa Rhythmic Gymnastics Club
Multiple locations – see website  Ottawa  ON  -
.

http://www.goldenbridge.ca/rhythmic/about.htm

[email protected]
613-741-8808 
4 and up
Recreational, pre-competitive and competitive programs at all levels of rhythmic gymnastics and related disciplines. All coaches are NCCP certified rhythmic gymnastics professionals.  Fall, winter, spring, March break and Summer Camp. Birthday Parties and Special Olympics program. Mental Training and Flexibility and Conditioning Training Program. Ladies Program. Inter-Club Competitive & Performance Program. 

Paris Fall Fair
Paris Agricultural Society

139 Silver Street, Box 124,  Paris, Ontario  ON  -
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http://www.parisfair.com

[email protected]
519-442-2823 
all ages
Fair, kids concerts, speedway, antique shows, auctions, etc.

Parkway Bowl
Parkway Mall, lower level, 67 Ellesmere Road  Toronto  ON  M1R4B7
Scarborough, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.parkway-bowl.com/

info@parkway-bowl.com
416-447-1761 
3 and up
5 and 10 pin bowling. Youth programs for children ages 3 to 18. Seniors’ programs, summer programs, leagues, kids’ birthday parties for ages 3 to 18 and Rock-It-Bowl feature. 

Peanut Club
2788 Bathurst St.  North York  ON  M6B3A3
North York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.peanutclub.com/

bathurstpeanutclub@hotmail.com
416-782-8735 
6 months to 7 years
Daily play during weekdays, parties weeknights and weekends. 

Pickering Museum Village
2365 6th Concession  Pickering  ON  L1V2P8
York, Durham and Hills of Headwaters Region

http://www.cityofpickering.com/standard/lifestyle/museum/events_list.html

museum@cityofpickering.com 
905-683-8401 
all ages
Every Saturday June 4 – July 30, 2011 kids can try an activity like wool-dyeing, blacksmithing, butter churning, weaving, ice-cream making, heritage cooking and more. Whodunit?: Up the Creek is a murder mystery dinner theatre playing July 16, 17, 23 and 24, 2011. Rag Dolls & Ragtime is a family day of toys, games, music and more Sunday August 7th, 2011. A Spirit Walk – a play for students only September 14-17, 21-24, 2011 – special rate for school groups. Doors Open Oct.1-2. Fall Family Festival Oct.2, 2011-free admission. Christmas in the Village – celebrations are Dec.11, and see the play Cinderella Dec.3-4, 10-11, 2011. 

Pippi’s World
1381 Lakeshore Rd. E., Unit # 2  Mississauga  ON  L5E1G6
Mississauga, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.freewebs.com/pippisworld/

pippisworld@hotmail.com
905-271-0642 
up to 7
Indoor playground for kids up to 7 years old, party packages, day care services, monthly events.

Playground Paradise
150 Grenoble Dr.  Toronto  ON  M3C1E3
North York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.toronto.ca/parks/prd/facilities/complex/583/index.htm

416-395-6014 
1 to 12 years
Indoor playground is a 2-story foam and mesh climbing structure with slides and padding. Also, there is a lot of open floor space where the kids can run and play in a toddler area or build blocks. Kids and parents must wear socks. Also, there is an outdoor playground adjacent to the building and a splash pad. Public drop-in and birthday parties. The building also hosts after school programs, daytime preschool programs and adult fitness. 

Playtime Bowl
33 Samor Rd.  Toronto  ON  -
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http://www.playtimebowl.com/

strike@playtimebowl.com
416-787-4533 
all ages
Award-winning bowling centre hosts celebrity bowls, corporate events, regular and Cosmic Bowling. Birthday Parties for adults and children. 48 10-pin bowling lanes with computerized scoring, bumpers and extra-light balls designed for children. Award-winning interior, licensed bar and grill, 2 minutes from Yorkdate Shopping Centre. 

Pleasant Bay Camp
93 Gilbert St  Belleville  ON  K8P3H1
South Eastern Ontario Region

http://www.pleasantbaycamp.org/

acabrals@yahoo.com
613-962-7686 

Christian camp. theme weeks like teen weeks, travel to Narnia and Wild Westfamily camp. Waterski camp. Family camp. LIT program.

Putting Edge
Multiple locations – see website    ON  -
.

http://www.puttingedge.com/home.htm   

info@puttingedge.com
1-888-544-9262  905-855-5755
all ages
Mini-golf, arcades, glow-in-the-dark, cosmic bowl, parties.

Rainbow Cinemas Birthday Parties
Multiple locations – see website    ON  -
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http://www.rainbowcinemas.ca/birthday_parties.php?theatre=Woodbine&b=Rainbow_Cinemas&/

marketsquare@rainbowcinemas.ca
416-214-7006  416-213-9048
all ages
Movies for kids and adults. Children’s birthday parties. Annual Midnight Movie Marathon on June 25th, 2011. Watch movies all night and help send kids to summer camp. 

Randolph Academy Performing Arts for Kids
736 Bathurst St.   Toronto  ON  M5S2R4
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.randolphacademy.com

kids@randolphacademy.com
416-924-2243 x 225 
3 and up
Performances, college program, fall and winter kids programs like glee choir, dance, acting, summer camp, group workshops

Reptile Party
Multiple locations – see website    ON  -
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http://www.reptileparty.com/

info@reptileparty.com
1-877-737-8496 
6 to 12
Reptile shows and workshops. Birthday parties and science programs. Safari Science after school/evening programs and summer camps. 

Reptilia
2501 Rutherford Road  Vaughan  ON  L4K2N6
York, Durham and Hills of Headwaters Region

http://www.reptilia.org

bwhite@reptilia.org
905-761-6223  1-888-737-8454
all ages
Reptile zoo, March break, summer and Christmas break camps, parties, education programs, open every day except Christmas.

Rising Chefs
91 Rylander Blvd. Unit #1020  Toronto  ON  M1B5M5
Scarborough, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.risingchefs.com/contactus.htm

info@risingchefs.com
416-207-0029  1-866-774-7111
7 and up
Classes for ages 3 up to adult. Parties for kids to adult. Summer camps like World Tour and Boot Camp explore cooking and baking. 

Riverdale Farm
201 Winchester Street  Toronto  ON  M4X1B8
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.friendsofriverdalefarm.com/

info@friendsofriverdalefarm.com
416-392-6794  416-961-8787
all ages
Parent and tot programs, playroom, yoga, day camps, counsellor-in-training programs, volunteer involvement program, birthday parties, group guided tours, seasonal events and site rental. 

Rock Oasis
Multiple locations – see website    ON  -
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http://www.rockoasis.com/

infotoronto@rockoasis.com
416-703-3434 

New location as of June 28th, 2011. Private lessons, climbing courses, family climb and children’s parties. March break, Christmas break, PA Days and summer break climbing camps. No pre-registration, just show up, pay and climb. Hire a belayer for up to 4 kids- just drop off the kids and the climbing instructors will belay. Programs for teens and school groups also. 

Roland and Romaine School of Dance
508 Lawrence Avenue West  Toronto  ON  M6A1A1
North York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.rolandandromaine.com/

rrdance@rolandandromaine.com
416-782-1188 
3 to 5
Storydance and kinderdance for ages 3 to 5 years old. Birthday parties. Also adult programs. 

Rose Festival and Student Photography Exhibit
140 King St.  Welland  ON  L3B3J3
Niagara Falls and Wine Country Region

http://www.wellandmuseum.ca/

wellandhistoricalmuseum@cogeco.net
905-732-2215 

Rose Festival and Student Photography Exhibit runs April 16 – June 30, 2011. See the museum’s website for other events and displays.

Royal Botanical Gardens
680 Plains Road West  Burlington  ON  L7T4H4
Hamilton, Halton and Brant Region

http://www.rbg.ca/

1-800-694-4769  905-527-1158
5 and up
Coed camps ages 5 and up, leadership training, ecoleaders, kids clubs, public programs like drumming, art, horticulture,  school groups.

Royal Conservatory of Music
Multiple locations – see website    ON  -
.

http://www.rcmusic.ca/

conservatoryschool@rcmusic.ca
416-408-2825 
all ages
The finest music and arts education for over a century. Learning programs for people at all stages of their lives and learning. Also a first-rate performance centre with the launch of Koerner Hall and the Performing Arts division. 

Sarah and Chaim Neuberger Holocaust Education Centre
4600 Bathurst St., 4th Floor  Toronto  ON  M2R3V2
North York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://holocaustcentre.com/

neuberger@ujafed.org 
416-631-5689 
all ages
Programs, workshops, performances, cultural events, exhibitions, museum and memorial, library, school and educational programs, bar/bat mitzvahs and more.  

Scarborough Gym-Elites Club Inc.
510 Coronation Drive, Units 15 – 16  Scarborough  ON  M1E4X6
Scarborough, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.scarboroughgymelites.com/

gymelites@bellnet.ca
416-282-2496 
18 months and up
Home of the Scarborough Titans Cheerleading Club. Recreational and competitive gymnastics, cheerleading, birthday parties, March break and summer camps. 

Scooter’s Roller Palace
2105 Royal Windsor Dr.  Mississauga  ON  L5J1K5
Mississauga, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.scooters.on.ca/

skating2105@aol.com
905-823-4001 
all ages
Roller skating and inline skating, parties, lessons, family night skates.

Score Day Camp
Bialik Day School, 2760 Bathurst Street  Toronto  ON  -
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http://www.scoredaycamp.com/

info@scoredaycamp.com
905-709-6383 
all ages
Expert instruction in a specialty area of the camper’s choice while still getting exposure to common camp activities. Score Playhouse introduces pre-schoolers 18 months to 30 months to the camp experience with programs for their age group. Score Birthday Bashes are suitable for all ages with a wide variety of sports and games to choose from. Score Sport Clinics will help athletes ages 6 to 10 through a series of challenging drills and skills. Daily swimming, camp T-shirt included. Busing and lunch programs available.

Snow Valley Winter Resort
P.O. Box 46  Barrie  ON  L4M4S9
Bruce Peninsula, Southern Georgian Bay and Lake Simcoe Region

http://www.skisnowvalley.com/barrie-ski-area.aspx

705-721-7669  1-877-404-4744
6 months and up
Skiing, snowboarding, snow tubing, snowshoeing, lessons, school programs.

Solar Stage Children’s Theatre
4950 Yonge St., box 115, The Madison Centre  Toronto  ON  M2N6K1
North York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.solarstage.on.ca/

solarstage@bellnet.ca
416-368-8031  416-368-4715
3 to 10
Plays for kids aged 3 to 10 and their families. Music concerts, music theatre, birthday parties , school shows and summer theatre camps for ages 4 to 9. 

Sony Centre for the Performing Arts
1 Front St. East  Toronto  ON  M5E1B2
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.sonycentre.ca/

info@sonycentre.ca
855-872-7669 
all ages
Performances like Max and Ruby, singers, musicians, bands etc. 

Spadina Museum: Historic House & Gardens
285 Spadina Rd., s of St. Clair, next door to Casa Loma  Toronto  ON  -
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http://www.toronto.ca/culture/museums/spadina.htm

spadina@toronto.ca
416-392-6910 
all ages
Home to 3 generations of the Austin family. Recently completed interior restoration reflects the 1920s and 30s. See the estate’s Victorian-Edwardian garden, take a tour of the house, visit the gift shop. Open year-round, excluding some holidays. Situated next door to Casa Loma. Sunday June 26, 2011, 12 – 4 is their First Annual Garden Party – musical performances, games and period-appropriate refreshments. Take a tour, create artwork, solve a murder mystery and have your fortune told. Fresh pies etc. $5./person. 

Sportball
Multiple locations – see website    ON  -
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http://www.sportball.ca/

registration@sportball.ca
905-882-4473  1-877-678-5437
16 months to 17 years
Numerous programs like Parent and Child, Sportball Junior, Outdoor Soccer, Sport-specific Classes, Sportball Fitkids Fitness, Camps, clinics, adapted sportball for ages 5 to 17, sportball at school, parties and special events. 

St. Lawrence Market
92  and 95 Front St. E.   Toronto  ON  M5E1C4
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.stlawrencemarket.com/

market@stlawrencemarket.com
416-392-7219  416-392-7604
all ages
Over 120 specialty merchants and vendors. Said to be one of the 25 best markets in the world. Visit the Farmers’ Market – Saturdays from 5 a.m., Market Gallery, Sunday Antique Market, The Market Kitchen for cooking classes, and special events like the Food and History Show, Strawberry Festival – June 18, 2011,10 – 1. Also meet 3 Celebrity Chefs and get their book autographed! Candian Central Regional Barista Competition and Coffee Fair – July 5 10-5, July 6 10-4. Corn Roast – August 6, 11-3. Outdoor Woofstock – June 11, 12 10 – 6; and Buskerfest – August 25 – 28 festivals. 

Star Dance Academy
4637 Kingston Road, Unit 6  Toronto  ON  M1E2P8
Scarborough, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.stardanceacademy.ca/

info@stardanceacademy.ca
416-283-2572 
3 and up
Dance, music, swimming, summer camp and parties. Adult programs too. Camp for ages 4 to 10 includes dance, art, drama, music and swimming, theatre and games. Swimming lessons for ages 3 and up and recreational swimming for all ages and levels. Authorized providers of the Canadian Red Cross Water Safety Program. Dance disciplines of ballet, jazz, tap and hip hop for all ages and all levels. Piano lessons follow the Royal Conservatory of Music program for ages 5 and up including adults. 

Studio Pavas
2301 Royal Windsor Dr., Unit 1  Mississauga  ON  L5J1K5
Mississauga, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.studiopavas.com/

studiopavas@sympatico.ca
905-403-9435 
3 to 16
Art, music, drama and dance. Parties, March break and summer programs for ages 3 to 14, intensive programs for age 6 to 16.

Sunnybrook Stables Riding Camp
1132 Leslie St.  Toronto  ON  -
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http://www.sunnybrookstables.ca/

info@sunnybrookstables.ca
416-444-4044 
9 and up
Lessons, winter clinics, March break and summer camps.

Swansea Town Hall Community Centre
95 Lavinia Ave.  Toronto  ON  M6S3H9
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.swanseatownhall.ca/

frontdesk@swanseatownhall.ca
416-392-1954 

A diverse range of programs for children, parents/tots, youth, adults and seniors. Summer camps too! The building also houses the Swansea Memorial Library, Toronto Public Health Dental Clinic and has rental space for events, meetings, party room etc. See the website for programs, events and to get their newsletter. 

Swim Time
Multiple locations – see website  Thornhill, Woodbridge and Pickering  ON  -
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http://www.swim-time.com/

thornhill@swim-time.com
905-707-9495  905-856-9505
all ages
Swimming lessons, sports and swim parties.

Thinnox Design Camps
3120 Glen Erin Drive  Mississauga  ON  L5L1R6
Mississauga, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.thinnox.com/

info@thinnox.com
905-608-8446 
7 to 17
Design and technology school. After school programs for Gr. 5 to 12 in science, media arts, robotics, animation, game design and technology. Camps age 7 to 17 in summer, winter, spring, PA days. Also interior Design, fashion etc. Parties and events. 

Thorncliffe Bowlerama
45 Overlea Blvd., East York Town Centre  Toronto  ON  M4H1C3
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.thorncliffebowlerama.com/

info@thorncliffebowlerama.com
416-421-2211 
all ages
Leagues for junior, seniors and adults – beginner to competitive, cosmic bowling, light show with state-of-the-art music system, parties.  

Toronto and Region Conservation (TRCA)
Multiple locations – see website    ON  -
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http://trca.on.ca/

info@trca.on.ca
416-661-6600 
all ages
Campgrounds, rivers, conservation areas, school programs, fishing, cycling, hiking, skiing, playgrounds, Maple Sugar Festival, swimming, picnics.

Toronto Aspirals Rhythmic Gymnastics Centre
6 Bradwick Drive  Concord  ON  L4K2T3
York, Durham and Hills of Headwaters Region

http://www.aspirals.ca/

info@aspirals.com
905-695-0899  905-760-0092
6 months and up
Free classes all June for new members. Recreational and competitive programs from 6 months old to early teens. Full line of modern junior size gymnastics equipment like balance beams, bars, mini trampoline, tamble trak, climbers, soft mats and shapes. Seasonal, religious holidays camps, PD days and drop ins. Birthday parties and after school programs. 

TORONTO BEACHES LIONS CLUB Events
Box 6, 10 Ashbridges Bay Park Rd.  Toronto  ON  M4L3W6
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.beacheslions.com/

keith.begley@hkcommunications.ca
416-693-5466  416-406-2650
all ages
Many annual community event like the Easter Parade – April, Walk for Dog Guides – May, Canada Day – July, Charity Golf Clasic – May , Waterfront Marathon – September, Christmas in the Park and more. Clubhouse available to schools, other groups, businesses and families to rent for occasions.   

Toronto Buildings
Multiple locations – see website    ON  -
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http://www.toronto.ca/toronto_images/gallery_building.htm

311@toronto.ca
416-392-2489 
all ages
Trinity Square, Eaton Centre, Elgin and Winter Garden Theatre, BCE Place, Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, Convocation Hall, Pearson International Airport, Chum Building, Canon Theatre, Bata Shoe Museum, Massey Hall, Old City Hall, Metro Hall, Scarborough, East York, North York and York Civic Centres, Metro Convention Centre, Toronto City Hall, Rogers Centre, Roy Thompson Hall, Direct Energy Centre, Ontario College of Arts and Design, CN Tower, Ontario Place, Hockey Hall of Fame, Sony Centre, Royal Alex Theatre etc. see website for pictures and info. 

Toronto Climbing Academy
11 Curity Ave.  Toronto  ON  M4B1X4
East York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.climbingacademy.com/

info@climbingacademy.com
416-757-4208  416-406-5900
13 and up
The first and only gym in North America to introduce state-of-the-art World Cup walls designed by Pyramide. Corporate programs and children’s parties are the two main features of the centre. You’ll find hard core climbers work on specific projects while a group of kids have safe fun. The portable climbing walls are available year round. Beginner lessons, private and semi-private lessons, clinics, family lessons, programs for kids, adults, corporate events and school groups. Over 80 climbing stations!

Toronto Dance Vibe
179 Bartley Drive  Toronto  ON  M4A1E8
North York, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.dancevibes.com/

info@dancevibes.com
416-385-9481 
all ages
Dance instruction in jazz, tap, ballet, hip hop, acrobatics and musical theatre. Studio uniform. Parties for 6+Summer Dance Camp 5+. Also teen and adult summer fitness classes. 

Toronto Gymnastics International
77 Browns Line Rd.  Etobicoke  ON  M8W3S2
Etobicoke, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.torontogymnastics.com/

admin@torontogymnastics.com
416-253-1443 
all ages
Parent and tot, kindergym, girls and boys recreational classes, teen and adult gym and summer camps. CIT programs and birthday parties. 

Toronto Public Libraries
Toronto Public Library Board

789 Yonge Street

Toronto, Ontario M4W 2G8    ON  -
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http://www.torontopubliclibrary.ca/

postingrequests@torontopubliclibrary.ca
416-393-7215 
all ages
Book, CD, DVD rentals, programs, classes and exhibits and rental spaces. Reading festival and programs, photography events and exhibits, movie times, book signings etc. 

Toronto Rock Lacrosse Club
416 North Service Road East, Suite 100  Oakville  ON  L6H5R2
Hamilton, Halton and Brant Region

http://www.torontorock.com/

info@torontorock.com
416-596-3075  1-855-665-7625
all ages
See an exiting game of lacrosse, learn about the team, join the fanzone and see what they’re doing for your community. Have your birthday party at the ACC! 3-Day Toronto Rock Summer Camp for ages 6 to 14, open to all skill levels. School programs for kids in grades 1 to 8. 

Toronto’s Heritage Buildings
Multiple locations – see website    ON  -
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http://www.toronto.ca/toronto_images/gallery_history.htm

311@toronto.ca
416-392-2489 
all ages
Cornell House, Dempsey Store, Osgoode Hall, Spadina Museum, Union Station, Fort York Historic Site, Casa Loma, Campbell House, Colborne Lodge, Mackenzie House, Old City Hall, Riverdale Farm, Don Valley Brickworks, The Studio at the Guild Inn, The Grange, St. Lawrence Market, Upper Canada College, St. Lawrence Hall, Todmorden Mills Museum, Gibson House, Fort York Historic Site, Conservatory and Stables at Casa Loma, Flatiron Building. See website for pictures and info.

Toronto’s Parks and Gardens
Multiple locations – see website    ON  -
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http://www.toronto.ca/toronto_images/gallery_parks.htm

311@toronto.ca
416-392-2489 
all ages
Bluffer’s Park, High Park, Allan Gardens, Rouge River, Rosetta McClain Gardens, Toronto Islands Park and Ferry, King’s Mill Park, Edward Gardens, Colonnel Samuel Smith Park, The Guild Inn, Milliken Park, Sunnyside Beach, Marie Curtis Park, Christie Pits, Tommy Thompson, Easter Beaches, Thompson Memorial Park, Don Valley Golf Course, Cedar Ridge Creative Centre, Lower Highland Creek Park, East Point Park. See website for pictures and info.

U20 Climbing at Boulderz Climbing Centre
#16 – 1444 Dupont Street  Toronto  ON  M6P4H3
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.boulderzclimbing.com/

info@boulderzclimbing.com
416-516-6666 
4 and up
Designed and built in collaboration with Vertical Solutions. Beginner classes, children’s programs, new routes weekly, private bookings and more. All necessary rental equipment, workout/stretch area, lockers, free parking. Mini-bouldering wall for children with slide! Available for school programs outside of public hours.  Summer and March break climbing camp, birthday parties too! Also Single Day Camp!

Weehands sign language
various locations    ON  -
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http://www.weehands.com/profile.php?id=42

musicsteps@gmail.com
416-449-9651 x 137  1-800-746-7446
0 and 5
Sign language, child care.

Whittamore’s Farm
8100 Steeles Ave. E.  Markham  ON  L6B1A8
York, Durham and Hills of Headwaters Region

http://www.whittamoresfarm.com/

office@whittamoresfarm.com
905-294-8200 x 200  905-924-8200 x 215
all ages
Group tours, pick-your-own, strawberries, pumpkins.

Whittamore’s Farm
8100 Steeles Ave.  East Markham  ON  -
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http://www.whittamoresfarm.com/

natacha@whittamoresfarm.com
905-294-3275  905-294-8200 x 201
all ages
Fun farm yard, market, pick-your-own, pumpkinland, wagon ride, parties.

Wonderful World of Circus
2600 John Street, Unit 115  Thornhill  ON  L3R3W3
York, Durham and Hills of Headwaters Region

http://www.wonderfulworldofcircus.com/

wwcircus@hotmail.com
905-479-2411  1-905-479-2411

March, winter, Halloween, spring, gymnastics, circus arts classes, acrobats, trampoline, dance, fitness, moms and tots, kindergym. 

Wye Marsh
16160 Highway 12 East, P.O. Box 100  Midland  ON  L4R4K6
Bruce Peninsula, Southern Georgian Bay and Lake Simcoe Region

http://www.wyemarsh.com

camp@wyemarsh.com
705-526-7809 
all ages
Day camps in summer, winter, March break, family programs, scouts and guides, canoeing, kayaking, hiking, biking, gardening, skiing and snowshoeing,  ecotours, school programs, birding, parties.

Young Centre for the Performing Arts
55 Mill Street, Building 49  Toronto   ON  M5A3C4
Toronto, Greater Toronto Area Region

http://www.youngcentre.ca/

info@youngcentre.ca
416-866-8666  416-504-1666
all ages
Home of Soulpepper’s year-round classical repertory and George Brown College’s Theatre School. Resident artists have it bursting at the seams with music, theatre, dance and the spoken word. Situated in the Distillery District. 

Youth Leadership Camps Canada
Lake Simcoe Training Centre, 498 Moon Point Dr.,   Orillia  ON  L3V6H1
Bruce Peninsula, Southern Georgian Bay and Lake Simcoe Region
www.ylcc.com/

705-326-2433  
all ages
Single day to 5 day retreat for elementary and high school students, adults, families, sports groups, professionals, student councils, family reunions.