St. Gregory- Parent Testimonial St. Gregory’s staff ensures that each child in our program enjoys their time in the before and after school program. In doing so, we strive to get to know the interests in of all children and incorporate it into our daily programming. It’s always a bittersweet moment when children in our [Read more…]
St. Gregory’s Children Testimonial St. Gregory’s Before and After School Program strives to create a safe and caring environment for all children. They have created close bonds with both children and families and continue to create fun learning experiences for the children. This is a card that was created by a child that had left [Read more…]
NYLPD York Mills does an amazing job with showcasing children’s art work! Through this display, children and families have a sense of belonging, value and connectedness, making a contribution to this beautiful art display.
This year, Mother’s Day falls on Sunday, May 12, and we think all you moms deserve to have a great weekend in the city — rain or shine. There are brunches, high teas, sweet treats, colourful blooms and outdoor fun all dedicated to Mom! You’ll find this and more at these great Mother’s Day Events [Read more…]
St. Cyril’s before and after school program recently had their annual meet and greet Day after school. This allows families to come together to see their children’s learning portfolio as well as NYLP visual learning documentation. Diorama The children displayed their beautiful diorama project that they worked on throughout the month. They used a variety [Read more…]
St. Gregory’s before and after school program participated in a Generation POUND® workshop! This is a youth-oriented program that fuses movement and music to improve physical fitness, focus, communication, teamwork, coordination, athletic skills and more! For children and adolescents, regular physical activity is associated with both physical and psychosocial benefits. Generation POUND brings these benefits [Read more…]
The days are getting longer and spring is in the air… and as always, our April on the Cheap list features a roundup of the absolute best things to do with kids throughout the month – all for free (or almost). Earth Day and Spring festivities are kicking into high gear! Here are some of the [Read more…]
St. Cyril’s before and after school program created murals to display at their school. The project was done in November of 2018 and the murals are currently installed outside the school and NYLP shared FDK playground. This project was part of the FDK Garden Project that the school and B & A program collaborated on [Read more…]
Christmas Activities The before and after school staff had prepared special Christmas activity stations that encouraged the parents and children to engage in the activities together. It gave families and children to interact with one another and a sense of community.