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October 2021

True North Sports Fall Mini Camps

Saturday, October 16 - Saturday, October 30
ON Canada
True North Sports Fall Mini Camps

True North Sports Camps is excited to extend our Mini Camps into the fall! At True North, camp means EVERYTHING to us. That is why we have made it our top priority to ensure that your children have the option to remain active and social this fall. True North Mini Camps are private programs located in your backyard or local park, operated by a dedicated…

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Meet Cute | A Free Play by Roseneath Theatre

Saturday, October 16 - Friday, November 5
Free

A free play for grades 7-12 www.roseneath.ca/watch-now Meet Cute is a story about Jane and John who meet at a bus stop — could there be romance? The show explores their conversation in three different ways using the same text. One scene. Two actors. Three possibilities. Because the text is repeated in each scenario, the focus shifts from behaviour to context and finally to intention.…

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Fall Term 2021– In-person ArtClasses at ArtOneAcademyMarkham

Saturday, October 16, 2021 - Sunday, February 6, 2022
Art One Academy Markham, 90C Centurian Dr., Unit 7C
Markham, ON L3R 8C1 Canada
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Art One Academy Markham offers a high quality education and instruction in the visual art with the learning environment that is as unique as each student and art classes for all ages, skill levels and abilities. Professionally developed Art Programs based on Ontario Curriculum for Fine Arts and cover the theory of color, drawing and sculpture. The studios professionally equipped with easels and high grade…

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Young Dancers at Home

Saturday, October 16 - Saturday, December 18
The School of Toronto Dance Theatre, 80 Winchester Street
Toronto, Ontario M4X 1B2 Canada

The School of Toronto Dance Theatre is offering a new extended version of their virtual Young Dancers' Program! Young Dancers at Home is a program consisting of two sessions per month, which includes a live-streamed video to dance along with, and a LIVE Zoom class with our instructors. These sessions are designed for a wide range of ages (3-17). During the live-streamed videos, students will…

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Dungeons & Dragons 14 Week Adventure

Saturday, October 16 - Sunday, December 19
$480

With Camps going online, so has our D&D programming. Logon to our chat with any device that has a microphone and can connect to the internet. Our programs run for three sessions at 3 hours each on Saturdays or Sundays and are renewed every month. Our Dungeon Master can screen-share the battle map so kids stay engaged and have a clear understanding of the game.…

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Beginner Drawing (6+) – LIVE Virtual Art Class

Saturday, October 16 - Thursday, December 16

💻 In this beginner drawing class, kids will grow their drawing skills and design thinking with virtual step by step drawing lessons. Learn how to draw in 2D by combining shapes to simplify complex subjects. 📅 Fall 2021 Dates: Thu 4:00 - 5:00 pm ET | Sep 16 - Dec 16 Sat 11:30 - 12:30 pm ET | Sep 18 - Dec 11 👋 This…

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Advanced Digital Art (12+) – LIVE Virtual Art Class

Saturday, October 16 - Saturday, December 11

Do your teens love art? Join Winged Canvas for weekly virtual art lessons from home! 💻 Learn advanced digital painting techniques through a variety of illustration projects in this online weekly class for teens and adults. Live demos will be done in Photoshop, but students can use any software. 📅 Fall 2021 Dates Sat 11:00 - 12:30pm ET – Sep 18 – Dec 11 👋…

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Beginner Digital Art (6+) – LIVE Virtual Art Class

Saturday, October 16 - Saturday, December 11

Do your kids love art? Join Winged Canvas for weekly virtual art lessons from home! 💻 Discover art beyond paper in this live online art class for kids! Learn the basic digital art skills needed to create realistic objects, character art, backgrounds, and more using your computer or tablet. Class demos are done live using MediBang Paint Pro, a free digital painting app we recommend…

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Little Saplings Fall Parent & Tot Program

Saturday, October 16 - Monday, November 15
Kortright Centre for Conservation, 9550 Pine Valley Drive
Vaughan, ON L4L 1A6 Canada

In this weekly program, youngsters will explore a new nature theme each week. The format allows for consistent structure with flexible content. Parent or caregiver participation is required. Highlights Outdoor activities such as collecting, hiding, piling, catching and exploring nature. Indoor activities including fun crafts, hands-on experiments and sensory games. Circle time with structured sharing, singing and engaging stories. Free-time indoor activities with exploratory natural…

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Watercolour Painting (8+) – LIVE Virtual Art Class

Saturday, October 16 - Saturday, December 11

Do your kids love art? Join Winged Canvas for weekly virtual art lessons from home! 💻 Create beautiful watercolour paintings, and learn how to combine watercolour with other mediums. Our instructor will cover nature painting, washes and blends, painting skin tones, etc. 📅 Fall 2021 Dates: Sat 10:00 - 11:30 AM ET 👋 This is an ongoing weekly virtual class. Join in anytime! You can…

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Oaks & Acorns Nature Play

Saturday, October 16 - Saturday, October 30
Royal Botanical Gardens, 690 Plains Road West
Burlington, ON Canada

Move, create, and discover during our morning early-years programs for children and caregivers. Held Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday mornings behind the Nature Centre in our Nature Play Space, this nature-based program for 2-5 year-olds is designed to inspire a life-long love of nature and the outdoors. Explore the natural world together through nature walks, storytelling, imaginative and loose parts play, and hands-on discovery, with all…

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Young People’s Theatre’s Fall Drama Classes

Saturday, October 16 - Saturday, November 27

Join us this fall for Young People’s Theatre’s fun-filled drama classes! A wide selection of online classes for JK-Gr. 12, plus in-person options for youth. Online classes are offered both after-school and on weekends beginning Sept. 25, and in-person classes for teens begin Oct. 2 downtown at RBC WaterPark Place. Enjoy interactive experiences for parents and their little ones with both Toddler & Pre-School Online…

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Saturdays at the McMichael (SAM)

Saturday, October 16 - Saturday, November 20
McMichael Canadian Art Collection, 10365 Islington Ave.
Kleinburg, Ontario L0J 1C0 Canada
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Children's Art Classes These popular children’s art classes offer a creative exploration of various art mediums, encourage skill development, cultivate art appreciation and introduce children to the art of Canada through in-gallery activities. Facilitated by professional art instructors, children will be divided into age-appropriate groups to be determined upon registration. Registration required. Fee per 8-week session: $240 general public; $192 McMichael members. Ages 5 to…

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Young Musician’s Course (6-8 years)

Saturday, October 16 - Saturday, October 30
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 11:54 am on day 16 of the month, repeating until Monday, January 31, 2022

88Keys Music and Discovery Centre, 70 East Beaver Creek Road, Unit 25
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B3B2 Canada
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Young Musicians Course (YMC) is for those students aged 5.5-8 looking to begin their musical journey with the fun of a group setting! Students engage with music fundamentals through listening, singing, playing and reading. In addition, students will develop musical sensitivities over the course of this three year program: the focus on ear training, ensemble playing, improvisation, and composition distinguish Yamaha programs from the rest!…

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School of Rock Remote Music Lessons

Saturday, October 16 - Saturday, October 30
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An event every month that begins at 11:54 am on day 16 of the month, repeating until Friday, December 31, 2021

School of Rock Online Classroom Markham, ON Canada
School of Rock Remote Lessons

There are a growing number of families being asked to remain in their homes or limit travel. At School of Rock, the health and safety of our students is our top priority. Our online, one-on-one music education program allows students to take music lessons remotely. School of Rock Remote furthers your child’s musical journey in a way that prioritizes well-being through social distancing. Weekly online…

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Dungeons & Dragons Weekend Gameplay

Saturday, October 16 - Sunday, October 17
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$90

With Camps going online, so has our D&D programming. Logon to our chat with any device that has a microphone and can connect to the internet. Our programs run for three sessions at 3 hours each on Saturdays or Sundays and are renewed every month. Our Dungeon Master can screen-share the battle map so kids stay engaged and have a clear understanding of the game.…

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Beginner Cartooning for Kids – LIVE Virtual Art Class

Saturday, October 16 - Saturday, December 11

👩‍🎨 Learn the techniques to draw your favourite cartoon characters from popular movies, anime, and video games, step-by-step in this beginner-friendly virtual art class for kids! ✏️ In this cartooning and anime drawing class, kids will learn to draw cartoons online through live video chat with their teacher, and learn the techniques and creative process for the art of visual storytelling. Projects include designing your…

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Mad Science After-School Program

Saturday, October 16 - Tuesday, November 23
$160

Our after-school programs ensure that kids have access to fun and educational STEM programs while at home. We strive to provide not only an awesome experience, but content that can also be self-guided by students to offer parents a much needed break from the rigorous requirements of managing their child's learning. All materials provided are safe, fun and designed to create a memorable experience. A…

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DIY Battle Bots: Tank Edition (Grade 5-8)

Saturday, October 16 - Friday, December 17
$379

Design, build, and program a remote-controlled tank powerful enough to battle other robots! Students will learn how to assemble and swap out accessories to customize how their robot battles. Our DIY battle bots are powered by an Arduino microcontroller and custom 3D printed parts. May the best robot win! DIY Battle Bots teaches the fundamentals of electricity & circuits, programming, and fabrication, serving as an…

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Tesla Crate – Julie Edition (Gr. 3 & 4)

Saturday, October 16 - Thursday, November 11
$149

Science, Tech, Engineering, Art and Math projects, all in one box! Each crate contains five different STEAM project kits inside. Complete a new project every day while learning from our instructors online. Projects based on the Grade 3-4 Ontario Science curriculum. Some projects in the Julie edition include: a morse code machine, a rotating earth model, and a train carousel! Dates available for the course…

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CNC: Mars Mission Part I – Habitat (Grade 7 & 8)

Saturday, October 16 - Thursday, December 16
$349

Come join us on a Mars Mission and learn all about circuit-building and programming in a beginner-friendly environment! Students use hand tools and circuits to build an electronically-controlled Mars Habitat with a rotating solar panel and airlock doors. Price includes $50 material fee. Option 1: Saturdays from 9:30 AM – 10:30 AM ET (Oct 9 – Dec 11) Option 2: Saturdays from 12:45 PM –…

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CNC: Mars Mission Part II – Growing Pod (Gr. 4-6)

Saturday, October 16 - Saturday, December 11
$349

Building on the coding concepts and circuit-building skills students acquired in Create 'N’ Code: Mars Mission Part I, this course will teach students about the real-life applications of using sensors and electronics. Students will learn about the science and engineering concepts behind space exploration by growing their own plants in Martian simulated soil, building a growing pod attachment to their Mars Habitats, and coding the…

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Create N Code: Mars Mission Part III – Rover (Gr. 7 & 8)

Saturday, October 16 - Wednesday, December 15
$349

Building on the coding concepts students acquired in Create ‘N’ Code: Mars Mission Parts I & II, this course will teach students about the applications of electronics to drive motors and create communication systems. Students will learn about the engineering concepts behind space exploration and wireless communication by building their own Mars Rover, and controlling it remotely by coding their own transmitters and receivers with…

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Tiny Homes (Gr. 5-8)

Saturday, October 16 - Friday, December 17
$349

Learn about architecture & design while building your dream tiny home! Students will learn how to create architectural scale models using 3D design software (SketchUp) and bring the design to life with our Tiny Home kit. They will also learn about furniture design while assembling 1:12 scale IKEA furniture, electricity and 3D printing while putting together their 3D-printed mini LED lamps, and textiles and fashion…

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Inventor Series: SPARK (Grade 1 & 2)

Saturday, October 16 - Wednesday, December 15
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
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$299

Our Inventor journey begins with our SPARK program where students learn skills around basic hand tools. With a large focus on developing dexterity and spatial awareness, unique projects are completed every week, combining workshop materials and craft techniques Students build confidence and independence around our makerspace as they are exposed to 2D and 3D design, woodworking, robotics and more! Projects are inspired by the grade…

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