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September 2020

Doors Open Ontario

Tuesday, September 1 @ 8:00 am - Monday, November 30 @ 5:00 pm

Doors Open Ontario has gone digital! We will be going behind the doors and onto the trails of heritage sites across the province – virtually! We look forward to seeing you back in communities once it is safe to do so. Please check this website and follow our Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to enjoy exhibits, share stories and explore the province with us.

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Virtual Tutoring @Sylvan of Markham

Tuesday, September 8 - Thursday, December 31
Sylvan Learning Markham, 11A Laidlaw Blvd
Markham, Ontario L3P 1W5 Canada
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With School out, Don't fall behind! Stay on track with Sylvan of Markham! Need assistance with online homework? We got you covered with VIRTUAL ONE-HOUR SESSIONS in Math, English, French for Grades K-12 and Homework Help in Math, Sciences, English for Grades 9-12! Contact us for further details! (289) 800-8788 or email us: [email protected] LOW STUDENT:TEACHER RATIO and COMPETITIVE RATES - ACT NOW!! Register for 5 sessions, get the 6th session on us FREE!

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Beginner Cartooning Class for Kids

Friday, September 11 @ 2:00 pm - Saturday, December 12 @ 3:00 pm

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 own cute chibi characters, drawing simple backgrounds, and best of all -- learning art and design principles…

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Realistic Drawing Classes for Teens

Saturday, September 12 - Saturday, December 12

This intensive drawing class teaches fundamental realistic drawing techniques, suitable for teens and adults looking to improve on their drawing skills. Learn art concepts and techniques for drawing realism such as shading, 3D forms, perspective, blending, realistic linework and principles such as composition. We will learn how to draw realistic people, objects, things in perspective, and various shading techniques, which can later be applied to advanced studies in painting, design and sculpture. Students will work in various dry media such…

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Comics & Manga Art Mentorship for Teens

Saturday, September 12 - Saturday, December 12

Students will learn the art of illustrated storytelling to create their very own comics and manga! Learn how to make readers laugh, cry and shiver with the art of pacing, panel creation and illustration. Find what style and genre is for you, whether you create the slice of life comic of your dreams or the horror comic of your nightmares! This online art mentorship program teaches the technical aspects behind panel illustration in both black and white and full colour,…

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Doors Open Markham

Saturday, September 12 - Monday, November 30
Doors Open Ontario

Part of Doors Open Ontario. Explore some traditional Doors Open Markham sites without having to leave home.  Sites will offer tours, videos and activities that will engage people of all ages. Locations include: Heintzman House, Thornhill Village Library and the Unionville Train Station  

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Fall Term 2020 – Art Classes at Art One Academy Markham!

Saturday, September 12, 2020 - Friday, February 5, 2021
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 materials encourage our students to grow artistically strong to become very skilled and well rounded…

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Open Art Mentorship for Teens

Saturday, September 12 @ 11:00 am - Saturday, December 12 @ 12:30 pm
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Create differently, but together, and learn from each other! Open Art Mentorship is a weekly art jam & critique session that’s customized to the learning needs of a small group of like-minded creative people. This program is open to different art projects from drawing, to sculpture, to experimental painting -- embracing all different styles and mediums. Choose your own art projects, and tread bravely on your creative quest; we are here to guide you and show you the ropes! Your…

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Drawing Foundations Art Classes

Tuesday, September 15 - Thursday, December 17
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Drawing foundations are weekly online drawing classes for youth. Students will grow their creative thinking and drawing skills through weekly live video chats with their instructor, covering a variety of different drawing mediums, techniques, and styles. Our instructor will introduce an art concept or material each week and work with students step by step to create meaningful artwork. Classes are small, so each student gets personal guidance and online feedback from the instructor. This virtual drawing class is designed for…

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Digital Illustration Art Mentorship for Teens

Tuesday, September 15 - Tuesday, December 15
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Learn more advanced digital painting and illustration techniques through this weekly online class, suitable for teens and adults. Expand your artistic versatility by adding digital art to your artistic toolbelt. This online mentorship program takes student’s artwork to the next level by teaching them advanced digital art shortcuts and techniques to quicken their workflow and hone their skills. Lessons and custom demos are taught with Photoshop, but students may use the digital art program of their choice! Tuesdays from 6:00…

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Animation Art Mentorship for Teens

Friday, September 18 - Friday, December 11
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Learn the art of making moving pictures, and the creative process of digital animation in this online animation class suitable for teens and adults! Students will learn and apply the 12 principles of animation to create compelling individual animation projects, where they can design backgrounds and animate characters of their choice. Guided by a professional animator, students will get guidance on their animation portfolios as well as valuable industry advice for pursuing animation as a future major or career. Step…

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Adventurous Learning Program

Monday, September 21 - Friday, December 18
Earthbound Kids, 155 Uxbridge-Pickering Townline
Pickering, ON L4A 7X4 Canada
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New for Fall/Winter 2020, our Adventurous Learning Program offers weekday programming for kids 4-8 yrs, perfect for homeschooling families and online students. The program is academic in nature, offering daily literacy and math sessions with a focus on nature and the outdoors. Kids play-to-learn and wherever possible, teaching takes place outdoors, in the sunlight and fresh-air of the Earthbound farm. Kindergarten to Grade 3 | 4 to 8 years Visit our website for full details and registration.

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Young Musician’s Course (6-8 years)

Thursday, September 24, 2020 - Thursday, June 10, 2021
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! FREE TRIAL CLASSES AVAILABLE!! Classes are available online or in person, Ontario regulation permitting. Classes…

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Guitar Lessons at 88 Keys

Friday, September 25, 2020 - Friday, March 26, 2021
88Keys Music and Discovery Centre, 70 East Beaver Creek Road, Unit 25
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B3B2 Canada
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Interested in guitar? 🎸 We are now offering lessons! Whether you would like to train classically towards RCM accreditation, or learn rock or jazz styles, our experienced teachers can help you reach your musical goals. Now, their expertise is available in-person AND online from the comfort of your own home! LEARN SOMETHING NEW!! Contact us! [email protected] 905-881-2891 www.88keys.ca Visit us! 70 East Beaver Creek Rd, Unit #25, Richmond Hill L4B 3B2 Offered on Fridays from 3pm to 5pm.

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Saturdays at the McMichael (SAM)

Saturday, September 26 - Saturday, November 28
McMichael Canadian Art Collection, 10365 Islington Ave.
Kleinburg, Ontario L0J 1C0 Canada
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$159 – $199

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: $199 general public; $159 McMichael members. Ages 7 to 12. Saturdays, 10 am to 12 pm.

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October 2020

INVENTOR: Launch (Gr. 5-6) – In-Person Classes

Thursday, October 8 - Wednesday, December 16
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
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$300

Maker classes sample all of the different tools and skills of a STEAM environment. Kids will explore 2D and 3D design, use 3D printers, laser cut projects, and experience woodworking, robotics, coding, and electronics. New projects are made every week! Learn more about our in-person classes here: https://www.thesteamproject.ca/fall-classes-2020

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November 2020

Welcome Back: LEGOLAND Discovery Centre

Sunday, November 1, 2020 - Tuesday, March 2, 2021
Legoland Discovery Centre, 1 Bass Pro Mills Drive
Vaughan, Ontario L4K 5W4 Canada
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Legoland Discovery Centre Activities

Come back to play at Toronto's favourite LEGO-building attraction - with all new playtimes and Bricktastic Safety measures and the popular LEGO shop. Taking extra precautions for health and safety, LEGOLAND Discovery Centre Toronto has implemented enhanced physical distancing measures, new limited capacity 90-minute playtimes, LEGO® bricks just for families to use during playtimes, sliders to indicate whether play areas have been sanitized and ready for play, and stringent cleaning protocols before each playtime following the guidance of local and national health officials.

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Kindermusik: Cuddle and Bounce (Newborn – 16 months)

Sunday, November 1, 2020 - Monday, February 1, 2021
88Keys Music and Discovery Centre, 70 East Beaver Creek Road, Unit 25
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B3B2 Canada
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For Ages Newborn - 16 Months Make baby’s first class musical! Music is one of your baby's favorite things - AND it's one of the best thing for your baby's developing mind. Kindermusik Cuddle&Bounce classes offer a sensory-rich yet caring and gentle environment where infants can explore and react to new sounds, sensations, and objects. Shared activities for babies and their caregivers provide the opportunity to strengthen your connection with your child through joyful music-making experiences. Cuddle & Bounce classes…

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Junior Music Course (4 – 5.5 years old)

Sunday, November 1, 2020 @ 8:00 am - Saturday, June 19, 2021 @ 5:00 pm
88Keys Music and Discovery Centre, 70 East Beaver Creek Road, Unit 25
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4B3B2 Canada
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Junior Music Course (JMC) is for those students aged 4-5.5 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 four year program: the focus on ear training, ensemble playing, improvisation, and composition distinguish Yamaha programs from the rest! FREE TRIAL CLASSES AVAILABLE!! Classes run on an academic basis comprising 37 weekly sessions from…

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Outdoor Christmas Market on the Farm

Friday, November 13 - Sunday, December 20
Niemi Family Farm, 18463 Hwy 48
Newmarket, ON Canada
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Outdoor Christmas Market with free admission! Local vendors and products. Support Local. You can purchase stocking stuffers, crafts, decor, candles, bakery goods and so much more. Freshly cut local Christmas Trees, handmade wreaths, outdoor arrangements, garland, branch bundles, swags... Hot chocolate, coffees, and a magical and safe outdoor space. You can book a private bonfire for a group of 5, 10, or 20. Tickets to be purchased online at niemifamilyfarm.ca Christmas Land is a family experience. This is separate from…

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Registration Open for Ready, Set, Goal!

Sunday, November 15, 2020 - Saturday, May 29, 2021
Free
Future Possibilities for Kids

Ready, Set, Goal! is a free leadership program for kids age 9-12 years old from November 2020 to May 2021. This is completely virtual and kids have a safe space to think creatively, communicate powerfully, build confidence, take on responsibilities, and most importantly, have fun! Kids are matched one-to-one with a trained adult volunteer called a KidCoach. They'll make 30 minute weekly phone calls, work on our Activity Book, as well as plan and achieve goals that will make a…

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Holiday Nights of Lights

Friday, November 20, 2020 - Thursday, January 7, 2021
Revel Park, 80 Interchange Way
Vaughan, ON
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$25 – $65
Holiday NIghts of Lights

The holidays are right around the corner, join us in celebrating! Holiday Nights of Lights will feature over 1 million LED lights all synchronized to a fun and festive playlist!

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