Free EarlyON Programs

Find more information below about:

  • Drop-In Programs: OPCC Locations and Mobile Locations
  • Virtual Programs
  • Registered Programs

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EarlyON Drop In Programming
Effective Saturday January 7th, 2023

OPCC Permanent Locations:

OPCC Mobile Locations:

Let’s Play! Join us as we come together to learn and grow through the powers of play! Open to all children under 6 years, this beloved program combines a variety of learning experiences that are sure to engage all the senses through free-play, circle time and more! Together, families will have the chance to connect with EarlyON Educators, build friendships with fellow families and link to resources in the communities. This program also looks to take advantage of any nice weather. Please expect that Educators will be making use of both the indoor & outdoor play environment during our time together. This flexibility in space allows us to follow the families’ leads by sharing in the natural curiosities of the day! Please be sure to prepare to spend time indoors & outdoors.

Baby & Me: Available for age’s newborn to 12 months. It is never too early to introduce your child to the wonderful world of free-play, circle time and new little friends! See your baby blossom and grow as you sing, play and learn together. Enjoy the chance to meet other parents and connect with EarlyON Educators on a weekly basis!

Tiny Tots Playtime: Available for ages 6 to 18 months. Are you looking for ways to let your little one explore the world around them? Whether it’s fingers, toes, a box or a toy nearby, your little mover is sure to enjoy the chance to discover! Join is for this fun-filled opportunity to explore and learn in an active playtime designed for our tiniest of friends.

Sensory Sensations: Open to ages 2 to 5 years, join us for some imaginative play where your creativity will blossom through the exploration of sensory materials. This fun, no mess sensory program will help your child develop memory, vocabulary and expose them to new situations to better understand the world we live in. This program offers incredible play materials right to your fingertips so it’s sure be fun for grownups and littles alike!

Move & Groove: Open to children under 6 years this program focuses on developing skills through music and movement. Together we will feel the beat, move our bodies and enjoy the chance to sing-along!

Toddler Time: Open to ages 12 to 30 months. Toddlers are curious about the world. This is a program designed just for them! Enjoy a variety of experiences led by the children’s interests that will encourage them to see, touch and explore all that is around them. With your child’s development in mind our educators will create opportunities for children to learn more about their ideas and their environment. So come enjoy group play, circle time and learning experiences galore!

Stay, Read & Play: Filled with songs, stories and play! Open to all children under 6 years, join us as we come together to explore the wonderful world of books. Stories come to life and fuel our imaginations to take us on adventures far and wide. So, come take a look at a book, snuggle in, and share with us the many joys of indulging in story time!

Let’s Play! Dad’s Edition: Let's hear it for the fellas! Available to children under 6 years and the many male role-models in their lives. Whether you are a Dad, Grandpa, Father-figure, Tío, Baba or Friend, this drop-in program is designed to hold space for Big Dudes and their little ones. Come out and enjoy a place to play with your kid(s), meet your neighbors and connect over the highs & lows of raising young children in 2023.

Social Connections! Generously hosted by the Glen Oaks Community this EarlyON Drop-In program is designed with every family's interest in mind! Open to children newborn to 3 years old, get ready to play, learn and grow! Plan to stay and play, while you connect with EarlyON Educators, build friendships with fellow families and link to resources in the communities. We can't wait to see you there!

Weekend Wonders: For all children under 6 years. Weekends are times to let loose, explore and try something new. Join us for a Saturday morning program where the focus is on family connection, slowing down and taking time to enjoy time spent together. Our well-equipped playrooms and amazing educators will help to ensure you have what you need to learn and grow together.

Virtual Songs & Stories

Virtual Songs & Stories

Designed for children aged 0-6 years but fun for the whole family! Join us as we come together to share in an online circle time full of songs, props, stories and more! 

Join us on Fridays at 1pm to dance and prance virtually!

Registration required, available weekly on Fridays at 1pm for the following week 

Zoom Links will be sent out 9am the day of the program


Registered Programming

Registration: Available Friday Janaury 13th at 2pm

Calm Connections

Let’s face it – we can all get overwhelmed by new situations and this is true for our young children as well! Would you and your child benefit from a quieter, small group play program? Open to children 2-4 years, join us in EarlyON for this 5-week session that combines all the wonderful things about play into one peaceful package.

Space is limited, registration required.

Starting Date: Thursday January 26th, 2023

 Time
 Thursdays from 1-2:30pm
 Location
 Oakwood
 Age
 2 to 4 years
Number of Weeks
5

Real Talk

Becoming a parent means there are both joys and stressors added to your everyday life and this can be tricky to navigate. Don't go it alone! Come and meet your village of support.

In this free 5-week program, led by our very own OPCC Parent Education & Enrichment Coordinator Kristine, together we will spend time exploring hot topics and real strategies for embracing your new role. Topics include; adjusting to parenthood, growth & development, sleep routines, infant nutrition and community resources, all while enjoying time with our little ones.

Families are encouraged to bring any questions, comments, or concerns you may be facing that day, as this is a safe space to share and brainstorm together.

Starting Date: Wednesday January 25th, 2023

 Time
 Wednesdays from 1:30-3pm
 Location
 NSR-Satellite
 Age
 Newborn to 9 months
Number of Weeks
5