Nature Play Day!
Join us for free outdoor fun on Saturday, June 9 at the Strathcona Wilderness Centre! Engage children’s senses and get back to basics with sand, fort building, games and more! Runs from 1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Check out our calendar below for more, free programs!
Do you have children ages 0-6?
Parent Link is a parenting resource for families and caregivers of preschool children. Through Parent Link you can:
- Find out what's going on in your community
- Learn about parenting strategies
- Attend workshops and programs
- Track your child's development
- Create a parenting plan
- Play with your child
- Talk to other parents and Parent Link workers
Baby and Me
Free! Drop in to play with your baby and meet other parents. Guest speakers will join us to talk about parenting, infant care, development and more.
Download the schedule for May 2018 Baby and Me (632.4 KB)
Play it Forward Bins
Build some fun with a bin of gently used sand toys for your neighbourhood playground. Get to know your neighbours, enrich outdoor spaces and create community connections. Bins are available to borrow from May through to the end of August from the main Parent Link centre.
Play Starter Kits
Need some new ideas for play? Play Starter Kits are theme-based and help you support your child's development and explore fun ways to play. Borrow a kit for two weeks from the main Parent Link Centre. Kits are available for various age groups:
- 12 - 18 months
- 1.5 - 2.5 years
- 2.5 - 3.5 years
- 3.5 - 5 years
Ages and Stages Questionnaires
A parent-completed child monitoring system to help you monitor your child's physical, intellectual and emotional development.
Parent Link Locations