Tween Summer Leadership Programs

Youth Grade 6-10

A great summer program for youth in grades 6-10! This program will help youth build leadership skills through fun team building activities, exciting trips, and sports and recreation. This program will also help youth develop creative projects through our Room 13 Art & Multimedia Studio. It is FREE to participate! Some trip fees may apply. 16 spots available! Spaces filling up quickly!

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Important Update

We miss you!

Waterfront Neighbourhood Centre hope everyone is keeping safe and healthy during this unprecedented time. Although Waterfront Neighbourhood Centre (WNC) is closed, we are working to ensure when we re-open, WNC is ready to have everyone back safely.

During this time WNC has been focused on working on developing new policies, cleaning protocols and a recovery plan. We want ensure the safety of our staff and community members when the time comes to resume programs and services. WNC has implemented physical distancing measures, access to personal protective equipment (PPE) for staff, and COVID-19 screening.

As we continue to follow City of Toronto and Toronto Public Health recommendations, Waterfront Neighbourhood Centre will be offering the following programs on-site and virtually:

Onsite Programming

  • Summer Daze Camp (6-12 years old)
  • Tween Summer Leadership Camp (Grade 6- Grade 10)
    • Programs will include Youth Lounge, Youth Sports, RM 13 Multimedia Studio
  • Community Connect Garden

Virtual Programming

  • Early On- Baby Drop-In and Wednesday Evening Program
  • Growing Up Healthy Downtown (GUHD) Family Drop In Programs
  • Ready, Set, Learn @Home
  • Get Jobs 4 Youth
  • Youth Info, Support & Referrals
  • Afternoon Tea & Social
  • Senior Connect 2.0 Morning & Afternoon Sessions
  • Community Kitchen & Nutrition

These Programs will be offered from Monday, July 13th – Thursday, August 28th, 2020.

Please see our modified summer program guide, flyers and calendars for more information about these programs.

All other programs and services will remain closed. The building will remain close to the public.

WNC staff team are continuing to support the community, especially our most vulnerable members, through emails and telephone check-ins.

Waterfront Neighbourhood Centre will have staff on site to answer any questions or inquiries you may have via telephone or email. We are available Monday to Friday, 9:30am-6:00pm. Please see the directory for staff email addresses and phone extensions.

We would like to thank everyone for their patience and their support during this complex time. WNC hopes to welcome everyone back very soon. Until then, please remember to practice physical distancing, proper hygiene and stay safe. We’re all in this together!

Please follow us on Facebook, Instagram and our website  for current updates and information.

Summer Daze Camp 2020

For ages 6 to 12
July 13, 2000 – August 27, 2020
8:30AM – 12 Noon or 1:00PM – 4:30PM
In-person registration on June 29, 2020, please see poster above for further information.

Frequently Asked Questions (download the PDF below for our latest FAQ)

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Registration form available for download:

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We appreciate the financial support provided by our generous donors – the Toronto Star Fresh Air Fund, the City of Toronto Children Services, and Canada Summer Jobs – Government of Canada.

Seniors Connect 2.0

Seniors Connect 2.0 is a Seniors Sharing and Connecting through Technology workshop that will help you to stay connected in the ever changing digital work with your smartphones or tablet using the latest social media apps and many other apps.

Topics include:

  • Understanding your smart/mobile device
  • Messaging/communication apps
  • Social
  • Media
  • Online banking
  • Online shopping
  • How to avoid scams and frauds
  • Access government/municipal online services
  • ESL/language apps
  • Health apps
  • Online learning
  • and many more

These workshops are currently conducted online only.

For more information and registration, please contact Jun Emperador, jun@waterfrontnc.ca, 416.392.1509 ext 327.

Ready… Set… Learn At Home!

Our staff will be facilitating interactive educational activities that will enchance your child’s development in literacy, numeracy, physical health, creative arts, and social-emotional well being, all in time for their first day of Kindergarten!

Ages: 3-4yrs
Mon., Weds. & Fri. 
Class 1 : 10:30am – 11:15am
Class 2: 11:30am – 12:15pm

Free trial: May 20th & 22nd, 2020

For registration, please visit https://registration.waterfrontnc.ca/learnathome

Summer Camp Registration Date Changes

Summer Camp & Learn & Play registration dates have been changed.

Registration is in person at 9:30 am at reception desk. Proof of address & age is required during time of registration. For more information call reception at: 416.392.1509