NOTICE BOARD

  • Two weeks of Summer Break Camp Registration is mandatory to maintain spot in our Afterschool Program. We have done our best to maintain current costs, however, due to increased expenses, there will be a 5% increase in fees for Afterschool Programming effective September 1, 2020.

  • Register here for  Programs for Ages 4+

  • Register here for Programs for Infants, Toddlers, Preschoolers 

  • We have made changes to our Admission Process.  Click here to find out more.

  • In the event of a TDSB school closure, we will be offering Day Camp Cost: $60/day. Please ensure your child has a packed lunch. 

  • New Programs for Infants to Pre-Schoolers under the Age of 4-Year-Old. "Let's Play together" for infants to 2.5 Year Old (Guardians must be present on-site for the duration of the program). "Fun with Learning" for 2.5 to 4-Year-Olds.

Riverdale Activity Centre 

Program Director: Aphrodite Rubello

 

Eastminster United Church

310 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, ON M4K 1N6

E-mail: riverdaleactivitycentre@gmail.com

Call: (416)-988-2415

Website:riverdaleactivitycentre.com

Facebook: facebook.com/riverdaleactivitycentre

Operating Hours:

7:30 a.m to 6:00 p.m

Monday to Friday

(Saturdays & Sundays Closed)

Programs Available

After-School Program

3:15 pm to 6 pm (Jackman PS)

4:15 pm to 6 pm (Claremont School)

Before-School Program

7: 30 am to 8: 30 am

 

Hot Lunch Program

11:30 am to 12:40 pm

Infants to Pre-Schooler Programs

Let's Play Together

Drop-In: 9:15 to 11:15 AM

Fun with Learning

Morning Session: 8:30 to 11:30 PM

Afternoon Session: 12:30 to 3:00 PM

Monday's & Tuesday's

Our Camps

7:30 am to 6 pm

 

PA Day Camps

Summer Camps

March Camps

Winter Camps

Home Daycare for Infants

Aphrodite’s Clubhouse

Preschool Program (Orton-Gillingham Method)

8:30 am to 11.30 am

Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday

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Please Note: We are NOT a Licensed Daycare. All prices are HST exempt. We operate from a shared space and DO NOT guarantee a Nut-Free Environment.

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Mission Statement

Our mission at Riverdale Activity Centre is to develop an Active, Engaging and Creative Atmosphere where kids can thrive and learn. We aim to create a space where parents can be involved in their child’s growth process.

Schools Emergency Closure

 

We are offering "Full-Day Camps" in light of Strikes that would result in School closures. The Camps are open to Families requiring care for their Kids during the closure. 

Camp Starts @ 7:30am

Costs:

$50/Day

(Kids in After School)

$80/Day for

(Kids NOT in After School)

REGISTER HERE

Resource for Parents: Click here to learn about Ontario State's Eligibility criteria for Financial support for parents during strikes

CAMPS @ Riverdale Activity Centre
2019-2020
4 TO 12 YEARS OLD
TDSB, TCSDB & CLAREMONT Schools
 
PA DAY CAMPS
WINTER BREAK CAMPS 
MARCH BREAK CAMPS
EASTER MONDAY CAMPS
SUMMER BREAK CAMPS            
                    

                                      

Home Daycare Service for Infants

9 months to 2.5 Years Old

Contact Aphrodite: (416)988-2415

AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAM
4 to 13 YEARS OLD 
Pick-up only from Jackman PS 
3:15 to 6 PM
Claremont Bus Drop-Off
4:15 to 6 PM
MONDAY TO FRIDAY
PRESCHOOL SCHOOL PROGRAM 
Orton-Gillingham Method
2.5 to 4 YEARS OLD
Full-Day Hours
7:30 AM to 6 PM
Half-Day Hours
8:30 AM -12:30 PM & 12:30-6:00 PM
DROP-IN PROGRAMS
Infants, Toddlers, and Preschoolers
Mondays & Tuesdays
(Jackman Room)
 
LET'S PLAY TOGETHER         
Infants - 2.5 Years Old 
                                 9:15 to 11:15 AM                                                                         
FUN WITH LEARNING
2.5 to 4 Years Old   
8:30 to 11:30 AM &
12:30 to 3:00 PM
BEFORE SCHOOL PROGRAM 
4 to 10 YEARS OLD 
Drop-off only to Jackman PS 
7:30 to 8:30 AM
MONDAY TO FRIDAY
 

CONTACT US FOR PROGRAM INFORMATION

Eastminster United Church, 310 Danforth Avenue, Toronto, ON M4K 1N6

 riverdaleactivitycentre.booking@gmail.com

Riverdale Activity Centre Tour Hours: 

Wednesday & Thursday [9 to 11 AM]

 

Contact: Aphrodite Rubello (416)-988-2415

Monday to Friday [between 1 to 3 PM6 to 8 PM]

About Us!

 

Riverdale Activity Centre offers a positive learning setting that encourages students to have fun while simultaneously learning new skills. Programs are headed under the Direction of Aphrodite Toula Rubello, a Home Daycare Provider. Aphrodite has been working with families in the Riverdale neighbourhood since 1995.

 

A variety of programs give students a harmonious opportunity of discovering talents across the board. Activities revolve around building physical wellness, body awareness, gratitude, scientific thinking, and creative intelligence to ingrain essential building blocks of learning and development.

 

Our focus is to give each child tools that develop strong mental models when dealing with the following abilities in their day to day life:

  • Physical Abilities

  • Cognitive Skills

  • Scientific Thinking

  • Creativity

  • Gratitude

  • Respect and Acceptance

 

             We try to balance student to teacher ratios, so every individual gets the attention they need. We offer the following programs:

  • Preschool: Ages 2.5 - 4-year-old

  • Before School: Ages 4+

  • After School: Ages 4+

  • Hot Lunch: Ages 4+

  • Camp for PA Days, Christmas, March, and Summer Breaks

Our Philosophy

 

Children are our future, as a community we need to help them. The old saying "it takes a village to raise a child" is so true. Let's become that VILLAGE that makes OUR COMMUNITY a place where our CHILDREN will RISE TO:

  • Feel Safe

  • Be Included

  • Have a Voice and be Heard

  • Make a Difference

  • Have Empathy

  • Help Each Other

  • Be driven to make change happen

 

Our Programs & Camps

 

Riverdale Activity Centre offers programs that cater to holistic progress through creativity, group interaction, social etiquette and lots of fun. We design our programs keeping in mind that Kids today need a variety of activities to stimulate their mind. Giving them a wide spectrum of options to choose from ensures that each child gets a chance to explore their gifts and talents in a safe space. 

 

Vision Statement

Our vision at Riverdale Activity Centre is to create a community space for families, where they feel confident and safe about their child’s well-being as well as their engagement in activities, social bonds and skill-development.