Preschool Age programs for children 6 & under.



We offer theme and skill focused activities, which benefit your child by:

  • providing a place for social interaction with peers
  • building self-esteem and self-confidence
  • developing independence
  • stimulating physical, social and mental development



Program Descriptions

Wiggle & Giggle 6mo-18mo
A fun program that lets you and your little one meet new friends, play games and enjoy free-play gym activities. Perfect for new moms! Oct 24 Class in PV Gym

Creative Gym 12mo-3yrs
Parent participation program for you and your child involving gym activities, songs, simple games, pasting, painting, table toys, playdough and much, much more.

A,B,C & Gym,2,3 30mo-5yrs
While participating in gym activities, your child will be introduced to numbers, letters, colors, shapes, stories and much, much more. A great introduction to prepare children for preschool.

Little Rascals 18mo‐6yrs
FAMILY FUN TIME This drop-in program is designed for families to play and stay together. The gym is open to play whatever sport you want from soccer to floor hockey to basketball. The bouncy castle is also available for those big kids who still like to bounce! Parent participation required.

DANCE (click for program list)


Kidnastics 18mo-5yrs
Learn the basic skills of gymnastics, tumbling and creative movement in a fun, non-competitive environment. Each session progresses to offer more challenge to your growing gymnast!


PreBike 2-4yrs
This program for little bikers focuses on developing and improving balance and steering using PREbikes. Riders will build confidence in a fun, friendly and safe environment. PREbikes and helmets are provided.

Play, Putter, Swim 3-6yrs
A fun filled program with gym activities, games,songs, pasting, painting and stories all finished off with a swim lesson in the pool.

Sports for Shorts 3-5yrs
Try a variety of sports and games, including soccer, floor hockey, ringette, soft lacrosse, basketball, parachute games and more. Activities will focus on building and practicing the fundamental skills of different sports with participation as the focus. Please wear running shoes. Parents are welcome to join in the fun.

Skate N’ Play 3-6yrs
A fun filled program that starts in the Dogwood gym for activities, games and songs with our Playschool Staff, then we go Skating at the Priest Valley Arena, (parents are asked to meet at 11:15 to help with getting on skates). Children need to have their own Skates and Helmet.

SKATING LESSONS (click for program list)


Tiny Tots

“a building block to your child’s future”

blocksPreschool 3-4 yrs (born 2011 & 2012) – School Year Sep 2015 – Jun 2016

Tiny Tots offers your child a variety of unique experiences in a licensed Preschool setting with ECE qualified, dedicated and caring staff. The program is designed to develop your child’s sensory and perception skills, as well as to provide a positive environment for building social relationships with other children. Your child will participate in gluing, painting, music, games, story time, ABC’s and 123’s, field trips, cooking experiences, physical activities, socializing with other children and more. Participants in our 4 year old only classes will also experience the Fun Family Phonics, a colourful and interactive program designed to help teach your child to read. These preschool classes start in September.

Registration is now open for the September 14, 2015 – June 17, 2016 school year

Tiny Tots Preschool 3-4 yrs (born 2011 & 2012)

4 M/W/F 9:00-11:30am 31433 $155
3 & 4 M/W 9:00-11:30am 31434 $105
3 & 4  M/W 12:30-3:00pm 31435 $105
4 T/Th 9:00-11:30am 31436 $110
3 T/Th 9:00-11:30am 31437 $110
4 T/Th 12:30-3:00pm 31438 $105
3 & 4 Fri 9:00-11:30am 31439 $55

Three year old Mon/Wed and Tues/Thurs classes – held in the Discovery classroom
Three/Four year old Friday class – held in the Discovery classroom.
Four year old and afternoon classes – held in the Ogopogo classroom.

NEW French / Spanish language introduction  Mon / Wed 12:30-3pm class.
Learn both French and Spanish basic instruction, phrases, calendar time, games and songs.
This program will have the same great structure as the other Tiny Tots programs with the same friendly staff. Every week we will be working on new simple phrases and concepts that will fit the themes we will be learning.
*Note: This is a fun language introduction and is not an immersion program.

Fun Family Phonics – Four year old classes will experience the Fun Family Phonics a colourful and interactive program designed to help teach your child to read. The phonics program combines humorous stories about why letters make the sounds they do with colourful pictures to illustrate the stories.

Registration –  At the time of  registration you will need to provide us with the registration deposit and a payment type for the monthly fees; your Visa or MC # and expiry date (your card will be processed on the 1st day of each month.) or nine (9) postdated cheques, payable to City of Vernon and dated the 1st day of every month September 1 to May 1. A $25.00 service charge for any cheques returned NSF by your bank.

Registration Forms –

NOTE: Monthly fees are averaged out over the entire school term. A registration deposit of one month fee is due at time of registration, and is not refundable (but will be applied to Tiny Tots June fee.)

We require a two week notice of withdrawal from the Tiny Tots program.  Charges will be made according to when the notice is given.  In case of the cancellation of a class a full refund will be provided.

Tiny Tot fees are tax deductible. Keep your receipts for tax purposes.

Tiny Tots Staff – Positive Role Models for Children

MISS LISA has been our Head Instructor  since 2008 and she has her Early Childhood Education Certificate, basic first aid/cpr and food safety certificate. She enjoys making learning fun through play and is qualified to run our Fun Family phonics program. She has been in child care since 1998 and brings a wealth of knowledge about child development and program planning impelmentation with her years of experience in child care management.

MISS TRENNA started at Tiny Tots as a supported child care worker in 2007 and with her many years of child care experience, and passion for teaching, Trenna completed her ECE assistant certification and license to practice and is now a fully licensed instructor.  Trenna also has her basic first aid/cpr and food safety course and is also qualified to run the Fun Family Phonics program.

MISS KRISTY  is the Lead instructor in our Discovery Classroom, and has been with the recreation Services since 1993 and has been an instructor with Tiny Tots since 2003. Kristy is certified in Early Childhood Education, Supported Child Care and Infant & Toddler care.

MISS TERI has been an Assistant Instructor at Tiny Tots since 2011. Teri has her certified Education Assistant, basic first aid/cpr and food safety certificate. She ran a home daycare for ten years prior to coming to Tiny Tots and has volunteered in the community in a number of roles as instructor, coach, program leader and parent advocate.