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Hubs/ Early ON Centres

Hubs/ EarlyON

On January 1st, 2018, Best Start Hubs started the transition to become EarlyON Child and Family Centres. But don't worry, they will still offer the high quality, free and family-friendly services that families know and love.

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From hub activities to community festivals, find all Sudbury has to offer for your family.

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Upcoming Special Events

  • 20
    JUN 2018
    Finlandia Trail Run Series.

    Finlandia Trail Run Series returns to Laurentian Nordic Ski Trails this summer.  Challenge yourself on our rocky route. Bring your kids for the short 1km race. Registration at 5pm. Kids race at 6pm and 3/6km leave at 6:15pm. Free for kids. $20 entry for the 3/6 KM. A fundraiser for Laurentian Nordic Details on pre-registration for the series coming soon.

    https://www.facebook.com/events/356013891587614/

     

  • 21
    JUN 2018
    National Aboriginal Day O Conner Park June 21st 2018.

    All ages  welcome for free breakfast and activities 8:30 to noon June 21st 2018

  • 21
    JUN 2018
    National Aboriginal Day -Bell Park.

    N'Swakamok Native Friendship Centre proudly presents another free fun filled family friendly event Thursday June 21, 2018 at Grace Hartman Amphitheater (Bell Park)

     

  • 23
    JUN 2018
    Kivi Move Series- Miner’s Mayhem Mud Run.

    The Northern Cancer Foundation is partnering with Kivi Park to launch "MOVE – The Kivi Park Fitness Series"! MOVE is a series of six events created to get people active and raise some much needed funds in support of the Northern Cancer Foundation at Kivi Park  Register for a pass for $180 which grants registration for all six MOVE events or register for each event at a time. Children 12 and under can participate for free and there will children's activities at each event. For more information on registration, the events or MOVE – The Kivi Park Fitness Series, please visit the NCF website at www.ncfsudbury.com or call us at 705.523.HOPE (4673).

     

  • 24
    JUN 2018
    Journée familiale et Spectacle familial de Mini-TFO.

    Kiosques divers, cantine, jeux et activités de Science Nord dans la cafétéria du Collège-Boréal. Spectacle familial de Mini-TFO dans la salle de spectacle du Collège Boréal, 2 présentations 10h00 et 12h30. https://www.facebook.com/events/648647978808204/

     

  • 24
    JUN 2018
    Junction Creek Testmark Cleanup in Garson.

    Are you looking for a way to help make Sudbury's urban waterway a healthier place for us and the critters that call it home?
    Here's your opportunity! Join the Junction Creek Stewardship Committee on June 24th for the Junction Creek Testmark Cleanup in Garson!
    The cleanup will take place from 10am to 1pm followed by free pizza and refreshments!

  • 29
    JUN 2018
    Summer Splash PicnicParty- Hanmer.

    Click Read More for a poster with all the details. Free. Please call 705-969-4040 to register


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From prenatal classes to picky eaters--our library of topics offers you practical, easy-to-use information, and links to resources and services in Greater Sudbury.

Choosing a school and registering your child
Choosing a school and registering your child

Parents in Greater Sudbury who are getting ready to register their child for school have a variety of choices. Four school boards serve the Greater Sudbury community. Registration begins in January for all children who’ll be turning four that year and beginning school the following September. Registering early will help ensure you’re invited to readiness programs offered by your school.

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Preparing your child for school
Preparing your child for school

A lot of parents think the best way to prepare their children for school is to teach them their numbers and the alphabet. Helping your child learn their ABCs and 123s is a great idea, but what’s most important in the early years is how you play and interact with your child.
 

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Finding summer child care and day camps for school-aged kids
Finding summer child care and day camps for school-aged kids

Parents and caregivers of school-aged children who work or attend school themselves are likely to need quality care for their kids over the summer. Other families may enroll their kids in summer programs to introduce them to new activities, or help them keep busy, make new friends or develop skills.

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Finding recreational activities for kindergarten and school-aged children, and getting help paying for them
Finding recreational activities for kindergarten and school-aged children, and getting help paying for them

Starting around ages four and five, many children show an interest in organized recreation, arts and sports programs.

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Choosing quality child care and early learning programs
Choosing quality child care and early learning programs

The three main types of child care are licensed child care centres, licensed family homes and private, unlicensed homes. The Ministry of Education’s licensing process and the City of Greater Sudbury’s Program Quality Support initiative help to ensure the quality of licensed centres and family homes.

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