Child Minding

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A Small World Child Minding

Age: 6 weeks to 3 years
Drop your young children off to play while you use the Centre. The child minding service is a safe space where children can stay with friendly staff in a welcoming play environment. 

Challenge Club

Age: 4 to 12 years
Enjoy fun interactive activities, games, and crafts; three or more activities will be offered in stations to explore. Similar to our childminding service, but for the older group.  


September 16 – December 23
Monday to Friday 8:30 am – 1:00 pm (child minding only)
Monday to Thursday 4:00 – 7:30 pm 
Friday 4:00 – 7:00 pm
Saturday 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Sunday 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

December 27 - 30
Wed to Saturday 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Wed to Friday 4:00 - 7:00 pm


One-year family, child, and one-adult family members are included.
$5 / visit for other membership types.
$7 / visit non-members.
Members can purchase a one-month unlimited use pass for $25.00. Maximum two-hour stay per visit. Closed on posted holidays. Hours subject to change.

Service Policy

We encourage cooperative play, ensuring all children have a safe and enjoyable experience. 


  • Are to sign children in and out of the service at each visit and provide proof of membership or payment. You may be given a pager and must remain at the Centre while children attend. We’ll notify you if your child needs assistance.
  • The Centre is nut-sensitive; please label any snacks you bring.
  • Please bring children's indoor footwear to each visit.
    We encourage positive visits. We’ll work together with you and your children on any negative behaviours.

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