What’s New?

Your summer camp registration pack!

For all families with school age kids (rooms 103 and 109), it’s time to register for our new summer camp program. Here are all the materials you need to get your kids set up for the summer. Registration will be held next week on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday in the daycare hallway from 4-6 pm. You can print off these files and fill them out in advance OR these materials will be on hand at registration. Please note that the

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When we’re open and when we’re closed over the winter holiday

Dear families, Please be aware of the following open and closure dates for the 2013/2014 winter holiday: Monday December 23rd            OPEN 7:30am – 6:00pm Tuesday December 24th            CLOSED Wednesday December 25th      CLOSED Thursday December 26th          CLOSED Friday December 27th                CLOSED Monday December 30th             OPEN 7:30am -6:00pm Tuesday December 31st             *OPEN 7:30am- 1:00pm* Wednesday January 1st               CLOSED Thursday January 2nd                  OPEN 7:30am -6:00pm Friday January 3rd                         OPEN 7:30am -6:00pm Thank you, Hawthorne

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Welcome to our new website!

This is the place for news and information about our daycare. Please subscribe to our email mailing lists to receive timely updates on our daycare and for information on our programs and waiting list. You can also: Like us on Facebook Follow us on Twitter Please contact us for more information or suggestions on the site.

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Warning: parking on Essex Street

The daycare has heard from parents that they are getting parking tickets on Essex Street, even using the way-bys creating specifically for pick-ups and drop-offs for the school and daycare. The parking sign on the street currently limits parking past 5 pm, but daycare parents are often using the street up until 6. The daycare has a call into our city councillor’s office and we are hoping to have the sign changed soon. Until then, we encourage you to be

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Warm weather news

Finally, the sun is out and it’s time to prepare for the last few weeks of school and summer. Some of our rooms have some specific requests. Dear 104 Families, Looks like the summer weather is finally here. That leads us to yet another change in footwear. As you know, we have outdoor time twice a day and we want all the children to be as safe as possible. Please send a pair of shoes which are slip-on or have

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Volunteers to Help with Daycare Social Activities

The Hawthorne on Essex Daycare Board is currently looking for one or more parent volunteers to help with coordinating social activities for families of the daycare. The hope is to build on some of the daycare’s past activities to create simple social get-togethers for parents to hang out and kids to play. Example events might include a barbecue on the school grounds, or movie night in the gym. With warmer weather just around the corner, we’d like to start planning

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