Join us for a delightful hour of family fun at our Family at Play program, specially designed by Yarmouth Recreation and NSCC Burridge Early Childhood Development Support Centres (ECDSC) for families with children aged 0 to 5. Every Friday from 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM, parents, guardians, caregivers, and little ones are invited to come together and embark on a journey of discovery and interaction in a safe and welcoming environment.

Program Highlights:

1. Open Play Exploration: Spark your child’s curiosity as they explore a world of play with a variety of equipment and activities carefully chosen to enhance sensory experiences, motor skills, and creativity.

2. Supportive Environment: Our dedicated recreation staff and early childhood educators are on hand to offer guidance, answer questions, and provide valuable insights into how playtime contributes to your child’s development.

3. Quality Family Time: Strengthen family bonds as you engage in play and exploration together, creating moments of joy and connection that will be treasured for years to come.

4. Safe and Inclusive: Our program is designed to be inclusive and welcoming to families from all backgrounds and abilities, ensuring that every child and caregiver feels valued and supported.

5. Learning Through Play: Discover the power of play in promoting cognitive, physical, and emotional development in your child. Each activity is chosen with your child’s growth in mind.


  • Age Range: Children aged 0-5 and their parents, guardians, or caregivers
  • Day: Fridays
  • Time: 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM
  • Location: NSCC Burridge Campus Gymnasium
  • Cost: $2 per family
  • Attire: Dress comfortably, and don’t forget to bring socks for indoor play.
  • Equipment: All play equipment and materials are provided for your enjoyment.

Join us at Family at Play, where every Friday morning becomes an exciting adventure of exploration and connection. Nurture your child’s development, share in their wonder, and build lasting bonds with fellow families in a warm and inviting environment. Your child’s journey of discovery begins here, and we’re excited to be a part of it. Come play, learn, and grow together with us!

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