Spring 2018 Programs

Programs Start April 9

After School and Lunchtime Program

These After School and Lunchtime Programs are organized by your OSAC committee. We are offering new and exciting programs as well as old favourites! Remember that registration is “first come, first served.”  Programs fill up quickly register soon to avoid disappointment!

No late registrations

Registration Starts: Wednesday March 7                                  Registration Ends: Wednesday March 28

 


Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Lunch Programs
  Apr 9 - June 4 Apr 10 - June 5 Apr 11 - June 6 Apr 12 - June 7 Apr 13 - June 1
  8 weeks 9 weeks 9 weeks 9 weeks 8 weeks
  No Class May 21  
11:50
to
12:25
Chess and
Stratgy Games
Grades 1-4
Room 120
Lego® Gizmos and Gears
Grades 1-3
Room 121
NEW
Mincraft
Grades 2-6
Room 123
Chess
Intermediate/Advanced
Grades 2-6
Room 120
Chem-Mystery
Grades 1-5
Room 122
NEW
Owen Strings
Grades 1-6
Room 123
Returning Students only
Fashion Crafts
Grades 2-6
Room 120
Young JEDIS
Grades 1-4
Room 121
Cancelled
Create
Your Own Comic Book

Grades 1-4
Room 123
Mixed Media
Workshop

Grades 2-6
Room 123
Cancelled
 

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
After School Programs
  Apr 9 - June 4 Apr 10 - June 5 Apr 11 - June 6 Apr 12 - June 7 Apr 13 - June 1
  8 weeks 9 weeks 9 weeks 9 weeks 8 weeks
  No Class May 21  
3:20
to
4:20
U-Can-Do-It
Woodworking

Grades 1-6
Outside Room 123
Learn to Paint
Grades Jk-3
Room 102
Aerospace
"Young Inventors"
Logics Academy
Grades 1-3
Room 104
Play with Clay
Grades Jk-Sk
Room 102
Survivor!
Grades JK-2
Gym
On the Move!
Grades Jk-2
Library
Junior Glee Club
Grades Jk-2
Library
Disney Kitchen
Grades Jk-2
Outside Staff Room
Aerospace
"Ultimate Air-Crafting"
Logics Academy
Grades 4-6
Room 104

Chocolate Wokshop
Grades 2-6
Outside Staff Room



Judo A
Grades 1-3
Gym
Creative Art Club
Grades 1-6

Room 102

Judo A
Grades 1-3
Gym
Musical Theatre
Grades 2-6
3:20 - 5:00
12 weeks
to May 4
Library
continues
 
4:20
to
5:35
  Judo B
Grades 4-6
Gym
  Judo B
Grades 4-6
Gym
Red Cross
Babysitting
8:30 - 3:30
PA Day June 8th
Library
11 years +
 

TO SIGN UP

  • Contact the provider directly via:
    • their website (if listed)
    • their email
    • or by phone
  • The provider will confirm registration with you and direct you to pay via their website with a credit card or by interac transfer.
  • If you must pay by cheque, write one cheque per program and send with your child to first class.; to be given to the program instructor. (Credit card or interac e transfer preferred)
  • Subsidies: Families unable to pay must FIRST contact Principal Caroline Rosenbloom for approval before registering. Providers are unable to approve subsidies. You may be eligible for one program per term.

OSAC After School & Lunch Programs Coordinator: Zakia Nabbus


MONDAY LUNCH 11:50-12:25

Chess and Strategy Games

http://www.exploreitall.ca/owen-public-school/
$98+hst
Grades 1-4
Room 120

Explore It! Inc.
416 417 0477
register@exploreitall.ca
Register and payment via the website.

Join us in this program to explore your strategic side and develop your skills in some of the most popular games of all time. Together, we'll learn how to play some of the classic games of strategy like Chess, Risk, Monopoly, Checkers, Card Games and more. Students will learn strategies and tactics while gaining the confidence to play against any opponent, and will come away with a new appreciation and respect for some of the most wonderful games ever invented. 

Note to Parents: While this program is suitable to those with little to no experience, older children with some experience will also be challenged with more advanced strategy and gamesmanship. Board games are rich in learning opportunities and great for developing social skills.

Owen Strings (Returning students only)

$165 (includes $30 violin rental)
Grades 1-6
Room 123

Xiao Grabke  
416-733-7706
x.grabke@utoronto.ca
Register via email. Pay by interac e transfer to x.grabke@utoronto.ca

For over 20 years, Ms. Grabke has taught numerous violin students at Havergal College, the Royal Conservatory of Music and the Grabke violin studio. She is passionate about nurturing young talents and instilling the love of music in her students. Ms. Grabke is a member of The National Ballet of Canada Orchestra and a teacher for the Hammer Ban. She has worked with many great artists, recorded CDs and with CBC. 
In Owen Strings, your child will learn the basics of violin playing. Continual enrollment in the program will strengthen their playing. There is a $30.00 violin rental fee for each term. The violin can be kept between terms with a written note of promise to continue next term. 


TUESDAY LUNCH 11:50-12:25

Lego® Gizmos and Gears

http://www.exploreitall.ca/owen-public-school/
$128 + hst
Grades 1–4
Room 121

register@exploreitall.ca
Register and payment via the website.

It’s time to invent,construct, and create-with LEGO® Gizmos and Gears! In this fun program,students will take their LEGO® knowledge up a notch, learning howto build varied gears and mechanisms out of LEGO®, and then using those to create the coolest gizmos! Learn about aspects of mechanics such as speed, torque, and direction as you build from models, instructions, and your own imagination! What gizmo do you have waiting up your sleeve?  

Fashion Crafts

http://www.exploreitall.ca/owen-public-school/

$138 + hst
Grades 2–6
Room 120

register@exploreitall.ca

Register and payment via the website.

In this fun program,we’ll explore different fabric arts such as knitting, and sewing as well as folding, draping and weaving techniques to make our own fashionable crafts. From hair clips, necklaces, and toys, to purses, jewelry boxes, and mp3 sleeves –we can make it all! Working with different materials,students will be able to design and craft many fashionable items they will be proud to take home,wear and use. The project ideas in this program are endless – join us for some fashionista fun!

 


WEDNESDAY LUNCH 11:50-12:25

Minecraft 

www.greenacres365.com/register
$140+hst
Grades 2-6
Room 120

Kathy Fleming
905-887-1400
kathy@greenacres365.com
Register and credit card payment on Green Acres 365 website.

The program will allow the students to create Minecraft worlds and will focus on problem solving,
creativity and critical thinking. Students will work together with peers and develop coding skill to navigate through exciting virtual worlds.

 

Young JEDIS **Cancelled**

http://www.exploreitall.ca/owen-public-school/
$138+hst
Grades 1-4
Room 121

register@exploreitall.ca

Register and payment via the website.

Join us this term to train in the ways of the Jedi and fulfill your destiny! In this multidisciplinary,creative crafts and games program,students will create their own Jedi character, engage in Jedi training games, learn about our galaxy and those far, far away, and of course, learn to wield a lightsaber safely before receiving their Jedi certificate. Imaginations will soar in this action packed weekly adventure. May the force be with you!

 

 


THURSDAY LUNCH 11:50-12:25

Chess Intermediate/Advanced

http://www.exploreitall.ca/owen-public-school/
$108+hst
Grades 2-6
Room 120

Explore It! Inc.
416 417 0477
register@exploreitall.ca

Register and payment via the website.

You know how to play chess but now it’s time to learn the strategies and tactics that will bring your game to
the next level. We’ll explore the phases of the game and help you understand the move your opponent just
made before you move. Have fun as you hone your moves along with us.

Create Your Own Comic Book

http://www.exploreitall.ca/owen-public-school/

$138+hst                                                                                                                                                    
Grades 1-4
Room 123

Explore It! Inc.
416 417 0477
register@exploreitall.ca

Register and payment via the website.

The Avengers, Batman, and Supergirl may have already been written, but there are still tons of superheroes just waiting for you to tell their story! In this unique program,students will have the opportunity to create their very own comic book, from start to finish. Students will develop characters,create storyboards, and eventually create their very own comic book to bring home with them. Throughout this process,students will enhance creativity, learning alternative methods of storytelling and self-expression. Are you ready to bring your character to life on the page?If so, it’s time to Create Your Own Comic Book!


FRIDAY LUNCH 11:50-12:25

 Chem-Mystery

http://www.exploreitall.ca/owen-public-school/
$118 + hst
Grades 1-4
Room 122

register@exploreitall.ca

Register and payment via the website.

From crazy concoctions to exploding creations,chemical reactions are all around us- but for many, the science behind these reactions remains a mystery. Join us in Chem-Mystery as we attempt to solve these chemistry mysteries! Students will learn about both physical and chemical reactions, and then explore the different facets of each. We might explore the marvels of bubbles,create magnetic slime, or create our own Oobleck and make it groove to a tune. Can you solve this Chem-Mystery?

Mixed Media Workshop **Cancelled**

http://www.exploreitall.ca/owen-public-school/
$ 118+ hst
Grades 2-6
Room 123

register@exploreitall.ca
Register and payment via the website.

Take art outside the box in Mixed Media Workshop! Mixed Media combines different mediums in the same piece of art, experimenting with how they complement and contrast with each other. In Mixed Media Workshop,we’ll learn about art combinations such as paint with pastels or weaving paired with sewing. We may even create large-scale collages or still life’s. Whether you are a beginner or an experienced artist, Mixed Media art is always a new and exciting creative challenge!

 





 


MONDAY AFTER SCHOOL 3:20-4:20

U-Can-Do-It Woodworking

www.u-can-do-it.ca
$157.50
Grades 1-6
Outside Room 123

Richard Gervais
416.466.8686
ucandoit@bellnet.ca
Register on their website. Pay by interac e-transfer to ucandoit@bellnet.ca

An interactive woodworking program that teaches students in a fun way how to safely use a hammer, coping saw, wood vice, nails and glue. Students will gain self confidence over the course of 9 weeks as they build their own wood creation using our step by step, easy to understand methods.

"On the Move"


$125
Grades JK-2
Library

Lupita Romo
416 229 1397
647 888 8239 (mobile)
lupita_romo@yahoo.com
Register via email. Pay by interac e-transfer to lupita_romo@yahoo.com

"On the Move": Fitness, dance (Zumba) and active games. "Kids just want to have fun" Dance-fitness party for young Zumba fans, high-energy fitness packed with specially choreographed routines and Fun Fitness activities that will motivate you not only to be active, but also to experience the joy of activity

These classes increase focus and self-confidence, boost metabolism and improve coordination.

.Exercise helps improve mood, helps kids focus on learning, keeps kids from becoming overweight and helps develop strong bones and muscles!

 

 

 

 



 

 


TUESDAY AFTER SCHOOL 3:20-4:20

Learn to Paint 

$145
Grades JK-3
Room 102

Lupita Romo
416 229 1397
647 888 8239 (mobile)
lupita_romo@yahoo.com
Register via email. Pay by interact e-transfer to lupita_romo@yahoo.com

Learn to paint is a fun program based on the Masters of painting. You will learn to paint following art movements. Techniques such as acrylics, water colour, oil pastels and collage will be learned. You will experiment with colours, textures and develop your own painting skills. Join us and start painting right away!.

Junior Glee Club

http://www.exploreitall.ca/owen-public-school/

$148+ hst
Grades Jk-2
Library

register@exploreitall.ca
416 417 0477

Register and payment via the website.

Sing the hottest pop songs with your friends in Glee Club! Participants will work on a variety of musical numbers and styles and will explore areas of choreography,character development, vocal technique and performance skills in this active and interactive performing arts program. Get ready to sing your heart out Glee-fans! 

 

Judo A

$190 (including hst)
Grades 1-3
Gym

Rick Koglin
416-712-6751
yukio.koglin@yahoo.com
Register via email. Pay by interac e-tranfer to yukio.koglin@yahoo.com  or bring cheque to first class payable to “The Gentle Way” 

Judo has a long tradition at Owen P.S. with instructor Rick Koglin having taught classes here for 20 years.  He is a 4th degree black belt, Judo Canada and the Kodokan Institute, Tokyo, Japan.  He has been national champion of Canada and has taught for the University of Toronto, the Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre, the North York YMCA, North York Parks and Recreation, Crescent School, and the Yamanaka Budo Life Centre.  He also currently instructs at North Hill Private Schools, Associated Hebrew Day School, Moksha Yoga North York (yoga) and at his own club, Budokai Judo Club.  Students from the judo program at Owen have gone on to participate in provincial, national, international and Olympic level tournaments. Students should wear loose fitting clothes or a judogi to class.  After school judo classes at Owen P.S. focus on recreational judo with opportunity for competition as well.

Judo B

4:20-5:35pm
$235 (including hst)
Grades 4-6
Gym

Rick Koglin
416-712-6751
yukio.koglin@yahoo.com
Register via email.Pay by interac e- transfer to yukio.koglin@yahoo.com  or bring cheque to first class payable to “The Gentle Way” 

Judo has a long tradition at Owen P.S. with instructor Rick Koglin having taught classes here for 20 years.  He is a 4th degree black belt, Judo Canada and the Kodokan Institute, Tokyo, Japan.  He has been national champion of Canada and has taught for the University of Toronto, the Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre, the North York YMCA, North York Parks and Recreation, Crescent School, and the Yamanaka Budo Life Centre.  He also currently instructs at North Hill Private Schools, Associated Hebrew Day School, Moksha Yoga North York (yoga) and at his own club, Budokai Judo Club.  Students from the judo program at Owen have gone on to participate in provincial, national, international and Olympic level tournaments. Students should wear loose fitting clothes or a judogi to class.  After school judo classes at Owen P.S. focus on recreational judo with opportunity for competition as well.

  


WEDNESDAY AFTER SCHOOL 3:20-4:20

                                                                                

Aerospace "Young Inventors"

Build and test different exciting flying devices

Logics Academy 

$190
Grade 1-3
Room 104

Register at logicsacademy.com/register

Mankind's desire to fly has been an exhilarating ride of faster speeds and breathtaking heights, all the way into outer space! Soar through the history of flight, experimenting and building flying machines like the great inventors. Customize a gravity-defying stunt plane. Build rockets that blast into space. Invent your own whacky flying contraptions. Challenge classmates and soar higher and faster. Come fly with us on this creative, hands-on adventure!

Disney Kitchen

http://www.exploreitall.ca/owen-public-school/

$158+ hst
Grades Jk-2
Outside Staff Room

register@exploreitall.ca
416 417 0477

Register and payment via the website.

Even Disney characters love to cook! From short movies to full-length feature films,characters from Disney movies are often seen sipping soups,consuming cakes or sampling any number of gastronomic delights. What are they?How were they made? How can we get a piece of that pie? Recipes such as Moana's Tropical Smoothies, Pascal’s Pancakes, Lady and the Tramp's Spaghetti and Meatballs, Mrs. Pott’s Raspberry-Mint Iced Tea and Aladdin's Mast-o-Khair and more will be explored - and best of all, each week we’ll enjoy our creations together at the end of class. Join us in this hands-on program where we’ll get into the kitchen to create a feast!

 

Creative Art Club

$145

Grades 1-6

Room 102

Lupita Romo
416 229 1397
647 888 8239 (mobile)
lupita_romo@yahoo.com
Register via email. payment via interac e- transfer to

"Creative Art Club": Painting, colouring, sculpting and DIY projects. Just bring your creativity and enthusiasm and we will supply all of the materials that you need for your creations.

Art helps boost self-confidence!

 

 


THURSDAY AFTER SCHOOL 3:20-4:20

Play with Clay

www.greenacres365.com/register
$135+hst
Grades JK/SK
Room 102

Kathy Fleming
905-887-1400

kathy@greenacres365.com

Register and pay on Green Acres 365 website.

This program allows children the opportunity to explore and create using different types of clay and techniques. Projects will allow students to bring home amazing creations while having a great time!

 

Aerospace "Ultimate Air-Crafting"

Logic Academy

$190

Grades 4-6

Room 104

Register at logicsacademy.com/register

Become the ultimate aircraft designer! Students will be introduced to the forces of flight and aerodynamic design through applications in a variety of real flying devices. These include air powered rockets that soar out of sight as well as Frisbee, kite glider and more! They will then be challenged to design and build a complex aircraft using all the principles they have learned. At the end of the course, students get a wind powered vehicle to take home and continue the experimentation! Come be a flight engineer today! 

Judo A

$190 (including hst)
Grades 1-3
Gym

Rick Koglin
416-712-6751
yukio.koglin@yahoo.com
Register via email.Pay by interac e- transfer to yukio.koglin@yahoo.com  or bring cheque to first class payable to “The Gentle Way” 

Judo has a long tradition at Owen P.S. with instructor Rick Koglin having taught classes here for 20 years.  He is a 4th degree black belt, Judo Canada and the Kodokan Institute, Tokyo, Japan.  He has been national champion of Canada and has taught for the University of Toronto, the Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre, the North York YMCA, North York Parks and Recreation, Crescent School, and the Yamanaka Budo Life Centre.  He also currently instructs at North Hill Private Schools, Associated Hebrew Day School, Moksha Yoga North York (yoga) and at his own club, Budokai Judo Club.  Students from the judo program at Owen have gone on to participate in provincial, national, international and Olympic level tournaments. Students should wear loose fitting clothes or a judogi to class.  After school judo classes at Owen P.S. focus on recreational judo with opportunity for competition as well.

Judo B

4:20-5:35pm
$235 ( Including hst)
Grades 4-6
Gym

Rick Koglin
416-712-6751
yukio.koglin@yahoo.com
Register via email.Pay by interac e- transfer to yukio.koglin@yahoo.com  or bring cheque to first class payable to “The Gentle Way” 

Judo has a long tradition at Owen P.S. with instructor Rick Koglin having taught classes here for 20 years.  He is a 4th degree black belt, Judo Canada and the Kodokan Institute, Tokyo, Japan.  He has been national champion of Canada and has taught for the University of Toronto, the Japanese Canadian Cultural Centre, the North York YMCA, North York Parks and Recreation, Crescent School, and the Yamanaka Budo Life Centre.  He also currently instructs at North Hill Private Schools, Associated Hebrew Day School, Moksha Yoga North York (yoga) and at his own club, Budokai Judo Club.  Students from the judo program at Owen have gone on to participate in provincial, national, international and Olympic level tournaments. Students should wear loose fitting clothes or a judogi to class.  Afterschool judo classes at Owen P.S. focus on recreational judo with opportunity for competition as well.


FRIDAY AFTER SCHOOL 3:20-4:20

Survivor!

http://www.exploreitall.ca/owen-public-school/
$128 + hst
Grades JK-2
Gym/Outdoor weather permitted

register@exploreitall.ca
Register and payment via the website.

Outwit! Outplay! Outlast! In this fun often-outdoor program we will compete in teams to win challenges and take home the glory! With an emphasis on teamwork, participants will compete in challenges including endurance, problem solving, dexterity, and of course – icky food! Join us in this program to explore your potential and see if you have what it takes to win Survivor!

Chocolate Workshop

http://www.exploreitall.ca/owen-public-school/

$138+hst
Grades 2-6
Outside Staff Room

Explore It Inc.

register@exploreitall.ca

Register and payment via the website

Chocolatiers around the world are known for creating signature, melt-in-your-mouth treats – from dark chocolate solids,cream filled bonbons and pralines to truffles, fudge, fruit dipped in chocolate and other sinfully delicious mouthfuls. In this yummy program we’ll learn what the professionals know about chocolate in all its incredible forms including culinary techniques specific to working with chocolate. We will explore some of the many ways to make desserts not only delicious, but beautiful too, focusing on the joy and craft of the professional pastry arts. Join us for some of this tasty dark magic and enjoy!

Not to worry parents –we include a wide variety of fruits in this program and we ensure that these tasty treats are all made with an effort to be as healthfully prepared as possible!

 

 

Musical Theatre Programme: On Broadway (continues)

http://www.exploreitall.ca/owen-public-school/

$339+hst
Grades 2-6
Library

Explore It Inc.

register@exploreitall.ca

Register and payment via the website

Join the Explore It! team for the Musical Theatre Programme and become a theatrical success! From scripts and music to costumes, hair, makeup and sets, our goal is to give young performers a truly professional theatrical experience. Session are 90 minutes in length and this program runs for an extended, 12 week term- culminating in a performance for family and friends after the last session on May 4. Participants will rehearse with our talented crew and finish with a polished performance in front of an audience. Everything is included in this package including a basic photo package as well as costuming, tickets and much, much more!

For the Winter/Spring 2018 term, we will be performing an On Broadway Review--with a focus on the best songs from hit Broadway shows on stage in New York right now. Musical Theatre has it all--from chorus lines to jazz hands, dance breaks and dazzling costumes-truly- what could be more amazing than a musical?!

 

 

 

**Red Cross Babysitting June 8th PA Day 8:30 - 3:30**

 

www.greenacres365.com/register
$100 + hst
Age 11+
Library

Kathy Fleming
905-887-1400
kathy@greenacres365.com
Register on Green Acres 365 website.

Youth 11 years old or older who want to become a certified babysitter will have an opportunity to complete the Red Cross Babysitting Course. The Babysitting Course covers the responsibilities of a babysitter, safety tips for children of all ages, basic child care skills and what to do in case of an emergency.

Students must bring a pencil and a 18" doll or stuffed animal. Students should bring a nut-free lunch and snacks. 

 

 

 


OSAC After School & Lunch Programs Coordinator: Zakia Nabbus