Children enjoy gardening for many reasons – they like digging, they like seeing things grow, they like helping their families. But one main reason that kids rarely identify is that when they help to create a garden, they feel a connection with that space. And, in a world where people are becoming more and more […]
Welcome to Peregrine Discovery!
We are a growing learning centre focused on creating high-quality and memorable experiences and events for children, their families, and the community.
We believe play and creativity promote the skills that our future leaders need: imagination, confidence, problem-solving, interpersonal skills, critical thinking, collaboration, resiliency and optimism.
Our centre is located in a converted family house overlooking a beautiful green space surrounded by private conservation land. This provides a cosy home-like environment complete with gardens, outdoor play areas, and plenty of nature to explore.
What do we offer?
To ensure we are providing the most enjoyable experience possible we are limiting the number of initial sessions - please check back often to avoid missing any new exciting options.
Unless otherwise noted our sessions are intended for attendees aged 5-8.
We provide theme-based PA days where children are able to engage in hands-on activities related to the days’ topic.
PA days also include outdoor time, and the opportunity to explore and use materials in the different areas at Peregrine Discovery.
Attendees are always excited to share the items they create with their families at the end of the day!
Our camps provide an exciting opportunity for high quality programs that involve the exploration and learning we pride ourselves on.
Through a variety of high-interest topics and activities, children are happy and engaged whether creating art in our art room, relaxing in our reading room, or enjoying time interacting with nature in our outside space.
As with all of our programs at Peregrine Discovery, we keep children to supervisor ratios low to ensure all children get the attention they deserve.
Camps will be offered over the Winter holidays, during March Break (extended a second week for Montessori families), and during the summer.
Keep an eye on our schedule for upcoming details about these fun-filled weeks.
Peregrine Discovery offers a variety of special events throughout the year, helping to make our centre a place where the community comes together.
These range from special activity days for children, to events for families, to group meet ups to discuss topics of interest.
Some special events will be offered free of charge, and some will have a fee, but all will require you to register in order to attend.
Where are we located?
Our Discovery Centre is located at Peregrine House in Ancaster, Ontario overlooking the natural beauty of Oak Gables Golf Course and the private woods beyond.
Unit B - 1505 Wilson Street West - Ancaster, Ontario - L0R 1R0
We have ample parking at our Discovery Centre.
As you head straight down the main driveway, after leaving Wilson Street, you will see our house on the left and directly across the road is our parking lot.
Even if quickly dropping off and/or picking up please use the main parking lot vs. our driveway as activities still may be taking place.
Please be mindful of others, drive carefully and pull in slowly as other families will be coming and going.
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