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(also in pg. 2 of the Program Guide)


EarlyON now provides nutritious snacks during our drop-in programs!



Chatham: Queen Elizabeth II P.S., 79 Eugenie St.    

Click to open Chatham's June calendar

   Drop-In:

  • Mon, Tues, Wed: 9:00-12:00
  • Tues: Baby Play & Learn (0-12 months only) 1:30-3:00  
  • Thurs: 9:00-12:00 & 3:30-7:30pm
  • Fri: 9:00-12:00
  • Sat: 9:00-12:00

    Public Health Unit Programming:

  • Baby Weigh-In (10:00-11:30am) every Friday
  • Building Healthy Babies (2:30-4:30pm) every Wednesday 
  • Post Partum Mood Disorder Support Group (1:00-2:30pm) every Wednesday. (Please Register: 519-352-7270x2903)

     Upcoming Drop-In Events in Chatham:

  • June 2: Community Event: CK YOUTH FESTIVAL! Tecumseh Park 11:00-3:00
  • June 5: Infant CPR at Baby Play & Learn 1:30-3:00
  • June 8: Blow Your Mind with GIANT BUBBLES!
  • June 9: POP UP PLAY at Ferguson Park, Thamesville (10:00-1:00)
  • June 11: Please Note: we are CLOSED TODAY  for staff training.
  • June 12: Librarian Visit at Baby Play & Learn 1:30-3:00
  • June 13: Music and Movement!
  • June 14: Card Making for our Fabulous Fathers! (Evening Program)
  • June 19: Infant Massage at Baby Play & Learn 1:30-3:00
  • June 21: Outside Parachute Play 10am - 4:30pm
  • June 26: Schema Play!
  • June 28: Twilight Tales: wear your PJ's for a special story time! 6:30pm
  • June 30: Sorry, Program closed this Saturday for the long weekend.

Blenheim: W.J. Baird P.S., 182 King St.    

Click to open June's Blenheim calendar

    Drop-In:

  • Tuesdays: 9:00-12:00
  • Thursdays: 9:00-12:00, Baby Play & Learn (0-12 months only) 1:30-3:00  

    Public Health Unit Programming:

  • Baby Weigh-In (10:00-11:00) on the FIRST Thursday of each month
  • Building Healthy Babies (1:30-3:30pm) on the SECOND Tuesday of each month 

      Upcoming Drop-In Events in Blenheim:

  • June 5: Let's go walking at the B Fit Park! (232 1/2 Chatham St. 9:00-12:00
  • June 7: Public Health Nurse visit 9-11am
  • June 12: Let's get moving with music!
  • June 21: Celebrate Summer at the park!  Kinsman park (Fargo Rd. 9:00-12:00)
  • June 26: Early Literacy visitor: Karen Kennedy!

Dresden: Lambton Kent Composite School, 231 St. George St. N.   

****Located in a NEW room, just right of the Lambton Kent Composite School's main front entrance***** 

Click to open Dresden's June calendar

   Drop-In:

  • Mondays: 9:00-12:00

    Public Health Unit Programming:

  • Baby Weigh-In (10:00-11:00am) on the FIRST Monday of each month

   Upcoming Drop-In Events in Dresden:

  • June 11: Sorry, Program is CLOSED for staff training.
  • June 18: Box Play!
  • June 25: Let's make Sensory Bags!

Ridgetown: Naahii Ridge P.S., 20473 Victoria Rd     

Click to open Ridgetown's June calendar

   Drop-In:

  • Fridays: 9:30-12:00

    Public Health Unit Programming:

  • Baby Weigh in (10:00-11:00) on The FOURTH Friday of each month

      Upcoming Drop-In Events in Ridgetown:

  • June 15: Music and stories with Cindy from the Library *We will be closing at 11:30 today for staff training.
  • June 22: Public Health Nurse Visit
  • June 29: EarlyON is at Watson Grove Park today! (9:30-12:00)

Thamesville: 90 Graham St.

Click to open Thamesville's June calendar

    Drop In:

  • Wednesdays: 9:15-12:00

    Public Health Unit Programming:

  • Baby Weigh in (10:00-11:00) on The THIRD Wednesday of each month

      Upcoming Drop-In Events in Thamesville:

  • June 6: Nature Walk and Bubbles! Meet us at Ferguson Park Trail at 9:30am
  • June 9: POP UP PLAY in Ferguson Park! 10:00am - 1:00pm Please Register
  • June 13: Water Wonders! {Bring a change of clothes!}
  • June 20: Parachute Play
  • June 27: Schema Play

Click to open Tilbury's June Calendar

    Drop-In:

  • Tuesdays: 9:00-12:00
  • Fridays: 9:00-12:00

    Public Health Unit Programming:

  • Baby Weigh in (10:00-11:00) on The THIRD Tuesday of each month
  • Building Healthy Babies (1:00-3:00) on the First Thursday of each month

      Upcoming Drop-In Events in Tilbury:

  • June 5: Bright Beginnings Expo for Infants and Toddlers! 6:00pm - 7:30pm Please Register
  • June 10: Visit the EarlyON booth at the Tilbury Auto Mall Mega Machine Party!
  • June 19: Early Literacy with Karen Kennedy
  • June 22: Visit to the Library! (2 Queen St.) Meet us there or walk from EarlyON 10:00-11:00am

Wallaceburg: St. Elizabeth C.S., 1350 Bertha St.

Click to open Wallaceburg's June Calendar

    Drop-In:

  • Tuesdays 5:30-7:30 pm
  • Wednesdays: 9:00-12:00 
  • Fridays: 9:00-12:00

     Public Health Unit Programming:

  • Baby Weigh in (10:00-11:30) Every Monday
  • Building Healthy Babies (1:00-3:00) on the FIRST and THIRD Tuesday of each month at Knox Presbyterian Church
  • As Parent and Baby Grow (10:00-11:30am) on the SECOND and FOURTH Thursday of each month

      Upcoming Drop-In Events in Wallaceburg:

  • June 1: Let's make Sensory Bags!
  • June 7: Dad's Night: "My Dad Rocks!" 6:00pm - 7:30pm Please Register
  • June 13: Parachute Fun!
  • June 14: Bright Beginnings Expo for Infants and Toddlers 6:00pm - 7:30pm Please Register
  • June 22: BUGS!
  • June 27: Morning Yoga with Miss Jackie 10:00am

Wheatley Area P.S., 226 Erie St. N.

Click to open June's Wheatley calendar

    Drop-In:

  • Wednesdays: 9:00-12:00

      Public Health Unit Programming:

  • Baby Weigh in (10:00-11:30) on the THIRD Wednesday of each month

      Upcoming Drop-In Events in Wheatley:

  • June 13: Singing familiar songs face to face with Baby


About Us

EarlyON Child and Family Centres are free and welcoming places to spend time with your children from birth to age 6. 

 When you come to EarlyON Drop-In programs, you'll find:

  • Children learning, playing,  and making friends
  • Parents exploring and learning with their children in safe, healthy, and engaging play
  • Support, friendship, advice, and connections to other community services
Come out and meet the Early Years Educator in your community and experience the free quality programming we have to offer you and your family.


For more information, contact us at:

CKearlyon@chatham-kent.ca     519.351.1228 x 2429


 The EarlyON Child and Family Centre is operated by the Municipality of Chatham Kent and funded by the Ministry of Education. 

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