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Description & Services
Description (Service) Functions as a family centre, offering children and their families a place to learn, play and socialize 
  • Offers programs to children at no cost to parents  
  • Provides play centres with toys and materials for children 
  • Offers preschool programs to introduce children to math and reading 
  • Offers workshops on various parenting topics 
  • Answers questions about child's development 
  • Provides links to family services within the community 
  • Participates in various preschool programs with community partners 
  • Loans out adult resources on various parenting issues and child development issues 
  • Encourages parents and children to drop in anytime during regular hours to use the play space and learning centres
Parent Workshops 
  • ABC's of Baby Food Making 
  • Sneakers and Strollers
Preschool Programs 
  • Kindermusik 
  • Music and Movement Rhyme Time
Hours Mon, Fri 9 am-1 pm * Tue-Thu 9 am-3 pm Jul-Aug 
Mon, Fri 9 am-1 pm * Tue, Thu 9 am-1 pm, 2 pm-5:30 pm * Wed 9 am-1 pm, 2 pm- 5 pm Sep-Jun
Areas Served Emo
Eligibility Ages: 6 year(s) and under 
and their families 
Drop In Playtime 
Children must be accompanied by parent/caregiver
Application Enrollment is required for some programs
Languages English
Fees None
Contact Information
Office Phone 807-482-2946
Toll Free Phone 1-866-324-4530
Fax 807-482-2741
Primary Contact April Simmons, Coordinator
Alternate Contact Barb McQuaker, Assistant Coordinator
Site Location Lower level of the Emo Public Library
Located In Community Emo
Address 36 Front St
Emo, ON P0W 1E0
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Intersection Front St and Queen St
Mailing Address PO Box 520 
Emo, ON P0W 1E0
Physical Access Not Accessible
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Funding Regional / Municipal - Rainy River District Social Services Administration Board (RRDSSAB) ; Federal - Public Health Agency of Canada