Regular programs

It is a great time to be a kid! At The Laughing Trunk , learning and fun now go hand in hand! Children aged 1 to 12 can discover their creative talents through participating in a variety of unique creative art workshops. Our hands-on approach encourages learning & helps children take pride in their creative choices.

Click Here to View a full list of Programs and to Register Online

With limited art resources available in school The Laughing Trunk  provides children with the opportunity to get creative and hands on with their learning. Whether at our centre or us coming to you, are programs deliver dynamic results, the children amaze themselves with their newly uncovered talents.  Please note that many of our programs qualify for the new Children’s Art Tax credit.  For more information please visit

Small Glimpse of our programs

Creative Drop-In Time

A time for parents and children to come together to experience creative expression through art stations, painting, dress-up and more.  This is an unstructured and parent supervised time.  Drop-In times are

Monday – Friday from 10:00am-12:30pm until September-December (excluding Christmas, March and Summer Breaks).   Cost:  $10.00 per child. Cost includes all materials from craft stations – seasonal project options presented.  Upgraded craft options available.

Part Time Morning & Afternoon
Preschool Program for 2014!

For Ages 2 1/2– 5 years
Child Independent Programs – Cost $25.00 per Class

Sessions September – December; January- March; Apr- June

This creative learning program will include weekly themes that will focus on encouraging creativity and self-expression while learning preschool fundamentals!

Choose 1-5 days per week.
Morning from 9:30am-12:00pm
Afternoon from 12:30pm-3:00pm

A $ 50.00 deposit is required at time of registration– which will be applied to your child’s final weeks in the program

Afterschool Program for school aged children -

During this program children will be offered assistance with their homework and enjoy making creative projects that will focus on encouraging self expression and reinforcing their learning while having fun.  Walking pick-up from Churchill Meadows and St. Faustina  available.  Afterschool lesson schedule available.
School dismissal up to 6:00pm

Pricing for Preschool/Afterschool
• 1 day   -  $22.50    per week
• 2 days – $45.00   per week
• 3 days – $65.00   per week
• 5 days – $105.00 per week
Please note that the regular lessons that are posted for afterschool are optional for your child to participate in at no additional cost.

Afterschool Activities / Lessons

Drama Club : Mondays – 8 week program

Book Club : Tuesdays – 8 week program

Junior Chef : Wednesdays – 8 week program

Junior Artist: Thursdays – 8 week program

Call for more details

Special Events



Pre-registration required.  Taxes are extra.