Long Weekend Travel Tips: Travelling with the Little Ones

Aug 01, 2014

Tags: Weekend, Travel, Activities, Tips

Kids in car

The August long weekend is here, which means it's time to relax and head to the cottage with the whole family. This also means long car rides. As any parent knows, keeping your kids entertained and busy during long trips is the best way to make the car ride go smoothly.


Hillcrest picks: Sun hats to protect your kids

Jul 29, 2014

Tags: Sun protection, hats

The sun has been bright and the weather has been beautiful this summer (we are experts on this as we've been having an amazing camp year!).

Which brings us to the subject of hats. Is your little one's hat worn out? Perhaps he or she is loving a particular colour this summer? We scoured the web to bring you our picks -- these hats are functional, stylish and, most importantly, protective!


Scavenger hunts: Revamped!

Jul 23, 2014

Tags: kid-friendly, playtime, scavenger hunts,

Scavenger hunts are a great way to explore and learn. Toronto is filled with plenty of spots for you to do that with the little ones! 


Hillcrest's magical playground

Jul 22, 2014

Tags: playground, sandbox, playtime

At a glance, our beautiful backyard is home to a giant covered sandbox, fun and interactive play equipment, slippy slides, colourful hopscotches, tunnels, ladders, wise and weeping trees, and clear blue swimming pools.


Hillcrest registration for 2015/2016

Jul 11, 2014

Tags: school, registration

This is just a reminder that our lottery registration for school year 2015/2016 and camp year 2015 will be taking place Tuesday, October 7, 2014.