Junior Recreation

Book a visit to the Junior Lounge or Babysitting Centre while you are visiting the Fitness Centre or getting a massage with Larisa. We are happy to still be able to see you all and create, learn and play with you! 

Book in for care by calling the front desk.

monster truffles

MONSTER TRUFFLES

INGREDIENTS

1-1/2 cup creamy peanut butter

1/2 cup unsalted butter, room temperature

2 teaspoons vanilla extract

3 cups powered sugar, sifted

12 oz white melting chocolate

Candy coloring

Candy Eyes

Sprinkles

 

DIRECTIONS

Line a baking sheet with parchment and set aside.

With an electric mixer, mix peanut butter, butter and vanilla extract until light and smooth.

Add powdered sugar one cup at a time mixing thoroughly after each addition.

Take about a tablespoon and a half of dough and make it into a round ball. Place on prepared baking sheet.

Repeat with the remaining dough.

Once all balls are formed, place them in the fridge for at least one hour.

Melt melting chocolate and divide into three separate bowls.

Color each portion desired color.

Prepare a separate baking sheet or plate with parchment. This will be where you decorate your monsters.

Take balls out of the fridge. Place a ball on a fork and use a spoon to cover the ball with melted chocolate.

Once the ball is coated, tap the fork on the edge of the bowl to remove excess chocolate.

Place coated ball new parchment sheet and use sprinkles to decorate as desired.

Set aside until chocolate is dry.

*Makes 50 Truffles

The Junior Lounge and Babysitting Centre will be closed on Wednesday, November 11th.

NO DROP INS

Reminder that all visits to the Babysitting Center and Junior Lounge must be booked in advance. You must arrive to pick your child promptly at the end of your booking time. You can book up to 7 days in advance with the front desk. You will not be permitted to enter these areas until you have been booked in at the front desk.

UNATTENDED CHILDREN

Just a friendly reminder that any child under the age of 12 must be supervised by an adult when visiting the WWC.

JUNIOR LOUNGE HOURS

Monday-Thursday: 4:00 pm-7:30 pm

Friday: 4:00 pm-10:00 pm

Saturday: 9:00 am-1:00 pm

Even though it’s not called Munchkin Mania anymore we still have tons of fun planned for Friday nights! Join us this Friday night, October 30th in the Junior Lounge for some Halloween themed activities and watching a favourite Halloween movie.

From now until October 29th complete our Halloween colouring page for a chance to win an awesome prize! Print the picture here or pick up a copy during your next visit to the WWC. Open to all members 0-16 years old.
Drop off your colouring sheet to the front desk or submit via email to Jessica. Winners will be contacted on October 30th and prizes will be available for pick up from the Front Desk of the WWC.

NO DROP INS

Reminder that all visits to the Babysitting Center and Junior Lounge must be booked in advance. You must arrive to pick your child promptly at the end of your booking time. You can book up to 7 days in advance with the Front Desk.

CHILD PICK UP

Reminder that spaces are limited and sanitization is integral to the safety of this space for all visitors. Parents must arrive promptly at the end of their booked time to pick up their children.

UNATTENDED CHILDREN

Just a friendly reminder that any child under the age of 12 must be supervised by an adult when visiting the WWC.

BEFORE YOU VISIT

Our Babysitting Centre & Junior Lounge will be open for Members. In order to follow safe social distancing guidelines, we are limited to 5 children in each of the areas at one time. Our ratio is 1:5. When signing up for a babysitting time slot, you may choose to arrive late or pick up your child early however, you will be charged for the full time slot you booked in for. This is due to limited spaces available as well as sanitization requirements in this space. Please limit the items you are sending to the Babysitting Center on a daily basis to jackets and lunch kits only. Absolutely no toys or blankets from home. Temperature will be taken of all children visiting the Babysitting Centre and Junior Lounge

Drop off and Pick up Procedures

⎯ Arrive to the Babysitting Centre and Junior Lounge no earlier than 10 minutes before your booked time. You will not be permitted inside until your scheduled time.
⎯ Your child will be temperature screened at the front desk prior to entry into any of our care facilities.
⎯ No one will be allowed inside the Babysitting Centre or Junior Lounge except for authorized staff and children.
⎯ Once screening/questionnaire has been completed and approved, a staff member will take your child to put their belongings away, assist them in washing their hands and get them settled in a room.
⎯ Pick up of your child can be done at any point within your booked time. You must be prompt with pick up at the end of your scheduled time.
⎯ Once a time slot has ended and children have been picked up, staff will sanitize before the next group is permitted to enter.
⎯ Parents will not be permitted inside the Babysitting Centre or Junior Lounge.
⎯ We will adjust these guidelines and ease restrictions to the center as information and comfort levels change.

Snacks

Send enough food for your child to snack. Please make sure that you include an ice pack to keep items cold as we will not be refrigerating any items.

-Label all items.
-Please do not send food that needs to be heated up.
-Send your easiest-to-open containers to encourage the children to open on their own, if possible.
-Lunch kits are to remain in your child’s cubby.

Illness Policy

We will not accept sick children. If your child arrives with any symptoms of illness, they will not be permitted into our Babysitting Centre or Junior Lounge. Should your child become ill during their visit, we will notify you to come pick them up immediately. Due to the nature of our operations as it relates to any pandemic, exclusion and limited exposure to the other children and our staff is very important in preventing the spread of illness.

Symptoms include but are not limited to:
-Cough
-Fever
-Runny nose, nasal congestion
-Sore throat
-Nausea, vomiting, diarrhea
-Headache
-Muscle aches
-Feeling unwell/fatigued
-Poor appetite
-Difficulty breathing/shortness of breath

If your child falls ill at the center, we will take the following steps:
-Staff will utilize PPE
-Isolate the child in a separate area
-If the child will tolerate, we will have them wear a surgical mask
-Perform a temperature check and assess other symptoms

BABYSITTING HOURS

Monday - Friday

9:15 am-10:45 am
11:00 am-12:30 pm
12:45 pm-2:15 pm
2:30 pm-4:00 pm
4:15 pm-5:45 pm
6:00 pm-7:30 pm

Saturday

8:00 am-9:30 am
9:45 am-11:30 am
11:45 am-1:00 pm

JUNIOR LOUNGE HOURS

Monday - Thursday

4:00 pm-7:30 pm 

Friday

4:00 pm-10:00 pm

***NEW HOURS***

Saturday

9:00 am-1:00 pm

Even though it’s not called Munchkin Mania anymore, we still have tons of fun planned Friday nights! Join us Friday night in the Junior Lounge for some fun activities and a movie that will start at 6:00 pm every Friday night. Want to order dinner? We can still do that too! Just let us know when you arrive that you would like to eat with us. Drop In: $7.00 per visit

We are so ready for the fun to start with this introduction to Jazz. Class begins this Saturday, October 17th 2:00-2:45 pm. When arriving for class, drop your child at the Junior Lounge dressed and ready to dance!

NO DROP INS

Reminder that all visits to the Babysitting Center and Junior Lounge must be booked in advance. You must arrive to pick your child promptly at the end of your booking time. You can book up to 7 days in advance with the front desk.