We are community based licensed child care centres dedicated to providing high quality, play-based learning programs for children ages 6 weeks-12 years. We offer unique nature focused, award winning programs.
Awards & Associations
2020 Reader's Choice Diamond Winner for Barrie's Best Daycare / Child Care. Thank you to everyone who voted and for your continued support over the years!
2016 Simcoe County FOOD & AGRICULTURE CHARTER CHAMPION AWARD - "Best Environmental Champion-Business"Discovery Child Care Centre
2013 Winner of Earth Day Canada-Hometown Hero Small Business Award
Certified Nature Explore Classroom June 2012 -First in Canada!
Eco-Healthy Child Care Certification (re-certified bi-annually)
Past awards include:
Best of Barrie - Barrie Examiner - Best Nursery School 2009
Best of Barrie - Barrie Examiner - Best Daycare 2009
Minister's Apprenticeship Award 2009
Bell Canada Green Community Award 2007
Finalist: Bell Canada Green Award 2004
Bell Canada Green Award 2003
Environmental Action Barrie - Operating Eco-Friendly Facility for Children 2001
Environmental Action Barrie - Environmental Education & Programming Feb 2000
City of Barrie Award, Business of the Year, Sponsored by The City of Barrie 1999
BullFrog -- Canada's First BullFrog Powered Daycare - 100% Green Electricity