Programs &
Camps

Programs

Individual Lessons

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​When: One-on-one lessons scheduled on an on-going basis (typically once per week).

What: Lessons available for the following instruments: piano, voice, guitar, drums, bass, ukulele, general music and violin, viola (Vanier only) Lessons are available in English or French at our Kanata, Orleans, Manotick, and Vanier locations. Online lessons are available for those who are not able to attend in-person lessons or would be more comfortable learning from home.

​Who: Available for individuals aged 2 and older who would benefit from adapted music lessons.

​Fees: $35 per 30-minute lesson plus $25 registration fee for new students. 45-minute and 60-minute lessons available for additional cost. Various payment options available.

Adult Music Social

When: Adult Music Social runs Wednesdays in Kanata from 12:30 – 2:30 pm, October – June. Participation is ongoing and new participants are welcome to join throughout the year.

What: Participate in group music activities specially tailored to meet the needs and interests of the group! The program is divided into three sections: 45 minute where participants explore music through movement, drumming, singing, and playing instruments; 30 minutes of social and snack time; 45 minutes of musical concept exploration accompanied by videos, worksheets, and hands-on activities. All abilities and levels of experience welcome!

Who: Suggested for adults aged 18 and up​

Fees: $40 per session

After School Program

When: Monday through Friday from 3:00 pm – 5:30 pm with additional care available as early as 2:00 pm and as late as 6:00 pm. The program is offered at our Kanata location with instruction in English.​

What: After School Program participants will participate in various musical and art-oriented activities. Various musical concepts, styles, instruments, and themes will be explored. Students will also have time for outdoor play, snack, and social time.

Who: Suggested for children developmentally aged 5 -17.

Fees: Pricing is determined based on average drop-off and pick-up times. The base cost for the core program (3:00 – 5:30 pm) is $525.00 per month. After care is charged at an average of $165 per month.

*We are not accepting new registrations at this time. To be added to a waitlist please contact Erin Fobert, office administrator @ info@lotuscentre.net

Music and Movement

A group session for students with exceptionalities to explore music concepts through fun interactive games while singing, moving and playing instruments.

Ages: 5-8 years (suggested)
Ratio: Parents Attend

Location: Vanier Studio – 270 Marier Avenue, Ottawa, ON K1L 5P8

Time: Saturdays from 11:30 am -12:15 pm (English Group) & Le samedi de 12h30 à 13h15 (Groupe français)

Rate: $185 per 10 weeks session of 45 minute classes. First time Lotus Centre clients will be charged a one-time registration fee of $25.

Registration is now open for our Winter 2024 sessions –

Vanier: Saturday, January 13  – Saturday, March 23rd, 2024 (no class on March 16th, 2024)

Please contact Erin Fobert, office administrator, at info@lotuscentre.net to register or for more information.

Camps

PA Day Camp

​When: Available at our Kanata location from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm on OCDSB elementary PA days (October 6, 2023; November 3, 2023; November 24, 2023; January 26, 2024; February 16, 2024 and June 7, 2024) with aftercare available until 5:30 pm. Also available on OCSB elementary  PA Days (October 6, 2023; November 10, 2023; December 8, 2023; February 2, 2024; April 26, 2024; June 3, 2024) with aftercare available until 5:30pm

What: Students will explore different types of music and instruments, and experience music through movement and play! They will have the opportunity to make crafts, listen to stories, play outside, and more.

Who: Suggested for children developmentally aged 5 – 18

Ratio: 2:1​ (Should your child require 1:1 support please contact the Lotus Centre directly at info@lotuscentre.net)

Fees: $95 per day, plus $18 for aftercare (4:00 pm – 5:30 pm). A $25 registration fee will be applied for new campers​.

Registration Opening August 14th, 2023 @ 9:00am

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Mini Music Camp

 

When: Our Mini-Music camp is available 3 Sunday afternoons per month from 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm at our Kanata location (available dates will appear in the registration window). This Winter our campers will be asked to register for the Sunday that is geared towards their age range. Should you wish to register a student who falls outside the suggested age group please contact Erin Fobert, Office Administrator at info@lotuscentre.net

What: Children will enjoy an afternoon exploring different types of music and instruments. There will also be time for outdoor play, stories, snacks, and social time with peers!

Who: Suggested for children developmentally aged 5 – 18

Ratio: 2:1  – Should your child require 1:1 support please contact Erin Fobert, Office Administrator at info@lotuscentre.net

Fees: $55 per afternoon program. A $25 registration fee will be applied for new campers

Winter 2024 Registration now open.

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March Break Camp

 

When: Monday, March 11th to Friday, March 15th, 2024 from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm at our Kanata location. Aftercare available until 5:30 pm. 

What: Campers will have the opportunity to explore musical instruments and genres, experience music through playing and movement, do arts and crafts, play outside, and more!​

Who: Suggested for children developmentally aged 5 – 18

Ratio: 2:1​

Fees: $385 per week, plus $19 per day for aftercare (4:00 – 5:30 pm). A $25 registration fee will be applied for new campers. 

REGISTRATION IS NOW FULL. Click here to join our waitlist.

Summer Camp

When: Weekly camps from July 2nd – August 30th, 2024 from 9:00 am – 4:00 pm at our Kanata location. Aftercare available until 5:30 pm. 

What: Campers will have the opportunity to explore musical instruments and genres, experience music through playing and movement, do arts and crafts, play outside, and more!​

Who: 

  • Sessions for ages 5-9 yrs: July 2 to Aug.2/24
  • Sessions for ages 10-15 yrs: July 2 to Aug. 30/24
  • Sessions for ages 16-21 yrs: Aug. 5 to Aug.30/24

Ratio: 2:1​ (Please contact us if your child requires 1:1 support)

Fees: $385 per week/$308 for weeks with holiday Monday, plus $19 per day for optional aftercare (4:00 – 5:30 pm). A $25 registration fee will be applied for new campers. 

REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN. Click here to register.