Lori Gardens Program Offerings

Lori Gardens Centres for Early Learning has 7 beautiful and bright classrooms and is conveniently located at the corner of Finch and Weston Rd. We are lucky to be part of The Emery Village neighborhood which has brought a new energy into the community and revitalized the entrepreneurial spirit of its residents. We have a large outdoor space that looks on to a nature walk valley where the children take part in nature walks and outdoor education.

  • We are a dedicated team of Trusted Registered Early Childhood Educators and dedicated Early Childhood Assistants
  • Security door and alarm systems at all entrances
  • We are a Nut free facility
  • Our hours of operation are Monday to Friday from 7am-6pm
  • In order for your child to maximize their learning by participating in all areas of our program, we encourage you to bring your child in at 9:30am
  • Full and Part Time care available to fit your needs

Lori Gardens

2405 Finch Ave West, North York, ON, M9M 2X2

416-743-1222 | 416-743-9711

Ages Served: Infants to School Age

Hours of Operation

Staff at Lori Gardens

Director Bio

Name: Natasha Reid

Position: Centre Director

Start Date: October 12, 1999

Graduated from: Humber College

Any other degrees/ qualifications: Early Childhood Education diploma

What are you passionate about: I am passionate about being a mom and being independent

Your favourite Quote or one that is meaningful to you? "Everything Happens for a Reason" & "You Learn Something New Every day"


  • I found the centre very friendly, staff are caring and overall a good environment. Aadi is happy to be at the centre and he loves his teachers. Thanks for caring him and for being his first teachers. Being a mother, I am happy about the services and the care.

    Arijal & Marjusha

  • The staff are excellent and show genuine care. The programme of activities is fantastic. The level of communication from the centre team is great. Ms. Kim is incredible. It looks great…you and your group did a GREAT job!!!! Thank you for all your help.

    Kalkidan Michael

  • At Lori Garden Centre, teachers work very hard to build a loving relationship with the children. The teachers are very professional and phenomenal. Lori Garden Centre puts your mind at ease by creating a nurturing learning environment. My daughter is in the infant class and the teachers are doing an amazing job to assist her. Thanks!

    Lucy N

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Centres for Early Learning operates 9 different locations across the GTA, offering subsidized and full fee spaces child care programs for children from infancy to school age. For 44 years, we have been providing high quality care to countless families, many of whom have returned to us with younger siblings, has been both successful and fulfilling. We hope to continue to enrich the lives of children with you!