Proud to be named an Alberta Early Learning and Child Care Centre

Thornhill Child Care – Lumino centre is excited to have been named one of 22 Early Learning and Child Care (ELCC) Centres across Alberta. Our new centre, opening in September of 2017, is located at 5717 2nd Street SW and will offer $25-a-day child care. To find out more information or to be placed on our Waiting List, please e-mail

Bowness Location

Address: 4615 85th Street, NW

Hours of Operation: 6:45 AM to 6:00 PM

Our centre is located in a historic building in the community of Bowness. We accommodate children from 12 months of age through to school age children. The Centre has a capacity for 109 children.  

We offer in house nutritious lunches as well as a morning and afternoon snacks. Our meals are planned in accordance with the Canada Food Guide so your child gets 2/3 of their daily nutritional needs to be their best throughout the day.

Our school age program services Belvedere Parkway school and we offer care for before and after school as well as all non-school days and early dismissals.

Our centre is accredited by the Alberta Association for the Accreditation of Early Learning and Care Services. Accreditation is a voluntary program which aims to improve quality of care. It involves a number of rigorous steps which include a self-study which can take up to 12 months, a site visit and on going monitoring.

Our dedicated staff plan programs that are designed to help children grow physically, intellectually, socially and emotionally through spontaneous involvement with their environment. Children have access to a weekly music program.
Families are encouraged and welcomed to participate and visit our program at any time of the day. We believe that parent involvement in your child’s child care program will bring about benefits for the child, parents and family.