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Check out our Southern Ontario Events Calendar for lots of interesting and fun events and activities for local families in Durham Region, the Greater Toronto Area, York, Peel, Hamilton-Halton, the Kawarthas, Niagara and more...

Hoot and Howl @ Claremont Nature Centre

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Join us for a night of fun and adventure! Enjoy a short indoor presentation on owls and coyotes followed by a trip into the woods. Together we will call out to these wild creatures in hopes they will hoot or howl back!

Moana Scavenger Hunt

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Dive into a South Seas themed tropical scavenger hunt. Ages 6-9. Register: http://bit.ly/2CUngrk

The Story of Babar the Elephant

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Get ready for the classic tale of Babar the Elephant with narrator Jacques Arsenault and live music by Francis Poulenc, performed by Quintroversy Woodwind Quintet! Quintroversy was formed with the mission to introduce classical music to young people in a fun atmosphere! They have performed across Ontario for events such as the Children’s Festival at the Jane Mallet Theatre, lobby performances for the Toronto Symphony’s Young People’s Concerts at Roy Thomson Hall, and the McMichael Canadian Art Collection’s Family Day, in addition to touring in-school performances as artists with Prologue to the Performing Arts. $25/$20 students Phone: 905-787-8811 Online: http://www.rhcentre.ca/Buy-Tickets.html Supported by the Town of Richmond Hill Community and Cultural Grant

Giant Panda Farewell Speaker Series Giant Panda Keeper Diaries

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Saturday January 20, 2018 (Ages 8 & up) When it comes to pandas, nothing is black and white! Get the inside scoop on all four of our pandas and discover what it takes to care for such a unique and iconic species. Special presentation by our featured speaker Karyn Tunwell, Toronto Zoo Lead Giant Panda Keeper. Also included, a guided tour to the Giant Panda Exhibit! TIME: 4:00PM to 6:00PM COST*: $15 per Member, $20 per Non-Member *A portion of the proceeds will go to giant panda research and conservation Limited seating is available! http://education.torontozoo.com/products/1099786-panda-talk-and-tour-jan-20.aspx

LEGO DAY

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Join Brickman Graeme, Canada's original Master Model Builder & Lego Brick Building professional for a fun-filled day of LEGO activities! See some amazing displays and create your own! 

Toronto International Boat Show

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The 60th Annual Toronto International Boat Show returns from January 12 – 21, 2018, just in time to chase away those mid-winter blues! The Toronto Boat Show hosts over 550 exhibitors, 250 seminars, workshops, and more features than any other boat show in North America. Home to the world’s largest indoor lake, the 10-day event is filled with unique in-water attractions including FREE boat rides, canoeing and kayaking, and awe-inspiring wakeboard and waterski shows. Watch as the competition heats up with stand-up paddleboard (SUP) races and the debut of SUP Polo and Kayak Polo – the newest trend in water sports! Also on The Lake, come meet Baywatch movie actress and Survivor reality television all-star Brenda Lowe who will be demonstrating her passion for stand up paddleboard on The Lake (Jan 12 to 14). The family fun continues at the Kids Fishing Zone where children can learn how to catch and release live trout, or get up close to the famously adorable Twiggy the Waterskiing Squirrel who entertains while teaching kids about water safety. Visitors can sit in the latest kayaks, personal watercrafts, jet skis and electric boats to find the perfect fit and shop for outdoor accessories. Fishing enthusiasts can get ‘school’ed at the The Great Canadian Fish Tank, a 40-foot long aquarium stocked with fish, to learn from experts sharing advice and tips to catch the big one. Those new to the world of boating can stop by the New Boater Welcome Centre and the Discover Boating Centre, where a team of friendly, knowledgeable boating experts are on hand to give straight answers to all your boating questions. Also this year, the Toronto International Boat Show is pleased to host Mercy Ships Canada, an international charity that operates the largest floating hospital ship in the world, providing free health care to those without access in the developing world. Come meet and be inspired by some of the doctors, nurses, crew and volunteers who are making a difference. Toronto Boat Show packs plenty of fun with special offers including FREE admission for kids 16 and under, a NEW $5 after 5pm admission ticket and FREE parking on weekdays after 4pm! General Show Dates and Hours: Mondays to Fridays (January 15 – 19), 11am to 8pm Saturdays (January 13 & 20), 10 am to 7pm Sundays (January 14 & 21), 10am to 6 pm TICKETS: Preview Day: $100 Platinum ticket, $35 Gold Ticket (proceeds go to support children’s charities) $20 General Admission (17 – 64 yrs.) $17 Seniors (65 yrs. & better) FREE KIDS 16 years & under NEW $5 After 5pm Admission NEW FREE parking with Preview Day ticket and weekdays after 4pm Bundle & Save: $20 Unlimited Weekday Evening Pass (4pm – 8pm) $25 Two-day Adult Pass (17 – 64 yrs.) $20 Two-day Senior Pass (65 yrs. & better) $45 Nine-Day Event Pass (excludes Preview Day)

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

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Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Welcome Weekend Presented by RBC

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Welcome Weekend presented by RBC offers FREE admission to the Aga Khan Museum. Be the first to enjoy Listening to Art, Seeing Music, which features 10 interactive and immersive Museum-wide soundscapes and audio-visual installations. • 11 am–4 pm: Interact with face painters outside the Education Centre. • 12 pm, 1 pm, and 3 pm: Enjoy FREE Pop-up Performances in a traditional Mongolian yurt installed in the Museum’s courtyard. • 12–4 pm: Drop in for family-friendly programming in the Museum’s Education Centre. o Create two pieces that take inspiration from a long tradition of Muslim cultures, gardens, and techniques. Be inspired by the geometry and floral motifs in the Museum’s architecture and Collection to make a mosaic, and create your own animal tessellations on paper. o Enjoy three, half-hour storytelling pop-ups. • 2 pm: Watch a screening of the documentary Kedi (Ceyda Torun, 2016, 79 mins, NR). Hundreds of thousands of Turkish cats freely roam Istanbul. They’ve done so for centuries. Claiming no owners, Istanbul’s cats live between two worlds, neither wild nor tame — bringing joy and purpose to the people they choose to adopt. Guests have one last opportunity to view the exhibition, Arts of the East: Highlights of Islamic Art from the Bruschettini Collection, which closes on January 21.

Toronto International Boat Show

Description

The 60th Annual Toronto International Boat Show returns from January 12 – 21, 2018, just in time to chase away those mid-winter blues! The Toronto Boat Show hosts over 550 exhibitors, 250 seminars, workshops, and more features than any other boat show in North America. Home to the world’s largest indoor lake, the 10-day event is filled with unique in-water attractions including FREE boat rides, canoeing and kayaking, and awe-inspiring wakeboard and waterski shows. Watch as the competition heats up with stand-up paddleboard (SUP) races and the debut of SUP Polo and Kayak Polo – the newest trend in water sports! Also on The Lake, come meet Baywatch movie actress and Survivor reality television all-star Brenda Lowe who will be demonstrating her passion for stand up paddleboard on The Lake (Jan 12 to 14). The family fun continues at the Kids Fishing Zone where children can learn how to catch and release live trout, or get up close to the famously adorable Twiggy the Waterskiing Squirrel who entertains while teaching kids about water safety. Visitors can sit in the latest kayaks, personal watercrafts, jet skis and electric boats to find the perfect fit and shop for outdoor accessories. Fishing enthusiasts can get ‘school’ed at the The Great Canadian Fish Tank, a 40-foot long aquarium stocked with fish, to learn from experts sharing advice and tips to catch the big one. Those new to the world of boating can stop by the New Boater Welcome Centre and the Discover Boating Centre, where a team of friendly, knowledgeable boating experts are on hand to give straight answers to all your boating questions. Also this year, the Toronto International Boat Show is pleased to host Mercy Ships Canada, an international charity that operates the largest floating hospital ship in the world, providing free health care to those without access in the developing world. Come meet and be inspired by some of the doctors, nurses, crew and volunteers who are making a difference. Toronto Boat Show packs plenty of fun with special offers including FREE admission for kids 16 and under, a NEW $5 after 5pm admission ticket and FREE parking on weekdays after 4pm! General Show Dates and Hours: Mondays to Fridays (January 15 – 19), 11am to 8pm Saturdays (January 13 & 20), 10 am to 7pm Sundays (January 14 & 21), 10am to 6 pm TICKETS: Preview Day: $100 Platinum ticket, $35 Gold Ticket (proceeds go to support children’s charities) $20 General Admission (17 – 64 yrs.) $17 Seniors (65 yrs. & better) FREE KIDS 16 years & under NEW $5 After 5pm Admission NEW FREE parking with Preview Day ticket and weekdays after 4pm Bundle & Save: $20 Unlimited Weekday Evening Pass (4pm – 8pm) $25 Two-day Adult Pass (17 – 64 yrs.) $20 Two-day Senior Pass (65 yrs. & better) $45 Nine-Day Event Pass (excludes Preview Day)

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Welcome Weekend Presented by RBC

Description

Welcome Weekend presented by RBC offers FREE admission to the Aga Khan Museum. Be the first to enjoy Listening to Art, Seeing Music, which features 10 interactive and immersive Museum-wide soundscapes and audio-visual installations. • 11 am–4 pm: Interact with face painters outside the Education Centre. • 12 pm, 1 pm, and 3 pm: Enjoy FREE Pop-up Performances in a traditional Mongolian yurt installed in the Museum’s courtyard. • 12–4 pm: Drop in for family-friendly programming in the Museum’s Education Centre. o Create two pieces that take inspiration from a long tradition of Muslim cultures, gardens, and techniques. Be inspired by the geometry and floral motifs in the Museum’s architecture and Collection to make a mosaic, and create your own animal tessellations on paper. o Enjoy three, half-hour storytelling pop-ups. • 2 pm: Watch a screening of the documentary Kedi (Ceyda Torun, 2016, 79 mins, NR). Hundreds of thousands of Turkish cats freely roam Istanbul. They’ve done so for centuries. Claiming no owners, Istanbul’s cats live between two worlds, neither wild nor tame — bringing joy and purpose to the people they choose to adopt. Guests have one last opportunity to view the exhibition, Arts of the East: Highlights of Islamic Art from the Bruschettini Collection, which closes on January 21.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Snap Chat Party!

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See what all the chatter is about! Enjoy a night of snap chatting crafts using the green screen and DIY photo props. Ages 12-17. Register: http://bit.ly/2DDE9HZ

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Fostering Information Session

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Durham CAS is in need of foster homes. Join us at this session to learn more about the need, criteria, process, and the supports available. The goal of children’s aid societies is to work with families to keep children safe in their own home. However, when there are serious concerns about the care a child or youth is receiving at home, he or she may need to be placed in a foster home. Foster families provide caring, stable homes at a time when parents are facing challenges and working to provide a safe home for their children. Individuals attending will have the opportunity to meet staff, learn about fostering for Durham CAS and how to get involved.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

French Family Story Time

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Stories, rhymes, and songs for the whole family. Contes, rimes, et chansons pour toute la famille. Register: http://bit.ly/2EOuwFL

Saturday Club

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Saturdays, January 13 - March 3 (excludes February 17 - 7 weeks only) Half Day $240 One of the city's most creative and diverse day camps for 79 years, we offer an exciting array of fun, activity-based programs inspired by our world-class Museum! This Saturday version of our popular Summer Club program provides supervised, hands-on educational activities, art projects, science experiments, and more. The ROM's fascinating galleries, authentic objects and outstanding professional staff guarantee that your camp experience will be hard to beat! Every fall, winter and spring children will enjoy eight Saturdays of fun-filled, educational adventures in the ROM's inspiring galleries. NEW! In addition to our popular morning classes, we now offer afternoon and full-day classes. Combine a morning class and an afternoon class to make a full day. Register for full day in the same session and receive $40 off per child.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Family Nature Walk - Amazing Animal Adaptations

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Come explore the amazing adaptations the animals in High Park have that help them survive during our harsh Canadian winters. This is a FREE all-ages event, great for the whole family! Suggested donation of $2-$5 per person.

Family Literacy Day Celebration

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Fun and games to celebrate Family Literacy Day! Move from station to station, explore our MakerSpace and win prizes. Learn about literacy games and activities that you can play at home on Family Literacy Day, January 27! Family program.

Tween Tech Club: 360 Photo Manipulation via BabylonVR

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Would you like to make a 360 photo come alive? Create your own interactive 360 photos by dragging and dropping in text, images, stickers, links and more. Drop in. Maximum 10 participants.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Family Funday: Fossil Fest

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Come along on a prehistoric journey millions of years in the making! From tiny beginnings to enormous dinosaurs, join ROM researchers and discover how fossils trace the incredible history of life on Earth. Activities run from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. Free with Museum admission. Armouries of the Past: From shin-breaking dinosaur Zuul's armour to Medieval maces, discover means of protection and survival both prehistoric and historic. Featuring Fossils: Get the inside scoop from student researchers as they share their latest discoveries. Cretaceous Quarry: Dig in and channel your inner palaeontologist as you search for dinosaur bones in our enormous bone bed. What species will you uncover? Prehistoric Puzzles: Palaeontologists often have to reconstruct animals from a jumble of bones. Figure out how to put a creature back together, and make your own puzzle to take home. Fossils of the River ROM: Many dinosaur bones are found in rocks formed by rivers. Find out what happens when you bury dinosaurs in the River ROM. Will they fossilize? Only time will tell! ROM Connects: Articulating Dinosaurs, with Brian Noble (2:00 pm) Anthropologist Brian Noble traces how dinosaurs and their natural worlds are recreated in the imaginations of palaeontologists, movie-goers, and children alike. With a special focus on the ROM's ground-breaking 1990s exhibition Maiasaura, Noble takes a remarkable look at not just how we visualize the prehistoric past, but how we make it relevant to our everyday lives.

Family Funday: Fossil Fest

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Sunday, January 28, 2017; 11:00 am to 4:00 pm Come along on a prehistoric journey millions of years in the making! From tiny beginnings to enormous dinosaurs, join ROM researchers and discover how fossils trace the incredible history of life on Earth. Free with Museum admission.

Articulating Dinosaurs

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Sunday, January 28, 2018, 2:00 - 3:00 pm Suitable for ages 8 and up Free. RSVP Required. Museum admission is not included. Anthropologist Brian Noble traces how dinosaurs and their natural worlds are recreated in the imaginations of palaeontologists, movie-goers, and children alike. With a special focus on the ROM's ground-breaking 1990s exhibition Maiasaura, Noble takes a remarkable look at not just how we visualize the prehistoric past, but how we make it relevant to our everyday lives.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Fostering Information Session

Description

Durham CAS is in need of foster homes. Join us at this information session to learn more about the need, criteria, process, and the supports available. The goal of children’s aid societies is to work with families to keep children safe in their own home. However, when there are serious concerns about the care a child or youth is receiving at home, he or she may need to be placed in a foster home. Foster families provide caring, stable homes at a time when parents are facing challenges and working to provide a safe home for their children. Individuals attending will have the opportunity to meet staff, learn about fostering for Durham CAS and how to get involved.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Saturday Club

Description

Saturdays, January 13 - March 3 (excludes February 17 - 7 weeks only) Half Day $240 One of the city's most creative and diverse day camps for 79 years, we offer an exciting array of fun, activity-based programs inspired by our world-class Museum! This Saturday version of our popular Summer Club program provides supervised, hands-on educational activities, art projects, science experiments, and more. The ROM's fascinating galleries, authentic objects and outstanding professional staff guarantee that your camp experience will be hard to beat! Every fall, winter and spring children will enjoy eight Saturdays of fun-filled, educational adventures in the ROM's inspiring galleries. NEW! In addition to our popular morning classes, we now offer afternoon and full-day classes. Combine a morning class and an afternoon class to make a full day. Register for full day in the same session and receive $40 off per child.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Sunday FUNday - Bonnets and Breeches

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Children in the nineteenth century had much different lives than children in the twenty first century. Kids were not allowed to be kids. There was very little or no time at all for playing or being silly. They were expected to be seen and not heard. Kids can spend the afternoon dressing up like Victorian children and have their photos taken by the Museum! Sunday FUNdays are held on the first Sunday of the month. Admission is free and allows you to interact with Museum staff and its collection. 12 - 4 pm in the Verna Conant Gallery at Guy House.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

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Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Fostering Information Session

Description

Durham CAS is in need of foster homes. Join us at this information session to learn more about the need, criteria, process, and the supports available. The goal of children’s aid societies is to work with families to keep children safe in their own home. However, when there are serious concerns about the care a child or youth is receiving at home, he or she may need to be placed in a foster home. Foster families provide caring, stable homes at a time when parents are facing challenges and working to provide a safe home for their children. Individuals attending will have the opportunity to meet staff, learn about fostering for Durham CAS and how to get involved.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Saturday Club

Description

Saturdays, January 13 - March 3 (excludes February 17 - 7 weeks only) Half Day $240 One of the city's most creative and diverse day camps for 79 years, we offer an exciting array of fun, activity-based programs inspired by our world-class Museum! This Saturday version of our popular Summer Club program provides supervised, hands-on educational activities, art projects, science experiments, and more. The ROM's fascinating galleries, authentic objects and outstanding professional staff guarantee that your camp experience will be hard to beat! Every fall, winter and spring children will enjoy eight Saturdays of fun-filled, educational adventures in the ROM's inspiring galleries. NEW! In addition to our popular morning classes, we now offer afternoon and full-day classes. Combine a morning class and an afternoon class to make a full day. Register for full day in the same session and receive $40 off per child.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Open House - Trafalgar Castle

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Join us for our Admissions Open House to learn more about Trafalgar Castle School and what it means to be a Trafalgar Girl. We are pleased to be offering Grade 4 starting in September. For more information please contact: admissions@trafalgarcastle.ca

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

ROMKids Sleepovers

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January 12, 2018 February 23 March 2 April 6 $88 $77 per person for groups of 10 or more. Bunk down for the night at Toronto’s ultimate backstage museum pass at the Royal Ontario Museum! Before bedtime, visitors are invited to get up close to Museum artifacts with exclusive after-hours access to our galleries, speak with ROM experts, enjoy a special movie screening, and make your own souvenir to take home. Plus don't miss the PJ karaoke and late night snack!

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

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Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

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Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Adolescent Mental Health Symposium

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Join us for a free community symposium on adolescent mental health with Dr. Stanley Kutcher Monday, February 13 6 - 8:30 p.m. Trafalgar Castle School 401 Reynolds Street, Whitby 6 p.m. Castle tours (optional) 7 p.m. Symposium Trafalgar Castle School in partnership with Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences are pleased to present Dr. Stanley Kutcher, leading adolescent psychiatrist who will provide an interactive parent presentation with important adolescent mental health tools and information. Pre-registration required

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Saturday Club

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Saturdays, January 13 - March 3 (excludes February 17 - 7 weeks only) Half Day $240 One of the city's most creative and diverse day camps for 79 years, we offer an exciting array of fun, activity-based programs inspired by our world-class Museum! This Saturday version of our popular Summer Club program provides supervised, hands-on educational activities, art projects, science experiments, and more. The ROM's fascinating galleries, authentic objects and outstanding professional staff guarantee that your camp experience will be hard to beat! Every fall, winter and spring children will enjoy eight Saturdays of fun-filled, educational adventures in the ROM's inspiring galleries. NEW! In addition to our popular morning classes, we now offer afternoon and full-day classes. Combine a morning class and an afternoon class to make a full day. Register for full day in the same session and receive $40 off per child.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

GTA Home & Reno Show

Description

Looking to redo the kitchen? The bathroom perhaps? The GTA Home & Reno Show presented by RE/MAX is here to help! With over 300 of the GTA’s finest contractors, suppliers and design experts on hand, you’re sure to find the information and hands-on skills you need to kick start your next home project. While at the show, get hands on in DIY and Tooling Centre and learn the basics like how to patch drywall from Canada’s Handyman, Shawn Monteith. Meet one-on-one with renovators, interior designers and certified landscapers for complimentary consultations. Plus! See the Host of HGTV’s Income Property Scott McGillivray, presented by Thomasville Cabinetry, along with other top experts including Leigh-Ann Allaire Perrault, Cityline’s resident DIY aficionado on the Casalife Main Stage. If you’re looking for the ultimate inspiration, step into the AXELLE feature home built by Bonneville Home with landscaping by Curb Appeal. There’ll be plenty of fun for the whole family with Family Day activities including a cape workshop for the little DIY’ers, giant Jenga, free daycare and more.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

GTA Home & Reno Show

Description

Looking to redo the kitchen? The bathroom perhaps? The GTA Home & Reno Show presented by RE/MAX is here to help! With over 300 of the GTA’s finest contractors, suppliers and design experts on hand, you’re sure to find the information and hands-on skills you need to kick start your next home project. While at the show, get hands on in DIY and Tooling Centre and learn the basics like how to patch drywall from Canada’s Handyman, Shawn Monteith. Meet one-on-one with renovators, interior designers and certified landscapers for complimentary consultations. Plus! See the Host of HGTV’s Income Property Scott McGillivray, presented by Thomasville Cabinetry, along with other top experts including Leigh-Ann Allaire Perrault, Cityline’s resident DIY aficionado on the Casalife Main Stage. If you’re looking for the ultimate inspiration, step into the AXELLE feature home built by Bonneville Home with landscaping by Curb Appeal. There’ll be plenty of fun for the whole family with Family Day activities including a cape workshop for the little DIY’ers, giant Jenga, free daycare and more.

Hamilton Kids-Fest 2018

Description

Hamilton Kids-Fest offers great Family Day weekend fun 80,000+ square feet of inflatables, shows, shopping, laughs & museum fun! What: Hamilton Kids-Fest -- Canada's largest indoor inflatable festival returns on Family Day Weekend! Blown up and ready for play will be some of North America's largest indoor inflatable rides. Kids will jump, bounce, slide, crawl and laugh their way through the day. All this, in addition to shows, interactive activities, games, crafts, character meet-and-greets, full access to the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum and more! Geared toward children 12 and under, this weekend will be chalked full of entertainment! Included with your admission will be a number of activities and stage shows: • Unlimited all day rides on North America’s largest indoor inflatables • Meet Dusty Crophopper – Star of Disney Planes • Hands On Exotics – Stage Shows • Kids entertainers • Children’s Market Place • Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum exhibits and more! And for a little extra fee, kids can enjoy: • Petting Zoo by Hands On Exotics • Carnival games • Face painting • Glitter Tattoos • Ceramic make-it & take-it When: Saturday, February 18 10-5pm Sunday, February 19 10-5pm Monday, February 20 9-5pm (Family Day) Where: Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum – 9280 Airport Road, Hamilton, ON L0R 1W0 Cost: Kids all-day wristbands (includes rides & admission): $25 (incl. tax), Adults $10.00 (incl. tax), Free parking Web: www.Kids-Fest.ca Media contact: Gina Downes - Tel: 905-779-0422 - Email: Gina@Kids-Fest.ca www.Kids-Fest.ca

Family Weekend Fest - Brampton

Description

Family Weekend Fest will be filled with a variety of different activities, inflatables, obstacle courses, electric train, photo booths, arcades, live music, face painting, food vendors and much more! This year’s fest will take place February 17th & 18th 2018 fr om 10am to 8:30pm at The Powerade Centre. Love music & entertainment? Our 10x30ft stage will have you smiling and dancing a way. There will be magicians, dancers, animals shows and so much mor e for you and your family to enjoy. Families will also be able t o enjoy skating at one of the venues NHL sized ice rinks. Bring your own skates and helmet (skate rental will be available on a first-come-first-served basis) OUR FAMILY WEEKEND FEST WILL HAVE SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE!! FREE PARKING!!!

digiPlaySpace

Description

TIFF’s award-winning technology playground allows kids 3-13 (and adults!) to experience what it’s like to become part of a classical artwork and watch a machine draw a picture based on how it feels. The exhibition brings together interactive games, projections, mind-bending augmented-reality installations and innovative coding activities that showcase the creative potential of new technologies.

Family Fun Fest

Description

Family Fun Fest features a large indoor amusement park, just for Family Day weekend! Boasting an impressive line-up of Kiddy Rides, Jumping Castles, Giant Slides, Obstacle Courses, Arcade Games, Attractions, Carnival Games and Interactive entertainment! Best Family day weekend event in Toronto! www.familydayfest.com

Kids Fest Toronto

Description

Kids Fest Toronto is back. Featuring new inflatables, new entertainment and a whole lot of fun! Kids Fest TO has taken over Hall 6 of the International Centre making it the LARGEST inflatable festival in Canada. Make this Family Day Weekend one to remember. Visit www.kidsfestto.com for more details.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

GTA Home & Reno Show

Description

Looking to redo the kitchen? The bathroom perhaps? The GTA Home & Reno Show presented by RE/MAX is here to help! With over 300 of the GTA’s finest contractors, suppliers and design experts on hand, you’re sure to find the information and hands-on skills you need to kick start your next home project. While at the show, get hands on in DIY and Tooling Centre and learn the basics like how to patch drywall from Canada’s Handyman, Shawn Monteith. Meet one-on-one with renovators, interior designers and certified landscapers for complimentary consultations. Plus! See the Host of HGTV’s Income Property Scott McGillivray, presented by Thomasville Cabinetry, along with other top experts including Leigh-Ann Allaire Perrault, Cityline’s resident DIY aficionado on the Casalife Main Stage. If you’re looking for the ultimate inspiration, step into the AXELLE feature home built by Bonneville Home with landscaping by Curb Appeal. There’ll be plenty of fun for the whole family with Family Day activities including a cape workshop for the little DIY’ers, giant Jenga, free daycare and more.

Hamilton Kids-Fest 2018

Description

Hamilton Kids-Fest offers great Family Day weekend fun 80,000+ square feet of inflatables, shows, shopping, laughs & museum fun! What: Hamilton Kids-Fest -- Canada's largest indoor inflatable festival returns on Family Day Weekend! Blown up and ready for play will be some of North America's largest indoor inflatable rides. Kids will jump, bounce, slide, crawl and laugh their way through the day. All this, in addition to shows, interactive activities, games, crafts, character meet-and-greets, full access to the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum and more! Geared toward children 12 and under, this weekend will be chalked full of entertainment! Included with your admission will be a number of activities and stage shows: • Unlimited all day rides on North America’s largest indoor inflatables • Meet Dusty Crophopper – Star of Disney Planes • Hands On Exotics – Stage Shows • Kids entertainers • Children’s Market Place • Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum exhibits and more! And for a little extra fee, kids can enjoy: • Petting Zoo by Hands On Exotics • Carnival games • Face painting • Glitter Tattoos • Ceramic make-it & take-it When: Saturday, February 18 10-5pm Sunday, February 19 10-5pm Monday, February 20 9-5pm (Family Day) Where: Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum – 9280 Airport Road, Hamilton, ON L0R 1W0 Cost: Kids all-day wristbands (includes rides & admission): $25 (incl. tax), Adults $10.00 (incl. tax), Free parking Web: www.Kids-Fest.ca Media contact: Gina Downes - Tel: 905-779-0422 - Email: Gina@Kids-Fest.ca www.Kids-Fest.ca

Family Weekend Fest - Brampton

Description

Family Weekend Fest will be filled with a variety of different activities, inflatables, obstacle courses, electric train, photo booths, arcades, live music, face painting, food vendors and much more! This year’s fest will take place February 17th & 18th 2018 fr om 10am to 8:30pm at The Powerade Centre. Love music & entertainment? Our 10x30ft stage will have you smiling and dancing a way. There will be magicians, dancers, animals shows and so much mor e for you and your family to enjoy. Families will also be able t o enjoy skating at one of the venues NHL sized ice rinks. Bring your own skates and helmet (skate rental will be available on a first-come-first-served basis) OUR FAMILY WEEKEND FEST WILL HAVE SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE!! FREE PARKING!!!

digiPlaySpace

Description

TIFF’s award-winning technology playground allows kids 3-13 (and adults!) to experience what it’s like to become part of a classical artwork and watch a machine draw a picture based on how it feels. The exhibition brings together interactive games, projections, mind-bending augmented-reality installations and innovative coding activities that showcase the creative potential of new technologies.

Family Fun Fest

Description

Family Fun Fest features a large indoor amusement park, just for Family Day weekend! Boasting an impressive line-up of Kiddy Rides, Jumping Castles, Giant Slides, Obstacle Courses, Arcade Games, Attractions, Carnival Games and Interactive entertainment! Best Family day weekend event in Toronto! www.familydayfest.com

Kids Fest Toronto

Description

Kids Fest Toronto is back. Featuring new inflatables, new entertainment and a whole lot of fun! Kids Fest TO has taken over Hall 6 of the International Centre making it the LARGEST inflatable festival in Canada. Make this Family Day Weekend one to remember. Visit www.kidsfestto.com for more details.

Family Day at Evergreen Brickworks

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Enjoy the many activities Evergreen Brick Works has to offer this Family Day. Join us for a wide variety of food, drinks, and outdoor activities for the whole family. Adults can sit and sip local beers from Brewer’s Backyard while the kids explore our Children’s Garden’s activities and take part in songs sung around the campfire.

COLOUR-full Family Day Fun at the AGO

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Celebrate Family Day at the Art Gallery of Ontario (AGO) with COLOUR, music, movement and interactive activities for the whole family! Dance the day away at an all ages dance party led by Movement Lab, try abstract painting with and without paint, get creative and sticker the walls of the rainbow room, or get popping in the famous bubble wrap room! Then, go on a fortune telling tour through the galleries, experience colourful shadow play, make an emoji face mask, chill out with kid friendly films and end the day with a photo in front of the interactive selfie wall.

Family Day at Fort York

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Explore the history of Toronto and Fort York. Visit the Fort's historic kitchen and sample some baking from the hearth. Hot chocolate and a roaring fire will make this a heartwarming and memorable visit. Kids can try an 1812 drill class, Officers' Sword Drill and some old-fashioned games, as well as a fun-filled kids' activity book. Try your hand at building a fortification entirely out of snow (weather permitting), and be sure to check out the Fort York Visitor Centre for takeaway crafts, a special pop-up exhibit on winter fun in Toronto, and the Fort York selfie booth!

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

GTA Home & Reno Show

Description

Looking to redo the kitchen? The bathroom perhaps? The GTA Home & Reno Show presented by RE/MAX is here to help! With over 300 of the GTA’s finest contractors, suppliers and design experts on hand, you’re sure to find the information and hands-on skills you need to kick start your next home project. While at the show, get hands on in DIY and Tooling Centre and learn the basics like how to patch drywall from Canada’s Handyman, Shawn Monteith. Meet one-on-one with renovators, interior designers and certified landscapers for complimentary consultations. Plus! See the Host of HGTV’s Income Property Scott McGillivray, presented by Thomasville Cabinetry, along with other top experts including Leigh-Ann Allaire Perrault, Cityline’s resident DIY aficionado on the Casalife Main Stage. If you’re looking for the ultimate inspiration, step into the AXELLE feature home built by Bonneville Home with landscaping by Curb Appeal. There’ll be plenty of fun for the whole family with Family Day activities including a cape workshop for the little DIY’ers, giant Jenga, free daycare and more.

Hamilton Kids-Fest 2018

Description

Hamilton Kids-Fest offers great Family Day weekend fun 80,000+ square feet of inflatables, shows, shopping, laughs & museum fun! What: Hamilton Kids-Fest -- Canada's largest indoor inflatable festival returns on Family Day Weekend! Blown up and ready for play will be some of North America's largest indoor inflatable rides. Kids will jump, bounce, slide, crawl and laugh their way through the day. All this, in addition to shows, interactive activities, games, crafts, character meet-and-greets, full access to the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum and more! Geared toward children 12 and under, this weekend will be chalked full of entertainment! Included with your admission will be a number of activities and stage shows: • Unlimited all day rides on North America’s largest indoor inflatables • Meet Dusty Crophopper – Star of Disney Planes • Hands On Exotics – Stage Shows • Kids entertainers • Children’s Market Place • Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum exhibits and more! And for a little extra fee, kids can enjoy: • Petting Zoo by Hands On Exotics • Carnival games • Face painting • Glitter Tattoos • Ceramic make-it & take-it When: Saturday, February 18 10-5pm Sunday, February 19 10-5pm Monday, February 20 9-5pm (Family Day) Where: Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum – 9280 Airport Road, Hamilton, ON L0R 1W0 Cost: Kids all-day wristbands (includes rides & admission): $25 (incl. tax), Adults $10.00 (incl. tax), Free parking Web: www.Kids-Fest.ca Media contact: Gina Downes - Tel: 905-779-0422 - Email: Gina@Kids-Fest.ca www.Kids-Fest.ca

digiPlaySpace

Description

TIFF’s award-winning technology playground allows kids 3-13 (and adults!) to experience what it’s like to become part of a classical artwork and watch a machine draw a picture based on how it feels. The exhibition brings together interactive games, projections, mind-bending augmented-reality installations and innovative coding activities that showcase the creative potential of new technologies.

Family Fun Fest

Description

Family Fun Fest features a large indoor amusement park, just for Family Day weekend! Boasting an impressive line-up of Kiddy Rides, Jumping Castles, Giant Slides, Obstacle Courses, Arcade Games, Attractions, Carnival Games and Interactive entertainment! Best Family day weekend event in Toronto! www.familydayfest.com

Kids Fest Toronto

Description

Kids Fest Toronto is back. Featuring new inflatables, new entertainment and a whole lot of fun! Kids Fest TO has taken over Hall 6 of the International Centre making it the LARGEST inflatable festival in Canada. Make this Family Day Weekend one to remember. Visit www.kidsfestto.com for more details.

Listening to Art, Seeing Music

Description

Listening to Art, Seeing Music is a truly unique, multi-sensory experience that will take visitors on a journey of discovery to explore the essential interconnectedness of the performing arts, the spoken word and the visual arts. Highlights include an interactive multi-media installation which allows visitors to translate the rhythms and patterns of music into visual art compositions, a pop-up “musical petting zoo” with a collection of Arab ouds on display, and a Mongolian yurt providing a warm communal gathering space for experiencing pop-up performances, hearing stories of music-making and sharing a cup of tea.

digiPlaySpace

Description

TIFF’s award-winning technology playground allows kids 3-13 (and adults!) to experience what it’s like to become part of a classical artwork and watch a machine draw a picture based on how it feels. The exhibition brings together interactive games, projections, mind-bending augmented-reality installations and innovative coding activities that showcase the creative potential of new technologies.