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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...

Enjoy FREE, Family Fun at BRAVE: The Festival of Risk and Failure

Description

Harbourfront Centre is excited to present BRAVE: The Festival of Risk and Failure, a fresh and daring new festival that will push the boundaries of what it means to be brave. The festival will feature a variety of family-friendly programming, such as a screening of the Oscar-nominated animated film The Breadwinner (July 15). Centred on a headstrong and courageous Afghan girl who disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family, the screening will open with a live performance of Afghan music by the talented composer and instrumentalist Qais Essar. Additional family-friendly film screenings include initial box office bombs Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (July 14) and The Wizard of Oz (July 14). Families are also invited to bust a move at the Main Ingredient Silent Disco, a fun event taking place all festival long, where they can dance to different live DJs via wireless headphones. Parents and their children can let loose in a silent atmosphere, making it easy for those who suffer from chorophobia, a fear of dancing, to overcome their fear!

Pop Up in the Park

Description

Have you ever wanted to check out the Oshawa Museum, but not sure if it’s the right thing for you, or if your kids will like it? Stop by our Pop Up Museum in the Park every Monday starting July 9! From 12:30 – 3:30 pm each week, the Museum will have family friendly artefacts on display and free activities for kids. Find us at the playground in Lakeview Park, Oshawa between the Oshawa Museum and the Jubilee Pavilion.

Enjoy FREE, Family Fun at BRAVE: The Festival of Risk and Failure

Description

Harbourfront Centre is excited to present BRAVE: The Festival of Risk and Failure, a fresh and daring new festival that will push the boundaries of what it means to be brave. The festival will feature a variety of family-friendly programming, such as a screening of the Oscar-nominated animated film The Breadwinner (July 15). Centred on a headstrong and courageous Afghan girl who disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family, the screening will open with a live performance of Afghan music by the talented composer and instrumentalist Qais Essar. Additional family-friendly film screenings include initial box office bombs Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (July 14) and The Wizard of Oz (July 14). Families are also invited to bust a move at the Main Ingredient Silent Disco, a fun event taking place all festival long, where they can dance to different live DJs via wireless headphones. Parents and their children can let loose in a silent atmosphere, making it easy for those who suffer from chorophobia, a fear of dancing, to overcome their fear!

Splash'N Boots LIVE in Support of Grandview Kids

Description

Catch Juno nominated children's artists Splash’N Boots LIVE at King Street Community Church, Oshawa this July! Splash’N Boots will be performing a super-charged and interactive performance in support of The Grandview Kids Believe campaign. This is a show that will have the whole family moving and grooving! VIP/meet and greet experiences and accessible seating available (See ticket options and descriptions). We can't wait to rock out with you!

Family Feud Video Game Edition

Description

Survey says it's time to play Family Feud! Join other video game enthusiasts in a team vs. team challenge of gaming knowledge. From console gaming to computer gaming, know your stuff and you could win! Ages 12-17. Sign up: https://bit.ly/2uIr8ZI

SRC Epic Experiences - Play With Your Food

Description

Challenge your senses and become a food scientist! Mix ingredients to discover kitchen chemistry with Scientists in School! TD Summer Reading Club registration required. No charge. Program may be limited on a first-come, first-served basis due to space constraints.

Afternoon Tea at Richmond Hill Heritage Centre

Description

Celebrate summer with a full-service tea at the Heritage Centre with a platter of dainty sandwiches, tasty sweets with scones, clotted cream and preserves. Enjoy our private blend of tea, coffee or lemonade. Seating on the outdoor patio, weather permitting Tuesday, July 24, 2018 2 Sittings to choose from: 1 p.m. or 2:30 p.m. Cost: $12.50 per person For Reservations Please Call: 905-780-3802 Location: Richmond Hill Heritage Centre 19 Church Street North www.RichmondHill.ca/HeritageCentre

Enjoy FREE, Family Fun at BRAVE: The Festival of Risk and Failure

Description

Harbourfront Centre is excited to present BRAVE: The Festival of Risk and Failure, a fresh and daring new festival that will push the boundaries of what it means to be brave. The festival will feature a variety of family-friendly programming, such as a screening of the Oscar-nominated animated film The Breadwinner (July 15). Centred on a headstrong and courageous Afghan girl who disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family, the screening will open with a live performance of Afghan music by the talented composer and instrumentalist Qais Essar. Additional family-friendly film screenings include initial box office bombs Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (July 14) and The Wizard of Oz (July 14). Families are also invited to bust a move at the Main Ingredient Silent Disco, a fun event taking place all festival long, where they can dance to different live DJs via wireless headphones. Parents and their children can let loose in a silent atmosphere, making it easy for those who suffer from chorophobia, a fear of dancing, to overcome their fear!

Crafters Corner

Description

Socialize with other community crafters and artists. Bring your own project or contribute to our knit/crochet charity projects. All skill levels welcome. Donations of acrylic yarn in a variety of skin tones would be welcome. Drop off donations at any branch, attention Valerie Day.

Team T and J

Description

Ready to sing and dance? Get up and move to the enthusiastic music of Team T and J. Family Program. Sign up: https://bit.ly/2KKsJVM

Summer Wednesdays

Description

Soak up the sun at Summer Wednesdays! Bask in the setting sun as you kick back with an ice cold drink, grab a bite of delicious summer fare and make the most of those warm summer evenings. The hottest place to spend Wednesday nights is at Evergreen Brick Works, nature's patio. For dinner, enjoy gourmet selections from street food trucks or platters of seasonal food and hand-baked bread made by Forno Cultura in our wood-fired oven. Plus, join us for the Live Music Series, Presented by Muskoka Brewery on select dates, where you can enjoy music from local bands, or drop by to shop from makers at the Etsy Market three nights throughout the summer! For all the details, visit https://www.evergreen.ca/whats-on/event/summer-wednesdays/

Acrylic Painting Classes at Winged Canvas

Description

Learn how to unleash your natural ability to interpret the world through the art of painting, and discover the lives and work of famous artists. Create colourful acrylic paintings inspired by icons such as Tom Thompson from the Group of Seven, Paul Cézanne, Claude Monet, and contemporary artists practicing today. Learn the creative process and the artistic techniques, materials, and tricks of specific artists, their history and their works to create your own imaginative works of art. Over the course of the program, students will be able to choose their own subject matter for their paintings and develop a good understanding of composition, balance, and brush techniques as well as the importance of colour and value, It's a perfect opportunity for developing portfolios as well as new artists picking up a brush after a long time. This course is beginner friendly. July 11 - August 29, 2018 Wednesdays 6:30 - 9:00 pm For more information and pricing details, please visit our website: https://www.wingedcanvas.com/acrylic-painting-class-for-adults

Enjoy FREE, Family Fun at BRAVE: The Festival of Risk and Failure

Description

Harbourfront Centre is excited to present BRAVE: The Festival of Risk and Failure, a fresh and daring new festival that will push the boundaries of what it means to be brave. The festival will feature a variety of family-friendly programming, such as a screening of the Oscar-nominated animated film The Breadwinner (July 15). Centred on a headstrong and courageous Afghan girl who disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family, the screening will open with a live performance of Afghan music by the talented composer and instrumentalist Qais Essar. Additional family-friendly film screenings include initial box office bombs Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (July 14) and The Wizard of Oz (July 14). Families are also invited to bust a move at the Main Ingredient Silent Disco, a fun event taking place all festival long, where they can dance to different live DJs via wireless headphones. Parents and their children can let loose in a silent atmosphere, making it easy for those who suffer from chorophobia, a fear of dancing, to overcome their fear!

Kids in the Village

Description

Join our costumed interpreter for an hour and a half interactive program for children ages 3 to 12 years. Children will learn and play old-fashioned games, followed by a heritage-inspired craft they can take home. Discover a new theme each week.

Enjoy FREE, Family Fun at BRAVE: The Festival of Risk and Failure

Description

Harbourfront Centre is excited to present BRAVE: The Festival of Risk and Failure, a fresh and daring new festival that will push the boundaries of what it means to be brave. The festival will feature a variety of family-friendly programming, such as a screening of the Oscar-nominated animated film The Breadwinner (July 15). Centred on a headstrong and courageous Afghan girl who disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family, the screening will open with a live performance of Afghan music by the talented composer and instrumentalist Qais Essar. Additional family-friendly film screenings include initial box office bombs Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (July 14) and The Wizard of Oz (July 14). Families are also invited to bust a move at the Main Ingredient Silent Disco, a fun event taking place all festival long, where they can dance to different live DJs via wireless headphones. Parents and their children can let loose in a silent atmosphere, making it easy for those who suffer from chorophobia, a fear of dancing, to overcome their fear!

Enjoy FREE, Family Fun at BRAVE: The Festival of Risk and Failure

Description

Harbourfront Centre is excited to present BRAVE: The Festival of Risk and Failure, a fresh and daring new festival that will push the boundaries of what it means to be brave. The festival will feature a variety of family-friendly programming, such as a screening of the Oscar-nominated animated film The Breadwinner (July 15). Centred on a headstrong and courageous Afghan girl who disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family, the screening will open with a live performance of Afghan music by the talented composer and instrumentalist Qais Essar. Additional family-friendly film screenings include initial box office bombs Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (July 14) and The Wizard of Oz (July 14). Families are also invited to bust a move at the Main Ingredient Silent Disco, a fun event taking place all festival long, where they can dance to different live DJs via wireless headphones. Parents and their children can let loose in a silent atmosphere, making it easy for those who suffer from chorophobia, a fear of dancing, to overcome their fear!

At Home On My Own

Description

[Ages 10 to 12] Advanced registration required; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone. Cost $55; includes participant manual. This Canadian Safety Council course gives your pre-teen the tools and information they need to stay at home alone for short periods of time. The course is facilitated by Red Cross certified instructors from React Right Safety Services. Topics include: - Looking after the house key (make a key chain); - Preparing healthy snacks;* - Walking home; - Appropriate activities when home alone; - Electrical/fire safety; - Basic First Aid; and - Problem solving (house broken into, severe weather). Note: A healthy snack will be prepared during this program. Please advise staff of any allergies at time of registration. Caregivers and support staff for people with disabilities are admitted free of charge. Presented in partnership with React Right Safety Services.

Cartooning & Anime Classes at Winged Canvas

Description

Learn the techniques and methods to drawing your favourite cartoons and anime characters, step by step, What makes cartooning and anime so fun? Go behind the scenes to discover how artists create and bring characters to life! This class is all about improving your drawing skills and learning the art of storytelling: how to draw proportions, refine linework, master colouring techniques, draw expressions and figures in action, and simple storyboarding. We’ll learn how to turn real people into cartoon versions of themselves, design mashups with popular characters, and exaggerate expressions and actions. We will look at cartoons from around the globe — particularly the popular world of Japanese Manga — and discover a new world of inspiration! Manga is a style of Japanese cartooning (also known as "anime") that has captivated the world. Saturday 2:00 - 3:30 pm starting July 7 Sunday 4:15 - 5:45 For more information, please visit our website ! https://www.wingedcanvas.com/cartooning-anime-drawing-class

Enjoy FREE, Family Fun at BRAVE: The Festival of Risk and Failure

Description

Harbourfront Centre is excited to present BRAVE: The Festival of Risk and Failure, a fresh and daring new festival that will push the boundaries of what it means to be brave. The festival will feature a variety of family-friendly programming, such as a screening of the Oscar-nominated animated film The Breadwinner (July 15). Centred on a headstrong and courageous Afghan girl who disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family, the screening will open with a live performance of Afghan music by the talented composer and instrumentalist Qais Essar. Additional family-friendly film screenings include initial box office bombs Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (July 14) and The Wizard of Oz (July 14). Families are also invited to bust a move at the Main Ingredient Silent Disco, a fun event taking place all festival long, where they can dance to different live DJs via wireless headphones. Parents and their children can let loose in a silent atmosphere, making it easy for those who suffer from chorophobia, a fear of dancing, to overcome their fear!

CNE HorseCapades

Description

Considered the unofficial start to the CNE, HorseCapades kicks off Saturday, July 28 with its beloved program designed to introduce the young, and the young at heart, alike to the magical world of horses. Visitors with little ones can trot over to the Horse Palace, which features interactive and educational games and activities such as Guess a Horse’s Weight, learning about a horse’s nutrition and grooming, battery-operated mini tractor rides, and can’t miss opportunities to pet a variety of horses and enjoy FREE pony rides (for children under 10 years of age). Back by popular demand and set to original music, HorsePower Live! is pageantry, passion, precision, and fun for all ages. Cheer on your favourite horse as they perform sensational feats in a virtual battle of the breeds. From thrilling trick riding to roping and costumes, HorsePower Live! is an entertainment experience sure to dazzle. Not to mention, visitors will have the unique opportunity to meet the stars of the show, the magnificent horses, after the performance!

Heritage Train Ride

Description

Take a trip through time seated in one of our heated/air conditioned heritage coaches from the 1950's and enjoy our doors open baggage car. Each trip also features on-board entertainment for the whole family to enjoy. Departures: Uxbridge -10:00 am and 2:30 pm; Stouffville - 12 pm Adults: $27, Senior & Student: $25, Child: $19

Enjoy FREE, Family Fun at BRAVE: The Festival of Risk and Failure

Description

Harbourfront Centre is excited to present BRAVE: The Festival of Risk and Failure, a fresh and daring new festival that will push the boundaries of what it means to be brave. The festival will feature a variety of family-friendly programming, such as a screening of the Oscar-nominated animated film The Breadwinner (July 15). Centred on a headstrong and courageous Afghan girl who disguises herself as a boy in order to provide for her family, the screening will open with a live performance of Afghan music by the talented composer and instrumentalist Qais Essar. Additional family-friendly film screenings include initial box office bombs Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (July 14) and The Wizard of Oz (July 14). Families are also invited to bust a move at the Main Ingredient Silent Disco, a fun event taking place all festival long, where they can dance to different live DJs via wireless headphones. Parents and their children can let loose in a silent atmosphere, making it easy for those who suffer from chorophobia, a fear of dancing, to overcome their fear!

CNE HorseCapades

Description

Considered the unofficial start to the CNE, HorseCapades kicks off Saturday, July 28 with its beloved program designed to introduce the young, and the young at heart, alike to the magical world of horses. Visitors with little ones can trot over to the Horse Palace, which features interactive and educational games and activities such as Guess a Horse’s Weight, learning about a horse’s nutrition and grooming, battery-operated mini tractor rides, and can’t miss opportunities to pet a variety of horses and enjoy FREE pony rides (for children under 10 years of age). Back by popular demand and set to original music, HorsePower Live! is pageantry, passion, precision, and fun for all ages. Cheer on your favourite horse as they perform sensational feats in a virtual battle of the breeds. From thrilling trick riding to roping and costumes, HorsePower Live! is an entertainment experience sure to dazzle. Not to mention, visitors will have the unique opportunity to meet the stars of the show, the magnificent horses, after the performance!

Pop Up in the Park

Description

Have you ever wanted to check out the Oshawa Museum, but not sure if it’s the right thing for you, or if your kids will like it? Stop by our Pop Up Museum in the Park every Monday starting July 9! From 12:30 – 3:30 pm each week, the Museum will have family friendly artefacts on display and free activities for kids. Find us at the playground in Lakeview Park, Oshawa between the Oshawa Museum and the Jubilee Pavilion.

CNE HorseCapades

Description

Considered the unofficial start to the CNE, HorseCapades kicks off Saturday, July 28 with its beloved program designed to introduce the young, and the young at heart, alike to the magical world of horses. Visitors with little ones can trot over to the Horse Palace, which features interactive and educational games and activities such as Guess a Horse’s Weight, learning about a horse’s nutrition and grooming, battery-operated mini tractor rides, and can’t miss opportunities to pet a variety of horses and enjoy FREE pony rides (for children under 10 years of age). Back by popular demand and set to original music, HorsePower Live! is pageantry, passion, precision, and fun for all ages. Cheer on your favourite horse as they perform sensational feats in a virtual battle of the breeds. From thrilling trick riding to roping and costumes, HorsePower Live! is an entertainment experience sure to dazzle. Not to mention, visitors will have the unique opportunity to meet the stars of the show, the magnificent horses, after the performance!

CNE HorseCapades

Description

Considered the unofficial start to the CNE, HorseCapades kicks off Saturday, July 28 with its beloved program designed to introduce the young, and the young at heart, alike to the magical world of horses. Visitors with little ones can trot over to the Horse Palace, which features interactive and educational games and activities such as Guess a Horse’s Weight, learning about a horse’s nutrition and grooming, battery-operated mini tractor rides, and can’t miss opportunities to pet a variety of horses and enjoy FREE pony rides (for children under 10 years of age). Back by popular demand and set to original music, HorsePower Live! is pageantry, passion, precision, and fun for all ages. Cheer on your favourite horse as they perform sensational feats in a virtual battle of the breeds. From thrilling trick riding to roping and costumes, HorsePower Live! is an entertainment experience sure to dazzle. Not to mention, visitors will have the unique opportunity to meet the stars of the show, the magnificent horses, after the performance!

Infant Hearing Clinic

Description

[Caregivers with children 4 months and under] Advanced registration required for each 15 minute session through the Markham Stouffville Hospital at 1-888-703-5437 ext. 4. Children develop speech and language by listening and imitating those around them, but when there is a hearing loss, these skills may be delayed. Nearly four in 1,000 babies are born deaf or hard of hearing and more children develop hearing loss as they grow. To help identify children as early as possible and provide them with follow-up services, infant hearing screenings will be available in partnership with the Markham Stouffville Hospital, the lead agency for the Tri-Regional Infant Hearing Program. Presented in partnership with Markham Stouffville Hospital.

Family Trivia Night

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The library's Teen Advisory Committee (TAC) is hosting a family trivia night! Bring everyone out! Young siblings for those Paw Patrol references and your grandparents for those old, old songs on the radio! There'll be snacks, music, and fun for all! Drop-in.

SRC Epic Experiences - Training Camp

Description

Find out what it takes to be the ultimate athlete in a sports-challenge obstacle course with Municipality of Clarington Community Services! TD Summer Reading Club registration required. No charge. Program may be limited on a first-come, first-served basis due to space constraints.

Summer Wednesdays

Description

Soak up the sun at Summer Wednesdays! Bask in the setting sun as you kick back with an ice cold drink, grab a bite of delicious summer fare and make the most of those warm summer evenings. The hottest place to spend Wednesday nights is at Evergreen Brick Works, nature's patio. For dinner, enjoy gourmet selections from street food trucks or platters of seasonal food and hand-baked bread made by Forno Cultura in our wood-fired oven. Plus, join us for the Live Music Series, Presented by Muskoka Brewery on select dates, where you can enjoy music from local bands, or drop by to shop from makers at the Etsy Market three nights throughout the summer! For all the details, visit https://www.evergreen.ca/whats-on/event/summer-wednesdays/

Acrylic Painting Classes at Winged Canvas

Description

Learn how to unleash your natural ability to interpret the world through the art of painting, and discover the lives and work of famous artists. Create colourful acrylic paintings inspired by icons such as Tom Thompson from the Group of Seven, Paul Cézanne, Claude Monet, and contemporary artists practicing today. Learn the creative process and the artistic techniques, materials, and tricks of specific artists, their history and their works to create your own imaginative works of art. Over the course of the program, students will be able to choose their own subject matter for their paintings and develop a good understanding of composition, balance, and brush techniques as well as the importance of colour and value, It's a perfect opportunity for developing portfolios as well as new artists picking up a brush after a long time. This course is beginner friendly. July 11 - August 29, 2018 Wednesdays 6:30 - 9:00 pm For more information and pricing details, please visit our website: https://www.wingedcanvas.com/acrylic-painting-class-for-adults

CNE HorseCapades

Description

Considered the unofficial start to the CNE, HorseCapades kicks off Saturday, July 28 with its beloved program designed to introduce the young, and the young at heart, alike to the magical world of horses. Visitors with little ones can trot over to the Horse Palace, which features interactive and educational games and activities such as Guess a Horse’s Weight, learning about a horse’s nutrition and grooming, battery-operated mini tractor rides, and can’t miss opportunities to pet a variety of horses and enjoy FREE pony rides (for children under 10 years of age). Back by popular demand and set to original music, HorsePower Live! is pageantry, passion, precision, and fun for all ages. Cheer on your favourite horse as they perform sensational feats in a virtual battle of the breeds. From thrilling trick riding to roping and costumes, HorsePower Live! is an entertainment experience sure to dazzle. Not to mention, visitors will have the unique opportunity to meet the stars of the show, the magnificent horses, after the performance!

Kids in the Village

Description

Join our costumed interpreter for an hour and a half interactive program for children ages 3 to 12 years. Children will learn and play old-fashioned games, followed by a heritage-inspired craft they can take home. Discover a new theme each week.

CNE HorseCapades

Description

Considered the unofficial start to the CNE, HorseCapades kicks off Saturday, July 28 with its beloved program designed to introduce the young, and the young at heart, alike to the magical world of horses. Visitors with little ones can trot over to the Horse Palace, which features interactive and educational games and activities such as Guess a Horse’s Weight, learning about a horse’s nutrition and grooming, battery-operated mini tractor rides, and can’t miss opportunities to pet a variety of horses and enjoy FREE pony rides (for children under 10 years of age). Back by popular demand and set to original music, HorsePower Live! is pageantry, passion, precision, and fun for all ages. Cheer on your favourite horse as they perform sensational feats in a virtual battle of the breeds. From thrilling trick riding to roping and costumes, HorsePower Live! is an entertainment experience sure to dazzle. Not to mention, visitors will have the unique opportunity to meet the stars of the show, the magnificent horses, after the performance!

CNE HorseCapades

Description

Considered the unofficial start to the CNE, HorseCapades kicks off Saturday, July 28 with its beloved program designed to introduce the young, and the young at heart, alike to the magical world of horses. Visitors with little ones can trot over to the Horse Palace, which features interactive and educational games and activities such as Guess a Horse’s Weight, learning about a horse’s nutrition and grooming, battery-operated mini tractor rides, and can’t miss opportunities to pet a variety of horses and enjoy FREE pony rides (for children under 10 years of age). Back by popular demand and set to original music, HorsePower Live! is pageantry, passion, precision, and fun for all ages. Cheer on your favourite horse as they perform sensational feats in a virtual battle of the breeds. From thrilling trick riding to roping and costumes, HorsePower Live! is an entertainment experience sure to dazzle. Not to mention, visitors will have the unique opportunity to meet the stars of the show, the magnificent horses, after the performance!

Ease on Down the Yellow Brick Road to a FREE Screening of The Wiz at the Aga Khan Museum

Description

Catch The Wiz, the disco-era remake of the classic film The Wizard of Oz, during a FREE, outdoor screening as part of the Aga Khan Museum’s Dancing in the Park series. Returning for a second season with performances and films sure to get guests moving, events within the series take place in the Aga Khan Park adjacent to the Museum. Directed by legendary director Sidney Lume and starring Diana Ross, Richard Pryor, and a twenty-year-old Michael Jackson, The Wiz tells the story of Dorothy (Ross), a Harlem schoolteacher who is miraculously whisked away to the magical realm of Oz. For more information, please visit: https://www.agakhanmuseum.org/programs/dancing-in-the-park-on-screen-the-wiz

Cartooning & Anime Classes at Winged Canvas

Description

Learn the techniques and methods to drawing your favourite cartoons and anime characters, step by step, What makes cartooning and anime so fun? Go behind the scenes to discover how artists create and bring characters to life! This class is all about improving your drawing skills and learning the art of storytelling: how to draw proportions, refine linework, master colouring techniques, draw expressions and figures in action, and simple storyboarding. We’ll learn how to turn real people into cartoon versions of themselves, design mashups with popular characters, and exaggerate expressions and actions. We will look at cartoons from around the globe — particularly the popular world of Japanese Manga — and discover a new world of inspiration! Manga is a style of Japanese cartooning (also known as "anime") that has captivated the world. Saturday 2:00 - 3:30 pm starting July 7 Sunday 4:15 - 5:45 For more information, please visit our website ! https://www.wingedcanvas.com/cartooning-anime-drawing-class

CNE HorseCapades

Description

Considered the unofficial start to the CNE, HorseCapades kicks off Saturday, July 28 with its beloved program designed to introduce the young, and the young at heart, alike to the magical world of horses. Visitors with little ones can trot over to the Horse Palace, which features interactive and educational games and activities such as Guess a Horse’s Weight, learning about a horse’s nutrition and grooming, battery-operated mini tractor rides, and can’t miss opportunities to pet a variety of horses and enjoy FREE pony rides (for children under 10 years of age). Back by popular demand and set to original music, HorsePower Live! is pageantry, passion, precision, and fun for all ages. Cheer on your favourite horse as they perform sensational feats in a virtual battle of the breeds. From thrilling trick riding to roping and costumes, HorsePower Live! is an entertainment experience sure to dazzle. Not to mention, visitors will have the unique opportunity to meet the stars of the show, the magnificent horses, after the performance!

CNE HorseCapades

Description

Considered the unofficial start to the CNE, HorseCapades kicks off Saturday, July 28 with its beloved program designed to introduce the young, and the young at heart, alike to the magical world of horses. Visitors with little ones can trot over to the Horse Palace, which features interactive and educational games and activities such as Guess a Horse’s Weight, learning about a horse’s nutrition and grooming, battery-operated mini tractor rides, and can’t miss opportunities to pet a variety of horses and enjoy FREE pony rides (for children under 10 years of age). Back by popular demand and set to original music, HorsePower Live! is pageantry, passion, precision, and fun for all ages. Cheer on your favourite horse as they perform sensational feats in a virtual battle of the breeds. From thrilling trick riding to roping and costumes, HorsePower Live! is an entertainment experience sure to dazzle. Not to mention, visitors will have the unique opportunity to meet the stars of the show, the magnificent horses, after the performance!

Pop Up in the Park

Description

Have you ever wanted to check out the Oshawa Museum, but not sure if it’s the right thing for you, or if your kids will like it? Stop by our Pop Up Museum in the Park every Monday starting July 9! From 12:30 – 3:30 pm each week, the Museum will have family friendly artefacts on display and free activities for kids. Find us at the playground in Lakeview Park, Oshawa between the Oshawa Museum and the Jubilee Pavilion.

CNE HorseCapades

Description

Considered the unofficial start to the CNE, HorseCapades kicks off Saturday, July 28 with its beloved program designed to introduce the young, and the young at heart, alike to the magical world of horses. Visitors with little ones can trot over to the Horse Palace, which features interactive and educational games and activities such as Guess a Horse’s Weight, learning about a horse’s nutrition and grooming, battery-operated mini tractor rides, and can’t miss opportunities to pet a variety of horses and enjoy FREE pony rides (for children under 10 years of age). Back by popular demand and set to original music, HorsePower Live! is pageantry, passion, precision, and fun for all ages. Cheer on your favourite horse as they perform sensational feats in a virtual battle of the breeds. From thrilling trick riding to roping and costumes, HorsePower Live! is an entertainment experience sure to dazzle. Not to mention, visitors will have the unique opportunity to meet the stars of the show, the magnificent horses, after the performance!

CNE HorseCapades

Description

Considered the unofficial start to the CNE, HorseCapades kicks off Saturday, July 28 with its beloved program designed to introduce the young, and the young at heart, alike to the magical world of horses. Visitors with little ones can trot over to the Horse Palace, which features interactive and educational games and activities such as Guess a Horse’s Weight, learning about a horse’s nutrition and grooming, battery-operated mini tractor rides, and can’t miss opportunities to pet a variety of horses and enjoy FREE pony rides (for children under 10 years of age). Back by popular demand and set to original music, HorsePower Live! is pageantry, passion, precision, and fun for all ages. Cheer on your favourite horse as they perform sensational feats in a virtual battle of the breeds. From thrilling trick riding to roping and costumes, HorsePower Live! is an entertainment experience sure to dazzle. Not to mention, visitors will have the unique opportunity to meet the stars of the show, the magnificent horses, after the performance!

SRC Epic Experiences - Big Wheels

Description

Big Wheels is rolling back into town! Get up close with your favourite working cars, trucks, and equipment in everyone’s favourite parking lot party! TD Summer Reading Club registration required. No charge.

Summer Wednesdays

Description

Soak up the sun at Summer Wednesdays! Bask in the setting sun as you kick back with an ice cold drink, grab a bite of delicious summer fare and make the most of those warm summer evenings. The hottest place to spend Wednesday nights is at Evergreen Brick Works, nature's patio. For dinner, enjoy gourmet selections from street food trucks or platters of seasonal food and hand-baked bread made by Forno Cultura in our wood-fired oven. Plus, join us for the Live Music Series, Presented by Muskoka Brewery on select dates, where you can enjoy music from local bands, or drop by to shop from makers at the Etsy Market three nights throughout the summer! For all the details, visit https://www.evergreen.ca/whats-on/event/summer-wednesdays/

Acrylic Painting Classes at Winged Canvas

Description

Learn how to unleash your natural ability to interpret the world through the art of painting, and discover the lives and work of famous artists. Create colourful acrylic paintings inspired by icons such as Tom Thompson from the Group of Seven, Paul Cézanne, Claude Monet, and contemporary artists practicing today. Learn the creative process and the artistic techniques, materials, and tricks of specific artists, their history and their works to create your own imaginative works of art. Over the course of the program, students will be able to choose their own subject matter for their paintings and develop a good understanding of composition, balance, and brush techniques as well as the importance of colour and value, It's a perfect opportunity for developing portfolios as well as new artists picking up a brush after a long time. This course is beginner friendly. July 11 - August 29, 2018 Wednesdays 6:30 - 9:00 pm For more information and pricing details, please visit our website: https://www.wingedcanvas.com/acrylic-painting-class-for-adults

CNE HorseCapades

Description

Considered the unofficial start to the CNE, HorseCapades kicks off Saturday, July 28 with its beloved program designed to introduce the young, and the young at heart, alike to the magical world of horses. Visitors with little ones can trot over to the Horse Palace, which features interactive and educational games and activities such as Guess a Horse’s Weight, learning about a horse’s nutrition and grooming, battery-operated mini tractor rides, and can’t miss opportunities to pet a variety of horses and enjoy FREE pony rides (for children under 10 years of age). Back by popular demand and set to original music, HorsePower Live! is pageantry, passion, precision, and fun for all ages. Cheer on your favourite horse as they perform sensational feats in a virtual battle of the breeds. From thrilling trick riding to roping and costumes, HorsePower Live! is an entertainment experience sure to dazzle. Not to mention, visitors will have the unique opportunity to meet the stars of the show, the magnificent horses, after the performance!

Babysitting Course Session 2

Description

[Ages 11 to 15] Advanced registration required; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone. Cost $55; includes participant manual. Recommended that attendees bring a lunch or snack. This course teaches your teen the fundamental skills they need to start their own babysitting service. A Red Cross certified instructor from React Right Safety Services teaches the class. Topics include: - How to give appropriate care for infants, toddlers and school-aged children; - Dealing with basic First Aid emergencies; - How to recognize potential hazards; - What parents expect of a babysitter; - How to safely find customers; and - Rural babysitting. Caregivers and support staff for people with disabilities are admitted free of charge. Presented in partnership with React Right Safety Services.

Babysitting Course Session 2

Description

Advanced registration required; space is limited. Register online, in person, or by phone. Cost $55; includes participant manual. Recommended that attendees bring a lunch or snack. This course teaches your teen the fundamental skills they need to start their own babysitting service. A Red Cross certified instructor from React Right Safety Services teaches the class. Topics include: - How to give appropriate care for infants, toddlers and school-aged children; - Dealing with basic First Aid emergencies; - How to recognize potential hazards; - What parents expect of a babysitter; - How to safely find customers; and - Rural babysitting. Caregivers and support staff for people with disabilities are admitted free of charge. Presented in partnership with React Right Safety Services.

Kids in the Village

Description

Join our costumed interpreter for an hour and a half interactive program for children ages 3 to 12 years. Children will learn and play old-fashioned games, followed by a heritage-inspired craft they can take home. Discover a new theme each week.

CNE HorseCapades

Description

Considered the unofficial start to the CNE, HorseCapades kicks off Saturday, July 28 with its beloved program designed to introduce the young, and the young at heart, alike to the magical world of horses. Visitors with little ones can trot over to the Horse Palace, which features interactive and educational games and activities such as Guess a Horse’s Weight, learning about a horse’s nutrition and grooming, battery-operated mini tractor rides, and can’t miss opportunities to pet a variety of horses and enjoy FREE pony rides (for children under 10 years of age). Back by popular demand and set to original music, HorsePower Live! is pageantry, passion, precision, and fun for all ages. Cheer on your favourite horse as they perform sensational feats in a virtual battle of the breeds. From thrilling trick riding to roping and costumes, HorsePower Live! is an entertainment experience sure to dazzle. Not to mention, visitors will have the unique opportunity to meet the stars of the show, the magnificent horses, after the performance!

CNE HorseCapades

Description

Considered the unofficial start to the CNE, HorseCapades kicks off Saturday, July 28 with its beloved program designed to introduce the young, and the young at heart, alike to the magical world of horses. Visitors with little ones can trot over to the Horse Palace, which features interactive and educational games and activities such as Guess a Horse’s Weight, learning about a horse’s nutrition and grooming, battery-operated mini tractor rides, and can’t miss opportunities to pet a variety of horses and enjoy FREE pony rides (for children under 10 years of age). Back by popular demand and set to original music, HorsePower Live! is pageantry, passion, precision, and fun for all ages. Cheer on your favourite horse as they perform sensational feats in a virtual battle of the breeds. From thrilling trick riding to roping and costumes, HorsePower Live! is an entertainment experience sure to dazzle. Not to mention, visitors will have the unique opportunity to meet the stars of the show, the magnificent horses, after the performance!

Day Out With Thomas

Description

Start your engines! Thomas the Tank Engine will be visiting Uxbridge for 6 days this summer for the Big Adventure Tour, August 10 -12 and 17-19, 2018. Take a 25 minute ride with Thomas the Tank Engine and to meet Sir Topham Hatt, the Controller of the Railway. Visit the Imagination Station for face painting and temporary tattoos. Enjoy Thomas storytelling and videos in an actual train car. There are lots of activities for the kids to enjoy including live entertainment, Zoo to You, a bubble station, kiddie train, hay maze, jumping castles and more. Tickets go on sale April 1!

Teddy Bear Fair

Description

The annual Teddy Bear Fair is back! Join this family-friendly farm day of games and activities including the petting zoo, scavenger hunt, raffle and the giant slingshot! Bring your stuffed buddy to get a check-up at the Teddy Bear Clinic! Proceeds to go Shine Through the Rain in support of patients with life-threatening illnesses. Family passes only available through pre-registration - https://newmarket.snapd.com/#/events/view/1149147

CNE HorseCapades

Description

Considered the unofficial start to the CNE, HorseCapades kicks off Saturday, July 28 with its beloved program designed to introduce the young, and the young at heart, alike to the magical world of horses. Visitors with little ones can trot over to the Horse Palace, which features interactive and educational games and activities such as Guess a Horse’s Weight, learning about a horse’s nutrition and grooming, battery-operated mini tractor rides, and can’t miss opportunities to pet a variety of horses and enjoy FREE pony rides (for children under 10 years of age). Back by popular demand and set to original music, HorsePower Live! is pageantry, passion, precision, and fun for all ages. Cheer on your favourite horse as they perform sensational feats in a virtual battle of the breeds. From thrilling trick riding to roping and costumes, HorsePower Live! is an entertainment experience sure to dazzle. Not to mention, visitors will have the unique opportunity to meet the stars of the show, the magnificent horses, after the performance!

Day Out With Thomas

Description

Start your engines! Thomas the Tank Engine will be visiting Uxbridge for 6 days this summer for the Big Adventure Tour, August 10 -12 and 17-19, 2018. Take a 25 minute ride with Thomas the Tank Engine and to meet Sir Topham Hatt, the Controller of the Railway. Visit the Imagination Station for face painting and temporary tattoos. Enjoy Thomas storytelling and videos in an actual train car. There are lots of activities for the kids to enjoy including live entertainment, Zoo to You, a bubble station, kiddie train, hay maze, jumping castles and more. Tickets go on sale April 1!

Fibrelicious: A Food & Fibre Arts Celebration

Description

Enjoy a day-long food and fibre arts celebration and one-of-a-kind market at the Museum on Sunday. Come discover what happens when local chefs known for creating out-of-the-ordinary culinary experiences team up with the creative hands and minds of fibre artists and arts organizations. It will be a feast for all your senses!

CNE HorseCapades

Description

Considered the unofficial start to the CNE, HorseCapades kicks off Saturday, July 28 with its beloved program designed to introduce the young, and the young at heart, alike to the magical world of horses. Visitors with little ones can trot over to the Horse Palace, which features interactive and educational games and activities such as Guess a Horse’s Weight, learning about a horse’s nutrition and grooming, battery-operated mini tractor rides, and can’t miss opportunities to pet a variety of horses and enjoy FREE pony rides (for children under 10 years of age). Back by popular demand and set to original music, HorsePower Live! is pageantry, passion, precision, and fun for all ages. Cheer on your favourite horse as they perform sensational feats in a virtual battle of the breeds. From thrilling trick riding to roping and costumes, HorsePower Live! is an entertainment experience sure to dazzle. Not to mention, visitors will have the unique opportunity to meet the stars of the show, the magnificent horses, after the performance!

Day Out With Thomas

Description

Start your engines! Thomas the Tank Engine will be visiting Uxbridge for 6 days this summer for the Big Adventure Tour, August 10 -12 and 17-19, 2018. Take a 25 minute ride with Thomas the Tank Engine and to meet Sir Topham Hatt, the Controller of the Railway. Visit the Imagination Station for face painting and temporary tattoos. Enjoy Thomas storytelling and videos in an actual train car. There are lots of activities for the kids to enjoy including live entertainment, Zoo to You, a bubble station, kiddie train, hay maze, jumping castles and more. Tickets go on sale April 1!

Pop Up in the Park

Description

Have you ever wanted to check out the Oshawa Museum, but not sure if it’s the right thing for you, or if your kids will like it? Stop by our Pop Up Museum in the Park every Monday starting July 9! From 12:30 – 3:30 pm each week, the Museum will have family friendly artefacts on display and free activities for kids. Find us at the playground in Lakeview Park, Oshawa between the Oshawa Museum and the Jubilee Pavilion.

CNE HorseCapades

Description

Considered the unofficial start to the CNE, HorseCapades kicks off Saturday, July 28 with its beloved program designed to introduce the young, and the young at heart, alike to the magical world of horses. Visitors with little ones can trot over to the Horse Palace, which features interactive and educational games and activities such as Guess a Horse’s Weight, learning about a horse’s nutrition and grooming, battery-operated mini tractor rides, and can’t miss opportunities to pet a variety of horses and enjoy FREE pony rides (for children under 10 years of age). Back by popular demand and set to original music, HorsePower Live! is pageantry, passion, precision, and fun for all ages. Cheer on your favourite horse as they perform sensational feats in a virtual battle of the breeds. From thrilling trick riding to roping and costumes, HorsePower Live! is an entertainment experience sure to dazzle. Not to mention, visitors will have the unique opportunity to meet the stars of the show, the magnificent horses, after the performance!

SRC Epic Experiences - It's All About the Bass

Description

Dance with the music! Learn how you can bust a move to your own groove and dazzle on the dance floor with Spotlight Dance Company! TD Summer Reading Club registration required. No charge. Program may be limited on a first-come, first-served basis due to space constraints.

CNE HorseCapades

Description

Considered the unofficial start to the CNE, HorseCapades kicks off Saturday, July 28 with its beloved program designed to introduce the young, and the young at heart, alike to the magical world of horses. Visitors with little ones can trot over to the Horse Palace, which features interactive and educational games and activities such as Guess a Horse’s Weight, learning about a horse’s nutrition and grooming, battery-operated mini tractor rides, and can’t miss opportunities to pet a variety of horses and enjoy FREE pony rides (for children under 10 years of age). Back by popular demand and set to original music, HorsePower Live! is pageantry, passion, precision, and fun for all ages. Cheer on your favourite horse as they perform sensational feats in a virtual battle of the breeds. From thrilling trick riding to roping and costumes, HorsePower Live! is an entertainment experience sure to dazzle. Not to mention, visitors will have the unique opportunity to meet the stars of the show, the magnificent horses, after the performance!

Infant Hearing Clinic

Description

[Caregivers with children 4 months and under] Children develop speech and language by listening and imitating those around them, but when there is a hearing loss, these skills may be delayed. Nearly four in 1,000 babies are born deaf or hard of hearing and more children develop hearing loss as they grow. To help identify children as early as possible and provide them with follow-up services, infant hearing screenings will be available in partnership with the Markham Stouffville Hospital, the lead agency for the Tri-Regional Infant Hearing Program. Presented in partnership with Markham Stouffville Hospital.

Summer Wednesdays

Description

Soak up the sun at Summer Wednesdays! Bask in the setting sun as you kick back with an ice cold drink, grab a bite of delicious summer fare and make the most of those warm summer evenings. The hottest place to spend Wednesday nights is at Evergreen Brick Works, nature's patio. For dinner, enjoy gourmet selections from street food trucks or platters of seasonal food and hand-baked bread made by Forno Cultura in our wood-fired oven. Plus, join us for the Live Music Series, Presented by Muskoka Brewery on select dates, where you can enjoy music from local bands, or drop by to shop from makers at the Etsy Market three nights throughout the summer! For all the details, visit https://www.evergreen.ca/whats-on/event/summer-wednesdays/

Acrylic Painting Classes at Winged Canvas

Description

Learn how to unleash your natural ability to interpret the world through the art of painting, and discover the lives and work of famous artists. Create colourful acrylic paintings inspired by icons such as Tom Thompson from the Group of Seven, Paul Cézanne, Claude Monet, and contemporary artists practicing today. Learn the creative process and the artistic techniques, materials, and tricks of specific artists, their history and their works to create your own imaginative works of art. Over the course of the program, students will be able to choose their own subject matter for their paintings and develop a good understanding of composition, balance, and brush techniques as well as the importance of colour and value, It's a perfect opportunity for developing portfolios as well as new artists picking up a brush after a long time. This course is beginner friendly. July 11 - August 29, 2018 Wednesdays 6:30 - 9:00 pm For more information and pricing details, please visit our website: https://www.wingedcanvas.com/acrylic-painting-class-for-adults

CNE HorseCapades

Description

Considered the unofficial start to the CNE, HorseCapades kicks off Saturday, July 28 with its beloved program designed to introduce the young, and the young at heart, alike to the magical world of horses. Visitors with little ones can trot over to the Horse Palace, which features interactive and educational games and activities such as Guess a Horse’s Weight, learning about a horse’s nutrition and grooming, battery-operated mini tractor rides, and can’t miss opportunities to pet a variety of horses and enjoy FREE pony rides (for children under 10 years of age). Back by popular demand and set to original music, HorsePower Live! is pageantry, passion, precision, and fun for all ages. Cheer on your favourite horse as they perform sensational feats in a virtual battle of the breeds. From thrilling trick riding to roping and costumes, HorsePower Live! is an entertainment experience sure to dazzle. Not to mention, visitors will have the unique opportunity to meet the stars of the show, the magnificent horses, after the performance!

Kids in the Village

Description

Join our costumed interpreter for an hour and a half interactive program for children ages 3 to 12 years. Children will learn and play old-fashioned games, followed by a heritage-inspired craft they can take home. Discover a new theme each week.

CNE HorseCapades

Description

Considered the unofficial start to the CNE, HorseCapades kicks off Saturday, July 28 with its beloved program designed to introduce the young, and the young at heart, alike to the magical world of horses. Visitors with little ones can trot over to the Horse Palace, which features interactive and educational games and activities such as Guess a Horse’s Weight, learning about a horse’s nutrition and grooming, battery-operated mini tractor rides, and can’t miss opportunities to pet a variety of horses and enjoy FREE pony rides (for children under 10 years of age). Back by popular demand and set to original music, HorsePower Live! is pageantry, passion, precision, and fun for all ages. Cheer on your favourite horse as they perform sensational feats in a virtual battle of the breeds. From thrilling trick riding to roping and costumes, HorsePower Live! is an entertainment experience sure to dazzle. Not to mention, visitors will have the unique opportunity to meet the stars of the show, the magnificent horses, after the performance!

Day Out With Thomas

Description

Start your engines! Thomas the Tank Engine will be visiting Uxbridge for 6 days this summer for the Big Adventure Tour, August 10 -12 and 17-19, 2018. Take a 25 minute ride with Thomas the Tank Engine and to meet Sir Topham Hatt, the Controller of the Railway. Visit the Imagination Station for face painting and temporary tattoos. Enjoy Thomas storytelling and videos in an actual train car. There are lots of activities for the kids to enjoy including live entertainment, Zoo to You, a bubble station, kiddie train, hay maze, jumping castles and more. Tickets go on sale April 1!

Day Out With Thomas

Description

Start your engines! Thomas the Tank Engine will be visiting Uxbridge for 6 days this summer for the Big Adventure Tour, August 10 -12 and 17-19, 2018. Take a 25 minute ride with Thomas the Tank Engine and to meet Sir Topham Hatt, the Controller of the Railway. Visit the Imagination Station for face painting and temporary tattoos. Enjoy Thomas storytelling and videos in an actual train car. There are lots of activities for the kids to enjoy including live entertainment, Zoo to You, a bubble station, kiddie train, hay maze, jumping castles and more. Tickets go on sale April 1!

Day Out With Thomas

Description

Start your engines! Thomas the Tank Engine will be visiting Uxbridge for 6 days this summer for the Big Adventure Tour, August 10 -12 and 17-19, 2018. Take a 25 minute ride with Thomas the Tank Engine and to meet Sir Topham Hatt, the Controller of the Railway. Visit the Imagination Station for face painting and temporary tattoos. Enjoy Thomas storytelling and videos in an actual train car. There are lots of activities for the kids to enjoy including live entertainment, Zoo to You, a bubble station, kiddie train, hay maze, jumping castles and more. Tickets go on sale April 1!

Pop Up in the Park

Description

Have you ever wanted to check out the Oshawa Museum, but not sure if it’s the right thing for you, or if your kids will like it? Stop by our Pop Up Museum in the Park every Monday starting July 9! From 12:30 – 3:30 pm each week, the Museum will have family friendly artefacts on display and free activities for kids. Find us at the playground in Lakeview Park, Oshawa between the Oshawa Museum and the Jubilee Pavilion.

Summer Wednesdays

Description

Soak up the sun at Summer Wednesdays! Bask in the setting sun as you kick back with an ice cold drink, grab a bite of delicious summer fare and make the most of those warm summer evenings. The hottest place to spend Wednesday nights is at Evergreen Brick Works, nature's patio. For dinner, enjoy gourmet selections from street food trucks or platters of seasonal food and hand-baked bread made by Forno Cultura in our wood-fired oven. Plus, join us for the Live Music Series, Presented by Muskoka Brewery on select dates, where you can enjoy music from local bands, or drop by to shop from makers at the Etsy Market three nights throughout the summer! For all the details, visit https://www.evergreen.ca/whats-on/event/summer-wednesdays/

Acrylic Painting Classes at Winged Canvas

Description

Learn how to unleash your natural ability to interpret the world through the art of painting, and discover the lives and work of famous artists. Create colourful acrylic paintings inspired by icons such as Tom Thompson from the Group of Seven, Paul Cézanne, Claude Monet, and contemporary artists practicing today. Learn the creative process and the artistic techniques, materials, and tricks of specific artists, their history and their works to create your own imaginative works of art. Over the course of the program, students will be able to choose their own subject matter for their paintings and develop a good understanding of composition, balance, and brush techniques as well as the importance of colour and value, It's a perfect opportunity for developing portfolios as well as new artists picking up a brush after a long time. This course is beginner friendly. July 11 - August 29, 2018 Wednesdays 6:30 - 9:00 pm For more information and pricing details, please visit our website: https://www.wingedcanvas.com/acrylic-painting-class-for-adults