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January 2020

Fall Art Classes registration at Art One Academy Markham!

Wednesday, January 22 - Monday, February 3
Art One Academy Markham, 90C Centurian Dr., Unit 7C
Markham, ON L3R 8C1 Canada
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Art One Academy Markham offers a high quality education and instruction in the visual art with the learning environment that is as unique as each student and art classes for all ages, skill levels and abilities. Our programs has been designed to combine the fundamentals of drawing, painting and sculpture into exceptional program that utilizes a broad range of materials and based on The Ontario Curriculum for Arts. Art history is introduced through hand-on projects that include assignments on Canadian…

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The Dragon’s Song

Wednesday, January 22 - Saturday, July 18
Casa Loma, 1 Austin Terrace
Toronto, ON M5R1X8 Canada
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Be the hero. Discover the magic. Save the dragons. You have been asked to embark upon a dangerous quest: to save dragons from extinction. To do so you’ll need to sneak into a mysterious tower where the last dragon egg is rumored to rest. Will you find the egg and learn the secret of the dragon’s song? The Casa Loma Escape Series invites you into a fantastic world, full of strange science and mystical wonders. It’s the perfect adventure for…

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ROM Kids Junior

Wednesday, January 22 - Tuesday, February 25
Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen’s Park
Toronto, ON M5S 2C6 Canada
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ROM Kids Jr

Inspire your toddler's imagination and sense of discovery as you explore the ROM's collection of art, history, and nature through the eyes of a child. Bring your child on an eight-week sensory adventure as you tour galleries with our early learning instructors, and join them in creative play-based activities, and social interaction in a classroom setting. Meet other parents, caregivers, and children and engage your child in interactive learning for life. Winter 2020 - 8 Week Sessions: Tuesdays, January 7…

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ROM Saturday Club Winter Session

Wednesday, January 22 - Saturday, March 7
Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen’s Park
Toronto, ON M5S 2C6 Canada
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ROM Saturday Club

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…

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The Art of Winter Festival

Friday, January 24 - Saturday, January 25
Downtown Collingwood, Hurontario Street
Collingwood, Ontario Canada
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Winter happens in Collingwood and embracing it is a Collingwood art form. Join friends and family at THE ART OF WINTER FESTIVAL January 24-26, when Collingwood turns into a snowy canvas for creativity, activity and connectivity. Central Park and the Collingwood Trails Network play host to daytime fun and nighttime magic including professional snow carving, children’s games, snowshoe treks, Rock the Rink moonlit skate and Watchful Eyes flashlight-powered scavenger hunt. Don't miss the Amateur Snow Sculpting Contest, Saturday, January 25,…

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Bracebridge Fire and Ice Festival

Saturday, January 25 @ 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
Bracebridge in Muskoka, Manitoba Street
Bracebridge, ON Canada
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Bracebridge Fire & Ice Festival

The Bracebridge Fire and Ice Festival is a newly formed festival in Downtown core of Bracebridge. The festival will offer a unique approach to a traditional winter carnival.

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Hot Chocolate Making Workshop

Saturday, January 25 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Everyday Funday Home Studio, Martin Grove Rd & The Westway
Toronto, ON Canada
$10

Visit Everyday Funday studio with your child on January 25! Let’s enjoy a cozy winter day, making some hot chocolate together. ☕️☕️ To register, email at [email protected]

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The Amazing Race: Chinese New Year Open House

Saturday, January 25 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
The STEAM Project, 561 Edward Ave (Unit #1)
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 9W6 Canada
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Free

The STEAM Project wants to celebrate Chinese New Year with you by hosting a FREE maker event. Build your own mouse vehicle, and enter a challenge to race them against other kids. Please bring a cash donation. All proceeds go to Sick Kids Foundation. Kindly cancel your tickets and/or email us if you become unable to attend the event after you've registered. The STEAM Project's Youth Makerspace Campus is the perfect place for kids who love to create and build…

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Family Sundays at the AGO

Sunday, January 26 @ 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until Sunday, March 29, 2020

Art Gallery of Ontario, 317 Dundas Street West
Toronto, ON M5T 1G4 Canada
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Visit the Art Gallery of Ontario on Sundays for Family Fun! With events for little kids, big kids and the whole family, there is fun for everyone. Interactive, innovative family activities change on a monthly basis and are inspired by ever-changing exhibitions and collections. In addition to Family Sundays fun, families can: Explore the Galleries Play in the Dr. Mariano Elia Hands-On Centre Eat at AGO Bistro Weston Family Learning Centre Included with Gallery Admission Every Sunday November 3, 2019…

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STEAM Club

Tuesday, January 28 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, February 25, 2020

Bathurst Clark Resource Library, 900 Clark Avenue West
Vaughan, Ontario L4J 8C1 Canada
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Free

Explore a new STEAM topic each week with a guided, hands-on workshop. Ages 7+. Every Tuesday evening 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Drop in! No registration required.

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PA Day Art Camp at Art One Academy Markham!

Friday, January 31 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on Friday, January 31, 2020 at 9:00 am

Art One Academy Markham, 90C Centurian Dr., Unit 7C
Markham, ON L3R 8C1 Canada
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$50 – $80

Plan to spend your PA days at our art studio. Our PA Day camp programs correspond with the York Region District School Board schedule and are offered from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. with the option of morning and afternoon extended care as well. Students will enjoy working with different types of materials under the guidance of professional artists. Please register online: https://www.artoneacademy.com/markham/register/?program=p-a-day-camp, by e-mail: [email protected] or by phone: 905-604-9395.

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Kids Night Out

Friday, January 31 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Last of the month, repeating indefinitely

Glaze Craze, 11005 Yonge Street, Unit D4
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 0K7 Canada
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$30

Join us on the last Friday of every month from 6-9pm for a pizza meal, movie, and some crazy fun crafts. Kids get a fun night out without the parents (we should really call it parents night off!) and make some amazing art to keep.

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February 2020

Hello Winter!

Saturday, February 1 - Saturday, February 29
City of Barrie Barrie, ON Canada + Google Map

The City of Barrie proudly presents Hello Winter! Grab your mittens and celebrate winter all February long! Follow @creativebarrie on Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram​ for exciting announcements and as more programming is announced! View event schedules on website.

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Carnaval D’Hiver

Saturday, February 1 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Oshawa Public Library northview Branch, 250 Beatrice Street East
Oshawa, Ontario L1G7T6 Canada
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Free

Celebrate a French-Canadian winter tradition with fun and games in English and French at our bilingual Carnaval d’hiver. Family program.

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Paint & Popcorn, Kids Canvas Workshop

Saturday, February 1 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 11:00 am on Saturday, repeating indefinitely

Glaze Craze, 11005 Yonge Street, Unit D4
Richmond Hill, Ontario L4C 0K7 Canada
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$25

Paint, Popcorn and Fun, who could ask for more? Every other Saturday we offer a different workshop design for kids to have some fun, learn some tricks for painting, enjoy some popcorn and create a fabulous piece of art.

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Pokémon League at Bathurst Clark Resource Library

Saturday, February 1 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on Saturday, February 1, 2020 at 2:00 pm

One event on Saturday, March 28, 2020 at 2:00 pm

One event on Saturday, April 25, 2020 at 2:00 pm

One event on Saturday, May 23, 2020 at 2:00 pm

Bathurst Clark Resource Library, 900 Clark Avenue West
Vaughan, Ontario L4J 8C1 Canada
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Free

Whether you own Pokemon Cards, love Pokemon or just want something fun to do, come play Pokemon TCG (trading card game), do a scavenger hunt, or do some Pokemon crafts at the library! All ages are welcome.

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STEAM Club for Homeschoolers

Tuesday, February 4 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 2:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until Tuesday, May 26, 2020

Bathurst Clark Resource Library, 900 Clark Avenue West
Vaughan, Ontario L4J 8C1 Canada
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Free

Hands-on workshops that explore science, technology, engineering, arts and math. Ages 6 to 12. Every other Tuesday afternoon from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm (alternating with Club Franco for Homeschoolers). Please contact Tommy at [email protected] for more information.

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Spring 2020 Art Classes at Art One Academy Markham!

Thursday, February 6 - Sunday, June 21
Art One Academy Markham, 90C Centurian Dr., Unit 7C
Markham, ON L3R 8C1 Canada
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$19 – $570

Art One Academy Markham offers a high quality education and instruction in the visual art with the learning environment that is as unique as each student and art classes for all ages, skill levels and abilities. Professionally developed Art Programs based on Ontario Curriculum for Fine Arts and cover the theory of color, drawing and sculpture. The studios professionally equipped with easels and high grade materials encourage our students to grow artistically strong to become very skilled and well rounded…

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Harry Potter Party

Thursday, February 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bathurst Clark Resource Library, 900 Clark Avenue West
Vaughan, Ontario L4J 8C1 Canada
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Free

Calling all Harry Potter fans! Join us for a fun night of magic, bilingual activities (French/English) and more! For all ages. No registration required.

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ROM Kids Day Camp

Friday, February 14
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One event on Friday, January 17, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on Friday, February 14, 2020 at 12:00 am

One event on Friday, June 5, 2020 at 12:00 am

Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen’s Park
Toronto, ON M5S 2C6 Canada
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Looking for something to do with the kids on their school PD Days? Join us at the ROM for a day at camp! Kids have special access to hands-on learning at the Museum. Register your kids ages 5 – 14 for a full day of ROM Camp. This one-day version of our popular Summer Club program provides a full day of supervised educational activities, art projects, science experiments, and more! Pre-registration is required. Limited space is available. Registration is on…

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Family Day Weekend at the AGO

Friday, February 14 - Monday, February 17
Art Gallery of Ontario, 317 Dundas Street West
Toronto, ON M5T 1G4 Canada
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Family Day at the AGO

It’s all about celebrating families through the theme of Togetherness. We have lots planned gallery wide! Toronto-based Ness Lee, who is this fall's AGO Artist-in-Residence, takes over Walker Court for large interactive moments of play as part of our 4 days Family Day weekend program. Also enjoy a family friendly tour with spoken word artists in the collection; make a pinch pot then plant a seed; build Inventions of Goodness; visit Hito Steryl: This is the Future, and other amazing…

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KidsFestTO 2020

Saturday, February 15 - Monday, February 17
International Center, 6900 Airport Road
Mississauga, Ontario Canada
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$25

Kids Fest Toronto is in its 11th year and we are proud to be the largest providers of inflatables, rides and bouncers. This indoor event caters to children 12 and under and their families. With over 80,000 sq. ft. of inflatables, escape room, kid activities and interactives. Live stage performances and animals and so much more. This is where fun comes to live this weekend. This huge annual event, where kids can go crazy with tonnes of activities and inflatables…

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Family Day Winter Fair @ the McMichael

Monday, February 17
McMichael Canadian Art Collection, 10365 Islington Ave.
Kleinburg, Ontario L0J 1C0 Canada
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Enjoy Family Day as a family! Art workshops, outdoor activities and a "Khool" show: Chris McKhool’s FiddleFire! Kids Show 2 to 3 pm | Gallery 8 | Free with admission Dance, clap and sing-along to award-winning musician Chris McKhool and friends as they introduce and play rare percussion instruments from around the globe! Families will be encouraged to scat-sing, become a rhythm section and join McKhool on-stage as they are introduced to several musical styles including rumba flamenca, gypsy-jazz, blues,…

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Family Day at Wye Marsh

Monday, February 17 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre, 16160 Highway 12 East
Midland, ON L4R 4K6 Canada
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Step out onto the trails, enjoy the beauty of nature, and make new memories together this Family Day! Have fun outdoors exploring, learning and playing.  There will be fun and interactive activities all day. Explore the trails by ski or snowshoe and stop to hand feed chickadees. Warm-up by an open fire while roasting bannock. Experience the best of winter fun by learning all about animal tracks, scats & signs. See some of our raptors & reptiles up close and…

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Family Winter Fun Day at Fort York

Monday, February 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fort York, 250 Old Fort York Blvd
Toronto, ON Canada
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Family Day at Fort York

Bring your family to Fort York for a day full of creative crafts and other fun activities, pop-up performances, and exhibitions. Check out the 1826 kitchen and try some baked goods and hot chocolate prepared over the hearth. And don’t forget to bring skates so you can glide around The Bentway Skate Trail beneath the Gardiner Expressway from noon until 9 p.m. All for free! Fort York is one of 10 Toronto History Museums that explore where Toronto's many pasts,…

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Winter Wonderland Day

Monday, February 17 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Bata Shoe Museum, 327 Bloor Street West
Toronto, Ontario M5S1W7 Canada
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Chill with us BSM style on Family Day Monday and experience a magical winter wonderland! Kids can enjoy winter-themed arts and crafts, play ISpy in the galleries, and try on funky footwear. Perfect for kids 3-12.

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Family Day 2020 *FREE* Power Up The Winter!

Monday, February 17 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Living Arts Centre, 4141 Living Arts Drive
Mississauga, ON L5B 4B8 Canada
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Free

The Living Arts Centre will once again be buzzing with FREE family-friendly programming, including make-and-take crafts, performances by local youth organizations, and much, much more! Community Stage Performances | 12:00pm - 4:00 PM Enjoy free performances on the Community Stage in the Atrium, hosted by Pablo Dassen! Mason Victoria – 2018 Ron Lenyk Inspiring Arts Award-winner Paige Kapinski – LAC Open Mic LIVE performer Josie El Ramady – LAC Open Mic LIVE performer Mississauga Music Academy City Centre Dance Shriyans…

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DUKE on Ice Family Winterfest

Monday, February 17 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Champagne Centre, 2 Champagne Drive
Toronto, ON Canada
Free

The one-of-its-kind family fun event in winter in North York with food, music, ice-skating, and free giveaways on this Family Day! Admission is free. Come with your family and friends for an afternoon full of treats, music, giveaways and fun! Free Activities: -Indoor skating -Raffle draw -Free entertainment for families -Games and activities -Giveaways and more!

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Kortright Centre FREE Family Day Open House

Monday, February 17 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Kortright Centre for Conservation, 9550 Pine Valley Drive
Vaughan, ON L4L 1A6 Canada
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Free
Family Day at Kortright Centre

Enjoy an engaging nature-filled family fun day that embraces outdoor learning. Join the staff at Kortright Centre for Conservation to explore some of what our Nature School has to offer: loose parts, building forts, a campfire and much more! FREE ADMISSION!

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Family Fun Day at the Scarborough Museum

Monday, February 17 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Scarborough Museum, 1007 Brimley Road
Toronto, ON M1P 3E8 Canada

Enjoy Family Day with your kids and loved ones at Scarborough Museum and be transported back in time as you can watch a blacksmith ply his trade. The kids can also build a snowman and take part in an ice cube scavenger hunt. Roast marshmallows by the bonfire and go inside to warm up in one of the historic kitchens where there will be demos on how to make potato soup and hot chocolate. Don’t leave without enjoying a bowl…

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March 2020

Muskoka Maple Trail

Friday, March 13 - Friday, April 24
ON Canada + Google Map

The most Canadian of culinary trails, the Muskoka Maple Trail features stops across Muskoka that have infused locally harvested maple syrup into their culinary offerings. From maple drizzled waffles to smokey-maple ribs, maple craft beer to maple gelato, discover the incredible depth of Canada's most beloved natural product on the Muskoka Maple Trail. #muskokamapletrail

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Sugar Shack TO, presented by Redpath

Saturday, March 14 - Sunday, March 15
Sugar Beach, 11 Dockside Drive
Toronto, Ontario M5A 1B6 Canada
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Free

Toronto’s urban cabane à sucre experience returns to the waterfront for a sweet weekend of winter fun and plenty of fresh maple syrup. Tap into your true Canadian self this March Break at the 5th annual Sugar Shack TO, presented by Redpath! With real maple taffy, Lumberjack show, interactive ice activities, delicious maple infused food and more, there is something for the whole family! Join us to kick off March Break in the sweetest way, March 14-15, 2020! WHEN Saturday,…

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ROM Kids March Break Camp

Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20
Royal Ontario Museum, 100 Queen’s Park
Toronto, ON M5S 2C6 Canada
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One of Toronto's most creative and diverse March Break day camps, we offer an exciting array of fun, activity-based programs inspired by our world-class Museum. Our huge variety of offerings ensures that you'll find a program to match your interest and abilities. The ROM's fascinating galleries, authentic objects and outstanding professional staff guarantee that your camp experience will be hard to beat. For children ages 5 to 14. 16 years of age or older? Interested in a career in science,…

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March Break Camp: Wondrous Beasts (Winter Edition)

Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20
Whitchurch-Stouffville Museum & Community Centre, 14732 Woodbine Avenue
Stouffville, Ontario L4A 2K9 Canada
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$173.00

Learn about beasts of all kinds from polar bears and penguins to the abominable snowman! Participants must bring their own nut-free lunch and snacks. Recommended ages: 5 - 12. Pre-registration is required. Before and After care is available. $173.00 per child. Full Week Barcode: 8592 | Before Care: 8593 | After Care: 8594

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March Break Camp 2020 at Art One Academy Markham!

Monday, March 16 - Friday, March 20
Art One Academy Markham, 90C Centurian Dr., Unit 7C
Markham, ON L3R 8C1 Canada
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5% Early Bird Discount till January 20, 2020. Our doors will be open for five fun packed days of art during the March Break: Monday, March 16 to Friday, March 20. Young artists will learn about different art techniques to be able to express the wonderful things about the world around us and creating delightful masterpieces inspired by nature. Campers will stay physically active by participating in Yoga and Creative Movements programs. Experienced art instructors, exciting art projects, 2 complimentary…

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