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October 2019

LEGO Frankenstein’s Monster Make & Take

Saturday, October 26 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Toys “R” Us, 900 Dufferin Street
Toronto, ON M6H 4B1 Canada
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Free

Children of all ages will be invited to help Dr. Frankenstein bring his monster to life. Across all Toys“R”Us stores in Canada, guests will have the opportunity to build their very own LEGO® creation – Frankenstein’s Monster. PLUS! Each registered child will get a special LEGO®. Hidden Side Halloween Bag that glows in the dark! The event is open to R Club members only. To qualify for the event, please register as an R Club member by October 21. To…

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LEGO Frankenstein’s Monster Make & Take

Saturday, October 26 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm
Toys “R” Us, 900 Dufferin Street
Toronto, ON M6H 4B1 Canada
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Free

Children of all ages will be invited to help Dr. Frankenstein bring his monster to life. Across all Toys“R”Us stores in Canada, guests will have the opportunity to build their very own LEGO® creation – Frankenstein’s Monster. PLUS! Each registered child will get a special LEGO®. Hidden Side Halloween Bag that glows in the dark! The event is open to R Club members only. To qualify for the event, please register as an R Club member by October 21. To…

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Halloween Blast from the Past

Saturday, October 26 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Scarborough Museum, 1007 Brimley Road
Toronto, ON M1P 3E8 Canada
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Wear your Halloween costume to Scarborough Museum for a fun-filled day of activities. No costume? No problem! Come as you are or dress up in one of our pioneer outfits and take some spooky selfies. Try freshly baked devil’s food cake, sample pumpkin spice drink, go on an enchanted scavenger hunt and make a 3D pumpkin craft. Don’t miss out on trick or treating at the museum buildings! Scarborough Museum is one of 10 Toronto History Museums which explore where…

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Spooky Halloween Crafts Ages 5-12

Saturday, October 26 @ 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Resiliency & ME, 2444 Hurontario street
Mississauga, Ontario Canada
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$40

Join our C.Y.C.P's for a creepy crafty time on Saturday October 26th at 2pm! Come in costume for spook-tackular time! There will be witches, and wizards, potions and spells for all to enjoy. Limited spaces available!   Saturday October 26th 2019 Cost $40  

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Ghoul-icious

Sunday, October 27 @ 10:00 am - 1:00 pm
Whitchurch-Stouffville Museum & Community Centre, 14732 Woodbine Avenue
Stouffville, Ontario L4A 2K9 Canada
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$10.00

Trick or Treat! Visit the Museum's historic buildings in search of treats, decorate a sugar cookie, and create a spooky craft! Wear your costume for a family photo taken by a professional photographer. Included with ticket price. Recommended ages: 3-10. Pre-registration required. Children: $10, Adults: $5 Barcode: 8601

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Magical Halloween Party: Spooktacular Soirée

Sunday, October 27 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Lake Vista Community Hall, 450 Emerald Ave
Oshawa, Ontario Canada
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Join our special guests for Halloween fun at our Spooktacular Soirée! Our Tinker Fairy, Unicorn Princess, Island Princess, Rapunzel and Spider-Hero can't wait to see your costumes! You can join us on Sunday, October 27th at Lake Vista Community Hall for a wickedly wonderful time! Two sessions will be held starting at 12:30 pm & 3:15pm. Regular Tickets: (1 Child& 1 Adult) include Candy Buffet, A Dance Party, Crafts & Games, and so much MORE! VIP Tickets (1 Child &…

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1st Annual Falloween Party

Sunday, October 27 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Earthbound Farm & Country House, 4988 2nd line
Schomberg, Ontario L0G 1T0 Canada
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$5
Earthbound Farm and Country House Falloween

We are celebrating the fall season and want to share it with you! Enjoy the fall colours as you take a wagon ride around the farm. Have fun with activities for the whole family including take home Halloween Crafts, Hands-on Visits with our Friendly Farm Animals, Pony Rides and kids can come in costume for some trick or treating! Entry is $5 per person, babies under 1 are free. Pony rides and raffle tickets will be $2 each. Some local…

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Power Kids: DIY Survival Kit

Sunday, October 27 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery, 231 Queens Quay West
Toronto, Ontario M5J 2G8 Canada
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Free

Naeem Mohaieman’s film Tripoli Cancelled at The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery follows a week in the life of a man who is trapped living at an airport for a decade. How would you feel if you were stuck somewhere? What would you need? In this workshop, we will use travel-size objects to invent our own survival device that combines the tools and materials that bring us comfort. To register for DIY Survival Kit, please visit http://bit.ly/2BuL7Px Power Kids is…

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Halloween Spooktacular for Families

Tuesday, October 29 @ 3:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Explorer Hop, 556 Mount Pleasant Road
Toronto, Ontario M4S 2M6 Canada
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Free

Come to our Spooktacular Event on Tuesday, October 29 between 3.30 - 7.30pm. So much Fun! 🎃Pumpkin Carving / Painting -Let's bring the whole family out to see what you can do. 🦇 Weird Talent Show - Bring on your strangest talents! Last years winner was able to spin a fidget spinner on her nose! 💀Run your own Hot Chocolate Stand - Calling all Spooky Entrepreneurs to sell the "Drink of the Gods" 👻 Make your own Spooky Monster -…

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November 2019

BSM Warm the Sole Sock Drive

Friday, November 1 - Saturday, November 30
Bata Shoe Museum, 327 Bloor Street West
Toronto, Ontario M5S1W7 Canada
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New socks are the most requested item of clothing. Please consider donating to our annual sock drive and help your community! Donate on the weekend and enjoy free admission to the BSM!

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Wizard of Oz Month at the BSM

Saturday, November 2 - Saturday, November 30
Bata Shoe Museum, 327 Bloor Street West
Toronto, Ontario M5S1W7 Canada
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In celebration of the 80th anniversary of the classic film The Wizard of Oz, the BSM will feature continuous screenings every weekend in November! Kids can also dress up in costumes inspired by the film, try on funky footwear and make a Wizard of Oz themed craft. November 2 @ 10:00 am - November 30 @ 5:00 pm

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Sunday FUNday – Pen & Ink Letters to Santa

Sunday, November 3 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Oshawa Museum, 1450 Simcoe Street South
Oshawa, Ontario L1H 8S8 Canada
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Free

Learn how to use pen and ink to write letters, just as Victorians did. Children could write letters to Santa in time to mail them at the Santa Claus Parade! 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.

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Harbourfront Day of the Dead Celebration

Saturday, November 9 - Sunday, November 10
Harbourfront Centre, 235 Queens Quay West
Toronto, ON M5J 2G8 Canada
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Free

Join us for the 16th anniversary of our Day of the Dead/Día de los Muertos celebration: an exploration of the ancient and contemporary traditions of Mexico’s oldest cultural celebration of life, heritage and family histories. This free, two day, family-oriented festival is Toronto’s longest running celebration of one of Mexico’s most important holidays. This year, we focus on the evolution of the ofrenda, offering a contemporary look through the vision of local and international Mexican artists as they bring new…

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P.A Day Camp at Art One Academy Markham!

Friday, November 15 @ 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Art One Academy Markham, 90C Centurian Dr., Unit 7C
Markham, ON L3R 8C1 Canada
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$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. We provide two healthy snacks and drinks during the day. Pizza lunch (1 slice of cheese pizza) is complimentary. For additional slice: $2.50 Children will stay physically active by participating in Yoga and Creative Movements programs.…

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One Of A Kind 2019 Winter Show

Thursday, November 21 - Sunday, December 1
Enercare Centre, Exhibition Place, 100 Princes’ Blvd
Toronto, ON Canada
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Join us at North America’s largest event supporting craft and its makers from November 21st to December 1st. The theme of Together will be reflected throughout this year’s event as we celebrate the pride, loyalty and profound connections we all share as supporters of this community. From a ceramic bowl to a 3D printed brooch, you can discover items from 25+ product categories over the 11 days of the Show. Experience the power of craft and its ability to bring…

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Seasons Christmas Show

Friday, November 22 - Sunday, November 24
The International Centre, 6900 Airport Road
Mississauga, ON Canada
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For over a decade, families and friends have made the Seasons Christmas Show a tradition to kick off the holidays. Whether you are looking for the latest in Christmas decor, the perfect stocking stuffers, or a unique handmade gift in from the Makeful Market, the Seasons Christmas show will provide you with the opportunity to shop, taste, and experience the best the holiday season has to offer!

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Leslieville Wanderlust Tree Lighting and Winter Village

Friday, November 22 - Saturday, November 23
Lesliegrove Park, 1158 Queen Street East
Toronto, ON Canada
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Wanderlust is the Leslieville BIA’s signature customer appreciation event, now in its 13th year! Leslieville Wanderlust will take place along Queen Street East between Booth Street and Vancouver Street. Leslie Grove Park will be alive with a Christmas tree, Santa Clause, holiday activities, Santa Scavenger Hunt and live entertainment. Various shops along Queen Street East will also feature special holiday promotions, activities and live music! Join us as we open our winter holiday celebrations with Paula Fletcher and a Tree…

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39th Annual Victorian Tea

Saturday, November 23 @ 11:30 am - 3:00 pm
Whitchurch-Stouffville Museum & Community Centre, 14732 Woodbine Avenue
Stouffville, Ontario L4A 2K9 Canada
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Enjoy a delicious taste of Christmas past. The Museum gift shop will be open for those hard-to-find heritage games, toys , and books! Please call to reserve your seat. Adults: $ 20.00, Children 5-12: $10.00

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Festive Wreaths Workshop

Saturday, November 23 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Earthbound Kids, 155 Uxbridge-Pickering Townline
Pickering, ON L4A 7X4 Canada

Get Ready for the Holidays with Earthbound! Join our gardener, Robin Tench, to create your own gorgeous festive wreath. We will have beautiful natural materials from our own tree farm on hand to help you create your masterpiece! November 23, 2019 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm $25 per adult $10 per child This program is designed for adults, however, children may accompany you and create their own wreath or craft for an additional $10.

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Power Kids: PK Poetry Slam

Sunday, November 24 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery, 231 Queens Quay West
Toronto, Ontario M5J 2G8 Canada
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FREE

Vincent Meessen’s video installation Ultramarine at The Power Plant features a spoken word performance by legendary poet Gylan Kain. Spoken word is a performance art that focuses on the words used and how they are pronounced. In this workshop, we will learn how to put together words and rhymes to create poems with guest artist Patrick de Belen. The program will end with an open mic for participants to share their writing. To register to PK Poetry Slam, please visit…

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Wee-fun Wednesdays

Wednesday, November 27 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 10:00 am on Wednesday, repeating until Wednesday, November 27, 2019

Elman W. Campbell Museum, 134 Main St., S.,
Newmarket, ONT L3Y 3Y7 Canada
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$3

Toddlers aged 1 to 3 are invited to this drop-in session dedicated to making crafts and other activities. Activities will stimulate communication, cooperation and imagination through arts and crafts and playtime. When: Every Wednesday from 10 a.m. to noon Where: Elman W. Campbell Museum (134 Main Street South) Cost: $3 per child and caregivers are required. Weekly Themes: Under the Sea - September 18 Art Attack & Crayon Creations - September 25 Fall Fun - October 2 Thanksgiving - October…

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Kids Night Out

Friday, November 29 @ 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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Breakfast with Santa and Navy League Canada Oshawa Branch

Saturday, November 30 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
Storie Park Community Centre, 101 Mill St.
Oshawa, ON L1J 1S7 Canada
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Join the youth cadets, officers and volunteers from the Navy League of Ontario, Oshawa branch for their first annual Breakfast with Santa! Guests will receive a hot homemade pancake breakfast with sausages and fresh fruit plus desserts served by the youth cadets from NLCC Hawkins #36 & RCSCC Sir Francis Drake #106. Come and have your child’s photo taken with Santa. Craft Table activities for children will be available. Time: 9:00-11:00AM Where: Storie Park Community Centre, 101 Mill St., Oshawa…

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“Deck the Halls” Adult Wreath-Making Workshop

Saturday, November 30 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Whitchurch-Stouffville Museum & Community Centre, 14732 Woodbine Avenue
Stouffville, Ontario L4A 2K9 Canada
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$70.00

Wreath making with Maureen O' Halloran. Build your own beautiful wreath using fresh greenery. Enjoy refreshments and a visit to the Victorian farmhouse (decked out for the season). Only 15 spots available!

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December 2019

Cozy and Crafty Knit Nights

Thursday, December 5 - Saturday, December 7
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Thursday, repeating until Tuesday, December 24, 2019

The Patrick House Art Studio & Gallery, 58 Temperance St
Aurora, Ontario L4G2P7 Canada
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$110

Luxurious, super chunky knit blankets to snug away on the couch or bed this Christmas season. Hot cocoa and a fireplace, anyone? Come spend a cozy evening making your very own arm knitted blankets. Your blanket will be made from 100% Merino wool, by YOU! As seen on the likes of Pinterest and Instagram, in this workshop you will create a beautiful chunky knit blanket. You will learn the fundamentals of knitting to create more of these gorgeous pieces on…

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ROM Kids Day Camp

Friday, December 6
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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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Santas Grotto Christmas Party

Friday, December 6 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Amazing Adventures Playland (Argentia Location), 2885 Argentia Road
Mississauga, Ontario L5N 8G6 Canada
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$19.99

Welcome to our annual magical Santas Grotto Christmas Party!! Our event is designed for the entire family to enjoy. No need to worry about the cold weather as our venues are indoors. Tickets are now available to book for our Christmas Party! Whats Included: « 1 Free Large Pizza Slice & 1 Juicebox for each paying child « Unlimited use of play equipment - Unit 3 Treehouse Playland «Meet and Greet Santa in the magically decorated Grotto « Holiday Music…

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Model Railroad Club of Toronto Holiday Show

Saturday, December 7 - Sunday, December 8
Model Railroad Club of Toronto, 11 Curity Avenue
Toronto, Ontario M4B 1X4 Canada
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$8.

The Model Railroad Club of Toronto invites you to visit our 2019 Holiday Show! Saturday December 7 & Sunday December 8 11 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. Come and see Canada's premier O scale model railroad. Watch dozens of trains, both freight and passenger, as they pass through cities, towns and countryside. Now in our 6th year of re-construction after having moved from our previous home in Liberty Village. Lots to see and great fun for kids and adults alike. Sorry, but…

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WISE Girls and WISE Boys Club 2019-2020 (Ages 6-12)

Saturday, December 7 @ 9:00 am - 10:30 am
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An event every week that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until Saturday, December 28, 2019

Private Residence Richmond Hill, ON Canada
$30 – $40

Mindset skills for success, confidence, and happiness for your children Hello parents! Do you want your children to: - Develop powerful thinking skills – mindset skills – that will enable them to handle the ups and downs of growing up? - Have the resources they need so they don’t get down on themselves or give up on themselves? - Learn a powerful way of thinking so that they are confident and prepared to choose the right path in life? -…

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Join us for a Holly Jolly Crafty Party!

Saturday, December 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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One event on Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 10:00 am

One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 10:00 am

Resiliency & ME, 2444 Hurontario street
Mississauga, Ontario Canada
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$25

Join our C.Y.C.P Elves for Christmas time crafts on Saturday November 30th, December 7th & 14th Make a keepsake craft for your tree or present for a loved one! There will be festive music and photo ops with our elves! All supplies are included Cost $25 Babies & kids Ages 0-3yrs 10am to 11am Kids 4-7yrs 11:30am-12:30pm Kids 8-12yrs 1pm-2pm Youth 13-17yrs 2:30pm-3:30pm

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Paint & Popcorn, Kids Canvas Workshop

Saturday, December 7 @ 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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Milk & Cookies with Santa and Mrs Claus

Saturday, December 7 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Cambridge Butterfly Conservatory, 2500 Kossuth Road
Cambridge, ON Canada
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Ho Ho Ho! Santa is coming to the Butterfly Conservatory! Have fun decorating cookies and get a chance to meet Santa & Mrs. Claus. A great photo opportunity! Please note: Reservations are required, and full payment is due upon reservation. Tickets are transferable but non-refundable. *Please note: children must be accompanied by a paying adult* 11:00AM & 1:00PM PRICING Adults/Seniors/Youth: $17.00 +HST, includes unlimited coffee/tea and admission Children (age 3-12): $13.00 +HST, includes white milk, chocolate milk, or apple juice,…

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Santa’s Reindeer Workshop!

Saturday, December 7 @ 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

Work together with your kids to build and decorate your own mini reindeer ornaments! * 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 things (or take things apart). With access to robotics, electronics, woodworking, 3D printing, laser cutting, CNC milling,…

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Christmas at Brooks Farms

Sunday, December 8
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One event on Sunday, December 8, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on Saturday, December 14, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on Sunday, December 15, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on Saturday, December 21, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on Sunday, December 22, 2019 at 12:00 am

Brooks Farms, 122 Ashworth Road
Mount Albert, ON Canada
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This is a indoor family event that includes a delicious Pancake Breakfast with Sausage/Hashbrown & Drink. Tickets available at the farm - no reservations required​ DAILY SCHEDULE Pancake Breakfast served 9am – 1pm in our Farm Market Visit Santa between 10:00am - 1:00pm in our Holiday Pavilion Bring Your Own Camera!! Singing Chicken Christmas Show Gingerbread Decorating Station Holiday Craft Live Music with Grandpa HUB! Wagon Rides 9:45, 10:45, 11:45, 12:45 *weather permitting Outdoor Bon Fire *weather permitting

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Power Kids: We Are The Stars

Sunday, December 8 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Power Plant Contemporary Art Gallery, 231 Queens Quay West
Toronto, Ontario M5J 2G8 Canada
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Free

Through the cracks of the floorboards in You Are Everywhere, one of Hajra Waheed’s installations at The Power Plant, we can see twinkling stars. They can be easily missed if you don’t pay close attention. In this workshop we will collectively create a large-scale alternate universe on black paper using paint with tin foil, plastic wrap, tape, and marbles. To register to We Are The Stars, please visit http://bit.ly/PKWeAreTheStars Power Kids is a free and collaborative art-making workshop. It is…

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