Family Fun Calendar


May 2017

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April 30
Come to the Family Fun and Learning Fair (PDF)
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Mini Mondays at the Children’s Museum are great fun for kids under 4. Theme based crafts and activities that aid in dramatic play, and story time at 11 a.m. & 1 p..m.
2
If you are planning to rent a cabin this summer. Get on it now! They book up quickly.
3
Set up a puzzle where the whole family can participate in putting it together. Puzzles teach patience and persistence and stimulate conversation
4
Bake a batch of muffins or granola bars together. Use healthy ingredients and talk to the kids about why it is important to eat healthy foods
5
Summer is around the corner. Do a safety check of our backyard, your kid’s bikes, bike helmets, skateboards etc. to make sure they are in good shape!
6
STOMP, he international percussion sensation, May 6 & 7 at the Burton Cummings Theatre
7
WSO presents Fred Penner, 2 pm at the Centennial Concert Hall
8
Mini Mondays at the Children’s Museum are great fun for kids under 4. Theme based crafts and activities that aid in dramatic play, and story time at 11 a.m. & 1 p..m.
9
Love Figure Skating? Stars on Ice at MTS Centre
10
Fargo-Moorhead RedHawks vs. Winnipeg Goldeyes (Exhibition Game), May 10 & 11 at Shaw Park
11
Have you thought about going to camp as a family? There are many camps that have family weeks!
12
Get outside with the family for a walk in the neighborhood. Head to your local park and play follow the leader on the equipment!
13
Science Rendezvous 2017, a science and engineering carnival with a twist showcasing the fun, intrigue, and spectacle in science at U of Manitoba 11:00 a.m. to 04:00 p.m.
14
Happy Mother’s Day!

The WAG presents Family Fusion featuring Mother's Day: Picasso Tea Party - Enjoy a cup of tea with mom and create a colorful double portrait inspired by Picass
15
Mini Mondays at the Children’s Museum are great fun for kids under 4. Theme based crafts and activities that aid in dramatic play, and story time at 11 a.m. & 1 p..m.
16
Do you have your tickets for the Children’s Festival at the Forks, June 8-11? Get them at Safeway. It’s going to be a blast!
17
Manito Ahbee Festival celebrates indigenous arts, culture and music. Indigenous Marketplace and Trade Show, Jigging and Square Dance competition, May 17-21
18
It’s the long weekend! Plan a whole weekend of family fun together…at the cottage or in our backyard.
19
Keycon 34-Mb’s premier Science Fiction & Fantasy Literary Convention, May 19- 21 at Radisson Hotel
20
Head to the Manitoba Museum for great family fun exploring the galleries, the science centre and the planetarium
21
Plant a garden with your kids this summer! Let them help you plant and maintain it and enjoy the gardening adventure.
22
Happy Queen Victoria Day!

Plan a great day with family & friends! Check out the Fireworks at the Forks or Assiniboine Park.
23
Bake a batch of sugar cookies with the kids and let them decorate with icing and sprinkles. Have a milk and cookie party and enjoy!
24
St. Norbert Farmers' Market opens today for the summer- May 24-Sept 27, Wed. and Sat, 3514 Pembina Highway
25
Downtown Indoor Farmers' Market today, 10-3 at Manitoba Hydro Place
26
The Children’s Museum opens a new exhibit for Summer! Run! Jump! Fly! Adventures in Action™ inspires physical activity. This heart-pumping exhibition invites guests to explore action-adventure scenes where they can jump into Action Star Training. May 27 until Sept 4
27
Oak Hammock Marsh hosts Archaeology, Rocks and Minerals Weekend May 27 & 28
28
The annual Teddy Bear's Picnic at Assiniboine Park today; Bring along your stuffed animals for medical attention! A fun afternoon!
29
Head to your local Library branch as a family to take out books and dvds. Make it a monthly tradition!
30
Sioux Falls Canaries vs. Winnipeg Goldeyes at Shaw park, May 29- June 1
31
Here comes June! Have you booked your kids into Summer Camp programs?
     



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