Family Fun Calendar


December 2018

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday
1
Monster Jam, Dec 1 & 2 at Bell MTS Place
2
Happy Chanukah!
It is the Jewish Festival of Light that runs for 8 nights
3
Mini Mondays at the Children’s Museum, 10am-2pm! Theme based play, activities, crafts and story time at 11 A.M. & 1 P.M.
4
Canad Inns Winter Wonderland drive through light display@ Red River Exhibition Park. Runs until January 5
5
It’s time to decorate the house for the holidays with the kids!It’s time to decorate the house for the holidays with the kids!
6
Cirque Musica Holiday presents Wonderland. Holiday music with the WSO@ Bell MTS Place,
7:00 P.M.
7
Celebrate the holidays with Winnie the Pooh, Tigger & Christopher Robin at MTYP’s House at Pooh Corner, Dec 9-30 at MTYP @ the Forks
8
Head to the Manitoba Museum to visit the Hockey: The Stories Behind Our Passion exhibit until Jan 12. Check out the Science Gallery, Planetarium and the many exhibits
9
Eaton's Fairytale Vignettes will charm you and your family. It’s a holiday tradition! Runs until Jan 6;
10
Mini Mondays at the Children’s Museum, 10am-2pm! Theme based play, activities, crafts and story time at 11 A.M. & 1 P.M.
11
Chicago Blackhawks vs. Winnipeg Jets at Bell MTS Place
12
Toronto Marlies vs. Manitoba Moose, Dec 14 & 15 @ Bell MTS Place
13
Cannes Lions International Festival features the best commercials of 2018@ Winnipeg Art Gallery,
Dec 13-29
14
Volunteer as a family to help those in need… at your church, synagogue, cheer board or soup kitchen
15
Fred Penner in concert, 3 P.M. at the Burton Cummings Theatre
16
North Polar Party at Assiniboine Park & Zoo - Tundra Grill Restaurant Dec 15 & 16, 10:30 AM and 1:30 PM. Take your photo with Santa and Mrs. Claus. Presents for the polar bears at 10:30 AM and a colouring station for kids too!
17
Special Mini Monday at the Children’s Museum, 10 A.M. - 2 P.M.! Theme based play, activities, crafts and story time and cookies and milk with Santa
18
RWB presents the annual classic The Nutcracker at Centennial Concert Hall,
Dec 19-29
19
Tomorrow night! Oak Hammock Marsh presents Astronomy Night - Winter Constellations,
7-10 P.M.
20
Munschtopia at Prairie Theatre Exchange, Dec 20-30 featuring Put Me in a Book!, Wait & See, Pyjama Day!, Jonathan Cleaned Up, and Murmel, Murmel, Murmel.
21
Have you booked your kids into Winter Break programs? Check out the list in this issue if you need help keeping the kids busy.
22
Bake a batch of cookies with the kids today. Let them decorate with icing and sprinkles. Have a cookies and milk party!
23
Here it comes…Winter Break! Make a list of what you and your family want to do together over the holidays! So much to do in our calendar!
24
Christmas Eve….
Fill your home with people you love!
25
Merry Christmas
to all!
 26
Boxing Day! Shop ‘til you drop or not.
 27
Calgary Flames vs. Winnipeg Jets at Bell MTS Place
 28
It’s a great day to head outside to your local park to toboggan, skate, cross-country ski together as a family!
 29
Explore-Abilities Morning at the Childrens Museum – a sensory-friendly museum experience for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and sensory processing differences to have fun and enjoy interactive, hands-on learning in a safe and accessible facility! Take a photo with our specially trained Sensitive Santa. This opportunity is first come first served. 8-9:30 A.M.
30
Guided Snowshoe Walk at Oak Hammock MarshInterpretive Centre , 1-2 P.M.
31
New
Year's
Eve !
       




January 2019

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday
1
Happy New
Year!
May 2019 be a wonderful year for your family
2
Still time to take in PTE’s Munschtopia running until Jan 6
3
Paw Patrol Live at the Centennial Concert Hall, January 3- 5
4
What have you not done with your family that you wanted to do… Do it today!
5
Hockey Family Fun Weekends, Jan 5-6 at The Manitoba Museum, 11 A.M.-5 P.M. Explore stories of hockey heroes, try on vintage hockey equipment and jerseys and make your own digital hockey card
6
2019 Kid Fish Ice Derby at the Float Plane Base, 8am in Selkirk
7
Rogers & Hammerstein's Cinderella at the Centennial Concert Hall, Jan 6 & 7, 7:00 P.M.
8
RMTC presents Roald Dahl’s Matilda -The Musical, Jan 8- Feb 2 at John Hirsch Mainstage
9
Kids have gone back to school so why not surprise them with a special note and treat in their lunch!
10
Time to declutter from the holidays! Donate outgrown gently used things to a worthy charity.
11
Have Friday Family Board Game night! Pick a game that everyone can play, order or make pizza and just enjoy the time together device free!
12
Folk for Families today at the Millennium Library at 2:00pm. Local family performers will have little ones singing, dancing, and learning! Free
13
WSO presents the Kids Concert: How the Gimquat Found Her Song at the Centennial Concert Hall. Pre-concert activities at 1:00, Concert at 2:00
14
Mini Mondays at the Children’s Museum, 10am-2pm! Theme based play, activities, crafts and story time at 11 A.M. & 1 P.M.
15
If you are planning a Spring Break Family Trip you should book it now!
16
Milwaukee Admirals vs. Manitoba Moose at Bell MTS Place
17
Set up a puzzle in your family room and enjoy putting it together as a family. Puzzles teach patience and persistence.
18
Snowdance Festival of Winter and Music, Jan 18 – 20 at Falcon Ridge Ski Slopes
19
San Antonio Rampage vs. Manitoba Moose, Jan 19- 20 at Bell MTS Place
20
Snowflake: Winter Wellness Festival & Mindful Market at The Fort Garry Hotel, Spa & Conference Centre
21
Mini Mondays at the Children’s Museum, 10am-2pm! Theme based play, activities, crafts and story time at 11 A.M. & 1 P.M.
22
Manitoba Ag Days at the Keystone Centre in Brandon,
Jan 22- 24
23
Big Fun Festival, Jan 23-27 Various Downtown
24
Have you visited the Zoo in the winter! Lots of indoor exhibits to see and things to do
25
MTYP presents Torn Through Time, a world premiere of this play for ages 7 and up,
Jan 25–Feb 3
26
Visit to your local library branch as a family to take out books, dvds and more. All with your Free Library Card
27
PJ Masks Live today at Bell MTS Place
28
Mini Mondays at the Children’s Museum, 10am-2pm! Theme based play, activities, crafts and story time at 11 A.M. & 1 P.M.
29
Who doesn’t love the dollar store for inexpensive crafts and kid’s activity books!
30
February is almost here! Get outside with the kids and build a snowman or snow fort.
31
Downtown Indoor Farmer's Market today at City Place,
10 A.M. - 3 P.M.
   

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