APRIL FREE & CHEAP EVENTS (April 28 – 29, 2018)

APRIL FREE & CHEAP EVENTS (April 28 – 29, 2018)

Cooking Summer Camp Rooks To Cooks have expanded to 12 Locations in the GTA! 
One of their locations could be in your area! Check out the link below to read more about the program!

For ages 4 and up!

 For more information, Click HERE!


**SATURDAY,  APRIL 28, 2018**

* Family Favourites Movie (All Over Ontario)
11am
Cineplex Movie Theatres
Various Locations

Movie: Pup Star: World Tour

Join us on Saturday mornings at 11am for Cineplex Family Favourites. Watch a family favourite film each week for only $2.99. A portion of the proceeds goes towards supporting Free The Children. It’s a fun and affordable way to enjoy the weekend with your family.

http://www.cineplex.com/Events/FamilyFavourites?gclid=CJ_fvubOysoCFQ6IaQodbBkFCw

*Kid’s Club Crafts (All Over Ontario)
10am-11:30am
Michaels Art Store
All Over Ontario

Let your kids explore their creativity while you shop! Kids 3 and up can enjoy a quick project and take home a finished masterpiece. Sign up in store or just drop in. Only $2 per child reserves 30 minutes for your creative kid. Sessions starting every half hour from 10am – 11:30 am. See a store associate to join the fun! Parents must remain on premises during the event.

http://canada.michaels.com/on/demandware.store/Sites-MichaelsCanada-Site/en_CA/Page-Show?cid=store-events

*Rugrats Kids Show (Vaughan) (FREE)
10am-4pm
TRIO Sportsplex
601 Cutyview Blvd
Vaughan, ON

The our rugrats EXPO, brought to you by our brands media brings together the best in kid related trends, products, services, trends, and more importantly fun for everyone all under one roof. With over 60,000 square feet of fun & education showcasing over 80 exhibitor booths, fun zones, food trucks, amazing music and entertainment and so much more!
There will be plenty to do for everyone, including interactive demos, live music & performances, face painting, bouncy castles, play areas, photo ops with princesses and superheroes, a variety of food and beverages, and endless opportunity to learn about the newest and most innovative products and services available to families in Vaughan. “our rugrats” EXPO will provide an opportunity for quality family time and is always an educational and memorable experience for visitors.
Although the show is geared mainly towards children from birth to 13 years, anyone is welcome to attend including parents, parents-to-be, children, families, etc. We can all be kids at heart!

Attendees will enjoy…
Free Admission
Loads of free giveaways
Shopping and Savings from the hottest retailers of kid friendly products
Free entertainment and Stage performances
Kid friendly food and treats
Bouncy Castles
FUN Zones
Interactive Play Areas
LEGOLAND Fun Zones
Food Trucks
Photo opportunities with super heroes and princesses
The opportunity to speak one on one with local family friendly businesses
And so much more!!!!

www.ourrugrats.ca

*April Weekends (Scarborough)
Scarborough Museum
1007 Brimley Road
Scarborough, ON

April might be rainy, but it’s always sunny at the Scarborough Museum! All month long the museum has flower themed crafts and a yummy spring egg pancake recipe for visitors to try! If you’re lucky you might even get to see the beginnings of the museum’s beautiful flower and vegetable gardens.

Canadian Taste Buds: April 28 & 29
The monthly Canadian Taste Buds recipe for April is light and sweet Lemon Meringues. They will definitely satisfy the sweetest of sweet tooth!

Cost
Free. Admission is Pay What You Can.

http://www.toronto.ca/museum-events

*Guided Hikes (Scarborough) (FREE)
Rouge National Urban Park – Parks Canada
Meadowvale Road
Scarborough, ON

Join us to discover the park’s natural, cultural and agricultural stories with our friendly and fun Parks Canada volunteer leaders and staff. We have something for everyone, if you are looking for wildlife sightings, quiet nature walks, discovering the past, fitness challenges or just to meet new people!
Various dates. See website for schedule.

http://www.pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/on/rouge/activ/guide/201802-fevrier-february

*Nature Play in The Children’s Garden (Toronto)
1pm-2pm
Evergreen Brick Works
550 Bayview Ave
Toronto, ON

Earth Month – Join us for songs, art and stewardship during Earth month as we explore and celebrate our planet and the different plants and animals which call it home. See below for a list of themes for April.

Themes for April:
April 14 & 15 | Birds
April 21 & 22 | Trees & Drop, Swap and Shop: Earth Day Weekend
April 28 & 29 | Animals

Cost
$5 suggested donation

http://www.evergreen.ca/whats-on/event/nature-play-childrens-garden/

*Battle of York Weekend (Toronto)
10am-5pm
Fort York
250 Fort York Blvd.
Toronto, ON

Honour the 205th anniversary of the Battle of York fought on April 27, 1813. The fort comes alive with musket firing demonstrations, Georgian cooking in the Officers’ Quarters kitchen, site tours and period animation. Kids can try “falling-in” for 1812-era soldiering drill!
Saturday, April 28, 11 a.m. – Walking In Their Footsteps – Free walking tour
Meet outside of the Palais Royale (1601 Lakeshore Blvd. west). Tread the ground of the U.S. attackers and York defenders as you follow the guided tour Walking in Their Footsteps. This 1.5 hour walking tour will trace the course and events of the battle which took place on April 27, 1813. It will be a continuous walk, led by staff and volunteers, with five stops along the way. At each of these stops, a speaker will give a 10 minute presentation relating to the details of the battle.
Cost: $5.30 – $12.40 | Child: $5.30 | Youth: $7.10 | Adult: $12.40 | Senior: $8.85

http://www.toronto.ca/museum-events

*Grand Opening Party (Milton)
11am-2pm
Incredible Family Chiropractic
158 Main Street E
Milton, ON

Join us for our Grand Opening Party and Ribbon Cutting Ceremony with Mayor Gordon Krantz, on Saturday, April 28, 2018.

Party is from 11am-2pm. Ribbon cutting with the Mayor is at 12 noon.
Come by for food, cake, face painting & balloons, games for the kids and specials you don’t want to miss.

https://www.facebook.com/events/1483705235085173

*Sunday’s at Westfield (Hamilton)
12:30pm-4pm
Westfield Heritage Village
1049 Kirkwall Road
Rockton, ON

Every Sunday and public holiday from March to the end of October you can immerse yourself in Westfield’s unique historic setting. Authentically costumed volunteers will take you back to earlier times and places through fun and educational demonstrations and activities. Westfield has more than thirty-five historical buildings to visit, including log homes, a one room schoolhouse, railway station, print shop, inn and cabinetmaker’s shop. Step up to the counter at the General Store for sweet treats and stop by the Gift Shop for unique finds.
You can also enjoy Westfield’s trails and natural areas, set on 500 beautiful acres.
For more information visit our website.

Admission: $11

www.westfieldheritage.ca

*Sista 2 Sista Mother’s Day Show (Ajax)
10am-3pm
Ajax Community Centre-HMS Room
75 Centennial Rd
Ajax, ON

Mother’s Day multi vendor & craft show featuring over 25 small business with face painting and balloon sculptures for kids and a snack bar area. Come out and support our local vendors where you’ll find that special gift for the mother or grandmother on your list.

www.facebook.com/1998523047071677/photos/a.1998526200404695.1073741828.1998523047071677/2042435016013813/?type=3



**SUNDAY, APRIL 29, 2018**

*Jungle Gym (Vaughan)
JCC -Schwartz/Reisman Centre
9600 Bathurst Street
(Bathurst & Rutherford)
Vaughan, ON

DROP-IN PROGRAM

Age Recommended: 0-5 Years
Non-Member Fee: $5.00

Circle Time, Story Time, and playing in the gym with toys and games.
•Please call prior to confirm they are running the program.

905-303-1821

*Rugrats Kids Show (Vaughan) (FREE)
10am-4pm
TRIO Sportsplex
601 Cutyview Blvd
Vaughan, ON

The our rugrats EXPO, brought to you by our brands media brings together the best in kid related trends, products, services, trends, and more importantly fun for everyone all under one roof. With over 60,000 square feet of fun & education showcasing over 80 exhibitor booths, fun zones, food trucks, amazing music and entertainment and so much more!
There will be plenty to do for everyone, including interactive demos, live music & performances, face painting, bouncy castles, play areas, photo ops with princesses and superheroes, a variety of food and beverages, and endless opportunity to learn about the newest and most innovative products and services available to families in Vaughan. “our rugrats” EXPO will provide an opportunity for quality family time and is always an educational and memorable experience for visitors.
Although the show is geared mainly towards children from birth to 13 years, anyone is welcome to attend including parents, parents-to-be, children, families, etc. We can all be kids at heart!

Attendees will enjoy…
Free Admission
Loads of free giveaways
Shopping and Savings from the hottest retailers of kid friendly products
Free entertainment and Stage performances
Kid friendly food and treats
Bouncy Castles
FUN Zones
Interactive Play Areas
LEGOLAND Fun Zones
Food Trucks
Photo opportunities with super heroes and princesses
The opportunity to speak one on one with local family friendly businesses
And so much more!!!!

www.ourrugrats.ca

*April Weekends (Scarborough)
Scarborough Museum
1007 Brimley Road
Scarborough, ON

April might be rainy, but it’s always sunny at the Scarborough Museum! All month long the museum has flower themed crafts and a yummy spring egg pancake recipe for visitors to try! If you’re lucky you might even get to see the beginnings of the museum’s beautiful flower and vegetable gardens.

Canadian Taste Buds: April 28 & 29
The monthly Canadian Taste Buds recipe for April is light and sweet Lemon Meringues. They will definitely satisfy the sweetest of sweet tooth!

Admission is Pay What You Can.

http://www.toronto.ca/museum-events

*Guided Hikes (Scarborough) (FREE)
Rouge National Urban Park – Parks Canada
Meadowvale Road
Scarborough, ON

Join us to discover the park’s natural, cultural and agricultural stories with our friendly and fun Parks Canada volunteer leaders and staff. We have something for everyone, if you are looking for wildlife sightings, quiet nature walks, discovering the past, fitness challenges or just to meet new people!
Various dates. See website for schedule.

http://www.pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/on/rouge/activ/guide/201802-fevrier-february

*Battle of York Weekend (Toronto)
10am-5pm
Fort York
250 Fort York Blvd.
Toronto, ON

Honour the 205th anniversary of the Battle of York fought on April 27, 1813. The fort comes alive with musket firing demonstrations, Georgian cooking in the Officers’ Quarters kitchen, site tours and period animation. Kids can try “falling-in” for 1812-era soldiering drill!
Saturday, April 28, 11 a.m. – Walking In Their Footsteps – Free walking tour
Meet outside of the Palais Royale (1601 Lakeshore Blvd. west). Tread the ground of the U.S. attackers and York defenders as you follow the guided tour Walking in Their Footsteps. This 1.5 hour walking tour will trace the course and events of the battle which took place on April 27, 1813. It will be a continuous walk, led by staff and volunteers, with five stops along the way. At each of these stops, a speaker will give a 10 minute presentation relating to the details of the battle.
Cost: $5.30 – $12.40 | Child: $5.30 | Youth: $7.10 | Adult: $12.40 | Senior: $8.85

http://www.toronto.ca/museum-events

*Nature Play in The Children’s Garden (Toronto)
1pm-2pm
Evergreen Brick Works
550 Bayview Ave
Toronto, ON

Earth Month – Join us for songs, art and stewardship during Earth month as we explore and celebrate our planet and the different plants and animals which call it home. See below for a list of themes for April.

Themes for April:
April 14 & 15 | Birds
April 21 & 22 | Trees & Drop, Swap and Shop: Earth Day Weekend
April 28 & 29 | Animals

Cost-$5 suggested donation

http://www.evergreen.ca/whats-on/event/nature-play-childrens-garden/

*Sunday’s at Westfield (Hamilton)
12:30pm-4pm
Westfield Heritage Village
1049 Kirkwall Road
Rockton, ON

Every Sunday and public holiday from March to the end of October you can immerse yourself in Westfield’s unique historic setting. Authentically costumed volunteers will take you back to earlier times and places through fun and educational demonstrations and activities. Westfield has more than thirty-five historical buildings to visit, including log homes, a one room schoolhouse, railway station, print shop, inn and cabinetmaker’s shop. Step up to the counter at the General Store for sweet treats and stop by the Gift Shop for unique finds.
You can also enjoy Westfield’s trails and natural areas, set on 500 beautiful acres.
For more information visit our website.

Admission: $11

www.westfieldheritage.ca

*YMCA Healthy Kids Day (Niagara Falls) (FREE)
1pm-4pm
Niagara Falls YMCA
7150 Montrose Rd
Niagara Falls, ON

Join us in celebrating YMCA Healthy Kids Day, a national day dedicated to improving the health and well-being of kids. A FREE event for everyone in the community, participating YMCAs will be open to the public with fun and healthy activities for the entire family. Healthy Kids Day 2018 is on Sunday April 29 from 1:00 – 4:00 pm.

Annually, YMCA Healthy Kids Day draws over 30,000 participants to events at over 100 YMCA locations across the country. From healthy eating tips, to physical activities and games, YMCA Healthy Kids Day includes activities that are accessible, free of charge and open to the public.

As the summer approaches, YMCA Healthy Kids Day provides a great opportunity for parents and kids alike to get active and learn more about their local YMCA.

www.ymcaofniagara.org/events/ymca-healthy-kids-day/


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