MAY FREE & CHEAP EVENTS (May 4-5, 2019)

MAY FREE & CHEAP EVENTS (May 4-5, 2019)

 



**SATURDAY, MAY 4, 2019**

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

Movie: Instant Family

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

*EGO® Marvel Avengers Make and Take (All Over Ontario)
11am
Toys R Us
All Over Ontario

Join us instore to recreate thrilling scenes from the Captain Marvel movie with your own mini LEGO® Captain Marvel Ship!
No registration required.
Max. 200 builds per store. Recommended for kids ages 6 and up. While they last.

http://m.toysrus.ca/shop/index.jsp?categoryId=3373022

*Four Winds Kite Festival (Vaughan)
10am-3pm
Kortright Centre
9550 Pine Valley Drive
Woodbridge, ON

It’s time to look up … way up … and watch fascinating, fabulous kites take flight. Take part in this great family outing where you can see professional kite flying demonstrations, make a kite, enjoy pond dipping, have a picnic and take a self-guided hike to see nature blooming in the spring.

Launched in 1989, the Four Winds Kite Festival is one of the longest-running kite events in the country. We will be joined by experts from renowned kite clubs, who will wow the crowds with spectacular demonstrations.

The Four Winds Kite Festival celebrates its 30th anniversary in 2019. You don’t want to miss this year’s special edition of the festival, which will include bouncy castles, live animal demonstrations, wind-themed crafts, live entertainment, face painting and more — all included in the admission price.

Cost:
Adults: $12
Seniors: $6.50
Kids (5-15): $6.50
Children 4 And Under: FREE
Parking: FREE

www.kortright.org/event/four-winds-kite-festival/

*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.

https://www.pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/on/rouge/activ/guide/201905-mai-may

*Weekend Nature Play in The Children’s Garden (Toronto)
10am-3pm
Evergreen Brick Works
550 Bayview Ave
Toronto, ON

Join us for play, art and stewardship during Earth month as we explore and celebrate planet Earth and the different plants and animals which call it home.

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

*Kid’s Coin Collecting Workshop (Toronto) (FREE)
10:15am-11:15am
Toronto Reference Library
789 Yonge Street
Toronto, ON

Kids, Join us at the Toronto Coin Expo for our FREE Educational Workshop & Auction, and learn what collecting is all about.

10:15am: Coin Collecting For KIDS
A workshop for the young (and young at heart!) who want to learn more about what beginners can collect. We will also see how chocolate coins are made, which are “strikingly” similar to how the Mint makes coins! Chocolate coins (as well as real ones) will be available to sort into your collection. Free to young collectors in attendance at the Coin Expo!

10:45 a.m. KIDS Coin Auction
This is a fun-filled auction for the younger numismatics. The coin and banknote auction is only for young collectors using school play money to buy REAL items!
IT IS A FUN INTERACTIVE PRESENTATION AND A MUST ATTEND!!
(Recommended for kids 8+)

http://www.torontocoinexpo.ca

*Family Fun Fair (Oakville)
3pm-5pm
Walton United Church
2489 Lakeshore Road West (at Bronte Road)
Oakville, ON

Children’s Fun Fair – Bouncy Castle – famous Cake Walk, games, treasure chests, fish pond and more.

waltonmemorial.com

*Doors Open (Hamilton)
10am-4pm
Dundas Museum & Archives
139 Park Street West, Dundas
Dundas, ON

Join the Dundas Museum on May 4 & 5, 10am – 4pm for Doors Open Hamilton.
Itinerary: May 4: The Museum will be hosting a One-of-a-Kind Handmade Market. May 5: Children’s games and activities in the main galleries. Vault tours every half hour from 11am – 3pm, with an intermission from 12pm – 12:30pm. RSVP required by calling (905)-627-7412

*Veggie Fest (Hamilton)
10am-6pm
Ancaster Fairgrounds
630 Trinity Rd. S
Ancaster, ON

Veggie Fest Hamilton is the largest plant-based festival in the area! With over 13,000 attendees and more than 70 vendors in 2018, Veggie Fest Hamilton offers a variety of speakers, activities and vendors for all who believe in the growth and compassion of all things plant-based. Join us at Ancaster Fairgrounds for free parking and Admission! Bring your empty bellies and reusable shopping bags.
Additional Details

www.veggiefesthamilton.com/

*Family Programs (Brampton)
1pm-4pm
PAMA
9 Wellington St. E.
Brampton, ON

Guide your family through art projects at PAMA and inspire creativity! Drop-in activities are included in the cost of PAMA admission and members are free.

Admission:
Adults: $5
Seniors: $4
Families (Up to 2 Adults, and up to 5 Children): $12
Children Under 5: Free

North is Freedom: design your own quilt pattern

http://calendar.pama.peelregion.ca/default/Detail/2019-03-02-1300-Family-Fun-Activities

 



**SUNDAY, MAY 5,  2019**

*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.

https://www.pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/on/rouge/activ/guide/201905-mai-may

*Weekend Nature Play in The Children’s Garden (Toronto)
10am-3pm
Evergreen Brick Works
550 Bayview Ave
Toronto, ON

Join us for play, art and stewardship during Earth month as we explore and celebrate planet Earth and the different plants and animals which call it home.

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

*Community Jams (Toronto) (FREE)
11am
Wychwood Theatre
601 Christie Street Unit 176
Toronto, ON

FREE events where everyone can enjoy participating in the arts in a relaxed communal setting.
Story Jams with M. John Kennedy – Sponsored by TD Bank – Nov 18, Dec 23, Jan 27, Feb 10, Mar 17, Apr 14, May 5, Jun 30, Jul 7 & Aug 18

https://solarstage.on.ca/learn-more

*Doors Open (Hamilton)
10am-4pm
Dundas Museum & Archives
139 Park Street West, Dundas
Dundas, ON

Join the Dundas Museum on May 4 & 5, 10am – 4pm for Doors Open Hamilton.
Itinerary: May 4: The Museum will be hosting a One-of-a-Kind Handmade Market. May 5: Children’s games and activities in the main galleries. Vault tours every half hour from 11am – 3pm, with an intermission from 12pm – 12:30pm. RSVP required by calling (905)-627-7412

*Family Programs (Brampton)
1pm-4pm
PAMA
9 Wellington St. E.
Brampton, ON

Guide your family through art projects at PAMA and inspire creativity! Drop-in activities are included in the cost of PAMA admission and members are free.

Admission:
Adults: $5
Seniors: $4
Families (Up to 2 Adults, and up to 5 Children): $12
Children Under 5: Free

North is Freedom: design your own quilt pattern

http://calendar.pama.peelregion.ca/default/Detail/2019-03-02-1300-Family-Fun-Activities

*Sunday FUNday – Accessioned (Oshawa)
12pm-4pm
Oshawa Museum
1450 Simcoe Street South
Oshawa, ON

Explore the life of an artefact from donation to display. Choose an artifact from the Museum’s education collection and take it on your journey through accessioning, digitizing, cleaning, writing its text panel, and display. Try your best at assembling pottery shards, just like archaeologists and museum conservators.
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.

www.oshawamuseum.org


 

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