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Children's Aid Society / La Société d'aide à l'enfance Nipissing Parry Sound

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Family Activities March 10, 11

Mar 9, 2018

March Break has arrived! Celebrate it with the community:

March Break Tim Horton's Free Swim

Courtesy of Tim Horton’s North Bay the YMCA pool is open to the public for a free swim during the week of March Break.
Available swim times:
Friday, March 9, 1:00-1:55
Monday, March 12, 1:00-1:55
Tuesday, March 13, 10:00-10:55
Wednesday, March 14, 1:00-1:55
Thursday, March 15, 10:00-10:55
Friday, March 16, 1:00-1:55
March 09, 01:00 pm - March 16, 01:00 pm, YMCA of North Bay, Chippewa Street West, North Bay


March Break Camps

Register Now for YMCA March Break Camp 2018 (Ages 5–12)
March 9, 12th–16th, 2018 | 7:30am–6:00pm
YMCA North Bay is hosting an exciting Olympic Winter Games Themed March Break Camp for kids ages 5–12. Children will participate in exciting indoor and outdoor Olympic themed activities such as arts and crafts, sports, skating, outdoor games and recreational swimming.
Register for individual days or for the entire week.
March 09, 07:30 am - March 16, 06:00 pm, YMCA of North Bay, Chippewa Street West, North Bay


March Break Free Events

Join us in Centre Court for exciting activities and entertainment for kids of all ages! Free cupcakes daily while quantities last. Monday, March 12 – Reptile Camp. Tuesday, March 13 – PJ Masks Meet and Greet, Ken the Balloon Dude. Wednesday, March 14 – Reptile Camp, North Bay Battalion, Face painting. Thursday, March 15 – Care Bear Dance Party, Face painting. Friday, March 16 – The Party Magician, Ken the Balloon Dude, Face painting.
March 12 - March 16, 1500 Fisher Street, North Bay


Drag At The Mag

The 2018 Drag at the Mag is a A 2-Day Amateur / Pro Snow Drag Racing the weekend of March 10th and 11th. All amateur and pro racers welcome, kids included. All ages, $10 adults, kids under 12 free.

  • March 10
  • March 11

Victory Airfield, 346 River Road, Almaguin Highlands


Ontario Early Years Centre – Nipissing

Make a Bird Feeder. Stay and Play all day. At 12:30 pm Circle: Literacy rich songs, rhymes, finger plays and stories for everyone.
March 10, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm, 171 Chippewa Street West, North Bay, ON
705-474-8910 ext. 0


St. Patrick's Day Cupcakes Workshop

Join Cheryl, the Pastry Chef. Advance sign up is mandatory, $10. Small children will need an adult to assist.
March 10, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm, 250 Clark Street, Powassan


Family Favourites: Fantastic Mr. Fox

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 WE Charity. It's a fun and affordable way to enjoy the weekend with your family.
March 10, 11:00 am, Galaxy Cinemas North Bay, Lakeshore Drive, North Bay 


Makerspace & Lego Club

Makerspace: 12:00 - 1:00, Lego Club: 1:00 - 2:00 Weekly on Saturday. Starting at 12, tinker with some of the newest tech toys, gadgets and games. Then at 1:00, we break out the Lego and you can build the biggest, wildest creation you can think of.
March 10, 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Powassan Library, 324 Clark Street, Powassan


Whitestone Fishing Derby

The Whitestone Rod and Gun Club's 12th annual Fishing Derby and Barbecue Lunch. $50/adult, $20/kids 12 and under. Adult grand prize: $1,000. Youth grand prize: $500.
March 10, 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm, Dunchurch Community Centre, 2199 Highway 124 Dunchurch, Parry Sound


First Tapping - Matthews Maple Syrup

The “First Tapping Ceremony” for the Powassan Maple Syrup Festival will be held on Saturday, March 10th, beginning at 1 pm at Matthews Maple Syrup, 239 Ski Hill Road, Powassan.
The Powassan Boy Scouts will be selling hot dogs, sausages on a bun and beverages. And, as is the tradition at Matthews, we will be offering taffy on ice, and weather permitting, there will be horse drawn sleigh or wagon rides in the sugar bush. These activities will also be offered daily during the week of March break, as Matthews officially opens for the season. Come out and enjoy some maple treats.
March 10, 01:00 pm - 02:30 pm, 239 Ski Hill Road, Nipissing


Free Youth Centre

Free for youth aged 10 - 18 who are interested in field sports, health & wellness, outdoor skills, field-trips and arts. Program runs until June. 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm on Saturday. Please note that this is a drop in/drop out program for youth 10-18 and therefore we endorse the responsibility of the youth to arrange with parents/guardians their best route to and from Caldwell-Ellam Community Centre. If you have any questions or concerns please do not hesitate to email or call the Youth Centre Supervisor
March 10, 06:00 pm - 09:00 pm, 398 Carruthers Street, North Bay
705-474-0400 x2338


STEAM Saturdays at Callander Library

STEAM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math. Different programs being run every Saturday between 1:00 pm and 2:30 pm. These are drop in programs, no registration required.
March 10, 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, 30 Catherine St W, Callander


Family Skating

Family Skate Sam Jacks Complex a.k.a. West Ferris Arena, 2 hours. Child $1.60, adult $3.90, family of four for $7.20. Please call 705-476-2000 to verify, times and dates are subject to change.
March 10, 3:00pm – 5:00 pm Sam Jacks Complex, 42 Gertrude St. North Bay


Kid Zone Saturday At The Library

Join us for games on the Wii, classic board games, colouring, crafts and snacks every Saturday afternoon from 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM. This program is FREE, no registration required.
March 10, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm, Parry Sound Public Library, 29 Mary Street, Parry Sound


Family Night - Whitestone

Come on out on the 2nd Saturday of the month for Family Night. Mar 10 - Minute to Win It Night.
March 10, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm, Dunchurch Community Centre, 2199 Highway 124 Dunchurch, Parry Sound


Sunday Breakfast

Breakfast every Sunday includes coffee and tea. All ages - $6
March 11, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, Corbeil Four Seasons Club, 1482 Corbeil Road, North Bay


Public Skating In Trout Creek

Public skating at Trout Creek Arena. All Ages,  $2 per skater
March 11, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm, 181 Main Street West, Almaguin Highlands ON, P0H 1H0


Public Skating

$2.00 per adult, $1.00 children under 18.  Don’t have skates? There are some available free of charge at the arena.
March 11, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm, Armour Ryerson & Burk's Falls Memorial Arena, 220 Centre St, Burk's Falls