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Family Activities March 24, 25

Mar 23, 2018

As our first spring weekend has arrived and nature starts to wake up it’s a great opportunity to take your little ones outside to enjoy what the community has to offer. Hint: Easter Bunny started appearing across town. Here is the list of local events:

Free Teen Fridays

Looking for somewhere to hang out and get active with your friends? Fridays are free for teens ages 13-17 years! Bring your friends and come hang out at the YMCA Fridays, where you can get active and participate in a variety of activities including swimming, gym games, creative activities, special events and more!
Access to Gym, Youth Room, Squash Courts and Pool.
To Learn more, Call 705-497-9622 or visit the YMCA
March 23, 06:00 pm - 09:00 pm, 186 Chippewa Street West, North Bay.


Pancake Breakfast at Powassan United Church

Adults $10 - Elementary Children $5 - Preschoolers are free. Menu includes pancakes, bacon, sausage, maple syrup, juice and coffee.
March 24, 09:00 am - 12:00 pm, Powassan United Church, 462 Main Street, Powassan


Ontario Early Years Centre – Nipissing

Stay and Play all day. Roller Painting. At 12:30 pm Circle: Literacy rich songs, rhymes, finger plays and stories for everyone.
March 24, 9:00 am – 1:00 pm, 171 Chippewa Street West, North Bay, ON
705-474-8910 ext. 0


Easter Bunny in Downtown Parry Sound

The Easter Bunny will be in the Beatty Building. Bring your children down and take their picture. Spot, Rex, Goofy, Elmo and the Minions will also be there. A donation to the Parry Sound Food Bank would be appreciated.
March 24, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm, 26 James Street, Parry Sound


Honey Harbour Maple Fest

The Honey Harbour Community Co-op invites you to celebrate the end of Winter and the arrival Spring at Honey Harbour’s Maple Fest in Honey Harbour Park, located at Honey Harbour Road at Blue Water Road.
March 24, 10:00 am - 2:00 pm, Honey Harbour Park, 2611 Honey Harbour Rd, Georgian Bay


Listen To The Night: Bats Of Ontario

A travelling exhibition on loan from the Royal Ontario Museum, this exhibition looks to explore these mysterious animals and teaches individuals about the vital importance that they play within our ecosystem. It aims to educate the public on current issues surrounding the growth and development of bats, while encouraging a more positive outlook towards our not-so-threatening furry friends.
This exhibition covers everything from health and hibernation to echolocation and the different types of roosting. Learn about flight patterns, senses, and the diversity amongst these misunderstood mammals.

  • 24 March, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • 25 March, 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

Museum on Tower Hill, 17 George St., Parry Sound


Ladies Auxiliary Spring Bazaar And Tea 

24 March, 11:00 am - 2:00 pm, Parry Sound Legion Hall (Br. 117), 30 Mary Street, Parry Sound


Family Favourites: Space Jam

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 24, 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 24, 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm, Powassan Library, 324 Clark Street, Powassan


Great Baked Potato Bash

The 16th annual Great Baked Potato Bash sponsored by Foley Firefighters Association and Seguin Pioneer United Church, Saturday, March 24, at Foley Community Centre, 60 Rankin Lake Road. Live Celtic entertainment by third change, doors open 4:00 p.m., music starts at 4:30 p.m., supper at 5:00 p.m. Adults - $20.00, family rate - $40.00 (mom, dad, child).
March 24, 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm, Foley Community Hall, 60 Rankin Lake Road, Seguin, 705-378-2814


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 24, 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 24, 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm, 30 Catherine St W, Callander


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 24, 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm, Parry Sound Public Library, 29 Mary Street, Parry Sound


Powassan Lions Club Pancake Breakfast

The Powassan Lions Club is holding their Annual Pancake Breakfasts at the Glendale Community Centre.
March 25, 09:00 am - 12:00 pm, 7 Glendale Heights, Powassan


Sunday Community Breakfast

Breakfast every Sunday includes coffee and tea. All ages - $6
March 26, 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.
March 25, 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm, Trout Creek Arena, 181 Main Street West, Almaguin Highlands


Public Skating in Burk’s Falls

$2.00 per adult, $1.00 children under 18
March 25, 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm, Armour Ryerson & Burk's Falls Memorial Arena, 220 Centre St, Burk's Falls