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

Pathways Sessions:

Session 1 and 2: September 16

Session 3 and 4: September 23

Session 5 and 6: October 14

Session 7 and 8: October 21

To Register, please see this flyer

 

Family Activities for August 5, 6

Aug 4, 2017

Long weekend has begun, and it looks like the weather is going to give us a break from the heat! Here is the list of local events for you are your family to enjoy:

Civic Weekend in North Bay

Annual Downtown event in partnership with Summer in the Park - including Moonlight Madness, Rage in a Cage (Street Dodgeball), Mayhem on Main, Summer in the Park Car Show.

  • Main Events for Saturday, August 5th, 2017 | 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
  • Downtown businesses will be open.
  • Live music and entertainment will be provided throughout our Downtown.
  • North Bay Farmers' Market will be open and set up (for this weekend only) along Main St. W.
  • Mayhem on Main 5, our annual dirt bike and BMX jumping competition, will run from 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm in front of Cheapskates.
  • Mobile Escape rooms will be set up from 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm.
  • Rage in a Cage 4, our dodgeball competition, will conclude at approximately 6:30 pm.
  • Main Events for Sunday, August 6th, 2017 | 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
  • The Summer in the Park Car Show will take place from 9:00 am - 3:00 pm and will be set up along Main Street Aug 5, Aug 6.

133 Main Street West, North Bay
705-474-7824

 

River Valley Bluegrass Jamboree

River Valley Bluegrass Festivals have been around for more than 30 years and they cater to bluegrass music lovers, as well as campers, Aug 2-6, 2017. River Valley Bluegrass Jamboree Admission: Includes HST Wednesday through Sunday: Advance $105, Gate $110 Students 12 to 16 with parent ½ price, Children under 12 FREE with parent. For other packages and rates see web site. This is a Family Oriented Bluegrass music Festival conducted peacefully in a Northern Ontario Park Setting Craft & Food concessions, Fishing, Hiking and Lots of Pickin’
August 5, River Valley Bluegrass Festival, 24, Alphonse Rd, West Nipissing
www.northernbluegrass.com

  

Kearney Regatta & Music Festival

Kearney Regatta - August 05 & 06 2017 - Family Fun, Water Activities & Sports, Music, Dancing, and Fireworks.

  • August 5, 8:00 am,
  • August 6, 2:00 pm.

Kearney Community Centre, 8 Main Street, Kearney, Almaguin Highlands
705-636-7752

 

North Bay Farmer’s Market

For one day only we will be on Main Street during Summer in the Park. The same incredible vendors, new location. 
August 05, 2017 08:30 am Main Street East, North Bay
http://northbayfarmersmarket.com

 

North Bay Drum and Dance Festival

The sounds will move you and take you on a trip around the world. Join the North Bay Drum and Dance Festival at the Community Waterfront Park during Summer in the Park. From France to West Africa, this fun-filled cultural experience is sure to move your soul with rhythm. Performances are on stage from 1PM-5PM Saturday and Sunday.
Youth can register for our free drum and dance workshops from 10AM-12PM on both days

  • August 5, 10:00 am – 12 pm,
  • August 6, 10:00 am – 12 pm.

Waterfront, Memorial Drive, North Bay
705-495-8931 

 

Wiikwemkoong Cultural Festival 

Wiikwemkoong 57th Annual Cultural Festival invites you to Join Us in Wikwemikong, Ontario located on beautiful Manitoulin Island on August 5, 6 & 7, 2017. Champion Anishinaabe Dance, Authentic Anishinaabe Arts & Crafts, Interactive Cultural Workshops,Community Art Shows, Authentic Anishinaabe Cuisine. Daily Admission – Gates Open at 10:00 am Daily: Adult: $10.00 Children: $2.00, Adult WEEKEND Passes: $20.00, Elders 65 years + & Children Under 6: FREE

  • August 5, 10:00 am
  • August 6, 10:00 am

Wiikwemkoong, Manitoulin Island, North Bay
705-859-2385

 

 

Kid's Water Park With The Twp. Fire Department

Children, free.
August 5, 10:00 am - 1:00 pm, Minerva Park – McKellar, Highway 124, Mckellar

 

Family Favourites: Pup Star

Every Saturday family favourites at 11 am starting at $2.99. This week's feature: Pup Star.
Welcome to a world where dogs can not only talk - they can SING! Tiny, a cute little Yorkie pup with a big voice, gets a chance to audition for the singing competition for dogs, “Pup Star”.
August 5, 11:00 am, Galaxy Cinemas North Bay, Lakeshore Drive, North Bay
705-476-6410

 

Lego Club

Makerspace: 12:00 - 1:00, Lego Club: 1:00 - 2:00 Weekly on Saturday
Powassan Library
August 5, 12:00 pm – 2:30 pm, 324 Clark Street, Powassan
powassaninfo@gmail.com

 

Kid Zone Saturday At The Library

Kid Zone, a free program every Sat. 2-4 pm. Drop in & play Wii, board games, build Lego, read and make fun crafts. Snacks and drinks provided.
August 5, 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm, Parry Sound Public Library, 29 Mary Street, Parry Sound
705-746-9601

 

Sunday Breakfast

Breakfast every Sunday includes coffee and tea. All ages - $6
August 6, 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, Corbeil Four Seasons Club, 1482 Corbeil Road, North Bay
Corbeil4seasons@gmail.com