Approximately 60% of Canadians enjoy a statutory holiday in February on the 3rd Monday, which coincides with the US holiday Presidents Day. The holiday is called “Family Day” in most provinces, “Louis Riel Day” in Manitoba and “Islander Day” on Prince Edward Island. This year Family Day falls on Monday February 15, 2010. There will be plenty of ways for Mississauga Kids and families to have fun together. Click read more for a growing list of events and activities!
On Sunday there’s the Queen of Hearts Valentine’s Day Dance Party! At The Laughing Trunk Inc from 5-8 for ages 3 and up. Parents can enjoy a night out and the children can have a party of their own. Children will enjoy making crafts, playing games, and dancing the night away. A pizza supper will be served along with peanut free cookies. Children will receive a gift bag to go home with. Cost: $19.95+ GST
For more information or to book contact The Laughing Trunk Inc. at 905-858-5884 or www.thelaughingtrunk.ca
Everyday Art : The theme today will be families of course! Create puppets of your family members (and use the puppet theatre to bring them to life); make cards for far away loved ones; make mail boxes for interfamily mail and have unlimited fun creating on family day. Parent/child workshops will be running all day (all included in your admission price), read and makes, card making, and parent child yoga. Participate in our family mural that will adorn the studio wall when completed! At Everyday Art we Love art, we Love fun and we Love families!! Admission $10.00 / Child. Call 905-502-8048 or go to www.everydayart.ca for more info.
Bring the whole family and join Miss Mandi at the Sing Music Studio for a Kindermusik Playdate this family day! This very special playdate will be a celebration of the beloved story, The Very Hungry Caterpillar! We’ll read a very rare version of the story and sing, dance, play instruments and much more, all the Hungry Caterpillar way AND for only $20 per child, including a Shape Shaker! There will be 2 time options, 10:30am and 4:00pm with only 12 spaces each. So contact Miss Mandi to register by phone (416) 388-8787 or e-mail, firstname.lastname@example.org. Sing is located at 12 Peter St S in Port Credit. Visit Sing online at www.singonline.ca
The City of Mississauga invites you to Swim, Skate and play this upcoming Family day, February 15, 2010 at your local recreation facility. Purchase a family day pass for only $6.50 and enjoy a variety of drop-in activities across the City throughout the day. The pass is good for maximum of 5 people, one person must be 16 years of age or older. Some restrictions apply.
Family Day at Kidtopia: Kidtopia will be open from 10:00am until 5:00pm for Family Day and on top of our usual brand of fun, (sliding down our fun slides, playing games, winning tickets in the arcade, and climbing through our play structure), they will also have an added bonus of FREE ARTS AND CRAFTS in our Blue and Green Rooms. These crafts will be parent and tot (in other words self-serve) and Kidtopia encourages you to enjoy creating various sculptures and drawings with your child during this special day.
Playdium Family Day Special: Playdium Playcard packed with 180 credits and a FREE slice of Fresh Hot Pizza & a refreshing Soft Drink. $30.00 each available Monday February 15, 2010 only.