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Arts and Crafts

Thursday Nite Market at Sparkles n’ Sawdust Studio

In the Heart of Downtown Halifax, you will find a sweet little studio that was born from a little sparkle, a bit of sawdust, and the idea that art is for EVERYONE! Every Thursday night Sparkles n’ Sawdust welcomes the public into the studio for their Thursday Nite Market, a
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Family Friendly Events in Halifax – July

July is here! Let the summer begin! July is packed full of exciting events and festivals in HRM. We start the month off with a bang celebrating Canada’s Birthday on July 1st and then the Summer Festivals come alive. We have the Maritime Fiddle Festival, Halifax Jazz Festival, Halifax Pride Festival and the Afrifest
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The Halifax Mural Festival

The Halifax Mural Festival runs July 11 to 17 on Quinpool Road and the Halifax Waterfront. See artists from near and far add splashes of colour, and bring life to blank walls.  You definitely want to visit Quinpool Road for free activities, street entertainers, music and much more on July
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Indoor Play Spaces
Ultimate Guide to Indoor Play Spaces and Creative Places in HRM

Check out our updated list of indoor play spaces and creative places in HRM! We will continue to update our list as more fun opens up. Since not all places have re-opened and some have reduced hours that may change without notice, please call ahead before you go. FREE Indoor
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Lunch Doodles with Mo Willems

The loveable Mo Willems, author of the beloved Pigeon books, is helping keep kids entertained and learning during COVID-19. Every day Mo Willems is inviting you into his studio for a drawing session. Kids, adults, grandparents around the world are encouraged to draw, doodle, and explore new ways of creating
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Indigo Kids Event at Chapters Halifax

Are you out and about at the shops this weekend?  Indigo Kids at Chapters has great events for your little ones. They host weekly book-themed events for children. These are the upcoming events for Chapters Halifax. Here’s what’s coming soon: The Paper Bag Princess – Saturday, March 7th at 11:00
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Michael's Kids Club Halifax
Your Kids Can Have Fun While You Shop At Michael’s Kids Club Halifax, Dartmouth and Bedford

Take a little time to get creative and have fun with the Kids Club from Michaels! At the Michaels Kids Club, your kids can explore their creativity while you shop in-store.  Sessions cost $3 to participate and start every half hour from 10:00 am – 11:30 am. There is no
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Indigo Kids Event at Chapters Dartmouth

Are you out and about at the shops this weekend?  Indigo Kids at Chapters has great events for your little ones. They host weekly book-themed events for children. These are the upcoming events for Chapters Dartmouth. Here’s what’s coming soon:   A Royal Event – Sunday, February 23rd, 2020 Join
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Home Depot March
Build Nature Binoculars at the Home Depot Workshop for Kids

Looking for a fun activity for Saturday morning? Bring your kids (aged 5-12 years) to the Home Depot Workshop for Kids – a FREE kids workshop! Each month there is a new project for the kids to create, using wood, hammers, and glue. Check the Home Depot site to find
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Michaels MAKEbreak Crafts – Kids and Family Events

In addition to the Saturday Kids Club at Michaels, they also have afternoon craft sessions, Michaels MAKEbreak Crafts, that on certain weeks are geared towards kids and families. These MAKEbreak events are FREE for some crafts and a purchase is required for other crafts. Please check with the store for
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