February

African Heritage Month 2020
5 Ways to Celebrate African Heritage Month With Your Family

The province of Nova Scotia has over 50 historic African Nova Scotian communities, dating back over 400 years. The 2020 theme for African Heritage Month is “The Ties That Bind – Faith, Family, Community”. This theme recognizes the essential traits that sustain the strength, resiliency, and togetherness of the African
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Snowshoe Demonstration at Ross Farm
It’s all about Snowshoes at Ross Farm!

What’s a great way to embrace these Atlantic winter days? Why not enjoy the beautiful winter air and learn about snowshoes at Ross Farm? On February 15th and 16th, the interpreters at Ross Farm will be demonstrating the traditional art of snowshoe making. They will also have snowshoes available for
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February Events
Family Friendly Events in Halifax – February

What’s happening around our beautiful city? Enjoy this month-at-a-glance listing of ongoing events in February, happening in Halifax, Dartmouth, Bedford, Sackville and beyond! A new month is upon us and the shortest month of the year is jam-packed with fun events for the whole family. February kicks off with Groundhog
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Cinderella
Maritime Conservatory of Performing Arts Presents Cinderella

  The Maritime Conservatory of Performing Arts, School of Dance proudly presents Cinderella. Their adaptation of Cinderella, the classic fairy tale, is a magical family-friendly ballet depicting a story of human kindness, perseverance, and optimistic spirit. Join them for crafts in the lobby of the Spatz at 12:15 pm before
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Shubenacadie Sam
Groundhog Day with Shubenacadie Sam at Shubenacadie Wildlife Park – CANCELLED

CANCELLED! Oh, the irony… Groundhog Day at Shubenacadie Wildlife Park has been cancelled due to the impending storm. Another 6 weeks of winter on the way? Yes, we think so. Shubenacadie Sam is the first groundhog in North America to emerge on Groundhog Day! What will Sam predict? Will we
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Mini Pop Kids Halifax
Mini Pop Kids ‘Bright Lights Tour’ LIVE in Halifax

Get ready to sing, dance and make memories with the Mini Pop Kids, Bright Lights Concert Tour on Saturday, February 29th, 2020! Canada’s best selling kid’s music group, the Mini Pop Kids, will be bringing their talents to the stage of the Rebecca Cohn Auditorium, LIVE in Halifax, performing family-friendly
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Best Places to go Sledding in Halifax
The Best Places to go Sledding in Halifax

Are you looking for the best places to go sledding in HRM? Look no further! Here’s our list of the top 10 best hills, plus a fabulous map that can show you all of the recommended sledding and tobogganing hills in the greater Halifax region. If we are missing your
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Pier 21 Lunar New Year
恭喜发财 Halifax! Come and Celebrate the Lunar New Year at Pier 21

2020 is the year of the Rat! Celebrate the Lunar New Year at Pier 21, where your family can learn about traditions and Lunar New Year practices from various Asian cultures with a fun-filled day of workshops, performances, and ongoing activities. Special guests from the community will help us learn
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Ikea Family Events
Family Events at IKEA

The kids will be happy to go on a shopping trip if you are heading to IKEA! Join them for some fun and FREE events for the family! On Saturday, March 9th and March 16th, the kids can get crafty with cookie decorating in the restaurant from 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm.
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Winterlude 2019
Winterlude – A Musical Celebration

  Winterlude is a Musical Celebration presented by the Fine Arts Parents Association. This celebration is a showcase of the vocal and instrumental talents of the Halifax Regional Arts Music (West) Program. All proceeds from the event go directly to support the students. There will be an afternoon performance and
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