January

Stagecoach
Stagecoach Halifax Children’s Performing Arts – Fall Session

Do you have an aspiring young entertainer in your life that loves singing, dancing, and drama? Stagecoach Halifax registration is now open for their fall session for children ages 4 – 16. Book now for a fun-filled 10-week session that gives children the opportunity to participate in performing arts disciplines
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AHM 2021
Virtual African Heritage Month Opening Night

Share in the Library’s annual community celebration to help launch African History Month 2021! ‘This year’s theme, Black History Matters: Listen, Learn, Share and Act, recognizes the important legacy of people of African Descent and the long-standing history in the development of Canada’. Presented by TD and the HRM Public
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Free Snowshoeing at Shubenacadie Wildlife Park
Free Snowshoeing at Shubenacadie Wildlife Park on the Weekends

Have you ever wanted to try snowshoeing?  Why not head to Shubenacadie Wildlife Park one winter weekend for some free family fun, snowshoe-style! This activity will be offered periodically on weekends starting January 2nd, 2020, from 9:30 am to 2:00 pm. Shubenacadie Wildlife Park wishes to encourage people of all
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Board Games
Giant Board Games at the Library

There’s nothing better to pass a winter’s day away than a family board game afternoon. Let the games begin as the Central Library will be bringing out their collection of giant board games including Giant Jenga, Giant Connect 4, Human Battleship and Hungry Hungry Hippos! Giant Board Games at the
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Ross Farm Winter Frolic
Ross Farm Winter Frolic

Hoping for some great weather this weekend to make up for the rained out weekend in January! Winter Frolic at Ross Farm Museum – what a beautiful way to spend a family day in February! Enjoy a sleigh ride or sip a delicious cup of hot chocolate made over an
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Speed Skating
Speed Skating Atlantic Long Track Championships

Come watch Nova Scotia’s top long track speed skaters compete in the Atlantic Long Track Championships! At this competition, Nova Scotia’s provincial long track team will be named, with qualifying skaters moving on to compete at the Canadian Youth Long Track Championships. Not only are the Atlantic Long Track Championships
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Pop-Up Market
Pop-Up Community Market

Join in the fun for ‘Our Community Market’ at the beautiful Halifax Brewery Market location. Vendors will be selling homemade goods, gifts, art, crafts, jams, soups, and more, all representing a local nonprofit, community group, charity or youth entrepreneurship. #ShopSocial #Fundraising Pop-Up Community Market When: Sunday, January 26th, 2020 Time:
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McDonald’s Family Night in Celebration of Literacy Day

Join in the fun at a literacy themed McDonald’s Family Night event to celebrate Family Literacy Day and inspire your child’s love of reading! This special event will feature live readings of ‘The Secret Life of Squirrels’ by local Canadian author, Nancy Rose. Children in attendance will also receive a copy
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Rays Wildlife
Little Ray’s Wildlife Festival

Little Ray’s Reptile Zoo is combining forces with Nashwaak Valley Farm and returning to Halifax with the Little Ray’s Wildlife Festival – an enormous wildlife extravaganza that your kids will LOVE! The 15,000 square foot exhibit will feature over 30 live animal exhibits, 2 highly interactive educational programs that will rotate
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Literacy Day
Family Literacy Day Celebration – Creative Pathways to Literacy

You are invited to bring the whole family to the Family Literacy Day event at the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Halifax. The Dartmouth Learning Network and the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Halifax (Dartmouth North Site) have teamed up to bring you a hands-on event to celebrate
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