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Alderney Landing Farmer's Market
Alderney Landing Weekend Farmer’s Market

The Alderney Landing Weekend Farmer’s Market is a bustling Farmer’s market in Dartmouth, at the Alderney Landing Terminal. Come to experience a market space filled with food, craft, lotions and potions, art and other curiosities! It’s a place where there is something for everyone, a place where you will probably
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Patch Halifax Parent Kid Workshop
Patch Halifax: Parent and Kid Sew Together

  Imagine  how much fun you and your son or daughter could have at a Parent and Kid Sew Together at Patch Halifax!  First, your little one will sketch his or her own stuffy design. Then, the staff at Patch Halifax will help you realize the dream!  You’ll both feel the satisfaction
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Free Admission at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia
Free Admission at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia

  In 2012, BMO Bank of Montreal provided financial support to the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia (AGNS), including a grant to allow free public access on Thursday Nights. Now families can enjoy art free on Thursdays for FREE, from 5:00 -9:00 pm. Thanks BMO! Free Admission at the Art
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Cineplex Family Favourites
See a Movie for $2.99 at Cineplex Family Favourites

Cineplex knows how expensive it can be to take the whole family out to the movies. That’s why they created Cineplex Family Favourites: your favourite seasonal movies, for only $2.99, every Saturday at 11:00 am, at the following Cineplex Theatres: Dartmouth Crossing, Bayers Lake and Lower Sackville. I bet I’m
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Art Gallery of Nova Scotia Family Sundays
CANCELLED: Art Gallery of Nova Scotia Family Sundays

Come and create at the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia Family Sundays! One Sunday per month, the Art Gallery of Nova Scotia (AGNS) hosts a Family Sunday Event with studio activities that are fun, interactive and inspired by a specific exhibition or theme. Children need to be accompanied by an
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Gus The Tortoise
Walk with Gus the Tortoise at the Museum of Natural History

He’s old, but he’s a fast mover! Take a walk with Gus The Tortoise, a gopher tortoise, who at 96 years old, is older than your grandparents… and probably even older than your great-great grandparents! Gus comes out for a public stroll every day at 3:30 pm. When you join
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Wnderneath Open Studio Halifax
Wonder’neath Open Studio

Wonder’neath is an independent Artist Studio in Halifax’s north-end and serves as “a community space to gather and make art!” There are currently 10 permanent artists, designers, and crafters working in a variety of media throughout the studio.  Their  FREE all-ages Open Studio drop-in program happens on Fridays and Saturdays from
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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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Young Naturalists Club Halifax
Young Naturalists Club

The Young Naturalists Club (YNC) is a FREE nature club geared toward youth (7-12) and their families. There are several chapters, including one in Halifax. With the Young Naturalists Club, your kids can learn more about the many species of Nova Scotia plants and animals, or even the solar system. On
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Cineplex Sensory Friendly Screenings
Cineplex Sensory Friendly Screenings

For a child or young adult with Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD), a busy movie theatre can be a frightening environment. Cineplex has teamed up with Autism Speaks Canada to provide a showing of a film every 4-6 weeks in an ASD-friendly atmosphere. Cineplex Sensory Friendly Screenings are presented in a
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