2015 Family Day Events Taking Place in Oakville, Burlington, Milton & Mississauga

Family Day is a holiday observed in the Canadian provinces of Alberta, Saskatchewan and Ontario. This holiday celebrates the importance of families and family life to people and their communities. This year Family Day will be taking place on Monday February 16th, 2015. Here is a list of events (free & not free) that will be taking place in Oakville, Burlington, Milton & Mississauga:

Oakville Family Day Events:

An Early Settler Experience—Life Before Indoor Plumbing

Time: 11:00am-3:00pm

Organization: Oakville Museum-Oakville Historical Society

Phone number: (905) 338-4400

Address: Thomas House, Lakeside Park, Navy Street

Cost: Free

Discovering Oakville Fossils

Time: 11:00am-3:00pm

Organization: Oakville Museum-Oakville Historical Society

Age: 3yrs and up

Phone: (905) 338-4400

Address: Oakville Museum, 8 Navy Street (Activity Room 1)

Cost: Free

Rain Drop River Race (Craft & Game)

Time: 11:00am-2: 30pm

Organization: Oakville Museum-Oakville Historical Society

Age: 3yrs and up

Phone: (905) 338-4400

Address: Oakville Museum, 8 Navy Street (Activity Room 2)

Cost: Free

Tour Oakville’s First Post Office

Time: 11:00am-3:00pm

Organization: Oakville Museum-Oakville Historical Society

Phone number: (905) 338-4400

Address: Lakeside Park, Navy Street

Cost: Free

What About Water? Exhibit

Time: 11:00am-3:00pm

Organization: Oakville Museum-Oakville Historical Society

Phone number: (905) 338-4400

Address: Oakville Museum, 8 Navy Street (Exhibition Room)

Cost: Free

The Underground Railroad: Next Stop Freedom! (Multimedia Presentation)

Time: 11:30am-12:00pm, 12:30pm-1:00pm & 1:30pm-2:00pm

Organization: Oakville Museum-Oakville Historical Society

Phone number: (905) 338-4400

Address: Oakville Museum, 8 Navy Street (2nd Fl. Exhibit Room)

Cost: Free

Family Day Skate in the Square

Time: 1:00pm-3:00pm

Organization: RBC-Downtown Oakville

Description: Music, entertainment, treats, skating and fun for the whole family

Address: Towne Square, Lakeshore Road

Cost: Free

Family Day Skate

Time: 3:00pm-5:00pm

Organization: Councilors Pam Damoff & Cathy Duddeck

Description: Free Family Day skate with Councilors Damoff & Duddeck

Address: Oakville Arena, Rebecca Street

Cost: Free

Family Day-Winter Fun

Time: 12:00pm-4:00pm

Organization: Bronte Creek Provincial Park

Description: Weather permitting—Outdoor skating, toboggan hill, multi-purpose trails/cross country ski trails. Children’s farm and play barn. Spruce Lane Farmhouse.

Phone number: (905) 827-6911

Address: Bronte Creek Provincial Park, 1219 Burloak Drive

Cost: Free

 

Burlington Family Day Events:

Family Day at Joseph Brant Museum: Monday February 16th, from 11:00am-4:00pm. Admission is $10.00 per family.

Families can test their competition skills outside while they play ‘Snow Spoon’ and ‘Snow Snake’, and get creative in the ‘Snow Art Gallery’. Families can also warm up and enjoy hot chocolate and popcorn by the open fire (weather permitting). Inside the Museum, enjoy movies, fun and games in the ‘Heaps of Fun’ exhibit; explore the ‘Everything but the Kitchen Sink’ exhibit and play the Then & Now Game; and have fun in the Discovery Gallery where families can make a special framed keepsake to remember Family Day 2015 at Joseph Brant Museum.

Joseph Brant Museum is located at: 1240 North Shore Blvd. If you want more information you can contact Brianne Crites at (905) 634-3556 or brianne.crites@burlington.ca

Family Day—Winter Fun: Monday February 16th, from 12:00pm-4:30pm. Admission is $16.00 per car.

Spend time with your family skating on the Olympic size outdoor rink, cozy up beside a camp fire with a cup of hot coffee or hot chocolate. If tobogganing is more your thing…that is also available. B.YO.toboggan. If there’s enough snow you can also cross country ski or snowshoe. For more information visit www.OntarioParks.com and click on Ski Report. Between 12:00pm-4:00pm you can visit the Park Store/Snack and Rentals Area. Visit with the Park Rangers who will have activities and displays that will be fun for the whole family.

Bronte Creek Provincial Park is located at: 1219 Burloak Drive.

Family Day Fun Skate: Monday February 16th, 4:00pm-5:00pm. Admission is free.

Join MPP Eleanor McMahon for a Family Day Fun Skate. Enjoy a special performance by Burlington’s novice NEXXICE Synchronized Skating team and warm up with a complimentary cup of hot chocolate.

The event takes place at Midway Recreation Centre located at: 4015 Mainway.

Milton Family Day Events:

Family Day at the Milton Veladrome—Mattamy National Cycling Centre Community Opening Celebration: Monday February 16th, 10:00am-2:00pm. Admission is free.

Tour the facility, see track cycling demos, try family fitness classes and workout in the fitness center, participate in family-friendly sports in the gym and visit the walking, jogging and training track. The first 1,000 visitors will receive a free water bottle.

The event takes place at the Milton Veladrome located at: PanAm Blvd.

Family Skating: Monday February 16th, 9:00am-10: 50am & 1:30pm-3:20pm. Admission $11.00 per family (max of 4 with at least 1 adult), additional $2.25 for additional family member.

Located at the Milton Sports Center, 605 Santa Maria Blvd. For more information call: (905) 875-5393.

 Family Swim: Monday February 16th, 10:00am-11:00am. Admission $11.00 per family (max of 4 with at least 1 adult), additional $2.25 for additional family member.

 Located at the Milton Sports Center, 605 Santa Maria Blvd. For more information call: (905) 875-5393 ext. 2600.

Family Swim: Monday February 16th, 10:00am-11:00am. Admission $11.00 per family (max of 4 with at least 1 adult), additional $2.25 for additional family member.

 Located at the Milton Leisure Center, 100 Main Street East. For more information call: (905) 878-7946.

 

Mississauga Family Day Events:

RBC Family Skate Day!: Monday February 16th, 10:30am-4:00pm. Free Admission to Skate, rentals not included.

Pleasured skaters, hockey players, first-timers are invited to bundle up, lace up and come out for a spin on the ice. It’s fun for the whole family! Join RBC at the Huron Park Recreation Centre from 10:30am-12:00pm, Mississauga Valley Community Centre from 12:30pm-2:00pm or at the Clarkson Community Centre from 2:30pm-4:00pm.

For more information contact Katie Brewda at: (905) 615-4017 or email: katie.brewda@mississauga.ca. You can also visit the RBC website at: http://www.rbc.com/familyday

Family Day at the Museums of Mississauga: Monday February 16th, 1:00pm-4:00pm. Free Admission.

Free Family Day activities at two of the Museums of Mississauga locations. Come celebrate Family Day at the Museums of Mississauga, Bradley Museum and Benares Historic House. Activities include guided tours, historic demonstrations, children’s crafts and more!

For more information contact Kelly Kubik at: (905) 615-4860 ext. 2110 or email: Kelly.Kubik@mississauga.ca

2015 Family Day Extravaganza!!: Monday February 16th, 10:00am-4:00pm. Admission $12.00

Join Mississauga Kids for a busy day of family shows and activities. Don’t miss the main event, President’s Choice SuperDogs! The adorable acrobats will amaze all ages with their tricks. The event is hosted by Q-Mack, who will perform dazzling basketball tricks, juggling, magic, balancing acts and is joined by Canadian Beatboxing Champion, J-BOX, the master of 300 sound effects! Safari Science will bring reptile friends from around the world for 3 interactive family-friendly shows. Plus you can experience hours of fun in the Kids Zone, complete with bouncy castles, crafts, characters, puppet shows, games, face painting and more.

Located at: The Mississauga Convention Centre, 75 Derry Road West. For more information contact Melanie at: (905) 582-4054 or email info@mississaugakids.com. You can also visit the website at: www.familydaymississauga.com

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