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Weekend Wrap Up – September 29-30, 2018.

Weekend Wrap Up – September 29-30, 2018.
September 27, 2018 Amber Rohal

The Weekend Wrap Up is your weekly resource for everything family-friendly happening in your area. Spend this gorgeous weekend with your favourite people in your favourite neighbourhoods! 








Let your kids explore their creativity at the Michaels Kids Club. Choose from two projects designed specifically for your little maker’s age range. $2, ages 3-8 or $5, ages 6+, supplies are included. This week you’re creating Owl-trageous Crafts!


What can you build? Come to create with our library LEGO! Drop in. Children 5 and under must bring an adult.


It’s Sat-ART-Day, so grab your friends and family and drop into Tansley Woods BPL to create some art using supplies from the Loose Parts table.


It’s time for Springridge Farm’s Harvest Festival! Weekends beginning Saturday, Harvest Festival activities include A Professional Puppet Show, wagon ride to the 5-acre Corn Trail, Boo Barn, Spiderweb Climber, Farm Yard Pipe Slide, Access to the Fun Farm Yard.


Join TERRA greenhouses for their annual Fall Fun Fest and Paint-a-Pumpkin at all 5 locations (Vaughan, Milton, Hamilton, Waterdown & Burlington)! This FREE event includes a corn maze, selfie station, corn boil, fall-inspired workshops and more!


Grab the popcorn! It’s Family Favourites Movie time at Cineplex. For only $2.99 a person, you can take the fam to watch the award-winning book adaptation and heart-warming movie Wonder.


Or, if you prefer, visit the Brant Hills, New Appleby or Aldershot branches of the BPL and watch a Family Flick at 2:00 p.m.


Indigo Bookstore is leading the way with the new Hot Wheels® Sto & Go Playset! Plus, decorate and take home your very own die-cast vehicle! Don’t forget to drive by our reading station featuring Wimpy Kid and Narwhal.


Oakville Fire Department invites you to celebrate the kickoff of Fire Prevention Week! Enjoy the free activities: hot dog BBQ, bucket truck demonstrations, rescue demonstrations, fire safety games, smoke room simulator, Sparky the fire dog, inflatable air rides, antique fire truck, junior firefighter challenge, burn tower, along with various safety display booths.


Join The Black Swan for family funday Saturday, Sept 29th from noon to 4 pm. FREE buffet for all. Face painting, karaoke, balloon twisting creations, & our clown will be keeping everyone entertained! Be sure to come on in and meet our new owners!


It’s a great afternoon to visit the Central library and be part of Eco-Explorers! Whether we take a stroll outside or bring the outside in, come for hands-on activities and crafts to learn about the world around us.









Burlington Art Gallery Open StudioThe Art Gallery of Burington is a favourite spot of ours, especially on Sundays when they open up their Creative Hub for a free, drop-in creative arts class. Kids use all mediums to create mini-masterpieces, and volunteer artisans are there to help guide and support.






Pick Your Own Apple OrchardsSundays are the perfect time to pick apples and now pumpkins! Check out our Guide to Apple Farms here, or get your buns to MERRY FARMS for this, their opening weekend, and SAVE 50% OFF your admission by telling them you’re part of the Active Parents tribe! WOWZAH!




Get Back to Nature with a free, guided hike with the Royal Botanical Gardens. Each week there is a new meeting place, and a new path to explore.




Have a blast this weekend, and remember, if you found a new family event because of Active Parents, please tell your friends about our page! And tag your pictures with #thingstodoinburlon and #activeparentsca to be featured on our social media!


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