Dates: Saturday, March 25 – Sunday, April 2, 2017
Time: 11:00AM – 3:00PM (unless otherwise specified)
Included with the price of museum admission
Get moving this Spring Break with a visit to the Children’s Museum! With new heart-pumping activities, special guests, crafts, and more each day, join us from 11:00AM – 3:00PM daily to dance, run, jump, fly, discover, move, and explore this Spring Break!
Saturday, March 25: Move!
Let’s kick off Spring Break at the Children’s Museum! Move with the Garden City Collegiate Reality Check dance team and learn some new hip hop moves! Also explore music and motion with the Manitoba Conservatory of Music and Arts programming. It’ll be a great day to get moving.
Craft: Sticker Play
Sunday, March 26: Jump!
Jump into action this Spring Break. Join Innovative Martial Arts interactive demonstrations and learn some new moves.
Craft: Movement Fish
Monday, March 27: Fly!
Fly away with us and join special guests Wildlife Haven Rehabilitation Centre as they explore the movement of flight with their feathered friends. Make your own Paper Glider and take off through the museum galleries.
Craft: Paper Gliders
Tuesday, March 28: Discover!
Discover movement with hands-on experiments and activities led by Let’s Talk Science. Move through the Tricky Train inflatable obstacle course and make your very own Movement Dice to take home.
Craft: Movement Dice
Wednesday, March 29: Explore!
Explore nutrition with the Child Nutrition Council of Manitoba’s interactive booth and learn about healthy eating. Join Prairie CrossFit’s exciting CrossFit Kids activities that will make your heart pump. Get moving with games and activities and make some bubble wrap fruit art.
Craft: Bubble Wrap Fruit & Vegetables
Thursday, March 30: Run!
Run, jump, and fly with Niibin, the Canada Summer Games mascot and number one super fan. Get ready for the Canada Summer Games with heart-pumping activities led by educators from Fit Kids Healthy Kids. Jump into the Fit Kids Healthy Kids free play Motion Zone with awesome equipment and organized games.
Craft: Balloon Tennis Rackets
Friday, March 31: Dance!
Let’s dance! Learn some new dance moves with the Royal Winnipeg Ballet’s creative movement workshops from 11:30AM – 12:30PM and 1:30PM – 2:30PM. Share your love of dance with us, and make your own Bell Music Shakers and Ribbon Sticks to use in your own dance routine!
Craft: Bell Music Shakers and Ribbon Sticks
Saturday, April 1: Stretch!
Namaste – stretch, breathe, relax, and join us for some playful movements. Cathy Spack, certified YogaKids instructor from Calm ‘n Sense Yoga For Kids, will lead two sessions of family-friendly yoga at the Children’s Museum (Yoga Session #1 at 11:00AM and Yoga Session #2 at 1:00PM). Craft your own Yoga Pal and enjoy a relaxing day.
Craft: Yoga Pipe Cleaner Pal
Sunday, April 2: Play!
Play at the Children’s Museum as we prepare to go back to school. Make some music with your very own Paper Bag Maraca.
Craft: Paper Bag Maraca
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