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SUPER SPEECH BUBBLES

Celebrate I Love to Read Month by making some speech bubbles you can use over and over again! Materials Dowels Cardstock Packing Tape Markers Scissors Washi Tape Dry Erase Marker Directions Draw a speech bubble on a piece of cardstock. Use the scissors to cut it out. Cover the entire front of your speech bubble […]

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LOVE LOCAL: SPARK CREATIVE LEARNING IN MANITOBA

Source: heho.ca Manitoba’s Festival du Voyageur starts Friday, February 12 and there’s plenty of remote and outdoor activities for everyone! Take in a remote concert, tour all the impressive snow sculptures, try a new French-Canadian recipe or order a take-home meal, and don’t forget the Festival Kids Zone, with colouring pages, voyageur songs, an activity […]

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LOVE LOCAL: SPARK CREATIVE LEARNING IN MANITOBA

Source: Manitoba Parks Manitoba Parks has announced that they will again offer free entry to provincial parks throughout the month of February so Manitobans and visitors can take advantage of the many winter activities available in the parks. Vehicle permits are not required in any provincial park in February. There are groomed trails in provincial […]

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LOVE LOCAL: SPARK CREATIVE LEARNING IN MANITOBA

Source: A Maze In Corn Enjoy the challenge of A Maze In Corn‘s snowy winter maze, admire the snow carvings and buildings, slide down Snow Mountain, warm up by a bonfire, be brave and try their giant luge run, try a variety of snow games, and of course, a cup of hot chocolate. (Weather- and […]

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LOVE LOCAL: SPARK CREATIVE LEARNING IN MANITOBA

Source: Oak Hammock Marsh Explore frozen Oak Hammock Marsh on snowshoe this winter and look for animal tracks in the snow or catch a glimpse of the elusive jackrabbits and snowy owls. A self-guided trail has been developed with multiple signs explaining what you are looking at in the Marsh. Snowshoes come in adult and […]

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JUMPING, SKIPPING SNOW SHAPES!

It’s just a hop, skip, and a jump through snowy shapes! Roll the dice and get moving as you explore different shapes and types of movement! Materials Paper  Ruler Pencil Crayons Scissors Tape Stick Bowl Directions Use the ruler to trace four squares on a piece of paper. These squares should be in a straight […]

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LOVE LOCAL: SPARK CREATIVE LEARNING IN MANITOBA

Manitoba Parks presents a free Cougar Cafe Zoom webinar this weekend, with information about all things cougars! Join wildlife biologist Bill Watkins as you uncover the mysterious life of cougars in Manitoba. Learn to correctly identify this species, where it lives and travels in North America, and how to protect yourself in the event you […]

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LOVE LOCAL: SPARK CREATIVE LEARNING IN WINNIPEG

The Forks’ Arctic Glacier Winter Park is now open! Walk or skate the beautiful Arctic Glacier Winter Park, day or night. Lights and music greet you along the tree-lined paths. Currently only the Canopy rink and portions of the trail are open for skating. All lit areas are open for walking. More skating trails will […]

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ALL ABOARD: WE’RE GATHERING STEAM

Explore seasonal science with the Ontario Science Centre this winter, with new at-home activities celebrating the best of the season. Turn your kitchen into a laboratory as you grow crystal snowflakes, make fireworks in a jar and mix up a batch of holiday-inspired play dough. Suit up in your warmest gear and explore biodiversity in […]

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LOVE LOCAL: SPARK CREATIVE LEARNING ONLINE

Source: Facebook The 22nd annual #CPHolidayTrain is back. And this year, its first—and only—stop is your home! Although the Canadian Pacific train might look a bit different this year, they’re keeping the spirit of Christmas alive with a virtual concert via Facebook Live on Saturday, December 12 to raise money for food banks across North […]

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