Join us on Friday, October 7, 2016 for The Amazing Chase hosted by KiSS Morning’s Nesta & Drew – the third event in the 2016 #SeriouslyAdult fundraising series. Gather a team of family and friends (maximum 8 people per team) and join us at the Children’s Museum to participate in a mix of mental and physical challenges to be the quickest team and win The Amazing Chase! With great prizes, a cash bar, and food, everyone will have a chance to tap into their inner child at this event.
From now until September 5, join us for Kids Celebrate! – a travelling exhibition that plunges guests into the midst of 12 celebrations that bring families together throughout the seasons in Canada’s many cultural communities. Discover the dances, foods, decorations, and costumes that make each of these holidays memorable. Through creative activities, roleplaying, and interactive challenges, guests can explore the lively traditions that build ties between generations while helping to pass down collective cultural values.
Make a positive impact on a child’s future today! From June 1 – 30, each dollar donated* to the Children’s Museum via givingchallenge.ca automatically earns the Children’s Museum a chance to win a $10,000 donation. The more you give, the more chances the Children’s Museum will have in the grand prize draw on Canada Day! (*Minimum $3 donation required.)
Join us on June 5 from 11:00AM to 3:00PM for a Mathletics pop-up station at the Children’s Museum. There will be interactive activities including live demos, a spinning prize wheel and a museum-wide scavenger hunt to get kids excited about math! Teachers receive a free two-week trial to explore Mathletics in their classrooms, and parents get a promo code for 10% off the purchase of a home subscription.
It’s Canada’s birthday! Come join us at the Children’s Museum on July 1 from 11:00AM to 3:00PM to cool off and spend some time creating your very own Canadian beaver puppet. Learn some fun Canadian facts and celebrate Canada’s 149th birthday.
The Children’s Museum’s extended summer hours begin on July 1 and run until September 5, 2016. Join us daily from 9:30AM to 6:00PM all summer long!
The Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) will be hosting the Discover Giving Festival on April 30 from 10:00AM – 2:00PM at the Children’s Museum. Join us along with other Winnipeg-based charitable organizations as we showcase the gift of giving to families with children of any age.
Attention adults – #SeriouslyAdult was made for you! The next event in this fundraising event series is the Murder Mystery on Friday, October 16. In an intense world of deception and intrigue, you must rely on your wit and intuition to catch a killer. Assume the role of detective and discover clues, examine evidence, question suspects, and consider motives. Will you have what it takes to solve the mystery before it’s too late?
Support the Children’s Museum and SAVE! Thursday, September 17 is Hudson’s Bay Giving Day. Purchase your Hudson’s Bay Giving Day event ticket for $5.00 – the proceeds of which will be donated to the Children’s Museum – and SAVE 10-20% OFF* throughout the store all day long!
Hands-On Harley-Davidson™ is ready to hit the road! Developed by the Betty Brinn Children’s Museum and on display for the first time in Canada, this educational travelling exhibition illustrates science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) concepts through a one-of-a-kind visitor experience that lets kids Dream It!… Build It!… and Ride It!
Attention adults – #SeriouslyAdult was made for you! The next event in this fundraising event series is the Friendly Feud on Friday, June 19. Gather a group of friends and guess the top answers to “Survey Says” in this friendly, game show-style competition. With fun challenges, a cash bar, and of course, a chance to play in the Children’s Museum’s galleries after dark, everyone will have a chance to tap into their inner child at this event. Tickets on sale now!