What’s going on in Cape Breton for children and families during the March Break, March 12-20?
Registration for all March Break and Summer Camps is on until March 9th.
Kids ‘N’ Crafts – 9am to noon March 14-16 – Ages 7-10 – Tuition $60. Tuition fee includes all supplies.
Working With’ Clay March 15-18 – 9am to noon Ages 10-14- Tuition $75, includes all supplies.
Drawing & Cartooning – Mar 14-17 – 1-4pm – Ages 10 & up – Tuition $60, includes all supplies.
To register or for more information phone 539-7491
Cape Breton Centre for Craft and Design, 322 Charlotte Street, Sydney
March Break Activities at Two Rivers Wildlife Park
Kick-off March 12th 6:30-9pm – Coasting Party with Free Sleigh Rides!
1 km Wildlife Trail & Petting Zoo open daily 10 am – 4 pm.
Free Sleigh Rides Daily 1-3 pm
Canteen Services 1-3 pm upstairs in Admin. Bldg. Hot Dogs, Hamburgers, Beverages
Fill out a ballot to win a family pass for a year!
Park admission: 4 & under free, Youth/Seniors $4.50, Adults $6.50
Albert Bridge Community Winter Carnival March 10-15th
Friday, March 11th
6:30 p.m. Grand Opening
Albert Bridge Fire Hall
Opening Parade—Bring a flashlight
Hot Dogs, Cake and Hot Chocolate.
Kids Dance Downstairs
Age 12 and under
Admission: food donation. Music donated by Bobby Burke. Munchies provided.
Saturday, March 12th
8:30 a.m. –11:30 a.m.
Pancake Breakfast, Riverside School,Hornes Road
$4.00 per person, Tickets available at the door.
Accepting donations for District 1 Food Bank.
Monday, March 14th.
10:00 a.m. To 1:30 p.m.
Coasting and Animal Visit, Hanson’s Farm, Trout Brook Road
Hot Dogs and Hot Chocolate, Admission: food donation
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m, Bonfire At the Fire Hall
Roasting Hot Dogs, Hot Chocolate
Friends of Mira Provincial Park Winter Festival
Brickyard Road, Albert Bridge
Cross-country skiing, snow shoeing, snow sculptures, ice fishing, canteen facilities
For more info: 577-8065 or [email protected]
ACAP Cape Breton Day Camp
March 14-18 – 9am-noon – $8 per day or $30 for the week; family rate is $12 per day or $60 per week for 2 children.
ACAP’s Centre for Sustainable Communities, 582 George St., Sydney. 567-1628
A week of eco arts and crafts, games and nature!
Expose Yourself at the Southend Community Centre
Youth ages 16 and up can perform music to an audience free of charge. Donations at the door.
For more info: [email protected]
Free Family Skate @ Centre 200, Sydney
Saturday, March 12 – 11:30-3pm
For information contact [email protected] or 563-2497
Free Family Skate @ Sydney Mines & District Community Centre
147 Legatto Street, Sydney Mines
March 15th 11:30am-1pm
Bring a food donation for the food bank
[email protected] or 563-2497
March 17th Johnny Miles Family Skate 1pm
Donations for the food bank welcome.
Family Skate at New Waterford Rink
March 13th 3-3:50pm, free admission, helmets encouraged
March 19th – 3-4pm
[email protected] or 563-2497 for more info.
Free Family Skate @ Bayplex, Glace Bay
March 16th Noon-1pm
[email protected] or 563-2497
Free St. Patrick’s Day Family Skate @ Dominion Arena
March 17th 4-6pm Helmets encouraged
Day Camps March 12-20, 2010
Discover Skiing or Snowboarding, for kids aged 6 and up.
9:30am to 2:30pm. $55 per day or $100 for two days or 3 days for $135. Lunch is unsupervised – lift & rental not included ~ One day lift is $12, one day rentals $12.
YMCA Cape Breton – Sydney Location
Day Camp 11am-4pm Daily; for 5-12 year olds
Check your local YMCA for details on day camps in your area.
March 15-17th. Check your local Library branch for March Break Fun.
March 18th at McConnell Library, Sydney – PJ Movie Night 6:30pm
NFB Short Films with a winter theme
Do you know of an event I’ve missed? Let me know and I’ll add it to the list. Thanks!