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Monday, February 15, 2016

Family Day Fun in Grey-Bruce

Grey-Bruce | by Robyn Garvey  

Activities and events scheduled throughout Grey-Bruce for Family Day.

The Grey-Bruce region has plenty of Family Day activities!

The Town of Hanover is hosting a variety of indoor and outdoor activities at the P&H Centre and the Director of Recreation, Sherri Walden, it'll be lots of fun.

Various children's games and craft sessions begin at 10 AM on Monday, then there's horse drawn wagon rides at 11 AM.

There's also youth snow volleyball, winter activities and live entertainment.

At 12 PM hockey fans can cheer for the Grey-Bruce Falcons, the Western Junior 'C' Hockey League's Hanover Barons and other local squads.

There's a free swim, skate and carpet bowling event at 1 PM.

Mayor Sue Patterson and Town Councillors will also attend many of the P&H Centre's Family Day events to greet residents as part of the Mayor's Levy.

In the Municipality of Brockton, officials begin Family Day with a community breakfast at the Walkerton Community Centre.

The facility will boast indoor and outdoor activities, including: children's games, horse drawn wagon rides, a big bonfire and free hot chocolate.

And don't forget your skates!

There's also a free skate from 11 AM until 1 PM in Walkerton, too.

Cobble Beach in Georgian Bluffs is also hosting Family Day events on Monday, with ice hockey, an obstacle course and other various outdoor winter games.

According to Cobble Beach's website, there's also snowshoeing and outdoor skating, a bonfire with s'mores and fun festival food.

Grey Roots Museum and Archives near Rockford is hosting a Family Day Pajama Party from 11 AM until 4 PM for children.

Meaford is hosting free family-friendly events at the Meaford Arena.

Public Skating goes from 9 AM until 11 AM, then there's a Groove Dance Party with Tyler Boyle at 11 AM, and the Meaford library has activities from 12 PM until 2 PM.

The Town of Collingwood is partnering with the Healthy Kids Community Challenge, the YMCA and Environment Network to host its February Family Jam at Central Park.

Did we miss your Family Day event? If so, send us an email with all the details and information to [email protected]


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