Out & About: Family Day 2014 on the North Shore

Snow PicHey Mamas! Lots happening on the North Shore for families this upcoming Family Day Monday, including special animal encounters, mountain festivals, magic shows, family swims and more!  See you out there with your little ones!


Family Day at Maplewood Farm

Come out to Maplewood Farm on Monday February 10th, 2014 for the following three fun events:

10:00 am – 3:00 pm $5.00 Pay as you go Pony Rides will be available. First come, first serve. Ages 3 and up.

1:15 pm Milking Demonstration with Lima the Jersey Cow

2:00 pm Maplewood Farm Behind the Scenes (Spaces are limited and must be reserved)


Family Weekend at Cypress Mountain (all weekend long)

Click the link above to see a VERY list list of what’s happening at Cypress Mountain for families this weekend.


Family Day at Grouse Mountain (Peak of Vancouver)

Highlights include:

BC Residents access the mountain for 50% off on Family Day.

8 – 10 am – Pancake Breakfast by donation

10 am – 4pm – Complimentary family photo & family scavenger hunt

11:00 am, 2 pm, 3:30 pm – Meet Cleo, Barn Own ambassador

12:30 pm – Book ready with Janet Love Morrison (Radar the Rescue Dog) & meet real live rescue dogs!

1 & 3 pm – Complimentary guided snowshoe tour (rentals available at Fireside Hut)

2-3 pm – Win a prize at the Global BC Puck Shoot Out


Family Snow Day at Mount Seymour (10:00 am – 2:00 pm)

Free tobogganing & $10.00 off Snow Tubing for the first 200 people who show a Playcard or Mt. Seymour season pas

If you are not among the first 200 people, there is still 25% off tubing all day for northvanrec Playcard holders & Mt Seymour season pass holders.

Free hot chocolate, popcorn and s’mores by outdoor fire pits, and free arts and crafts in the yurt.

Games, music and prizes.

Head up to Mt Seymour on the shuttle (free on Family Day) or drive up.


Children’s Magic Show at North Van City Library

4:00 – 4:45 pm, Monday, Feb 10th. North Van City Library, 120 West 14th Street.

Children’s Magic Show with Matthew Johnson. Everyone’s welcome to join a fun magic show at the library. Matthew Johnson blends magic, juggling, music and comedy in ways that’s fun for all ages.


Family Day Events at Community Recreation Centres

Free Family Swim and Skate Sessions

9:30-11:00am    Family Skate  HJ

11:30am-1:00pm    Public Skate HJ

12:00-3:00pm    Public Swim  HJ (Slide from 1:45-2:30pm)

1:30-3:00pm      Public Skate  HJ

More Family Day Activities

9:15am-12:30pm Toddler and Me
McDougall Activity Room
1 child $3.75; sibling $2.25

9:30am-11:30am Parent & Tot Open Gym Drop-in
JBCC, Gymnasium
$1.00 per person

10:00-11:00am Zumba 8yrs&up
Delbrook, Tamarack Room
$2.00 per person
Please pre-register

1:00-5:30pm $1 Parent & Tot Open Gym
Ron Andrews
$1.00 per person

1:30-4:00pm Table Tennis 7yrs&up
JBCC, Shoreline Room
$1.00 per person

1:30-3:30pm Mermaid Swim
Ron Andrews
$2.00 per person

1:30-4:00pm Open Gym 6yrs&up
JBCC,  Gymnasium
$1.00 per person



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