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March Break 2022

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Brandon at Queen's Square | March 4, 2022

Play, squish, sing, explore! This March Break we've got activities to suit anyone from Teen Trivia Nights to Virtual Folk Concerts to challenging STEM programs. Come and join the fun! All programs are virtual and require registration. Search for an event in our online calendar for registration and more information.

Bucket Drumming with Chris
Saturday, March 12 at 10:30
Let your inner rhythm out and learn some basic drum rudiments. Buckets, sticks, and music sheets will be available. Further details with registration.

Family Crafternoon with The Gallery Staff
Sunday, March 13 at 1:30
Bring the whole family and get crafty with us! Together we will read a story, look at some artwork from our current exhibition, and make something special using materials commonly found at home.

  Monday
March 14
Tuesday
March 15
Wednesday
March 16
Thursday
March 17
Friday
March 18
10:00 Baby & Me Stories & Stretches STEAM Storytime Totstime Music & Motion
11:00 Dough Rae Me     Picassos @ Home  
1:00 Harmoni-CAN!
(ESQ Space Force, Gr. 1 &2)
Pulley to the Rescue!
(ESQ Space Force, Gr. 3 & 4)
Judge a Book
(ESQ Space Force, Gr. 4 & 5)
Making Mem-ories
(ESQ Space Force, Gr. 5 & 6)
Code Conjuring
(ESQ Space Force, Gr. 7 & 8)
2:00 Lofty the Magician Penny Pom Pom Virtual Folk Concert Virtual Storytime with an
Ice Queen
Virtual Visit to the
Toronto Zoo
3:00 Build it! Smash it! Design & Code with Cospaces Super Stuffy Show & Share Design & Code with Cospaces The Encanto Experience
    7:30PM
Teen Trivia Night,
Marvel Universe Theme
  6:30PM
Teen Trivia Night,
Disney Theme
 

All programs are virtual and require registration. Search for an event in our online calendar for registration and more information.

Harmoni-CAN!
Monday at 1:00PM, Grades 1-2
Campers will learn about sound and pitch by building their own harmonica from simple craft materials! Further details with registration.

Lofty the Magician
Monday at 2:00PM
Laugh along with silly tricks, audience interaction, and Harvey the bunny.

Built it! Smash it!
Monday at 3:00PM
Build it up and smash it down! Discover the world of engineering, in the most exciting way imaginable.

Pulley to the Rescue!
Tuesday at 1:00PM, Grades 3-4
Campers will learn about different forces and the engineering cycle by designing and building their own rescue device with a pulley system! Further details with registration.

Penny Pom Pom
Tuesday at 2:00PM
A interactive musical show focusing on creativity and self-empowerment.

Design & Code with Cospaces
Tuesday and Thursday at 3:00PM
Always wanted to make your own 3D game or immersive story? Now you can with Cospaces EDU. Use your own computer. Further details with registration.

Teen Trivia Night, Marvel Universe Theme
Tuesday at 7:30PM
See how well you know your Marvel universe. Families welcome.

Judge a Book
Wednesday at 1:00PM, Grades 4-5
Investigate whether it’s possible to judge a book by its cover using artificial intelligence! By making a game in Scratch, we will compete against a computer to see who is better at guessing the genre of a book. Further details with registration.

Virtual Folk Concert
Wednesday at 2:00PM
Musical fun with award-winning singer/songwriters Ginalina, Elena Moon Park, and Sonia De Los Santos.

Super Stuffie Show & Share
Wednesday at 3:00PM
Get your favourite stuffed animal or toy ready because it's show time! Join us for a story, games and more! Share your favourite things about them and make a fun accessory for your character from materials found at home.

Making Meme-ories
Thursday at 1:00PM, Grades 5-6
Participants will learn how different programming languages work together to create the structure and functionality of a webpage. Using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, participants will code to create a website that allows them to make customized memes. Further details with registration.

Teen Trivia Night, Disney Theme
Thursday at 6:30PM
Test your Disney knowledge in this virtual trivia night. Families welcome.

Virtual Storytime with an Ice Queen
Thursday at 2:00PM
Dress up as your favourite royal character for an enchanting time.

Code Conjuring
Friday at 1:00PM, Grades 7-8
Have you ever wanted to know everything about the person watching your magic tricks? In this coding activity, campers will code a new magic trick in Python which will allow you to do that and more! Further details with registration.

Virtual Visit to the Toronto Zoo
Friday at 2:00PM
Explore the Indio-Malaya region and meet the animals with zoo staff.

The Encanto Experience
Friday at 3:00PM
Join the family Madrigal and find the magic in our Encanto inspired program! Just remember --don't talk about Bruno!

Stop-Motion Animation with Dan
Saturday, March 19 at 10:30
Learn tips for setting up and making stop motion animation, try out claymation, cut-out animation, pixilation, and other fun animation styles. Further details with registration.

Join the STEAM Club at the Old Post Office
Email emclaughlin [at] ideaexchange.org (subject: STEAM%20Club%20%40%20OPO) (Emily) for details or visit our ReadSquared page for registration.

All programs are virtual and require registration. Search for an event in our online calendar for registration and more information.