The latest fun things families can do this coming weekend ... virtual events, and suggested activities.
June is Recreation Month
- June 2 to 30, 2021
Enjoy the outdoors this summer safely by participating in fresh air activities with members of your household, or join the city of Brampton for free online events and self-guided activities! More
Unlock Confidence & Happiness through Healthy Living
- Thursday, June 3rd, 2021 @ 11:00 am
Combat the challenges this "new reality" has brought upon us. An incredible Health Experts share their strategies and tactics to keep you and you children striving through these uncertain times! Special guest Melissa Bernstein from Melissa & Doug Toys will also be speaking at this event! More
Free Virtual Programming Workshop by Nat's Robotics
- Saturday, June 5th, 2021 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Learn how to program a robot that responds to user input in a browser-based simulator, then play with your creation! This virtual workshop, presented by Nat's Robotics Academy, will introduce concepts of procedural programming and practices. More
Celebrate National Health and Fitness Day!
- Saturday, June 5th, 2021 — all day
Join us on Saturday, June 5, as we celebrate National Health and Fitness Day! Enjoy a variety of FREE, fun virtual fitness classes that are sure to get you moving. More
Free Virtual Family Days At Gardiner Museum
- Sunday, June 6th, 2021 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
- Gardiner Museum
A free virtual Family Day activity with art educator Sam Hill. This week, we’re making 3D pots out of paper, followed by a reading of one of our favourite art storybooks. More
CBC Kids Kindie Class Of 2021
- Ongoing to June 1st, 2021
If you have a little one graduating kindergarten this year, get your photos ready! CBC Kids Kindie Class of 2020 is back, just in time for graduation 2021! Submit photos of your kindergarten grads between May 27 and June 1 to be included in the ceremony. Then watch live, on June 19 at 1:00 p.m. ET. More
Harbourfront's School At Home
- Until June 25, 2021
Get inspired and express yourself through dance, drama and music activities! You’ll get to play with textures, make your own marionettes with objects you can find around the house, bust a move, sit around the virtual campfire and sing, and much more. More
Woof Walk 2021
- Now until December 31, 2021
- Virtual Event
We know dogs LOVE to walk, and you LOVE your dog. So please join us in the first ever Woof Walk Challenge! The goal of this virtual event is to log 150 km, 250 km, 500 km, 750 km or 1000 km with your dog (or in support of dogs) between now and December 31, 2021. More
Treetop Treeking is now Open!
Ready to get your summer started with a fun and COVID-safe outdoor adventure? Most Treetop Trekking parks are re-opening this Thursday, May 27th ― the only exception is the Huntsville park which opens on June 5th! The Brampton Park in particular is a huge adventure park that features 6 aerial courses, ziplines, and plenty of activities for kids ages 9+. Book now as spaces are limited. More
Treewalk Village for Kids is now Open!
It's the ultimate tree house adventure. Children and the young at heart can let their imagination lead the way while exploring our magical tree house villages! More
Hit the Beach!
Temperatures are soaring this weekend and City of Toronto Beaches are re-opening this Saturday, June 5! Here's the list... More
Netflix for Kids in June
Check out the new line-up for kids on Netflix in June. Many shows kicked off on June 1. More
If you've missed the ROMKids Shows on Tuesdays, you can still catch up on episodes! Special ROM experts talk about everything from dinosaurs to mummies, citizen science to water equity. There are even crafts, art projects and science experiments. Fun for toddlers, and perfect for kids. View all episodes here.
June 4 is National Cheese Day ... a day for celebrating all things cheese related. Kids can't seem to get enough of the dairy confection so here are 10 fun (and cute!) ways to serve up cheese! More
Make your own doughnuts to celebrate one of the sweetest holidays of the year: National Doughnut Day! On Friday, June 4, doughnut-lovers can express their love for doughnuts. We've rounded up 10 incredible recipes to try! More
Plan Ahead for Father's Day
Looking for creative ways to celebrate Father’s Day this year? We're giving you a few ideas to make it your best Father's Day celebration ever. More
Share Your Art with Pillars of Change!
This project is open to all ages and abilities – adults and children alike. Once you’ve personalized your Pillars of Change artwork, share your creations for the chance to see them displayed in large-scale formats such as digital billboards in busy Toronto locations. Go to the PARTICIPATE page to learn how you can download free customizable artwork. More
Check out Goodnight Zoo
The Toronto Zoo is offering a new free series for kids called Goodnight Zoo, aimed at sharing the Zoo's favourite stories about nature and the environment. Each Thursday, families can tune in for virtual animal-inspired bedtime stories read by one of the Toronto Zoo staff, every Thursday night. More
Colour the BSM
In celebration of the Bata Shoe Museum's birthday in May, they've released a special set of colouring sheets inspired by footwear featured in their anniversary book, The World At Your Feet. A great activity for the entire family! Make sure you download the sheets today and get colouring! More
Dinos and Friends
Life-size dinos will be heading to Hamilton this coming May. Dinos and Friends, a socially distanced, fully contactless drive-thru comes to Lime Ridge Mall - now scheduled from June 19 to July 4. Visitors will experience animals from 65 million years ago, and even a few from today! More
Mega Wheels Drive Thru Event
Go on an EPIC trip with the Mega Wheels Drive-Thru experience, that takes guests through a 2.5km course filled with massive displays featuring Monster Trucks, rare Custom Cars, Classic Cars, Antique Tractors, Military Vehicles, a Halfpipe Skateboarding Showdown and so much more! Taking place from June 11 to 20. More
Together Apart, Summer Cirque
Canada's first ever physically distanced, COVID-safe Cirque Event is coming to Markham Fairgrounds this summer. Together Apart, Summer Cirque will bring guests together safely while also keeping them apart for the first live show in over a year! More
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Looking for a fun way to spend your summer? Join our summer day camps at Camp Tournesol! You will experience a week of exhilarating Fun in French! Our camps are offered for kids ages 4-12 and in multiple campuses around the GTA! Don't want to attend in person? We're also offering Virtual camps this summer. Visit our website to find out more. More info