From crafts to sports, the County of Huron has lots of activities for your family during the week of March 11-15 in recreation and culture facilities, pools and arenas. Find active and interesting camps in your neighbourhood or a specialty camp for the athlete or artist.
WEEKLY DAY CAMPS
March Break Theatre Week at the Livery – For age 12+ / Registration $100
A week of theatre at the livery … workshops on vocal technique, how to approach a script, movement, improvisation, scene study, learning to love Shakespeare with Emily Johnston. www.thelivery.ca – 519-524-6262
YMCA Day Camp - March Break Madness
An exciting week jam-packed with games, competitions, trivia and fun with friends.
Members $110/week or $30/day | Non-Members $125/week or $35/day
9am – 4:30pm; before/after camp care – 8am-9am: 4:30pm – 5:30pm (no cost)
Register online www.ymcaswo.ca
FULL ONE-DAY CAMPS
NORTH HURON – March Break Mania (suitable for youngsters 4-10 years of age)
Monday, March 11/13: Candy Land Day – 8:30-5pm / $35 – skating, lunch, swimming, games, qualified leaders
Tuesday, March 12/13: Glow-in-the-Dark Bowling - 8:30-5pm / $40 – 2 way bus transportation, bowling, swimming, craft, qualified leaders
Wednesday, March 13, 2013 – Easter Bunny Day - 8:30-5pm / $35 – skating, lunch, swimming, games, qualified leaders
Thursday, March 14, 2013 - Pirates & Princesses – 8:30-5pm / $35 – skating, lunch, swimming, games, qualified leaders
Friday, March 15, 2013 - St. Patrick’s Day Party – 8:30-5pm / $35 – skating, lunch, swimming, games, qualified leaders)
Phone 519-357-1208 or email email@example.com
EXETER: Monday 11th – Ringette Bunny Fun Day – 9am-4pm (SHRC)
EXETER: Tuesday 12th – Green Camp for Kids (ages 6-12) $30/child – skating, snow shoeing & crafts (team-oriented)
EXETER: Wednesday 13th – Bingo (ages 10 & under) – 11 -12:30 – $2/child | South Huron Day Camp (ages 6-15) 8am-5pm … bingo, skating, snacks, crafts, physical activity – $30/day
EXETER: Thursday 14th – 3 on 3 Hockey Tournament for Atom, Pee Wee & Bantam Divisions – $200/team
CREDITON: Friday 15th – Fun Day in Crediton – 10am – 3pm – crafts, lunch, snacks, games $10/childFREE PUBLIC SKATING
FREE PUBLIC SKATING
WINGHAM: Monday – Friday (11th-15th) 11:30 – 1p.m. – North Huron Wescast Centre
BLYTH: Monday (11th), Wednesday (13th) – 1pm. – 3p.m. – Blyth Arena
BRUSSELS: March 12-15 1:30-3:00 | Shinny 3-4:30 – Brussels Arena
EXETER: Tuesday (12th) 2-4pm | Wednesday (13th) 12:30 – 2p.m. | Friday 12-2:30pm – South Huron Recreation Centre
EXETER: Parents & Tots Tuesday -1-2pm, Wednesday 10-11am - South Huron Recreation Centre
EXETER: Shinny Hockey – early morning until 4pm – $8/person/hour … call staff for availability 519.235.2833 – South Huron Recreation Centre
HURON PARK: Friday (15th) 5:15 – 6pm – Stephen Arena
HURON PARK: Parents & Tots Monday (11th) 4-15 – 5pm – Stephen Arena
WINGHAM: March Break Swim at North Huron Wescast Community Complex
WINGHAM: Monday 11th – Friday 15th – 1p.m. – 3p.m. | Cost: Ages 0-5 yrs Free | 6 – 17 $3.50 | 18+ $4.50
HURON EAST: March 11-15 – 1:30 – 3:30 | Vanastra Rec Centre
MARCH BREAK PHASE HOCKEY TRAINING CAMP
WINGHAM: 2006-2003 and 2002-1998 | Cost: Players $400 no meal plan or $450 includes meal plan
Goalies $300 no meal plan or $350 includes meal plan. Information/reservation contact:
Kory Green 1-226-339-1327 firstname.lastname@example.org
GODERICH: March 9, 2013 – 1:00 PM – 4:30 PM, Huron County Museum, 110 North Street - 519-524-2686
Come Play A While…Toys You Loved! – Revisit childhood memories and enjoy toys from across Huron County donated by and on loan from boys and girls; old and young; neighbours, friends and family.
HURON COUNTY LIBRARY
CLINTON: Saturday, March 9, 2013 – 10am-2pm – Make n’ Take Crafts – “Crown” craft to coincide with March Break activity theme “Visit the Queen” | 519.482.3673
SEAFORTH: Monday, March 11 – 1pm-2pm – Young Artists Workshops – Finger paint art, Printing with Veggies, collage | ages 6-12 | Registration required. FREE program. | 519.527-1430
CLINTON: Monday, March 11 – 1:30 pm-3pm – “Visit the Queen – Masked Ball” princes and princesses of all ages are invited to a masked ball and theatrical entertainment at the castle with the Queen. Attire can reflect Medieval times. Mask craft included. | 519.482.3673
GODERICH: Monday, March 11 daily until Sunday, March 17, 10am – 8p.m – Make n’ Take Crafts – Open to children of all ages, but children under 12 must be accompanied by an adult. Contact the branch for more details | 519-524-9261
WINGHAM: Tuesday, March 12, 2013 – 10:30am-12pm – Wingham Young Artists Workshop – $3/youth, Learn about different types of art media from a local art group | 519.357.3312
WINGHAM: Wednesday, March 13, 2013 – 2pm – Reptile Kingdon – $3/person or $8/family .. hands-on event with some amazing reptiles such as snakes, lizards and scorpions! | 519.357.3312
HENSALL: Thursday, March 14, 2013 – 1pm – 2pm Explore finger paint and collage. ages 6-12 years. Registration required. FREE program. | 519.262.2445
CLINTON: Thursday, March 14, 2013 – 1:30pm-3pm – “Visit the Queen, Visit the Faire” The Faire is at the castle! Join in the fun and check out the carnival booths. Test your skills at the games.
BRUSSELS: Thursday, March 14, 2013 – 1:30pm – March Break Storytelling and Magic – fun, games and magic for children 5 and up. Registration Free.
GODERICH, Friday, March 15, 2013 – 2:30pm-3:30pm – Paper Bead Making Workshop – create bracelets, necklaces or 3D art. Free Program open to children and adults | 519-524-9261
CLINTON: Friday, March 15, 2013 – 10:15am-11:15am - “Visit the Queen” Tales with the Queen – o ye maidens and young men, the Queen will be leading songs and telling stories from the castle. | 519.482.3673
WINGHAM: Saturday, March 16, 2013 – 10:30 am-12 noon – Felt Finger Puppet Workshop, ages 7 & up, artisan Ruth McLean leads you in the creation of a one-of-a-kind puppet. Registration required. FREE program. | 519-357-3312
CLINTON: Saturday, March 16, 2013 – 10am – 2pm – Make n’ Take “Dragon” craft.
OTHER SPECIAL EVENTS
BLYTH: Tuesday, March12th at 2pm. Queens Bakery Royal Tea. Come dressed for a royal occasion, children of all ages.
BLYTH: Tim Holland (The Puppet Tamer) back by popular demand Saturday March 16th, 11am & 3pm (Kids Shows) 8pm (Adult Show) Tickets are $5. Blyth Memorial Hall, Blyth Legion Fundraiser | 519-523-9300
HENSALL: “EXPLORE ICE” THIS MARCH BREAK at IceCultures – have fun…find adventure…learn something new…support a great cause! Cost of the 90 minute tour is $14 per person or bring a group of 12 and only pay $12 each. A portion will be donated to The Ontario Association of Food Banks (OAFB).
During March Break they are offering scheduled plant tours from Friday, March 8 to Sunday, March 17.
Call Karen at 519-262-3500 / 1-888-251-9967
ZURICH: Huron Ridge offers workshops for “little gardeners” for only $5 a child which includes supplies and a snack. Check out this link for more details: http://www.huronridge.ca/pdfs/spring_break_workshops.pdf