Ukrainian Shumka Dancers Matinee Series (Friday, March 15th at 10am & 1pm at the Jubilee Auditorium) – Introduce your little ones to Ukrainian Shumka dancing with these matinee performances for only $15 per person.
Edmonton School of Ballet Presents The Magic of Musicals (Saturday, March 16th & Sunday, March 17th at 4pm at the Jubilee Auditorium) – This show features dancers ages 3 to adult as well as songs from The Sound of Music, Oliver, Annie and other favourite musicals.
Yarmarok 2013 – Pre-Easter Bazaar (Saturday, March 16th & Sunday, March 17th at Ukrainian Youth Unity Complex) – Be sure to check out all of the fun activities that you can take part in for only a $5 admission! Activities include Ukrainian dancing, a children’s penny carnival that includes a petting zoo and colouring contest, baked goods and more!
St. Patrick’s Day Fairy Festival (Sunday, March 17th from 11am-3pm at John Janzen Nature Centre) – Spend the afternoon learning all about fairies and leprechauns. Other activities include interacting with some visiting animals from the Edmonton Valley Zoo, going on a scavenger hunt, doing a science experiment, and more!
Bouge de là performs L’atelier (The Studio) (Sunday, March 17th at 2pm at The Arden Theatre) – Get there early to enjoy the free pre-show activities before enjoying a performance featuring dancers exploring an art studio and producing amazing results.
WEM Attractions Presents Playtime: Easter Crafts with Chapters (Tuesday, March 19th from 10am-12pm at West Edmonton Mall) – Bring your toddlers to this free event that lets the little ones make their own Easter decorations.
“We’ve Got Rhythm” – Tours For Tots (Wednesday, March 20th from 10am-11am at the Art Gallery of Alberta) - Bring your 3-5 year old and explore rhythm in art.
If you’re still looking for things to do, check out some of our regular listings:
Winter City Saturdays and Sundays (Saturdays and Sundays at City Hall and Churchill Square) - Take part in fun winter activities that include free ice skating, giant winter chess, family street hockey and more.
T.A.L.E.S. Tellaround (Every 2nd Monday at 7pm at Parkallen Community Hall) – Every second Monday night from September to June, gather at the Parkallen Community Hall and enjoy traditional storytelling.
Playradise (Wednesdays from 9:30am-12pm at The Park Church in Sherwood Park) – Do you live in Sherwood Park? Check out this free indoor playground for children ages 0-5 accompanied by their parents/grandparents/caregivers.
See a movie with your newborn/infant in a baby-friendly environment with the Stars & Strollers features (held in Edmonton on Wednesdays & Thursdays). Also be sure to check out Cineplex Family Favourites where you can see favourite family movies (this week is The Indian In The Cupboard) Saturday mornings for $2.50/ticket at select theatres.
Times, locations and details are subject to change. Please ensure that you confirm details with event organizers/websites prior to attending.
This has been my last event listing for Urban Infant magazine. Thank you to everyone who has allowed me to help them plan their weeks! ~ Kjristen