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Family Fun Calendar
Put on some music and have a dance party! Could be inside or outside
Head outside and have the kids create art with sidewalk chalk. Make a hopscotch game and play together.
Read a book together as a family. Choose a book that everyone can read.
Monday is a great day to create a scavenger hunt. It could be inside or outside
Teach the kids how to do the laundry. Make it fun.
Have the kids write a letter to a friend or family in another city. Having a Pen Pal is a lot of fun!
Have the kids paint a window with washable paint or markers to thank the essential workers keeping our city and province going.
Plan a board game night with your family. Make or order pizza to celebrate the day!
Start each day with an attitude of gratitude. Every family member says 3 things they are grateful for!
Watch a classic movie with your kids that you watched as a child.
Plan a Picnic in the living room. Have the kids organize the vent from the food to the activities.
Set up a Jigsaw puzzle and work on it together. Puzzles teach patience and persistence.
Have a Baking Day with the kids. They love to help or learn how to bake cookies, cupcakes or brownies.
Adopt a new family member from the Humane Society or Rescue Shelter. It is a great time to do this if you have been thinking about it for a while.
Head outside for a family walk around the neighbourhood. You could create an outdoor scavenger hunt to make it really fun
Saturday is Pancake Breakfast day. Let the kids help make the pancakes - chocolate chip, banana, blueberry. Use what you have!
Check in with family, friends and neighbours to see if anyone needs anything.
Help the kids Plan a Puppet Show. Decide the story, create the puppets and go!
Take a tour of the Manitoba Museum online. They have some great ideas to do also
Do a family workout together. There are so many workouts on YouTube. Find something fun for everyone to do.
Have a family makeover day! Do each other's hair, nails and make up just for fun. Spa treatments and shoulder massages are welcome too!
Visit the Winnipeg Art Gallery online and check out their DIY craft ideas.
Set up a group Facetime or Zoom with other families to keep in touch.
Go to the Zoo online! They are hosting creature features to teach you about the many animals at the Zoo.
Happy Victoria Day! Have the kids do some research to learn who is Victoria and why we celebrate her on this day
the Winnipeg Public Library
at home with activities, reading suggestions
Go for a car ride and pick up food from a drive through. How about an ice cream cone!
It's a great time to Plant a Garden. Garden centres are open and a planting a garden will feel so good! Let the kids help!
Now is a great time to go through closets and drawers to find clothes, toys and household items in good condition to donate to a worthy local charity.
We have been through a lot but stay positive and get outside for a walk, rollerblade or bike ride as a family.
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