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Family Fun Calendar


October 2022

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday
1
Orange Shirt Days @ the Manitoba Museum with FREE admission to galleries, planetarium and science centre, Oct 1 & 2
2
The WSO Concerts for Kids presents Alligator Pie today at 2:00 at the Centennial Concert Hall! Pre-concert fun begins at 1:00pm
3
Mini Mondays at the Children’s Museum, offers theme-based fun for pre-schoolers and their caregivers! Activities and story time at 11am and 1pm
4
Six Pines Haunted Attractions for all ages, Oct 1-31
5
Winnipeg Jets vs. Calgary Flames (Pre-season) at Canada Life Centre
6
Fort Whyte hosts Sunset Goose Flights, a spectacular sight! Sept 21-Oct 23
7
Michael Buble performs at the Canada Life Centre tonight!
8
The Winnipeg Blue Bombers VS the Edmonton Elks at IG Field
9
Canada Life Free Sundays@WAG- Theme-based family fun
10
Happy Thanksgiving! Celebrate everything we are grateful for today with family and friends.
11
It's International Day of the Girl! Let's celebrate all the wonderful girls in our lives!
12
Culture Days Manitoba -Three weeks of free arts and culture events for all ages and abilities, Sept 23 - Oct 16
13
Visit your local library branch today with the kids to borrow books, audiobooks and more! All with you free library card!
14
MTYP presents The Velveteen Rabbit at MTYP at The Forks, Oct 14-23 for ages 3 & up!
15
Manitoba Moose vs the Ice Dogs at Canada Life Centre, Oct 15 & 17
16
Dalnavert Museum hosts a Haunted House Tea Party, Oct 16, 23 & 30 at 11:00am
17
Mini Mondays at the Children’s Museum, offers theme-based fun for pre-schoolers and their caregivers! Activities and story time at 11am and 1pm
18
Plan a Taco Tuesday and have fun making tacos for dinner. They might be beef, chicken, fish or veggie tacos.
19
Go through your children's winter boots, snowsuits and accessories to make sure they all fit and are in good condition. Now is the time to be organized for winter weather and not panic when the snow and cold arrive.
20
The Wiggles Big Show Tour at Centennial Concert Hall.
21
Join a class as a family. It might be a fitness class, martial arts, yoga or cross fit. Attending as a family is fun!
22
Take the kids to the Children's Museum to explore the galleries and play together. So much to see and do!
23
Plan a Sunday Fun Day and visit a museum, play place, bowling alley, swimming pool or wall climbing for a great time together.
24
Mini Mondays at the Children’s Museum, offers theme-based fun for pre-schoolers and their caregivers! Activities and story time at 11am and 1pm
25
The WSO presents Home Alone, Oct 25 & 26. The orchestra will play the music live while the attendees watch the movie! What fun!
 26
Bake a batch of cookies or cupcakes with the kids and have them decorate with icing and sprinkles
 27
It is always a good day to declutter a closet or two and pack up outgrown clothes and household items to donate to a worthy charity like the Salvation Army or Goodwill.
 28
It is always a good day to declutter a closet or two and pack up outgrown clothes and household items to donate to a worthy charity like the Salvation Army or Goodwill
 29
Register for the Halloween Howl event at the Children's Museum tonight, 6pm-9pm!
30
Iowa Wild at Manitoba Moose, 2:00 p.m. at Canada Life Centre
31
Happy Halloween! Stay Safe on your trick or treat travels!
       




November 2022

Sunday

Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday
1
Talk to your kids about donating half of their Halloween candy to the Children's Hospital for kids that could not go out for Halloween.
2
Get your tickets to PTE's Bad Parent. An honest no holds barred portrait of young parents trying to find their way, Nov. 2-20
3
Winnipeg Jets vs Montreal Canadians at Canada Life Centre
4
Plan a Friday Game Night with the family! Order or make pizza and play a classic board game together.
5
Winnipeg Belly to Baby Expo, 10am-3pm at Greendell Park Community Centre (75 Woodlawn Ave). The Winnipeg Belly to Baby Expo is a fun, free, interactive day for expectant and new families
6
Start your Holiday Craft Sale engines! Lindenwoods Craft Sale today at 414 Lindenwood Drive West.k
7
Mini Mondays at the Children’s Museum, offers theme-based fun for pre-schoolers and their caregivers! Activities and story time at 11am and 1pm
8
Read a book together at breakfast or dinner. Everyone reads a few pages or a chapter. This is a great way to foster literacy and love of reading.
9
Kids have gone back to school so why not surprise them with a special note and treat in their lunch!
10
Volunteer as a family at a local soup kitchen or Christmas Cheer Board.
11
Remembrance Day - a day to talk to you kids about the sacrifices that our veterans have made and those that continue to protect us in Canada and around the world!
12
How are your kids doing in school? Volunteer at school to get an insider view and connect better with teachers and administrators
13
Canada Life Free Sundays@WAG
14
Mini Mondays at the Children’s Museum, offers theme-based fun for pre-schoolers and their caregivers! Activities and story time at 11am and 1pm
15
Set up a puzzle and work on it together as a family. Puzzles teach patience and persistence! Start with easy ones and progress to more difficult ones.
16
Head to your local library branch to take out books, audiobooks, music and more! Library cards are still free!
17
Start your holiday planning today! We will be into the busiest month of the year in two weeks!
18
TGIF! Plan a Friday Night Game night to bring your family together after a busy week!
19
Head to the Manitoba Museum for a morning or afternoon of family fun exploring the galleries, science centre and taking in a planetarium show
20
Visit Fort Whyte or Oak Hammock Marsh today to enjoy a nature hike and outdoor exploration. Both have weekend events for families.
21
Mini Mondays at the Children’s Museum, offers theme-based fun for pre-schoolers and their caregivers! Activities and story time at 11am and 1pm
22
Winnipeg Jets vs. Toronto Maple Leafs at Canada Life Centre tonight!
23
Signatures Handmade Market at RBC Convention Centre, Nov 24-27
24
Disney on Ice - FIND YOUR HERO at Canada Life Centre, Nov 25-27
25
It's going to get really busy, really fast as December approaches. It's OK to say no to some events and invitations.
26
Manitoba Moose vs Grand Rapids at Canada Life Centre
27
Visit the Children's Museum today and take in the holiday exhibit of the Eaton's Fairy tale Vignettes as well as all the galleries and family fun
28
Winnipeg Blue Bombers vs. BC Lions at IG Field
29
Winnipeg Comiccon, Oct 28-30 at RBC Convention Centre
30
Head to Fort Whyte for family Orienteering Adventure and Storytelling by the Fire from 1-3pm
   

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