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December 2022

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Saturday
    1Get your holiday engines started! December is here! Start decorating your home and yard. 2
MTYP presents A Charlie Brown Double Bill @MTYP at the Forks, December 2-23
3
Canad Inns Winter Wonderland at the Red River Ex Park, 3977 Portage Ave., Dec 2-Jan 7
4
WSO Concerts for Kids presents A Flicker of Light on a Winter's Night, 2pm with activities at 1pm at the Centennial Concert Hall
5
Head to the Children's Museum for Mini Monday between 10am & 2pm. Theme based activities and stories at 11am & 1pm
6
Winnipeg Jets vs. Florida Panthers @ Canada Life Centre
7
Why not volunteer as a family at a soup kitchen or Christmas Cheer Board this month?
8
Santa has arrived at most shopping malls so enjoy watching your kids talk to Santa about their holiday wishes
9
Plan a Friday Game Night with the family. Play something everyone will enjoy and order or make pizza to top of the evening
10
Visit a museum today! The Manitoba Museum, Children's Museum, Royal Aviation Museum and Dalnavert offer interesting galleries and experiences.
11
Dalnavert Museum hosts a Teddy Bear Tea Party, Dec 10 & 11, 17 & 18. Register for 10am, 12:30pm or 2:30 pm
12
Head to the Children's Museum for Mini Monday between 10am & 2pm. Theme based activities and stories at 11am & 1pm
13
Let the kids help decorate the house for the holidays. We are not full steam ahead to Christmas, Chanukah and Kwanzaa
14
Have you booked your kids into winter break camps? There are many to choose from this year. Check out this issue for ideas
15
Bundle up and take the family on a winter walk in the neighbourhood
16
Make some homemade gifts like cupcakes, cookies or bread loaves to give to friends, teachers and family this holiday season. The kids can help and everyone loves homemade goodies!
17
Dalnavert Museum hosts a Teddy Bear Tea Party, Dec 17 & 18.Register for 10am, 12:30pm or 2:30 pm
18
Chanukah or Hannukah, the Jewish Festival of Light begins tonight and continues for 8 nights in total
19
Head to the Children's Museum for Mini Monday between 10am & 2pm. Theme based activities and stories at 11am & 1pm
20
Winnipeg Jets vs. Ottawa Senators @ Canada Life Centre
21
Royal Winnipeg Ballet presents Nutcracker at Centennial Concert Hall Dec 21-28
22
Don't miss taking the kids to see the beloved Eaton's Fairytale Vigniettes on display at the Children's Museum until Jan 8th
23
T'was the night before Christmas eve. and you have just 24 hours to get those last-minute gifts! Go, Go, Go!
24
Christmas Eve - a time to slow down and enjoy the company of family and friends.
25
Merry
Christmas
to all!.
26
Boxing Day...Shop 'til you drop or not!
27
Winnipeg Jets vs. Minnesota Wild @ Canada Life Centre
28
It's a great day to get outside with your kids and build a snow fort or snow person! Kids love when parents participate!
29
Help the kids plan a puppet show or play with dolls and stuffies. It can be based on a favourite book or TV show!
30
It's Friday... a great day to for a Family Game Night. Pull out a game that everyone can play, order or make pizza and have a blast!
 31
New Year's Eve....
Gather with family and friends to welcome 2023!


January 2023

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Monday

Tuesday

Wednesday

Thursday

Friday

Saturday
1
Happy New Year!
It's going to be great year!.
2
Today is the last day of winter break. Plan a fabulous day of family fun... tobogganing, skating, or building a snowman or snow fort!
3
Back to School today for most kids! Send something special in their lunch today... a note, a special treat to surprise them!
4
Last few days to see the 2022 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity - The World's Best Ads at the WAG until Jan 7
5
Take the family to your local library and borrow books to enjoy over the month! Library cards are still FREE!
6
It's Friday... a great day for a Family Game Night. Pull out a game that everyone can play, order or make pizza and have a blast!.
7
It's the last weekend to visit the Children's Museum to see the Eatons's Fairytale Vignettes! The galleries are open for family fun so enjoy it all
8
Winnipeg Jets vs. Vancouver Canucks @ 2:00, Canada Life Centre
9
Head to the Children's Museum for Mini Monday between 10am & 2pm. Theme based activities and stories at 11am & 1pm
10
Get the kids back into the homework routine. Some prefer homework right after school and some prefer to do it after dinner. What ever works!
11
If you are planning a spring break family trip you should book it now. They book up quickly!
12
Understanding Childhood Anxiety Workshop, 5:00-7:00 p.m. @KIDTHINK, 407 Graham Ave
13
Winnipeg Renovation Show, Jan 13-15 @RBC Convention Centre
14
Visit Fort Whyte and enjoy their program Sod House Homesteaders 12-4pm and Storytelling by the Fire from 1-3pm
15
WSO Concerts for Kids presents Melodius Prime vs. the Boyz of Noise @ 2:00 p.m. with activities at 1:00, Centennial Concert Hall
16
Head to the Children's Museum for Mini Monday between 10am & 2pm. Theme based activities and stories at 11am & 1pm
17
Bake a batch of cookies or cupcakes with the kids and let them ice and decorate! Baking together is great way to work on math skills.
18
Check in with your kids' teachers to see how the new semester is going.
19
It's a great day to go through closets and drawers and to find gently used clothing, toys and household items to donate to a charity.
20
MTYP presents It's Okay to Be Different, a show of puppetry and music for ages 3-8; Jan 20 - 29 at MTYP at the Forks
21
Visit a museum today! The Manitoba Museum, the Children's Museum, The Royal Aviation Museum, Dalnavert or the Railway Museum are all great places to explore
22
Manitoba Moose vs. Texas Stars, 2:00 @ Canada Life Centre
23
Head to the Children's Museum for Mini Monday between 10am & 2pm. Theme based activities and stories at 11am & 1pm
24
How about planning a Taco Tuesday! Have all the ingredients ready to go and let the family build their own tacos for dinner.
25
Mid-Canada Boat Show & Sale, Jan 25-29 @RBC Convention Centre
26
Set up a puzzle where the whole family can work together to build it. Start with easy ones and progress to harder ones. Trade with other families!
27
Why not purchase a membership to a museum, nature centre or the zoo for unlimited family visits? It's great value!
28
Volunteer at your children's school to get an insiders view on the staff and administration. Schools need volunteers!
29
It's Sunday Funday. If the winter weather is pleasant take the kids skating, tobogganing or skiing. Dress for the weather and fill a thermos with hot chocolate.
30
Head to the Children's Museum for Mini Monday between 10am & 2pm. Theme based activities and stories at 11am & 1pm
31
Here comes February and winter festivals like the Festival du Voyageur!
       



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