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October Top Six for Families

  1. Lights of the North Chinese Lantern Festival: Aug 31- Oct 14 at Red River Exhibition Park- specially designed light artwork depicting Manitoba, Canada & Chinese icons and symbols illuminated by millions of LED lights and using various common items such as plates, cups and saucers, medicine vials, plastic bottles and ping-pong balls. Entertainment and more

  2. Visit the Manitoba Museum to enjoy their new exhibit Hockey: The Stories behind the Passion. It's a hands-on exhibit that the whole family will love!

  3. Donate gently used outgrown Winter Coats to United Way's Koats for Kids. They collect all sizes of children's winter outerwear, from infant to toddler to youth. Gently used winter jackets must have a working zipper and be machine washable (no leather or dry clean items).

    They also collect Ski Pants, Boots, Hats, Scarves, Mittens. Bring them to either Hair Do Zoo location or to your local Fire/Paramedic station. You can also organize a winter wear charity drive or volunteer for Koats for Kids too!

  4. Mini Mondays begin at the Children's Museum. Bring in our toddler for great theme based fun and crafts, story time at 10:00 and 1:00; free with admission. Also... you must visit their travelling exhibit Castle Builder only here until October 21st

  5. Take your little one to MTYP's Comet in Moominland where a miniature universe of mysterious forest, caves and seas come to lifer. Oct 12-28 at MTYP at the Forks. For ages 5+

  6. Head to the Zoo in Assiniboine Park to see the animals as well as the X-Treme Bugs exhibit. These giant Animatronic Bugs are cool and they will only be around until October 31st.

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