Category Archives: Adventures in Parenting

My personal accounts of our day to day encounters, explorations and expeditions in and around the Kamloops area.

Matt Macintosh in The Cube until June 24

Matt Macintosh

falsevoid

April 8 to June 24, 2017

Artist Talk: Matt Macintosh in conversation with Craig Willms // Thursday, May 25, 6:00 pm

THE CUBE

Matt Macintosh video still from Pe(l)t, 2015. Courtesy of the Artist

Kamloops–based artist Matt Macintosh’s multi-channel video installation, falsevoid, explores the relationship between mysticism and culture, drawing on recent projects that address strategies for intercultural exchange and the role of signs, symbols and practices in relation to identities, cultures and discourses. For this project, Continue reading Matt Macintosh in The Cube until June 24

Spring Break 2017

You’ve come to the right place to check out what’s going on in Kamloops during Spring Break with your family! Read below for some ideas:


Lil’ Monkey’s Treehouse

Head to Lil’ Monkey’s Treehouse with your kids ! Open daily until 4:30 pm, you can sip a coffee in peace while the kids burn off excess energy!

http://www.lilmonkeystreehouse.com/


Spring Break Activities at the BC Wildlife Park

Learn about BC’s wild creatures during spring break! Enjoy several animal feedings, ride the Wildlife Express Miniature Train and maybe even earn a pin!

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March 18th & 19th
10:00 am to 3:30 pm – Wildlife Rangers Pin Collectors Club
11:00 am to 3:30 pm – Wildlife Express Miniature Train – $1/person (cash only)
11:00 am – Raccoon Feeding
1:00 pm – Porcupine Feeding
2:00 pm – Bobcat Feeding

March 20th to 24th
10:00 am to 12:00 pm & 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm – Wildlife Rangers Pin Collectors Club
11:00 am to 3:30 pm – Wildlife Express Miniature Train – $1/person (cash only)
11:00 am – Raccoon Feeding
1:00 pm – Porcupine Feeding
2:00 pm – Bobcat Feeding

March 25th & 26th
10:00 am to 3:30 pm – Wildlife Rangers Pin Collectors Club
11:00 am to 3:30 pm – Wildlife Express Miniature Train – $1/person (cash only)
11:00 am – Raccoon Feeding
1:00 pm – Porcupine Feeding
2:00 pm – Coyote Feeding

March 27th to 31st
10:00 am to 12:00 pm & 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm – Wildlife Rangers Pin Collectors Club
11:00 am to 3:30 pm – Wildlife Express Miniature Train – $1/person (cash only)
11:00 am – Raccoon Feeding
1:00 pm – Porcupine Feeding
2:00 pm – Coyote Feeding

April 1st & 2nd
11:00 am to 3:30 pm – Wildlife Express Miniature Train – $1/person (cash only)
11:00 am – Raccoon Feeding
1:00 pm – Porcupine Feeding
2:00 pm – Bobcat Feeding

Park Hours & Rates

http://www.bcwildlife.org/


March Break at the BIG Little Science Centre

Saturday March 18 to Saturday April 1

Join us for science activities and fun, from Tuesday to Saturday!

Daily: from 10am to 4pm

Exploration Room with over 140 different hands-on activities to try out.

Construction Days: LEGO! Megablox, MagNext and more!

Building materials will be out all day for creative constructions.

Daily special shows: at 11am & 1:30pm

Saturday March 18: Build a Vehicle Activity, ALL DAY LONG

Using materials provided, follow/create a design to make your own vehicle to keep.

Tuesday March 21 to Saturday March 25:  Super Static Electricity Show

An interactive, fun show that introduces static electricity, explores how it works and produces static in many ways, including using van de Graaff generators. Is it time for your science centre hair-do?

Tuesday March 28 to Saturday April 1:  Awesome Magnetism Show

This Awesome Magnetism Show is an interactive, fun show that explores magnetism and gives you some magnetic magic tricks to try out at home! 

http://blscs.org/


Spring Break Activities at the Canada Games Aquatic Centre



Chapters Kamloops

Chapters in Kamloops is offering FREE events during Spring Break! Check out the schedule below:

https://www.facebook.com/ChaptersKamloops/?fref=ts

Western Canada Theatre Presents: The House at Pooh Corner

KamloopsParents.com is giving away a pair of tickets to see Western Canada Theatre’s production of “The House at Pooh Corner”!  Please comment below for a chance to win. Contest will close February 28 at 9:00pm. For another chance to win, please comment on the following post on Facebook:

CONTEST ALERT: Like, share and comment below for a chance to win a pair of tickets to see Western Canada Theatre's "The…

KamloopsParents.Com 发布于 2017年2月27日

Written by AA Milne
Adapted by Kim Selody, from the play by Bettye Knapp

For Ages 3-8 – This magical production immerses young audiences Continue reading Western Canada Theatre Presents: The House at Pooh Corner

Spring 2017 Parent-Child Mother Goose Schedule

Monday

April 10- June 12 at 10:00-11:00am at Gemstone Care Centre, 1955 Tranquille Road. Registration begins Tuesday March 7 th at 10:00am 778-470-2596 EXT 109. (This is an intergenerational Mother Goose program)

April 3- June 5 at 10:30-11:30am at Kamloops Library. 100-465 Victoria St. Registration begins Wednesday March 15th at 10:00am (in-person preferred) 250-372-5145.

Tuesday

April 11-May 30 at 10:00-11:00am at the Kamloops Aboriginal Friendship Society, 125 Palm St. Registration begins Tuesday March 7 th at 9am 250-376-1617

April 11- May 30 at 10:00-11:00am at Savona Elementary, 600 Tingley Street, to register please call 250-373-2520

April 11- May 30 at 6:00-7:00pm at Juniper Ridge Elementary, 2540 Qu’Appelle Boulevard. Registration begins Tuesday March 14th @ 9am at www.eventbrite.ca

April 11 – May 30 at 6:00- 7:00pm at South Sa-Hali Elementary, Continue reading Spring 2017 Parent-Child Mother Goose Schedule