Shows and Activities at the BIG Little Science Centre for April 2017: Star Month!

The BIG Little Science Centre is open year round: Tuesday to Saturday.

The Exploration Room is open 10am to 4pm, with over 140 different exhibits to enjoy.

Special shows and activities run at the centre: daily July/August, and Saturdays in the school year.

All activities are included with the standard entry fee, unless otherwise stated.

Saturday April 8: Super Static Electricity Show at 11am & 1:30pm

An interactive, fun show that introduces static electricity, explores Continue reading Shows and Activities at the BIG Little Science Centre for April 2017: Star Month!

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Kamloops to Host Award-Winning Concert Band from Holland

Winkler Prins Harmonie is an award-winning concert band formed bystudents, teachers and alumni of the Winker Prins Veendam school in Veendam, Holland.  They have toured and participated in music festivals in Switzerland and Hungary, and recently in Liberec in the Czech Republic.  They toured in Western Canada previously in 2000.  Winkler Prins Harmonie formed in 1977.  As part of its fortieth anniversary celebration, the band is touring Western Canada with stops in Maple Ridge, Kelowna, Kamloops and Alberta.  Their repertoire covers a wide variety of genres, including arrangements of film music, musical theatre, pop and classical music and, traditional band music.  These highly skilled and entertaining musicians will impress lovers of wind ensembles with their polished musicianship.

Kamloops Community Band is pleased and proud to host Winkler Prins Harmonie in concert on Wednesday, April 26, 7:00 pm at the Continue reading Kamloops to Host Award-Winning Concert Band from Holland

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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

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CONTEST: Win a Pair of Tickets to see Oddball and the Penguins at the Kamloops Film Festival!

KamloopsParents.com is giving away a pair of tickets to see the family friendly film “Oddball and the Penguins” which will be  featured at the Kamloops Film Festival on March 4th at 12:00 pm at the Paramount Theatrel! Please comment below for a chance to win. Contest will close March 2 at noon. 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 the family-friendly film "…

KamloopsParents.Com 发布于 2017年3月1日

The Middle Island off the coast of Australia is home to hundreds of little penguins. Unfortunately, foxes have found the island and are drastically reducing the number of penguins. As the population shrinks, the Island stands to lose its penguin sanctuary status and is
set to become a whale watching spot for tourists. In the hopes of saving their seaside town, Swampy, an eccentric chicken farmer, teams up with his granddaughter to train their mischievous dog, Oddball, to protect the penguins. Once the population stabilizes, the success is quickly dampened when Swampy cannot find Oddball on the Island.

“THE PENGUINS ARE CUTE, BUT THE BIG FLUFFY SHEEPDOG Continue reading CONTEST: Win a Pair of Tickets to see Oddball and the Penguins at the Kamloops Film Festival!

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