Instead of our usual get-out-and-about Weekend Wrap-Up, here at Urban Parent, we want to share some great at-home activities to help you and your family make the best out of this unique global situation. This is also a call to action to share the positivity—please brighten everyone’s day with a picture of your little ones doing something fun or share ... Read More »
From Pirates to Superheroes, the Great Outdoors to the Party in the Kitchen, this weekend has it all in stores, museums, and shows! 1. Myths, Legends: Pirate Adventures! Set sail to Canada’s largest and oldest maritime museum, the Maritime Museum of the Atlantic! Enjoy your adventure of themed and historical activities, games and crafts…and if you dare, endeavour to make ... Read More »
Wowza Woosles, Carnivals, Free Skates & International Women’s Day! Urban Parent has Saturday to Monday covered! 1. On Saturday from 10-12 at Woozles on Birmingham Street in Halifax, party with Princess Elizabeth—you know, the one who prefers a paper bag over a ball gown? Join in and celebrate 40 years with the Robert Munsch classic! This is a family ... Read More »
Discover this weekend with science, puppets, wintery fun, and learning code! 1. With a featured exhibit that’s the talk of the town, a full schedule of science shows, and an exciting mix of full dome films and live star shows, there’s no better time than March Break to visit the Discovery Centre! Dig into the Dexter Construction Zone, learn to ... Read More »
Break out into the winter day or night and celebrate cinema, cold nights, educators, and fashion! 1. Make this Friday night Movie Night! Pack the family up and head to Alderney Landing for the Reel Family Movie Night. This month’s feature is SHREK. Concessions are available for purchase but the movie is totally FREE and starts at 7. 2. Take ... Read More »
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