The Family Day long weekend is fast approaching. Parks, Recreation and Environment has put together fun, family friendly activities in celebration of this family oriented holiday.
On Sunday, February 8, come down to Oliver Woods from 9:30 am to 12:00 pm for Family Play Day. Activities include fort building, puppet making, gym games, a scavenger hunt and more. Tickets to Family Play Day are $12 per family of 5 or $3 each (children 2 years and younger are free) and can be purchased at Beban Park, Bowen Park and Oliver Woods Community Centre.
On Monday, February 9, Nanaimo Ice Centre (NIC) and Nanaimo Aquatic Centre (NAC) will feature skating and swimming activities for the family to take part in. At NIC, enjoy two offerings of Everyone Welcome Skates (12:00 pm to 1:30 pm and 1:45 pm to 3:15 pm) and Stick N' Puck 12:15 pm to 1:15 pm and 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm). Head over to NAC from 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm for an Everyone Welcome Swim or work out in the weight room.