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This Mama Means Business

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Meet Stephanie Gust – Benesse Health Benesse is the Latin word for ‘wellbeing’ that resonated with founder Stephanie Gust years before the official launch of her company. Five years ago, Gust had amassed a great deal on her plate over many years. She was used to taking on a lot of responsibility and work, saying […]

Free Summer Fun at the Burnaby Village Museum

Summer season starts May 4, 2019 11:00am – 4:30pm, daily Burnaby Village Museum 6501 Deer Lake Avenue, Burnaby Cost: Free admission, carousel rides $2.65 each. If you’re looking for some fun activities this summer that won’t break the bank, make sure to put the Burnaby Village Museum on your summer bucket list! Staring May 4, the […]

Carousel Theatre for Young People

School’s (almost!) out for summer! It’s true, summer break is almost here, and now is a great time to start planning some fun camps and activities for the kids. Carousel Theatre for Young People is a fun and creative option for your kids this summer. Carousel Theatre for Young People is offering full-day drama camps […]

CircusWest Summer Camps

Dates and locations vary between July 2 – August 23, 9am – 4:30pm Garden Auditorium, PNE 2901 East Hastings St., Vancouver Queen Elizabeth Elementary School 4102 16 AVE W, Vancouver Stratford Hall MYP Gymnasium 3150 Commercial Drive, Vancouver (at East 14th Ave.) Cost: Between $175.00 – $350.00 for one week, depending on the program Ages: […]

Toys”R”Us Canada celebrates Barbie’s™ 60th anniversary with exclusive role model appearances and in-store events

Toys"R"Us Canada celebrates Barbie’sTM 60th anniversary with exclusive role model appearances and in-store events

To celebrate the coveted 60th anniversary of Barbie, Toys”R”Us Canada is set to host a special event at each of its 82 stores across the country, as well as its Toybox pop-up store in Guelph, Ontario, Saturday, March 9. The national events will delight customers with cookie decorating activities, an interactive play station with the […]

VanDusen Eggciting Easter Hop

VanDusen Eggciting Easter Hop

VanDusen Eggciting Easter Hop April 19-21, 2019 4 sessions daily at 10am, 11am, 12pm, and 1pm, VanDusen Botanical Garden 5251 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC Cost: Child participation fee (ages 0-5) $18, Child non-participant (ages 6-12 – does not receive chocolate prize) $7.53, Adults $14.06, Seniors $10.87, Youth (ages 13-18) $10.87, Adult/Senior Members $8.77 CLICK FOR […]

Spring Break Fun at the Burnaby Village Museum & Carousel

Spring Break Fun at the Burnaby Village Museum & Carousel March 2019

Spring Break Fun at the Burnaby Village Museum & Carousel March 18 – 29, 11 am – 4:30 pm, Burnaby Village Museum & Carousel 6501 Deer Lake Avenue, Burnaby Cost: Free gate admission, carousel rides $2.65 each MORE INFORMATION & REGISTRATION The Burnaby Village Museum & Carousel is inviting families to take a journey back […]

Must-See Family Movies in Theatres This Holiday Season

When the weather gets cold we like to head to the movie theatre to take in a show with our family. There is no better way to while away a chilly afternoon than with a giant bucket of popcorn and a fun family-friendly film on the big screen. Here are a few new movie releases […]

Old-Fashioned Holiday Fun: Heritage Christmas at Burnaby Village Museum

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Your family will be transported to a traditional holiday celebration of the past at the Burnaby Village Museum’s Heritage Christmas. This free family-friendly event has all sorts of old-fashioned fun, magical light displays, live entertainment, and more. It’s everything your family needs to get in the holiday spirit. Stroll down the streets of the Village […]