Family Day weekend may be over but there’s still plenty to do this weekend from free arts activities at the CAG, free performances at ArtStarts and a top notch professional play for tiny Mo Willems fans at Carousel Theatre. There’s fun for gem-lovers in Maple Ridge and for pet lovers in Abbotsford! Woof Woof!
Elephant and Piggie’s “We Are in a Play!
Runs until March 31, 2019, Vancouver
This delightful new musical about two best friends and their many adventures is based on the best-selling book series by award-winning author Mo Willems. For the 3-8 set.
Family Day at the CAG *FREE*
Saturday, February 23, 12-3pm\
On the last Saturday of each month, CAG hosts an all-ages to drop-in for short exhibition tours and free art-making activities that respond to their current exhibitions.
Pet Lovers Show
February 23 & 24, 2019, Abbotsford
Western Canada’s largest pet-focused, cuteness overloaded event takes place this weekend. Get ready to say, “Awwwww! Featuring animal-related seminars and speakers, interactive pet-focused activities, and fun for pet lovers of all ages. And YES you can even bring your pet!
Around the World with Boris Sichon *FREE*
February 23, 24, Vancouver & New Westminister
Boris takes you on a musical journey to different cultures and countries. Learn about and listen to musical instruments, including the Russian bagpipe, Eastern European flutes, the Middle East dumbek, the Australian didgeridoo, the Indian tabla, the Turkish Gong and more.
Rock & gem show
February 23, 24, 2019, Maple Ridge
Have a gem-lover in the house? Or maybe you are a jewellery maker in the rough? Head to Pitt Meadows and see a displays of rocks, minerals and gems natural, sliced, and polished. They’ll have auctions for kids and adults, geodes that can be cut open to see the treasure inside, demos and more!
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Eco parenting for the 21st Century
February 24, 2019, Vancouver
Concerned about your kids future in the rapidly changing social and environmental climate of the 21st Century – what with technology, toxins, pollution, EMFs, pesticides and processed food? Learn how to navigate these complexities and create resilient children.