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Sunday, January 21st

Family Literacy Week

Sunday, January 21, 2018 - 12:00am | Children, Community, Education, Entertainment, Family Friendly, Free

January 21-27 is Family Literacy Week. The week is set aside to bring awareness to families that learning can happen in all different ways, settings, and levels. Take the time to celebrate learning with your family by having a game night, story time, visit your local libraries or rec centers to see...

Thursday, January 25th

Robbie Burns Day

Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 12:00am | Community, Education, Entertainment, Food & Drink, Major Events, Seniors

The annual celebratory tribute to the life, works, and spirit of the great Scottish poet, Robert Burns (1759-1796). Celebrated on, or about, the Bard's birthday, Jan. 25th, Burns Suppers range from formal gatherings to uproariously informal rave-ups of drunkards. Most fall in some sort of time...

Saturday, January 27th

Family Literacy Day

Saturday, January 27, 2018 - 12:00am | Children, Community, Education, Family Friendly, Health & Fitness, Talks & Workshops, Teens

Family Literacy Day® is a national awareness initiative created by ABC Life Literacy Canada in 1999 to raise awareness of the importance of reading and engaging in other literacy-related activities as a family. Please check local libraries, recreation centers, museums, theatres, etc. for activities...

Friday, February 16th

2018 Chinese Lunar New Year "Year of the Dog"

Friday, February 16, 2018 - 12:00am | Community, Education, Major Events

2018 is the Year of The Dog (狗) is one of the 12-year cycle of animals which appear in the Chinese zodiac related to the Chinese calendar. The Year of the Dog is associated with the Earthly Branch symbol 戌. The character 狗 refers to the actual animal while 戌 refers to the zodiac animal.