Family Activities in Aurora Ontario

There's always lots of family and kids orientated things to do in Aurora. It's a great way for you and your children to meet and connect with others. So come on out, bring the kids and have some fun!

Free Guided Walk – Forest Jingle Bell Walk

December 10, 2016

Hollidge Tract, 16389 Highway 48,Whitchurch-Stouffville , ON L4A 7X4

2:00pm - 4:00pm

Join merrymakers in a walk along a forest path. Learn about the holiday traditions of bells and Christmas trees. We provide the bells. Please bring a donation of non-perishable food for our local food bank.Registration required.Registration opens one month before each event. Children under 16 years of age must be accompanied by an adult. Poison ivy is common in all forests. We recommend wearing insect repellent, closed-toed footwear, light coloured long-sleeved shirts and long pants, tucked into your socks.

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Children - Healthy Family Fun in the Kitchen

Dec 28, Jan 4, Jan 11, 2016

AFLC, Aurora

5:00pm - 6:30pm

This FREE, hands on introductory, healthy cooking class series will provide children and parents the opportunity to experience the joys of cooking! This series of 3 sessions will provide fun, easy to make and healthy recipes for your family. Each class will be led by a trained instructor who will provide guidance, recipes and all supplies. Classes are open to parents/guardians, 18 years or older with child of 6 years of age and older. Parents/Guardians MUST register and participate with their children. Please register each family member individually. This program is sponsored by the Healthy Kids Community Challenge Aurora, managed by the WindFall Ecology Centre.

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Family First Night

December 31, 2016

Aurora Family Leisure Complex, located at 135 Industrial Parkway North

6:00pm - 9:00pm

​​​​​​​Ring in the New Year at Family First Night on Saturday, December 31 from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the Aurora Family Leisure Complex, located at 135 Industrial Parkway North.

​Celebrate the New Year with family and friends and enjoy:

  • Complimentary hot chocolate with a food bank donation
  • Free skating and swimming from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. (limited space)
  • Children's activities – crafts, face painting, inflatables, skills games and Mad Science demonstrations
  • Reptile shows at 7 p.m. and 8 p.m.
  • Magic shows at 6:30 p.m. and 7:45 p.m.
  • For more information call 905-726-4762. We reserve the right to cancel, amend or change activities.

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    Family Fun Day

    February 20, 2017

    East Gwillimbury Sports Complex, 1914B Mount Albert Rd., Sharon, ON L0G 1V0

    10:30am - 2:00pm

    Join us on Family Day for fun-filled activities for you and your familyActivities- 10:30am-12:00 noonFree Skate- 12:00pm- 2:00pmVisit our website for a full listing of Family Day events.

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    Thanks for supporting us kids!

    Town of Aurora Neighbourhood Network Sport Aurora
    York Region Food Network York Region Windfall Centre