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Lots of family fun

It's BC's first Family Day stat holiday. What are you doing with your family? I've found three major events happening in the Kelowna area for Family Day

1) BC Family Day
(by Creative Okanagan, Province of BC, and the City of Kelowna)
Parkinson Rec: Family Day, Feb 11th, 10-3pm
All activities are free

BC Fun:

  • Free swimming (in partnership with the City of Kelowna)
  • Face painting (by KBAAD)
  • Instrument petting zoo (hosted by Wentworth Music)
  • Circus Yoga (hosted by Success by Six)

BC Culture:

  • Arts and Crafts station
  • Story telling area

BC Discovery

  • Gold Panning Station
  • Science World Exhibit

2) Family Day Skate for Hospice
(by Prospera Place and Delta Grand hotels)
In support of the Central Okanagan Hospice Association

Prospera Place, $5 donation for entry
Admission either at the door on the day of the event or pre-purchase a ticket from the Front Desk of the Delta Grand.

  • Bring the family and skate for this amazing cause!
  • Skate with Rocky Raccoon.
  • Complimentary Hot Chocolate and Cookies
  • Center ice goal scoring competition for prizes.

3) First Annual Kelowna YMCA Family Day
YMCA, February 11 9:00am-5:00pm

Fun family activities all day long. Come and celebrate BC’s first Family Day and the launch our annual Strong Kids Campaign! All activities and admission are by donation!

  •     Family Fitness classes
  •     Drums Alive
  •     Face painting
  •     Arts & Crafts
  •     Family games
  •     Pool games
  •     Giant inflatable toys
  •     Hot dogs and lemonade (by donation)
  •     Bake Sale

All proceeds from the hot dogs and bake sale go to the Strong Kids Campaign. Please consider making a donation to the Strong Kids Campaign as Melcor will be matching every donation made.



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Ryan Donn, singer/songwriter who started his career around the same time that cassette tapes were losing out to CD sales. He produces events such as Global Music Fest, www.talentedkids.ca, and Music in the Park (West Kelowna). You can also find him in local schools teaching songwriting or sharing the stage with many of our emerging local artists. He is a passionate supporter of all things creative and his column focuses on the creative community and events throughout the Okanagan.

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