If you’re looking for activities to keep the kids entertained there’s no shortage of Family Day fun happening in London today.
The City of London is offering free skating today at three local arenas: 1 p.m. til 3 p.m. at Kinsmen Arena, 3 p.m. til 5 p.m. at Argyle Arena, and 1 p.m. til 3 p.m. at Stronach Arena.
Boler Mountain is also open for Family Day today, with skiing and snowboarding from 9 a.m. until 10 p.m. and tubing from 10 a.m. until 6 p.m.
The London Children’s Museum is hosting Family Yoga today, as well as “The Amazing Family Race” which will challenge families to work together to navigate their way through the Museum. More details can be found here.
Storybook Gardens is open from 10 a.m. til 5 p.m. today. They’re hosting an outdoor campfire, meet and greets with a dogsled team, horse-drawn wagon rides available for an additional fee and a visit from the 12 foot Polar Bear, Can Bear. More details can be found here.
The Museum of Ontario Archaeology on Attawandaron Road will be open from 10 a.m. til 4 p.m. today. Families can take part in cultural crafts, cookie excavations, family activities, hot drinks and more. More details can be found here.
Families can tour Eldon House and enjoy hands-on activities between 1 p.m. and 4 p.m. at Eldon House at 481 Ridout St. North. Admission is $6, and children must be accompanied by an adult. More details can be found here.
You can learn and play tons of board games at Centennial Hall today between 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. as part of Family Games Day. The event is $5 per person or $10 per family. More details can be found here.
The Boys and Girls Club is open from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. today.
There’s a pancake breakfast followed by free Family Day activities at the Hamilton Road Seniors’ Centre and Community Centre at 525 Hamilton Road.
Most businesses and services are closed for the day today.
Beer Stores and LCBOs are closed, along with schools, banks, provincial government offices, and grocery stores.
Shopping malls including Masonville and White Oaks are closed, and garbage pickup will not take place.
There will be mail delivery, and LTC buses will be running on a Sunday/holiday schedule.
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With files from Natalie Lovie