March Break Happenings

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All Week:

• Museum of Industry – Create a Lego car and race it down the track for ages 5-12 (9:30-10 a.m.; 11:30 a.m.-noon; 2-2:30 p.m.; 3:30-4); Make a custom licence plate to take home for ages 4-9 (10-10:30 a.m. and 2:30-3 p.m.); Build a toy car to take home for ages 2-7 (11-11:30 a.m. and 1:30-2 p.m.); Build a rubber band-powered car for ages 8-12 (11-11:30 a.m. and 1:30-2 p.m.); tiny tots can get behind the wheel and cruise the city streets; look under the hood of a real NASCAR. Admission applies.

• Toonie Movies – At Empire Studio Seven, check Empire Theatres, website for details.

• March Break Day Camp – At the Pictou County YMCA

Saturday, March 10

• Newfoundland Insectarium, Highland Square Mall – centre court, all day

• Rec Swim – at the YMCA, 3-4 p.m., $3 each

• Family Swim – At the YMCA, 5-6:30 p.m., $5 each

Sunday, March 11

• Newfoundland Insectarium, Highland Square Mall – centre court, all day

• Family Swim – At the YMCA, 11 a.m.-noon, $5 each

• Rec Swim – At the YMCA, 3-4 p.m., $3 each

Monday, March 12

• Crafts for Kids – by Kids First, 1 p.m., centre court, Highland Square Mall

• SuperNOVA Science Camp – New Glasgow Library, 1-4 p.m. Pre-registration required, 752-8233. Runs the next five days.

• Open Swim – At the Fisheries Pool, Pictou, 1-3 p.m. Admission $2.

• Rec Swim – At the YMCA, 2-3 p.m., and 6-7 p.m., $3 each

• Family Swim – At the YMCA, 5-6 p.m., $5 each

Tuesday, March 13

• Bouncy House – at the Highland Square Mall, by Canadian Tire, 1-4 p.m.

• Girls Day Camp – For ages 9-13, Temperance Street School, pre-registration required, 755-4647, runs the next three days.

• Drawing and Printmaking Workshop for Kids –at the New Glasgow Library, ages 6+, 10:15-11:30 a.m. Pre-register, limited space, call 752-8233.

• Cat in the Hat Party – at the Pictou Library, 1-2:30 p.m., for ages 4-7.

• Collage Workshop for Kids – at the Stellarton Library, 2:15-3:30 p.m., ages 6+. Limited space, pre-register at 755-1638.

• Felting Workshop for Kids – At the Pictou Library, 3-4 p.m., for ages 7+, space limited, call 485-5021.

• Scrapbooking for Kids – At the Stellarton Library, 6:30-7:30 p.m., space limited, pre-register at 755-1638.

• Games Night – At the River John Library, 6:30-7:30 p.m., ages 8+.

• Open Swim – At the Fisheries Pool, 1-3 p.m. $3.25 for youth, $5.50 for adults.

• Family Movie – Hugo will be shown at the Glasgow Square, doors open 6 p.m. No admission.

• Family Swim – At the YMCA, 5-6 p.m., $5 each

• Rec Swim – At the YMCA, 6-7 p.m., $3 each

Wednesday, March 14

• Magic Show – at the Highland Square Mall, centre court, shows at 1 and 2:30 p.m.

• Lego Master – Will be at the Stellarton Library, 10-11:30 a.m. Pre-register, seating limited, 755-1638.

• Collage for Kids – at the New Glasgow Library, 10:15-11:30 a.m., ages 6+, pre-register at 752-8233.

• Spring Flower Craft – at the Trenton Library, 1:15-2 p.m.

• Lego Master – at the Pictou Library, 1:30-3 p.m. Pre-register, limited seating, call 485-5021.

• Scrapbooking for Kids – at the New Glasgow Library, 8-12 years, 2:30-3:30 p.m. Pre-register, call 752-8233.

• Wool Flowers Workshop – at the Pictou Library for ages 8+, pre-register, 485-5021.

• Movie and Swim – At the Fisheries Pool, 1-3 p.m. Movie is Happy Feet 2. Admission $5.50.

• Family Swim – At the YMCA, 5-6 p.m., $5 each

• Rec Swim – At the YMCA, 6-7 p.m., $3 each

Thursday, March 15

• Mario Kart Competition – at the Highland Square Mall, centre court, 10 a.m.-noon

• Just Dance 3 Competition – at the Highland Square Mall, centre court, 1-3 p.m.

• Clay Workshop – at the New Glasgow Library for ages 6+, pre-register, 752-8233.

• Arts and Crafts Tables – at the Stellarton Library, noon-8 p.m.

• Origami – For ages 5-8 at the Pictou Library, 1-2 p.m. Pre-register, call 485-5021.

• St. Patrick’s Day Craft – at the Trenton Library, 1:15-2 p.m.

• Drawing and Printmaking for Kids – at the Westville Library, 2:15-3:30 p.m. Pre-register, call 396-5022

• Leprechaun’s Gold Puppet Show – at the Pictou Library, 3-4 p.m.

• Family TumbleBooks Pajama Party – at the Pictou Library, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

• Teddy Bear Party – at the River John Library, age 7 and under, 6:30-7:30 p.m.

• Open Swim – at the Fisheries Pool, $3.25 for youth, $5.50 for adults

• Free Skate – at the Hector Arena, Pictou, 2-3 p.m.

• Family Swim – at the YMCA, 5-6 p.m., $5 each

• Rec Swim – at the YMCA, 6-7 p.m., $3 each

Friday, March 16

• Domino Knockdown – at the Highland Square Mall, centre court, 3 p.m.

• St. Patrick’s Scavenger Hunt – at the Trenton Library, 9 a.m.-noon and 2-5 p.m.

• Shamrock Scavenger Hunt – at the Stellarton Library, 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

• Digital Photography Workshop for Kids – at the Pictou Library, 10-11 a.m., for ages 10-15. Bring camera. Pre-register, call 485-5021.

• Magic Show – at the New Glasgow Library, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

• St. Patrick’s Craft – at the Trenton Library, 1:15-2 p.m.

• Clay Workshop – at the Pictou Library for ages 6+, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Pre-register, call 485-5021.

• Family Movie – Alice in Wonderland at the New Glasgow Library, 6:30 p.m.

• Open Swim – At the Fisheries Pool, Pictou, 1-3 p.m. Youth $3,25, adults $5.50

• Family Swim – At the YMCA, 5-6 p.m., $5 each

• Rec Swim – At the YMCA, 6-7 p.m., $3 each

Saturday, March 17

• Museum of Industry – celebrated the 100th birthday of the McKay car, 2 p.m. Balloons, cookies, etc. Admission applies.

• Northumberland RC Modelers – at the Highland Square Mall, centre court, 9:30 a.m.-5 p.m.

• Scrapbooking for Kids – At the Pictou Library, 1-2 p.m., ages 6+. Pre-register, call 485-5021

• Rug-Hooking Workshop for Kids – At the Pictou Library for ages 10+, 3-4 p.m. Pre-register, call 485-5021

• Family Swim – At the YMCA, 9-10:30 a.m. or 5-6 p.m., $5 each

• Rec Swim – At the YMCA, 10:30 a.m.-noon or 3-4 p.m., $3 each

Sunday, March 18

• Family Swim – At the YMCA, 11 a.m.-noon or 1-2 p.m., $5 each

• Rec Swim – At the YMCA, 3-4 p.m., $3 each

Organizations: YMCA, Pictou Library, New Glasgow Library Fisheries Pool Museum of Industry Stellarton Library Trenton Library NASCAR Empire Theatres Pictou County YMCASaturday River John Library Bouncy House Canadian Tire Temperance Street School Hat Party Clay Workshop Westville Library Family TumbleBooks Pajama Party Teddy Bear Party Digital Photography Workshop for Kids

Geographic location: Wonderland

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