SURREY: There are plenty of free and low-cost family-friendly activities happening in our city this month. For complete details visit www.surrey.ca/events.
TGI Family Fridays – FREE
Fri Jan 19, 5:30 – 7:30pm |Cloverdale Recreation Centre | Winter crafts and activities.
Fri Jan 26, 5:30 – 7:30pm |Don Christian Recreation Centre |Join in for a bouncy castle, games and crafts.
Connect with Nature – Birding Walks
Sat Jan 20, 9am – 11am | Elgin Heritage Park (13601 Crescent Rd) | FREE
Walk through wetland habitats for a chance to shorebirds feeding on the Nicomekl River mudflats and a northern harrier swooping over the meadow. Rain or shine.
Many Visions, Many Visions Curator’s Talk & Opening Reception
Sat Jan 20, 6:30−9pm | Surrey Art Gallery | FREE
Celebrate the opening of the ground-breaking exhibit Many Visions, Many Versions: Art from Indigenous Communities in India. Surrey Art Gallery is the only Canadian stop on this international tour. For more info call 604-501-5566 orwww.surrey.ca/artgallery
Sledge Hockey – Try it Day!
Sat Jan 20, 4:15 – 6:15 pm |Surrey Sport & Leisure Complex Arena
Try to shoot the puck, move your sled and play games with experienced coaches and staff. All equipment is provided. Participants (ages 6 and up) will get the chance to learn about adapted sport programs and services provided by the City of Surrey. Event is FREE, registration required. Call 604-501-5100 to register.
Preschool Open Houses
Jan 20-25 | Times vary
Tour the facilities, meet staff and learn why people choose the City of Surrey for their child’s care. Registration opens on Feb 1, 8:30am. For more info visit www.surrey.ca/preschool
Surrey Kids Read
Sat Jan 20, 11am – 2pm |Guildford Town Centre’s Centre Court
Come celebrate Family Literacy Day with a full lineup of children’s entertainers. The first 200 families will receive a free copy of the book, The Reading Tree.
Jan 27 – Mar 4 | Times and locations vary
Yee-Haw! Grab your skates, saddle up and mosey down for a public skate with a western twist. All ages are welcome. No skates? No problem! Skate rentals are available at an additional cost. Visit www.surrey.ca/arenas for more information.