AUGUST 10-16

EVENT CALENDAR

Events With Yellow Backgrounds Are Online

Events With Green Backgrounds Are In-Person

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*Please note this year many events that you attend in-person are listed on multiple days to spread people out .  You can only receive the Kidsworld free entrance once in the month per organization.  Your name will be checked off a list when attending.*

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Calendar Subject to Change

AUGUST 10

 

code ninjas

*ONLINE RESERVATION EVENT*

Ages 7-14

9:30-10:30am

 

​At Code Ninjas, kids learn to code in a fun, safe and inspiring learning environment, with a game-based curriculum that they love. Kids gain confidence by acquiring life-changing STEM skills, from robotics and problem solving to math and conditional logic.

 

In this hour long class kids will learn the concepts of coding by using Scratch! Students will learn how to build some basic games (and play them after too!) through a block based programming language.


 

Scratch is a free tool from MIT, is a block programming language targeted for kids to learn how coding works and to help them understand different programming concepts.

Account set up and laptop needed.  Account registration information will be emailed to people who reserved spots. 

No coding experience needed

Online Event

Zoom Link Will Be Sent To People Registered

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AUGUST 10

 

8796 240 St

Langley

eagle acres dairy farm

August 10

10am-1pm

Drive Thru

Show your Kidsworld pass on Mondays in August for complimentary entrance for your car ($10 value)

 

Safarmi

We’ve adapted our farm to give you and your family a chance to come and see our animals and enjoy a Drive-Thru experience. Visit all of our animals and take in the great views, smells, and sounds as you drive slowly around the farm and through the barn.

During your visit read along about the animals and the farm here at Eagle Acres.

This tour experience Does Not permit any guests to get out of their vehicles BUT, you can get out of your house! Our washrooms will not be available during your visit – Plan accordingly.

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AUGUST 10-14

 

6 PACK INDOOR BEACH BASH

11am-3pm

One time entrance to the per Kidsworld pass throughout the month of August on weekdays starting August 4.

Call in advance to 604-321-6800 to book a time attending.  You will need to say that you are a Kidsworld member, how many people are in your group, and you phone number.  Then when you arrive at the time you booked, show Your Kidsworld Pass for free entrance to drop in and do lots of activities!  Your name will be crossed off the Kidsworld member list.

Come enjoy some time in the sand during the open drop in from 11am-3pm at 6 Pack Beach!  There will be open free play for the kids to make sand castles, play beach volleyball, dodgeball, soccer, badminton.  For kids 8 and older, you can request hoverball when calling in advance to book your time.

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AUGUST 11

 

Online Event

Zoom Link Will Be Sent To People Registered

PORT OF VANCOUVER Discovery Centre

*ONLINE RESERVATION EVENT*

August 11

*Reservation Event*

10-11am

Ages 7+

Aimed for Grades 4-6

The Port of Vancouver Discovery Centre at Canada Place is hosting a virtual 60 minute interactive education presentation.

Kids will discover what happens at the port and how it connects to your everyday life, as well as the importance of trade in our lives. They will learn about Canada’s largest and most diversified port with various activities that encourage thinking creatively and critically, reflecting, and communicating through listening, actions, words and pictures.

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AUGUST 11

 

HONEYBEE

CENTRE

*IN-PERSON RESERVATION EVENT*

August 11 & 23

10:15-11:30am, 12-1:15pm

Learn about the intriguing world of honey bees with one of our knowledgeable beekeepers! Your outdoor presentation covers topics such as: different species of bees, why and how to light a bee smoker, the life cycle of a worker bee, pollination and the importance of honey bees. We will have some honey frames and an observation hive to show you!

 

PRESENTATION INCLUDES:

20+ minutes education under the tent in the courtyard, each family get their own picnic table

Plant and take home bee friendly flower

Table activities

Lots of opportunity for photos

Kidsworld Guests receive a same day 10% discount (purchases over $10) when they show their Kidsworld pass.

7480 176th Street

Surrey

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august 11-14

 

Langley Airport - Hangar #3

5333 – 216th Street

Langley

CANADIAN MUSEUM OF FLIGHT

August 11-14

One time free entrance per Kidsworld pass in August, on Tuesdays to Fridays.

10am – 4pm

Call (604) 532-0035 in advance to book a time to visit and say you are with Kidsworld.  When attending, show your pass at the front desk for child and adult complimentary admittance!
 

$17 Value


Canadian Museum of Flight offers a unique collection of historic aircraft & artifacts in preserving aviation history for future generations. Displays, exhibits, models make us one of Canada’s most diverse collections.

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AUGUST 12

 
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sea smart

*ONLINE RESERVATION EVENT*

August 12

4:30-5pm (Ages 4-7)

5:15-6:15pm (Ages 8-13)

Sea Smart is a Vancouver-based charity that delivers online programs, school workshops, after school programs, summer camps and shoreline clean-ups. Our fun hands-on programs get people excited about our oceans and empower them to make the world a better place.

 

Ages 4-7

How does trash get into our oceans?

Through a fun, hands-on activity, your kids will learn about how trash from the land can end up in our oceans. Kids will be adding colours to paper and splashing water on it, so make sure you set up in a space where they can get a little messy!

Ages 8-13

Ocean Pollution Kahoot

Did you know that by 2050 there could be more plastic than fish in our oceans? Join Sea Smart in this workshop to learn about and test your knowledge of marine animals and ocean pollution!  This activity will also use an online program called Kahoot.  It would be ideal if you have a second device, but you can use both Zoom and Kahoot on a computer.

Kidsworld Members also receive 10% off the Girls Jr. Marine Biologist Online Camps.  Visit the Bonus Discounts Page for code and info.

Online Event

Zoom Link and Materials Needed Will Be Sent To People Registered

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AUGUST 12-13

 

5191 Robertson Road 

Westham Island, Ladner

reifel bird sanctuary

Wednesdays & Thursdays in August

August 12-13

9am-4pm

Show your Kidsworld Pass at the entrance for complimentary entrance for child and adult worth $8. One time free entrance per Kidsworld pass.  Parking lot reservation required a day or two in advance. Self-guided nature experience.

The George C. Reifel Migratory Bird Sanctuary has 850 acres of wetlands, marshes and low dykes that is is ideally located for or the millions of birds seeking feeding and resting areas during their annual migrations along the Pacific Coast.  It is a great place for bird watching for all ages.  In August you will see birds flying south from Alaska and the Arctic.  These birds often have specialized beaks for digging in the soft mud, and feed in outer outer shallow ponds at high tide.  There are 6kms of walking trails.  Please note the picnic area is closed due to Covid-19.

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AUGUST 13

 

build a biz kids

*ONLINE RESERVATION EVENT*

August 13

10:15-11:45am, 12-1:30pm

For Ages 7-13

Invent the Next Big Thing!

 

Imagine if YOU could invest something so amazing, that YOUR invention was in EVERY household in North America!  Cool, right?!?!

 

Well, reinvention is the fastest way to develop a successful product, and that's exactly what we are going to do!

Bring blank paper, a pencil and pen and let's get creative.  We can't WAIT to see what you come up with!  Webcams are mandatory for safety reasons. Siblings can participate together or separately, if you have multiple devices.

Build a Biz Kids is a non profit society who help to develop foundational skills in kids through entrepreneurship. Students learn critical skills while starting their own business, step by step. Real Kids, Real Money, Real Life Experiences. 

Online Event

Zoom Link Will Be Sent To People Registered

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AUGUST 13-16

 

VANCOUVER MARITIME MUSEUM

August 13-16

Open Thursdays to Sundays all month

The free Kidsworld entrance can only be received once in the month.

10am – 5pm
 

Find the code for free Kidsworld entrance on the Discounts Page.  Enter the code when pre-booking your time to attend on the Maritime Museum website.  You will still need to show your pass at the museum when you visit.

$23.50 value!

 

Ahoy! The Maritime Museum is hidden treasure and a fun way to spend an afternoon for your whole family.  The young'uns have a whale of a time in our Maritime Discovery Centre, older folks love our quirky nautical exhibits and, of course, landlubbers and seadogs alike go head over heels for the St. Roch!  The two new feature exhibits on display– By the Shores and 75 Years of Freedom

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AUGUST 14

 

Microsoft 

*ONLINE RESERVATION EVENT*

Computer Basics @ 10am-11am

Get Creative with paint 3D @ 2pm-3pm. 

For ages 7+


Come enjoy several online activities hosted by Metrotown's Microsoft Store!  Please note there are six different activities throughout the month, and each activity is run twice.  A child can choose two activities they would like to do.  If spaces remain on the Reservation Events page the day before an event, you can sign up for it in addition to your two chosen activities.

 

Computer Basics: In this virtual workshop, students will use and understand the basic parts of a computer. They will also learn basic coding terminology and learn how to apply what they have learned into basic coding games.

Get Creative with Paint 3D: In this virtual workshop, students will learn about the Paint 3D app and how they can use it for free on any Windows device. They will also be able to create 3D objects and create their own artwork.

Online Event

Link Will Be Sent To Families Signed Up

AUGUST 14

 

GRANDVIEW LANES BOWLING

August 14 & 31

Kidsworld child and accompanying adult can enjoy one free child and adult game between 11am and 6pm. 

Free children shoes, parent shoes $4.

Reservations Highly Recommended.

Call 604-253-2747

Grandview Bowling Lanes has been offering exciting and affordable entertainment for the entire family for over half a century. Originally established in 1947, Grandview Lanes has been owned and operated by three generations of the Marino family for the past 66 years.

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AUGUST 15

 

mad science

*ONLINE RESERVATION EVENT*

August 15

Rescheduled from August 8

9:30-10:15am

Event via Zoom. Link and password will be emailed to families who have registered

 

Fire and Ice Show
The "Fire and Ice" spectacular show thrills audiences with impressive science experiments that are too hot and too cool! The presentation includes special Mad Science paper, floating balls, foggy dry ice storms, special bubbly showers, and sizzling, shivering scissors!

Also visit the Bonus Discount Page to learn about getting $10 off all virtual summer camps.

Online Event

Zoom Link Will Be Sent To Families Signed Up

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AUGUST 15

 

Online Event

Zoom Link Will Be Sent To People Registered

 

Their studio is located at:

1548 West 2nd Ave

Vancouver

LUMINOUS ELEPHANT

drawing class

*ONLINE RESERVATION EVENT*

August 15

Drawing Classes

10:30-11am Ages 5-7 (With Parent Support)

11:15am-12pm Ages 8+

Do you love to draw?

Grab your Pencils and Pencil Crayons and join us for a morning of fun!

On August 15 we are going to have fun drawing together and learn some new techniques!

For ages 4-7 children will draw cute, farmland animals from the front and side, while learning about perspective in art. 

 

Kids ages 8+ will draw a fun farmland animal, as well as a simple yet beautiful 3D landscape, while learning about depth and perception in art. 

The Luminous elephant Arts studio teach bright, imaginative classes to adults, youth and kids in painting, photography and film. We do beautiful things with great love.

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AUGUST 16

 

poirier productions dance studios

August 16

*ONLINE RESERVATION EVENT*

10:30am-12pm

 

Poirier Productions will be offering a dance sampler for Kidsworld children on August 16.  You will get to try out 30 minutes of ballet, 30 minutes of hip-hop and 30 minutes of tap, as well as see a performance by the Poirier team.

 

Poirier Productions offers classes for kids ages 4 - 18. We offer ballet, Jazz, lyrical, contemporary, modern, Acro, tap, Hip Hop, musical theater and vocal training. 

Come enjoy this 1.5 hour online dance class where you can try out a few types of dance!

Online Event

Zoom Link Will Be Sent To People Registered

 

Their studio is located at:

5262 Rumble Street

Burnaby

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AUGUST 16-22

 

1356 Sumas Way

Abbotsford

ECODAIRY

August 16-22

11am-4pm

Complimentary admission for Kidsworld children and accompanying adult. One time offer per family over these six days. $18 value

Ice Cream is open from noon to 6pm!

Tours on the half hours, between 10:30-3:30

New policies of two groups per tour, as a way of practice social distancing.  There is a  registration list, which you can phone ahead to book tour times at 604-557-5481.

EcoDairy is the first demonstration farm of its kind in Canada. Offering a unique, highly interactive learning environment, the EcoDairy experience has been developed in partnership with Science World.

We look forward to sharing our Discovery Centre, Moozanine, Avalon Theatre, Observation Area,  Dairy Barn, Animal Exhibit, with Kidsworld families!

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