AUGUST 15-21 EVENTS

Kidsworld is only possible to do the generous support of our partnering organizations!

 

The last two years have been very difficult for many small business' and organizations.  Your support of them would be greatly appreciated.  We kindly ask you to show your appreciation by:

1. Thanking the organizations hosting you

2. Giving positive reviews on Google and the host organization's Facebook Page

3. Sharing your photos on social media, tagging the host organization and Kidsworld

4. When choosing activities throughout the year, support these great organizations!

Thank You!

Click The Event Title Below Or Scroll Down To See The Full Event Details With Time, Location and Information

Calendar Subject to Change At Any Time

Please Remember To Share Your Event Posts On Social Media, Tagging the Host Organization and Kidsworld.  Positive Organization Reviews On Facebook and Google Help A lot Too!

BONUS DISCOUNTS

With a Kidsworld Pass, on top of all the events we have lined up, you also receive bonus discounts!

  • $50 off a week at Keats Camps for new campers

  • $25 off Circus Lab Half Day Camps & $35 off Circus Lab Full Day Camps

  • Vancouver Mysteries 20% off outdoor games before August 31

  • Vancouver Whitecaps ticket discounts on July 2 & August 5

  • BC Lions ticket discounts on July 9 & August 26

  • 2-for-1 Youth (Ages 6-17) single day admission tickets to the Abbotsford Airshow

  • From July 12 til the end of the year show your Kidsworld Pass at the Greater Vancouver Zoo for one free child entrance with each adult ticket purchased

  • $5 off each Playland ticket on select days

  • $3 off each PNE Fair ticket on select days

  • Free introductory two weeks of Kick It Martial Arts Classes

Visit the Members Bonus Discounts Page for links and details by clicking the blue button.  The password for this page will be emailed to you when you order passes.

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August 15

LUMINOUS ELEPHANT

August 15

*This was previously July 13*

Drop In Between 1-4pm

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.

 

We would LOVE you to pop into our bright happy studio and dabble in printmaking with pre-carved Lino's.

Choose a cheery lino carving (bee, flower, mushroom, mouse, bird) and print a

beautiful impression on watercolor paper to take home or turn into a card for someone you love.

(Near Granville Island)

1548 West 2nd Ave

Vancouver

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luminous has lots of great opportunities to get creative!

august 15-19

1356 Sumas Way

Abbotsford

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ECODAIRY

August 15-19

10am-4pm

Complimentary admission one child and  one adult with each Kidsworld pass. $18 value.

One time offer per pass over these five days.

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!

WHAT ELSE DOes ecodairy HAVE GOING ON?

august 15, 18-21

 

URBAN SAFARI RESCUE

11am – 4pm

Thursdays to Mondays in July and August (excluding holidays).

Show your Kidsworld pass at the front desk for complimentary entrance for child and accompanying adult ($16 value).  One time entrance per pass.

Come explore the world of animals at Urban Safari Rescue Society. Urban Safari is a registered charity with the mission to rescue and provide sanctuary for unwanted exotic animals and education to the public about animals and the natural world. You can explore animals from around the world, animals that come from South America, Africa, Asia, Central America, Australia. Learn about insects, spiders, reptiles, amphibians, and small mammals. There are approximately 380 animals to see and learn about in this unique facility. Urban Safari also has a very impressive collection of mounted butterflies and other insects. Be curious - there is so much to learn.

1395 176 St

Surrey

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August 16

 
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11300 No 5 Rd Unit 120, Richmond

Parking may be best at Ironwood Mall nearby

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Shaolin
Kung Fu & culture

July 14, 28 and August 9, 16

*Reservation Event*

One time per Kidsworld pass over the 4 days

10am - 12pm or 1pm - 3pm

Ages 6 and up

Join us for an introduction to Shaolin Kung Fu taught by Master Shi Yandi, a 34th generation kung fu monk. You will also have the chance to learn Chinese calligraphy which you can take home with you.  This event is hosted by the Shaolin Temple of Canada.  Adults/parents will help the children with the calligraphy.

 

Dress code:

Long pants (no shorts or skirts)

T-shirt (no tank top)

Please also bring a water bottle. 

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august 16-19

 

BEATY BIODIVERSITY MUSEUM

Any Tuesday to Friday in July or August

10am – 4pm
Show your pass for complimentary admittance for Kidsworld member and guardian. $20 value!

One time per pass in the summer.

See the largest creature to have ever lived on earth, a Blue Whale skeleton hanging in the natural history Museum Atrium. Enjoy the many daily programs and hands-on discovery lab. 

2212 Main Mall

Vancouver (at UBC)

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august 17

 

107 - 13631 80 Ave

Surrey

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KICK IT BC MARTIAL ARTS

CANCELLED

Unfortunately this event can no longer go ahead.  However you can still visit the Bonus Discount Page to learn about getting two free introductory weeks of classes.

WHAT ELSE DO THEY HAVE GOING ON?

august 18

 

PORT OF VANCOUVER Discovery Centre

*Reservation Event*

August 18

10-11:30am

Ages 7+

Our Port of Vancouver Discovery Centre at Canada Place is offering a 90-minute interactive education program.

 

Kids will learn how their lives are connected to the port and build awareness of the importance of trade in our lives, as well as the role that we play in facilitating trade.  There will be activities such as a cargo relay, enviro quiz, import story, scavenger hunt and trivia challenge!

100 The Pointe

999 Canada Place

The Discovery Centre is at the waterfront, at north end of Canada Place, under Fly Over Canada

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august 18 & 19

 
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240 East Cordova St

Vancouver

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VANCOUVER POLICE MUSEUM

Thursdays & Fridays in August

(one time per pass in the month)
11am – 5pm Drop In
Suitable for youth ages 7+

Show your Kidsworld pass at the front desk for complimentary entrance for Kidsworld child and adult. $20 value.

Learn the science of crime and the history of policing at the Vancouver Police Museum & Archives, home of Vancouver’s former CSI lab! Walk through the museum's authentic historic spaces and learn about some of Vancouver's most exciting criminal cases and unsolved murder mysteries, or find out about the fascinating history of forensic science and policing in Vancouver. Our exhibits are educational, captivating, and include authentic photos, archival material and artefacts straight from the source.

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august 19

 

Microsoft 

August 19

*ONLINE RESERVATION EVENT*

Beginners' fun with computers and coding

Ages 6-8

11am-12pm

This virtual instructor-led workshop guides participants through unplugged activities and coding puzzles to introduce them to coding. It introduces foundational concepts of coding using drag and drop blocks instead of a script-based programing language such as JavaScript or Python. Leaders engage participants in a variety of activities grounded in the basics of coding, encouraging persistence in the face of challenges. 

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Online Event

After June 24 at 8am, visit the Reservation Events Page (link below) to sign up for the event through Microsoft.  Microsoft will email you the Microsoft Teams link before the event.

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WHAT ELSE DO THEY HAVE GOING ON throughout the year?

august 20-21

610 Pipeline Road

Stanley Park

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StanLEY PARK MINIATURE TRAIN

August 20-21

11am – 4pm Drop In

Show your Kidsworld pass at the ticket booth for both child and adult to ride for free!  They will issue you a ticket which you can then show at the train station to get on board!


Enjoy a 15 minute train ride past towering cedar and fir trees, over streams and ponds and through tunnels, on the world-famous Stanley Park Train. The 20 gauge, 2 kilometer track winds through the forest over ground cleared by Typhoon Freda, the most devastating storm in Vancouver history which blew through in 1962.  

Passengers can get a close-up look at a vintage engine and a quick photo before boarding for the 15 minute ride. The jewel of the Stanley Park Railway’s collection of old locomotives is a locally-built replica of Canadian Pacific Railway Engine #374, famous for pulling Canada's first transcontinental passenger train into Vancouver in the late 1880s.  

Stanley Park Railway is adjacent to other popular destinations such as Lumberman’s Arch, Malkin Bowl, and the Rose Garden.

 

august 20

 
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KRAUSE BERRY FARMS & estate Winery waffle deal

August 20

9:30am - 5pm

A Family Owned and Operated Farm Located in the Centre of 200 Beautiful Acres in Langley, BC. Krause Berry Farms Has Been Serving the Community Since 1974.

Come enjoy our award-winning fresh hot waffles on August 20.  Visit the Waffle Bar and show your Kidsworld pass for the buy one, get one free deal.  Regular price $13.50.

While at the farm you can u-pick berries with the family, buy something delicious from the bakery and enjoy the market!

6179 248 Street

Langley

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august 20 & 21

 

Richmond Public Library

Brighouse Branch

100 - 7700 Minoru Gate

Richmond

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RICHMOND LIBRARY LAUNCHPAD

*Reservation Event*

July 9, 10 as well as August 20, 21

One-time maximum per child

10:30am-11:30am - Dash Robots (Ages 6-8)

1-2:30pm - Flipbook Animation (Ages 8+)

Join Richmond Public Library’s staff in the library’s Launchpad space. Younger participants will experiment with Dash robots, while older participants will explore Flipbook Animation.

WHAT ELSE DO THEY HAVE GOING ON?

august 21

 

vancouver performing stars

*Reservation Event*

August 21

Only for families in the surrounding area

12:30-1:15pm for Ages 3-6

1:25-2:10pm for Ages 6-8

2:20-3:05pm for Ages 9-12