Friday Fun – free things to do with your family
It’s a great weekend for free fun!
It starts with FourthFridays. There will be plays, poetry, knit bombing, gallery openings, felting workshops and more. Details can be found at the FourthFriday website.
All weekend there are so many activities available through Culture Days. Activities in Guelph include an open house with kids’ activities at the River Run Centre, creating birds of paradise with local artist Lisa Du Fresne, puppet workshops, sheep in the square, and a kitchen party Ceili. Also included in the Culture Days is the Elora Fergus Studio Tour which allows you and your kids to get a behind the scene peek into artists spaces, and to
On Saturday you can get close to your food. It’s the 2012 Annual Fall Wellington Rural Romp
happening from 11am – 4pm. Experience a day in the countryside, meet local farmers, eat, learn about food and experience agriculture’s bounty. At each location, you will find farmers and business owners who are passionate about bringing real taste and local food to you. You can find more information and a map of the participating locations here
On Sunday from 2 -4 p.m the Wellington Artists’ Gallery
is calling all kids to take part in its Culture Days Program. Let’s get creative…paint a rock or a treasure box to take home, help paint a mural; try out oil pastels; can you find all the sculptures?; stroll through the woods and do some sketching; draw the running man; see if you can find your way through the chalk maze. Lots of fun for everyone…and there are PRIZES. The Gallery is located at 6142 Wellington Rd 29, just east of Fergus.
You can read our full listing of weekend activities here.