Family Day ActivitiesCommunity Feb 3rd, 2021
Fun Family Day Activities You Can Do At Home
Looking for something fun to do with the kids on Family Day in London, Ontario? We've compiled a list of fun activities that can be done at home with the whole family.
2021 Virtual Polar Plunge for Special Olympics
February 1 - 28, 2021
Take the plunge at home and help raise money for the Special Olympics! Freezin' For a Reason!
Here are just some of their suggestions on how you can take part in this fun but COLD challenge: Take a cold shower or fill your bathtub with ice cubes, jump in your pool, run through a sprinkler, get sprayed with a hose outside, or jump into a pile of snow.
Find out more information and register yourself or team!
Museum London @ Home
Explore Museum London from the comfort of your home! Watch a virtual museum tour, view some of their 5,000 pieces of art or take part in their virtual art tutorials for all ages. They've got something for all ages to enjoy.
Visit MuseumLDN @ Home
The London Library has revamped their online website with all sorts of fun and free activities for kids of all ages. Their website gives you access to online books, arts & craft video tutorials, learn a new language, or access their ancestry.com portal! All you need is a valid London Library card, which you can get online.
Visit London Public Library Digital Collection
Fanshawe Pioneer Virtual Village
Explore the virtual village online and learn about the different buildings by taking their audio tour or watching their videos. They've also got a bunch of "pioneer inspired " activities that can be done at home.
Visit Fanshawe Pioneer Village Virtual Village
Toronto Zoo Life
The Toronto Zoo has live cameras set up in some of their animal habitats so you can watch what they're doing throughout the day! Tune in to see gorillas, giraffes and adorable little penguins.
Watch the Animals at the Zoo
Science At Home - Ontario Science Centre
The Ontario Science Centre has a ton of fun science experiments and activities for kids of all ages to enjoy. Learn how to bake ice cream in the oven without it having to melt, or make your own snow!
Become a scientist at home
YMCA of Southwestern Ontario
Participate in free YMCA workouts from the comfort of your home! Choose from cardio, strength (beginner, intermediate, advanced), yoga, pilates, gentle fit, stretch & core and youth programs. Get the entire family moving! Plus for the parents, be sure to check out the health and wellbeing section where they talk about mental health, leadership development, meditation and wellness.
Workout from Home with the Virtual Y