Family Fun Days 2019
Mondays & Wednesdays: 12:30 pm to 3:30 pm
Live Your Day the Voyageur Way
July 3rd / July 31st
Put your strength to the test by participating in our voyageur boot camp! By the end of the day you will have all the qualities of a true voyageur ready to work! You’ll know how to dress, paddle, identify your merchandise and all the other traits of a proud voyageur!
On the Métis Trail
July 10th / August 7th
Walk in the footsteps of the Métis by learning why beadwork is so important to the Métis culture, bead your own small bag, or decorate an octopus bag (perfect for children under 5).
Pioneers of yesteryears
July 17th / August 14th
The Grey Nuns have played a big role in the St. Boniface community since their arrival. Their goal was to help those in need, for example by providing them with food and education. Join this activity and learn all about how to make “Pètes de Sœurs” a traditional pastry made by the grey nuns. Also try your hand at calligraphy, and learn how to weave your own cloth that you can take home with you.
Blast from the Past
July 24th / August 21st
Are you young at heart? Do you enjoy fun and games? If so, come have fun with the many traditional children’s games we have ready for you. However, it’s not all fun and games, children also had to help their parents around the house. But not to worry, your hard work will be rewarded with home made ice cream.
Food and Fiddle
July 8th / July 29th / August 26th
Enjoy the taste of our savoury bannock lathered in your own homemade butter - all to the sound of the fiddle!
Food, Fiddle and Fire
July 15th / July 22nd / August 12th / August 19th
Join us today to make your own bannock on a fire and churn your own butter! Learn about the history of local food – all to the sound of live fiddle music!