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Family Day activities in Wainwright, Lloydminster and Camrose

Girl rolling snowball - family day activities in wainwright, lloydminster and camroseLooking for something to do with your family on Family Day? Here is a list of activities happening in each location:


The Communiplex (C-Plex) and Peace Memorial Multiplex (PMM) will be open from 2 pm. to 5 p.m. for public skating, public shinny, squash courts and the weight room.

Please note that public swim will be from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m.


The following are activities happening at the Servus Sports Centre:

  • The Border Blades will be hosting a free skate followed by races for club members and the public.
  • Lloydminster in Motion will be sponsoring a free Fun Zone from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • Lloydminster and Area Drug Strategy will be sponsoring free youth and adult drop-in basketball and badminton from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

The Lloydminster Leisure Club will be hosting a public swim from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. Drop-in rates do apply.

The Barr Colony Heritage Cultural Centre will be hosting an early Family Day on Saturday, February 16 from 1 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. There will be activities such as How to Make Fingerprint Family Trees in the Studio, as well as snowshoeing, snow painting and a photo scavenger hunt. Regular admission does apply. Free hot chocolate will be offered to families in the Traveling Gallery.

Enjoy skating? Seek out one of the many outdoor skating rinks found around the city. Access is free.


The Camrose Aquatic Centre is hosting a free swim from 1 to 4 p.m.

The Camrose Family Resource Centre will be at the Field House from noon to 4 p.m. They will be hosting activities, such as snowshoeing, hockey with the Kodiaks, games, and glitter tattoos. Admission is free, however, please be advised that food items, raffle tickets and glitter tattoos are for purchase.

Plan on having a day in with your family? Here are some ideas for you and your little ones:

  • Read a book
  • Finger paint
  • Color
  • Make a family tree
  • Go sledding
  • Take a walk in the snow
  • Make a fort in the living room
  • Bake a batch of cookies
  • Make homemade music instruments
  • Learn some new nursery rhymes and songs
  • Make homemade plasticine
  • Make a homemade gift for each member of your family
  • Plan a scavenger hunt
  • Have a play date with another family
  • Play hide and seek
  • Create a water table or a rice table for play

Above all else, enjoy spending the day dedicated to you and your family!

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