Island Lake with blades of green grass in the front on a nice sunny day

Family Day 2017 offers fun at Alder Recreation Centre

Feb 7, 2017 | Parks and Recreation | General

The Town of Orangeville will host the popular Family Day event on Monday, February 20, 2017 from
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Alder Recreation Centre, 275 Alder Street. The event will feature free skating, swimming and activities for the whole family.

This year’s activities will include new family “try-it” fitness demonstrations beginning at 12 p.m. Residents are required to sign up to participate, either online or at a recreation centre. Demos include Kids Getting Fit (12-12:30 p.m.), Family Creative Dance (12:45-1:15 p.m.), Synchronized Swimming (1:20-1:45 p.m.), Lifesaving Sport (1:45-2:10 p.m.) and Family Yoga (1:30-2 p.m.).

The Orangeville Public Library invites families to meet Paw Patrol characters Chase and Marshall from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Other activities include arts and crafts, Canada 150 colouring pages, a photo booth and face painting.

Complimentary family skating is being offered at 9, 9:30, 10 and 10:30 a.m., and 3:30 p.m., sponsored by RBC, Drivewise, and Tony’s Garage.

Two free one-hour swims, sponsored by Hallmark Toyota, are offered at 12:15 and 2:15 p.m.

Spend your Family Day long weekend connecting and having fun with family and the community by attending Orangeville’s Family Day event on February 20. For more information about the event, call 519-940-9092 or visit