Summer Family Fun


Summer Family Fun
presented with Green Acres Kiwanis Club of Lethbridge

adults required to attend with children | admission rates apply, includes exhibit access | free for annual pass holders | registration not required

Thursdays | 1:00 – 4:00 pm [drop in anytime]

JULY 03       Wheat Weaving Learn the art of wheat weaving and the folklore around this beautiful tradition. Please come prepared to work outside today. 

10                 Hand Made Looms Make your very own loom mini-loom and weave your own design.

17                 Bottle Rockets Celebrate the 25th anniversary year of the Canadian Space program on the occasion of the 40th anniversary week of the first man on the moon. Be prepared to get a little wet as your rocket takes off, and to be outside while launching your rocket. 

24                 Woven Friendship Bracelets This favourite summer camp craft pre-dates the popular Rainbow Loom! You’ll use embroider floss or yarn to knot a colourful bracelet. 

31                 Ice Cream Social We've turned our annual ice cream making program into an all ages social! Drop in anytime (special time 3:00 – 8:00 pm).


AUGUST 07  WWI Letters 100 years ago this week World War I began. Explore letters from local soldiers and try to draft your own hand-written letter to someone you love. 

14                 Tie Dye Join the Textile Surface Design Guild for a lesson in tie dying. Bring your own shirt, or make a summer-weight cotton scarf using our supplies. Come prepared to work outside today for the dying part of your project (special time 3:00 – 8:00 pm).

21                 Bannock Make BBQ bannock and you learn some local Blackfoot history. Come prepared to work outside today.

28                 5 Pin Bowling Upcycle your very own version of this uniquely Canadian game and learn about Canadian inventions.  



Saturdays at 1:00 returns in the fall

Posted on:
Wednesday, July 02, 2014