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March Break Camps & Activities in Brantford

March Break Camps & Activities in Brantford

March Break is just around the corner and Brantford has tons of camps available for all ages, abilities and price ranges. From art camps at Glenhyrst and drop-in paint sessions at Crock a Doodle to video games and sports camps and so much more offered through the City of Brantford, your child will be entertained and in good hands from March 16 to 20, 2020. Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant Glenhyrst Imagi-Nation Camp Glenhyrst Art Gallery of Brant, 20 Ava Rd. Ages: 4 to 12 Let your imagination...
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Brantford Sports Council Announces Finalists for Awards

Brantford Sports Council Announces Finalists for Awards

The Brantford Sports Council has announced the Finalists in nine categories for the Sports Awards that will be presented at the 15th Annual Sports Recognition Banquet on Wednesday February 12, 2020 at the Brantford Golf & Country Club (60 Ava Rd). This program recognizes local athletes, coaches, volunteers, teams, officials and sponsors who are actively involved in and support minor sports in the community. The Sportsperson of the Year will also be recognized at the Awards Banquet. The Fin...
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New Funding Through Investment Readiness Program (IRP)

New Funding Through Investment Readiness Program (IRP)

The Brant Community Foundation, a member of the Community Foundations of Canada, has announced their partnership with the Investment Readiness Program, a new national initiative funded by the Government of Canada. This funding program can provide time-limited, non-repayable capital to support a broad range of “social purpose organizations” (i.e. non-profits, charities, co-operatives, hybrid social enterprises, and mission-focused for-profits) in helping them grow, build their capacit...
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Seven Ho-Ho-Holiday Activities For Kids

Seven Ho-Ho-Holiday Activities For Kids

by Valerie VanDixhoorn Looking for some fun activities to get you and the little ones into the Holiday Spirit? There are lots of ways to participate in seasonal activities in Brantford without breaking the bank. Join in on a fun night of games and swimming at the Wayne Gretzky Sports Centre, enjoy story time at the Branlyn Community Centre, or make some cookies at the SC Johnson Centre. Crock a Doodle on Wayne Gretzky Parkway is hosting seasonally themed painting parties for the young artists i...
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Summer To-Do List for Families in Brantford

Summer To-Do List for Families in Brantford

The stores are busy stocking their shelves with cute new school supplies and seasonal attire, but kids are protesting, “wait just a minute! We still have half of the summer left!” And they are correct. There’s plenty of time left to soak up the sun and enjoy going to bed late, sleeping in, pool parties and fun outdoor activities. Here’s a handful of things to add to your “Summer To-Do List” that you don’t have to leave the City to do and that won’t...
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Fun is in flight at the Community Charity Airshow!

Fun is in flight at the Community Charity Airshow!

Tickets are free for this widely-popular event, but donations are greatly appreciated. This event raises funds for two worthwhile local charities – the Rotary Club of Brantford and the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum.
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May Featured Artist: Martin Smith

May Featured Artist: Martin Smith

Martin is also a playwright, whose works have been performed locally, as well as in Alberta and Colorado. He has written The Strong Hand of Love, The Other Noise, Baked Muffins with Dates, and his newest play presented by ICHTHYS Theatre Productions in March and April 2019 – Burs of a Feather.
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