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A list of March break activities

If you're planning on spending March break at home, there are plenty of activities for the whole family to explore:


- March Break Camps & Workshops

Everything from one-day activities, through to week-long camps going on at local community centres. Sports, crafts, games and much more.

March Break Summer Camp Samplers, the

perfect way to introduce kids to activities like cartooning, crafts, cooking, dance and more.

March Break Holiday Workshops cater to the creative side with programs that get into the worlds of claymation, digital comic books, the creation of movie trailers, and stop motion film.

For registration, visit, or call 705-739-4220, ext. 5668. You can also access the Spring/Summer 2012 Recreation Guide, recently delivered to residents of Barrie.

For more information, visit


- Monday, March 12

10:30 a.m. - Musical March Break Kick Off with Jake!

- Tuesday, March 13

10:30 a.m. - Puppet Show - "Extreme Champions!"

2 p.m. to 3 p.m. - Lego Fun at the Barrie Public Library

- Wednesday, March 14

10:30 a.m. - Puppet Show - "Extreme Champions!"

- Thursday, March 15

2 p.m. - "Minute to Win It" contest

- Friday, March 16

9:30 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. - Drop-In Family Storytime

2 p.m. to 4 p.m. - "Games Room"

- Saturday, March 17

10:30 a.m. 11 a.m. - Drop-In Family Storytime

Visit Call 705-728-1010, ext. 7019.


- Fakes and Forgeries Exhibit

The Fakes and Forgeries Travelling Exhibit from the Royal Ontario Museum continues.

During March break, the public is invited to explore the Simcoe County Museum and take part in activities which are centred around the Fakes and Forgeries exhibit.

Interpreters will be showing artifacts and answering questions. You'll even get to make your own "fake."

Day camps will be available starting March 12, for kids ages six to 12.

For more updates on these camps, visit

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