Nothing bonds the family better than a walk in the woods.
Have your kids use their imagination to identify and create familiar sounds of home and their neighbourhood.
Several caches (containers of random items) have been hidden around the Greater Toronto Area and it is your job to find them!
Summer means being outside! Here's a fun and safe scavenger hunt to do in your neighbourhood!
Family Treasure Hunt
Send a member of the family on an awesome treasure hunt around the house!
Canada Day Hunt
Have young campers paint rocks to hide in your backyard, surrounding property or local park - it's time for you to go find them!
Canada Day Stones Nature Walk
Place red-and-white (or colours of your choice) painted stones around parks and forested areas in your neighbourhood. On July 1, see how many Canada Day-themed stones you can spot!
Canada Day Activities
Using the links provided, complete some fun Canada Day activities and join virtual festivities for Canada Day
Collect items found in nature to make a special crown.
Nature Tic Tac Toe
Use treasures from a nature walk to make a tic tac toe board
Taking the classic game of tic-tac-toe to the garden
Finding and idenitfying the various stars and constellations
Want a cheap and easy way to provide your kids with endless entertainment? Grab a couple of ropes and string up a backyard tight-rope!
Twig Star Ornaments
Twig ornaments in the shape of a star.
Ocean in a Bottle
Make an ocean in a bottle with 3 easy ingredients. One of the fastest and easiest-ever science activities for preschoolers.
Adding Artificial Flowers to Your Outdoor Play Space
Flower Drop Garden Ornaments
Beautiful and easy homemade garden ornaments for kids to make
This is a fun sensory/water play activity for toddlers and preschoolers to explore nature in their backyard
Bucket and Rope Pulley
Rig up a simple bucket and rope contraption in your backyard! It’s a homemade toy that will provide hours of open-ended play for kidsSimply tie a rope to the handle of a bucket.
Nature Faces Craft
Self-Portrait Art for Preschoolers using items found in nature
Nature Scavenger Hunt
Host your own scavenger hunt in a local neighbourhood park.
DIY Bird Feeders
We've picked some easy to make and effective birdfeeders you can make at home to attract the amazing birds that live in the GTA.
Painted Rock Garden
Painted rocks to brighten your garden or family space.
Ice Cream Cone Garden
A fun and easy way to introduce children to plants and gardening.
Arts and Crafts
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