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Busy as Bees

Ages 0-6 and caregiver

Help us wake up our Pollinator Garden with some stories and songs in May. Come and see the progress of the garden in the following months!

When: 4pm on the following Wednesdays

  • June 19
  • July 17

Where: Corner of Wellington and Rowland Streets (across from the arena)

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Read to the Animals

All ages

Meet at the barn for a story and then get up close and personal with the animals of the Mitchell Lions Park

When: 11am on the following Saturdays:

  • June 1
  • July 13

Where: Lions Animal Barn in Mitchell Lions Park

All groups must include an adult caregiver

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Mad Science

Ages 4-12 plus caregiver

A fascinating science show that will entertain both children and parents alike. See amazing chemical reactions, fantastic forces and more. Sponsored by the Optimist Club of Mitchell.

When: 11 am on Saturday, June 8

Where: Mitchell Community Centre

***Registration is required. Please register online through Rec Desk.

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Vanilla Extract Workshop


Kayla of Oats & Honey Homestead will explain the history of the vanilla bean and will show you how to extract vanilla. Take home a small bottle.

When: 6 pm on Tuesday, June 11

Where: Community Centre Activity Room

Cost: There is a cost of $40 for supplies for this workshop

***Registration is required. Please register and pay fee online through Rec Desk.

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Anne Kay - Author Presentation, Q & A

Ages 14+

Join author Anne Kay as she discusses her recent book The Salt Man. Learn more about local history and ask questions of the author.

When: 11 am on Saturday, June 22

Where: Community Centre

***Registration is required. Please register online through Rec Desk.