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This Thanksgiving weekend, explore a world of good at HarbourKIDS: Folk. We’re celebrating the positivity of communities, families and friends through folk music, folk tales, folk art, folk theatre and more over three folk-filled days.

Terra Hazelton - Redpath Stage Host

11:00am – 5:00pm

Terra Hazelton will be your guide for the day on the Redpath Stage!

Family

Orit Shimoni's The Book of Light

11:00am – 5:00pm

Orit Shimoni’s heartwarming exchange between a questioning child and his uncle, creatively using light projection and music. Great for kids 2-5.

Family

Theatre

Pixel People

11:00am – 5:00pm

Husband and wife team, Jacqueline and Christopher Gable, create amazing cross-stitch patterns featuring Harry Potter, Star Wars and cartoon characters. Check out this exhibit of some of their work.

Family

Learning

LEGO Mosaics

11:00am – 5:00pm

Use LEGO® to invent cartoon characters, draw a picture of your house, or even recreate your entire street on green LEGO® base plates!

Family

Cora Flora & Friends - Exploring Music, Nature and Yoga

11:00am

An inspiring performance incorporating gentle yoga, dance, the sounds of nature, and a calming musical meditation. Perfect for all ages!

Family

Learning

Music

The Children's Own Media Museum

11:00am – 5:00pm

Write, design, make and sing this museum into reality. Kids will also receive a special curator kit.

Family

Learning

Domestic Bliss

11:00am – 5:00pm

Wise Daughters Craft Market volunteers have covered everything from a broom to a frying pan to a dog (not a real one!) with crocheted and knitted cosies.

Family

LOOMinous

11:00am – 5:00pm

Ever use a loom? Here’s your chance to collaborate on a woven work of art. At the end of the day, we’ll cut it from the loom and hang it on the wall.

Family

Learning

Paper Patchwork Quilt

11:00am – 5:00pm

Make a paper patch and add it to a patchwork “quilt” that grows over the weekend. Paper patches will be made with a type of Japanese paper called Chiyogami.

Family

Learning

Cool Stuff Your Grandma Knows How to Do

11:00am – 5:00pm

No doubt about it – grandmas rock! The people from Wise Daughters Craft Market offer demos on how to crochet, spin and embroider.

Family

Learning

Yarnstorming Trees

11:00am – 5:00pm

Help us grow our yarn storms throughout the weekend! Instructors will be on hand to teach novices the basic knit stitch so everyone can contribute regardless of age or skill level.

Family

Learning

It's Your City - Toronto

11:00am – 5:00pm

This travelling art installation has already been completed in Hamilton, Brantford, Mississauga, Kitchener, and Waterloo. HarbourKIDS: Folk is proud to be the Toronto host of this evolving community based project. Facilitated by Elizabeth Gosse.

Family

Learning

Visual Arts

Natrel Pom Pom Tree

11:00am – 4:00pm

Make a pom-pom to contribute to our growing pom-pom installation! Facilitated by Alison Thompson.

Family

Learning

Toronto 2015 Pan/ParaPan Am Games

11:00am – 5:00pm

Visit the Toronto 2015 Pan/ParaPan Am Games area to try your hand at a sport and learn more about the games.

Family

The Cowgirl Choir

11:30am

Check out this multi-harmony, old-timey country choir that covers old and modern classics.

Family

Music