Family

Events listing

Power Tour

June 25, 2016-September 2, 2017

Every Saturday, join a thirty-minute guided tour of The Power Plantís current exhibitions and engage in a dialogue about art and ideas.

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Power Kids: Off to the Races

January 29, 2017

Create your own rubber-band powered horse-drawn carts out of wood, string and modelling clay.

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Stroller Tour

February 2, 2017

Stroller Tours are designed to ease concerns that parents, guardians and caregivers may have regarding crying babies or talkative children in the galleries.

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Gumboot Dance Workshops with Just Aissi

February 4-11, 2017

Take part in a fun and engaging dance workshop suitable for everyone in the family! Be ready to express yourself aloud. Fun is guaranteed!

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Kuumba Family Crafts with Karen Bell-Higgins

February 4-11, 2017

Join us for two afternoons creating your own black culture-inspired heroes and sheroes or assembling your own customized buttons using historical quotes, images and/or drawings.

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NFB celebrates Black History Month for Kids

February 4-11, 2017

A series of short films for kids that showcases the activists, survivors and everyday people who make up the rich history of Afro-Canadian culture.

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Afro-Fusion Workshop with Esie Mensah and The Black Stars

February 4-11, 2017

Rooted in traditional and contemporary African styles fused with dancehall, soca and more. Esie Mensah and The Black Stars promote a fusion of movement that is fun for all levels and all ages.

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Kuumba Family Storytelling with Itah Sadu

February 4-11, 2017

Join us for an afternoon of tales that celebrate our ancestors and beyond with storyteller Itah Sadu.

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Kuumba Drumming Circle Workshop with Amadou Kienou

February 4-11, 2017

Come and learn to play the djembe. Master drummer Amadou Kienou will share his knowledge of West African traditional rhythms in this fun all ages workshop.

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Power Kids: Time for Chimes

February 5, 2017

Join us as we explore metal as an art material by bending and hammering thin pieces of metal to craft chimes and bells.

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Power Kids: Smoke and Mirrors

February 19, 2017

Create sculptures that extend or alter our perception, constructing periscopes or a sculptural optical illusion using mirrors.

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Festival Host on the Natrel Rink

February 20, 2017

Skate by the lake on the beautiful Natrel Rink with our hostess Michaela Washburn.

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