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Free Events and Activities in December

Historic Stewart Farm during the winter.

Check out the LIVE 5210 Playboxes
Various Parks  | Everyday in December | Dawn to Dusk 
When it's a warm winter day, access sports equipment and games with Live 5-2-1-0 Playboxes. Simply unlock the box, enjoy the gear, return it when you're finished and have fun! Everyone is able to sign up for free access to the Playbox, which is accessible from dawn to dusk, or when the park is open. Please return the equipment to the Playbox after each use to allow it to be available for other users.
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7th Annual Indoor Tree Lighting Celebration
Kensington Prairie Community Centre  | December 2 at 3:30pm to 5:30pm 
The holidays are here! Join us for an evening that will include refreshments and creative activties for the children. Santa will be on site too! To support our local food bank, please feel free to bring donations. 
Register online with course code 4545105 to secure your spot. 

Pioneer Christmas
Historic Stweart Farm | December 9 from 11am to 3pm 
Leave city sidewalks and blinking stop lights behind and come to the Farm for our annual holiday gathering. Sing along with classic carols, indulge in sweet Victorian treats, and craft vintage Christmas décor.
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Rogers Hometown Hockey
Surrey City Hall Plaza | December 9 and 10 at Various Times
Watch an all-Canadian match-up between the Edmonton Oilers and Toronto Maple Leafs on Sportsnet at the Rogers Hometown Hockey outdoor viewing party on Sunday, December 10. The show will be broadcast live from the Sportsnet Mobile Studio and hosted by iconic Canadian sportscaster Ron MacLean and co-host Tara Slone.
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Lifeguard Information Session
Guildford Recreation Centre | December 11 from 6pm to 7pm
Learn how you can get started on a path towards being a lifeguard or aquatic instructor! Find out about the training process and volunteer opportunities. Attendance to the sessions are free but all participants must be ages 10 and older and register online, in person or by phone to secure their spot.
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Holiday Art Jam
Chuck Bailey Recreation Centre | December 14 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
Hey youth! Get into the holiday spirit by hanging out and getting creative. Help make a gingerbread house, block print your own wrapping paper, or explore other holiday-themed arts and crafts.
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Winter Fest 2017
Guildford Recreation Centre  | December 16 from 10am to 1pm
Bring your family for some fun activities to celebrate the winter season! This free event is for children ages 6 to 12 and is organized in partnership with MYzone and the Youth Engagement Program. 
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Parenting Workshop Series
Various Locations | December  18 and 19, 2017 at Various Times
Join us for the Positive Parenting Workshop Series, for parents and caregivers of 5 to 18 year olds. Workshops take place at locations throughout the city and are free to attend. Visit one workshop or attend them all! Registration is not required.
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For more information on the above activities and events, please contact the host facility.

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