Explore local destinations with free EarlyON March Break programs

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Cobourg, ON – February 27, 2024 – Northumberland EarlyON Child and Family Centres have an exciting schedule of exploration programs lined up to keep families busy this March Break. Families and caregivers with children ages six and younger are invited to join EarlyON for free special programming from March 8th to 15th at family-friendly destinations throughout Northumberland, including farms, fire halls, recreation centres and more.

Northumberland EarlyON’s March Break program schedule includes:

  • Hastings Field House
    Friday, March 8th and Friday, March 15th
    9:00 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.
  • Campbellford Fire Hall Exploration*
    Saturday, March 9th
    10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
  • Brighton Fire Hall Exploration*
    Monday, March 11th
    10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
  • Family Hike & Lunch*
    Tuesday, March 12th
    10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Sandy Flat Sugar Bush Exploration*
    Wednesday, March 13th
    10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
  • Jack Burger: Come Explore the Water!*
    Thursday, March 14th
    9:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
  • Cobourg Fire Hall Exploration*
    Thursday, March 14th
    2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
  • ENSS Gym Exploration
    Friday, March 15th
    9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
  • Haute Goat Farm Experience
    Friday, March 15th
    10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
  • Old Mill Alpacas Outdoor Adventure*
    Friday, March 15th
    2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Please note programs with an asterisk (*) have limited space available and require pre-registration on KEyON.ca.

By attending these events, families participating in EarlyON Northumberland’s Family Fun Bingo competition can also make progress towards a ‘bingo’ on their Family Fun Bingo card. Families can submit a completed ‘bingo’ line to their local EarlyON Child and Family Centre by Thursday, March 28th to receive a small prize and to be entered into the draw for the Family Fun Pack grand prize. The prize pack includes a 2024 Ontario Parks pass and a $100 gift card to Indigo. For more information about EarlyON’s Family Fun Bingo competition, visit Northumberland.ca/EarlyON.

For March Break program details, and to view other free EarlyON programs available to caregivers and families year-round, please visit Northumberland.ca/EarlyONPrograms. Please note some programs require pre-registration to attend by visiting KEyON.ca.