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The Stay Strong Georgina campaign will serve to connect the community by bringing people together and keeping them apart at the same time. As it moves forward, new activities and programs will be introduced to keep the community engaged. Now let’s get started by spreading the smiles! georgina.ca/StayStrongGeorgina. Learn more about our Kindness is Everywhere campaign to share your story. 
 
During this unprecedented time, the Community Services Department is here for you!  Looking for fun activities to keep you and your family engaged while practising social distancing and self-isolating. Our team will continue to add new activities such as games, workout tips and craft ideas to this webpage. Give it a try.
Stay safe and healthy!

 

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Canada Day

Looking for Canada Day activities and crafts? Our recreation services team has put together a ton of family friendly arts, crafts, games and activities that are sure to keep you busy all day long.

Virtual fireworks
On July 1, at 10 p.m. local time, thousands of Canadians will be dazzled by the Tim Hortons Canada Day virtual fireworks. Wherever you are in the country, point your smart phone or tablet at the sky and enjoy this 3D fireworks show. This fun and innovative experience will make you feel as if you were there.

Upcycle those old white t-shirts and give them some Canada Day flare with our five-minute Tie-dye DIY tutorial

Try out our mmm-mango salsa recipe for a cool summer or Canada Day snack!

Get crafty creating a unique Canada flag for your Canada Day celebration!

Celebrate Canada Day at Home with these unique summer entertaining ideas.

Canada Day Trivia
Canada Day Crossword
Canada Map Puzzle
Canada Day Sudoku
Canada Day Word Scramble
Canada Day Word Search
Canada Day I Spy

Five minute Canada Day Kebabs
Five ways to make S'mores
Mango Salsa

Handprint Canada Flag Activity
Tie-Dye Activity
Canada Day Party Decoration

Fitness
PDF icon Carefirst Wellness & Volutneer Program (483.5 KB)
PDF icon Upper Body Back Burner (477.4 KB)
PDF icon Yoga Poses (234.67 KB)
Guided Meditation
PDF icon Lower Body Workout (638.18 KB)
PDF icon Plyometric Workout (535.83 KB)
PDF icon Spell Your Name Workout (252.2 KB)
PDF icon 7 Effective Exercises for Women (309.59 KB)
PDF icon 28-day Burpee Challenge (796.19 KB)
PDF icon 30-day Plank Challenge (623.18 KB)
PDF icon Child Wellness Tracker (200.49 KB)
PDF icon Wellness Tracker (558.58 KB)
PDF icon The 21-Day at Home Workout (207.17 KB)
 Barre Fitness Workout
 28-Day Mental Wellness Challenge
 St. Patrick's Day Workout

Disclaimer 

Please be advised that all information on this website is provided for your personal use and informational purposes only. It is not a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment.  You should consult a physician before beginning any exercise, fitness, diet or nutritional routine, especially if you are pregnant or have pre-existing health conditions.  Reliance on any information provided by the Town of Georgina appearing on or provided in relation to the website is solely at your own risk. The Town of Georgina assumes no responsibility or liability for any damages, claims, liabilities, costs or obligations arising from the use of this website or any other website to which this site is linked.

Georgina Pioneer Village and Archives (GPV)

Georgina Pioneer Village Online Tour

Georgina Pioneer Village may be closed, by you can still experience the village from the comfort and safety of your own home.
Check out our online tour to explore Georgina's rich history, and discover the people and places of it's past.

Take a virtual walking tour through Historic Sutton and Jackson's Point.

Discover what transportation looked like in Georgina 100+ years ago by visiting the GPV’s Community Memories exhibit on the Virtual Museum of Canada.

Peek into the lives of this local globe-trotting family, the Tremayne’s of Sutton. The GPV has digitized these 1920s home movies. 

What's Inside?

Check out the new series of ‘unboxing’ videos from the GPV artifact collection. What objects will the curator reveal from Georgina’s historical past?

Georgina’s 200th Birthday - Learn about Georgina's History

Catch up on local history with these short articles prepared to celebrate Georgina’s 200th birthday in 2018.

Historical colouring book and vitual tour

PDF icon James Anderson Colouring Book (3.9 MB)
Visit virtualmuseum.ca for more information about James Anderson: A Journey through the Adventurous Life of a Company Man
 

 

 

 

 

Georgina Arts Centre and Gallery

Stay connected through art by visiting the Georgina Arts Centre virtual gallery.

Georgina Public Library

Watch programs for all ages on the Georgina Public Library YouTube channel

Follow Georgina Public Library on social media for lots of fun activities and opportunities for learning:

GPL on Facebook

GPL on Twitter

GPL on Pinterest

For further information, connect with GPL staff: eservicesupport@georgina.ca

Live Chat available at www.georginalibrary.ca

Leave a voicemail at 905-476-5762 ext. 2 and someone will call you back.

 

 

ROC'n Activities and Fitness
Virtual Performances for Kids

We missed Sno*Fest this year and all its winter fun. However, we have a series of fun and interactive virtual performances for kids of all ages. So settle in with your family and enjoy the shows.

Get Moving with Team T&J

Join the fun with Dan the Music Man
Make your own bubble and percussion instrument to use during the show
Make your own bubbles
Balloon bongo, rice shaker and güiro

Enjoy the Magic of Sean and Aaron

An "unbelievable" show by everyone's favourite clown, Doo Doo The International Clown