August Events Round-up


August is the last month of summer holidays. Here’s a taste of what’s going on for the dog days of summer.

August 13: 11am-3pm: Mississauga Campus Charity BBQ and Baseball Game: triOs College Mississauga campus invites you out for a day of fun in support of the Jays Care Foundation to raise funds for kids in need across Canada at Mississauga Valley Park.


May Events Round-Up:


Here’s a taste of what’s going on in Mississauga this month.

May 14: 8-9:30pm: The Untamed Garden. Join the Credit Valley Horticultural Society to hear Sonia Day’s talk The Untamed Garden.


April Events Round Up


April 16: 5:30-8:30pm: Dino Dig Workshop: Have a dinosaur lover in your house? Wise Adventures brings you a chance to get up close and personal with dinosaur fossils, and dino prints. Tickets are $20 each, and available through Eventbrite.


March Break Crafts and Activities


March break is here and if you are looking for ideas that will spark their creativity and include a bit of learning, how about some Spring activities?

Kids love to plant seeds and it's a great learning activity. If you have space for an outdoor garden, work with your children around what they want to plant.


How will You Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day?


On the 17th of March each year, people all around the world celebrate Saint Patrick's Day, also called the Feast of Saint Patrick.

While the day is observed to remember Saint Patrick and the beginning of Christianity in Ireland, it has become a truly global holiday.


March Events Round-up


Looking for some ideas for March Break? Here's a few in March's edition of the Events Round-up:

March 8: Maple Magic: Maple Syrup Festival at the Bradley Museum- A March Break treat for the kids. Bring them out to Bradley Museum for Maple Magic. Activities include horse-drawn wagon rides, pancakes, and guided tours.


Adjust Your Clock this Weekend


The start of Daylight Saving Time in Canada is at 2 a.m. on Sunday, March 9, 2014. That means it’s time to turn your clocks forward one hour and lose an hour of sleep!

Experts suggest that this is also a good time to check the batteries in some important household safety equipment.


Fun things to Do During March Break


If you and your family are planning on staying in town during March Break, be sure to check out these great camps!

Airborne Trampoline Center offers day camps for kids six and up. Bouncing lessons will be offered each day by certified instructors, as well as games, daily outings, and talent shows. The camp runs from 9am to 5pm, and can be attended for just one day or the whole week.


Fun Things to do on Family Day


Celebrated on February 17th, Family Day is a special day set aside for families to spend time together. Positioned roughly in the middle of New Year’s Day and Good Friday, Family Day provides families all across Canada with an extra-long weekend to take a mini vacation or plan a day trip. Rather than a lazy day around the house, take a day to explore all of the possibilities that Mississauga has to offer.

If you are still trying to decide how your family should spend this special day, listed below are a few ideas of fun things to do around Mississauga.


Gentlemen’s Guide to Wine on Valentine’s Day


In recent years, my wife has developed quite a flare for Valentine's Day. Rose petals on the table, more baked goods than realistically imaginable, and glitter found where it normally is not.

Like most gentlemen, after 17ish years of marriage, I still find myself in search of answers to questions that I have yet to ask.