Children's Activities

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Event Date: 
Repeats every day until Sun Dec 30 2018.
Sunday, December 23, 2018
Monday, December 24, 2018
Tuesday, December 25, 2018
Wednesday, December 26, 2018
Thursday, December 27, 2018
Friday, December 28, 2018
Saturday, December 29, 2018
Sunday, December 30, 2018

Fernie Alpine Resort will be a busy hub over the holiday period with plenty of activities for kids to take part in as part of our Griz Kidz Holiday program.

Parents drop the kids off from 5:30-7:30 pm for a fun night of games, crafts, movies & pizza dinner! 
The activity night is located on the top floor of the Mountain Pantry (the former Gabriella’s Italian Restaurant) access the entrance via Fernie Slopeside Lodge Parking Lot. Fully supervised by our professional resort staff. Open to ages 6-12 yrs.

Event Date: 
Wednesday, December 19, 2018
11:15am - 12:30pm

Plaid Party Wednesday for caregivers, families and for children ages 0-5. Dress in yours most festive plaid and join us for stories, songs, soup and socializing! Please bring a simple potluck item to share.

Event Date: 
Saturday, April 6, 2019
11:00am - 3:00pm

Family fun is coming to Fernie Alpine Resort! The plaza will be a buzz with FREE games and activities. More details coming soon.

Event Date: 
Friday, November 9, 2018
1:30pm - 3:30pm

Movie - Harry Potter: The Philosopher’s Stone

Bring a friend or sibling for popcorn and a movie. Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult. Children under 7 must be accompanied by an adult.

Event Date: 
Thursday, November 8, 2018
3:45pm - 4:45pm

Do you have a maker in your house: someone who loves to make things with fabric, glue guns, yarn and wood? Join us for an hour of crafts to make and take home. Simple snack provided. Must have a Fernie library card and signed waiver.

Event Date: 
Repeats every week every Wednesday until Wed Nov 28 2018.
Wednesday, November 7, 2018
Wednesday, November 14, 2018
Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Wednesday, November 28, 2018
3:45pm - 5:45pm

This program runs every Wednesday starting November 6th and ends November 27th. For children ages 7 and up. Must have a library card and a current waiver We are building a Lego town complete with all our favourite parks, places, shops and amenities.

Event Date: 
Thursday, November 1, 2018
3:45pm - 5:00pm

The Fernie Heritage Library is celebrating the Day of the Dead (Dia del Muerte) with stories and activities to honor those we love who have passed on.

Aa part of the program, they will be watching some of the COCO movie. Participants are asked to bring a photograph of someone special whom they have lost (pets included). This program is run in collaboration with the Elk Valley Hospice. Parents welcome to attend. Drop-in Ages 7-12 (waiver required). 

Event Date: 
Sunday, October 28, 2018
11:00am - 4:00pm

New this Fall, Griz Kidz Halloween Party & Haunted House!

Dress up your little monsters and join us for the 1st Annual Griz Kidz Halloween Party & Haunted House on Sunday, October 28 from 11am – 4pm in the Day Lodge.

Join Fernie Alpine Resort on the main floor of the Day Lodge for ghoulish games, creepy-crawly crafts, enchanting activities and decorate a Halloween treat. Come dressed in your costume and take a family photo in their spooktacular photo booth. If you get hungry, they’ll have other twisted treats available for purchase.

Event Date: 
Saturday, October 20, 2018
11:30am - 1:30pm

Join the Fernie Nordic Society at the Elk Valley Nordic Centre for their annual Great Pumpkin Hunt!

The event begins at 11:30am and is designed for children aged 9 and under with pumpkin hunters of ALL ages welcome.

Dress up in your best All Hallows’ Eve costume and win a $50 gift certificate from Elk Valley Pizza Shoppe! This is a Society fundraiser so please bring $10/pumpkin hunter and any donations are most welcome! They will have hot chocolate so don’t forget to bring your mugs!