Things for you (and your kids) to do in Hamilton this break

Start by cheering on the Hamilton Bulldogs as they play three games this weekend. After that, take a crash course in the treasure hunting app Geocaching. Go for an adventure through the RBG, and enjoy some rides at Wizard World at the Careport.

Indoor March Break Extravaganza – Wizard World

March 10 to March 15

The Wizard World Fun Park is Hamilton’s largest indoor family fun park. The Careport Centre at 270 Longwood Road South will be hosting rides and more from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Daily admission is $25 with an unlimited rides bracelet. Admission alone is $8.75 and ride tickets are available for purchase on-site. The Family Pack is $60 and includes 4 admission passes but only 2 unlimited ride bracelets. $88 gets you 4 admissions and four unlimited ride bracelets. Kids two years old and under get in for free but don’t ride free.

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March Break Mania

March 10 to March 14

Between March 10 and 14, join the Art Gallery of Hamilton in exploring the world of multimedia! You can sign up for just one day or for the whole week. Half and full days are offered too. Morning sessions run from 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Afternoon sessions run from 1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. After-camp care is also available, from 4:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.  Cost is $5 a day. Pre-registration is required, and classes will take place in the Community Gallery and the AGH Studio.

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McMaster March Mania

March 10 to March 14

McMaster Athletic and Recreation is promising the best March Break ever. It will be offering a combination of sports, arts, and adventure and campers can choose their own set of activities. This day camp is offered for children aged six to 13 and runs from March 10 to 14, starting at 8:30 a.m. and ending at 4:15 p.m. Total cost for the five days of camp is $180.

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Royal Botanical Garden's Camp

March 10 to March 14

Explore the Royal Botanical Gardens Day Camps to enjoy fun, education, and respect for our natural environment for the days of March 10 to March 14. The RBG is one of the most biologically diverse natural areas in Canada. The Gardens’ award-winning programs include hiking, games, crafts, and daily exploration of ecologically significant nature sanctuaries. The camp runs from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. every day, with additional extended care from 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. It’s $45 a day for RBG members and $50 for non-members. There are also options to pay for the whole week at $215 for members and $235 for non-members.

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Young Filmmakers Club

Monday, March 10

Filmmaker Craig Watkins shows you how to make a short film with your phone or iPod—no experience required! If you are between the age of 10 and 18, join other young film enthusiasts at the Hamilton Public Library Central Branch on Monday, March 10  4:00 p.m. And it’s Free! The Central Branch is located at 55 York Boulevard, in downtown Hamilton.

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Geocaching 101: Clues to Coordinates

March 11 to March 14

Wait, you don’t know what Geocaching is? No worries, this course brought to you by the Fieldcote Memorial Park and Museum will teach you everything you need to know about this mobile device, GPS-driven treasure hunting game. But come dressed for the weather, and maybe wear some rubber ducky boots because you could be walking through the woods. The program runs daily from March 11 to March 14, and activities will begin at 11:00 a.m. and go till 5:00 p.m. All ages are welcome. Adults are $3.50, young students are $3, and children are $2.50. Or, come with your whole family for $10.

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Hamilton Bulldogs Home Weekend

Start your week off by cheering on your local Hamilton Bulldogs. They will be playing three home ice games this weekend. On Friday they play they Oklahoma City Barons, Saturday they play the Wilkes-Barres/Scranton Penguins, and on Sunday they face the Lake Erie Monsters.

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