Category: Youth

Summer fun starts with Guelph day camps, parks and outdoor recreation programs

It’s time to kick off Recreation and Parks month with activities and programs you can join in outdoor park spaces and inside our recreation facilities. Register for summer camps and free activities in June We’ve got archery for adults and kids, gardening exercise day, kids badminton and family pickleball sessions open for free throughout the […]

Canadian superheroes led by real-life superheroes at the 2014 Guelph Community Santa Parade

DGBA press release. 2014 Guelph Community Santa Parade Event Date: Sunday November 16th Location: Downtown Guelph Admission: Free Canadian superheroes highlighted at the newly extended 2014 Guelph Community Santa Parade Canadian superheroes, cowboys and lots of elves will captivate the crowds in Downtown Guelph at the annual Community Santa Parade. Taking place on Sunday 16th November at 1.30pm, the […]

Family-friendly movies kick off summer season in Market Square

Press release. On Friday, July 4, the City of Guelph will kick off its free summer entertainment and activities program in Market Square with a showing of ‘Up’—Disney’s award-winning animated feature film. The summer movie lineup, sponsored by Meridian Credit Union, also includes: · Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark – Friday, July […]

Help Celebrate GPL's Paperbag Princess Day on May 1st!

Library press release. Who loves Robert Munsch books? The Guelph Public Library sure does! Home to Munsch’s infamous Paperbag Princess, the GPL will be hosting a city-wide “Paperbag Princess” Day on Thursday, May 1st 2014. With her hair a mess and crown slightly skewed, the paperbag princess is a recognizable by everyone in the world […]

New speed limits for Guelph elementary schools

Press release. Starting in April, the City of Guelph is implementing reduced speed limits in elementary school zones across the city. “School zones are busy places, especially in the morning and afternoon when children are walking to and from school,” said Mayor Karen Farbridge. “The new lower speed limits will help make it safer for […]

Downtown Guelph Black History Month Event

From the Downtown Guelph Business Association. On Wednesday, February 19th, between 11:00 -1:00 you are invited to a phenomenal Downtown Guelph Black History Month Event at Old Quebec Street Shoppes that you will not want to miss. Featuring: ·Paul Harpley who designed the African Savanna at the Toronto Zoo and other staff from the Toronto […]