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Dates
Starts
March 9th, 2019
Ends
March 16th, 2019

March Break: GAME ON!

This March Break, it’s GAME ON at Grey Roots as we try out games from ancient times through to the modern day! GAME ON explores our favourite pastimes: 

  • Board games: Snakes and Ladders, Guess Who?, Kerplunk, Clue, and more!
  • Video games: Atari and Sega Genesis
  • LEGO Master Planning with Scott Taylor, Senior Planner at Grey County

Plus, enjoy movies in the theatre, explore the trails in Moreston Village, see print shop demonstrations, and more! Different activities every day. Check out the full schedule below for details!

Full Schedule of Activities

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How AR, VR, MR, and XR are Changing the World: 1:30 - 2:30. Technology is disrupting the world. Discover how it will affect your life and the way it will change the way we interact with the world around us. Wil McReynolds from KP9 will demonstrate several upcoming new technologies used in augmented reality, virtual reality and mixed reality worlds showcasing the most current hardware devices. 

Films in the Theatre: Little Robots

Board Games: Snakes and Ladders, Guess Who?, Kerplunk, Clue, and more!

Atari: Test out the original video game system: Atari! 

Moreston Heritage Village: 11 am. to 4 p.m. Grounds open for exploration with an audio tour (buildings closed). 

Board Games: Snakes and Ladders, Guess Who?, Kerplunk, Clue, and more!

Virtual Reality Games: Put on some goggles and step into the world of virtual reality with KP9! $2 for 20 minutes of VR adventure.   

Atari: Test out the original video game system: Atari! 

Moreston Heritage Village: 11 am. to 4 p.m. Grounds open for exploration with an audio tour (buildings closed). 

KidsCamp: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Preregistration required)

Toddlers with Tammy: 10:30 - 11:30. Enjoy a morning of stories, songs, and games for preschool aged children led by Tammy Cruickshank, Grey County Early Years Literacy Facilitator. This program takes place in the foyer and is free of charge. 

Board Games: Snakes and Ladders, Guess Who?, Kerplunk, Clue, and more!

Virtual Reality Games: Put on some goggles and step into the world of virtual reality with KP9! $2 for 20 minutes of VR adventure.   

Atari: Test out the original video game system: Atari! 

Moreston Heritage Village: 11 am. to 4 p.m. Grounds open for exploration with an audio tour (buildings closed). 

KidsCamp: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Preregistration required)

Mr. Meccano: 10:30 to 12:30 Build wonderful working machines with Mr. Meccano from Scenic City Game Emporium and this classic construction toy!

Board Games: Snakes and Ladders, Guess Who?, Kerplunk, Clue, and more!

NOW FULL Virtual Reality Games: Put on some goggles and step into the world of virtual reality with KP9! $2 for 20 minutes of VR adventure.   

Atari: Test out the original video game system: Atari! 

Moreston Heritage Village: 11 am. to 4 p.m. Grounds open for exploration with an audio tour (buildings closed). 

KidsCamp: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Preregistration required)

Video Games in the Theatre: Come test your Sega Genesis skills on the big screen! $2 for 20 minutes of play. 

Mr. Meccano: 10:30 to 12:30 Build wonderful working machines with Mr. Meccano and this classic construction toy!

Board Games: Snakes and Ladders, Guess Who?, Kerplunk, Clue, and more!

Atari: Test out the original video game system: Atari! 

Moreston Heritage Village: 11 am. to 4 p.m. Grounds open for exploration with an audio tour (buildings closed). 

KidsCamp: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Preregistration required)

Video Games in the Theatre: Come test your Sega Genesis skills on the big screen! $2 for 20 minutes of play. 

Board Games: Snakes and Ladders, Guess Who?, Kerplunk, Clue, and more!

Atari: Test out the original video game system: Atari! 

Moreston Heritage Village: 11 am. to 4 p.m. Grounds open for exploration with an audio tour (buildings closed). 

Print Shop Demonstration: 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.

KidsCamp: 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. (Preregistration required)

Master Planning with LEGO: 11-12:30, 2-3:30. Explore your creative side with land use and LEGO with Scott Taylor, Senior Planner at Grey County!    

Films in the Theatre: Little Robots

Board Games: Snakes and Ladders, Guess Who?, Kerplunk, Clue, and more!

Atari: Test out the original video game system: Atari! 

Moreston Heritage Village: 11 am. to 4 p.m. Grounds open for exploration with an audio tour (buildings closed). 

Regular admission rates apply. Virtual reality games and theatre video games are an additional $2 / twenty minutes of play.

Schedule and activities subject to change. 

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