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BIG 5: Free March break fun in York Region
Enjoy free games and activities like basketball
Feb. 28, 2017
Simone Joseph  

March break shouldn’t break your budget. Here are free activity ideas:

1) Cardboard toboggan races
At Georgina’s The ROC on March 16. Check-in at 12:30 p.m. Races begin at 1:30 p.m. Everyone can bring decorated sleds and wear costumes. All ages welcome. Maximum three racers per sled. For more information, email, call 905-476-4301 ext. 2354 or visit

2) Drop-in basketball
On March 13, youth can visit the Angus Glen Community Centre and library from 4 to 5:30 p.m. in Markham at 3990 Major MacKenzie Dr. E. Go to for other March break activities.

3) Free Games and activities
For ages five to 10 years old. On March 16 and 17, from noon to 3 p.m. (drop-in) at Newmarket’s Elman W. Campbell Museum. To preregister, call 905-953-5314 or email

4) Free swim
Enjoy these swims at select Vaughan pools. Go to for more information.

5)  Rapunzel
This reinvention of the fairy tale is meant for children four years and older. Children under age 11 must have adult accompaniment. Pick up your ticket at Richmond Hill’s Richvale Library circulation desk 15 minutes before the program starts. Call 905-889-2847 for more info. March 14, from 2 to 3 p.m.