H2O GO Festival: An engaging celebration of water

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Event:
H2O GO Festival: An engaging celebration of water
Start:
March 19, 2016 10:00 am
End:
March 19, 2016 3:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
Category:
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Updated:
February 13, 2015
Venue:
Old Quebec Street Mall
Address:
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55 Wyndham Street North, Guelph, Ontario, N1H 7T8, Canada

The City of Guelph is hosting the third annual H2O GO Festival at Old Quebec Street Mall on Saturday, March 19 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. This year’s festival is being presented in collaboration with Wellington Water Watchers and is being paired with eMERGE Guelph‘s ecomarket.

This free, family-friendly event includes engaging, hands-on children’s activities, interactive displays, a variety of water–related information booths, and thought–sharing through art and science for people of all ages. The day will also include free water conservation talks from industry professionals.

The H2O GO Festival is presented in support of Canada Water Week (March 21-27).

Games and family-friendly activities

  • Children’s games
  • Face painting
  • Arts and crafts
  • Live music
  • Workshops and presentations
  • Door prizes

Workshops

10:15 a.m.       Traditional storytelling: water tales

11:15 a.m.       Water wins: we need your input!

12:15 p.m.       Vermiculture: fun with worms

1:15 p.m.         Starting native plants from seed

2:15 p.m.         Play with Clay: Paint a mug for drinking great Guelph tap water

 

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