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Kids in the Hall

A festival to celebrate raising a happy, healthy and sustainable family in an urban core.


  • City Hall will be transformed into a family friendly oasis, filled with interactive booths from a variety of City departments and community agencies with information about child, youth and family-friendliness, safe routes to schools, parks, recreation, growing food, and library services.
  • Free Healthy Snacks
  • Outdoor bike safety rodeo
  • Preschool dance demonstration and “try it” opportunity
  • Active games and sports – physical literacy skills
  • Family stretch class
  • Blood pressure and grip testing – NVRC
  • Family art workshop
  • BC Athletics run jump throw (physical literacy station
  • Musical garden (come try instruments) in the Atrium Room.
  • Guest speakers include Jillian Glover, author of “Kids in the City”, Melissa and Chris Bruntlett of “Modacity” and “Velo Family Diaries”, and Mackenzie Stonehocker, a planner, a parent, and a founding member of Driftwood Village Cohousing