4th Annual Winter Carnival

Family Day - Monday, February 19, 2018

Time: 1:00pm-4:00pm
Outdoor activities from 1-3pm only
Big Idea Pitch inside community centre starting at 3:15 sharp!
Location: Thorndale Fair Grounds & Community Centre

Cost: FREE!
Cash & cheque donations appreciated.

Perfect timing, Mother Nature
Thanks Mark Goris for clearing some paths
Pony Rides thanks to Cherry Grove Stables
Thank-you Suzanna!
Thorndale Lions Sleigh Rides
Mt. Olivett Masonic Lodge Tug of War
Optimist Club Plank Races
Plank Ski Races by the Optimist Club
Agricultural Society's Bonfire & Marshmallow Roasting
Thorndale Area Churches Sled Pulling Races
Slingshot Station run by Thorndale Repair Shop & the Goris Family
Thorndale Fire Dept. Road Hockey Game
Sno-Pitch supported by the Men's & Ladies Slo-Pitch Leagues
Musical Entertainment arranged by Purple Hill Country Opry Hall
Making Hacky Sacs with Healthy Kids Community Challenge
Face painting with RBC Bank, Argyle
Olaf! Thanks to RBC Bank & Youth Volunteers
The always popular, Model Train Station
Future Olympian?
Enjoy refreshments courtesy of the Optimist Club, Women's Institute & Farmers' Market Committee
Thanks for quenching our thirsts!
Watch for Market updates!
Congrats to our door prize winners!
Thanks to the Optimist for the Hot Dogs!


The 2016 event schedule included...

2017 activities still pending...
Outdoor Winter Fun & Games from 1-3pm

Visits from Olaf (BMO -Thorndale Branch)
Horse drawn wagon rides (Lions Club)
Tug of War (Mt. Olivett Masonic Lodge)
Road Hockey. Please bring your own hockey stick.
Relay races (Thorndale & Area Churches) 
Bonfire & marshmallows (Thorndale Agricultural Society)
Plank-ski races (Optimist Club)
Tennis ball slingshot (I Love Thorndale)
Baseball Zone on the tennis courts (Janis Armstrong) Please bring your own glove.
Model Railway Building is also open for visitors.
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Indoors from 1- 4pm:
Story time & colouring with the Thorndale Library,
Music (thanks to George Taylor at Purple Hill Country Hall)
Face Painting with Sylvia (SylverDesign) 
Minute to Win It Games (Thanks Welcome Mob Leader, Tabby!)
Hot Dogs (thanks to the Optimist Club)
Popcorn (thanks to the Thorndale Farmers' Market Committee)
Warm drinks (thanks to the Women's Institute).
Water Does Wonders (Healthy Kid Community Challenge) 

3:25 Mass Welcome Mob!
All free!

Be sure to smile for the camera.

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To learn more about volunteering (ie. set-up, welcoming, tear down, etc) for this family-focused FREE event, please contact us