The North Okanagan Optimists Club is a busy club. The group is currently working in partnership with the Early Years Council and its member organizations on the fifth annual Unplug and Play Week. This year’s theme is “Celebrating 150 years of Play”!
Today on the Midday we’ll have Donna Antonishak in to fill us in with details.
For Unplug and Play activities check out www.unplugandplayvernon.com or the Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/VernonUnplugPlay. There are over 70 activities for a variety of ages, most of them FREE.
The 2017 Interior Savings Unplug & Play Week runs from Saturday, April 29- Sunday, May 7.
As part of North Okanagan Optimist Club events, there’s going to be an Unveiling of a Playground box filled with fun outdoor equipment for the local kids to play with and to kick of the start of Unplug and Play week. That will take place Thursday, April 27th at Alexix Park. The Kiss FM Events Crew powered by Capri Insurance, driven by Bannnister Honda and fuelled by Armstrong Regional Co-op, will be there for the unveiling from 3 PM to 5 PM.
Sunday May 7th, marks the Grand Finale “Celebration of Play” at the Polson Park Oval from 1-3 pm. The community, families and kids are invited to participate in fun outdoor games, activities, bouncy castle, outdoor maze and more. Kids are reminded to bring your passports, to be able to enter for prizes!
It’s your chance to celebrate how much fun you can have in an “unplugged way”.
The Optimist club would like to thank the many sponsors and groups that have made the upcoming events possible.
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