Celebrate your first winter in Canada’s Capital Region! The NCC is organizing a winter carnival for newcomers to the Capital to discover the joys of winter.
- Learn to play ball hockey
- Snowshoe in the forest
- Slide down a snowy hill
- Sample traditional winter treats
Discover the joys of Canadian winter, one activity at a time! Spend an afternoon in the great outdoors, and enjoy the beauty of Gatineau Park with other newcomers to Canada.
When & Where
February 23 and 24, from 1 pm to 4 pm
Gatineau Park Visitor Centre 33 Scott Road, Chelsea, Quebec J9B 1R5
Free admission and bus transportation
Buses will depart from various locations:
Make sure you dress warmly (toque, mittens, scarf, snow pants, winter coat, and warm boots) for a winter afternoon outside. And don’t forget to pack a lunch or some snacks. There are no dining options at the Visitor Centre. Snowshoes and other equipment will be provided free of charge.
Reservations are open until February 15.
613-944-2898 or firstname.lastname@example.org
*Please specify your preferred date (February 23 or 24) when reserving. Space is limited.