Jane’s Walk Durham Region returns for it’s second year! Jane’s Walks are citizen led “walking conversations” of interesting areas of Durham Region, including Camp 30/Jury Lands in Bowmanville, “Bomb Girls” tour of the former DIL plant in Ajax, a walking tour of downtown Whitby, a Haunted Walking Tour of downtown Oshawa, an Urban Loop Cycling Tour and more! Walks run May 4-6, rain or shine! Check the website for details. Various times. FREE. All welcome.
Relive those early morning drives to practice, afternoons out on the pond, and getting pointers after each game on the drive home! Canlan Ice Sports is hosting a Father & Son Hockey Tournament, so grab your old man and dust off your skates! Entries to this unique family-style tournament are not exclusively limited to fathers and sons, so please contact Canlan for details. May 4-6 2018. 1401 Phillip Murray Drive, Oshawa. Various times.
Hypnotist Dave Curran hits the stage of the The Music Hall Night Club and Concert Venue for an unpredictable night of zany antics. May 4 2018. 39 King Street East, Oshawa. Doors at 8 pm. $20 online or at Wilson & Lee Music, Oshawa. 19+.
It’s RMG Fridays: Body In Motion! Join the Robert McLaughlin Gallery in celebrating local talent. At RMG Fridays the gallery buzzes with live musical performances, interactive art experiences, open gallery spaces, social mingling and more. Suitable for music lovers, youth, families, date nights, and culture-vultures. May 4 2018. 7 pm to 10 pm. 72 Queen Street, Oshawa. FREE. All ages welcome.
Not ready for the RMG Fridays party to end? Head to the Moustache Club for the official RMG Fridays after party with Professors of Funk! May 4 2018. 15 Simcoe Street North, Oshawa. $10. 19+.
Get your hands dirty and help Carea with their spring garden clean up and build garden beds, followed by a barbecue! Please register with Shantel at 905-723-0036 x1241. May 5 2018. 10 am to 2 pm. 115 Grassmere Ave, Oshawa. FREE.
Go behind the scenes of Whitby’s most interesting and unique homes and buildings at Doors Open Whitby! Check out locations like Camp X, Ringwood Manor, 360 Insights (formerly R.A. Sennett Public School, Whitby Town Hall, and Trafalgar Castle School, plus many more. Or check out one of their walking tours of Heritage and downtown Whitby. May 5 2018. 10 am to 4 pm. Various locations. FREE.
Rooks to Cooks invites you to a hands-on cooking workshop for kids, hosted by Chef Maysaa! Children ages 4 and up, will learn basic culinary skills, make fresh pasta dough, and roll, cut, and fill their own agnolotti. They’ll also get kid-friendly cooking tips and tricks! May 5 2018. Zion Christian Reformed Church, 409 Adelaide Ave. Oshawa. Registration required. Various times. FREE. Phone 833-243-3862 for more info.
Peppa Pig is live at the Tribute Communities Centre! May 5 2018. 4 pm. 99 Athol Street, Oshawa. $29.50, $39.50, $49.50, $59.50.
Catch “We Walk the Line” a tribute to Johnny Cash at the Oshawa Little Theatre! May 5 2018. 62 Russett Avenue, Oshawa. 7:30 pm. $31.
Head to the Oshawa Museum for Sunday FUNday to check out the “Victorian Cellphone!” Disassemble your cell phone and what have you got? A clock, a newspaper, a camera, a slate, and a telephone. How would you get the important news of the day? How would you check the weather? May 6 2018. 12 pm to 4 pm in the Verna Conant Gallery at Guy House. Lakeview Park, Oshawa. FREE. All ages welcome!
Head to the Station Gallery in Whitby for hands-on fun at Ordinary Extraordinary! From string to aluminium, paper to plastic – you’ll be amazed at the extraordinary things you can make with ordinary stuff. This Sunday make Artist Trading Cards! Use all materials will available to create your own art card (draw, doodle, collage, combine etc) and you can make as many cards as you want. May 6 2018. 11 am to 2 pm, 1450 Henry Street, Whitby. Drop-in, all ages welcome, pre-registration encouraged. FREE.