Power off and Play!

Posted June 4, 2018

FREE  Power Off and Play event taking place at Centennial CVI in Guelph on June 16th from 10-2.  The event is aimed at families with children aged 0-12 years old and is funded by Energize Guelph.

Power Off and Play is an initiative of the Balanced Technology Management (BTM) Committee with funding support from Energize Guelph. The BTM Committee is a regional collaborative that was formed to promote balanced technology use and healthy behaviours in children and youth. It’s composed of a group of local leaders including the Upper Grand District School Board, Wellington Catholic DSB, Homewood Community Addiction Services, Wellington-Dufferin-Guelph Public Health, YMCA/YWCA of Guelph, Guelph Police Services, Guelph Community Health Centre and several other local community partners.

At the event, parents/guardians and children will learn tips on balancing screen time as well as activities families can do together this summer.

Special guests at the event include the Grand River Conservation Authority, Guelph Quidditch, Play with Clay, Let’s Talk Science, Wild Ontario, and more.

Power Off And Play Event Poster

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