The Eastman Region is always full of fantastic events, activities, and workshops that everyone can enjoy and this week is no different! Valentine’s Day is right around the corner and Pennyweight Market has thought of the perfect gift for you to create for that special someone in your life! If you have a bit of a green thumb, then you will love St. Pierre Jolys’ 2020 Seed Exchange! Put on a pair of snowshoes and take the whole family to the various snowshoeing adventures happening all over the Eastman!
Harry Potter Trivia Café Night
January 28 – J’em Bistro – St. Pierre Jolys
Head over to J’em Bistro and test your Harry Potter knowledge! Dress up, bring your friends and enjoy the themed menu. You can expect butterbeer, gilly water and more exclusive items! The winning team receives a $20 bistro gift card!
Crafty Tea Box Valentine Gift
January 31 – Pennyweight Market – Beausejour
Transform a cute wooden box into a wonderful gift item for someone special (that could be you!) at the Crafty Tea Box Valentine Gift Workshop. This craft involves painting and decoupage. Each crafter also receives 50 grams of tea to start filling their box. coffee/tea and ice cream cake will be served at the workshop.
Starlight Snowshoe Adventure
January 31 & February 1 – Pinawa Suspension Bridge – Pinawa
Put on some snowshoes and enjoy an evening of snowshoeing under the stars for Starlight Snowshoe Adventure. If you’ve never seen the stars devoid of light pollution this is a must tour. Join Pinawa Unplugged Eco-Tours and experience the thrill of snowshoeing after dark using headlamps to guide the way. The destination will be the warm and cozy outfitters tent where you will break and warm up by the woodstove before returning to the trailhead.
January 31 – Starlight Snowshoe Adventure
February 1 – Starlight Snowshoe Adventure
Boreal Snowshoe Adventure
February 1 – Pinawa Suspension Bridge – Pinawa
Join Pinawa Unplugged Eo Tours on a guided adventure and experience the fun of snowshoeing while taking in the beauty of the boreal forest at the Boreal Snowshoe Adventure. This tour will move at a slow and enjoyable pace so you have time to breathe and take lots of pictures. The tour will venture off-trail to the secluded outfitters’ tent where you can warm up while enjoying a hot beverage before you return to the trailhead.
Children, Youth, & Adult Snowshoe Adventure
February 1 – Nimowin Trail – Birds Hill Provincial Park
Join the 1.8 km expedition on Nimowin Trail to discover winter in Birds Hill Provincial Park. They can provide the snowshoes, or bring your own! Afterwards, enjoy hot chocolate and marshmallows around the bonfire.
Pine Point Rapids Snowshoe Adventure
February 2 – Pine Point Rapids – Whiteshell Provincial Park
Snowshoe along with a Park Interpreter as you venture to the scenic Pine Point Rapids and discover what makes a Whiteshell winter special. At the rapids, you will warm up in the shelter with hot chocolate. They can provide the snowshoes, or bring your own!
Family Snowshoe Adventure
February 2 – Pinawa Suspension Bridge – Pinawa
Bring the kids to the Family Snowshoe Adventure and experience the fun of snowshoeing while taking in the beauty of the boreal forest on this fun-filled family adventure. The kids will turn into winter explorers as you look for animal tracks in the snow. The tour will venture off-trail to the secluded outfitters’ tent where you can warm up while enjoying a hot beverage before you return to the trailhead.
More Eastman Greatness
You don’t have to be a local to take part in one of these great community events. Stop on in, try something new, and make some great friends!
January 27 – Wellness And Natural Health – Beausejour
January 27 – 10th Annual Festival des Creches! – St. Georges
January 29 – Paint Night – West Hawk Lake
January 30 – Drop-In Skating – Beausejour
January 30 – Pucks & Sticks Drop-In – Beausejour
January 31 – Dinosaur Day Camp – Lac du Bonnet
February 1 – 2020 Seed Exchange – St. Pierre Jolys
February 1 – Vintage Window Transfer Workshop – Landmark
February 1 – Wind Chimes Class – Anola
February 2 – String Art Class – Anola