Past BrainWAVE Events

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Southern Ontario: Ontario Science Museum

In November 2017, BrainWAVE families went to the Ontario Science Centre!

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Southern Ontario: Caregiver Event

In October 2017, BrainWAVE caregivers had a retreat! More pictures to come!

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Alberta: Edmonton Zoo

In September 2017, BrainWAVE families were Zookeepers for a day!

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Alberta: Skyline Luge

In July 2017, BrainWAVE families went to the Skyline Luge in Calgary!

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Southern Ontario: Toronto Blue Jays

In July 2017, BrainWAVE families went to see the Toronto Blue Jays!
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Lower Mainland BC: A Berry Good Time

In June 2017, BrainWAVE families went berry picking!
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Southern Ontario: The Little Mermaid

In April 2017, BrainWAVE families went to the Theatre and met the cast of The Little Mermaid!

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Lower Mainland BC: Snow Fiesta

In March 2017, BrainWAVE families hit the slopes! 

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Lower Mainland BC: Winter Cruise

In November 2016, BrainWAVE families went on a cruise of Vancouver Harbour.
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Alberta: At the Rodeo

In November 2016, BrainWAVE families went to the Canadian Finals and then to dinner with the Neurosurgery Kids Fund (NKF)

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Southern Ontario: Raptors

In November 2016, BrainWAVE families went to see the Toronto Raptors! See more pictures from this event.
ON BrainWAVE families arrive for the Toronto Raptors game Some BrainWAVE children got to sing the National Anthem with the Toronto Raptors! Then BrainWAVE families got to enjoy the Toronto Raptors game!

Southern Ontario: Caregiver Event

In October 2016, BrainWAVE Caregivers came together for breakfast and supportive round table discussions.
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Alberta: Calaway Park!

In August 2016, BrainWAVE families in Alberta went to Calaway Park! 
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Southern Ontario: Safari Niagara!

In June 2016, BrainWAVE families got to go on Safari! 
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Lower Mainland BC: Playland!

In June 2016, BrainWAVE families got to play at Playland! 
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Lower Mainland BC: Vancouver Circus School

In March 2016, BrainWAVE families went to school! Circus School!  Lessons were in trampolining, juggling, plate spinning, aerial silks and more!

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Southern Ontario: Disney on Ice

In March 2016, BrainWAVE families from Southern Ontario went to Budweiser Gardens to see Disney on Ice. Thanks to Lutheran Social Services for sponsoring BrainWAVE events in Southern Ontario.

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Lower Mainland BC: Van Dusen Festival of Lights

BrainWAVE families went to the Festival of Lights at VanDusen Botanical Garden, with thanks to Truffles Fine Foods for the yummy meals that they provided the families with!

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Southern Ontario: Ripley's Aquarium

BrainWAVE families had a great time at Ripley's Aquarium and afterward at Aria Ristorante.

 

Lower Mainland BC: A Night at the Museum - Halloween Extravaganza!

A spooky night of fun at the Vancouver Maritime Museum in October 2015!

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Southern Ontario: Wizard of Oz

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Southern Ontario: Leaping Deer Farm

On a sunny day in September, BrainWAVE families from Southern Ontario enjoyed a day of fun at Ingersol's Leaping Deer Farm. See pictures from the event here.

Lower Mainland BC: Aquarium

The BC BrainWAVE family took an end-of-school trip to the Vancouver Aquarium - a great day was had by all. A few photos from the day are here.

Southern Ontario: Marineland

At the end of June, 2011 Southern Ontario BrainWAVE families spent time together at Marineland in Niagara Falls. Great connections were made and fun was had by all. See a few photos here.

Southern Ontario: Getting Close to the Wild!

On Saturday, September 18, 2010 BrainWAVE enjoyed a day of fun with nature at Greenview Aviaries. Thanks to everyone for attending and to Dr. Joseph Megyesi for the generous donation of the spectacular wild bird show we all enjoyed!


Lower Mainland BC: Pediatric Education Seminar

On Saturday, September 18. 2010 BrainWAVE was part of the Pediatric Education Seminar at BC Children's Hospital. View the presentations here.


Southern Ontario: Come out Swinging with BrainWAVE!

On Sunday, June 20, 2010, Southern Ontario's BrainWAVE families celebrated Father's Day at London's East Park Golf Gardens. This event featured the opportunity to take part in an innovative session of therapeutic golf. Thanks for the great day everyone!


Lower Mainland BC: School's Out for Summer!

On Saturday, June 26, 2010, BrainWAVE BC celebrated the end of the school year with lunch, games, plenty of sliding time and ice cream at Splashdown Park! Check out the great video created by a parent volunteer below.


Southern Ontario: Celebrated Earth Day with BrainWAVE at the Nature Interpretive Centre at the Royal Botanical Gardens

On Sunday, April 18, 2010 more than 40 members of the BrainWAVE program enjoyed a day of learning and activities focused on nature at the Royal Botanical Garden's Nature Interpretive Centre. Thank you for coming out to this great day!


BrainWAVE Southern Ontario's 2009 End-of-Year Celebration

Click here to view photographs from the BrainWAVE End-of-Year Celebration. Thank you to all those who joined us or volunteered to make the day so much fun for the children and teens of the BrainWAVE support program.

Members of Ontario's BrainWAVE program were invited to come out and celebrate the end of the year with a pizza lunch, holiday-inspired crafts, indoor mini golf, a challenging ropes course, a large jungle gym and video games.


BrainWAVE Lower Mainland BC 2009 End of Year Celebration

The Lower Mainland BC BrainWAVE family celebrated the end of 2009 with a Carol Ship Dinner and Dance Cruise including dinner, dancing and fun during a leisurely cruise along the downtown skyline.


Ontario Events: Rigatoni for Research and CABTO Blue Jays Game, Fall 2009

Thank you to everyone who made it out to the most recent BrainWAVE Ontario events: an evening of fun at the London Rigatoni for Research dinner on October 19 and an afternoon Blue Jays game on October 26. More than 30 BrainWAVE families took part in these events and everyone had a great time!


BrainWAVE B.C. Event: A Day at Burnaby Village Museum, August 2009

BrainWAVE B.C.'s families joined together for their summer event at the historic Burnaby Village Museum. The fun-filled day included a delicious barbeque lunch, the opportunity to explore the expansive museum site and volunteer-led time for the kids and a Parents' Support Group meeting. Parents and children alike enjoyed the day and look forward to the next BrainWAVE event. A big thank you goes out to everyone who attended!


Ontario Event: Niagara Falls Adventure, June 2009

More than 100 BrainWAVE children and teens and their immediate family members are joined in a great adventure in Niagara Falls. First, we met the hundreds of different colourful butterflies at the Niagara Parks Butterfly Conservatory and then enjoyed lunch at the Butterfly Cafe. After lunch, we hopped on three BrainWAVE buses to enjoy a ride on the Maid of the Mist where we got as close as possible to Niagara Falls and experienced it's power first-hand!

Thank you for all of the BrainWAVE families who made our Niagara Adventure a day of fun and excitement!

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