Events

UPCOMING EVENTS

Cape Pick Up Day

Wednesday, February 1
10am – 2pm
Holland Bloorview (150 Kilgour Rd, Coriat Atrium)

Come to Holland Bloorview, show us your registration page and pick up your red or gold cape! While you’re at it, grab a coffee and treat at the FREE Tim Hortons Brew Truck!

Let us know if we can expect you by e-mailing: capesforkids@hollandbloorview.ca

You are eligible for a red cape if you have fundraised $100+ ($50 for children), and a gold cape if you have fundraised $1000+.

We’re looking forward to seeing you all Caped up!

 

Raps 905 World Record Breaking Event

Monday, February 6
7:00pm start, 7:30pm tip-off
Paramount Fine Foods Centre, Mississauga

Have you ever wanted to be part of something big? Like attempting to break a world record big? Now you can!

On February 6, come out to watch Pascal Siakam host the show as your Raptors 905 team take on the Maine Celtics and help break a Guinness world record title of the largest gathering of people wearing capes.

Find ALL the details and get the link to book your discounted tickets.

We can’t wait to see you there!

 

Paint the town red and gold for Capes for Kids!

SAVE THE DATE!

Thursday, March 2

In support of Capes for Kids, and hosted by our Holland Bloorview Kids Rehabilitation Hospital Catalyst Council, this social night will not disappoint!

Stay tuned as we release more information on a caped social event for 19+ in downtown Toronto soon!

Cycle for Capes!

Friday, March 3
12:00pm (45 mins)
Cyclebar Leaside

Grab your cape and join us at Cyclebar Leaside for a charitable workout. Led by Holland Bloorview social worker, Meghan T, this 45 minute Caped spin class will get the heart moving!

Staff, families, supporters – all are invited to this super event!

Spots are limited. Book your bike today.

REGISTER NOW (navigate to the Schedule and scroll through to March 3 to reserve)

Caped Meet up

Sunday, March 5
12-4pm
Shops @ Don Mills – Skating Area, central to mall

Calling all superheroes!

Join us for an afternoon of outdoor fun with skating on the outdoor rink, a hot chocolate to warm your bellies, and some fun and games. Adaptive skating equipment will be available to try or borrow, plus an expert or two to teach you a few sweet sledge hockey moves! We have a few other surprises in store for this event so please come and join in the fun!

If cold weather isn’t your jam, just come and say and say hi and we’ll hit you up with a pair of tickets to Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania while supplies last.

To note:

  • Skating is weather dependant but this event will carry on in the snow, sun, rain and slush!
  • Skates are not available for rent at this location.

The Hero Mindset with Kevin Rempel

Corporate Capes for Kids teams are invited to join us for a keynote speech with Paralympic medalist Kevin Rempel.

Tuesday, March 7
12:00 -1:00pm
Zoom

Kevin will share insights on how to become a hero in your own movie by adopting The Hero Mindset; a mindset that helps you step forward with confidence and courage to drive results and embrace change.

You must be a registered corporate capes for kids team to register. Contact us to receive the registration link!

Lunarbaboon Superhero Drawing Class

Tuesday, March 7
7pm-8pm
Zoom– link will be sent to all page donors before the event

Do you want to create your very own Capes For Kids superhero? Now you can! Learn to draw an amazing superhero, led by a local Toronto artist Lunarbaboon.

Grab some paper and a pencil for this virtual Superhero Drawing Class, and don’t forget to wear your cape!

Register now by making a donation to Lunarbaboon’s page!

Dinosaur Superhero Drawing Class – hosted by Industrial Brothers

Thursday, March 9
6:30pm – 8:00pm
Online: link will be sent to all page donors before the event

Join us online for this superhero themed cartoon dinosaur drawing class. This event will be spectacular for art, superhero, dinosaur and cartoon enthusiasts alike!

Based off their new show, Dino Ranch which features 3 dinos with a disability, an Industrial Brothers professional artist is teaching the class giving you the skills to create your own Dino Ranch star!

Don’t forget to wear your cape!

Register now by making a donation on Industrial Brothers’ Capes for Kids fundraising page.

All donors will receive an e-mail a few days before the event with the Zoom link to join into.

 

Want to host an event for Capes for Kids 2023?

If you have any questions or want to create an event for Capes for Kids, our team would love to hear from you at capesforkids@hollandbloorview.ca