Join us to celebrate the grand opening of Aaniin Community Centre & Library, Markham’s newest facility located in the heart of southeast Markham! Enjoy fun activities, entertainment, food trucks & fireworks!
We are excited for you to experience all that Aaniin has to offer with your friends and family! This FREE event is open to all ages.
* What does Aaniin mean? *
The name “Aaniin,” pronounced [ah-nee], means “hello” or “welcome” in Ojibway. The name was chosen to welcome Markham’s many diverse communities, to celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation in 2017, and in honour of our First Nation’s people.
Fun Activities Include:
— Cupcake decorating
— 3D printing
— Virtual reality
— Family sports activities
— Indoor and outdoor playgrounds
— Outdoor pick-up basketball
— Outdoor table tennis
— Life-size chess
— Pickleball, badminton and indoor table tennis
— Aquatics rock climbing wall competition
— Late afternoon recreational swims
— Early morning lane swim and aquafit classes
— Airbrush tattoos and balloon artists
— World Cup viewing area
— PS4 video games
— Fire safety trailer
— And MORE!
— Then, cap the night off with fireworks at sunset!