Winter Days

When:
January 13, 2016 @ 8:00 am – January 21, 2016 @ 2:00 pm
Where:
Various Locations
Winter Days @ Various Locations

Winter Days offers activities for all ages and it is a wonderful way to get out and beat those winter blues. Some of the highlights each year include the Silver Snowflake Search, Passport to $500, the Senior Luncheon, Coloring Contest, Book Bag Sale, Sleigh Rides and Sledding Party, Blizzard Bash, Chili Cook-off Contest at the West Fargo VFW and many fun activities for youth to participate in at the West Fargo Public Library.

Hunt for one of the 5 Silver Snowflakes!

Silver Snowflake Search, clues begin on January 13th!

Follow the clues and rules listed at wfparks.org or at the West Fargo Park District office entrance window. All 5 snowflakes are hidden at public locations within the City of West Fargo (all above ground)! Prizes are donations from area businesses in our community.

Each Prize Package is valued at $450 or more:

Snowflake A: Hornbacher’s $100.00, Ace Hardware Snowblade $70.00, Costco Membership $55.00, United Automotive Tec Center Oil Change $28.00, Spicy Pie Pizza $20.00, Marcos Pizza Certificate $15.00, 2 Papa John’s Pizza Certificate $27.00, Paradiso Gift Card $25.00, Texas Roadhouse Dinner for 2 Certificate $30.00, Petro Serve USA Gift Card $25.00, Spitfire Gift Card $25.00, Scheels $25.00 and Ole and Lena’s Pizzeria $15.00

Snowflake B: Hornbacher’s $100.00, Ace Hardware Snowblade $70.00, Costco Membership $55.00, United Automotive Tec Center Oil Change $28.00, Spicy Pie Pizza $20.00, Marcos Pizza Certificate $15.00, 2 Papa John’s Pizza Certificate $27.00, Paradiso Gift Card $25.00, Texas Roadhouse Dinner for 2 Certificate $30.00, Petro Serve USA Gift Card $25.00, Spitfire Gift Card $25.00, Scheels $25.00, Ole and Lena’s Pizzeria $15.00

Snowflake C: Hornbacher’s $100.00, Ace Hardware Snowblade $70.00, Red River Valley Fair Mega Pass $140.00, United Automotive Tec Center Oil Change $28.00, Spicy Pie Pizza $20.00, Marcos Pizza Certificate $15.00, 2 Papa John’s Pizza Certificate $27.00, Petro Serve USA Gift Card $25.00, Scheels $25.00, Ole and Lena’s Pizzeria $15.00

Snowflake D has been found at the Wilds South Park by the fire hydrant!
Snowflake D: Hornbacher’s $100.00, Ace Hardware Snowblade $70.00, Red River Valley Fair Mega Pass $140.00, United Automotive Tec Center Oil Change $28.00, Spicy Pie Pizza $20.00, Marcos Pizza Certificate $15.00, 2 Papa John’s Pizza Certificate $27.00, Petro Serve USA $25.00, Applebee’s Certificate $10.00, Scheels $25.00, Ole and Lena’s Pizzeria $15.00

Snowflake E: Hornbacher’s $100.00, Ace Hardware Snowblade $70.00, West Fargo Park District Birthday Package $195.00, United Automotive Tec Center Oil Change $28.00, Spicy Pie Pizza $20.00, Marcos Pizza Certificate $15.00, Papa John’s Pizza Certificate $13.50, Applebee’s Certificate $10.00, Scheels $25.00, Ole and Lena’s Pizzeria $15.00 Silver Snowflake Search Rules ___________________________________________________________________ Schedule of Winter Days Events THURSDAY, JANUARY 14 Snowman Fun Party – See more at: http://www.wfparks.org/2016/01/02/west-fargo-winter-days-january-14-22-2015/#sthash.UtLzYuVA.dpuf

Silver Snowflake Search Rules

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Schedule of Winter Days Events

THURSDAY, JANUARY 14

Snowman Fun Party
6:30pm at West Fargo Public Library.
Stop by for a snowman story, treats and craft projects!

FRIDAY, JANUARY 15

Friday Morning Movie
10:30am at West Fargo Public Library.
Showing “Frosty the Snowman” with free popcorn too!

SATURDAY, JANUARY 16

Used Book Sale!
10:00am-4:00pm at West Fargo Public Library.
Fill a bag for only $8. Hot, sweet, apple cider will be served.

Sleigh Rides & Sledding Party- CANCELLED DUE TO TEMPERATURE AND WIND CHILL
1:00-3:00pm at Rendezvous Park.
A sledding party, sleigh rides, cookies and hot chocolate.

From the Depths of Scandinavia:  Crime Fiction Revealed!
2:00pm at Bonanzaville.
Mitzi Brunsdale, area educator and Scandinavian crime fiction expert will be speaking.

SATURDAY, JANUARY 16

Join us at the West Fargo VFW for the following activities:

West Fargo’s Chili Cook-off Contest
2:30-3:30pm Registration Check-in
3:30pm Judging begins

Chili Cook-off: 1st-$100      2nd-$75       3rd-$50
Enter your favorite chili recipe in the Chili Cook-off at the West Fargo VFW Post 7564. Must be 21 or older to attend.

After judging, free chili samples will be available to the public while supplies last. Sign up for door prizes too!

Entry fee for Chili Cook-off is $8.

Chili Cook-off Registration Form

Minute to Win It
4:30-5:30pm Play to win fun prizes!

West Fargo VFW Dance
8:30-12:30pm with “Thunder Ridge”

SUNDAY, JANUARY 17

Open Skate
7:00-8:30pm at Veterans Memorial Arena

MONDAY, JANUARY 18

Open Skate 
10:00-11:30am at Veterans Memorial Arena

Blizzard Bash
1:30-5:00pm at Scheels Arena.
Enjoy a movie, open skating and inflatable games hosted by the West Fargo Park District and Fargo Park District.

Winter Craft-ernoon
2:30-4:00pm at West Fargo Public Library.
Fun winter projects for all ages.

TUESDAY, JANUARY 19 

Simply Stories
10:15am at West Fargo Public Library.
Fun winter stories for preschool age and under.

Storytime
1:30pm at West Fargo Public Library.
Snowmen coming to life stories, with winter a craft.

THURSDAY, JANUARY 21

West Fargo Senior Luncheon
12:00pm at West Fargo VFW
Free turkey dinner, music and bingo for residents of West Fargo ages 60+. Space is available for the first 200 seniors. Make your reservation by calling 433-5360.

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“Create Your Own” Coloring Contest
Color and decorate a Winter Days scene form. This contest is open to Preschoolers-3rd graders. Contest forms will be available at the park office or online at wfparks.org. Submit the following contest entries to the West Fargo Park District by January 21st to be eligible for a prize.

Coloring Contest Form

Winter Days Word Search

Pick up a copy of the word search printed in the January 13th edition of the WF Pioneer. Everyone who completes a word search will be entered in a drawing to win a prize. One entry per person.

2016 Winter Days Word Search

Winter Days Event Locations

Rendezvous Park: 1055 32nd Ave W
Scheels Arena: 5225 31st Ave S,
Fargo Veterans Memorial Arena: 1201 7th Ave E
West Fargo Park District Office: 500 13th Ave W
West Fargo VFW Post 7564: 308 Sheyenne St
West Fargo Public Library: 109 3rd St E

For more information, call 433-5360.

*Winter Days Activities are subject to change.  

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