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PlaytexBaby™ for Better Beginnings Contest!

This prize pack includes the PlaytexBaby™ bestsellers that will help you with everything from bottle-feeding to the tools you'll need for introducing solid foods, as well as the New Diaper Genie® Expressions! For more information about these and other PlaytexBaby™ products, visit playtexbaby.ca.

For your chance to win the PlaytexBaby™ prize pack, enter here (contest code: Baby). Entry deadline is Monday, April 10, 2017.

Skip Your Way to Good Health Contest!

Tangram Connected Jump Rope: Experience the evolution of a cardio workout classic with the Tangram Connected Jump Rope. Thanks to the 23 high-quality LEDs in the rope connected to magnetic sensors, you can see your fitness data in mid-air as you jump. Two sets of ball bearings in each handle guarantee smooth, natural motion. Pair with the Smart Gym mobile app (iOS, Android, Apple Watch) to track jumps, calories burned, training intervals, and compete with friends. For more information about the Tangram Connected Jump Rope and to purchase, visit the website.

For your chance to win the Tangram Connected Jump Rope, enter here (contest code: Skip). Entry deadline is Monday, April 10, 2017.

Enter to Win 4 Tickets to The Queen, the Bear and the Bumblebee!

The Mount Royal University Conservatory's production The Queen, the Bear and the Bumblebee is an original, collaborative stage performance for a multi-generational audience that combines storytelling, chamber music, song and dance (with choreography by Yukichi Hattori) as part of their Family Portrait series. 

Based on the award-winning CD with story by Dini Petty and music by Canadian composers Andrew Homzy and Mark Goldman, Erin Thrall's stage production is a Calgary-born production where she could find these amazing artists to bring this vision to life. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the website.

For your chance to win 4 tickets to this delightful production, enter here (contest code: MRU). Entry deadline is Monday, April 10, 2017. Performance date is April 22 at 2pm at the Bella Concert Hall in the Taylor Centre for the Performing Arts.

Vertigo Theatre, Y Stage Series Presents: The Adventures of Alvin Sputnik: Deep Sea Explorer

Seas have risen; billions have died. Alvin Sputnik is our only hope. He must venture to the bottom of the ocean to find his wife's lost soul and save humanity. Direct from sell-out seasons in New York, Sydney and Auckland, this multi award-winning piece of heart-warming "theatrical magic" is a one-man micro-epic about enduring love and the end of the world. Recommended for ages 10+. The Adventures of Alvin Sputnik runs April 21 to 23. For more information about the show and to purchase tickets, visit vertigotheatre.com/y-stage-series

For your chance to win a family pack of 4 tickets to The Adventures of Alvin Sputnik: Deep Sea Explorer, enter here (contest code: Sputnik). Entry deadline is Monday, April 17, 2017.


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Lloyd’s Sensory Friendly Skate Night, Presented by Pacekids Programs - March 30th

City of Calgary NYE

As part of this year’s #authenticallyautism campaign, Pacekids Programs is hosting a sensory-friendly skate night at Lloyd’s Roller Rink. Bring your kiddos out for some skating fun and enjoy lower lights and lower music volume in an inclusive, welcoming environment! Cost is $5; rentals are included. Space is limited to 50 skaters, so please be sure to RSVP to rsvp@pacekids.ca. $5 per person. Visit the website for more information. 

Global Calgary Morning News Segments

For parenting tips and updates from the experts, don't miss our Calgary's Child Magazine segment on the Global Morning News show on Mondays and Saturdays. Each segment has a different guest and topic, and air at approximately 8:25am on Mondays!

Monday, March 13 
Guest: Sharon Loose, Owner,Certified Birth Doula, and Childbirth Educator, Calgary Birth Essentials
Topic: Attention: New Parents! What can you expect the first 48 hours after bringing your new baby home? Sharon will provide expert advice on your baby’s sleep, crying, and changing those dirty diapers.  

Monday, March 20
Guest: Jennifer House, Registered Dietitian, Dietitians of Canada
Topic: March is Nutrition Month, and this year’s theme is "Take the Fight Out of Food: Spot the problem, get the facts, and seek support." The "food fight” Jennifer will discuss is how to manage and satisfy your pint-size picky eaters at family meal time!

Monday, March 27
Rep, Hike for Hospice Calgary
On May 7, join Hike for Hospice Calgary, a Family-Friendly Walk Through Fish Creek Provincial Park, proudly sponsored by Calgary’s Child Magazine. All funds raised will support children and families coping with life-threatening illness or the death of someone close. Be a hero for grieving families. Sign up or make a donation today. Tune in for all of the details. 

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Theme: Here Comes Summer - Get out and Play!
Ad Booking Deadline:Mar 22, 2017
Distribution: starts first week of May 2017

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