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Monday, January 27
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 Maureen Khallad, Director of The Think Sun Preschool Academy
Topic: There is much more to preparing your preschooler than numbers and ABCs. One of the most important skills your preschooler needs are adequate fine motor skills. Fine motor skills involve movement of the smaller muscle groups in your child’s hands, fingers, and wrists. Why is developing fine more skills in your preschooler important and how can you develop these skills at home? Tune in for expert advice and fun activities you can do. 

Monday, February 3
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Ellen Percival, Publisher & Editor-in-Chief, Calgary's Child Magazine
Topic: Looking for surefire ways to have fun with the kids and cure your family's cabin fever in February? Tune in for Ellen's top activities! 

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Sunday, January 26th, 2020

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The City of Calgary’s Fun Winter Activities.
Everyday from Jan 2, 2020 - Jan 31, 2020 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Takes place throughout January. The City of Calgary’s Fun Winter Activities. Looking for something to do with family or friends, or looking for a fun new activity for your child? Check out the events and activities happening in a community near you! Winter is a great time to find something different to try.
Location:Various Communities Throughout the City
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Youth Activities
Link:calgary.ca/free
The City of Calgary’s All Sport, One City (Adult Version).
Everyday from Jan 18, 2020 - Jan 26, 2020 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Takes place January 18 to 26. The City of Calgary’s All Sport, One City (Adult Version). Looking to experience a new sport or physical activity for the first time or renew an interest? Calgary Recreation is partnering with Sport Calgary to showcase facility amenities and programs with a week of activities for adults! Get active, have fun, and make new friends. Online registration opens January 1, 2020.
Location:Various Recreation Centres
Category:Free Events
Link:sportcalgary.ca/all-sport-one-city
SnowDays in Banff National Park.
Everyday from Jan 15, 2020 - Jan 26, 2020 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Takes place January 15 to 26. The magical allure of Banff and Lake Louise is yours to discover. Alongside its world-class skiing and astounding wilderness, the essence of mountain culture comes to life during SnowDays, a vibrant winter festival. Warm up to winter with international ice carving competitions, snow sculpture exhibitions, the invigorating SnowDays Play Zone, and much more! To check out the full schedule of SnowDays events, visit the website.
Location:Banff National Park
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Youth Activities
Link:banfflakelouise.com/snowdays
Sunday Splash Swim at The City of Calgary Recreation.
Sundays at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Sunday Splash Swin at The City of Calgary Recreation. Check your favorite swimming pool schedule. Admission is $2 for adults, and $1 for kids and seniors at Tier 1 and 2 facilities. For pool schedules, visit the website.
Cost:$1.00
Location:The City of Calgary Recreation
Category:Family Fun
Chinese Lunar New Year Festival.
Every Sunday, Friday, Saturday, Jan 24, 2020 - Jan 26, 2020 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
January 24, 4 to 9pm & January 25 & 26, 10am to 6pm. Join the Chinese Cultural Centre as they celebrate the Lunar New Year transitioning from the Year of the Pig to the Year of the Rat! This Festival features lion dances, firecrackers, lantern displays, games, handicrafts, and much more! Admission is free!
Location:Chinese Cultural Centre: 197, 1 Street SW
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Youth Activities
Link:facebook.com/events/818193855262160/
Edelweiss Preparatory School Personal Tour/Open House.
Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Jan 20, 2020 - Mar 16, 2020 at 9:00 am - 2:00 pm
Personal Tours of the Edelweiss Preparatory School occur on most Mondays, Tuesdays, and Wednesdays. Please call to book your time slot for morning or afternoon.
Location:Edelweiss Preparatory School: 600 Northmount Drive NW
Category:Open House & Tours
Link:epschool.ca
Penguin Walk at the Calgary Zoo.
Everyday from Jan 13, 2020 - Mar 16, 2020 at 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
2020 marks the 8th year of the Calgary Zoo Penguin Walk! The king penguin colony heads out on the zoo grounds for a daily enrichment walk in the winter months and visitors get to experience the fun! This incredible program allows visitors to get an up-close look at the group of king penguins as they explore, exercise, and waddle their way through the zoo. This is a free-choice activity for the penguins and is subject to weather conditions.
Location:Calgary Zoo: 210 St. George's Drive NE
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:calgaryzoo.com
The City of Calgary's Pop-Up Winter Picnic and Games.
> Sunday Jan 26, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
The City of Calgary's Pop-Up Winter Picnic and Games. Pack your cozy blankets, scarves, and mittens. Wrap your hot sandwiches in foil and fill your thermoses with warm stew. Snow games and hot chocolate will be provided for all families to enjoy. For all ages plus an adult. Takes place at South Glenmore Park.
Location:South Glenmore Park
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Youth Activities
Winter SkateTacular.
> Sunday Jan 26, 2020 at 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Your family is invited for some skating fun at Winter SkateTacular! Roast marshmallows for s’mores and take part in fun snow activities! Come meet your favorite Frozen Ice Princess, too!
Location:Across from St. Jerome School - 400 Panamount Boulevard NW
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:facebook.com/events/610099899746880/?active_tab=discussion

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