March 1 to 4. Make it Yours! From paint color to furniture, landscaping to functionality, your space is all about you. Do the homework to make your home work at the Calgary Home + Garden Show. Find your style with help from Canada’s biggest names in home improvement, along with a line-up of local favorites, and more than 650 trusted brands. Buy tickets online courtesy of RenovationFind.com and save $3! Satisfaction guaranteed - or the price of admission is on the Calgary Home + Garden Show. Admission is free for kids 12 & under. For show hours and for more information, visit the website.
For parenting tips and updates from local experts, don't miss the Calgary's Child Magazine Parenting Segment on the Global Calgary Morning News Show every Monday morning! Each segment has a different guest and topic, and our segment airs at approximately 8:25am.
Monday, February 26
Guest: Soraya Lakhani, M.Ed., R.Psych., Yellow Kite Psychology
Topic: How do you broach the topic of sexual harassment and assault with your kids? Soraya will provide expert advice to ensure the conversation becomes a teachable moment for our sons and daughters.
Monday, March 5
Guest: Ellen Percival, Editor-in-Chief, Calgary's Child Magazine
Topic: In Calgary, Spring has almost Sprung (let's pretend it's already in full bloom!). Cabin Fever, be Gone! It's time for your family to get out and about for springtime fun. Tune in for Ellen's top events to welcome in this long-awaited warmer season.
Monday, March 12
Guest: Shannon Cleary, Writer/Contributor to Calgary's Child Magazine
Topic: Parents play an important role in their child’s development in sport. Positive involvement can bring a family closer together and foster a lifelong love of athletics. But what if your involvement is having a negative impact? Shannon will discuss why you shouldn’t always coach your child in sport, and why that’s okay.
Monday, March 19
Guest: Jennifer House, RD, Representative for the Dietitians of Canada
Topic: March is Nutrition Month. Across the country, dietitians are helping Canadians Unlock the Potential of Food. Jennifer will explain how you can unlock the potential of food to discover by fostering healthy eating habits in your kids by teaching them how to shop for ingredients and cook a yummy meal for the family. She will also provide and demonstrate a great starter recipe.
Monday, March 26
Guest: To Be Announced
Topic: To Be Announced
|Location:||TELUS Spark: 220 St. George's Drive NE|
|Category:||Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Parent's Night Out|
|Location:||Bow Valley Ranch, Fish Creek Provincial Park, south end of Bow Bottom Tr. SE|
|Category:||Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Parent's Night Out, Talks, Workshops & Seminars, Youth Activities|
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