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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.

Global Calgary Morning News Segments

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




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Fun for Kids

Whales|Tohor? at TELUS Spark.
Everyday from Jan 20, 2018 - Jun 20, 2018 at 12:00 am - 12:00 pm
Check TELUS Spark's website for hours of operation. One of the most exclusive exhibitions is making its final North American stop at Calgary's science centre on January 20 to June 20! Whales|Tohor? is an interactive experience housing one of the world's largest whale collections from the National Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa. This exhibition will immerse you into the biology diversity, evolution, and deep significance of whales to M?ori culture.
Location:TELUS Spark: 220 St. George's Drive NE
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Parent's Night Out
Link:sparkscience.ca
StoryBook Theatre Presents, To Dream Again.
Everyday from Mar 9, 2018 - Mar 24, 2018 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
March 9 to 24; check website for show times. To Dream Again is a magical, enchanting, emotive and playful show full of surprises, twist and turns. Mixing the magic with the normal the story follows a nine-year-old girl, Sophie, who reaches out to her parents, Demetrius and Helena, trying to make them, through her stories, recapture the moment when they were young and in love. This show is recommended for ages 8 and up. To purchase tickets and for more information, visit the website.
Location:Bedding ton Theatre Arts Centre - 375 Bermuda Drive
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances, Youth Activities
Link:storybooktheatre.org
Kinderdarten Open House at Phoenix Foundation.
> Tuesday Mar 13, 2018 at 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Join at Alberta's only Kindergarten designed for homeschooling families! Open House - find out about what Phoenix offers for creative educational options. See the amazing Creation Studio, Food Forest, Gardens and Bee Hives!
Location:320, 19 Street SE
Category:Fun for Kids, Open House & Tours
Link:phoenixfoundation.ca
Earth Science for Society 2018.
Everyday from Mar 18, 2018 - Mar 20, 2018 at 11:30 am - 2:45 pm
Takes place March 18 to 20. Earth Science for Society (ESfS) is a fun, educational, and dynamic geoscience outreach event in which students, families, youth groups, and the public are given an opportunity to explore Earth Science fundamentals. Interactive, hands-on exhibits are showcased in four themed pavilions. Free admission.
Location:Big Four Building, Stampede Park: 1801 Big Four Trail SE
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Talks, Workshops & Seminars, Youth Activities
Link:esfscanada.com
Spring Rally in the Alley at Gasoline Alley Museum, Heritage Park.
Everyday from Mar 23, 2018 - Apr 1, 2018 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
Play challenging games, create car-themed crafts, and get revved up for fun activities throughout the museum during this family-friendly indoor event. Included with Gasoline Alley admission. For more information, visit the website.
Location:Heritage Park Historical Village - 1900 Heritage Drive SW
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids
Link:heritagepark.ca
Family Easter Crafts and Cookies at Southland Leisure Centre.
> Tuesday Mar 27, 2018 at 9:30 am - 11:30 am
There are two activity times: 9:30 to 11:30am & 6:30 to 8:30pm. Hope on down and make Easter crafts for your family and friends, and enjoy some light refreshments, too! For all ages plus an adult.
Location:Southland Leisure Centre - 2000 Southland Drive SW
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Holiday Fun
Link:calgary.ca/leisurecentres
Kinderdarten Open House at Phoenix Foundation.
> Tuesday May 15, 2018 at 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Join us at Alberta's only Kindergarten designed for homeschooling families. Open House - find out about what Phoenix offers for creative educational options. See our amazing Creation Studio, Food Forest, Gardens, and Bee Hives.
Location:320, 19 Street SE
Category:Fun for Kids, Open House & Tours
Link:phoenixfoundation.ca

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