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13th Annual Hike for Hospice Calgary

Sunday May 6, 2018 at 9am - 3pm. 9am: North Parking Lot - Registration, Pledge Drop-Off, T-shirt Pick-Up, and Festivities. 10am: Warm up with the Stampeder Outriders, Opening Ceremonies, and then the Walk! Walk 5K at Sikome Lake, Fish Creek Provincial Park, as Hospice Calgary celebrates people close to Hospice Calgary and to support end-of-life care in the local community. There will also be refreshments, face painting, a kids zone, a doggie zone, and photo booth! For full details and to register for the Hike for Hospice Calgary, visit the website. Registration is $12 and free for children 5 and under.

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Calgary's Child on Global Calgary Morning News

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, April 2
Guest: Rebca Zawde, Counsellor,Rosedale Community Hospice Services
Topic: Offering compassionate end-of-life care and grief support to children, teens, and families facing the death of someone close to them, Hospice Calgary has been there for Albertans for over 30 years during life’s most difficult times. Join special guests from the Calgary Stampeders on Sunday, May 6 at Sikome Lake for the annual Hike for Hospice Calgary! Come early to enjoy the fun activities for all ages before the 5K walk. Register today at hospicecalgary.ca. Rebca will fill us in on all of the details. 

Monday, April 9
Guest:
Ellen Percival, Editor-in-Chief, Calgary's Child Magazine
Topic:
Summer camp for kids is much more than s'mores and sing-alongs around the campfire. How do you choose the right summer camp for your little scout? Tune in for Ellen's expert advice! 

Monday, April 16
Guest: Dr. Farida Saher, Paediatric Dentist, Dental Care for Children
Topic:
 Good dental hygiene begins at a young age. In fact, all children should be seen by a dentist by the age of 1 or around the time that the first tooth erupts. How do you ensure your child will ace their first dental checkup? By teaching your child the proper brushing technique. Dr. Farida will demo how to keep those young pearly whites clean and healthy. 

Monday, April 23
Guest:
 Sarah Remmer, BSc, RD, Canada's Child and Family Nutrition Expert 
Topic: Is mealtime (anytime) with your child a struggle in your home? Sarah will provide her top reasons why your child isn't eating at mealtime and what to do about it. 

Calgary's Child on Soft Rock 97.7 with Christina Rowsell

We're delighted to announce a new partnership with Soft Rock 97.7FM. Every other week, our favorite radio host Christina Rowsell will be featuring select topics brought to you by Calgary's Child Magazine to start conversations on the issues that matter most to Calgary's families. Listen in from 11am to 12pm!

Thursday, April 5
Topic: Are We Addicted to Cell Phones?

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Baby Box Co. Event - Free Baby Box.
> Thursday May 3, 2018 at 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Baby Box Co. brings a beloved 75-year-old Baby Box tradition from Finland to expectant parents around the world. All expectant and new parents with infants 3 months of age or younger are eligible to receive a free baby box! Register for your box via the website below.
Location:Southcentre Mall: 100 Anderson Road SE
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:bumpandbabymatters.com/babyboxesinalberta/
Baby Box Co. Event - Free Baby Box.
> Thursday Jun 7, 2018 at 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
The Baby Box Co. brings a beloved 75-year-old Baby Box tradition from Finland to expectant parents around the world. All expectant and new parents with infants 3 months of age or younger are eligible to receive a free baby box! Register for your box via the website below.
Location:Southcentre Mall: 100 Anderson Road SE
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids
Link:bumpandbabymatters.com/babyboxesinalberta/
Phoenix Education Foundation School Open House.
> Thursday Jul 19, 2018 at 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Phoenix is a great place to learn independently! For Grades 1 to 6. Come check out the unique BlendEd learning. What is BlendEd? Discover how Phoenix Education makes learning fun, challenging, and enjoyable. Remember: Students must be at least 5 years and 6 months old by September 1st to register for Grade 1.
Location:Phoenix Education: 320, 19 Street SE
Category:Free Events, Open House & Tours
Link:phoenixfoundation.ca
Phoenix Education Foundation School Open House.
> Thursday Jul 26, 2018 at 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Phoenix is a great place to learn independently! For Grades 1 to 6. Come check out the unique BlendEd learning. What is BlendEd? Discover how Phoenix Education makes learning fun, challenging, and enjoyable. Remember: Students must be at least 5 years and 6 months old by September 1st to register for Grade 1.
Location:Phoenix Foundation: 320, 19 Street SE
Category:Free Events, Open House & Tours
Link:phoenixfoundation.ca
Phoenix Education Foundation School Open House.
> Thursday Aug 16, 2018 at 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Phoenix is a great place to learn independently! For Grades 1 to 6. Come check out the unique BlendEd learning. What is BlendEd? Discover how Phoenix Foundation makes learning fun, challenging, and enjoyable. Remember: Students must be at least 5 years and 6 months old by September 1st to register for Grade 1.
Location:Phoenix Foundation: 320, 19 Street SE
Category:Free Events, Open House & Tours
Link:phoenixfoundation.ca
Phoenix Education Foundation School Open House.
> Thursday Aug 23, 2018 at 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Phoenix is a great place to learn independently! For Grades 1 to 6. Come check out the unique BlendEd learning. What is BlendEd? Discover how Phoenix Education makes learning fun, challenging, and enjoyable. Remember: Students must be at least 5 years and 6 months old by September 1st to register for Grade 1.
Location:Phoenix Foundation: 320, 19 Street SE
Category:Free Events, Open House & Tours
Link:phoenixfoundation.ca
Phoenix Education Foundation School Open House.
> Thursday Aug 30, 2018 at 1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
Phoenix is a great place to learn independently! For Grades 1 to 6. Come check out the unique BlendEd learning. What is BlendEd? Discover how Phoenix Education makes learning fun, challenging, and enjoyable. Remember: Students must be at least 5 years and 6 months old by September 1st to register for Grade 1.
Location:Phoenix Education: 320, 19 Street SE
Category:Free Events, Open House & Tours
Link:phoenixfoundation.ca

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