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November 20 to 23; Experience the Energy at the 2019 Grey Cup Festival, Presented by Shaw! With 40+ events, there is something for everyone! From November 20 to 23, explore Free family fun at the huge indoor Family Zone and the massive outdoor Nissan TITAN Street Festival where kids of all ages can enjoy interactive games and activities, pancake breakfasts, nightly fireworks and so much more!

Then, the 107th Grey Cup, Presented by Shaw kicks off November 24 at McMahon Stadium. It's going to be Canada's biggest party! For a list of all activities and times, visit the website.

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Monday, November 11
Guest: Conor Tapp, Director of Fund Developments, CUPS
Topic: Through integrated programs and services, CUPS builds resilient lives for Calgarians facing the challenges of poverty and trauma. Tune in to find out how these integral programs are helping local families and kids in need.

Monday, November 18 
Guest: Sarah Remmer, Paediatric Registered Dietitian & Founder of The Centre for Family Nutrition
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Monday, November 25
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Music, Theatre & Performances

Loose Moose Theatre Presents, Puss ‘N Boots.
Every Sunday, Saturday, Nov 2, 2019 - Nov 24, 2019 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Saturdays, 1pm & Sundays, 1 & 2pm, November 2 to 24; Loose Moose Theatre Presents, Puss ‘N Boots. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the website.
Location:Loose Moose Theatre: Second Floor, Crossroads Market: 1235, 26 Avenue SE
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:loosemoose.com
Alberta Theatre Projects Presents: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe.
Everyday from Nov 19, 2019 - Dec 24, 2019 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
November 19 to December 29 (excluding Christmas Day); Alberta Theatre Projects Presents, The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe. The thrilling, classic tale takes four children from a dusty English mansion to a mythical, far-away world gripped in an epic battle between the forces of good and evil. Helped along by the fawn, Mr. Tumnus, the friendly Beaver family, and a forest of talking animals, Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy take centre stage in the struggle to free Narnia from the forces of the White Witch as they await the triumphant return of Aslan the Lion. To purchase tickets, visit the website.
Location:Martha Cohen Theatre: 215, 8 Avenue SE
Category:Family Fun, Holiday Fun, Music, Theatre & Performances, Parent's Night Out
Link:albertatheatreprojects.com
Grey Cup Festival.
Every Sunday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Nov 20, 2019 - Nov 24, 2019 at 6:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Experience the Energy at the 2019 Grey Cup Festival, Presented by Shaw! With 40+ events, there is something for everyone! From November 20 to 23, explore Free family fun at the huge indoor Family Zone and the massive outdoor Nissan TITAN Street Festival where kids of all ages can enjoy interactive games and activities, pancake breakfasts, nightly fireworks and so much more! Then, the 107th Grey Cup, Presented by Shaw kicks off November 24 at McMahon Stadium. It's going to be Canada's biggest party! For a list of all activities and times, visit the website. The Grey Cup Festival on November 20 to 23 takes place at Stampede Park, and the 107th Grey Cup on November 24 takes place at McMahon Stadium.
Location:Stampede Park and McMahon Stadium
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances, Parent's Night Out, Youth Activities
Link:greycupfestival.ca
StoryBook Theatre Presents, Matilda, the Musical.
Everyday from Nov 22, 2019 - Jan 4, 2020 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
November 22 to January 4; StoryBook Theatre Presents, Matilda, the Musical. Matilda, the Musical is the captivating masterpiece from the Royal Shakespeare Company that revels in the anarchy of childhood, the power of imagination, and the inspiring story of a girl who dreams of a better life. Packed with high-energy dance numbers, catchy songs, and an unforgettable star turn for a young actress, Matilda is a joyous girl power romp. Rated G. Appropriate for ages 6 and up. For more information, showtimes, and to purchase tickets, visit the website.
Location:Beddington Theatre Arts Centre: 375 Bermuda Drive NW
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:storybooktheatre.org
The Enchanted Toy Shop.
Every Friday, Saturday, Nov 29, 2019 - Nov 30, 2019 at 10:30 am - 9:00 pm
Join Alberta Dance Theatre’s company of young dancers ages 7 to 17 as they explore the world of Mrs. Goody’s Enchanted Toy Shop under the guidance of local professional choreographers. From toy soldiers, slinkies, and ballerinas dolls that come to life at midnight, to learning how to empathize, be delighted and surprised by this heartwarming holiday show! Showtimes: November 29 - 10:30am & 7pm; November 30 - 1pm & 7pm. Everyone who attends the Friday, November 29 show at 7pm is invited to attend the Opening Night Gala following the production. Meet the company of young dancers and artistic team behind The Enchanted Toy Shop, and participate in the Silent Auction Fundraiser!
Location:Decidedly Jazz Danceworks: 111, 12 Avenue SE
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Holiday Fun, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:albertadancetheatre.com/what-s-on-1
StoryBook Theatre Presents, Junior Claus, the Musical.
Everyday from Nov 29, 2019 - Dec 23, 2019 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Performances take place November 29 to December 23. Junior Claus is the only son of Santa and Mrs. Claus. Like many teenagers, Junior is reluctant to take over the family business. Unsure of himself, Junior puts more faith in his technological inventions than in good old-fashioned Christmas magic, much to the chagrin of his father. But when a sudden drop in Christmas spirit renders Santa incapable of making the great ride, Junior must take the reins. Junior must learn the true meaning of Christmas in time to save the day. Junior Claus is a comedic holiday adventure for the whole family. To purchase tickets, visit the website.
Location:Presented at Vertigo Studio Theatre: 115, 9 Avenue SE
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:storybooktheatre.org
Sounds of the Season.
> Saturday Dec 14, 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Celebrating the festive season in song, the MRU Conservatory ensembles, including the Calgary Youth Orchestra, Mount Royal Kantorei, Artio, and Zhi-Yin choirs, take the Bella stage at the Taylor Centre for the Performing Arts. This merry event also features an appearance by Calgary’s favorite comic a cappella quartet, the Heebee-jeebees. Enjoy an evening featuring Gloria with Mark Hayes with all three choirs and full orchestra, individual choral works, as well as a few classics with a twist. To purchase tickets, visit the website.
Cost:$10.00
Location:Bella Concert Hall, Taylor Centre for the Performing Arts
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Holiday Fun, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:taylorcentre.ca/All-Events/sounds-of-the-season.htm
Cantaré Children's Choir Presents, The Stars Point the Way.
> Saturday Dec 21, 2019 at 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Cantaré Children's Choir Presents, The Stars Point the Way. The glow of the candles warms the heart as the angelic sound of children’s voices uplift the spirit. Cantaré Children’s Choir presents its most cherished and beloved concert of the year with treasured carols and newly-composed works to bring your family the cheer of Christmas and the solace of winter. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the website.
Location:Knox United Church: 506, 4 Street SW
Category:Family Fun, Holiday Fun, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:cantarechildrenschoir.org
Alberta Theatre Projects Presents: The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe.
Every Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Dec 26, 2019 - Dec 29, 2019 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
November 19 to December 29 (excluding Christmas Day); Alberta Theatre Projects Presents, The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe. The thrilling, classic tale takes four children from a dusty English mansion to a mythical, far-away world gripped in an epic battle between the forces of good and evil. Helped along by the fawn, Mr. Tumnus, the friendly Beaver family, and a forest of talking animals, Peter, Susan, Edmund, and Lucy take centre stage in the struggle to free Narnia from the forces of the White Witch as they await the triumphant return of Aslan the Lion. To purchase tickets, visit the website.
Location:Martha Cohen Theatre: 215, 8 Avenue SE
Category:Family Fun, Holiday Fun, Music, Theatre & Performances, Parent's Night Out
Link:albertatheatreprojects.com

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