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Easter Eggstravaganza at the Calgary Zoo!

Proudly sponsored by Calgary's Child Magazine. Join us April 19 & 20, when kids of all ages can play, explore, create, and learn. Our annual Eggstravaganza is back, with family-friendly fun designed to help you say ‘goodbye’ to winter and ‘hello’ to the warmer weather. Enjoy fun-filled family activities, including: face painting, arts and crafts, and more. Scroll down for a list of activities to plan your trip to Easter Eggstravaganza today! Website.

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Monday, April 15
Guest:
Roz Freeman, Senior Specialist, Special Events and Experiences, The Calgary Zoo
Topic: Hop on down to the Calgary Zoo on April 19 & 20 for Easter Eggstravaganza! Proudly sponsored in part by Calgary's Child Magazine. At Easter Eggstravaganza, your family will enjoy fun-filled activities including face painting, arts & crafts, and more. Plus, there's plenty of other things to do at the Zoo this Spring! What other family fun has sprung? Tune in for the inside scoop.

Monday, April 22 (Easter Monday)
Guests
: Rebca Zawde, Child & Family Grief Services Counseller and Karen McCullagh, Executive Director, Hospice Calgary
Topic:
Take a hike - literally! Hike for Hospice Calgary, proudly sponsored in part by Calgary's Child Magazine, takes place on Sunday, May 5 at Sikome Lake, Fish Creek Provincial Park. Funds raised during this event go toward Hospice Calgary’s services for people facing advanced illness or life after the death of someone close to them. Everyone can register for the hike online on Hospice Calgary's website. Hospice Calgary will fill us in on all of the details, including their upcoming new and essential family services. 

Monday, April 29
Guest and Topic: To Be Confirmed

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Sunday, April 14th, 2019

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The Legendary Easter Hunts at Butterfield Acres.
Everyday from Feb 20, 2019 - Apr 20, 2019 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Tickets on Sale Now! Events take place April 13 & 14 and April 19 & 20. The Legendary Easter Hunts at Butterfield Acres. Bring the family out to help the Easter Bunny, visit with all of the Spring farmyard babies, and kids will partake in a fun springtime craft! Afterward, all the kids head home with a little treat from the Easter Bunny to say thanks for helping! Buy tickets soon as they sell out quickly. To purchase tickets, visit the website.
Location:254077 Rocky Ridge Road, Calgary, T3R 1A6
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Holiday Fun
Link:butterfieldacres.com
SUPERTRAIN 2019.
Every Sunday, Saturday, Apr 13, 2019 - Apr 14, 2019 at 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Takes place April 13 & 14. Canada's Largest Model Train Show. Over 60,000 square feet of operating layouts, garden railways, hobby shops, manufacturers, ride-on trains, photo exhibits, railroad artists, Thomas & Lego Children's Play Area, face painter, beginner clinics and demos, and much more!
Location:Genesis Centre: 7555 Falconridge Boulevard NE
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids, Youth Activities
Link:supertrain.ca
Easter Egg Hunt at Granary Road.
Everyday from Apr 5, 2019 - Apr 19, 2019 at 9:30 am - 5:30 pm
Takes place April 5 to 19. Come down to Granary Road Market for an Easter Egg Hunt! Like and follow Granary Road on Facebook for your clues, then visit the Market and find all 12 eggs and enter in a draw for $300 in prizes!
Location:Granary Road: 226066, 112 Street W, Foothills, AB
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Holiday Fun
Link:granaryroad.com
Calgary Moms Trade Fair - Business, Baby, Toddler & Kid Expo.
> Sunday Apr 14, 2019 at 9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Calgary Moms Trade Fair - Business, Baby, Toddler & Kid Expo. Join for the 28th Annual, where you can shop, browse, and interact with over 70 businesses to find the latest in local products and services that are available for your family. There will also be swag bags, door prizes, show specials, a grand prize, and family fun! Kids, come meet a mascot, get your face painted, and enjoy other fun activities! To register, visit the website.
Location:Courtyard Calgary Airport: 2500, 48 Avenue NE
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids
Link: cmtf.ca
Calgary Book Drive Donations.
Everyday from Apr 5, 2019 - Apr 24, 2019 at 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
This is a great opportunity to donate gently-used books, CDs, and DVDs for the annual book sale to raise funds to support RESET Society of Calgary (Rapid Exit from Sexual Exploitation and Trafficking).
Location:Crossroads Market: 1235, 26 Avenue SE (Calgary Outpost Building accessible from east parking lot)
Category:Community Sales & Markets
Link:resetcalgary.ca
ZooStreet Live Show.
> Sunday Apr 14, 2019 at 11:00 am - 12:15 pm
Inspired by a love for children, music, movement and fun, the ZooStreet creative team have written and produced an interactive musical for the entire family! Ever wondered what happens after hours at the Zoo? Well, the animals take centre stage, singing and dancing! The show opens as the Zoo Keepers lock up for the night. The Penguins Polka, the Pink Flamingos put on an elegant dance show, the Tigers Tango, the Zebras Zumba, and the Monkeys Mambo all to the brilliant music written by musician Bobby Stagg. ZooStreet is an engaging and interactive musical production for the whole family to enjoy. This Calgary based, interactive production, invites children to sing, dance, listen, learn, and imagine.
Cost:$12.00
Location:INKubator Arts & Science Playground
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:showpass.com/zoostreet-live-show/
Goat Yoga at Granary Road Market.
> Sunday Apr 14, 2019 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Baaaamaste! Stretch, strengthen, relax, and test your balance with furry farm friends! 1 hour of instructed yoga with goats will be an experience you won't soon forget! All ages and skill level welcome. For more information, visit the website and register under events.
Cost:$20.00
Location:Granary Road Market: 226066, 112 Street W M.D of Foothills, AB
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Drop in & Ongoing Activities, Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Talks, Workshops & Seminars, Youth Activities
Link:granaryroad.com
The Loose Moose Theatre for Kids Presents, The Further Adventures of the Three Mooseketeers.
Every Sunday, Saturday, Apr 13, 2019 - May 5, 2019 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
April 13 to May 5. Performances take place on Saturdays at 1pm & on Sundays, 1pm & 3pm. The Loose Moose Theatre for Kids Presents, The Further Adventures of the Three Mooseketeers. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the website.
Location:Second Floor - Crossroads Market: southwest entrance, 1235, 26 Avenue SE
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:loosemoose.com

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