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Win a Family Pack of Tickets to the Calgary Zoo and Experience Guardians of the Wild!

Introducing Guardians of the Wild, the Calgary Zoo's new on-park program designed to encourage families to take action to protect wildlife and wild places. This interactive program will help to enhance your zoo experience and inspire a visit to all corners of the park! Explore the zoo with the action map, collect the codes at each station, and enter the contest! This exciting scavenger hunt has incredible prizes, including a trip for two to China to see giant pandas! This program runs July 4 - September 3. Check out the website  for more information!

For your chance to win two child and two adult admissions to the Calgary Zoo, enter here (contest code: Guardians). Contest closes August 3, 2018.

Giddie Up and YeeHaw to Airdrie for Summer Camp! 

YeeHaw Play is offering engaging summer day camps for children ages four and up. YeeHaw Play’s weekly camps offer daily activities, outings, and field trips based on specific themes. The camps are designed to keep children engaged through educational, play-based activities. Space is very limited to maintain low leader-to-children ratios; this allows YeeHaw Play to focus on providing a personal and memorable experience for everyone! Daily drop-in for camp is subject to space availability. For more information about YeeHaw Play’s summer camps and more, visit yeehaw.ca. Feeling Social? Visit them on Facebook, facebook.com/yeehawplay, and Twitter @YeeHawPlay

For your chance to win $250 toward a YeeHaw Play kid’s camp of your choice, enter here (contest code: YeeHaw). Entry deadline is July 16, 2018. 

Baby on Board Contest! 

Designed to offer parents superior safety for all car rides ahead, the Graco® Extend2Fit™ Convertible car seat features a 4-position extension panel that provides 5 inches (12.7 centimetres) of extra legroom, allowing children to ride rear-facing longer and more comfortably. For more information, visit gracobaby.ca/extend2fit.

Purchase at Babies "R" Us, Walmart, and Canadian Tire. Feeling Social? Visit them on Facebook, facebook.com/GracoBabyCanada, and Instagram, @graco

For your chance to win the Graco® Extend2Fit™, enter here (contest code: Graco). Entry deadline is August 8, 2018. 

Canadian Badlands of Alberta - A Unique Travel Destination!

Explore the Canadian Badlands this summer with a unique prize pack, including family admission to the Royal Tyrrell Museum of Paleontology in Drumheller, admission for a family of four to the Butterfly House in Medicine Hat, and three adult passes to Fort Whoop-Up, the famous frontier trading post. Visit canadianbadlands.com for more attraction and accommodation details!

For your chance to explore the Canadian Badlands this summer with this unique prize pack, enter here (contest code: Badlands). Entry deadline is July 13, 2018.

You Need NUK® Contest! 

NUK® products don’t just meet international safety standards, they exceed them. And they listen to the real-world experts - moms just like you - to meet and exceed your needs.

NUK® Simply Natural Bottles: These bottles are modeled after the shape of mom’s breast to provide the perfect fit for baby’s mouth. The nipple moves flexibly with baby’s mouth to ensure a continuous latch and is made with extra soft silicone, so it feels just like the real deal! Available in three different flow rates, mom can easily transition the rate of feeding as baby grows. For more information and to purchase, visit the website.

NUK® Simply Natural Freemie Cups: Gives mom the freedom to pump anywhere, anytime, and around anyone. These cups fit discreetly and comfortably in mom’s bra and enable hands-free pumping of up to 16 ounces without having to remove her shirt. They are compatible with all leading double electric breast pumps and are perfect for moms going back to work. For more information and to purchase, visit the website.

For your chance to win the Nuk® Simply Natural Bottle and the Simply Natural Freemie Cups, enter here (contest code: NUK). Entry deadline is August 7, 2018.

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Guardians of the Wild at the Calgary Zoo

Introducing Guardians of the Wild, the Calgary Zoo's new on-park program designed to encourage families to take action to protect wildlife and wild places. This interactive program will help to enhance your zoo experience and inspire a visit to all corners of the park! Explore the zoo with the action map, collect the codes at each station, and enter the contest! This exciting scavenger hunt has incredible prizes, including a trip for two to China to see giant pandas! This program runs July 4 - September 3. Check out the website  for more information!

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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, July 23
Guest: Soraya Lakhani, M.Ed., R. Psych., Yellow Kite Psychology
Topic: Navigating co-parenting and your children's birthdays after divorce? Tune in for Soraya's expert advice to ensure successful celebrations. 

Monday, July 30
Guest: Sarah Remmer, RD, The Centre for Family Nutrition
Topic: Another summer long weekend is fast-approaching, the perfect time to enjoy the great outdoors and revel in a family picnic! Tune in for Sarah's top eats to pack in your basket and she'll share some food safety tips, too! 

Monday, August 6
There will be no Global Morning Show on August Long Weekend.

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!

July 19
Money Matters and your kids. Calgary’s Child Magazine gives us some useful allowance tips for kids and teens. Did you get an allowance as a kid? 

August 5
They say getting out to play is the best medicine. Calgary’s Child Magazine shares a fantastic story on the developmental power of nature play. What was your favourite outdoor activity when you were younger? 

 

 

 

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SEPT/OCT ISSUE
Theme: Back-to-School
Ad Booking Deadline: July 25, 2018
Distribution: starts first week of September 2018 
Check out this issue for tips on making the transition from pool time to school time, including our awesome Fall Class & Program Guide, Back-to-School Directory, Fall Fun Feature, House to Home Feature and much more!

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