Thank you for your interest in writing for Calgary's Child Magazine. For over 20 years, multi-award winning Calgary's Child Magazine has been the source parents turn to for news and trusted information about issues, classes, activities and support. Published bi-monthly, we have more than 100 local writers, plus recognized regional and national best-selling authors, parenting experts and journalists share their knowledge to help build our network and ensure the best possible resources and trusted information for readers.
We are always interested in reviewing story ideas for publication. Calgary’s Child Magazine publishes articles that have relevance to our readership. Each issue carries strong coverage of local issues and relevant topics written for parents of children ranging in age from prenatal to the early teens. Every issue features a theme as well as comprehensive guides and regular editorial departments. Please refer to our Editorial Calendar located in our online Media Kit for more information.
We look for articles that provide a unique and fresh perspective on parenting. Reviewing past issues or articles online at calgaryschild.com will provide you with examples of our editorial direction.
To have a reprint submission considered, please send us the complete article. Remember, we often file articles for future consideration if the ‘fit or feel’ is better for an upcoming issue.
Again, thank you for your interest. Please keep in mind that, at any given time, we are dealing with several dozen story ideas for consideration - patience and great ideas always help move you through the queue.
2023 SPRING EDITION
Ad Booking Deadline: APRIL 4, 2023
Street Date: THIRD WEEK OF APRIL 2023
We survived the long winter and made it to springtime - finally!
Families are bursting at the seams to get out and enjoy the warm weather!
Welcome families back by letting them know all about what you have to offer for them now that the snow is getting ready to melt!
• What is there to do in the slushy season between the snow and summer fun? Help save Calgary's parents from going stir crazy by advertising your attractions, services or products in our Spring Fun Feature!
• Our annual Summer Camp & Program Directory is the 'go to' guide for parents looking for information about summer recreation for their children.
• With public curriculum changes on the horizon, parents are thinking hard about their options for school next year. That's why we've added an Education Directory to the Spring Edition - this is the perfect spot to advertise your pre-K options, independent schools, academic support, alternative curricula and much more!
Our Spring Edition will be available online and on stands all across the city and the foothills region the third week of April.
Get in touch with us today to save your spot or to learn more about everything we have to offer! For a full list of rates and sizes, check out our rate kit online.
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