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Second Annual ILLUMINASIA Garden and Lantern Festival at the Calgary Zoo!

Thursdays to Sundays, Sep 8 to Oct 16, at 7pm - 10pm: Thursdays through Sundays, September 8 to October 16. Authentic Chinese lanterns will light up the Calgary Zoo and set the stage for a unique experience like no other in Calgary! For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the website.

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Friday, September 10
Guest: Multiple Guests 
Topic: Calgary's Child Magazine will be at Bowcroft School during the Morning Show, 6-9am. We'll be chatting to experts about separation anxiety, encouraging friendships, getting started with reading, and much more! 

Monday, September 12
Guest: Multiple Guests 
Topic: Calgary's Child Magazine will be reporting live from Our Lady of Peace Junior High. We'll be talking to experts about keeping the lines of communication open with your kids, tips on having hard conversations with your tweens, and much more. 

Monday, September 19
Guest: Chelsea Murray, Calgary Public Library
Topic: Get schooled with the Library! Tune in to learn about the Library’s abundance of education programs to help your child make the grade this year.

Monday, September 26
Guest: Ellen Percival, Publisher/Editor-in-Chief of Calgary's Child Magazine
Topic: Even though the leaves are falling in this great city, there are still plenty of family-friendly events to keep your family busy as we head into the colder months. Tune in for Ellen’s top family entertainment picks. 

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Thursday, September 29th, 2016

Daily Events

StoryBook Theatre Presents, The Paper Bag Princess.
Everyday from Sep 28, 2016 - Oct 22, 2016 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
September 28 to October 22. Check website for show times. This story of a feisty princess and her hapless prince has captured the hearts of readers young and old around the world! Rated ages 6+. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the website.
Location:StoryBook Theatre - 375 Bermuda Drive NW
Category:Family Fun, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:www.storybooktheatre.org
Kayben Farms is Open July to End of October.
Everyday from Jul 1, 2016 - Oct 29, 2016 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Discover, learn and have fun at Kayben Farms in Okotoks! There are farm animals, a corn maze, pedal karts, the Munchkin Meadow indoor play area and much more! For more information and hours of operation, visit the website.
Location:Okotoks, AB
Category:Family Fun
Link:www.kayben.com
Have a Hay Day at the Calgary Corn Maze .
Every Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sep 1, 2016 - Sep 30, 2016 at 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Open Thursdays through Sundays in September. Check out the petting zoo; corn mazes; wagon rides; pig races; jumping pillows; playground activities; and more! Try out the new miniature scale train; mine for gems in the Lost Treasure Mining; and hang out with your friends at the Friendly Fire Arena.
Location:284022 Township Road 224, Rockyview, AB T1X 0J6
Category:Family Fun
Link:www.calgarycornmaze.com
Firefighters Museum of Calgary Firecrackers Preschool Program.
> Thursday Sep 29, 2016 at 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Last Thursday of Every Month until December 2016. It runs twice a day from 10 to 11:30am and 1:30 to 3pm. The Firecrackers Preschool Program is a fun-filled preschool program that introduces basic fire safety concepts in a fun, engaging way! Kids will learn what to do when there’s a fire, go through a fire drill obstacle course, make a craft, read a story and play fun games! To register for the Firecrackers Preschool Program, visit the website below.
Category:Fun for Kids
Link:www.calgaryfiremuseum.com/firecrackers.html
HALLOWEEKENDS at Calaway Park.
Every Sunday, Saturday, Sep 10, 2016 - Oct 10, 2016 at 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
Saturdays, Sundays, & Holiday Mondays (Labour Day & Thanksgiving) from September 10 to October 10. HALLOWEEKENDS at Calaway Park. Join Billy, Roxy, and the Boo Crew. Take a stroll down Hallo-Street, if you dare! A spook-tacular good time! There is also Boo Crew Costume Party on September 17. For more information, visit the website.
Location:245033 Range Road 33 Calgary, AB T3Z 2E9
Category:Holiday Fun
Link:www.calawaypark.com
Loose Moose Theatre Presents, Cinderella.
Everyday from Sep 18, 2016 - Oct 9, 2016 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Sundays, shows at 1 pm & 3pm, from September 18 to October 9. Loose Moose Theatre for Kids Presents, Cinderella! The Loose Moose Theatre has produced children's theatre since 1978 in a unique style that is accessible, participatory, and fun for the whole family. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the website. There is free parking on the west side of the building, with overflow parking on the east side. Loose Moose Theatre is on the Ogden 24 bus route. To purchase tickets, contact the Box Office at 403-265-5682 or visit the website.
Location:2nd Floor of the Crossroads Market - South West Entrance, 1235 - 26 Avenue SE
Category:Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:www.loosemoose.com
Moose Loose Theatre for Kids Presents, Cinderella.
Every Saturday, Sep 17, 2016 - Oct 9, 2016 at 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Saturdays, show is from 1 to 3pm, September 17 to October 9. Loose Moose Theatre for Kids Presents, Cinderella! The Loose Moose Theatre has produced children's theatre since 1978 in a unique style that is accessible, participatory, and fun for the whole family. For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the website. There is free parking on the west side of the building, with overflow parking on the east side. Loose Moose Theatre is on the Ogden 24 bus route. To purchase tickets, contact the Box Office at 403-265-5682 or visit the website.
Location:Loose Moose Theatre for Kids - 2nd Floor, Crossroads Market - South West Entrance, 1235 - 26 Avenue SE
Category:Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances
Link:www.loosemoose.com
Second Annual ILLUMINASIA Garden and Lantern Festival at the Calgary Zoo.
Every Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sep 8, 2016 - Oct 16, 2016 at 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thursdays through Sundays, September 8 to October 16. Authentic Chinese lanterns will light up the Calgary Zoo and set the stage for a unique experience like no other in Calgary! For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the website.
Location:Calgary Zoo - 1300 Zoo Road NE
Category:Festivals & Fairs
Link:www.illuminasiacalgaryzoo.com

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