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The Royal Canadian Family Circus SPECTAC! is coming to CrossIron Mills June 15 to 17, 2018, for 6 captivating shows that will mesmerize, astound, and thrill you beyond the extraordinary! For more information and to purchase 2 for 1 Tickets, visit royalcanadiancircus.ca, Promo Code: calgaryschild.

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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, June 25
Guest: The City of Calgary
Topic: Join The City of Calgary and Partners on July 1st for a celebration like no other! The City has been working hard with their partners to plan many fun, family-friendly, and free events filled with music, dance, art and culture taking place across downtown. Tune in for full details of the big day in celebration of our great nation! 

Monday, July 2
Guest:
TELUS Spark
Topic: Prevent Summer Brain Drain at TELUS Spark! 
This summer, TELUS Spark is kicking off Operation Explore, featuring their most giant and crazier outdoor experiments than ever before! Tune in to watch one of their most explosive experiments you can enjoy with your family at TELUS Spark this summer: The Nitrogeyser! 

Monday, July 9
Guest:
Editor-in-Chief, Ellen Percival, Calgary's Child Magazine
Topic: Tune in for Ellen's top summertime hacks for free fun for kids, teens, and parents alike!

Monday, July 16
Guest: Pacekids Programs
Topic: Camping, road tripping, adventuring near and far. Summertime is the perfect time to get out and explore Mother Nature. Tune in for Pacekids' top tips to ensure a successful vacation when you have a child with behavioural challenges. 

Monday, July 25
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. 

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!

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Youth Activities

Register Now for the SunRype TRi KiDS Triathlon.
Everyday from Apr 27, 2018 - Jul 22, 2018 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Register Now for the SunRype TRi KiDS Triathlon on July 22! This triathlon offers safe, non-competitive, confidence-building races for children and youth ages 3 to 15. TRi KiDS events combine 3 sports kids love: swimming, biking, and running! The triathlon begins at 9am. For more information and to register your child for the triathlon, visit the website.
Location:Glenmore Athletic Park: 5300, 19 Street SW
Category:Fun for Kids, Youth Activities
Link:trikids.ca
Tickets on Sale Now for This Girl Can Expo on September 8.
Everyday from May 30, 2018 - Sep 8, 2018 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Tickers on Sale Now! This Girl Can Expo, presented by Hurd Ventures, is for girls ages 5+ featuring health and wellness, sports activities, fashion, arts and design, science and technology, and safety and support. It will be in the Big Four Building on September 8. For more information and to purchase tickets to the expo, visit the website!
Cost:$7.00
Location:Big 4 Building: 1410 Olympic Way SE
Category:Community Sales & Markets, Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Talks, Workshops & Seminars, Youth Activities
Link:thisgirlcanyyc.com
The City of Calgary Park n' Play Programs.
Everyday from Jul 3, 2018 - Jul 6, 2018 at 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Takes place July 3 to 6. These safe, supervised programs help young children make new friends and learn games and activities! For ages 6 to 12. Takes place at various locations. Please visit the website for all of the locations.
Location:Various Locations in Calgary
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Youth Activities
Link:calgary.ca/free
The City of Calgary Park n' Play Programs.
Everyday from Jul 9, 2018 - Jul 13, 2018 at 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Takes place July 9 to 13. These safe, supervised programs help young children make new friends and learn games and activities! For ages 6 to 12. Takes place at various locations. Please visit the website for all of the locations.
Location:Various Locations in Calgary
Category:Free Events, Fun for Kids, Youth Activities
Link:calgary.ca/free
Mad Science All about Animals Workshop.
> Friday Jul 13, 2018 at 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free Mad Science All about Animals Workshop brought to you by The Calgary Public Library as part of The Ultimate Summer Challenge! Spaces are limited. First come, first serve. Appropriate for children ages 6 to 12.
Location:Nose Hill Library: 1530 Northmount Drive NW
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Talks, Workshops & Seminars, Youth Activities
Link:calgary.madscience.org/
The City of Calgary Park n' Play Programs.
Everyday from Jul 16, 2018 - Jul 20, 2018 at 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Takes place July 16 to 20. These safe, supervised programs help young children make new friends and learn games and activities! For ages 6 to 12. Takes place at various locations. Please visit the website for all of the locations.
Location:Various Locations in Calgary
Category:Free Events, Fun for Kids, Youth Activities
Link:calgary.ca/free
Westerner Days Fair & Exposition.
Everyday from Jul 18, 2018 - Jul 22, 2018 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Westerner Days Fair & Exposition takes place July 18 to 22. Buckle Up and Let's Go to Central Alberta's largest summer celebration! Inside the Saputo Kids Corral, you'll find the Alberta Co-op family stage, face painting, mini golf, crafts and activities, and more! New this year, check out the animals, and enjoy the Funhaus inflatables with a monster obstacle course and more activities for all ages! Passes on sale now!
Location:Red Deer, AB
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids, Youth Activities
Link:westernerdays.ca
The City of Calgary Park n' Play Programs.
Everyday from Jul 23, 2018 - Jul 27, 2018 at 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Takes place July 23 to 27. These safe, supervised programs help young children make new friends and learn games and activities! For ages 6 to 12. Takes place at various locations. Please visit the website for all of the locations.
Location:Various Locations in Calgary
Category:Free Events, Fun for Kids, Youth Activities
Link:calgary.ca/free
Calgary Folk Music Festival.
Everyday from Jul 26, 2018 - Jul 29, 2018 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Festival takes place July 26 to 29. Calgary's favorite family-friendly music festival is bringing back your annual favourites including the beer gardens, kids' zone, food trucks, local vendors, and over 70 folk artists from around the globe! For full musical lineup, schedule, and to purchase tickets, visit the website.
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances, Parent's Night Out, Youth Activities
Link:calgaryfolkfest.com
The City of Calgary Park n' Play Programs.
Everyday from Jul 30, 2018 - Aug 3, 2018 at 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Takes place July 30 to August 3. These safe, supervised programs help young children make new friends and learn games and activities! For ages 6 to 12. Takes place at various locations. Please visit the website for all of the locations.
Location:Various Locations in Calgary
Category:Free Events, Fun for Kids, Youth Activities
Link:calgary.ca/free
The City of Calgary’s Music in the Park.
> Friday Aug 3, 2018 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Enjoy live music at Central Memorial Park with family and friends. Pack a picnic, bring a blanket, and settle in for some great entertainment! Takes place rain or shine.
Location:Central Memorial Park: 1221, 2 Street SW
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Music, Theatre & Performances, Youth Activities
Link:calgary.ca/CSPS/Parks/Pages/Programs/Music-in-the-park.aspx
The City of Calgary Park n' Play Programs.
Everyday from Aug 7, 2018 - Aug 10, 2018 at 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Takes place August 7 to 10. These safe, supervised programs help young children make new friends and learn games and activities! For ages 6 to 12. Takes place at various locations. Please visit the website for all of the locations.
Location:Various Locations in Calgary
Category:Free Events, Fun for Kids, Youth Activities
Link:calgary.ca/free
Taste of Calgary .
Every Sunday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Aug 9, 2018 - Aug 12, 2018 at 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Takes place August 9 to 12. Discover Calgary's global cuisines from a mix of unique restaurants and beverage companies. Plus, get a taste of Calgary's great musicians. And shop at some of the most interesting marketplace vendors in the city! Buy sampling tickets for $1 each right at the festival and use them to sample any of the food or beverage menu items. Visit a variety of artisans, entrepreneurs, and interactive activities to add to the fun of the festival. Admission to the festival is free and includes a taste of Calgary's best musical acts. To purchase tickets in advance, visit the website.
Location:Eau Claire Festival Plaza: Barclay Parade and 3 Street SW
Category:Family Fun, Festivals & Fairs, Parent's Night Out, Youth Activities
Link:tasteofcalgary.com
The City of Calgary Park n' Play Programs.
Everyday from Aug 13, 2018 - Aug 17, 2018 at 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Takes place August 13 to 17. These safe, supervised programs help young children make new friends and learn games and activities! For ages 6 to 12. Takes place at various locations. Please visit the website for all of the locations.
Location:Various Locations in Calgary
Category:Free Events, Fun for Kids, Youth Activities
Link:calgary.ca/free
StoryBook Theatre Presents, Into the Woods.
Every Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Aug 18, 2018 - Sep 8, 2018 at 12:00 am - 12:00 am
Performances take place August 18 to September 8 (Tuesdays to Saturdays and Saturdays & Sundays). Check the website for performance dates and showtimes. Characters like Cinderella, Jack, Red Riding Hood, and several others are shown just what would happen should all of their wishes come true. Worlds collide as wishes and quests meet a delightfully, conniving witch on a dark journey Into the Woods. Appropriate for ages 8 and up. To purchase tickets, visit the website.
Location:Beddington Theatre Arts Centre: 375 Bermuda Drive NW
Category:Family Fun, Fun for Kids, Music, Theatre & Performances, Youth Activities
Link:storybooktheatre.org
The City of Calgary Park n' Play Programs.
Everyday from Aug 20, 2018 - Aug 24, 2018 at 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
Takes place August 20 to 24. These safe, supervised programs help young children make new friends and learn games and activities! For ages 6 to 12. Takes place at various locations. Please visit the website for all of the locations.
Location:Various Locations in Calgary
Category:Free Events, Fun for Kids, Youth Activities
Link:calgary.ca/free
Mad Science Fun-damental Forces Workshop.
> Friday Aug 24, 2018 at 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm
Free Mad Science Fun-damental Forces Workshop brought to you by The Calgary Public Library as part of The Ultimate Summer Challenge! Spaces are limited. First come first serve. Appropriate for children ages 6 to 12.
Location:Giuffre Family Library (formerly Alexander Calhoun): 3223, 14 Street SW
Category:Family Fun, Free Events, Fun for Kids, Talks, Workshops & Seminars, Youth Activities
Link:calgary.madscience.org/

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