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OSC Junior Scientists Ocean Exploration

Dive into February with Junior Scientists: Ocean Exploration

Investigate some of Earth’s most mysterious underwater ecosystems during a four-part virtual series full of fun and learning for the whole family! Are you ready to dive in? Join the Science Centre online for Junior Scientists: Ocean Exploration! This online program includes four 90-minute sessions broadcast live from the Ontario

Baskin Robbins Celebrate Cake

Baskin-Robbins Launches Easy Online Ordering for Customized Cakes!

Just in time for Valentine’s day Baskin-Robbins launches its first Canadian online ordering platform for its growing cake business. Eagerly awaited by both brand aficionados and its franchise partners, the online ordering site offers a simple process for selection and personalization of cakes and pre-packed ice cream, ultimately, affording Canadian

Dinosaurs set to Roar Again for March Break

Bigger and Better Dinosaur Drive-Thru arrives at Bingemans March 11 THEMUSEUM is excited to announce they will once again move offsite and collaborate to bring the ever-popular Dinosaur Drive-Thru back to Bingemans this coming March.  This time, the Dinosaur Drive-Thru will be bigger and better including a longer journey through an authentic park setting. The

Scouts Canada Winter Skills

Scouts Canada Challenges Kids to Level Up their Winter Outdoor Skills

The four-week challenge is designed to let families choose how they participate, giving kids something to look forward, no matter how the pandemic evolves Scouts Canada is challenging young people to get outdoors this winter and learn new skills with a new four-week outdoor skills challenge, Claim the Flame, launching on

Disney on Ice Let's Celebrate

Disney On Ice Rescheduled for August 2022

Disney On Ice presents Mickey’s Search Party, which would have been performed between January 28 – 30, 2022 at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, has been rescheduled due to capacity restrictions in Ontario that affect entertainment venues. In it’s place, Disney On Ice presents Let’s Celebrate will be coming to the

Grade 4 & 5 SnowPass

The Canadian Ski Council SnowPass is here – offering 4th and 5th graders three complimentary lift tickets at each of the 150 participating ski areas, all across Canada.

online safety tips for parents and kids

5 Tips to Ensure Your Kids Stay Cybersecure

The pandemic has many children spending more time online than they may have ever before. Of course, that also brings it with a series of safety concerns and challenges. Many young children are not fully aware of the cybercriminals that lurk around the World Wide Web. Although you may think you

Gingerbread houses

Festive Gingerbread House Ideas

Thinking of making a Gingerbread House for the Holidays? A quick peek on Pinterest will either inspire you or have you second-guessing yourself – there are so many stunning, picture-perfect creative gingerbread houses! See below for just a few of the absolutely gorgeous gingerbread creations we found… Need more gingerbread

Purple Power Smoothie

Purple Power Smoothie

Kids will love this thick, refreshing treat! The perfect healthy ‘snack’ or quickie breakfast, packed with goodness from blueberries, peaches and bananas.

Ripple Foundation Gives Young Authors a Chance to Shine

Ripple Foundation’s Kids Write 4 Kids Contest Is Now Accepting Submissions! The writing contest is the only competition of its kind that gives youth in grades 4-8 the opportunity to have their work published in paperback and ebook editions.

Common Signs of Dyslexia

Common Signs of Dyslexia and Four Strategies for Success

Although it is one of the most common learning disabilities affecting more than 5 million Canadians, there are still many misconceptions about dyslexia. Dr. Steve Truch, a Canadian educational psychologist and founder of The Reading Foundation, suggests that if you are concerned that your child may be struggling with a learning

5 Easy New Years Resolutions

5 New Years Resolutions You Should Make This Year

It will soon be the start of a New Year and time to get those New Years Resolutions formulated. Some say they are a waste of time, but why not create a new you? Why not make healthy changes? Why not set some new goals for yourself? Why not make

Festive Events in Cambridge

Fun & Festive Things to Do in Waterloo Region this Holiday Season

As our communities cautiously re-open, the holiday spirit is sweeping over Waterloo Region with a full slate of safe themed events and attractions to help boost your spirits! “The holidays are truly a magical time of year, and after the past couple of years we have had, we can all

Pickey eaters Tips for Parents

Feeding Picky Eaters

When my kids were toddlers, I did at times dread dinnertime. I would prepare a variety of meals composed of what I felt to be healthy, appealing foods. As toddlers most of those meals ended up everywhere but in their tummies, walls, floor, evenly distributed all over the high-chair.

Holiday Top Toys for Christmas

Top Kids Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Find the top toys this year for all the kids on your Christmas holiday shopping list! We’ve gathered some of the hottest toys this year along with some other favourites. Some of these toys are selling out fast, but as of this publishing, they are all still available at the

Jabuka: a Twisted Letter Game for the Whole Family

If your looking for something new to spice up family game night you probably want to check out the Jabuka! It’s a creative twist on classic word-building games, quite literally turning them upside down. It shares some similarities with Scrabble, Bananagrams and Boggle but it’s added slice of letter twisting

Healthy Eating easy Tips

7 Simple Ways to Start Eating Healthier

Learning healthy eating habits is one of the best things you can do for yourself and your family. Understanding that healthy food matters and healthy choices do taste good is vital to maintaining a healthy lifestyle for our children as they get grow.

Winter Break Camps Guide

Winter Break Camps Guide

It’s time to start thinking about Winter Break and how to keep the kids busy over the two week school holiday. Most camps offer both single day and full-week programs. See below for a selection of kids programs in the GTA and be sure to also check our Kids Directories and

Dinosaurs set to Roar Again for March Break

Bigger and Better Dinosaur Drive-Thru arrives at Bingemans March 11 THEMUSEUM is excited to announce they will once again move offsite and collaborate to bring the

Disney on Ice Let's Celebrate

Disney On Ice Rescheduled for August 2022

Disney On Ice presents Mickey’s Search Party, which would have been performed between January 28 – 30, 2022 at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, has been

Grade 4 & 5 SnowPass

The Canadian Ski Council SnowPass is here – offering 4th and 5th graders three complimentary lift tickets at each of the 150 participating ski areas, all across Canada.

Gingerbread houses

Festive Gingerbread House Ideas

Thinking of making a Gingerbread House for the Holidays? A quick peek on Pinterest will either inspire you or have you second-guessing yourself – there

Purple Power Smoothie

Purple Power Smoothie

Kids will love this thick, refreshing treat! The perfect healthy ‘snack’ or quickie breakfast, packed with goodness from blueberries, peaches and bananas.

Ripple Foundation Gives Young Authors a Chance to Shine

Ripple Foundation’s Kids Write 4 Kids Contest Is Now Accepting Submissions! The writing contest is the only competition of its kind that gives youth in grades 4-8 the opportunity to have their work published in paperback and ebook editions.

Pickey eaters Tips for Parents

Feeding Picky Eaters

When my kids were toddlers, I did at times dread dinnertime. I would prepare a variety of meals composed of what I felt to be healthy, appealing foods. As toddlers most of those meals ended up everywhere but in their tummies, walls, floor, evenly distributed all over the high-chair.

Holiday Top Toys for Christmas

Top Kids Gift Ideas for the Holidays

Find the top toys this year for all the kids on your Christmas holiday shopping list! We’ve gathered some of the hottest toys this year

Healthy Eating easy Tips

7 Simple Ways to Start Eating Healthier

Learning healthy eating habits is one of the best things you can do for yourself and your family. Understanding that healthy food matters and healthy choices do taste good is vital to maintaining a healthy lifestyle for our children as they get grow.

Winter Break Camps Guide

Winter Break Camps Guide

It’s time to start thinking about Winter Break and how to keep the kids busy over the two week school holiday. Most camps offer both

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