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5 Reasons I'm Not Ready for Back to School

August 29th, 2016

By Chris Reeve
My daughter goes to grade 1 this year and has talked to me a few times about being nervous but mostly excited to make new friends and learn new things. School supplies were tackled…

Summer isn't over yet!

August 19th, 2016

With two weeks to go over Summer Break 2016, the kids are lamenting and the parents rejoicing; well, some are and some are dreading back to school as much as the kids. It's not too late to eek out some…

10 Ways for Families to Celebrate Family Fun Month

August 3rd, 2016

We don’t want to hear it – or at least the kids…

The Importance of Getting Away from It All

July 1st, 2016

By Kimberly Ouellette
Recently I took the most unique trip of my life, to date. It wasn’t that far, I stayed in Alberta and visited the Skoki Lodge in Lake Louise’s rugged backcountry. It didn’t…

#VisitRedDeer for Family Fun

July 1st, 2016

By Wendy Mueller
Living in Edmonton, I've been to Red Deer several times for work and sports tournaments and had lots of stops at gasoline alley on the way south. Little did I know, though, our…

2016 kartSTART Presented by Toyota

May 30th, 2016

Give the gift of safety! A big part of parenting is passing on your knowledge to your children. This is what helps them develop into young adults. It’s an ongoing process, and along the way you –…

All About ARTSTREK: A Summer Theatre School for Teens

May 26th, 2016

Each summer, Theatre Alberta’s Artstrek features a different play of study based on a three-year cycle of musical theatre, contemporary drama, and classical drama. This year, we invite Alberta teens…

A father’s impact on a child’s life and the library

May 13th, 2016

Written by Michael Eaton, Community Librarian
In recent years, there has been research done about the positive impact fathers’ involvement has on their children, especially in literacy activities.…

A Very Special #AlbertaStrong Birthday Party

May 9th, 2016

My daughter recently joined Canadian Model Miss, which is a pageant and development program that focuses on inner beauty and being a role model for more than outer beauty, as traditional “pageants”…

Little Green Thumbs

May 1st, 2016

By Loretta Friedrich
Yield: serves family fun
You just might be amazed at how easy it is to grow a garden with your family. Whether you want vegetables, flowers, or fresh herbs, gardening…

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Aug 30

    • The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes
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    • The International Exhibition of Sherlock Holmes
    • August 30 to September 5, 2016