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Make 100 Fun Projects with Just 10 Art Supplies

“Mooooooooom, I’m boooooooored!” Stop right there! Do not pass go, do not collect $200 – head straight to Michaels Canadian website and find inspiration for cool (and easy) kids’ crafts! The Michaels “Kids Activities” tab has great ideas for crafts to keep your kids entertained all summer long. I love
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Boredom BINGO! {With FREE Printable!}

“The days are long, but the years are short,” is how the saying goes. Well, the days are really, really long when you have kids telling you how bored they are every 15 minutes. Sure you can just tell them to go read a book or find something to do,
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Edmonton Indigenous Peoples Festival

Celebrate the culture of Edmonton’s Indigenous Peoples at the Indigenous Peoples Festival! The 2021 festival will take place online June 19, 2021 from 6 pm – 8 pm. The Canadian Native Friendship Centre and The City of Edmonton will present a live streamed celebration on YouTube. The celebration will feature local
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Royal Alberta Museum Play Boxes

Go back in time! Dig for treasure! Be a dinosaur! Enjoy the magic of the Children’s Gallery at home! The Royal Alberta Museum Play Box is a unique box of curated items that promote sensory play and learning for young children. RAM Play Box is only available through local curbside
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Tours for Tots

Join Art Gallery of Alberta Educator Krisna Raynor for weekly art explorations for families with children ages 3-5. Every Wednesday from 10 am – 10:30 am, Tours for Tots features a peek at current exhibitions, art-making, storytelling and more. April 14, 2021 | Everyday Curiosities Jude Griebel: Barn Skull is
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Mastermind Toys Printables
Printables from Mastermind Toys

For those times you and the kids are stuck at home with nothing to do, don’t fret and don’t turn to screen time. Mastermind Toys has a series of printable colouring pictures, crosswords, word searches, connect-the-dots, and more! Plus, you’ll also find ideas for hands-on activities. Printables from Mastermind Toys:
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Virtual Speaker Series: Sub-Zero Fossil Hunting

Join TELUS World of Science Edmonton for a virtual speaker series presentation and delve into the fascinating world of dinosaurs, the delicate practice of palaeontolgy and the unique relationship palaeontolgy has to other fields of industry. On April 29, 2021 Paleontologist Dr. Philip J. Currie will share his experiences working
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Preschool Picasso
Preschool Picasso

Join the Art Gallery of St. Albert and enjoy creative art-making experiences that foster self-expression, art appreciation and skill development with your preschooler (ages 3-6). Art-making activities including collage, drawing, painting, printmaking, sculpture and more are designed to help your child learn basic art fundamentals. Classes are $15 ($13.50 for
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Powwow Dancing
Powwow Dancing

Are you and your family looking to do something active while also learning? Join Edmonton Public Library and the Canadian Native Friendship Centre for a Powwow Dancing class! Whether you are new to powwow dancing or want to learn a new style, this class covers it all. Come learn the
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EPL Family Book Club
Edmonton Public Library Family Book Club

Join Edmonton Public Library’s Family Book Club to learn new ways to support your elementary-age child’s reading journey and deepen family connections by reading together. This is a great family reading activity for families with kids ages 6 and up. From April 16-30, 2021, everyone in your family can get
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