winter activities
Family-Friendly and FREE Winter Activities in Saskatoon that’ll Beat Cabin Fever!

    Winter is a LONG season in Saskatoon! Parents are tired and kids are full of endless energy.  Most parents can agree that the best way to remedy this is to get everyone out of the house for a few hours, but, unfortunately, entertaining an entire family out on the
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1000 Books
1000 Books Before Kindergarten with Saskatoon Public Library.

Saskatoon Public Library is pleased to welcome you to 1000 Books Before Kindergarten. Enjoy reading 1000 times with your little ones and help them develop strong literacy skills before Kindergarten! Reading to your child every day helps build their literacy skills and helps them prepare for school. Your child’s first
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Saskatoon Public Library Online Kids Programming in a Nutshell

Missing all the perks of the Saskatoon Public Library? Me too! To continue with their great work during COVID-19, the library is offering lots of online programming for everyone from two months to 90 years! Check out what’s happening: Saskatoon Public Library Online Programming Knowlympics The all-ages summer learning challenge
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How to Use the Saskatoon Public Library Holds Pick-up Service

The Saskatoon Public Library holds pick-up service begins June 15th at all SPL locations. Pickups will be at appointments between 10am and 6pm Monday thru Saturday. The library follows all the recommendations of the provincial government and the Saskatchewan Health Authority and will be delivering the service as follows: Saskatoon
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Authors Host Daily Storytime for Isolated Kids

Isolation isn’t a new concept for the kids who have spent countless days in hospitals receiving care and treatment. The current COVID-19 restrictions are bringing them further isolation. And that’s why this group of children’s book authors has created a daily story time! The authors read their books daily through
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Music and Bedtime Stories with Fred Penner

Can one ever tire of Fred Penner? I don’t think so! Hearing one of his songs transports me back in time, to childhood moments like long car rides and lazy afternoons. Now that I have kids, I love introducing them to things from “back in the day” (big eye roll,
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Read Along with Celebrities and PBS Kids Authors

Take time to slow down and snuggle on the couch with your kids while listening to an online story time! Every week, find new read-along stories by celebrities and PBS Kids authors on their Facebook page and YouTube channel. After listening, head to the PBS Kids website to find crafts,
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Bed Time Stories with the Sweet, Sweet Voice of Dolly Parton

What could possibly be more soothing that listening to the sound of Dolly Parton’s voice as you drift off to sleep?? Imagination Library Stories has launched a new video series called “GoodNight With Dolly,” featuring new weekly bedtime story readings for a total of 10 weeks. New episodes are shared
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Tips and Tricks for readers
Tips and Tricks for Kids Who Love to READ During Isolation

My kids love to read! If I could describe life in isolation in just two words they would be: Harry Potter. Our books are literally wearing out! No joke. Not a fan myself so I’m looking to perhaps diversify what the family is consuming, and I’ve discovered a few awesome
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Join Sylvia and Crispi Lord Daily at 10AM for Toddler Storytime

Listen to stories and sing along at Toddler Storytime co-hosted by Wide Open Theatre’s Crispi Lord & Sylvia Chave of Singing with Sylvia. Join them each day in your home for some special time for you and your littles. Toddler Storytime When: Daily at 10AM Find it at: