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Fall Into Registration

It may be heating up for the summer months, but we are now thinking about the fall! That’s right Fall as in Autumn as in time to sign your kids up for Fall classes with the City Of Ottawa. Here

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Survey Results – Kids In Western Countries Would Rather Become YouTubers Than Astronauts

50 years ago, a Saturn V rocket launched from Kennedy Space Center carrying Neil Armstrong, Buzz Aldrin, and Michael Collins to the Moon. On July 20th, 1969, Armstrong and Aldrin would land on the Moon and inspire a generation of

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Only Bears And No Ants At This Picnic :)

Well there might be some ants as most picnics do attract them but for the most part, only bears as it is the CHEO Teddy Bear’s Picnic. Yes, the National Capital Region’s family picnic party is this weekend as the

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Meet Ottawa’s Newest And Youngest Entrepreneurs!

Today if you’re looking for something to do and to support our next generation, check out the The Learning Partnership hosting the Entrepreneurial Adventure Showcase 2019 at the Canadian Museum of History. Together with teachers and volunteer business mentors, students

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Young At Art

Young at Art 2019 is an exceptional opportunity for Ottawa visual artists between the ages of 12 and 20 to gain recognition for their artistic efforts and abilities within their communities through the experience of a citywide, juried art exhibition.

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Asking For A Little Help!

What if this was your child? Julia Miller could be, she is an avid hockey player and plays for the Kanata Rangers.  She’s just your average kid who is just doing her best at being a kid. The only thing

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Helping Out The Children

I’m all for the helping of animals and children…..the ones who don’t have the voice to speak for themselves.  So when asked to do an event for Children’s Wish, I quickly said yes and you can join me in helping

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It’s A Breakfast Of Champions For Champions!!

I met my friend Terri a few years ago when when my husband and I helped her with her charity event which got the ball rolling to where she is today. Terri Patton is a wonderful Mom with two wonderful

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On This Day In 1955 – An Elephant Started Making Streets Safer For Kids

Elmer the Safety Elephant was born in 1947. Elmer had some pretty simple rules: “Look both ways before crossing the street,” and “Keep away from parked cars.” But they worked. Traffic accidents involving children dropped by 44 per cent the

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Family Day Sounds Like This…

Family Day is coming up soon and if you’re looking for things to do with the….well family, you might want to check this out. It’s the Big Bang Festival, a fun-filled two-day children’s music festival offering free and low cost

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Foreigner Re-Record Song For A Great Cause

I remember the first time I heard the song I Want To Know What Love Is by Foreigner live, it was at the Montreal Forum and they brought out this great chorus of kids to sing it and it was

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Ho Ho H-Obama :)

If he were running for President, he would certainly get my vote on this story alone, not to mention the picture, right? However the man has already been President and I can’t vote anyway, but if only I could and

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It’s Always About The Giving

LCBO stores throughout Ottawa and across eastern Ontario are committing their energy to improving the lives of children, youth and families who rely on CHEO hence the reason from now til December 31st, LCBO staff will be asking customers for

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Accessible Trick-or-Treating Signs Are Catching On

Unless you were already aware of this campaign, it’s too late to get involved this year… but it may be something to consider the next time Halloween comes up on the calendar. Two Toronto-based designers are trying to remove some

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Rideau Hall(oween) Hosting An Alien Invasion Next Wednesday

Rideau Hall and our Governor General, Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, will be hosting an Alien invasion for Halloween! Take me to your leader! Bring the kids and learn about space exploration by participating in educational demonstrations led

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