Parents’ night out: Here are the shows at the Shenkman Arts Centre heading into 2019

If you’re looking for a ‘mom and dad’ night out, look no further than the Shenkman Arts Centre lineup. “We’ve got some terrific performances for this fall and into the 2019 season,” says Caroline Obeid, artistic producer and manager. “It […]

Family entertainment comes to Centrepointe Theatre

Famed Canadian author Robert Munsch’s ‘The Paper Bag Princess’ is a perennial favourite with children and parents. This fall, the To Be Determined Theatre Company brings a lively and energetic musical adaptation by Joe Slabe to Centrepointe Theatre. To run […]

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Beauty, artistry and fun with ‘Les bâtons’

Get ready for a mesmerizing performance that combines the grace and beauty of dance with an irresistible beat as the Shenkman Arts Centre presents ‘Les bâtons’ by Tara Luz Danse on October 13 in the Richcraft Theatre. When choreographer Anik […]

Active fun on tap for fall and winter

If you’re looking for some fun activities and programs to keep the kids busy this fall and winter, then check out what the city has to offer at its many recreation facilities. There are swimming lessons, skating lessons, fitness and […]

Local museums offer accessible family fun

The kids are back in school, but there are still plenty of weekends for family fun. The City of Ottawa Museums and Historic Sites have several activities planned for children of all ages. “We’re calling it ‘fall fun for the […]

After-school programs keep kids active

Keeping children active after school can be a challenge. Signing them up for an after-school program can have both health and social benefits. “After-school programs offer a different experience for a child’s social and academic aptitude development,” says Dr. Paul […]