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Ontario Launches Its Learn at Home Portal

The government of Ontario launches its Learn at Home Portal where parents can find free online resources for elementary and secondary students to continue learning from home.

Local Businesses Offer Free Virtual Activities for Kids

These Toronto and GTA area atttractions and businesses are providing fun and educational online activities for house-bound families.

Take Your Kids to a Virtual Zoo or Aquarium

To help relieve the stress, boredom and loneliness that come with self-isolation, zookeepers are live-streaming animals for people to enjoy from the comfort of their homes.

10 Crafts to Welcome Spring

Crafty young minds will enjoy celebrating the spring arrival with these fun spring craft projects.

10 Sweet Spring Treats

These easy to make homemade cupcakes, cookies, and fruit recipes will help you celebrate Springtime in sweet style!

Maintain Routines at Home During COVID-19

How to manage the kids’ schedules while school is closed, and why it's important to maintain a regular routine, especially during these uncertain times.

A Message to our Parenting Community During the COVID-19 Outbreak

While everything around us is shutting down, one thing is for sure – parenting has not been cancelled. The focus of our day-to-day lives has been uprooted, but the message remains – we will get through this trying time together.

Museums and Galleries You Can Visit Online

Staying at home doesn't have to be boring! Did you know you can visit some world-class museums and galleries, without ever leaving the comfort of your home?

Up Your Family Game Night

Chapters-Indigo is having a 20% sale on games until March 22 and best of all, shipping is free until March 31. Up your family's game night fun with these board games!

Rubik’s Race Contest

2020 is the 40th anniversary of the iconic Rubik’s Cube! Whether or not you were able to finish a cube, it’s something we’ve all played with at some point. To celebrate this great anniversary, we're giving you a chance to win a Rubik’s Race game! Contest closed. See winner.

Fart Ninjas Contest

April Fool's Day is just around the corner so if you want to pull pranks on your family, enter for a chance to win an assortment of 3 Fart Ninjas. Contest closed. See winner.

The Best Free Online Educational & Game Sites for Kids

There are plenty of kid-friendly, fun, educational online game sites to choose from, and many offer content free of charge.

15 At-Home Science Experiments

Your weekends are guaranteed to be both educational and tons of fun with these 15 cool experiments!

A DYI Sugar Shack at Home

Visiting a Maple Syrup Festival is one of the highlights of Spring break yet many have been cancelled. Why not bring the Sugar Shack home to your family? Here's how to do it.

Planning Family Fun in Light of COVID-19

Families are now changing gears from 'let's go!' to 'let's stay in' as the coronavirus shuts down many of the city's major events and attractions. What you need to know!

How To Keep The Kids Busy When You're Stuck Indoors

Normal is now cancelled. Many families are coping with the new reality of being house-bound because of COVID-19. Keep kids engaged with fun activities, online learning and what to do to avoid cabin fever!

Craft Activities to Keep Kids Busy over March Break

If you're looking for some indoor activities to keep kids busy over March Break, here's a list of absolutely entertaining and easy crafts, projects and science experiments!

Fun With Music Together - Best of 2019 Winner

Fun With Music Together wins the Best of 2019 award for 'Best Music School'. Children of all ages will discover their inner music-maker by playing with the grownups they love.

Spring Movie Guide 2020

There's nothing more fun than a family movie night at the theatre. Kids are in luck this spring because lots of exciting new family movies are in the lineup!

12 Crazy Waffles

March 25 is International Waffle Day. Celebrate this tasty holiday with these 12 fun and kid-pleasing recipes!

Monster Jam Races Into Hamilton - The Only Ontario Stop

Get ready Monster Jam fans! The most action-packed motorsports experience for families in the world has announced the 2020 lineup for four Hamilton shows. Event postponed.

TRCA Maple Syrup Festival Contest

Enter for a chance to win 1 of 3 family passes to the TRCA Maple Syrup Festival. The festival gives visitors the opportunity to savour the season as they get out into nature and indulge in Canada’s most famous food! Contest closed. Event cancelled.

I Like Me and I Love Me Book Contest

Enter for a chance to win a copy of the I Like Me and I Love Me Book. Celebrate the joy of liking and loving who you are! Contest closed. See winner.

Spring Safety: Be Careful Around Waterways

Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA) is issuing an important reminder to residents of the dangers that exist near bodies of water at this time of year.

2020 Sugarbush Maple Syrup Festival

What’s more Canadian than maple syrup? Celebrate Spring in true Canadian fashion at the annual Sugarbush Maple Syrup Festival.

Terra Lumina - A Multimedia Experience Like No Other!

Terra Lumina is the multimedia event of the Winter! Be mesmerized by incredible lighting effects, an original score, and messages of hope for the future of our planet.

St. Patrick's Day Projects

Get your kids in the St. Patrick’s Day spirit with these six festive crafts. There's something here for everyone!

St. Patrick's Day Fun

Everyone feels a wee bit Irish around St. Patrick’s Day! 10 fun ideas to celebrate!

I Like Me and I Love Me

A charming rhyming children's picture book that promotes self-like, self-love and acceptance. Celebrate the joy of liking and loving who you are!

March Break Family Game Night Contest

Mattel wants to encourage families and friends to spend March Break reconnecting with one another by playing one of their classic games like UNO, Pictionary, Apples To Apples and Blokus. Contest closed. See winner.

Potato Chips Reinvented

National Potato Chip Day is March 14th! Munch on these 10 fun potato chip recipes.

Get Ready to Rumble at Toronto Comicon

Toronto Comicon, presented by FAN EXPO Canada, returns to close out the March break with an out-of-this-world guest lineup featuring aliens, witches, wrestlers and Time Lords.

Maple Syrup Treats

There's an entire maple world beyond pancakes and waffles and maple syrup lovers, these recipes are for you!

10 Kids' Crafts to Celebrate Dr. Seuss' Birthday

Dr. Seuss’s birthday is on March 2! These wonderful craft ideas will give your child a fun way to celebrate Dr. Seuss’s birthday.

YPT's Artistic Director Allen MacInnis Retires

Allen MacInnis has announced that he will step down as Artistic Director of Toronto’s Young People’s Theatre (YPT) at the end of the 2020.21 season, after 19 outstanding years.
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