Tot Time at Mill Woods Town Center

“South Asian Arts Movement Society” will be the guest at Tot Time this month!

Their mission is to promote and increase awareness of the variety of South Asian performing arts across Canada.

Why join the Movement?

– We are the only studio in Alberta that teaches Kathak, Bharatanatyam, Bollywood, Bhangra, South Asian Urban Fusion (hip hop) and an exclusive boys dance class all under one roof, with trained instructors.
– Our instructors have won several EAC awards.
– Our Artistic Director is a noteable community member with several accomplishments under her belt.
– Our Board of Directors join us with a high level of achievement and strong connection to the performing arts.
– Our primary goals as a performing arts institution are to increase the skill levels of our students and inspire them to become high achievers in all areas of their lives while imparting a cultural connection, and to encourage diversity and acceptance and reach the mainstream with our art forms

So what will they be doing at Tot Time on June 2nd?

As part of our Bollywood Tiny Tots program and Children’s Bollywood Dance Classes, we teach basic movements that would be characteristic of South Asian dance styles that are involved in modern day Bollywood music/dance styles. This class will introduce the students to basic movements, counting steps, & improving coordination and rhythm over time. The group will learn some basic choreography to a Bollywood song.

Born 2 Create will also be at Tot Time with some giant sensory bins for the little ones to play in. Tot Time takes place on June 2nd and runs from 10-Noon.

May’s Kids Play at Kingsway Mall

Kids Play at Kingsway Mall is May 27th from 9-11 am. This month we are excited to have the Royal Alberta Museum as our guest!

On May 27th our friends from the Royal Alberta Museum will be hosting Kidsplay at Kingsway Mall. As you might know, the Royal Alberta Museum is in the process of building a brand new museum in downtown Edmonton. During this program, children and their families will have the opportunity to handle real museum artifacts, listen to stories, create a mini museum of their own and test interactive exhibits that might end up in the new museum!


The first 100 parents will receive a free gift from TheFaceshop

We will also have door prizes to be won including Lion King tickets and a gift basket from TheFaceshop!

Bonnie Doon’s Kids Club

Thursday May 21st from 10-Noon Sportball will be at Bonnie Doon centre for Kids Club! Sportball coaches always bring nonstop energy and fun to the activities that they do with the kids, which then means a great nap when they get home! Mommy Connections will also be at the Mall with a fun craft for the kids to do.

This is a FREE event and all kids with adult supervision are welcome to attend. These programs are drop in so please feel free to stop by anytime between 10-Noon for some Sportball fun!

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Living Wreath Workshop at Studio Bloom

On May 23rd from 2-4 pm we will be creating these stunning living wreaths at Studio Bloom. They are a perfect way to add some fun to your front door and will last throughout the Spring and Summer! They would also make a gorgeous centerpiece for your dining room table.

Cost is $60 for the small and $75 for the large per person and will include everything you need including the wreath forms, all the plants, and as always WINE! Space will be very limited for this class so please email info (a) to register for this event!


KidZone at The Marketplace at Callingwood with 4Cats Summerside

Jackson Pollock was one of the greatest artists of the 20th century. He was famous for his splatter paintings and this style of art became known as Abstract Expressionism but he called it Action Painting. Join 4Cats Summerside on May 20th at The Marketplace at Callingwood from 12:30-2 pm to learn and explore more about this fantastic way to create art! Each guest will be able to take home their very own Spin Art!

Fairy Garden Accessories Workshop at Studio Bloom

The BEST part of a Fairy Garden is being able to customize it to suit your style. Since starting these workshops at Studio Bloom we have seen just how creative you all can get! We love seeing these gorgeous gardens walk out the door after our workshops and into your home where Fairies can find them and live happily ever after!

We have been asked by many of you to hold a workshop where we get into more details on how to MAKE things for your gardens so here it is! We have created a workshop where you will be able to MAKE five things that every Fairy Garden should have to keep your Fairies happy!

Where: Studio Bloom

When: May 20th 6-8:30 pm

Cost: $35 (all supplies to make your five items will be provided and each guest will get wine!)

What: Build five accessories with step by step instructions by our Fairy Garden Experts! Each person registered will leave with a house, swing, table, chairs, and a fence. You can choose between a rustic or a whimsical style. All supplies will be provided by Studio Bloom. Plus there will be WINE!

***Please note that this is not a workshop to build your whole garden. This is where you will get detailed instruction on how to make each item listed above***


Studio Bloom Fairy Garden Events

Last week we had THREE Fairy Garden workshops at Studio Bloom. The kids and adults both had a BLAST creating and playing in the dirt for a few hours. More NEW events are being planned for Studio Bloom so watch for the announcement!

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