Kids Break Events*

Monday

Craft with Klutz | AGES 4+

Join us to create adorable clay critters and mini desserts with Klutz. Then express yourself with mini sewing and make your very own cookie keychain!

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TUESDAY

Collectors Club | AGES 6+

Join us as we check out the new L.O.L. Surprise!™ Bubbly Surprise and don’t forget to bring your L.O.L. dolls in for a swap station. Then answer the call to brawl and battle in the new Bakugan Battle Arena!

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WEDNESDAY

Build with LEGO® | Ages 5+

LEGO® puppies need your help to build their home! Pick a LEGO® puppy pal and then build a LEGO® Puppy’s Playhouse to take home. Plus see what else you can build with DK building inspiration cards!

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THURSDAY

Arts & Crafts | AGES 5+

Get Ready for a slime-tacular day with ORB! Join us to get creative and make your favourite slime desserts with ORB Slimi Café™ and test out all the newest OrbSlimy™ slime! Plus, find Waldo in our Where’s Waldo? scavenger hunt!

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FRIDAY

Preschool Pals | AGES 3+

Help save the day with Rubble’s Ultimate Construction Vehicle! Plus, make your own Peppa Pig time capsule.

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All Other Event Listings**

Good Night Sleep Site Sleep Clinic

Indigo Presents:

Good Night Sleep Site Sleep Clinic

Join Family Sleep Expert Alanna McGinn for a free Sleep Clinic where she can answer all your baby and child sleep questions. Alanna will be sharing Good Night Sleep Site's four key sleep tools and how you can apply them to help your child sleep better.

Indigo Hilcrest

Richmond Hill, ON

Wednesday, March 20 at 10AM

Quinn's Promise Rock by Christie Thomas

IndigoKids Presents:

Storytime with Christie Thomas

Join local author Christie Thomas as she reads and signs copies of her latest book, Quinn’s Promise Rock.

Indigo Sherwood Park

Sherwood Park, AB

Saturday, March 23 at 11AM

National Geographic Backyard Guide To The Night Sky, 2nd Edition by Andrew Fazekas

In Conversation:

Andrew Fazekas

Join author Andrew Fazekas, also known as the Night Sky Guy, as he discusses his easygoing approach to stargazing as part of his new book, National Geographic Backyard Guide To The Night Sky, 2nd Edition. Book signing to follow.

Indigo Pointe-Claire

Montreal, QC

Saturday, March 23 at 2PM

Make It an Indigo Morning: Meditation and Sound

Make it an Indigo Morning:

Meditation & Sound

Join Cassidy from Just Be Meditation for an opening meditation, followed by a sound bath with Alexandria Santaguida. Find rest in savasana, relaxing to the sound of Alexandria's vocals and crystal singing bowls. Together with Alexandria's voice, you will be brought into a state of pure bliss and deep rest. Beginners to meditation are most welcomed, no experience necessary.

Please be sure to bring a mat. Ticket price includes class, Indigo journal and pen. Due to the intimate nature of this event, we have a maximum of 15 tickets available.

SOLD OUT

Indigo Eaton Centre

Toronto, ON

Sunday, March 24 at 9AM

SOLD OUT

Baby-Led Weaning: The (Not So) Revolutionary Way to Start Solids and Make a Happy Eater by Teresa Pitman

In Conversation:

Teresa Pitman

Join local author and leading parenting authority, Teresa Pitman as she discusses and signs her latest book, Baby-Led Weaning: The (Not So) Revolutionary Way to Start Solids and Make a Happy Eater.

Indigo Hillcrest

Richmond Hill, ON

Sunday, March 24 at 11AM

The Good Fight: Use Productive Conflict To Get Your Team And Organization Back On Track by Liane Davey

In Conversation:

Liane Davey

Join New York Times Bestselling author, Liane Davey as she discusses her new book on healthy conflict culture, The Good Fight: Use Productive Conflict To Get Your Team And Organization Back On Track. Book signing to follow.

Indigo Bay & Bloor

Toronto, ON

Wednesday, March 27 at 7PM

Indigo Pinecrest Presents: Aromatherapy Candle Making

Indigo Pinecrest Presents:

Aromatherapy Candle Making

Unwind, relax and enjoy an evening of aromatherapy candle making. During this 2 hour workshop, we will take you step-by-step through the candle making process while you create your very own Cup Of Intention Teacup Candle.

A selection of vintage teacups will be available for you to pick out your favourite design and style. Then you will have the opportunity to smell and test a selection of tantalizing essential oils and create your own custom scent! Learn to blend essential oil combinations such as Lavender, Bergamot, Cinnamon, Orange, Lemongrass, Spearmint, Cedarwood, and more!

Workshop is inclusive of all materials, essential oils & your finished Teacup Candle and Intention Tag.

Ticket price: $40

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Indigo Pinecrest Community Room

Ottawa, ON

Thursday, March 28 at 7PM

This Team Is Ruining My Life (but I Love Them): How I Became a Professional Hockey Fan by Steve 'Dangle' Glynn

In Person:

Steve "Dangle" Glynn

Join author, YouTuber and Blogger at Sportsnet as he signs copies of his book, This Team Is Ruining My Life (but I Love Them): How I Became a Professional Hockey Fan.

Indigo Toronto Eaton Centre

Toronto, ON

Thursday, March 28 at 7PM

Chapters Rideau

Ottawa, ON

Friday, March 29 at 4PM

Chapters Vega

Mississauga, ON

Saturday, March 30 at 2PM

Coles Pen Centre

St. Catharine’s, ON

Sunday, March 31 at 2PM

Indigo Oshawa

Oshawa, ON

Wednesday, April 3 at 7PM

Live Happy: The Best Ways to Make Your House a Home by Kortney and Dave Wilson

In Conversation:

Kortney & Dave Wilson

Join HGTV’s Masters of Flip stars Kortney & Dave Wilson as they discuss how to inexpensively build joy into their lives and their homes with their new book, Live Happy: The Best Ways to Make Your House a Home. Book signing to follow.

Chapters Sudbury

Sudbury, ON

Saturday, March 30 at 10AM

Hello, Friends!: Stories From My Life and Blue Jays Baseball by Jerry Howarth

In Person:

Jerry Howarth

Join legendary radio broadcaster and voice of the Toronto Blue Jays for 36 years, Jerry Howarth, as he signs copies of his memoir, Hello, Friends!: Stories From My Life and Blue Jays Baseball.

Indigo Eaton Centre

Toronto, ON

Saturday, March 30 at 2PM

Indigo CF Sherway Gardens

Toronto, ON

Sunday, March 31 at 2PM

Chapters South London

London, ON

Sunday, April 7 at 2PM

Indigo Kitchener

Kitchener, ON

Sunday, April 14 at 2PM

Make It an Indigo Morning: Elevated Vibrations

Make it an Indigo Morning:

Elevated Vibrations

Experience the healing power of vibration through both a meditation and crystal singing bowl sound bath. Cassidy from Just Be Meditation will guide you through an opening meditation, followed by sound therapy with Alexandria Santaguida. Get ready to receive the beautiful healing sounds of the crystal singing bowls. Beginners to meditation are most welcomed, no experience necessary.

Please be sure to bring a mat. Ticket price include class, Indigo journal and pen. Due to the intimate nature of this event, we have a maximum of 15 tickets available.

Ticket price: $28+HST

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Indigo Eaton Centre

Toronto, ON

Sunday, March 31 at 9AM

Feeding My Mother: Comfort And Laughter In The Kitchen As A Daughter Lives With Her Mom's Memory Loss by Jann Arden

In Person:

Jann Arden

Join 8 time JUNO award winner, star of CTV sitcom JANN, and bestselling author Jann Arden as she signs copies of the newly released paperback edition of Feeding My Mother: Comfort And Laughter In The Kitchen As My Mom Lives With Memory Loss.

Event Guidelines:

  • Group Slips will be distributed at the host store on the day of the event; one (1) group slip per person is needed to join the signing line
  • Group Slips will be given out with the purchase of Feeding My Mother only; no limit on amount of books signed
  • Candid photography from the line-up is allowed. No posed photography; all personal devices must be put aside when approaching the stage
  • Signature only, no personalization
  • Memorabilia is not permitted at this event and will not be signed
Indigo CF Sherway Gardens

Toronto, ON

Monday, April 1 at 6PM

Make It an Indigo Morning: Little Yogis

Make it an Indigo Morning:

Little Yogis

Calling all little yogis! Join us for an exclusive event prior to store opening at our Chapters Scarborough location. Join certified kids yoga teacher and Power Yoga Canada instructor, Emma Sanson, as she welcomes the morning with a yoga and mindfulness sequence. Plus, learn meditation techniques through a storytime and educational games. Perfect for kids aged 3-7!

Ticket price: $5 + HST & service fees per child

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Due to the intimate nature of this event, we have a maximum of 15 tickets available.

NOTE: please ensure child is wearing comfortable clothing. Adult supervision required.

Chapters Scarborough

Scarborough, ON

Sunday, March 31 at 9AM

Edward Burtynsky with Jennifer Baichwal and Nick de Pencier: Anthropocene. Photographer Edward Burtynsky, text by Edward Burtynsky and Jennifer Baichwal

In Conversation:

Edward Burtynsky

Join Indigo’s Chief Booklover Heather Reisman as she welcomes Canadian photographer and artist, Edward Burtynsky, as he discusses his new book Anthropocene, that brings contemporary art into the massive and irreversible impact of humans on Earth. Book signing to follow.

Indigo Bay & Bloor

Toronto, ON

Tuesday, April 2 at 7PM

Icing On The Cake: Baking And Decorating Simple, Stunning Desserts At Home by Tessa Huff

In Person:

Tessa Huff

Join Tessa Huff, author of the successful book Layered and creator of the pastry blog Style Sweet for a cake decorating demonstration as featured in her new book, Icing On The Cake: Baking And Decorating Simple, Stunning Desserts At Home. Book signing to follow.

Indigo Robson

Vancouver, BC

Saturday, April 6 at 2PM

A Night in the Forest of Readingy

Indigo Presents:

A Night in the Forest of Reading

Join Indigo's Christie Williamson in conversation with 2019's White Pine Award nominees Heather Smith, Tanaz Bhathena, Vicki Grant and Regan McDonell, plus special guest Danielle Younge-Ullman, winner of the 2018 White Pine Award.

Indigo Yonge & Eglinton

Toronto, ON

Saturday, April 6th at 6PM

Make It an Indigo Morning: Music Mayhem

Make it an Indigo Morning:

Music Mayhem!

Get ready to rock and roll! Join us for a morning of musical mayhem with local musician and musical director, Steven Conway, prior to store opening. Little musicians will have a blast singing along with Steven, exploring insturments, and playing musical games! This event is perfect for kids aged 2-7.

Steven Conway trained for 10 years in piano and theory at the Royal Conservatory of Music, and has a background in musical theatre, chior, and improv. He has a Master's degree in Theatre and Performance Studies from the University of Toronto and works as a musical director, accompanist, and composer within Toronto's independent theatre scene. He is eager to spread joy through the love of music!

Ticket price: $5 + HST & service fees

Due to the intimate nature of this event, we have a maximum of 20 tickets available.

Chapters Scarborough

Scarborough, ON

Sunday, April 7 at 9AM

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Chapters Scarborough

Scarborough, ON

Sunday, April 14 at 9AM

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Cook Like A Pro by Ina Garten

Ina Garten’s Cook Like a Pro Cookbook Tour

Indigo is proud to be the official bookseller of Cook Like A Pro for this exciting event. Joined by a moderator, Ina will share stories that bring you behind the scenes of life in the Hamptons, filming her television show, writing bestselling cookbooks and enjoying food with friends and family. An audience Q&A will directly follow the interview.

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Sony Centre for the Performing Arts

Toronto, ON

Thursday, April 11 at 7:30PM

He Said, She Said: Lessons, Stories, And Mistakes From My Transgender Journey by Gigi Gorgeous

In Conversation:

Gigi Gorgeous

Join YouTube star, transgender activist, actress and LGBTQ icon Gigi Gorgeous as she discusses her highly anticipated book, He Said, She Said: Lessons, Stories, And Mistakes From My Transgender Journey. Book signing to follow.

Event Guidelines:
  • This event is free and open to the public; individuals must have a wristband to be in the book signing line
  • 150 wristbands will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis starting at 10AM on the day of the event with the purchase of one (1) copy of He Said, She Said: Lessons, Stories, And Mistakes From My Transgender Journey; book must be purchased on the day of the event at the hosting store to get a wristband
  • Maximum of two (2) copies of He Said, She Said: Lessons, Stories, And Mistakes From My Transgender Journey
  • Signature only, no personalization
  • Candid photography from the line-up is allowed. No posed photography; all personal devices must be put aside when approaching the stage
  • Memorabilia is not permitted at this event and will not be signed
Indigo Eaton Centre

Toronto, ON

Monday, April 15 at 7PM

The Ice Chips and the Invisible Puck by Roy and Kerry MacGregor

IndigoKids Presents:

Roy & Kerry MacGregor

Join bestselling authors Roy and Kerry MacGregor as they present and sign copies of their latest adventure, The Ice Chips and the Invisible Puck!

Indigo Pinecrest

Ottawa, ON

Tuesday, April 16 at 7PM

Chapters Kanata

Kanata, ON

Wednesday, April 17 at 7PM

Indigo Chinook

Calgary, AB

Thursday, April 25 at 7PM

Oyster Companion: A Field Guide by Patrick McMurrayThe Great Shellfish Cookbook: From Sea To Table: More Than 100 Recipes To Cook At Home by Matt Dean Pettit

In Person:

Patrick McMurray

Join Guinness World Record holding oyster expert and author, Patrick McMurray as he discusses his new book, Oyster Companion: A Field Guide, with the beloved chef behind Matty's Seafood, Matt Dean Pettit, and demonstrates his oyster shucking skills. Book signing to follow.

Indigo Bay & Bloor

Toronto, ON

Thursday, April 18 at 7PM

Broken Throne: A Red Queen Collection by Victoria Aveyard

In Conversation:

Victoria Aveyard, Tahereh Mafi & Maya Motayne

Join bestselling YA authors Victoria Aveyard and Tahereh Mafi, along with debut author Maya Motayne, as they discuss and sign their latest fantasy novels.

Event Guidelines:
  • This event is free and open to the public; individuals must have a wristband to be in the book signing line
  • 200 wristbands will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis starting at 10AM on the day of the event with the purchase of one (1) copy of any book by the featured authors; book must be purchased on the day of the event at the hosting store to get a wristband
  • There is no limit to the number of books the authors will personalize
  • Posed photography in front of the signing table is allowed; no hugs
  • Memorabilia is not permitted at this event and will not be signed
Indigo Square One

Mississauga, ON

Saturday, May 11 at 7PM

Just Jaime by Terri Libenson

In Person:

Terri Libenson

Join bestselling graphic novelist Terri Libenson, creator of Invisible Emmie and Postively Izzy as she presents her new book, Just Jaime. Plus, enjoy a reading and drawing demo!

Indigo Grandview Corners

Surrey, BC

Wednesday, May 22 at 7PM

Indigo Square One

Mississauga, ON

Friday, May 24 at 7PM

*At participating Indigo & Chapters locations (Coles and Indigospirit stores excluded). Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Event materials may be limited and events are subject to cancellation or change without notice.

 

**At hosting store only. Children under the age of 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Event materials may be limited and events are subject to cancellation or change without notice.