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 time capsule with Peppa Pig.

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All Other Event Listings**

Family Day Fun

IndigoKids Presents:

Family Day Fun

Bring the family for an interactive building and Scholastic story time inspired by The LEGO Movie 2 and Duplo! Find out what happens when imaginations collide! Plus, take home The LEGO Movie 2 stickers!

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At participating Indigo & Chapters locations

Saturday, February 16 at 11AM

When We Were Shadows by Janet Wees

In Person:

Janet Wees

Join Canadian author Janet Wees as she signs copies of her book, When We Were Shadows, a middle grade read about a family that hides in a hidden village in the Dutch woods during WWII.

Indigo Granville

Vancouver, BC

Saturday, February 16 at 11am

A Is for Awesome: 23 Iconic Women Who Changed the World byEva Chen, illustrated by Derek Desierto

In Conversation:

Derek Desierto

Join Vancouver designer and illustrator Derek Desierto as he signs copies of A Is for Awesome: 23 Iconic Women Who Changed the World, his latest collaboration with fashion editor and Instagram superstar Eva Chen. The stylish duo behind Juno Valentine and the Magical Shoes are back with an alphabet board book depicting feminist icons from Amelia Earhart to Tina Turner and Ruth Bader Ginsburg.

Indigo Robson

Vancouver, BC

Saturday, February 16 at 12PM

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 Burlington

Burlington, ON

Saturday, February 16 at 1PM

Indigo Brant

Burlington, ON

Saturday, March 9 at 2PM

Indigo Kitchener

Kitchener, ON

Saturday, March 16 at 1PM

Indigo Hillcrest

Richmond Hill, ON

Sunday, March 24 at 11AM

The Afterward by E.K. Johnston

In Conversation:

The Storyteller Tour

Join Erin Bow as she welcomes bestselling YA author E.K. Johnston to launch her latest novel, The Afterward. Book signing to follow.

Indigo North London

London, ON

Saturday, February 16 at 2PM

Farm To Table: Celebrating Stratford Chefs School Alumni, Recipes & Perth County Producers

In Person:

Farm to Table

Join author Andrew Coppolino and photographer Terry Manzo as they sign copies of, Farm To Table: Celebrating Stratford Chefs School Alumni, Recipes & Perth County Producers. Food sampling provided by Straftord’s Chefs School Chef, Eli Silverthorn.

Indigo Ancaster

Ancaster, ON

Saturday, February 16 at 2PM

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 they 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.

Chpaters Windsor

Windsor, ON

Saturday, February 16 at 10AM

Indigo CF Sherway Gardens

Toronto, ON

Saturday, February 23 at 2PM

Indigo Kitchener

Kitchener, ON

Sunday, February 24 at 12PM

A Bird Chronicle by Rina Barone, illustrated by Ruth Ann Pearce

IndigoKids Presents:

Storytime with Rina Barone and Ruth Ann Pearce

Join local author Rina Barone and illustrator Ruth Ann Pearce as they read and sign their book, A Bird Chronicle. Plus, make your own Build-A-Bird craft!

Chapters Vega

Mississauga, ON

Sunday, February 17 at 11AM

The Afterward by E.K. Johnston

In Conversation:

The Storyteller Tour

Join Ardo Omer as she welcomes bestselling YA authors, E.K. Johnston, Kristen Ciccarelli, and L.L. McKinney to discuss their latest novels. Book signing to follow.

Chapters Brampton

Brampton, ON

Sunday, February 17 at 2PM

The Afterward by E.K. Johnston

In Conversation:

The Storyteller Tour

Join bestselling YA authors E.K. Johnston and Kristen Ciccarelli as they discuss and sign their latest novels.

Indigo Kitchener

Kitchener, ON

Tuesday, February 19 at 7PM

Create Your Own Lava & Gemstone Intention Bracelet

Indigo Pinecrest Presents:

Create Your Own Lava & Gemstone Intention Bracelet

Join Ginny Radke, owner of Cup of Intention, as she helps attendees create their own Lava and Gemstone Intention bracelet, learn about the healing powers of gemstone and how aromatherapy can be used to relieve stress and enhance your life. Attendees will take home with their bracelet, a wood intention tag, a sample essential oil bottle to use with their new bracelet, and a pocket essential oil guide!

Ticket Price: $40

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Indigo Pinecrest Community Room

Ottawa, ON

Thursday, February 21 at 7PM

On the Come Up by Angie Thomas

In Conversation:

Angie Thomas

Join New York Times bestselling and award-winning author Angie Thomas as she discusses her new novel, On the Come Up, a story of fighting for your dreams, even as the odds are stacked against you; and about how, especially for young black people, freedom of speech isn’t always free.

Event Guidelines:
  • Guests must have purchased a ticket to attend event
  • Guests who have purchased a ticket will receive one (1) personalized copy of On the Come Up at the event
  • Memorabilia is not permitted at this event and will not be signed
  • Posed photography in front of the signing table is not allowed; candid photos allowed
Cineplex Scotiabank Theatre Vancouver

900 Burrard St.

Vancouver, BC

Thursday, February 21 at 7PM

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Art Gallery of Ontario

317 Dundas St. W.

Toronto, ON

Sunday, February 24 at 2PM

SOLD OUT

The Rose Theatre

1 Theatre Ln

Brampton, ON

Monday, February 25 at 7PM

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The Afterward by E.K. Johnston

In Conversation:

The Storyteller Tour

Join Y.S. Lee as she welcomes bestselling YA authors E.K. Johnston and Kristen Ciccarelli to discuss their latest novels. Book signing to follow.

Indigo Kingston

Kingston, ON

Friday, February 22 at 6:30PM

On the Come Up by Angie Thomas

In Conversation:

Angie Thomas

Join Jesse Lipscombe as he welcomes New York Times bestselling and award-winning author Angie Thomas to discuss her new novel, On the Come Up, a story of fighting for your dreams, even as the odds are stacked against you; and about how, especially for young black people, freedom of speech isn’t always free.

Signing Guidelines:
  • Line-up will be available on a first-come, first-served basis
  • Individuals must have a purchased copy of one of On the Come Up to be in the signing line
  • Angie will personalize one (1) copy of On the Come Up
  • Proof of purchase required from any Indigo, Chapters, Indigospirit, or Coles
  • Memorabilia is not permitted and will not be signed
  • Posed photos in front of the signing table are not allowed; candid photos from the line allowed
West Edmonton Mall Centre Court

8882 170 Street Northwest

Edmonton, AB

Friday, February 22 at 7PM

The Good Egg by Jory John and Pete Oswald

IndigoKids Presents:

The Good Egg

Join us for crafts, activities, and a special storytime celebrating the release of The Good Egg, the hilarious new picture book from Jory John and Pete Oswald, the creators of The Bad Seed.

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At participating Indigo & Chapters locations

Saturday, February 23 at 11am

Watcher in the Woods by Kelley Armstrong

In Person:

Kelley Armstrong

Join New York Times bestselling author Kelley Armstrong as she signs copies of her latest thrilling novel, Watcher in the Woods.

Indigo Kitchener

Kitchener, ON

Saturday, February 23 at 1PM

The Afterward by E.K. Johnston

In Conversation:

The Storyteller Tour

Join Sarah Raughley as she welcomes bestselling YA authors E.K. Johnston and Kristen Ciccarelli to discuss their latest novels. Book signing to follow.

Chapters Rideau

Ottawa, ON

Saturday, February 23 at 2PM

Mourning Has Broken: Love, Loss and Reclaiming Joy by Erin Davis

In Person:

Erin Davis

Join beloved radio broadcaster Erin Davis as she signs her new book, Mourning Has Broken: Love, Loss and Reclaiming Joy.

Indigospirit First Canadian Place

Toronto, ON

Wednesday, February 27 at 12PM

Mourning Has Broken: Love, Loss and Reclaiming Joy by Erin Davis

In Conversation:

Erin Davis

Join beloved radio broadcaster Erin Davis as she discusses her new book, Mourning Has Broken: Love, Loss and Reclaiming Joy. Book signing to follow.

Indigo Oshawa

Oshawa, ON

Wednesday, February 27 at 7PM

Two Can Keep A Secret by Karen McManus

In Conversation:

Karen McManus

Join New York Times best-selling author Karen McManus in conversation with Catherine Lo to discuss her new book, Two Can Keep A Secret. Book signing to follow.

Indigo Yorkdale

Toronto, ON

Thursday, February 28 at 7PM

Create Your Own Succulent Terrarium

Indigo Pinecrest Presents:

Create Your Own Succulent Terrarium

Join Jenna Hutcheson and Jess Vermette of Orangerie Floral as they instruct attendees to create their very own succulent or cactus terrarium, using moss, rocks, and other forest floor found objects. All tools and materials will be provided including a beautiful gold and glass terrarium to take home. We may get a little dirty, so make sure to wear something you don’t mind throwing in the wash.

Ticket Price: $75

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Indigo Pinecrest Community Room

Ottawa, ON

Thursday, February 28 at 7PM

Crown of Feathers by Nicki Pau Preto

In Conversation:

Nicki Pau Preto, Morgan Rhodes, and Elly Blake

Join debut YA author Nicki Pau Preto, and bestselling YA authors Morgan Rhodes and Elly Blake as they discuss and sign their latest fantasy novels.

Chapters Brampton

Brampton, ON

Saturday, March 2 at 2PM

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 16 at 11AM

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

*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.