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American Girl - Celebrate Summer with American Girl!

American Girl:

Celebrate Summer with American Girl!

Share the Aloha Spirit with a Nanea Mitchell craft and grab your summer reading bookmark!

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.

All American Girl Boutiques

Saturday, July 21 at 11AM

In Person:

Amber Tamblyn

Join author, director, actor and #MeToo movement pioneer, Amber Tamblyn as she signs copies of her debut novel, Any Man.

Chapters Rideau

Ottawa, ON

Thursday, July 26 at 7PM

INDIGO PRESENTS: From Survive to Thrive! Practical Self-care for the Modern Mom

Indigo Presents:

From Survive to Thrive! Practical Self-care for the Modern Mom

It's the new buzz word—self-care! As busy parents, we know we need it, but how can we fit it in? Michelle McAvoy of Bliss Wellness & Sleep has worked with hundreds of exhausted parents and is ready to share with you why self-care is the KEY to being a happier and healthier parent. This interactive workshop will give you the tools you need to explore what is missing from your routine and how to make time for yourself so that you can become an even better caregiver for your family.

Event Guidelines:
  • Access to this event will only be granted to those guests who have purchased tickets
  • Ages 18+

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Indigo Pinecrest

Ottawa, ON

Thursday, July 26 at 7PM

In Person:

Virginia Johnson

Join author Virginia Johnson as she signs copies of her new book, Travels Through the French Riviera: An Artist’s Guide to the Storied Coastline, from Menton to Saint-Tropez.

Indigospirit First Canadian Place

Toronto, ON

Tuesday, July 31 at 12PM

INDIGO PRESENTS: Intro to Faux Calligraphy

Indigo Presents:

Intro to Faux Calligraphy

Do you appreciate the art of calligraphy but are too intimidated to try your hand at it? Join us for a workshop hosted by Becca Courtice, an Ottawa modern calligrapher and artist, who will teach you step-by-step how to create gorgeous "faux calligraphy" using regular, everyday approachable techniques! This workshop will address the basics and everything you need to know to create beautiful & fun calligraphy styles for your crafty projects! This workshop includes hands-on instruction, tools, and workbooks to create your first calligraphy project on the spot.

Event Guidelines:
  • Access to this event will only be granted to those guests who have purchased tickets
  • Ages 18+

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Indigo Pinecrest

Ottawa, ON

Tuesday, July 31 at 7PM

INDIGO PRESENTS: The Food-Behaviour Connection: Simple ways to feed your child to best support their mood and learning

Indigo Presents:

The Food-Behaviour Connection: Simple ways to feed your child to best support their mood and learning

What and how we eat influences how we feel and function, as well as our ability to learn and focus. But feeding a family can be challenging! This workshop will outline some of the research on the food-brain connection and focus on simple dietary strategies that help kids without leaving parents exhausted. Participants will walk away with nutritional resources to implement right away to help kids calm down, be less anxious, focus better, feel better and function their best.

Event Guidelines:
  • Access to this event will only be granted to those guests who have purchased tickets
  • Ages 18+

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Indigo Pinecrest

Ottawa, ON

Wednesday, August 1 at 7PM

INDIGO PRESENTS: Succulent Terrarium Workshop

Indigo Presents:

Succulent Terrarium Workshop

Attendees will create their very own succulent or cactus terrarium, using moss, rocks, and other forest floor found objects. All tools and materials will be provided as well as step-by-step instructions on how to assemble your take-home terrarium. This workshop is designed for everyone! We may get a little dirty in the dirt, so make sure to wear something you don't mind throwing in the wash!

Event Guidelines:
  • Access to this event will only be granted to those guests who have purchased tickets
  • Ages 18+

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Indigo Pinecrest

Ottawa, ON

Tuesday, August 7 at 7PM

INDIGO PRESENTS: Infant Sleep Rescue

Indigo Presents:

Infant Sleep Rescue

Is your baby's sleep off-course? Or, never on course? Michelle McAvoy, owner of Bliss Wellness and Sleep, has solved sleep problems for over 450 families and she's ready to help you solve yours too! Come ready to learn about your child's ideal sleep pattern and environment as well as how to deal with difficult naps and repetitive overnight wakings. Michelle will lead you through the development of a customized sleep plan for your child. You'll leave armed with a plan and the knowledge you need to make bedtime easy, loving, and even fun for you and your baby. Suitable for parents with children 3-24 months of age. Children are welcome to attend.

Event Guidelines:
  • Access to this event will only be granted to those guests who have purchased tickets
  • Ages 18+

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Indigo Pinecrest

Ottawa, ON

Tuesday, August 14 at 7PM

INDIGO PRESENTS: Infant Sleep Rescue

Indigo Presents:

Creative Hand-lettering

Create your own hand-lettered art piece in this interactive workshop, focused on the basics of hand-lettering and composition, led by Stephanie of Simply Steph Ko. You will benefit from hands-on learning with plenty of one-on-one time. Make the perfect piece for your home or to give away as a gift. This class is beginner-friendly and prior calligraphy or lettering experience is helpful, but not necessary. All supplies and materials are included.

Event Guidelines:
  • Access to this event will only be granted to those guests who have purchased tickets
  • Ages 18+

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Indigo Pinecrest

Ottawa, ON

Thursday, August 16 at 7PM

In Conversation:

Jodi Picoult

Jodi Picoult, bestselling author of 25 novels, is one of the most daring and provocative writers of our time. Hear her discuss her new novel, A Spark of Light, which addresses one of the most politically heated issues of the day, women’s reproductive rights. A Spark of Light is a compelling work of fiction that will inspire debate, conversation and ultimately, understanding.

$22.60 (includes book and admission)

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Event Guidelines:
  • Access to this event will only be granted to those guests who have purchased a ticket
  • Doors open at 6PM, event begins at 7PM
  • Cash bar available (19+)
The Bram & Bluma Appel Salon

Toronto Reference Library

Toronto, ON

Monday, November 5 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.