Kids Break Events*

Klutz Logo

Monday

Arts & Crafts Day | AGES 4+

Join us as we create crafty characters with Klutz® and discover your inner artist with ORB hi.def creation system™ – the future of colouring!

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Hasbro Playdoh Logo

TUESDAY

Unplug and Play | AGES 3+

It’s on! Bring the whole family in and test your skills with Hasbro Games. Plus, get ready to pop the lid off your imagination with Play-Doh.

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Lego logo

WEDNESDAY

What Will You Build? | Ages 3+

Celebrate the 60th Anniversary of the LEGO Brick and play the Wheel of Creativity! Use your imagination to build a LEGO model & take home your very own deck of Building Cards, available only at Indigo!

LEGO, the LEGO logo and the Minifigure are trademarks of the LEGO Group. ©2018 The LEGO Group.

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Usborne Oonies Logos

THURSDAY

Design & Create | AGES 5+

Create an ooniverse with the Oonies Inflator! Plus, let your imagination soar with a fold & fly activity from Usborne, the perfect take home!

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Paw Patrol Logo

FRIDAY

Adventure Beach | AGES 3–6

Trouble is on the horizon! Help us save the day by jumping aboard with the Paw Patrol Sea Patrol! Plus make your own Sea Patrol craft!

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All Other Events**

In Person:

Storytime with Dennis Lee

Join Dennis Lee as he reads and signs copies of Good Night, Good Night – a collection of best-loved poems on the themes of bedtime and dreaming, brought to life by the warm and whimsical art of award-winning illustrator Qin Leng.

Indigo Oshawa

Oshawa, ON

Saturday, February 24 at 11:30AM

In Person:

Lauren Toyota

Join Lauren Toyota, YouTube sensation and former MuchMusic VJ and MTV Canada host, as she signs copies of her first cookbook Hot For Food Vegan Comfort Classics: 101 Recipes To Feed Your Face.

Indigo Eaton Centre

Toronto, ON

Thursday, March 1 at 7PM

indigo Granville

Vancouver, BC

Thursday, March 22 at 7PM

In Person:

Lisa Lisson

Join the president of FedEx Express Canada Lisa Lisson, as she signs copies of her first book Resilience: Navigating Life, Loss And The Road To Success.

Chapters Chinook

Calgary, AB

Saturday, March 3 at 11AM

Indigo Place Montréal Trust

Montréal, QC

Sunday, March 4 at 2PM

Indigo Granville

Vancouver, BC

Sunday, April 7 at 2PM

IndigoKids Presents:

Storytime with Holly Hatam

Join local illustrator Holly Hatam as she reads and signs copies of the heartwarming and inspiring Dear Girl, — a remarkable love letter written for the special girl in your life.

Indigo Milton

Milton, ON

Saturday, March 3 at 11AM

IndigoKids Presents:

Storytime with the MacGregors

Join father-daughter duo, Roy MacGregor and Kerry MacGregor as they read and sign copies of The Ice Chips and the Magical Rink.

Indigo Pinecrest

Ottawa, ON

Saturday, March 3 at 11AM

Chapters Kanata

Ottawa, ON

Saturday, March 10 at 11AM

In Conversation:

Elizabeth Renzetti

Join bestselling author and acclaimed journalist, Elizabeth Renzetti, as she discusses her new collection of essays, Shrewed: A Wry and Closely Observed Look at the Lives of Women and Girls with International Indigenous speaker, writer and broadcaster, Candy Palmater. Book signing to follow.

Indigo Y&E

Toronto, ON

Monday, March 5 at 7pm

IndigoKids Presents:

Esther’s Dads Steve Jenkins & Derek Walter

Join Steve and Derek, parents of beloved social media phenomenon Esther the Wonder Pig, as they read and sign copies of The True Adventures of Esther the Wonder Pig - a picture book with adorable illustrations and a message of love.

Indigo Milton

Milton, ON

Saturday, March 10 at 11AM

In Person:

Emily Murphy

Join expert gardener and author of the foodie-centric blog Pass The Pistil, Emily Murphy, as she demonstrates simple tips and tricks to starting your own food based garden. Emily will also sign copies of her first book, Grow What you Love: 12 Food Plant Families To Change Your Life.

Indigo Burlington

Burlington, ON

Saturday, March 10 at 2PM

In Conversation:

Heather Reisman & Roma Downey

Join Indigo’s Chief Booklover Heather Reisman as she discusses Box of Butterflies: Discovering the Unexpected Blessings All Around Us with Roma Downey—best known as the beloved angel on the TV show Touched by an Angel.

Indigo Eaton Centre

Toronto, ON

Monday, March 12 at 7PM

Image of logo: kids break is crossed out with Adult Break!

Adult Break Escape:

Crafts and Cocktails at The Spoke Club

Have March Break FOMO? So do we! Tap into your creativity and join us for a fun-filled evening full of crafts, calligraphy and painting. At each creative station, you’ll receive everything you need to begin your journey to becoming a professional artist (well, semi-pro)!

Plus, take home your choice of one of our favourite adult board games!

  • This event is 19+
  • Cocktails, wine and small bites will be provided
  • Each ticket costs $50 CDN including taxes but not service fees, and will guarantee entry to the event as well as a brush pen, paint by numbers kit, crafting starter kit and board game
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Exclusive to eligible Plum members 19 years of age or older. Event is subject to change without notice, and all ticket purchases are final with no refunds.

The Spoke Club

Toronto, ON

Wednesday, March 14 at 7PM

IndigoKids Presents:

Storytime with Dr. Pell

Join local physician and educator Tripler Pell as she reads and signs copies of her first children’s book, Blinky and the Phone Fiasco - a humorous and entertaining lesson on screentime.

Chapters Vega

Mississauga, ON

Wednesday, March 14 at 11am

Indigo Milton

Milton, ON

Thursday, March 15 at 11am

Indigo Yorkdale

Toronto, ON

Friday, March 16 at 11am

In Conversation:

Elizabeth Renzetti

Join bestselling author and acclaimed journalist, Elizabeth Renzetti, as she discusses her new collection of essays, Shrewed: A Wry and Closely Observed Look at the Lives of Women and Girls. Book signing to follow.

Indigo Burlington

Burlington, ON

Thursday, March 29 at 7pm

In Person:

Catherine McKenzie

Join bestselling author Catherine McKenzie, to celebrate the launch of her new thriller The Good Liar—a suspenseful, unsettling novel about what lurks in the wake of tragedy. Signing to follow.

Indigo Place Montréal Trust

Montréal, QC

Tuesday, April 3 at 6PM

Chapters Pointe-Claire

Pointe-Claire, QC

Saturday, April 7 at 11AM

In Person:

Jennifer Sommersby

Join local YA author Jennifer Sommersby as she signs copies of her new fantasy novel, Sleight.

Chapters Pinetree

Coquitlam, BC

Tuesday, April 3 at 7PM

In Person:

Niki Jabbour

Join Halifax local, host of The Weekend Gardener radio show and best-selling author, Niki Jabbour, as she signs copies of Niki Jabbour's Veggie Garden Remix: 224 New Plants To Shake Up Your Garden And Add Variety, Flavor, and Fun.

Chapters Halifax

Halifax, NS

Saturday, April 7 at 2PM

Canadian Exclusive:

Chelsea Clinton

Join Indigo’s CEO and Chief Booklover, Heather Reisman, as she welcomes Vice Chair of the Clinton Foundation, Chelsea Clinton, to Toronto for an exclusive event in celebration of her new kid’s book, She Persisted Around the World: 13 Women Who Changed History.

The first 300 people to receive a wristband will be invited to meet Chelsea Clinton. Wristbands will be made available with the purchase of the book at the hosting store. Each wristband includes a signed copy of Chelsea’s new book, She Persisted Around the World: 13 Women Who Changed History. Children under the age of 12 receive free admission when accompanied by an adult with a wristband. A limited number of wristbands will be available when the store opens on the day of the event.

Event Guidelines:

  • Access to this event will only be granted to those guests who receive a wristband; all views may be obstructed and seating is limited
  • Chelsea Clinton will sign copies of She Persisted Around The World: 13 Women Who Changed History for the first 300 guests who have a wristband
  • Wristbands will be distributed on a first-come, first-served basis to the first 300 guests who purchase a copy of the book
  • Book must be purchased on the day of the event at the hosting store to get a wristband
  • Memorabilia is not permitted at this event and will not be signed
  • Additional books by Chelsea Clinton will be available for sale at the event while quantities last
Indigo CF Sherway Gardens

Toronto, ON

Wednesday, April 11 at 7PM

In Person

Nigella Lawson

Join celebrity chef Nigella Lawson, author of ten bestselling cookbooks, as she signs copies of At My Table: A Celebration Of Home Cooking – her most relaxed, achievable and delicious recipes to date.

Indigo Yorkdale

Toronto, ON

Monday, April 16 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.


Kids Break Events*

*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 Other Events**

** 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.