Please select your province below for Kids' Break dates. Event supplies are limited. Call your local store for more details.


Discover the Power of Play

11AM - Storytime
Bluey: The Creek
Read along as Bluey steps out of her comfort zone for a day at the creek.

2PM - Playtime
Kinetic Sand
Slice, shape, and squish kinetic sand for endless ways to create and play.

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Let Your Imagination Shine

11AM - Storytime
The Most Magnificent Idea
Kids will use their imaginations to make the story even more magnificent.

2PM - Playtime
Little gemologists will dig and discover rocks using chisels and hammers.

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Write Your Own Story

11AM - Storytime
Big Nate: Nailed It!
Read the latest story, create a Big Nate comic strip, and act out a scene from the book.

2PM - Playtime
Harry Potter™ Stupefy!
Let little wizards practise casting new spells.

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Find an Adventure

11AM - Storytime
Scaredy Squirrel
Little kids will enjoy activity sheets and crafts while bigger kids write their own graphic novel.

2PM - Playtime
Ticket to Ride
Kids will put their problem-solving skills to the test as they play this fan-fave game.

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Explore Your Feelings

11AM - Storytime
The Little Prince
Kids will learn about the seven emotions in the book and reflect on their feelings through a colouring activity.

2PM - Playtime
Make a LEGO® Friends Friendship Flower to take home with you.

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Safety precautions for COVID-19

To our customers,

At Indigo, the health and safety of our families, employees, customers, and community has always been our top priority. We have re-opened stores and are practising industry leading health and safety precautions to ensure the safety of our Indigo family of customers and employees. Click here to see how we’re taking care and staying safe.

We are thrilled to welcome our customers back to all our all Indigo, Chapters, and Coles stores, which are now open! We continue to host virtual conversations with your favourite authors, artists and musicians. Check back often for updates on events including exciting virtual kids and baby programming! Let’s connect. Follow us on Instagram @indigo & @indigokids and on Twitter @indigo, @indigoteen & @indigogreenroom.

Events at Indigo

Saturdays at IndigoKids

Come for the stories, stay for the fun. Join us in-store for storytime every Saturday at 11AM.

Saturdays at 11AM local time

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Saturdays at IndigoKids

Live & In Conversation: Angela Saini

Join award-winning journalist and author Angela Saini as she talks about Indigo's March Non-Fiction Staff Pick of the Month, The Patriarchs - her groundbreaking exploration of the origins of patriarchy for fans of Sapiens and The Dawn of Everything.

Watch live on Instagram @indigo.

Friday, March 31 at 12PM ET

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The Patriarchs: The Origins of Inequality by Angela Saini

In Conversation: V. E. Schwab

Join New York Times bestselling author V. E. Schwab, in conversation with Tanya Sam at Indigo Yorkdale, in celebration of the paperback release of The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue.

Indigo Yorkdale

Toronto, ON

Monday, April 24 at 7PM ET

The Invisible Life of Addie LaRue by V. E. Schwab

In Conversation: Rick Riordan & Mark Oshiro

Join #1 New York Times bestselling author Rick Riordan and award-winning author Mark Oshiro in person as they talk about The Sun and the Star, their thrilling adventure featuring demigods Nico di Angelo and Will Solac.

Event Guidelines:
  • Tickets are general admission; seating is on a first come, first serve basis.
  • Parents/guardians who wish to accompany minor children must have their own separate ticket. Children under 12 years of age must be accompanied by their parent/guardian.
  • Tickets are final sale and non-transferable; ticket holders must present government-issued photo ID to enter the event.
  • Each ticket includes access to the event and 1 pre-signed copy of The Sun and the Star. Customers will pick up their book upon entry to event.

St. Andrew's Church

73 Simcoe St, Toronto, ON

Saturday, May 6, 2023 at 7PM ET

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From the World of Percy Jackson: The Sun and the Star by Rick Riordan and Mark Oshiro