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Grace Academy Studio of Dance

WHY CHOOSE DANCE FOR YOUR CHILD?

As the school year begins, parents are busy trying to decide just which after school activities will be the best fit for their children. With the recent popularity of many dance focused television shows, dancing lessons are a natural choice for many Oakville Kids and children everywhere! Dance classes, whether they are in classical ballet, […]

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Posted in: Oakville Dance
Oakville Halloween

HALLOWEEN’S LURKING AROUND THE CORNER IN OAKVILLE

Be prepared not scared! We’re already galloping through October, so it’s time to dust off the witches’ hats, polish the horribly realistic fake warts and fingers and start planning for Halloween. That way, it won’t leap spectre-like out of the calendar and take you by surprise. Trick or treating is fine for older kids, who […]

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Posted in: Oakville Holidays
Pumpkin Carving Oakville

CALLING OAKVILLE HALLOWEEN PUMPKIN CARVERS!

One thing’s for sure: you may try to run from Halloween these days, but you can’t very easily hide. After all, you can scarcely walk into any local store at the moment without tripping over a pile of pumpkins or skewering yourself on the point of a witch’s hat. As Halloween fast approaches, shops, schools […]

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Tutoring - Books Sylvan Learning

FIVE EASY TIPS TO ENCOURAGE SUMMER READING

Summer vacation can tempt children away from books for months on end and lead them to fall victim to summer learning loss. Research shows that summer months without any learning activities can cause academic set-backs for school-age children. Summer reading is the key to avoiding this learning loss. Jenn Heckman of Sylvan Learning in Oakville says, “Summer […]

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Posted in: Oakville Education
Back to School

BACK TO SCHOOL TIPS

The last week of August is typically a week of Back to School preparation (and pandemonium). Though the commercials have been on TV for what seems like an eternity (causing premature anxiety) many of us still have much to do as we prepare our Oakville Kids for Back to School. For those who still have […]

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Handmade Craft

5 REASONS WHY YOU SHOULD BUY LOCAL & SHOP HANDMADE

Buying handmade is a rewarding experience. If you have never bought something handmade I encourage you to do so. Handmade has come a long way from “knitted sweaters”. Canada is full of talented artists featuring everything from jewellery, body, wood and everything in between. Here are just 5 reasons why we hope you will buy […]

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