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Storybook Breakfast: NEW DATE Saturday March 6, 2021

Saturday, March 6, 2021 NEW DATE!!!

Each winter the magic of stories comes to life at our Storybook Breakfast. This family literacy-focused event is held in February however things will look different this year. Even though we cannot celebrate in the same room, we still want to have fun and enjoy time together.

This year a Storybook Character will wave and drop a package with snack food, crafts and a book gift on Saturday, March 6th between 10:00 am and noon.

Available in Brantford and Brant County Only.  

Then a Storybook Breakfast Show will begin online at 12:00 (noon) and a link will be provided to you. The SBB Show will feature interviews with some of your favourite Storybook characters, Music Time with Jane and Lucy, Whimsical Players will perform a skit, and a very special presentation and read along by Author/Illustrator Werner Zimmermann. Once the link is live, it will be available to play at any time.

Storybook Breakfast: POSTPONED

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We are disappointed to notify you that the Storybook Breakfast Picnic and Virtual Show is postponed due to the COVID restrictions and lockdown. We know how much you all need this joy and happiness, however, we want to stay safe and well.

Once the restrictions are lifted, we will pick a new date and notify you.

Each winter the magic of stories comes to life at our Storybook Breakfast. This family literacy-focused event is held in February however things will look different this year. Even though we cannot celebrate in the same room, we still want to have fun and enjoy time together.

This year a Storybook Character will wave and drop a package with snack food, crafts and a book gift on Saturday, TBD between 10:00 am and noon. Available in Brantford and Brant County Only.  

Then a Storybook Breakfast Show will begin online at 12:00 (noon) and a link will be provided to you. The SBB Show will feature interviews with some of your favourite Storybook characters, Music Time with Jane and Lucy, Whimsical Players will perform a skit, and a very special presentation and read along by Author/Illustrator Werner Zimmermann. Once the link is live, it will be available to play at any time.

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Quarter auction raises $1600 for Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library!

We were honoured to be chosen as the charity to benefit from a quarter auction held on Tuesday January 14 at the Dunsdon Legion in Brantford.

We are thrilled that over $1600 was raised and these funds will go directly towards Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library program!

There was a really great turn out for this event, and we would like to everyone who attended.  We would especially like to thank all of the organizers, vendors and volunteers who make this event possible!

Every month there is a quarter auction taking place which benefits an organization in the community, and they are a lot of fun!

The next one will be taking place on February 18 with the money going towards ‘Friends for Kindness’

You can find out more HERE

Kicking off the Christmas season the ‘Wright’ way!

Kids Can Fly was honoured to be the chosen charity to partner with singer/songwriter Michelle Wright as she kicked off her Christmas concert tour ‘A Wright Christmas’ in Brantford at the Sanderson Centre on Tuesday December 3.

 

Our busy team of volunteers arrived during the day to decorate the stage with beautiful decorations graciously donated by Classic Displays.

   

During the concert, we placed a table in the lobby and had the opportunity to explain to patrons what Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library was all about.  We also received generous donations in exchange for snowflakes which decorated our tree.

It was a fabulous night and our youngest volunteers even got to go up on stage and sing beside Michelle Wright, which was quite an honour!

    

Thank you to everyone who made this event so wonderful, and a special thank you to Michelle Wright and her entire crew for this opportunity.  Best of luck as you continue your tour and Merry Christmas!