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Getting Outdoors to your local Park

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Going to a park on a nice day is a great way to get outdoors with your little ones. With warmer days ahead, playgrounds are becoming more accessible, but remember, before your child/ren begin to explore, do a check of the playground for safety features and any hazards that could be around the area. 😊 “Children cannot bounce off the walls if we take away the walls.”  (Erin Kenny) Click the link below for a great read on how to reduce the risk of children getting hurt while out at your community park OR in your own backyard play  space….

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Get Outside and Enjoy Nature

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Physical (social) distancing https://www.ottawapublichealth.ca/en/public-health-topics/social-distancing.aspx In order to decrease transmission of COVID-19 in Ottawa, Ottawa Public Health (link is external) is now recommending that all residents of Ottawa practise physical (social) distancing. Physical (social) distancing (link is external) involves taking steps to limit the number of people you come into close contact with. This will help to limit the spread of COVID-19 in the community. These guidelines are not meant to say “you must stay in your home!” You can still go outside to take a walk, go to the park, or walk your dog. If you need groceries, go to…

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Stay Healthy, Stay Happy, Stay Connected

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Practicing social distancing doesn’t mean losing touch with those around you. Just because we can’t be together at TCP doesn’t mean that we can’t stay connected with one another. In the coming days, we will be passing the time by sharing activities, games and other ideas that we’ve come across from many different sources that your family or friends may enjoy! Please feel free to share ideas with us as well to pass along 🙂 Looking for something to keep your children and yourselves from going stir crazy? Many of these daily schedules have been shared several times over social media…

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Megan’s Place Food Drive And Raffle

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Help us Fill our Bins for the Kanata Food Cupboard Food Drive and earn a chance to win one of our tasty raffle baskets! http://www.kanatafoodcupboard.ca/ Your child will receive a raffle ticket for each item donated to our Food Drive at Megan’s Place. You can bring as many items as you like for several chance to win. See the Program Staff with your Non-perishable items to get your tickets and Good Luck!!!

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