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    • 1 Amazing Birthday Magic Show

      Filed under: Entertainment, Birthday Party Planning, Kids Birthday Parties and Party Ideas

      Make Your Child's Party Unforgettable! Get ready for Vancouver's #1 Birthday Party Entertainer to crash your party! Show features: Amazing Magic, Your Child As The Star of the Show, Hilarious Comedy, Funny Puppetry (Chico the Monkey), Join in Storytelling, Goodie Bags, Mini Magic Workshop, Amazing Balloon Animals, For the Grand Finale of the show The Birthday Child Levitates in the Air! Voted '...

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      A Birthday with Puppets, presented by Vancouver Puppet Theatre

      Filed under: Entertainment, Kids Birthday Parties and Party Ideas, Arts and Crafts, Dance, Music, Sports and Other Kids Activities

      Vancouver Puppet Theatre presents: An affordable and reliable entertainment for your Birthday Party! We perform 20-45 min long original puppet shows for 2-12 years old children. Ask us about a wide selection of age-specific puppet plays for your kids. To book: or email us: [email protected] About Us: Our mobile Vancouver Puppet Theatre was organized in 2012 and performed actively ever si...

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      A Young Wizards Academy

      Filed under: Entertainment, Birthday Party Planning, Kids Birthday Parties and Party Ideas

      Movie Characters, Action Themed Birthday Parties including a new Potions Party for girls and boys. Are you ready to surprise your child with a themed party full of supernatural magic, action packed wand twirls or maybe even a foam saber duel to the end? Then look no further. We offer interactive, costumed, magic wielding adventure quests that every child deserves to take. Watch as objects move and...

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      artmania

      Filed under: Schools, Tutoring and Afterschool Programs, Entertainment, Camps, Arts and Crafts, Kids Birthday Parties and Party Ideas, Dance, Music, Sports and Other Kids Activities

      Welcome to artmania, a place for people and art! We are a team of highly creative and enthusiastic artists with a passion for sharing our knowledge through classes for all ages. At artmania, we are happy to be celebrating our 14th year of bringing art classes to elementary schools across the lower mainland. We are also very proud of our newest addition to the company, a studio and gallery space i...

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      Arts Umbrella

      Filed under: Schools, Tutoring and Afterschool Programs, Arts and Crafts, Dance, Music, Sports and Other Kids Activities

      Arts Umbrella is where young artists ages 2 to 19 cultivate creativity through Performing, Visual, and Media Arts programs. As a non-profit arts training centre, we believe that art is powerful. Powerful enough to change the lives of kids in incredible ways. When young people connect with the arts, they gain self-confidence, develop self-discipline, and discover creative expression ...

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      BC Orthodontics Group

      Filed under: Medical, Dental and Other Health Services, Services (Mom)

      We’re one of the largest providers of orthodontic care in the Vancouver BC Lower Mainland area. More than 20 years of combined experience means that we’ve put gorgeous, healthy smiles on thousands of children, teens, adults and seniors, so your smile will be in expert hands.  We are proud to be the winners of the 2016 Consumer Choice Award in the "Orthodontists" in Vancouver Category!  WE...

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      Camp Monarch, Music, Art and Dance

      Filed under: Dance, Camps, Dance, Music, Sports and Other Kids Activities

      Monarch Arts Education runs spring and summer day camps for children ages 5 - 12 who love to create, dance, sing and perform! In 2002 Erin Deighton, Owner and Director, started Camp Monarch offering classes in music, art, dance and musical theatre taught by professionals. The inaugural venue for the camp was the historical Anne MacDonald Hall in North Vancouver and the camp has now grown to includ...

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      Celina Lam Photography

      Filed under: Photography, Services (Mom)

      My name is Celina Lam and I specialize in Maternity, Newborn and Child Photography in the Vancouver area. I enjoy working in the studio as well as outdoors, and occasionally visit client homes for Lifestyle sessions. Formally trained in photography at Langara College, I’ve been doing photography professionally and full-time since 2011. Knowledge and experience from countless newborn, maternit...

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      Chickadee Photos

      Filed under: Photography, Services (Mom)

      Smiles have always been my thing, but I haven’t always been a paid photographer. While I’ve always been the go-to amateur photographer for my own family reunions, social clubs and school events, I haven’t taken photos professionally until recently. For nearly fourteen years, I was a Certified Dental Assistant (CDA). I worked for a periodontist, focusing on implants to help patients have heal...

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      Dr. Melanie Mattson

      Filed under: Medical, Dental and Other Health Services, Services (Mom)

      Dr. Melanie Mattson is a dentist and certified specialist in orthodontics, practicing in the Hastings-Sunrise area of Vancouver. he was born and raised in the interior of British Columbia in the city of Trail. Her small town roots and sense of community motivated her to create a similar environment in her orthodontic practice, one where patients feel comfortable and welcome, and where they know th...

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      Dr. Melissa Skinner - Your North Vancouver Dentist

      Filed under: Medical, Dental and Other Health Services, Services (Mom)

      We welcome you and your children to our family dental office! Our dental practice is located in North Vancouver, and we are proud to offer gentle and caring dentistry for the whole family. We believe in preventative dentistry where quality outweighs quantity. "Building Healthy, Beautiful Smiles, one visit at a time" has been our calling since Third Street Dental opened in 1999. Our team at Third S...

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      Eaton Arrowsmith

      Filed under: Schools, Tutoring and Afterschool Programs, Dance, Music, Sports and Other Kids Activities

      At Eaton Arrowsmith we teach our students a series of exercises to help them strengthen their brains and address the cognitive weaknesses that cause their specific learning difficulties. All of our schools operate on the principle of neuroplasticity – the brain’s ability to be strengthened over time with targeted training. This sets us apart from other learning intervention programs. Traditio...

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      Erica Miller Photography

      Filed under: Wedding and Other Event Planning, Photography, Services (Mom)

      Erica Miller is a photographer, an artist and loves to create. Her photographs are vibrant, fresh, artistic, and natural. Full of interaction and emotion. She looks at life with beauty that inspires her to create lasting memories for her clients. She has a passion for people that allows her to reach in and draw people out, seeing their beauty and uniqueness, bringing each of her clients stories to...

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      Gabriela’s Movement Studio

      Filed under: Dance, Dance, Music, Sports and Other Kids Activities

      At Gabriela’s Movement Studio, Gabriela specializes in the young child with high quality ballet and creative movement/art classes for boys and girls, from 2 to 9 years old. Gabriela was the winner in 2015 and finalist from 2011 to 2014 as Best Dance Instructor in the Richmond Review Best of Richmond Reader’s Poll. At Gabriela’s Movement Studio groups are small, allowing for more personal...

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      Gulf of Georgia Cannery Society

      Filed under: Books and Music, Shopping (Baby and Kids), Other, Birthday Party Planning, Kids Birthday Parties and Party Ideas, Indoor Play Centers, Dance, Music, Sports and Other Kids Activities

      Built in 1894 in the fishing village of Steveston, the Gulf of Georgia Cannery was once the largest building of its kind and the leading producer of canned salmon in British Columbia. Today, it is a National Historic Site and home to a museum presenting the history of Canada's west coast fishing industry. Experience the stories of this place and its people through interactive exhibits, films, and ...

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      H.R. MacMillan Space Centre

      Filed under: Entertainment, Kids Birthday Parties and Party Ideas, Camps, Dance, Music, Sports and Other Kids Activities

      The H.R. MacMillan Space Centre is a non-profit community resource. Through innovative programming, exhibits, and activities, our goal is to educate, inspire and evoke a sense of wonder about the Universe, our planet and space exploration. Visitors can learn about space and the night sky through planetarium star theatre shows, live demonstrations, and an interactive exhibit gallery.

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      Heroic Parties

      Filed under: Party Supplies, Entertainment, Birthday Party Planning, Kids Birthday Parties and Party Ideas

      Your Celebration Superheroes! Heroic Parties is the ultimate party performance service that delivers a fantastic birthday experience. We turn fantasy into reality and make kids' dreams come to life on the most important day of the year, their birthday. Whether you want to provide your child with an exciting birthday adventure or just want to give your party that extra zing, a Heroic Party is one t...

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      Images by Bethany

      Filed under: Photography, Services (Mom)

      Images by Bethany has been photographing families and portraits for over ten years. Her studio is situated in Gastown for a convenient, beautiful indoor portrait session, however Bethany photographs families all over Vancouver and the Lower Mainland as well. The flexibility of having an indoor location in case of rain is essential in Vancouver!  Bethany is passionate about creating images for...

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      In the Company of Fairies

      Filed under: Party Supplies, Entertainment, Birthday Party Planning, Kids Birthday Parties and Party Ideas

      Looking for something truly special? In the Company of Fairies provides magical parties and entertainment that feels so real, you’ll think a fairy stepped out of Fairyland! Your Fairy will take your child and guests on an unforgettable journey to Fairyland, where children get to be fairies at their very own Fairy Ball. Your child becomes the Honorary Fairy or Fairy Princess, complete with a gol...

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      Kelly Kope Photography

      Filed under: Photography, Services (Mom)

      My name is Kelly and I am specialized in maternity, families, newborn and children photography. I am based in the greater Vancouver area. I offer outdoor sessions or in-studio. I have been doing photography for a long time now and it's such a pleasure capturing these lifetime memories for you! I absolutely love what I do and love to hear your ideas and being creative. The quality of my work is v...

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      Kits Family Dental

      Filed under: Medical, Dental and Other Health Services, Services (Mom)

      Kits Family Dental is conveniently located in Kitsilano, with flexible morning, evening, and weekend hours to easily accommodate your entire family. Our office treats patients of all ages, from your baby at 6 months old to people well into their retirement years. Our goal is to provide high-quality, preventive dentistry to all our patients. Our focus and commitment is towards patient education. F...

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      Little Earth Children's Store

      Filed under: Consignment and Used, Books and Music, Shopping (Baby and Kids)

      A hidden little gem, but one of East Vancouver's finest! Part consignment, a little bit of local and a lot of new, this little store has it all. You can find wooden toys, eco friendly choices for lunch supplies, cloth diapers (new and pre-loved), shoes and art and books oh my! Come down and check out the community vibe here, your little ones can play in the playroom and if you need a place ...

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      MacGillycuddy's for Little People

      Filed under: Toy Stores, Consignment and Used, Clothing, Shoes and Accessories, Books and Music, Shopping (Baby and Kids)

      When MacGillycuddy’s opened over 30 years ago, it started as a little neighbourhood kids consignment shop on the West Side of Vancouver. Local moms saw our shop and popped in when they were walking by with their kids. Well pretty soon word started to spread - in fact all of our growth came from word of mouth.  Who would have thought that we would have grown to become Vancouver’s favourite (...

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      Marie-Helene Babin Face Painting & Body Art

      Filed under: Entertainment, Kids Birthday Parties and Party Ideas

      Marie-Helene Babin is a professional Face Painter with nearly 20 years experience. Whether it is for a birthday party, special event or a festival, she creates intricate and beautiful designs, to illuminate children’s faces and bring fantasy to their day! She also offers pregnancy belly painting services; Such a very unique and calming experience a wonderful moment not to be missed! With a back...

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      Music Together - Family Music Making from Birth through Kindergarten!

      Filed under: Music and Music Lessons, Camps, Dance, Music, Sports and Other Kids Activities

      A community of families sharing songs, playing instruments, and dancing in a relaxed, playful, non-performance-oriented setting. Rockets to the moon and trains to the beach along with happy village folk songs, Korean lullabies and grand old circle dances. We have bells of all sorts, triangles, train whistles, shakers, rhythm sticks, scarves, giant sheets to hide under and instruments galore! ...

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      Party Arts

      Filed under: Entertainment, Birthday Party Planning, Kids Birthday Parties and Party Ideas

      Compliment your birthday party, festival or community event with Party Arts. Our mobile service offers quality face painting, balloon twisting and arts and crafts, so we bring the party to you! What to expect at a party: From cheek designs to masks or full face, we can paint about 12 - 15 faces per hour. We use colourful, hypo allergenic and non-toxic paints especially used for the face and b...

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      Pirate Adventures

      Filed under: Entertainment, Dance, Music, Sports and Other Kids Activities, Kids Birthday Parties and Party Ideas

      Pirate Adventures Canada, has arrived in Vancouver, looting and pillaging from the shores on Granville Island, providing an interactive theatre extravaganza, which has been a hit in both their Ottawa and Victoria locations.

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      Playtime Pediatric Dentistry

      Filed under: Medical, Dental and Other Health Services, Services (Mom)

      At Playtime Pediatric Dentistry, we offer a nurturing and positive dental experience for infants, toddlers and children. We believe a life-long relationship with the dentist should begin with a pleasant, soothing experience that fosters both a child’s trust and positive feelings about dentist visits and oral care. Dr. Ella Choi and her associates are all certified pediatric dentists, who combin...

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      Rhythm Gym

      Filed under: Kids Birthday Parties and Party Ideas, Indoor Play Centers, Gymnastics, Dance, Music, Sports and Other Kids Activities

      Meet Rhythm Gym, the latest fitness activity for children 1-10 years old blends the fundamentals of gymnastics with the hand-held apparatus of rhythmic gymnastics and spices things up with nonstop dance, music, movement and fun! Started by the mother daughter team that’s behind Adagio Rhythmic Academy, the Premiere Competitive Rhythmic Gymnastics Club in Vancouver, Rhythm Gym was a ve...

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      River Market at New Westminster Quay

      Filed under: Shopping (Mom), Organic, Eco-friendly and Green, Parks and Outdoor Activities, Indoor Play Centers, Arts and Crafts, Shopping (Baby and Kids), Dance, Music, Sports and Other Kids Activities

      Feast and fun come together every day at River Market, where the hungry and curious gather to eat, shop, and play. First opened in 1985 as Westminster Quay Public Market, this 75,000-square-foot marketplace on the Fraser River pioneered a food-led revitalization to become a hub for community life. Today, it showcases 25 of B.C.'s best independent restaurants, shops, and schools all under one roof....

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      Science World

      Filed under: Schools, Tutoring and Afterschool Programs, Holiday Recommendations, Indoor Play Centers, Dance, Music, Sports and Other Kids Activities

      Ignite your mind and discover the wonders of science at Science World at TELUS World of Science.  Immerse yourself in interactive indoor and outdoor displays, inspirational feature exhibitions, jaw-dropping live science demonstrations, and larger-than-life OMNIMAX® films. You're sure to have an unforgettable day exploring galleries dedicated to the environment, life sciences, physics, sustainabi...

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      Shoreline Actors Academy

      Filed under: Dance, Music, Sports and Other Kids Activities

      Shoreline Actors Academy is an integral part of Shoreline Studios, Canada's longest running casting facility and a staple in the Vancouver film and television industry. With a state of the art digital studio, we are favoured for our friendly staff and welcoming environment, bringing professionalism in an easy and stress-free environment. At SHORELINE ACTORS' ACADEMY, we are passionate and pragmati...

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      Sky Zone Trampoline Park Surrey

      Filed under: Entertainment, Kids Birthday Parties and Party Ideas, Indoor Play Centers, Dance, Music, Sports and Other Kids Activities

      Sky Zone Surrey is all about spreading the good word of Fun Fitness. We believe that combining the best equipment with caring, motivated staff equals the best time you can have indoors! We’ve been voted the number one “out of the box” workout and the “best party ever.” Experience WOW – the weightlessness of bouncing, flipping and landing in a pit filled with 10,000 foam cubes. We are d...

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      Smiletown Dentisty

      Filed under: Medical, Dental and Other Health Services, Services (Mom)

      We're Your Vancouver Area Children's Dentists Each of our cheerful and friendly SmileTown Dentistry offices in the greater Vancouver area is designed especially for children. Your children will love the themed waiting areas and the easy, relaxed care of our pediatric dentists and their dental teams. And, as a parent you'll be able to sit back and relax while we delivery quality dental care...

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      Smiley Kids Dental

      Filed under: Medical, Dental and Other Health Services, Services (Mom)

      Delivering specialized dental care for infants, toddlers, adolescents and young adults is not for anyone without compassion and experience to handle a diverse range of emotional and dental needs.That is why thousands of families and children's groups have trusted Smiley Kids Dental for their children's dental care. Our specialized equipment, training and knowledge are geared to meeting these needs...

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      Springfree Trampoline

      Filed under: Sport and Active Gear, Fitness, Exercise, Bootcamps, Gyms, Yoga, Other, Indoor Play Centers, Dance, Music, Sports and Other Kids Activities, Shopping (Baby and Kids), Services (Mom)

      The Springfree Trampoline was designed by New Zealand engineer, Dr. Keith Alexander, at the University of Canterbury.  The father of three decided a trampoline would be a good addition to the family’s backyard. However, after researching spring-based trampolines, it became apparent that spring designs were dangerously flawed. He was shocked to discover the high frequency of children being treat...

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      Tsawwassen Mills

      Filed under: Skincare and cosmetics, Jewellery, Home and garden, Gifts and Accessories, Cooking, small appliances and groceries, Clothing, Shoes and Accessories, Shopping (Mom), Toy Stores, Gifts, Furniture and Nursery Decor, Clothing, Shoes and Accessories, Books and Music, Shopping (Baby and Kids)

      Tsawwassen Mills is a fully enclosed centre that features 180 stores, more than half of which are outlets, and includes 18 first-to-market retailers such as: Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World, Pro Hockey Life, Saks OFF 5TH, The Outlet by Harry Rosen, Michael Kors Outlet, lululemon athletica outlet, Browns Outlet and more. The centre also features an 1,100-seat food hall, six public entrances, tons of p...

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      Urban Safari Rescue Society

      Filed under: Entertainment, Kids Birthday Parties and Party Ideas

      Encourage your child's curiosity about animals and the natural world and Invite some amazing critters to your birthday for a party you guests will never forget! We offer awesome animal birthday parties for any age group and any party size – we bring the zoo to you! We do an hour long presentation with 20 different animals. Our parties are fun, educational – a family adventure no one will for...

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      Vancouver Maritime Museum

      Filed under: Kids Birthday Parties and Party Ideas, Holiday Recommendations, Indoor Play Centers, Arts and Crafts, Dance, Music, Sports and Other Kids Activities

      The Vancouver Maritime Museum thrills all ages with the rich maritime traditions and stories of the Pacific Coast and the Canadian Arctic. As a centre for life-long learning, the Museum interprets our ongoing interaction with the sea through exhibitions and programs for people of all ages; for landlubbers and old salts! Discover the world of shipwrecks and explorers; step back in time to 1944 on ...

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      Vancouver Thunderbirds Track and Field Camp

      Filed under: Camps, Dance, Music, Sports and Other Kids Activities

      Founded in 1999, the Thunderbirds Track and Field Club began as a community based, grass roots track and field club and has evolved into one of the largest and most well respected track organizations in the country. We offer year-round training for ages 8 and up in distance running and track and field events. Our objective is to provide high quality coaching for athletes from Junior Development t...

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      WeeSleep - Vancouver

      Filed under: Life Coaches and Other Counselling Services, Services (Mom), Other

      Sabrina Banadyga is a professional Pediatric Sleep Consultant whose passion is to help families get the sleep they need and deserve. Based on the tried and true gentle, loving and guided strategies, I will break down and analyze your child’s sleep challenges and develop a completely customized and easy-to-follow sleep plan that will have your child sleeping through the night (10-12 hours straigh...

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      Wendy J Photography

      Filed under: Photography, Services (Mom)

      In the years since we first started offering our photography sessions in the Greater Vancouver area we have had the pleasure of photographing hundreds of adorable babies and children and meeting their wonderful families. We offer maternity, newborn, baby and toddler sessions. Our spacious, fully equipped studio is now located in the peaceful Ocean Park area of South Surrey. Clients often visit th...

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      Wesbrook Village

      Filed under: Skincare and cosmetics, Invitations, Stationery and Greeting Cards, Grocery, Gifts and Accessories, Clothing, Shoes and Accessories, Medical, Dental and Other Health Services, Restaurants, Bakeries, Catering and Other Food, Holiday Recommendations, Parks and Outdoor Activities, Dance, Music, Sports and Other Kids Activities, Shopping (Mom), Services (Mom)

      The ideal balance of urban village in a natural setting, Wesbrook Village is a collection of shops and residences nestled in a forest on UBC’s Vancouver campus. The easily accessible community features top ranked University Hill Secondary, a newly opened Community Centre, free family events and a variety of playgrounds.

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      Young Entrepreneur Learning Labs

      Filed under: Schools, Tutoring and Afterschool Programs, Camps, Dance, Music, Sports and Other Kids Activities

      Young Entrepreneur Learning Labs was created to introduce children to the world of entrepreneurship at an early age, and to teach them important life skills they can apply to any career choice, in any economic environment. YE Learning Labs aspires to make our programs accessible to all children as we believe every child can benefit greatly from learning the skills associated with entrepreneurship,...

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      Zox of the Forest

      Filed under: Entertainment, Kids Birthday Parties and Party Ideas, Dance, Music, Sports and Other Kids Activities

      Zox of the Forest – Children's Entertainer Puppeteer

      All is quiet in the forest. There is a beautiful stillness everywhere. Then the birds sing, the tree frogs croak and the baby raccoons look down from their trees. By the foot of a tree stands Zox of the Forest, the magical forest man. In his gunny sack, there are songs, stories, friends, and lots of joy to shar...

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