Our Latest News & Program Updates

New for the Big Kid

Hang out with Nicole and our summer students and try something new! 9:30 – 12:00 at Maggie’s Place. July 13 – Cooking with teens for ages 12-14 July 25 – Cooking with preteens...

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NEW for the “Big Kids”

Hang out with Nicole and our summer students and try something new! 9:30 – 12:00 at Maggie’s Place. July 13 – Cooking with teens for ages 12-14 July 25 – Cooking with preteens...

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Family Outings

Join Nicole for a time of exploring parks, walking trails and other great places in and round Truro. July 6 – Victoria Park July 20 – Camp Evangeline Play Area August 3 – Geocaching ...

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Rock & Talk

Drop into Maggie’s Place, 1:30 – 3:00 Every Thursday Spend time with parents and babies under 12 months of age. Share the joys  and challenges of parenting infants. Siblings welcome.

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Kids on the Move

Join Megan and Madison as we learn about healthy habits, being physically active and healthy snacking. Please dress for the weather. Offered at Maggie’s Place Ages 3-5 July 27 & 28 Ages 6-8 ...

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Kids in the Kitchen Ages 6-8

Children are invited to take park in a cooking and nutrition class offered at Maggie’s Place. Ages 6-8 Tuesday July 18, 9:30=12pm *Parents attendance is not required* Call to register 902-895-0...

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Kids in the Kitchen Ages 3-5

Children are invited to take park in a cooking and nutrition class offered at Maggie’s Place. Ages 3-5 Tuesday July 11, 9:30=12pm *Parents attendance is not required* Call to register 902-895-02...

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Summer Cooking Workshops

Parents can join our St.FX Dietetic Student Intern, Madison, as we learn ways to prepare and serve some of the produce we have planted in our backyard garden! Childcare is provided. August 1 OR August...

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Preparing to Breastfeed

Free 3 week Prenatal Breastfeeding workshop to help mom-to-be and partner get ready for feeding baby. Offered Mondays June 5, 12 & 19 at Maggie’s Place 1027 Prince Street from 6:30-8:00pm. C...

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The Importance of Mental Health in Children.

Join Lana Taylor and Kathryn Fraser from Mental Health and Addictions for a discussion on The Importance of Mental Health in Children. June 2, 2017 at Maggie’s Place – 1027 Prince Street. ...

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Have a Child on the Autism Spectrum?

Join Jackie Allen from Nova Scotia Early Childhood Development Intervention Services and learn some possible new strategies and tips to help with your child’s needs and challenges with behavior....

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The Power of Positive Parenting

Join Nicole for a discussion about positive parenting, family changing skills and how positive discipline can help you and your family. For parents with children ages 3-5. Childcare is Available.  Ap...

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9th Annual Touch-A-Truck

Maggie’s Place 9th Annual Touch-a-Truck Saturday, June 24, 2017 Truro Mall Parking Lot, Robie Street OPEN  11:00am – 3:00pm Quiet Hour (Horn Free) 11:00 am – 12:00pm $5.00 Admission...

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We’re Looking for Long Locks…

Want to Become a Hair Donor? Here’s How it Works: Sign up here to donate your hair* Collect pledges for Maggie’s Place on your CanadaHelps page Donate your locks on Snip Day – Sunday, May 7th ...

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