Category Archives: Community Events

Giving Tuesday Now and ongoing…

Support our Family Fun Together Programming Typically Puppet Pop-Ups happen monthly (and sometimes even more) at different locations throughout Calgary and with a different theme each time. We make puppets and do some dramatic sharing. The workshop actively promotes all family members—youngsters and elders alike—in creating art and drama together. The program goals include: Fostering … Continue reading Giving Tuesday Now and ongoing…

Puppet Power 2020 Conference goes ONLINE

In response to the Covid – 19 situation we have moved the Puppet Power 2020 conference online, with over a dozen sessions live-streaming May 30 -31 2020.  Nominally priced tickets to individual presentations or full conference passes are now on sale. Can’t make all the presentations? Want to review presentation content? Post conference recordings will … Continue reading Puppet Power 2020 Conference goes ONLINE

PUPPET DIY in THESE DISTANCING DAYS

I had a great time at CTV Morning Live a couple of weeks ago. Many thanks to Joelle and the crew for inviting me on to talk about my favourite subject – puppets! Here’s a few tips for Puppets DIY  in case they’re useful: Enjoy the process and don’t worry about a pattern or a … Continue reading PUPPET DIY in THESE DISTANCING DAYS

Platypus Puppet Pop-Up & Giving Tuesday

                    We had a Pleasant afternoon with Platypi Puppets and Participants who Performed for their Parents!  A group from Kids up Front joined us and our Youth Central volunteers were a big help. Overall, it was a Perfect Puppet Pop-Up. As part of our Giving Tuesday … Continue reading Platypus Puppet Pop-Up & Giving Tuesday