Toronto, Ontario

WOTS Festival Marketplace

Sunday, September 22, 2019

Harbourfront Centre | 10am - 5pm


WOTS+ Festival Events

Saturday, September 21, 2019

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Children's Activity Tent

Sharpen your pencils and head over to the Children’s Activity Tent for a day of arts and crafts inspired by amazing children’s books.

Heather’s Music Circle

10:15 AM - 11:00 AM
Heather’s Music Circle is a warm and welcome environment that invites children and families to join in singing songs they know and love, as well as exploring new songs, instruments and stories they may not have had the chance to…

Fox and Squirrel Help Out – Squeak’s Bat-Mobile!

11:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Fox and Squirrel are friends who both realize they have a lot to offer when a little baby bat drops out of the sky. Can they work together to figure out how to help their new friend Squeak?

The Almost Epic Squad: Mucus Mayhem – Character Creation!

12:15 PM - 1:00 PM
Meet the 1st member of the Almost Epic Squad: Jess Flem is about to find out she possesses a very strange superpower. It’s weird! It’s gross! But it will come in very handy, when an evil overlord comes to town,…

Kids Write 4 Kids

1:15 PM - 2:00 PM
Want creative writing inspiration? Stop by the Children’s Activity Tent for book readings by Emana Ali, Emily Little, and Safaa Ali. These three Canadian youth authors won the Ripple Foundation’s Kids Write 4 Kids contests over the past few years.…

Good Night, Good Night – Story Time and Draw-Along!

2:15 PM - 3:00 PM
Good Night, Good Night collects some of Dennis Lee’s best-loved poems on the themes of bedtime and dreaming, brought to life by the warm and whimsical art of award-winning illustrator Qin Leng. This board book is the perfect nighttime read-aloud…

Chirp’s Science Corner

3:15 PM - 4:00 PM
Grab your lab coat and join Chirp and Chirp Magazine editor, Jackie Farquhar, as they demonstrate three fun interactive science experiments. Conduct the balloon blow-up, perform the water bag pencil trick and mix-up a magic potion!


4:15 PM - 5:00 PM
Join Story Planet’s artists for some hilarious comic-creation! With brainstorming, improv, and props, you’ll help a create a comic on the spot! After, each child receives a notebook so they can add to the story or draw their very own…