Remembrance Day 2018 Please remember and give thanks for those who fought, and, continue to fight for the freedoms and life we enjoy in Canada today.
Saturday November 10th at The Rocking Horse-Downtown Owen Sound! Join 5 wonderful , published Local Childrens Book Authors in store for a morning of reading, wonder and fun! The morning starts off with at 10 am with Jenny Lee Learn -reading her latest book-Geese are not Pets! 10:30 Ellen Rumsey will join -reading her latest […]
Boo! Stop by the store on Saturday Oct. 27 for sure for a Halloween treat, spooky story time readings, and catch Jamie from the Mix FM radio station also giving out candies -come in costume or come with a spooky story to share!
Today marks the first day of Autumn officially! What a beautiful day it is! We have some exciting new dress up costumes in store now-for Halloween-and-just for your children’s dress up box! Fairies, knights, astronauts, spies, chefs, and more! We have Melissa and Doug dress up costumes and Creative Education-these are Canadian made-and-the quality is […]
Well here we are only 3 weeks until the kids go back to school! So many children will also be heading to “big kids” school for the first time as well! Now is the time to spend a bit of time each day-play games that help encourage taking turns, colours, counting, and shapes. We have […]
Hi, Hope you and your family are having a fun, fabulous holiday weekend! We will be closed Monday Aug. 6th too! See you outside somewhere !
Remember last year? We had so much fun-downtown is doing it again! Friday August 3 we will be open until 9 pm! Remember the 50’s? (we don’t!) Anyway-Kool aid will be .25 cents-check out our nifty little kool aid stand and enjoy a cold cup of sugary deliciousness! you know….drink the kool aid! LOL! Music […]
come downtown with the kids this friday for Streetfest 2018 The DIA has created a bunch of on street (park in the lots!) activities for the whole family! Sidewalk chalk competition, Owen Sound Police Services, Ontario Birds of Prey and the Canadian Raptor Conservancy Dickie Bird Children’s Show, Bike Decorating Contest & Rodeo Music by […]
Celebrate Canada Sunday July 1st! Have a neighbourhood bbq! Spend time with your family & friends. The Rocking Horse will be closed on Monday July 2nd to Celebrate Canada day with our family! Have a wonderful long weekend! See you Tuesday morning 9 am regular store hours resume!
the old expression “march comes in like a lion , goes out like a lamb” seems hilarious these days! Here we are mid April, and we are shoveling and still wearing our boots & hats! Eeek! Bring on spring soon!!!!! We have a good supply of great outdoor spring items….sorry….sold out of children’s snow shovels? […]