Madame Diva — a.k.a. Southdale resident and children’s singer-songwriter Jocelyne Baribeau — entertains a young crowd at a recent launch event for Kidsfest 2013 at The Forks. The event will run from June 6 to 9 and feature numerous performers, including Manitoba talent such as Baribeau and Fred Penner and The Cat’s Meow Band. The event will also offer more than 24 hands-on activity centres where kids can play with clay, make a kite and create a pair of wings. For more information, visit www.kidsfest.ca or call 204-958-4730.