Saturday, April 2:

Cooking Class: Tropical Pineapple Paradise

They made be spiky and weird looking on the outside, but pineapples are pure deliciousness on the inside! In this class your youngsters will be treated to a taste of the tropics as they prepare and enjoy a mouth-watering menu featuring Glazed Oven-Baked Pineapple & Kielbasa Skewers; Pineapple Fried Rice; Pineapple Teriyaki Pork; creamy Pina Colada Pineapple Fluff; and Tropical Pineapple Yogurt Smoothies.

Please be advised that our Cooking Schools are not allergy-free zones.

Where: Le Marché Vaudreuil- Dorion

Ages: 6 to 11

Time: 10:00am-11:00am

Cost: $25 per person

Additional Info.: http://bit.ly/1QZTxfm

SAINTE-ANNE-DE-BELLEVUE FARMER’S MARKET

The Farmers Market is always exciting with 30 food vendors plus artisans.

Where: St-Georges Church (Corner Rue St-Georges and Rue Perrault)

Ages: All ages

Time: 10 am to 1 pm

Cost: Free admission

Additional Info.: http://tinyurl.com/h6wn7ow

Edgewater Shop Fest

Edgewater will be holding its annual Shop Fest of garage sale i and new items.There will be over 40 tables of vendors for you to look at and buy some great things. The school will also have its own tables set up of baked goods, used books and games,and a hot dog lunch available.

Where: Edgewater Elementary School, 220 Cardinal Leger , Pincourt

Ages: All ages

Time:  10am to 3pm

Cost: FREE admission. Cost for food and refreshments

Additional Info: http://edgewater.lbpsb.qc.ca/

Seedy Saturday in Dorval

A fun, family event aimed to welcome spring and kick off the gardening season. Bring seeds for the local seed exchange and attend free workshops on a wide variety of gardening topics. Tasty bites will also be on hand.

Where: Pine Beach Citizens Association, 1510 Herron Rd., Dorval

Ages: All Ages

Time: 10:00am to 3pm

Cost: Free

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/149087408791201/

Montreal Outdoor Adventure & Travel Show

Québec’s largest Outdoor Adventure event finally comes to Montréal! See it! Do it! Live it!

Where: Palais des Congrès, 1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle, Montreal

Ages: All ages

Time: 10am to 6pm

Cost: Adult: $12, youth (12–17) $10, seniors $10, children 11 & under FREE

Additional Info: http://outdooradventureshow.ca/montreal/english/

CINEPLEX FAMILY FAVORITES

This week they are showing Peanuts The Movie

Where: Cineplex Kirkland

Ages: Rated PG

Time: 11 am

Cost: $2.99

Additional Info.: http://bit.ly/1F3yiF6

CINEPLEX – Autism Speaks Event

Cineplex Kirkland will celebrate World Autism Awareness Day with the sensory presentation (English) of the Peanuts Movie at a new lower price for all of $2.99. Lower sounds, increased lighting, bring your own snacks, separate Calming Zone room available.

Where: Cineplex Kirkland

Ages: Rated PG

Time: 10:30am

Cost: $2.99

Additional Info.: www.autismspeaks.ca

EXHIBITION FOR YOUTH: LES IMPATIENTS

This exhibition is an immersion into places of relaxation created in their workshop by Les Impatients. Drawing inspiration from Japanese Zen gardens, participants shaped their miniature landscapes in three dimensions. Photos of these maquettes reveal wonderfully poetic and enigmatic spaces. One minute we are by the sea, the next in an abstract and colourful universe. Les Impatients, founded in 1992, is an organization that supports people with mental health problems through artistic expression. The organization offers art workshops and encourages exchanges with the community by showcasing works created by participants.

Where: Pointe-Claire Cultural Centre, 176 Lakeshore Rd.

Ages: All ages

Time: 1 pm to 5 pm

Cost: Free

Additional Info.: http://www.pointe-claire.ca/en/all-events/details/1503-pauses.html

PARENTS NIGHT OUT

Need a night out without the kids? Drop them off at My Gym and enjoy a quiet evening while your kids are having fun.

Where: My Gym West Island, 2355-D TransCanada, Pointe-Claire

Ages: 3-10

Time: 6:15 pm to 10:15 pm

Cost: $25 per child, $21.25 for siblings

Additional Info.: 514-695-7562

KIRKLAND PUBLIC SKATING

Mandatory mittens and helmets for 11 year olds and under.

Where: Kirkland Arena, 16950 boul. Hymus

Ages: All ages

Time: 7 pm to 8:15 pm

Cost: Free

Additional Info.: http://bit.ly/1M7mAOD

Sunday, April 3:

Montreal Outdoor Adventure & Travel Show

Québec’s largest Outdoor Adventure event finally comes to Montréal! See it! Do it! Live it!

Where: Palais des Congrès, 1001 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle, Montreal

Ages: All ages

Time: 10am to 5pm

Cost: Adult: $12, youth (12–17) $10, seniors $10, children 11 & under FREE

Additional Info: http://outdooradventureshow.ca/montreal/english/

Indoor Beach Party- Just for Kids Foundation

“Just for Kids” Foundation is hosting an Indoor Beach Party to raise funds to purchase high priority medical equipment for the Montreal Children’s Hospital. It’s a day of games, raffles and fun in the sand for kids of all ages.

Where: Association Montreal Beach , 1306 rue Olivier, Montreal

Ages: All ages

Time: 10am to 2pm

Cost: Tickets are $5 per person and free for babies under 1 year.

Additional Info: http://bit.ly/1PBuaQd

Sugaring off at the Morgan Arboretum

Celebrate the return of springtime in our sugar maple grove, one of the few remaining on the Island of Montreal. Enjoy a wagon ride to our sugar house and learn how syrup is made in the traditional way: on a wood fire, from sap collected in buckets.German sausages, hotdogs, drinks and taffy on the snow will be sold at a nominal charge.This is, for the most part, an outdoor event. No reservations required. First come, first served.

Where: Morgan Arboretum, Macdonald Campus, McGill University, 150 Pines Rd.
Ste. Anne de Bellevue

Ages: All ages

Time: 12pm to 3:30pm

Cost: Free admission for members. Entrance fees for visitors: Child $3, Adult $6, Senior & Student $4, Family $15

Additional Info: http://www.morganarboretum.org/upcoming-events.html

EXHIBITION FOR YOUTH: LES IMPATIENTS

This exhibition is an immersion into places of relaxation created in their workshop by Les Impatients. Drawing inspiration from Japanese Zen gardens, participants shaped their miniature landscapes in three dimensions. Photos of these maquettes reveal wonderfully poetic and enigmatic spaces. One minute we are by the sea, the next in an abstract and colourful universe. Les Impatients, founded in 1992, is an organization that supports people with mental health problems through artistic expression. The organization offers art workshops and encourages exchanges with the community by showcasing works created by participants.

Where: Pointe-Claire Cultural Centre, 176 Lakeshore Rd.

Ages: All ages

Time: 1 pm to 5 pm

Cost: Free

Additional Info.: http://www.pointe-claire.ca/en/all-events/details/1503-pauses.html

Lego Club in Kirkland

Calling all the LEGO lovers out there! Use your imagination and your logic to build different structures! A different theme will be showcased each month and you’ll also have the choice to create whatever you want. No registration required – First come first served!

Where: Kirkland Library, 17100 Hymus Blvd., Kirkland

Ages: 7 to 12yrs old

Time: 2pm to 3pm

Cost: Free

Additional Info: http://bit.ly/1PUkTne