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Friday , August 16


Polaris Show (Montreal)

James, a travelling penguin from the South Pole, and Vladimir, a funny bear from the North Pole, meet on the Arctic sea ice. The two are amateur astronomers, trying to solve the mystery of why the night is so long at the Earth’s poles. In an exciting scientific adventure, they build an observatory and then an improvised spaceship. During a trip around the Earth, extended to Mars and Saturn, they get their answer and discover that the planets have similarities but also differences.

Where: Planetarium, 4801 Pierre-de-Coubertin Ave.,Montreal

Time: 9am to 6pm

Cost: Adults $16, students $12.25, children 5-17 $8, ages 4 & under free

Ages: 4 to 10 yrs old

Additional Info: http://calendrier.espacepourlavie.ca/polaris-en

Little Trains for Little ones- Train Rides~ (Montreal)

Enjoy the ride aboard Trains-Trains mini train.

Fun for the entire family.

Where: Quai Jacques-Cartier entrance, 333 rue de la Commune W., Montreal

Time: 11am to 6pm

Cost: 5$ per person

Ages: All ages

Additional Infohttp://www.oldportofmontreal.com/activity/trains-trains

5th Annual Montreal Ribfest (Pierrefonds)

Everyone is welcome to join the 5th Annual Montreal Ribfest hosted by Big Brothers Big Sisters West Island! 3 days of fun, rockin`music and fabulous BBQ ribs await you from August 16-18th! Come taste the ribs offered by six of the best Ribbers, in addition, we offer you many other vendors to discover! We look forward to seeing you there!

Where: 13665 Boul Pierrefonds Blvd, Pierrefonds

Time: 11:00am to 9pm

Cost: Free entrance – fee for food and drink

Ages: All ages

Additional Info:https://www.facebook.com/events/688807334886269



Expo for Kids: Fireflies (Pointe Claire)

Come visit the Lumina Exhibit with Laurent Lamarche work on fireflies.

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

Time: 1pm to 5pm

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages

Additional info:https://www.pointe-claire.ca/en/calendar/lumina




Saturday , August 17


Polaris Show (Montreal)

James, a travelling penguin from the South Pole, and Vladimir, a funny bear from the North Pole, meet on the Arctic sea ice. The two are amateur astronomers, trying to solve the mystery of why the night is so long at the Earth’s poles. In an exciting scientific adventure, they build an observatory and then an improvised spaceship. During a trip around the Earth, extended to Mars and Saturn, they get their answer and discover that the planets have similarities but also differences.

Where: Planetarium, 4801 Pierre-de-Coubertin Ave.,Montreal

Time: 9am to 6pm

Cost: Adults $16, students $12.25, children 5-17 $8, ages 4 & under free

Ages: 4 to 10 yrs old

Additional Info: http://calendrier.espacepourlavie.ca/polaris-en

Summer Craft & Vendor Fair (Dorval)

DoCome and join us on Saturday Aug 17th, 10am to 3pm in Dorval, for the second part of our 3 part Pop-up Shop event.For sale by many talented crafters will be handcrafted ornaments, Paverpol sculptures, vinyl on glass, bath bombs, shell art, 3Dcards, embroidered & crocheted items, bows and so much more. We will also have vendors from Tocara, Norwex, Sweet legs, Avon, Tupperware and others.

1st 100 visitors receive a “Thank You” bag.


Where: Dorval Strathmore Church, 310 Brookhaven, Dorva

Time: 10am to 3pm

Ages: All ages

Cost:  Free Entrance

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/861210334226874/




Marche Valois Market (Pointe Claire)

Come and join us for a special market, as 5 local non-profit organizations join us to help us understand the needs of our communities!

Where: Marché Valois, 36 Donegani, Pointe Claire

Time: 10am to 2pm

Cost: Free entrance- cost to purchase from vendors

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/317993635574761


Little Trains for Little ones- Train Rides~ (Montreal)

Enjoy the ride aboard Trains-Trains mini train.

Fun for the entire family.

Where: Quai Jacques-Cartier entrance, 333 rue de la Commune W., Montreal

Time: 11am to 6pm

Cost: 5$ per person

Ages: All ages

Additional Infohttp://www.oldportofmontreal.com/activity/trains-trains


Tiny Tots on ice at the Atrium (Montreal)

Come to Atrium with the family for skating fun!

Where: Atrium Le 1000, 1000 de la Gauchetière St. W. Montreal, QC  H3B 4W5

Time: 11:00am-12:30pm (check website for detailed schedule)

Cost: $7.50 Adults * $5.00 children 12 and under (2 adults and 2 children $20.00)

Age: For children under 12 and their parents

Additional info and info provided by: http://bit.ly/2q9g9cg

5th Annual Montreal Ribfest (Pierrefonds)

Everyone is welcome to join the 5th Annual Montreal Ribfest hosted by Big Brothers Big Sisters West Island! 3 days of fun, rockin`music and fabulous BBQ ribs await you from August 16-18th! Come taste the ribs offered by six of the best Ribbers, in addition, we offer you many other vendors to discover! We look forward to seeing you there!

Where: 13665 Boul Pierrefonds Blvd, Pierrefonds

Time: 11:00am to 9pm

Cost: Free entrance – fee for food and drink

Ages: All ages

Additional Info:https://www.facebook.com/events/688807334886269


Expo for Kids: Fireflies (Pointe Claire)

Come visit the Lumina Exhibit with Laurent Lamarche work on fireflies.

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

Time: 1pm to 5pm

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages

Additional info:https://www.pointe-claire.ca/en/calendar/lumina/


WIBCA Annual BBQ (Roxboro)

Meet our dedicated Volunteers, Members, Partners and Friends who without their support this event would not be possible.

Lots of food, music and games.

This event is open to all 😁

Where: 48C, 4th Avenue South, Roxboro

Time: 3pm to 9pm

Cost: Admission: $20.00
Children 6-12 yrs. $10.00
Children 5 yrs and under FREE

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/781047275626030/




Sunday, August 18



Polaris Show (Montreal)

James, a travelling penguin from the South Pole, and Vladimir, a funny bear from the North Pole, meet on the Arctic sea ice. The two are amateur astronomers, trying to solve the mystery of why the night is so long at the Earth’s poles. In an exciting scientific adventure, they build an observatory and then an improvised spaceship. During a trip around the Earth, extended to Mars and Saturn, they get their answer and discover that the planets have similarities but also differences.

Where: Planetarium, 4801 Pierre-de-Coubertin Ave.,Montreal

Time: 9am to 6pm

Cost: Adults $16, students $12.25, children 5-17 $8, ages 4 & under free

Ages: 4 to 10 yrs old

Additional Info: http://calendrier.espacepourlavie.ca/polaris-en


Public Market (Pierrefonds)

Join us for the  Chateau Pierrefonds Market! This week we bring you more vendors and more variety!

Where: Park du Chateau Pierrefonds, Corner Pierrefonds Blvd and Paul-Pouliot

Time: 10am to 2pm

Cost: Free entrance

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/422674638587138






Little Trains for Little ones- Train Rides~ (Montreal)

Enjoy the ride aboard Trains-Trains mini train.

Fun for the entire family.

Where: Quai Jacques-Cartier entrance, 333 rue de la Commune W., Montreal

Time: 11am to 6pm

Cost: 5$ per person

Ages: All ages

Additional Infohttp://www.oldportofmontreal.com/activity/trains-trains



Tiny Tots on ice at the Atrium (Montreal)

Come to Atrium with the family for skating fun!

Where: Atrium Le 1000, 1000 de la Gauchetière St. W. Montreal, QC  H3B 4W5

Time: 11:00am-12:30pm (check website for detailed schedule)

Cost: $7.50 Adults * $5.00 children 12 and under (2 adults and 2 children $20.00)Age: For children under 12 and their parents

Additional info : http://bit.ly/2q9g9cg


5th Annual Montreal Ribfest (Pierrefonds)

Everyone is welcome to join the 5th Annual Montreal Ribfest hosted by Big Brothers Big Sisters West Island! 3 days of fun, rockin`music and fabulous BBQ ribs await you from August 16-18th! Come taste the ribs offered by six of the best Ribbers, in addition, we offer you many other vendors to discover! We look forward to seeing you there!

Where: 13665 Boul Pierrefonds Blvd, Pierrefonds

Time: 11:00 am to 9pm

Cost: Free entrance – fee for food and drink

Ages: All ages

Additional Info:https://www.facebook.com/events/688807334886269




Expo for Kids: Fireflies (Pointe Claire)

Come visit the Lumina Exhibit with Laurent Lamarche work on fireflies.

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

Time: 1pm to 5pm

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages

Additional info:https://www.pointe-claire.ca/en/calendar/lumina/