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Friday, February 24:

Baby Rhyme Time

Babies and their caregivers will enjoy a session of rhymes, songs, and books, followed by free play with toys for the little ones and coffee for the grown-ups.

Space is limited. Advance registration is required.

Where: Dorval Library, 1401 Lakeshore Rd., Dorval.

Time: 10:15am to 11:00am

Cost: Free for library members and $3 for non-members

Age: 18mths and under with parent/caregiver

Additional Info: http://bit.ly/2iT3OW9

Storytime at Le Nichoir

Come to Le Nichoir Wild Bird Conservation Centre to spend an hour with one of our biologists for Storytime, a fun activity for 3-6 year old children. The activity includes a book read aloud animated with bird puppets, a craft and a short visit of the Centre or introduction about bird rehabilitation. Reservation required.

Where: Le Nichoir, 637 Main, Hudson, Qc, J0P 1H0

Time: 10:30 to 11:30

Age: 3 to 6

Price: 5$ per child

Additional Info:  

Expo for Kids: The Size of Ideas

How does an artwork take form? From the original spark to public presentation, kids will learn about the various stages of the creative process through the work of Randall Anderson. A father, educator and teacher, Anderson is a multidisciplinary artist who is influenced by the world of childhood. His artworks, which are both fun and educational, reflect the accuracy of his observations.

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

Time: 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Cost: Free

Age: 5yrs old and up

Additional Info:  http://www.pointe-claire.ca/en/calendar/the-size-of-ideas/

Tales N’ Tunes

Discover the magic of words and reading through stories, songs and crafts.This activity runs weekly, every Friday, from January 27th to May 5th . (No class March 10th and April 14th )

Library membership and registration required.

Where: Pointe Claire Library (Valois branch) 68 Prince Edward Ave., Pointe-Claire.

Time: 1:15pm to 2:00pm

Cost: FREE for library members.

Age: 2 to 5yrs old, with parent/caregiver

Additional Info: http://biblio.pointe-claire.ca/home/kidzone/programs-for-children.dot

Mammouth Village

Located on the Esplanade Sun Life Financial, at the foot of the Olympic Stadium, this site allows visitors to enjoy the winter day and night. Among the main attractions of the Mammouth Village, there is a skating rink respecting NHL dimensions, a slide of more than 24 meters and a restaurant area with a bar and two restaurants designed specifically for the site. With relaxation areas heated and DJ, the Village will certainly be a fixture in the city!

Where: Parc Olympique, 4141 ave. Pierre de Coubertin, Montreal

Time: 4pm to 10 pm

Cost: Various prices check the website.

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.villagemammouth.com

Fun at the Circus Cooking Class

A circus is the classic childhood form of entertainment, and one of the main elements of the circus experience is the carnival-style food. We invite you and your little chef to join us under the cooking school big top today to have fun creating tasty Baked Corn Dogs on a Stick and delectable Clown-Decorated Cupcakes. Please be advised that Cooking Schools are not allergy-free zones.

Where: Provigo Le Marche Kirkland

Time: 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Cost: $9.00  per person (Complimentary for Parent or Caregiver)

Age: 2 to 6yrs old

Additional Infohttp://bit.ly/2meJ4oR

Minecraft Game Night

Everyone is welcome to come play from Minecraft Beginner to Minecraft Pro. Come and make it through your first night in survival mode, try some PvP, attempt new builds in Creative Mode and show off your coolest designs.
Places are limited. Library membership and registration is required.

Where: Dollard-des-Ormeaux Library, 12001 de Salaberry Blvd., DDO

Time: 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Cost: Free for library members

Age: 9 to 12 years old

Additional Infohttp://www.ville.ddo.qc.ca/en/default.asp?contentID=45

Saturday, February 25:

Maple Syrup Experience at Quinn Farm

Take a tractor and wagon ride and learn about how Maple Syrup is produced and on your return enjoy one stick of Maple Taffy on snow. Afterward, visit the animal barn and play yard.

Where: La Ferme Quinn, 2495 Perrot Blvd., Notre Dame de L’Ile Perrot

Time: 10:00am to 3:00pm

Cost: $2 per person (2 years and over) for the admission, and $7 per person (2 years and over) to participate in the activity.

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.quinnfarm.qc.ca/maple-syrup-experience.html

Mammouth Village

Located on the Esplanade Sun Life Financial, at the foot of the Olympic Stadium, this site allows visitors to enjoy the winter day and night. Among the main attractions of the Mammouth Village, there is a skating rink respecting NHL dimensions, a slide of more than 24 meters and a restaurant area with a bar and two restaurants designed specifically for the site. With relaxation areas heated and DJ, the Village will certainly be a fixture in the city!

Where: Parc Olympique, 4141 ave. Pierre de Coubertin, Montreal

Time: 11:00am to 10:00 pm

Cost: Various prices check the website.

Age: All ages

Additional Info: www.villagemammouth.com

Saturday Morning Storytime

This parent-child activity introduces youngsters to the joys of reading. Fun and simple stories with rhymes and songs with Madame Plume, followed by a coloring activity. No registration required. First come first served!

Where: Kirkland Municipal Library, 17100 Hymus Blvd., Kirkland

Time: 11:00am to 11:45am

Cost: Free

Age: 2 to 5 years old

Additional Info: http://bit.ly/2itCFEN

Cineplex Family Favorites

This week’s movie is “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadow”

Where: Cineplex Kirkland

Time: 11:00am

Cost: $2.99

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.cineplex.com/Events/FamilyFavourites

Nature Activity : Animals of Quebec

Join an educator-naturalist from GUEPE and learn more about the animals that live in the park. You will be able to see and touch objects related to these animals, such as furs, skulls, and footprints.

Where: Bois de Liesse Nature Park, 3555 Douglas-B-Floreani Blvd, Pierrefonds

Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Cost: Free

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://guepe.qc.ca/

Expo for Kids: The Size of Ideas

How does an artwork take form? From the original spark to public presentation, kids will learn about the various stages of the creative process through the work of Randall Anderson. A father, educator and teacher, Anderson is a multidisciplinary artist who is influenced by the world of childhood. His artworks, which are both fun and educational, reflect the accuracy of his observations.

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

Time: 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Cost: Free

Age: 5yrs old and up

Additional Info: http://www.pointe-claire.ca/en/calendar/the-size-of-ideas/

West Island Art Hive

A community art studio that offers the public an opportunity to create, connect, collaborate.

This non-profit program provides a space and art supplies for people of all ages to come together and express themselves in various forms of art.

This is not an art course with instruction but, instead, an opportunity for children, teens, parents, grandparents and groups to spend the afternoon creating together, letting their imaginations run free, in a welcoming environment that fosters community amongst artists of all ages and skills levels.

Where: Lakeside Heights Baptist Church, 275 Braebrook, Pointe Claire

Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Cost: Free

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.lakesideheights.org/west-island-art-hive/

Family Board Games

Show your child that you can have fun without screens. Library membership and registration required.

Where: Dollard-des-Ormeaux Library, 12001 de Salaberry Blvd, DDO

Time: 1:30pm

Cost: Free for library members

Age: 6yrs old and up

Additional Info: http://city.ddo.qc.ca/

Family Skate Night

The rink is open and families are invited to spend an evening skating. A helmet is compulsory for ages 13 & under.

Where: McGilll Arena, Macdonald Campus, McGill University, 2111, Ste. Anne de Bellevue

Time: 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Cost: FREE with Carte Loisirs, $2-$3 without Carte Loisirs

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.ville.sainte-anne-de-bellevue.qc.ca/en

Sunday, February 26:

The “Briefcase Dance” Workshop

Come learn this exciting Dance created by Kerwin Barrington, inspired by the famous dance piece JOE by Jean-Pierre Perrault. In this full day workshop participants will learn about rhythm and form by practising dance phrases from the original piece. They will then explore and become familiar with the prop of a briefcase through authentic movement and play.

Where: Hudson Village Theatre, 28 Wharf Rd., Hudson

Time: 9:30am to 5:00pm

Cost: $20

Age: 10yrs old and up

Additional Info: http://villagetheatre.ca/events/the-briefcase-dance-workshop/

 

 

Maple Syrup Experience at Quinn Farm

Take a tractor and wagon ride and learn about how Maple Syrup is produced and on your return enjoy one stick of Maple Taffy on snow. Afterward, visit the animal barn and play yard.

Where: La Ferme Quinn, 2495 Perrot Blvd., Notre Dame de L’Ile Perrot

Time: 10:00am to 3:00pm

Cost: $2 per person (2 years and over) for the admission, and $7 per person (2 years and over) to participate in the activity.

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.quinnfarm.qc.ca/maple-syrup-experience.html

Mammouth Village

Located on the Esplanade Sun Life Financial, at the foot of the Olympic Stadium, this site allows visitors to enjoy the winter day and night. Among the main attractions of the Mammouth Village, there is a skating rink respecting NHL dimensions, a slide of more than 24 meters and a restaurant area with a bar and two restaurants designed specifically for the site. With relaxation areas heated and DJ, the Village will certainly be a fixture in the city!

Where: Parc Olympique, 4141 ave. Pierre de Coubertin, Montreal

Time: 11:00am to 8:00pm

Cost: Various prices check the website.

Age: All ages

Additional Info: www.villagemammouth.com

 

Expo for Kids: The Size of Ideas

How does an artwork take form? From the original spark to public presentation, kids will learn about the various stages of the creative process through the work of Randall Anderson. A father, educator and teacher, Anderson is a multidisciplinary artist who is influenced by the world of childhood. His artworks, which are both fun and educational, reflect the accuracy of his observations.

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

Time: 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Cost: Free

Age: 5yrs old and up

Additional Info: http://www.pointe-claire.ca/en/calendar/the-size-of-ideas/

 

CD Art

Children will make decorations out of used Cds using paint and eching techniques. Library membership and registration are required.

Where: Pointe Claire Library (main branch), 100 Douglas-Shand Ave., Pointe-Claire

Time: 1:30pm to 2:30pm in English, 3:00pm to 4:00pm in French

Cost: Free

Age: 7 to 12 yrs old

Additional Info: http://biblio.pointe-claire.ca/

 

3D Crafts

Create colorful crafts using everyday objects. Library membership and registration are required.

Where: Beaconsfield Library, 303 Beaconsfield Blvd., Beaconsfield

Time: 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Cost: Free for library member

Age: 5 to 12 yrs old

Additional Info: http://beaconsfield.ca/