***Please be advised: We work hard to aquire all the information listed. You should always call ahead to make sure the times and locations are correct before attending any event. Times and locations can change once we have published our list***

 

Friday March 16th

Skating and Musical Evenings at Beaver Lake (Montreal)

Glide around the Beaver Lake refrigerated skating rink to the tune of various musical genres! Each weekend, the pavilion’s Café des Amis features a special menu. Every Friday in February, 6 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Where: Pavillon Lac-aux-Castors, 2000 ch. Remembrance, Montreal, QC

Time: 9:00am-10:00pm

Cost: Free Admission (Skate rentals available at $9,00 for 2 hours)

Age: All ages

Additional info: http://www.lemontroyal.qc.ca/fr

 

 

 

Outdoor Skating at Centropolis (Laval)

Families are invited to enjoy the outdoor skating rink daily throughout the winter months.

Where: Centropolis, 1799 Pierre Peladeau Ave., Laval, QC  H7T 2Y5

Time: 9:00am-11:00pm

Cost: Free

Age: All ages

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

 

Butterflies go Free at Botanical Gardens (Montreal)

Step into the almost spa-like setting of the Main Exhibition Greenhouse, where the heat and the flowers’ sweet fragrance help you forget winter.
All around you, hundreds of colorful butterflies flit joyously about amidst the lush greenery, filling you with a sense of lightness and inviting you to relax.

 

Where: Montreal Botanical Garden 4101 Sherbrooke St. E. Montreal, QC  H1X 2B2

Time: 9:00am-5:00pm

Cost: Adults $15.75, children 5-17 $8, free for kids 4 & under

Age: All ages

Additional info: http://bit.ly/2EfQt55

 

 

Explore the Greenhouse at the Botanical Garden (Montreal)

Come to explore the Botanical Garden’s greenhouses! A cold winter’s day is the perfect time to explore the Botanical Garden’s greenhouses! Take a colorful trip through the succulents, orchids, ferns, penjings, banana trees and more, and indulge your natural curiosity.

Where: Montreal Botanical Garden 4101 Sherbrooke St. E. Montreal, QC  H1X 2B2

Time: 9:00am-5:00pm

Cost: Adults $15.75, children 5-17 $8, free for kids 4 & under

Age: All ages

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

 

Baby Rhyme Time (Dorval)

 

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.

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

Time: 10:15am-11:00am

Cost: free for library members $3.00 for non-members (registration required)

Age: 18 months and under with parent or caregiver

Additional info: http://biblioweb.ville.dorval.qc.ca

 

Expo for Kids: Montreal Speech Bubbles (Pointe-Claire)

 

With artists from Alberic Bourgeois to Michel Rabagliati, discover the architecture and evolution of the city. See its streets, neighborhoods, monuments, skyscrapers, balconies, and outdoor staircases that are so distinctive that they appear in comic strip panels by native Montreal artists.

Where: Pointe-Claire Cultural Centre, Stewart Hall

Time: 1:00pm-5:00pm

Cost: free

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://bit.ly/2D6YlnR

 

 

 

Tales n’ Tunes (Pointe-Claire)

 

Discover the magic of words and reading through stories, songs and crafts.

Where: Pointe Claire Library (Valois Branch), 68 Prince Edward Ave, Pointe- Claire, QC

Time: 1:15pm-2:00pm

Cost: free (library membership and registrations required)

Age: 2-5 years (with a parent or caregiver)

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

 

 

Teen Zone (Dorval)

 

Teens can enjoy a night out with a DJ booth for music, pool tables, sporting equipment, Nintendo Wii games, a foosball table and other various activities.

Where: Sarto-Desnoyers Community Centre 1335 Lakeshore Dr. Dorval

Time: 5:00pm-10:00pm

Cost: FREE with membership card ($10) or $1 per visit

Age: 11 to 17 years old

Additional Info: www.facebook.com/dorval.zone

 

 

PC Cooking School-St-Paddy’s Day (Pierrefonds)

In this class, you and your little one will have fun making Irish pub nachos, ombre veggie tray and rainbow cupcakes.! Note the cooking schools are not allergy free zones. 24 hr registration is required

Where: Provigo le Marche Pierrefonds 4849 St. Jean Blvd. Pierrefonds, QC

Time: 5:30pm-6:30pm

Cost: $10.00 per person

Age: 2-6 years

Additional info: http://pccookingschool.ca

 

 

Biblio-Brico (Vaudreuil-Dorion)

 

These craft evenings at the library allow families to gather around a creative project. For children 6 years and older, who must be accompanied by a parent. With Irene and Mihaela

 

Registration required: 450 455-3371, option 6

Where: Vaudreuil Library 51 rue Jeanotte, Vaudreuil-Dorion, QC, J7V6E6

Time: 7:00pm-9:00pm

Cost: Free Registration required: 450 455-3371, option 6

Age: 6 years and up

Additional info: https://www.facebook.com/events/492516787810788/

 

Saturday March 17

 

 

PC Cooking School – One Pot Pastas (Kirkland)

 

In this class, children will learn to make tomato basic pasta, chicken alfredo pasta and creamy taco pasta. 24-hour advance registration required. Please be advised that the cooking school is not an allergy free zone

Where: Provigo le Marche Kirkland, 16900 aut Transcanadienne, Kirkland

Time: 8:00am-9:30am

Cost: $15.00 per person

Age: 6-11 years

Additional Info: http://pccookingschool.ca

 

Butterflies go Free at Botanical Gardens (Montreal)

Step into the almost spa-like setting of the Main Exhibition Greenhouse, where the heat and the flowers’ sweet fragrance help you forget winter.
All around you, hundreds of colorful butterflies flit joyously about amidst the lush greenery, filling you with a sense of lightness and inviting you to relax.

 

Where: Montreal Botanical Garden 4101 Sherbrooke St. E. Montreal, QC  H1X 2B2

Time: 9:00am-5:00pm

Cost: Adults $15.75, children 5-17 $8, free for kids 4 & under

Age: All ages

Additional info: http://bit.ly/2EfQt55

 

 

Explore the Greenhouse at the Botanical Garden (Montreal)

Come to explore the Botanical Garden’s greenhouses! A cold winter’s day is the perfect time to explore the Botanical Garden’s greenhouses! Take a colorful trip through the succulents, orchids, ferns, penjings, banana trees and more, and indulge your natural curiosity.

Where: Montreal Botanical Garden 4101 Sherbrooke St. E. Montreal, QC  H1X 2B2

Time: 9:00am-5:00pm

Cost: Adults $15.75, children 5-17 $8, free for kids 4 & under

Age: All ages

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

 

 

Maple Syrup and Taffy on Snow at Quinn Farm (Ile Perrot)

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.
Included with the Activity are the following:
Stop and visit with the animals in the Barn
Check out the Play Yard (part of it might still be covered in snow)
Tractor Ride (educational stop along the way)
1 Taffy Stick per person participating in the activity
Total activity is about 45 minutes

Where: La Ferme Quinn, 2495 Boul. Perrot, NDIP

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: https://www.facebook.com/events/270759020119977/

 

 

Cineplex Family Favorites (Kirkland)

 

The movie starting Saturday March 17th is Shrek

 

Where: Cineplex Kirkland

Time: 11:00am

Cost: $2.99

Age: All ages

Additional Infohttp://cineplex.com/Events/FamilyFavourites

 

 

Tiny Tots on ice at the Atrium (Montreal)

 

Ease into skating with training aids and draw and play on the ice. Skate rentals, food court and parking on the spot. Check website for detailed schedule

 

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

 

StoryTime with MADAME PLUME (Kirkland)

 

This parent-child activity introduces youngsters to the joys of reading. Fun and simple stories with rhymes and songs, followed by a coloring activity.

Where: Kirkland Library-17100 Hymus Blvd. Kirkland, QC, H9J2W2

Time: 11:00am-11:45am

Cost: Free (first come first served no registration required)

Age: 2-5 years

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

 

 

 

St-Patrick’s Day Parade (Hudson)

 

The day will showcase the variety of talent the city has to offer. Including countless floats, dancers, musicians and much more. The parade will have a  grand marshal , a Queen and  the Irishman of the year.

The parade will  begin at the corner of Cote St-Charles Rd. and Main St., and end in front of Cunninghams Pub. Look out for our float!

Where: Main-Road, Hudson

Time: 1:00pm

Cost: Free

Age: All ages

Additional info: http://hudsonparade.ca/

 

Expo for Kids: The Possibility of an Island (Pointe-Claire)

Come down to the cultural center to enjoy this animated project by Lysanne Picard and Joanna Chelkowska. From March 3rd to April 29th.

Where: Pointe-Claire Cultural Centre, Stewart Hall, 176 Lakeshore Dr. Pointe-Claire, QC H9S4L7

Time: 1:00pm-5:00pm

Cost: free

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://bit.ly/2D6YlnR

 

 

St-Patrick’s Day Parade Family After Party (Hudson)

 

**FREE** Join us after the parade for some family fun!
See the Black Watch Pipes and Drums up close as they perform, and thrill to the precision of the Costello Irish Dancers. Meet the Queen and her court, and dance to the live music of Hudson’s very own “The Revolution”! Free air-brush tattoos, hot chocolate, coffee, and scones with jam.

 

Where: Stephen F Shaar Comm. Center,394 rue Main RR 1, Hudson, Quebec J0P 1H0

Time: 2:15pm-4:30pm

Cost: Free

Age: All ages

Additional info: https://www.facebook.com/events/2055784781363105/

 

Teen Zone (Dorval)

Teens can enjoy a night out with a DJ booth for music, pool tables, sporting equipment, Nintendo Wii games, a foosball table and other various activities.

 

Where: Sarto-Desnoyers Community Centre 1335 Lakeshore Dr. Dorval

Time: 5:00pm-10:00pm

Cost: FREE with membership card ($10) or $1 per visit

Age: 11 to 17 years old

Additional Info: www.facebook.com/dorval.zone

 

 

 

PC Cooking School-St-Paddy’s Day (Pierrefonds)

In this class, children will learn to make Irish pub nachos, corned beef with Swiss cheese panini and leprechaun cereal treats! Note the cooking schools are not allergy free zones. 24 hr registration is required

Where: Provigo le Marche Pierrefonds 4849 St. Jean Blvd. Pierrefonds, QC

Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm

Cost: $15.00 per person

Age: 6-11 years

Additional info: http://pccookingschool.ca

 

 

Mon Gym-Parent Night Out (Pointe-Claire)

 

This incredible evening for your children (3-10 years) is filled with a variety of fun games, rides and activities, and they won’t want the night to end! And don’t worry about snacks– we’ll take care of that too!

 

Where: Mon Gym West island 2355-D Transcanada, Pointe Claire, Quebec H9R5Z5

Time: 6:00pm-10:30pm

Cost: $25.00 per child (discounts on additional children) **Must reserve in advance 514-695-7562 pointeclaire@gmail.com**

Age: 3-10 years old

Additional Info: pointeclaire@gmail.com

 

 

Sunday March 18th

 

 

Butterflies go Free at Botanical Gardens (Montreal)

Step into the almost spa-like setting of the Main Exhibition Greenhouse, where the heat and the flowers’ sweet fragrance help you forget winter.
All around you, hundreds of colorful butterflies flit joyously about amidst the lush greenery, filling you with a sense of lightness and inviting you to relax.

 

Where: Montreal Botanical Garden 4101 Sherbrooke St. E. Montreal, QC  H1X 2B2

Time: 9:00am-5:00pm

Cost: Adults $15.75, children 5-17 $8, free for kids 4 & under

Age: All ages

Additional info: http://bit.ly/2EfQt55

 

 

Explore the Greenhouse at the Botanical Garden (Montreal)

Come to explore the Botanical Garden’s greenhouses! A cold winter’s day is the perfect time to explore the Botanical Garden’s greenhouses! Take a colorful trip through the succulents, orchids, ferns, penjings, banana trees and more, and indulge your natural curiosity.

Where: Montreal Botanical Garden 4101 Sherbrooke St. E. Montreal, QC  H1X 2B2

Time: 9:00am-5:00pm

Cost: Adults $15.75, children 5-17 $8, free for kids 4 & under

Age: All ages

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

 

Easter Stories and Egg Hunt (Ste-Anne De Bellevue)

 

Bring your children to the library for some ‘sweet’ Easter stories and take part in a little egg hunt..

 Where: Municipal Library, 40 St. Pierre St., Ste. Anne de Bellevue, QC

Time: 10:00am-10:45am

Cost: FREE for library members, $5 for non-members. Registration required

Age: 3-7 years

Additional info: http://bit.ly/2p2Zd4M

 

 

 

 

Maple Syrup and Taffy on Snow at Quinn Farm (Ile Perrot)

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.
Included with the Activity are the following:
Stop and visit with the animals in the Barn
Check out the Play Yard (part of it might still be covered in snow)
Tractor Ride (educational stop along the way)
1 Taffy Stick per person participating in the activity
Total activity is approximately 45 minutes

Where: La Ferme Quinn, 2495 Boul. Perrot, NDIP

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: https://www.facebook.com/events/270759020119977/

 

 

Wibit Sundays at Olympic Park (Montreal)

The Olympic Park Sports Centre invites you to discover the Wibit Sundays—located in the newly renovated installations and one of North America’s most stunning aquatic centres. Every Sunday, an aquatic playground full of challenges, daring feats and fun takes over the 50m pool—site of the 1976 Olympic Games swimming events. Young and old alike will enjoy the perfect place to hang out with friends and family in one of Montreal’s most majestic sports venues. Test your abilities on the water obstacles and inflatable tracks, where you can run, jump, slide, and swim your way to a whole lot of fun. When your 70-minute session is over, you may still enjoy the open swim section. For children ages 6 & up who know how to swim. Children 7 & under must be accompanied by an adult. Ratio allowed is one adult for three children. Please see website for times and details.

Where: Olympic Park Sports Centre, 3200 Viau St., Montreal, QC

Time: 10:00am-5:00pm

Cost: Adults $10.75, children $8.70 for a 70 minute period

Ages: 6 years and up

Additional Info:  http://bit.ly/2rwC0vs

 

 

Tiny Tots on ice at the Atrium (Montreal)

 

Ease into skating with training aids and draw and play on the ice. Skate rentals, food court and parking on the spot. Check website for detailed schedule

 

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

 

 

St-Patrick’s Day Parade (Montreal)

Due to road work and closures, this year’s parade will start at de Maisonneuve Blvd. and City Councillors St., proceed west along de Maisonneuve Blvd., turn south on Mackay St. and end at Rene-Levesque Blvd.

The day will showcase the myriad of talent the city has to offer, including countless floats, dancers, musicians and much more. Trophies and prizes are handed out annually to the different parade entries, including Best Celtic Dancing Unit, and Best Band.

Where: de Maisonneuve Blvd. Montreal, QC

Time: 12:00pm-5:00pm

Cost: Free

Age: All ages

Additional info: http://www.facebook.com/events/1895020040514992/

 

Expo for Kids: The Possibility of an Island (Pointe-Claire)

Come down to the cultural center to enjoy this animated project by Lysanne Picard and Joanna Chelkowska. From March 3rd to April 29th.

Where: Pointe-Claire Cultural Centre, Stewart Hall, 176 Lakeshore Dr. Pointe-Claire, QC H9S4L7

Time: 1:00pm-5:00pm

Cost: free

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://bit.ly/2D6YlnR

 

 

Magic Mad Science Day (Dorval)

Discover how magical science can be and learn the science behind some easy magic tricks.

Registration is  required to attend this event.

Where: Dorval Library,1401 Lakeshore Dr., Dorval, QC

Time: 1:30pm-2:30pm

Cost: FREE for library members. $3 for non-members. Registration required

Age: 6-12 years

Additional info: http://biblioweb.ville.dorval.qc.ca/

 

 

Duplo and Lego Club (Beasonsfield)

Show us your amazing building skills! The best creations will be displayed in the Library.

Where: Beaconsfield Library, 303 Beaconsfield Blvd., Beaconsfield, QC

Time: 2:00pm-3:00pm

Cost: FREE for library members. Registration required

Age: 3-12 years

Additional info: http://beaconsfield.ca