I work hard to make every effort to ensure the accuracy of these events. Before attending any event, you should always call ahead to confirm dates, times, location, and other information.


Friday, November 11:

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 required.

Where: Dorval Library, 1401 Lakeshore Rd., Dorval

Time: 10:15am to 11:00am

Cost: FREE for library members. Registration required

Ages: 18 months & under, with a parent/caregiver

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

Tales n’ Tunes

Discover the magic of words and reading through stories, songs and crafts. Library membership and registration required.

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

Time: 1:15 to 2:00pm

Cost: FREE for library members. Registration required

Ages: 3-5, with a parent/caregiver

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

Pepperoni Party

Every major survey of favourite North American pizza toppings has always had pepperoni at the top of the list. It’s salty, a little spicy, and altogether yummy! So you and your kids are in for a real treat today, as you team up to create scrumptious Pepperoni Puffs and delectable Deep Dish Mini Pizzas.

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

Where: Provigo Le Marche Pierrefonds

Time: 5:30pm to 6:30 pm

Ages: 2 to 6  yrs old

Cost: $9 per person

Additional Info: http://www.pccookingschool.ca/LCLOnline/

F4- Food, Fun, Film

Why cook when you could enjoy a homemade meal, followed by a family movie and activities for the kids. Everyone is welcome.

Reservations are required. Book your space at cpuc.f4@gmail.com.

Where:Cedar Park United Church, 204 Lakeview, Pointe-Claire

Time: 5:30pm to 9:00pm

Ages: All ages

Cost: Donations accepted

Additional Info: http://stcolumba.ca/2015/01/first-fridays/

Family Movie Night at the Library

Families can sit back and enjoy a movie. Popcorn will be served. Movie title will be announced at the library.

Library membership required.

Where: Pointe Claire Library (Main Branch)
100 Douglas Shand
Pointe-Claire

Time: 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Cost: FREE for library members. Registration required

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.ville.ddo.qc.ca

Saturday, November 12:

Artisan Fair 2016

West Island Italian Associations 3rd fair. With over 40 artisans, I am sure their is something unique you can find. Visit my table and come say Hi!
Below is the link to the actual event for you too see all the other wonderful vendors.

Where: Centre Communautaire Marcel Morin, Pierrefonds

Time: 9:30am to 3:30pm

Cost: Free entrance

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1715231388747605/

Community Born to Read free workshop – Raising a “Rock-Star” Reader

Did you know that you are your child’s first and most important teacher?

We know you want the best for your child.

So do we! Come join us for tips on how to get your baby, toddler and pre-schooler to love books.

Where: Riverdale High School, 5060 Sources Boulevard, Pierrefonds, H8Y 3E4, room 259 – Born to Read

Childcare and refreshments provided.

Time: 9:30am to 11am

Cost: Free- Limited Registration

Additional Info: online at www.borntoread.net or by phone: 514-631-5110

Walk away with a brand new children’s book!

 

Exposcience 2016

This hands-on, interactive exhibition geared toward both kids and families, aims to demystify science and show how interesting it can be.
A number of scientific fields will be represented throughout the weekend, including physics, engineering, biology, and many more. Children and adults can conduct science experiments and find answers to many questions.

A collaboration between Pointe Claire and Concordia University.

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

Time: 10am to 5pm

Ages: All ages

Cost: Free

Additional Info: http://www.ville.pointe-claire.qc.ca

Build a Helicopter at Home Depot

Kids will learn how to build a Helicopter with easy to follow step-by-step instructions.

  • A great free activity for children ages 5-12
  • Kids will use a hammer and glue

Registration required. Call the Home Depot location nearest you.

Where: Home Depot Locations

Cost: Free

Time: 10am to 12pm

Ages: 5 to 12yrs old

Additional Info: http://www.homedepot.ca/en/home/ideas-how-to/workshops.html

Wonderfully Made- Winter Crafters and Fair

Come and get some Holiday shopping done. Great items to be found. Free to enter. Raffle. Jarbola. Craft center for the children. If you are looking for the perfect gifts, stop by.
We will be donating part of the proceeds to a shelter/food bank so we ask that all visitors please bring 1 non perishable item.

Where: Dorval Strathmore United Church, 310 Brookhaven, Dorval

Time: 10am to 3pm

Cost: Donation of a Non-Perishable item

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/404977133030117/

Bilingual Storytime

Bilingual stories, songs, and crafts for little ones.

Space is limited; advance registration required.

Where: Dorval Library, 1401 Lakeshore Rd., Dorval

Time: 10:15am to 11:00am

Cost: FREE for library members. Registration required

Ages: 18 months-5 years, with a parent/caregiver

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

Evergreen Elementary Fall Fair

Exciting carnival games, great prizes, face painting, balloon animals, cafe, large  raffle and yummy bake sale! A tasty lunch will also be available to purchase at the canteen.

Where: Evergreen Elementary School, 2625 du Bordelais St., St. Lazare

Time: 11am to 3pm

Cost: Free admission

Ages: All ages

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

 Saturday Morning Storytime

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

No registration required. First come first served.

Where: Kirkland Library, 17100 Hymus Blvd.,Kirkland

Time: 11am to 11:45am

Cost: Free

Ages: 2 to 5 yrs old

Additional Info: http://www.ville.kirkland.qc.ca/

CINEPLEX FAMILY FAVORITES

This week’s Movie is: Ice Age: Collision Course.

Where: Cineplex Kirkland

Ages: Rated PG

Time: 11 am

Cost: $2.99

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

Family Magic Show

Interactive performance filled with mystery, illusions, and laughs.

Registration required.

Where: Dorval Library, 1401 Lakeshore Rd., Dorval

Time: 2pm to 3pm

Ages: All ages

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

Additional Info: http://biblioweb.ville.dorval.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.

Please note: rink is closed on Dec. 24 & 31, and January 14

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

Time: 7pm to 9pm

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

Ages: All ages

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

Free Public Skating

The rink is open and skating is FREE today.

All children must be accompanied by an adult on skates. Mittens and helmet mandatory for children ages 11 & under

Limit of 150 skaters on the ice.

Don’t forget your helmet!

Where: Kirkland Arena , 16950 Hymus Blvd. Kirkland

Time: 7pm to 8:15pm

Ages: All ages

Cost: free

Additional Infohttp://www.ville.kirkland.qc.ca/

Sunday, November 13:

Artisan Fair 2016

West Island Italian Associations 3rd fair. With over 40 artisans, I am sure their is something unique you can find. Visit my table and come say Hi!
Below is the link to the actual event for you too see all the other wonderful vendors.

Where: Centre Communautaire Marcel Morin, Pierrefonds

Time: 9:30am to 3:30pm

Cost: Free entrance

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1715231388747605/

Exposcience 2016

This hands-on, interactive exhibition geared toward both kids and families, aims to demystify science and show how interesting it can be.
A number of scientific fields will be represented throughout the weekend, including physics, engineering, biology, and many more. Children and adults can conduct science experiments and find answers to many questions.

A collaboration between Pointe Claire and Concordia University.

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

Time: 10am to 5pm

Ages: All ages

Cost: Free

Additional Info: http://www.ville.pointe-claire.qc.ca

Tornados Workshop

Learn about the science behind this destructive and incredible force of nature.

Space is limited. Advance registration is required.

Where: Dorval Library, 1401 Lakeshore Rd.,Dorval

Time: 1:3opm to 3:30

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

Ages: 5 to 12 yrs old

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

Magical Wands and Golden Snitches

Step inside Ollivanders Wands, a small dusty shop and choose from an array of wands. You will get to decorate it and practice your Wingardium Leviosa. But be careful not to summon “he who shall not be named”. The workshop will be followed by the decoration of your own golden snitch.

Registration is done online only and is open to library members only. For more information about the online registration procedure, call 514-630-2719.

Where:Kirkland Library, 17100 Hymus Blvd., Kirkland

Time:2pm to 3:30pm

Cost: FREE for library members. Registration required

Ages: 7 to 12 yrs old

Additional Info: http://www.ville.kirkland.qc.ca

Crafts-Nebular in a Jar

Take part in a colourful workshop where you can capture a nebula in a jar.

Library card and pre-registration required.

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

Time: 2pm

Cost: FREE for library members. Registration required

Ages: 6 to 12yrs old

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

Free Public Skating

The rink is open and skating is FREE today.

All children must be accompanied by an adult on skates. Mittens and helmet mandatory for children ages 11 & under

Limit of 150 skaters on the ice.

Where: Kirkland Arena , 16950 Hymus Blvd. Kirkland

Time: 2pm to 3:30 pm

Ages: All ages

Cost: free

Additional Infohttp://www.ville.kirkland.qc.ca/