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 4:

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

Scrumptious Banana Treats

Bananas are often one of the first solid foods introduced to children because they’re nutritious, tasty, easily digestible and simple to prepare. Today you’ll help your young chef take bananas to a whole new level, as the 2 of you prepare delectable Banana Cream Cheese Sandwiches and a rich, creamy Banana Chocolate Dessert Pudding.

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

Where: Provigo Le Marche Kirkland

Time: 5:30pm to 6:30 pm

Ages: 2 to 6  yrs old

Cost: $9 per person

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

First Fridays at St-Columba

Pace, Shanti, Salaam, Wa, Amani, Mir, Shalom – what do all these words from around the world have in common?Come and find out at our next First Fridays. Come for a relaxing evening of good food and community.We begin at 17h30 with snacks and kids’ activities. Dinner is served around 18h30, but come when you can.

Kids who finish quickly can continue with the activities or watch a movie. Parents can relax. Kids rejoin their parents for dessert.

So when you just want someone else to do it for you, come to First Fridays!!

WhereSt. Columba, 11 Rodney Ave. Pointe-Claire, QC | H9R 4L8

Time: 17h30 to 20h00 but come when you can
17h30 – children’s activities   18h30 – meal is served

Ages: All ages

Cost: suggested donation – $8 per adult but give what you can
BYOB – juice, water and coffee are always available
Vegetarian options also available

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

 Westview Craft Fair

Over 80 vendors offering everything from jewelry, Christmas items, soaps, organic dog treats, food, and much more.

Where: Westview Bible Church, 16789 Pierrefonds Blvd., Pierrefonds

Time: 6pm to 9pm

Cost: Free admission

Ages: all ages

Additional Info: http://www.westviewlife.org/

Science Laboratory

Become a scientist in a workshop offered by Honours Science students from John Abbott College. Hands-on experiments and short lessons to explain the theory behind what was observed.

Library card and registration required. Spaces are limited.

Where: Dollard-des-Ormeaux Public Library
12 001 Salaberry Blvd.
Dollard-des-Ormeaux

Time: 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Cost: FREE for library members. Registration required

Ages: 9 to 12

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

Saturday, November 5:

Westview Craft Fair

Over 80 vendors offering everything from jewelry, Christmas items, soaps, organic dog treats, food, and much more.

Where: Westview Bible Church, 16789 Pierrefonds Blvd., Pierrefonds

Time: 9:30pm to 4:30pm

Cost: Free admission

Ages: all ages

Additional Info: http://www.westviewlife.org/

Appetizer Party for Kids

Today we’ll work with your youngsters to create mouth-watering appetizers they’ll want to serve up at home next time their friends drop by. Their tantalizing tidbits include Mini Lasagna Rolls; Cheese Ball Penguins with Olives & Carrots; Cucumber Bites with Creamy Cheese & Tomato; Boiled Egg Snowmen with Carrot Hats and Peppercorn Eyes; and for dessert, Creamy Berry Cheese Fluff.

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

Where: Provigo Le Marche Vaudreuil-Dorion

Time: 10am to 11:30am

Ages: 6 to 11  yrs old

Cost: $15 per person

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

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

New Minecraft Club

Calling all Minecraft lovers out there! Imagination, creativity and logic are all you need to bring – we supply the rest. Join us for a fun morning.

No registration required, but places are limited. First come, first served.

Where: Kirkland Library, 17100 Hymus Blvd.,Kirkland

Time: 10:30am to 12:00pm

Cost: Free

Ages: 7 to 12

Additional Info: http://www.ville.kirkland.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: Air Bud Golden Receiver

Where: Cineplex Kirkland

Ages: Rated PG

Time: 11 am

Cost: $2.99

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

Stories & Puppets

Listen to stories and then make a puppet using wooden sticks.

Library membership and registration required.

Where: Saul-Bellow Library, 3100 St. Antoine St., Lachine

Time: 3pm

Ages: 3 to 7

Cost: Free for Library members

Additional Info: http://ville.montreal.qc.ca/lachine

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 6:

Make a Fish Aquarium

Kids make a small fish out of felt and transform a glass jar into an aquarium (without water). Perfect for those who want an allergy-free pet.

Children under 9 years must be accompanied by an adult who remains in the library during event.

Library membership and registration required.

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

Time: 1:30pm to 2:45pm and 3pm to 4:15pm

Cost: FREE for library members. Registration required

Ages: 7 to 12yrs old

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

Wind Harp Musical Workshop

Children will explore the melodious sound of the harp. Letting their creativity run wild, they will build a unique harp from Madagascar which combines strings and percussion. The workshop ends with the children staging a concert filled with colourful sounds.

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 2:45pm

Cost: FREE for library members. Registration required

Ages: 3 to 7 yrs old

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

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/