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Friday , November 8


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






Quick Pasta Dinner Cooking Class (Pierrefonds)

Learn to cook:


Cheesy chicken pasta Garlic bread sticks

Where: Provigo le Marche Pierrefonds

Time: 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Ages: 2 to 6 yrs old

Cost: 10$ per person- Registration required

Additional Info: https://www.pccookingschool.ca






Saturday , November 9




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

Summerlea United Bazaar (Lachine)

Books, bake table, gift baskets, toys, knitted goods & crafts, tempting treasures, jewelry & Country Store with homemade Tourtieres & Muir’s Scotch Pies. Lunchroom opens at 11:00am.
New this year! “Children’s Face-painting” from 10:00am-12:00pm

Where: Summerlea United Church, 225- 50th Avenue & 220 Acadia, Lachine

Time: 9am to 2pm

Ages: All ages

Cost: Free entrance

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/511263096119720/


Artisan Fair (Pierrefonds)

6th year Artisan Fair
Sponsored by
the West Island Italian Association

Where: Marcel Morin, 14068 Gouin Ouest, Pierrefonds

Time: 9:30am to 3:30pm

Cost: Free entrance

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1057650177770304/

ExpoScience (Pointe Claire)

An interactive exhibit presented in collaboration with Concordia University. More than 20 scientific and artistic kiosks.

Where: Stewart Hall, 176 Lakeshore Rd., Pointe Claire

Time: 10am to 5pm

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages

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


Holiday Fair (Pierrefonds)

This fair will feature a variety of over 20 artisans, crafters & vendors.

Portion of the proceeds go to On Rock Food Bank

Where: Eglise Baptiste Evangelique Emmanuel, 4902 Boul. St. Charles, Pierrefonds

Time: 10am to 3pm

Cost: Free entrance

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/2352963961458339/



Build a Snowman at Home Depot

If you are looking for a fun activity to do with the family, we’ve got a great workshop for kids that will teach them about building. Kids can learn how to build their very own Snowman Decoration. Registration is required.

Where: Various Home Depot Locations

Time: 10am to 12pm

Cost: Free

Ages: 5 to 12 yrs old

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/2567012703570324/




Saturday Morning StoryTime (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:https://bit.ly/2mhtNcn



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



Cineplex Family Favorites (Kirkland)

The movie this weekend is Dora and the Lost City of Gold

Where: Cineplex Kirkland

Time: 11:00am

Cost: $2.99

Age: All ages

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



Public Skating (Kirkland)

Rules:

  • Mandatory mittens and helmets for 11 year olds and under
  • Limit of 150 skaters on the ice

Where: Kirkland Arena, 16950 Hymus Blvd

Time: 7pm to 8:15pm

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages

Additional Info:
http://www.ville.kirkland.qc.ca/culture-and-recreation/open-activities/arena







Sunday, November 10



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

Artisan Fair (Pierrefonds)

6th year Artisan Fair
Sponsored by
the West Island Italian Association

Where: Marcel Morin, 14068 Gouin Ouest, Pierrefonds

Time: 10am to 3pm

Cost: Free entrance

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1057650177770304/



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





Public Skating (Kirkland)

Rules:

  • Mandatory mittens and helmets for 11 year olds and under
  • Limit of 150 skaters on the ice

Where: Kirkland Arena, 16950 Hymus Blvd

Time: 2pm to 3:45pm

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages

Additional Info:
http://www.ville.kirkland.qc.ca/culture-and-recreation/open-activities/arena