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Friday , October 4


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

The Great Pumpkin Ball (Montreal)

You’ll know absolutely everything there is to know about the gourd family! At the Squash Kiosk, little ones, fat ones, round or warty ones – each one will be exercising its ingenuity to make the best impression. And at the pumpkin-decorating contest, the good witch Esmeralda, invites you to tour roughly 800 squashes and pumpkins decorated by students and visitors.

Where: Botanical Gardens, 4101 Rue Sherbrooke Est, Montreal

Time: 9am to 9pm

Cost: Adults $16, children 5-17 $8, free for kids 4 & under

Ages: All ages

Additional Infohttp://calendrier.espacepourlavie.ca/the-great-pumpkin-ball-864432



First Fridays at St. Columba (Pointe Claire)

This month’s theme: “THE POWER OF LAUGHTER

First Fridays is back! Take a break, relax and de-stress. Come for an evening full of fun, frolic and laughter. Share a meal with friends, old and new. The fun begins at 5:30 pm with snacks for all, as well as activities for the kids – but come when you can. All – young and older – are welcome!!

After reveling in the intoxicating aromas coming from the kitchen, enjoy dinner which is served around 6:30 pm. It is BYOB, with juice, water and coffee always available, as well as vegetarian options. The suggested donation is $8 per adult, but give what you can. Kids are free.

Hope to see you there!

This evening will leave you tickled pinkas laughter is life’s sweetest creation.

Where: St. 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. Free for kids

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



Gardens of Light (Montreal)

GARDENS OF LIGHT – Much more than an illuminated path

Come discover the cultural riches of The Chinese Garden, the First Nations Garden and the Japanese Garden. Every single aspect of the circuit—the design of the lanterns, the arrangement of the illuminated objects, the atmosphere created—is deeply rooted in a rich culture and in perfect symbiosis with it. Gardens of Light, in addition to the illuminated circuit, is an authentic gateway to three fascinating and inspiring cultures.

Where: Botanical Gardens, 4101 Sherbrooke Est, Montreal

Time: 6:30pm to 9:30pm

Cost: Adults $16, seniors $15, students $12.25, ages 5-17 $8, families $45 (prices for Quebec residents) More info online

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/2094242630680764/?


Pumpkin Inferno (Ontario)

Holy gourd! It’s BACK! Journey through #Pumpkinferno’s carved pumpkin wonders this fall at Upper Canada Village as you feast your eyes on a magical display of 7,000 hand-crafted glowing pumpkins and discover an array of NEW exhibits! 🎃 This spectacular outdoor event is a not-to-be-missed event for ALL ages!

Where: Upper Canada Village,13740 County Road #2,Morrisburg, Ontario

Time: 7pm to 10pm

Cost: Adults & seniors $18, students (13-18) $16, youth (5-12) $12, children 4 & under FREE

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/477634893090018/



Saturday , October 5



Fire Station Open House(Pointe Claire)

Once again this year, the Service de sécurité incendie de Montréal (SIM) is holding an Open House for Montréal residents. Every Saturday from September 28 to October 19, 2019, 10 fire stations will welcome the public from 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. and educate them about fire safety.  

At the Open House, residents can learn about life at the fire station and the jobs of firefighters and prevention officers. They will have the chance to learn about a number of prevention tips, visit fire trucks, check out the SIMulateur and inflatable fire station, and much more! Firefighters and prevention officers will be on site to welcome residents and coordinate tours.   

Open House is a tangible and unique initiative in Montréal’s fire stations that is a perfect opportunity to meet the public and answer their questions.

This year, the themes will be creating an evacuation plan and making sure you have a working smoke detector.

Where: Pointe Claire Fire station, 401 Boulevard Saint-Jean

Time: 8:30am tp 4pm

Ages: All ages

Cost: Free

Additional info: http://ville.montreal.qc.ca/sim/en/news/open-house-september-28-october-19-830-am-4-pm


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



Delicious Apples Cooking Class (Vaudreuil)

Learn to cook:

Apple tacos Apple pie fries

Where: Provigo le Marche Vaudreuil-Dorion

Time: 10:00am to 11:00am

Ages: 2 to 6 yrs old

Cost: 10$ per person- Registration required

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


Marche Valois Market (Pointe Claire)

Come and join us for a special market, as 5 local non-profit organizations join us to help us understand the needs of our communities!

Where: Marché Valois, 36 Donegani, Pointe Claire

Time: 10am to 2pm

Cost: Free entrance- cost to purchase from vendors

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/317993635574761


Fire Station Open House(St. Lazare)

Many activities to enjoy:
rally and visit of the fire station
information booths
trucks and equipment
jaws of life demo
fire simulator
family portrait
Sparky, the mascot

Where: St, Lazare Fire Station, 1800 Avenue Bedard

Time: 10am tp 4pm

Ages: All ages

Cost: Free

Additional info: https://www.facebook.com/events/677502972732770/


Indigo Kids- Frozen Activity (Pointe Claire)

Dress up as your favourite Frozen character and join us for a wintery sing-along and a frosty craft, then strike a pose as we play a game of freeze dance!

Where: Chapters Pointe Claire

Time: 11am to 12pm

Cost: Free- registration required

Ages: 4 and up

Additional Info: https://www.ticketscene.ca/events/26289/




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 The Muppets

Where: Cineplex Kirkland

Time: 11:00am

Cost: $2.99

Age: All ages

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


Gardens of Light (Montreal)

GARDENS OF LIGHT – Much more than an illuminated path

Come discover the cultural riches of The Chinese Garden, the First Nations Garden and the Japanese Garden. Every single aspect of the circuit—the design of the lanterns, the arrangement of the illuminated objects, the atmosphere created—is deeply rooted in a rich culture and in perfect symbiosis with it. Gardens of Light, in addition to the illuminated circuit, is an authentic gateway to three fascinating and inspiring cultures.

Where: Botanical Gardens, 4101 Sherbrooke Est, Montreal

Time: 6:30pm to 9:30pm

Cost: Adults $16, seniors $15, students $12.25, ages 5-17 $8, families $45 (prices for Quebec residents) More info online

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/2094242630680764/?



Pumpkin Inferno (Ontario)

Holy gourd! It’s BACK! Journey through #Pumpkinferno’s carved pumpkin wonders this fall at Upper Canada Village as you feast your eyes on a magical display of 7,000 hand-crafted glowing pumpkins and discover an array of NEW exhibits! 🎃 This spectacular outdoor event is a not-to-be-missed event for ALL ages!

Where: Upper Canada Village,13740 County Road #2,Morrisburg, Ontario

Time: 7pm to 10pm

Cost: Adults & seniors $18, students (13-18) $16, youth (5-12) $12, children 4 & under FREE

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/477634893090018/


Sunday, October 6



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


Paul’s 4th Annual Pumpkin Giveaway (Beaconsfield)

I am excited to invite you and your family and friends to my 4th annual FREE PUMPKIN GIVEAWAY! A fun FREE day I wanted to share with you to thank the community and their support of my real estate business. This years door prize is a 55 inch TV!! Don’t be shy, come on by!
330 Ch Beaurepaire, Beaconsfield. Le Petit Taylor Daycare parking lot.
FREE Pony rides, pumpkins, face painting and more!
Bring non-perishable food items for the west island food bank (if you can)

Where: 330 Beaurepaire Drive, Beaconsfield

Time: 10am to 2pm

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages

Additional info: https://www.facebook.com/events/394185417955883/




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



Gardens of Light (Montreal)

GARDENS OF LIGHT – Much more than an illuminated path

Come discover the cultural riches of The Chinese Garden, the First Nations Garden and the Japanese Garden. Every single aspect of the circuit—the design of the lanterns, the arrangement of the illuminated objects, the atmosphere created—is deeply rooted in a rich culture and in perfect symbiosis with it. Gardens of Light, in addition to the illuminated circuit, is an authentic gateway to three fascinating and inspiring cultures.

Where: Botanical Gardens, 4101 Sherbrooke Est, Montreal

Time: 6:30pm to 9:30pm

Cost: Adults $16, seniors $15, students $12.25, ages 5-17 $8, families $45 (prices for Quebec residents) More info online

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/2094242630680764/?

Pumpkin Inferno (Ontario)

Holy gourd! It’s BACK! Journey through #Pumpkinferno’s carved pumpkin wonders this fall at Upper Canada Village as you feast your eyes on a magical display of 7,000 hand-crafted glowing pumpkins and discover an array of NEW exhibits! 🎃 This spectacular outdoor event is a not-to-be-missed event for ALL ages!

Where: Upper Canada Village,13740 County Road #2,Morrisburg, Ontario

Time: 7pm to 10pm

Cost: Adults & seniors $18, students (13-18) $16, youth (5-12) $12, children 4 & under FREE

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/477634893090018/