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, October 7:

Giant Corn Mazes

Other than the 20 varieties of ecologically grown apples you can pick yourself, every year, the Orchard offers a guided educational clue hunt through three corn mazes, including a gigantic one.

Where: Vergé Labonté, 2291 Perrot Notre-Dame-de-l’Île-Perrot Blvd., NDIP

Time: 9am to 5pm

Ages: All ages

Cost: Adults $12.75, children $9.75 $

Additional Info: http://vergerlabonte.com/labyrinth-of-the-season/?lang=en

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 Kirkland

Time: 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Ages: 2 to 5  yrs old

Cost: $9 per person

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

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: 6:30 to 8:00pm

Cost: Free for Library Members

Ages: all ages

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

First Fridays at St.-Columba

This month’s theme: You’re the apple of WHOSE eye?

As summer ends and fall begins, you’re invited to join us for some apple fun on Friday, Oct.7. Join us for our “core” activities of good food, lots of kid’s activities and community. A “sweet time” will be had by all! All ages welcome.

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.

BYOB – juice, water and coffee are always available

Vegetarian options also available

Where: St. Columba, 11 Rodney Ave. Pointe-Claire, QC | H9R 4L8

Time: 5:30 to 8:00pm

Cost: suggested donation – $8 per adult but give what you can

Ages: all ages

Additional Info: http://stcolumba.ca/2016/09/first-fridays-october-7/

Saturday, October 8:

Giant Corn Mazes

Other than the 20 varieties of ecologically grown apples you can pick yourself, every year, the Orchard offers a guided educational clue hunt through three corn mazes, including a gigantic one.

Where: Vergé Labonté, 2291 Perrot Notre-Dame-de-l’Île-Perrot Blvd., NDIP

Time: 9am to 5pm

Ages: All ages

Cost: Adults $12.75, children $9.75 $

Additional Info: http://vergerlabonte.com/labyrinth-of-the-season/?lang=en

 SAINTE-ANNE-DE-BELLEVUE FARMER’S MARKET

Farmers Market with over 30 food vendors plus artisans.

Where: Waterfront in Sainte-Annes- Rue Lalonde

Ages: All ages

Time: 9am to 2pm

Cost: Free admission

Additional Info.: http://bit.ly/1WAQa6s

Fall Festival at Quinn Farm

Admission to the farm’s Fall Festival will include : Access to our Orchard, Tractor rides, Animal Interpretation, Access to our Play yard, Pony Rides* and Live Music*.
* Weather permitting

Where:La Ferme Quinn, 2495 Perrot Blvd., Notre Dame de L’Ile Perrot

Time: 10am to 4pm

Ages: All ages

Cost: $8 per person (over 2 years)

Additional Info: http://www.quinnfarm.qc.ca/family-fun-at-the-farm.html

Gobble-Worthy Thanksgiving Breakfast

This fun-filled class is sure to have your young chefs laughing as you work with them to create a “turkey” breakfast without any actual turkey! Your tasty turkey-like treats will include gobble-worthy Turkey-Shaped Pancakes with Scrambled Eggs & Bacon “feathers”, and a refreshing and beautifully presented Fanned Turkey-Tail Fruit Salad with Yogurt.

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

Where: Provigo Le Marche Pierrefonds

Time: 10am to 11am

Ages: 2 to 5  yrs old

Cost: $9 per person

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

Fall Foliage at Morgan Arboretum

Discover the natural phenomena of leaf color change. Discover why it happens, and how, and determine which trees produce your favorite autumn highlights.

Bring your boots, water and camera.

Registration Required.

Where: Morgan Arboretum, Macdonald Campus, McGill University, 150 Pines Rd.
Ste. Anne de Bellevue

Time: 10am to 12pm ( english) 1pm to 3pm ( French )

Cost: $10 adult, $5 child. Registration Required.

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://morganarboretum.org/upcoming-events.html

Montreal Dog Fest

The 1st Annual Dog Fest Montreal, a celebration of all things canine for dog lovers and dog owners from across the city and around the province.

There will be obstacle courses and competitions, presentations by local merchants and manufacturers of dog toys, dog treats, dog food and care products, dog beauty salons, everything dogs and their humans could ever want!

Where: Esplanade Du Centenaire De Canal Lachine
Pitt St. & St-Patrick St.
Lachine

Time: 10am to 6pm

Cost: $10 online, $15 at the door

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://dogfestmontreal.com

Fall Festival des Couleurs

Families can enjoy many outdoor activities such as hiking trails, giant zip lines, mountain biking, climbing walls, trampolines, etc. as well as some local food and products.

There will also be live entertainment, arts & crafts, pony rides, face painting and much more.

Events take place at different locations and various times. See website for complete details.

Where: Various locations throughout Rigaud

Time: 10am

Cost: FREE admission, cost for some activities

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://festivaldescouleurs.com

OPen house at Saint-Lazare Fire Station

The Saint-Lazare fire department is hosting a open house on Saturday

Where: 1800 Avenue Bédard, Saint-Lazare

Time: 10am to 4pm

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://ville.saint-lazare.qc.ca/en/caserne

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 12yrs old

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 they are showing: The Adventure Club

Where: Cineplex Kirkland

Ages: Rated PG

Time: 11 am

Cost: 2.99

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

Family Book Club

Meet once a month to discuss a variety of books. Books can be read in English or French.

Library card and pre-registration required.

Where: Beaconsfield Library, 303 Beaconsfield Blvd., Beaconsfield

Time: 1pm

Cost: FREE for library members. Registration required

Ages: 8 to 14 yrs old

Additional Info: http://beaconsfieldbiblioyouth.blogspot.ca

Storytime & Craft

Come discover new books and make a craft.

Space is limited. Library membership required.

Where: St. Pierre Library, 183 des Erables St., Lachine

Time: 3pm

Cost: Free for Library Members

Ages: 2 to 5 yrs old with a parent

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

Science Workshop: Vision

Why is having two eyes better than just one? Learn more about vision and play several fun games.

Library membership and registration required.

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

Time: 3pm

Cost: FREE for library members. Registration required

Ages: 6 and up

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

Make a 3d Bearded Dragon

Kids will have fun making a 3D dragon using beads.

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: 3pm to 4pm

Cost: FREE for library members. Registration required

Ages: 8 to 12yrs old

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

PumpkIninferno

Come and stroll through a hauntingly beautiful and spellbinding outdoor exhibit of close to 7,000 hand-carved pumpkins, set against a stirring night-time backdrop just inside the gates of historic Upper Canada Village

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

Time: 7pm to 10pm

Cost: Adults $14, seniors $12, youth (6-12) $10, children under 5 FREE

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.uppercanadavillage.com/events/pumpkinferno/

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: 7pm to 8:15pm

Ages: All ages

Cost: free

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

Sunday, October 2:

Giant Corn Mazes

Other than the 20 varieties of ecologically grown apples you can pick yourself, every year, the Orchard offers a guided educational clue hunt through three corn mazes, including a gigantic one.

Where: Vergé Labonté, 2291 Perrot Notre-Dame-de-l’Île-Perrot Blvd., NDIP

Time: 9am to 5pm

Ages: All ages

Cost: Adults $12.75, children $9.75 $

Additional Info: http://vergerlabonte.com/labyrinth-of-the-season/?lang=en

Fall Festival at Quinn Farm

Admission to the farm’s Fall Festival will include : Access to our Orchard, Tractor rides, Animal Interpretation, Access to our Play yard, Pony Rides* and Live Music*.
* Weather permitting

Where:La Ferme Quinn, 2495 Perrot Blvd., Notre Dame de L’Ile Perrot

Time: 10am to 4pm

Ages: All ages

Cost: $8 per person (over 2 years)

Additional Info: http://www.quinnfarm.qc.ca/family-fun-at-the-farm.html

Fall Festival des Couleurs

Families can enjoy many outdoor activities such as hiking trails, giant zip lines, mountain biking, climbing walls, trampolines, etc. as well as some local food and products.

There will also be live entertainment, arts & crafts, pony rides, face painting and much more.

Events take place at different locations and various times. See website for complete details.

Where: Various locations throughout Rigaud

Time: 10am

Cost: FREE admission, cost for some activities

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://festivaldescouleurs.com

Fall Foliage at Morgan Arboretum

Discover the natural phenomena of leaf color change. Discover why it happens, and how, and determine which trees produce your favorite autumn highlights.

Bring your boots, water and camera.

Registration Required.

Where: Morgan Arboretum, Macdonald Campus, McGill University, 150 Pines Rd.
Ste. Anne de Bellevue

Time: 10am to 12pm ( english) 1pm to 3pm ( French )

Cost: $10 adult, $5 child. Registration Required.

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://morganarboretum.org/upcoming-events.html

Montreal Dog Fest

The 1st Annual Dog Fest Montreal, a celebration of all things canine for dog lovers and dog owners from across the city and around the province.

There will be obstacle courses and competitions, presentations by local merchants and manufacturers of dog toys, dog treats, dog food and care products, dog beauty salons, everything dogs and their humans could ever want!

Where: Esplanade Du Centenaire De Canal Lachine
Pitt St. & St-Patrick St.
Lachine

Time: 10am to 6pm

Cost: $10 online, $15 at the door

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://dogfestmontreal.com

Origami-Mania

Take part in a colourful workshop where you will learn the ancient art of paper folding.

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 12 yrs old

Additional Info: http://bit.ly/2cR5xrQ

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 3:30pm

Ages: All ages

Cost: free

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