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This Saturday March 4th is Customer appreciation day at Baskin Robins in Kirkland.

The Kirkland location and its newest franchisee, Feng Jiang, will welcome friends and neighbours on Saturday, March 4 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. for Customer Appreciation Day as a token of their gratitude to the community! Invite your friends and loved ones for this special event, during which Baskin-Robbins will be offering 31 cent junior scoops to all. Grab the kids and let’s ring in spring with a nice Ice Cream treat this saturday in Kirkland.

Community party with entertainment, and promotions for the entire family to enjoy, including 31 cent junior scoops!

Baskin-Robbins

2752 Boulevard Saint-Charles,

Kirkland, QC H9H 3B6

We 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, January 20:

Mammouth Village

Located on the Esplanade Sun Life Financial, at the foot of the Olympic Stadium, this site allows visitors to enjoy the winter day and night. Among the main attractions of the Mammouth Village, there is a skating rink respecting NHL dimensions, a slide of more than 24 meters and a restaurant area with a bar and two restaurants designed specifically for the site. With relaxation areas heated and DJ, the Village will certainly be a fixture in the city!

Where: Parc Olympique, 4141 ave. Pierre de Coubertin, Montreal

Ages: All ages

Time: 4pm to 10 pm

Cost: Various prices check the website.

Additional Info.: www.villagemammouth.com

Raise a Food Lover: Passport to Canada

In this interactive, hands-on class, our Instructor and In-Store Dietitian will serve as tour guides as you and your children explore a new region of the world each month! Families will learn to cook regionally influenced dishes while learning about a new destination, it’s culture and sample some foods unique to the region. Your family will leave the class with an excitement for new foods, plus the knowledge and skills to tackle meal-time with a love of food in mind.

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

Where: Provigo Le Marche Kirkland

Time: 5:30pm – 7:00pm

Cost: $15 per person (adult or child) (Each child must be accompanied by an adult).

Age: 6-11yrs old

Additional Info: http://bit.ly/2jUKsA6

Raise a Food Lover: Passport to Mexico

In this interactive, hands-on class, our Instructor and In-Store Dietitian will serve as tour guides as you and your children explore a new region of the world each month! Families will learn to cook regionally influenced dishes while learning about a new destination, it’s culture and sample some foods unique to the region. Your family will leave the class with an excitement for new foods, plus the knowledge and skills to tackle meal-time with a love of food in mind.

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

Where: Provigo Le Marche Pierrefonds

Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm

Cost: $15 per person (adult or child) (Each child must be accompanied by an adult).

Age: 6-11yrs old

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

SnowFest St.Lazare : Cross-country skiing and snowshoeing under the stars

Free access for residents. Fees apply for non-residents for access to cross-country trails and snow tubing. Free hot chocolate and bar/snack service ($).

Online registration required

Where: Parc nature les Forestiers, 2800, chemin Lotbinière, Saint-Lazare

Time: 7:00pm

Cost: Free admission for residents. Cost for some activities and food

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.ville.saint-lazare.qc.ca/en/fetedesneiges

SnowFest St.Lazare : Teen Dance

For Grade 7 and 8 high school students.

Where: Community Centre, 1301 Du Bois Street, St.Lazare

Time: 7:00pm – 10:00pm

Cost: $1.00

Age: Grade 7 and 8 students

Additional Info: http://www.ville.saint-lazare.qc.ca/en/fetedesneiges

Saturday, January 21:

SnowFest St.Lazare

The ‘Service des loisirs et de la vie communautaire’  is offering its residents the opportunity the get the most of winter during the Snow Fest!

Many activities for the whole family, including;

– Cross-country skiing challenge (for 4 to 15 year olds)

– On-ice challenge (for 6 to 21 year olds)

– Skating, ATV rides, dog-sledding rides, snowshoeing, tubing

Please consult the SnowFest website to see details and times of all events.

Where: Parc nature les Forestiers, 2800, chemin Lotbinière, Saint-Lazare

Time: 9:00am to 10:00pm

Cost: Free access for residents, but there are costs for certain activities

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.ville.saint-lazare.qc.ca/en/fetedesneiges

Good Start Gluten-Free Breakfast

In this class you’ll work with your youngster to create a gluten-free breakfast featuring tasty Sausage & Egg Cups, and a refreshing Berry & Chopped Fruit Salad.

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

Where: Provigo Le Marche Vaudreuil-Dorion

Time: 10:00am – 11:00am

Cost: $9.00 per person (Complimentary for Parent or Caregiver)

Age: 2-6 years old

Additonal Info: http://bit.ly/2jYmOTq

Fetes Des Neiges

Montreal’s Annual winter festival! It runs for four weekends and includes activities such as tube sliding, a super ice slide, dog-sled rides, zip-lining, skating, a ferris wheel, fun entertainment with great characters, and much, much more for the entire family.

Where: Parc Jean-Drapeau

Time: 10:00am to 8:00pm

Cost: Entrance is free, but there are costs for certain activities

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://bit.ly/1wzAq1i

Saturday Morning Storytime

This parent-child activity introduces youngsters to the joys of reading. Fun and simple stories with rhymes and songs with Madame Plume, followed by a colouring activity.  No registration required. First come, first served.

Where: Kirkland Municipal Library, 17100 Hymus Blvd, Kirkland

Time: 11:00am – 11:45am

Cost: Free

Age: 2-5yrs old

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

Cineplex Family Favourites

This week’s movie is: Angry Birds

Where: Cineplex Kirkland

Time: 11:00am

Cost: $2.99

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.cineplex.com/Events/FamilyFavourites

Mammouth Village

Located on the Esplanade Sun Life Financial, at the foot of the Olympic Stadium, this site allows visitors to enjoy the winter day and night. Among the main attractions of the Mammouth Village, there is a skating rink respecting NHL dimensions, a slide of more than 24 meters and a restaurant area with a bar and two restaurants designed specifically for the site. With relaxation areas heated and DJ, the Village will certainly be a fixture in the city!

Where: Parc Olympique, 4141 ave. Pierre de Coubertin, Montreal

Ages: All ages

Time: 11am to 10 pm

Cost: Various prices check the website.

Additional Info.: www.villagemammouth.com

Winter Ice Breaker

Celebrate winter with your family and enjoy a pre-novice hockey games, ice sculpting, taffy on the snow ($), dog-sled rides, horse wagon rides, inflatables, music, BBQ ($), s’mores and hot chocolate.

Where: Northview Park, 111 Viking Ave., Pointe Claire

Ages: All ages

Time: 11am to 3 pm

Cost: Free admission

Additional Info.: http://www.pointe-claire.ca/fr/

Family Skate Night

 The rink is open and families are invited to spend an evening skating. A helmet is compulsory for ages 13 & under.

Where: McGilll Arena
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

Sunday, January 22:

Raise a Food Lover: Passport to Mexico

In this interactive, hands-on class, our Instructor and In-Store Dietitian will serve as tour guides as you and your children explore a new region of the world each month! Families will learn to cook regionally influenced dishes while learning about a new destination, it’s culture and sample some foods unique to the region. Your family will leave the class with an excitement for new foods, plus the knowledge and skills to tackle meal-time with a love of food in mind.

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

Where: Provigo Le Marche Vaudreuil-Dorion

Time: 10:00am – 12:00pm

Cost: $15 per person (adult or child) (Each child must be accompanied by an adult).

Age: 6-11yrs old

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

Fetes Des Neiges

Montreal’s Annual winter festival! It runs for four weekends and includes activities such as tube sliding, a super ice slide, dog-sled rides, zip-lining, skating, a ferris wheel, fun entertainment with great characters, and much, much more for the entire family.

Where: Parc Jean-Drapeau

Time: 10:00 am to 5:00 pm

Cost: Entrance is free, but there are costs for certain activities

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://bit.ly/1wzAq1i

MAMMOUTH VILLAGE

Located on the Esplanade Sun Life Financial, at the foot of the Olympic Stadium, this site allows visitors to enjoy the winter day and night. Among the main attractions of the Mammouth Village , there is a skating rink respecting NHL dimensions, a slide of more than 24 meters and a restaurant area with a bar and two restaurants designed specifically for the site. With relaxation areas heated and DJ, the Village will certainly be a fixture in the city!

Where: Parc Olympique, 4141 ave. Pierre de Coubertin, Montreal

Time: 11:00 am to 8:00 pm

Cost: Various prices check the website.

Age: All ages

Additional Info: www.villagemammouth.com

Musical Theatre: Pipito Time

Come on down and step on up! It’s time to sing, it’s time to dance, it’s time for fun with Felipe and Meg!

Sing along and dance along to old children’s classics and some new exciting favourties in this interactive show.

Where: Kirkland Sports Complex, 16950 Hymus Blvd.,Kirkland.

Time: 11:00am – 11:45am

Cost: Free. Space is limited, first come, first served.

Age: 3 & up

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

Nature Activity: Winter Trees

Join an educator-naturalist from GUEPE and learn about the life cycle of trees and how to identify them during the winter by looking at twigs, bark and buds. 

Where: Cap St.Jacques Nature Park, 20099 Gouin Blvd. W., Pierrefonds

Time: 12:00pm – 4:00pm

Cost: Free

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://guepe.qc.ca/

Salty Science Workshop

Kids can try out a variety of fun scientific experiments.

Advanced registration and library card are required.

Where: Beaconsfield Library, 303 Beaconsfield Blvd., Beaconsfield

Time: 2:00pm – 3:00pm

Cost: Free for library members.

Age: 6-12 years old

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

Educazoo Workshop

During this presentation kids and adults will have the chance to see various domestic and exotic animal species. As part of the activity, participants will have the chance to handle some of the animals.

Space is limited. Registration required.

Where: Paul-Emile-Lepine Community Centre, 150 Perrot Blvd.,Ile Perrot

Time: 2:00pm

Cost: Free (registration required)

Age: 3-13, with a parent/caregiver

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

Enter for a chance to win 2 passes to the Montreal Premiere of Rogue One: A Star Wars Story  on December 14th at 7:10pm at ScotiaBank Theatre Downtown.

From Lucasfilm comes the first of the Star Wars standalone films, “Rogue One: A Star Wars Story,” an all-new epic adventure. In a time of conflict, a group of unlikely heroes band together on a mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire’s ultimate weapon of destruction. This key event in the Star Wars timeline brings together ordinary people who choose to do extraordinary things, and in doing so, become part of something greater than themselves.

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Fill out the form below. You must be a Quebec resident to enter. Contest closes on December 12th.

ROGUE ONE: A STAR WARS STORY IS IN THEATRES DECEMBER 16TH

 

 

Contest is now closed.

 

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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 25:

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

Holiday Book & Toy Fair

First annual holiday book & toy fair with a great selection of English & French books for children & adults, and unique toy & gift ideas. There will also be a local authors meet & greet, prizes to be won. Children will be entertained by activities, costumed characters and visits from Snow White and Clifford the Big Red Dog.

Where: Hampton Inn & Suites Dorval, 1900 Autoroute Transcanadienne, Dorval

Time: 12pm to 8pm

Cost: Free admision

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://bit.ly/2f4Zp0y

Join the Xmas Ride

See model trains, Christmas trees decorated by children, enjoy some sweets and listen to holiday stories.

Where: Dorval Museum of Local History & Heritage, 1850 Lakeshore Dr.,Dorval

Time: 1pm to 4:30pm

Cost: Free admission

Ages: All ages

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

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

Go Christmas Tree Crazy at Plaza Pointe Claire

The Plaza and West Island Community Shares are going Christmas tree crazy! Join us at Plaza Pointe Claire Friday, November 25th from 4 to 7pm. Vote for your favourite tree and see what surprises await you.Then, join us and the Pointe Claire City Councillors at our tree lighting ceremony and enjoy a cup of hot cider and cookies.

Where: Plaza Pointe Claire- 269 blvd Saint-jean Pointe Claire

Time: 4pm to 7pm

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1871589646393384/

Over the Top Tacos

Kids love hand held foods, and tacos are one of the tastiest and most versatile. In this creative, fun-filled class we’ll help your little ones take tacos to the next level, as they create Taco-Stuffed Pizza Rolls; Taco Stuffed-Mini Peppers; Fish Tacos with Sweet Corn Salsa; and scrumptious Dessert Tacos with Strawberries.

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

Where: Provigo Le Marche Kirkland

Time: 5:30pm to 7:00 pm

Ages: 6 to 11  yrs old

Cost: $15 per person

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

Write a Letter to Santa

Families are invited to the library where volunteers will be on hand to help children write their letter to Santa Claus. All material provided.

Library membership required. Registration required.

Where: Guy-Godin Library, 120 Perrot Blvd.,Ile Perrot

Time: 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Ages: All ages

Cost: FREE for library members. Registration required

Additional Info: http://www.ile-perrot.qc.ca

Pyjama Stories and Crafts

Put on your pyjamas and join a storyteller for an evening of favourite stories, rhymes, and delightful crafts.

Space is limited; advance registration required.

Where: Dorval Library, 1401 Lakeshore Rd., Dorval

Time: 6:30 to 7:30

Ages: All ages

Cost: FREE for library members. Registration required

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

Saturday, November 26:

Westwood Craft Fair

Come to Westwood for a gym full of crafters and artisans’ creations including jewelry, woolen and hand-sewn clothes, pottery and much more.

Win fabulous prizes at our huge raffle table.

Lunch and refreshments are available for purchase.

Where: Westwood High School, Junior Campus, 2800 Rue du Bordelais. St. Lazare

Time: 10am to 3pm

Cost: Free admission

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.facebook.com/events/1660330337618069/

Hudson Christmas Craft Show

This juried craft show will host about 25 local Artisans. Each one specifically chosen to represent their catagory. One of the truly amazing features of this show is that is it the one stop shop for everything local. From food to wood decor, hand crafted jewellery to Holiday wreaths, hand sewn baby items to pottery and of course, Susan’s wonderfully popular hand sewn pyjamas.

Where: 394 Main St. Hudson

Time: 10am to 4pm

Cost: Free admission

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/506811372850666/

Pointe Claire Artisan Fair

Forty juried artisans offering original creations: jewelry, wooden objects, clothing, and more. You can also visit our tea salon and tots to tweens holiday boutique.

Where: Stewart Hall Cultural Centre, 176 Lakeshore Rd.,Pointe-Claire

Time: 10am to 5pm

Cost: Free admission

Ages: All ages

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

Marche de Noel

Marche des Saveurs hosts its first annual Christmas Fair with a variety of local artisans and products. A great weekend to buy special holiday food and discover a multitude of gift ideas.

Where: Paul-Emile-Lepine Community Centre, 150 Perrot Blvd., Ile Perrot

Time: 10am to 4pm

Cost: Free Admission

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.marchedessaveurs.com/

Build a Christmas Ornament at Home Depot

Kids will learn how to build a Christmas Picture Frame Ornament with easy to follow step-by-step instructions.

Registration required. Choose the Home Depot location nearest you.

Where: Various Home Depot Locations

Time: 10am to 12pm

Cost: Free

Ages: 5 to 12yrs

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

Holiday Book & Toy Fair

First annual holiday book & toy fair with a great selection of English & French books for children & adults, and unique toy & gift ideas. There will also be a local authors meet & greet, prizes to be won. Children will be entertained by activities, costumed characters and visits from Snow White and Clifford the Big Red Dog.

Where: Hampton Inn & Suites Dorval, 1900 Autoroute Transcanadienne, Dorval

Time: 10am to 9pm

Cost: Free admision

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1499551476728277/?active_tab=discussion

Turkey-Licious Breakfast

This fun-filled class is sure to have your little ones laughing as we work with them to create a “turkey” breakfast that’s actually turkey-free. Their tasty turkey-like treats will include gobble-worthy Turkey-Shaped Pancakes with Scrambled Eggs & Bacon “feathers”; a refreshing and beautifully presented Fanned Turkey-Tail Fruit Salad with Yogurt; and scrumptious Turkey-Decorated Cake Pops.

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

CINEPLEX FAMILY FAVORITES

This week’s Movie is: Home Alone

Where: Cineplex Kirkland

Ages: Rated PG

Time: 11 am

Cost: $2.99

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

Santa’s Arrival at Les Jardins Dorval

Help greet Santa to the Magic Kingdom with many fun activities. There will be a a holiday show (popcorn will be served), face painting, a magician, balloon sculptors, and more (SAQ hallway).

The Christmas Train is also back during Santa’s hours.

Where: Les Jardins Dorval, 352 Dorval Ave., Dorval

Time: 11am to 4pm

Cost: Free entrance

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.lesjardinsdorval.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/

Santa’s Arrival to Les Avenues Vaudreuil

Rain or shine, Santa Claus is coming to Avenue Mode on Saturday, November 26th from 12 to 5 PM! He’ll be arriving on his sleigh with his elfs and a bag full of presents and surprises!

Yup! Santa will distribute free gifts to kids that will come and meet him! Parade, marching band, animation, crafts and more!

Parents, what a wonderful way to start your Christmas Shopping at Avenue Mode’s Black Friday week-end!

Where: 3120, boulevard de la Gare (Near HomeSense), Vaudreuil-Dorion

Time: 12pm to 5pm

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1181135001968111/

Join the Xmas Ride

See model trains, Christmas trees decorated by children, enjoy some sweets and listen to holiday stories.

Where: Dorval Museum of Local History & Heritage, 1850 Lakeshore Dr.,Dorval

Time: 1pm to 4:30pm

Cost: Free admission

Ages: All ages

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

Write a Letter to Santa

Families are invited to the library where volunteers will be on hand to help children write their letter to Santa Claus. All material provided.

Library membership required. Registration required.

Where: Guy-Godin Library, 120 Perrot Blvd.,Ile Perrot

Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Ages: All ages

Cost: FREE for library members. Registration required

Additional Info: http://www.ile-perrot.qc.ca

Light up the Village

Enjoy caleche rides, inflatable games and free hot chocolate (1 p.m. to 5 p.m.), a special choir performance (3:30 p.m.), a fire show (4:30 p.m.), and lighting of the Christmas tree at the corner of Ste. Anne and Lakeshore (5 p.m.).

Where: Pointe Claire Village Bord du Lac (between Cartier and Golf Ave.)

Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Ages: All ages

Cost: Free

Additional Info: http://www.pointe-claire.ca/en/calendar/light-up-the-village

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/

CP Holiday Train

The CP Holiday Train is North America’s longest rolling food bank fundraiser and since it started in 1999, the program has raised close to $9.5 million and 3.3 million pounds of food. Over the three weeks of the program, musicians will play more than 150 concerts from a boxcar that has been turned into a traveling stage.

The concerts are free, but visitors are encourage to bring a donation for a local food bank — either a non-perishable food item or a cash donation. All contributions will stay in your community.

Don’t be late. Be sure to be there when the train pulls into the station all lit up – it’s an amazing sight!

Where: Beaconsfield Train Station, 104 Elm St., Beaconsfield

Time: 8pm

Cost: Free

Ages: All agees

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/253946141669060/

Sunday, November 27:

Westwood Craft Fair

Come to Westwood for a gym full of crafters and artisans’ creations including jewelry, woolen and hand-sewn clothes, pottery and much more.

Win fabulous prizes at our huge raffle table.

Lunch and refreshments are available for purchase.

Where: Westwood High School, Junior Campus, 2800 Rue du Bordelais. St. Lazare

Time: 10am to 3pm

Cost: Free admission

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.facebook.com/events/1660330337618069/

Holiday Book & Toy Fair

First annual holiday book & toy fair with a great selection of English & French books for children & adults, and unique toy & gift ideas. There will also be a local authors meet & greet, prizes to be won. Children will be entertained by activities, costumed characters and visits from Snow White and Clifford the Big Red Dog.

Where: Hampton Inn & Suites Dorval, 1900 Autoroute Transcanadienne, Dorval

Time: 10am to 5pm

Cost: Free admision

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1499551476728277/?active_tab=discussion

Marche de Noel

Marche des Saveurs hosts its first annual Christmas Fair with a variety of local artisans and products. A great weekend to buy special holiday food and discover a multitude of gift ideas.

Where: Paul-Emile-Lepine Community Centre, 150 Perrot Blvd., Ile Perrot

Time: 10am to 4pm

Cost: Free Admission

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.marchedessaveurs.com/

Join the Christmas Ride

See model trains, Christmas trees decorated by children, enjoy some sweets and listen to holiday stories.

Where: Dorval Museum of Local History & Heritage, 1850 Lakeshore Dr.,Dorval

Time:1pm to 4:30pm

Cost: Free admision

Ages: All ages

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

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/

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 18:

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

Join the Christmas Ride

See model trains, Christmas trees decorated by children, enjoy some sweets and listen to holiday stories.

Where: Dorval Museum of Local History & Heritage, 1850 Lakeshore Dr.,Dorval

Time:1pm to 4:30pm

Cost: Free admision

Ages: All ages

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

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

Mexican Flavour Fiesta

Most kids are quickly drawn to Mexican cuisine because of its bright colours, fabulous flavours and delightful aromas! Today we invite you and your little one to join us for a fun-filled fiesta where you’ll create Mini Fajita Wraps with Sour Cream Dip and delectable Baked Churros (Mexican-style donuts).

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/

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

Ages: 9 to 12

Cost: FREE for library members. Registration required

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

Saturday, November 19:

Santa Arrives at Fairview Shopping Center

The man in red is back in town and he can’t wait to see you again! Come see Santa while he’s visiting from the North Pole and have your picture taken together. And be sure to book online so that you can skip the lineup.

A Visit with Santa is FREE, picture prices vary depending on the package purchased.

All proceeds from A Visit with Santa will go to The Children’s Wish Foundation.

Where: Fairview Shopping Center, 6801 Trans Canada Highway, Pointe Claire

Time: 9am to 4:30pm

Cost: FREE to visit. Cost for photos

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://bit.ly/2f2uW1a

St. Edmund Holiday Fair

Fun day for the whole family!

Local artisans are set up in the gym for your holiday shopping, while the kids will be entertained for hours with fun games and silly prizes on the second floor. Santa will be stopping by for a photo op and you can grab a bite to eat at the bake sale or lunch cafe.

Entrance is free. Unlimited access to kids games and prizes is $10.

Where: St. Edmund Elementary,115 Beaconsfield Blvd.,Beaconsfield

Time: 10:00am to 3pm

Cost: Free Entrance

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/356569238009800/

Merry Noel Artisans Fair

An exhibition of 40 juried crafters – decorative painting, jewelry, photography, woodworking, fused glass, sewing, knitting, crocheting, animal products, greeting cards, chocolatier, soaps and much more.

Local charity SPCA Ouest de L’ile to benefit.

Where: Centre Sportif Multisports, 3093 de la Gare Blvd. 2nd floor, Vaudreuil-Dorion

Time: 10am to 4pm

Cost: Free admission

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1733673473550196/

Dollard Centre for the Arts Craft Show

An exhibition and sale by over 80 artisans and 30 artists!
Recycled leather handbags and fur accessories, clothing made from bamboo, crocheted and beaded jewelry, magical wands and fairy dolls, warm woolen mittens, as well as fabulous fudge, artisanal teas, pies and yummy dog cookies.

Don’t forget to take a break in the Tea Room organized by the West Island Black Community Association and pick up some deliciously decorated cupcakes from the West Island Cake Club.

Free parking available.

Where: Dollard Civic Centre, 12001 de SalaberryD.D.O.

Time: 10am to 4pm

Cost: Free admission

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.dollardartcentre.com

Edgewater Craft Fair

Edgewater’s Home & School Association will be holding their ANNUAL CRAFT FAIR. Lots of artisans, vendors and activities for the whole family.

Fun-filled day will include:
– Over 50 artisans and vendors, one of which will be bringing a face painter
– Kids Activities including Bingo and Christmas crafts
– 2 Professional photographers from ADAM&KOOKS will be there to take great photos for your Holiday cards
– Catering with a carribean twist by GOURMET BY DESIGN
This will include both traditional options as well as some caribbean flavour, so come out and try their chicken sliders, jamaican patties and jerk chicken!!!
– Raffle Table: We have over 30 prizes for our raffle table so far! Want to win some hockey tickets? How about an aquarium starter kit or gift certificates for a multitude of spas, stores, activities and MUCH MORE!!!
– Bake Sale
– Used Book Sale

Where: Edgewater School, 220 Cardinal Leger, Pincourt

Time: 10am to 3pm

Cost: Free admission

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1285252324842023/

St.Michael & all Angels Christmas Emporium

Come and join us for our annual Christmas Emporium. Vendors, bake table, soup lunch, Jarbola, face painting, manicures, mini-massage and more !!

Where: St. Michael & all angels Church, 15556 Cabot St. Pierrefonds

Time: 10am to 3pm

Cost: Free admission

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/1620694078222975/

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

CINEPLEX FAMILY FAVORITES

This week’s Movie is: The Secret Life of Pets

Where: Cineplex Kirkland

Ages: Rated PG

Time: 11 am

Cost: $2.99

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

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/

The Santa Clause Parade Downtown

The most popular Christmas event in Quebec. A not-to-miss kick-off of the Holiday festivities, the parade has become a genuine tradition.

The Montreal Santa Claus parade will amaze, tickle the senses, bring back precious childhood memories for some and create keepsakes for others, in a unique ambiance all along the way. The Santa Claus parade gives the opportunity to children, teenagers and parents to relive the joys surrounding the preparations of that magical celebration. In that spirit, the crowd will feverishly attend to welcome Santa Claus with immense joy.

Presented by Destination centre-ville, the Santa Claus parade will exhibit some twenty large floats as well as a thousand singers, dancers and street performers.

Where: Ste. Catherine St.
between du Fort and St. Urbain
Montreal,

Time: 11am

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.destinationcentreville.com/en/santa-claus-parade

Join the Christmas Ride

See model trains, Christmas trees decorated by children, enjoy some sweets and listen to holiday stories.

Where: Dorval Museum of Local History & Heritage, 1850 Lakeshore Dr.,Dorval

Time:1pm to 4:30pm

Cost: Free admision

Ages: All ages

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

Zig Zag Zoo 10th Anniversary Party

Help ZigZagZoo celebrate it’s 10th anniversary. There will be many activities, door prizes, gifts, etc.

Where: Zigzagzoo, 980 St.Charles Ave., Vaudreuil-Dorion

Time: 2pm to 4pm

Cost: Adults $5, children 3-12 $10, ages 1-2 $8, ages 6-11 months $1

Ages: 12 and under

Additional Infohttp://www.zigzagzoo.ca

PARENTS NIGHT OUT

Need a night out without the kids? Drop them off at My Gym and enjoy a quiet evening while your kids are having fun.

Where: My Gym West Island, 2355-D TransCanada, Pointe-Claire

Ages: 3-10

Time: 6:15 pm to 10:15 pm

Cost: $25 per child, $21.25 for siblings

Additional Info.: 514-695-7562

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 20:

Dollard Centre for the Arts Craft Show

An exhibition and sale by over 80 artisans and 30 artists!
Recycled leather handbags and fur accessories, clothing made from bamboo, crocheted and beaded jewelry, magical wands and fairy dolls, warm woolen mittens, as well as fabulous fudge, artisanal teas, pies and yummy dog cookies.

Don’t forget to take a break in the Tea Room organized by the West Island Black Community Association and pick up some deliciously decorated cupcakes from the West Island Cake Club.

Free parking available.

Where: Dollard Civic Centre, 12001 de SalaberryD.D.O.

Time: 10am to 4pm

Cost: Free admission

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.dollardartcentre.com

AVH Christmas Bazaar

Come discover a Christmas Bazaar which will feature German specialties, arts & crafts, handmade gifts, live entertainment and activities for the kids.

Where: Alexander von Humboldt German International School
216 Victoria Dr.
Baie d’Urfe

Time: 10am to 4pm

Cost: Free admission

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.avh.montreal.qc.ca

Join the Christmas Ride

See model trains, Christmas trees decorated by children, enjoy some sweets and listen to holiday stories.

Where: Dorval Museum of Local History & Heritage, 1850 Lakeshore Dr.,Dorval

Time:1pm to 4:30pm

Cost: Free admision

Ages: All ages

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

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/