Weekly Activities

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March Break is upon us, are you looking for something to do with the kids? If so, we’ve gathered a bunch of information for you! Here are links to all the local activities that will be taking place throughout the West Island:

Chapters Pointe Claire

Lots of fun activities happening over at Chapters Pointe Claire during March Break.

Each event will start at 11am and last until the activities run their courses. Parents should always call the store in advance to signup their kids to the activities as they will have limited space for all of them.

 

Monday March 6th: Qixels Craft and Games!

Tuesday March 7th: Klutz arts and crafts!

Wednesday March 8th: Board Games and Shopkins day!

Thursday March 9th: Dr. Seuss and animal day!

Friday March 10th: Kitchen fun with Playd’oh!

Click here to see all the events listed.

 

OTHER ACTIVITIES:

 

You will find below a list of other places you can visit to keep yourself busy in and outside of the West Island:

 

West Island:

Ecomuseum Zoo

21125 Chemin Ste-Marie

Sainte-Anne-de-Bellevue

ZigZagZoo

980 ave. St-Charles

Vaudreuil-Dorion

Bricolo Café Céramique

1001 Emile-Bouchard

Vaudreuil-Dorion

WooHoo

25 blvd. Cité des Jeunes

Vaudreuil-Dorion

Artista

15757 blvd. Pierrefonds

Pierrefonds

Skytag

77 blvd. Brunswick

DDO

Centre D’amusement Lapins Cretins

2315-H Trans Canadienne

Pointe Claire

 

Further Out:

Granby Zoo

1050 Boulevard David Bouchard Nord

Granby

Atrium 1000

1000 Rue de la Gauchetière Ouest

Montreal

Village du Pere Noel

987 Morin St.

Val-David

Espace Pour la Vie

4777, avenue Pierre-De Coubertin

Montreal

Montreal Science Centre

2 Rue de la Commune Ouest

Montreal

Montreal Children’s Museum

3802 Curé-Labelle blvd.

Chomedey, Laval

Aquadome

1411 Rue Lapierre

Lasalle

iSaute

2045 Boulevard Dagenais Ouest

Laval

Disney on Ice: Follow your Heart

From March 9th to 12th

Bell Centre, Montreal

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, February 24:

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 is required.

Where: Dorval Library, 1401 Lakeshore Rd., Dorval.

Time: 10:15am to 11:00am

Cost: Free for library members and $3 for non-members

Age: 18mths and under with parent/caregiver

Additional Info: http://bit.ly/2iT3OW9

Storytime at Le Nichoir

Come to Le Nichoir Wild Bird Conservation Centre to spend an hour with one of our biologists for Storytime, a fun activity for 3-6 year old children. The activity includes a book read aloud animated with bird puppets, a craft and a short visit of the Centre or introduction about bird rehabilitation. Reservation required.

Where: Le Nichoir, 637 Main, Hudson, Qc, J0P 1H0

Time: 10:30 to 11:30

Age: 3 to 6

Price: 5$ per child

Additional Info:  

Expo for Kids: The Size of Ideas

How does an artwork take form? From the original spark to public presentation, kids will learn about the various stages of the creative process through the work of Randall Anderson. A father, educator and teacher, Anderson is a multidisciplinary artist who is influenced by the world of childhood. His artworks, which are both fun and educational, reflect the accuracy of his observations.

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

Time: 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Cost: Free

Age: 5yrs old and up

Additional Info:  http://www.pointe-claire.ca/en/calendar/the-size-of-ideas/

Tales N’ Tunes

Discover the magic of words and reading through stories, songs and crafts.This activity runs weekly, every Friday, from January 27th to May 5th . (No class March 10th and April 14th )

Library membership and registration required.

Where: Pointe Claire Library (Valois branch) 68 Prince Edward Ave., Pointe-Claire.

Time: 1:15pm to 2:00pm

Cost: FREE for library members.

Age: 2 to 5yrs old, with parent/caregiver

Additional Info: http://biblio.pointe-claire.ca/home/kidzone/programs-for-children.dot

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: 4pm to 10 pm

Cost: Various prices check the website.

Age: All ages

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

Fun at the Circus Cooking Class

A circus is the classic childhood form of entertainment, and one of the main elements of the circus experience is the carnival-style food. We invite you and your little chef to join us under the cooking school big top today to have fun creating tasty Baked Corn Dogs on a Stick and delectable Clown-Decorated Cupcakes. Please be advised that Cooking Schools are not allergy-free zones.

Where: Provigo Le Marche Kirkland

Time: 5:30pm to 6:30pm

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

Age: 2 to 6yrs old

Additional Infohttp://bit.ly/2meJ4oR

Minecraft Game Night

Everyone is welcome to come play from Minecraft Beginner to Minecraft Pro. Come and make it through your first night in survival mode, try some PvP, attempt new builds in Creative Mode and show off your coolest designs.
Places are limited. Library membership and registration is required.

Where: Dollard-des-Ormeaux Library, 12001 de Salaberry Blvd., DDO

Time: 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Cost: Free for library members

Age: 9 to 12 years old

Additional Infohttp://www.ville.ddo.qc.ca/en/default.asp?contentID=45

Saturday, February 25:

Maple Syrup Experience at Quinn Farm

Take a tractor and wagon ride and learn about how Maple Syrup is produced and on your return enjoy one stick of Maple Taffy on snow. Afterward, visit the animal barn and play yard.

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

Time: 10:00am to 3:00pm

Cost: $2 per person (2 years and over) for the admission, and $7 per person (2 years and over) to participate in the activity.

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.quinnfarm.qc.ca/maple-syrup-experience.html

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: 11:00am to 10:00 pm

Cost: Various prices check the website.

Age: All ages

Additional Info: www.villagemammouth.com

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 coloring activity. No registration required. First come first served!

Where: Kirkland Municipal Library, 17100 Hymus Blvd., Kirkland

Time: 11:00am to 11:45am

Cost: Free

Age: 2 to 5 years old

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

Cineplex Family Favorites

This week’s movie is “Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadow”

Where: Cineplex Kirkland

Time: 11:00am

Cost: $2.99

Age: All ages

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

Nature Activity : Animals of Quebec

Join an educator-naturalist from GUEPE and learn more about the animals that live in the park. You will be able to see and touch objects related to these animals, such as furs, skulls, and footprints.

Where: Bois de Liesse Nature Park, 3555 Douglas-B-Floreani Blvd, Pierrefonds

Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Cost: Free

Age: All ages

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

Expo for Kids: The Size of Ideas

How does an artwork take form? From the original spark to public presentation, kids will learn about the various stages of the creative process through the work of Randall Anderson. A father, educator and teacher, Anderson is a multidisciplinary artist who is influenced by the world of childhood. His artworks, which are both fun and educational, reflect the accuracy of his observations.

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

Time: 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Cost: Free

Age: 5yrs old and up

Additional Info: http://www.pointe-claire.ca/en/calendar/the-size-of-ideas/

West Island Art Hive

A community art studio that offers the public an opportunity to create, connect, collaborate.

This non-profit program provides a space and art supplies for people of all ages to come together and express themselves in various forms of art.

This is not an art course with instruction but, instead, an opportunity for children, teens, parents, grandparents and groups to spend the afternoon creating together, letting their imaginations run free, in a welcoming environment that fosters community amongst artists of all ages and skills levels.

Where: Lakeside Heights Baptist Church, 275 Braebrook, Pointe Claire

Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Cost: Free

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.lakesideheights.org/west-island-art-hive/

Family Board Games

Show your child that you can have fun without screens. Library membership and registration required.

Where: Dollard-des-Ormeaux Library, 12001 de Salaberry Blvd, DDO

Time: 1:30pm

Cost: Free for library members

Age: 6yrs old and up

Additional Info: http://city.ddo.qc.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.

Where: McGilll Arena, Macdonald Campus, McGill University, 2111, Ste. Anne de Bellevue

Time: 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Cost: FREE with Carte Loisirs, $2-$3 without Carte Loisirs

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.ville.sainte-anne-de-bellevue.qc.ca/en

Sunday, February 26:

The “Briefcase Dance” Workshop

Come learn this exciting Dance created by Kerwin Barrington, inspired by the famous dance piece JOE by Jean-Pierre Perrault. In this full day workshop participants will learn about rhythm and form by practising dance phrases from the original piece. They will then explore and become familiar with the prop of a briefcase through authentic movement and play.

Where: Hudson Village Theatre, 28 Wharf Rd., Hudson

Time: 9:30am to 5:00pm

Cost: $20

Age: 10yrs old and up

Additional Info: http://villagetheatre.ca/events/the-briefcase-dance-workshop/

 

 

Maple Syrup Experience at Quinn Farm

Take a tractor and wagon ride and learn about how Maple Syrup is produced and on your return enjoy one stick of Maple Taffy on snow. Afterward, visit the animal barn and play yard.

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

Time: 10:00am to 3:00pm

Cost: $2 per person (2 years and over) for the admission, and $7 per person (2 years and over) to participate in the activity.

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.quinnfarm.qc.ca/maple-syrup-experience.html

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: 11:00am to 8:00pm

Cost: Various prices check the website.

Age: All ages

Additional Info: www.villagemammouth.com

 

Expo for Kids: The Size of Ideas

How does an artwork take form? From the original spark to public presentation, kids will learn about the various stages of the creative process through the work of Randall Anderson. A father, educator and teacher, Anderson is a multidisciplinary artist who is influenced by the world of childhood. His artworks, which are both fun and educational, reflect the accuracy of his observations.

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

Time: 1:00pm to 5:00pm

Cost: Free

Age: 5yrs old and up

Additional Info: http://www.pointe-claire.ca/en/calendar/the-size-of-ideas/

 

CD Art

Children will make decorations out of used Cds using paint and eching techniques. Library membership and registration are required.

Where: Pointe Claire Library (main branch), 100 Douglas-Shand Ave., Pointe-Claire

Time: 1:30pm to 2:30pm in English, 3:00pm to 4:00pm in French

Cost: Free

Age: 7 to 12 yrs old

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

 

3D Crafts

Create colorful crafts using everyday objects. Library membership and registration are required.

Where: Beaconsfield Library, 303 Beaconsfield Blvd., Beaconsfield

Time: 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Cost: Free for library member

Age: 5 to 12 yrs old

Additional Info: http://beaconsfield.ca/

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, February 17:

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 is required.

Where: Dorval Library, 1401 Lakeshore Rd., Dorval.

Time: 10:15am to 11:00am

Cost: Free for library members and $3 for non-members

Age: 18mths and under with parent/caregiver

Additional Info: http://bit.ly/2iT3OW9

Tales N’ Tunes

Discover the magic of words and reading through stories, songs and crafts.This activity runs weekly, every Friday, from January 27th to May 5th . (No class March 10th and April 14th )

Library membership and registration required.

Where: Pointe Claire Library (Valois branch) 68 Prince Edward Ave., Pointe-Claire.

Time: 1:15pm to 2:00pm

Cost: FREE for library members.

Age: 2 to 5yrs old, with parent/caregiver

Additional Info: http://biblio.pointe-claire.ca/home/kidzone/programs-for-children.dot

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: 4pm to 10 pm

Cost: Various prices check the website.

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://villagemammouth.com

Minecraft Game Night

Come play Minecraft beginner to Minecraft Pro. Library membership and registration required.

Where: Dollard-des-Ormeaux Library
12001 de Salaberry Blvd.
D.D.O., QC  H9B 2A7

Time: 7pm

Cost: FREE for library members. Registration required

Ages: 9 to 12yrs old

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

Owl Prowl at the Morgan Arboretum

The Arboretum is the permanent home for 5 species of owls. Reports of sightings are made in all seasons and at all times of the day.

Bring your headlamps, flashlights and snowshoes and join Chris Cloutier as we venture off the beaten path to explore the darkest recesses of the Arboretum in search of these legendary and awe-inspiring birds.

Space is limited – please reserve your spot. 

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

Time: 8pm to 10:30pm

Cost: Adults $25, children $15 (reduced cost for members). Reservations required

Ages: 10 & up, with an adult

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

Saturday, February 18:

Weekly Story Time Club 

Little ones are invited to enjoy fun themes with bilingual stories, songs, and crafts.  Advance registration is required. Children under the age of 3 must be accompanied by an adult.

Where: Dorval Library, 1401 Lakeshore Rd., Dorval

Time: 10:15am to 11:00am

Cost: Free for library members and $3 for non-members

Age: 18 months to 5 years old, with a parent/caregiver

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

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: 11:00am to 10:00 pm

Cost: Various prices check the website.

Age: All ages

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

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 to 11:45am

Cost: Free

Age: 2 to 5 years old

Additional Infohttp://bit.ly/2itCFEN

Cineplex Family Favorites

This week’s movie is ‘MVP: Most Valuable Primate

Where: Cineplex Kirkland

Time: 11:00am

Cost: $2.99

Age: All ages

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

Expo for Kids: The Size of Ideas

How does an artwork take form? From the original spark to public presentation, kids will learn about the various stages of the creative process through the work of Randall Anderson. A father, educator and teacher, Anderson is a multidisciplinary artist who is influenced by the world of childhood. His artworks, which are both fun and educational, reflect the accuracy of his observations.

Daily from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. (open until 9 p.m. on Wednesdays and open at 9:30 a.m. on Saturdays)
Please call to confirm opening hours.

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

Time: 1pm to 5pm

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.pointe-claire.ca/en/calendrier/the-size-of-ideas/

Westisland Art Hive

A community art studio that offers the public an opportunity to create, connect, collaborate.

This non-profit program provides a space and art supplies for people of all ages to come together and express themselves in various forms of art.

This is not an art course with instruction but, instead, an opportunity for children, teens, parents, grandparents and groups to spend the afternoon creating together, letting their imaginations run free, in a welcoming environment that fosters community amongst artists of all ages and skills levels.

Where: Lakeside Heights Baptist Church, 275 Braebrook, Pointe Claire, QC

Time: 1pm to 4pm

Cost: Free

Ages: all ages

Additional Info: http://www.lakesideheights.org/west-island-art-hive/

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: 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Cost: FREE with Carte Loisirs, $2-$3 without Carte Loisirs

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.ville.sainte-anne-de-bellevue.qc.ca/en 

Sunday, February 19:

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: 11:00am to 8:00pm

Cost: Various prices check the website.

Age: All ages

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

Expo for Kids: The Size of Ideas

How does an artwork take form? From the original spark to public presentation, kids will learn about the various stages of the creative process through the work of Randall Anderson. A father, educator and teacher, Anderson is a multidisciplinary artist who is influenced by the world of childhood. His artworks, which are both fun and educational, reflect the accuracy of his observations.

Daily from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. (open until 9 p.m. on Wednesdays and open at 9:30 a.m. on Saturdays)
Please call to confirm opening hours.

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

Time: 1pm to 5pm

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.pointe-claire.ca/en/calendrier/the-size-of-ideas/

Science Workshop:Cosmology

In honour of the famous astronomer Nicolaus Copernicus, born on February 19, 1473, children will learn about planetary science, atmospheric science, astrobiology, and other space-related research.

Space is limited. Advance registration is required.

Where: Dorval Library
1401 Lakeshore Rd.
Dorval, QC

Time: 1:30 to 3:00pm

Cost: FREE for library members, $3 for non-members. Registration required

Ages: 7 and up

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

Crazy Science: Chemical Reactions

Kids can try out a variety of fun scientific experiments.

Advance registration and library card are required.

Where: Beaconsfield Library
303 Beaconsfield Blvd.
Beaconsfield, QC

Time: 2pm to 3pm

Cost: FREE for library members. Registration required

Ages: 6 to 12

Additional Info: http://bit.ly/2lOWJ6W

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, February 10:

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 is required.

Where: Dorval Library, 1401 Lakeshore Rd., Dorval.

Time: 10:15am to 11:00am

Cost: Free for library members and $3 for non-members

Age: 18mths and under with parent/caregiver

Additional Info: http://bit.ly/2iT3OW9

Tales N’ Tunes

Discover the magic of words and reading through stories, songs and crafts.This activity runs weekly, every Friday, from January 27th to May 5th . (No class March 10th and April 14th )

Library membership and registration required.

Where: Pointe Claire Library (Valois branch) 68 Prince Edward Ave., Pointe-Claire.

Time: 1:15pm to 2:00pm

Cost: FREE for library members.

Age: 2 to 5yrs old, with parent/caregiver

Additional Info: http://biblio.pointe-claire.ca/home/kidzone/programs-for-children.dot

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: 4pm to 10 pm

Cost: Various prices check the website.

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://villagemammouth.com

F4: Food, Fun & Family Fun

Why cook when you could enjoy a homemade meal, followed by a family movie and activities for the kids. Everyone is welcome.

Reservations are required. Book your space at cpuc.f4@gmail.com.

Where: Cedar Park United Church, 204 Lakeview,   Pointe-Claire, QC

Time:  5:30pm to 9:00pm

Cost: Donations accepted

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://bit.ly/2i4yrri

Valentine Cake Decorating

Each child will learn how to cut and create a two-layer Valentine cake- then decorate it with lots of coloured icings, candies and trimmings. We’ll help you pack it up and take it home for the whole family to enjoy! Please be advised that Cooking Schools are not allergy-free zones.

Children under 6 require an adult to stay with them. (No charge for parent/caregiver).

Where: Provigo Le Marche Kirkland

Time: 5:30pm to 6:30pm

Cost: $15 per person

Age: All ages

Additional Infohttp://bit.ly/2kevHo9

Valentine’s Day Baking

Showing your love with sweet treats has become a Valentine’s Day tradition, and your youngsters are sure to fall in love with the baked goodies they’ll create. Their love-at-first-taste delights include luscious Sweetheart Cinnamon Rolls; delectable Heart-Shaped Mini Cherry Pies; and buttery Valentine’s Day White Chocolate Please be advised that Cooking Schools are not allergy-free zones.

Where: Provigo Le Marche Pierrefonds

Time: 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Cost: $15 per person

Age: 6 to 11 years old

Additional Infohttp://bit.ly/2jUYtJJ

Winter Festival

Klondike Night at the Surrey Aquatic and Community Centre with fun, games and prizes.

Where: Surrey Aquatic and Community Centre, 1945 Parkfield Ave., Dorval

Time: 6:30pm to 8:30pm

Cost: $3 admission

Age: 5 to 11 years old

Additional Infohttp://www.ville.dorval.qc.ca/en/leisure-culture/dorval-2017-winter-festival

Minecraft Game Night

Everyone is welcome to come play from Minecraft Beginner to Minecraft Pro. Come and make it through your first night in survival mode, try some PvP, attempt new builds in Creative Mode and show off your coolest designs.
Places are limited. Library membership and registration is required.

Where: Dollard-des-Ormeaux Library, 12001 de Salaberry Blvd., DDO

Time: 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Cost: Free for library members

Age: 9 to 12 years old

Additional Infohttp://www.ville.ddo.qc.ca/en/default.asp?contentID=45

Saturday, February 11:

Shiver Fest

Shiver Fest! Something for everyone! Many different activities throughout the day, such as a Shiver Fest breakfast, Stitch for a Cause, Moonlight Snowshoe and bonfire, as well as Canadian Ninja Warrior.

Where: Consult website for location of each activity

Time: 8:00am to 9:00pm

Cost: Various cost, consult website

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://hudson.quebec/en/events/festi-neiges/

Valentine Chocolate

Valentine’s Day has long been associated with chocolate. To celebrate this special day, you and your tot will love working together to create a couple of simple but delicious chocolate treats. Your goodies will be rich, creamy Homemade Chocolate Pudding and yummy Chocolate & Caramel-Dipped Marshmallows. Please be advised that the Cooking Schools are not allergy-free zones.

Where: Provigo Le Marche Vaudreuil-Dorion

Time: 10:00am to 11:00am

Cost:$9 per person (Complimentary for Parent or Caregiver)

Age: 2 to 6 years old

Additional Infohttp://bit.ly/2kez3r8

Build a Valentine Photo Box at Home Depot

Kids will learn how to build a Valentine photo box with easy to follow step-by-step instructions.

A great free activity for children ages 5-12

Kids will use a hammer and glue

Registration required. Call the Home Depot location nearest you.

Where: Home Depot Locations

Cost: Free

Time: 10am to 12pm

Ages: 5 to 12 years old

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

Weekly Story Time Club – All You Need is Love!

Little ones are invited to enjoy fun themes with bilingual stories, songs, and crafts.  Advance registration is required. Children under the age of 3 must be accompanied by an adult.

Where: Dorval Library, 1401 Lakeshore Rd., Dorval

Time: 10:15am to 11:00am

Cost: Free for library members and $3 for non-members

Age: 18 months to 5 years old, with a parent/caregiver

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

Hearts and Crafts

It’s a time for hearts! Come and celebrate Valentine’s Day with our team! On the menu: storytime for all, special Valentine’s Day craft that you’ll be bringing home, fun games and more! We cannot wait to see you all! Please call us at the store to reserve a spot for your little ones at 514-428-5500!

Where: Chapters Pointe Claire, 6321 Trans Canada Hwy, Pointe Claire

Time: 11am to 12pm

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages

Additional Infohttps://www.facebook.com/events/1204546679644520/

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: 11:00am to 10:00 pm

Cost: Various prices check the website.

Age: All ages

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

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 to 11:45am

Cost: Free

Age: 2 to 5 years old

Additional Infohttp://bit.ly/2itCFEN

Toys “R” Us LEGO The Batman Movie Event

Join us for a LEGO® Batman Movie™ Make and Take, Scavenger Hunt, Giveaways and other fun in-store activities! In-store only. One model per child. Max. 250 per store, while they last.

Where: Toys “R” Us locations

Time: 11:00am to 1:00pm

Cost: Free

Age: 4 years old and older

Additional Infohttp://www.toysrus.ca/shop/index.jsp?categoryId=3373022

Cineplex Family Favorites

This week’s movie is ‘Oddball’

Where: Cineplex Kirkland

Time: 11:00am

Cost: $2.99

Age: All ages

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

Winter Carnival

Activities:  Horse-drawn wagon rides, interactive games, ice sculpting, taffy on snow, face painting, inflatable games, tobogganing and skating and much more! In case of inclement weather, the event will take place on February 19.

Where: William Cosgrove Centennial Park, Lake Road, DDO

Time: 12pm to 4pm

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.ville.ddo.qc.ca/en/news/view.asp?ID=211

Valentine’s Stories

A story hour full of love and a craft to follow. Library membership and registration are required for this activity.

Where: Pointe Claire Library (Valois branch), 68 Prince Edward Ave., Pointe-Claire

Time: 1:30pm to 2:30pm

Cost: Free for library members

Age: 3 to 6 years old

Additional Infohttp://biblio.pointe-claire.ca/

Children’s Theatre: La Grande Etude

La Grande Étude presents a comical study on the effect of rhythm and sound on humans. Three eccentric characters find themselves being guinea pigs for tests done by two scientific musicians. This bilingual show will get the whole family laughing! Offered for free as part of the Dorval Winter Festival programming.

Where: Serge Nolet Auditorium, 1301 Dawson Ave., Dorval

Time: 2:00pm

Cost: Free

Age: Ages 4 and up

Additional Infohttp://bit.ly/2licVx8

Winter Festival

A festive night under the stars with a musical show, a family clown show, illuminated slide, inflatable games, campfire, music, karting, food and an amazing laser show. The evening will end with a figure skating show.

Where: Surrey Aquatic and Community Centre, 1945 Parkfield Ave., Dorval

Time: 3:00pm to 8:00pm

Cost: Free admission, but some costs for some food and activities

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.ville.dorval.qc.ca/en/leisure-culture/dorval-2017-winter-festival

Valentine’s Parents’ Night Out

This incredible evening for your children is filled with a variety of fun games, rides and activities, and they won’t want the night to end! And don’t worry about snacks– we’ll take care of that too!! Must reserve in advance 514-695-7562  or pointeclaire@gmail.com.

Where: Mon Gym West Island, 2355-D Transcanada, Pointe-Claire

Time: 6:30pm to 10:30pm

Cost: $25 per child, $21.25 for siblings

Age: 3 to 10 years old

Additional Info: https://www.facebook.com/events/188981314909992/

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: 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Cost: FREE with Carte Loisirs, $2-$3 without Carte Loisirs

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.ville.sainte-anne-de-bellevue.qc.ca/en 

Nature Walk: Owls

Join an educator-naturalist from GUEPE, and head out for a night-time hike in the forest in search of owls that live in the park. Registration by phone or in person at the Maison Pitfield by 4 p.m. on Feb. 11th required.

Where: Bois de Liesse Nature Park, 3555 Douglas-B.-Floreani Blvd., Pierrefonds

Time: 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Cost: $7 per person or $21 per family (2 adults, 3 children aged 6-17 years old)

Age: 6 years old and up, must be accompanied by an adult

Additional Infohttp://guepe.qc.ca/

Feux et Flocons

Concert featuring Jonathan Roy, ice skating, firepit & marshmallows, hot drinks and fireworks.

Where: Parc de la Maison Valois, 331 Avenue Saint-Charles, Vaudreuil-Dorion

Time: 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Cost: Free admission, some costs for hot drinks and bar

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.ville.vaudreuil-dorion.qc.ca/nouvelles/feux-et-flocons-2755ce.html

Owl Prowl at the Morgan Arboretum

The Arboretum is the permanent home for 5 species of owls. Reports of sightings are made in all seasons and at all times of the day. Bring your headlamps, flashlights and snowshoes and join Chris Cloutier as we venture off the beaten path to explore the darkest recesses of the Arboretum in search of these legendary and awe-inspiring birds. Space is limited, please reserve your spot.

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

Time: 8:00pm to 10:30pm

Cost: Adults $25, children $15 (reduced cost for members)

Age: 10 years old and older, must be accompanied by an adult

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

Sunday, February 12:

Baking for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is a celebration of love, and one of the ways we express our love is through our cooking. So join us today with your beloved little chefs, where you’ll love working together to create delectable Mini Cherry Heart Pies and delicious Red Heart Cupcakes. Please be advised that the Cooking Schools are not allergy-free zones.

Where: Provigo Le Marche Pierrefonds

Time: 9:00am to 10:00am

Cost: $9 per person (Complimentary for Parent or Caregiver)

Age: 2 to 6 years old

Additional Infohttp://bit.ly/2lbX5r4

Valentine’s Day Baking

Showing your love with sweet treats has become a Valentine’s Day tradition, and your youngsters are sure to fall in love with the baked goodies they’ll create today. Their love-at-first-taste delights include luscious Sweetheart Cinnamon Rolls; delectable Heart-Shaped Mini Cherry Pies; and buttery Valentine’s Day White Chocolate Crunchies. Please be advised that the Cooking Schools are not allergy-free zones.

Where: Provigo Le Marche Vaudreuil-Dorion

Time: 10:00am to 11:30am

Cost: $15 per person

Age: 6 to 11 years old

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

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: 11:00am to 8:00pm

Cost: Various prices check the website.

Age: All ages

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

Winter Festival

A day full of activities starting off with a breakfast brunch (11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. – from $3 per person), Timbits hockey, trampoline, mini golf, inflatable games, mascot, cartoonist, face painting, the Dorval Astronomy Club, and more.

Where: Surrey Aquatic and Community Centre, 1945 Parkfield Ave., Dorval

Time: 11:00am to 4:00pm

Cost: Free admission, Costs for some activities and food

Age: All ages

Additional Infohttp://www.ville.dorval.qc.ca/en/leisure-culture/dorval-2017-winter-festival

Winter Carnival

Enjoy a wonderful day outside at the Dollard-des-Ormeaux Winter Carnival! Activities include horse-drawn wagon rides, pedal go-karts, kicksleds, snow volleyball, ice-sculpting, inflatable games, tobogganing, skating, intro to snowboarding, snacks and so much more! (In case of inclement weather, the event will take place on February 19th).

Where: Centennial Park, 2938 Lake Rd., DDO

Time: 12:00pm to 4:00pm

Cost: Free admission, cost for some activities and food

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.ville.ddo.qc.ca/en/downloads/Carnaval-hiver-2017.pdf

Valentine’s Stories

A story hour full of love and a craft to follow! Registration is required.

Where: Pointe Claire Library (Main branch),  100 Douglas-Shand Ave., Pointe-Claire

Time: 1:30pm to 2:30pm English,  3:00pm to 4:00pm French

Cost: Free

Age: 3 to 6 years old

Additional Infohttp://biblio.pointe-claire.ca/

Crafty Valentine

Make a craft to give to your special Valentine. Registration is required.

Where: Kirkland Library, 17100 Hymus Blvd., Kirkland

Time: 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Cost: Free for library members

Age: 7 to 12 years old

Additional Info:  http://www.ville.kirkland.qc.ca/culture-and-recreation/municipal-library/youth-corner

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, February 3:

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, $3 for non-members.

Age: 18 months & under, with a parent/caregiver

Additional Info: http://bit.ly/2iT3OW9

Tales N’ Tunes

Discover the magic of words and reading through stories, songs and crafts.

This activity runs weekly, every Friday, from January 27th to May 5th. (No class March 10th and April 14th )

Library membership and registration required.

Where: Pointe Claire Library (Valois branch) 68 Prince Edward Ave., Pointe-Claire.

Time: 1:15pm to 2:00pm

Cost: FREE for library members.

Age: 2 to 5yrs old, with parent/caregiver

Additional Info: http://biblio.pointe-claire.ca/home/kidzone/programs-for-children.dot

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: 4pm to 10 pm

Cost: Various prices check the website.

Age: All ages

Additional Info: www.villagemammouth.com

First Fridays at St.Columba

Snow forts are built with walls to keep people out. The walls melt when the sun comes out. Melting walls allows people in. Let’s melt the walls that keep us apart. Come join us at our First Fridays Community Supper on Fri. Feb. 3rd. All ages are welcome!

We begin at 17h30 (but come when you can), with snacks and lots of fun winter activities for the kids. Dinner is served around18h30. Kids who finish quickly can continue with the activities or watch a movie. Parents can relax! Kids rejoin their parents for dessert. 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

So hurry and join our snow fort jam before Frosty melts!

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

Cost: suggested donation – $8 per adult but give what you can. Free for kids

BYOB – juice, water and coffee are always available

Vegetarian options also available

Ages: All ages

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

Valentine’s Day Baking

Children will learn to create sweetheart cinnamon rolls, heart-shaped mini-cherry pies, and white chocolate crunchies.

Please be advised that the cooking schools are not allergy-free zones.

Where: Provigo Le Marche Kirkland

Time: 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Cost: $15

Age: 6 to 11 years old

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

Shiver Fest Family Dance

A dance for all ages. DJ, Entertainment, Kids Crafts

Where: Stephen F. Shaar Community Center, Hudson

Time: 7pm to 10pm

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://hudson.quebec/en/events/festi-neiges/

Saturday, February 4:

Introduction to Ice Fishing

Discover the joys of ice fishing under the guidance of an expert. All equipment is provided. Dress appropriately for the weather. Free hot chocolate will be served.

Ice conditions and weather permitting.

Where: Canal Sainte-Anne, 170 Sainte-Anne St., Ste.Anne de Bellevue

Time: 9:00am to 12:00pm

Cost: Free

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.ville.sainte-anne-de-bellevue.qc.ca/en/211/winter-carnaval-

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

LEGO Club

On their own or with friends, kids build something that is related to the given theme or just follow their imagination.

Where: Pointe Claire Library (Main branch), 100 Douglas-Shand Ave., Pointe-Claire

Time: 10:00am to 11:30am (ages 5 to 9)

1:00pm to 2:30pm (ages 5 to 9)

3:00pm to 4:30pm (ages 8 to 12)

Cost: Free for library members. Registration is required

Age: 5 to 12 yrs old

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

Library Story Time

Enjoy stories, songs and crafts to encourage children to discover the magic of words and reading.

Library membership and registration required.

Where: Dollard-des-Ormeaux Library, 12001 de Salaberry Blvd., DDO

Time: 10:15am to 10:45am for 2yr olds, (accompanied by an adult)

11:00am to 11:45am for ages 3 to 5, (parent must stay in the library during the activity)

1:00pm to 2:00pm for ages 5 to 8, (5yr olds must be attending kindergarten, and parent must stay in the library during the activity)

Cost: Free for library members. Registration required

Age: 2 to 8yrs old, accompanied by an adult

Additional Info: http://www.ville.ddo.qc.ca/en/default.asp?contentID=45

 

Weekly Story Time Club – All You Need is Love!

Little ones are invited to enjoy fun themes with bilingual stories, songs, and crafts.

Advance registration is required.

Where: Dorval Library, 1401 Lakeshore Rd., Dorval, QC

Time: 10:15am to 11:00am

Cost: Free for library members and $3 for non-members

Age:18mths to 5yrs old, with a parent/caregiver

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

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: 11:00am to 10:00 pm

Cost: Various prices check the website.

Age: All ages

Additional Info: www.villagemammouth.com

Family Skating Day

Family skating day with inflatables, music, hot chocolate and more. (Event will be cancelled if the weather is not suitable for outdoor skating)

Where: Hermitage Park, 400 Hermitage Ave., Pointe-Claire

Time: 11:00am to 3:00pm

Cost: Free

Age: All ages

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

Cineplex Family Favorites

This week’s movie is ‘Stand By Me’

Where: Cineplex Kirkland

Time: 11:00am

Cost: $2.99

Age: All ages

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

Winter Carnival

Enjoy a day of outdoor activities. Sliding, dog sledding, snow sculptures and walking trails.

There will be free hot chocolate served and for a small cost you can enjoy the on-site BBQ and taffy on the snow.

Where: Morgan Arboretum, 150 chemin des Pins, Ste. Anne de Bellevue

Time: 12:00pm to 4:00pm

Cost: Free entry and hot chocolate. BBQ ($) and taffy on the snow ($)

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.ville.sainte-anne-de-bellevue.qc.ca/en/211/winter-carnaval-

Hudson Shiver Fest

Join Local Chainsaw carver for a carving demonstration. Old Fashioned Skating party as well.

Where: Benson Park- 34 rue du Yacht Club, Hudson

Time: 1pm to 4pm

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://hudson.quebec/en/culture-and-tourism/shiver-fest-2017/

Winter Carnival Fun and Fireworks

There will be a variety of activities as well as special and promotions being offered by local merchants. Stroll the boardwalk, watch the carnival bed race, dance and listen to music and see the fireworks show starting at 8 p.m. on the boardwalk (in collaboration with Parks Canada).

Where: The Ste. Anne’s boardwalk, 170 Sainte-Anne St., Ste. Anne de Bellevue

Time: 6:30pm to 9:00pm

Cost: Free admission. Cost for food and beverages

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.ville.sainte-anne-de-bellevue.qc.ca/en/73/catalogue-of-activities

 

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: 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Cost: FREE with Carte Loisirs, $2-$3 without Carte Loisirs

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.ville.sainte-anne-de-bellevue.qc.ca/en

Nature Walk : Nocturnal Animals

Join an educator-naturalist from GUEPE for a nighttime walk and learn about the animals that inhabit the park at night. Afterwards, head indoors to see a discovery table on the traces left by the animals.

Registration by phone or in person at the park reception by 4 p.m. on Feb. 4th required.

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

Time: 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Cost: $7 per person, $21 per family (2 adults and up to 3 children aged 6-17yrs old)

Age: 6yrs old and older

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

Sunday, February 5:

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 5:00pm

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: 11:00am to 8:00pm

Cost: Various prices check the website.

Age: All ages

Additional Info: www.villagemammouth.com

Winter Carnival

Activities for the whole family including dogsledding, carriage rides, sledding, shinny hockey and free skating (bring your skates, helmet and sled), snowshoeing, tobogganing, hot chocolate, taffy on the snow, and more.

Where: Parc de la Rive-Boisee, ch. De la Rive-Boisee, Pierrefonds

Time: 11:00am to 3:00pm

Cost: Free

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://ville.montreal.qc.ca/pierrefonds-roxboro

Puppet Theatre: The Last Polar Bears

The Last Polar Bears is the funny, moving story of a grandfather’s unlikely trip to the Arctic with his opinionated dog, Roo. It features live action, live music and puppets – including 20 knitted penguins and of course, a talking dog. Presented by Rag and Bone Puppet Theatre.

Where: Kirkland Library, 17100 Hymus Blvd., Kirkland

Time: 11:00am to 11:45am

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

Age: 3 to 9yrs old

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

Winter Carnival

Enjoy the outdoor pleasures of winter such as skating, inflatable rides, games, snow sculptures, sledding and more. Warm up with some free hot chocolate, try some taffy on the snow, or some tasty BBQ ($).

Visit le Cercle de Fermièrs in the chalet for some arts & crafts.

Where: Parc Aumais, 300 Cypihot St., Ste. Anne de Bellevue

Time: 1:00pm to 4:00pm

Cost: Free admission

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://www.ville.sainte-anne-de-bellevue.qc.ca/en/211/winter-carnaval-

Hudson Shiver Fest

Join Local Chainsaw carver for a carving demonstration. Old Fashioned Skating party as well.

Where: Benson Park- 34 rue du Yacht Club, Hudson

Time: 1pm to 4pm

Cost: Free

Ages: All ages

Additional Info: http://hudson.quebec/en/culture-and-tourism/shiver-fest-2017/

Harry Potter’s Escape Room

The secret of the horcruxes is out and all o f Hogwarts is looking for them. Join the VolunTeens and help solve the mystery of the missing horcruxes. Library membership and registration required.

Where: Pointe Claire Library (Main branch), 100 Douglas-Shand Ave., Pointe-Claire

Time: 1:30pm to 2:30pm for ages 8 to 10
3:00pm to 4:00pm for ages 10 to 12

Cost: Free for library members.

Age: 8yrs old and up

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

 

 

Valentines for Veterans

Create a special Valentine’s card to send to a Canadian war veteran. Advance registration and library card are required.

Where: Beaconsfield Library, 303 Beaconsfield Blvd., Beaconsfield

Time: 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Cost: Free for library members

Age: All ages

Additional Info: http://beaconsfield.ca/