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Sesame Street adds two Black muppets

Sesame Street adds two Black muppets

Characters and content are being added to the show to foster open, age-appropriate conversations about racial literacy
Shirts to make chemo a little easier

Shirts to make chemo a little easier

Zippered shirts allow easier access to port-a-caths, which are inserted under the skin in the chest of a cancer patient
Montreal artist creates Black plushies

Montreal artist creates Black plushies

Zuri and Dre are big personalities with strong ties to the social media community who celebrate what it means to be Black
How families can help bees thrive

How families can help bees thrive

The Honey Nut Cheerios campaign aims to inspire Canadians to help bring back bees by planting sunflower seeds
7 great podcasts for young kids

7 great podcasts for young kids

Home isolation, rainy days and activities that used to be a chore can be transformed into fun, educational experiences with these podcasts for kids
popular bike paths open

Popular bike paths to open mid-April

The Bike Link and Circuit Gilles-Villeneuve are two spots where families can safely cycle with kids for many kilometres
Should kids go to camp

Should kids go to camp this summer?

A Montreal pediatrician explains why she feels the benefits of kids attending camp outweigh the risks of contracting Covid-19
Local artist creates colouring book

Local artist creates colouring book

Lisa Kimberly Glickman has published a bird-themed educational book that features 25 of her favourite feathered friends
Website provides free legal information

Website provides free legal information

Educaloi explains citizen rights on a range of topics, including cyberbullying, parental separation, sexual activity, abortion and vaccinations

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Theatre programs offered for families

Theatre programs offered for families

The Montreal Children's Theatre has various activities for people of all ages as well as those with special needs
New play addresses mental health

New play addresses mental health issues

Geordie Theatre presents Virginia Wolf, a story that highlights the importance of being patient, supportive and loving with those who are struggling
Liven up your walks with scavenger hunts

Liven up your walks with scavenger hunts

Below are four Montreal Families printable PDF pages you can use for scavenger hunts with the kids
39 fun outdoor activities for families

39 fun outdoor activities for families

From searching for animal tracks and weaving a bird's nest to planting seeds and going on a bike ride, there are plenty of ways to keep busy this spring
Watch IMAX Documentaries

Watch IMAX documentaries at home

The Montreal Science Centre is streaming 10 productions for just over $1 per documentary
10 nature activities you can do with kids

10 nature activities you can do with kids

With the nice weather upon us and families itching to get outside, here are some ideas to keep kids curious about nature

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Birding with kids soars to new heights

Birding with kids soars to new heights

People of all ages have turned to bird watching as a way to alleviate pandemic-related stress and enjoy time outdoors
Skateboarding 101

Skateboarding 101

Here's a primer for any parent whose child wants to take up this sport - one that offers many physical and social benefits
How to choose the right helmet for your child

How to choose a helmet for your child

Make sure to buy a helmet specifically designed for a given activity and ensure it fits properly to help reduce risk of injury
say yes to puddle play

Say YES to puddle play

Discover the many reasons why parents should let their kids jump, kick and frolic in puddles
Women bear the brunt of the pandemic

Women bear the brunt of the pandemic

The number of women in the work force has dropped dramatically in the past year as the enormity of balancing home, work, and family responsibilities takes its toll
Nature trails to enjoy year-round

Nature trails to enjoy year-round

Besides its use as an educational resource, the Morgan Arboretum is enjoyed by families as an outdoor recreational facility