Community News

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
Sugar shacks bring the experience home

Sugar shacks bring the experience home

More than 70 Quebec maple syrup producers are launching a joint project to offer pre-packaged meals to families
Program for kids with special needs

Program for kids with special needs

The Montreal Centre for Learning Disabilities is offering an online weekly activity that aims to develop social skills
Redwood camp reopening for 2021

Redwood camp reopening for 2021

After a year hiatus due to the pandemic, this summer camp in Vaudreuil will be welcoming back youngsters with new programs and safety measures

Families are welcomed back to newly renovated Biodome

Families are invited to experience the new and improved nature museum with a mobile app that is replacing traditional information panels
SHARKX camp offering new activities

SHARKX camp offering new activities

A new location in Montreal West will allow the camp director to offer more courses and activities this summer
Helping kids with developmental delays

Helping kids with developmental delays

A local research project aims to provide support, resources and information to parents waiting to access services for their kids
New website culls educational resources

New website culls educational resources

Parents and kids can discover a wide range of organizations that promote student success
Ecomuseum Zoo reopens to the public

Ecomuseum Zoo reopens to the public

This non-profit organization dedicated to environmental education, wildlife conservation and animal well-being is once again welcoming families
Nominations open for bike giveaway

Nominations open for bike giveaway

Every year, approximately 100 children who have done something special in the community or have shown courage are rewarded with a new bike
New opportunities for fun

New opportunities for fun in the Plateau

Both pop-up park installations provide an opportunity to encourage unstructured play outdoors
New company sells party items

New company sells party items & gifts

Two Montreal-area moms have started Swag Gals, a business selling loot bags as well as party items, crafts for kids, personalized T-shirts and more