Community News

Incentives for families to holiday at home

As more Quebecers plan staycations this summer, families can take advantage of an annual National Parks card

Young kids can learn gymnastics in a park

A local company is offering workshops in parks around Montreal to get kids moving outdoors

15 ways to keep kids cool this summer

From babies to older kids, discover some fun ways to beat the heat on sweltering days

Teachers call for less restrictive measures for fall

In a petition sent to the province's education minister, a group of teachers say that it is unfair to impose measures on students such as keeping them in "bubbles" with small groups of kids

Families can watch IMAX documentaries at home

The Montreal Science Centre is celebrating its 20th anniversary by streaming four free films for families and three for a small fee

Backyard camps are a new trend

With COVID-19, some companies are offering new programs that include social-distancing activities for small groups of kids

Free program for kids with special needs

Two Montreal-based organizations collaborate to offer a support and mentorship program for parents and kids

Pediatricians ask premier to ease restrictions for kids

In a letter to Francois Legault, pediatricians are calling for the elimination of the two-metre physical distancing rule for kids 12 and under

Day camps that are going virtual

Although day camps have been given the green light to open, many directors have decided to offer online programs instead of traditional, in-person camps this summer

What day camps will open this summer?

Some day camps have made a decision to open while others have deemed it better to wait until next summer.

Kids with special needs to benefit from extra support

Autism Canada and The Uncomplicated Family form an alliance to help kids with special needs access trusted online apps and games

Montreal opens up certain sporting and leisure spaces

Montrealers can once again enjoy cycling on Île Notre-Dame, playing tennis, and running on outdoor tracks