Community News

Raising kids in more than one language?

Researchers want to find ways to help parents be successful at this sometimes challenging task

10 great Montreal-area parks to visit with kids

During the pandemic, it’s more important than ever to spend time outdoors with the kids – for everyone’s mental and physical health. These parks have something fun for kids of every age

Website provides educational activities

This bilingual online platform allows students to do academic, social or physical activities based on their grade level

Free resources teach kids about money

These websites can help parents, teachers and homeschooling families teach kids about budgeting and other financial matters

Website teaches kids all about oceans

Ocean School uses compelling storytelling and interactive media to motivate kids to learn all about how oceans impact our world

Child-led outdoor preschool launches in Montreal

Preschoolers can enjoy the outdoors and learn more about nature at Riversong Forest School

WOWMOMSWORLD play centres opens

Centre offers programs and services for people of all ages, even babies as young as four weeks old

Biodome’s overhauled facility unveiled

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

How to safely pick apples this fall

Apple orchards around Montreal are making modifications due to the pandemic so families can continue to enjoy this time-honoured tradition

Inclusive playground in Beaconsfield offers ways for every child to play

The all-inclusive playground at Heights Park in Beaconsfield has become a community gathering space for children and residents of all ages and abilities.

New book club launched for black girls

A West Island association is starting a new initiative in September to give black girls a place to share perspectives on books and promote their culture

Incentives for families to holiday at home

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