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Workshop for parents of children with learning difficulties

Learn how to deal with school issues, handling homework and classroom dynamics

Why is myopia on the rise in children?

There are several factors but ultimately kids need to spend more time outdoors

McGill brings music classes to the West Island

The Little Musicians program for young kids includes singing, movement and creative play

Parenting Programs More

Workshop for parents of children with learning difficulties

Learn how to deal with school issues, handling homework and classroom dynamics

Studio offers classes for kids & adults

Sharp Dance Studio offers break-dance, hip hop, dance hall, jazz and more

Helping people deal with grief

Eight-week program allows people to share their experiences in a small, confidential group setting

Health Articles More

Team sports are great for mental health

A new study shows that there are multiple social and emotional benefits to being part of a team

What you should know about sunscreen

I received a magazine called My Skin that was published by the Canadian Dermatology Association. With a family history of

Free sports nutrition sessions for families

Author Michael Pollan famously declared that the key to healthy eating is simple: “Eat food. Not too much. Mostly plants.” 

Pregnancy More

One mother’s journey through postpartum depression

My husband knew there was something wrong but I just insisted I needed more sleep

Lecture on managing stress during pregnancy

A free public lecture on managing stress in the perinatal period is being hosted in Montreal on April 30. Entitled Maternal

Workshops explore the many facets of breastfeeding

New mothers will get the chance to have their questions answered during two, free breastfeeding drop-in workshops in Lasalle. The

Babies & Toddlers More

One mother’s journey through postpartum depression

My husband knew there was something wrong but I just insisted I needed more sleep

Pediatricians release new recommendations about screens

The statement encourages parents to pay attention to what their children and teens are doing online

Parks to become more accessible

Montreal playgrounds are becoming more inclusive for children with disabilities, as well as more fun for older children, teens and

Kids More

Montreal Families’ Education Fair on Sept.15

Come meet representatives from private and public schools as well as tutoring and learning centres, adult ed programs and more

Art Hives allow everyone to create art

This relatively new organization is trying to build community through art

Festival showcases cultural films

Canada-China International Film Festival has many short animated movies for kids

Teens More

Team sports are great for mental health

A new study shows that there are multiple social and emotional benefits to being part of a team

Pediatricians release new recommendations about screens

The statement encourages parents to pay attention to what their children and teens are doing online

LaRonde unveils new VIP memberships

With this program, visitors can get big discounts on food, skip the line at certain attractions, closer parking to the entrance gates and more

Special Needs More

Montreal Families’ Education Fair on Sept.15

Come meet representatives from private and public schools as well as tutoring and learning centres, adult ed programs and more

Workshop for parents of children with learning difficulties

Learn how to deal with school issues, handling homework and classroom dynamics

Camp offers new Counsellor-in-Training program for teens

Camp Massawippi, dedicated to helping individuals living with motor, hearing, or visual impairments, will be offering a Counsellor-in-Training (CIT) program

Book Reviews More

Inspirational books about climate change

The following five books feature environmental pioneers and explain climate change

Young adult book festival coming to town

Teen and tween bookworms and avid readers of all ages are invited to attend the second edition of the MTL

Books that will get kids excited about cooking

Cooking is a great way to spend quality time with kids and it teaches them skills that will serve them