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DIY Valentine's cards

Easy-to-make DIY Valentine’s cards

With cards not being deemed an essential item, this may be the year to get a little crafty with the kids - here are some fun ways to spread the love
Children's emergency rooms remain open

Children’s emergency rooms remain open

Despite the pandemic and curfew, the Montreal Children's Hospital and Sainte-Justine want to assure parents it is safe and permitted to bring their children to the emergency department
Families challenged to be active

Families challenged to be active

An organizaton called ParticipACTION wants Canadians to move more for the good of our physical and mental health

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McGill parenting seminars move online

In this three-part series, parents can learn about the impact of digital learning, social media and cyber bullying, and gaming

McGill unveils its 2020 Effective Parenting Series

The goal is to teach parents about the behaviours and consequences that result when children spend too much time on the internet

Free presentation about video game addiction

An international speaker will share his story of addiction during high school and recovery

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Children's emergency rooms remain open

Children’s emergency rooms remain open

Despite the pandemic and curfew, the Montreal Children's Hospital and Sainte-Justine want to assure parents it is safe and permitted to bring their children to the emergency department
Families challenged to be active

Families challenged to be active

An organizaton called ParticipACTION wants Canadians to move more for the good of our physical and mental health
Free online dance classes

Get up and boogie at these dance classes

Canada's National Ballet school is offering free creative movement classes for kids, adults and seniors

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New movement studio opens in T.M.R.

Studio Trybe is a centre that offers fitness classes for the whole family

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

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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

Child-led outdoor preschool launches in Montreal

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

Kids More

DIY Valentine's cards

Easy-to-make DIY Valentine’s cards

With cards not being deemed an essential item, this may be the year to get a little crafty with the kids - here are some fun ways to spread the love
Children's emergency rooms remain open

Children’s emergency rooms remain open

Despite the pandemic and curfew, the Montreal Children's Hospital and Sainte-Justine want to assure parents it is safe and permitted to bring their children to the emergency department
Discover one of Montreal's largest parks

Discover one of Montreal’s largest parks

Frédéric-Back Park was formerly a limestone quarry and landfill site until the 1980s when the City of Montreal began restoring it while promoting biodiversity and sustainable ecosystems

Teens More

How to set up a free Minecraft server

How to set up a free Minecraft server

Follow these step-by-step instructions to set up a fun game you can play with friends
New C.I.T. program launched for teens

New C.I.T. program launched for teens

Youth Stars Foundation is offering an eight-week course that teaches kids about leadership, conflict resolution, professionalism and financial literacy
Teens can access free therapy

Teens can access free virtual therapy

The Teenage Health Unit at the Goldman Herzl Family Practice Centre is reaching out to teens who are suffering from mental health issues due to the pandemic

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Enjoy arts-based courses online

Enjoy arts-based courses online

A St. Lambert non-profit organization is offering a slew of courses in January, including sewing, robotics, chess, music and more
Programs geared to adults with special needs

Programs geared to adults with special needs

The Friendship Circle teaches participants culinary and art techniques as well as life skills and entrepreneurship
Pointe-Claire park

Pointe-Claire park wows with inclusivity

The Tony-Proudfoot park offers children with diverse abilities the opportunity to play alongside one another

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Books that celebrate holiday traditions

Books that celebrate holiday traditions

The four books will take children on a holiday journey around the world, which may be a very welcome escape during these times

Books that ignite a child’s imagination

These four books will help children escape reality in these not-so-normal pandemic times

A great way to teach kids about tolerance

Intolerance. It seems to be everywhere these days. President Donald Trump can be heard making disparaging remarks about people on