Girl Guides Pop-Up

ON AUGUST 27 – We recently wrote about how joining the Girl Guides of Canada can be a great way to explore, experience and enjoy a huge variety of extra-curricular activities and adventures. If you are interested in a free, fun sample of what the Guides are all about, Riverdale District is holding a pop…


Ville-Marie Family Day

ON AUGUST 27 – Corn season has arrived! Might as well enjoy it as it is brief. Corn roasts are organized in some borough parks to celebrate the end of summer. A great opportunity to get together one last time in the sun, with family or neighbors. Fête de la famille | 11 h  à…


Ste-Dorothée Family Day

ON AUGUST 27 – The Ste-Dorothée Recreation Area has organized a free party for the whole family to celebrate the end of summer. Corn roast, inflatable games, face painting, entertainment, music and many activities will be scheduled. We expect you there! Place Publique 644, rue Principale


Redpath Discovery – Greek and Roman Culture

ON AUGUST 28 – (In English) Check out the Greek and Roman exhibits in the World Cultures Gallery (3rd Floor) and learn how to write your name in ancient Greek and make a simple mosaic. Animated by students from both Concordia and McGill University Classics Departments. FREE with admission to Museum. Everyone welcome. No reservation…


Redpath Film Series – “The Sustainable City”

ON AUGUST 28 – Today, the way ecology is being incorporated into architecture has evolved considerably. Sustainable architecture, or green architecture, aims to minimize the negative impact of buildings on the environment by enhancing efficiency and moderating the use of materials, energy, and space. Spewing carbon dioxide, generating masses of waste, and consuming alarming quantities…


Marionnettes Plein la Rue

AUGUST 27 & 28 – The Festival Marionnettes plein la rue (FMPR) will be in full swing. Entrancing puppet shows will be presented in ten outdoor spots along Promenade Wellington: the Parc des Madelinots, the Bene lux brasserie, the space in front of Notre-Dame-des-Sept-Douleurs church, and the parking lot on rue Éthel, to name just…