• GUEPE Nature Outings

    ON JULY 1 & 2 – This weekend, the fine folks at GUEPE (Groupe uni des éducateurs et professionels en environnement) want you to join them to learn about nature. Activities may be held in French.

    More info on these programs at http://www.guepe.qc.ca/

    July 1 – Between marshes and forest

    Free activity without registration from 12pm to 4pm at the Parc-nature de la Pointe-aux-Prairies, 12300 boulevard Gouin.

    In nature, the relationships that unite living beings are numerous and complex. A GUEPE naturalist educator will give you an overview of the biological diversity in the marsh and forest. He will also introduce you to animals that depend on these two ecosystems. Moreover, you will participate in the creation of a mosaic worthy of this enchanting place.

    Go to the marsh area of the Pointe-aux-Prairies nature park.

    For more information, contact us at 514 280-6829 ext 1, Monday to Friday between 9 am and 4 pm.


    July 2 – The village of Sault-au-Récollet

    From 1pm to 2:30pm at Maison du Pressoir, 10865 rue du Pressoir.

    In the 18th century, several village hubs settled along the road which is today Boulevard Gouin. The Sault-au-Récollet is established mainly on this axis where it is possible to find there a great diversity of old houses. These buildings have a story to tell you. Come and listen to the ice creamer who will be happy to share his secrets.

    Starting point: Maison du Pressoir

    Guided tour of 90 minutes.

    Infos: 514 280-6783.