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Father's day activities and suggestions for all !

Today around the world we celebrate Father’s day. To honor the special man that gave you life, here is a list of interesting activities and suggestions that will be sure to make him smile ! more »

Jun 19, 2016 7:00 PM , Gen's Delights

Gen’s Delights Top Picks for the Week of May 28th 2016

From Foodie events to Glamorous Balls, be sure to check out the following interesting activities happening all around the city! more »

May 28, 2016 4:31 PM , Gen's Delights

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Cité Mémoire

Gen’s Delights Top Picks for This Weekend: May 21st 2016

The Victoria Day long weekend kicks off the summer festival season here in Montreal, with lots of different cultural events happening all weekend long. Come out and discover what Montreal has to offer! more »

May 21, 2016 5:00 PM , Gen's Delights

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Maple season time in Quebec, time to visit a sugar bush!

It’s Maple season in Quebec! To help you decide which maple bush to visit, here are three family-friendly sugar shacks located near Montreal that are sure to charm your whole family. more »

Apr 18, 2016 12:13 AM , Gen's Delights

RAOTIHÓN:TSA

La Chapelle

RAOTIHÓN:TSA – Focus on Firsts Nations’ Contemporary Creation

La Chapelle is proud to present RAOTIHÓN:TSA – Focus on Firsts Nations’ contemporary creation, April 8 to 22, 2016. The event will take the form of many related events, in different locations, through multiple artistic disciplines. more »

Apr 12, 2016 2:26 PM , Gen's Delights

BOOM: An incredible one-man chronicle of the post-war Baby Boom years at the Segal Centre

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BOOM: An incredible one-man chronicle of the post-war Baby Boom years at the Segal Centre

Written, directed and performed by the talented vocal imitator Rick Miller, BOOM is a dynamic solo performance that documents the music,culture and politics that shaped the Baby Boom generation. Currently running at the Segal Center until April 10th. more »

Mar 25, 2016 9:41 PM , Gen's Delights 2 Comments

Discover the beauty of Ireland the Downton way!

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Discover the beauty of Ireland the Downton way!

Saint Patrick's Day is a time for joyous celebrations for those of Irish descent. For March break, I decided to head to the land of the Celts and experience a journey worthy of Downton Abbey's aristocratic luxury as well as historical discovery ! more »

Mar 17, 2016 11:31 PM , Gen's Delights

Up-coming exhibitions and activities from Friday February 19th 2016

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Up-coming exhibitions and activities from Friday February 19th 2016

Montreal’s dynamic arts scene is one of the city's defining factors. I present a few exhibitions and activities running from Friday, February 19th 2016, that blends together several art forms and that encourages overall creativity and participation. more »

Feb 19, 2016 3:33 PM , Gen's Delights

Interesting Montreal activities that empower young females

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Interesting Montreal activities that empowers females everywhere

It is refreshing when popular media promotes healthy female protagonists that empowers women and girls everywhere. I present four activities currently running in Montreal (theater, exhibition, dance & cinema) that pay tribute to strong females. more »

Feb 11, 2016 8:10 AM , Gen's Delights

La Poutine Week's 4th edition is here: Foodies rejoice !

La Poutine Week

La Poutine Week's 4th edition is here: Foodies rejoice !

February 1st, 2016 marks the beginning of the 4th edition of La Poutine Week: a week long contest in which over a 100 restaurants worldwide will strive to create the most original and savory poutine dishes for your tasting pleasure! more »

Feb 1, 2016 1:51 AM , Gen's Delights

Paul Larson journeys to Harvard University to talk about... his journeys. The Mountain Lake PBS arts producer was a guest lecturer this week. The topic: literary tourism, visiting locations that inspired authors and places where authors lived. more »

Jan 14, 2016 2:06 PM Paul Larson's Spotlight 2 Comments

LAVAL,  A Family destination to discover :

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LAVAL, A Family destination to discover :

It is already mid-summer,with the current heat wave in Montreal, it is tempting to find near-by interesting indoor activities to do as a family to cool off while staying active. Why not consider a day or weekend trip to Laval ? more »

Jul 31, 2015 5:07 PM , Gen's Delights

KidCon is coming to Montreal : Family pass giveaway !

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KidCon is coming to Montreal : Family pass giveaway

Mountain Lake PBS will be an exhibitor at the highly anticipated KidCon: an exciting, new Montreal convention designed for parents and children to discover, play, explore and create in a unique environment specially designed for children aged 3-12 more »

Jul 29, 2015 7:35 PM , Gen's Delights 10 Comments

Enjoy the beauty of Art, Music and Nature this summer at Domaine Forget in Charlevoix

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Enjoy the beauty of Art, Music and Nature this summer at Domaine Forget in Charlevoix.

For individuals and families looking for an art, music and nature themed road trip for their summer vacation, in June an incredible new art exhibition entitled Sculptures in Charlevoix will open in one the most stunning touristic regions of Quebec. more »

Jun 19, 2015 3:38 AM , Gen's Delights 1 Comments

Ninety-year-young lifelong Adirondack woman Mary Brockway Dufort Bomyea and her nine-year-old great-granddaughter Lennon Kathleen Clement discover that it isn’t just the children who learn from talking with their grandparents. more »

May 21, 2015 9:40 AM , Arts & Culture

A dalmatian named Pepper boosts readers' confidence. more »

Mar 24, 2015 10:53 AM Arts & Culture

New research is suggesting that children might be positively influenced by a diversified linguistic education. more »

Mar 20, 2015 11:49 AM Local Stories 1 Comments

14-year-old video journalist Colton Clement reports from the Snowball 2015 Wild Kratts PBSKIDS! event at Mountain Lake PBS in Plattsburgh, NY. All who attended had a great time but don’t take our word for it. The kids in this video say it best! more »

Mar 13, 2015 5:29 PM Arts & Culture

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Snowball 2015 Wild Kratts Station Event (2-27-15)

Thanks to all the PBS Kids! and families who attended our Snowball 2015 Wild Kratts station event on Friday, February 27th, 2015. A great time was had by all! Check out a short video and photos from guest photographer John Mulvihill. more »

Mar 6, 2015 2:49 PM Arts & Culture