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

PILGRIMAGE: Paul Larson's presentation at Harvard University

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 :


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 !


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

Genevieve PM Roy

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

From 9 to 90: Conversations with Gram

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

EDUCATION - Therapy dog helps young readers

A dalmatian named Pepper boosts readers' confidence. more »

Mar 24, 2015 10:53 AM Arts & Culture

Montreal Study: 'Bilingual Education Changes Kids' Beliefs'

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

PBSKIDS! All Smiles at Mountain Lake PBS Wild Kratts Station Event!

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


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

Snowball 2015 Wild Kratts Station Event a Huge Success!

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

Mountain Lake PBS Kids Writers Contest Celebration 2014

Mountain Lake PBS honored the winners of its annual PBS Kids Go! Writers Contest with a celebration on May 20th. Congratulations to the winners! more »

Jul 7, 2014 7:24 PM PBS KIDS Writers Contest

Keeseville Elementary Puts Students on a Pathway to College

We’ll take you to Keeseville Elementary School where they’re putting students on a path to college at a very early age. more »

Jun 23, 2014 11:27 AM News

Kassidy Turek - Grade K-2 (Honorable Mention)

Kassidy reflects on her book choice: "When Sophie Gets Angry", by Molly Bang. more »

May 12, 2014 12:56 PM Chazy Schools Video Contest

Isabella Vesneske - Grade K-2 (Honorable Mention)

Isabella presents her book choice: "Goldilicious", by Victoria Kann, and tells us about the fun adventures of Pinkalicious and her make-believe unicorn, Goldilicious. more »

May 12, 2014 12:56 PM Chazy Schools Video Contest

Taylor Barnaby - Grade K-2 (Winner)

Taylor presents her book choice: "Animal Disguises", by Belinda Weber, and tells us what she learned about animals and their different disguises. more »

May 12, 2014 12:56 PM Chazy Schools Video Contest

Samantha Gonyo - Grade K-2 (Honorable Mention)

Samantha presents her book choice: "Marty Mcguire Digs Worms", by Kate Messner. She discusses what she learned about helping the environment and saving the Earth. more »

May 12, 2014 12:56 PM Chazy Schools Video Contest

Evan Dwyer - Grade K-2 (Honorable Mention)

Evan presents his book choice: "Magic Treehouse", by Mary Pope Osbourne. He tells us about the exciting adventures it took him on back in the land of the dinosaurs. more »

May 12, 2014 12:56 PM Chazy Schools Video Contest

Luke Moser - Grade 3-4 (Winner)

Luke presents his book choice: "Holes", by Louis Sachar, and tells us how it took him to the hot desert; digging holes, watching out for yellow-spotted lizards, and searching for Kissing Kate Barlow's treasure. more »

May 12, 2014 12:55 PM Chazy Schools Video Contest