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Mother's day ideas, activities and original gifts for that special woman in your life

On May 8th, we celebrate Mother’s day, a moving homage to the most important woman in your life. Your mother is unique and should be treated to fun activities and gifts that will bring out her inner and outer beauty under all its forms. more »

May 4, 2016 9:20 PM , Gen's Delights 4 Comments

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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

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

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

Holiday activities for the last week of November 2015

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Holiday activities for the last week of November 2015

Montreal has an increasing array of interesting activities on offer for all ages that can help provide opportunities for cherished lifelong memories. Here below are some of my top activity pics for the last week of November 2015: more »

Nov 27, 2015 6:35 PM , Gen's Delights

LAVAL,  A Family destination to discover :

Laval

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

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

A Season of Discovery: The Festival de Lanaudiere makes music interesting and accessible to all!

Running from July 4th to the 2nd of August 2015, the 38TH edition of the FESTIVAL DE LANAUDIÈRE will be a season filled with audience-friendly concerts and music related activities. *** CONTEST: Win a pair of tickets to the July 11th concert ! more »

Jul 3, 2015 1:30 PM , Gen's Delights 5 Comments

Hairspray the Musical presented by The Côte Saint-Luc Dramatic Society

The Côte Saint-Luc Dramatic Society

Hairspray the Musical presented by The Côte Saint-Luc Dramatic Society

The Côte Saint-Luc Dramatic Society presents Hairspray the Musical from May 28th to June 14th, 2015 at the Harold Greenspon Auditorium. more »

Jun 12, 2015 3:19 PM , Gen's Delights

May 24th 2015 is Montreal’s  Free Museum Day !

Montreal Museum Day

May 24th 2015 is Montreal’s Free Museum Day !

The annual Montreal Museums Day will be held this Sunday, May 24th , 2015, and this year 41 museums from around the city will be offering free admission to their permanent and some temporary exhibits from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. more »

May 24, 2015 11:21 AM , Gen's Delights

Trapped: Montreal's newest Escape Room Game

When was the last time you felt TRAPPED ? Escape room games are the latest physical adventure games in which teams are locked into a themed room and have to use elements of the room to find clues, decipher a series of codes, find the key and escape ! more »

May 9, 2015 4:24 PM , Gen's Delights

Check out 10 Instagram videos from the daring folks who try their luck at pond skimming on Titus Mountain. more »

Mar 25, 2015 11:06 AM Outdoors

Check out 10 looping videos from the loopy folks who try their luck at pond skimming on Titus Mountain. more »

Mar 25, 2015 9:25 AM Outdoors

An estranged daughter inspires art by Heide Messing. more »

Mar 23, 2015 4:23 PM Arts & Culture

FUN ADULT activities to do this HALLOWEEN in Montreal!

For those of us adults who may or may not have young children, but who still wish to partake in the Halloween frenzy or are just looking for something new and interesting to do, here is my list of top things to do this weekend more »

Oct 28, 2014 6:11 PM , Gen's Delights

The Simpler Life: Our Jack LaDuke introduces us to a family in Lake Placid that lives in a yurt. more »

Jul 31, 2014 4:14 PM Arts & Culture

Hurry up and slow down! The Sloths have arrived in style at Montreal’s Biodôme.

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Hurry up and slow down! The Sloths have arrived in style at Montreal’s Biodôme.

Starting June 7th to October 26th 2014, Montréal Space for Life invites you to come up and close with the sloths (Nature's Slowpokes) at the Montréal Biodôme! more »

Jun 27, 2014 4:59 PM , Gen's Delights

O.NOIR dining in the dark experience can be quite "enlightening"

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O.NOIR dining in the dark experience can be quite "enlightening"

O.Noir provides a setting in which you can live one of the most unusual dining experiences you will ever have: Eating in the pitch dark! more »

Apr 8, 2014 12:57 AM Gen's Delights