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Jackie Robinson

As Montreal looks to the future & the possible return of Major League Baseball, fans also celebrate the past, and one of the game’s greatest legends who started his career in Montreal 70-years ago. more »

Apr 8, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Will professional baseball return to Montreal? The possibility of a cross-border Winter Olympic bid! All this and more on Mountain Lake Journal: Airs Friday April 8th at 8:00 and Saturday April 7th at 7:30. more »

Apr 5, 2016 5:13 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Before Obama stepped into the Oval, Jackie stepped onto the diamond. Before Rosa Parks took her stand, Jackie refused to move to the back of the bus. If you only know the legend, you don’t know the man. more »

Apr 4, 2016 5:09 PM Mountain Lake Journal

Annakin Slayd sings "Jackie" bringing the story of Jackie's life in Montreal to a new audience! more »

Apr 1, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

With the premiere of a new Ken Burns film on the life of baseball legend Jackie Robinson, premiering on Mountain Lake PBS on April 11th, we look at the impact Robinson had on the city of Montreal, and how his legacy still endures today. more »

Apr 1, 2016 8:00 PM Mountain Lake Journal

If you only know the legend, you don’t know the man. Join Mountain Lake PBS for an exclusive screening of selections from Ken Burns newest documentary JACKIE ROBINSON at the St James Theatre in Montreal on April 3 at 7pm. more »

Mar 18, 2016 10:35 AM Press Releases

Groundbreaking, activist, sports hero, civil rights champion, legend... there are so many ways to describe him. Ken Burns, in his new documentary, tells the story of the man behind that legend. Monday & Tuesday April 11 & 12th at 9:00. more »

Mar 16, 2016 3:21 PM

One of the first big movie blockbuster’s of the year is “42”, the story of how baseball great Jackie Robinson broke into the big leagues and the color barrier in major league baseball. more »

May 12, 2013 3:09 PM Arts & Culture