This is THE time of year to see the wild flowers on a stroll through the maple grove in full bloom. Biologist Robert Prairie will introduce you to different species of spring ephemerals, their life cycles and reproductive strategies. Language: English and FrenchWear: Appropriate outdoor clothing including waterproof bootsBring: Camera, binoculars, field guides, water and a snack […]
What distinguishes Australopithecus, Homo erectus, Homo neanderthalensis and the modern human species Homo sapiens? Learn about the unique anatomy and the various innovations, tools and practices of each of these human species. In English. No reservation necessary. From 11a.m. to 1:30p.m.
Not many people seem to know about this, and in fact we ourselves frequently forget, but Home Depot occasionally offers free crafty activities for kids. Not only do they spend a couple hours helping and guiding your construction efforts, but they also provide all materials (free) and let you take your masterpiece home with you. […]
Calling all music fans! Could you identify the museum’s African musical instruments by their sound? Learn about the different materials used to build these instruments and discover the unique melody they can make. In English, from 2p.m. to 4p.m. No reservation necessary.
Seashells mesmerize us with their unusual shapes and their variety of colors. Learn about different marine animals who build these unique exoskeletons that they call home. In English, from 1p.m. to 3p.m. No reservation necessary.
On select Saturday mornings throughout the season at the Centaur Theatre, young children and their families enjoy affordable and engaging live performances by some of Montreal’s best talent for kids. This Saturday, from 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM you are invited to enjoy Lola and the Smallest Circus by Jacqueline Van De Geer (Ages 2 to […]
Every Thursday after 5:30pm and also the first Sunday of each month, entry to the CCA and its exhibitions is free. On Sunday 7 April, we invite you to discover or rediscover our two exhibitions Architecture Itself and Other Postmodernists Myths and Scripts for a new world: Film storyboards by Alessandro Poli. Free guided tours will also […]
Did you know that there are two different zodiac systems that have existed for over 2000 years? Come discover the zodiac signs that were inspired when the Babylonians observed the constellations in the sky and learn about the twelve animals of the Chinese Zodiac that are celebrated on Chinese New Year. In English, from 11a.m. to […]