182018Feb

MNO Mommas Hit the Slopes

Moms’ Nite-Out Event on Tuesday, February 20, 2018 – Hostess: Annalisa Turner Time: 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm Location: Ski Stoneham, Quebec G3C 1T3 Contact: annalisa_turner@hotmail.com Let’s hit the slopes! Relaxed evening of skiing and perhaps an apres beer! Evening pass is $35 plus tax and good from 4:00pm-9:30pm. The hostess for this event, Annalisa,…

132018Feb

Toys & More Sale 2018

Toys & More Baby & Family Bazaar Don’t miss this wonderful community event to be held on Saturday, May 5, 2018 from 9:00 a.m. to noon at the Eastern Quebec Learning Centre. Buy! Sell!  Meet ‘n’ greet! · Toys                    · Books · Maternity items   · Games · Baby…

52018Feb

MNO Family Skate Date

PLEASE NOTE LOCATION HAS CHANGED TO LAC BEAUPORT! Moms , dads and kids join  us on Saturday, February 24  at the Club Nautique Lac-Beauport at 1:30 PM. We can all enjoy Lac Beauport en neige together!  https://www.quoifaireaquebec.com/c/famille/evenements/lac-beauport-en-neige/2018-02-24–10-00  Please let me know if you can make it. Should be lots of fun! Victoria Klaus Send me an…

12018Feb

Medical Mistakes … Understanding Your Rights

Mistakes happen in every field and health care is sadly no exception. Health care professionals such as doctors, nurses and dentists are legally responsible, if their mistakes cause harm. These individuals all answer to their professional order. Click here to see a complete list (website available in French only): https://www.opq.gouv.qc.ca//ordres-professionnels/fiches-descriptives-des-ordres-professionnels/ If you have an issue…

262018Jan

Fun ways to celebrate Family Literacy Day at Home!

Family Literacy Day in Canada happens annually  on January 27 to raise awareness of the importance of reading and engaging in other literacy-related activities as a family. Taking time every day to read or do a learning activity with children is crucial to a child’s development, improving a child’s literacy skills dramatically, and can help…

252018Jan

French conversation workshops at the library

Les bibliothèques de Quebec are offering free innovative conversation workshops entitled Atelier de conversation française (Tendre la main) to those who want to  improve their French language skills while getting to know people from other cultures. To learn more please visit:  January 30: Bibliothèque Gabrielle-Roy, salle Gérard-Martin, 350, rue Saint-Joseph Est (La Cité-Limoilou) February 2:  Bibliothèque Monique-Corriveau, 1100, route…

92018Jan

Bonhomme to visit Horizon nouveau

Horizon nouveau is a local non-profit organization that supports families or individuals who have experienced a break-up. These activities take place en français regularly. The next event  involves a visit with Bonhomme de Carnaval  on January 12 at l’École Cœur-Vaillant  (3430, Boulevard Neilson) starting at 7 pm. Click here for more details:  http://www.horizonnouveau.org/

22018Jan

Stop Smoking in 2018

New Year’s Resolution 2018: Why not stop smoking today? As we start a new year, many people wish to quit smoking to improve their health and quality of life. It may be difficult, but not impossible. When you give up cigarettes, your body starts to renew itself as early as the first day of quitting….