The Mount Sinai Hospital (5690 Cavendish Boulevard) is supported by many dedicated volunteers who generously donate their time and assistance to numerous programs, activities and departments.This volunteer program provides an opportunity to lend a helping hand with Friendly Visiting, Transport Accompaniment, Office Support and a number of other areas . If you would like to lend a helping hand, please call 514-369-2222.
Head & Hands (5833 Sherbrooke West) is committed to the physical and mental health of our community's youth. They offer a number of medical, social and legal services with an approach that is harm-reductive, holistic and non-judgmental. For more information please visit www.headandhandss.ca or call 514-481-0277.
The adventurous tale of a rebellious prince who grows up to become of England's most revered kings. This is a play about leadership and honour, fathers and sons, love and laughter and, for fighting for what you believe in. This play takes place on Sunday, July 27th at 7:00 pm at Centennial Park (288 Beaconsfield Blvd., Beaconsfield). For more information, please call 514-931-2644.
On Sunday, July 27th at 3:00 pm the Redpath Museum (859 Sherbrooke W.) presents the documentary film "Up the Yangtze" a 2007 film which focuses on the people affected by the building of the Three Gorges Dam across the Yangtze river in Hubei, China. For addition information, please call 514-398-4086.
You are invited to discover the mountain's evolution through the centuries from the time of the Native Americans to present day during July and August. This event takes place on Saturdays and Sundays from 1:30 pm - 4:30 pm in the area of Maison Smith on Mount Royal, just look for the Les Amis de la Montagne Kiosk. For more information, please call 514-843-8240.
If you are looking for a special friend to share your home with, you are invited to drop by Mondou Côte St-Luc (5580 Côte St-Luc) on Saturday, July 25th from 10:00 am - 4:00 pm and visit with the animals up for adoption. For more information, please call 514-481-1407.
Montreal's Jazz Festival may be over but, the festivities continue at Saint-George's Church (162 Blvd. Saint-Francis) in Chateauguay with the "Shadow Guys" on Saturday, July 26th at 7:00 pm. For tickets ($15) or additional information, please call 450-691-4970.
The club offers seniors 50+ the opportunity for brisk walks on Tuesday and Friday mornings from 10:00 am - 11:30 am. The club meets at the Dawson Community Center, 666 Woodland in Verdun and walks on the nearby riverside pathway. There is a $15 Dawson Community Center membership fee. For additional information, please call 514-767-9967.
The mentoring program provides boys and girls with a role model and a friend to talk to and share the experiences of growing up with. Through regular outings, a relationship is developed between the mentor and the mentee, that is built on trust and common interest, and is supported by experienced case-workers. The result is life-changing experience. For all the details, please call 514-538-6100.
AMI-Quebec (6875 Décarie Blvd.) helps families manage the effects of mental illness through support, education, guidance and advocacy. For additional information, please call 514-486-1448 or 1-877-303-0264.