Looking for something fun to on Saturday, June 3? Grandir Ensemble in collaboration with the City of Dorval is hosting an event in honour of La semaine québécoise des familles -- Parent Appreciation Day! There will be lots to do and the event promises to spoil parents as well as their children: pampering, arts and crafts, food, games, and lots more! The Women's Centre will have a booth at the event and a fun activity for the children to do. Drop by to say hello!
The event takes place on Saturday, June 3 from 1 to 4 p.m. at the Surrey Community Centre in Dorval North ...
The Montreal Lakeshore University Women's Club presents
"A Closet Full of Clothes & Nothing to Wear!"
with International Image and Style Consultant Kathryn Mademann
Wednesday, April 26
6:30 to 9 p.m.
Beaconsfield Golf Club, 49 Golf Ave., Pointe-Claire
Tickets are $35 with refreshments
RSVP by calling 514-683-5685 or 514-637-9598 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
Proceeds from this event will benefit the MLUWC Scholarship Fund.
Visit the new West Island Resources Facebook group to see what resources are available on the West Island for you and your family and, alternatively, add your own resource!
Cerebral Palsy Guidance was created to provide answers and assistance to parents of a child with cerebral palsy. Our goal is to reach as many members of the cerebral palsy community as possible, building up a network of support, as well as providing necessary assistance.
We cover cerebral palsy from all angles–from symptoms, causes, and treatment, to daily living information, such as communication and transitioning to adulthood articles.
St. Columba-by-the-Lake Church has an opening for a
The kids animator plays an important role in each child’s experience of the church and is a member of the church’s pastoral team.
This is a part-time position (2 days/week on average with some times of the year requiring more and others less) that will begin in September 2016. For the complete job description, please visit St. Columba’s website. Email inquiries can be sent to Terril Doman, H.R. Committee Convener at email@example.com.
Volunteers Needed for St. Columba's Window Marché
Every Friday, volunteers from St. Columba Church set up a lovely window market in our shared hallway where they sell fresh baked goods, soups, and conveniently-packaged meals to go. Members who participate in Friday classes have no doubt seen and enjoyed the Marché! St. Columba considers the Marché an outreach and fellowship activity with the Women's Centre and the community at large.
St. Columba is looking for more volunteers to help with this initiative. Volunteers are needed:
Thursday afternoons from 1-4 ...
The West Island Lakers Basketball Association (WILBA) is a non-profit organization which was started in the 1960’s. WILBA is committed in doing what is right for the players. Membership has grown to over 900 members, starting at pre-novice, 6 years of age, up through juvenile,18 years of age (house league). A girls league was started in 1999.
Coaches and assistant coaches receive training through clinics. The referees and minor official staff are developed from within the organization.
The association offers an excellent house league as well as a competitive interc...
The CALACS de l’Ouest de l’Île is a non-profit feminist organization with a mission of supporting female victims of sexual assault and providing prevention services to the community.
For more information about the support and services available at this organization, please get in touch with the West Island CALACS:
Tel : 514-684-2198
Fax : 514-684-4703
4894 Boul. Des Sources
CP 43536, Roxboro, DDO
We are proud to announce the re-establishment of Block Parents in our community, thanks to the initiative of one parent planting a seed and watching it grow into public interest on the West Island and, finally, into community groups.
In Pointe-Claire, we started as a few parents interested in developing and maintaining our small-town feel of community while dealing with a larger-city population. Seeing as knowing thy neighbour is not always that easy, particularly when there are 31 000 of them, we had to look to other ways we could bring the community together to create ...
The West Island Community Resource Centre (CRC) is a non-profit organization dedicated to improving individual and collective well-being in the West Island. It provides an information and referral service and strengthens and supports the development of the West Island community in collaboration with community partners.
CRC services and activities include:
A community information and referral service by phone, in person, and on-line at www.crcinfo.ca
Publication of specialized resource guides (for seniors, and youth).
A community event calendar and complete ...