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Cultural activities

Family and children activities


* Arts and Crafts: To discover all the activities offered to our children, click here.


* Shows: To discover all the shows presented by the Town, click here.

Special extended activities for cultural day

LEGO workshop for the 5-12 y.o. 
Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 1:30 p.m.

Community Centre (1301 Rue du Bois)
Free, reservation required. Info at 450-424-8000 ext 217


There is no age for being passionate about Lego! What kid has never built a firetruck, fortress or even an entire city out of Lego? In addition to having fun, young participants will learn the basics of construction as well as architecture techniques and concepts. The challenges presented will also help them build their skills and dexterity.

Participants will have the opportunity to use their creations for role-playing games. To forever remember their spectacular creations, they will be invited to take pictures during the workshop.



Cartoon drawing workshop for the 5-12 y.o. FULL
Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 3:30 p.m.

Community Centre (1301 Rue du Bois)
Free, reservation required. Info at 450-424-8000 ext 217


Drawing helps develop children’s artistic skills and personality, and acts as a stepping stone towards writing.

During this workshop, they will learn how to:
• Create cartoon characters
• Focus on layout
• Add different features and expressions to their cartoon characters

90-minute workshop


Campfire tour with Jean-Marc Couture
Saturday, September 28, 2019
Parc nature les Forestiers-de-Saint-Lazare (2800 Chemin Lotbinière)
Free, no reservation required. Info at 450-424-8000 ext 217

The CAMPFIRE tour is a series of acoustic shows held around a campfire. See Jean-Marc Couture in a unique context with a show created specifically for the CAMPFIRE Tour. The atmosphere will have you feeling warm and toasty inside—just like the warm and toasty marshmallows you’ll be enjoying. Bring your camping chairs, we’ll provide the marshmallows! 

*** In the event of rain, the activity will take place under the tent. 


Halloween craft for children ages 5 and +
Saturday, October 19, 2019
French: 1:30 p.m. / Bilingual: 2:45 p.m.

Community Centre (1301 Rue du Bois)
Free, reservation required : online or 450-424-8000 ext 217
Join art specialist Johanne Lavigne and create your very own terrifyingly scary craft that is sure to send shivers down your spine this Halloween. 60-minute workshop.


Piggy bank workshop (in French)
Saturday, Noember 23, 2019, at 1:30 p.m.

Community Centre (1301 Rue du Bois)
Free, reservation required : online or 450-424-8000 ext 217

Children ages 4 and +
While young participants are busy with their crafts, they will be led in a discussion on the importance of saving. A unique way of building children’s awareness of money.


Cultural activities for adults and seniors


Basic preserves (75 minutes workshop)
Thursday, September 12th,  Group 1: 3 p.m and Group 2: 7 p.m.

Community Centre (1301 Rue du Bois)
Free! Registration required: 450-424-8000 ext. 217 or online

Harvest time is also the perfect time for making preserves and enjoying local produce all year long! Join us to learn the basics of preserving fruits and vegetables (marinades, jam, ketchup, chutney, salsa, sauce).


Memories in black and white (60 minutes workshop)
Thursday, November 7th,  2 to 3 p.m.

Sainte-Angélique Hall (1960 Chemin Sainte-Angélique)
Free! Registration required: 450-424-8000 ext. 217 or online

Participants are invited to create a streamlined black-and-white reproduction or a personal photo or one provided during the activity using a simple Indian ink drawing technique.

Workshop - Internet and email security
Tuesday, November 12th,  10 a.m. to noon

Town Hall (1960 Chemin Sainte-Angélique)
Free! Registration required: 450-424-8000 ext. 220 or online

Workshop – Internet and email security

• Threats
• Protection software
• Good habits to adopt when surfing the Web
• Identifying fraudulent emails and appropriately dealing with them



Workshop - Preserving prepared meals
Thursday, November 28th
Groupe 1: 3 p.m. / Group 2: 7 p.m.

Community Centre (1301 Rue du Bois)
Free! Registration required: 450-424-8000 ext. 220 or online

Having a pantry full of good homecooked meals preserved in Mason jars is easier than you think. Learn how to make preserves of meat and chicken using highpressure sterilization. You can also jar
spaghetti sauce, baked beans, soup, beef stew, chili, chicken broth… 90-minute workshop


 

Board Game Evening


Library (1275 Rue du Bois) 6:15 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Upon reservation at 450-424-8000 ext. 260


Come discover or rediscover the fun of playing board games! Enjoy this fun activity offered to you free of charge in collaboration with the Saint-Lazare Library.

Try out dozens of games for all ages:
• Games for young children (4 years +);
• Games for the family (8 years +);
• Games to play on your own;
• 2 players and cooperative games
• Beginner and advanced strategy games

Activity animators will be on site to explain the different game rules. Bring along your own favourite board games and give others a chance to discover them. You won’t want to miss it!

Friday, September 13, 2019
Friday, October 18, 2019
Friday, November 8, 2019

Tablet classes and workshops

Want to learn all about tablets? The Town is pleased to offer classes and workshops:


Android Tablet classes for intermediate – in French
Tuesdays, from 10 a.m. to noon 
Dates: September 17th to October 22nd
Location: Town Hall Council Room
  • In French 
  • intermediate (Android)
  • Tablets provided if required
  • Registration and questions: 450-424-8000 ext. 220


Android tablet and iPad practice 
Tuesday, October 1st, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. 
Location: Town Hall (Sainte-Angélique Hall)
Registration and questions: 450-424-8000 ext. 220

Come practice your Android or iPad skills during this two-hour workshop. The activity host will be on hand to answer all of your questions.



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