April means longer and warmer days and time to get outdoors! Dust off your spring jacket and get ready to enjoy some wonderful local talent and many more exciting events!
A Taste of Amcal
This year will mark the 11th edition of the Annual Taste of AMCAL event. This event, designed to raise funds for the ever-present needs of the community we serve, consists of local restaurants and caterers offering a tasting of their menus, coupled with a silent auction.
When: Monday, April 8th, 2019 from 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Where: Royal St-Lawrence Yacht Club, 1350 Lakeshore Dr, Dorval, QC H9S 2E3
MLWUC BINGO Scholarship Fundraiser
When: Friday, April 12, 2019, from 7:00 PM – 10:00 PM
Where: Alexander von Humboldt German International School Montreal, 216 rue Victoria, Baie-d’Urfé
Choose your bowl, a West Island potter’s original piece, enjoy some delicious soup and leave with your bowl! A fundraising event to the benefit of Bread Basket Lac St-Louis which is a community organization working for food security in the West Island. $ 25 / adult, $ 5 / child (soup only).
When: Saturday, April 13, 2019, from 10:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Where: St Columba By The Lake, 11 Rodney Ave., Pointe-Claire
Intercultural Youth Music & Dance Festival
The festival’s main goal is to promote intercultural exchanges through music & dance workshops, panel discussions and a showcase and to provide accessibility for the youth of all communities who cannot afford to participate in traditional festivals due to overwhelming registration fees. The festival is a family event open to the public and geared towards youth between the ages of 6 and 20.
When: Saturday, April 13th at 9:00 AM – 9:00 PM
Where: Riverdale High School, 5060 Sources Blvd, Pierrefonds
Montreal Media Celebrity Hockey Marathon 2019 16th Edition
When: Saturday, April 13th, 2019 7:30 AM to 9:30 PM
Where: Pierrefonds Sportplexe, 14700 Pierrefonds Blvd
10 Year Anniversary Fundraiser – Overture with the Arts
Celebrate Overture with the Arts at the Olympia Reception Halls as they celebrate 10 years of success with a Comedy Night Fundraiser! Guests will enjoy a 4-course meal, drinks, comedy, and a live music performance by youth who participated in our Girls Unite program; a female empowerment music production program.
When: Saturday, April 13, 2019, from 6:00 PM – 12 AM
Where: Salles De Reception Olympia, 3855A Saint-Jean Blvd, D.D.O.
Centre KIZMET’s “6 à Huîtres” Fundraiser
This unique event features an oyster bar, specialty cocktails, a 3-course dinner service, guest speakers, and a silent auction of wonderful prizes. It is part of a series of events in our 2018 McHappy Day campaign, with the participation of McDonald’s West Island. To buy tickets, please call Linda at 514-694-7090. Tickets are $275 each (including a $150 tax receipt).
When: Monday, April 15th, 2019 at 6:00 PM
Where: 40 Westt, 2305 Trans-Canada Hwy, Pointe-Claire, QC H9R 5Z5
TQSOI’s Earth Day Celebration
The theme of this year’s event is The Butterfly Effect – our small actions can have a big impact when everyone participates. Come out for a chance to network and hear about innovative sustainability projects happening in our community. Wine and finger food will be provided.
When: Wednesday, April 17th. 2019 from 4:30 PM – 7:00 PM
Where: Westside Gathering Church, 820 Rue Tecumseh
Spring Dinner Dance
Tickets are $30 tax & tip included. Part of the proceeds will go towards opening an orphanage in Bombay for the CHILDREN. Call for tickets now at 514 833 5689 before April 5th. After April 5th Tickets are $35.
When: Saturday, April 20th, 2019 from 7:00 PM
Where: Panera Select, 4694 Sources, D.D.O.