Falls activities 2017

Annual General Meeting:

Would you like to share your ideas, and give a few hours a year doing an activity of

your choice? Come see us!! Monday, September 18th at 7:00pm at the Notre-

Dame- de-la-Joie elementary school in Luskville.

Registration time for all activities:

Monday, September 18th, 6:00 – 7:00pm. Notre-Dame-de-la-Joie School. Cash only


Bow and arrow practice:

Guided and supervised by a qualified instructor in a secure environment, offered to kids

and adults. Kids must be accompanied by an adult.

The activity will take place on Tuesday evenings (Sept. 19 and 26 and Oct. 3, 10 and

17th) from 6:30 – 7:30 in the gym of Notre-Dame-de-la-Joie school in Luskville.

Group 1 from 6:30 to 7:15 and group 2 from 7:15 to 8:00. Maximum of 14 participants

per group. Cost: $25 person

Astronomy evenings: AstroPontiac will be hosting some astronomy evenings at the

Luskville Falls. Take in the night sky through the volunteer’s telescopes.

Friday, Sept. 15 and 22 (back-up date Saturday, Sept. 16 and 23), Oct. 13 and 20, (backup

date Saturday, Oct. 14). From 8:00 pm to midnight. Please check our website

www.astropontiac.ca for confirmation of a “Go” or “No Go” on the day of the event.


Suggested Items to Bring: folding chair, flashlight, pair of binoculars, waterproof/waterresistant

shoes, bugs spray and a jacket!

Yoga Class for ages 6-12:

Wednesday’s from September 27th to November 1st at the Breckenridge Fire Hall (1491

Hwy 148) from 6:30-7:15 PM. The cost per child is $50.

Yoga is fun and offers many physical benefits to children including improvement of

concentration. The educational themes invite kids to discover and experiment creatively

in a dynamic set of activities. Must bring a yoga mat and water. Please no perfumes or

scented body products. Minimum of 8 registrations are required.

School Lunch Workshop:

Making school lunches can be a chore. How do we add variety, color, flavour and make it

more appealing? It’s a challenge! In this workshop you will be given ideas, tricks and

strategies to get through.

On the menu…

Tricks for preparing delicious, balanced, economical and sustainable lunches. Tricks,

strategies and ideas on easy school lunch recipes. How to preserve hot and cold items.

How to take care of the lunch box and introduction to new items in children’s lunch


Workshop for adults only, led by Josée Poirier Defoy. October 2nd at the Luskville

Community Centre (2024 Hwy 148) and October 4th at the Bert Kennedy Centre (885

Clarendon, Quyon). 6:30-7:30. $5 per person.

Bus Trip to Saunders Farm:

Haunted hayride, puppet show, corn maze, giant trampoline, play structure, picnic area,

etc… For additional cost on site: Pumpkin picking, face painting, and food. Saturday,

October 21st (rain date October 28th). Bus will be leaving the Quyon Family Centre at

8:45am and will be at Notre-Dame-de-la-Joie school at 9 :00am. Departure from

Saunders farm scheduled for 2:30pm. $10 per person.

Sports Activity Session

Offered to students from kindergarten to grade 4. Activity will be held on Tuesdays

between 6:45 – 7 :45pm from Oct 24th – Dec 19th (No session held October 31st). In the

Notre-Dame-de-la-Joie gym. Cost $40.00 per child

Science Workshop Les Débrouillards:

For children ages 5 to 12 years old. Those mysterious volcanos! Children will learn the

theory behind volcanos and how they are formed. They will also have the chance to

simulate volcanic eruptions thanks to chemical reactions. Saturday, November 11,

9:00am to 10:00am at the Luskville Community Centre (2024 Hwy 148). $5 per child.

Cultural show for the whole family

Friday, November 24 at the Luskville Community Centre at 6:30PM. Hilarious,

interactive and full of laughs for all ages! Details to come in the November Municipal

Bulletin. $5 per person.