Saturday, March 25 at 2 p.m. - In French
Félix and Meira is the story of an unconventional romance between two people living vastly different realities mere blocks away from one another. Each lost in their everyday lives, Meira, a Hasidic Jewish wife and mother and Félix, a Secular loner mourning the recent death of his estranged father, unexpectedly meet in a local bakery in Montreal’s Mile End district. What starts as an innocent friendship becomes more serious as the two wayward strangers find comfort in one another. The movie screening will be followed by an enriching Q&A with one of the artists of the film.
Sunday, April 9 at 2 p.m. - In English
An introduction to sensory modulation and sensory-motor processing for Autism and Sensory Processing Disorders. This presentation will highlight the important terminology that families should be aware of, provide red flags to help parents and professionals identify sensory needs and introduce ideas of home activities to help children manage sensory stimuli.
Saturday, April 22 at 2 p. m. – In English
Liliana Perodeau, professional landscape designer, will give an interactive presentation combining photography and music. Watch how her prize-winning garden has changed and grown throughout the seasons.
Tuesday, May 9 at 7 p.m. – In French
Why do some people always look happier and more fulfilled than others? Is happiness part of their nature or is it due to the way these people conceive their lives? This conference will highlight how wellness feelings may stem from our perception of the world and on the ability to learn not only from our failures but also from our successes. This presentation will provide you with the tools to find a good balance between your professional, social and personal lives.