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A Day In Montréal

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Montreal is one of the oldest cities in Canada, founded in the year 1642 located in the province of Quebec. Fun fact: did you know that Montreal was once named Ville-Marie? Now, there are so many things to see and do in this city. Here are some fun spots for you to drop by if you end up going.

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A Hop, Skip, and a Big Bounce!

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Bouncy castles are very special to many children. Who wouldn’t like to spend the day jumping with joy? Fortunately, Big Bounce is here! Big Bounce is a bouncy castle event featuring the biggest one in the world. Located at Saunders Farm, come with your family and have the bounciest time ever from July 13 to July 21.

The Big Bounce will also be in Montreal from July 27 to August 11, with tickets expected to go on sale soon.

For more information, visit Big Bounce’s website:

Create Your Summer Theme Song

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AI doesn't seem to be going anywhere, so why not use it in a fun and creative way this summer?! Make your own summer theme song! We tested out a few free AI generated song making apps, and have founded to be the most user friendly.

We made our own These Are The Days of Summer theme song! Give it a listen!

Crafting Family Fun: Designing a Unique Newspaper Costume

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Summertime is all about making memories with family, and one of the most delightful ways to do this is through creative activities that bring everyone together. Imagine transforming ordinary newspapers into a fabulous dress, or costume. A project that's not only fun but also a wonderful opportunity for family bonding. This summer, let’s explore the joy of crafting a fancy newspaper creations. This activity is always a camper favourite at Camp IAWAH.

This article was provided by our friends at Camp IAWAH, the summer fun experts. Learn more at

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Host Your Own Karaoke Night

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Whether we are musicians or not, everyone loves a good song, and what better way to share this with others than through karaoke? Karaoke is an entertaining activity where friends and family sing their favourite songs; it’s also a great opportunity for some to step outside their comfort zone. Read more for some ideas you can implement into your karaoke night! 🎤🕺

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Keep Your Passengers Entertained! (Road Trip Bingo)

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Are you planning a road trip this summer? Help the time pass for your passengers with this Road Trip BINGO! Card! Print it out and bring a pen, highlighter or some stickers to mark off each item found. Either work together to find the elements, or turn it into a friendly competition between passengers! Drive safe and enjoy your summer adventures!

All Ages, Zero Cost (Summer Activities at the OPL)

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Do you have some extra time this summer you're looking to fill with affordable activities? We've been browsing all that the Ottawa Public Library has to offer, and there truly is something for everyone! From knitting, to crafting, to life-size Candy Land, the various locations across the city have scheduled events for all age groups.

Search free events (with a library card) by library branch, category, and age group, at

Summer Treats Around The World

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Summer is in full swing, and there's nothing quite like the joy of indulging in a delicious treat to beat the heat! Today, we're going to explore some of the most mouth-watering summer treats from around the globe. From icy delights to fruity confections, each culture brings its own unique twist to summer snacking!

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Care's Backyard Mom Recommendations

These Are The Days of Summer 7 Day 9You really only need ONE of these to get through the summer with small children. They both inspire creative play and entertain the kids for hours!

The water table and/or a sandbox.

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Faith and Heritage: Celebrating Canada Day with Gratitude and Reflection

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At-Home Canada Day Activities

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Canada Day is a great opportunity to thank God for the beautiful, safe country we live in. It's extra exciting when you live in the capital city! But perhaps, this year you're looking to step away from the city-wide activities and enjoy a lowkey Canada Day. Below are some activities you can do in the comfort of your own home to celebrate Canada day this year.

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