As July 1st falls on the weekend, we celebrated Canada Day a little early at EC Montreal! We had a party in the student lounge for all the students and staff. We prepared hot dogs and served different flavors of potato chips! Paula did such a great job with the hot dogs, students were coming back for 2nds, 3rds and 4ths!! The entire school smelled absolutely delicious!! A great time was had by all!! Happy Canada Day everyone!!
What a joyous time of year in Montreal!! All the different ethnic communities are cheering on their soccer team!! Enjoy an image of the Spanish community cheering on their team!! Viva Espania!!
If you want to have an exciting time in Montreal – join us in Little Italy on Sunday to watch the Euro Cup Finals of Spain vs Italy! Take a tour of the Jean-Talon market, buy a slice of pizza or a fresh panino in a local restaurant and make sure to get cannoli and an espresso for dessert!!
Check out this very entertaining video taken in Little Italy yesterday!! Montreal Italian Community Celebrates Italy’s Victory over Germany!
Canada Day Parade Montreal 2012: To attend the 2012 Canada Day Parade, just show up on July 1st at 11 a.m. on Ste. Catherine, between Fort and Peel for a peek, with the parade officially starting at the corner of Fort and Ste. Catherine Street. Enjoy the celebrations!! Happy Canada Day!!
The Quartier Latin is an area in the Ville-Marie borough of Montreal, surrounding UQAM and lower Saint-Denis Street, between downtown and the Gay Village. It is known for its theatres, artistic atmosphere, cafés, and boutiques. Discover this exciting Montreal district!
July 1st is Canada Day! Make it your celebration! From the Pacific to the Atlantic, across six time zones, millions of Canadians will be celebrating the 145th anniversary of Canada on Sunday, July 1st. Canada Day will take on many forms in Montréal and, aside from its grand events planned in the Old Port, festivities will also take place in many other neighborhoods, parks and streets of Montréal. Make it your celebration! Excellent for family gatherings, the docks in the Old Port of Montréal will overflow with all sorts of activities taking place throughout the entire day! Do not miss the official ceremonies, the musical events featuring local artists and the fireworks display in the evening! Check out the following link for the full schedule of activities: http://www.canadadaymontreal.org/schedule.html
We’ve got a ton of exciting activities planned for our students in July! Summer in Montreal – there is no place like it!!
EC Montreal is looking forward to welcoming the first group of teenagers this coming weekend. The homestay families, airport reception greeters and EC staff are anxiously awaiting their arrival. We all look forward to meeting the fresh new faces and showing them our beautiful city. Once again EC Montreal has planned a great summer full of fun filled activities. The teachers are looking forward to helping the students improve their English and French. You can see below some of the amazing students that were with us last year. SMILE EVERYONE YOU WILL BE ON CAMERA