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LEISURE AND CULTURE

Courses and Activities - Adults


Aquatics


Aquatic Fitness - Aqua Fit

Aqua Fit is a comprehensive water-based fitness program that incorporates light impact exercises and music to develop and improve your cardiovascular capacity and condition your muscles.


Aquatic Fitness - Aqua Jogging

This course takes place in the deep end of the pool, with music. It is designed for individuals who want to build their cardio without the strain of gravity on their body. Float belts and related equipment are provided for this class. This is a perfect class for beginners, as well as for more experienced participants.


Aquatic Fitness - Aqua Spinning

This course features fitness exercises on a bicycle specially designed for the water. The rhythm and intensity vary. It is an appropriate class for people in good physical condition.


Aquatic Fitness - Aqua Zumba

An aquatic fitness class with Latin music consisting of choreographed aerobic and strength training exercises. An effective workout that uses water as resistance and other exercise equipment while minimizing impact on joints. Held in the shallow end of the pool.


Recreational Swimming

You can enjoy various recreational swimming periods in the City's aquatic centres.


Swimming Lessons - Adults

Swmming lessons for beginners and intermidiate-advanced.


Swimming Lessons - Aquadapt

These are one-on-one classes pairing a person with a disability with an experienced swim instructor.


Swimming Lessons - Private

This one-on-one course is for people of all ages who wish to improve their swimming skills. Every course is personalized according to the skills, strengths, and weaknesses of each swimmer, and lesson plans are adapted to foster progress and results.


Swimming Lessons - Semi-Private



Arts and Culture


Arts and Crafts

Here are the City's parter organisations that offer arts and crafts activities and courses in Dorval.


Book Clubs

Second Tuesday of the month, at 1:30 p.m., or the third Thursday of the month, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Join in on one of the book clubs’ monthly get-togethers at the Dorval Library to “talk books” with fellow readers.


Discovery Series: « Road Trip » le long de la 132 (in French)

Wednesday, April 18, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Jadrino Huot shows us the must-sees of Gaspésie and the treasures to be found along Route 132.


Discovery Series: Around the World in Photos

Wednesday, November 22, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Victor Breedon has visited over 70 countries and will present us with a series of thought-provoking photographs taken from his travels.


Discovery Series: Baltic Sea Cruise - Images and History

Wednesday, May 2, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

We will view spectacular images of Amsterdam, Stockholm, Helsinki, Copenhagen, Tallinn, and St. Petersburg set to music and hear fascinating tales.


Discovery Series: Easter Island - Meeting with Another Civilization

Wednesday, April 4, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Intrepid traveler Wojtek Skoryna describes his visit to one of the most isolated islands in the world.


Discovery Series: From Versailles to Dinan - Renaissance Treasures of France

Wednesday, March 7, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Voyageur Fred takes us on a journey through the Loire Valley, playground to France’s kings and queens, revealing many marvelous Renaissance châteaux.


Discovery Series: Hawaï – Beauté et diversité (in French)

Wednesday, February 21, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Join Alain Benoit as he travels to the four largest islands in the Hawaiian archipelago and uncovers their beautiful attractions.


Discovery Series: La Réunion, île passion (in French)

Wednesday, March 21, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Anthony Gérard and Emmanuelle Hélias invite us to explore a little piece of France located in the middle of the Indian Ocean.


Discovery Series: Montréal (in French)

Wednesday, December 6, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

From Ville-Marie to the modern metropolis, we will hear stories from the city’s past, some familiar and others surprising!


Discovery Series: To 80 Degrees North - Remote Islands of the North Atlantic

Wednesday, February 7, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Encounter the most remote islands of the United Kingdom, as well as the Faroe Islands, the Svalbard archipelago, and Jan Mayen, the location of the world’s most northerly active volcano.


Discovery Series: Voyage au Vietnam (in French)

Wednesday, May 16, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Luc Monette will share his favourite moments and the most beautiful pictures he captured along the way during his stay in Vietnam.


Family Literacy Day: Story Time - Alphabet Soup

Saturday, January 27, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
At the Dorval Library

Enjoy a story time with your little ones about the love of letters. Be ready to sing your ABCs!


Family Literacy Day: Super-Story and Yoga!

Saturday, January 27, from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Children ages 6 to 10 are asked to invite one adult family member to participate with them in this very special superhero family yoga session!


Fun DIY Ornament

Come have fun and craft your own 125th anniversary souvenir at the Museum.


Holiday Magic Workshops


NFB Club: D’où je viens (in French, 78 minutes)

Friday, April 20, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Director Claude Demers revisits the working-class neighbourhood of Verdun where he grew up and asks questions about the mysteries of his origins.


NFB Club: From Sherbrooke to Brooks - Inside a Migration Corridor (67 minutes)

Friday, May 18, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This documentary travels the migration corridor forged between Sherbrooke, Quebec, and the town of Brooks, Alberta, by French-speaking Africans.


NFB Club: Sur les traces de Maria Chapdelaine (in French, 52 minutes)

Friday, February 16, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This documentary adventure takes us to the edge of the imagination of cinema and reality, and questions our identity and relationship to the past.


NFB Club: The Road Forward (101 minutes)

Friday, January 19, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This musical documentary by Marie Clements depicts a crucial moment in Canadian civil rights history: the beginnings of aboriginal nationalism.


NFB Club: Waterwalker (86 minutes)

Friday, March 16, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This documentary is about naturalist Bill Mason and his journey, by canoe, into the Ontario wilderness.


Storytelling and Hot Chocolate

Sip on some yummy hot chocolate while listening to captivating stories at the Museum.


Technology Workshop: Digital Collections

Wednesday, January 17, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Learn how to access a vast collection of movies, television series, music, and e-books on your mobile devices.


Technology Workshop: Introduction to Online Resources

Friday, February 9, from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Find out how to do online research using a wide variety of resources.



Library


“Blind Date”

From January 12 to February 13
At the Dorval Library

Borrow from a collection of wrapped books (the covers have been hidden) for a surprise literary “blind date”!


April Is National Poetry Month

At the Dorval Library

Come celebrate poetry! Borrow a poetry book or channel your own inner poet.


Book Chat Café

Saturday, April 21, from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Join fellow book lovers and our librarians to “talk books” in an informal setting with coffee and tasty treats!


Book Clubs

Second Tuesday of the month, at 1:30 p.m., or the third Thursday of the month, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Join in on one of the book clubs’ monthly get-togethers at the Dorval Library to “talk books” with fellow readers.


Discovery Series: « Road Trip » le long de la 132 (in French)

Wednesday, April 18, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Jadrino Huot shows us the must-sees of Gaspésie and the treasures to be found along Route 132.


Discovery Series: Around the World in Photos

Wednesday, November 22, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Victor Breedon has visited over 70 countries and will present us with a series of thought-provoking photographs taken from his travels.


Discovery Series: Baltic Sea Cruise - Images and History

Wednesday, May 2, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

We will view spectacular images of Amsterdam, Stockholm, Helsinki, Copenhagen, Tallinn, and St. Petersburg set to music and hear fascinating tales.


Discovery Series: Easter Island - Meeting with Another Civilization

Wednesday, April 4, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Intrepid traveler Wojtek Skoryna describes his visit to one of the most isolated islands in the world.


Discovery Series: From Versailles to Dinan - Renaissance Treasures of France

Wednesday, March 7, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Voyageur Fred takes us on a journey through the Loire Valley, playground to France’s kings and queens, revealing many marvelous Renaissance châteaux.


Discovery Series: Hawaï – Beauté et diversité (in French)

Wednesday, February 21, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Join Alain Benoit as he travels to the four largest islands in the Hawaiian archipelago and uncovers their beautiful attractions.


Discovery Series: La Réunion, île passion (in French)

Wednesday, March 21, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Anthony Gérard and Emmanuelle Hélias invite us to explore a little piece of France located in the middle of the Indian Ocean.


Discovery Series: Montréal (in French)

Wednesday, December 6, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

From Ville-Marie to the modern metropolis, we will hear stories from the city’s past, some familiar and others surprising!


Discovery Series: To 80 Degrees North - Remote Islands of the North Atlantic

Wednesday, February 7, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Encounter the most remote islands of the United Kingdom, as well as the Faroe Islands, the Svalbard archipelago, and Jan Mayen, the location of the world’s most northerly active volcano.


Discovery Series: Voyage au Vietnam (in French)

Wednesday, May 16, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Luc Monette will share his favourite moments and the most beautiful pictures he captured along the way during his stay in Vietnam.


Family Literacy Day: Story Time - Alphabet Soup

Saturday, January 27, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
At the Dorval Library

Enjoy a story time with your little ones about the love of letters. Be ready to sing your ABCs!


Family Literacy Day: Super-Story and Yoga!

Saturday, January 27, from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Children ages 6 to 10 are asked to invite one adult family member to participate with them in this very special superhero family yoga session!


Financial Literacy Month Workshop: Comment faire l’éducation financière des enfants (in French)

Thursday, November 23, from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Obtain information to better understand the challenges of raising money-smart kids.


NFB Club: D’où je viens (in French, 78 minutes)

Friday, April 20, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Director Claude Demers revisits the working-class neighbourhood of Verdun where he grew up and asks questions about the mysteries of his origins.


NFB Club: From Sherbrooke to Brooks - Inside a Migration Corridor (67 minutes)

Friday, May 18, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This documentary travels the migration corridor forged between Sherbrooke, Quebec, and the town of Brooks, Alberta, by French-speaking Africans.


NFB Club: Sur les traces de Maria Chapdelaine (in French, 52 minutes)

Friday, February 16, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This documentary adventure takes us to the edge of the imagination of cinema and reality, and questions our identity and relationship to the past.


NFB Club: The Road Forward (101 minutes)

Friday, January 19, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This musical documentary by Marie Clements depicts a crucial moment in Canadian civil rights history: the beginnings of aboriginal nationalism.


NFB Club: Waterwalker (86 minutes)

Friday, March 16, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This documentary is about naturalist Bill Mason and his journey, by canoe, into the Ontario wilderness.


Technology Workshop: Cloud Storage

Friday, April 13, from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Learn where you can store your digital files in one convenient place online and access them easily from any computer or device.


Technology Workshop: Digital Collections

Wednesday, January 17, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Learn how to access a vast collection of movies, television series, music, and e-books on your mobile devices.


Technology Workshop: Introduction to Mobile Photography

Wednesday, May 9, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Smart phones, tablets, and digital devices have opened up exciting new possibilities in photography.


Technology Workshop: Introduction to Online Resources

Friday, February 9, from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Find out how to do online research using a wide variety of resources.


Technology Workshop: Introduction to Social Media

Wednesday, March 14, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Learners will receive an overview of networks such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Skype, YouTube, blogging, and more.



Fitness and Wellness


Body Design

Total-body strengthening and toning exercises accompanied by music and with a variety of equipment.


Boot Camp

High-intensity circuit training. Exercise sequences to improve cardio, endurance, and muscle strength. Background music, but no choreography.


Boot Camp Tabata

Improve your aerobic capacity and burn fat and calories. The Tabata protocol uses all kinds of body weight exercises (lunges, squats, pushups, etc.) in an interval fashion: all-out effort for 20 seconds, with a 10-second recovery period. No choreography.


Butt and Thighs

Intensive workout to tone and define the lower body.


Cardio Combat

Intense workout with powerful music, combining authentic boxing, taekwondo, and karate into a group exercise environment. Everything to make you sweat!


Essentrics

Come and try the Essentrics technique, which simultaneously combines dynamic stretching and muscle strengthening to improve overall strength and flexibility of the body. It develops thin, strong, and flexible muscles, resulting in an immediate posture improvement.


Extreme Toning

Muscle-strengthening and endurance course to firm up, tone, and define your muscles. Handheld weights combined with other fitness equipment to challenge any fitness level.


In Shape for Me

An aerobic class for people who want to get back into shape or who have not exercised in a while. You are in for a surprise with this cardiovascular workout inspired by a variety of music: a pleasant atmosphere where exercise and fun go hand in hand.


International Line Dancing

Come and enjoy a fun afternoon of international line dancing. What better way to unwind while doing good for your body and mind? Enjoy many styles of music and learn step-by-step choreography. Now is your chance to try it for the first time. Join us for a great experience!


Lean Yoga

Perfect for beginners, this yoga session is specially designed to help you lose weight while still taking advantage of the energizing and relaxing benefits of yoga.


Meditation Yoga

Treat yourself to some downtime by exploring the different meditation techniques and breathing exercises of a soothing yoga practice as we slowly move through various deep stretches and yoga postures.


Modern Line Dancing

Did you know that line dancing is the second most popular recreational activity in the world? It benefits not only the body but also the mind, which makes it unique and great for all ages. Dance and express yourself to disco, oldies, soul, jazz, Latin, and even international music.


Mom and Baby Fitness - CANCELLED

A multi-level cardiovascular and muscle-toning class where your child accompanies and interacts with you. Everything you need to get back into shape!


Pilates

Based on the Joseph Pilates method, this class focuses on abdominal and back exercises. It is aimed at improving posture, muscular strength, and flexibility through a series of slow and specific movements.


Power Yoga

This course teaches Hatha yoga techniques with an emphasis on a combination of original yoga techniques, breathing, and relaxation. This energizing course will help reduce stress while improving strength, flexibility, and balance.

It is also based on the Ashtanga yoga techniques. A set sequence of postures designed to bring strength, flexibility, and endurance to the body.


Pre/Postnatal Yogalates

A combination of yoga and Pilates exercises conceived for mothers-to-be and for mothers accompanied by their babies.


Running - CANCELLED

Two running classes: one for beginners and one for people with experience.


Stretch, Strength, and Yoga

A workout to build muscular strength and flexibility, with lots of stabilization, yoga poses, stretching, and relaxation.


Tai Chi

The Yang style of Tai Chi aims to improve your mental and physical health by the execution of a series of continuous gentle movements. It will increase your flexibility, strengthen your muscles, release tension spots, correct posture, improve circulation, and diminish stress.


Total Abs and Arms

Short intensive workout to tone and define abdominal and arm muscles.


Total Body Workout

Cardio, toning, strength, and flexibility complete this total body workout.


Total Cardio

Developing cardio endurance with high and low combinations. Abdominal exercises and stretching included in every workout.


Zumba

A fusion of Latin and international music dance themes, creating a dynamic, exciting, and effective fitness system. Features aerobic and fitness interval training with a combination of slow and fast rhythms that tone and sculpt the body. An excellent workout!


Zumba Toning

Energizing dance steps are added to muscular reinforcement of the upper body. The arm, shoulder, and abdominal muscles are further solicited through the captivating pleasures of Zumba.



Sports


Badminton

Here is what is offered in Dorval, in terms of badminton.


Ball Hockey

Here is what is offered in Dorval, in terms of ball hockey.


Basketball

You can enjoy open activities, including basketball, in the Dorval Aquatic and Sports Complex gymnasium.


Biking


Bocce

Two non-lit bocce fields are located at the Jean-Paul Bernier Park.


Cosom hockey

Cosom hockey will soon be offered as an open activity at the Dorval Aquatic and Sports Complex gymnasium, starting the 2017 holiday season.


Disc Golf

A 3-basket disc golf course is located at Windsor Park.


Hockey

Here is what is offered in Dorval, in terms of hockey.


Pickleball

You can enjoy open activities, including pickleball, in the Dorval Aquatic and Sports Complex gymnasium.


Skating

The City offers various skating options to its citizens.


Soccer

Here are the City's parter organisations that offer soccer in Dorval.


Social dance

Here is what is offered in Dorval, in terms of social dance.


Softball

Here is what is offered in Dorval, in terms of softball.


Swimming

Here is what is offered in Dorval, in terms of swim clubs and swimming courses.


Tennis

Here is the City's parter organisation that offers tennis in Dorval.


Volleyball

You can enjoy open activities, including voleyball, in the Dorval Aquatic and Sports Complex gymnasium.



Others


Astronomy

Here is the City's parter organisation that reunites astronomy enthousiasts.


First Aid, CPR, and AED

This 8-hour class will touch on the following subjects: first aid, severe allergies, CPR, and AED level C.


Hands-On Self-Defense for Women and Teens

This scenario-based training and hands-on attack simulation workshop empowers women and teens with personal safety skills that effectively and realistically work for them.


Stamp collecting

Here is the stamp club that operates in Dorval.


Technology Workshop: Cloud Storage

Friday, April 13, from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Learn where you can store your digital files in one convenient place online and access them easily from any computer or device.


Technology Workshop: Introduction to Mobile Photography

Wednesday, May 9, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Smart phones, tablets, and digital devices have opened up exciting new possibilities in photography.


Technology Workshop: Introduction to Social Media

Wednesday, March 14, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Learners will receive an overview of networks such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Skype, YouTube, blogging, and more.


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LEISURE AND CULTURE

Courses and Activities - Adults


Aquatics


Aquatic Fitness - Aqua Fit

Aqua Fit is a comprehensive water-based fitness program that incorporates light impact exercises and music to develop and improve your cardiovascular capacity and condition your muscles.


Aquatic Fitness - Aqua Jogging

This course takes place in the deep end of the pool, with music. It is designed for individuals who want to build their cardio without the strain of gravity on their body. Float belts and related equipment are provided for this class. This is a perfect class for beginners, as well as for more experienced participants.


Aquatic Fitness - Aqua Spinning

This course features fitness exercises on a bicycle specially designed for the water. The rhythm and intensity vary. It is an appropriate class for people in good physical condition.


Aquatic Fitness - Aqua Zumba

An aquatic fitness class with Latin music consisting of choreographed aerobic and strength training exercises. An effective workout that uses water as resistance and other exercise equipment while minimizing impact on joints. Held in the shallow end of the pool.


Recreational Swimming

You can enjoy various recreational swimming periods in the City's aquatic centres.


Swimming Lessons - Adults

Swmming lessons for beginners and intermidiate-advanced.


Swimming Lessons - Aquadapt

These are one-on-one classes pairing a person with a disability with an experienced swim instructor.


Swimming Lessons - Private

This one-on-one course is for people of all ages who wish to improve their swimming skills. Every course is personalized according to the skills, strengths, and weaknesses of each swimmer, and lesson plans are adapted to foster progress and results.


Swimming Lessons - Semi-Private



Arts and Culture


Arts and Crafts

Here are the City's parter organisations that offer arts and crafts activities and courses in Dorval.


Book Clubs

Second Tuesday of the month, at 1:30 p.m., or the third Thursday of the month, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Join in on one of the book clubs’ monthly get-togethers at the Dorval Library to “talk books” with fellow readers.


Discovery Series: « Road Trip » le long de la 132 (in French)

Wednesday, April 18, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Jadrino Huot shows us the must-sees of Gaspésie and the treasures to be found along Route 132.


Discovery Series: Around the World in Photos

Wednesday, November 22, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Victor Breedon has visited over 70 countries and will present us with a series of thought-provoking photographs taken from his travels.


Discovery Series: Baltic Sea Cruise - Images and History

Wednesday, May 2, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

We will view spectacular images of Amsterdam, Stockholm, Helsinki, Copenhagen, Tallinn, and St. Petersburg set to music and hear fascinating tales.


Discovery Series: Easter Island - Meeting with Another Civilization

Wednesday, April 4, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Intrepid traveler Wojtek Skoryna describes his visit to one of the most isolated islands in the world.


Discovery Series: From Versailles to Dinan - Renaissance Treasures of France

Wednesday, March 7, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Voyageur Fred takes us on a journey through the Loire Valley, playground to France’s kings and queens, revealing many marvelous Renaissance châteaux.


Discovery Series: Hawaï – Beauté et diversité (in French)

Wednesday, February 21, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Join Alain Benoit as he travels to the four largest islands in the Hawaiian archipelago and uncovers their beautiful attractions.


Discovery Series: La Réunion, île passion (in French)

Wednesday, March 21, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Anthony Gérard and Emmanuelle Hélias invite us to explore a little piece of France located in the middle of the Indian Ocean.


Discovery Series: Montréal (in French)

Wednesday, December 6, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

From Ville-Marie to the modern metropolis, we will hear stories from the city’s past, some familiar and others surprising!


Discovery Series: To 80 Degrees North - Remote Islands of the North Atlantic

Wednesday, February 7, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Encounter the most remote islands of the United Kingdom, as well as the Faroe Islands, the Svalbard archipelago, and Jan Mayen, the location of the world’s most northerly active volcano.


Discovery Series: Voyage au Vietnam (in French)

Wednesday, May 16, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Luc Monette will share his favourite moments and the most beautiful pictures he captured along the way during his stay in Vietnam.


Family Literacy Day: Story Time - Alphabet Soup

Saturday, January 27, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
At the Dorval Library

Enjoy a story time with your little ones about the love of letters. Be ready to sing your ABCs!


Family Literacy Day: Super-Story and Yoga!

Saturday, January 27, from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Children ages 6 to 10 are asked to invite one adult family member to participate with them in this very special superhero family yoga session!


Fun DIY Ornament

Come have fun and craft your own 125th anniversary souvenir at the Museum.


Holiday Magic Workshops


NFB Club: D’où je viens (in French, 78 minutes)

Friday, April 20, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Director Claude Demers revisits the working-class neighbourhood of Verdun where he grew up and asks questions about the mysteries of his origins.


NFB Club: From Sherbrooke to Brooks - Inside a Migration Corridor (67 minutes)

Friday, May 18, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This documentary travels the migration corridor forged between Sherbrooke, Quebec, and the town of Brooks, Alberta, by French-speaking Africans.


NFB Club: Sur les traces de Maria Chapdelaine (in French, 52 minutes)

Friday, February 16, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This documentary adventure takes us to the edge of the imagination of cinema and reality, and questions our identity and relationship to the past.


NFB Club: The Road Forward (101 minutes)

Friday, January 19, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This musical documentary by Marie Clements depicts a crucial moment in Canadian civil rights history: the beginnings of aboriginal nationalism.


NFB Club: Waterwalker (86 minutes)

Friday, March 16, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This documentary is about naturalist Bill Mason and his journey, by canoe, into the Ontario wilderness.


Storytelling and Hot Chocolate

Sip on some yummy hot chocolate while listening to captivating stories at the Museum.


Technology Workshop: Digital Collections

Wednesday, January 17, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Learn how to access a vast collection of movies, television series, music, and e-books on your mobile devices.


Technology Workshop: Introduction to Online Resources

Friday, February 9, from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Find out how to do online research using a wide variety of resources.



Library


“Blind Date”

From January 12 to February 13
At the Dorval Library

Borrow from a collection of wrapped books (the covers have been hidden) for a surprise literary “blind date”!


April Is National Poetry Month

At the Dorval Library

Come celebrate poetry! Borrow a poetry book or channel your own inner poet.


Book Chat Café

Saturday, April 21, from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Join fellow book lovers and our librarians to “talk books” in an informal setting with coffee and tasty treats!


Book Clubs

Second Tuesday of the month, at 1:30 p.m., or the third Thursday of the month, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Join in on one of the book clubs’ monthly get-togethers at the Dorval Library to “talk books” with fellow readers.


Discovery Series: « Road Trip » le long de la 132 (in French)

Wednesday, April 18, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Jadrino Huot shows us the must-sees of Gaspésie and the treasures to be found along Route 132.


Discovery Series: Around the World in Photos

Wednesday, November 22, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Victor Breedon has visited over 70 countries and will present us with a series of thought-provoking photographs taken from his travels.


Discovery Series: Baltic Sea Cruise - Images and History

Wednesday, May 2, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

We will view spectacular images of Amsterdam, Stockholm, Helsinki, Copenhagen, Tallinn, and St. Petersburg set to music and hear fascinating tales.


Discovery Series: Easter Island - Meeting with Another Civilization

Wednesday, April 4, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Intrepid traveler Wojtek Skoryna describes his visit to one of the most isolated islands in the world.


Discovery Series: From Versailles to Dinan - Renaissance Treasures of France

Wednesday, March 7, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Voyageur Fred takes us on a journey through the Loire Valley, playground to France’s kings and queens, revealing many marvelous Renaissance châteaux.


Discovery Series: Hawaï – Beauté et diversité (in French)

Wednesday, February 21, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Join Alain Benoit as he travels to the four largest islands in the Hawaiian archipelago and uncovers their beautiful attractions.


Discovery Series: La Réunion, île passion (in French)

Wednesday, March 21, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Anthony Gérard and Emmanuelle Hélias invite us to explore a little piece of France located in the middle of the Indian Ocean.


Discovery Series: Montréal (in French)

Wednesday, December 6, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

From Ville-Marie to the modern metropolis, we will hear stories from the city’s past, some familiar and others surprising!


Discovery Series: To 80 Degrees North - Remote Islands of the North Atlantic

Wednesday, February 7, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Encounter the most remote islands of the United Kingdom, as well as the Faroe Islands, the Svalbard archipelago, and Jan Mayen, the location of the world’s most northerly active volcano.


Discovery Series: Voyage au Vietnam (in French)

Wednesday, May 16, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Luc Monette will share his favourite moments and the most beautiful pictures he captured along the way during his stay in Vietnam.


Family Literacy Day: Story Time - Alphabet Soup

Saturday, January 27, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
At the Dorval Library

Enjoy a story time with your little ones about the love of letters. Be ready to sing your ABCs!


Family Literacy Day: Super-Story and Yoga!

Saturday, January 27, from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Children ages 6 to 10 are asked to invite one adult family member to participate with them in this very special superhero family yoga session!


Financial Literacy Month Workshop: Comment faire l’éducation financière des enfants (in French)

Thursday, November 23, from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Obtain information to better understand the challenges of raising money-smart kids.


NFB Club: D’où je viens (in French, 78 minutes)

Friday, April 20, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Director Claude Demers revisits the working-class neighbourhood of Verdun where he grew up and asks questions about the mysteries of his origins.


NFB Club: From Sherbrooke to Brooks - Inside a Migration Corridor (67 minutes)

Friday, May 18, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This documentary travels the migration corridor forged between Sherbrooke, Quebec, and the town of Brooks, Alberta, by French-speaking Africans.


NFB Club: Sur les traces de Maria Chapdelaine (in French, 52 minutes)

Friday, February 16, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This documentary adventure takes us to the edge of the imagination of cinema and reality, and questions our identity and relationship to the past.


NFB Club: The Road Forward (101 minutes)

Friday, January 19, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This musical documentary by Marie Clements depicts a crucial moment in Canadian civil rights history: the beginnings of aboriginal nationalism.


NFB Club: Waterwalker (86 minutes)

Friday, March 16, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This documentary is about naturalist Bill Mason and his journey, by canoe, into the Ontario wilderness.


Technology Workshop: Cloud Storage

Friday, April 13, from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Learn where you can store your digital files in one convenient place online and access them easily from any computer or device.


Technology Workshop: Digital Collections

Wednesday, January 17, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Learn how to access a vast collection of movies, television series, music, and e-books on your mobile devices.


Technology Workshop: Introduction to Mobile Photography

Wednesday, May 9, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Smart phones, tablets, and digital devices have opened up exciting new possibilities in photography.


Technology Workshop: Introduction to Online Resources

Friday, February 9, from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Find out how to do online research using a wide variety of resources.


Technology Workshop: Introduction to Social Media

Wednesday, March 14, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Learners will receive an overview of networks such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Skype, YouTube, blogging, and more.



Fitness and Wellness


Body Design

Total-body strengthening and toning exercises accompanied by music and with a variety of equipment.


Boot Camp

High-intensity circuit training. Exercise sequences to improve cardio, endurance, and muscle strength. Background music, but no choreography.


Boot Camp Tabata

Improve your aerobic capacity and burn fat and calories. The Tabata protocol uses all kinds of body weight exercises (lunges, squats, pushups, etc.) in an interval fashion: all-out effort for 20 seconds, with a 10-second recovery period. No choreography.


Butt and Thighs

Intensive workout to tone and define the lower body.


Cardio Combat

Intense workout with powerful music, combining authentic boxing, taekwondo, and karate into a group exercise environment. Everything to make you sweat!


Essentrics

Come and try the Essentrics technique, which simultaneously combines dynamic stretching and muscle strengthening to improve overall strength and flexibility of the body. It develops thin, strong, and flexible muscles, resulting in an immediate posture improvement.


Extreme Toning

Muscle-strengthening and endurance course to firm up, tone, and define your muscles. Handheld weights combined with other fitness equipment to challenge any fitness level.


In Shape for Me

An aerobic class for people who want to get back into shape or who have not exercised in a while. You are in for a surprise with this cardiovascular workout inspired by a variety of music: a pleasant atmosphere where exercise and fun go hand in hand.


International Line Dancing

Come and enjoy a fun afternoon of international line dancing. What better way to unwind while doing good for your body and mind? Enjoy many styles of music and learn step-by-step choreography. Now is your chance to try it for the first time. Join us for a great experience!


Lean Yoga

Perfect for beginners, this yoga session is specially designed to help you lose weight while still taking advantage of the energizing and relaxing benefits of yoga.


Meditation Yoga

Treat yourself to some downtime by exploring the different meditation techniques and breathing exercises of a soothing yoga practice as we slowly move through various deep stretches and yoga postures.


Modern Line Dancing

Did you know that line dancing is the second most popular recreational activity in the world? It benefits not only the body but also the mind, which makes it unique and great for all ages. Dance and express yourself to disco, oldies, soul, jazz, Latin, and even international music.


Mom and Baby Fitness - CANCELLED

A multi-level cardiovascular and muscle-toning class where your child accompanies and interacts with you. Everything you need to get back into shape!


Pilates

Based on the Joseph Pilates method, this class focuses on abdominal and back exercises. It is aimed at improving posture, muscular strength, and flexibility through a series of slow and specific movements.


Power Yoga

This course teaches Hatha yoga techniques with an emphasis on a combination of original yoga techniques, breathing, and relaxation. This energizing course will help reduce stress while improving strength, flexibility, and balance.

It is also based on the Ashtanga yoga techniques. A set sequence of postures designed to bring strength, flexibility, and endurance to the body.


Pre/Postnatal Yogalates

A combination of yoga and Pilates exercises conceived for mothers-to-be and for mothers accompanied by their babies.


Running - CANCELLED

Two running classes: one for beginners and one for people with experience.


Stretch, Strength, and Yoga

A workout to build muscular strength and flexibility, with lots of stabilization, yoga poses, stretching, and relaxation.


Tai Chi

The Yang style of Tai Chi aims to improve your mental and physical health by the execution of a series of continuous gentle movements. It will increase your flexibility, strengthen your muscles, release tension spots, correct posture, improve circulation, and diminish stress.


Total Abs and Arms

Short intensive workout to tone and define abdominal and arm muscles.


Total Body Workout

Cardio, toning, strength, and flexibility complete this total body workout.


Total Cardio

Developing cardio endurance with high and low combinations. Abdominal exercises and stretching included in every workout.


Zumba

A fusion of Latin and international music dance themes, creating a dynamic, exciting, and effective fitness system. Features aerobic and fitness interval training with a combination of slow and fast rhythms that tone and sculpt the body. An excellent workout!


Zumba Toning

Energizing dance steps are added to muscular reinforcement of the upper body. The arm, shoulder, and abdominal muscles are further solicited through the captivating pleasures of Zumba.



Sports


Badminton

Here is what is offered in Dorval, in terms of badminton.


Ball Hockey

Here is what is offered in Dorval, in terms of ball hockey.


Basketball

You can enjoy open activities, including basketball, in the Dorval Aquatic and Sports Complex gymnasium.


Biking


Bocce

Two non-lit bocce fields are located at the Jean-Paul Bernier Park.


Cosom hockey

Cosom hockey will soon be offered as an open activity at the Dorval Aquatic and Sports Complex gymnasium, starting the 2017 holiday season.


Disc Golf

A 3-basket disc golf course is located at Windsor Park.


Hockey

Here is what is offered in Dorval, in terms of hockey.


Pickleball

You can enjoy open activities, including pickleball, in the Dorval Aquatic and Sports Complex gymnasium.


Skating

The City offers various skating options to its citizens.


Soccer

Here are the City's parter organisations that offer soccer in Dorval.


Social dance

Here is what is offered in Dorval, in terms of social dance.


Softball

Here is what is offered in Dorval, in terms of softball.


Swimming

Here is what is offered in Dorval, in terms of swim clubs and swimming courses.


Tennis

Here is the City's parter organisation that offers tennis in Dorval.


Volleyball

You can enjoy open activities, including voleyball, in the Dorval Aquatic and Sports Complex gymnasium.



Others


Astronomy

Here is the City's parter organisation that reunites astronomy enthousiasts.


First Aid, CPR, and AED

This 8-hour class will touch on the following subjects: first aid, severe allergies, CPR, and AED level C.


Hands-On Self-Defense for Women and Teens

This scenario-based training and hands-on attack simulation workshop empowers women and teens with personal safety skills that effectively and realistically work for them.


Stamp collecting

Here is the stamp club that operates in Dorval.


Technology Workshop: Cloud Storage

Friday, April 13, from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Learn where you can store your digital files in one convenient place online and access them easily from any computer or device.


Technology Workshop: Introduction to Mobile Photography

Wednesday, May 9, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Smart phones, tablets, and digital devices have opened up exciting new possibilities in photography.


Technology Workshop: Introduction to Social Media

Wednesday, March 14, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Learners will receive an overview of networks such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Skype, YouTube, blogging, and more.


SEARCH FOR COURSES AND ACTIVITIES




Registration for Courses and Activities
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Courses and Activities - Adults


Aquatics


Aquatic Fitness - Aqua Fit

Aqua Fit is a comprehensive water-based fitness program that incorporates light impact exercises and music to develop and improve your cardiovascular capacity and condition your muscles.


Aquatic Fitness - Aqua Jogging

This course takes place in the deep end of the pool, with music. It is designed for individuals who want to build their cardio without the strain of gravity on their body. Float belts and related equipment are provided for this class. This is a perfect class for beginners, as well as for more experienced participants.


Aquatic Fitness - Aqua Spinning

This course features fitness exercises on a bicycle specially designed for the water. The rhythm and intensity vary. It is an appropriate class for people in good physical condition.


Aquatic Fitness - Aqua Zumba

An aquatic fitness class with Latin music consisting of choreographed aerobic and strength training exercises. An effective workout that uses water as resistance and other exercise equipment while minimizing impact on joints. Held in the shallow end of the pool.


Recreational Swimming

You can enjoy various recreational swimming periods in the City's aquatic centres.


Swimming Lessons - Adults

Swmming lessons for beginners and intermidiate-advanced.


Swimming Lessons - Aquadapt

These are one-on-one classes pairing a person with a disability with an experienced swim instructor.


Swimming Lessons - Private

This one-on-one course is for people of all ages who wish to improve their swimming skills. Every course is personalized according to the skills, strengths, and weaknesses of each swimmer, and lesson plans are adapted to foster progress and results.


Swimming Lessons - Semi-Private



Arts and Culture


Arts and Crafts

Here are the City's parter organisations that offer arts and crafts activities and courses in Dorval.


Book Clubs

Second Tuesday of the month, at 1:30 p.m., or the third Thursday of the month, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Join in on one of the book clubs’ monthly get-togethers at the Dorval Library to “talk books” with fellow readers.


Discovery Series: « Road Trip » le long de la 132 (in French)

Wednesday, April 18, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Jadrino Huot shows us the must-sees of Gaspésie and the treasures to be found along Route 132.


Discovery Series: Around the World in Photos

Wednesday, November 22, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Victor Breedon has visited over 70 countries and will present us with a series of thought-provoking photographs taken from his travels.


Discovery Series: Baltic Sea Cruise - Images and History

Wednesday, May 2, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

We will view spectacular images of Amsterdam, Stockholm, Helsinki, Copenhagen, Tallinn, and St. Petersburg set to music and hear fascinating tales.


Discovery Series: Easter Island - Meeting with Another Civilization

Wednesday, April 4, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Intrepid traveler Wojtek Skoryna describes his visit to one of the most isolated islands in the world.


Discovery Series: From Versailles to Dinan - Renaissance Treasures of France

Wednesday, March 7, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Voyageur Fred takes us on a journey through the Loire Valley, playground to France’s kings and queens, revealing many marvelous Renaissance châteaux.


Discovery Series: Hawaï – Beauté et diversité (in French)

Wednesday, February 21, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Join Alain Benoit as he travels to the four largest islands in the Hawaiian archipelago and uncovers their beautiful attractions.


Discovery Series: La Réunion, île passion (in French)

Wednesday, March 21, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Anthony Gérard and Emmanuelle Hélias invite us to explore a little piece of France located in the middle of the Indian Ocean.


Discovery Series: Montréal (in French)

Wednesday, December 6, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

From Ville-Marie to the modern metropolis, we will hear stories from the city’s past, some familiar and others surprising!


Discovery Series: To 80 Degrees North - Remote Islands of the North Atlantic

Wednesday, February 7, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Encounter the most remote islands of the United Kingdom, as well as the Faroe Islands, the Svalbard archipelago, and Jan Mayen, the location of the world’s most northerly active volcano.


Discovery Series: Voyage au Vietnam (in French)

Wednesday, May 16, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Luc Monette will share his favourite moments and the most beautiful pictures he captured along the way during his stay in Vietnam.


Family Literacy Day: Story Time - Alphabet Soup

Saturday, January 27, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
At the Dorval Library

Enjoy a story time with your little ones about the love of letters. Be ready to sing your ABCs!


Family Literacy Day: Super-Story and Yoga!

Saturday, January 27, from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Children ages 6 to 10 are asked to invite one adult family member to participate with them in this very special superhero family yoga session!


Fun DIY Ornament

Come have fun and craft your own 125th anniversary souvenir at the Museum.


Holiday Magic Workshops


NFB Club: D’où je viens (in French, 78 minutes)

Friday, April 20, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Director Claude Demers revisits the working-class neighbourhood of Verdun where he grew up and asks questions about the mysteries of his origins.


NFB Club: From Sherbrooke to Brooks - Inside a Migration Corridor (67 minutes)

Friday, May 18, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This documentary travels the migration corridor forged between Sherbrooke, Quebec, and the town of Brooks, Alberta, by French-speaking Africans.


NFB Club: Sur les traces de Maria Chapdelaine (in French, 52 minutes)

Friday, February 16, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This documentary adventure takes us to the edge of the imagination of cinema and reality, and questions our identity and relationship to the past.


NFB Club: The Road Forward (101 minutes)

Friday, January 19, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This musical documentary by Marie Clements depicts a crucial moment in Canadian civil rights history: the beginnings of aboriginal nationalism.


NFB Club: Waterwalker (86 minutes)

Friday, March 16, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This documentary is about naturalist Bill Mason and his journey, by canoe, into the Ontario wilderness.


Storytelling and Hot Chocolate

Sip on some yummy hot chocolate while listening to captivating stories at the Museum.


Technology Workshop: Digital Collections

Wednesday, January 17, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Learn how to access a vast collection of movies, television series, music, and e-books on your mobile devices.


Technology Workshop: Introduction to Online Resources

Friday, February 9, from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Find out how to do online research using a wide variety of resources.



Library


“Blind Date”

From January 12 to February 13
At the Dorval Library

Borrow from a collection of wrapped books (the covers have been hidden) for a surprise literary “blind date”!


April Is National Poetry Month

At the Dorval Library

Come celebrate poetry! Borrow a poetry book or channel your own inner poet.


Book Chat Café

Saturday, April 21, from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Join fellow book lovers and our librarians to “talk books” in an informal setting with coffee and tasty treats!


Book Clubs

Second Tuesday of the month, at 1:30 p.m., or the third Thursday of the month, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Join in on one of the book clubs’ monthly get-togethers at the Dorval Library to “talk books” with fellow readers.


Discovery Series: « Road Trip » le long de la 132 (in French)

Wednesday, April 18, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Jadrino Huot shows us the must-sees of Gaspésie and the treasures to be found along Route 132.


Discovery Series: Around the World in Photos

Wednesday, November 22, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Victor Breedon has visited over 70 countries and will present us with a series of thought-provoking photographs taken from his travels.


Discovery Series: Baltic Sea Cruise - Images and History

Wednesday, May 2, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

We will view spectacular images of Amsterdam, Stockholm, Helsinki, Copenhagen, Tallinn, and St. Petersburg set to music and hear fascinating tales.


Discovery Series: Easter Island - Meeting with Another Civilization

Wednesday, April 4, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Intrepid traveler Wojtek Skoryna describes his visit to one of the most isolated islands in the world.


Discovery Series: From Versailles to Dinan - Renaissance Treasures of France

Wednesday, March 7, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Voyageur Fred takes us on a journey through the Loire Valley, playground to France’s kings and queens, revealing many marvelous Renaissance châteaux.


Discovery Series: Hawaï – Beauté et diversité (in French)

Wednesday, February 21, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Join Alain Benoit as he travels to the four largest islands in the Hawaiian archipelago and uncovers their beautiful attractions.


Discovery Series: La Réunion, île passion (in French)

Wednesday, March 21, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Anthony Gérard and Emmanuelle Hélias invite us to explore a little piece of France located in the middle of the Indian Ocean.


Discovery Series: Montréal (in French)

Wednesday, December 6, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

From Ville-Marie to the modern metropolis, we will hear stories from the city’s past, some familiar and others surprising!


Discovery Series: To 80 Degrees North - Remote Islands of the North Atlantic

Wednesday, February 7, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Encounter the most remote islands of the United Kingdom, as well as the Faroe Islands, the Svalbard archipelago, and Jan Mayen, the location of the world’s most northerly active volcano.


Discovery Series: Voyage au Vietnam (in French)

Wednesday, May 16, at 7:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Luc Monette will share his favourite moments and the most beautiful pictures he captured along the way during his stay in Vietnam.


Family Literacy Day: Story Time - Alphabet Soup

Saturday, January 27, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
At the Dorval Library

Enjoy a story time with your little ones about the love of letters. Be ready to sing your ABCs!


Family Literacy Day: Super-Story and Yoga!

Saturday, January 27, from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Children ages 6 to 10 are asked to invite one adult family member to participate with them in this very special superhero family yoga session!


Financial Literacy Month Workshop: Comment faire l’éducation financière des enfants (in French)

Thursday, November 23, from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Obtain information to better understand the challenges of raising money-smart kids.


NFB Club: D’où je viens (in French, 78 minutes)

Friday, April 20, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Director Claude Demers revisits the working-class neighbourhood of Verdun where he grew up and asks questions about the mysteries of his origins.


NFB Club: From Sherbrooke to Brooks - Inside a Migration Corridor (67 minutes)

Friday, May 18, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This documentary travels the migration corridor forged between Sherbrooke, Quebec, and the town of Brooks, Alberta, by French-speaking Africans.


NFB Club: Sur les traces de Maria Chapdelaine (in French, 52 minutes)

Friday, February 16, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This documentary adventure takes us to the edge of the imagination of cinema and reality, and questions our identity and relationship to the past.


NFB Club: The Road Forward (101 minutes)

Friday, January 19, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This musical documentary by Marie Clements depicts a crucial moment in Canadian civil rights history: the beginnings of aboriginal nationalism.


NFB Club: Waterwalker (86 minutes)

Friday, March 16, at 1:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

This documentary is about naturalist Bill Mason and his journey, by canoe, into the Ontario wilderness.


Technology Workshop: Cloud Storage

Friday, April 13, from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Learn where you can store your digital files in one convenient place online and access them easily from any computer or device.


Technology Workshop: Digital Collections

Wednesday, January 17, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Learn how to access a vast collection of movies, television series, music, and e-books on your mobile devices.


Technology Workshop: Introduction to Mobile Photography

Wednesday, May 9, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Smart phones, tablets, and digital devices have opened up exciting new possibilities in photography.


Technology Workshop: Introduction to Online Resources

Friday, February 9, from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Find out how to do online research using a wide variety of resources.


Technology Workshop: Introduction to Social Media

Wednesday, March 14, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Learners will receive an overview of networks such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Skype, YouTube, blogging, and more.



Fitness and Wellness


Body Design

Total-body strengthening and toning exercises accompanied by music and with a variety of equipment.


Boot Camp

High-intensity circuit training. Exercise sequences to improve cardio, endurance, and muscle strength. Background music, but no choreography.


Boot Camp Tabata

Improve your aerobic capacity and burn fat and calories. The Tabata protocol uses all kinds of body weight exercises (lunges, squats, pushups, etc.) in an interval fashion: all-out effort for 20 seconds, with a 10-second recovery period. No choreography.


Butt and Thighs

Intensive workout to tone and define the lower body.


Cardio Combat

Intense workout with powerful music, combining authentic boxing, taekwondo, and karate into a group exercise environment. Everything to make you sweat!


Essentrics

Come and try the Essentrics technique, which simultaneously combines dynamic stretching and muscle strengthening to improve overall strength and flexibility of the body. It develops thin, strong, and flexible muscles, resulting in an immediate posture improvement.


Extreme Toning

Muscle-strengthening and endurance course to firm up, tone, and define your muscles. Handheld weights combined with other fitness equipment to challenge any fitness level.


In Shape for Me

An aerobic class for people who want to get back into shape or who have not exercised in a while. You are in for a surprise with this cardiovascular workout inspired by a variety of music: a pleasant atmosphere where exercise and fun go hand in hand.


International Line Dancing

Come and enjoy a fun afternoon of international line dancing. What better way to unwind while doing good for your body and mind? Enjoy many styles of music and learn step-by-step choreography. Now is your chance to try it for the first time. Join us for a great experience!


Lean Yoga

Perfect for beginners, this yoga session is specially designed to help you lose weight while still taking advantage of the energizing and relaxing benefits of yoga.


Meditation Yoga

Treat yourself to some downtime by exploring the different meditation techniques and breathing exercises of a soothing yoga practice as we slowly move through various deep stretches and yoga postures.


Modern Line Dancing

Did you know that line dancing is the second most popular recreational activity in the world? It benefits not only the body but also the mind, which makes it unique and great for all ages. Dance and express yourself to disco, oldies, soul, jazz, Latin, and even international music.


Mom and Baby Fitness - CANCELLED

A multi-level cardiovascular and muscle-toning class where your child accompanies and interacts with you. Everything you need to get back into shape!


Pilates

Based on the Joseph Pilates method, this class focuses on abdominal and back exercises. It is aimed at improving posture, muscular strength, and flexibility through a series of slow and specific movements.


Power Yoga

This course teaches Hatha yoga techniques with an emphasis on a combination of original yoga techniques, breathing, and relaxation. This energizing course will help reduce stress while improving strength, flexibility, and balance.

It is also based on the Ashtanga yoga techniques. A set sequence of postures designed to bring strength, flexibility, and endurance to the body.


Pre/Postnatal Yogalates

A combination of yoga and Pilates exercises conceived for mothers-to-be and for mothers accompanied by their babies.


Running - CANCELLED

Two running classes: one for beginners and one for people with experience.


Stretch, Strength, and Yoga

A workout to build muscular strength and flexibility, with lots of stabilization, yoga poses, stretching, and relaxation.


Tai Chi

The Yang style of Tai Chi aims to improve your mental and physical health by the execution of a series of continuous gentle movements. It will increase your flexibility, strengthen your muscles, release tension spots, correct posture, improve circulation, and diminish stress.


Total Abs and Arms

Short intensive workout to tone and define abdominal and arm muscles.


Total Body Workout

Cardio, toning, strength, and flexibility complete this total body workout.


Total Cardio

Developing cardio endurance with high and low combinations. Abdominal exercises and stretching included in every workout.


Zumba

A fusion of Latin and international music dance themes, creating a dynamic, exciting, and effective fitness system. Features aerobic and fitness interval training with a combination of slow and fast rhythms that tone and sculpt the body. An excellent workout!


Zumba Toning

Energizing dance steps are added to muscular reinforcement of the upper body. The arm, shoulder, and abdominal muscles are further solicited through the captivating pleasures of Zumba.



Sports


Badminton

Here is what is offered in Dorval, in terms of badminton.


Ball Hockey

Here is what is offered in Dorval, in terms of ball hockey.


Basketball

You can enjoy open activities, including basketball, in the Dorval Aquatic and Sports Complex gymnasium.


Biking


Bocce

Two non-lit bocce fields are located at the Jean-Paul Bernier Park.


Cosom hockey

Cosom hockey will soon be offered as an open activity at the Dorval Aquatic and Sports Complex gymnasium, starting the 2017 holiday season.


Disc Golf

A 3-basket disc golf course is located at Windsor Park.


Hockey

Here is what is offered in Dorval, in terms of hockey.


Pickleball

You can enjoy open activities, including pickleball, in the Dorval Aquatic and Sports Complex gymnasium.


Skating

The City offers various skating options to its citizens.


Soccer

Here are the City's parter organisations that offer soccer in Dorval.


Social dance

Here is what is offered in Dorval, in terms of social dance.


Softball

Here is what is offered in Dorval, in terms of softball.


Swimming

Here is what is offered in Dorval, in terms of swim clubs and swimming courses.


Tennis

Here is the City's parter organisation that offers tennis in Dorval.


Volleyball

You can enjoy open activities, including voleyball, in the Dorval Aquatic and Sports Complex gymnasium.



Others


Astronomy

Here is the City's parter organisation that reunites astronomy enthousiasts.


First Aid, CPR, and AED

This 8-hour class will touch on the following subjects: first aid, severe allergies, CPR, and AED level C.


Hands-On Self-Defense for Women and Teens

This scenario-based training and hands-on attack simulation workshop empowers women and teens with personal safety skills that effectively and realistically work for them.


Stamp collecting

Here is the stamp club that operates in Dorval.


Technology Workshop: Cloud Storage

Friday, April 13, from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Learn where you can store your digital files in one convenient place online and access them easily from any computer or device.


Technology Workshop: Introduction to Mobile Photography

Wednesday, May 9, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Smart phones, tablets, and digital devices have opened up exciting new possibilities in photography.


Technology Workshop: Introduction to Social Media

Wednesday, March 14, from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
At the Dorval Library

Learners will receive an overview of networks such as Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, Skype, YouTube, blogging, and more.


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