Activities

Cultural Activities

Educational Activities

Outdoors Activities

Colloquia

Programming at the McCord Museum

The activities are free and do not require a reservation unless otherwise indicated.
Seating is limited. Members can make reservations.
You can also find information about activities in the Urban Forest on the back of this brochure.

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JULY

My First Fantasia

Wednesday, July 23 and Wednesday, July 30 from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.

Screening of French and silent films for children. More information on the Activities for Families page.


SEPTEMBER

This month, activities are linked to the exhibition Music - Quebec: From Charlebois to Arcade Fire

Screening

Wednesday, September 10 at 6 p.m.
In French, followed by a bilingual question period.

C'est la première fois que j'la chante. Mazouz, 1988, 49 min
A documentary about Félix Leclerc with images taken from five films produced by the NFB in the 1950s. A special guest will introduce the screening.

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After ahours at the McCord with ICI Musique

Thursday, September 11 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.


Discover a new way to enjoy the early evening with colleagues and friends combining music, cocktails and culture in a setting that departs from the traditional bar!

Take the opportunity to visit current exhibitions, have a drink at the bar, chat in a relaxed atmosphere and dance to a DJ.

With a new theme for each After Hours at the McCord, it's a date!

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Screening

Wednesday, September 17 at 6 p.m.
In French, followed by a bilingual question period.

Ladies and Gentlemen, Mr. Leonard Cohen, Donald Brittain, Don Owen, 1965, 41 min.
This documentary paints an informal portrait of poet, novelist and songwriter Leonard Cohen, sometimes in public with fans, sometimes alone or with his family and friends.

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Belles Soirées in the Afternoon

Wednesday, September 24, 2014 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
In French, followed by a bilingual question period.

The history of a society is told through music. A dialogue with historian and specialist in Quebec song, Sébastien Desrosiers.

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Double Screening with the NFB

Wednesday, September 24 at 6 p.m.
In French, followed by a bilingual question period.

Harmonium in California, Robert Fortier, 1972, 28 min.
This documentary, full of colour and sound, follows the highs and lows of a trip taken by a group of musicians wanting to see if their culture can cross borders.

Chantons maintenant, Claude Jutras, 1956, 29 min.
This is a short film dedicated to Canadian song in French, bringing together the talents of Félix Leclerc, Lionel Daunais, Anna Malenfant, Dominique Michel and Pierre Beaudet.


OCTOBER

After Hours at the McCord with Sony Canada

Thursday, October 9, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.

Discover a new way to enjoy the early evening with colleagues and friends combining music, cocktails and culture in a setting that departs from the traditional bar!

Take the opportunity to visit current exhibitions, have a drink at the bar, chat in a relaxed atmosphere and dance to a DJ.

On this evening, enjoy the unique experience of a silent concert! Produced in collaboration with Sony Canada.

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Artist Tour Guide: McCord
A Performance by Maria Hupfield

Saturday, October 18 at 1 p.m.

Inside the exhibition Wearing our Identity - The First Peoples Collection.
Part of the Performing the Archive colloquium organized by the ACC (Aboriginal Curatorial Collective).