Free things to try in Longueuil

Dec 29, 2015

You don’t need to spend a lot of money in order to try new things in Longueuil. For today’s post, the Timbercreek Communities blog team wants to help you start brainstorming ways to experience the city surrounding Port de Mer Apartments (99 & 101 Place Charles-LeMoyne) without draining your wallet.

Discover the Longueuil Public Library

With over half a dozen locations in Longueuil, accessing the local library is easy. For TC Free Longueuilexample, Bibliothèque Claude-Henri-Grignon (1660 Rue Bourassa) is a simple five-minute drive from Port de Mer Apartments. In addition your choice of books, magazines, scholarly journals and more, the library system often hosts workshops, book clubs and other opportunities so that you can try new things for free.

Explore Meetup

Meetup is a fun online option to help you find new things to try within your own neighbourhood. You can join a meetup that someone else has created, or you may want to start your very own. The website assists you in organizing your event and then inviting others to attend. Current Meetups include a photo tech group, an entrepreneur group and a few language-focused groups.

Give back to your community

Have you ever volunteered in Longueuil? Whether you are a newbie or a longtime enthusiast, there are options for everyone and anyone to give back to the community. By volunteering you can gain lifelong skills and relationships, in addition to meeting and serving new people in a way that truly makes a difference. Hundreds of volunteer positions within Longueuil can be found online. 

Experience the Great Outdoors

Did you know that one of Longueuil’s number one attractions is within a 10-minute drive of Port de Mer Apartments? Parc Michel-Chartrand (1895 Rue Adoncour) is a year-round destination that’s just a short trip away. You can try a number of activities here, depending on the time of year. In the winter, go ice skating, downhill skiing, cross-country skiing or snowshoeing. Any time of year you can enjoy a walk, a jog or going bird watching at this scenic city spot.

Timbercreek Communities encourages you to get out and try new things in Longueuil this season. For more information about Port de Mer Apartments, visit our website today.

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