Below is a list of the activities that will be running Quebec-wide during Early Childhood Week, most of which are being organized by our partners. Check back often for updates to the calendar.

Note that there will also be a wide range of regional and local activities throughout the week. Be sure to keep an eye out for more information on the social media platforms and websites of your town or city, as well as public libraries and community organizations.


Thursday, November 14

  • Early Childhood Week - Collectif en petite enfance event, featuring:
    • Presentation of the All in for all kids campaign
    • Presentation of findings of the Observatoire des tout-petits
    • Presentation of ambassadors’ videos

Sunday, November 17

  • Launch of the All in for all kids ad campaign

Monday, November 18

  • Launch of the family-work balance recognition program aimed at the business community, an initiative of Réseau pour un Québec Famille

Wednesday, November 20

  • Universal Children’s Day
    • 30th anniversary of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of a Child
    • 10th anniversary of the “Municipalité amie des enfants” accreditation program
    • Event hosted by Carrefour action municipale et famille and Ville de Montréal

Thursday, November 21

  • Horizon 0-5 Event

Early Childhood Week is an opportunity to raise awareness, promote dialogue and engage society about early childhood matters.