Monthly Archives: September 2011

What’s New in Expressions – Part One

Did you know that Townshippers’ Association actively helps to support local, English-language artists by offering them greater visibility and sales opportunities through the Townships Expressions project? Townships Expressions is a collection that includes dozens of beautiful books, unique greeting cards and gift items, as well as music from a variety of interesting local entertainers. This week and next, we will be sharing information with you,

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Free Video-Conference Session: Depression

The week of October 2-8, 2011 is Mental Health Awareness week. As part of this week, the Community Health Education Program and Townshippers’ Association will be presenting a free live video-conference session on Wednesday, October 5 from 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. on the topic of depression. Depression is one of the most common and treatable mental illnesses yet, according to the Mood Disorders Society of Canada, “90% of people who are depressed

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Way for YOUth Discovery Days

By: Sheila Quinn Townshippers' Day weekend was the perfect timing for the latest installment of the Make Way for YOUth Discovery Days weekends! Participants stayed at the Manoir Stanstead, graciously hosted by owner Andre Fratelli. A perfect central location for the activities planned for the weekend, the group walked up one flight of stairs in the Manoir to the Manoir Auction Murder Mystery Soirée, held in what was once the chapel of the former

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Townshippers’ Day

It was a beautiful, cool and crisp autumn day on Saturday, September 17, when thousands of Townshippers travelled to the town of Stanstead for the 2011 edition of Townshippers’ Day. With the sun shining brightly, visitors had the opportunity to enjoy wonderful entertainment, delicious food and see a variety of interesting activities, while meeting new people and re-uniting with old friends. Although the day’s activities took place at seven different

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