Monthly Archives: March 2012

This Thursday afternoon – An intergenerational celebration!

By Kris Holliday and Eric Akbar Manolson This Thursday, March 29, all are invited to a special With Respect to Our Elders ‘goodbyehello’ gathering, a celebration of 4 years of intergenerational activities across the Eastern Townships! The festivities will take place between 4 and 6 p.m. at the Marguerite Knapp building (where Townshippers’ Association’s headquarters are located), situated at 257 Queen Street in Lennoxville. There’ll be

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Advocacy for the English-speaking Community: What We Are Doing

In recent months, Townshippers’ Association has been working hard to advocate a number of issues which directly impact on the future of the English-speaking community of the Eastern Townships. According to Executive Director Ingrid Marini, “Townshippers’ puts tremendous efforts towards maintaining dialogue and providing input to political figures and decision makers. This input is important because it can influence policy development that directly

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Townships Expressions: What is It?

Townships Expressions is a project of Townshippers’ Association which assists English-language artists in the Eastern Townships to sell and publicize their works. The collection features a unique selection of greeting cards, music, books, calendars, postcards, cookbooks and prints. All of the works for sale have been created by Eastern Townships artists and/or have a Townships theme. They are on display in the Townshippers’ offices in both Sherbrooke

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Annual Open House Celebrations in Knowlton

As has been the tradition in the past few years, Townshippers’ Association’s Open House in Knowlton will once again be held in celebration of the Irish! Townshippers from far and wide are invited to join us in Knowlton on Friday, March 16, to kick off celebrations for Saint-Patrick’s Day this year. Stop by the Townshippers’ Association office in Knowlton (located at  584 Knowlton Road, Lac-Brome) for refreshments, good cheer and good company

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