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Awards


The recipients of our 2017 community awards have been selected! Let’s celebrate them at: 

Please RSVP using the form below so we can ensure seating. Tickets are not required to attend. 

 

This special free awards evening will honour four Townshippers for their dedication to the region’s English-speaking community and will award bursaries to three future health care professionals with English-language skills. Sue Smith, host of CBC Montreal’s Homerun, will emcee.  

Join us to celebrate: 

the 18th annual Outstanding Townshippers: Clement ForestJo-Ann Öberg-Müller, and Nancy Robichaud

the 13th annual Young Townships Leader Award winnerAlesha Grimes

and present bursaries totaling $10,000 through the 2017-2018 McGill Health and Social Services Community Leadership Bursary Program to Marie-Soleil Larouche-Roberge, a nursing student at the Université de Sherbrooke, and Champlain Regional College Lennoxville students Marie-Pier Latour-Latreille, who is studying special care counseling, and nursing student Brad-Lee Tanguay.

This free event is open to the public. Refreshments will be available for purchase with proceeds benefiting The Piggery Theatre.

Thank you to our partners: the Lennoxville Youth Center, NAV Canada, Champlain College Lennoxville, Cass Funeral Homes, Global Excel Management, The Piggery Theatre, CBC and the Government of Canada.


Young Townships Leaders Award

The younger members of our community are doing incredible things! Each year we are looking to award exceptional young people, ages of 15 and 35, who have proven themselves to be inspiring leaders in their communities through the Young Townships Leaders Award. We invite the public to nominate recognize and celebrate the achievements, dynamism, and involvement of our English-speaking youth by nominating someone they know for the annual YTLA awards. Read more…>>

Outstanding Townshippers

The Outstanding Townshippers award recognizes the dedication, generosity, and talent of those whose unique gifts have contributed positively to the Eastern Townships English-speaking community.  Since 1999, Townshippers’ Association has been recognizing the individuals, couples, and groups, from all walks of life who are making outstanding contributions to their communities. Read more…>>


Contests

The Excel in the Estrie! essay challenge invites graduating high school seniors to share stories about how they excelled in school and plan to succeed in the region. Hosted annually by Make Way For YOUth during the regional Hooked on School Week, winning essays are published and awarded a cash prize.  Read more…>>

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Head office

100 – 257 Queen Sherbrooke, QC J1M 1K7 819-566-5717 toll free: 1-866-566-5717

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Office Hours

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Upcoming Events

Mar
19
Sun
2017
all day Exhibition: HOLD ON TO YOUR HAT! @ Musée Beaulne
Exhibition: HOLD ON TO YOUR HAT! @ Musée Beaulne
Mar 19 2017 – Jan 28 2018 all day
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Jun
4
Sun
2017
2:00 pm Exhibition: 1867-2017: 150 Years... @ Lennoxville-Ascot Historical and Museum
Exhibition: 1867-2017: 150 Years... @ Lennoxville-Ascot Historical and Museum
Jun 4 @ 2:00 pm – Dec 17 @ 4:00 pm
Exhibition: 1867-2017: 150 Years in Lennoxville and Ascot @  Lennoxville-Ascot Historical and Museum  | Sherbrooke | Québec | Canada
  1867-2017: 150 Years in Lennoxville and Ascot History exhibition: June 4 to December 17, 2017 This year Canada observes 150 years of its history since Confederation and 100 years since Vimy Ridge.  Lennoxville-Ascot Historical and Museum[...]
Aug
4
Fri
2017
all day Exhibition: “The Gaze of the Art... @ Colby-Curtis Museum
Exhibition: “The Gaze of the Art... @ Colby-Curtis Museum
Aug 4 – Oct 31 all day
Exhibition: “The Gaze of the Artist: Wilbur Aaron Reaser” (1860-1942)   The Gaze of the Artist: Wilbur Aaron Reaser | August 4th- October 31st, 2017 Wilbur Aaron Reaser (1860-1942), an American artist from Ohio who studied in San Fransisco[...]
Sep
14
Thu
2017
7:00 pm CHOROMONDO WORLD MUSIC WOMEN’S C... @ Haskell Library
CHOROMONDO WORLD MUSIC WOMEN’S C... @ Haskell Library
Sep 14 2017 @ 7:00 pm – Jun 7 2018 @ 9:00 pm
CHOROMONDO WORLD MUSIC WOMEN'S CHOIR @ Haskell Library | Stanstead | Québec | Canada
CHOROMONDO, founded in 1999 by director, Allyna Harris, is an international world music women’s choir in residence at the Haskell Library and Opera House on the Canada/USA border of Quebec and Vermont. Rehearsals are weekly[...]
Oct
5
Thu
2017
all day Senior Academy for Life-Long Lea... @ Various, see listing for dates, times & locations
Senior Academy for Life-Long Lea... @ Various, see listing for dates, times & locations
Oct 5 – Nov 9 all day
Senior Academy for Life-Long Learning Fall 2017 Lecture Series @ Various, see listing for dates, times & locations
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