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Jun 11 2015 – May 22 2016 all day
How did Lennoxville get its name? Why is this street named after that person? Where are the bridges in Lennoxville? Find the answers to these questions and more at the Names and Places exhibition presented[...]
Salon du printemps des artistes des Cantons-de-l’Est Musée des beaux-arts de Sherbrooke, 241, rue Dufferin, Sherbrooke. April 9-June 5, 2016 Info: (819) 821-2115 / http://mbas.qc.ca The region of the Eastern Townships is well known as fertile[...]
Museé Des Beaux-Arts De Sherbrooke Salon du printemps des artistes des Cantons-de-l’Est Musée des beaux-arts de Sherbrooke, 241, rue Dufferin, Sherbrooke. April 9-June 5, 2016 Info: (819) 821-2115 The region of the Eastern Townships is[...]
ONE-EYED-RABBIT April 16 – July 6, 2016 Artist: Jonathan Plante Opening reception: Saturday April 16, 2016. From 11:00 a.m. The first installment of a three-year program dedicated to reaching new audiences, One-Eyed-Rabbit is among the[...]
Apr 17 2016 – Feb 19 2017 all day
THE COMMUNITY OF COATICOOK AND THE WORLD WARS April 17th 2016 to January 22nd 2017 For two years now, all of Canada has started a period of remembrance regarding the First World War or[...]
COULEUR OU NOIR ET BLANC Ljubomir Ivankovic April 24th to May 29th 2016 Ljubomir Ivankovic stems from the traditional European schools or Arts. He mastered many disciplines in fine arts, a professional approach and dedication[...]
TIE YOUR APRON! A collection from the Beaulne Museum April 24th to October 23rd 2016 It is possible to confirm that the first aprons date from the Midlevel and Renaissance period and were worn by[...]
From April 29th to May 29th, 2016 Opening Sunday May 1, from 2 pm to 4 p.m. Hélène La Haye exhibition Est-ce moi? is inspired by Caravaggio (1571-1610) revealing the tension between authenticity and the[...]
Centennial Special Exhibit III: For King, Country, and Constituents: George Harold Baker and the 5th CMR May 2-July 10, 2016 Weekdays 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. May 2-20, 2016 Every day 10:00 a.m. – 5:00[...]
CONTES DU CŒUR MAGIQUE Barbara Sala May 8th to July 3rd 2016 Barbara Sala evokes a world populated mainly by animals in her naive paintings while situating myths and tales in a context that is[...]
May 8 @ 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm
David Francy, first stop on his North American tour, this 3-time Juno (and multiple international award) winner returns to his old neighbourhood to support his new album @Empty Train”. The Frontier Animal Society[...]
May 14 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
Come with the whole family to play, learn and eat at Waterloo’s Family Day. Waterloo is bringing the community together with great food, exciting games for the whole family, and valuable information on local organizations. [...]
May 17 @ 1:17 pm – 2:17 pm
Townshippers’ Association invites its members, stakeholders and the community to join us at our annual general meeting as we review our activities over the past year. Please RSVP by May 26 to confirm your attendance with[...]
May 25 @ 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Free and interactive. Karen White, psychologist, will discuss Anxiety Disorders. Register by calling 1-866-396-2433 or online at www.careringvoice.com or listen with a small group at Mental Health Estrie’s office 257 Rue Queen, Sherbrooke. Call ahead[...]
Townships history is taking a huge step in the 21st century. Information on thousands of photographs, frayed deeds of sale, and handwritten diaries are now available online on the new Eastern Townships Archives Portal. Therefore,[...]
Missisquoi Museum Exhibition: “The Fenians are coming! – Missisquoi Museum commemorates the battle’s150th anniversary” May 29-October 9, 2016 Missisquoi Museum, 2 River, Stanbridge East, Qc. Info: (450) 248-3153 / [email protected]
SPRING CONCERT PRESENTED BY THE SUTTON GOSPEL CHOIR The Sutton Gospel Choir, under the direction of Trisha Pope, is happy to present a concert of Gospel music on Sunday May 29, at 3pm, at l’[...]
SLAM poetry workshops for kids aged 11 to 17 years every Thursday in June from 4:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the Sutton Youth Centre, “The Spot”. Animators: Jeffrey Corboz and Eaudrey Camirand. Cost: $10[...]
Arts Sutton Gallery Linda Rutenberg The Garden at Night From June 3th to July 10th 2016 Opening June 5th, 2 to 4 p.m. The exhibition «The garden at night» transports us into an unknown and[...]
Echoes: An Original Musical June 3 to June 11, 2016 Friday, June 3, 8 pm Tickets – are $22 for adults, $15 for students Buy your tickets 819-822-9692 Website – www.facebook.com/events/1546170332352161/1546200135682514/ Meet the cast and[...]
Jun 3 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Townshippers’ Association invites its members, stakeholders and the community to join us at our annual general meeting as we review our activities over the past year. [New: A special presentation by Townshippers’ Health and Social Services[...]
Brenda Parsons, Paintings : Exhibition in June, July, August at Le Cartier Restaurant, Sherbrooke
Jun 4 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Commemorative Event: Unveiling of the Baker Commemorative Plaque June 4, 2016 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
The Georgeville Bigelow Garden presents: A Flower Arranging Contest Sunday June 5, 2016, at Studio Georgeville 20 Carre Copp Georgeville, QcJ0B 1T0 All are invited to participate 3 Categories: 1. Miniature 2. Minimaliste [...]
EN UN INSTANT Gonza Meza Vargas June 5th to July 3rd 2016 Gonza Meza Vargas presents « En un instant », an exhibition pertaining to drawings where color is very limited. Some of the creations were[...]
Jun 5 @ 2:00 pm – Jul 24 @ 4:00 pm
Jun 8 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
When life-threatening illnesses progress to a point that medical treatments won’t work anymore, end-of-life care, or palliative care, may be an option you and your family wish to investigate. Palliative care aims at improving[...]