Annual RRHS Fun Run

Townshippers’ Association will be alongside the staff and students of Richmond Regional High School and neighbouring elementary schools this Thursday, May 1, 2014, for their 4th Annual Fun Run/Walk around the town of Richmond in support of the SPA Estrie.

Community members are invited to participate by registering between 11:30am to 12pm at RRHS, 375 rue Armstrong, with a suggested $10 donation to the SPA. The event starts at 12:30pm and finishes with prizes and refreshment.

Please come out and join us to encourage our youth!

Summer Reading Suggestions; Look Local!

Looking for your next great read while lounging through the lazy days of summer? Townships Expression has you covered with over 80 varied titles written by local authors or with a Townships theme. From now until summer, watch this space for Expressions’ weekly recommendation of great reads. Then visit the collection in person at our offices in Sherbrooke or Lac-Brome from Monday to Thursday during business hours or any time online at to stock your summer shelves.

Why shop Expressions? You’ll be directly supporting local artists and the arts community! Merchandise in the collection is sold on consignment with artists receiving 90% of sales!  Onto the first reading recommendation!

The Boathouse Murders – Davyd Gosselin

Professor Bevyn Jones ends up at a mystery retreat weekend in the Eastern Townships of Quebec. He barely has time to breathe the fresh morning air when a certain “Ladybug” sends him a text message, urging him to meet at the boathouse. Upon his arrival, he finds the door open and a body….

The number of suspects, and cadavers, grows in The Boathouse Murders available for $15.

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Membership to Townshippers’ helps the association to ensure the voice of the region’s English-speaking population is heard. It also helps the association to play an important role in ensuring we are supporting the needs, interest and participation of our community.

As a thank you for their support, we connect members to the English-speaking community through our monthly e-bulletins with events and announcements by and for our community. Members can also receive our biannual journal “Townshippers” for free digitally.

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To join or renew your association membership, contact Evelina Smith, Information & Referral Coordinator, at 819-566-2182 (1-877-566-2182) or [email protected]  You can also sign up and pay online at

For more information on Townshippers’ Association and our activities, keep reading this weekly Keeping in Touch column in The Record and visit us on Twitter @Townshippers, Facebook and our website Connect with Townshippers’ offices in Sherbrooke at 100 – 257 Queen St. 819-566-5717, toll free: 1-866-566-5717 or Lac-Brome at 3-584 Knowlton Rd, 450-242-4421, toll free: 1-877-242-4421.

Photo Credit:  Townshippers’ Association

Photo Caption:  For yet another year, Townshippers’ Association is proud to be a part of the Richmond Regional High School’s 4th Annual Fun Run/Walk around the town of Richmond in support of the SPA Estrie! Join us for this great event for a great cause.