Whatt’’ ss On
Every Saturday Come dance
Beebe Town Hall,
with us every Saturday night at the 72 Main St., Stanstead (Beebe), from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Enjoy a set of square dancing. Lunch served. Door prizes. Info: 819-876-2021. Keep watch for more details on Cultural Day, October 1, at the Beebe Town Hall.
Free for everyone.
October 7 Dance at the Ives Hill Hall
on SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7 from 8 p.m. to midnight. Music by
Admission $8. Refreshments available. Door prizes. All welcome.
The Richmond Legion, Branch #15,
235 College St. N., will be holding a dance on Saturday, October 7, 7:30 p.m. to 11:30 p.m. Nashville style music with “MEMORIES” Sam Morrissey & friends. $6 admittance. Everyone is welcome.
October 7 “Harvest” Country Music Appreciation Jam, Saturday, October 7, 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.,
Burroughs’s Falls Reception Hall. The event will include hours of continuous live country music along with a Spaghetti Dinner and an amazing buffet (buffet starting at 4:30). Great lineup:
“The Country Classics”, “Keepin it Country” and Philip Patton & “The Eastern Express Group,”
plus some of your favorite local musicians will be stopping in to Jam. Door prizes. This event you don’t want to miss! All door proceeds go to the scheduled participating musicians. Volunteers are greatly needed.
at door. Info: e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, call Gale 819876-7376.
October 10 Newport Area Community Orchestra rehearsal
on Tuesday, October 10 at 6:30 p.m. at the First Universalist Parish in Derby Line. The orchestra has current openings, so
if you have always wanted to play in an orchestra, now is the time.
Please contact us at either 802766-3021 or www.newportareacommunityorchestra.org.
October 14 Massawippi Valley Refugee Support Group
The Country Swingers. Advance tickets $12 or
are holding a fundraising Dance on Saturday, October 14, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., at the Burrough’s Falls Hall, Route143, Ayer’s Cliff. Music by Slightly Haggard.
Tickets: $10 in advance, $12 at the door.
Contact 819-838-4797 or 819-838-4912.
October 28 & 29
The Estria Quintet’s 2017-2018 season is finally here
and begins on Saturday, October 28 (at St. Elizabeth’s Church in North Hatley) and Sunday, October 29 (at the Uplands Cultural and Heritage Center in Sherbrooke) at 3 p.m. with the Quintet for oboe and strings by classical composer Antonin Reicha, and one of the greatest masterpieces by Johannes Brahms: his Quintet for clarinet and strings opus 115. Featuring the new Estria String Quartet (Julie Garriss and Lydia Gasse, violins; Christian Lampron, viola; and Erich Kory, cello) with oboist Étienne de Médicis and clarinetist Pauline Farrugia.
Tickets are $10 for the concert, or $20 for the concert plus afternoon tea (tea available only at Uplands and reservations are mandatory).
Contact 819-842-1072 or email@example.com to reserve or for more information. Estria thanks Le Conseil des Arts et des Lettres du Québec for their generous support.
October 7 Boundary Rotary Book Sale
announces its October on Saturday, October 7 from 9 a.m. to noon in the
Books in French and English. We do not put on prices, but ask what customers think is a suitable donation. For more information, call: 819-842-1940.
Beebe. October 7 Township Toddlers
annual benefit Supper, Auction and Dance on
Saturday, October 7 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
$15/person, $8 for 7-12 yrs. and 6 yrs. Auction (arts/crafts) from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Dance with Smokin Country from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. $5/person.
and pork BBQ. and under free.
Salle des Chevaliers de Colomb, 224 rue Christophe Colomb, Cowansville, 450-263-5080. Reservations: (Ross) 450-266-1716.
Colby Curtis Museum:
Jamie Swift: The Vimy Trap: Or, How We Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Great War. Saturday, October 14, 10:30 a.m. Please reserve at 819 876-7322 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
CHEON, EVENTS October 14 LECTURE-LUN-
Craft Sale at A.S. Johnson/st-patrick Schools, Thetford Mines
on Sunday, October 15 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Hot dogs, drinks, sweets and coffee sold at noon.
A painting by artist Roland Dostie to be raffled. Sponsored by the School Foundation. JOIN US!!!
Fall Roast Beef Supper on Saturday, October 21 Beulah United Church, 967 Main, Ayer’s Cliff.
Rotary bookstore in
Settings at 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m. Come and enjoy a delicious meal of Roast Beef with homemade gravy, horseradish, mashed potatoes, squash and peas, coleslaw, bread, tomato juice, coffee, tea, and assorted pies. To reserve your tickets please call Wendell Cass 819-8467180 or Dean Young 819-838 5815. Adults $15., for children 12 and under $7. Everyone is welcome!
October 22 A MONTH EARLIER!
Frontier Animal Society will hold their annual Auction on Sunday, October 22. Doors open at 12:30 p.m. and the Auction starts at 1 p.m. We’ve moved again to a bigger location this year: the old Catholic Church Hall, 94 Principale, Beebe. For further information call Mary Rolland 819-838-1421.
Le Studio Georgeville “All Together II,” Saturday October 7 to Sunday November 12.
Vernissage: Saturday, October 7, 3 p.m. to 5 p.m.
ber’s Show. Studio Georgeville Mem-
20, carré Copp, Georgeville, 819-843-9992. Winter hours: Saturday and Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.
October 11 Bishop’s University will be hosting the “Canadian Jewish Experience Exhibit,
A Tribute to Canada 150” (CJE) from October 11 to October 25. All are warmly invited to the
launch reception on Wednesday, October 11 in the Centennial Theatre Lobby from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m.
The purpose of the exhibit is to share with all Canadians some Jewish aspects of Canada’s story through a special nine-panel exhibition. Two speakers will briefly set the context of the exhibit: Ms. Sharon Smith of Sherbrooke will discuss what it was like to grow up Jewish in the Eastern Townships, and Dr. Daniel Miller will talk about the Jewish presence in Canada.
Until October 29 Marking the occasion of Photography Month, Uplands
has joined with 11 other cultural centres to present photographic exhibitions. In the Uplands art gallery, the works of
Perry Beaton, JeanPierre Paradis, Kate Reed and Toshiro Tsubokura
will join together for the exhibit the large format images of Regalia Native Pride, will enliven the wooded area of Uplands. Uplands Cultural and Heritage Centre, 9 Speid Street in Sherbrooke (borough of Lennoxville) is open Wednesday to Sunday The exhibits will run until
1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. October 29.