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LEN­NOXVILLE

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, Jean-pierre Par­adis, Kate Reed and Toshiro Tsub­okura will join to­gether for the ex­hibit In­ter­sec­tion. Out­side, 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 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. The ex­hibits will run un­til Oc­to­ber 29.

RICH­MOND

The Rich­mond-mel­bourne United Church, 247 Prin­ci­pale Sud, Rich­mond, will hold its an­nual Chicken Pie Sup­per on Satur­day, Oc­to­ber 21 start­ing at 4:30 p.m. Come and en­joy a de­li­cious home­cooked meal of chicken and bis­cuits, squash, peas, coleslaw, home­made rolls, pies and cof­fee or tea. Ad­mis­sion charged. A time to share a meal with a friend and not have to cook it your­self!

STANSTEAD

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.

NORTH HATLEY/LEN­NOXVILLE

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. Ad­mis­sion charged. Af­ter­noon tea avail­able at Up­lands and reser­va­tions are manda­tory. Con­tact 819842-1072 or es­tria@cgo­ca­ble.ca to re­serve or for more information. Es­tria thanks Le Con­seil des Arts et des Let­tres du Québec for their gen­er­ous sup­port.

LEN­NOXVILLE

The Bishop’s/cham­plain Refugee Stu­dent Spon­sor­ship Com­mit­tee are hold­ing their an­nual Used Book Sale at the Len­noxville United Church, 6 Church Street, on Thurs­day, Oc­to­ber 19 from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m.; Fri­day, Oc­to­ber 20 from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.; and Satur­day, Oc­to­ber 21 from 9 a.m. to noon. Most books are $1. or less. At noon Satur­day, Oc­to­ber 21, there is a $5 bag sale. If you have books in good con­di­tion to do­nate please bring them to the church on Tues­day, Oc­to­ber 17 be­tween 1 p.m. and 6 p.m., Wed­nes­day, Oc­to­ber 18 be­tween 9 a.m. and 6 p.m. or Thurs­day, Oc­to­ber 19 be­tween 9 a.m. and noon.

HUNTINGVILLE

In­side Sale (house­hold items, ta­bles, chairs, AC units, lamps, dressers, re­clin­ers, pic­tures, paint­ings and much more) at the for­mer Grace Chris­tian Home, 1501 Camp­bell Street, Huntingville on Fri­day, Oc­to­ber 13 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Satur­day, Oc­to­ber 14 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Pro­ceeds go to Grace Vil­lage Project Fund. Information: 819-563-7750 (the Lough­heeds).

AYER’S CLIFF

Fall Roast Beef Sup­per on Satur­day, Oc­to­ber 21 to ben­e­fit Beu­lah United Church, 967 Main, Ayer’s Cliff. 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 819846-7180 or Dean Young 819-838 5815. Ad­mis­sion charged. Ev­ery­one is wel­come!

IVES HILL

An­nual Turkey Sup­per and prize-giv­ing of Sher­brooke-comp­ton Plow­ing Match on Fri­day, Oc­to­ber 20 at the Ives Hill Com­mu­nity Hall at 7 p.m. RSVP be­fore Tues­day, Oc­to­ber 17 by call­ing Feli­cia Kirby 819-572-2413.

BURY

There will be a Fall pot-luck Sup­per on Oc­to­ber 14 at 5:30 p.m. at the Cen­tre Com­mu­nau­taire de Brook­bury, 571 Route 255, Bury. As well, there will be a silent auc­tion. Info: Brenda Bai­ley 819884-5984.

BURROUGH’S FALLS

The Mas­saw­ippi Val­ley Refugee Sup­port Group are hold­ing a fundrais­ing evening on Satur­day, Oc­to­ber 14, 9 p.m. to 1 a.m., at the Burrough’s Falls Hall, Route143, Ayer’s Cliff. En­teraint­ment by Slightly Hag­gard. Ad­mis­sion charged. Info: 819838-4797 or 819-838-4912.

BUL­WER

Bul­wer Com­mu­nity Cen­ter 500 card par­ties on Thurs­days, Oc­to­ber 12 and Oc­to­ber 26, start­ing at 1:30 p.m. The price in­cludes a lunch fol­low­ing the play of cards and dis­tri­bu­tion of prizes. The Bul­wer Com­mu­nity Cen­ter is at 254 Jor­dan Hill Road, Bul­wer.

BUL­WER

The Bul­wer Branch of the Que­bec Farm­ers’ As­so­ci­a­tion will meet at the Bul­wer Com­mu­nity Cen­tre on Thurs­day, Oc­to­ber 12 at 8:30 p.m. Pot-luck lunch. All wel­come.

LEN­NOXVILLE

Bingo on Wed­nes­day, Oc­to­ber 18 at 7:30 p.m. sharp at the A.N.A.F. Unit 318, 300 St. Fran­cis Street, Len­noxville. Ev­ery­one is wel­come! Info: 819-346-9122.

NEW­PORT, VT

Osher Life­long Learn­ing Fall Lec­ture Se­ries: Wed­nes­day, Oc­to­ber 18. Topic: Kurt Va­lenta presents “The Black Bear: Na­ture’s Vo­ra­cious Eater,” He­bard State Of­fice Build­ing in Down­town New­port, 2nd Floor Con­fer­ence Room. Free park­ing and hand­i­cap ac­cess. Re­fresh­ments and con­ver­sa­tion fol­lows each pre­sen­ta­tion. Info: Suzi 802-673-9499 or www.learn.uvm.edu/osher (click on statewide site -New­port).

LEN­NOXVILLE

At the Len­noxville-as­cot His­tor­i­cal and Mu­seum So­ci­ety gath­er­ing on Mon­day, Oc­to­ber 16 at 7 p.m., Su­san Mas­tine will give a talk en­ti­tled “The Art of Plough­ing.” Ev­ery­one is wel­come to join us at Up­lands, 9 Speid St., Sher­brooke (Bor­ough of Len­noxville). Information: 819564-0409.

LEN­NOXVILLE

Gen­tly Used Cloth­ing Sale: The CFUWSD Grannies are hav­ing their an­nual cloth­ing sale at Cen­tre Amedée Beau­doin, Len­noxville, on Fri­day the 13th of Oc­to­ber from 3 p.m. to 8:00 p.m and Satur­day, Octiber 14 from 9 un­til 2.00 p.m. Info: 819-829-1810.

BURY

Health Link info ses­sion: Hero in 30TM. Wed­nes­day, Oc­to­ber 18, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Ar­moury Com­mu­nity Cen­tre, 563 Main. Lunch – do­na­tion, must re­serve in ad­vance with Kim Fessenden at 819-8723771, ext. 2.

COWANSVILLE

Hill­billy Hoe­down at Trin­ity Angli­can Church Hall, 409 South St., Cowansville on Satur­day, Oc­to­ber 14, 7-11 p.m. En­ter­tain­ment by act­ing hill­bil­lies Jimmy, Fred, Alan, Arnold & Bob (Coun­try Folks Band). Give your imag­i­na­tion free reign. The more en­ter­tain­ing dress the bet­ter. This is a

“let your hair down” night to laugh, re­lax and have a great time. Door prizes, ? and ? draw­ing, male and fe­male prize from best cos­tume (cos­tume op­tional). Sup­port the church and food bank. Ad­mis­sion charged.

DANVILLE

The Rich­mond County His­tor­i­cal So­ci­ety Har­vest Lun­cheon will be held on Sun­day, Oct­ber 22 at noon at Le Temps des Cerises, 79 du Carmel St., Danville. A de­li­cious meal will be served fol­lowed by a guest speaker. The speaker is Mr. Richard Ped­neault who is the Direc­tor­cu­ra­tor of the Lau­rier Mu­seum in Arthabaska. He will speak about Sir Wil­fred Lau­rier, the Lau­rier Mu­seum and the Post Of­fice Mu­seum nearby which is also an art gallery fea­tur­ing well-known artists of the area. Ad­mis­sion charged. For reser­va­tions, please call Don or Es­ther at 819-826-2793 by Tues­day, Oc­to­ber 17. Can­cel­la­tions should be made 48 hours be­fore. Later a cav­al­cade will be or­ga­nized to visit both the Mu­seum and the Art Gallery nearby.

MEL­BOURNE

St. An­drew’s Pres­by­te­rian Church is cel­e­brat­ing 175 years and in­vite you to an af­ter­noon mu­si­cal with “In-a-chord” vo­cal trio, ac­com­pa­nist Don­ald Pa­triquin, at 2 p.m. on Satur­day, Oc­to­ber 21. 1169 Route 243, Mel­bourne. Re­fresh­ments served. Ad­mis­sion at the door.

LEN­NOXVILLE

Len­noxville El­e­men­tary School P.P.O. Spaghetti Sup­per Fundraiser on Fri­day, Oc­to­ber 20, 4:30 p.m. to 7 p.m., in the school cafe­te­ria (1 Academy St., Len­noxville). A fab­u­lous feast of salad, rolls, spaghetti, juice or cof­fee & dessert. Ad­mis­sion charged, fam­ily price. A great way to en­joy a de­li­cious home cooked meal with­out hav­ing to do the cook­ing or dishes. Raf­fle. All pro­ceeds go to buy­ing sports equip­ment.

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This col­umn ac­cepts items an­nounc­ing events or­ga­nized by churches, ser­vice clubs and rec­og­nized char­i­ta­ble in­sti­tu­tions for a $7.00 fee, $10.00 for 2 in­ser­tions of same no­tice, $13.00 for 3 pub­li­ca­tions. Max­i­mum 35 words. If you have more than 35 words the charge will be $10.00 per in­ser­tion. Re­quests should be mailed, well in ad­vance, to The Record, 1195 Galt St. East, Sher­brooke, Que­bec, J1G 1Y7, be signed and in­clude a tele­phone num­ber and pay­ment. Tele­phone re­quests will not be ac­cepted. Ad­mis­sion charges and trade names will be deleted. No dances.

Carl­ton Per­sons, who lives in West Brome, cel­e­brated his 90th Birth­day, with fam­ily and friends, on Oc­to­ber 9.

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