If you want to drink, that’s your business. If you want to stop, we can help. Call Alcoholics Anonymous 1-888-4242975, www.aa.org
Health Link Information Session: Cancer – What You Need to Know. Wednesday, October 17, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Armoury Community Centre, 563 Main, Bury. Lunch – donation (must reserve). To reserve, call Kim Fessenden 819-8723771, ext. 2.
The Lennoxville and District Community Aid will be holding a Blood Pressure clinic on Tuesday, October 9 at 164 Queen Street, Suite #104, from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
The Lennoxville and District Community Aid will be holding Blood Pressure clinic on Tuesday, October 9 at the Town Hall from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.
The Lennoxville Youth Center will be hosting a Benefit Mechoui Supper and Silent Auction on October 27 at the A.N.A.F Unit # 318 (The Hut), 300 St. Francis, Lennoxville in order to raise funds for their Teen Activity Committee and their activities and projects fund. Admission charged, free for anyone under the age of 6. Supper will be served at 5 p.m. Tickets are available at Tri-knit-t, Clark and Sons and the Lennoxville Youth Center. You may also call or email to reserve tickets at 819-821-4805 or email@example.com.
The Rosalind and Morris Goodman Cancer Research Centre presents Lung Cancer: Breathe in, Breathe out, on Thursday, October 25, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., at Centre Mont-royal, Mcgill University, 2200 Mansfield, Montreal. Speakers: Dr. Logan Walsh, Dr. Jonathan Spicer and Dr. Pierre-olivier Fiset. Free admission. To register or for more information go to www.mcgillgcrc.com
Fall Roast Beef Supper on Saturday, October 20, 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 819-846-7180 or Dean Young 819-838-5815 Admission charged. Everyone is welcome!
Centre Communautaire de Brookbury, 571 Route 255, Bury. On October 13 at 5:30 p.m. we will be having our Fall Potluck Supper and Silent Auction. Everyone is welcome.
Sherbrooke Connection (for men and women) will meet on Thursday, October 11 from 9:30 a.m. to 11:15 a.m. at Grace Village, 1515 Pleasant View St., Sherbrooke (J1M 0C6). Fall Fair and Silent Auction. Guitarist and soloist Randy Janzen. Sonja Pretorius will share her faith journey: “Life is a box of chocolate.” Please bring items for our sale: baking, jellies, new or nearly new, crafts, etc. No books please. Admission charged. For more info call Pauline 819-563-8061 or firstname.lastname@example.org
New: Tea & Talks. October 9 & November 6. 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at RRHS (375 rue Armstrong). A social afternoon for seniors to get together. And talk! Come enjoy some tea and talk with special invited guest speakers. Bring a friend to make it double the fun. Free refreshments.
The Canadian Federation of University Women, Sherbrooke and District, is pleased to welcome Jeanne-mance Blais, our first guest of this season, on Wednesday, October 10, 8 p.m., at St. Andrew’s Presbyterian Church, 256 Queen St., Sherbrooke. Speaker’s Program: Ms. Blais, a specialist in teaching English as a second/foreign language, will share her six-month work experience with the Aga Khan Education Foundation in training English teachers in the Pamir region of Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan. She will also discuss the many aspects of the Foundation’s contribution towards improving the lives of people in some of the most remote areas of Asia and in Africa. Everyone is welcome. Refreshments will be served. This will be preceded by a potluck dinner and a general assembly during which new members will be presented.
You are invited to the Royal Wedding! Grace Village is hosting a Murder Mystery Dinner Theatre fundraising event on Saturday, October 13. The event runs from 5:30-9pm, and includes a 3-course dinner. Tickets can be purchased at Grace Village (1515 rue Pleasant View), or online at gracevillage.ca.
Megantic County Historical Society is having a fundraiser on Sunday, October 21 at 2 p.m. at the Community Hall. Funds are to go towards a plaque for Ross Cemetery. Admission charged. A bilingual presentation by Isabelle Matte, entitled “Stone Voices – The Distant Past from Ireland and Scotland.” Light refreshments. Come and enjoy an interesting afternoon.
Bulwer Branch Quebec Farmers Association will meet on Thursday, October 11 at the Bulwer Community Centre at 8 p.m. Pot-luck lunch. Everyone welcome.