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*FREE for churches events, ser­vice clubs events, and rec­og­nized char­i­ta­ble org. only. - Send all ac­tiv­i­ties or changes by Mon­day, 3 p.m., at least one week be­fore the event, only by email at jour­nal@ stanstead-jour­ (not re­spon­si­ble for typ­ing er­rors) FRIEND­SHIP DAY – Len­noxville, Sat. June 8. BLOOD PRES­SURE CLIN­ICS – Water­ville: Tues­day June 25th, at the Town Hall, 170 Prin­ci­pal S. from 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. BLOOD PRES­SURE CLIN­ICS – Len­noxville: Tues­day June 11th, at the Ma­sonic Hall, 3002 Col­lege Street, from 1:30 to 3 p.m. BLOOD PRES­SURE CLIN­ICS – North Hat­ley: Fri­day June 7th, at the Li­brary, 165 Main Street N. 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. BLOOD DONOR CLIN­ICS – ABDS-ESTRIE and Fleu­ri­mont scouts blood clinic with Héma-Québec, Thurs­day June 6th, at the Julien Ducharme cen­tre (Fleu­ri­mont Arena) rooms no. 211, 212, 213, 1671 Du­p­lessis road Fleu­ri­mont, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. ACEF ESTRIE – De­fense of con­sumers’ rights or­ga­ni­za­tion. Free ser­vices from third year stu­dents from Fac­ulty of Law, ready to an­swer ques­tions. Info ACEF Estrie 819-563-8144. FUN FEAR­LESS FIT­NESS – Women 16 and + highly qual­i­fied in­struc­tor. Ev­ery Mon­day, 6:45 to 7:45 p.m. Len­noxville French El­e­men­tary School, École St-An­toine’s Gym. Park­ing on Church and Speid St., Info Su­nita 819-563-9987. LEN­NOXVILLE - AS­COT HIS­TOR­I­CAL & MU­SEUM SO­CI­ETY – Open from Wed­nes­days to Sun­day from 1 to 4:30 p.m. 9, rue Speid, Len­noxville. Info 819-5640409. WEL­COME WED­NES­DAYS – Or­ga­nized by Women›s Cen­tre. «Get to­gether» for cof­fee or tea or have a chat, meet friends, browse the li­brary and learn to cro­chet. Ac­tiv­ity room avail. 1:15 to 3:45 p.m. Bring knit­ting or crafts. UP­LANDS – Open Wed­nes­day through Sun­day from 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. B U FINE ATRS COL­LEC­TIVE – Sun., June 2nd to Sept. 1st from 2 to 4 p.m. FORE­MAN ART GALLERY, BISHOP’S UNIVER­SITY The ex­hi­bi­tion is on view un­til July 13th, 2013 BOR­OUGH OF LEN­NOXVILLE – Civic Park, next to the Len­noxville bor­ough of­fice at 150 Queen Street. The cer­e­mony will be­gin at noon. Sher­brooke’s Bor­ough of Len­noxville in­vites the pub­lic to join in a cer­e­mony on June 2nd com­mem­o­rat­ing the an­niver­sary of the Nor­mandy land­ings, in which 5500 Cana­di­ans men and women sac­ri­ficed their lives. Seen at last week­end’s Con­vo­ca­tion at Bishop’s Univer­sity were (front l. to r.) and (back l. to r.) Chan­cel­lor Chan­cel­lor


This week­end, in a se­ries of mov­ing cer­e­monies fol­lowed by cel­e­bra­tory re­cep­tions, some 560 de­grees were given to the grad­u­ates of Bishop’s Univer­sity’s Class of 2013. De­grees of Doc­tor of

TCivil Law (Hon­oris causa) were awarded to Alain Lemaire, Monique Nadeau-Sau­mier, Johnny Reid and the Hon. Jean Charest. Ad­di­tion­ally, the di­verse con­tri­bu­tions and ded­i­cated ser­vice of Chan­cel­lor Scott Grif­fin were hon­oured be­fore pro­ceed­ing with the in­stal­la­tion of the Univer­sity’s 19th Chan­cel­lor, Me Brian Le­vitt. his year, is play­ing match­maker for 90 grad­u­ates from across Que­bec and, with its un­de­ni­able charm, the re­gion is ready­ing to share its best side with par­tic­i­pants dur­ing the 2013-2014 Dis­cov­ery Day week­ends.

Nadeau-Sau­mier, Hon. Jean Charest,

Brian Le­vitt, Johnny Reid, Michael Gold­bloom. Alain Lemaire, Monique

Scott Grif­fin, the

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