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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) TOWN­SHIP­PER’S DAY – 34th Edi­tion, Septem­ber 14th 2013, 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Bishop’s Col­lege School Len­noxville BLOOD PRES­SURE CLIN­ICS – Water­ville: There will be no blood clinic for Septem­ber. BLOOD PRES­SURE CLIN­ICS – Len­noxville: Tues­day Septem­ber 10th & Tues­day Oc­to­ber 8th, at the Ma­sonic Hall, 3002 Col­lege Street, from 1:30 to 3 p.m. BLOOD PRES­SURE CLIN­ICS – North Hat­ley: Fri­day Septem­ber 6th & Fri­day Oc­to­ber 4th, at the li­brary, 165 Main Street N. from 10 to 11:30 a.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 819-564-0409. QUIL­TERS’ SHOW - St-Ge­orge’s Parish Guild & Evening ACW, 84 Queen St., Fri & Sat, Sept. 6th & 7

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. + en­joy cof­fee, tea, juice, muf­fin & cook­ies. WATER­VILLE/NORTH HAT­LEY UNITED CHURCH RUM­MAGE SALE – Main street in Water­ville, Septem­ber 6th - 7th and13th -14th. Fri­day’s 9:00am - 7:00pm, Satur­day’s 9:00am - 1:00pm 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 – The ex­hibit will run from Septem­ber 8th to Oc­to­ber 27th, 2013. Up­lands is open to the pub­lic Wed­nes­day to Sun­day from 1pm to 4:30pm. En­trance is Free. For more in­for­ma­tion call (819) 564-0409 or visit our web­site: www.up­ forged be­tween peo­ple, moder­nity and ar­chi­tec­ture.

The video in­stal­la­tions fea­tured in this ex­hi­bi­tion in­clude Race­track Su­per­star Ghost (2011), Am­phithéâtre (2010),

A Space Be­tween Mir­rors (2010) and Oc­cu­pants (2005), which doc­u­ment the shift­ing re­al­ity of a mod­ern icon, the Hip­po­drome de Mon­tréal, for­merly one of the most im­por­tant mon­u­ments of horse rac­ing in North Amer­ica. Th­ese in­stal­la­tions demon­strate the build­ing’s for­mer glory, trans­for­ma­tion through­out the years, and its grad­ual aban­don­ment. Th­ese four videos are ac­com­pa­nied by the artist’s new­est work, Mi­rage (2013), a video in­ves­ti­gat­ing the de­serted Mon­tréal-Mirabel In­ter­na­tional Air­port. Artist Bi­og­ra­phy: Vis­ual artist Myr­iam Yates’ pho­tog­ra­phy-and-video-based prac­tice tends to­wards a doc­u­men­tary ap­proach, ex­plor­ing the ten­u­ous re­la­tion­ship be­tween pub­lic and pri­vate space, fol­low­ing the shift­ing re­la­tion­ship be­tween ar­chi­tec­ture and its in­hab­i­tants. Based in the Eastern Town­ships for

TheBishop’s Univer­sity Depart­ment of Ath­let­ics and Recre­ation is pleased to an­nounce that Jor­dan Heather, start­ing quar­ter­back of the football team has been named the Provigo Robert La­fond Ath­lete of the Week.

Heather, the Oro­mocto, New Brunswick na­tive, re­turned to Coul­ter Field on Sun­day for his fifth the past four years, Yates’ holds two BFAs and an MFA from the Univer­sité du Québec à Mon­tréal. Her work has been shown at events such as Buenos Aires In­ter­na­tional Doc­u­men­tary Film Fes­ti­val (2013), Kas­sel Dok­fest (Kas­sel, Ger­many, 2012), Im­ages Fes­ti­val (Toronto, 2012), Le Mois de la Photo à Mon­tréal (2007), Ren­con­tres in­ter­na­tionales Paris/Ber­lin/ Madrid (2007, 2012, 2013) and the Regina Fes­ti­val of Cin­e­matic Arts (2005). It has also been fea­tured in in­di­vid­ual and col­lec­tive exhibitions: a duo show at CCS Bard Hes­sel Mu­seum of Art (NY, 2012), The Québec Tri­en­nale at the Musée d’art con­tem­po­rain de Mon­tréal (2011), Op­tica Cen­tre for Con­tem­po­rary Art (Mon­tréal, 2009), La Cen­trale Ga­lerie Pow­er­house (Mon­tréal, 2003) and Gallery 44 Cen­tre for Con­tem­po­rary Pho­tog­ra­phy (Toronto, 2001). In 2005, she at­tended the Banff Cen­tre to par­tic­i­pate to the In­traNa­tion the­matic res­i­dency pro­gram. Prizewin­ner of the Cy­ber­pitch con­test (Fes­ti­val du Nou­veau Cinéma, Mon­tréal 2004), she has also pre­sented at the Banff Cen­tre’s New Me­dia In­sti­tute’s In­ter­ac­tive Screen lec­tures and has just com­pleted a video trip­tych for the Cirque du Soleil head­quar­ters in Mon­tréal. She also works as the pro­gram­ming co­or­di­na­tor of Sporobole, a cen­tre for con­tem­po­rary art in Sher­brooke (Québec). Her work is in­cluded in the col­lec­tions of the Musée national des beaux-arts du Québec and Fasken Martineau Du­Moulin law firm.

Free En­trance: Tues­day to Satur­day, from 12 noon to 5:00 pm (and all evenings of pre­sen­ta­tion at Cen­ten­nial Theatre).

For more in­for­ma­tion or to sched­ule an in­ter­view, please con­tact: Karine Di Gen­ova, In­terim Di­rec­tor/ Cu­ra­tor, T- 819.822.9600 ext. 2687 or karine.digen­ova@ubish­

Fore­man Art Gallery: 2600, Col­lege

St., Sher­brooke T- 819.822.9600 ext. 2260 / F- 819.822.9703

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