*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-journal. com (not responsible for typing errors) FRIENDSHIP DAY – Saturday June 14th, Events starting at 9 a.m. Parade at 10:30 a.m., Sherbrooke’s Borough of Lennoxville activities in various locations. Info Karl Hunting 819-569-3118. LENNOXVILLE ART GROUP – holding its annual Show & Sale at the Amédée Beaudoin Community Centre, 10 Samuel-Gratham Street (above the fire station in the borough of Lennoxville). Vernissage on Fri., June 13th, 7 - 9 p.m. Show & Sale Sat., June 14th, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. (Friendship Day) & Sun., June 15th, 10:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. Raffle drawing for the Theme painting “Skies” Sun., at 2 p.m. Proceeds to benefit the Uplands After School Art Program. Free Admission. BLOOD PRESSURE CLINIC – Lennoxville, at 164 Queen Street, Suite #104, Tuesday June 10th and Tuesday July 8th, from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. BLOOD PRESSURE CLINIC – Waterville, clients are invited to go to Lennoxville, at 164 Queen Street, Suite #104, Tuesday June 10th and Tuesday July 8th, from 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. BLOOD PRESSURE CLINIC – North Hatley, at the Library, 165 Main Street N. Friday June 6th, and July 4th, 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 819564-0409. 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. well as a new AEC which will be offered at both its campuses of Sherbrooke and Québec City.
“In order to stay competitive, Quebec companies must invest wisely in order to know, integrate and master the best practices in the field of International Trade management today. Whether linked with negotiations, legislation, marketing 2.0 in foreign markets, this new program will reinforce and help optimize the knowledge of companies so that they perform better and more efficiently in this fast paced world”, said Pierre Harvey the new Director of Business Services and Continuing Education at the St. Lawrence campus.
Support local companies already present on the international scene.
This new business service will concentrate on professional consulting projects in the field of International Trade and International Customer Service. It is targeted for companies already well established in international markets but need to optimize certain aspects of their strategies and efforts.
“Many companies from the region will benefit
UplandsCultural and Heritage Centre is thrilled to present an exhibition of Sara Peck Colby’s Recent Work. The public is invited to the vernissage on Thursday, June 26th between 5 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sara Peck Colby : “I am happy to present my seventh exhibition with Uplands Cultural and Heritage Centre.
This summer exhibition is filled with images of things that surround us every day in the Eastern Townships. From our winter, with windswept fields and sparkling silent woods, to the brilliant greens and stormy skies of summer. My work sometimes walks the line between realism and abstract, using patterns of light and shadow, complex and simple, hoping to tell a story, by exploring the space between things.
I have been painting the Eastern Townships for forty years. Even though I usually do not live in the Townships for more than a month at a time, I bring the memories and images back to
AEC’s : Answering to the new trends of the world economy
Champlain College will target managers and young professionals who need to increase their knowledge and competencies in the field of International Trade. This AEC will debut next September 2014 and will be offered in English on a part-time basis as well as À La Carte. Courses will deal with such aspects as the legal challenges of International Trade today, the management of cultural differences, international negotiations with specific regions of the world as well as quality management at the international level to name a few. An emphasis will be placed on codes of ethics and corporate governance as well as corporate social responsibility (CSR) a much neglected field of International Trade.
my studio in Montreal, where, perhaps freed from the reality of the place, I can interpret the images from my heart. The longing for the familiar shapes and colours to become reality on canvas. Pattern is everywhere, celebrating and confirming the rhythms of life.”
Information: 819-564-0409 or www.uplands.ca.