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*Free if room is avail­able for Church events, ser­vice club 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) LEN­NOXVILLE FARM­ERS MAR­KET – Satur­day Septem­ber 12th & 26th, 10 a.m. to noon, 2882 rue Col­lege St. Sher­brooke (Len­noxville) in front of Clarke et Fils Ltée. ART EX­HIBIT – Up­lands Cul­tural & Her­itage Cen­tre in­vites the public to its new art ex­hi­bi­tion fea­tur­ing the work of Cather­ine Young Bates. Her paint­ings will be dis­played all sum­mer un­til Septem­ber 6th, 2015. UP­LANDS – is open Tues­day to Sun­day, 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Info: call 819 564-0409. 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 - 7:45 p.m. Len­noxville French Ele­men­tary School, École St-An­toine’s Gym. Park­ing on Church & Speid St., Info: Su­nita 819-563-9987. 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 - 3:45 p.m. Bring knit­ting or crafts. cate, in­tri­cate pa­per cut-outs, draw­ings, video pro­jec­tions and in­ter­ac­tive per­for­mances. Tak­ing their in­spi­ra­tion from shadow play, early films and an­i­ma­tion, artists Maya Er­san and Jaimie Rob­son ex­plore the in­ter­ac­tion be­tween spec­ta­cle and ex­pe­ri­ence. Their in­stal­la­tions have been pre­sented in Canada and abroad, no­tably at the events One Ar­chi­tec­ture Week in Plov­div (Bulgaria, 2015) and the UNESCO City of De­sign: Mon­tréal Meets Graz (Aus­tria, 2015), as well as at the Brandts Mu­seum (Den­mark, 2014), the Is­tan­bul Bi­en­nial (Tur­key, 2013), the Real to Reel Film Fes­ti­val in Van­cou­ver (2013) and the McCord Mu­seum in Mon­treal dur­ing the Nuit Blanche fes­ti­val (2013). The artis­tic duo have a keen in­ter­est in ed­u­ca­tion and regularly give work­shops in schools and mu­se­ums, in ad­di­tion to com­plet­ing artist res­i­den­cies in ed­u­ca­tional set­tings. Free En­trance: Tues­day to Satur­day, from 12 noon to 5:00 pm and all evenings of pre­sen­ta­tion at Cen­ten­nial Theatre.

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