Come dance with us every Saturday night at the Beebe Town Hall,
72 Main St., Stanstead (Beebe), from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. Lunch served. Door prizes. Info: Gail 819-8762021. All welcome.
Music by Brent Sheldon.
April 14 Country Dance with Variety at Trinity Anglican Church,
409 South St., Cowansville on Saturday, April 14 from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m.
Featuring Joanne with the Jimmy Edwards Country Folks Band.
Door prizes, 50-50 drawing. Canteen on premises.
Please support the church and food bank. Donation: $8. April 14 Dance Stanstead Legion,
on Saturday, April 14 at the
15 Maple Street, from 8 p.m. to midnight, with well-known country band Light lunch served at midnight. Everyone welcome (including non-members). Info: 819-876-5844. welcome.
“Keepin’ It Country.” Admission $8.
Dance at the Ramana Hotel (former Crete’s)
in Sawyerville on Saturday, April 14 from 8 p.m. to midnight.
Music by Movin’ On (Dave Bessant, Willie Fisk, Rick Laroche, Dareth Fowler). Country and Retro Rock. Admission $8.
Stanstead Legion bands. Admission charged.
Pope Memorial Elementary annual Dance fundraiser
to be held FRIDAY, APRIL 20 from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. at the Bury Armoury Community Center.
Music by Double or Nothing (Mike & Kylie).
BYOB. Tickets are $7.
A silent auction will take place. Everyone welcome!
6th annual Jamboree for the benefit of the Children’s Wish Foundation
will be held on Saturday, April 21 at the starting at noon. All proceeds donated to the Children’s Wish Foundaton. For more information call 819-8384770. Please come out and support such a worthy cause.
April 28 & 29
The final concerts of the Estria Quintet’s season
will take place on Saturday, April 28 (at St. Elizabeth’s Church in North Hatley) and Sunday, April 29 (at the Uplands Cultural and Heritage Centre in Sherbrooke) at 3 p.m., with two great works for piano and winds (oboe, clarinet, french horn and bassoon) by composers Mozart and Beethoven. On this occasion, the pianist Tristan Longval-gagné will be featured, along with four excellent wind instrumentalists: Étienne de Médicis (oboe); Pauline Farrugia (clarinet); Maude Lussier (french horn); and Mary Chalk (bassoon).
Tickets are $10 for the concert, or $20 for the concert plus afternoon tea (tea available only at Uplands and reservations are mandatory).
Contact 819-842-1072 or firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve or for more information. Estria thanks Le Conseil des Arts et des Lettres du Québec for their generous support.
School, Golf Club. EVENTS
April 14 Free soap-making workshop
from St. Francis Soap for Hope and Townshippers’ Association during the Babies & Kids Bazaar at
355 College S. Richmond), Saturday, April 14, 8:30 a.m. to noon. While quantities last.
$5 per player.
St. Francis Elementary
April 14 Chicken & Biscuit Supper at Memorial Hall,
20 Academy Street, Stanbridge East, on Saturday, April 14 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Donation: $12, children 10 years & under $6. Bake sale for Butler Elementary School.
Maple Leaf Chapter No. 2 Order of the Eastern Star for more information: 450-248-3460. Everyone welcome.
11th annual dart tournament for the benefit of the Breast Cancer Society Old Lennoxville
April 14 Roast Turkey Supper Beulah United Church,
11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.,
on Saturday, April 14 at the
Starts at 1 p.m. Mixed doubles (bring your own partner). 5 games 301. For information: Mary Dezan 819-823-2600. Everyone welcome.
on Saturday, April 14 at 967 Main St., Ayer’s Cliff. Come and enjoy a delicious meal of roast turkey, homemade stuffing, mashed potatoes and gravy, peas and carrots, cranberry sauce, bread, tomato juice, coffee and tea and a slice of pie for dessert. Settings at 5 p.m. and 6:30 p.m.
Reservations only so please call Dean Young 819-838-5815 or Wendell Cass 819-846-7180 to
reserve your tickets. Everyone welcome! Thank you to everyone for your continued support of Beulah United Church.
The Canadian Legion, Branch #15, Richmond,
235 College St. N., will be holding our from 9 a.m. to noon on Sunday, April 15. Entry fee charged at the door, half price for children 12 and under.
Eaton Corner Museum Spring Brunch
to be held at Bulwer Community Centre on Sunday, April 15 from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Come and enjoy pancakes with maple syrup, scrambled eggs, ham, baked beans, potatoes, desserts, juice, tea/coffee.
Price $10 (children $6). April 18
Health Link: Senior Aware. Armoury Community Centre (563 Main, Bury).
Lunch (donation). Reservations: Kim Fessenden 819-872-3771, ext. 2.
April 20 Townshippers’ Association’s Mindful Colouring
with Debra Mosher Roy. Eaton Valley Community Learning Centre, Bury (523 Stokes), on Friday, April 20, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. Call to register: 819-5665717.
April 20 & 21 Brome Hall Rummage Sale,
330 Stagecoach Road, Brome, Friday, April 20 from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday, April 21 from 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Monday, April 16 to Friday, April 20. For Information: 450-242-1085 or 450-243 5742.
donations Unit #318,
“BARDS & BISCUITS” Free!
On April 26, you to a
Doors open for
April 21 The Church of the Advent,
473 Bowen St. South, Sherbrooke invites you Saturday, April 21 from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. to the with ham, salads, rolls, desserts, coffee and tea with a sales table of homemade goodies. All welcome.
Spring Salad Bar Luncheon Admission charged.
Flea Market and Bake Sale
“The Hut,” A.N.A.F.
to be held on
Saturday, April 21 at
300 St. Francis Street, Lennoxville, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Snacks are available. To reserve a table call Wanda Evans 819-565-7099.
April 22 celebrate Earth Day
Come on Sunday, April 22. At 10:30 a.m., attend a
music service with Les Voix du Village from Waterville
then help ring the church bells 400 times as a call to end plastic pollution and reduce carbon dioxide,
on the theme "Thanks for the
now at 400 parts per million, a level that is not compatible with continued life on earth. All are welcome. Refreshments.
Uuestrie, 201 Main St., North Hatley (upstairs).
Info: 819-842-4146, www.uuestrie.ca, Facebook UU Estrie
April 22 A scintillating spring poetry reading
to national poetry month…
(yum! yum!) on Sunday, April 22, 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m., at the 165 Main Street, North Hatley. 4 dynamic Townships’ Poets will read from their books, Marjorie Bruhmuller, Steve Luxton, Anne Scowcroft and Derek Webster.
North Hatley Library, April 22 Cribbage Tournament North Hatley Legion,
on Sunday, April 22 at the 95 Jackson Heights. Registration at 1 p.m. $5 per person, bring your own partner. Info: John Cogan 802-365-1861.
April 26 Poem-in-your-pocket Day, Black Cat Books & Uuestrie Poetry Coffee House featuring a variety of poets reading their poems.
You are also invited to bring a favourite poem in your pocket to share with others during the informal coffee house. Entrance by free-will donation. Refreshments at modest prices. Fundraiser for Uuestrie and Black Cat Books. All are welcome!
Lower level, Uuestrie, 201 Main St., North Hatley.
Doors open at 7 p.m. Info: 819-842-4146, Revcarole@uuestrie.ca, www.uuestrie.ca, Facebook UU Estrie or visit Black Cat Books, 168E Queen St., Lennoxville.
April 27 & 28 Spring Rummage Sale at Creek Church,
278 Brill Road, West Bolton, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., on April 27, followed by Bag Sale 9 a.m. to noon on April 28. Clothes, household items, games and much, much more. Please drop off donations on Wednesday, April 25, 9 a.m. to noon. Contact Muriel 450-538-0558 or Steve 450-242-1816.
The Canadian Federation of University Women, Sherbrooke & District, Public Speaking Competition EXHIBITS
will hold its 26th annual
on Wednesday, May 2 at 4:15 p.m. We invite you to attend and support
twenty high school students speaking on a wide variety of topics.
Five high schools will participate in two categories: Juniors will be at 4:15 and seniors after a short break at 5:30. Schools participating: Alexander Galt Regional High School, Bishop’s College School, Massey-vanier High School, Richmond Regional High School and Stanstead College.
The venue is the
This event is free, as is parking. Amedee Beaudoin Community Centre, 10
Samuel-gratham St., behind the Town Hall in the borough of Lennoxville.
Until April 29
The Uplands Cultural and Heritage Centre art gallery is exhibiting “Des pianos et des hommes” by Marcel Carey
until April 29, 2018. After a career as a commercial photographer, Marcel Carey chose to follow in the footsteps of his grandfather and his father and become a piano tuner. Thanks to this profession, he has met many people who welcomed him into their homes and he discovered the special relationship they have with music. With this exhibit he wishes to pay tribute to them. Uplands, 9 Speid Street, Borough of Lennoxville is open Wednesday to Sunday from 1 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.