If you want to drink, that’s your business. If you want to stop, we can help. Call Alcoholics Anonymous 1-888-4242975, www.aa.org
The Lennoxville and District Community Aid will be holding a Blood Pressure clinic on Tuesday, December 11 at 164 Queen Street, Suite #104, from 1:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
The Lennoxville and District Community Aid will be holding a Blood Pressure clinic on Friday, December 7 at the Library, 165 Main St. North, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
Uplands Cultural and Heritage Centre invites the public to join us in a festive holiday ambiance for our annual Christmas concert, presenting Eight Misbehavin’, Christmas readings, a sing-along accompanied by Fannie Gaudette on the piano and, of course, our delicious mulled wine! Reservations are necessary. Admission by donation. Thursday, December 13 or Friday, December 14 at 7:30 p.m. 9 Speid St., Sherbrooke (Lennoxville). Info and reservations: 819564-0409 or [email protected]lands.ca.
The Directors of the Danville Curling Club are pleased to invite everyone to the Club’s Brunch on Sunday, December 9 from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Danville Curling Club, 1449 Route 116, Danville.
The Saint Francis Regional Ministry of the Anglican Church is organizing Christian Meditation sessions. The approach used is centering prayer. This is a contemplative Christian practice which involves sitting in silence, letting go of thoughts and emotions in order to rest in the presence of God. All are welcome to join us on Tuesdays from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at St Barnabas’ Anglican Church, 640 Sherbrooke Road in North Hatley and on Thursdays from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. at St George’s Anglican Church, 84 Queen Street in Lennoxville. The sessions have already begun. For more information, please contact Sam Borsman at 819 620 6058
The Saint Francis Regional Ministry of the Anglican Church is organizing a group discussion on Seeking God in a Secular age. Charles Taylor, a Roman Catholic Québécois, is considered one of the world’s most important philosopher and his book, A Secular Age, will be at the center of the discussions. The group meets every Wednesday from 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at 84 Queen Street, Lennoxville. The discussions have already begun. For more information, please contact The Rev’d Canon Giuseppe Gagliano, [email protected]bec.anglican.ca, 819-570-3433.
72nd annual Turkey Bingo will be held on Friday, December 7 at 7 p.m. at the St. Barthelemy Parish Hall, 911 Clough St., Ayer’s Cliff. Benefit for the Parish. Lots of very nice door prizes.
The Carol Service at St. Mark’s Chapel on the Bishop’s University Campus will take place on Saturday, December 8 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, December 9 at 4 p.m. Free will offering for local charities. Free parking. All welcome.
Ayer’s Cliff Magical Christmas Village on December 8 and 9. There will be 65 artisans throughout the town, children’s activities at the Elf Workshop, sleigh rides, spaghetti supper (ACES), Christmas music, a visit by Santa (Sunday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.) and lots more. Open Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Info: 819-838-5006.
The annual Christmas Carol Service will be held at the Church of the Epiphany in Way’s Mills on Saturday, December 8 at 4 p.m. All are cordially invited to attend. A social and refreshments will follow in the Way’s Mills Community Centre.
Bishopton United Church Carol Service and White Gift Sunday with Rev. Tami Spires on Sunday, December 9 at 7 p.m. All welcome.
Scott Woods “Old-time Christmas” Concert: Championship Fiddler Scott Woods will host a benefit fundraiser concert for the Dr. W. J. Klinck Foundation for Grace Village. Concert will be Monday, December 17 at 7 p.m. at Hope Community Church (102 Queen, Sherbrooke). Tickets can be purchased at Grace Village or Clarke & Sons, or by calling 1-855-7268896.