For the third year in a row, Vision Bénévolat du Haut-Saint-Laurent calls on the community to recognize the contribution of its volunteers. Honorary President and Volunteer of the Year 2017, Mrs. Mary Shewchuk, officially kicked off the nomination period, seeking individuals who stand out for their dedication. Citizens, associations, organizations, businesses, institutions, schools and municipalities […]
The Little Green Library, with the financial support of the new KIA automobile dealership in Huntingdon, is pleased to invite children from the area to watch an animated film My Life as a Zucchini during the March break. The film will be presented on Monday, March 5 at 10:30 a.m. in English and on Wednesday, […]
Two Events in One While celebrating Valentine’s Day and providing the usual activities and services, the next CommuniT Night, in partnership with the Montérégie-West Community Network (MWCN), will also host the Healthy Heart Fair at the Chateauguay Valley Regional High School. Save the date: February 13, 5-7 p.m., 1597, Route 138A. All citizen from the […]
Come the 26th of April, local non-profit Melissa’s Sunshine Camp (MSC) will reach a milestone. Founded in 1993, the organization, which is best known for the activities and respite services that it provides to special needs individuals in the area, will host a silent auction to celebrate a quarter of a century of helping locals […]
The library’s annual general meeting will be held on Monday, February 19 at 1:30 p.m. at the library, at 4 Lorne street in Huntingdon. The meeting offers a good opportunity to receive information, elect representatives to the Board of Directors and participate in the library’s life. There will be six positions up for election on […]
The second edition of The World’s Smallest Animation Film Festival will be held on Saturday, January 20 at 7:30 p.m. in The Little Green Library in Huntingdon. It is the only festival in the Haut-Saint-Laurent and region dedicated exclusively to animated film. The Festival will present films from animators around the world, including 2D, 3D […]
To get 2018 off to a good start, Cine-Cinema is pleased to present Les rois mongols, the latest film by Luc Picard, Quebec actor and filmmaker. This drama for all takes place in Montreal in October 1970. When 12 year-old Manon learns that she and her brother are soon to be placed in a foster […]
The Little Green Library is pleased to announce a new art exhibition of paintings by Noella Quesnel. Ms. Quesnel has been a resident of Huntingdon for the past 50 years and is well known for her skill as a dressmaker. From1967 until 2009 she worked as a sewing and substitute teacher at the Arthur Pigeon […]
A survey has been sent out, to the Municipalities of Howick and Très-Saint-Sacrement, to help identify activities to organize next year. If you have received the survey, please fill it and help us offer the best suited events by indicating the ones you would like to participate in. Thank you for your help.
Fundraising Christmas bake sale on Saturday December 16 at the Little Green Library In order to raise funds to help cover the library’s operating costs, the volunteers will be holding its traditional bake sale on Saturday, December 16 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the library at 4 Lorne in Huntingdon. On sale will […]
In December, Cine-Cinema presents Lion, a film for the entire family Acclaimed as inspiring, touching and luminescent, a happy movie, perfect for the holidays, by film critic, Elizabeth Lepage-Boily, the film Lion is an adaptation of an autobiographical story by Saroo Brierley (A Long Way Home) directed by Garth Davis in 2016. Starring Rooney Mara, […]
The next Communi-T Night will take place in the warm and festive atmosphere of the holidays. As part of the event, Notre-Dame de Huntingdon Elementary School will open its doors to organizations and to the community, and will welcome a white-bearded guest wearing a distinctive red suit. All citizen from the Haut-Saint-Laurent are invited to […]
On December 6 2017, the Alfred-Langevin cultural Hall will launch its hidden exhibition ” The unsuspected talents of the MRC’s employees “. This exhibition — which is not part of the regular Alfred-Langevin Hall program, will highlight the works of the employees of the MRC du Haut-Saint-Laurent. Drawings, photos, musical pieces, poems and much more […]
The Madrigal Choir will be presenting two Christmas Concerts for the coming Holidays. Our first concert will be held in St-Luke’s Anglican Church in Hemmingford at 8:00 p.m on December 8th. The second will take place in Saint-Malachie’s Catholic Church in Ormstown at 8:00 p.m. on December 9th. The cost of a ticket is 15$ […]
ARE YOU TROUBLED BY SOMEONE’S DRINKING? HUNTINGDON AL-ANON FAMILY GROUP CAN HELP ANNIVERSARY MEETING AA Speaker Al-Anon Speaker MONDAY, NOV. 13 7:30 PM St. John’s Anglican Church 18 King st Huntingdon Refreshments! Free! All Welcome!
The Little Green Library is pleased to announce its next art exhibition by Diane Rainville, a resident of St-Anicet for the past 11 years. Five years ago, she took a course in painting with acrylics; however, the medium did not appeal to her at all. Happily, her professor suggested she try working with pastels… an […]
A Film about the cultural heritage of the MRC Haut-Saint-Laurent. Notre patrimoine en mouvement from Alain Boisvert on Vimeo.
Community Nights in the Haut-Saint-Laurent Discoveries in Howick The next Community Night will take place at l’école primaire Saint-Jean in Howick on October 17th, 2017 from 5-7PM. Twenty organizations have already confirmed their presence, and they will offer information on services available to citizens between the ages of 0-100+ from the Haut-Saint-Laurent territory. In just […]
Journées de la culture On Saturday, September 30, as part of the culture days weekend, Peter Baker, an antiquarian residing in Elgin, will be on hand at 2:00p.m. to present and sell a book he published recently: Celebrating Canada – Decorating with History in a Contemporary Home in the English version and Le Canada chez soi – […]