A Facebook group has begun to aid English-speaking persons to find each-other. Our true target audience is the regions of Beauharnois, Lery, Salaberry de Valleyfield, and St Étienne de Beauharnois; where no such connection page appears to exist. All others are welcome to encourage us along or submit names of those you know in our […]
Hello! Before everybody disappears for some well-deserved vacations, I would like to remind you about the 2018 Cultural Days. We will launch the promotion for all the events happening at the end of September for first, I would like to hear about all the great events, activities or open houses happening within our MRC territory […]
The Little Green Library is looking for volunteers who would like to participate in our mobile library service, from September to June, taking books to the children in family day-care centres in the Haut-Saint Laurent. The ideal volunteer enjoys the contacts with young children, has a vehicle to go to the centres and can offer […]
There will be even more to taste, see and do at Huntingdon Farmers’ Market this summer, starting May 23rd and every Wednesday thereafter until October 24th. Come taste the quality, diversity and freshness of the Chateauguay Valley and shop directly from the producers themselves! New producers this year include a winery (Vignoble Montpetit), mushrooms (Les […]
Melissa’s Sunshine Camp Annual General Meeting will be held March 5th at 5PM at HAECC 24 York St., Huntingdon, Room 120. Everyone is welcome!
The ADDS income tax clinic is back! As of Monday February 26th you can call us at 450-264-6888 to make an appointment.
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 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 […]
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 […]
My great great grandparents, Domitille Robidoux (06/06/1836, St. Anicet, Ontario Canada-05/25/1912, Joplin, Missouri, USA) and Antoine Chatelle (05/05/1827, Canada-05/05/1827-05/25/1912, Joplin, Missouri, USA) were my great great grandparents. Domitille and her parents resided in St. Anicet. She and Antoine married in Ogdensburg, New York. They had eight or nine children with many more to grace their […]
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 – […]
The MRC du Haut-Saint-Laurent would like to remind you that you have until September 15, 2017 to send us your best pictures to participate in the photography exhibition/contest, under the theme “Encounter”. This exhibition/contest organized by the MRC du Haut-Saint-Laurent in partnership with Les Galeries Ormstown and Caisse Desjardins du Haut-Saint-Laurent will be held during […]
If you are planning to organize an activity during Les Journées de la culture on September 29-30 and October 1st, 2017, this message is for you! The MRC du Haut-Saint-Laurent is offering you the opportunity to promote your event. Please send: · The name of the activity · The date and the time · The […]
The Little Green Library holds every year a fundraising garage sale to help balance its budget and keep its bilingual collection and services up to date and of the highest quality for young and old alike. In spite of the support of our members, the municipalities of Huntingdon, Elgin, Dundee, Godmanchester, Hinchinbrooke and Franklin and […]
June 1st to 30th Let’s Visit and Celebrate our Seniors Challenge! Are you ready for a challenge? The Let’s Visit our Seniors Challenge is intended to raise awareness among families and the public and to encourage them to take action against isolation amongst seniors by sharing the importance of visiting! It is also intended to […]
World Book and Copyright Day is celebrated every year on 23 April, a date chosen by UNESCO to honour writers and literature and to promote the joy of reading, particularly amongst the young. The idea for this celebration was inspired by a custom that started in Catalonia, where, on the 23rd of April (Saint-George’s day), […]