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Quebec News in English, 31st August, 2012

Dear Quebec Electorate, Absolutely loads going on this Labour Day weekend. We’re giddy with excitement as the queen of pop is in town. Madge is strutting her stuff on the


Quebec City Film Festival Coming Soon

The Quebec movies Avant quemon Coeur bascule from Sebastien Rose, J’espèrequetu vas bien, by David La Haye and Jay Tremblay, and Après la neige, written and produced by Paul Barbeau, are


This Week at the 2012 Quebec Celtic Festival 2012

The seventh presentation of Quebec City’s Celtic Festival will be held from August 30th to September 16th on the Scottish Causeway site, at the Morrin Centre, as well as in


Curling, Season 2012-2013- Come and Try It Out

Submitted by Rémi Dutil, Secrétaire de l’ARCQ, Curling – Season 2012-2013 Come and try out curling this winter! Make new friends and discover this fun game! This upcoming season

Upcoming Events

Kids Move With You – Sign Up Now

Gym available for toddlers to move with you! Register to be able to access a gym every Sunday from 10h until 12h and use material (jumping ropes, hockey sticks and


How Will Federal & Provincial Relations Pan Out Post September 4th?

LIFE IN QUÉBEC: WHAT A POTENTIAL PQ MINORITY WILL MEAN FOR FEDERAL/PROVINCIAL RELATIONS. Sharp intake of breath, everyone, here’s Peter Stuart’s latest take on the Quebec Election: The upcoming provincial election

Upcoming Events

Calling all Thespians – Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Auditions

Auditions for the Quebec Art Company’s fall production of Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, Tennessee Williams’ personal favourite Pulitzer Prize winning drama, will be held on Sunday, September 9,


Matinées Desjardins Now on Two Days

Press Release – Joujouthèque New…New…New MATINÉES DESJARDINS is now on two days this year. Come play with your kids Tuesday or Friday morning. For a good start to this activity, we


J’ai ma pelle Program, 3rd September, 2012

Quebec, August 2012 – It is with much enthusiasm that J’ai ma place, with the collaboration of Budweiser and Groupe Vertdure, announce the program for the J’ai ma pelle event, a shovel


Le Marathon des deux rives – Done!

Article by Isabelle Green Photos courtesy of  Valérie Mignault Last Sunday, August 26th was the 15th edition of the Quebec City Marathon (Le Marathon des deux rives).    Ranked as one

Press Releases

Party Leaders Not Interested in Issues of English-Speaking Community

QCGN Press Release – For Immediate Release Montreal – August 30, 2012 – Heading into the final days of the election, the Quebec Community Groups Network is concerned about the


Advanced Poll Participation at 15.57%

News for the forthcoming Quebec provincial elections: The participation rate for the advanced polls has reached 15.57%, according to an announcement on Tuesday by the Chief Electoral Officer (CEO). This


Parkinson’s Ride Across Quebec

His father is suffering from Parkinson’s disease, so Cory Welsh, A young 23-year old Ontarian, decided to take his bicycle and ride across Canada to collect funds to support research into a

Arts & Culture News

All Aboard for Charny’s Festirail

Article and photos by Job Patstone The weekend of August 25th and 26th marked the fourth running of the “Festirail” exhibition in the town of Charny, just across the bridge