Quebec News in English, 31st August, 2012

Quebec News in English, 31st August, 2012

The Quebec Election – vote for the one you dislike the least.

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 Plains on Sept 1st.
Got your tickets? We know where there’s some going spare if not.
The Quebec Provincial Election – you really can have too much choice when it comes to just who is going to blow  spend our hard-earned tax dollars for the next few years, can’t you?
J’ai ma pelle is also on this weekend. It’s all go.

As for features, our very own Isabelle Green (along with a bunch of other nutters), braved the stifling heat to run in the marathon des deux rives, we also sent Job Patstone to witness the changing of the guard and then on to Charny to play with some trains.

Elsehwere on LifeinQuebec.com, there’s a few new jobs to peruse, some items for sale in the classifieds section, and some forum posts worth looking at (apparently 1 in 4 Canadians are ready to kick Quebec out of the Confederation). Gulp. 

As ever, whatever you’re up to, wishing you a great weekend and we’ll see you next time.

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ENGLISH NEWS FROM QUEBEC

Madonna in Quebec City – She’s Coming
How Will Federal/Provincial Relations Pan Out Post September 4th?
J’ai ma pelle – 3rd September
Advanced Poll Participation at All-Time High 
Les Matinées Desjardins Now on Two Days
Curling Season 2012-2013 Fast Approaching – Want to Try it Out?
Quebec City Film Festival Coming Soon
This Week at the 2012 Quebec City Celtic Festival
World Day of Peacekeepers and War Amps
Saddle Racers Don’t Get Sulky
The Songs of Nick Drake – Tour of Ontario and Quebec 2012
Demers Bicycles and Skis
Parkinson’s Ride Across Quebec
Used English Bookstore Outlet to Open in Quebec City
Study in English in Quebec – MA Program Details
LifeinQuebec.com Ad Sales Executive – Come and work with us
Appeal for Writers – We’re getting bigger and need some more of you

FEATURE ARTICLES

Marathon des deux rives – Done!
All Aboard for Charny’s Festirail
Changing of the Guard in Quebec City

QUEBEC ENGLISH-SPEAKING COMMUNITY

Calling all Thespians – QAC Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Auditions
Party Leaders Not Interested in Issues of English-Speaking Community
Parent Toolkit Info Sessions 2012-2013
Comhaltas Echoes of Erin Tour, Shannon, October 17th
Scouts in English in Quebec City – St. Vincent’s Needs You
Jeffery Hale Friends’ Foundation Annual Fundraising Golf Tournament 2012

YOUR PHOTOS

Quebec Photos – Polar Bears, August 2012

JOBS IN ENGLISH IN QUEBEC

ESL Tutor – Wednesday Evenings, Ste-Foy Area
ESL Instructor – Quebec
ESL Tutor – Mornings – Cap-Rouge
ESL Tutor – Wednesday Lunchtimes, ch. St. Louis Area 
ESL Tutor – Evenings, Ste-Foy Area
ESL Tutor – Cap-Saint-Ignace, Québec
ESL Tutors Required – Capitale-Nationale Region
French to English Translator – Quebec
Media Sales Executive – Quebec City
Write for LifeinQuebec.com
Voice-Over Recorder – Quebec
Pastoral Assistant
Account and Business Support Manager

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QUEBEC CLASSIFIED ADS

Assorted Baby Clothes (Boys) 0-9 Months
Baby Vibrating Chair
Espresso Machine
Sportrack Roofrack
2 x Madonna Tickets Available
Assorted Used English Books

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QUEBEC FORUM

PQ or the CAQ? It’s a Toughie
One in Four Ready to Kick Quebec Out
Quebec German Christmas Market

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