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Glenn Patterson, project director of QAHN's project "A Different Tune: Musical Heritage in English-speaking Quebec," co-hosted (with Bruce Barr) the first-ever livestream version of Brysonville Revisted this past Saturday evening. Close to a hundred spectators tuned in for this unusual event, which featured an array of folk musicians from regions across Quebec, as well as performers playing traditional music in Alberta, Ontario and Newfoundland, and which was livestreamed via Zoom and Facebook.
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Seen here (l to r): Rachel Hunting (Townshippers' Association); Marion Greenlay (The Townships Sun / QAHN); Big Ears (building mascot); Matthew Farfan (QAHN); and Tanya Gibson (Mental Health Estrie). To read the complete story, see Sherbrooke Record, January 8, 2020!
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As of December 1, 2019, QAHN has a new home!
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As of today (December 6, 2019), QAHN is no longer at the crumbling Marguerite Knapp Building at 257 Queen in Sherbrooke We have now moved to a larger suite of offices at 3355 College Street. We hope to welcome you to our new digs very soon! Seen here (l to r): QAHN moving crew: Dwane Wilkin, Terry Hawes (front) and Matthew Farfan. Photo - Marion Greenlay.
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QAHN was front and centre at this year's Townshippers' Festival, held at Massey-Vanier High School in Cowansville. Photo - Heather Darch
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--July 31, 2019. 1) d 2) c 3) d 4) c 5) b 6) c 7) c 8) a 9) a 10) b
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--July 31, 2019. 1) This photograph, c.1905, shows Main Street in which village, formally known as "the Flat"? a) North Hatley b) Coaticook c) Richmond d) Ayer's Cliff
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In the Sherbrooke Record, today, July 22, 2019!
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Colby-Curtis Museum director Samuel Gaudreau-Lalande unveils the new exhibition, a collaborative effort by QAHN and the museum. The exhibition is on until October 2019. Info: 819-876-7322 Photo - MF.
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Colby-Curtis Museum director Samuel Gaudreau-Lalande unveils the new exhibition, a collaborative effort by QAHN and the museum. The exhibition is on until October 2019. Info: 819-876-7322 Photo - MF.
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Grade 4 student Raya Girard (right) stopped by the QAHN office today to pick up her certificate and prize money for coming second in QAHN's 2019 Heritage Essay Contest. She is pictured here with QAHN ED Matthew Farfan.
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The final Heritage Talks event of this season headed to Eaton Corner Museum, in the Eastern Townships. nearly 40 people crowded the museum's Foss House for a fascinating talk by Grant Myers on the "Witch of New Mexico Road" and Irish folklore in the region. Photo - M. Farfan
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Contact QAHN to order a copy while supplies last! home@qahn.org Photo - Renee Arshinoff
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Another standing-room only event today in QAHN's 2019 Heritage Talks series. Over 60 visitors crowded into historic, atmospheric Golden Rule Lodge No. 5 in Stanstead. Grant Myers and Jean-Jacques Rousseau explained the history - and some of the mystery - surrounding Freemasonry, in particular Freemasonry along the Quebec-Vermont border. The event was followed by a lunch at the Colby-Curtis Museum, across the street. Photo - Matthew Farfan
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Another standing-room only event today in QAHN's 2019 Heritage Talks series. Over 60 visitors crowded into historic, atmospheric Golden Rule Lodge No. 5 in Stanstead. Grant Myers and Jean-Jacques Rousseau explained the history - and some of the mystery - surrounding Freemasonry, in particular Freemasonry along the Quebec-Vermont border. The event was followed by a lunch at the Colby-Curtis Museum, across the street. Photo - Matthew Farfan
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Another standing-room only event today in QAHN's 2019 Heritage Talks series. Over 60 visitors crowded into historic, atmospheric Golden Rule Lodge No. 5 in Stanstead. Grant Myers and Jean-Jacques Rousseau explained the history - and some of the mystery - surrounding Freemasonry, in particular Freemasonry along the Quebec-Vermont border. The event was followed by a lunch at the Colby-Curtis Museum, across the street. Photo - Matthew Farfan
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Johanna Tzountzouris of the Centre for Community Organizations helped to animate a session on social media, at th eColby-Curtis Museum in Stanstead, as part of QAHN's Communication Matters series. Photo - MF
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Heritage Talks heads to mysterious Golden Rule Lodge, Canada's oldest Masonic Hall, in Stanstead on May 25, 10:30 a.m. Join us to hear all about the mysteries of Freemasonry! Featuring Grant Myers and Jean-Jacques Rousseau. 560 Dufferin Stanstead. Includes lunch at nearby Colby-Curtis Museum. $20 per person. RSVP 819-876-7322 Click here for the complete program!