Monday, February 12, 2018

Notices for the 2nd week of February

Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018: Gathering for Coffee / Treats at the Alexis Nihon from 2pm to 3:30pm outside Winners and the Food Court. Hope to see you there!
RSVP Cathy Keays to say if you are interested in the St. Patrick's Day Parade and/or the Canada Day Parade. It's one of the things we will discuss on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018 at the Alexis Nihon.
Following are the 3 judges for our May 2018 Annual Members' Juried Art Show and Sale: 
(1) Caroline Lindsay Hart: Concordia Professor of Painting and Drawing; (2) Dorota Kozinska: Art Critic; (3) Jaber Lutfi: Artist and Art Teacher /
Thursday, Feb. 15, 2018: Outing to the MMFA Free Seniors' Workshop from 2pm to 4pm. Theme: "Bookbinding". RSVP Cathy if you are interested in going. We would be meeting at the front desk of the MMFA at 1:50pm.
Fellow member, Joan Suzanne Salter, is part of a showcase of prints, sculptures, jewellery, ceramics, fine crafts, at the Gallery Plus 1 / 448 Main Road / Hudson QC for 3 months. Click on the following link for more details. 
Reminder about the "Woman of the Year", Margaret Trudeau: She will be speaking at a luncheon in her honor on Saturday, April 21, 2018. Starts 11:30am with lunch at noon at the Mount Stephen's Hotel / 1440 Drummond / Tickets $75. For more info, call Shirley Gyles: 450-672-7081 or 514-516-9023 or email So far about 60 tickets have been sold. There are 150 tickets. They're selling fast!
THURSDAY, February 15 — 12:30 to 1:30 pm
For the Atwater Library Lunchtime Series, writer and publisher Linda Leith marks the fourth anniversary of Mavis Gallant’s death by screening the film Paris Stories: The Writing of Mavis Gallant with Q and A.
*Attendees have the option of taking part in a free writing activity led by Linda Leith starting at 2:00 pm. To register, email
Funded by the Community Cultural Action Fund (CCAF) of Canadian Heritage. 

1 comment:

  1. Hello Bloggers,
    I love the work you do on this blog. Very colorful and informative! All the best.
    Cathy Keays