June 7 2017 Edition

The ÉCOSPHÈRE Fair, sustainable living at at Espace 400e

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Photo: Mary McCown

With more than 30 presentations, some 100 exhibition tables, a tiny house and of course cocktails, the ÉCOSPHÈRE Fair at Espace 400e, June 3 and 4, attracted thousands of visitors looking for ideas to lower their carbon footprint.

Travels with Cassandra Kerwin to the Atlantic provinces

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Photo: Cassandra Kerwin

Dear QCT readers,

Wear purple for World Elder Abuse Awareness Day

On Thursday, June 15, please wear purple to indicate that you care about ending elder abuse, neglect and exploitation. Purple is a symbol of wealth, status and royalty. Wearing a purple ribbon for Elder Abuse Awareness denotes that senior citizens should be treated with the respect they deserve and live in dignity and safety.

Colourful Fun Run at Ste-Foy Elementary School

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Photo: courtesy of Jean Tardif
Last Sunday, a Fun Run was held by Ste-Foy Elementary School to raise funds for their Cycle Three sports program – ABAM (Active Bodies, Active Minds). 
Some 100 students, from kindergarten to Grade 6, participated in the obstacle course race while proud parents looked on.

Capitales play host to the Cuban National Team

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Photo: courtesy of capitalesdequebec.com

For the second straight year, the Québec Capitales of the CAN-AM baseball League, will play host to the Cuban National team, from June 12 to 15. The first pitch is at 7:05 p.m. for all games.

CRQ brings five teams into the Ligue Provinciale de Rugby

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Photo: courtesy of crq-rugby.ca

The sport of rugby, already very popular in Europe, Asia, and Oceania, is now getting noticed in Canada thanks in large part to the strong performance in Rugby XV women’s and men’s national teams.

The Université Laval rugby program is one of the best in USports, while more and more CEGEPs like Garneau, Sainte-Foy, and Limoilou, have their own programs.

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