August 10 2016 Edition

Plein Art full of fine works by Quebec artisans

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Photo: Rachel Collet

The large tents of the Plein Art Salon des Métiers d’Art have popped up for another year overlooking the Louise Basin in Quebec City.

Ville de Lévis Festivent: an uplifting event

Photo: Juanita Craig

The 34th annual Festivent took place last weekend in the Saint-Jean-Chrysostome district of Lévis. 

American choristers join Festival singers at the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity

Photo: Worcester Chorus website

Members of the Worcester Chorus, one of the oldest ongoing choral groups in the United States, will make their first musical visit to Canada, performing Mozart’s Requiem on Thursday, August 18, at 12:30 p.m. as part of the Midi en Musique summer concert series at the Cathedral of the Holy Trinity in Quebec City.

Maria Garza and the Tango du Nord

Photo: Shirley Nadeau

Maria Garza and the Quatuor Tangage gave a concert entitled Tango du Nord for the Association Lyrique de Beauport on August 5 at the Centre de Loisirs Msg.-Laval. This was a premiere performance for the group of musicians. 

Get ready for Kindergarten!

The Jeffery Hale Wellness Centre is offering a workshop for 4-year-olds and their parents to prepare them for going to school. Kindergarten entry is an exciting moment in family life. There are many things you can do as a family that will help your child get off to a good start at school. 

Cassis Monna & Filles wins again

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Photo: Rachel Collet

The Cassis Monna & Filles family now have another medal under their belts – the silver medal awarded to them at the International Wine and Spirit Competition held in London on July 27. 

Limoilou market growing in popularity


The Limoilou market is a busy spot on Sunday mornings.

Bye, bye, Brigade lyrique

Photo: Shirley Nadeau

On a beautiful Saturday afternoon, one of the last performances of the Festival d’Opéra de Québec’s Brigade lyrique took place in the bucolic setting of the Domaine Maizerets on August 6. 

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