March 16 2011 Edition

Canadian Missionary dies in Japan

Photo: Photo Courtesy of Society of Foreign Missions

Tens of thousands of people are dead or reported missing following the 8.9 megathrust earthquake that shook Japan at 2:46 p.m. (JST) on Friday, March 11.

DERY, Leo E.


Leo Dery passed away in Surrey, BC on February 21, 2011 at the age of 95. Predeceased by his wife Marie and son Bobby. Leo is survived by his daughter Wendy Robertson of St.

Atkins Joan 1940 – 2011

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In CHUL, Joan Atkins died March 13, 2011,. She lived in Quebec.

The religious service will be celebrated Saturday, March 19, 2011, at 2 p.m. at Trinity Anglican Church, 2687 des Quatre-Bourgeois (Sainte-Foy) Quebec. Interment will be at a later date at Mount Hermon Cemetery.

Phillips Exeter Academy Concert Choir and Chamber Orchestra stops in Quebec City

Photo: Photo by Shirley Nadeau

The acclaimed Concert Choir and Chamber Orchestra from Phillips Exeter Academy played at the Musée de l'Amerique Française in Quebec City as their third stop in a four-part tour that began on March 6 in Montreal and will end on Sunday, March 27 at the Phillips Church in Exeter, New Hampshire.

Bathed in the glow of the afternoon sunshine streaming through stained-glass windows, students p

Quebec City’s newest English bookstore opens


AngloStore has opened a storefront in the city due to customer demand.

The bookshop began as an online service in February 2010, aimed at residents of Quebec City and surrounding areas.
The new store is located at Place Naviles, 3400, chemin des Quatre-Bourgeois, Québec.

The ‘Heart of the Saint’

This year, the second for a St. Patrick's Day parade in Quebec City for many years, gives us an opportunity to reflect on the soul of the event.

Arts and Entertainment in Quebec City

Thursday, March 17, 12:10 p.m. - The Conservatoire de musique de Québec presents "Les Midis-Récitals," a series of concerts held in the auditorium of the Musée national des Beaux-arts du Québec. This week featuring advanced cello and guitar students. Free entry. Bring your own box lunch if you wish.

Correction: The following concert at St.

Irish Literature for St. Paddy’s Day

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Photo: Photo source Marie White

Bring on the green beer, the shamrocks, the smiling eyes...and sit down to enjoy some great Irish literature on St. Patrick's Day.

Q and A with Peter O’Donohue, U.S. Consul General in Quebec City

Behind the Chateau Frontenac is a red-brick building with a pale green roof and an American flag billowing outside. This is where Peter O'Donohue, the U.S. Consul General spends most of his time.


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