September 26 2012 Edition

Quebec High School student named to the YMCA Youth Exchanges National Youth Advisory Committee


YMCA Youth Exchanges Canada is a cultural exchange program for groups of youth between the ages of 12 and 17.

CHANGE OF FUNERAL LOCATION Conroy (nee English) Bertha 1922-2012


Conroy (nee English) Bertha

Conroy, Bertha peacefully passed away on Monday, September 10, 2012.
Bertha loving wife of the late Jim Conroy.  Dear mother of Janet and Colleen and
Mother-in-law to Maurice.

Student engineering project in Tanzania


There are many ways to "help thy neighbour" and one of the most impressive that I learned of recently concerned engineering students who built a maternity hospital in East Africa.

The six Canadian engineering students from the province of Quebec studying at ÉTS (School of higher technology) who planned, raised funds and worked with the local people in Mabilioni, Tanzania, are: M

Lifelong Learning Program offers Local Harvest series

The Autumn 2012 Lifelong Learning Program schedule is now available, and includes several series which are already attracting a lot of interest. Please note all events require pre-registration.

The autumn LLL program begins with a ‘Local Harvest' series which included a Virtual Tour of Île d'Orleans (Sept. 20), and continues with a free field trip to Île d'Orleans (Oct.

Music? The pleasure’s mutual, thank you

Photo: Shirley Nadeau

"Oh, Mar, you look so pleased!" That's what my sister said when she saw this photo of me talking with Daniel Taylor, a celebrated counter-tenor and the artistic director of this year's Quebec International of Sacred Music.

Music in various forms has forever been my friend.

QCT Mystery Photo of the Week Contest


The QCT Mystery Photo Contest offers readers opportunities to appreciate Quebec City from some well-known and less familiar angles. We hope you have as much fun with the mystery photos as we do! The theme of the September Mystery Photo Contest is "Landmarks and buildings."

Weekly winners have their choice of one of several books donated by La Maison Anglaise bookstore.

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