Evénements dans la municipalité de Pontiac - Events in the Municipality of Pontiac
Small stuff for us, big stuff for them.The Ottawa Presbytery of the United Church of Canada is seeking supplies and household goods and materials to send to the northern reserve of Attawapiskat, and I am sure I don't need to remind you how desperate and bleak things are up there.
Twenty teams took part in a three-day fundraising ball tournament at the Luskville Recreation Park on April 22, 23 and 24.
Made up of players from across the region who use the ball fields thoughout the playing season, the event was created to help the Municipality of Pontiac maintain and improve the park.
So ask yourself: do you feel ducky? Well, do you?
If so, find yourself a member of the Quyon Lionettes who can sell you a ticket for the annual Duck Race, to be held on June 5th.
Wakefield Earth Day has an interesting program this year for those interested in green development. It takes place Friday, April 23rd and Saturday, April 24th at Wakefield Centre, 38 chemin de la Vallée de Wakefield.
Some highlights (courtesy of Mari Wesche):
Friday, April 23:
5:30 - 7 p.m. - Discussion of green development in Wakefield South by C. Minnes and architect D. Cardinal
7 - 9 p.m. - WIFF screening of Avi Lewis' (+ Naomi Klein's) film, This Changes Everything, plus discussion with local green entrepreneurs. (Tickets available on-line, $10)
Saturday, April 23:
As the snow finally recedes and grass - however ragged and dry - reappears, we rejoice... until we catch a glimpse of the state of the ditches and roadsides of Pontiac.
This is what it currently looks like near my house.
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