Community News (Print edition)

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EQLC students get “The Talk” about money

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Photo: Danielle Burns

On the third Wednesday in April, parents and teachers across Canada were having “The Talk” with kids. It had nothing to do with sex education, but rather another subject that can make people uncomfortable: money.

No easy steps to realize ballet dance studio dream

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Photo: Myriam Filion

There’s probably never a perfect time or set of circumstances

The British (music) Invasion at CEGEP Champlain-St. Lawrence

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Photo: Cassandra Kerwin

Crowds sang, danced and cheered in the AI Financial Group Auditorium as CEGEP Champlain-St. Lawrence campus rock band What the Heck (WTH), put on an impressive show filled with songs from across the pond. “The British Invasion” attracted 165 people.

Community Calendar

Wednesday, May 2 at 12:10 p.m. – Lunch ‘n’ Learn: Blogging 101 for Beginners at the Eastern Québec Learning Centre. (For details, see article below)

What’s new at the Eastern Québec Learning Centre?

So, what’s new, you may ask? Community Learning in Action, also known as CLIA, is a Lunch ‘n’ Learn information session series where participants are invited to drop in over the lunch hour period to learn something new.

Patrick Roy returns as Remparts GM and head coach

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Photo: courtesy of the Québec Remparts

It was probably the worst-kept secret in junior hockey… but it was the news the Quebec Remparts organization, players and fans wanted to hear.

Hall of Fame goaltender Patrick Roy signed a two-year contract to return as general manager and head coach of the Remparts. He had been coach of the Remparts from 2005-2012 and the NHL’s Colorado Avalanche from 2013-2016.

The Rouge et Or now have their tennis teams

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Photo: courtesy of Université Laval

Three years after the birth of the tennis clubs at Université Laval, they reached another milestone, becoming the 14th varsity sport in the Rouge et Or family.

Pierre Langlois, president of the Laval teams, announced that the Rouge et Or will play in the Tennis Québec University League from January to April 2019.

The 2018 Capitales season is just around the corner

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Fans of baseball in Quebec City are no doubt looking forward to the opening game of the season on May 17. I know I am. I’m no superfan, but the Québec Capitales are growing on me.

Jeffery Hale Volunteers are BERRY much appreciated!

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Photo: courtesy of the Wellness Centre
Jeffery Hale Community Partners held a berry special evening to show their appreciation for their volunteers on April 19. 

Long may they reign, but whither the monarchy in Canada?

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How many Canadians have been in the same air space as our monarchical masters?