September Newsletter 2016


Here is the information on the September presentation of Irish Heritage Quebec. The event will be held at 19:30 in McMahon Hall, 1145 De Salaberry in Quebec City. Refreshments will be served and parking stubs for Îlot Saint-Patrick will be validated.

1,       On Monday September 19, John O’Connor will offer a second presentation of the members of the Irish and other communities buried in St. Patrick’s Cemetery. Come learn about the men and women who were active in politics, business, law, sports and other fields.

Here is information on other activities in which Irish Heritage Quebec is involved in the coming weeks:

2 ,      On Wednesday September 28, Irish Heritage Quebec and the Catholic Women’s League of Shannon are pleased to sponsor the Comhaltas Echoes of Erin performing group at 19:30 in the Shannon Community Center, 75 Gosford Road, Shannon. Tickets cost $15 and are available at the office. As seating is first come, first served, make sure to buy your tickets early and to arrive early.

3,       VEQ will offer transportation to Shannon by 20-passenger bus leaving from the Jeffrey Hale Hospital at 18:30. Anyone wishing to embark on the bus must reserve a place by contacting Khrystyna Merrithew at 418-683-2366, extension 221. You are requested to do so by Friday September 23.

4,      On Sunday October 2 at 13:30, Irish Heritage Quebec will offer an English-language tour of St. Patrick’s Cemetery during the Journées de la Culture, The tour lasts 75 minutes. Anyone interested in participating is requested to call 418 704-3404 and reserve a place. All Journées de la Culture activities are free of cost for the participants.

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