Event Calendar, Category Education
March 17, 2018 @ 12:00 AM
At this four-week “Words Festival” meet authors, participate in games, take the dictation challenge, all in celebration of words from the French language. All events take place at the community college in Bathurst. Information: 506-547-2184 or festivaldesmots.org.
February 18, 2018 @ 12:00 AM
On the Burin Penninsula, the small town of St. Lawrence will host commemorative services to honour 203 victims of the sinking of two American ships. In 1942, the USS Truxtun and the USS Pollux went down off this coast in bad weather. Services include an address by the mayor, the laying of wreaths, the singing of anthems and prayers. Information: 709-873-2222 or townofstlawrence.com.