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Apr
21
Fri
ART EXHIBITION – City of Westmount employees
Apr 21 @ 10:00 – May 18 @ 19:00

gallery at victoria hallThe Gallery at Victoria Hall, 4626 Sherbrooke W, presents the works of the City of Westmount employees from Friday, April 21 to Thursday, May 18.

Vernissage: Friday, April 21, from noon to 2 pm.
Gallery hours – Monday to Friday: 10 am to 9 pm; Saturday: 10 am to 5 pm.

More information at 514 989-5521.

Apr
28
Fri
ART EXHIBITION: Frédérique Ulman-Gagné at the McClure
Apr 28 @ 12:00 – May 20 @ 17:00

Frederique Ulman-GagneThe McClure Gallery of the Visual Arts Centre, 350 Victoria, presents Les choses, featuring the recent works of Frédérique Ulman-Gagné.

For the exhibition Les Choses, the gallery will be taken over by large-scale paintings that open up a dialogue with the exhibition. Les Choses will be comprised of visual scenes without characters and stories. Instead, the scenes focus on the vitality of seemingly endless colours and abstract forms.

Vernissage: Thursday, April 27 at 6 pm
Exhibition: April 28 to May 20
Artist’s Talk: Thursday, May 4 at 7 pm
Gallery Hours: Tuesday to Friday, noon to 6 pm; Saturday, noon to 5 pm

More information at 514 488-9558 or go to visualartscentre

May
15
Mon
Montreal Camera Club
May 15 @ 19:30

The Montreal Camera Club meets every Monday at Westmount Park Church. Everyone is welcome.

May
17
Wed
AUTHOR LECTURE: Mary Walsh
May 17 @ 19:00

Mary Walsh WestmountMag.caOn Wednesday, May 17 at 7 pm in Victoria Hall, 4626 Sherbrooke W, writer, actress, and comedian Mary Walsh will discuss her book Crying for the Moon with host Anne Lagacé Dowson. In collaboration with Paragraphe Bookstore.

Free tickets available at Victoria Hall and the Library.
More information at 514 989-5226

May
18
Thu
Perennial Plant Exchange and Sale
May 18 @ 16:30 – 19:30

seedlings westmountmag.caOn Thursday, May 18 in Westmount Park near the Westmount Public Library. Exchange your perennials for something new!

4:30 to 6 pm – Plant drop-off and voucher distribution
6 pm to 6:30 pm – Exchange
6:30 to 7:30 pm – Sale open to all. Plants may be purchased for $2 each.

Compost available – please bring a container.
More information at 514 989-5226.
Read the article This Spring plant something new!

Image: peganum via StockPholio.net

WHA TALK: T.C. Bulmer, a ‘Father’ of Westmount
May 18 @ 19:00

Westmount Historical Association logo WestmountMag.caOn Thursday, May 18, from 7 pm to 9 pm at the Westmount Public Library, 4574 Sherbrooke W, the Westmount Historical Association presents, as part of its Winter/Spring 2017 Lecture Series, guest speaker Mika Goodfriend, photographer.

Stationer, city councillor, real-estate developer: by 1888, Thomas Campbell Bulmer was the largest land owner in Westmount. With his sons, he built 44 homes, of which 27 remain today. Mika Goodfriend will explore Bulmer’s life through interviews with his descendants, current owners of his homes, and archival research – uncovering a rich history of one of the most important, yet largely forgotten, figures who shaped our city.

Doors open at 6:30 pm.
Free for members and $5 for non members.
Additional information at info@westmounthistorical.org

May
19
Fri
Climate Café at Westmount Park United Church
May 19 @ 17:30

On Friday, May 19 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm, the public is invited to attend a Climate Café at Westmount Park United Church, 4695 Maisonneuve W. The Climate Café is a non-religious event open to everyone, organized by Westmount Park United Church as part of its Faith in Nature Centre, a community committed to building lasting relationship and partnerships for the well-being of the environment. Come to meet the growing number of neighbours who are concerned and want to make a difference!

This month the topic is the Canadian Wildlife Federation’s Giant Migration Map, a giant migration-themed floor map (10.7 m by 7.9 m), created in partnership with Canadian Geographic. Kick off your shoes to trace migration paths and get engaged with migration-related activities. Fun for the whole family!

Entrance is free. Cash-bar with snacks (please bring cash, no cards accepted).

And on Sunday, May 21 at 3 pm the public is invited to join in on an appreciation of the Canada 150th celebration Tulip Garden planted last fall. There will be a visiting school choir, the Pioneer Singers, supported by local Beavers and Cubs.

For more information contact Shelagh McNally at 514 937-1146 or go to westmountparkuc.org

Image: courtesy of Westmount Park United Church

May
22
Mon
Montreal Camera Club
May 22 @ 19:30

The Montreal Camera Club meets every Monday at Westmount Park Church. Everyone is welcome.

May
23
Tue
LECTURE: Women’s Canadian Club of Montreal – Jane McGaughey
May 23 @ 12:30

microphone westmountmag.caOn Tuesday, May 23 at 12:30 pm, at Victoria Hall, 4626 Sherbrooke W, The Women’s Canadian Club of Montreal presents The Irish in Montreal with Jane McGaughey, PhD, Assistant Professor of Diaspora Studies at Concordia University.

A sandwich lunch is served at cost with tea/coffee from 11:45 am to 12:15 pm
Women’s Canadian Club of Montreal members free.
Annual membership $50, individual lecture $10.

A question and answer period will follow the presentation.
For more information contact Carolyn Roper (Publicity) at 514 932-4005 or Pamela Brydges (President) at 514 488-7891.

Image: theilr via StockPholio.com

May
26
Fri
ART EXHIBITION: Brown’s Hill at the McClure
May 26 @ 12:00 – Jun 17 @ 17:00

Brown’s Hill McClure Gallery - WestmountMag.caThe McClure Gallery of the Visual Arts Centre, 350 Victoria, presents Brown’s Hill, featuring the works of five artists.

In the Eastern Township of Stanstead, is an undulating gravel road, “Browns Hill”. Moving through endlessly rolling valleys, receding to a distant range of mountains and sky, Brown’s Hill is the site of inspiration for this exhibition. Five artists were invited to interpret this evocative ‘paysage’: Sara Colby, Renée Duval, Holly King, Peter Krausz and Song Nan Zhang.

Vernissage: Thursday, May 25 at 6 pm
Exhibition: Friday, May 26 to Saturday, June 17
Gallery Hours: Tuesday to Friday, noon to 6 pm; Saturday, noon to 5 pm
More information at 514 488-9558 or go to visualartscentre

PLAY: Dramatis Personae presents The Birds
May 26 @ 19:30

The Birds Aristophanes WestmountMag.caDramatis Personae, Westmount’s community theatre group, presents The Birds by Aristophanes, an ancient Greek comedy very relevant to today’s political situation, at Victoria Hall, 4626 Sherbrooke W. Directed by Christopher Moore.

Schedule:
Friday, May 26 at 7:30 pm
Saturday, May 27 at 7:30 pm
Sunday, May 28 at 2 pm
Monday, May 29 at 8 pm

Reservations at theatrewestmount.com or 514 484-2016.
Suggested donation $10.

Image: courtesy Dramatis Personae

May
27
Sat
Westmount Family Day
May 27 @ 10:00

On Saturday, May 27 starting at 10 am in Westmount Park, it’s Westmount Family Day!

For 42 years, there’s been no better way to start off your summer in Westmount. Bring your children and grandchildren and enjoy activities and games throughout the day. Come meet your neighbours and community groups. Don’t forget to share your photos on Instagram with #westmountfamily.

A variety of foods and refreshments may be purchased throughout the day – organized by Café Mouton Noir, Girl Guides and Venturer Scouts.

Consult the flyer for the schedule.
More information at 514 989-5353.

Image: Patricia Dumais

PLAY: Dramatis Personae presents The Birds
May 27 @ 19:30

The Birds Aristophanes WestmountMag.caDramatis Personae, Westmount’s community theatre group, presents The Birds by Aristophanes, an ancient Greek comedy very relevant to today’s political situation, at Victoria Hall, 4626 Sherbrooke W. Directed by Christopher Moore.

Schedule:
Friday, May 26 at 7:30 pm
Saturday, May 27 at 7:30 pm
Sunday, May 28 at 2 pm
Monday, May 29 at 8 pm

Reservations at theatrewestmount.com or 514 484-2016.
Suggested donation $10.

Image: courtesy Dramatis Personae

May
28
Sun
PLAY: Dramatis Personae presents The Birds
May 28 @ 14:00

The Birds Aristophanes WestmountMag.caDramatis Personae, Westmount’s community theatre group, presents The Birds by Aristophanes, an ancient Greek comedy very relevant to today’s political situation, at Victoria Hall, 4626 Sherbrooke W. Directed by Christopher Moore.

Schedule:
Friday, May 26 at 7:30 pm
Saturday, May 27 at 7:30 pm
Sunday, May 28 at 2 pm
Monday, May 29 at 8 pm

Reservations at theatrewestmount.com or 514 484-2016.
Suggested donation $10.

Image: courtesy Dramatis Personae

CONCERT: Festival Classica presents ‘B’ Les Rugissants
May 28 @ 15:30

Festival Classica B Les Rugissants WestmountMag.caOn Sunday, May 28 at 3:30 pm in Victoria Hall, 4626 Sherbrooke W, Festival Classica presents ‘B’ Les Rugissants.

Founded in 2011, Festival Classica is dedicated to creating a public space that fosters encounters between classical music, artists and the population.

‘B’ Les Rugissants – A concert that’s obsessed with the letter B! Born in Israel and Mesopotamia, the second in a large family of 26 and formerly known as BET, meaning “house” or the number 2, this consonant is the focus of a journey through the ages. Deftly guided by conductor Xavier Brossard-Ménard and Les Rugissants, this light-hearted tour features works by Bach, Barber, Bizet, Beatles, Björk, Berio and Byrd.

Tickets are $32, available online at festivalclassica.com
More information at 514 989-5226.

May
29
Mon
MEETING: NDG-Westmount Comité de bon voisinage
May 29 @ 19:00

Turcot exchange westmountmag.caThe next meeting of the NDG-Westmount Comité de bon voisinage will be held Monday, May 29 from 7 pm to 9 pm, at Westmount City Hall, 4333 Sherbrooke W.

In order to continue the dialogue initiated by the McGill University Health Center (MUHC), the Department of Transportation, Sustainable Mobility and Transportation Electrification (MTQ) has set up a Comité de bon voisinage (good neighbour committee) in Notre-Dame-of-Grâce/Westmount.

All citizens concerned by the current Turcot reconstruction project are urged to attend.

Image: Chicoutimi – Own work, CC0, commons.wikimedia.org

Montreal Camera Club
May 29 @ 19:30

The Montreal Camera Club meets every Monday at Westmount Park Church. Everyone is welcome.

PLAY: Dramatis Personae presents The Birds
May 29 @ 20:00

The Birds Aristophanes WestmountMag.caDramatis Personae, Westmount’s community theatre group, presents The Birds by Aristophanes, an ancient Greek comedy very relevant to today’s political situation, at Victoria Hall, 4626 Sherbrooke W. Directed by Christopher Moore.

Schedule:
Friday, May 26 at 7:30 pm
Saturday, May 27 at 7:30 pm
Sunday, May 28 at 2 pm
Monday, May 29 at 8 pm

Reservations at theatrewestmount.com or 514 484-2016.
Suggested donation $10.

Image: courtesy Dramatis Personae

May
30
Tue
HCP-MUHC Lecture Series: Patient Education in the 21st Century
May 30 @ 19:00

MUHC Glen Campus WestmountMag.caOn Tuesday, May 30 at 7 pm in the Westmount Room of the Westmount Public Library, 4574 Sherbrooke W, the Westmount Healthy City Project and the MUHC Foundation will present Patient Education in the 21st Century, the last in their 3-part joint venture Spring lecture series, with Doctors David Fleiszer and Nancy Posel.

The presentation will focus on the current role of patient education and its impact on patient and family engagement and perceptions. “While healthcare today can be more challenging for both clinicians and patients, there are also more opportunities for partnerships and for a shared mandate for health promotion and disease prevention.”

The two are Co-Directors of the Patient Education Office at the MUHC, as well as Co-Directors of the McGill Molson Medical Informatics Project, and both teach in the Faculty of Medicine at McGill University.

Free and open to all. Register at muhcfoundation.com/whc or at 514 843-1543.
Read the article WHC/MUHC Lecture Series Invitation.

Image: oknidius via StockPholio.net

Jun
3
Sat
CONCERT: My Canada – Singing the Soul of a Country
Jun 3 @ 19:00
n honour of Canada’s 150th birthday celebration. This musical tribute to Canada is not to be missed!

Free tickets available at the Library and Victoria Hall.

More information at 514 989-5226.

Image: courtesy Barbara Lewis

Jun
5
Mon
Montreal Camera Club
Jun 5 @ 19:30

The Montreal Camera Club meets every Monday at Westmount Park Church. Everyone is welcome.

Westmount Council Meeting
Jun 5 @ 20:00

Westmount Council sessions generally take place the first Monday of the month at City Hall, 4333 Sherbrooke W.

Everyone is welcome.

Jun
12
Mon
WMA – Monthly General Meeting
Jun 12 @ 19:00

The Westmount Municipal Association is an independent, non-partisan volunteer organization devoted to promoting good, responsive local government. Board meetings are held every second Monday of the month (unless otherwise specified) and are open to all.
Meetings are open to all Westmount citizens.

Montreal Camera Club
Jun 12 @ 19:30

The Montreal Camera Club meets every Monday at Westmount Park Church. Everyone is welcome.

Jun
19
Mon
Montreal Camera Club
Jun 19 @ 19:30

The Montreal Camera Club meets every Monday at Westmount Park Church. Everyone is welcome.