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Mar
31
Fri
ART EXHIBITION: McClure Gallery Student Exhibition
Mar 31 @ 12:00 – Apr 15 @ 17:00

McClure Gallery students exhibition WestmountMag.caThe McClure Gallery of the Visual Arts Centre, 350 Victoria, presents its Annual Student Exhibition from Friday, March 31 to Saturday, April 15.

Students registered in the winter session of the Centre’s School of Art are invited to exhibit their work. The exhibition includes a variety of media and gives students the opportunity to exhibit in the context of a professional gallery. It’s also a chance to appreciate the great diversity of creative activity that takes place at the Centre.

Vernissage: Thursday, March 30 at 6 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

Apr
9
Sun
Friends of the Library Book Sale
Apr 9 @ 10:00 – 17:00

book sale westmountmag.caOn Saturday, April 8 and Sunday, April 9, the Friends of the Library Book Sale will take place from 10 am to 5 pm at Victoria Hall, 4626 Sherbrooke W. Organized by the Friends of the Westmount Public Library, all proceeds from the sale go towards the purchase of new materials for the Library. Contemporary novels, non-fiction, art and children’s books in prime condition may be left at the Library for the sale.

More information at 514 989-5299.

Image: Phil Roeder via StockPholio.com

Apr
10
Mon
WMA – Monthly General Meeting
Apr 10 @ 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
Apr 10 @ 19:30

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

Apr
11
Tue
WHS Talk: The Perpetual Gardener
Apr 11 @ 19:00

crocus in snow WestmountMag.caOn Tuesday, April 11, from 7 pm to 9 pm, at the Westmount Public Library, 4574 Sherbrooke W, the Westmount Horticultural Society presents guest speaker Liliana Pérodeau.

Using music and photographs, Liliana will lead us on a journey from the snow-covered ground, to the arrival of the first flowers, the fullness of summer’s lushness and to the fall garden.

Doors open 6:30 pm for tea, coffee and homemade cookies.
Entrance: members free, guests $5.
Everyone welcome.
More information at 514 233-2788.

Image: via StockPholio.com

Apr
14
Fri
CONCERT: Crucifixion by John Stainer
Apr 14 @ 19:30

st-mathias church, westmount quebecSt. Matthias’ Anglican Church, 131 Côte St-Antoine, presents Crucifixion by John Stainer on Good Friday, April 14 at 7:30 pm.

The concert will feature tenor David Menzies, baritone Marc Belleau and Mark McDonald on organ, with the St. Matthias Choir directed by Scott Bradford.

St. Matthias’ Anglican Church is at the corner of Côte St-Antoine and Metcalfe, one block North of Sherbrooke, and is accessible by busses 24, 104 or 138 from either Atwater or Vendôme Metro Stations.

Admission is a freewill offering.
Information at st-mathias.ca

Image: St. Matthias’ Anglican Church / Westmount Historical Association

Apr
17
Mon
Montreal Camera Club
Apr 17 @ 19:30

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

Apr
19
Wed
National Canadian Film Day 150
Apr 19 @ 13:00 – 14:00

national canadian film day WestmountMag.caWestmount is proud to participate in National Canadian Film Day 150 (NCFD 150) with a screening of the film Mambo Italiano on Wednesday, April 19 at 1 pm in Victoria Hall, 4626 Sherbrooke W.

National Canadian Film Day 150 (NCFD 150) is a massive one-day celebration of Canadian cinema in honour of our nation’s sesquicentennial. On April 19, 2017, great Canadian movies will be available on air, online and on foot at over 1,700 screenings in cinemas, libraries, public squares and anywhere you can show a film. With free events happening across every province and territory, NCFD 150 – a Canada 150 Signature Project – promises to be the largest film festival in the world. Ever.

Free admission – tickets required (available at Victoria Hall and the Library).
More information at 514 989-5226.
canadianfilmday.ca

Apr
20
Thu
WHA Talk – Women Volunteers in Westmount during World War II
Apr 20 @ 19:00

Westmount Historical Association logo WestmountMag.caOn Thursday, April 20, 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 speakers Sandra Stock, QAHN and WHA member, and Doreen Lindsay, Past President of WHA.

In 2015, the Quebec Anglophone Heritage Network (QAHN) sponsored an exhibition on the contribution of housewives to the war effort during World War II. Sandra Stock, from QAHN, will describe the project as a whole, while Doreen Lindsay of the WHA will tell the stories of three Westmount women she interviewed for the project.

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

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.

Climate Café at Westmount Park United Church
Apr 21 @ 19:00

dawson gardens WestmountMag.caOn Friday, April 21, from 7 pm to 9 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 Dawson College Living Campus. Learn about its great green projects that include rooftop gardesns, ponds, butterflies and bees. The presentation will be followed by a question period.

Entrance is free. Cash-bar with snacks (please bring cash, no cards accepted).
For more information contact Shelagh McNally at 514 937-1146 or go to westmountparkuc.org

Image: courtesy of Dawson College

Apr
22
Sat
WHC Smart Living Day – Health, Safety, and Prevention
Apr 22 @ 11:00 – 15:30

healthy city project logo WestmountMag.caOn Saturday, April 22 from 11 am to 3:30 pm at Victoria Hall, 4626 Sherbrooke W, over 23 exhibitors will present Smart Living Day with expert advice on health, technology, security, green living and more – everything you need to help you live better and smarter. Presented by the Westmount Healthy City Project.

Free admission.
More information at 514 989-5226

CONCERT: Orpheus Singers – A Canadian Choral Tapestry
Apr 22 @ 19:30

orpheus singersOn Saturday, April 22 at 7:30 pm at the Church of St. John the Evangelist (“The Redroof Church”), 137 President-Kennedy, Montreal (Metro Place-des-Arts, 80 bus), the Orpheus Singers present A Canadian Choral Tapestry: Discovering Canada’s rich and diverse musical heritage.

To commemorate the 375th anniversary of the founding of Montreal and the 150th anniversary of the birth of our country, discover the rich and diverse musical heritage this country offers, with music by Canadian composers. With works by Karen Young, David Scott Lytle, Claude Vivier, Gabriel Cusson, Lionel Daunais, Healey Willan & Sydney Perceval.

Adults: $20 – Seniors and students: $15
More information at 514-693-1634 or orpheusmontreal@gmail.com

Image: courtesy of the Orpheus Singers

Apr
24
Mon
Montreal Camera Club
Apr 24 @ 19:30

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

Apr
27
Thu
HCP-MUHC Lecture Series: Innovation, Technology & Medicine
Apr 27 @ 19:00

MUHC Glen Campus WestmountMag.caOn Thursday, April 27 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 Innovation, Technology & Medicine, the second in their 3-part joint venture Spring lecture series.

Penny Chipman, Manager of Oncology Research at the Centre for Innovative Medicine at the MUHC’s Research Institute, will describe how participating in a clinical trial can offer patients the opportunity to be treated with novel, state-of-the art therapies and how, with the new equipment available to the research community and patients, diagnoses and treatments can be discovered and treated faster.

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

Apr
29
Sat
BENEFIT CONCERT: Sweet Familiar Sounds
Apr 29 @ 14:00

A Benefit Concert for St-Margaret’s Day Center will take place Saturday, April 29 at 2 pm at Westmount Park United Church, 4695 de Maisonneuve.

General admission: $ 25. Donations appreciated.
For more information contact Linda Lemay at 514 932-3630 ext. 3051 or Elizabeth Mourelatos at 514 932-3630 ext. 3047.

Image: courtesy of Westmount Park United Church

Apr
30
Sun
Lac-Mégantic: Life Loss Legacy
Apr 30 @ 19:00

lac megantic train disaster WestmountMag.caOn Sunday, April 30 at 7 pm, an evening on the theme of Lac-Mégantic: Life Loss Legacy will take place at the Atwater Library, 1200 Atwater. Featuring Donald Winkler (Forty-seven Stations for a Ravaged Town); George Elliott Clarke, Canada’s Poet Laureate; a presentation by Bruce Campbell, Lac-Mégantic: Public Betrayal, Corporate Negligence, Justice Denied; a photo exhibition by Michel Huneault, The Long Night of Megantic; and more. With support from the Union of Canadian Transport Employees.

For more information contact Jack Locke at 514 484-0254.

Image: courtesy of the Sureté du Québec

May
1
Mon
Montreal Camera Club
May 1 @ 19:30

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

Westmount Council Meeting
May 1 @ 20:00

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

Everyone is welcome.

May
8
Mon
WMA – Monthly General Meeting
May 8 @ 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
May 8 @ 19:30

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

May
14
Sun
Let’s Talk Opera!
May 14 @ 10:30

Opéra de Montréal logo WestmountMag.ca

On Sunday, March 5 at 10:30 am, the second in a 3-part series of opera talks will take place at Victoria Hall, 4626 Sherbrooke W.

Opéra de Montréal is proud to offer opera lovers or newcomers a brand new series of in-depth discussion on each opera of the season right before the premiere. Plot, music, voices, cultural context, composer, style… everything you ever wanted to know to better prepare you to attend the performance, with musicologist Pierre Vachon (Ph.D.), a pianist and a singer. Duration: 90 minutes with coffee break.

March 5: Another Brick In The Wall – L’opéra
May 14: La bohème

Presented in English by L’Opéra de Montréal.
For more more information, and to RSVP, please visit their website.

 

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
22
Mon
Montreal Camera Club
May 22 @ 19:30

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

May
29
Mon
Montreal Camera Club
May 29 @ 19:30

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