Friday, September 30th, Town of Mansonville
10 am — Proclamation of Culture Days and of Heritage Day, at the Town Hall, by the President of the Culture and Heritage Committee, Mrs. Diane Rypinski Marcoux.
Presentation by Hans Walser of the Draft Policy on Heritage, followed by an open forum
11:30 am — Municipal Library, retrospective on the works of Jean Cookson, artist
Morning and afternoon —Reilly House, exhibition, Potton,a farming community
3 pm — Heritage Walking tour in the Village with Gérard Leduc
Round Barn, Reilly House. Meet at Place Manson.
4 pm — Community supper, Place Manson, organized by Potton Heritage Association
Saturday, October 1st, Owl’s Head and Mansonville
10 am — Autumnfest and exhibition of heritage photos, landscape and built heritage of Potton. Visit to the Masonic Lodge with Jacques Thouin. Meet at the APPHA booth.
Noon til 2pm — Musical presentation : Harmonie de l’Estrie.
9 am to 4 pm – Reilly House, exhibition Potton, a farming community
10 am to noon — Municipal Library, retrospective on works of Jean Cookson, Artist
noon to 3 pm – Guided visit to the Round Barn with Denis Lamontagne
4 pm — Tea Time in the Church with Marie-Paule Villeneuve, author and journalist
8 pm —Recital by Karen Muzerall and her guest, Hélène Gaudreau, in the Anglican Church. Tickets : $20
Sunday, October 2, Owl’s Head and in Mansonville
10 am — Autumnfest and exhibition of photos of built heritage and landscapes of Potton. Guided visit to the Indian Rock with Gérard Leduc. Meet in front of Jewett store.
Noon to 2 pm — Musical presentation : The Lac Brome Harmony Band.
9 am to 4 pm — Reilly House, exhibition Potton, a farming community
10 am to Noon — Municipal Library, retrospective on works of Jean Cookson, Artist
noon to 3 pm — Guided visit to the Round Barn with Denis Lamontagne
2 pm to 4 pm —Poetry, prose and jazz with Jazz Heads, in the Town Hall
4 pm — Cinéma Potton presents Les Bons Débarras, a Francis Mankiewicz film produced in 1980. Directed by Réjean Ducharme, photography by Michel Breault. Featuring Charlotte Laurier and Marie Tifo. Free admission
6:30 pm — Presentation of the Culture and Heritage Prize honouring the Pierre Giroux family – complimentary wine Closing of Culture Days by the Mayor of Potton, Jacques Marcoux