Discover our Historical and Natural Heritage
[Last update: June 19, 2019]
Saturday, June 15th | 1 pm
Excursion to the Fullerton Pond. Distance: 3 km on Fullerton Road which is relatively flat terrain. Information will be given on the timber trade industry circa 19th century. Meet at the Missisquoi -Nord, André-Gagnon Park. Car pooling will be necessary.
Permission pass to have access to the Appalachian Corridor trails is mandatory. It may be obtained at the tourist office located at 291 rue Principale (former CIBC Bank) with identification proof of residency. Non-Potton residents have to pay $5. It is open from 9 am to 5 pm, 7 days a week.
Following the event, there will be a BBQ at Carol’s place, 52, Hilmar-Krausser. Cost $10 ; bring your own beverage. Reservations: Carol 450-292-4844, before June 1st 2019.
Saturday, August 10th | Spirit of Potton Festival
Visit our booth at Place Manson. Vote for the 2019 Photography Contest | Celebrate Owl’s Head. Submit a photo. Deadline: August 2nd.
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Wednesday, August 14 th | 10 am | Activity canceled, postponed to a later date Visit to the ancestral home Maison Merry of the Merry family at 708, rue Principal West in Magog.
Sunday, September 1 st | 1 pm
Enjoy camaraderie at the Vale Perkins wharf while enjoying the natural beauty of Lake Memphremagog. Seasonal corn will be offered. Bring a dish and your beverage. Reservations: Janine 450-292-3780.
Saturday, September 28 th | 2 pm
Visit to the Jone Site in Vale Perkins, located near Peabody Road and Lake Road. See the Potton Indian Rock, the falls and the Jone Cemetery. Sandra Jewett will tell us about the families buried in the cemetery. Meet and parking spaces on Peabody Road, immediately near Lake Road.
Following the event, lunch at Carol’s place 52, Hilmar-Krausser Road. Bring a dish and your beverage. Reservations: Carol 450-292-4844.
Excursions are free of charge to Association members. $5 is required from non-members.
For additional information, please contact:
- Carol Bishop 450-292-4844
- Janine Sourdif 450-292-3780
- Please inquire about a date change should rain be expected on the activity day.