Heritage Lower Saint Lawrence

JOB OFFER library coordinator

07 Oct: Job Offer: Library Coordinator

In collaboration with the Heritage Lower Saint Lawrence team and under the authority of the Assistant Director, Culture & Heritage, the person sought will plan, coordinate and develop the services of the two (2) HLSL public libraries:  the bilingual Métis-sur-Mer library AND the English-language Rimouski library. 

VOH inauguration

05 Oct: Vessel of Hope Inauguration

Heritage Lower Saint Lawrence (HLSL) is pleased to inaugurate the collective container mural “Vessel of Hope” at Metis Beach school, a public work of art that celebrates the resilience of our community. With a grant from Canadian Heritage and contributions from its partners, this project took place between April and October 2021, with several community workshops involving many volunteers and participants. 

Free health videoconference (3)

01 Oct: Understanding Dementia

During this presentation, Dr. Serge Gauthier will explain the signs and symptoms of dementia as well as how clinicians make a diagnosis. Claire Webster will share practical advice on how to care for a person living with dementia as well as important considerations to ensure the safety and well-being of both the individual as well as the care partner.
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virtual tea time

01 Oct: Fall Virtual Tea Time

The Heritage team is pleased to continue offering virtual biweekly Tea Time gatherings this Fall! We will also be offering Special Theme Tea Times like we did for Christmas Traditions, Collecting and Saving Seeds, and WW2 and the Lower St. Lawrence. We invite all our participants to suggest themes of interest for upcoming gatherings.

HLSL RE-OPENING

29 Sep: Library reopening to the public

Please note that the Métis-sur-Mer library will reopen to the public starting on Wednesday, October 6, 2021 You will be able to access the books and browse through the collection  every Wednesdays and Fridays from 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m.

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23 Sep: Virtual Game Nights are back!

Our Virtual Game Nights are back and will be held once a month. Please join us in our innovative game nights where board game lovers and new players come together using the virtual platform. Looking forward to seeing you online and please invite your friend to join in the fun.

CHEP Medical emergencies in seniors

26 Aug: Medical Emergencies in Seniors

Knowledge is power, and the more we know, the quicker and better we can act. Join us to learn about the most common medical emergencies that seniors and caregivers may face and how to handle them.