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Udistik Orkestra presents the Oud

The oud, great, great, great grandparent of the modern guitar, has a unique timbre and range, and its origins go back some 4,000 years to ancient Mesopotamia.

Documentary producer David Gutnick pens story of wisdom and love
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Documentary producer David Gutnick pens story of wisdom and love

A noteworthy publishing event is happening this month, the launch of a slim book, ostensibly for children,  titled Mr. Mergler, Beethoven, and Me. It tells us a lot about a meaningful life lived, and even more about the author, CBC radio documentary producer David Gutnick. It’s the story, beautifully illustrated […]

Our mother found a new home and eased my retirement blues
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Our mother found a new home and eased my retirement blues

My mother-in-law, Ruth, has turned 100.

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Weekly lunches at SouthWest Mission

Starting in March, lunches that have been offered every second Wednesday will become a weekly event.

Three West Island seniors are looking for companionship
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Three West Island seniors are looking for companionship

A pleasant gentleman in his 80’s who resides in the Pierrefonds area would love to spend some time with a male volunteer who can accompany him on social outings for a tea or to enjoy conversation outside of his home. He is very easy to talk to and will surely […]

For the love of volunteering tea party
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For the love of volunteering tea party

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Your food, my food, this is super food in NDG!

Whether you’re a vegetarian, a vegan or wonder what it’s all about, we highly recommend two new restaurants featuring this healthy and delicious way of eating, both in NDG, but different as day and night. One thing they do share, beyond being vegetarian, is quality. Food de Toi at 5999 […]

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Lakeshore Players Dorval presents Calendar Girls

Calendar Girls, based on the Miramax motion picture by Juliette Towhidi and Tim Firth, will be presented from February 8-17.

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Montreal-area retirement homes win awards of excellence

One award, for the Most Outstanding Vertical Retirement Living Project, went to the Sélection Panorama Prestige complex in the Sainte-Dorothée district of Laval.

Generations: Thank you donors and volunteers!
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Generations: Thank you donors and volunteers!

We would be hard-pressed to feed 8500 children in the Montreal area every day without the special people who help us.