Watch that ball, apple time and more (Valleyfield CLC) – October

Don’t let the Ball Touch the Ground! (September 2nd) The whole school played together outside. Big beach balls were thrown around with the objective to never let them touch the ground. We also danced, and ate popsicles. What a great way to start the school year! Terry Fox Walk (Septem
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Plenty of action going on with the Valley CLC

Ormstown Elementary School Community Garden. Ormstown’s community garden was booming this summer! The lot was located in front of the town pool, which turned out to be a great idea, considering the amount of families using the soccer field nearby. OES’s daycare was in charge of planti
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Huntingdon CLC never stops !

HAECC: Cardio-Actifs is happy to announce the purchase of a new treadmill!  They have purchased a Nordictrack Commercial 1750 for the training room and are in the process of setting up the room for the fall session. The training room & group classes start the week of September 12t
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Exciting news for the Gault CSC !

New CLC coordinator: My name is Brooke and I am the new CLC coordinator at Gault Institute. I have worked throughout the summer to bring back successful previous activities and programs to the students. There are also new adventures we are partaking in this year. Orientation Day: On A
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Chateauguay CLC kept busy all summer !

St.Willibrord Volunteers providing support for reading in French : Again this year, Montérégie West Community Network (MWCN) members, Ms. Pauline Wiedow and Ms. Suzanna Langevin joined by Mr. George Bujold came twice a week to St.Willibrord’s grade 5 classes to help the students with
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Who is Who?

Ms. Langevin’s Grade 8 English classes are studying the novel, ‘SPEAK’, the story of a young girl in trouble. Students were challenged to investigate their own local organizations that offer services in their communities. Two local organizations were found, CALACS and Residence Elle w
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Garden Workshop

Ms. Hache’s Grade 6 class had the privilege to enhance their learning by spending a day in the Horticulture department’s greenhouse @ HAECC. The students learned about seeds, plants, compost and garden maintenance. As part of their science class, they will be tracking and monitoring a
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MWCN is the new name!

The CECN (Chateauguay English Community Network) is now known as the Montérégie West Community Network (MWCN). At the Chateauguay partnership table and annual AGM (Annual General Meeting) in May, the community group officially changed its name and its boundaries to now include the Cha
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Awareness is key!

Aboriginal students from the NEST (Native Education Support Team) program went to St. Willibrord School to teach students about Native culture. Students had the opportunity to participate in story telling with the high school students. NEST students did a great job in implementing Nat
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Community Wednesdays continue to roll!

Another year of Community Wednesdays came to an end at école Gérin-Lajoie in early May. Over 425 people packed into the school to visit the kiosks, have a spaghetti dinner, watch the Irish dancers, learn to plant flowers or take part in one of the many activities. EducaZoo was a huge
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