Youth ball clinic in Shawville Tuesday night
Article published on 16 May 2022
logo imprimer
Noter cet article :
0 vote

Local youth looking to sharpen up their softball skills before the start of the season will have the chance to attend a clinic tomorrow night (May 17) at 6:30 p.m. at Elwood Dale Park in Shawville.

Jeff Ireland, the President of the Quyon Sports and Recreation Association and one of the organizers of the clinic, explained that the event is free and open to any children aged 7 to 17 registered for either the Shawville or Quyon ball leagues. He added that there is still time to register for the summer leagues of both organizations. He asked that families register their children in advance so that they have an idea of the numbers for each age group (the link to the Facebook event page is available here).

Another clinic was held in Quyon on May 10, and Ireland said that it was a resounding success, with more than 70 kids from both associations in attendance. Ireland thanked all his fellow organizers that made the first clinic a success.

The full interview with Ireland is available here.

Les Nouvelles du Pontiac

Équipiste project celebrates successful third year

23 June 2022

Local high school students from Ecole secondaire sieur de coulonge taking part in the Équipiste project held a press conference yesterday to announce a successful third year. Lisa Boisvert, the youth project manager for the Pontiac Carrefour jeunesse-emploi (CJE), explained that they have been (...)

lire la suite

St-Jean Baptiste celebrations return to L'Île-du-Grand-Calumet Saturday

22 June 2022

L'Île-du-Grand-Calumet will mark Quebec's Fête nationale this Saturday June 25 at the Centre des Loisirs, located at 138 chemin des Outaouais. Activities available will include children's programming, bingo and performances from local musicians. One of the organizers, Tyler La Salle, invited the (...)

lire la suite

2nd posting to fill the position of Director of Economic Development at the MRC Pontiac

22 June 2022

For the second time, the MRC Pontiac has posted the offer to fill the position of director of economic development left vacant since the departure of Cyndy Phillips, who left the post on May 27. Job posting by the MRC Are you looking for new challenges? Are you looking for a dynamic team (...)

lire la suite

The launch of a new podcast series from CHIP 101.9

22 June 2022

CHIP 101.9 is launching a new podcast intended to allow listeners to take an overview of certain current affairs, mainly in the Pontiac. Éric O'Brien, native of Litchfield, who has held several radio positions, was given the mandate to produce this series. He gave an overview of this series of (...)

lire la suite

StatsRadio releases study on community radio in Quebec

22 June 2022

Coming out of the pandemic, Quebec's association of community radio stations, known by their French acronym ARCQ, commissioned a survey to compare audience perceptions of community radio stations, compared to commercial radio and online streaming services such as Spotify. CHIP 101.9 spoke with (...)

lire la suite

Investiture of André Fortin to take place Saturday

22 June 2022

This past Thursday (June 16), Quebec Solidaire officially nominated their candidate for the Pontiac riding for the upcoming election, Mike Owen Sebagenzi. Coming up this Saturday (June 25), Pontiac MNA André Fortin will be formally invested as the candidate for the Quebec Liberal Party. The (...)

lire la suite


Advertising