Past Programme (2012-2013)

   All events are on Tuesdays at 1:30 p.m. sharp, unless otherwise specified.Musée McCord Museum
609 Sherbrooke Street West
Théâtre J. Armand Bombardier

Oct. 9 Nathalie Cooke, Ph.D, Associate Provost and Professor of English, McGill University

“Cooks of Note: How Did a Few Women Influence Canadian Food Tastes So Profoundly?”

Oct. 16 Shelia Caplan, B.O.T. Potter.

“Finding My Way with Clay”

Oct. 23 Lynda Schneider Granatstein, M.Ed. Professional mixed media artist, lecturer, and mixed media workshop teacher.

“Paintings of the Chez Doris Calendar and Recent Work.”

Oct. 30 Members’ Day

Tania Shamy, Ph.D. Artist and independent scholar.

“Porcelain and Diplomacy: The Dessert Service of Catherine the Great”

 2:30-3:30 Meet-and-greet celebration with refreshments: New members are introduced. R.S.V.P. Shirley (514) 737-7268

Nov. 6 Qian Li, violin, Philip Gunterman, viola, and Jacob Wald, cello. Students in the Marianopolis College Professional Music Program.

“Mozart: Divertimento, E Flat Major K.563″

Nov. 13 Charmaine Nelson, Ph.D. Associate Professor of Art History and Communication Studies, McGill University

“African Resistance and the Creolization of Muisic in 19th C. Quebec.”

Nov. 20 Loran, Artist Painter.

“Freedom of an Autodidact Abstract Expressionist”

Nov. 30  Holiday Luncheon,  noon atFuschia, Lasalle College’s School of Hotel Management, 2000 Ste. Catherine W.

Tickets required in advance.

R.S.V.P. Shirley 514.737.7268 or

Guest Fee (lectures/concerts):  $10.00

**  2013  **

 Mar. 5

1:00 pm Annual Business Meeting   1:30 pm Joanna Nash, M.Ed. Visual artist and art educator.

“Brushes, Swords and Coloured Mud”

Mar. 12 Tess Fragoulis, M.A. Writer, Lecturer, English, Concordia University and Marianopolis College

“The Goodtime Girl: Music and War in 1920s Greece.”*

*adult content

Mar. 19 Lara Deutsch, M.Mus. Candidate, Schulich School of Music, McGill University, Flutist, and Philip Chiu, ARCT, PDip., Pianist

“Flute through the Eras: From Baroque to Contemporary.”

Apr. 2 Michael Climan, M.S. Clinical Psychologist; Professor, Psychology, Marianopolis College

“To See What Others Could Not.”

April 4-8

Annual Juried Art Show and Sale

Expostition et Vente Annuelle


1307 Ste. Catherine St. W.

Free to the public during store hours.

Vernissage: Thur. April 4, 6-8 p.m.

Guest of Honour:

Monique Polak, Author; Professor, English and Humanities, Marianopolis College; Marianopolis Alumna

Artist Demonstrations, Author Readings and Recitals

A portion of the proceeds to support students in Creative Writing at Marianopolis College.

Apr. 9 Stewart Fletcher, B.F.A. Visual Artist 

“Magic, Mystery and the Muse.”*

*adult content

Apr. 16 Kim Vergil, B.F.A. Artist

“Organic Structures in the Garden.”

Apr. 23

1:00 pm Annual General Meeting     1:30 pm Kristan Toczko, M.Mus., PDip. Candidate, Schulich School of Music, McGill University, Harpist

“Harp Impressions.”