Hors-Cadre in collaboration with the committee of the Fête nationale du Québec of Brome Lake, calls on artists from Brome Lake who would like to participate in the live painting activity in Coldbrook Park during the festive afternoon of June 24. Contact Isabelle Daval at to reserve your place.


The Acoustic Village (at the Star Café, 61 Lakeside) presents NEeMA with opening acts Jamie Webber, Gotié, Barry Dwyer and Holly Bailey on May 13 at 7 p.m. Reservations: 450-558- 6557 starting May 1. Limited seating.

Musical Entertainment hosted by Dr. Henry Schreiber, a benefit event for Brome-Missisquoi Youth Foundation on Sunday May 28 at 7 p.m. at Theatre Lac Brome. Cost is $15. Featured will be music with a French accent. Pianist Lang Lang will perform one of Chopin’s brilliant Scherzos; excerpts from Ravel’s score for Daphnis and Chloe will feature the Berlin Philharmonic, and the operatic content will offer excerpts from Saint-Saëns’ Samson and Dalila, with principals Shirley Verrett and Placido Domingo.

Pot Pourri Choir Spring Concert on May 6 at 7 p.m. at St. James Anglican Church 19, rue Maple, Stanbridge East and May 7 at 3 p.m. at St. Michael’s in the Glen, 91 Glen Road, West Bolton. An all-Canadian program in recognition of the 150th anniversary of Confederation. Tickets $10 at the door. The beneficiaries are Association Garagona, a camp for people of all ages with mental disabilities and Horizon pour Elle a refuge for abused women and children.

Knowlton Harmony Band will present its spring concert on May 27 at 7:30 p.m. at Knowlton United Church. Donations at the door. Musical selections from the classics and Broadway.