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Archeology at Maison Merry

From March 6th to 10th at 2:00 p.m. and 3:30 p.m., Maison Merry de Magog presents the activity These Secrets Under the Earth, which invites the whole family to discover the world of archeology. The site, which has been the subject of three archaeological excavations that have uncovered 4,000-year-old artifacts, outlines its activities as follows: “Search for artifacts, place them on a timeline, reconstruct native vases and browse our exhibits to find clues.” ! A treasure hunt that will give you a wonderful time with your family!”

Regular admission to the museum: $10 for adults, $8.50 for seniors, $7 for students and free for children under 5. Voluntary contribution for Magog residents.

The Museum of Nature and Science is active

In addition to the usual exhibitions, MNs2 has no shortage of selection throughout the week. Reservations are strongly recommended for all activities. These are included in the museum's usual price, with the exception of the visit to Bishop's University on March 9th.

Interactive show The great discoveries

On Sunday, March 3, at 10:30 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., this interactive show promises demonstrations on chemistry, electricity, air and light!


Scientific hodgepodge

On Monday, March 4th, from 1:00 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. everyone is warmly invited to talk to those interested in astronomy, physics, mathematics, geology and biology.

Fire and ice show

According to MNS2, you can attend “fiery” science demonstrations on Tuesday, March 5 at 9:45 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:15 p.m.

Falcon Educ

On Wednesday March 6th at 9:45 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:15 p.m. MNS2 offers interest in the world of birds of prey, their characteristics, their role in the environment and the differences between birds of prey nocturnal and diurnal.

Marie Curie in floral slippers

On Thursday, March 7, at 9:45 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:15 p.m., the funniest moments in the discovery of the connection between atoms and energy will be revealed in a mix of humor, storytelling and experiments.

Spot the robot dog

Friday, March 8 at 10 a.m., 11:15 a.m., 1 p.m. and 2:15 p.m. Spot, the robot dog that automates routine and repetitive tasks, is ready to meet young people.

Visit to Bishop's Human Kinetics Laboratory

Saturday, March 9th, from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. Limited places.

Reservations required, $10 per person.

Activities are planned for the spring break at the AstroLab in Mont-Mégantic.

White Week in Mont Mégantic National Park

Access to the park is free for one week. We are planning astronomy evenings with torchlight hikes and film screenings “Emergence”, “Cosmic Evolution” and a day. March 7th is dedicated to the family and offers treats in addition to observing the sun through a telescope.

Quebec Games

The 58th Quebec Games finals come to Sherbrooke over spring break. Sports fans? Several competitions of all kinds are held in the region.


The public is also invited to enjoy the Place des Jeux, located in the Armand-Nadeau pavilion on the banks of the Lac des Nations, from March 1st to 9th. Jacques-Cartier Park offers free activities for young and old. The program includes shows for children, musical actors, comedians and the broadcast of competitions.

Benefit show

Music fan? The organization will host a large charity show on Wednesday March 6th at 8 p.m. at the Palais des Sports: the Méga Party Rock by PA Méthot and its musicians Les Pas Propres, accompanied by Brigitte Boisjoli, Jonas Tomalty, Sara Dufour and Martin Deschamps.

Tickets are $57 for the grandstand and $63 for the auditorium.

La Tribune will also be covering key moments from the games throughout the week.

The Sherbrooke Carnival is in full swing

On March 2nd and 3rd the party starts at 10 a.m. at Jacques-Cartier Park in Sherbrooke.

For more information, see our text on this topic.

More than half of the activities are free. All Access Pass for $10.