Newsletter July 15, 2013

Did you guess what last week's word «étriver» meant?
Definition: Tease in order to get someone to react, to get angry.

This week…
hat does mean the word «amounêter»?
Sentence: Aller chercher l'enfant, je vais l'amounêter.

DSC 0094 edited-1Column: Towards the CMA 2014!

One way to the 2013 National Acadian Day Celebrations

The boundaries of Acadie are defined by its symbols. The National Acadian Day is an emblematic figure of the Acadian people. In Acadia of the lands and forests, this element will be showcased this summer during this year's National Acadian Day celebrations. Through this foretaste of the Congrès mondial acadien 2014, three days of celebrations will be held on the entire territory of Acadia of the lands and forests. Read more...

Homerun for the CMA 2014!

The Congrès mondial acadien 2014 will have first pitch on July 18th at the Edmundston Turgeon stadium where the Edmundston Républicains Sports Experts will face the Cabano Braves (Témiscouata-sur-le-Lac). The Acadia of the Lands and Forests population is therefore invited to attend this dual between both of our regional teams of the Bas-Saint-Laurent Puribec baseball league. Read more...


The CMA 2014 is on the road with "Les Bagosseux"!

This July, the Congrès mondial acadien 2014, in collaboration with the Office du tourisme Edmundston Madawaska (OTEM), will tour New Brunswick in order to promote the Congrès mondial acadien 2014, which will be held in Acadia of the Lands and Forests from August 8th to 24th, 2014. Read more... 


Descent of the Border Rivers and Lakes

On June 30th, about fifteen kayakers and canoeists set out on a 2day trip from Beau Lake's launching ramp to Saint-François-de-Madawaska. This journey, organised by the Route des Frontières Tourist Board in association with the municipality of Saint-François, is preparatory to "Route of the 3 Borders" which will be presented during the Congrès mondial acadien 2014Lire la suite...


3 Artists, 3 Territories Tour

Pascal Lejeune, Patrice Michaud and Denny Breau are taking to the road this summer for the tour "3 artists, 3 territories", from July 4 to July 19, 2013. Sponsored by the Heritage and Outdoor projects of the Congrès mondial acadien (CMA) 2014, this unifying initiative will allow the three artists to perform on 12 stages in Acadia of the Atlantic, in the Bas-Saint-Laurent region in Québec and in the state of Maine in the United States. Read more...





4 July - Dégelis 10 July - Halifax (NÉ) 16 July - Bethel
5 July - Sainte-Anne-des-Monts 11 July - Saint-Quentin 17 July - South Carthage
6 July- Petite-Vallée 12 July - Shippagan 18 July - Berlin
7 July - Anse-à-Beaufils 13 July - Dieppe 19 July - Lille



First Official Shovelful of Earth for the BeauLieu Culturel du Témiscouata

On July 8, took place the first shovel of earth announcing the start of work on the future BeauLieu Culturel's building. This project will, as well as helping to conserve a historical building, give the population access to a rich and diversified cultural life.. Read more...


The CMA 2014 seeks the support of Acadia of the Lands and Forests for its accomodations directory!

The Congrès mondial acadien 2014 (CMA 2014) is seeking support from the population of Acadia of the Lands and Forests in order to create a data base for private accommodations. People who have a room(s), house or cottage(s) available for the seventeen days of the CMA 2014 will be able to register simply by filling out the form available on our Web site at: more... 

Festival western de Saint-Quentin

Golf tournament of the Edmundston Chamber of Commerce 

Grand Youth Rally 2014

Lac Baker 2013


 The Société Nationale de l'Acadie (SNA) and the Congrès mondial acadien 2014 (CMA 2014)are proud to officially launch the new 2014 Grand Youth Rally (GRJ 2014) Web site. When visiting, the user can find a preview of the program, general information concerning the event as well as videos produced during previous rallies; the GRJ 2004 and 2009.