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Over $180,000 was raised at the Pointe-à-Callière Foundation’s most
recent Major Donors Evening. The event, exceptionally held in the
Museum’s archaeological crypt, brought together patrons from the
business milieu, with Ms. Sophie Brochu, President and CEO of Gaz Métro,
acting as Honorary Chair.
Francine Lelièvre, Executive Director of Pointe-à-Callière, the Montréal
Museum of Archaeology and History, is pleased to announce the
appointment of Manon Blanchette to the position of Chief Operating
Officer. She will take up her post on January 31, 2012, and will be
responsible for overseeing the Museum’s operations.
Pointe-à-Callière, the Montréal Museum of Archaeology and History, will proudly present the premiere of an exhibition entitled Samurai – The Prestigious Collection of Richard Béliveau, beginning on May 17, 2012.
During the month of December, young and old alike are invited to come meet St. Nicholas, Lucy, Befana, and Santa Claus at Pointe-à-Callière, the Montréal Museum of Archaeology and History. While visiting the archaeological remains, children will meet these four Christmas characters who will explain how the holidays are celebrated in their homelands.
Par Hélène Capodano-Cordonnier, Adjointe au Conservateur du Musée départemental des Arts asiatiques de Nice. Propos recueillis à Paris en juillet 2011