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Whist Night

Teams of 4 wanted for Novelty Whist

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Doors open 6:30pm – Whist begins at 7:30 sharp!!!

Forêt-la-Blanche – 300 Ch. Saddler, Mayo


The card game is very simple, so you do not need to be a good card player.

Teams play against each other, prizes for the winning team.

Guaranteed to be lively and fun!

$60 per team ($15 per person)

Why not create a theme for your team?

(ie. Same hats, same color t-shirts, etc.)

Cash bar: beer, wine, soft drinks

Snacks provided but feel free to bring your own. There is a bit of competition to have the best snacks at your table!!!

To register your team, please email:

Or leave a message with Foret-La-Blanche: 819-281-6700

This is a fundraiser for the Friends of Foret-la-Blanche.

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A Winter Celebration of the Forest

The Friends of Forêt-la-Blanche are organising a day of activities at the Forest on Saturday, January 21, 2017. This is a fundraising activity for the Friends of the Forêt-la-Blanche.Come and join us for various snowshoe guided walks in the forest throughout the day and evening. Please note that you must reserve a space for any of the 3 walks that are proposed and that the number of spaces is limited for each walk.  We also offer the rental of snowshoes for children and adults.

Here are the details of the proposed activities:

For families:

-from 1 pm to 3:30 pm, come an enjoy a guided walk in the forest with an experienced guide, followed by hot chocolate and dessert served in the Pavillon;  children will participate in a craft activity around the theme: feed out birds in the winter
-cost:$10/adult ; free for children under 16
-to reserve your spot send an e-mail to
-maximum number of participants:  20

In the evening:

-there are two departure times for the evening snowshoe walks with a guide in the forest: 6:30 pm and 7:30 pm.  After the walk you are invited to have hot chocolate and dessert around the campfire.
-cost :$10/adult, $5/children under 16.
-to reserve a spot please send an e-mail to and specify which departure time you are registering for
-maximum number of participants per departure:  20
We hope to see you on Saturday the 21st,
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Trail maintenance postponed to Sunday

Please note that the trail cleaning planned for Saturday, October 22nd is postponed to Sunday, October 23rd because of the forecasted rain.

If you have any questions contact the centre at 819-281-6700.

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Fall trail maintenance event

The Friends of the Forêt-la-Blanche invite all the community to come and help out rake the leaves at our annual fall trail maintenance event. A few hours of your time would be much appreciated. Come with friends and family. Soup, muffins and hot beverages will be offered.
Bring your rake.

• When : Saturday, October 22, 2016
(In case of rain, the work will take place on Sunday)

• From : 10:00am to 4:00pm

• Where : Ecological Reserve of the Forêt-la-Blanche
300 Saddler Road
Mayo, QC J8L 4L8

For more information, send us an e-mail at or leave a message at 819-281-6700.

Visit our Facebook page on the morning to confirm the event depending on the weather at

Thank you!

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