The public is invited to the opening of the new exhibition La Roche & Le Grand Ruisseau: 200 Years in Egmont Bay and Mont-Carmel at the Acadian Museum, in Miscouche, on Sunday, May 27, at 2:00 p.m.
This exhibition commemorates the 200th anniversary of these two parishes. The first section of the exhibit includes numerous photos depicting the past, beautiful interpretive panels, and various artifacts. The exhibition also features a gallery of superb photos of the landscape and people of the region taken by photographers Léona Arsenault and Jacinthe Laforest.
The official opening will be declared by two senior citizens, Denise Arsenault, of Egmont Bay, and Jean-Pierre Gallant, of Mont-Carmel.
A reception will follow.
The exhibition will be on display until the end of October 2012.