An article in the CBC News web site states that Église St-Jean Baptiste, located on St-Jean Street in the heart of Quebec City, could house a genealogy centre for francophones across North America. Built in 1881, the parish held its last mass in May 2015 because it couldn’t afford the $10 million in necessary renovations. Espace solidaire hopes to not only open a digital genealogy centre, but also to reopen the closed community spaces and develop a welcome centre.
You can read the complete story at http://goo.gl/7U9HvF.
My thanks to newsletter reader Darryl Bonk for telling me about this article.