Saint-Quentin theatre to get major face lift thanks to Canada 150 funding

(CP) -A theatre in northern New Brunswick is getting a major facelift, thanks in part to the Canada 150 Community Infrastructure Program.

The federal and provincial governments are providing more that one-million dollars for major repairs and upgrades to Theatre Montcalm in Saint-Quentin.

That will include bringing The theatre is used for recreational and cultural activities as well as a meeting place for residents and the funds will help bring it up to current building code standards.

The provincial government is investing 500-thousand dollars in the project, while the federal government is providing nearly 650-thousand.