LEWISTON – The Franco-American Heritage Center will present Just Us in concert at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, July 26. Just Us was the first group to perform at the center in a Christmas concert fundraiser for the Festival de Joie, a long-standing Franco-American festival dissolved in 2005.

Concert proceeds will benefit the Festival FrancoFun produced in August by the Franco center.

Just Us will present a variety of musical numbers, including “When You’re Good to Mama,” “Ol Man River,” “Second Hand Rose” and “Thank You for the Music.”

Members of the group, ranging in age up to 83 years young, include Anita Deschenes, Melissa Noel, Joanne Cook, Sue Rouleau, Jackie Asselin, Connie Lambert, Ray Berube, Bob Meservier, Norm Laplante, Paul Jalbert, Chuck Cook, Madeleine Leblanc, Debbie Poulin, Lorraine Giasson, Doris Surette, Rose Fredericks, Jeremy Gervais, Mike Barrett, Don Gosselin and Marcel St. Pierre. They will be joined by younger performers Alexis Noel, Sarah Noel, Krissy Poulin and Brooke Asselin.

The group’s motto: “If it’s not fun, we won’t do it.”

Concert admission is $12, $10 for seniors and students. Tickets may be purchased by calling 689-2000. Doors open at 7 p.m. For more information, visit www.francoamericanheritage.org. For information on Festival FrancoFun, log on to www.festivalfrancofun.com.


Only subscribers are eligible to post comments. Please subscribe or to participate in the conversation. Here’s why.

Use the form below to reset your password. When you've submitted your account email, we will send an email with a reset code.