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Churches of the Miramichi Region

Churches of the Miramichi Region

By Anthony W.J. McLean, Contributing Reporter  In my spare time away from being a Contributing Reporter for MCG Media/ Giv’er Miramichi, I love doing digital photography. Out of the many hobbies and interests I have, this is and will always be my favourite. I love to take pictures of a variety of things, and one… Read more »

2017 MAJOR MIDGET ATLANTIC CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED

2017 MAJOR MIDGET ATLANTIC CHAMPIONSHIP SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED

The championship countdown is on! This weekend the puck drops at the Civic Centre as the Miramichi Honda Tim Hortons Rivermen host the 2017 Major Midget Atlantic Championship. Your Rivermen will hit the ice for their first tournament performance at 8 pm this Thursday March 30th against the St. John’s Maple Leafs (NL). The tournament gets underway… Read more »

April 2017 Nutrition Events Sobeys in Douglastown

April 2017 Nutrition Events Sobeys in Douglastown

Ready for new meal ideas? Check out what your Sobeys Dietitians are up to this April in Douglastown! Tuesday, April 11th 6-8 pm Healthy Cooking with Chef Brian Matheson ($15) Enjoy a delicious meal prepared by our chef and get nutrition tips from our dietitian. Menu includes Mediterranean Oat Groat Salad, Pork and Apple Skewers, Wilted Spinach with… Read more »

Spring Cleaning with Meaning Clothing Drive for Roots of Empathy

Spring Cleaning with Meaning Clothing Drive for Roots of Empathy

By Anthony McLean, Contributing Reporter A Spring Cleaning with Meaning Clothing Drive in support of the Roots of Empathy program will take place on Saturday April 1st, 2017. Between 9 am and 3 pm next Saturday, drop off Men’s, Women’s and Children’s Clothing including Dresses, Pants, Shirts, Shoes, Shorts, and Sweaters. Other acceptable items include Purses,… Read more »

Tartan Day – Dinner / Concert

Tartan Day – Dinner / Concert

A Tartan Day Dinner and Concert will be held on Sunday, April 2nd, 2017, at the Beaverbrook Kin Centre, 100 Newcastle Boulevard. Supper starts at 6 pm. The Menu will also cater to special diets. A celebration of the Scots – featuring Scottish Music with Atlantic Bridge – Penny Phenix and Terry Arsenault from Woodstock, New… Read more »

March is National Nutrition Month

March is National Nutrition Month

By Miramichi Horizon Public Health Dietitians and Mango March is National Nutrition Month and in honour of this, your local Horizon Public Health Dietitians, Mango and Dietitians of Canada want to help Canadians to take the fight out of food. The slogan for the 2017 campaign is Take the fight out of food! Spot the… Read more »

Chefs Program Teaching Blackville School Kids to Cook

Chefs Program Teaching Blackville School Kids to Cook

The Chefs Program at Blackville School is teaching grade 5 students about healthy eating and physical activity while they learn the fun of cooking. The program was designed by the Department of Health and began last year in Blackville. The young chefs are lead by facilitator April Jardine, and includes 90-minute sessions designed with children… Read more »

Saint Patrick’s Day Church Service

Saint Patrick’s Day Church Service

The Anglican Parish of Newcastle-Nelson-Hardwicke is pleased to announce that it will be hosting a special Saint Patrick’s Day Communion Service at Saint Andrew’s Anglican Church, 186 Pleasant Street, Newcastle-Miramichi West, on Friday, March 17th at 5:30 pm. With special permission from Anglican Diocesan Bishop, the Right Reverend David Edwards, the Celebration of the Holy… Read more »

Slow Food Miramichi River – Long Table Series II

Slow Food Miramichi River – Long Table Series II

Chef Brian Matheson is hosting Slow Food Miramichi River’s second Long Table Series dinner at historic Governor’s Mansion in Nelson-Miramichi! It will be held at Tuesday, March 21st, at 6:30 pm – celebrate the Spring Equinox in delicious style! We don’t want to give away the menu in advance, but please note: THIS IS A… Read more »

Full-Time Summer Work Placements for Local Students

Full-Time Summer Work Placements for Local Students

The New Brunswick Teen Apprentice Program is recruiting for paid, full-time summer work placements in our area in the following trades: Automotive Service Technician Carpenter Cook Motor Vehicle Body Repairer Partsperson Truck and Transport Service Technician Small Equipment Mechanic Welder This program is open to students in Grades 10 and 11 in Blackville, Renous, Doaktown… Read more »

Big Brothers Big Sisters/Boys & Girls Club Scholarship

Big Brothers Big Sisters/Boys & Girls Club Scholarship

Big Brothers Big Sisters / Boys & Girls Club of Miramichi is pleased to offer a scholarship to recognize and reward a student in our community who has demonstrated a passion for volunteering, as well as maintaining a high level of academic achievement. One graduate, from each of the following schools: Blackville High School, James… Read more »

Call for Artist Submissions, $30,000 in Awards for Salt Spring National Art Prize

Call for Artist Submissions, $30,000 in Awards for Salt Spring National Art Prize

The Salt Spring National Art Prize (SSNAP) 2017 is calling for Artist Submissions in their competition which offers $30,000 in Awards. SSNAP is pleased to launch its second biennial juried competition of Canadian 2D and 3D visual art, encouraging artists whose practice demonstrates originality, quality, integrity and creativity, resulting in work with a real visual… Read more »

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