Category Archives: Health & Lifestyle

New Brunswick Chapter of Special Olympics Canada – Miramichi Region  June and Premiere Update

New Brunswick Chapter of Special Olympics Canada – Miramichi Region  June and Premiere Update

June has kicked off to a great start for New Brunswick Chapter of Special Olympics Canada – Miramichi Region! Anthony McLean, our Mighty Content Coordinator with Giv’er On The River and a participant with the Special Olympics Canada – Miramichi Region shares this story about a recent Candlepin Provincial Bowling Tournament held in Moncton from June 1st-3rd, 2018. Read more »

Real “Good Food” Needs a Real Community Impact

Real “Good Food” Needs a Real Community Impact

Five years ago, inspired by farms across the globe, Rebeka Frazer-Chiasson started a Community Supported Agriculture (CSA) program in Miramichi. The concept was simple yet powerful. People “invest in a share” of the farm during the spring, a time when the farm’s expenses are high and the revenues are low. Read more »

Walk For Alzheimer’s May 6

Walk For Alzheimer’s May 6

Join the Walk For Alzheimer’s! Hosted by the Alzheimer Society of New Brunswick, the Walk for Alzheimer’s Miramichi will take place on Sunday, May 6 at James M. Hill Memorial High School. Registration is at 12:00pm with the Walk starting at 1:00pm. In New Brunswick alone, an estimated 20% of our population is impacted by dementia… Read more »

World Tai Chi Day – April 28th

World Tai Chi Day – April 28th

Celebrate World Tai Chi Day on April 28th at Ritchie Wharf Park with the Miramichi Oriental Arts Tai Chi & Qi Gong Club. A public demonstration will be held at 10am. Tai Chi, an amazingly Healthy Oriental Art and Tai Chi Day has been celebrated on the Miramichi for the past 18 years. Read more »

The Wellness Movement: Brad’s Story

The Wellness Movement: Brad’s Story

Hi there my name is Brad MacMillan, this is my FITNESS story. I have always said that the greatest gift my parents ever gave me was the gift of FITNESS. I remember seeing my mom and dad always working out, running, doing sit ups, pushups, always doing something. My dad introduced me to working out… Read more »

Let us support you on your cancer journey…

Let us support you on your cancer journey…

RECENTLY DIAGNOSED with CANCER, CURRENTLY IN TREATMENT OR DEALING WITH SURVIVORSHIP ISSUES. Let us support you on your cancer journey… HELP IS AVAILABLE Evidence shows that remaining active improves wellness and cancer survival. Come join us in a seated exercise program based on simple everyday movements. As a participant you will be encouraged to work… Read more »

The Biggest Quitter Challenge: Jan. 1-17

The Biggest Quitter Challenge: Jan. 1-17

Quit Smoking January 1-17, and Join Us for the Biggest Quitter Challenge The aim of the challenge is to help individuals stop smoking on or before, Weedless Wednesday, January 17, 2018. • Between January 1st – 17th call 627-7565 to sign-up. • Then join us on Weedless Wednesday (Jan.17) at NBCC Miramichi, 80 University Ave.… Read more »

Borrow. Grow. Repeat. Be a Seed Saveur!

Borrow. Grow. Repeat. Be a Seed Saveur!

Whether you are new to saving seeds or an old hand at germinating and winnowing, everyone is invited to become a member of the Seed Saveurs network this fall. A special event launching the Seed Saveur initiative is planned for both November 2, 2017 in Upper Miramichi and on November 4, 2017 in Miramichi. Use… Read more »

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