Month: January 2017

Valentine’s Supper in Blackville

By chamber / January 31, 2017 /

The Saint Raphael’s Roman Catholic Church CWL will be hosting a Valentine Supper on Sunday, February 12th from 3-5 pm at the Father A.A. McKinnon Memorial Hall, 105 Main Street in Blackville. Entertainment will be provided by Amy Jardine & Friends. The menu consists of ham and scalloped potatoes, vegetables, rolls, dessert, tea and coffee. The…

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Monday Afternoon City of Miramichi Ice Storm Recovery Update

By Giv'er Miramichi / January 30, 2017 /

Monday January 30 – City of Miramichi Ice Storm Recovery Update Please Share Today’s New Information: The city continues to consider this an Active Event and we remain fully focused on clean-up and providing food and shelter for the duration of the power outages, however later today we will also begin to bring recreation services…

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Saturday Morning Update from Miramichi Mayor

By Giv'er Miramichi / January 28, 2017 /

Saturday January 28 – 9:30AM City of Miramichi Ice Storm Recovery Update Good Morning As of 9:30am we are sitting at around 2500 outages in the city of Miramichi with numerous pockets expected to come online tonight between 10pm-11pm. Further pockets are scheduled for tomorrow and Monday at the same time. To see the estimated…

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Update from Mayor Lordon Friday Afternoon

By Giv'er Miramichi / January 27, 2017 /

Mayor Adam Lordon continues to keep city residents updated through his official Facebook Page @adamlordonnb. The following update was posted this afternoon: Friday January 27 – 2:00PM City of Miramichi Ice Storm Recovery Update – Please Share A short time ago, at 1:00PM Council and our senior management team had a briefing with NB Power…

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MacDonald Descendant Seeks Family History

By Les McLaughlin / January 24, 2017 /

Gregory Chase, a descendant of the MacDonald family of Blackville, is seeking information about his ancestors. If you have any information about Angus MacDonald or the MacDonald family and can assist Gregory with his research, please email him,

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February 2017 Nutrition Events at Sobeys Douglastown

By Giv'er Miramichi / January 23, 2017 /

Ready for new meal ideas? Check out what your Sobeys Dietitians are up to this month in Douglastown! Healthy Cooking with Chef Brian Matheson [$15] Tuesday, February 14th, 11 AM – 1 PM Enjoy a delicious meal prepared by our chef and get nutrition tips from our dietitian. Menu: Samosa Cups, Butternut Squash Daal topped…

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Nominations for the 2017 Lieutenant Governor’s NBYO Award are now open

By Giv'er Saint John / January 22, 2017 /

Nominations for the 2017 Lieutenant Governor’s NBYO Award are now open until February 3rd, 2017. The New Brunswick Youth Orchestra created the NBYO distinction awards in 2006 on the occasion of its 40th anniversary as an annual awards program to recognize exemplary leadership and contribution to the development of the orchestra.

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East Coast Art Parties in the Miramichi Region

By Giv'er Miramichi / January 21, 2017 /

Looking for a different night out? Attend an East Coast Art Party, a social painting experience you won’t soon forget! Events include everything you need to produce a painting – easel, canvas, paint, and apron. East Coast Art Parties are held at local hot spots that are have fully stocked kitchens and bars to provide participants with whatever they wish to…

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Winter Fun for the Whole Family in Metepenagiag

By Giv'er Miramichi / January 20, 2017 /

This winter the folks at Metepenagiag Heritage Park encourage you to come enjoy a fun day with your whole family in Miramichi’s great outdoors. Strap on your snowshoes and explore their trails whenever you want free of charge! There’s nothing like the feel of the cool fresh air on your face as you journey into the…

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“Skating and Fireworks” at the Barnaby River Outdoor Rink

By chamber / January 19, 2017 /

“Skating and Fireworks” will be held on Saturday, January 21st, 2017, beginning at 6:30 pm at the Barnaby River Outdoor Rink on the Barnaby River/ Semiwagan Ridge Homecoming Grounds, located on the North Barnaby Road, in Barnaby River, just down from The Most Pure Heart of Mary Roman Catholic Church and off the Route 126…

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Miramichi United Soccer Club Winter Soccer Instruction

By Giv'er Miramichi / January 18, 2017 /

Miramichi United Soccer Club is pleased to announce that we will be holding a winter soccer program, open to U10 and U12+ players from Blackville, Miramichi, Rogersville, and Sunny Corner. This will be tied to our Excel Academy program that will be starting in the summer. This winter program will be a mix of both…

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Friends of Beaubears Island 2017 Speaker Series

By Giv'er Miramichi / January 17, 2017 /

In view of the success achieved in 2016, the Friends of Beaubears Island will once again host Miramichi historians in a Speaker Series during the month of February. Presentations will occur in the library at the Nelson Rural School 7 pm on Monday and Thursday evenings throughout the month. In honour of Canada’s 150th birthday, and…

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Call to NB Artists – Public Art Pilot Project for School

By Giv'er Saint John / January 16, 2017 /

The Department of Tourism, Heritage and Culture is calling on professional artists to submit proposals to design, create and install artwork at a new elementary school in Saint John, NB. The total project budget is $20,000 and the submission deadline for the Public Art Project is Friday, February 17, 2017 at 4:00 pm. The new […]

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