Month: May 2017

Miramichiers Who Giv’er! Meet Lloyd Cameron

By Giv'er Miramichi / May 7, 2017 /

by Anthony McLean Recently I had the privilege of interviewing another Miramichier who knows how to Giv’er! Each of the people I have interviewed so far for this regular feature have affected me in some way. After I conducted this interview, I paused and reflected on our conversation. He definitely represents the kind of man…

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Is your city music-friendly?

By Giv'er Miramichi / May 7, 2017 /

Is your City a Music City? A Music City is a community of any size with a vibrant music economy. Successful Music Cities generate a wide array of benefits for cities, from economic growth, job creation, and increased spending to greater tax revenues and cultural development.

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Book Review: “Waiting for Still Water” by Susan White

By Giv'er Miramichi / May 6, 2017 /

Award-winning New Brunswick author Susan White’s newest young adult/middle-grader novel is Waiting for Still Water, a book centred around an extended family composed of foster children, past and present, who have been under the care of the redoubtable Amelia Walton, who owns a farm on Walton Lake on the Kingston Peninsula.

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Spring Birds at Miramichi Marsh

By Giv'er Miramichi / May 6, 2017 /

Miramichi Marsh (Miramichi Nature Trail) – Located near “Retirement Miramichi” features approximately 2 kilometres of easy to walk trails that wind around three ponds and skirt an extensive marsh area. The trails offer an excellent opportunity to view a wide variety of birds that enjoy a fresh water habitat. There is also a nearby good…

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7th Annual ArtsLink NB Forum and AGM

By rivervalley / May 6, 2017 /

SAVE THE DATE Nov. 3-5, 2017 7th Annual ArtsLink NB Forum and AGM Sackville. ArtsLink NB is busy putting the final touches on the program for its 2017 Forum and AGM, our largest and most important event of the year.

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Symphony at Sunset Showcase May 13th at Carrefour Beausoleil

By Giv'er Miramichi / May 5, 2017 /

With the upcoming season looming, and hot on the heels of their successful staging of “Canada’s Forgotten Father”, the Friends of Beaubears Island return to the Gilles Laplante Theatre at Carrefour Beausoleil on May 13th at 7 pm to showcase the performers in their annual Sunday summer music program – Symphony at Sunset. Since 2011,…

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Celtic Life International celebrates 30 years!

By Giv'er Saint John / May 5, 2017 /

Celtic Life International magazine is celebrating 30 years of “connecting the Celtic dots.”

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Miramichi Fishing Report for Thursday, May 4, 2017

By Giv'er Miramichi / May 4, 2017 /

MIRAMICHI – Fishing this week depended where you were.  From the mouth of the Cains down the water was very high and dirty while above it was fishable and catching was good for spring salmon. Striped bass was sporadic with some places good and others just producing a few here and there. The weekend weather…

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Acts of Caring at The Learning Centre Pre-school

By Giv'er Miramichi / May 4, 2017 /

The Learning Centre Pre-school in Miramichi has a unique approach to teaching students about their well-loved community and how to give back to those who are in need. The teachers believe in the power of kindness and that children can greatly benefit from the art of philanthropy. The owner and operator of The Learning Centre…

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Vimy Ridge Never Leaves You

By Giv'er Miramichi / May 3, 2017 /

by Judy Bowman Arrive at Vimy Ridge before the sun rises to 8 am. Arrive while the birds are breaking the silent dawn with song. Arrive while mist still lingers and swirls in the shell craters. Stand. Face the monument. Be still. Listen. Feel the powerful sense of presence in this sacred place, a presence…

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Volunteer Opportunities with Hospice Miramichi

By Giv'er Miramichi / May 2, 2017 /

Becoming a hospice volunteer is a rewarding experience. Contact Connie Doucet at 773-7607 for more details and to arrange for an interview. The successful applicant may register for upcoming Volunteer training June 1st-June 2nd from 6-9:30 pm and June 3rd  from 9:30 am-4:30 pm. The training fee is $50. Visit the Hospice Miramichi website at www.hospicemiramichi.com About Hospice…

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DIY Backyard Projects Salesflyer

By Northumberland Coop / May 2, 2017 /

Check out Northumberland Co-op Supply Centre’s new flyer featuring great deals on Steel Craft Garage Doors, Roofing Shingles, Insulation, Windows, Doors and a great selection of lumber for your DIY backyard projects.

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