Month: January 2018

The 8 Types of Intelligence

By Miramichi Adult Learning / January 31, 2018 /

Do you know the eight forms of intelligence? There are eight different types of intelligence. Each person has dominant forms of intelligence, and each type of intelligence is unique to certain people, depending on their personality, skills, and abilities. Moreover, if you are curious about your dominant intelligence, there are online tests and quizzes.  …

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The Wellness Movement: Brad’s Story

By Giv'er Miramichi / January 29, 2018 /

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…

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Jeux De L’Acadie 2018

By rotary / January 26, 2018 /

  The Rotary Club of Newcastle was very please to have Marc Allain as our guest speaker on January 24, 2018. Marc is the current President of the Organizing Committee for the upcoming 39th Finale des Jeux de L’Acadie 2018/ 2018 39th Acadian Games that will be held in Miramichi from June 28 – July […]

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Spotlight on Rotarian – Blake and Stacey Sutherland

By rotary / January 25, 2018 /

“Making a difference in our community through volunteering and support” is just one of the reasons that husband and wife team – Blake and Stacey Sutherland joined the Rotary Club of Newcastle in March 2017. During their classification speech President, Blake Sutherland and Office Manager Stacey Sutherland of Sutherland Excavating Ltd. spoke on how they have […]

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Let us support you on your cancer journey…

By Brett Bundale / January 24, 2018 /

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…

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Study concludes Striped Bass are eating up to 18% of the salmon smolts on the Northwest Miramichi River.

By Miramichi Salmon Association / January 22, 2018 /

The MSA expended a significant of personnel, equipment, and over $150,000 toward this project. Be sure to read “Estimating consumption rate of Atlantic Salmon smolts by Striped Bass in the Miramichi River estuary using acoustic telemetry.”&…

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Speaker Series of Miramichi Historians

By Giv'er Miramichi / January 22, 2018 /

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, 26 St Patricks Drive at 7pm on Monday and Thursday evenings throughout the month of February. See attached poster for details. Giv'er MiramichiGiv’er Miramichi is…

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What are you doing this weekend?

By Giv'er Miramichi / January 19, 2018 /

There’s so much to do this weekend, starting tonight!  Check out the Mighty Miramichi Events Calendar and find everything from live bands, smelt fry’s and a local talent search, to group meditations, children’s activities, and art parties! Here’s your link!  Save it, bookmark it, check it often! Are you hosting an event? Add it to…

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Fun Photo Captions!

By Giv'er Miramichi / January 18, 2018 /

I discovered these two photos in a collection by Peter Gadd of the Miramichi Naturalists Club, and I just had to have them for the upcoming Winter issue of Giv’er Miramichi magazine! Looking at the images conjured up all kinds of clever and amusing captions, and I thought, wouldn’t it be fun to ask our…

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The Advantages and Disadvantages of Online Education

By Miramichi Adult Learning / January 17, 2018 /

When our students decide to jump in and start their GED, some are very glad to learn that GED is available online. That being said, online education is not for everyone! It has advantages, of course, but also several disadvantages. So you have to think twice before starting your online GED, and you should take…

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Art Party Fundraiser

By Giv'er Miramichi / January 16, 2018 /

This Saturday, January 20th, there is a very important fundraiser happening at Tyra’s Infinity Centre in Douglastown to support a team of competitive dancers from Miramichi who have been invited to New York City for the Jump Convention. JUMP is the largest dance convention in the world and this is an incredible opportunity for competitive dancers…

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MYPIE Annual General Meeting

By Giv'er Miramichi / January 15, 2018 /

Join MYPIE for our Annual General Meeting and networking event on Thursday, Jan. 25 at 1809 Restaurant & Bar. Members and non-members welcome! No admission charge. Renew your membership for 2018! Positions are available on the Board of Directors. The evening begins at 7pm, with voting for board positions starting at 8pm (Note:  You must be…

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Alzheimer Society Campaign Aims to End Stigma

By Giv'er Miramichi / January 12, 2018 /

Almost 50% of Canadians would not want others to know if they had dementia, says new survey The Alzheimer Society of New Brunswick announced today that while awareness about dementia has increased, stigma and negative attitudes around it continue to persist. The Society is releasing findings of a new survey to coincide with Alzheimer’s Awareness Month…

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