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Anthony Goguen Memorial Volunteer Award 2020 Recipient – Anna Buckley

The Anthony Goguen Memorial Volunteer Award in recognition and contribution to Volunteer Community Work in the Chatham Head Community for the 2020 year was recently awarded to Mrs. Anna Buckley. She is so deserving of this award and a sincere thank you for all your volunteerism and work you do...
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Camp Sheldrake Memorial Board – Sponsor A Child At Camp!

A Memorial Board has been placed in the main lodge at Camp Sheldrake in Bartibog Bridge. For a minimum donation of $500, a deceased loved one’s name will be placed on the Board and a child will be sponsored in the deceased loved one’s name to attend one week of...
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The Christmas Giv’er is Here!

The Christmas Issue of Giv’er Miramichi magazine went out in the mail last week and is available to pick-up at locations around the region, and also online at: www.giverontheriver.com/magazine/ In This Issue Christmas EventsCrafts, Sweet Treats, Unique Gifts and More at the Farmers MarketsSearching for Roots - New Brunswick Genealogical Society - MiramichiThe...
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Splash of Greens – A New Way to Be Healthy

By Tyler Matchett Microgreens - what started as an element of high-class dining is now quickly taking the health world by storm. If you haven’t heard of these tiny plant superstars yet, it’s time to say hello. Even if you are not a huge fan of veggies, we're pretty sure...
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Aunt Kay’s Memories of Growing up in a Simpler Time

Kathleen Quayle (Sutherland), also known as "Sweet Aunt Kay" “It doesn’t matter who you are, where you come from. The ability to triumph begins with you. Always.” – Oprah Winfrey      Kathleen Quayle agrees. The Williamstown woman is to celebrate her 90th birthday on Dec. 16.      She is one of...
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Miramichi SPCA Family Pet Pics

Dreamland Photography presents Miramichi SPCA Christmas Family Pet Pics on Saturday, December 5th, 2020 from 10 am to 4 pm and on Sunday, December 6th, 2020 from 12 pm noon to 4 pm at the Seaman's Hospital, 12 Vye Street, Miramichi (Douglastown). Santa won’t be joining us this year but...
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The Miramichi Fire – A History by Alan McEachreon

Book Review by Faye Baisley, NBGS - Miramichi Branch The Miramichi Fire occurred on October 7, 1825, destroying approximately 6,000 square miles and devastating entire communities along the river. It was the largest wildfire ever to occur within the British Empire and one of the largest in North American history....
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Searching For Roots – New Brunswick Genealogical Society

The Miramichi Branch of the New Brunswick Genealogical Society (NBGS) often receives inquiries from individuals researching their family roots. QUERIES DOYLE - Looking for information on my great great aunt, Mary Doyle who was born in 1843 in Armstrong’s Brook, the daughter of Patrick Doyle and Bridget Daly. In 1849,...
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‘Tis the Season… to give a Garden Gift!  

Patsy and Pam enjoy a beautiful fall afternoon at the Mount Gardens. Photo by Terri Cormier. As we honour the service of our great Canadians who gave all this month, we remember, our attention now moving on to gift-giving and Christmas trees. This year, there are more ways to honour...
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Giving Tuesday, Miramichi!

Learn more at www.givingtuesday.ca Giving Tuesday is a global movement of giving! It’s a day set aside to provide an opportunity for people to give back to charities and nonprofit organizations, after the shopping frenzy of Black Friday. Cali.Co Cafe invites Miramichi’ers to join them in giving back on Giving...
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Buzzie McKay receives the Bob Walsh Memorial Award

Ron Kierstead presenting the award to Buzzy McKay The Miramichi Valley Snowmobile Club (MVSC) would like to congratulate Arnold "Buzzy" McKay on being awarded the Bob Walsh Memorial Award for many years of loyal dedication to the club. The Bob Walsh award is an award given out every year by...
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New Holiday Album – “Peppermints” by Robbie Tucker

Robbie Tucker unwraps his “sweet” new holiday album Peppermints! It seems Canadian musician Robbie Tucker is becoming nostalgic. Tucker, who turns 44 in January is releasing a new Christmas album aptly titled Peppermints. The 8 track adventure will be available on all streaming platforms November 25th. Tucker, who grew up...
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Miramichi White Caps Swim Club – New Members Welcome!

The Miramichi White Caps have restarted and are getting ready for their Winter Program. They offer affordable training out of the Miramichi Valley High School Pool and have a program for swimmers of all ages, from beginners to novice. Swimming is an important life skill, but when practiced as a...
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