Giv'er Miramichi

Locally Grown in Miramichi

By Giv'er Miramichi / August 4, 2020 /

Each year more and more local growers are offering fresh vegetables, fruit, meat, poultry and seafood. Local chefs are taking advantage of the local food movement by serving farm to table menu options and choosing fresh local ingredients whenever possible. Check out this Giv’er On The River blog for a list of local growers, and…

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Saint Andrew’s United Church Ham and Potato Scallop Supper

By Giv'er Miramichi / August 2, 2020 /

On Wednesday, August 26th, 2020, from 4 pm to 5 pm, come treat yourself, a friend or family member out for a delicious take out supper of Ham and Potato Scallop, with Peas, Carrots, Roll and Caramel Apple Cake for dessert, or have it delivered to your place of own choice from the Saint Andrew’s…

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Exploring Wilson’s Point Historic Site

By Giv'er Miramichi / August 1, 2020 /

At the point where two rivers converge lies Wilson’s Point Historic Site, one of Miramichi’s best kept secrets. This spot has been summer hunting and fishing grounds for the M’ikmaq, a refuge for expelled Acadians, the site of a bustling Scottish settlement and the midway point of a horse powered ferry system from Nelson to…

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The Miramichi and Neguac Career Information Centers

By Giv'er Miramichi / July 31, 2020 /

Are you looking for a Job? We can help! The Miramichi and Neguac Career Information Centers are now open. We offer a variety of Job Search services and tools to help you find the right job! Due to Covid-19 situation the ‘’Job Search Services’’ are available to clients by appointment only For more information and…

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2nd Annual Gordon’s Wharf Family Fun Day

By Giv'er Miramichi / July 30, 2020 /

Come out & join us for the 2nd Annual Family Fun Day at Gordon’s Wharf & the beach on Saturday August 8, 2020 filled with games, swimming, food, refreshments, and entertainment! From 2pm – 6pm the Gordon’s Wharf committee is hosting a fundraiser to raise money for the Wharf Maintenance for the summer. The Public…

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Take Out Salmon or Pork Supper

By Giv'er Miramichi / July 29, 2020 /

Are you a lover of salmon or pork? On Sunday, August 9th, 2020 why not treat yourself, a friend or family member to a take out Pork or Salmon supper co-sponsored by Camp Sheldrake and the Saint’s Peter and Paul Roman Catholic Church in Bartibogue Bridge. Tickets are being pre-sold in advance and can be your choice of: Pork or Salmon, served…

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Long Weekend Summerfest – July 31 to August 2

By Giv'er Miramichi / July 29, 2020 /

New Maritime presents Long Weekend Summerfest!! Looking for plans for the upcoming long weekend?! New Maritime has you covered with a full weekend celebrating all things summer: live entertainment every day, the Green’s Catering food truck on-site all weekend, our relaxing patio, and of course an awesome selection of local beer and beer cocktails! Friday…

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Mighty Miramichi River Guide 2020/21

By Giv'er Miramichi / July 28, 2020 /

The 2020/21 Mighty Miramichi River Guide is here! We’ve mailed 15,000 throughout the Miramichi Region and to select communities in the province. Locally you can pick up a copy at restaurants, hotel lobbies, gas stations, attractions and information centres. The River Guide was started in 2005 by MCG Media (Mighty Miramichi, Giv’er Miramichi magazine). Over…

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Loggie House: A Landmark and a Legacy

By Giv'er Miramichi / July 28, 2020 /

By Charlotte Loggie, Miramichi Historical Society In 1879, a Victorian home exuding grace and elegance was under construction in the town of Chatham, New Brunswick. The builder was George Cassady, and the man who was to own this lovely house and raise his family here was William Stewart Loggie, or W.S. Loggie (1850-1944) as he…

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2019-2020 Scott Knowles Memorial Hockey Pool Winners

By Giv'er Miramichi / July 25, 2020 /

The Rotary Club of Newcastle would like to thank everyone for participating in our 2019-2020 Scott Knowles Memorial Hockey Pool Fund Raiser Below are the winners for this year: The following were the monthly winners ($100) Grant Russell Carl Waters Allen Morrison Eddie Marsh Mikey Cornelius Reese Godfrey. 2019-2020 Hockey Pool Winners Are: #1 D…

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Beaverbrook House: Victorian Elegance in 21st Century Miramichi

By Giv'er Miramichi / July 24, 2020 /

By: Charlotte Loggie, Miramichi Historical Society In 1877, work began on a three storey home set on a hill overlooking the young town of Newcastle. The house was built in Second Empire style, which was popular from 1865-1900 in North America. The style consisted of elaborate ornamentations, and a mansard roof. This kind of roof…

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Miramichi Drive In

By Giv'er Miramichi / July 23, 2020 /

The Historic Chatham Business District is pleased to inform the community we are presenting a two-evening ‘Miramichi Drive-In’ over the New Brunswick long weekend! The drive-in is being held on the front grounds of the Miramichi Agricultural Exhibition on Church Street on Saturday, August 1st and again on Sunday, August 2nd with a 9:35pm dusk…

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Camp Sheldrake Duck Race Tickets and Information

By Giv'er Miramichi / July 23, 2020 /

While Camp Sheldrake will not be opening this year for overnight camping, funding for ongoing expenses and projects will continue throughout 2020 and 2021. This year our annual Duck Race will be a Duck Ticket Draw. As our Duck Race is by far the camp’s largest fundraiser, it is of great importance that we do…

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