Arts & Entertainment

Rotary Club of Chatham presents “Miramichi’s Biggest Saint Patrick’s Day Bash” -“Raglan Road 4.0”

By Giv'er Miramichi / January 22, 2019 /

On Saturday, March 16th, 2019, come out from 9:00 pm to 2:00 am to the Miramichi Civic Centre, 487 King George Highway in Newcastle as the Rotary Club of Chatham presents “Miramichi’s Biggest Saint Patrick’s Day Bash” – “Raglan Road 4.0”. The doors will open at 8:00 pm and will close at 11:30 pm. Tickets are $20.00 and sold in advance at the N & J Convenience, 447 King George Highway, in Newcastle and at the Family Convenience Ltd., 231 Wellington Street, in Chatham. The proceeds of this event will go towards the Sistema Miramichi Program.

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The Salt Spring National Art Prize Calls to Artists Across the Nation

By Giv'er Miramichi / January 17, 2019 /

Submissions are now open for the prestigious 2019/2020 Salt Spring National Art Prize (SSNAP). Salt Spring, a small Canadian island known for its large artistic community, created this exciting national art competition in 2015 to celebrate and promote the importance of art in Canada. As one of the largest national art prizes in Canada, the third biennial event offers $40,000 in prize money and significant national exposure to artists.

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Mik’maq Language Course (Conversational) at the Metepenagiag Heritage Park

By Giv'er Miramichi / January 14, 2019 /

Beginning on Tuesday evenings, January 15th, 2019 and Thursday evenings, January 17th, 2019, from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., for 12 weeks, come out to the Metepenagiag Heritage Park, located at 2202 Micmac Road, on the Metepenagiag (Red Bank) First Nation for a Mi’kmaq Language Course (Conversational). This is an evening course for adults only, you are welcome whether you are First Nations or not. Instructor is George Paul. Contact and sign up as soon as possible by calling Patricia Dunnett at 1-506-251-5566.

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New Year’s Eve Dance with WILD COUNTRY at the Father Morrissey Hall

By Giv'er Miramichi / December 19, 2018 /

Come out and ring in the 2019 New Year to a New Year’s Dance featuring “WILD COUNTRY” at the Father Morrissey Hall, across from Saint Peter and Paul Roman Catholic Church, located at 88 Bartibog Church Road, in Bartibog Bridge, just 15 minutes from the City of Miramichi. The doors open at 9:00 pm, and will close at 1:00 am.

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Miramichi Care and Share

By Giv'er Miramichi / December 10, 2018 /

To all women recently diagnosed with cancer, currently on treatment or a survivor  Miramichi Care and Share, is a FREE Weekly Fitness and Healing Program for you. Join them at the Newcastle Public Library, located at 100 Fountain Head Lane, on Tuesdays from 2:00 to 3:15 pm!

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Fishing the High Country: A Memoir of the River by Wayne Curtis

By Giv'er Miramichi / December 7, 2018 /

James M. Fisher, of The Miramichi Reader shares this book review “Fishing The High Country” by Miramichi Author Wayne Curtis.

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A Mother’s Struggle

By Giv'er Miramichi / December 6, 2018 /

A Mother’s Struggle is a humorous look at everyday life written by Monique Walker, a 27 year old novice photographer/writer. She just moved to New Brunswick from Alberta this past June after buying the camp her Grammy and Grampie built in the Upper Miramichi area.

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Miramichi’s Robbie Tucker Launches Newest Album #5

By Giv'er Miramichi / December 5, 2018 /

Keith Elliott shares Robbie’s Newest Album #5 with Giv’er Miramichi! Robbie Tucker continues to bang against the restrictions of the conventional pop formula. His passion for his touchstones including Roy Orbison, Paul McCartney, and Elvis Presley are evident in his unique brand of pop/folk.

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Camaro Sue has Met his Match!

By Giv'er Miramichi / December 4, 2018 /

Camaro Sue was out and about town this summer and found himself a girlfriend! As you may have seen, he loves to go up and down Water Street, hang around the Tim Horton’s, and say hello to all the people passing by.

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Knights of Columbus Light Up For Christ Ceremony 2018

By Giv'er Miramichi / December 3, 2018 /

The Annual Light Up For Christ Ceremony, sponsored by the Knights of Columbus – Father Michael Egan # 8381 Council will be held at The Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary Roman Catholic Church, 306 Water Street in Miramichi (Chatham Head) on Tuesday evening, December 4th, 2018 commencing at 7:00 PM. 

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Christmas with the Ennis Sisters – December 17th, 2018

By Giv'er Miramichi / November 23, 2018 /

The Ennis Sisters will be stopping in Miramichi during their 8th Annual Christmas Tour. The Juno winning trio from Newfoundland will be performing their highly-acclaimed holiday show on Monday, December 17th at 7pm, at Saint Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, 360 Newcastle Blvd. Miramichi. From their Christmas originals and holiday classics to their well-timed stories and folkloric recitations, this is a family-friendly show you won’t want to miss!

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The Point Church’s A Christmas Carol

By Giv'er Miramichi / November 20, 2018 /

From the Cast and Crew of The Living Christmas Tree, The Point Church presents: “A CHRISTMAS CAROL” at James M. Hill Theatre. FOUR “bound-to-sell-out” performances: December 14, 15 & 16 at 7:00 pm, plus a special Saturday matinee at 2:00 pm. We’re asking a $5 donation for each ticket which will also reserve your seat – 100% of donations will go to local and global charities. Tickets are available at The Point Church Newcastle Site, while quantities last – Monday to Friday from 9-5pm (582 King George Highway). For more information, contact the church office at 622-4540, email, or visit our website at

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2018 Paul Harris Recognition Recipients for the Rotary Club of Newcastle Gary Foley and Kim Hotton

By Giv'er Miramichi / November 19, 2018 /

The Rotary Club of Newcastle is pleased to announce this years Paul Harris recognition recipients! Kim Hotton and Gary Foley for their community involvement and leadership. A celebration dinner will take place at the Miramichi Golf and Country Club on Thursday, November 22, 2018 starting at 6pm. Your choice of for $32.50 taxes / gratuity included. Salmon, BBQ Chicken or Pork. All Rotary members, family and friends as well as past Paul Harris recipients are welcome to attend. 

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