Community & Fundraising
The 4th Annual Butterfly Release Event for the Hospice Miramichi will be held on July 21st. Remember a loved one with a beautiful butterfly, and enjoy a fun-filled afternoon with a barbecue, live music and jumpy castle. All the proceeds are going to the Day Programs of the Hospice Miramichi Inc.Read More
The Miramichi Senior Sawdustmakers (MSSI) are an active group of retired persons who have a goal: to provide a venue where senior men and women can safely pursue activity that is stimulating mentally, physically, and socially, by working with wood. The non-profit organization provides a workshop with the space and tools for a wide variety of woodworking activities such as carving, turning, cabinetry, and carpentry.Read More
The Miramichi Boys and Girls Club strives to create opportunities and chances for kids from all walks of life. Children and youth from K – Gr 12 go to the Boys & Girls Club.
For some it’s attending evening programs that run throughout the school year. These are free programs. Each roster brings new themes and chances for kids to learn new skills, make new friends and try something new.
From 10 am to 7 pm on Friday, June 14th, 2019 and 10 am to 4 pm on Saturday, June 15th, 2019, come out to the Unique Family Centre of Néguac Inc. located at 1279 rue Principale Street, Néguac for their Annual Flower Sale. There will be a variety of flowers and plants available on that particular day at various prices.Read More
Brad Burns of Brad Burns Fishing shares with Giv’er On The River a Miramichi Late May Report of Fly Fishing. Check out the article to read more!Read More
Royal Canadian Legion Branch 3 Chatham recently had one of their volunteers’ named Legionnaire of the Year for the District of Northumberland- Kent. Cathy Delong was pleasantly surprised when her name was announced as the recipient of this years award. Comrade Delong has dedicated many hours to the Chatham Branch 3 Legion through her volunteerism with the Legion Bingo, 50/draw which are weekly events, setting up the tables for functions, a Greeter for events hosted by the Legion, assisting in the Kitchen and any other tasking that my required by the branch.Read More
The Miramichi Relay For Life organizing committee invites you to be part of the 18th Miramichi Relay For Life on Saturday, June 8, 2019. This year marks a change in venue for the Relay with all activities taking place at the Queen Elizabeth Park/Town Square and Kin Centre locations. The event will run from 5:00PM – 11:00 PM.Read More
On Friday, June 7th, 2019, come out to the Miramichi Beaverbrook Kinsmen Club, located at 100 Newcastle Boulevard for the The Josie Foundation’s Annual Fundraising Dinner. The mistress of ceremonies is Mrs. Judy Hallihan Losier, and this year’s guest speaker is Mr. Stephen Somers. For just $50. a person per ticket, you can have your choice of either salmon or chicken meal, and tickets are available from Town Hill Jewelry, or by calling Lois Tozer at 1-506-836-7647 or Gena Skidd at 1-506-773-6406. A chinese auction will also be available that evening.Read More
On Wednesday, May 15th, 2019, beginning at 5 pm, come and bring yourself, a friend or a family member out to the Saint Andrew’s United Church, 188 Wellington Street in Miramichi East (Chatham) for a Roast Pork Tenderloin Supper. Only 100 pre sold tickets will be available for just $15. a person and they are on sale now through the Saint Andrew’s United Church Office, 188 Wellington Street, in Miramichi East (Chatham) or by calling Karen Tozer Rose, Church Secretary at 1-506-773-9932.
The supper will be serving Roast Pork Tenderloin, potatoes, carrots, turnips, gravy and assorted cakes for dessert.
Beginning at 7pm, on Friday evening, May 10, 2019, come, bring a friend, a family member or yourself out to a night of upcycled fashion and fun at the Greater Blackville Resource Centre Fun Fashion Show to be held at the Voice of Hope Ministries, located at 12073 Route 8 Highway, in Upper Blackville. Tickets are just $10. a person, which includes your dessert and tea / coffee.The tickets can be purchased at the Greater Blackville Resource Centre Thrift Store or by calling 1-506-843-9024.Read More
A fundraising event will be held at the Miramichi Folklore Park in Renous on Sunday May 5th from 2 – 6 pm to support Abby Keenan and Anna Sturgeon, who will represent Canada this summer in Braga, Portugal at the Dance World Cup. The event will feature several local singers and musicians. Abby and Anna will also showcase their talent by performing a few dance routines. There will be a bake sale, 50/50 and tickets for a Mother’s Day basket draw.Read More
The 2019 / 12th Annual Miramichi Leadership Prayer Breakfast (formerly Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast) will be held on Friday, May 10th, 2019, from 7am to 9am, come out to the Rodd Miramichi River Hotel, located at 1809 Water Street, Miramichi East (former Town of Chatham). This year’s guest speaker is Guest Speaker is Cyndi Desjardins Wilkins from Trent Lakes, Ontario. Tickets for this year’s Prayer Breakfast are $20, and can be purchased at city hall, local churches, and Black Eagle Construction.Read More