The Rotary Club of Newcastle have announced that they have
completed their website preparations and now everyone is welcome to register
online for the “Rotary Atlantic Washer Toss Championship”!
This activity will be jsut one event at the Rotary Spring Festival in Miramichi
the weekend of MAY 22-24. To register, please look under “Washer Toss”
on the official website www.RotarySpringFest.com Washer toss entries will be teams of two at a cost of $80 and guaranteed
a minimum six games under a triple elimination format on Saturday, followed
by a double elimination format for the division finalists on
Sunday. The winning team will walk away with a cash prize of $1000 and a paid entry into the World event in August while the second and third place teams will also receive cash prizes. The “Rotary Atlantic Washer Toss Championship” has been sanctioned
by the World Washer Toss Championship.
The Greater Blackville Resource Center is pleased to announce that they will be partnering
with local church groups and service groups for the 'Soups On, Again!' program. The
community is invited to come and enjoy a free
lunch from 11:30am to 1:00pm at the
March 31 - Knights of Columbus (Quarryville)
April 7 -
To Be Announced
April 14 - Anglican Church Hall (Blackville)
April 21 - Upper Blackville Baptist Church (Howard
April 28 - Voice of Hope Ministries (Blackville)
April 14 - Holy Trinity Anglican Church Hall (Blackville)
For more information, or if you would like to partner to put on a luncheon, please contact Rev.
Le Blanc at 506-843-9034
The Community Support Group will be happening from 6:30pm -
8:30pm at Newcastle Kin Centre. This nurturing group is designed for people recovering from Mental Health and Addictions.
Caregivers are more than welcome as well. For more information, please call The Schizophrenia Society of NB Miramichi
at 506-622-1595 or Linda Stevens at 506-622-2440.
MARCH ( ALL MONTH)
Miramichi Twins Baseball will be having March Madness Early Registration during the
month of March for Rally Cap Junior & Rally Cap Senior. The cost is only
$35 which includes a t-shirt and rally cap program hats. The early registration is for boys & girls
born in 2007, 2008, 2009 & 2010 with morning or evening sessions available. The registration rate after April 1st
is $65. For more details visit www.miramichitwins.ca
EVERY FRIDAY NIGHT
Night will be held at the Golden Hawk Rec Center from 6:00pm - 9:00pm. Activities include a Mobile Gaming Unit, Laser
Tag, Open Gym Activities, Games Room and a DJ. Golden Hawk Youth Night is open to youth Grades 5 - 12 and runs from
Sept. 19 - May 15 on Fridays from 6:00pm - 9:00pm. For more information, please call the Miramichi Community Wellness
and Recreation Department at 506-623-2300 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org
If you desire to communicate more clearly this year, consider joining us on Monday
nights for Toastmasters at 7:00pm at the Nordin Rec Center. You might have a job interview, an important meeting, a chance
to make a presentation or a toast at a wedding or just provide better customer service, Toastmasters can help you in all areas!!
For more details, please call 506-773-7827 or go online at www.miramichi.toastmastersclubs.org
APRIL 2, Thursday
Cribbage is held every Thursday evening at the Knights of
Columbus Hall in Quarryville with registration between 7:00pm & 7:30pm when the games begin. All are welcome.
ARPIL 2, Thursday
The Smokers Anonymous
Support Group will hold its meeting on Thursdays at 7:00pm at the Miramichi Regional Hospital, in the Hyland Theater, 500
Water Street. All smokers, non-smokers, and those wanting to quit smoking, are welcomed to attend this FREE support group. Please help
spread the word by inviting your family and friends to attend. These meetings are designed as a way for the group to offer support and encouragement to one another to quit or refrain from smoking.
For more information call 506-627-7565 or email email@example.com
MARCH 17, Tuesday - APRIL 24, Tuesday
There will be a
ladies six week Bible study held at Lyttleton Pentecostal Church, each evening at 6:30pm. All ladies are welcome and
they will be studying Beth Moore's "Stepping Up - A Journey Through the Psalms of Ascent"
MARCH 31, Tuesday
An Overcomers group will meet every Tuesday at 7:30pm at the Village of Blackville
is a scripture based program for individuals and families suffering from ANY addictive
behaviors such as: alcoholism, drugs, pornography, gambling, anger, overspending,
past pain, control issues, low self esteem, overeating, smoking, fear, shame ect.
It is TOTALLY anonymous and all are welcome. For more details or for any questions, please contact
Goji's Frozen Yogurt Miramichi is holding a fundraiser in support of Autism Resources Miramichi Inc. from 6:00pm - 9:00pm. During those hours 20% of the sales between will be
to Autism Resource Miramichi. Bring all of your friends!
The Annual General Meeting for The Josie Foundation will be happening at the Days
Inn Conference Center, 457 King George Highway, beginning at 6:30pm. Everyone is welcome.
APRIL 14, Tuesday (RSVP BY MARCH 31)
The Schizophrenia Society
of New Brunswick and the New Brunswick Association for Community
Living are hosting a FREE Employer Breakfast Forum for community leaders, employers
and educators starting at 7:30am at the Rodd River Hotel in Miramichi. The Employer
Breakfast Forum is an opportunity for employers to gain awareness of the proven benefits
of hiring a person with a disability, receive information on provincial programs that are
available & connect employers to employees. Please RSVP by Tuesday March 31 by emailing:
firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone at 506-624-7909.
St. James and St. John United Church is preparing for its Good Friday drama presentation,
“We Will Remember”, presented by St. James & St. John Players. The United Church
extends an invitation to the community to attend this year’s Good Friday presentation
starting at 7:30pm. Good Friday commemorates the crucifixion of Jesus and
is the most solemn day in the Christian calendar. All Christians observe this
day with great humility and reverence and it is that spirit of humility and reverence
that is reflected in “We Will Remember”. For further information
contact Janice O’Shea at the Church Center at 506-622-1598 or by sending email to email@example.com
APRIL 4, Saturday & APRIL 5, Sunday
The Easter Drama 'Nicodemus - The Distant Disciple' will be performed at the Miramichi Wesleyan Church, each evening at 7:00pm. All are welcome and for more information please phone 506-622-7845, 506-622-0126 or 506-625-1126. From the
home of Nicodemus in Jerusalem, to a private evening meeting
with Jesus, to later preparing the crucified body for burial,
the audience will follow the role of one of the lesser known characters
in the first century events. This original play, written by Victor Cooper of Rogersville and Pastor Gary Churchill
will be a Tartan Day Dinner & Concert on Easter Monday at the Beaverbrook Kin Center
starting at 6:00pm. Hosted by the 58th Miramichi Folksong Festival featuring Celtic group
“Sona” from Oromocto plus Miramichi guests, Jack Wilson, Ian Craig, Scottish Dancers
& Miramichi Sings under the direction of Margaret Craig & Mary & Susan Butler. Tickets $30 each by reservation, call
506-622-1780 or firstname.lastname@example.org
APRIL 9, Thursday
The Miramichi Chamber of Commerce will be having a special Lunch & Learn
at the Rodd Miramichi
River Hotel from 12:00pm - 1:00pm. The topic of the event is "What Business Leaders
Need to Know About Today's Information Technology. A complimentary lunch will be served
and for more information or to RSVP please contact the Chamber at 506-622-5522.
Business leaders in todays competitive market are always on the lookout for new ways to
get the edge on the competition, reduce costs and increase productivity. Kent Ellefsen
and Jeremy Agnew are responsible for a local business division within IMP Group that has
experienced exponential growth by helping Atlantic Canadian businesses optimize their IT
environments, while reducing technology related costs by up to 30%.
Tim Neufeld and the Glory Boys will be performing Live at the Vogue Theatre at 7:00pm. Tim Neufeld, lead singer
for the Canadian Rock band Starfield, launches a solo music career which sees him
going back to his roots. With a joyful mix of bluegrass, hymns and modern choruses his concerts have best been described as
a Worship Hoedown. This is a concert for all ages and is guaranteed to lift your spirits and get your feet tapping.
APRIL 14, Tuesday
There will be a Employer Breakfast Forum happening at 7:30am at the Rodd Miramichi
River Hotel. The
forums topic is "Making Your Business More Profitable with an Inclusive Workforce".
The event is funded by the government of Canada and the province of NB through
the Canada-NB Labour Market Agreement. Save the Date!
APRIL 25, Saturday
The NBCC Wellness Committee is having a yard sale
in the gymnasium at the college (80 University Avenue, Miramichi) from 8:30am - 1:00pm. Cost for renting a table
is $5 with set up being the evening before from 5:00pm - 9:00pm. If you are interested in renting a table, please call
Rhona at 506-778-6045 but hurry, limited number of tables are available!
APRIL 28, Tuesday
Joel Plaskett with the Emergency kick off their national tour in support of
the new album Park Avenue
Sobriety Test in Miramichi at 7:30 pm at Carrefour Beausoleil. Tickets are $35 (Inc.
HST) and are available at Brookdale Flower Shop, City Limits Convenience and Millbank
Music or at octopushouse.ca/mail-order. Joel Plaskett with the Emergency and Mo Kenny are
an Octopus House Presentation. For more information on upcoming shows, follow us
on Facebook or visit our website octopushouse.ca or phone 506-251-9709
MAY 2, Saturday
Autism Resources Miramichi Inc. presents, their biggest
fundraising event of the year, the 5th
annual 'All Things Ladies'! The event will be happening at Riverside Entertainment Center
from 7:00pm - 10:00pm. Tickets are $20 each and available at: Autism Resources Miramichi,
N&J Convenience, Country Floral, Town Hill Jewellry, Absolute Beauty and WIllie
McGees Pub. Sponsored by Miramichi Honda and Country Floral. All of the things ladies
love in one place at one party!
MAY 8, Friday & MAY 9, Saturday
Middle school and
high school youth groups are invited to 'Springforth' in Moncton. Big bands and big speakers are going to be on hand and you'll be challenged to take a springing leap forward in your journey with God! Sky terminal, Shiloh Band, Mike Gordon and Randy Carter will all be there. More information and registration are available at springforth.baptist-atlantic.ca or you can phone 506-635-1922 ext 111