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Just a reminder that registrations are being finalized for Autism Resource Miramichi's Summer Social Skills program. The children start July 7 and will attend one or two times per week until August 15.

Registration for Camp Sheldrake's Summer Programs for campers ages 8 - 17 is on going.  New for 2014 "Chefs In the Kitchen" getting campers in the kitchen.  Complete Registration and Schedule information is available www.campsheldrake.ca or by phone 506-622-8907

The Greater Blackville Resource Centre thrift store sells quality used clothing to raise money to support the Blackville Food Bank.  It is open every Wednesday & Thursday 10:00am - 4:00pm and Friday 10:00am - 2:00pm.  Find great deals on all men's, women's and children's clothing, plus a nice selection of some specialty items.  Located in Upper Blackville just past the Nine Pine Restaurant.  For more information, please call 506-843-9024.

JULY 21, Monday - JULY 24, Thursday
Vacation Bible School will take place at the Hillside Church Blackville from 6:00pm - 8:00pm.  Please join in with VBS Team from Georgia each evening for a great time of devotion, games and snack.  Open to all elementary aged kids and there is no cost.

JULY 21, Monday - JULY 25, Friday
 Kid Playhouse Productions presents Puppets & More for ages 6 - 8 at 55 Cunard St. Miramichi.  The
program will be happening from 9:00am - 2:00pm and will include acting, drumming, puppets and lots more fun!  For more details, please call Glen: 506-778-8493 or visit them on Facebook @ KidPlayhouse Productions.

 JULY 21, Monday - JULY 25, Friday
St. Mary's Roman Catholic Church will be holding its 4th annual VBS from Monday - Friday, 9:00am - 11:30pm.  There is no fee, and it promises to be a fun-filled week!  Everyone ages 4-12 welcome.  Please call Cindy at 506-622-5723 to register.

JULY 26, Saturday - AUGUST 4, Monday
The 38th Annual Miramichi Valley Baseball League Old Timers Tournament 1977 - 2014 will be held.  On Saturday at 7:00pm the community service awards gala banquet will be held at the
Chatham Head Banquet Recreation Center.  On Friday, August 1st at 7:00pm the 55+ old timers game will be held with the Miramichi Valley Baseball League stars vs. Chatham Head Tigers.  The
Sonny Ramsay hitting contest follows the game and at 9:00pm the Festival Night will begin with entertainment by Jeff Hogan at the Waldo Henderson Memorial Ball Field.  On Saturday, August
2nd:  2:00pm Chatham Ironmen vs. Douglastown Rangers, 6:00pm Newcastle Cardinals vs Chatham Head Tigers and at 9:00pm Festival Night with Jeff Hogan at the Rec Center.  On Sunday August 3rd:  1:00pm Consolation final, 4:00pm the Championship final and at 9:00pm the closing dance will be held at the Chatham Head Rec Center

JULY 27, Sunday – AUGUST 3, Sunday
The Bay Du Vin Summer Survival will be held all week.  There will be a community fundraiser with something for all ages.  Family events include a car rally, scavenger hunt , a treasure hunt, a clown or magician evening with free hotdogs and ice cream, a frog race and games on Saturday.

JULY 28, Monday - AUGUST 3, Sunday
The Rogersville Brussels Sprout Festival will be happening.  Events include a parade, the giant bingo, the poker rally, and lots of bands and shows done by local performers.

UNTIL AUGUST 24, Sunday
The Schizophrenia Society of New Brunswick- Miramichi Chapter is selling tickets on a 2014 Polaris Sportsman 570 from LJ Patterson’s Sales & Service.  Tickets are just $10 each or 3 for $25. 
The draw date is August 24th and if anyone is interested in purchasing a ticket, please stop by the office at 1756 Water St. Suite 103 or call 506-622-1595.

AUGUST 1, Friday - AUGUST 4, Monday
The Campbellton-Chaleur Ball Hockey Association will be hosting a ball hockey tournament where $15,000 worth of prizes is to be won.  Prizes will be awarded to the 1st, 2nd & 3rd place teams in the amounts of $10,000, $3,500 and $1,500 respectively.  The Campbellton Classic, as the tournament has been called, will take place over the August long weekend and teams are guaranteed to play a minimum of three games with the top eight teams advancing to a single game elimination playoff round.  Teams can register by visiting the CCBHA website at www.ccballhockey.com or by contacting Marc Savoie directly at 506-787-0441 or msavoie@ccballhockey.com.  The cost for teams to register is $350/team or $300/team for the first 16 teams. Teams should hurry as the tournament is limited to 24 teams overall and 8 teams have already registered (as of April 29th).

AUGUST 3, Sunday - AUGUST 8, Friday
The 57th Miramichi Folk Song Festival will be held with events happening each day at the BeaverBrook Kin Center & Patio. 

Sunday:    There will be an open air gospel concert at 2:00pm on the patio
Monday:   There will be a New Brunswick Day Breakfeast from 9:00am - 11:30am.  Admission for adults is $6 and for children $3
The official opening of the festival will be at 7:00pm.  Door tickets $18
Tuesday:   Noon lucheon with music & entertainment from 11:30am - 1:00pm.  Admission for adults is $15 and for children $7
Evening concert will be at 7:30pm.  Admission is $15 at the door.
Wednesday: Noon lucheon with music & entertainment from 11:30am to 1:00pm.  Admission for adults is $15 and for children $7
There will be a Childrens Show starting at 2:00pm.  Admission for adults is $5 and for children $2
There will be an evening concert starting at 7:30pm.  Admission is $15
Thursday:   Noon lucheon with music & entertainment from 11:30am - 1:00pm.  Admission for adults is $15 and for children $7
A Fiddle Workshop will beging at 2:00pm
There will be an evening concert starting at 7:30pm.  Admission is $15
Friday:   There will be a closing Dinner Theatre happening at 6:00pm.  Admission is by Reservation Only and tickets are $30 each.  Please phone Susan 506-622-1780 or email:
susanbutler@xplornet.com.

Tickets are also for sale at Brookdale Flower Shop, Kingstons Car Wash, Newcastle Farmers Market or by calling 506-622-1780

AUGUST 6, Wednesday - AUGUST 9, Saturday
Burnt Church First Nations will be having Sporting Events for the community.  Sporting events include 3-D archery, ball hockey, soccer, golf and more!  All are welcome.

AUGUST 8, Friday - AUGUST 10, Sunday
The 6th Annual BlueGrass Festival will be happening at The Dungarvon Whooper, 335 Maclaggan Drive, in Blackville.  Gates will
open August 5 at 8:00am with early bird camping costing $5 a day.  There will be weekend passes available including camping for $40 and there will be 24hr security all weekend.   Friday evening events will be starting at 7:00pm so bring your own lawnchairs!  There are no hookups avaliable, a canteen will be avaliable on site as well as a dumping station on site.  For more information call Allan Washburn 506-624-3908 or Richard Hayes 506-843-3479

AUGUST 15, Friday
The L’Acadie Celebration in Miramichi will be happening starting at 11:30am at the Town Square with the
protocol ceremony & tintamarre.  Musical show with Hert LeBlanc will be starting at 12:00pm, 1:15pm there will be animation for children, at 1:45pm there will be a musical show with La Trappe A Homard and then at 3:00pm the closing word.

AUGUST 16, Saturday
The Miramichi Dragon Boat Festival will be happening at the Waterford Green.  All are welcome!

AUGUST 22, Friday - AUGUST 24, Sunday
The Rogersville BlueGrass Festival 2014 will be held.  Advanced tickets are on sale for $50 and kids that
are under 14 will be admitted for free as long as they are with their parents.  For more information, please call Carole Herbert: 506-773-9166 or Norman Roy 506-773-5444 or Gilles Roy 506-775-6382

AUGUST 22, Friday - AUGUST 24, Sunday
The Parish of Nelson will be celebrating 200 years!  Events planned include a1969 high school reunion, a
kitchen party, a dance, a family parade, a quilt show and crafts, the great duck race, washer toss tournament, a genealogy display to look up family history, canoe races and much much more!  All are welcome

AUGUST 22, Friday - AUGUST 24, Sunday
The Miramichi Scottish Festival will be happening!  Everyone is welcome to come and enjoy music, song,
dance and much more.

AUGUST 30, Saturday & AUGUST 31, Sunday
The 32nd Annual Acadieville Picnic will be held at Our Lady of the Immaculate Conception Catholic Church
from 1:00pm - 9:30pm.  There will be all kind of amusements, variety of booth games, plenty for young and old!  Events including 50/50 draw, BINGO, a Church Supper will be held through the weekend.