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95 Birthday Celebration
Saturday, Aug 2 – 2-4 PM
“In honor of Joyce James who will be celebrating her 95th birthday, an Open House of celebration will held on Saturday, August 2, 2014 from 2 ??? 4 p.m. at St. James and St. John United Church Center, 556 King George Hwy. Drop in and wish Joyce a Happy Birthday; please, best wishes only. Refreshments and cake will be served.

Kimberley Shaddick 506 622-0448 kshaddick@rogers.com
2014 Show & Shine
Saturday, Aug 2 – 10:00am-4:00pm
“Enjoy live entertainment and the car show!

Mavis Williamson 778-0900 downtowns@miramichi.net
www.downtownsmiramichi.com
Mud Bog
Sunday, Aug 3 –
“ATV Mud Bog, AUGUST 3RD, 1928 ROUTE 450 LAGAC??VILLE
REGISTRATION START AT 12:30 UNTIL 2:00
BRING YOUR OWN CHAIRS AS THERE IS NO BLEACHERS.
FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT SAMUEL 506-623-4993

Samuel St-Coeur 623-4993 loupet@rogers.com
50′s Swing Dance Lessons
Monday, Aug 4 –
“Come get your summer dose of the 50′s at our swing dance lessons! Classes start Aug. 4 and run every mon/wed. No experience required, grab a partner and come out for great fun and exercise. Ages 15 and up. For more info/pricing contact Taylor at 506-447-7409 or email taylor.lavigne@hotmail.com

Taylor Lavigne 506-447-7409 taylor.lavigne@hotmail.com
https://www.facebook.com/groups/705683549491534/
Acadian Day in Miramichi
Friday, Aug 15 – All Afternoon
“11:30 am Formal ceremony and the TINTAMARRE all around the Town Square

12:00 Musical performance with Hert Leblanc

1:15 pm Animation for the kids

1:45 pm Musical performance with the group ???La Trappe ?? homard???

3:00 pm Closing remarks and 50/50 draw

It???s free

Bring your own chair

Food stall, craft stall, etc. Game for kids all day.

Information: 506-627-4228


Miramichi Dragon Boat Festival
Saturday, Aug 16 – 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
“If you are 16 or older, this is your chance to participate in the fourth annual Miramichi Dragon Boat Festival on August 16th at Waterford Green. This event is expected to attract more than 5,000 people to historic downtown Chatham to watch the races on the Miramichi River. This is a family event with entertainment, food vendors, prizes and fun for all ages. It encourages health and wellness through physcial activity. The event if alcohol free and begins at 6:00am with a Sunrise Ceremony, 8:00 Captain Meeting, 8:30 Opening Ceremonies, 9:00 Dragon Boat Races. 11:30 Brest Cancer Pink Carnation Ceremony. 4:00 Medal Ceremony. We need paddlers and teams. You can put in a team with your friends, co-workers. or you can be a spare paddler on a boat. All teams will have the opportunity to train the week leading up to the race. Each paddler must raise $60 to participate. The money raised goes back in the Miramichi. For more infomation call Gena 773-6406. Deadline for registration is August 4th. Paddles up.Type your description here

Valerie Bowes 506-778-9995 jbrian@nb.sympatico.ca
www.rotaryclubofchatham.com
Win a Four Wheeler
Sunday, Aug 24 –
“The Schizophrenia Society of New Brunswick- Miramichi Chapter is selling tickets on a 2014 Polaris sportsman 570 from Patterson???s Sales for $10 a ticket or 3 for $25. The draw date is August 24th. If anyone is interested in purchasing a ticket please stop by the office at 1756 Water St. Suite 103 or call 622-1595.

Movie – God’s Not Dead
Saturday, Sep 6 – 18:00
“Movie – God’s Not Dead to be held September 6 and 7 at 6 PM at Miramichi Wesleyan Church, 52 Nelson Street. Free will offering will be received.

Natalie Thibeau-Rector 5067780950 rectors@nb.sympatico.ca
Learn FRENCH in Miramichi
Wednesday, Sep 10 –
“LEARN FRENCH FOR WORK, TRAVEL OR PLEASURE

Whether for work, travel or pleasure, learning French as a second language can increase your marketability as employers rely more and more on employees being able to communicate in both official languages.

This program is designed especially for adults and is available to people 19 years of age and older.

In this beginner course, the emphasis is on speaking and listening skills. The participants will develop speaking abilities needed to function in various situations such as introducing oneself to others and giving and asking for information.

The course consists of 2,5 hours weekly live classroom sessions, offered on a 12 week period (30 hours total).

DATES
Beginner 1
Sept. 10 to Dec. 3, 2014
Wednesdays from 6:30 pm to 9 pm

Beginner 2
Sept. 11 to Dec. 4, 2014
Thursdays from 6:30 pm to 9 pm

LOCATION
Carrefour Beausoleil, Miramichi, NB

COST
$295 (taxes included)

INFO AND REGISTRATION
Ruth Gauvin (506) 336-3400 ext. 8205
ruth.gauvin@umoncton.ca


Ruth Gauvin 506-336-3400 ruth.gauvin@umoncton.ca
Coffee Break for Alzheimers
Tuesday, Sep 30 –
“The Alzheimer Society of New Brunswick is proud to present the 19th annual Coffee Break fundraising campaign during the month of September! ???Coffee Breaks??? are easy, enjoyable and practical and help us to continue to support those impacted by Alzheimer???s disease. We supply all the materials and the funds you raise stay in your own community. The funds raised enable the Alzheimer Society of New Brunswick to continue providing education and support services to those living with Alzheimer???s disease and dementia, as well as to their caregivers, families, and support networks in our own communities.
Bring your favorite mug and join us during the month of September for our Coffee Break.
Together we can make every cup count!

For the entire Month of Septem