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Relief Chronic Pain Support Group
Thursday, May 28 – 7-9pm
“Relief Chronic Pain Support Group offers a free 2 hour monthly support group meeting for all chronic pain sufferers, whether they have chronic pain from illness or as a result of an injury. Support Group meetings have a monthly topic and guest speakers to discuss topics such as: Chronic pain, Depression, Medications and pain treatments, Meditation, Coping Mechanisms, Dealing with Disability etc. The chronic pain support group is facilitated by a Registered Nurse living with chronic pain herself.
The goal of the support group is give chronic pain sufferers an opportunity to get educated about their pain and learn coping mechanisms that will improve their quality of life and functioning.
For more information please call Angela MacDonald at 1(506)-210-3568 or by email at chronicpainnb@gmail.com

” No more suffering in silence “


Angela MacDonald 210-3568 chronicpainnb@gmail.com
chronicpainnb.com PainCantWait.ca
Dance with Ti-Blanc
Saturday, May 30 – 9 p.m. – Midnight
“Ti-Blanc will be performing at the Nordin Rec Centre, Saturday May 30 from 9 p.m. – Midnight. Doors open at 8 p.m. Tickets are $10 each and available at Dickson’s Kwik Way, The Kingsway Restaurant, Miramichi Meat or by calling Tim or Lynn at 622-7155. Profits to the Miramichi Food Bank. Bring in non perishable food items and your name will be entered in a draw for a $100 Gift Certificate from Lounsbury Furniture.

Tim or Lynn Osmond 506-622-7155 tosmond@nbnet.nb.ca
Pretty in Pink a Retreat for those living with Breast Cancer
Saturday, Jun 6 – 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.
“On Saturday June 6, 2015 from 9:00 A.M. to 4:00 P.M. there will be a retreat for those living with breast NB Breast Cancer organization. It is held at the Rodd Hotel, 1809 Water Street, Miramichi. Our theme this year is “Pretty In Pink”. Registration fee is $10.00 and covers snacks, lunch and activities. Any woman with cancer is welcome to join us. Please contact Cheryl Stewart at 622-0172 or the Social Work Department at 623-3185. Registration deadline is May 28, 2015.

Cheryl Stewart 506-622-0172 retreat@nbbcn.org
www.nbbcn.org
Pretty in Pink a Retreat for those Living with Breast Cancer
Saturday, Jun 6 – 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.
“NB Breast Cancer Organization is sponsoring a retreat for those who are living with breast cancer, with the theme being “Pretty in Pink”. It is being held at the Rodd Hotel 1809 Water Street, Miramichi. The event is held from 9 am to 4 pm, and lunch is included. Registration takes place between now and May 28, 2015, and the registration fee is $10.00. Your registration fee plus funds from our partners will cover snacks, lunch and all activities. For more information please call Cheryl Stewart at 622-0172 or the Social Work Dept at 623-3185.

Cheryl Stewart 506-622-0172 k2kosmo@yahoo.com
www.nbbcn.org
MIRAMICHI WALK FOR ALS & FAMILY FUN DAY
Saturday, Jun 13 – 10:00
“*****LOCATION: FRENCH FORT COVE*****
REGISTRATON 10:00 AM
WALK 11:00 AM TO 1:00 PM
There will be a Bar-B-Q, Jolly Jumpers, Face painting, Balloon Artist, and Entertainment by: Adam Jardine
If you wish to collect donations, the pledge forms can be printed at walkforals.ca

WENDY COOK 5066254046 wendycook72@yahoo.ca
Big Am Trail Run
Sunday, Jun 14 – 8:30 am
“The Miramichi Police Force is proud to host the 2nd Annual Big Am Challenge at the French Fort Cove on June 14th, 2015, at 10am.

Last year???s event drew over 100 participants!!!!

The event is in memory of Sgt. Ambury ???Big Am??? Newman, a dedicated police officer for 35 years, and retired member of the Miramichi Police Force, who passed away on January 3rd, 2008.

EVERYONE WELCOME! – The challenge is intended to raise awareness about the importance of officer wellness and promote being physically active in our community. Everyone is welcome to participate, and the experience is meant to be FUN and CHALLENGING for all!!!
CHILDREN UNDER 14 ??? Kids participating in the 1.5K walk/run will receive medals supplied by New Brunswick Medical Society and RunNB.

RACE DETAILS ??? The race will be held on June 14th, 2015. Same day registration Cove Road Entrance 8:30-9:30am. The run will start at 10:00am. Participants can walk a 1.5km route or challenge themselves to a 6km trek through the trails.

COST – $10 per person ($5 for children under 14).
Follow the event on facebook at https://www.facebook.com/pages/Big-Am-Challenge/381694938708242


CELTIC REVIVAL! – The SKY Family at the Miramichi Wesleyan C
Monday, Jun 15 – 7:00 pm
“Type yourCeltic Revival! ECMA nominees The SKY Family will be performing their high energy Celtic music, dance and Gospel production Celtic Revival! Delighting audiences from coast to coast across the U.S. and Canada the SKY Family is Eastern Canada’s premier Irish Dance production. Fast-paced music and high-energy Irish dance combined with humor and inspiration makes a toe-tapping time for the whole family!

MIRAMICHI WESLEYAN CHURCH
52 NELSON STREET (HWY 126)
MIRAMICHI, NB


Esther Rennick 506-471-7452 esther.rennick@rogers.com
MOMS ON THE MOVE
Tuesday, Jun 16 – 10:30 am
“MOMS on the MOVE
MOM is a FREE outdoor walking program for Moms, Dads and other caregivers that meet at the French Fort
Cove parking lot area on Tuesdays at 10:30 am from June 16 to October 1. New participants are always
welcome. These walks are intended as exercise for the adults, so please bring a stroller, snugly or other mode
of baby transportation for the little ones. Contact Jason Walsh at the Miramichi Recreation Department for
more information by calling 623-2054 or email jason.walsh@miramichi.org

Jason Walsh 506-623-2054 jason.walsh@miramichi.org
MOVE IT OR LOSE IT!
Tuesday, Jun 16 – 10 am
“MOVE IT OR LOSE IT!
This program provides an opportunity for individuals 50 and over to GET and STAY ACTIVE.
Features walking, pole walking, seminars on active living and geocaching in the beautiful scenery of the French Fort Cove.
Whether you would like to try some new activities such as pole walking and geocaching or would just like to join us to walk the trails, there is something for everyone.

Tuesdays 10 am-12 noon Pole Walking/Walking
Thursdays 10 am-12 noon Geocaching

This program is FREE to individuals but there are limited spaces due to equipment availability. If you would like to register for these exciting new programs you can do so beginning May 20th during regular office hours at the Miramichi Community Wellness & Recreation Department (623-2300). For further information, contact Jason Walsh at 623-2054


Jason Walsh 506-623-2054 jason.walsh@miramichi.org
Cultural Connections Grand Opening
Tuesday, Jun 30 –
“Come celebrate the grand opening of Miramichi Settlement Services??? non-profit store ???Cultural Connections???. Run by volunteers, this store will feature products from different countries around the world.

Sandra Bunting (506) 733-527