Tag Archives: Event

Writers’ Federation to hold AGM, WordsSpring in Sussex, May 13-15

New books will be launched. Literary prizes will be awarded. Writing workshops will be presented and poetry readings will be given at the Writers’ Federation of New Brunswick’s WordsSpring in Sussex, May 13-15, with Alexander MacLeod, Allan Lynch, Chad Pelley and Beth Powning among the featured authors at this annual gathering. The three-day event is… Continue Reading

Frye Festival Reveals 2011 Authors

The Frye Festival, Atlantic Canada’s largest literary event, unveiled its spectacular line-up today for the 2011 edition, which will be held from April 25 to May 1st in Greater Moncton, NB. On the guest list, several prominent writers including the great Margaret Atwood, Charles Foran, Susan Juby, Kenneth Oppel, Shandi Mitchell, Karen Connelly, Jean-Christophe Rufin,… Continue Reading

The Great Walk for linguistic equality

The Great Walk for linguistic equality, taking place in Moncton on Saturday October 16, is taking shape and gathering interest from individuals and organizations everywhere. The Great Walk course has slightly changed. The walk will start at 1 p.m. at the corner of Highfield and Main Street, and will end in front of Moncton City… Continue Reading

Full Schedule FrancoFête

14th edition FrancoFête en Acadie 2010 Moncton NB Canada November 3-7, 2010 Tickets SOCAN song writer circle: $12 students / $18 adults Showcases – Empress Theatre: $8 students / $10 adults Showcases – Capitol Theatre: $10 students / $15 adults Coup de cœur francophone show: $25 students / $35 adults Oiseaux de nuit: Tickets available… Continue Reading

Full Schedule WordsFall

WordsFall Schedule October 16, Miramichi Morning and afternoon events are at Beaverbrook House, 518 King George Highway, Miramichi 10 – 12 : Self publishing workshop with Julie Watson Plus table and short presentation by Lightning Demand Press Please register for this workshop and lunch ($30). Noon, Lunch (included in registration): sandwiches provided by Goodie Shop… Continue Reading

WordsFall in Miramichi

Sheree Fitch, Wayne Curtis, and Ray Fraser are among the authors who will gather in Miramichi, NB, on Saturday, October 16, for the 25th anniversary celebration of the Writers’ Federation of New Brunswick. This special edition of WordsFall will be held at the historic Beaverbrook House and begins with a workshop on self-publishing, followed by… Continue Reading

Third Annual Fish Release

The Atlantic Salmon Museum in Doaktown, NB, is pleased to let you know they we will be having their annual fish release on Saturday, October 23rd.  Help them release their fish buddies to the Southwest Miramichi River. They will be having their last barbeque of the season and their annual end of the season sale… Continue Reading

Parkinson’s Education & Awareness Day

The newly formed Restigouche Region Parkinson chapter in conjunction with Parkinson Society Maritime Region will hold an education and awareness day in Campbellton on Saturday, May 8th at the Regional Hospital, Lily Lake Rd. Chapitre de la Region Restigouche Region Chapter executive to Meet and Greet at 12:15 noon 12:25 Welcome and opening remarks by… Continue Reading

Miramichi Cares for Haiti

Please come out and enjoy 12 hours of wonderful music starting with the Miramichi youth at 12noon. Food will be available on site. Our very own Dr. Tiffany Keenan is in Haiti helping with the relief effort. Lets all show our support! Donations of sandwiches and sweets are welcome. This event is being completely supported… Continue Reading