• Adopt a Cat Month

    The Victoria County SPCA is celebrating Adopt a Shelter Cat month with an unbelievable deal! You could pay anywhere from $5 to $50 for your adoption fee! You draw your adoption fee from a fish bowl and that is what you pay! Even $50 is an incredible deal on a cat that is sterilized and up to date on all vaccinations. The Victoria County SPCA has over 50 cats to choose from. Let's Turn the Forgotten into Family and get these kitties a wonderful home. Please visit us any day from 11am-2pm, or by appointment. We are 10 minutes from the Plaster Rock Irving. You can also visit our website: victoriacountyspca.com or our Facebook page : The New Victoria County SPCA, to see our cats who are up for adoption.
  • Summer Reading Club 2017

    Tuesday, June 27 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Let's celebrate! The Saint-Léonard Public Library launches its Summer Reading Club. All children from 0 to 18 years old and parents are invited to register on Tuesday, June 27 and to celebrate the beginning of the Reading Club. Come and paint beautiful designs in the face and decorate your own "cupcake". You can also play Mini Putt! To register or for more information please contact us by phone, 423-3025, by email, stlplib@gnb.ca, or visit our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/bibliotheque.lornejviolette
  • Little Chefs

    Wednesday, June 28 from 1:15 pm to 2:45 pm You know what it takes to celebrate? A cake, of course! As part of the Summer Reading Club, come and create a S'mores cake shaped like a maple leaf to celebrate Canada's 150th birthday at the Saint-Léonard Public Library. To register or for more information please contact us by phone, 423-3025, by email, stlplib@gnb.ca, or visit our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/bibliotheque.lornejviolette
  • Free Movies

    Grand Cinema 3 will have free Matinees on June 28, June 29 and June 30 at 2:00 pm as part of the potato Festival. The free movies will be Smurfs ''The Lost Village'', Lego Batman and Sing. The matinees are sponsored by Northwest Potato Farm and Ed & Dan Farm. Sunday July 2 (after the parade) the matinee at regular price will start at 3 pm. Sunday Midnight Run free movie will be playing after the fireworks around 11:30 pm the movie will be ''Fate of the Furious'' sponsored by the Grand Falls Regional Festival.
  • Kindergarten Bag Day

    The Grand Falls Public Library is having a special event for pre-kindergarten children and their families Wednesday, June 28th at 6:30pm. Come listen to stories and make crafts together using the items in your Welcome to Kindergarten Bag. Participants, please bring the bag that you will receive from the school! For more information and to register: phone 475-7781, email gfplib@gnb.ca, or see our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/bibliograndsault.grandfallslib.
  • Capture The Flag

    Thursday, June 29 from 1:15 pm to 2:45 pm Did you know that the war almost broke out in Edmundston between the British and the Americans? Who would have won if the war had taken place? The Saint-Léonard Public Library invites you to recreate the war by playing capture the flag. As part of the Reading Club, this activity is aimed at children aged 9 and over. To register or for more information please contact us by phone, 423-3025, by email, stlplib@gnb.ca, or visit our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/bibliotheque.lornejviolette
  • Eat Together Day

    Atlantic Superstore in Grand falls is celebrating #eattogetherday Thursday June 29th. In honor of this we will be hosting a community BBQ from 3-7pm, open to the whole community. We will also be collecting donations for the local food bank and the Little Chefs program at the library. There will be activities, music, miss PTA, and more!
  • Ball Hockey

    Friday, June 30 from 10:15 to 11:45 The Saint-Léonard Public Library, as part of the Reading Club, invites young people aged 12 to 15 to go to École Grande-Rivière to participate in a non-competitive game of ball hockey. Parents and friends are invited to attend the game. Come play one of our national sport on Canada's 150th birthday! To register or for more information please contact us by phone, 423-3025, by email, stlplib@gnb.ca, or visit our Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/bibliotheque.lornejviolette
  • Canada Day

    The city of Edmundston is hosting Canada Day activities at La Place de l'Artisan. 10am-2pm - Games 10:30am - Local artists and buskers 11:30am - Official Canada Day Ceremony 12pm - Local artists with picnic and cake 1pm - Street Show "Production 3.2.1.cirque" 1:40pm - Local artists perform In case of rain, the event will take place at the Municipal Parking garage.
  • Book Lunch and Celebrations

    The municipality of Drummond is in the process of celebrating 50 years of incorporation this July 2017. The planning committee is organising special events to be held mid-July. A commemorative book detailing community life and events in Drummond during the past fifty years is now in the process of being prepared and planned for the celebrations. If you are interested in sponsoring or contributing to the book please contact Jaquie Walker at 473-3162.
  • Canada Day Potluck

    The New Denmark Rec Center is hosting a Canada Day potluck as part of the Canada 150 celebrations on Saturday July 1st at 12pm. Bring your favorite dishes and friends. A free will offering with all the proceeds going to the New Denmark Rec Center.
  • Drummond 50th Anniversary Celebrations

    Friday July 21st 7pm - Official Opening 9pm - Music with Greg & Suzanne 11pm - Fireworks sponsored by Pierre Sales & Service and after the fireworks, music continues with Greg & Suzanne. Saturday July 22nd 11am - Family Picnik sponsored by Drummond Insulation 11am-5pm - Inflatable games sponsored by Drummond Building Supplies 12:30pm-5pm - Mr. Balloon will be there to make balloon animals for the kids 3pm - Local artists perform 6pm - Spicy Boys perform 7pm-1am - Blond Bernier performs Sunday 23rd 9:30am - The 50th anniversary Mass 11am - Brunch at the tent sponsored by Twin Levesque Farms. 1pm - The unveiling of the monument.
  • Tuff Muck Challenge

    ACCEPTING REGISTRATIONS NOW FOR 2017 FOR THE TUFF MUCK CHALLENGE! Join us Saturday, July 29, 2017. Visit http://www.perth-andover.com/tuff-muck-challenge for more information on the tuff muck challenge, or to register your team. Visit our Facebook Page for photos of last year’s event!
  • CUPE NB Gives Back

    July 29 from 11-2pm Veterans Field in Perth Andover (across from Elk's Club) CUPE NB Gives Back! Mr. Balloon, bouncing castles, fish pond and BBQ, face painting and games for the kids. Everyone is welcome to this free event.
  • Computer Help Sessions for Individuals

    The Grand Falls Public Library will be offering individual computer help sessions to the public from now until August 19th, 2017. You can come into the library or call 475-7781 during regular library hours to book an appointment. We will be able to help you with basic computer topics such as creating an email account, creating social media accounts (Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, etc.), using Microsoft Office software (Word, PowerPoint, Publisher). The one hour sessions will be tailored to your needs and personal interests. For more information, please contact the library at 475-7781.