• Operation Christmas Child Shoebox pick up/drop off

    Shoeboxes will be available for PICK UP beginning October 1st until November 17th at TNS Custom Blinds (25 Youghall Drive, across from Lounsbury's) from Monday to Friday 8:30AM-5PM or at the Great Canadian Dollar store in Beresford. Shoeboxes can be DROPPED OFF at the new primary collection center: The Point Church (780 O'Neil Ave) from Monday November 13 to Sunday November 19 (Monday to Friday 1PM-2PM, Saturday 1PM-5PM and Sunday 1PM-3PM) or at TNS Custom Blinds (25 Youghall Drive, across from Lounsbury's) from October 1st to November 17th, Monday to Friday 8:30AM-5PM. For more information contact Nancy Sirois at 548-4566, 545-8578 or nancy@tnsblinds.ca
  • October 2017 World Travel Draw Winners

    Prize Winners 1st Prize Trip to Cancun Royal Solars: Julie De Champlain, 2nd Prize $ 500 Cash: Suzanne Foran, 3rd Prize $ 244 Cash: Barbara DeCandido, 4th Prize $ 125 from Sedona: Diane MacPharland, 5th Prize $125 from Captain's Cabin/Fashion Deck: Pauline Armstrong, 6th Prize $ 100 gift certificate from Danny's: Andre Deschenes, 7th Prize $ 100 gift certificate from Atlantic Host: Rachel Mallais, 8th Prize $ 100 gift certificate from Nectar: Judy Turple, 9th Prize $ 100 gift certificate from Tower Jewellery: Heather Chamberlain, 10th Prize $ 100 gift certificate from Népisiguit River Company: Isabelle Morrier, 11th Prize $ 50 gift certificate from Chicken King & Chinese Palace: Helen PEtrie, 12th Prize $ 50 gift certificate from Catherine & Company: William McLean
  • Friends of Health Chase the Ace of Hearts

    Play Friends of Health Chase the Ace of Hearts and you could win an estimated $13,100!! Tickets are $5 each, supporting our Northern NB Hospital Foundations and Chaleur Seniors Clubs. Tickets are available at most convenience stores where the Friends of Healthcare bingo cards are sold or get them at La Salle Blanche in Petit-Rocher every Tuesday from 7PM-9PM. Our winner for October 17, 2017 = RENE DUCLOS OF PETIT-ROCHER, with ticket #029468, and consolation prize money is $1889.00. Jackpot for next week = estimated $20,100.00++
  • Forest of Terror

    Terrifying thrills & chills in the haunted forest. Hayride to haunted trail, then unimaginable terrors as you try to find your way out of the Forest of Terror! Adults only showings at 7:30PM on Fridays & Saturdays, and kid friendly scares at 1PM on Sundays. Tickets $10 for adults, $5 for kids. Friday through Sunday, October 20th-22nd & October 27th-29th. Mountain Brook Stables in Charlo, 48 Mountainbrook Road, River Charlo. For more info contact Sonja Albert at 506-826-2992 or visit their facebook page
  • Hazardous Waste and Electronic Waste

    They’ll be at the Municipal Building in Nigadoo, Saturday October 21st, from 9AM-3PM. Bring them your leftover paint, waste oil, cleaners, and other chemicals, as well as your old computers, televisions, DVD players, and other devices. It's free! This service is offered to the residents of the region by the Chaleur Regional Service Commission. For more info, call 725-2402
  • Search and Rescue road closure

    Their team will hold a general practice on Saturday October 21, 2017 on Armstrong road, Route 180 (Resource Road) and the road will be closed except for the emergency because there will be many people who will walk on the road and in the woods during this day.
  • Harvest Fair

    At the BHS cafeteria, doors open at 11AM-4PM, lots of baked goodies
  • Spaghetti Supper

    At the Holy Family Church (430 St. Peter Ave.) from 4PM-6PM. Adults $10, children under 12 $5. All proceeds to Cuba Mission 2017, Rev Juan Carlos and the former parish of the late Rev Bastarache. For info contact Don or Maxine Goodspeed 546-5387 or the church hall 546-3225
  • Fundraiser for Donnie & Sally Meade

    There will be singing, tickets sold on some baskets, donations and gas money donations accepted. It will be at the Belledune Rec Center in Belledune from 2PM-8PM. For more info contact Teala Lapointe 546-6983 or 522-8438
  • 12 Hour Food Drive

    Max 104.9 & The Rotary Club of Bathurst’s Annual 12 Hour Food Drive is Tuesday, October 24th! Supporting the Bathurst Volunteer Center and other Food Banks in the Chaleur Region.
  • Canadian Blood Donor Clinic

    Give blood and give life on Tuesday October 24th from 1PM-4PM and 5:30PM-8:30PM and on Wednesday, October 25th from 2PM-4PM and 5:30PM-8:30PM at the K.C. Irving Centre, St Anne St. Hospital patients and their families are counting on you. It's that important. Go to blood.ca or download the give blood app to book an appointment
  • Lunch at the Gowan Brae

    RSVP Ministries invites everyone to lunch at the Gowan Brae featuring Linda Knowles MacPherson and musical group “Notes on the Bay”. Guest speaker Patricia Peppard of Pugwash, Nova Scotia, who will deliver her message on “I never promised you a rose garden” – flowers and weeds vying for space in the garden of life. Event takes place Wednesday October 25 from 11:30AM to 1PM, cost is $17. Reservations and cancellations are necessary by October 21, 2017. Call Joanne at 542-1118 or Connie at 546-2127 to reserve your spot. Sponsored by RSVP Ministries!
  • Acadie-Bathurst Titan Game schedule

    Wednesday October 25 at 7PM against St. John, Friday October 27 at 7PM against Rouyn-Noranda (Pink shirt game), Sunday October 29 at 3PM against Victoriaville (Halloween game)
  • Hazardous Waste and Electronic Waste

    They’ll be at the Place Bathurst Mall, Saturday October 28th, from 9AM-3PM. Bring them your leftover paint, waste oil, cleaners, and other chemicals, as well as your old computers, televisions, DVD players, and other devices. It's free! This service is offered to the residents of the region by the Chaleur Regional Service Commission. For more info, call 725-2402
  • Trunk or Treat

    The Point Church is inviting children up to grade 5 to our second annual Trunk Or Treat on Saturday, October 28 at 5PM. We will have carnival games, bouncy castle, and many trunks decorated up and ready to hand out treats! Visit www.thepointchurch.ca/trunkortreat to register your child or to get more information or call 546-4184. Please note that children must be accompanied by an adult. See you at The Point Church, 780 O'Neil Avenue, Bathurst
  • Composting & Recycling workshop with Jonathan Plourde CRS

    Door prizes & refreshments, at the Climate Change Action Center, 237 Main street, Bathurst, from 7PM-9PM. For information contact 548-2106 or visit www.bathurstsustainabledevelopment.com