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A full 26-foot voyageur canoe (Sipu) on tour in 2013.  We hope to see it just as full, and back on the water, in 2022.   #tbt

A full 26-foot voyageur canoe (Sipu) on tour in 2013. We hope to see it just as full, and back on the water, in 2022. #tbt ... See MoreSee Less

June 24th, 4:00 pm
Well be closed today and tomorrow for staff First Aid Training.  Well be back in the Centre on Saturday morning!

We'll be closed today and tomorrow for staff First Aid Training. We'll be back in the Centre on Saturday morning! ... See MoreSee Less

June 24th, 8:20 am
Our Climate Action Study Team is looking for some volunteers to join them as citizen scientists this summer. Study the island’s species up close, and help our team better understand how a warming climate will affect the Island. Contact us for more information, and to register as a volunteer.

Our Climate Action Study Team is looking for some volunteers to join them as "citizen scientists" this summer. Study the island’s species up close, and help our team better understand how a warming climate will affect the Island. Contact us for more information, and to register as a volunteer. ... See MoreSee Less

June 22nd, 4:00 pm

Another original composition by our friend Cin Rule! This time inspired by the prize piano in the 1916 subscription contest, sponsored by the Union Advocate. Enjoy! ... See MoreSee Less

June 21st, 5:38 pm

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Beautiful singing,love it.

Very nice.

Beautiful Cin

Beginning July 4, our Tours Through Time will be re-imagined, chronicling the Tides & Tribulations of Wilson’s Point and Beaubears Island every Sunday. This personalized full-day (10:30am – 3:30pm) interpretive tour will include in-depth interpretation at both Wilsons Point and Beaubears Island, as well as a period lunch. Prior reservation is required 
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À partir du 4 juillet, nos visites guidées à travers le temps seront réimaginées et raconteront tous les dimanches les marées et tribulations de Wilsons Point et de lîle Beaubears. Cette visite personnalisée dune journée complète (10h30-15h30) comprendra une interprétation approfondie de Wilsons Point et de lîle Beaubears, ainsi quun déjeuner dépoque. Une réservation préalable est requise.

Beginning July 4, our Tours Through Time will be re-imagined, chronicling the Tides & Tribulations of Wilson’s Point and Beaubears Island every Sunday. This personalized full-day (10:30am – 3:30pm) interpretive tour will include in-depth interpretation at both Wilson's Point and Beaubears Island, as well as a period lunch. Prior reservation is required
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À partir du 4 juillet, nos visites guidées à travers le temps seront réimaginées et raconteront tous les dimanches les marées et tribulations de Wilson's Point et de l'île Beaubears. Cette visite personnalisée d'une journée complète (10h30-15h30) comprendra une interprétation approfondie de Wilson's Point et de l'île Beaubears, ainsi qu'un déjeuner d'époque. Une réservation préalable est requise.
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June 20th, 4:00 pm

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Looks like it doesn’t start till July Judy Price. August vacay maybe

Get your seats now for our Annual Picnic on July 3!  Three sittings - 12pm, 1pm, and 2pm - and space is limited.  Call 622-8526 for more details and to save your place.

Get your seats now for our Annual Picnic on July 3! Three sittings - 12pm, 1pm, and 2pm - and space is limited. Call 622-8526 for more details and to save your place. ... See MoreSee Less

June 19th, 4:00 pm
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On location, hear the story of the eighty year history of Nelson's first carding mill, this week on The Days of Yore

www.youtube.com/watch?v=CHbs3-j2M3s
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June 18th, 4:00 pm

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Love hearing stories about my great great grandfather and great uncle. Thanks Dr. McCarthy 🙂

Spent a lot of summer afternoons fishing at the "Cardmill".

Capt. Donna locked in combat with the Islands invasive nemesis, the glossy buckthorn, in 2016 #tbt

Capt. Donna locked in combat with the Island's invasive nemesis, the glossy buckthorn, in 2016 #tbt ... See MoreSee Less

June 17th, 4:00 pm

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And rocking that hard hat..lol

Donna is a trooper…:)

Ferry service to Beaubears Island begins on June 23!  Dont forget about our walking club for those interested in using the restored trails regularly throughout the season. Individual and Family Passes available
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Le service de traversier vers lîle Beaubears commence le 23 juin !  Noubliez pas notre club de marche pour ceux qui souhaitent utiliser régulièrement les sentiers restaurés tout au long de la saison. Passes individuelles et familiales disponibles

Ferry service to Beaubears Island begins on June 23! Don't forget about our walking club for those interested in using the restored trails regularly throughout the season. Individual and Family Passes available
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Le service de traversier vers l'île Beaubears commence le 23 juin ! N'oubliez pas notre club de marche pour ceux qui souhaitent utiliser régulièrement les sentiers restaurés tout au long de la saison. Passes individuelles et familiales disponibles
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June 16th, 4:00 pm
Thanks to the Miramichi Kinsmen, for their support for our Grade Six Education Program!  FoB Programming Coordinator Guillermo Dietrich is joined by Kinsmen President, Lucas Durelle, and Incoming President,  Brendan Manderson, who present this generous contribution to FoB Executive Director, Shawn McCarthy

Thanks to the Miramichi Kinsmen, for their support for our Grade Six Education Program! FoB Programming Coordinator Guillermo Dietrich is joined by Kinsmen President, Lucas Durelle, and Incoming President, Brendan Manderson, who present this generous contribution to FoB Executive Director, Shawn McCarthy ... See MoreSee Less

June 16th, 10:00 am
Our Climate Action Study Team is looking for some volunteers to join them as citizen scientists this summer. Study the island’s species up close, and help our team better understand how a warming climate will affect the Island. Contact us for more information, and to register as a volunteer.

Our Climate Action Study Team is looking for some volunteers to join them as "citizen scientists" this summer. Study the island’s species up close, and help our team better understand how a warming climate will affect the Island. Contact us for more information, and to register as a volunteer. ... See MoreSee Less

June 15th, 4:00 pm

Under the overall supervision of the Interpretive Centre Executive Director, and direct supervision of the Programming Coordinator, successful applicants will undertake the following specific tasks:

• Conduct assigned tours of the two National Historic sites to visitors, including proper pre-tour briefing, staying within the time limit, following the tour route, and utilizing appropriate customer service skills to answer questions and provide additional information

• Lead special tours, when assigned

• Assist with marketing Island programming through use of social media activities to increase awareness

• Assist with conservation and re-organizing of artifacts in the Beaubears Island collection

• Perform light maintenance related to cleaning and general exhibit upkeep

• Undertake research so as to enhance historical interpretation

• Gather guest feedback and evaluations to qualify and quantify the visitor experience for continued enhancement

• As scheduled, promptly attend meetings for briefings and assignment of duties

• Other tasks which relate to a positive guest experience that may be assigned by a Supervisor

Skills and experience:

• Able to work in a fast-paced, ever-changing work environment with little instruction

• Strong communication skills

• Improvisational skills

• Experience in local tourism or passion for history not required, but encouraged
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June 15th, 6:58 am