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Dorinda describes a strange attack from 1869 near Clearwater Brook ... See MoreSee Less

October 28th, 4:00 pm

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Well done......

The Friends of Beaubears Island are hosting an authors event next month at Creative Grounds Cafe!  *Authors Notes* is an opportunity to meet some of Miramichis local historians, and get your copy of their work.  Check back here in the coming weeks for more details, and interviews with the authors.

The Friends of Beaubears Island are hosting an author's event next month at Creative Grounds Cafe! *Author's Notes* is an opportunity to meet some of Miramichi's local historians, and get your copy of their work. Check back here in the coming weeks for more details, and interviews with the authors. ... See MoreSee Less

October 27th, 4:00 pm

One of the two baseball gloves at the Interpretive Centre is inscribed with the name of Frank Hayes, a six-time MLB All-Star, who holds the major league record of most consecutive games played by a catcher.  He played for Philadelphia, St. Louis, Cleveland, Chicago, and Boston in a career that began in 1933 and ended in 1947.  

Having signed on as a sponsor for the Denkert company, the Frank Hayes model  catchers mitt was trademarked and sold for commercial use.Image attachmentImage attachment

One of the two baseball gloves at the Interpretive Centre is inscribed with the name of Frank Hayes, a six-time MLB All-Star, who holds the major league record of most consecutive games played by a catcher. He played for Philadelphia, St. Louis, Cleveland, Chicago, and Boston in a career that began in 1933 and ended in 1947.

Having signed on as a sponsor for the Denkert company, the "Frank Hayes model" catchers mitt was trademarked and sold for commercial use.
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October 26th, 4:00 pm

A long time supporter, and a performer on and around the Island, Cindy shares her original music (and inspired covers) with us, in the Interpretive Centre

This series is made possible through the assistance of the NB Cultural Branch
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October 25th, 4:00 pm

We couldn’t have said it better, thanks to our guests this evening, our cast and volunteers, and our partners at Wilsons Point Historic SiteImage attachment

We couldn’t have said it better, thanks to our guests this evening, our cast and volunteers, and our partners at Wilson's Point Historic Site ... See MoreSee Less

October 24th, 11:31 pm

According to legend, a ship was blown off course into French Fort Cove in 1759, what was it said to have been carrying - a coffin, or a treasure?

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According to legend, a ship was blown off course into French Fort Cove in 1759, what was it said to have been carrying - a coffin, or a treasure?

Check back tomorrow for the answer.
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October 23rd, 3:53 pm

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French Fort Cove was said to have gotten its name from the a battery of cannons on nearby Kethro lookout, as part of a defensive works protecting the refugees at le camp d'Espérance, further upriver. Legend speaks of an engagement with the Royal Navy occurring near the site, some versions going so far as to state that the British ships involved had been blown off course when attempting to return the remains of General James Wolfe to Great Britain.

Founded in 1999, the Friends of Beaubears Island Inc. has operated with the vision of preserving, promoting and interpreting the historical and cultural significance of two national historic sites. Overall, the 12-member board meets monthly (1st Wednesday), Jan-Jun & Sept-Dec, to discuss the group's finances, operations and other associated matters. Each member joins the board for a 2-year term, but can re-offer after their term is completed. At the present time, our recruitment priorities are focused on additional support for the Finance, Personnel, and Risk Management committees. ... See MoreSee Less

October 23rd, 3:30 pm

Who knows what might rise from the silent waters of the Tickle on Saturday evening?  Find out for yourself - gates open at 7pm.

Who knows what might rise from the silent waters of the Tickle on Saturday evening? Find out for yourself - gates open at 7pm. ... See MoreSee Less

October 23rd, 3:00 am

A couple of characters looking a little wounded after a trip around the Island during Beaubears by Night 2010.  #TBT

Our Graveyard walk is this weekend - be sure to attend!

A couple of characters looking a little wounded after a trip around the Island during Beaubears by Night 2010. #tbt

Our Graveyard walk is this weekend - be sure to attend!
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October 22nd, 4:01 pm

The Lady in White beckons you to join her on Saturday evening at Wilsons Point.  Do you have the courage to answer her call?  Gates open at 7pm

The Lady in White beckons you to join her on Saturday evening at Wilson's Point. Do you have the courage to answer her call? Gates open at 7pm ... See MoreSee Less

October 22nd, 3:00 am

Your host, Dorinda, tells the story of a foul-mouthed Toter on the SW Miramichi in the debut episode of this new BITV series ... See MoreSee Less

October 21st, 4:00 pm

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You have a special knack with narrating stories.Great to see and hear you.

Thanks.

Awesome Dorinda Glover!! So cool. 😊 Miss acting with you guys. ❤️

Great job Dorinda.

That’s fantastic!!!

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The specter of the hereafter stalks Wilsons Point in just a few days.  Muster your courage, and join us Saturday - gates open a 7pm.

The specter of the hereafter stalks Wilson's Point in just a few days. Muster your courage, and join us Saturday - gates open a 7pm. ... See MoreSee Less

October 21st, 3:00 am