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July 2010 Blog Posts (29)

Christmas in July Sale

Drop by Wicked Good Treats and check out our Christmas in July 1/2 price sale corner. Lots of great gifts items, mugs, belgian chocolate and more. Watch for our another big sale starting July 15th.

Added by Wicked Good Treats on July 6, 2010 at 9:45pm — No Comments

JULY RETAIL HINTS FROM BARBARA CROWHURST



12 Steps To Being A Top Salesperson - for the Stores of Uptown Saint John



1. Maintain a positive attitude towards yourself and your work. When something goes wrong, don't waste time complaining but work towards its correction.



2. Understand a clean and organized store directly correlates to high sales.



3. Approach more customers.



4. Realize that customers are on the defensive. Make a personal remark that… Continue

Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 6, 2010 at 2:30pm — No Comments

SALTY JAM IS TWO DAYS AWAY! - JULY 8-10

Saltyjam, Saint John’s Festival of Music, dates back to 1995 as the Saint John Jazz & Blues Festival. From humble beginnings as a small, modest festival, the event has grown significantly over the last few years, including the following:

• Gaining of non-profit status;

• Becoming incorporated;

• Expansion of free venues;

• More shows;

• Increased awareness; and

•…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 6, 2010 at 10:35am — No Comments

Element5 Is Now Open at Market Square 2nd Level !



5 basic Elements make up the universe: infinity, air, fire, water and earth. The discrepancy of the 5 Elements from time to time reflects on our skin and body. Engage in all 5 senses, Element5 aims to provide a series of treatments that balance the 5 Elements, and store our skin.



Element5 offers a series of services to female guests, services such as facial treatment,… Continue

Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 6, 2010 at 10:00am — No Comments

FISHY CHORES, 116 PRINCE WILLIAM STREET

Fishy Chores is an open studio, a place where all are welcome to watch me at work, shop for things precious or just play dress up….



I get asked so often about the name… “Fishy Chores” has been my studio name for the last 30 years, while I was living in Stratford, Ontario, and referred to me doing something fishy… the fish dressed up for swimming was a decoy… Stratford was nowhere close to any water or fish, it was more “fishy”, if you know… Continue

Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 6, 2010 at 9:18am — No Comments

Kids "n" Karts

The first annual 'Kids & Karts' go-cart race was held in uptown Saint John on June 20. This very exciting event showcased custom built go-carts racing down King Street with spectators gasping at the speed, techniques, and unique design of karts. A fire-engine red stock-car roared up and down the street marking the beginning of the race and pumping the racers up for the thrill.



This fundraiser has been a dream of the Joshua Group for awhile… Continue

Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 5, 2010 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Winners of Canada Day Window Decorating Contest !!!

Some stores and companies in uptown decorated their windows to celebrate Canada's 143th birthday. To appreciate their effort, Uptown Saint John Inc. held a Canada Day Window Decorating Contest from June 30th to July 4th. Public voted for their favorite decoration through a survey posted on surveymonkey.com. Based on the votes complied, Uptown Saint John is pround to announce the winners of the Canada Day Window Decorating Contest.…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 5, 2010 at 10:33am — No Comments

Jess Darrah . Uptown Saint John COTW . July 5-9



No, it's not only her hair...though that's pretty cool! Jess can act and…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on July 5, 2010 at 8:30am — 1 Comment

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2014 Lieutenant Governor’s Award of Excellence in Architecture Exhibit at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

February 5, 2015 from 5pm to 7pm
5 February Thursday 5-7pm: The Architects’ Association of New Brunswick and New Brunswick Museum cordially invite you to the official opening of the 2014 Lieutenant Governor’s Award of Excellence in Architecture Exhibit at the New Brunswick Museum. RSVP 506-643-2349 / 1-888-268-9595 or email vs-sv@nbm-mnb.ca This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. by 3 February.New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre, 1…See More
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Uptown Saint John Inc posted an event

Community Breakfast supporting Community Projects at Saint John The Baptist King Edward School

February 1, 2015 from 9am to 1pm
The public is invited to a lovely breakfast buffet on Sunday, February 1st, 9am-1pm.  Location: Saint John the Baptist King Edward School.$8/person$20/familyCome out to support our community, enjoy a delicious breakfast buffet, and learn more about 'The Newcomers Connection.'See More
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The Lost War: 1776-1783 exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

January 23, 2015 at 9am to January 30, 2015 at 5pm
New Brunswick was created out of the western portion of Nova Scotia in 1784 as a result of the American War of Independence. Many had opposed rebellion. More than 500,000 of these Tories or Loyalists existed at one time or another but most chose to remain part of American society. For others, at least 60,000, exile was the only alternative. In 1783, over 30,000 boarded vessels in New York for Nova Scotia and nearly half of these came to what is now New Brunswick in spring, summer and fall…See More
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Future Fossil Tools: Early Explorations exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre, 1 Market Square, Saint John, E2L4Z6

January 23, 2015 at 9am to January 25, 2015 at 5pm
New Brunswick artist Carol Taylor continues her exploration of the interaction between geological processes and human presence. The exhibition is the further development of artistic concepts first shown at the NBM in 2011. In the original exhibition, Carol Taylor conceived of Future Fossils as artworks that considered the continuum of geological processes in combination with vestiges of human presence. An aspect of her inquiry was inspired by a group of antique and vintage tools from her own…See More
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1812: The New Brunswick Story exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

January 23, 2015 at 9am to January 30, 2015 at 5pm
On June 18, 1812 the United States declared war on Britain and placed His Majesty’s colonies in British North America (now Canada) in peril. Already fighting a life and death struggle with Napoleon, Britain had no desire for a conflict on two fronts. The United States, on the other hand, felt their young independence threatened by a British embargo on American trade with France, the seizure of British deserters on U.S. vessels at sea and action to prevent American westward expansion. The war…See More
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Forming a Vision: The Art and Geology of the Stonehammer Geopark exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

January 23, 2015 at 9am to January 30, 2015 at 5pm
The exhibition features 20 pieces of artwork from the permanent collection of the NBM, dating between 1805 and 2008. Stonehammer Geopark contains some of the most extensively documented landscapes in New Brunswick.  For more than 200 years artists and photographers have taken inspiration from the magnificent vistas and natural wonders that abound. Two aspects of the landscape, in particular, have drawn the most attention: The Reversing Falls Rapids in Saint John and the Caves and Anvil Rock at…See More
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Fossil Hunter: Will Matthew and the Giant Trilobite exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre, 1 Market Square, Saint John, E2L4Z6

January 23, 2015 at 9am to January 30, 2015 at 5pm
Fossil Hunter is an interactive exhibit developed by the New Brunswick Museum. Based on a true story of New Brunswick geologist, Will Matthew, it recounts the true story of a curious young teenage boy, the son of noted fossil expert George Matthew.  Will discovered the largest trilobite fossil in the world, over 100 years ago in Saint John. The fossil of the crab-like creature was about 500 million years old and was one of New Brunswick’s most important discoveries. The exhibit is packed with…See More
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Symphony NB presents Scaramouche at Saint John Arts Centre

February 8, 2015 from 2pm to 4pm
The members of our wind quintet will be joined by saxophonist and clarinetist James Kalyn for this exciting concert event like no other! They will be performing works of Janacek and Ravel as well as wonderful quintet plus saxophone works by Milhaud and Dubois. Come out and enjoy an afternoon of beautiful music with us, tickets are $25 for adults and $10 for students and can be purchased through the Imperial Theatre Box office or at the door.  See More
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Symphony New Brunswick is now a member of Uptown Directory
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Blossoms Fresh Fruit Arrangement posted a status
""Overwhelmed with orders! Looking for businesses uptown to bring on our product line! Excellent opportunity!" Contact blossoms@nb.aibn.com"
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Saint John Volunteer Centre posted an event

Saint John Volunteer Centre Noon Nuggets at Saint John Volunteer Centre

February 11, 2015 from 12pm to 1pm
   Noon NuggetFebruary 11th, 2015 12 Noon to 1 pmRunning Effective MeetingsDo any of these words describe meetings you have attended? Are you walking out of Board meetings and yearning for discussion on topics that will drive your organization to results? Do you spend 50% of your meeting time listening to items that happened in the past?  Learn how to get the most out of your meeting time and providing an engaging experience for everyone involved.  In just one short hour you will come away with…See More
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Chop Chop Winter Restaurant Week - February 2-8, 2015 at Various Uptown Restaurants

February 2, 2015 to February 8, 2015
For more information and a peek at the amazing menus the chefs have created, please see www.chopchopsj.comSee More
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New Brunswick Youth Orchestra posted a video

NBYO concert "Keeping Faith/Gardons Espoir" January 25, 2015 Saint John High School 2pm

For tickets visit : KENT Consumers Dr., KENT Millenium Dr., and KENT Fairville Blvd. $20 Adult/$10 Student. Or for $3 more a ticket, visit http://tickets.ticketwindow.ca/KeepingFaithGardonsespoir or call toll-free 1-877-700-3130
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