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November 2009 Blog Posts (5)

Uptown Sparkles Open House Friday & Saturday


Don't miss out on the fun this weekend! Friday night and all day Saturday at locations throughout Uptown Saint John!

Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on November 27, 2009 at 12:30pm — No Comments

Olympic Torch Comes to Uptown!

The Olympic torch arrived in Saint John tonight with a fantastic waterfront celebration at the new cruise ship terminal. There was a huge crowd to welcome the torch and true Olympic spirit was in the air.



The torch remains in Saint John tomorrow before heading to Fredericton tomorrow afternoon.



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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on November 24, 2009 at 9:00pm — No Comments

Santa Claus Parade

Uptown Saint John was the site once again of another successful Santa Claus parade. Good weather allowed for large crowds to take in this year's event with tons of smiles seen throughout the Uptown area last Saturday evening. Children city wide were excited to see the arrival of Santa himself in Uptown Santa John signifying the start of another holiday season. Ho Ho Ho… Continue

Added by Craig Allen Agency on November 23, 2009 at 4:39pm — No Comments

Princess Street Re-Opens

After a busy year of construction, Princess Street officially re-opened this past Saturday with a day of celebrations in Uptown Saint John. In the photo above, City Mayor Ivan Court speaks to the crowd about the great teamwork required to rework the streetscape and complimented everyone involved on the great results!

Added by Craig Allen Agency on November 12, 2009 at 8:34pm — No Comments

Green Feet Shopping Bag Comes to Uptown

Congrats to local artist Nate Guimond who's artwork was selected last week to adorn the new Green Feet re-usable shopping bags for Uptown Saint John. The winning art was unveiled last Friday night at Fusion's Party with a Purpose at the Big Tide Brewery on Princess Street. Great job Nate!

Added by Craig Allen Agency on November 4, 2009 at 9:47pm — No Comments

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BIRDS: A Two-Person Exhibition by Phil Savage and Sarah Jones at Jones Gallery

December 6, 2014 from 10am to 4pm
Join painter Sarah Jones and sculptor Phil Savage on Saturday, December 6, 10am - 4pm, for the opening of a special two-person exhibition as they each interpret things with wings.Watch Sarah's blog (http://www.jonesgallery.ca/journal/) for updates, photo sneak peeks, special offers and other awesome tidbitties over the next two weeks.…See More
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Thane Dunn's Ultimate Elvis Christmas/Gospel at Imperial Theatre

December 4, 2014 from 7:30pm to 8:30pm
The Christmas/Gospel show you've been waiting for is finally coming to the Imperial.  Join World Champion Elvis tribute artist Thane Dunn and his 8 piece Cadillac Kings as they perform everything from Blue Christmas to Blue Suede Shoes. Find out more HERE.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

November 19, 2014 at 9am to January 4, 2015 at 5pm
Until January 4, 2015: 1812: The New Brunswick Story exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum. 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…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

November 19, 2014 at 9am to January 4, 2015 at 5pm
Until January 4, 2015: The Lost War: 1776-1783 exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum. 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…See More
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Future Fossil Tools: Early Explorations Exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

November 19, 2014 at 9am to January 4, 2015 at 5pm
September 11, 2014 – January 4, 2015. 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…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

November 19, 2014 at 9am to January 4, 2015 at 5pm
September 11, 2014 – January 4, 2015. 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…See More
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Fossil Hunter at the New Brunswick Museum: Will Matthew and the Giant Trilobite at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

November 19, 2014 at 9am to January 4, 2015 at 5pm
June 30, 2014 – January 4, 2015. Fossil Hunter: Will Matthew and the Giant Trilobite. 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…See More
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Uptown Mugs #25 - Anne McShane

Anne McShane is one of the most familiar faces in uptown Saint John. The owner of the Germain Street fixture - "The Feel Good Store", Anne embodies the positive attitude and spirit of cooperation that makes our city centre such a wonderful place. Recently in the news after a car accidentally drove into her storefront, Anne continues…See More
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Uptown Sparkles . An Old Fashioned Holiday Uptown Open House at Various Uptown Locations

December 5, 2014 from 5pm to 11pm
"City sidewalks, busy sidewalks dressed in holiday style in the air there's a feeling of Christmas..." Imagine horse-drawn trolley rides, festive Victorian carolers spreading seasonal glad tidings as they meander the historic uptown streets.  Shops, lit and warm, welcome visitors with gingerbread, hot cider, and…See More
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Uptown Sparkles . An Old Fashioned Holiday Uptown Open House . December 5

"City sidewalks, busy sidewalks dressed in holiday style in the air there's a feeling of Christmas..." Imagine horse-drawn trolley rides, festive Victorian carolers spreading seasonal glad tidings as they meander the historic uptown streets.  Shops, lit and warm, welcome visitors with gingerbread, hot cider, and…See More
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30th Annual Mayor and Council Christmas Tree Lighting at Loyalist Plaza

November 21, 2014 from 6pm to 7pm
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