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The York Bistro + Pub

The York bistro + pub is opening to the public on Thursday, April 12 at 6pm.  The York will take place of the previous Brigantine Lounge, as the Hiltons bistro and pub and is a new and edgy space for us Saint Johners to socialize over drinks and/or eats.



The York is Saint John's newest and trendiest…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on April 10, 2012 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Fashion Forward Spring - April 5

Spring is in our step in uptown Saint John, and just around the corner is an evening of shopping and indulgence, Fashion Forward Spring. 



Beginning at 6pm, on Thursday, April 5, uptown Saint John will be treating shoppers to a unique and spectacular uptown Saint John Shopping experience.  Fashion…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on March 20, 2012 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Property for sale . 10 Mecklenburg Street

Built shortly after the great fire, property has been maintained by the third owner. New roof in 2006. This home has five bedrooms, original mouldings and doors, and a backyard terraced with new retaining wall. The home is situated just off Sydney street. A must see to appreciate its grandeur and potential of ownership.…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on March 5, 2012 at 3:53pm — No Comments

PRUDE Inc.'s Mentorship Program is seeking volunteer mentors

Would you like to become a volunteer mentor to a woman or girl in Saint John's newcomer and multicultural community? 

Contact PRUDE Inc. at 634-3088 or joan.richardson@belaliant.com…

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Added by SJ Multicultural & Newcomers Ctr on February 17, 2012 at 1:43pm — No Comments

SJMNRC's 3rd annual Career Day - February 25, 2012

Added by SJ Multicultural & Newcomers Ctr on February 16, 2012 at 4:17pm — No Comments

TIANB Annual Tourism Conference 2012

The Tourism Industry Association of New Brunswick will be hosting their Annual Tourism Conference from May 23-25 at the Delta Brunswick.  It would be great to see a strong contingent of our region's industry at the conference. 

You can register for the conference by calling 1-800-668-5313 or by going online at…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on February 16, 2012 at 3:59pm — No Comments

Add something extra special to your Wine Fair evening, a Pre-Tasting Seminar with Craig Phinney

Sommelier Craig Phinney is hosting a pre-tasting seminar to help you navigate the wine offerings of the fair.



The seminar will be held from 6-7 pm on Saturday, February 25 in the Montague Room of the Saint John Trade & Convention Centre.



Seating is limited. Ttickets are $25/each. To purchase tickets, call (506) 674-6195.



For more information on the 10th Annual Saint John Wine Fair, please…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on February 14, 2012 at 5:00pm — No Comments

Performing before the Vagina Monologues Opening Night!!

It was amazing to see all the work that all the actresses and organizing crew did to pull off such a deep play.no pun intended.

I was asked to perform as the Show opener- the Ideal Center stage was occupied with overturned wooden boxes drapped with a plethora of rose tone fabrics. essentially to mimic the folds and depth of topography of the vagina.

there was a 3.5 foot deep strip and about 10 feet long.... balance don't fail me now or the women that purchased front row…

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Added by Natural Moves Yoga & Bellydance on February 14, 2012 at 9:10am — No Comments

Vote for the Saint John City Market

Vote for the Saint John City Market



The Saint John City Market has been nominated as one of the “Great Places In Canada."



The Saint John City Market was nominated in a very eclectic group called Public Spaces. This group includes National and Provincial parks, libraries, public building, etc.



This is a significant opportunity to promote the Saint John City Market to both our…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on February 13, 2012 at 1:00pm — No Comments

Robin's Beadworks . Now Open, 80 Princess Street

Robin, in her charming new shop at 80 Princess Street.



Robin's BeadWorks is happy to be uptown again, and we are thrilled to have this unique business now part of the uptown…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on February 9, 2012 at 11:02am — 1 Comment

Cheesecake Lolligrams for Valentine's Day

Last Day to order - today Feb 8th...

 

Visit any CIBC Saint John or Rothesay branch to place your order, pick up at branch of order on Feb 13th & 14th.

 

Handmade Cheesecake, from the Hot…

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Added by Kathie E. Slattery on February 8, 2012 at 3:18pm — No Comments

Families Helping Families Food Drive for the Community Food Bank in Saint John South End

Taste Of Egypt is hosting:

 

Families Helping Families Food Drive

(Supporting the Community Food Bank in Saint John, South End)

 

This food bank helps 600-700 families per month by only giving a helping…

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Added by Taste Of Egypt on February 4, 2012 at 5:00pm — No Comments

"Be My Valentine" contest, compliments of Aitkens Pewter





Aitkens Pewter, an Atlantic Canadian chain of handcrafted pewter stores, is having a huge giveaway just in time for Valentine’s Day!



Aitkens Pewter was founded in 1972 and has been serving the Atlantic region with fine pewter ever since with stores located in Fredericton, Saint John and Halifax. Aitkens Pewter also has a main studio/workshop located in Fredericton where they handcraft…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on February 3, 2012 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Paint That Bus ! Art Contest

Added by Fabiola Martinez Rodriguez on January 26, 2012 at 5:30pm — No Comments

How Retail Stores Can Use Mobile Marketing

Mobile Marketing can be anything from having your own app, to text message marketing, to QR Codes and on and on.

 

Essentially it is using a mobile device to engage with, or market to consumers.

 

Let's look at a few ways retail stores can use this type of marketing to sell more product,…

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Added by Big Fish Media on January 26, 2012 at 12:52pm — No Comments

Top Ten Changes for 2012 . Advice to uptown merchants from Barbara Wold

2012, A Year of Change -- Top Ten Changes



1.  Weekday Convenience and Weekend Experience

These will be the major drivers in 2012 in retailing. The consumer will expect you to provide convenience during the week which may mean you will need to offer different services and possibly longer hours. During the weekend customers want your store to WOW them and therefore more theatrical…

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Added by Uptown Saint John Inc on January 26, 2012 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Hiring & Integrating International Talent

Added by SJ Multicultural & Newcomers Ctr on January 25, 2012 at 4:19pm — No Comments

lunch en français

Added by SJ Multicultural & Newcomers Ctr on January 17, 2012 at 4:46pm — No Comments

Identidad

 

Is a pleasure for me to share with all of you my new art work "Identidad"- Identity, inspired by the natural landscapes of Canada. Places where I had the opportunity to be and feel very…

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Added by Fabiola Martinez Rodriguez on January 10, 2012 at 2:40pm — No Comments

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New Brunswick Art Bank 2013 – 14 Acquisitions exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

September 3, 2015 at 9am to September 20, 2015 at 5pm
August 14, 2015 –September 20, 2015: New Brunswick Art Bank 2013 – 14 Acquisitions exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum. The NB Art Bank is a permanent collection of the visual arts in New Brunswick. Established in 1968, the Art Bank celebrates the province’s excellence in the contemporary visual arts. This exhibition will display 35 works of art by 33 contemporary New Brunswick artists most recently acquired by the N.B. Art Bank from 2013 - 14.New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre, 1 Market…See More
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1812: The New Brunswick Story exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

September 3, 2015 at 9am to January 3, 2016 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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Les Hookeuses du Bor’de’lo & Roussel exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

September 3, 2015 at 9am to September 28, 2015 at 5pm
June 11, 2015 – September 28, 2015: Les Hookeuses du Bor’de’lo & Roussel exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum. This exhibition offers homage to Claude Roussel, an internationally acclaimed artist and sculptor. It represents a collection of thirty hooked rugs reproduced by Les Hookeuses du Bor’de’lo from Claude Roussel’s designs.New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre, 1 Market Square, Saint John, E2L4Z6.www.nbm-mnb.ca  506-643-2300 / 1888-268-9595See More
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Winged Tapestries: Moths at Large exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum at New Brunswick Museum, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

September 3, 2015 at 9am to January 3, 2016 at 5pm
June 8, 2015 – January 3, 2016: Winged Tapestries: Moths at Large exhibition at the New Brunswick Museum. The New Brunswick Museum is pleased to host Winged Tapestries: Moths at Large, a travelling exhibition featuring the art of Jim des Rivières, produced by the Canadian Museum of Nature. This exhibition presents large-format prints of moths by photographer Jim des Rivières. These larger than life images are created by scanning each unexpected colours to reveal the intricate patterns. The…See More
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15th Anniversary Celebration/Harvesting the Arts Festival at Uptown Saint John

September 26, 2015 from 9am to 4:30pm
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Trilogy at Saint John Theatre Company

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Rocmaura's Oktoberfest Dinner,Auction,Casino and Dance at Saint John Trade and Convention Centre

October 3, 2015 from 5pm to 10:30pm
Break Out Your Lederhosen, It's Time for Oktoberfest, October 3rd at the Saint John Trade and Convention Centre.  It’s Rocmaura’s 17th annual fundraising dinner, auction, casino and DANCE with Donnie & the Monarchs!  Join host Cindy Day and the hilarious Tim Maloney, plus remarks from Honourary Chair Sgt. Kevin Vickers.  Artwork, Jewellery, Getaways, Golf and much more up for bid, including a painting by Sharon Epic live at the event!  Tickets are just $125 dollars with a $65 tax receipt or…See More
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15th Anniversary Celebration/Harvesting the Arts Festival at 40 Coburg St., Saint John, NB

September 26, 2015 from 9am to 4:30pm
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Hope & Healing: Coping With the Suicide of a Loved One Program at Leisure Services

March 15, 2016 at 6:15pm to May 17, 2016 at 8:30pm
Canadian Mental Health Association of New Brunswick Saint John Office is now accepting registrations for its 2015-2016 education programs. Hope & Healing: Coping with the Suicide of a Loved One is a ten-week education program for individuals coping with the loss of a loved one to suicide, held every Tuesday evening from March 15th to May 17th, 2016. A trained facilitator and health care professionals will offer information on the grieving process, self-care, coping strategies and community…See More
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Building Assertiveness Skills - Women's Program at Mental Health Recovery Services

January 28, 2016 at 6:30pm to March 3, 2016 at 8:30pm
Canadian Mental Health Association of New Brunswick Saint John Office is now accepting registrations for its 2015-2016 education programs. Building Assertiveness Skills is a six-week program designed  to teach women how to stand up for their personal rights - expressing thoughts, feelings and beliefs in direct, honest and appropriate ways while still respecting the thoughts, feelings and beliefs of others.The program will be held every Wednesday evening from January 28th  to March 3rd, 2016.For…See More
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Depression: Help Can Make a Difference Program at Mental Health Recovery Services

January 26, 2016 at 6:30pm to March 1, 2016 at 8:30pm
Canadian Mental Health Association of New Brunswick Saint John Office is now accepting registrations for its 2015-2016 education programs. Depression: Help Can Make a Difference is a six-week education program for individuals who have been diagnosed with depression. Held every Tuesday evening from January 26th to March 1st, 2016, a trained facilitator and health care professionals discuss issues that relate to depression, including information on symptoms, treatment options, coping strategies…See More
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Building Self-Confidence - Women's Mental Health Program at Mental Health Recovery Services

November 5, 2015 at 6:30pm to December 10, 2015 at 8:30pm
Canadian Mental Health Association of New Brunswick Saint John Office is now accepting registrations for its 2014-2015 education programs.  Building Self-Confidence is a six-week program is designed to help women learn to believe in themselves and to push the limits of their abilities. Self-confidence naturally makes you happier when you learn to take responsibility for yourself and this leads to your being more successful in life. The program covers what self-confidence is, how it affects our…See More
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Understanding Anxiety & Panic Disorder Program at Mental Health Recovery Services

October 20, 2015 at 6:30pm to December 8, 2015 at 8:30pm
Canadian Mental Health Association of New Brunswick Saint John Office is now accepting registrations for its 2015-2016 education programs.  Understanding Anxiety & Panic Disorder is an eight-week education program for individuals who have been diagnosed with general anxiety and/or panic disorder. Held every Tuesday evening from October 20th to December 8th, 2015 a trained facilitator and health care professionals discuss issues that relate to general anxiety and panic disorder, including…See More
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Mindfulness Program at Mental Health Recovery Services

September 24, 2015 at 6:30pm to October 29, 2015 at 8:30pm
Canadian Mental Health Association of New Brunswick Saint John Office is now accepting registrations for its 2015-2016 education programs. Mindfulness a six-week skill-based program is designed to teach individuals the benefits and practice of mindfulness and how to focus on the art of living deeply in the present moment.  Participants will learn how to practice mindfulness to calm the mind and to improve both mental and physical health.  Each week, new mindfulness techniques will be taught and…See More
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NBM Explorer Days are EVERY DAY in July and August! at New Brunswick Museum Exhibition Centre, 1 Market Square, Saint John, NB, E2L4Z6

August 31, 2015 from 9am to 5pm
NBM Explorer Days are EVERY DAY in July and August!  Regular admission. These family adventures are for the young and young at heart.  Join the NBM for a full day of themed activities including art instruction, experiments, face painting, eco-friendly educational crafting, old fashioned games, and gallery discovery programmes. Face painting noon-1pm daily. A day pass at the NBM ensures you can plan your day to capture all of the excitement. Extreme Summer Fun. (Bilingual)New Brunswick Museum…See More
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