Scott Knowles Hockey Pool Random Draw
Our $100 winner for January was Thomas Hill. Congratulations!! ... See MoreSee Less
2 days ago
I Am Rotary - Jack Christie
Originally from St. Stephen, Jack has Miramichi roots through his mother who was a McCarthy from Nelson. A graduate of Mount Allison in business and accounting, he obtained his Professional Accountant designation while working for Clarkes & Borden in Saint John. Jack cites the Bricklin receivership as one of the more interesting cases he was involved with during his time with this firm. Following Saint John, Jack went on to work in Barcelona Spain and in London Ontario, before coming to Miramichi to work on a computer system for Northumberland COOP in 1987. This contract work turned into a 26 year managerial position, looking after dairy, food preparation, and home supplies for the COOP and TimberMart until his retirement. Jack has been a member of the club since 1988, and has served as president, secretary, and assistant DG, as well as being involved in club activities. He is the current treasurer for both the Newcastle Rotary Club Foundation and Rotary District 7810. He was the charter treasurer for the local Hospital Foundation, and has also served as provincial president for the Association of Professional Accountants. Outside of Rotary and work, Jack has been married to Irene for 22 years, is an avid fan of the Toronto Maple Leafs and Blue Jays, and likes to travel (50+ countries and counting). ... See MoreSee Less
2 weeks ago
Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays from the Newcastle Rotary! ... See MoreSee Less
4 weeks ago
On Wednesday our club was honored to induct Catherine Flett (L), Tara Racette (M) and Karen Howe (R) as new members to the Newcastle Rotary Club.
There are several milestones that are life altering. We go through life so focused on career and family. But at some point we realize that we must give back to society, to our community. We believe that joining Rotary is one of those life altering moments and we believe you to be leaders in your vocation and community!
Fellow Rotarian Matt Doherty (R) performed the ceremony. Congratulations and welcome!! 😁 ... See MoreSee Less
4 weeks ago
Sorry I missed it! You all are a great addition to our club!
I Am Rotary - Francis Malley
Born in Patterson Siding, north of Miramichi, Francis has been a member of the club since 1992. During that time he has served as President, as well as multiple Secretary terms and many years as the Membership Chair. Whenever a major club project is underway, you can depend on Francis to be involved. He has a Bachelor of Environmental Design and a Masters of Architecture, both from the Technical University of Nova Scotia (TUNS), and owns the architectural firm Des-Tek Inc. He has been married to Cheryl Brown since 1997, and has a stepson Jeff in Ireland. Outside Rotary, he is the chair of St. John Ambulance NB, and is a member of the Priory of Canada of the Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem (Order of St.John). Since Francis did his talk during our meeting back on Oct.31st, he took the opportunity to dress for the occasion. ... See MoreSee Less
1 month ago
I Am Rotary - Karen Howe
Karen Howe was born in Miramichi and lived in Nelson. She has been married for 32 years to her husband Doug and has two children Adam and Rebecca. With past experiences as a cafeteria supervisor at both Miramichi Valley High School and Greta Green school, Karen at the age of 32 decided to travel to Moncton NB to obtain her degree in Civil Engineering Technology. Karen then worked in Halifax for a few years at both Marid Industries and RKO Industries but decided to become self employed in her home of Miramichi to be closer to her family. It was at that time at a Rotary Christmas party that she met her now employer Francis Malley of Des-Tek Inc. Karen became a member of the Newcastle Rotary this year and has already been involved in many of the club's fundraisers and activities. ... See MoreSee Less
1 month ago
The Newcastle Rotary is proud to announce that our committee has provided the Miramichi Minor Football Association with a donation of $1000 that went towards the purchase of 4 new helmets. The helmets on display in the picture have the new logo which is the head of a MINOTAUR. A minotaur is a beast from Greek mythology that is half human and half beast. The beast portion resembles the head of a bull. Each helmet shown in the picture represents the portion of funds donated by Rotary and now have a Rotary logo attached to the back of each helmet. Thanks to Claude LaBerge, President MIRFA, for bringing back this amazing sport to the Miramichi! The Newcastle Rotary is proud to support local youth education and sport. ... See MoreSee Less
1 month ago
Hubert Williston of the Miramichi Curling Club Speaks on the Travelers Curling Club Championship
Hubert Williston is a local entrepreneur who has been very much involved in our community all his life. As well as being an athlete himself in his youth, such as Olympic style wrestling, baseball, softball, hockey and curling, Hubert also found time to coach baseball. Since then, he has had an ongoing commitment to the development of our youth through sponsorship for some of our athletes in hockey, ringette and curling.
For the past 3 years he has been fully committed to the Little Rocks and the Junior curlers at the Miramichi Curling Club. Hubert was also very involved in bringing the Travelers Curling Club Championship to the Miramichi that was held from November 18 - 24, 2018. Hubert (R) was thanked by Newcastle Rotarian Stan Knowles (L) for taking time out of his busy schedule for sharing his experiences with the Club. ... See MoreSee Less
1 month ago
The 7th Annual ‘Women of Influence Night’ was held on Saturday, November 24th, 2018 at the Rodd Miramichi River Hotel.
Awards were presented in the following categories: Female Professional of the Year, Female Entrepreneur of the Year and Woman of Influence.
The Women of Miramichi Entrepreneurial Network awarded the 2018 Woman of Influence award to Geri Mahoney!
Geri (Left) is a long standing member of the Newcastle Rotary Club and we would like to take this time to recognize and congratulate our fellow member on such an amazing accomplishment! ... See MoreSee Less
1 month ago
Congrats and lovely
Awesome award Geri...Congratulations!
Congrats Geri!!! Very deserving award
Anne Mahoney ❤️
So deserving, what a great pic wow
Wow, congratulations Geri
3 great ladies in that pic!
Great pic....and a very well deserved honour ❤️
Geri so well deserved