Check out major projects happening in Alma, Riverside-Albert and Hillsborough, NB., such as work to the Alma Harbour.
ARE YOU READY TO BE TRAPPED IN ALMA?
PITCH YOUR BUSINESS IDEA
3 INCUBATOR/BUSINESS SPACES AVAILABLE at a hugely reduced rental rate in the newly re-designed Alma Activity Centre - lower level, 714 sq ft each. Not the Dragon's Den, but the LOBSTER TRAP awaits you when you present your business idea to a Panel of Business Experts on April 27, 2018, upper level of the Activity Centre from NOON TO 4 PM.
CALL AHEAD SO THAT WE CAN SCHEDULE A TIME FOR YOU! Looking forward to a great competition for space and your opportunity to join our businesses in Alma and share the real Fundy Tourism Experience and its rewards. Phone now: 506-887-6123 and ask for Kirstin Shortt or email: email@example.com.
There are three Remembrance Day Services in Rural Albert County beginning on Thursday, Nov 9.
Riverside-Albert: Thu Nov 9, 2017 at 10:30am Legion members, participants and guests are requested to be at the Riverside-Albert Recreation Centre for the service no later than 10:30am that day. Following the service, the Village of Riverside-Albert will offer a luncheon prepared by the Girl Guides.
Alma: Fri Nov 10, 2017 at 10:30am Remembrance Day Service at the Alma Activity Centre.
Hillsborough: Sat Nov 11, 2017 at 10:45am All are welcome to attend the Community Remembrance Day Service at Caledonia Regional High School gymnasium.
5th Annual Fleet Launch, with breakfast bar, fire works weather permitting, musical entertainment and displays from Fundy National Park. Free of charge. All donations will go to Water Rescue Equipment.
The celebration starts at 6:00am on Saturday October 14th, 2017
Everyone welcome to help us celebrate our fishermen.
For more information on the Village of Alma and up coming event visit the Alma Village Website!
Do you want to share news of your upcoming event? Want to get people to come out to the meal, concert, meeting or workshop you're organizing? If your event is happening in rural Albert County, post it on the Connecting Albert County Calendar.
We just changed our calendar format to make it easier for you to enter events. Simply go to our calendar page, click on "submit event" on the top of the calendar, and fill out the form.
Your event can be viewed by the many visitors to our website (we average around 8000-10,000 hits per week). We will also include the event in our newsletters, produced both in print and electronically ten times a year.
We want to encourage people in rural Albert County to come out to events, to support community groups and to connect with each other. Because of this, we will post your event for free (although if you would like to support our work, you'll find a donate button and advertising details on our supporters page).
If you have any questions or would like help in posting an event, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Learn to make your own needle felted gnome on August 6th at the Molly Kool Centre in Alma ($35).
The construction of two new playgrounds at the Chignecto campground in Fundy National Park are now completed.
Mayor: Kirstin H. SHORTT (acclaimed)
Councillors: Tiffany BOWRON, Ryan H. BUTLAND, Andrew CASEY (acclaimed)
Mayor: Barry SNIDER (acclaimed)
Kevin BERRY (314 votes received), (Elected)
Janet L. DUCOMMUN (122)
Jeff A. JONAH (352), (Elected)
Jeff LAND (342), (Elected)
Mark MARCOUX (302), (Elected)
Mayor: Jim CAMPBELL (116 votes received), (Elected)
Janine UNDERHILL (66)
Arnold MORRISSEY (127), (Elected)
Peter MURPHY (118), (Elected)
Wayne SHAVER (82)
Kelly WRIGHT (154), (Elected)
Looks like we made it through winter, the maples have been tapped!
The residents of Alma will be once again be celebrating the lobster fishing season in grand style during the Alma Fleet Launch, which begins on the evening of Tuesday, October 13 and lasts until the boats depart the wharf on the high tide.
Connecting Albert County wants you to be there and be part of the fun, so we are selling tickets on a prize package that puts you in the centre of the action and gives you a night to remember!
Proceeds of the ticket sales support our work keeping Albert County connected!
Be Part of the Celebration on October 13, 2015
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