Sign up right away for one of three Cursive Writing Summer Workshops at the Doaktown Library. This free weekly program is open to children, youth and adults. What works best for you -- Tuesday evenings at 7 pm, Thursday afternoons at 1 pm or Friday mornings at 11 am? The one-hour workshops begin the week of July 4 and will run for eight (8) consecutive weeks. Call us today to register at 365-2018.
Blackville School will be presenting its annual Choir and Band Spring Concert on Wednesday, May 25/16 at 7:00 p.m. in the school cafeteria.This will feature performances by the Blackville School Elementary Choir, the Blackville School Girls’ Choir, the Blackville School Jazz Band along with the Grade 9U Band Class, and vocal soloists.Admission is at the door:Adults $5.00Students $2.00.Fudge, beverages, and tickets on a 50/50 Draw will be available for sale during the concert.All choir and band students are asked to arrive at the cafeteria for the concert at 6:40 p.m. for warm-ups and a sound check before the concert.Come and “swing into spring” and enjoy some of our school’s great musical talent!
There will be a Dress Rehearsal for all choir students in both the Elementary Choir and the Blackville School Girls’ Choir on Tuesday, May 24, 2016 in the cafeteria from 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.Students should have all of their props with them at the dress rehearsal.A pizza treat will be served during the rehearsal.Grade 2 students of the Elementary Choir will have to stay after school in order to attend the rehearsal at 3:00 p.m.Parents are asked to contact Miss Frenette at the school if there are any questions or concerns.
Congratulations to our Blackville School Elementary Choir and our Blackville School Girls’ Choir for achieving a Gold Standard at last week’s Miramichi Regional Music Festival 2016.Miss Frenette and all of the choir students would sincerely like to thank our piano accompanist, Mrs. Margaret Craig for doing such a fabulous job as our accompanist at the festival.We would also like to thank the parent volunteers – Tracey Hallihan, Sarah Mullin, Cindy Hallihan, and Elana Hallihan - who traveled on the bus with us for their assistance, it was greatly appreciated.