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All in the Family – The Drawings

In early December 2010 we acquired three items for the collection: two framed drawings and a photograph.  All three had been purchased at an estate auction at the Dr. Malcolm MacDonald House, Cambridge-Narrows, in the late 1970s.  The donor had … Continue reading

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Cath Coombes Receives Life Membership

During Christmas in the Village 2010, retiring Director Catherine Coombes was feted and honoured for her 10 years of service to Queens County Heritage.  Of the many cards and gifts she received, one was a Life Membership to Queens County … Continue reading

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Agnes Warner and the Nursing Sisters of the Great War (New Brunswick Military Heritage Series)

All the best for the book launch, Shawna!!!  From Amazon.com: Through ear-splitting, thunderous explosions and fearful eerie flashes in the distance, the nurses of the Canadian Army Nursing Service in World War I waited for the inevitable arrival of wounded … Continue reading

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65th Queens County Fair

The 65th Annual Queens County Fair wrapped up Sunday afternoon.  Great weather overall, thousands of people, good times and good food, lots of promotion for Queens County Heritage and a good number of sales in the shop. We spoke to … Continue reading

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News from the Flower House!

Life at the Lakes was a huge success. All events were very well attended, including the new “Making of Anthony’s Art” exhibition which debuted last Saturday here at the Flower House. About 400 people visited the house over the weekend … Continue reading

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Mystery Man Identified!

If you ever wondered why we work in a museum, here’s why:  you never know what you are going to find out next! Two years ago we purchased the oil on canvas painting at right at an auction in Gagetown.  … Continue reading

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Life at the Lakes 2010

Queens County Heritage and Washademoak Region Chamber of Commerce Announce “Life At The Lakes” Sponsored Event on Aug7&8 Coined “The treasure hunt with a twist” by local artists & business owners Cambridge-Narrows, New Brunswick – August7&8 2010 – The Village … Continue reading

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