softballThe Nelson Softball Association will be hosting a two day softball skills clinic on May 5 and 6 weekend at the Merle Doyle Field in Nelson. The clinic is open to both boys and girls currently enrolled in any District 16 Middle School. The cost is $12 and includes lunch each day and a clinic T-shirt.Deadline for registration is April 6th.To register, please contact Kevin at 622-4144 or Blake at 625-4629.
Eel Ground Atlantic Salmon Fly Fishing and Sportsman Show will be taking place March 30th and March 31st at the Eel Ground Band Hall. This two day show will include Fly Tying Instruction and displays Sportsmans displays and demonstrations including fishing Guides, Fly and Tackle shops,Authors,Fishing Boats and Motors,4-Wheelers and Archery Demonstrations. This event welcomes all levels of skill and interest in the sport that makes the "mighty Miramichi River" world famous. Hosted by Eel Ground School and Eel Ground First Nations Community.
popsicles The Eel Ground School Drama Club will be having an ice cream sale tomorrow, Friday March 22. the sale will take place during the noon hour at the band hall.All ice cream treats are $1.00 each. The Drama Club are also selling tickets for an Easter Basket. The basket is valued at over $100.00. Tickets are just $1.00 each or 9 for $5.00. we will be selling them at the school or from any Drama student member. Just a reminder that there will be Drama practice friday at 2:30pm until 3:30pm in the school gym and also on Tuesday March 27th and Wednesday March 28th.
Congratulations to our girls junior varsity volleyball team. Tuesday after school they traveled to Nelson for their first game of the season. The girls were victorious winning 3 out of 5 games.Coaches Mrs.Harris and Mrs.Francis both were very impressed with the Grade 5 girls who were playing their first competitive games.Their next game will be on MOnday March 26th in Millerton. Good luck girls!
Today our school will be going to James M. Hill Theatre Auditorium to see two plays. the K4 to grade 4 will be going at 8:45 to see one play and the Grades 5-8 will leave at 9:45pm to see a second play to be performed by the TNB Young Players. It will be a great day!
Every Tuesday and Thursday there will be Intramural Newcombe Ball in the gymnasium for Grades 2-4. All games start at 12:25pm.Teams and schedule are now up in the gymnasium please check to see when your team is playing. Today Team 1 will play Team 2. remember have fun and be a great sport.
Students will be attending a TNB production at James M Hill on Thursday. the K-5 to Grade 3-4 will see the play "A Child's Garden of Verses" at 9:20am and the Grades 5-8 will attend the play "A secret Garden" at 10:20. both plays are put on by the Theatre New Brunswick's Young Company and will be great shows. Students attending need to have a signed permission slip from home to attend.
BASKETBALL FUNDAMENTALS COMMUNITY COACH CLINICFor coaches working with children 6-9 years of age. The course is a 7.5 hour course covering Philosophy, practice planning, safety, basic fundamentals of basketball and coaching ethics. Coaches who complete this course will be considered “Trained” in the NCCP”.When: Saturday March 24th, 2012Where: Eel Ground SchoolTime: 9:30am – 4:30pm This workshop is free of charge!