Tantramar Heritage Trust, Inc.P.O. Box 3554, 29B Queens Road, Sackville, New Brunswick, E4L 4G4
Office Hours : Tuesday to Friday 9:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Phone :  536-2541     Fax :  536-2537
E-mail : email@example.com
Executive Director: Karen Valanne
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Calendar of Events 2018
Saturday 22 September: Campbell Carriage Factory Tours and Blacksmithing Demonstrations - The Carriage Factory Museum will be open from 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. and the forge will be running in the blacksmith shop.
Sunday 23 September Fall Fundraising Dinner - "The 'Hay' Days of Tantramar", at the Music Barn, 18 Station St., Middle Sackville, 6:30 p.m. Guest speaker Colin MacKinnon will talk about the history and construction of Tantramar marsh barns. There will be musical entertainment, trivia, and a silent auction. We are seeking handmade or unique items for the auction, so if you'd like to contribute something, please contact the office at 536-2541 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The meal is a hip of beef dinner, with vegetables, roll, blueberry dessert, tea or coffee. Tickets are $50, which includes a $25 tax receipt. Seating is limited and you can purchase your ticket as of Friday, August 31 by contacting Karen at the office. Tickets can be purchased over the phone using a credit card or in person at the office by cash, cheque, credit or debit.
Local Mystery History - a series of heritage-themed sessions in partnership with the Tantramar Family Resource Centre. Join us for these free events at which we explore local true crime stories. Light refreshments will be served and a draw will be held at each event to win copies of the related books.
Wednesday, September 26, 7 p.m. - The Great Amherst Mystery (Esther Cox poltergeist haunting), read by Charlie Rhindress, Campbell Carriage Factory Museum, 19 Church St. Nice and spooky around a campfire, weather permitting.
Wednesday, October 10, 7 p.m. - The Ballad of Jacob Peck (Mercy Hall murder), read by Rev. John Perkin, Anderson Octagonal House, 29 Queens Rd., Sackville, NB.
Wednesday, October 24, 7 p.m. - Reader, Be Thou Also Ready (William Fawcett murder), read by Charlie Scobie, Anderson Octagonal House, 29 Queens Rd., Sackville, NB.
For further details see UPCOMING EVENTS
People of the TantramarBy Charlie Scobie
Biographical sketches of 47 women and men who have lived in the Tantramar area over the centuries.
A sequel to the best-selling Sackville Then and Now . Hardback, full-colour, glossy paper, 108 pages, 10 x 8.5 inches. Price: $25.00.
On sale at Tidewater Books, 13 Bridge Street, Sackville, and at Cover to Cover Books, 630 Pinewood Road, Riverview, N.B. Also at Boultenhouse Heritage Centre, 29B Queens Road, Sackville during regular office hours (9 a.m. - 2 p.m., Tuesday through Friday).
People who pre-ordered copies earlier in the summer can pick them up at the Boultenhouse Heritage Centre. Pre-ordered copies will also be delivered (within the Sackville area) on request; call Tantramar Heritage Trust at 536-2541.
To order copies by mail please go to our PUBLICATIONS page.
Town of Sackville Mayor John Higham accepts a copy of People of the Tantramar from author Charlie Scobie at the Book Launch on 21 September 2018.
To renew your membership or become a member / give a donation / volunteer your time, please use the 2018 Membership Form (PDF)
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