1 Jun: Canvas and Cocktails

Everyone is invited to the Maritime Club for drinks and painting. Cost is $40.25/person. Two discounted tickets are available to military members for $10 each. Tickets can be picked up from the Maritime Club office

Where: Maritime Club, Base Gagetown

When: Doors at 1800 hr, paintain begins at 1900 hr

2 Jun: Preteen Creating Club

The Preteen Creating Club (for youth in grades 6-8) meets at the local library on the first Fri of every month. Every month is something new!

Where: Fay Tidd Public Library, Oromocto

When: 1530-1630 hr

3 Jun: 5 CDSB Gagetown Army Run

Running season has arrived and the Base is hosting its annual Army Run. Cost is $25/person and FREE for kids, with registration taking place in the gym foyer at 0800 hr. T-shirts will be given to the first 100 participants registered. Please contact Albert Wybenga at 506-422-2000, local 2425 or albert.wybenga@forces.gc.ca for more information.

Where: Base Gym, Oromocto

When: Registration, 0800 hr; Start Time for 5 km & 10 km runners, 0900 hrs; Start time for Nordic walkers 0815 hrs; Start time for kids run, 0830 hrs

3 Jun: Screening of Aldo vs. Holloway

Junior ranks military members are invited to the Maritime Club to watch the UFC’s Aldo vs. Holloway World Featherweight Championship. The snack bar will be open. For more information, call 422-1001.

Where: Maritime Club, Base Gagetown

When: 1800 hr

4 Jun: Oromocto Market

The Oromocto Market (T.O.M) is run by the community FOR the community and is open the first Sun of every month! Come check out 30+ vendors, have a snack, and find unique gifts!

Where: Hazen Centre, Oromocto

When: 1000-1400 hr

10 Jun: Who’s Your Daddy Adventure Race

Natural Selection Adventure Racing is back with its 10th annual Who’s Your Daddy adventure race. Register for the 4 or 8 hour race, and do as little or as much of this beginner friendly course as you like. Paddle, mountain bike, and trek your way to victory! Cost is $50/ racer for the 8-hour event and $30/racer for the 4-hour event. Highlights include the Picaroon’s Tire Pull, a post-race BBQ, draw prizes, and adventure galore!

Where: Oromocto-Fredericton area…it’s a mystery…

When: 0900-1700 hr

17 Jun: Saturday Scrabble Club

The local library hosts a monthly Scrabble Club the third Sat of each month.  Scrabble boards and dictionaries provided. Participants are welcome to bring other games.  For more information, call 357-3329.

Where: Fay Tidd Public Library, Oromocto

When: 1400-1600 hr

21 Jun: Oromocto Area Chamber of Commerce Year End BBQ

Join the Oromocto Area Chamber of Commerce for its Annual Year End BBQ!  Enjoy good food and take a tour of the Oromocto Training and Employment Centre. RSVP by calling 446-6043 or emailing oromoctochamber@nb.aibn.com.

Where: OTEC, Oromocto

When: 1630-1800 hr

23-24 Jun: Cultural Expressions Festival

Experience entertainment from around the world in celebration of Canadian Multiculturalism Day. This year’s event will feature rich Iranian cultures, and will showcase over 90 dance and music performances as well as displays, food, a parade, and family activities.

Where: Fredericton, NB

When: See website here for details.

30 Jun-1 Jul: Fredericton Canada Day Weekend

Celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday in New Brunswick’s capital city! Enjoy two days of festivities, including top music performances, activities, food vendors, and the largest fireworks display over the Saint John River!

Where: Fredericton, NB

When: See Facebook page here for details.