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It’s Fun to Volunteer at Heritage Mica Days!

With Heritage Mica Days fast approaching, the Friends are once again recruiting volunteers to help with a variety of tasks during the many events.  We have many opportunities available and would be happy to discuss with you the various ways you can help.  … Continue reading

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Heritage Mica Days Ready to Go!

Don’t let grey and dismal winter days get you down – think about all the fun you’ll have at Heritage Mica Days for 2013! The planners of this annual event have prepared an action-packed schedule of events to keep everyone … Continue reading

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Be a Miner or a Voyageur at the Heritage Mica Festival

Exciting adventures are in store this month at the Heritage Mica Festival at Murphys Point Provincial Park. Have you ever wondered what it was like to be a miner in the year 1900, working in an underground mine and using … Continue reading

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