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Wednesday, Aug 3rd, 2011

The Beer Barge BBQ held in June in Yellowknife was the third annual fundraising event for the NWT Mining Heritage Society. Great weather and a wonderful atmosphere of cheer and history brought forth yet another great Beer Barge BBQ Bash in June, the third annual fundraising event for the NWT Mining Heritage Society.

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Tuesday, Aug 2nd, 2011

Re-scheduled Annual General Meeting August 31, 2011 at the Giant Mine Townsite (if good weather) or at the Northern Frontier Visitor's Centre (if poor weather).

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Tuesday, Jun 7th, 2011

The annual Beer Barge BBQ Bash will be held on Saturday, June 18 at the Wardair Docks in Old Town, the NWT Mining Heritage Society’s grand party and fundraising event, now in its third year. Tickets are now on sale by contacting the Society office at 873-6078 (Steve) or 873-4036 (Yvonne) and available from most of the Society Directors personally.

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Monday, May 16th, 2011

Our Annual General Meeting and BBQ will be at the Giant Mine picnic site on the 29 June 2011. All members are encouraged to attend. After the BBQ we will have our Annual General Meeting and election of officers for the coming year. Make sure you submit your Nomination Form to the Co-Ordinator one week before the meeting.

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Monday, May 16th, 2011

In this issue: Beer Barge 2011 - Annual General Meeting June 29 - Spring Trade Show - Trust Fund for Fire Victims - Con Mine's First Years

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Thursday, Apr 21st, 2011

As the ice breaks loose on the Bay, and Baker Creek begins to flow, and with the re-appearance of rusty mining machinery from mounds of deep snow....the NWT Mining Heritage Society wishes you a HAPPY SPRING TIME and may everyone have safe and fun adventures at Giant Mine townsite this summer!

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Monday, Feb 28th, 2011

The 2011 City of Yellowknife Heritage Week was a great success with a number of well-attended events celebrating the mining history of our community.

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Monday, Feb 28th, 2011

In this issue: Contributions and Donors 2010 - New Mining Heritage Brochure - Yellowknife Heritage Week - Con Cougars, Hockey Champs '64 - This Month in NWT Mining History

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Thursday, Feb 10th, 2011

The Society would like to thank INAC and Rowes Construction for the successful backhaul of a jaw crusher from the Hidden Lake gold mine recently. The Hidden Lake mine was in sporadic operation from 1940 to the 1960s. It was cleaned up by the government last summer and the waste was backhauled into Yellowknife this month.

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Thursday, Nov 18th, 2010

In this issue: Rec Hall Lease Signed - Donations and Sponsors - Updates and Events - This Month in NWT Mining History

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