July 2019 News
July 14, 2019 from 12pm to 4pm: The Miramichi Ground Search and Rescue team will be hosting an Open House at the NB GSAR Training Center (located on the old base in Chatham.)
Open to the Public!
– Face painting
– Glitter Tattoos
– Photo booth
– Hot dogs
– Princess Actors
– Superhero Actors
Every hour there is also a free AdventureSmart presentation for the kids.
(71 Thorneycroft St)
November 19th @ 10am and November 23rd @6pm: MGSAR Info Sessions; open to the public; located at the MGSAR base (71 Thorneycroft St)
- In Memoriam page has been updated to include our team mate, Mark Corbett, who passed away last November. Special thanks to his family for his biography and the great photo.
- The 2016 Photo Gallery has been updated
- Met with our Platinum sponsor, Sykes Miramichi, at the base for a photo op with our new t-shirts and signs
November 7th: MGSAR members met with our Federal Minister, Pat Finnegan, regarding our long-term plan to establish a GSAR training Center for New Brunswick in Miramichi.
November 4-6th: 13 members of the MGSAR team are participating in the New Brunwick GSAR Workshop held in Oromocto, NB.
- Some of the courses offered:
- Utilizing SAR Dog Teams at Searches
- Lost Person Behaviour
- GPS training
- Searching from aircraft