November 11th, 2018
Remembrance Day Service, New
Jerusalem Cenotaph, Sunday, November 11, 2018
Access through Petersville, Blue
Mountain and Hibernia Gates
Followed by Fall Meeting, Gagetown Rec Centre, Mill
Road, Village of Gagetown -
Remembrance Day Supper, Orange Hall, 4424 Route 102,
***For your info: ***
1. CFB Gagetown Range Control
advised today that for those planning to travel
to the New Jerusalem Cenotaph on Nov. 11 via
Blue Mountain/Olinville Rd, - once on the Base
they will need to take the Elder Jackson Rd as
the Yorkshire Rd is not in good shape and cars
especially won't be able to travel on it. Range
Control plans to put barricades and detour signs
to direct vehicles.
2. For those planning to
attend the Remembrance Day supper at the Orange
Hall, Queenstown - it is pot luck. Regret that I
did not know this earlier or I would have passed
it on sooner.
For info: contact Connie
Denby (506) 488-2128
Sleepís Hill picnic
Saturday, August 4, 2018
Queens County Fairgrounds, 20 Court House Road, Gagetown,
Gates to the fairgrounds
will be open at 10:00 a.m., events will commence at 1:00
p.m. and continue until early evening. Parking
available on the fairgrounds (no charge)
65 years since our property was expropriated to
establish CFB Gagetown. Come enjoy music on the outdoor
stage, visit and reminisce with friends and neighbours.
Pot luck meal in the dining hall. Memorabilia, scrap
books and photos can be put on display in the exhibit
hall. It will be helpful if you can let us know if you
plan to attend. Inquiries and/or to provide attendance
confirmation: contact Connie Denby at email@example.com
or call (506) 488-2128.
Or, you can visit our BGCHA Facebook page EVENTS
notification and indicate if you plan to attend.
: August 5, 2018
The annual Sleepís Hill
picnic will be held on Sunday, August 5, 2018, following
the 65th reunion rather than in July as has
been our usual practice. The military has confirmed
that the Blue Mountain and Hibernia gates will be open
from 9:00 a.m. until sunset. The Petersville gate is
open 24 hrs a day. Bring a picnic lunch, lawn chairs
and a small table for yourself if you wish. Join in a
time of fellowship with former friends and neighbours.
The upcoming BGCHA Annual / Spring
April 21, 2:00 p.m.
be held on Saturday, . with potluck to follow at the
Smithís Creek Hall, 518 Route 890, Smithís Creek (a
short distance from the former Roachville Hall).
Remembrance Day Service
For those planning to attend the Remembrance Day Service
at the New Jerusalem Cenotaph, the gates at Blue
Mountain and Hibernia in addition to Petersville will be
open on Nov. 11 all day from approx. 9:00 a.m. - 5:00
When traveling in
the Training Area,
please ensure that you have the following CFB Gagetown
telephone number with you in case you have vehicle
problems, etc: 422-2000
That is the number for the on-duty personnel at Range
Control. Cell service in the Training Area is good in
some areas and poor in others.
am - Cenotaph, New Jerusalem
Following Gates Will Be
Open ... Petersville, Blue Mountain & Hibernia
2:30 PM - Fall Meeting,
Gagetown Rec Centre - 38 Mill Road, Village of
4:30 Ė 6:00 PM -
Remembrance Day Supper
Orange Hall, Queenstown,
All are welcome.
Annual Sleepís Hill picnic,
Sunday, July 9, 2017:
Sleepís Hill picnic, New Jerusalem. The Blue Mountain
and Hibernia gates will be open that day in addition to
please bring your own lawn chairs and a small folding
table for your own use if you can. We wonít have tables
and chairs provided this year. Questions?? Call Connie
Denby (506) 488-2128.
BGCHA Annual / Spring meeting
Saturday, April 22, 2:00 p.m.
Potluck to follow.
The new location
for the meeting
will be the Smithís Creek Hall, 518 Route 890, Smithís
Creek (a short distance from the former Roachville
All day until 5:00 pm
planning to attend the Remembrance Day Service at
the New Jerusalem Cenotaph, the gates at Blue
Mountain and Hibernia in addition to
Petersville will be open on Nov. 11 all day
until approx. 5:00 p.m.
traveling in the Training Area, please ensure that
you have the following phone number with you in case
you have vehicle problems, etc: 422-2000 extension
3121. That is the number for the on-duty personnel
at Range Control. Cell service in the Training Area
is good in most areas.
BGCHA meeting 2:30 pm
meeting will follow that afternoon at 2:30 p.m.
at the Rec Centre, Village of Gagetown, Mill
Remembrance Day supper 4:00-6:00
annual Remembrance Day supper will be held at
the Orange Hall, 4424 Route 102, Queenstown,
from 4:00-6:00 p.m. There is a change this
year in that it will be pot luck with a
free-will offering at the door in support of
heating the hall during the upcoming winter
season. For some folks, bringing a hot dish
will be difficult; however, bread, rolls, cold
meats, desserts are welcomed. You are still
most welcome to attend the supper even if you
are unable to bring a dish. There is always an
abundance of food at the suppers in Queenstown Ė
so donít despair Ė please plan to attend the
supper and help support the heating fund for the
The BGCHA Annual Picnic
-Sunday, July 3.
The BGCHA annual picnic at Sleep's Hill, New
Jerusalem, will be held on Sunday, July 3. In addition to
Petersville gate, Blue Mountain and Hibernia gates will also
be open for access to the Training Area. Questions??? ....
please call, (506) 488-2128.
16 April 2016, 2:00 p.m.
The BGCHA Spring / Annual meeting will be held
Saturday, 16 April 2016, 2:00 p.m., at the
Roachville Hall, 301 Roachville Road. Time of
fellowship and potluck to follow. We welcome all
members to attend - that includes current, former
and potential new members. Please note: when your
newsletter arrives either by mail or e-mail, your
membership expiry date will be shown on the mailing
label or as part of the e-mail address. Please let
us know of any errors or change of address.
Membership renewals are due annually 1 July.