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In addition to the daily tours and demonstrations, a series of Special Events are held throughout the year. Generally, special admission fees will apply.
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Job Opportunity - Marketing Assistant

Wanted - Marketing Assistant

General Description
The Lake Charlotte Area Heritage Society seeks a Marketing Assistant for a six-month term position commencing on November 3rd 2014. The objective of this position is to implement a new marketing plan whose goal is to double attendance at Memory Lane Heritage Village by 100% within five years.

Supervision and Reporting
The Marketing Assistant reports to the Executive Director of the Lake Charlotte Area Heritage Society and will assist the Executive Director in implementing the Society’s new marketing plan.

Qualifications and Expertise
The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills and a sound knowledge of, and experience in, successful hands-on marketing of a heritage attraction and/or a tourism product or service. An ability to make persuasive in-person presentations is an asset, as is the ability to communicate effectively in English by telephone, email and social media. Additional skills that would be an asset include the ability to carry out focused target-market research, develop products and focused marketing strategies based on this research, and then implementing such strategies. A good knowledge of the Eastern Shore is an asset but not a requirement.

Terms of Work
The place of employment is Memory Lane Heritage Village (www.heritagevillage.ca) in Lake Charlotte. The hours of employment are 37.5 hours per week at a remuneration of $15 -$20 per hour, dependent upon experience, plus statutory benefits.

Application Requirements
Apply by email only to info@heritagevillage.ca. Include letter of interest, resume, and three references. Applications should be in PDF format only. The deadline for the receipt of applications is 9 AM, Tuesday, October 28th, 2014.

We would like to thank all applicants in advance for their interest in the position but only those applicants selected for an interview will be contacted.

Date: Tuesday October 21st, 2014
Location: Memory Lane Heritage Village
Fee: 0
Hours:
10:00


For more information call: 902-845-1937 or email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)


Candlelight Concert with “Musical Friends”

The “Musical Friends” choir perform their annual candlelight concert. Seating is limited.

Date: Saturday November 15th, 2014
Location: The Memory Lane Church
Fee: Good will donation welcome
Hours:
5:00 - 6:00 PM (doors will not open until 4:45 PM)


For more information call: (902) 845-1937 or email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)


Traditional 1940s Christmas Dinner

**The Saturday, November 15th Dinner is Sold Out, Tickets still available for Sunday**

Based on popular demand we will be hosting two authentic 1940s Christmas dinners served by lamplight in our traditionally decorated Cookhouse.  No turkey! Both dinners are preceded by a concert at 5:00 PM in the Memory Lane church. Musical Friends on Saturday and Steeple Chasers on Sunday. Reserve your ticket by August 30th to avoid disappointment. Call to reserve tickets, or send an email. Or, you can purchase your ticketsat our online gift shop. No refunds available.

 

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Date: Saturday November 15th - Sunday November 16th, 2014
Location: The Cookhouse, Memory Lane Heritage Village
Fee: $25.00 per person
Hours:
6:00 PM Dinner Begins


For more information call: (902) 845-1937 / 1-877-287-0697 or email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)

Menu:

2014 Menu:

*Roasted “Best Bird in the Yard”
With Summer Savory Dressing and Gravy
“All the Vegetables from the Garden”
Clam Harbour Cranberry Sauce
Memory Lane Pickles, Plum Bread

Plum Pudding with Rum Sauce
Selection of Tarts and Cookies
* best bird this year is chicken


Candlelight Concert with Steeple Chasers Choir

Candlelight Concert at Memory Lane Heritage Village featuring the Steeple Chasers Choir from the Parish of Ship Harbour.

An uplifting performance of seasonal songs to put you in the Christmas spirit.

Free admission.

Date: Sunday November 16th, 2014
Location: Memory Lane Church
Fee: Free Admission
Hours:
5:00 PM


For more information call: 1 877 287 0697 or email: .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)