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The Lumber Jills at Maritime Fiddle Fest

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This past weekend, two of the Lumber Jills competed at the Maritime Fiddle Festival in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. Janelle Melanson won the Open Fiddle Class, the Best Waltz, Best Jig and Best Reel prizes, she also received the Don Messer Trophy for over all highest points. She placed third in the Open Step Dancing Class. Amélie de Arcos placed second in the Open Step Dancing Category and she placed third in the Open Fiddle Class. These two young ladies played together in Group Fiddle Class and they placed first!

CONGRATS to MNB members Janelle and Amélie for representing NEW BRUNSWICK so well and to their artistic director and teacher MNB Member Stacey Read.