Monday October 20, 2014




Tot Spot - The Boys & Girls Club of Yorkton’s

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At the Godfrey Dean Gallery in Yorkton!

“A Fading Light: 25 Years of Photography at SIAST” Jan. 10 to Feb. 12, 2012. 25 Saskatchewan photographers commemorate the SIAST program with portraiture, documentary, commercial and fine art work. The program was closed in 2011.

“Words & Wanderlust” On now through February, Regina artist Louise Tessier combines heart felt travel photography with poetic quotes.

Mon. to Fri. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m., Thurs. 6-9 and Sun. 1-4 p.m. Admission is always free! Info 786-2992.

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The Brayden Ottenbreit Memorial Book Fund, generously supported and annually funded by the Kinsmen Club of Yorkton, is currently accepting applications for the provision of books or other items to any school, group or organization in need of materials to promote and encourage literacy. Interested parties are encouraged to submit a 500-word essay to bookf...@sasktel.net during the month of February, stating their need and items they wish to receive through this funding.

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The Ukrainian Catholic Brotherhood is sponsoring a Pre-Lenten Dance on Feb. 18 starting at 7:30 pm at St. Mary’s Cultural Centre. Music by J.J. Guy (Lone Tree Band). Tickets include lunch & door prize. Tickets available at Plum Tree, The Hair Shop, Frame Works, and Epic Audio Video. For more info call Lo...@ 783-4862 or Glen @ 783-7040.

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Assiniboine Food Security Alliance is hosting the 2nd Annual Prairie Sun Seed Festival on Sat., Feb. 25 from 1 to 4:40 p.m. at Dr. Brass School Gymnasium. Admission is a non-perishable food or donation to local food banks. This celebration of the diversity of seed and the culture of growing food locally features exhibits, displays by local food producers, seed sellers, gardening and seed workshops, food preservation demonstrations and a seed exchange. The Yorkton Public Library will be hosting a children’s story time at 1:15 and 2:15 p.m. For more info visit www.asfamatters.ca or phone Heather at 786-0604.

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Yorkton and District Horticultural Society Regular Meeting Wed., Feb. 15, 7:00 p.m., Sunshine Room, SIGN, North St., Yorkton. Special guest: Sonja Pawliw speaking on growing mushrooms. Everyone is welcome.

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Alzheimer and Dementia Support/Information Group Meeting - Wed., Feb. 8, 2:00 p.m., Yorkton & District Nursing Home Conference Room. Everyone welcome. For more info contact the SHR Community Social Worker (306) 786-0722.

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The Yorkton Branch of the Saskatchewan Genealogy Society invite you to see their display at the Open House at the Yorkton Public Library on Thurs., Feb. 16. Check out our display and find our more about our group. New members are always welcome!

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The Yorkton Branch of the Saskatchewan Genealogy Society will be taking part in Heritage Day at the Western Development Museum Sun., Feb. 19 from 2:00 - 5:00 p.m. If you are interested in researching your family tree, talk to any Society member and find out more about our group! New members are always welcome! Our February annual meeting will be held at the same time.

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The Yorkton Arts Council presents Prairie Debut – Alexander Sevastian – Wednesday, February 15, 2012 – 8:00 p.m. – Anne Portnuff Theatre, Yorkton Regional High School.

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St. Andrew’s United Church, Yorkton - Valentine’s Tea & Bake Sale - Sat., Feb. 11, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m., Lower Hall.

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FREE. Every Tuesday evening @ 7 p.m. at Deer Park Golf Course. Come ski with the Yorkton Cross Country Ski Club along our beautiful, well groomed trails. Bring a head lantern. Meet in parking lot near clubhouse. FREE. Every Wednesday afternoon @ 2 p.m. at Deer Park Golf Course. Fun leisure ski.  Everyone welcome. Meet in parking lot near clubhouse. Our next event will be a Ski Safari held on Family Day, Mon., Feb. 20 @ 1 p.m. at Deer Park. We’ll be hunting for hidden stuffed animals along the route and marking their location on our Safari Map. Wear Safari clothes over your ski outfit, if you would like. The person or persons spotting the most animals will be crowned Safari King or Queen.

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Habitat for Humanity Curling Funspiel - Feb. 17 at 7:30 p.m., Yorkton Curling Club. Enter a corporate team, friends or family, all is welcome. Theme: Disco. To register contact the Yorkton Curling Club 783-4127 or Karen at LR Future 783-7737. 100% of the proceeds will go to Habitat for Humanity Regina - Yorkton Project.

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Heritage Day 2012 - Sun., Feb. 19, 2:00 - 5:00 p.m., Western Development Museum, Yorkton. Heritage Day, proclaimed annual in February throughout the nation by the Heritage Canada Foundation, celebrates the architectural heritage and historic places of Canada. The WDM, City of Yorkton Archives and Heritage Sub-Commission and members of the Yorkton Chapter of the Saskatchewan Genealogy Society are pleased to again work together to celebrate the event on Sun., Feb. 19 from 2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

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February Is Library Lovers Month! Be part of the celebration at Yorkton Public Library! *Toddler Time: Thursdays all month from 10:30 – 11:00 - for parents & tots 6 – 36 months. *Pre-School Storytime: Thursdays all month from 10:30 to 11:15 - for 3 – 5 yr. olds & parents. *Board Game Night at the Library: Wednesdays, February 8 & 22 @ 7 p.m. - join in the fun. *Wood You Believe? exhibit open all month in community pARTners gallery. *Meet & Greet artist Guy Collette: Sunday, Feb. 12 @ 2 p.m. *Afternoon Book Club: Wednesday, February 15 @ 2:00. *YPL—The Next Chapter: Thursday, February ...@ 1:30. Dynamic re-dedication  of our “new” home with goodies, guests, good wishes, guides and more. *E -Readers Made E-asy: Workshops with Lori Barsi, our in-house E-xpert. (Call to register your interest). *Saskatchewan Genealogical Society (Yorkton Branch): Tuesday, February 21 @ 7 p.m. - open meeting for all interested. *Craft Aft. 4 Kids: Wednesday, February 22 from 2:00 – 3:30 - hands-on projects for 5-12 yr. olds. *Anime and Manga Night: Tuesday, February 28, @ 7 p.m. - experience the world though different eyes. *I Love My Library! (contest): Share your reasons with us. (Pick up an entry form at the library.) Call 783-3523 for more info.

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Tot Spot - The Boys & Girls Club of Yorkton’s new Early Learning Drop-In Centre running Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays from 9:00am to 12:00pm in SIGN on North (83 North Street). We are running in the old nursery school room; please use the west entrance. This program runs cost free to participate; donations accepted. Opens Feb. 6th, 2012! Please call 783-2582 with any questions!

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Seniors Fellowship Tuesdays, Yorkton Victory Church, 175 Gladstone Ave. S., 1:30 - 3:00. Facilitated by Marlene Rausch. Non-denominational. Board games, food, fellowship.

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