Thursday April 24, 2014




Helianthus XXXV

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Come out and show your support for Evelyn Loster - Steak Nite Fundraiser, Sat., Nov. 16, 5 p.m. - 7 p.m., 7 p.m. - 9 p.m., Tapps Bar. Raffle draws, 50/50 draws. All proceeds from raffle & 50/50 go towards Evelyn’s family medical expenses.

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Parkinson’s Support Group meeting Wed., Nov. 20, 2 p.m. @ the Yorkton & District Nursing Home. Probable guest will be Jennifer Schoeck from Sask. Parkinson’s Society. All Parkinson’s patients &interested persons welcome . For further info contact Marj @3067837519.

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New Horizons Friday Night Dance, 78 First Ave. North, Yorkton, Sk. Great night of dancing. Every one is welcome. Lunch is included. Music by: Nov. 15, Memory Lane; Nov. 22, Andrew Mariniuk & Boys; Nov. 29, Ron & Sandra Rudoski. For more information and admission prices contact Peter at: 306-782-1846.

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Helianthus XXXV, an eclectic collection of original works of art created by nineteen prairie artists and artisans, is now in full bloom at community pARTners gallery! These colourful and energetic pieces celebrate the spirit of Sunflower, Yorkton’s  own fine art craft market. Please check out this splendid exhibition at Yorkton Public Library during regular opening hours, from now till late November.

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New Horizons Seniors Center, 78 First Ave. North, Yorkton, Sk. will be hosting a Free Driver Refresher Course. Licence will not be affected. No Exams. The 55 Alive driver course is designed to help Canadians to maintain their independence and their driving privileges. Many interesting topics and rules of the road will be covered. Date: Wed., Nov. 20. Time: 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Coffee and tea will be available. Lunch break: 12:00 to 1:00 p.m. Bring your own lunch.

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A bright star will be shining on the prairie horizon when the Yorkton Arts Council “Stars For Saskatchewan” presents Gordie MacKeeman and his Rhythm Boys, Sun., Nov. 17 at 2:00 p.m. in the Anne Portnuff Theatre, Yorkton Regional High School. Hailing from PEI, this award-winning group will serve up old-time roots music with an energy level that practically yanks you out of your seat by the collar! Tickets are available at the Yorkton Arts Council office, Welcome Home Floral and Gift Shop, or at the door. You can also purchase your tickets on-line at http://www.yorktonarts.ca/

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The Magic of Christmas - St. Andrew’s United Church, 2nd Ave. & Smith St., Yorkton. Sun., Dec. 8, 2 p.m. & 7 p.m. St. Andrew’s Choir, featured performers 2 Pianos - 8 Hands, Yorkton Community Choir. Tickets available from Church Office 306-783-4157 (cheques only), Frameworks 306-782-8282, Loucks Medi-Health Pharmacy 306-786-6636. Food bank donations gratefully accepted.

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Guardian Angel Animal Rescue Raise the Woof - A stand up comedy show. 1st Annual Christmas Party - Fri., Nov. 29 - Gallagher Centre. 3 stand up comedians, supper and dance with DJ Kanada. Cocktails 5:30, supper 6:30, show 8:00. Door prizes, 50/50, silent auction. For tickets call or text 306-641-6594.

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Our Christmas Show - All That Jazz Big Band. Larry Pearen, Director; Vocalists: Jackie Washenfelder and Robb Zerr. Thurs., Nov. 28, 7:30 p.m., Painted Hand Casino Parkland Room. Tickets available from Frameworks, Freedom Sound, Fuzztone Music and Saddles & Steel Music.

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Alzheimer Society Saskatchewan - An Evening of Education for people with Dementia and their family and friends via Telehealth. Pain assessment in older adults with severe Dementia - Tues., Nov. 19, 7 - 9 p.m. Register online at www.alzheimer.ca/sk or call Sunrise Health Region 306-786-0776.

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The Parkland Prairie Girl Guides Extra Ops Unit Fundraiser Trade Show. Free admission, everyone welcome. Face painting, raffles, cookes, popcorn, cotton candy. Sun., Nov. 17, 1:00 p.m - 5:00 p.m., Yorkdale School, 270 Gladstone Ave. S., Yorkton.

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Ducks Unlimited Canada 15th Annual Ladies Champagne Brunch Fundraiser will be held on Sat., Nov. 16 at St. Gerard’s Parish Complex. Doors open at 10:00 a.m. Silent auction/numerous raffles. Call Ducks Unlimited Canada 306-782-2108. Please join us with family and friends while we celebrate our 15th Annual Yorkton Ladies Ducks Unlimited Champagne Brunch. A fabulous brunch will be followed by games of chance and as always a great Silent Auction. We hope to see you there!

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Habitat for Humanity Faith Build presents: Project 3:16 “His Promise” A Drama/Musical Fundraiser March 6, 7, 8, 9, Anne Portnuff Theatre. Be a part of the event. The following are needed: Choir Members, Pianists, Band Musicians. Contact ingridstu...@hotmail.com  or 306-641-6388.

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Perfect for your Christmas Party! Paper Bag Players will be presenting a Dinner Theatre & Cabaret, Nov. 22, 23 Dec. 7, 14. This year’s production is a comedy set in 1965, Cocktails at Pam’s by Stewart Lemaine. Enjoy supper, performance and stay for music by the JayWalkers. Tickets are are available online from www.paperbagplayers.com or for more information call Pam 306-621-2685.

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Christmas in November Trade Show - Nov. 16, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m., Ramada Inn Yorkton, SK. Over 30 tables in attendance. All proceeds go to the Gladstone Seniors Residence Activity Fund. Come on down and start your Christmas shopping! For more info call Brandy at 306-828-2000 or email Brandy, jorgen...@gmail.com

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St. Mary’s U.C.W.L.C. Christmas Bake Sale Nov. 23, 1:00 p.m. Traditional Ukrainian perogies, cabbage rolls, borscht, kolachi, baking and more. St. Mary’s Cultural Centre, 240 Wellington Ave., Yorkton. Free admission.

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Fall session Pre-school Storytime: Ages 3 - 5 years, Monday or Thursday 10:30 – 11:15 a.m., Oct. 7 – Nov. 28. Mother Goose on the Loose: A mother and child program for ages 0 - 3, Monday or Thursday  10:30 – 11:00 a.m. Oct. 7 – Nov. 28.  

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Come & be a part of what God is doing - Ships of Mercy, Sat., Nov. 23 @ 1:30, held @ Prairie Harvest Christian Life Centre, 72 Melrose Ave., Yorkton. Coffee & dessert. Sponsored by Yorkton Aglow Lighthouse ~ every nation touched, every heart changed.

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Citizens on Patrol Program Yorkton - COPP the eyes and ears of your community is recruiting new members. For an application or more info please contact COPP at 306-621-7361 (day) or 306-782-3197 (after 6 p.m.) or The Yorkton City Detachment of the RCMP at 306-786-2400 or Box 153, Yorkton, SK S3N 2V7.

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The Sunshine Club is a drop-in centre for adults coping with mental health problems. We are located at 83 North Street, in the SIGN building. Normal hours of operation are Monday, Thursday, Friday and alternate Tuesdays from 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. We are closed Wednesday and weekends. For more information please call 306-783-8135.

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Gloria Hayden Community Centre Hours of Operation Monday to Friday 9:00 a.m. to noon, 1:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Closed over the lunch hour. Saturdays & Sundays noon to 5:00 p.m. Stat Holidays closed.


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