Saturday April 19, 2014




The Magic of Christmas

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Philippines Typhoon Relief Concert, Fri., Dec. 6 at 7 p.m. Come and enjoy the beautiful sound of the harp at the “Sounds of the Season” concert with harpist Martha Cowie. Location: Holy Trinity Anglican Church, Darlington and 2nd Ave. Proceeds to Philippine Relief. Tickets available at the door or church office Tuesday thru Friday 2 p.m. - 5 p.m.

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Family Christmas Banquet with Kevin & Teresa Tabuchi - Dec. 13, 7:00 p.m. Kevin and Teresa are proud to call Prince Albert home and like many Canadians they know what it is like to have become disillusioned with today’s church culture. Yorkton Gallagher Centre (Wellington West Rm.) Advance tickets only, deadline Mon., Dec. 9. Tickets available at Yorkton Golden Rule and Sangsters, Parkland Mall. For out of town reservations call 306-783-1306 or 306-783-0037. Sponsored by Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship in Canada, Yorkton Chapter.

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The crop of colourful sunflowers has been harvested; replaced by the dynamic crop of people now inhabiting community pARTners gallery! Pencil Paparazzi is a captivating collection of black and white portraits drawn from crowds at pow wows, motorcycle rallies, car shows & other gatherings by local artist, Lynn Strendin. Our “portrait gallery” is home to these subjects from now through January. Meet and Greet The Artist on Sun., Jan. 5, at 2 p.m. and share thematic eats and treats. Open during regular hours at Yorkton Public Library, Pencil Paparazzi is an engaging attraction for young and old alike.

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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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Advent Tea & Bake Sale - Sat., Dec. 7, 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., St. Paul Lutheran Church. Everyone welcome.

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The Yorkton Arts Council brings you the sparkling sounds of the holiday season as they proudly present the next Stars For Saskatchewan concert: Jimmy Rankin, on Wed., Dec. 4, 2013 at 8:00 p.m. in the Anne Portnuff Theatre, Yorkton Regional High School. Jimmy will be sharing seasonal selections from his own Christmas recording “Tinsel Town”, along with favorites from his own extensive solo and Rankin Family catalogue. Tickets are available at the Yorkton Arts Council (783-8722) or at Welcome Home Floral and Gift Shop. They are also available on-line at www.yorktonarts.ca or at the door.

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At the Godfrey Dean Gallery: Two Perspectives - Mel Bolen and Karen Holden, until Dec. 15. Mel Bolen is one of Saskatchewan’s most accomplished ceramic artists. This exhibition features his sculptural work along with oil paintings by Karen Holden that explore their response to landscape, nature and beauty. Monday-Friday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m., Saturday 1-4 p.m. Admission is always free!

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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 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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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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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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eReader Workshop, Wed., Dec. 11, 2013, 6:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Learn to download eBooks from your library. As well as downloading and organizing eBooks, and simply using your Reader. Phone 306-783-3523 or come visit the Yorkton Public Library, 93 Broadway St. W. to preregister. Don’t wait, only the first 15 will be granted a seat. We look forward to seeing you.

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Alzheimer and Dementia Support/Information group meeting, Wed., Dec. 12, 2013, 2:00 p.m., Yorkton & District Nursing Home Conference Room. Everyone welcome. For more information contact the SHR Community Social Worker at 306-786-0722.

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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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Come join the fun!  Yorkton Community Concert Choir. Please call Laurene at 306-782-0460 or Anna at 306-744-2729 for more information.

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New Horizons Card Social - 78 1st Ave. N. Every 3rd Sunday of the month. Everyone welcome. Starts at 2:00 p.m. Bingo card game, pool, shuffleboard & darts. Light lunch included. $3.00 per person. Contact Ethel at 782-1621.

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Al-Anon meets Mondays, 8 p.m. in St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 73 Smith St.

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Help! I need a prayer. A private and confidential 24/7 prayer line to help hurting people in Yorkton and area. If you or someone you know needs a prayer, call 783-4498 or send your prayer request to Ineedpra...@sasktel.net. No one will ever get your name or phone number.

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Crossroads is a support group for women who are experiencing or have experienced violence. Group is held at SIGN on Broadway every Thursday from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. For more information contact 782-0673 or 782-5181.

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The International Women of Yorkton and area is a social group for all women. They meet one evening a month, at 222 Smith St. E., Yorkton. For more information contact Cathy at 783-2777.

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Music Makers invites you to a music & movement class for children ages 18 months through 3 years old. Come to a musical world filled with singing, instrument exploration, and creative movement. Heritage Baptist Church 11:25 to 12:00. Contact Diane Jones 306-590-7172.

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“Whoever said don’t run from your problems never had to face a bully.” Telephone and internet service for kids in Canada. No problem is too big or too small for our professional counselors. 1-800-668-6868 kidshelp.sympatico.ca

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The Yorkton Prostate Group meets every 3rd Thurs. of each month in the meeting room of the Yorkton Hospital. We promote early detection and speedy recovery. For more info call 306-782-5748.


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