Wednesday August 20, 2014




Calling all artists!

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Sunrise Cycling club is holding an informational meeting Wed., April 23 at the Ravine Room in the Gallagher Center at 7 p.m. The Sunrise Cycling club is a non competitive group of riders that enjoy weekly rides in and around the city. For more information contact Anne Stupak @ 306-783-6617 or email sunrisecyclec...@gmail.com

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‘‘Planning For The Future, Now!’’ A free information seminar hosted by Yorkton New Horizons for all ages. Estate planning, Wills, Power of Attorney, Living Wills, Death and Pension Benefits, Prepaid and Preplanned Funeral Services, Memorials and related topics. 78 - 1st. Avenue North, Yorkton, Sk. Sylvia Gazdewich, Verna Moroz Sun., April 13. 2014 at 1:00 p.m. The seminar is open to all - members and non members of all ages. There is no fee, charge, nor silver collection. Coffee and tea will be provided by New Horizons.

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Now at community pARTners gallery, till the end of May!  Lindsay Arnold: Garden Immaculate - The solo exhibition. Garden Immaculate by Lindsay Arnold, an artist from the community of North Portal, Saskatchewan, awaits you during regular hours at Yorkton Public Library’s community pARTners gallery. Lindsay Arnold creates watercolour drawings that are quietly witty and slyly subversive.

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At the Dean Gallery - Dimensions, March 31 to April 26, 2014. The Godfrey Dean Art Gallery presents Dimensions 2014, a juried exhibition of the best of Saskatchewan fine craft. The next one is in 2016, so don’t miss out on this one. 49 Smith St. E in Yorkton, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Monday to Friday, 1-4 p.m. Saturday. Admission is always free.

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Parkland Prairie Girl Guides Extra Ops Unit “Fundraiser Tradeshow”, Sun., May 4, 2014, 10:30 – 4:00, Yorkdale School, Yorkton. Free Admission. Everyone Welcome. Over 45 vendors. Lunch available for purchase. Popcorn, Cotton Candy, Face Painting, Raffles, Cookies.

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Parkland Prairie Girl Guides Extra Ops Unit presents...“The Lego Movie” Sat., April 26. Showtime – 3:30 p.m., Yorkton Tower Theater. All ages $5.00. There will be no debit machine for admission – cash only please.

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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: Andrew Mariniuk & Boys April 11; APRIL 18 - GOOD FRIDAY NO DANCE. Music by: Memory Lane April 25. For more information contact Peter: 306-782-1846.

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Attention gardeners!  The next meeting of the Yorkton and District  Horticultural Society will be on Thurs., April 24, at 7 p.m. in the Sunshine Room at SIGN on North Street, not April 17 as originally scheduled. Our special guest will be Karen Leis from Runnymede speaking to us about Vermiculture and composting with worms.

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“Prime Rib” Supper, hosted by the Men of Westview Sun., April 27, one sitting only, 5:00 p.m. Purchase your tickets early! Call the church office Tuesdays or Thursdays for tickets 306-783-3063.

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Pecha Kucha - What could you get across in 400 seconds? Presented at Yorkton Public Library, 7 p.m. on Tues., April 29. Do you have an interesting or unique hobby? Go on a trip lately? Or just have a fun story you’d like to share? If so, YPL wants to give you a chance! You can share your story in 20 slides with 20 seconds per slide. Please contact the library to sign up or for more info.

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Spring Tea & Bake Sale - Sat., April 12, 1:00 to 4:00 p.m., St. Mark Orthodox Church Basement, 160 Betts Ave., Yorkton. Admission: freewill offering.

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The Yorkton Arts Council brings you the next exciting concert in the 2013-2014 “Stars For Saskatchewan” concert series! Prairie Debut presents  “Guy and Nadina”, Mon., April 14 at 8:00 p.m. in the Anne Portnuff Theatre, Yorkton Regional High School. The Guy and Nadina Duo is renowned for artistry, musicianship, engaging performances, and fashion! Tickets are available at the Yorkton Arts Council, Welcome Home Floral and Gift Shop, at the door, or on-line at www.yorktonarts.ca

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The Yellowhead Flyway Birding Trail Assoc. is hosting their Annual Symposium on April 26, 2014 at St. Gerard’s Parish Complex, 125 - 3rd Ave. S., Yorkton. Speakers are Roger Nesdoly, Prince Albert - ‘Managing Sustainable Forests’, Myrna Pearman, Ellis Bird Farm - ‘Bluebirds and other Cavity Nesters’, James Edgar, Royal Astronomical Society - ‘The Sun’ and Tanya Lawson - ‘Cougar Research and Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park’. Nature walk or view film ‘Introduction to Nature’. Children 14 yrs. and under free. Registration begins at 11 a.m. Lunch and supper provided. Pre-registration encouraged. Forms and more info at www.yfbta.com. Come out and enjoy the day with us.

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Looking for something to do during the school break? Join us at Yorkton Public Library for Megamind The Superhero Movie, Thurs., April 24 @ 2:00 p.m. Everyone welcome.

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The next meeting for the Yorkton Prostate Cancer Group will be April 17 in the Hospital Board Room at 7 p.m. Anyone wanting information on this meeting or prostate cancer should call Vic @ 306-782-2398.

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Yorkton Public Library Spring Session Preschool Storytime - Ages 3-5 years, 10:30 - 11:15 a.m., Mondays or Thursdays Apr. 14 - June 5. Toddler Time - Ages 6-36 months, 10:30 - 11:00 a.m. Thursdays Apr. 17 - June 5. Call 306-783-3523 to register.

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Calling all artists! Art in the country at Cherrydale Golf Course. Deliver 3 paintings by May 25 or before, children’s art welcome too. All pieces must be ready to hang. Reception June 7th at 7:00 p.m. Everyone welcome.

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District twelve would like to extend our hands in welcoming you to Saskatchewan 4-H Provincial Public Speaking. Please join us on Sat., April 12 at Royal Canadian Legion Branch #77, 380 Broadway St. W., Yorkton. Speaking will commence at 1:00 p.m.

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The Canadian Federation of University Women/Yorkton Inc. proudly presents Dr. Vianne Timmons, President of the University of Regina speaking on “The Relevance of Post-Secondary Education” on April 26, 2014 @ 10:00 in Room 123 at Parkland College. Free coffee and muffins. Admission is FREE. Donations to our local scholarship program will be greatly appreciated. Members of the public are invited to attend. Our regular monthly meeting will be held after the presentation. For more information contact Bilkies @ (306) 782-3758 or Elsie @(306) 783-4862.

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Notice is hereby given to all members that the Annual General Meeting of Yorkton & District United Way will be held on Mon., April 28, 2014 at 6:00 at 180 Broadway St W, Yorkton, SK, in the Union office boardroom.Please RSVP to Marjorie Smith at 306-782-1966 or via email:mpor...@me.com.

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Messy Church - Messy Activities, Bible Stories and Food, St. Andrew’s United Church, 29 Smith St. E., Yorkton, Sun., April 13 from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. Everyone is invited! Great fun for families! Call for more info 306-783-4157.


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