Thursday July 31, 2014




The Yellowhead Flyway Birding Trail Assoc.

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Sunrise Cycling club is holding an informational meeting Wednesday April 23rd at the Ravine Room in the Gallagher Center at 7pm. 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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It’s the final concert of the 2013-2014 “Stars for Saskatchewan” concert series, and it will be a dynamic end to the year! The Yorkton Arts Council is so happy to present “Everything Fitz” on Tues., May 6 at 8:00 p.m. in the Anne Portnuff Theatre, Yorkton Regional High School.  Everything Fitz is a six piece family band featuring four of Canada’s finest young musicians and their parents. With roots in the Canadian old-time fiddle tradition and Ottawa Valley step dancing, their unique show combines a variety of musical styles! Their polished performances provide wholesome, captivating entertainment for the entire family! Tickets are available at the Yorkton Arts Council, as well as at Welcome Home Floral and Gift Shop, at the door, or online at www.yorktonarts.ca For more information call the Yorkton Arts Council at 783-8722.

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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, 11am - 5pm Monday to Friday, 1-4 pm Saturday. Admission is always free.

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Parkland Prairie Girl Guides Extra Ops Unit “Fundraiser Tradeshow”, Sunday May 4th, 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” Saturday April 26th. Showtime – 3:30 pm, 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 Nigth Dance, 78 First Ave. North, Yorkton, Sk. Great night of dancing. Every one is welcome. Lunch is included. Music by: Memory Lane April 25th. 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 Thursday, April 24, at 7PM 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., Apr. 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., Apr. 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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Yorkton’s Off Leash Dog Park Fundraising Committee Meeting Thurs., April 24, at 7 p.m. in the Ravine Room at the Gallagher Centre. Everyone welcome! For more information email yorktondogp...@gmail.com or call Karen Dunlop at Fins, Feathers and Fur Pets and Supplies at 306-782-7387.

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Holy Trinity Anglican Church ACW’s Strawberry Tea and Bake Sale - May 3, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. All are welcome. (Corner of 2nd Ave. and Darlington St.). Please use the Church entrance on Darlington.

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The Yellowhead Flyway Birding Trail Assoc. is hosting their Annual Symposium on Apr. 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., Apr. 24 @ 2:00 p.m. Everyone welcome.

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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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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) 782-5837 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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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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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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Treasure Chest Toastmasters Club meets weekly on Wednesday evening from 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at SIGN on Broadway. Impact your world by enhancing your communication and leadership skills. Guests and new members welcome. For more information contact: Delores Moskal 306-620-8424 and Keith Diduch 306-621-8700.


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