NEWS & EVENTS
PLUS Industries invites you to visit their new website

The Board of Directors, staff, and participants of PLUS Industries are excited to announce the release of our new website. We invite everyone to visit our website and take a virtual tour of the people, programs, and places that are part of our organization.  Enter our online Website Contest - two lucky winners will win a $100 gift certificate.  Entry deadline is November 30, 2017.  Visit: https://www.plusindustries.ca/ 

New Landfill Hours

Please be advised that effective Tuesday, November 14th, the hours at the City Landfill will be changing to 9:30 am - 5:15 pm, Monday to Saturday. 

[Tues, Nov 14]
Historic Post Office Window Restoration Project

The Melfort Preservation and Rehabilitation Committee is continuing conservation and restoration of the Melfort Historic Post Office with the removal and repair or replacement of all windows on the main floor of the building.  Have your name engraved on a heritage postal box...a tax deductible legacy gift for family and friends.

 
NEWS

Power Station 100th Anniversary

Sunday, August 18, 2013


Come one! Come all! Celebrate the 100th Anniversary of the Power Station 1913 - 2013
Melfort and District Museum, 401 Melfort Street West. 
Celebrate your heritage and have fun! 
Sunday, August 18 from 1:00 - 8:00 p.m.

1:00 - 6:00 pm  Food Booth ($6 BBQ - burger/hot dog, dessert and a drink)
1:00 - 2:30 pm  Wagon Rides - heavy horses
2:00 - 5:00 pm  Interactive Tours - "When We Come West" drama troupe, Melfort pioneers
2:00 - 4:00 pm  Old-Fashioned Games & Races in the Park
3:00 - 3:30 pm  Hymn Sing in the Church - organist and choir
3:30 - 4:00 pm  Official Ceremony of commemoration of the Power Station
4:00 - 5:00 pm  Musical Entertainment in the gazebo - local singers and musicians
6:00 - 8:00 pm  Old-Time Dance in the Schoolhouse - featuring Irene and The Goodnighters

Throughout the afternoon:  
- Demonstrations - grist mill, blacksmith shop, sawmill
- making ice cream, face painting, etc.
- antique cars and trucks on display and the Bickle 1931 Firetruck
- people on-site dressed in pioneer costume

Souvenir buttons and balloons for everyone!  Fun for the whole family!  For more information, contact the Melfort and District Museum at 306-752-5870.  Click here for event poster.

 

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