NEWS & EVENTS
Spring City-wide Registration

Melfort City Wide Spring Registration NIght will be held Wednesday April 5, 2017, in the NLP Lobby from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm.  Brochures are available at City Hall, the Kerry Vickar Centre and the Northern Lights Palace Pool.  Click here to view the online Spring City-wide Brochure.

[Wed, April 5]
McDonald's Restaurants Coming to Stone Gate Shopping Centre

McDonald's Restaurants has purchased land in the Stone Gate Shopping Centre. The familiar site of the golden arches will be seen as you drive into the City of Melfort in the future.

 
UP & COMING EVENTS


 Melfort Up & Coming Events 

If you wish to be included on the following list of Community Up & Coming Events, please e-mail the information about your function to facilitybookings@cityofmelfort.ca

Kerry Vickar Centre Events
Click on the above link for a schedule of upcoming events at the Kerry Vickar Centre.  For more information contact the Program Coordinator at 306-752-4177.  Click here for online bookings and registration.

Seniors' Place Events
Event Schedule:  Call 306-752-5904
Melfort & District Seniors Club, 118 Burrows Ave W
Mondays - Exercises, Balancing, Strength, Tai-Chi:
Mondays at 10:00 am.  

2017 Farmers' Market Schedule
Inside Melfort Mall:  12:00 noon - 4:00 pm  
     Mar 2, 16 & 30, Apr 13 & 27, May 11 & 18, June 1, 15, 29
Outside Melfort Mall:  2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
     Every Thursday from July 6 to September 28.
Inside Melfort Mall:  12:00 noon - 4:00 pm
     Oct 5 & 12, Nov 9 & 23, Dec 14 & 21

Wellness Centre Sod Turning
Wednesday, March 22, 2017, 4:00 pm
Melfort Hospital
Reception to follow in Melfort Hospital Lobby
The City of Melfort and our Regional Municipal Partners, along with Avatex Devcorp, the Family Physicians Group and Kelsey Trail Health Region invite you to attend the sod turning for the new Wellness Centre, a clinic that will accommodate up to 16 physicians and lease space for health and wellness specialists, plus pharmacy with dispensary.  All conveniently located at the Melfort Hospital, Broadway Avenue North.

Sylvan Learning Educational Camps & Events
Sylvan Learning is offering a variety of educational camps this fall for the Melfort Area.  To register, please call 1-306-763-1050 or email rachel@pasylvan.ca. Rachel Lavigne, Director of Education, Sylvan Learning Prince Albert.
Radical Racers- Wednesdays, March 1 - 22, 6:30 - 8:30 pm.  $125.00
Ever wonder what it would be like to build or design cars?  Find out what makes cars move and what makes some cars move faster than others.  Build cars that propel in different ways and decide how forces and design affect each car's movement.  Grades 2-7

Sisters United -  Women's Suffrage in Saskatchewan
a travelling exhibit developed by the Diefenbaker Centre
March 25 - April 24, 2017
Tuesday to Saturday from 12:30 - 4:30 pm
Melfort Historic Post Office, 302 Main Street
Opening Reception on March 25 from 2:00 - 4:00 pm

Easter Bingo - Melfort & District Senior Citizens Club
Saturday, April 1, 2017, 1:00 - 4:00 pm
Seniors' Place - 118 Burrows Ave W
Prizes:  hams, chickens, chocolates and Easter goodies.

Saskatchewan National Archery in the Schools 
Northern Provincial Tournament
Saturday, April 1, 2017
Northern Lights Palace, Melfort
Come out to cheer on the Melfort Archers and witness an amazing event of youth archery in Saskatchewan!  Please visit our webpage for more information:  https://sites.google.com/nesd.ca/sasknaspprov/home.  Sponsored by the National Archery in the Schools Program and Saskatchewan Wildlife Federation, hosted by Maude Burke School and MUCC.  For more information, contact:
Randy Steciuk - Principal/Coach Maude Burke School, 306-752-2391 or e-mail steciuk.randy@nesd.ca

Borealis Trail Home Routes Concert Series presents..
DANIEL GERVAIS
Sunday, April 2, 2017 - 7:00 pm
Melfort Museum - 401 Melfort Street West
Playing the violin since the age of five and completing a Master of Music degree at the U of A, Daniel has performed at the 2012 London Olympics, Carnegie Hall in New York, the Glen Gould Studio in Toronto and a number of folk festivals around the world. Daniel is the first and only Albertan to win the Canadian Grand Master Fiddle Competition. He currently teaches as sessional faculty at MacEwan University in the jazz and popular music program and has had experience teaching with a number of music organizations throughout Canada. Daniel has six albums to his credit, including three solo albums. Nominated in 2006 for “Young Performer of the Year” at the Canadian Folk Music Awards, Daniel is a founding member of Trad’badour, a French-Canadian duo with Roger Dallaire, and Hot Club Edmonton with guitarist Clinton Pelletier. Hot Club Edmonton was awarded “Instrumental Album of the Year” at the Western Canadian Music Awards in 2010. www.danielgervais.ca.
Tickets:  $20.00, available from the Kerry Vickar Centre Box Office 306-752-4177; Heather at City Hall 306-752-5911 or Gailmarie at the Museum 306-752-5870. Tickets are available at the door, but please RSVP to the above if you plan to attend. Maximum 30 tickets sold, so get your tickets early. Come enjoy the intimate experience of a Home Routes concert! www.homeroutes.ca.    

Spring City-wide Registration
Wednesday, April 5, 2017, 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Northern Lights Palace Lobby
Check out the brochure for information on programs and participating organizations.

Melfort Legion Branch #30 invites you to the
Vimy Tea

Saturday, April 8, 2017, 2:00 - 3:30 pm
101 McLeod Ave East
Admission is $5.00
50/50 Draw and In-house raffle.  Come enjoy food and fellowship!

Tamarack Garden Club - Monthly Meetings
Mon, Apr 10, 7:00 pm - Melfort & District Museum
Mon, May 8, 7:00 pm - Melfort & District Museum
New members welcome!

SAVE THE DATE - Spring Flair with Pizzaz
Saturday, April 29, 2017
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Contact Irene Frier at 306-921-7152

 

Gigantic Garage Sale
Friday, May 5, 2017, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Saturday, May 6, 2017, 9:00 am to 12:00 noon
Melfort United Church
Corner of Broadway Avenue South and Burrows Avenue West

7th Annual Melfort Multi-K
Saturday, September 16, 2017
8:30 a.m.
Kerry Vickar Centre, 206 Bemister Avenue East
To register, volunteer or for more information, visit www.melfortmultik.ca