NEWS & EVENTS
Downtown Derby - a Kentucky-themed Fundraiser

Tickets now available at Scotiabank for $50.  Help keep Main Street Melfort in the running !  Dress to impress in big hats, fascinators, florals, pastel colours and sharp suits - we want to see your best high-falutin' Derby style!
 

[Sat, May 6]
Melfort Skatepark

Quick facts about the Skatepark development process

·         June, 2016:  Council approves Phase 1 of the Spruce Haven Park Development, which includes a budget of $720,700 for the construction of a Skatepark and site servicing. See:  Press Release 

·         July, 2016:  An RFP is issued for the Skatepark Design and Development, which is awarded to New Line Skateparks Inc.

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.

Spring Clean-up Week

Fall Clean-up WeekNotice to Residents - Spring Clean-up Week will be held May 12 to 22, 2017.  

[May 12 - 22, 2017]
 
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  
     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


Sylvan Learning Educational Camps & Events
Sylvan Learning offers a variety of educational camps 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.

Spring Book Sale
Saturday, April 22 at 10:00 am, continuing until Monday, April 29.
Melfort Public Library
Donations welcome!  Gently used books, magazine, CDs and DVDs for sale.

Gardening Tips and Trends
Wednesday, April 26, 2017, 7:00 pm
Melfort Public Library
Join Marg Sullivan of Four Seasons Greenhouse!

Wear Red for MS - Fundraising BBQ
Thursday, April 27th is Melfort's Wear Red for MS Day. Wear red and make a minimum $2 donation.  Bring your individual or company donations to the MS Fundraising BBQ at the Melfort Mall on Saturday, April 29th from 11:00 - 1:30.  Tax receipts will be issued for donations of $20 or more.  To register for the Melfort Saskatchewan Blue Cross MS Walk on Sunday, May 28th, visit www.mswalks.ca.

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

Melfort & District Seniors' Club Annual Spring Tea
Tuesday, May 2, 2017, 2:00 - 4:00 pm
Seniors' Place - 118 Burrows Ave W, Melfort
Admission:  $6.00
Decorated Hat competition, Banana Splits and Live Music!
Prizes for best decorated hats - mens, womens, fancy, comical.  All welcome!

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

Downtown Derby - a Kentucky Derby-themed Fundraiser
presented by Main Street Melfort
Saturday, May 6, 2017, Cocktails - 6 pm; Southern-themed Dinner - 7 pm
Melfort's Historic Post Office
302 Main Street, Melfort
Help keep Main Street Melfort in the running!  Dress to impress in big hats, fascinators, florals, pastel colours and sharp suits - we want to see your best high-falutin' Derby style!  Meet us downtown for dining, dancing, and the chance to participate in an evening out in Melfort like no other.  You will also enjoy musical entertainment by 'Poor Bill', and the chance to win great prizes.  A southern-themed dinner will be served at 7 pm and be sure to wet your whistle with themed beverages throughout the evening from the cash bar.
Tickets now available at Scotiabank for $50.00.
Click here for Event Poster.

Tamarack Garden Club Monthly Meeting
Monday, May 8, 2017, 7:00 pm
Melfort Museum - 401 Melfort Street West
New members welcome!

The ABC's of Dementia
Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 7:00 pm
Melfort Public Library
106 Crawford Ave W
Come learn about the warning signs of dementia and the services of the Alzheimer Society.

Baby Bookworms
Thursdays at 11:00 am, beginning May 11 and running until June 15
Melfort Public Library
106 Crawford Ave W
A 6 week program for babies 0 - 12 months. Parents and babies, come for 30 minutes of baby bouncing fun, then stay to chat with other parents.

The Tamarack Garden Club presents
"UNUSUAL PERENNIALS FOR SHADY AREAS" 
hosted by LYNDON PENNER
, a popular CBC radio gardening host

Thursday, May 11, 2017, 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Melfort United Church CE Centre - 220 Burrows Avenue West
Admission - $10.00 at the door
Coffee...homemade cookies...door prizes.  For more information, contact Terry Sparks at 306-752-5695.

Mother's Day Tea
Saturday, May 13, 2017, 2:00 - 3:00 pm
Our Lady of Consolation Parish Hall
Admission - $5.00
Raffle - 50/50 Draw - Prizes

Spring Flea Market
Saturday, May 27, 2017 - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Exhibition Grounds 4-Seasons Arena
To book a table at $15.00, call 306-752-2240 or e-mail melfortag@sasktel.net.  Lunch available, provided by Melfort Agricultural Society.

Melfort Saskatchewan Blue Cross MS Walk
Sunday, May 28, 2017, 2:00 pm
Kerry Vickar Centre - 206 Bemister Avenue East
To register or for more information, visit www.mswalks.ca or contact Stephanie Taylor, MS Walk Coordinator, at 306-752-1851.

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