NEWS & EVENTS
Shinny at the Palace

The City of Melfort will have Shinny at the Palace on Saturday, November 18, 2017, from 1:15 - 2:30 pm for ages 5 to 11.

[Sat, Nov 18]
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.

 
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
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.

Indoor Pickleball
Melfort Pickleball starts indoors at the Kerry Vickar Centre on Thursday, October 12 at 8:30 pm and every Thursday evening.  $5.00 drop in.    
Feel free to drop in to play or learn how to play! Everyone welcome!

Scott Woods - Old Time Christmas
Friday, November 17, 2017, 7:00 pm
Melfort United Church - 220 Burrows Avenue West
Adults - $25.00; Children - $10.00
Join Canadian fiddle champion Scott Woods and his band for a masterful two-hour presentation of seasonal songs, inspirational stories and lots of family fun that will open your heart to the joy of the Christmas spirit.

Provincial 5A Girls' Volleyball Championships
November 17 and 18, 2017 
Melfort & Unit Comprehensive Collegiate

Melfort & District Chamber of Commerce presents:
State of the City Address
Tuesday, November 21, 2017, 11:45 am - 1:00 pm
Canalta Hotel Meeting Room
Register by November 17th by e-mailing melfortchamber@sasktel.net 
or calling 306-752-4636
Chamber Members - $21.00
Non-members - $26.25

Melfort Cross Country Ski Club
Annual General Meeting - Friday, November 24, 2017 - 7:00 pm
Plus Industries - 609 Hamilton Ave West, Melfort
Everyone welcome to attend!

Struggling to Find Volunteers?
Register now for this FREE event
Wednesday, November 29, 2017, 7:00 - 8:30 pm
Kerry Vickar Centre Affinity Room
Join Brenda Robinson from The m Group as she provides practical tips and strategies to engage today's volunteers.  Brought to you by Saskatchewan Lotteries and Lakeland District for Sport, Culture & Recreation.  To register call TJ Biemans at 306-380-9798 or email Helen.LDSCR@sasktel.net.  Deadlilne for registration is November 24.  Click here for event poster.

Melfort & District Chamber of Commerce presents:
Better Business Bureau Consumer Workshop
Thursday, November 30, 2017, 11:00 a.m.
Melfort Seniors Centre
FREE to attend.  Open to the general public.

Melfort & District Chamber of Commerce presents:
Better Business Bureau Business Workshop
Thursday, November 30, 2017, 6:30 pm
Canalta Hotel Meeting Room
FREE to attend.  Open to the general public.

Melfort & District Museum's 13th Annual Celebration of Christmas
November 30, December 1 & 2, 2017
CJVR Performing Arts Theatre, Kerry Vickar Centre
Silent Auction:
November 30:  11 am - 4 pm
December 1:  11 am - 4 pm
December 2:  11 am - 4 pm
Festive Lunch:
Friday, December 1:  11 am - 1:00 pm
Tickets $10.00, available at Scotiabank
Christmas Dinner:
Nov 30 - Dec 2, 6:00 pm, Tickets $40, available at the KVC box office, 306-752-4177
Note that Friday's performance is sold out
Entertainment by Melfort Amateur Dramatics:  The Farndale Avenue Housing Estate Townwomen's Guilt Dramatic Society's Production of A Christmas Carol, by David McGillivray & Walter Zerling Jr. Produced by special arrangement with Samuel French Ltd.
For more information, call the Melfort Museum at 306-752-5870.

20th Annual Blue Christmas Candlelight Service
Tuesday, December 5, 2017, 7:00 pm
Fedusiak Funeral Chapel & Crematorium
306 Saskatchewan Drive West
Call 306-752-3838 for complimentary shuttle service.

Canada 150 Skating Day
Sunday, December 10, 2017
12:30 - 2:00 pm
Northern Lights Palace Arena
Let's Skate Together!

Affinity Credit Union and City of Melfort present
SKATE WITH SANTA AND FAT CAT
Sunday, December 17, 2017
12:00 noon - 1:30 pm
Northern Lights Palace Arena
Please bring an unwrapped new toy or donation for the Salvation Army Christmas Campaign.

90th Annual Melfort Music Festival
Music Festival:  March 4 - 16, 2018
Highlights and Awards Program:  
    Friday, March 16, 2018
    7:00 pm, CJVR Performing Arts Theatre, Kerry Vickar Centre
    Everyone welcome!
Deadline for Registration:  January 17, 2018.  Online registration is available.
For more information and online registration, visit www.melfortmusicfestival.ca

8th Annual Melfort Multi-K
Saturday, September 22, 2018
8:30 a.m.
Kerry Vickar Centre, 206 Bemister Avenue East
To register, volunteer or for more information, visit www.melfortmultik.ca