March 02, 2015

TOPS SK3871

  • Place : Community Baptist Church
  • Time : 09:30
  • Details :

    This event is continuously held every Monday morning at 9:30 a.m. including holidays.

    For more information on this event:

    Tops Chapter SK3871
    Phone: Verna 306-773-5717 or Betty at 306-773-8817.
    http//www.tops.org

Floor Shuffleboard

  • Place : Senior Citizen's Activity Centre
  • Time : 09:30
  • Details :

    Floor Shuffleboard

    9:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.

    The Swift Current Senior Citizen's Activity Centre is located at 68 Central Ave. N.

Overeaters Anonymous

  • Place : First United Church, Swift Current
  • Time : 12:00
  • Details :

    Overeaters Anonymous

    Mondays - Noon

    First United Church

    Info: Chris 306-741-9326

Reading to a Dog

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 16:00
  • Contact : Andrea McCrimmon Swift Current Library 306-778-2752 amccrimmon@chinook.lib.sk.ca
  • Details :

    Read to a Dog at the Swift Current Library from 4 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Hey! Kids! Practice your reading skills with Talla the Dog. She loves to listen to children read. Book your time now by phone 306-778-2752. 10 minute time slots are available every Monday in March - March 2, March 9, March 16, March 23, March 30.

Round Dancing

  • Place : First United Church, Swift Current
  • Time : 19:00
  • Contact : Info: Renz 306-778-2197 or Bernice 306-778-2238
  • Details :

    Round Dance at First United Church Knox Hall from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    2015 Dance Schedule: March 2, March 9, March 16, March 23, March 30 (Final Session).

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly)

  • Place : Grace United Church, Swift Current
  • Time : 18:30
  • Details :

    TOPS (TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY), Grace United Church 6:30 p.m., info: Cathy 306-773-5028.

Kids' Writing Camp

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 19:00
  • Contact : Tekeyla Friday Swift Current Library 306-778-2752 tfriday@chinook.lib.sk.ca
  • Details :

    Kids Writing Camp. KIDS, do you love to write?! Learn the skills you need to become a successful writer. This class is taught by local author, Tekeyla Friday and starts at 7 p.m. For Kids ages 8 +. Call 306-778-2752 to register.

    Upcoming Camp Schedule: March 2, March 9, March 16, March 23, March 30.

March 03, 2015

BREAK parent/tot playgroup

  • Place : Family Resource Centre
  • Time : 10:00
  • Contact : Family Resource Centre 306-773-6160
  • Details :

    BREAK is an opportunity for parents and children, aged 0-6, to socialize and play! We have healthy snacks, lots of crafts, and tons of fun. Parents must attend with their child(ren). BREAK runs every Tuesday and Wednesday from 10 a.m. to noon during the school year.

    885-6th Ave. N.E.

Storytime for Preschoolers

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 14:00
  • Contact : Tekeyla Friday Swift Current Library 306-778-2752 tfriday@chinook.lib.sk.ca
  • Details :

    Storytime for pre-schoolers at Swift Current Branch Library. Come to the library every Tuesday from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. for a fun-packed hour of rhymes, songs, stories, crafts and puppet plays. Children ages 2-5. Must be accompanied by an adult. 306-778-2752.

    March schedule: March 3, March 10, March 17, March 24, March 31.

Contract Bridge and Whist

  • Place : Entrepreneurial Centre
  • Time : 13:15
  • Details :

    Contract Bridge and Whist

    Tuesday's at 1:15 p.m. at the Entrepreneurial Centre.

    Info: 306-773-7922 or 306-773-3774.

    New members welcome.

Beginner's Knitting

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 14:00
  • Contact : Andrea McCrimmon Swift Current Library 306-778-2752 amccrimmon@chinook.lib.sk.ca
  • Details :

    Beginner’s Knitting at Swift Current Library at 2 p.m.  Register at 306-778-2752.

    March schedule: March 3, March 10, March 17, March 24.

March 04, 2015

Bingo

  • Place : Royal Canadian Legion Branch #56, Swift Current
  • Time : 19:30
  • Details :

    Bingo every Wednesday, 7:30 p.m.

    Royal Canadian Legion Branch #56 (239 1st Ave. N.E.)

Rummage and Garage Sale

  • Place : First United Church, Swift Current
  • Time : 14:00
  • Details :

    Rummage and Garage Sale every Wednesday.

    2 p.m. to 6 p.m.

Bridge

  • Place : Seniors Citizens' Activity Centre
  • Time : 13:30
  • Details :

    Bridge, 1:30 p.m.

    The Swift Current Senior Activity Centre is located at 68 Central Ave. N.

Be Good To Yourself Group Al-Anon Meeting

  • Place : First United Church, Swift Current
  • Time : 19:30
  • Details :

    Be Good To Yourself Group, 7:30 p.m.

    Al-Anon Group meeting.

    Info: 306-773-1405.

Youth Talent Night

  • Place : Lyric Theatre
  • Time : 18:30
  • Contact : 306-773-6292
  • Details :

    An evening a for young musicians to share their music. All ages welcome!

  • lyrictheatre.ca

BREAK parent/tot playgroup

  • Place : Family Resource Centre
  • Time : 10:00
  • Contact : Family Resource Centre 306-773-6160
  • Details :

    BREAK is an opportunity for parents and children, aged 0-6, to socialize and play! We have healthy snacks, lots of crafts, and tons of fun. Parents must attend with their child(ren). BREAK runs every Tuesday and Wednesday from 10 a.m. to noon during the school year.

    885-6th Ave.N.E.

Zentangle

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 18:30
  • Contact : Swift Current Library 306-778-2752
  • Details :

    Zentangle is an easy-to-learn, relaxing, and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns. Everyone is welcome. For more information and to register call 306-778-2752. Swift Current Library.

    Upcoming session: March 18.

Courage to Change Al-Anon Meeting

  • Place : The Center, Swift Current
  • Time : 12:00
  • Details :

    Courage To Change Al-Anon Meeting

    Noon, The Centre.

    Every Wednesday.

    Info: 306-773-7632,

March 05, 2015

Wellness Clinic

  • Place : Senior Citizen's Activity Centre
  • Time : 08:30
  • Details :

    Wellness Clinic, 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

    The Swift Current Senior Activity Centre is located at 68 Central Ave. N.

Retired Nurses' Coffee

  • Place : Modern Restaurant
  • Time : 14:00
  • Details :

    All retired medical establishments welcome!

    Regular coffee gatherings the first Thursday of each month, 2 p.m.

BabySteps Storytime

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 10:00
  • Contact : Tekeyla Friday Swift Current Library 306-778-2752 tfriday@chinook.lib.sk.ca
  • Details :

    Baby-Steps Story time at the Swift Current Library from 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. This is a story time geared towards babies and toddlers with interactive Rhythms, Movement Stories and Songs. Children must be accompanied by parent/guardian.

    March Storytime Schedule: March 5, March 12, March 19, March 26.

Scrabble Group

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 13:00
  • Contact : Swift Current Library 306-778-2752 charrow@chinook.lib.sk.ca
  • Details :

    Scrabble Club continues at Swift Current Library at 1 p.m. We welcome all scrabblers.

    March Scrabble Club gatherings: March 5, March 12, March 19, March 26.

Toastmasters

  • Place : Great Plains College, Swift Current
  • Time : 19:00
  • Details :

    Toastmasters Swift Current

    7 p.m. to 8 p.m., Great Plains College (Board Room), Swift Current Campus.

    Become the speaker and leader you want to be.

    Info: Bulah 306-773-1063 or Elaine 306-778-5477 or email edjort@gmail.com

Autism Social Group

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 15:00
  • Contact : Swift Current Library 306-778-2752
  • Details :

    The Autism Social Group, 3 p.m.

    For more information call Karrilyn at 306-778-5135.

    Upcoming Autism Social Group gathering: March 5, March 12, March 19, March 26.

March 06, 2015

Trump Whist

  • Place : Senior Citizen's Activity Centre
  • Time : 13:30
  • Details :

    Trump Whist, 1:30 p.m.

    The Swift Current Senior Activity Centre is located at 68 Central Ave. N.

Swift Current Square Dance Club

  • Place : First United Church, Swift Current
  • Time : 19:30
  • Details :

    Swift Current Square Dance Club, 7:30 p.m., First United Church.

    Club caller Dwayne Barber and round dance cuer Renz Struik.

    Upcoming 2015 dance schedule: March 6, March 13, March 20, March 27, April 10 (Wind-up dance, guest caller, 6 p.m. supper with dance to follow), April 12 - Club and Zone Annual Meetings, 2:30 p.m.

Romp 'N' Read

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 10:30
  • Contact : Tekeyla Friday Swift Current Library 306-778-2752
  • Details :

    Romp ’N’ Read - a literacy program for children ages 3-5. Families will enjoy stories, a creative centre, book making centre, craft centre and literacy based games. Children should be accompanied by a parent or caregiver (maximum of three children per adult). Swift Current Library from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.

    March schedule: March 6, March 13, March 20, March 27.

World Day of Prayer 2015

  • Place : First United Church, Swift Current
  • Time : 12:00
  • Details :

    World Day of Prayer 2015

    Noon, First United Church. Lunch to follow.

    A video on the Bahamas will be showing from 11:30 a.m. to noon.

    Service written by the women of The Bahamas.

March 07, 2015

Bank Shuffleboard

  • Place : Senior Citizen's Activity Centre
  • Time : 13:30
  • Details :

    Bank Shuffleboard, 1:30 p.m.

    The Swift Current Senior Activity Centre is located at 68 Central Ave. N.

Tai Chi

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 15:00
  • Contact : Swift Current Library 306-778-2752
  • Details :

    Free Chinese Tai Chi classes at Swift Current Branch Library at 3 p.m.

    March Schedule: March 7, March 14, March 21, March 28.

March 08, 2015

Alcoholics Anonymous Open Meeting

  • Place : Swift Current Lions Hall
  • Time : 08:30
  • Details :

    Alcoholics Anonymous Open Meeting

    Breakfast 8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m.

    Meeting 10 a.m. to 11 a.m.

    Downstairs of Swift Current Lions Hall.

March 10, 2015

Parenting Study Group

  • Place : Ashley Park School
  • Time : 19:00
  • Details :

    7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Promoting healthy parent/child relationships with respectful communication, co-operation, responsibility and encouragement. Based on teachings of Alfred Adler and Rudolph Dreikurs.

    Info: 306-626-3317.

Line Dancercise for Beginnners

  • Place : Great Plains College Gym
  • Time : 12:00
  • Contact : Kathy 306-773-8114
  • Details :

    Line Dance for Beginners Tuesdays and Thursdays 12:10 p.m. to 12:50 p.m. starting March 10 for 8 weeks ending April 30.

    Tooney drop-in fee.

    Fun exercise over the lunch hour.

    For more information and to preregister call Kathy at 306-773-8114

March 11, 2015

EAL Conversation Cafe

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 19:00
  • Contact : Andrea McCrimmon Swift Current Library 306-778-2752 amccrimmon@chinook.lib.sk.ca
  • Details :

    EAL Conversation Cafe, 7 p.m.

    Meet new people and have great conversations. EAL Conversation Cafe connects speakers of English as an Additional Language (EAL) and native English speakers for conversation practice in a relaxed enjoyable atmosphere. Come to Conversation Cafe if you are learning English or already speak English well. People of all ages are welcome. Enjoy coffee, tea, cookies and great conversation .

    Next Cafe: March 25.

Stitch and Chat

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 19:00
  • Details :

    Stitch and Chat, 7 p.m., Swift Current Library.

    March 11, March 25.

March 12, 2015

Norwegian Whist

  • Place : Swift Current Senior Activity Centre
  • Time : 13:30
  • Details :

    Norwegian Whist, 1:30 p.m.

    The Swift Current Senior Activity Centre is located at 68 Central Ave. N.

Southwest Quilters Guild

  • Place : Freshstart, Swift Current
  • Time : 20:00
  • Contact : Info: 306-773-1335
  • Details :

    7 p.m. at Freshstart (214 1st Ave. N.E.)

    Meetings the second Thursday of each month.

S.W. Archaeological Society

  • Place : Swift Current Museum
  • Time : 20:00
  • Details :

    The South West Archaeological Society meets every second Thursday of the the month. If you have an interest in archaeology and history of this great province come and join us! Meetings start at 7 p.m. For more info call Barry at 306-773-0700.

Line Dancercise for Beginners

  • Place : Great Plains College Gym
  • Time : 12:00
  • Contact : Kathy 306-773-8114
  • Details :

    Line Dance for Beginners Tuesdays and Thursdays 12:10 p.m. to 12:50 p.m. starting March 10 for eight weeks ending April 30.

    Tooney drop-in fee.

    Fun exercise over the lunch hour.

    For more information and to preregister call Kathy at 306-773-8114

March 13, 2015

Swift Current SPCA 6th Annual Adoption Fair and Kitty Cat Walk

  • Place : Swift Current Mall
  • Time : 12:00
  • Details :

    Swift Current SPCA 6th Annual Adoption Fair and Kitty Cat Walk

    Swift Current Mall.

    Adoption Fair hours: March 13 from noon to 6 p.m.; March 14 from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

    Kitty Cat Walk: March 14 at 1:30 p.m., Centre Court, Swift Current Mall.

March 14, 2015

Cribbage

  • Place : Senior Citizen's Activity Centre
  • Time : 13:30
  • Details :

    1:30 p.m.

    The Swift Current Senior Citizen's Activity Centre is located at 68 Central Ave. N.

March 15, 2015

Country Church

  • Place : Community Baptist Church
  • Time : 19:00
  • Details :

    Hosted by Glorybound. Special Guest: Servant of the Word (Harold Gerbrandt).

    800 - 2nd Ave. N.W.

    7 p.m., potluck snacks to follow.

March 16, 2015

Coffee Get Together

  • Place : Springs Garden Restaurant, Swift Current
  • Time : 15:00
  • Details :

    All present and former staff members, and/or spouses of the Sask. Co-op Creamery Ltd., Dairy Producers Co-Op, Cypress Hills Cheese Co. and Dairy World are welcome to attend a monthly ”Coffee Get Together” to be held on the third Monday of each month at 3 p.m. at the Springs Garden Restaurant in the Swift Current Mall.

    Info: Pat 306-773-5489 or Alvin 306-741-6743.

    2015 schedule: March 16; April 20; May 11; June 15; July 20; August 17; September 21; October 19; November 16; December 21.

Alzheimer Caregiver Support Group

  • Place : Pharmasave Gathering Room, Swift Current
  • Time : 19:00
  • Details :

    For those caring for someone with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia – spouses,
    family or friends – this support group offers the chance to:
    • Exchange information and form friendships with others affected by dementia  
    • Access the most current information  
    • Learn and share practical tips for coping with change  
    • Find a sense of hope
    7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Pharmasave Gathering Room (390 Central Ave. N.).

    Information: Laura MacWilliam 306-773-2683 or cypress@alzheimer.sk.ca.

March 17, 2015

Alzheimer Society of SK - Heads Up for Healthier Brains

  • Place : Local Telehealth Site (call 306-778-5444 for specific location details)
  • Time : 19:00
  • Contact : Stephen Hill ph# 1-800-263-3367 email: student1@alzheimer.sk.ca Register online or call 1-800-263-3367
  • Details : We are excited to host a Heads Up for Healthier Brains Public Forum on Tuesday, March 17th, 2015 across the province via Telehealth. This forum is part of our Heads Up for Healthier Brains program which aims to inform the public about the importance of brain health, lifestyle choices and ways to help lower your risk of developing dementia. Each year our public forum highlights a specific theme regarding brain health. Presenting Sleep Disorders and Dementia, Dr. Brian Murray, is currently the director of the sleep laboratory at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre as well as an associate professor in neurology at the University of Toronto. His major area of interest is in sleep neurology. Dr. Murray will discuss how sleep maintains your brain health and affects dementia. At 7 p.m. our formal program will begin, so we ask you to arrive well in advance to ensure the program begins on time. While registration is free, donations are greatly appreciated so we can continue to offer our Healthy Brain forum to the public. To register, visit www.alzheimer.ca/sk or call 1-800-263-3367. If you have any questions, feel free to contact me at student1@alzheimer.sk.ca or call the number above and I will be happy to help you.
  • http://www.alzheimer.ca/en/sk

S.C. Horticultural Society

  • Place : Bright Beginnings Family Centre
  • Time : 14:00
  • Details :

    Swift Current Horticultural Society meeting, 2 p.m.

    All those interested in horticulture are welcome.

    Guest Speaker: Hugh Henry.

    Meetings the third Tuesday of each month.

    Upcoming meetings: April 21, May 19

March 18, 2015

Write Out Loud - Cassie Stocks

  • Place : Lyric Theatre, Swift Current
  • Time : 19:00
  • Details :

    Upcoming events:

    April 15 - Trevor Herriott.

    May 20 - James Daschuk.

Book Club - The Catcher in the Rye

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 16:00
  • Contact : Andrea McCrimmon Swift Current Library 306-778-2752 amccrimmon@chinook.lib.sk.ca
  • Details :

    Book Club – The Catcher in the Rye. Join in the discussion of the J.D. Salinger novel at Swift Current Library at 4 p.m.

Parkinson's Support Group

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 13:30
  • Contact : Swift Current Library 306-778-2752
  • Details :

    Parkinson's Support Group monthly meeting at Swift Current Branch Library. Join in the discussion at the Swift Current Library at 1:30 p.m. For more information call Darryl at 306-773-1393.

March 21, 2015

Family Day - Duct Tape Delights

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 10:00
  • Details :

    Family Day at the Swift Current Library, 10 a.m.

    Theme: Nifty Ninjas.

Family Movie - The Boxtrolls

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 14:00
  • Details :

    Family Movie at the Swift Current Library, 2 p.m., The Boxtrolls

CNIB Crib Tournament

  • Place : Royal Canadian Legion, Swift Current Branch #56, Lounge
  • Time : 13:00
  • Details :

    CNIB Cribbage Tournament, 1 p.m., Royal Canadian Legion Lounge.

    Pre register by March 20. $5 per person.

    Lunch will be available.

    Info: 306-773-2766.

Good Tyme Dance Club monthly dance - March

  • Place : Walker Place, Swift Current
  • Time : 20:00
  • Contact : Dwayne/Donna 306-773-6081 or Len/Lois 306-773-3457
  • Details :

    Good Tyme Dance Club are hosting the band 'Country Strings' at Walker Place.

    March 21, 8 p.m. to 11 p.m.

    Cash bar. Coffee and snack served after the dance. We welcome all to join us.

    Walker Place, 2150 Walker St., Swift Current

March 22, 2015

Square Dance Zone workshop, supper and dance

  • Place : Entrepreneurial Centre, Swift Current
  • Time : 14:30
  • Details :

    Square Dance zone workshop (no meeting), pot luck supper and dance.

    Caller/cuer Dale and Katherine Olson.

March 24, 2015

Image West Photography Club

  • Place : Art Gallery of Swift Current
  • Time : 19:00
  • Details :

    Meetings the fourth Tuesday of each month.

    New members welcome at any meeting.

    Contact Marlene 306-773-1535 or Gail at 306-773-7950 or just show up at meeting.

    Upcoming meetings: April 28, May 26, June 23.

ADD/ADHD Information and Support

  • Place : Ashley Park School
  • Time : 19:00
  • Details :

    7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Info: 306-626-3317.

Lego Stop Motion Animation

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 18:30
  • Details :

    LEGO Stop Motion Animation, 6:30 p.m., Swift Current Library.

March 28, 2015

All That Jazz

  • Place : SCCHS Cafetorium
  • Time : 19:30
  • Contact : Julie Wellsch
  • Details :

    All That Jazz - Swinging from the Past, to the Present and into the Future

    Presented by the SCCHS Music Department - Junior Jazz, Senior Jazz and Vocal Jazz.

    Guest Performance by SC Jazz Orchestra.

    Doors Open 6:30 p.m. Free Swing lesson at 6:45 p.m. Music and Dance at 7:30 p.m.

    Intermission: Speciality Cakes, Coffee and Tea.

    Tickets $15 available at Creative Video (236 1st Ave NW, 306-773-0555)

March 30, 2015

Floor Shuffleboard Tournament

  • Place : Seniors Citizens' Activity Centre
  • Time : 09:30
  • Details :

    Floor Shuffleboard Tournament, 9:30 a.m.

    The Swift Current Senior Citizen's Activity Centre is located at 68 Central Ave. N.

iPad for Beginners

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 19:00
  • Details :

    iPad for Beginners, 7 p.m., Swift Current Library.