April 19, 2014

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.

Easter Egg-Stravaganza and Hunt

  • Place : Family Resource Centre / Bright Beginnings
  • Time : 10:00
  • Details :

    Easter Egg-Stravaganza and Hunt, 10 a.m. to noon, Bright Beginnings Family Centre. Crafts, face painting, balloon art, Easter Egg Hunt. For children eight years of age and younger. Sponsored by Bright Beginnings, the Family Resource Centre, Pharmasave and Cre-8-tive Minds Early Learning Child Care.

Good Tyme Dance Club

  • Place : Walker Place, Swift Current
  • Time : 18:00
  • Contact : Verna Lynne 306-773-5401 or Dwayne/Donna 306-773-6081
  • Details :

    Gull Lake Rangers are playing for our monthly dance. Coffee and sweets are served. Join us for good exercise and friendly fun loving people.

April 20, 2014

Easter Sunrise Service

  • Place : Nordland Church
  • Time : 07:30
  • Details :

    Easter Sunrise Service, 7:30 a.m.

    Nordland Church, Pot luck breakfast to follow.

    Info: 306-778-2339

April 21, 2014

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

"Willow Road" - 180 Theatre Festival

  • Place : Beatty Playhouse- Great Plains College
  • Time : 18:00
  • Details : Swift Current Little Theatre will reprise its spring production, a locally-written comedic drama by Wendy Lockman called “Willow Road” as the opener of the provincial community theatre festival. This three-character play involves eager nurse Kimberly providing care for her literary idol: caustic, alcoholic Lee who is climbing the list for a liver transplant. As Lee deteriorates physically and mentally, and as feisty housekeeper Martha struggles to keep the whole situation in order, Lee and Kimberly discover unexpected truths about each other and themselves. The cast includes Wendy Lockman, Stefan Rumpel and Nancy Bridal Richards. The play contains adult content and some coarse language. Tickets are $10 in advance at Pharmasave or $12 at the door. Row and table seating available; cash bar and food available.
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Coffee Get Together

  • Place : Modern Family 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 Modern Café, 49 Central Ave. N.

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

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.

April 22, 2014

"Homecoming" - 180 Theatre Festival

  • Place : Beatty Playhouse- Great Plains College
  • Time : 18:00
  • Details : Kyle’s” That Critical Stage” troupe presents “Homecoming” a comedy by Saskatchewan author Leeann Minogue as part of the provincial community theatre festival. The cast includes Danny Hannouch, Trudee Smith, Doug Hodgins, Becky Walker and Paulette Thompson. Retiring is tricky for a lifelong farmer like Jerry. Everyone soon discovers that retirement isn't quite as idyllic as it looks in the commercials. Jerry harasses his son Greg and daughter-in-law so much after they try to take over the farm that they leave town and Jerry's back on the land. And hiding the truth from the rest of the town. Tickets are $10 in advance available at Pharmasave, or $12 rush at the door. Doors open at 7:00 nightly with row seating and table seating available each night and a cash bar and food available.
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BREAK parent/tot playgroup

  • Place : Family Resource Centre
  • Time : 10:00
  • Details :

    An opportunity for families with children 0-5 to meet others, allow children to play at various activity centres and find parenting resources. Coffee's on! Every Tuesday 10 a.m. to noon.

     885-6th Ave. N.E.

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.

Games Night

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 18:00
  • Details :

    Games Night at Swift Current Library from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Bring your friends or meet new people by playing your favourite board games. Settlers of Catan, Magic: The Gathering and many more! Sponsored by Sputtergotch Toy Company. Refreshments are served.

    April schedule: April 1, April 8, April 15, April 22, April 29

Image West Photography Club

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • 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.

Film Night presented by the Southwest Naturalists

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

    Film night at the Swift Current Museum, 7 p.m.

    Presented by the Southwest Naturalists.

    Two award winning films from the Yorkton Film Festival.

    Smarty Plants - a film about how plants evolve and adapt to changing conditions.

    Return of the Prairie Bandit - documenting the release of the black-footed ferret into its natural habitat in the Grasslands National Park.

    Info: 306-773-9262

Storytime for Preschoolers - Spring

  • 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. Today’s theme is Spring..

April 23, 2014

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 6:30 p.m.

"Here on the Flight Path" - 180 Theatre Festival

  • Place : Beatty Playhouse - Great Plains College
  • Time : 18:00
  • Details : Moose Jaw’s Community Players present Norm Foster’s comedy “Here on the Flight Path” as part of the provincial community theater festival. John Cummings is a lonely and divorced back-porch philosopher. Over three and a half years, three very different women occupy the apartment next door. As John reflects on his relationships with neighbours Fay, Angel & Gwen, he shares his unique views on everything from poets to sex. Tickets are $10 in advance available at Pharmasave, or $12 rush at the door. Doors open at 7:00 nightly with row seating and table seating available and a cash bar and food available.
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Games

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

    Games, 1:30 p.m.

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

BREAK parent/tot playgroup

  • Place : Family Resource Centre
  • Time : 10:00
  • Details :

    An opportunity for families with children 0-5 to meet others, allow children to play at various activity centres and find parenting resources. Every Wednesday 10 a.m. to noon.

    885-6th Ave.N.E.

Conquering the Classics Book Club: Cry The Beloved Country

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

    Conquering the Classics Book Club – Cry The Beloved Country. Read Alan Paton’s book and join Chris in the discussion to follow. Swift Current Library at 1 p.m.

Resume and Cover Letter Workshop - Part 2

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 14:00
  • Contact : Chris Harrow Swift Current Library 306-778-2752 charrow@chinook.lib.sk.ca
  • Details :

    Resume and Cover Letter Workshop - Part 2 at Swift Current Library at 2:00 pm. Learn how to write resumes and cover letters. Presented by Saskatchewan Market Services. Please register at 306-778-2752.

Parkinson's Support Group

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 14:00
  • Contact : Chris Harrow Swift Current Library 306-778-2752 charrow@chinook.lib.sk.ca
  • Details :

    Parkinson's Support Group monthly meeting at Swift Current Branch Library. Join in the discussion at the Swift Current Library at 2 p.m. For more information call Darryl at 306-773-1393.

April 24, 2014

"Sexy Laundry" - 180 Theatre Festival

  • Place : Beatty Playhouse - Great Plains College
  • Time : 18:00
  • Details : Battlefords’ Community Players presents the two-person comedy “ Sexy Laundry” by Michele Rimi as part of the provincial community theatre festival. After twenty-five years of marriage, the emergence of love handles and receding hairlines, Alice and Henry have hit a physical plateau. With a "Sex for Dummies" guidebook in hand, Alice convinces Henry into a weekend of alone time in the hopes of seducing him and unearthing her inner vixen. Henry, however, wants to keep things the way they are - comfortable and easy. This play contains adult content and language. Tickets are $10 in advance available at Pharmasave, or $12 rush at the door. Doors open at 7:00 with row seating and table seating available and a cash bar and food available.
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Alphabet Soup in Motion

  • Place : Family Resource Centre / Bright Beginnings
  • Time : 18:30
  • Details :

    Alphabet Soup in Motion. Six week parent/child program for preschool children aged two to five. Runs Thursdays from April 24 to May 29 at 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Rhymes, songs, snack and activities. Info or to register: Louise 306-773-6160.

April 25, 2014

"The Drowning Girls" - 180 Theatre Festival

  • Place : Beatty Playhouse - Great Plains College
  • Time : 18:00
  • Details : “ The Drowning Girls” by Beth Graham, Charlie Tomlinson & Daniela Vlaskalicis is presented by Yorkton’s Paper Bag Players as part of the provincial community theatre festival. The drama involves three blushing brides who emerge from their daily baths, to tell the tale of a whirlwind romance with the same suitor. Charming, seductive, he rescues all three from the life of a spinster – but at what price? Tickets are $10 in advance available at Pharmasave, or $12 rush at the door. Doors open at 7:00 nightly with row seating and table seating available and a cash bar and food available.
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Youth Talent Night

  • Place : Lyric Theatre
  • Time : 19:30
  • Details :

    Doors open at 7 p.m., entertainment starts at 7:30 p.m.

    Just like the Lyric Theatre's regular Open Stage, Youth Open Stage provides a space for young musicians to share their music with the crowd. Youth Open Stage is the perfect opportunity for budding musicians to come out and finally perform on stage. Whether you’re in middle school or high school, we are welcoming of all ages. Admission is $3 at the door and performers get in for free. Tell your parents, tell your friends- it’s always a great evening!

    Call the Lyric Theatre at 306-773-6292 for information about performing or being in the audience.

Concert - Eduard Klassen

  • Place : Community Baptist Church, Swift Current
  • Time : 19:00
  • Details :

    Eduard Klassen Concert (Paraguayan harp), 7 p.m.

    Community Baptist Church (800 - 2nd Ave. N.W.), Swift Current.

    Freewill offering

Rhyme Time for Tots

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

    Rhyme Time for Babes and Tots. Bring your toddler for fun finger plays, songs, oral stories, and songs. From 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. at the Swift Current Library. Ages 18 months to 3 years old.

    Rhyme Time for Tots April Schedule: April 4, April 11, April 25.

April 26, 2014

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.

"Snapshots"- 180 Theatre Festival

  • Place : Beatty Playhouse - Great Plains College
  • Time : 18:00
  • Details : Melfort Amateur Dramatics presents “Snapshots” by Cynthia Mercati. This dramatic comedy with adult themes is the story of three women from their teens to their middle years, each journeying both together and alone. They're each faced with a final decision - go on as they have been, or find their own center. Tickets are $10 in advance available at Pharmasave, or $12 rush at the door. Doors open at 7:00 with row seating and table seating available and a cash bar and food available.
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Family Resource Centre Community Sale

  • Place : 885 6th Ave NE
  • Time : 09:00
  • Contact : Family Resource Centre 306-773-6160 email parentprogram2@sasktel.net
  • Details :

    Cash Only community sale of clothing, kids items, baked goods, home-based businesses, and more. $25 to reserve a table or to drop off donations of items in good condition call 306-773-6160 parentprogram2@sasktel.net

April 27, 2014

Country Church

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

    Hosted by Glorybound. Special Guest: Kirk Byers.

    800 - 2nd Ave. N.W.

    Potluck snacks will follow.

April 28, 2014

S.C. Genealogical Society

  • Place : Downstairs at Bingo Hall
  • Time : 19:00
  • Details :

    The S.C. Genealogical Society holds their monthly meeting every fourth Monday at 7 p.m. downstairs at the Bingo Hall (321 N. Railway St. E.).

    Non-members welcome.

    Info: Dorothy 306-778-6534 (after 5:30 p.m.)

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.

Gentle Yoga

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 19:00
  • Contact : Chris Harrow Swift Current Library 306-778-2752 charrow@chinook.lib.sk.ca
  • Details :

    Experience this introductory level gentle yoga class at Swift Current Branch Library at 7 p.m. No previous experience necessary. A short centering exercise, slow gentle stretches combined with breathwork and relaxation are the main components of this class. Wear loose comfortable clothing.

April 29, 2014

Loose Change Supper

  • Place : First United Church, Swift Current
  • Time : 17:30
  • Details :

    First United Church "Loose Change Supper" - Tuesday, April 29th at 5:30 p.m. in the gym. Pay what you can. We will be serving roast beef, mashed potatoes with gravy, peas and carrots, salad and buns with pie and an ice cream sundae buffet for dessert.  We offer vegetarian and gluten free options. Please call the church at 306-773-9353 and let us know the number of people in your party so we are able to prepare enough food.

Storytime for Preschoolers - Gardens

  • Place : Swift Current Library
  • Time : 14:00
  • Contact : Tekeyla Friday Swift Current Library 306-778-2752
  • 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. Today’s theme is Gardens.

ADD/ADHD Information and Support

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

    7 p.m. to 9 p.m.

    Info: 306-626-3317.

    Next meeting: May 27.

April 30, 2014

Scrabble and Bridge

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

    Scrabble and bridge, 1:30 p.m.

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