FRESH FOOD BOX
Orders must be placed on or before the first and third Thursday of each month and can be dropped off upstairs at 201, 5001 - 50 Ave. Pickup on the second and fourth Thursday of each month at the Living Faith Pentecostal church 5101-31 St. Cost is $10 and $15 for mixed produce boxes, $10 for only fruit and $25 for organic boxes. Phone 306-825-2606 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information. Check out their website at www.midwestfoodresources.com.
The Lloydminster Native Friendship Centre, in collaboration with SaskEnergy, invites you to donate your gently used, clean, warm clothing to help those in need. You’ll not only wind up with a cleaner closet, but also feel good doing it. Please drop off at the Centre, 4602 - 49 Ave.
Check out the LABIS Store, 4920 - 50 St. Find gently used clothing and books in the store, all for a fraction of the price. Come in on Wednesdays and draw to receive 10, 25 or 50 per cent off your entire purchase! All donations are greatly appreciated, and all proceeds fund the Life Enrichment Program for brain injured persons.
Looking to form a cribbage club in Lloydminster. Fun only, no gambling. Contact Michael at email@example.com or 306-821-4047.
Bingo at the Moose Lodge, 5213 - 57 St., doors open at 5 p.m. Bingo satellite, hot balls, nevadas and concession will go Mondays and Wednesdays. Must be 18 to play.
LABIS WALKING PROGRAM
FREE walking program for stroke and brain injured persons. LABIS has introduced a new walking program on Tuesdays from 1 to 2:30 p.m. at the track in the Servus Sports Center. For more information please call 306-825-7212.
PARKINSON SUPPORT GROUP
The Lloydminster Support Group for Parkinson Disease meets at the Southridge Community Church (5701 - 41 St.) from 2 to 4 p.m. on the fourth Tuesday of each month. Support and education is available at each meeting. Please call 780-808-5006 for information.
EVERY SUNDAY—SMART Recovery
Meets every Sunday at 6:30 p.m at 4419 52 Ave. Lloydminster. SMART Recovery is a world-wide abstinence-based non-profit organization that conducts weekly face-to-face meeting promoting self-empowerment and cognitive based methods to change. The meetings are open to anyone looking to recover from all substance or activity-based behaviors including, but not limited to, alcohol and drug abuse, gambling and sex. For more information please contact Tyler at 587-590-7566.
The Lloydminster Concerned Citizens for Seniors Care meets every Tuesday at the Legacy Center at noon–1:30 p.m. Lunch is available for $8, please reserve before Tues. morning at 780-875-4584.
Drop in volleyball from 10 a.m to. 1 p.m. Takes place at the Service Sports Centre and everyone is welcome, non-competitive and no experience is necessary. Come for fun and exercise and meet some great people.
Every Tuesday—Adapted Yoga
10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. in the workshop room at the Community Services Centre. Free for MS Society members or a $10 membership fee for non members. For more information contact Patty at the MS Office, 780-871-0513.
Every Tuesday—SENIORS MEET
The Lloydminster Concerned Citizens for Seniors Care Society meets at the Legacy Center at noon noon – 1:30 p.m. Lunch is available for $8, please reserve before Tuesday morning at 780-875-4584. Everyone welcome.
From 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. from March 8, to April 12 at Lakeland College, Lloydminster campus. Sibshops are for children aged 6-12 years old, who have a sibling with special needs. These workshops include games, discussion, crafts, and fun, and give “sibs” the opportunity to meet other “sibs.” Cost is $10 per session or $50 if registered for all six. For more information, or to register, contact Lily Belland at 780-872-4596 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Every Friday— Aqualite
At 9:30 a.m. at the Lloydminster Leisure Centre. Free to all people who have MS and their support partners. Call Patty at the MS Office to register 780-871-0513.
APRIL 3—28 —FIGHT FOR FOOD
Silverwood Toyota vs Wayside Dental fundraiser for the Salvation Army. The Food Bank has seen double digit growth for the last two years. Please help by donating food at Silverwood Toyota or Wayside Dental, or purchase a $10 or $20 bag of food on-site at either business. Donations also accepted at the Salvation Army. For more info please contact Lisa O’Doherty at 780-875-9166 or lisa_o’email@example.com
Lone Rock Hall annual family Easter Dance at the hall from 7 p.m to 10:30 p.m. Price is $5 per person. Come join us for fun and dancing with the kids. The Easter Bunny will probably hop on in as well—see you there.
APRIL 13—NURSES MEETING
Retired nurses group. Please join us for lunch and fellowship 11:45 a.m. at The Clocktower, corner 50 St. and 50 Ave. Lloydminster, Sask. Contact Joyce at 780-875-1854, Rose: 780-875-8268, or Faye: 306-825-2008, by noon April 12 to confirm your attendance.
APRIL 14—EASTER EVENT
Visit the Lloydminster and Cultural Science Centre as we host our annual family Easter event on Good Friday and April 15 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Children ages 10 and under will dip-dye and decorate an egg. Offered at the same time, children ages 11 and up will decorate an egg using traditional Ukrainian Pysanky techniques. Regular admission applies and includes all activities. Children 16 and under must be accompanied by an adult. Call 780-874-3720 for information.
APRIL 20—FISH FRY
At the Moose Lodge, 5313 - 57 St. Lloydminster. Purchase your tickets by April 17 at Shep’s Sports, Magnum Gun or Exsile Outdoors. Tickets are $15, five and under are free. For more info, contact John at 306-825-5543, or Bill at 780-875-5100.
April 20—BAKE SALE
The Jubilee Jems will be hosting its Spring Tea, Bake Sale and Raffle draws from 2 p.m. to 4 pm at Jubilee Home. Everyone is welcome. Admission is $3.
April 20—WHIST TOURNEY
Military whist tournament at the Legacy Centre. Play begins at 10 a.m., cost is $10 to play and $10 for lunch. Everyone welcome. Call Legacy office for more info at 780-875-4584.
Jamboree/dance at the Legacy Centre. Doors open and dancin’ at 5 p.m., supper served at 6 p.m.—then the Jam begins! Cost is $15/person at the door. All Members and guests welcome.Call Legacy office for more info at 780-875-4584.
April 21 & 22—Art Show and Sale
7th Annual Vermilion Art Show and Sale at Regional Centre. Fri. 6:30-9:30 p.m. wine and cheese. Sat. 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Visit us at www.vermilionartclub.com To enter pieces, contact: Sandra Miller at firstname.lastname@example.org.
April 21—UNDER THE P FOR PIE
Lone Rock 4-H Beef Club is having a silent auction and pie bingo starting at 6:30 at the Lone Rock Hall.
April 22—Name that tune & Dance
80s,90s and beyond country music at the Moose Lodge in Lloydminster, 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. Midnight lunch, prizes. Tickets are $20 and proceeds go to support a new shed and equipment for the community.
April 25—mud puddle barbecue
Big Brothers Big Sisters barbecue to thank its volunteers, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Yopur choice: pre-order by April 21—call 306-825-5757—grab your lunch and go, #3 4301 - 49 Ave., or eat inside. Cost is by donation.
April 26—LRA AGM
The Lloydminster Regional Archives invites you to attend our Annual General Meeting in the Fireside Room at the First Baptist Church. Join us for a potluck supper at 6 p.m. The guest speaker, Jim Clarke, will be speaking about the Dominion Land Survey at 7 p.m.; followed by the AGM. Enter your name for a door prize with each new or renewed membership. Please call 306-825-2040 for details..
APRIL 28—DAY OF MOURNING
At 9 a.m. in front of the City Hall to remember those who were lost or injured due to workplace injury or illness. The lowering of the flags and a speech from the mayor. are included in the event.
April 28 and 29—
Spring Fitness Retreat!
7 p.m. to10 p.m. and April 29 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. at the Servus Sports Centre OTS Room. Price: $125 per person; $100/person if you register in a group of two or more. This is a weekend for anyone interested in health and fitness. Whether you are just starting out or if you are an old pro; there is something here for everyone! Enjoy a wide array of fitness activities including POUND, TRX, Aquasize and Bootcamp.Learn from the experts as our registered dietician takes us through the importance of nutrition and teaches us a few new recipes, and learn how to assess proper movement. And the weekend wouldn’t be complete without our wine and cheese night. Register at: http://lloydminster.maxgalaxy.net/Registration.aspx?ActivityID=3900.
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FRESH FOOD BOX
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