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Guiding youth to creative experiences

Guiding youth to creative experiences

Maidstone Brownies invited Paynton artists Mariann Taubensee and Ellery Russell to their Friday Nov. 5 meeting for a lesson in the arts. Mariann brought along several types of art all made from items most people would throw away.
Youth choir to hold season's first recital

Youth choir to hold season's first recital

The Community Youth Choir's first recital of the season is scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 14 at Logie Hall in the Third Avenue United Church.

Hobby band takes the stage

The Battlefords Music Teachers Association is hosting a performance by the well-known Meota Hobby Band. The Meota Hobby Band performance, Sunday, Nov. 21 at Chapel Gallery at 3 p.m.
Gigantic, humongous, enormous, colossal mac 'n' cheese dominoes

Gigantic, humongous, enormous, colossal mac 'n' cheese dominoes

An amazing demonstration of the domino effect, with the entire school-body watching in the bleachers, occurred in John Paul II Collegiate gym at 9 a.m. Nov. 1. This large scale domino effect was comprised solely of boxes of mac 'n' cheese.
Parents and teachers connect

Parents and teachers connect

Oct. 26 and 27, a golden opportunity was given to parents of attending students of John Paul II Collegiate. From 6 to 9 p.m.
A weekend all about art in the Battlefords

A weekend all about art in the Battlefords

It was an artistic weekend in the Battlefords as arts council members and other delegates came together from across the province for Showcase 2010.
Revitalizing the Nakoda language

Revitalizing the Nakoda language

Umbá wasté is a traditional Nakoda greeting. Translated into English umbá wasté means "good day." Oct.
Scary house a real screamer

Scary house a real screamer

Screams were heard from outside, as people waited in line for the Comp in Action's annual haunted house Oct. 23 at the Western Development Museum's Great Pumpkin Masquerade and Family Dance.

Students raise money for cancer research

A successful Terry Fox Fun was held Sept. 30 at Maymont Central School. Over $1,200 was raised for cancer research. Maymont Central celebrated Education Week Oct. 18 - 22.
Energy boost for festival of trees

Energy boost for festival of trees

SaskEnergy continues to support Battlefords Union Hospital Foundation Festival of Trees Carnival & Bazaar Day.