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Congratulations to our 2022 Yards in Bloom Winners!!

Overall Yard - #2 Spruce Place, Herner Property

 

Pots/Patio - #19 Lakeshore Drive, Donovan Property

Raised Beds - # 86 Lakeshore Drive, Whittleton Property

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Each winner will receive a $50.00 gift certificate from the Friends & Family Greenhouse in St Walburg. 

Special thank you to our judges, Brad Gitzel, Lynda Racicot, and Doreen Stobbe for volunteering their time to judge our community event.  Also, a very special thank you to Allyson Mcturk for getting this program up and running for our community! 

We look forward to RVKMB Yards in Bloom 2023 and making our Village look better than ever!

For more information please click the details link or email rvkmbyardsinbloom@gmail.com


Picnic in the Park 2022 

Thank you to all the volunteers and staff who helped make the 2022 Picnic in the Park a huge success!  The Village would also like to thank everyone for their generous donation of prizes and raffle items.  Thank you to all the vendors for purchasing a table at our event, we hope you will come again next year.

A very special thank you goes to our sponsers for their support.

Caylee Trucking - The Band

Orion Machining - Sprinkles the Clown and the water bottles

Prime Fleet & Auto Lloydminister - Bobo the Clown

Precision Control - Ginja Ninja Magician

Gilbert & Barb Blaquiere - Wagon Rides

Winners of the Draws:

She Shed - Shelly Klassen

Ice Shack - Netanis Tarr

50/50 ($890.00) - Jan Quayle

The proceeds of the silent auction will be spent on improving and beautifying the village.  Current objectives would be new self watering planters, a new dock (cost $4,800.00), new swimming buoys and bouys for the no wake zone, new playground equipment, sand for the playground and replacement horseshoes.

Any sugestions for proceeds from next year would be welcome. 

 Any unclaimed prize tickets will be posted in the office window.

What an Amazing Village!!

Proceeds

The village raised $58,682.25 for recreation and the fire department

The Silent Auction raised:

$21,284.00 in the sale of items

$1,086.00 in raffles for donated item

$66.25 donations for the dunk tank

$160.00 in vendor table rentals

$896.00 in 50/50 tickets

The she shed/fishing shack raffle raised $35,160.00n for equipment and protective clothing for the Fire Department.

Great job, Thanks to everyone who participated, including the weatherman who gave us such a wonderful day!

 


 

 

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OUR HERITAGE BUILDING

Thank you Lawrence Racicot for donating this log cabin which has been designated as a heritage building.

A HUGE thank you to Lawrence and the following businesses and people for volunteering their time, products, and services to make this happen for our village.

  • Border City Concrete - Concrete for the foundation
  • Nick Matvenko - Forms for the foundation
  • FGG Inspections (Ed Gulliver) - Rebar for the foundation and cedar shakes for the roof (to be replacing the metal roof)
  • Pro-Lift (Kelly Studer) - Lifting the cabin
  • Mitchell Bros. Excavating - Moving the cabin

This project was 100% funded by volunteers - THANK YOU!

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Golf Course Damage

Unfortunately there has been some damage and vandalism to our mini golf course.

Please do not stand on the bumper rails and kindly remind others should you see them standing on the rails.

Cameras have been installed 

Damaged Bumper Rails

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If trees are overhaning your power line and you feel it is a fire hazard you can call Sask Power at 888-757-6937.  You will need your lot and block number when you make the call.

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A big thank you to Cindy Nasby.  She donates her time and the flowers at the Moonlight Bay Park. 

 

 

Any ratepayer can access the Village tractor and trailer, with a few conditions.  It is to be used for transporting logs, brush, flowers, light loads of soil, etc.  Nothing heavy.  It will be operated by any of the Councillors, the Mayor or the Maintenance Foreman.  It can be scheduled with a phone call to any of the Councillors or the Mayor.  Cost is $60/hr with a minimum of a one hour charge.

 


 

If anyone has any golf balls that are not suitable for the course, we could use them for the mini-golf.  Thanks! 

 

The Village has a dunk tank which is available for rent.  Price is $100.00/weekend.  Contact the village office to make arrangements to have this fun item available for your event!

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Information for the 2023 Swimming Lessons will be posted this Spring

2022 Instructor: Shaeley Douglas

Please note that Swimming Lessons are Red Cross Certified!



Please note that garbage pickup will be weekly on Mondays, and on Tuesdays after a long weekend.  Tags are available at the Village office. 

 


 

 We are interested in getting a group email set up for the Village for announcements such as fire bans, bear sightings or other important notices.  Please let us know if you wish to be on this list.  This will only be for Community emails.  

Administrative emails (such as tax notices) are sent through a different server.