Upcoming Events

February 2017

  • Wintertainment Week Sunday February 19, 2017 to Sunday February 26, 2017 - Varied Schedule of Events, Various City Facilities
    Sun. Feb. 19th: 10am-2pm @ Battlefords River Valley Visitor Centre: Wintertainment Week Kick Off: Horse drawn sleigh rides, wiener roast, hot chocolate, syrup snow treats, snow slide & snowshoeing (snowshoes provided by the Wildlife Federation) *Free Event* 2pm @ The Dekker Centre: "The Little Prince" movie showing *$5 admission. Food and movie sponsored by Discovery Co-op. Mon. Feb. 20th: 11am -3pm @ NationsWest Field House: 2018 Saskatchewan Winter Games 1 Year Launch Celebration: Join us 1 year before the Games for a Free burger and BBQ & hot chocolate, sport demos, face painting, balloon guy, bouncy house, outdoor activities, mascot games and challenges. *Free Event Tues. Feb. 21st: 1-3pm @ The Allen Sapp Gallery: Kaleidoscope of Snowflakes: an afternoon of colourful craft making including a Snowflake Yarn project and a Snowflake Window Decoration. Bannock Bake on an open fire and hot cocoa. *$2 drop-in fee applies. Wed. Feb. 22nd: Red Cross Pink Day (Ice Games 1-3pm) @ Battlefords Co-op Aquatic Centre: $2 Slush Puppy specials, coloured ice games, frozen t-shirt races, purchase Pink Day gear, door prizes, portion of proceeds going to Canadian Red Cross for anti-bullying efforts. *Regular admission applies (50% off if you come wearing pink) Tues. Feb. 23rd: 5-8pm @ NationsWest Field House: Chili cook off, frozen family game night with Elsa, Anna & Friends: come vote for your favourite chili or bring us your best chili to win (5-7pm), play board games and GIANT games (Snakes & Ladders, Jenga, Chinese Checkers, Kerplunk, connect 4, and Checkers) with a visit from Elsa, Anna and some princess friends from 6-7pm. Enjoy free snacks and refreshments. *regular children admission, adults free. Fri. Feb. 24th: 6-8:30pm @ Northland Power Curling Center: drop in curling: equipment supplied, must have clean indoor shoes. $10 adult, $5 child (children under 14 must be accompanied by an adult). Food and drink specials @ Rock This Way Cafe (upstairs in the curling rink) 6pm-close. Sat. Feb. 25th: 12-4pm at Connaught School (902-107th street): Wintertainment Outdoor Classic: Battlefords Minor Hockey initiation teams compete in 2 outdoor hockey games (1 & 2:30pm). There will be a wiener roast, popcorn, hot drinks, leisure lee (the Leisure Services mascot), and other activities. Washrooms in the school will be open for use. In case of inclement weather, floor hockey games will be played in the school gym. Other outdoor activities include snow castle building and colouring, and snow soccer. Sun. Feb. 26th: 1-3pm @ Central (Library) Park (1392 101st street): Discover Winter: in partnership with Battlefords Immigration Resource centre: create snow angels & bird feeders, clothe icemen & women, enjoy a snow treasure hunt and hot chocolate, decorate trees with suncatchers. *Free event. Tues. Feb. 21st - Fri. Feb. 24th: 1:15pm-3pm @ Don Ross Arena: Free public skating & hot chocolate. Sponsored by our public skating service groups. All Wintertainment week long: sculpt any snow pile around the Battlefords, post on Facebook to City of North Battleford (official) with #wintertainment and Win Leisure Prizes! All entries receive an Aquatic Centre & Field House single use pass. Warm up Winter with Wintertainment! Call (306) 445-1745 for more information.
  • The Dream Catchers Workshop Thursday February 23, 2017 - 9:30 am - 5:30 pm, 1301- 104th Street
    Join Khodi Dill, spoken-word artist, emcee and educator and share your dream for Canada through art! Youth aged 11 to 13 will produce poetry, music, video, and art at this fun workshop to share their vision for the country. These dreams will be transformed into a musical production that will tour the country this summer. Visit dreamingcanada.ca to learn more about the workshops and register, or to submit your dream online!
  • Walking With Our Sisters Round Dance Thursday February 23, 2017 - 7pm - Midnight, Don Ross Centre
    Event features round dance. The first 20 lead singers will be honoured. Giveaways, canteen on site. For info call Allen Sapp Gallery at (306) 445-1760. Round dance: 7:00 pm - Midnight. A feast for this event will be held on Sunday, February 19th in the Don Ross Craft Room. 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm.
  • KAHA:WI Dance Theatre - performance Friday February 24, 2017 - 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm, Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts
    Synopsis answer the call for connection, transformation and healing as Kaha:wi Dance Theatre presents their World Premiere of NeoIndigenA. A performance of the soul exploring our relationship to all living entities and elements – it promises to be both transcendent and primordial. The World Premiere solo performance of NeoIndigenA by award winning Artistic Director, choreographer and performer - Santee Smith, is produced by Kaha:wi Dance Theatre as part of Harbourfront Centre’s NextSteps Series. NeoIndigenA is an elemental search that fiercely cycles through the sacred portals between Skyworld, Earthworld and Underworld. Her solo journey places her in search of humanity, ancient ways of knowing and spiritual evolution, while intuitively discovering the sacred pathways of the human connection to self and universe. For tickets and information please visit www.dekkercentre.com.
  • SK Association of Agricultural Societies Exhibition Friday February 24, 2017 to Saturday February 25, 2017 - 9:00 am start, Battlefords Exhibition Park
    This convention will attract delegates from all over our province. Event includes workshops and an awards banquet held on Saturday. Info call (306) 445-2024.
  • Battlefords North Stars Home Game - hockey Saturday February 25, 2017 - 7:30 pm, Civic Centre
    Take in some exciting hockey and support our local hometown heroes, as they take on the Notre Dame Hounds. For more information visit www.northstars.ca.