February 2019

  • Blind Date with a Book Contest Friday February 1, 2019 to Thursday February 28, 2019 , North Battleford Public Library
    For the month of February, patrons can go on a "blind date" with a book! Books are wrapped so you don't know what you're getting. Then you rate your date, and enter to win a prize!
  • Free Public Skating Saturday February 2, 2019 to Saturday April 6, 2019 - 12:15pm - 1:45pm, Civic Centre
    Children must be accompanied by an adult. Helmets are recommended. Please call 306 445 1755 for more information as times are subject to change.Sponsored by the following Service Clubs: Kiwanis, Bonaventure Lions Club, Royal Canadian Legion, NW Hockey Development, Rotary, NB Kinsmen Club, NB Lions Club, St Joseph Knights of Columbus, and NB Elks Club.
  • Night Skiing/Riding Friday February 8, 2019 to Friday March 29, 2019 - 6:30pm-9:30pm, Table Mountain Regional Park
    Friday Night Skiing Info: •Chalet: 5:00pm – 10:00pm •Rentals: 6:00pm – 10:00pm •Lifts run from 6:30pm – 9:30pm •Please always check our website/Facebook page on Fridays to make sure it is not too cold for night skiing before driving out. •Weather permitting – if -20°C or colder it may be cancelled •IMPORTANT: Picture ID Required for all Rentals For more information call 306-937-2920.
  • Family Fun Day Sunday Sunday February 10, 2019 to Sunday March 24, 2019 - 10:00am-4:30pm, Table Mountain Regional Park
    Come out and enjoy the outdoors while you ski or snowboard at the best ski hill in Saskatchewan! Our Family Package is available to purchase every Sunday for $165 (taxes included)! Family members must live in the same household. Family Package Includes: • Lift passes & ski rentals for family of 4 (two adults & two children under 15 yrs of age) • $8 extra per snowboard rental per person • $25.00 extra per additional family member
  • Food For Fines Week Monday February 11, 2019 to Saturday February 16, 2019 , North Battleford Public Library
    For the week of February 11th-16th, when you give a bag of food to the library, we will forgive $1.00 of your fines! You can be forgiven $1.00 for every bag you bring. All donations will be taken to the Food Bank.
  • Free Pre School/Senior Skating Wednesday February 13, 2019 to Wednesday March 27, 2019 - 1:15 - 2:15pm, Civic Centre
    Helmets are recommended. Times and dates are subject to change. Please call 306 445 1755 for additional information.
  • Back of the Bus - Concert Friday February 15, 2019 - 7:30 p.m., Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts
    All Lights Burning Bright" - A concert in support of 'The Lighthouse'. Tickets are $44 + GST and can be purchased at www.dekkercentre.com
  • Tales and More Friday February 15, 2019 - 10:45am-11:30am, North Battleford Public Library
    Tales and More is back February 15th and every Friday from then on. Enjoy thematic storytimes inspired by STREAM (Science, Technology, Reading, Engineering, Art, Math) activities. Ages 4-8.
  • Steak Night Friday February 15, 2019 , Table Mountain Regional Park
    Come and enjoy a Beautiful 10oz Ribeye Steak Dinner, before hitting the slopes for evening riding. BBQ 10oz steak, Baked Potato, Baked Beans, Cesar Salad, and Garlic Toast. All of this for only $25.00/plate ALL meals need to be pre ordered. Cut off for ordering is Wednesday, February 13 @ 5pm. Please call 306-937-2920 to get yours ordered today!!!
  • Wintertainment Week kick off Sunday February 17, 2019 - 11:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m., Battlefords River Valley Visitor Centre
    Enjoy some free winter fun for the whole family. Wiener Roast and Hot Chocolate, Horse Drawn Sleigh Rides and Winter Crafts, snowshoeing around the River Valley and chili cook off. Register your chili ahead of time by calling 306-445-1745.
  • Family Fun Day Monday February 18, 2019 - 10:00am-4:30pm, Table Mountain Regional Park
    Come out and enjoy the outdoors while you ski or snowboard at the best ski hill in Saskatchewan! Our Family Package is available on Family Day for $165 (taxes included)! Family members must live in the same household. Family Package Includes: • Lift passes & ski rentals for family of 4 (two adults & two children under 15 yrs of age) • $8 extra per snowboard rental per person • $25.00 extra per additional family member
  • Family Game Day Monday February 18, 2019 - 2:30 p.m - 6:30 p.m., NationsWEST Field House
    Play Board games and giant games (Snakes and ladders, jenga, chinese checkers, kerplunk, connect4 and checkers) with free snacks and refreshments. Children Admission applies, adult free.
  • Winter Crafts Tuesday February 19, 2019 - 1:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m., Allen Sapp Gallery
    An afternoon of craft making. Space is limited to 45 people. Drop in fee of $2 applies. For more information or to register call 306-445-1760.
  • Afternoon Movie Tuesday February 19, 2019 to Friday February 22, 2019 - 3:00pm, North Battleford Public Library
    Join us every afternoon during the break for a family-friendly afternoon movie to chase away the winter blues. Movies To be determined.
  • Wacky Wednesday Wednesday February 20, 2019 - 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m., NationsWEST Field House
    An afternoon of outdoor games indoors! Indoor driving range, ladder golf, bocce ball, disc golf with Battlefords Disc Golf Club and wall climbing and S'Mores on Rotary Plaza. Regular admission applies.
  • Throwback Thursday Thursday February 21, 2019 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, Battlefords Co-op Aquatic Centre
    Party like it's 1999! Door prizes and themes music. Specials at Minisapoy Cafe. Admission prices fro 1999. Adults $3.20, Seniors $2.25 and children $1.60.
  • Drop in Curling Friday February 22, 2019 - 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, Northland Power Curling Centre
    All equipment supplied. Bring clean indoor shoes. While there, why not go upstairs to the Beaver Grill Express for some food and drinks. Cost $10 for non-members, $5 for members.
  • Suzie Vinnick - Concert Saturday February 23, 2019 - 8:00 PM, Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts
    A Saskatoon native transplanted to the Niagara Region of Ontario, Suzie Vinnick is the proud owner of a gorgeous voice, prodigious guitar and bass chops, and an engagingly candid performance style. Her career has seen triumph after triumph. Among her most recent successes: being nominated for a 2018 Canadian Folk Music Award for Producer of the Year with her co-producer, Mark Lalama. Suzie achieved finalist status in the Solo/Duo Category at the 2013 International Blues Challenge in Memphis, TN; received the 2012 CBC Saturday Night Blues Great Canadian Blues Award and the 2012 Sirius XM Canada Blues Artist of the Year. Suzie has won 10 Maple Blues Awards (she has been nominated for 22 so far!), won the 2011 Canadian Folk Music Award for Contemporary Vocalist of the Year and is a 3X Juno Nominee. Suzie has toured nationally with Stuart McLean’s The Vinyl Café and the John McDermott Band, and performed for Canadian Peacekeepers in Bosnia and the Persian Gulf. She was also the voice of Tim Horton’s for 5 years. Suzie has just released her latest album, a full-band roots and blues extravaganza entitled Shake The Love Around.
  • Winter Family Fun Day Saturday February 23, 2019 - 10:00 am - 5:00 pm, Blue Mountain Adventure Park
    Looking for something Fun to do on Family Day? Blue Mountain Adventure Park has you covered! *Tubing Park * Outdoor Skating * Outdoor wiener roast & hot chocolate * Horse drawn sleigh rides * Indoor crafts and more! * dress for the weather! Family day pass is $89 OR purchase your pass online and SAVE $10! >>> https://explorebluemountain.com/special-events/ Check out the event details on Facebook here: https://www.facebook.com/events/363730671105777/ For more information send us a message on Facebook, phone us at (306) 445-4941 or checkout www.explorebluemountain.com
  • Art Workshop with Holly Hildebrand Saturday February 23, 2019 - 1:00pm-4:00pm, North Battleford Public Library
    The library is hosting artist Holly Hildebrand for a workshop about telling stories through pictures. No experience necessary, all materials provided.
  • Wintertainment Wrap Up Saturday February 23, 2019 - 12:15 p.m. - 1:45 p.m., Civic Centre
    Wrap up wintertainment week with free public skating, snacks, hot chocolate and Leisure Lee! Free skate rental available. Helmets recommended
  • Adult Book Club Monday February 25, 2019 - 7:00pm, North Battleford Public Library
    Join us for a riveting discussion of Jann Arden’s Feeding My Mother. Copies available at the library.
  • BCP Preview Show - Live theatre Tuesday February 26, 2019 - 8:00 p.m., Battlefords Community Players
    Show only performance of a drama titled "The Tin Woman" by Sean Grennan. For tickets, please call 306-446-3133.
  • Teen Book Club Tuesday February 26, 2019 - 4:00pm, North Battleford Public Library
    Our teen book club will be discussing The Glittering Court by Richelle Mead, author of the well-known Vampire Academy series. Copies available at the library.
  • Snowed In Comedy Tour Wednesday February 27, 2019 - 8:00 p.m., Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts
    The Snowed In Comedy Tour has turned in to a Canadian success story, celebrating its eleventh year. The 2018 tour received numerous Standing Ovations and was the most successful to date. It has now grown to become the biggest comedy tour in Canada, playing in 65 cities this year coast to coast. Four international comedians come together to create one amazing show with each bringing a unique and hilarious take providing something for everyone. Don’t miss out! For tickets or more information, visit www.dekkercentre.com
  • Mental Health Presentation Wednesday February 27, 2019 - 7:00pm, North Battleford Public Library
    This will be a discussion and information sharing time about mental health in general and peer-to-peer support groups, and the vital role they play in helping people to achieve good mental health, and maintaining that reality. It will involve video, presentation and discussion, and music
  • BCP Dinner Theatre Thursday February 28, 2019 to Saturday March 9, 2019 - Call Organizer for times, Battlefords Community Players
    Battlefords Community Players third performance of the season titled "The Tin Woman" by San Grennan. For tickets please call 306-446-3133.
  • Makerspace Play Date Thursday February 28, 2019 - 4:00pm-5:00pm, North Battleford Public Library
    Think & play with STEM and STEAM activities; build robots, create video games, explore circuits and more! All materials provided. Ages 5-12.

March 2019

  • Battlefords North Stars Home Game - Hockey Friday March 1, 2019 - 7:30 p.m., 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
  • Battlefords North Stars Home Game - Hockey Tuesday March 5, 2019 - 7:30 p.m., Civic Centre
    Take in some exciting hockey and support our local hometown heroes, as they take on the Kindersley Klippers. For more information visit www.northstars.ca
  • An Evening with Greg Johnson Thursday March 7, 2019 - 6:30pm to 8:30pm, Chapel Gallery
    Greg Johnson from Regina, Saskatchewan is one of North America’s top professional storm-chasers, severe weather experts, and an accomplished photographer, speaker and workshop leader. Presented by the Battlefords Photo Club in conjunction with The Chapel Gallery
  • Fireman's Ball Friday March 8, 2019 - 5:00 p.m., Gold Eagle Casino
    Each year North West College hosts a major fundraising event to support the NWC scholarship fund. Last year we hosted the second annual NWC Fireman’s Ball and it was an overwhelming success. Again in partnership with Fire Fighter Local 1756, North West College will be hosting the Fireman’s Ball Gala event that will feature cocktails, plated meal service, music and a live & silent auction with all the proceeds going to the North West College Scholarship Fund and the Fire Fighter Local 1756 Charity Fund. The NWC Fireman’s Ball will be held on March 8th, 2019 at the Gold Eagle Event Centre. Tickets will be available in January at a cost of $75.00 each or a table of 8 for $600. Come out for a night with North Battleford’s bravest and enjoy cocktails, supper, draws, music and a live & silent auction.
  • Bush Party Friday March 8, 2019 - 8:00 pm - 12:30 am, Blue Mountain Adventure Park
    We've partnered up with a few locals to bring you an enjoyable night of live entertainment! We're excited to have our friends from the Amoury Brewing Co. serving locally brewed beer on tap, food available from The Snack Shack and amazing live music from The Great Fuss! Limited tickets available, purchase yours today! FREE SHUTTLE SERVICE: * Limited seats available! Reserve your seats with ticket purchase or email us at bluemountain.sk@gmail.com ! * Shuttle will depart Western Development Museum @ 7:30 pm sharp! ACCOMMODATIONS: Why not Stay 'n' play at Blue Mountain for the weekend? Sleep in and fill your weekend with X-Skiing, Tubing, Skating, and more! We still have a few Cabin rentals available! Book yours here: https://explorebluemountain.com/accommodations/ TICKETS: $30/pp* Purchase in-person: Armoury Brewing Co. (702 102nd street Riverview North Battleford, SK) Purchase online: https://explorebluemountain.com/special-events/ *19+ only ABOUT THE BAND: The Great Fuss presents a beautifully varied show, possessing an energy that is infectious with the dynamic voice of Pete Oldridge complimented by his chiming, rhythm-chopping guitar along with the scintillating riffs of Chris Valleau. Drummer Erik Sample and Keyboardist Katherine Jones became permanent fixtures early in 2018 and the group, which initially formed in 2016, and spent the past year playing memorable shows, including opening for Hooded Fang on the Main Stage of Saskatchewan’s prestigious Ness Creek Music Festival (with the performance being re-broadcasted on Sasktel’s On Demand programming), and performing in front of a sold out crowd at the Coors Event Centre along with Saskatoon’s Bombargo. Learn more here: https://thegreatfuss.ca/
  • Evening Out Saturday March 9, 2019 - 6:30 P.M., Battlefords Agricultural Society
    Supper will be provided by Second to None, entertainment for the evening will be Jesse Lewis - Hypnosis, followed with dancing by The Prairie Dogs. We will have fabulous Door Prizes as well as a wonderful line of silent auction items. Doors open at 5:30, Supper at 6:30, Entertainment at 7:30, and Dancing at 9:00. Tickets are $30 and are available by calling 306-445-2024.
  • 2019 Crop Opportunity Meeting Wednesday March 13, 2019 - 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM, Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts
    The Western Applied Research Corporation is hosting its annual Crop Opportunity Meeting on March 13, 2019 at the Dekker Centre. The day includes presentations on current agricultural issues from leading experts including Dr. Steve Shirtliffe, Dr. Jeff Shoenau, Elliott Hildebrand, Scott Chalmers, Garry Hnatowich, and Erin Campbell. Visit www.warc.ca to register and for more information! Pre-registration is $25.00 and door price is $35.00. Catered lunch is included. Contact Chelsea at (306) 247-2001 or exec.admin@warc.ca with questions or for further details.
  • The Ennis Sisters - Concert Saturday March 16, 2019 - 8:00 p.m., Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts
    With multiple accolades – a Juno Award, SOCAN Award, multiple East Coast Music Awards, and Music Newfoundland and Labrador Awards, The Ennis Sisters, comprised of Maureen, Teresa and Karen Ennis, are world renowned, celebrated songbirds. With their buttery harmonies, and voices as powerful as the Atlantic, it’s in their bones to sing.
  • Shamrockin' Comedy Night Saturday March 16, 2019 - 6:30 P.M., Don Ross Arena
    Annual comedy night featuring comedian Kelly Taylor and music by Stereo Playground. Tickets are $25 in advance or $30 at the door. There will be green beer, popcorn, pizza and leprechaun lifts. For tickets call 306-445-1717.

April 2019

  • William Prince - Concert Saturday April 13, 2019 - 8:00 p.m., Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts
    a JUNO Award-winning singer-songwriter whose music is full of emotionally charged experiences that linger in memories. Raised on the Peguis First Nation of Manitoba, Canada, William has been honing his craft since the age of nine when he first picked up the guitar and piano. His biggest inspirations include Johnny Cash, Kris Kristofferson, Charley Pride, Merle Haggard, Willie Nelson and most significantly, his preacher and musician father.
  • Blues and Brews Saturday April 13, 2019 , Western Development Museum
    Join us for a night of fantastic blues music! This year’s entertainment will be provided by the band The Blue Mules. Tickets are $30 per person or table of eight for $200. Tickets are available by calling 306-445-8033 or in person at the museum.
  • The Lonely - Concert Saturday April 20, 2019 - 7:30 p.m., Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts
    Celebrating the Music of Roy Orbison, the Traveling Wilbury's and the Everly Brothers. Tickets can be purchased at www.dekkercentre.com
  • North Battleford Kinsmen Indoor Rodeo Friday April 26, 2019 to Sunday April 28, 2019 , Civic Centre
    This is a CCA sanctioned rodeo. All 7 major events, plus Junior events. A social follows in the upper auditorium following each performance. Tickets for the perf. are available at the door.
  • Sharon, Bram & Friends - Concert Sunday April 28, 2019 - 2:00 p.m., Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts
    Since 1978, Sharon Hampson and Bram Morrison have been pre-eminent in all aspects of family entertainment across North America as members of the trio “Sharon, Lois & Bram”. Together, the threesome produced over twenty recordings, beginning with their iconic 'One Elephant, Deux Elephants', three song-books, six national TV specials, sixty-five episodes of The Elephant Show, and fifty-two of Skinnamarink TV. Tickets available at www.dekkercentre.com

May 2019

  • Diane Lines - Concert Thursday May 9, 2019 - 8:00 p.m., Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts
    Diane was the pianist/accompanist for Grammy winner Michael Bublé and has also performed with a variety of artists including: Gabriel Mark Hasselbach, Marian McPartland, Beverley Elliott, Dee Daniels, Jim Byrnes, Blues Boss Kenny Wayne, Gospel great John Boutte, Alfie Zappacosta, Bria Skonberg, Linda Tillery, Amanda Wood and Shari Ulrich. Diane was the principal pianist and vocalist with the Dal Richards Orchestra from 2002 to the present. She performed throughout the United States as keyboardist and vocalist with Mac Frampton’s Hollywood Hills Orchestra.

June 2019

  • Joey Landreth - Concert Thursday June 6, 2019 - 8:00 p.m., Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts
    Born and raised on the Canadian prairies, Joey Landreth has grown up with a guitar in his hands. Working as a side man through his teens and early twenties Joey grew up on the road, playing music across genres from gospel to country.