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.
At the Legacy Centre on Tuesdays at noon. All seniors welcome to join them for lunch. Cost is $8 per person. They ask that you reserve your spot by noon the day before so they know how many to cook for. Call the Legacy office for more information or register at 780-875-4584.
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.
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—DIABETES 102
The new schedule for PNRHA Diabetes Education Classes is ready! Everyone starts with Diabetes 101 and then follows up with Diabetes 102 (people on diabetes pills) or Diabetes 103 (people on insulin). All classes are scheduled on a Tuesday morning from 8:15 am to noon. Next class date for Diabetes 101 is: May 2. Please contact Nancy Johnston at 306-820-6096 or Helen Rogers at 306-820-6291 to pre-register.
MAY 18—Spring tea
Pioneer Lodge Spring Tea and Bake Sale. Bake sale starting at 1:30 p.m., tea starting at 2 p.m. Everyone welcome. Admission $4 at 5722 - 50 St.
MAY 18—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.
Last jamboree/dance of the season at the Legacy Centre. Doors open and dancin’ at 5 p.m. Light supper served at 6 p.m., then the Jam begins! Cost is $15/person at the door. All interested musicians welcome. All members and guests welcome! Call Legacy office for more info at 780-875-4584.
MAY 23—STROKE EDUCATION CLASS
Heart and Stroke has partnered with Prairie North Health Region and is now offering a TIA/stroke educational class.These educational classes are free of charge and everyone is welcomed. If you or a loved one has suffered from a TIA (mini stroke) or stroke this class would be very beneficial and you are encouraged to come. Snacks provided! Stroke education: Prairie North Plaza, 4910-50 St., Strides room: suite 109, 1:30 p.m.- 3 p.m.
MAY 23—LUNG EDUCATION CLASS
Prairie North Health Region is offering a lung education class. This class is a learning tool for patients and their families. The goal of this class is to provide you with a group session which will focus on: preventing your symptoms and taking your medications; managing your breathing and saving your energy; managing your stress and anxiety; adopting and maintaining a healthy and fulfilling lifestyle; developing and integrating a plan of action into your life. Lung education: Prairie North Plaza, 4910 - 50 St. Strides room: suite 109, 11 a.m.-noon.
MAY 25—ART SHOW
Meet local and area youth artists as we celebrate their creativity at our annual Youth Art Show Reception! Join us for refreshments and create an art piece of your own from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. at the Lloydminster Cultural and Science Centre. Regular admission applies. Phone 780-874-3720 for more information.
MAY 25—CRIB TOURNEY
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.
MAY 27—BUS TOUR
Seats on sale now. Legacy Centre off on a nine-day bus tour to Vancouver Island for four nights in Victoria. Filling up fast. Call Legacy office for cost and details at 780-875-4584.
May 27—FIRE HALL OPEN HOUSE
Join us at the RM of Britannia at the Fire/Lloyd Rescue Hall for Emergency Measures Day and Fire Hall Open House, from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Located one km east of Lloydminster, Sask. on Hwy. 16. Refreshments will be available. Displays will include: bouncy house, Rescue Squad drone demo, Paw Patrol, WPD Ambulance, Sask./Alta., Radio Club, search dog demo, RM of Britannia Fire Dept., Emergency Measures Organization, rural RCMP car seat inspections, NW mutual aid portable command centre, Canadian Red Cross emergency services officer.
MAY 30, 31, JUNE 1—SPRING GARAGE SALE
At Grace United Church, 4708 – 50 St., 2 p.m. – 7 p.m. May 31, 10 a.m. - 7 p.m., June 1, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Come and find deals and treasures! Household and kitchen items, books, clothing and furniture too.
May 31—fun walk
Western Financial Group welcomes all members of the community to join us for our 14th Annual Support the Cause Day Walk at Bud Miller Park, from 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Come register and support the cause. Only a toonie as we donate the funds toward helping charitable organizations in our community one toonie at a time. To register, please call
780-875-8922. We will also be raffling a Lakeside family basket loaded with goodies.
MAY 30—DIABETES 103
Prairie North Health Region is offering follow-up classes for anyone who has attended a Diabetes 101 Education Class in the past. Diabetes 103 is for people on insulin. Topics to be covered are: insulin initiation and adjustment. Understanding your blood sugars, A1C, sick days, cholesterol, BP, foot care, oral health, mental health, CDA memberships, alcohol and sugars and sweetener’s. From 8:15 until noon. Please contact Nancy Johnston at 306-820-6096 or Helen Rogers at 306-820-6291 to pre-register.
May 31—CEMETARY CLEAN UP
Dewberry Cemetery Clean Up begins at 1 p.m. Lunch will be supplied and everyone is welcome to join in.
June 1-July 6—Pain workshop
This is an interactive LiveWell with Chronic Pain Workshop covering a range of strategies and tools to help manage pain. It is two and-a-half hours once per week for six consecutive weeks, 5 p.m.-7:30 p.m. at Prairie North Plaza, Room 2.
June 3—CRIB TOURNEY
Start time 11 a.m. Payouts for first: 24 hand, 28 hand and 29 hand. Lunch $10, Crib $10. 50/50 draw. At the Paradise Hill Curling Rink. No partners needed. For more info call Karrie Jordan at 306-344-7372.
JUNE 7—Breast feeding
Are you wanting to learn more about breast feeding? Getting off to the best start is important. Prairie North Health Region is proud to offer a two-hour class to help prepare you for your breast feeding experience. Everyone is welcome: parents to be, breast feeding mothers and anyone else who wants to learn more about breast feeding or how to support a breast feeding mother. You must call to register at 306-820-6233. Class from 6:30-8:30 p.m.