Midale (cpd) — Children are urged to come to the Midale Library on Friday, June 8, from 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. to make something for their Dad for Father’s Day. This is for all children aged five and up.
Blake Berglund is coming to Midale for a CD release party. It is going to be a fundraiser for a new pool for Midale. J.R. Louis will be his guest. The concert will be held at the Midale School gymnasium on Monday, June 25. Doors open at 7 p.m. and the show will start at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. Tickets can be picked up at the Midale Town Office, Midale Credit Union, Henders Drugs in Estevan, and Pharmasave in Weyburn.
Midale is in desperate need for a new pool and this is a great event to come out to support. The Pool Fundraiser Committee could use a couple more people to come on board and help with ideas to raise money. If you are interested, please call Colin Rosengren or Chris Dewtie.
The Midale Central School Elementary children raised more than the required $500 in order for Mrs. Klemenz to get her head shaved. As a result, Mrs. Klemenz had her head shaved after the elementary track and field day on June 1. The Midale team has raised $3,075.66 for the Relay for Life.
The Grade 12 graduating class is busy getting for their graduation that will be held on June 15 at 7 p.m. The exercises will be held at the Midale Central School gymnasium with the grand march to follow. The following will graduate this year: Paige Bell, Kaelum Bieber, Kimberly Brasseur, James Kalum Brennan, Dustin Duncan, Braiden Effa, Shawn Eggum, Owen Emde, Felicia Ereth, Brayden Ganson, Taylor Hoium, James Messer, Amanda Mohr, Aspen Orsted, Braxton Palmer, Mitchell Scharnatta, Keely Toles, Bradley Tomiski, Michael Wiebe and Sierra Wiens.
The Midale Central School Law 30 class went to Prince Albert Penitentiary for a tour of the facility. This falls into the curriculum for criminal law. This was an extremely educational experience for the students.
Parents and students are encouraged to look through the lost and found container before the end of school. All items that are left will be donated to the Salvation Army.
Art Club has wrapped up for another year and Mrs. Wilgenbusch is very thankful to all the children who came to make wonderful crafts this year.
The Grades 3 and 4 class will be holding a Bake Sale at the school on Wednesday, June 13 and June 20 to raise money towards their year-end class trip. The kids would like to go swimming at the Leisure Centre in Weyburn and then to the Signal Hill Arts Centre to make a craft.
The Midale Elementary students got to travel to Estevan today, June 6, to attend the Shrine Circus.
Midale Central School has a number of PC’s to donate to students that may not otherwise have access to technology. Computers are donated “as-is” and not sold. No more than one PC per household/family. A computer request application form can be picked up at the office.
Mr. Rau will be running golf at the school until June 14. Grades 3 and 4 will practice Tuesdays from 3:30-4:15 p.m., Grades 5 and 6 will go on Wednesdays from 3:30-4:30 p.m. and Grades 7-9 will practice Tuesday from 4:30-5:45 p.m. and Thursdays will be at Mainprize Golf Course from 3:45-5:30 p.m. Students are strongly encouraged to bring their own sets of clubs to practices as there are limited sets of clubs at the school and park. Students in Grades 7 to 9 should bring money to purchase a set of range golf balls to practice with.
The 2012-2013 school calendar is available on line at www.cornerstonesd.ca and follow the links.
The Midale Oilmen’s Association have set July 27 for their annual fundraising golf tournament at Mainprize Park. It is a two-person best-ball format.
Contact Darren Moldenhauer or Catrina Moldenhauer to enter or for more information.
The town of Midale is hoping to run swimming lessons again this year, however, they only have one certified instructor which means they may not be able to run every level. They are hoping to run lessons the week of July 9-14 and July 23-28. Please preregister as soon as possible so they know exactly how many kids and what levels they need to run. Please call the town office to register. If anyone in the community has their certification for teaching swimming lessons, please call Linda or Ashley at the town office.
The Midale Museum will be open for visitors and tours until Labour Day weekend. The annual Threshing Bee and Heritage days will be held on July 28 and 29. Be sure to come out and enjoy the pancake breakfast each morning.
Summer MOMents – Are you a mom? Are you tired of microwaving your coffee three times before finishing it, if you even have time to make any? Do you need some adult conversation in your day? Are in interested in a playgroup for you baby, toddler, preschooler or other younger child(ren)? Come join other moms over hot coffee while the kids play. They will meet in the side wing of the Midale Baptist Church on the following Wednesday mornings from 10 to 11:30 a.m.: June 13 and 27, July 4 and 18, and August 15 and 22. For more information please contact Criston White.
Bev Sobush-Melby will be displaying her ‘Horse Play’ themed art at the Weyburn Credit Union Art Gallery for the months of May and June. The display includes artwork with rodeo, trail rides and family pictures.
Midale Lions Club held their annual steak night on June 2 at the Midale 39er’s Centre. On May 27, Lion Vinold Carlson received a well-deserved certificate of appreciation for his dedication to the Lions Club and as a community volunteer. The Lions will hold bingo on Sunday, June 10 at 2 p.m. at the Midale Seniors Centre.
Mainprize Marketplace will run on June 16, July 14 and August 25. They will be open from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. on these dates at Pederson Place. For more information or to book a table call Julie VanAlstyne.