Midale (cpd) — The Museum’s annual Threshing Bee and Heritage Days will be held on Aug. 17 and 18. Please come out and enjoy the pancake breakfast each morning from 7:30 to 10:30 am. Throughout the afternoon there are activities and entertainment for all ages.
The museum is once again open to the public for the summer. There are no set hours as it is all done by volunteers. There is a note on the door of people you can call so you can go in and look around. There is a nominal fee of $3 for seniors, $4 for adults, children are free.
Mainprize Market Place will hold their final sale this year on Aug. 17.
The sales are held in the Pederson building at Mainprize Park. For tables contact Julie Van Alstyne at home or email mainprizemarketpl...@yahoo.ca.
Midale’s Black Gold Bullnanza Committee is pleased to be bringing saddle bronc riding, bareback riding and wild horse racing along with last year’s popular events of Novice/Jr. bull riding and mutton bustin’. This of course is all on top of the bull riding. Please keep Saturday, Sept. 7 open on your calendar and attend this great event. Things will kick off at 10:30 a.m. this year. The cabaret will get underway at 8 p.m. at the Midale Harry O’ Memorial Arena with Blake Berglund. For more information call Adam Carlson or Cody Martin. Mutton bustin’ registrations will be taken that day and children must be seven years of age or younger with the maximum of 40 entries. Children must be 65 lbs. or less and there will be a scale to verify weights. Please bring your child’s hockey helmets if you have one.
Admission prices are as follows: Rough stock event or cabaret, $15 each or both for $25 for adults, students are $10 for both and preschoolers are free.
Midale Minor Hockey Association is holding a registration night at the Midale Civic Centre on Tuesday, Aug. 27 at 7 p.m. Releases for members joining other teams outside our community will be available. For more information please call Terry Hauglum or Colin Rosengren.
The Midale Lions Club will be hosting a dedication for Manley Park on Saturday, Aug. 24 at 10:30 a.m. Everyone is welcome and encouraged to come out and join in the festivities. Coffee and donuts will be served.
The Facebook page entitled ‘Thoughts, Prayers And Support For Brad Avery’ was set up and there was an online auction that ran until Aug. 5. The auction brought in $12, 200 for the Avery family. It was fantastic to see all of the support for this amazing family.
Just a reminder that the Midale Pool is open seven days a week, weather permitting, from 1 p.m. to 4:30 and 5-8 p.m.