Midale (cpd) — The M.O.R.E. 2000 (Midale and Area Rec Board) fundraising auction raised over $90,000 to be used for renovations and to help with everyday expenses incurred running the rinks. It is greatly appreciated that so many people came out to support the fundraiser anyway they could.
The Midale Lions Club members are planning a Talent Night on Friday, May 9, at 7 p.m. All talented people of all ages can participate and are asked to contact Armond Hauglum or Kris Fortner at the school or Marilyn Gust if you are interested. They will be taking a freewill offering at the door for admission. The Lions members will be selling 50/50 tickets. There will be three categories for adults and three categories for the kids to enter. There will be people selling coffee, chips and chocolate bars during intermission. This will be a shared event between Midale Central School and the Midale Lions Club.
The Town of Midale is currently accepting applications for senior and junior lifeguards as well as instructor positions for the upcoming 2014 season. If you are interested, please call or drop off a resume to Sharol or Linda at the Town of Midale office located at 223 Main Street. If the lifeguarding positions are not filled before May 1, the pool may not open this year.
On Saturday, June 14, the Lions are having the one-year celebration in Manley Park. There will be free hamburgers, hotdogs and drinks (there will be a limit of two hamburgers or two hot dogs and a drink per person). The Lions will also be holding a multi table garage sale in and around the park as well. Please contact any Lions member if you would like to take part in the garage sale; anyone can rent a space for $10 a spot. You will have to supply your own tables.
The Rodeo Committee will be hosting a fundraising keg party/cabaret on Saturday, May 24, with the band Cattle Drive. They hope everyone can come and take a break from their busy lives and have great time. For more info call Adam Carlson.
RM of Cymri Pet Rescue will be holding an exciting new fundraiser this year.
“Walking your tails off” will be held on Saturday, June 7, starting at 10 a.m. This is going to be a 16 km Walk-a-thon/Poker walk/Dog walk/ or ride along with wheelchairs, strollers or wagons. The walk will begin at the RM shop just off of Highway 39 and ends at Mainprize Park. Over 50 great prizes can be won. Pledge sheets are available at local businesses in Midale, as well as the Midale Town Office and Macoun and Halbrite businesses. They are asking that you preregister by Saturday, May 24, with Sandra Carlson or Laraine Bloor.
RM of Cymri Pet Rescue will be holding a Gigantic Garage Sale and Fun Day on Saturday, June 21, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Bruce and Laraine Bloor’s yard. There will be chicken bingo, raffles, games, a bake table and a barbecue. If you have items to donate to the garage sale, these ladies would be glad to hear from you.