Upcoming Events

January 2018

  • TRE-Tension Release Exercise Three Week Series Wednesday January 10, 2018 to Wednesday January 24, 2018 - 7:00 pm, Don Ross Centre
    Wednesdays January 10, 17 & 24 -- 7:00 pm TRE Releases stress, tension, anxiety and trauma from the body. It has also been found beneficial in healing from sports injuries. It is adaptable to all abilities. Many participants report immediate benefits. Introduction to TRE and The Powerful Psoas Instruction in TRE exercises and one tremor session per class Debrief Time is approximately 1:15 hours/75 minutes for the first class, 1 hour for remaining classes $100 registration fee ($90 if registered by January 3, 2017) To register call or text: 306-441-2407
  • Quartteto Gelato - Concert Saturday January 20, 2018 - 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm, Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts
    For 25 years, this dazzling ensemble has enchanted audiences and critics worldwide with their exotic blend of musical virtuosity, artistic passion and humor. Classical in training – eclectic by design – Quartetto Gelato (QG) not only thrills its audiences with its multi-instrument mastery, but also offers the bonus of a brilliant operatic tenor. For tickets and information please visit www.dekkercentre.com.
  • Battlefords North Stars Home Game - Hockey Friday January 26, 2018 - 7:30 pm, Civic Centre
    Take in some exciting hockey and support our local hometown heroes, as they take on the Nipawin Hawks. For more information visit www.northstars.ca
  • U of S Woodwinds Orchestra - Concert Friday January 26, 2018 - 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm, Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts
    Conducted by Dr. Darrin Oehlerking, the Wind Orchestra was established in 1974, they rehearse twice a week and perform a wide variety of wind repertoire and accompany internationally-known guest artists, both locally and across Canada. For tickets and information please visit www.dekkercentre.com.
  • Medieval Feast - Social Saturday January 27, 2018 - Call organizer for times, Western Development Museum
    Do you like to dress up and indulge in themed meals of the medieval variety? Then this is the event for you! For more information visit online at www.wdm.ca
  • The Cross Country Show Band Saturday January 27, 2018 - 8:00 p.m., Dekker Centre for the Performing Arts
    The​ ​Cross​ ​Country​ ​Show​ ​Band​ ​covers​ ​not​ ​only​ ​a​ ​wide​ ​generation​ ​of​ ​country​ ​music​ ​but​ ​also​ ​a​ ​lot​ ​of Western​ ​Canada​ ​with​ ​dedicated​ ​and​ ​professional​ ​musicians​ ​spread​ ​from​ ​West​ ​of​ ​Calgary​ ​AB​ ​to​ ​East​ ​of Saskatoon​ ​SK.​ ​The​ ​band​ ​was​ ​started​ ​with​ ​a​ ​vision​ ​of​ ​Keith​ ​McConnell,​ ​who​ ​with​ ​a​ ​very​ ​successful​ ​career in​ ​music​ ​handpicked​ ​friends​ ​and​ ​fellow​ ​musicians​ ​together​ ​for​ ​a​ ​band​ ​that​ ​not​ ​only​ ​had​ ​been​ ​fellow band​ ​members​ ​but​ ​also​ ​friends​ ​who​ ​shared​ ​the​ ​same​ ​vision,​ ​i.e.:​ ​ethics,​ ​volume​ ​control,​ ​professionalism and​ ​onstage​ ​dress​ ​code.​ ​They​ ​also​ ​let​ ​the​ ​singers​ ​sing​ ​and​ ​the​ ​musicians​ ​complement​ ​the​ ​singers.​ ​Keith McConnell​ ​is​ ​an​ ​accomplished​ ​steel​ ​guitar​ ​player,​ ​dobro,​ ​vocals,​ ​lead​ ​and​ ​rhythm​ ​guitar​ ​and​ ​also​ ​passes his​ ​talent​ ​on​ ​to​ ​other​ ​people​ ​through​ ​instruction.Karen​ ​Blackwell​ ​Jones​ ​plays​ ​keyboards,​ ​sings​ ​lead​ ​and harmonies.​ ​Another​ ​versatile​ ​player,​ ​Chris​ ​Studer​ ​gives​ ​the​ ​bass​ ​line,​ ​lead​ ​vocals​ ​and​ ​harmonies​ ​plus​ ​the tasteful​ ​harmonica​ ​can​ ​fill​ ​in​ ​on​ ​guitar​ ​and​ ​keyboards​ ​if​ ​needed.​ ​Mr.​ ​Paul​ ​Simister,​ ​what​ ​can​ ​we​ ​say,​ ​not much,​ ​adds​ ​a​ ​great​ ​set​ ​of​ ​lead​ ​vocals​ ​to​ ​the​ ​band​ ​and​ ​also​ ​his​ ​infectious​ ​smile​ ​and​ ​gets​ ​himself​ ​into situations​ ​that​ ​leads​ ​to​ ​funny​ ​stories​ ​and​ ​​ ​to​ ​the​ ​band.​ ​Brad​ ​Stratychuk​ ​had​ ​been​ ​holding​ ​the​ ​band together​ ​with​ ​his​ ​rhythm​ ​and​ ​timing​ ​on​ ​the​ ​drums.​ ​We​ ​can't​ ​ask​ ​for​ ​a​ ​more​ ​tasteful​ ​drummer​ ​for volume​ ​and​ ​timing.​ ​The​ ​Cross​ ​Country​ ​Show​ ​Band​ ​appreciates​ ​the​ ​talent​ ​of​ ​Brad.​ ​They​ ​say​ ​he's​ ​that good​ ​that​ ​they​ ​don't​ ​know​ ​he's​ ​on​ ​stage.Adding​ ​more​ ​tasteful​ ​music​ ​is​ ​Ken​ ​Goodman​ ​with​ ​his​ ​smooth multi​ ​instrument​ ​stylings​ ​on​ ​guitar​ ​,fiddle,&​ ​banjo.​ ​​ ​Kevin​ ​Harcourt​ ​has​ ​a​ ​great​ ​time​ ​being​ ​the​ ​MC​ ​and causing​ ​havoc​ ​to​ ​the​ ​fellow​ ​band​ ​members.​ ​He​ ​also​ ​does​ ​lead​ ​vocals,​ ​playing​ ​rhythm​ ​on​ ​his​ ​12​ ​string guitar​ ​and​ ​having​ ​a​ ​great​ ​time.​ ​All​ ​the​ ​Cross​ ​Country​ ​Show​ ​Band​ ​have​ ​the​ ​same​ ​objective,​ ​to​ ​give​ ​the listening​ ​public​ ​controlled​ ​volume,​ ​clean​ ​show​ ​and​ ​full​ ​value​ ​and​ ​quality​ ​every​ ​show.