For all of you living in the Blairmore Suburban Centre, you are part of our association!!!!! Come join us.
Kids sports also require umpires. This is a great summer employment opportunity for persons 12 years old and older. Baseball Saskatoon is offering an umpire clinic at Hugh Cairns School Library on April 12 or May 3, 2014 from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm. For more information or to register for the clinic, visit www.baseballsaskatoon.com or contact Scott Mills at 306-933-9650.
Saskatoon Food Bank's Annual City-Wide Food Drive is occuring on May 3, 2014. How can you help?
- Watch your mailbox for a donation bag.
- Fill it with non-perishable food.
- Place it on your doorstep by 10 am.
For more information, check out their website: saskatoonfoodbank.org or call 306-664-6565.
Green Bin ordering
If you are interested here is a bit of information on it. Green Bin
Ignite Your Leadership
by Community Development Here is the link to the information Ignite Your Leadership Info
Baby Talk Program
Carlyle King Branch library hosts a free baby talk program every Monday morning at 11am, and we'd like to get the word out to local parents. Babytalk is an early literacy program for parents and babies up to 18 months featuring rhymes, songs, music, and stories. It is completely Free! We also have snacks and time for parents to chat afterwards.
CISV Saskatoon is hosting a mini camp weekend on March 7, 8, 9th of 2014 and would like to invite all youth ages 8-18 to join in this great experience.
Mini Camp is a 3 day camp for ages 8-18. It is a great introduction to CISV and an amazing way to spend your weekend. Mini Camp has a variety of activities based on CISV’s educational themes. Here is the brochure Pac Man Mini Camp
CLARENCE DOWNEY SPEED SKATING OVAL OPENS FOR THE SEASON ON WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 11, 2013
The Clarence Downey Speed Skating Oval will open for the 2013-2014 season starting Wednesday, December 11, 2013, at 2:00 p.m. Public skating hours are as follows: Monday to Thursday from 2:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 10:15 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Admission is free and all skating skill levels are welcome to enjoy the 400 metre outdoor oval; speed skates are not necessary. A modern warm-up building provides change rooms, public washrooms, and an area to lace-up skates in comfort.
The facility is closed Fridays and on Christmas Day. The Clarence Downey Speed Skating Oval will also be closed for Provincial Championships from January 17 to 19, 2014; the Canada Cup Junior Selection Speed Skating Championships from January 22 to 26, 2014; and the Local Club Marathon on January 31 and February 1, 2014.
The Clarence Downey Speed Skating Oval is located on Dudley Street at Avenue R, in the Gordon Howe Sports Complex.
CITY COUNCIL APPROVES 7.43% PROPERTY TAX INCREASE: FOCUS ON ROADS, PUBLIC SAFETY
Listening to what it heard from residents, Saskatoon City Council approved a property tax increase of 7.43 per cent following special meeting of Council December 3 & 4, 2013.
The combined 2014 Operating and Capital Budget is $793 million comprised of an operating budget of $411.9 million and capital budget of $381.1 million.
The newly approved rate means the average homeowner (at $325,000 market value) would pay $108 per year more in the municipal portion of their property taxes.
As proposed, a property tax increase of 4.29% will be dedicated to roadway rehabilitation.
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