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City of Yorkton News
February 8 to February 14, 2007  



Past articles can be found in the Archives.

 


 

 

Public Notice
Notice of Meeting

 
Yorkton Public Library Board
The next meeting of the Yorkton Public Library Board will be held on:

Date: February 12, 2007
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location:
 
Community pARTners Gallery, Yorkton Public Library
 
 

 

 

Next Council Meeting

 
The next council meeting will be held on February 12, 2007 at 5:00 p.m.
 

 

 

 

Request for Tender
Hard Landscaping – C.P.R. Park

 
Name of Tender: Hard Landscaping – C.P.R. Park
Tender must be received by: 2:00 p.m. on Feb. 16, 2007

Please send sealed tender clearly marked:
 
HARD LANSCAPING - C.P.R Park
to:
Department of Leisure Services
City of Yorkton 
Box 400 
Yorkton, Saskatchewan S3N 2W3

Details of Tender:
Construction of all stamped patterned concrete pavement as per Landscape drawing.

Specifications are available at: Parks Shop 263 Myrtle Ave., Yorkton, SK

Tenders shall remain open for acceptance by the City and irrevocable for thirty (30) calendar days following the date specified for tender closing. 

Tenders received after the date and time specified for closing will be marked late and be returned unopened.

Contact Person: Enquiries regarding the tendering procedure and particulars should be directed to: 

Harry Kerr, Seasonal Park Foreman
Phone: 786-1779
Fax: 782-2606
E-mail:

The City reserves the right to reject any or all tenders. 
Lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.

  

 

 

 

Request for Tender
Site Preparation - C.P.R. Park

 
Name of Tender: Site Preparation - C.P.R. Park
Tender must be received by: 2:00 p.m. on Feb. 16, 2007

Please send sealed tender clearly marked:
 
SITE PREPARATION - C.P.R Park
to:
Department of Leisure Services
City of Yorkton 
Box 400 
Yorkton, Saskatchewan S3N 2W3

Details of Tender:
Prepare site for development such as:

  1. Grading; rough and finish
  2. Stockpiling and supply of topsoil.

Specifications are available at: Parks Shop 263 Myrtle Ave., Yorkton, SK

Tenders shall remain open for acceptance by the City and irrevocable for thirty (30) calendar days following the date specified for tender closing. 

Tenders received after the date and time specified for closing will be marked late and be returned unopened.

Contact Person: Enquiries regarding the tendering procedure and particulars should be directed to: 

Harry Kerr, Seasonal Park Foreman
Phone: 786-1779
Fax: 782-2606
E-mail:

The City reserves the right to reject any or all tenders. 
Lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.

  

 

 

 

Request for Tender
Supply of Turf – C.P.R. Park

 
Name of Tender: Supply of Turf – C.P.R. Park
Tender must be received by: 2:00 p.m. on Feb. 16, 2007

Please send sealed tender clearly marked:
 
SUPPLY OF TURF - C.P.R. Park
to:
Department of Leisure Services
City of Yorkton 
Box 400 
Yorkton, Saskatchewan S3N 2W3

Details of Tender:
Supply approximately 10,000 sq. feet of sod as per specifications.

Specifications are available at: Parks Shop 263 Myrtle Ave., Yorkton, SK

Tenders shall remain open for acceptance by the City and irrevocable for thirty (30) calendar days following the date specified for tender closing. 

Tenders received after the date and time specified for closing will be marked late and be returned unopened.

Contact Person: Enquiries regarding the tendering procedure and particulars should be directed to: 

Harry Kerr, Seasonal Park Foreman
Phone: 786-1779
Fax: 786-2606
E-mail:

The City reserves the right to reject any or all tenders. 
Lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.

  

 

 

 

Request for Tender
Planting Material - C.P.R. Park

 
Name of Tender: Planting Material - C.P.R. Park
Tender must be received by: 2:00 p.m. on Feb. 23, 2007

Please send sealed tender clearly marked:
 
Planting Material - C.P.R Park
to:
Department of Leisure Services
City of Yorkton 
Box 400 
Yorkton, Saskatchewan S3N 2W3

Details of Tender:
Supply plant material including trees and shrubs as per landscape specifications.

Specifications are available at: Parks Shop 263 Myrtle Ave., Yorkton, SK

Tenders shall remain open for acceptance by the City and irrevocable for thirty (30) calendar days following the date specified for tender closing. 

Tenders received after the date and time specified for closing will be marked late and be returned unopened.

Contact Person: Enquiries regarding the tendering procedure and particulars should be directed to: 

Harry Kerr, Seasonal Park Foreman
Phone: 786-1779
Fax: 782-2606
E-mail:

The City reserves the right to reject any or all tenders. 
Lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.

  

 

 

 

Request for Tender
Park Bench Supply - C.P.R. Park

 
Name of Tender: Park Bench Supply- C.P.R. Park
Tender must be received by: 2:00 p.m. on Feb. 23, 2007

Please send sealed tender clearly marked:
 
Park Bench Supply - C.P.R Park
to:
Department of Leisure Services
City of Yorkton 
Box 400 
Yorkton, Saskatchewan S3N 2W3

Details of Tender:
Supply metal benches and refuse containers.

Specifications are available at: Parks Shop 263 Myrtle Ave., Yorkton, SK

Tenders shall remain open for acceptance by the City and irrevocable for thirty (30) calendar days following the date specified for tender closing. 

Tenders received after the date and time specified for closing will be marked late and be returned unopened.

Contact Person: Enquiries regarding the tendering procedure and particulars should be directed to: 

Harry Kerr, Seasonal Park Foreman
Phone: 786-1779
Fax: 782-2606
E-mail:

The City reserves the right to reject any or all tenders. 
Lowest or any tender not necessarily accepted.

  

 

 

 

February Break Leisure Swims

 
February 12 – 16, 2007

10:00 a.m. to NOON
1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.

Regular Pool Admission applies.
For more information call 786-1740.
 

 

 

 

Gallagher Centre Water Park
Valentine's Day Bring A Buddy Swim

 
Wednesday, February 14, 2007
7:30 p.m. – 9:30 p.m.

Pay for the first admission and second admission
of equal value or less gets in FREE!

For more information call 786-1740.
 

 

 

 

Family Day Leisure Swim

 
Monday, February 19th
1:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Regular Pool Admission applies.
For more information call 786-1740.
  

 

 

 

February Break Kids Convention


February 12 - 16, 2007
8:00am to NOON; 1:00pm to 5:00pm
(lunch hour will be supervised if required)

Gloria Hayden Community Centre
Ages 6 - 12
Fun, games, sports, arts & crafts
Snacks will be provided

Cost is $50.00 / participant
Pre-registration ONLY
maximum 25 children

For more information or to register call 786-1776.
  

 

 

 

Cross Country Ski Trails

 
Six kilometers of classic cross country ski trails have been groomed at Deer Park Municipal Golf Course by volunteers from the Yorkton Cross Country Ski Club.

Trail Fees:
$15.00/family
$10.00/single
Payable at the trailhead at Deer Park

For more information call Merlon at 782-5569, or Leisure Services at 786-1750.
  

 

 

 

Cardio Combo
Noon Hour Fitness Class

  
The class features a mix of Cardio & Body Sculpting.  Hi/Lo cardio intervals and toning components make this a total body workout!

Wednesdays
12:10 p.m. to 12:45 p.m.
Gallagher Centre Flexihall
Starts January 10th, 2007

Cost is $5.00/class

Instructor: Denise Soloninko

For more information call 786-1740.
 

 

 

 

Co-Ed Adult Recreational Soccer

   
Starts January 10, 2007

Wednesday Nights
7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Gallagher Centre Flexihall

Cost is $3.00/person

For more information call 786-1740.

Sponsored by:
City of Yorkton Leisure Services
Yorkton Soccer Association
 

 

 

 

Pilates


10 week program featuring STOTT PILATES essential matwork exercises.
These exercises focus on core stability including pelvic and shoulder girdle stabilization.

Join STOTT PILATES to help you gain strength, flexibility and endurance without risking injury or adding bulk.

Thursday Nights

February 1 – April 5, 2007
(10 classes)

Godfrey Dean Cultural Centre

Instructor: Staci Wyatt

Class #1
7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Class #2
8:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Cost is $60.00

To register call 786-1740
  

 

 

 

City of Yorkton Archives

 
The CITY OF YORKTON ARCHIVES is always seeking photographs, postcards, documents, family histories, old letters, calendars, maps and small artifacts related to the history of Yorkton and immediate area.

Call 786-1722 or write to: 

Heritage Researcher, City of Yorkton 
Box 400 
Yorkton, SK 
S3N 2W3 

E-mail: