Volunteer Recognition Program

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RIVERS WEST 2018 VOLUNTEER RECOGNITION AWARD RECIPIENTS ANNOUNCED

Sport – Athlete of the Year

Dawson Loewen (Battleford)

Sport – Coach of the Year

Darby Freistadt (Rosetown)

Sport – Event of the Year

U18 Women’s National Championships 2017 (Lloydminster)

Culture – Development and Promotion

Rosemarie Stadnyk (North Battleford)

Culture – Artist of the Year

Bonny Macnab (Mervin)

Culture – Event of the Year

Goodsoil Museum Culture Days (Goodsoil)

Recreation – Professional of the Year

Wes Ringland (Lloydminster)

Recreation – Volunteer Group of the Year

Lashburn Bowling Alley Committee (Lashburn)

Recreation – Facility - Renovated or New Build

Kyle Community Sports Centre (Kyle)

Over-All Volunteer of the Year

Sherri Solomko (Unity)

Kurt Jones (Dinsmore)

For more information:

Cynthia Tymoruski, Community Development Coordinator

Rivers West DSCR - North Battleford Office

Phone:  (306) 446-6776

Fax:  (306) 446-7172

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Every week for the next few months we will be featuring an award recipient from the 2018 Rivers West Volunteer Recognition Program.
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Rivers West District SSFA 55+

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SSFA Upcoming Events

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Edna Foster, Rosetown, received Silver medal at the SSFA 55+ Provincial Games in Bowling 85+ held in Moose Jaw July 10 - 12th. Congratulations!

Mobile Playground Program

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Rivers West District Mobile Playground Program
The purpose of the Mobile Playground Program is to provide the children of the Rivers West District, who do not have access to any other sport, culture & recreation programs, a day of organized, fun activities during the summer.
Children must be between the ages of 5 and 11 with a maximum of 30 participants.
For more information contact: Rivers West District North Battleford Office (306)446-6776 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Communities must have an active Rivers West District Memberships paid before they will be allowed to book days for this program.

Rivers West District Mobile Playground Program 2018

Another summer of the Mobile Playground Program has come and gone. This is one of our most popular programs that Rivers West District provides to our members. This program focuses on children 5 to 11 with a mandate to bring a day of crafts, sports, songs and play to children in their own community during the summer months. Rivers West District hires 4 Mobile Playground Coordinators to plan and organize the community visits and then to travel to those communities in July and August. Any member community is eligible to book 1 day in July and 1 day in August.

23 different member communities participated in the program with a total of 474 of their children attending the 36 community visitations made by our coordinators which featured the following themes: Disney, Under the Sea, Dinosaur, Outer Space, Olympic and Animals. Our coordinators traveled a total of 9,499 kilometres reaching every area of our vast District.

Rivers West District would like to thank our 2018 Mobile Playground Coordinators and congratulate them on a job well done:
Brynn Murphy, Senior Coordinator
Brooklyn Mamer, Junior Coordinator
Carey Wahobin, Junior Coordinator
Kelsey Peterson, Junior Coordinator

We would also like to thank our staff person in North Battleford, Cynthia Tymoruski, who oversees the hiring and supervises the coordinators throughout the summer.

Lastly, we would like to thank the member communities and volunteers who participated in the program and assisted in providing the children of their community and the District with activities that are so important for the development of happy, healthy and active children:
Borden, Cut Knife, Dodsland, Eatonia, Edam, Elrose, Eston, Hafford, Herschel, Kerrobert, Kindersley, Kyle, Lloydminster, Luseland, Marshall, Milden, North Battleford, North Bend, Paradise Hill, Pierceland, St. Walburg, Waseca and Wilkie.

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Aboriginal Community Sport Grant

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The purpose of the Aboriginal Community Sport Grant Program (ACSGP) is to provide greater sport participation and development opportunities for Aboriginal youth in Saskatchewan, especially youth living in urban, rural, on-reserve, isolated and northern communities.

Eligible communities can access the grant program, which is funded by Sport Canada Aboriginal Participation and the Saskatchewan Lotteries Trust Fund for Sport, Culture and Recreation. The grant is designed to support the development and implementation of community sport programs. For eligibility requirements, refer to the program guidelines and/or contact a support organization listed on page 3 of the Community Sport for Children and Youth Planning Toolkit. Completing this workbook and the worksheets will assist you with the grant application process for this grant as well as other funding programs.

For more information, contact Cynthia Tymoruski at our North Battleford office at 306-446-6776  or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Are you interested in giving back by being part of the Aboriginal Community Sport Grant Adjudication Committee? Contact Cynthia Tymoruski at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. for more information on how to get involved.

North Battleford Office Hours

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Mondays: 8:00am to 2:00pm

Tuesdays: 8:00am to 3:00pm

Wednesdays:  closed

Thursdays:  8:00am to 3:00pm

Fridays:  9:00am to 2:00pm

Creative Kids Donations

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To donate to CreativeKids in the Rivers West District, please contact:

Cynthia Tymoruski, Community Development Coordinator

Rivers West District for Sport, Culture & Recreation
Box 822, North Battleford, Sk. S9A 2Z3
Phone: 306-446-6776 
Fax: 306-446-7172
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To learn more about this awesome program, click here.