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April 2016

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Parkland Valley Annual General Meeting 

Parkland Valley Sport, Culture and Recreation District’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) will be taking place on:
 June 8th, 2016
St. Mary’s Cultural Centre

240 Wellington Avenue, Yorkton SK
6:00pm- Registration/Introductions
6:15pm- Supper
7:15pm- Annual General Meeting
8:00pm- Guest Speaker- Ituna Communities in Bloom

Please mark your calendars and plan to attend!

Notices with additional information were mailed out on April 19th, 2016.

Parkland Valley Board of Directors Positions Available:

At Parkland Valley's AGM there will be four Board of Director positions open for nominations. There will be three 3 year terms and one 2 year term up for nominations. More information regarding Board Responsibilities, Terms & Nominations will be sent out with the AGM Notice in April 2016.
Please consider becoming a Board Member of Parkland Valley Sport, Culture & Recreation District!

Apply for SaskCulture Grants Online 

SaskCulture offers a wide variety of grants for various areas of cultural development. If you have an idea or are looking for funding support check out SaskCulture's available grants.  Click HERE to take a look at SaskCulture's funding opportunities. 

SPRA Volunteer Awards

Do you have a volunteer in your community you would like to recognize? SPRA has an Awards Program with a variety of categories.
The SPRA awards are presented to individuals, municipalities or community groups to recognize their valued leadership contributions toward promoting recreation, leisure and healthy active lifestyles in their communities. Recipients are volunteers, professionals, involved citizens, youth or community groups. 
Click here for more information.

The deadline to nominate someone is May 16, 2016.

Community Grant Program 

Follow up reports are now late. If you have not submitted your report, you are not eligible to apply for future Sask Lotteries funding.

Contact the Sask Lotteries Trust Office at 1-888-780-9344 for more information on how to follow up and close your grant.

Coaches Wanted 


Equestrian Coach Application
Special Olympics Swimming Coach Application
Volleyball Coach Application
Triathlon Coach Application

Click HERE for Saskatchewan Summer Games Try Out Information

Contact Kacie at
306-786-6585 for more information

Upcoming Events:

Learn to Play Squash Opportunity
Gloria Hayden Community Centre-Yorkton SK
April 23rd, 2016

Essentials for Finding and Keeping Quality Volunteers
Webinar- May 2nd, 2016

Active Aging Workshop
Yorkton - May 6th, 2016

Parkland Valley Board Meeting
Yorkton - May 26th, 2016

Just Try It!
Yorkton - May 26th, 2016

Parkland Valley Sport, Culture and Recreation Annual General Meeting
Yorkton- June 8th, 2016

Saskatchewan Summer Games
Estevan- July 24th-29th, 2016

Charity Village offers self-paced, online courses on topics such as board development, policies and procedures, grant seeking and sponsorship.  Check out their complete list of available courses.

Grants/Funding Opportunities:

Aboriginal Community Sport Development Grant
Deadline: ongoing

New Horizons for Seniors Program Grant
Deadline: Applications will begin to be accepted this Spring

Culture Days Funding Assistance
Extended Deadline: May 2nd, 2016

Sport & Recreation Outreach Grant
Deadline: June 15th, 2016

Cultural Outreach Grant
Deadline: June 15th, 2016

Community Leisure Day Grant
Deadline: June 15th, 2016

If you would like us to attend a meeting of yours, contact either
Sheila at 306-782-3353 or Kacie at 306-786-6585.

Parkland Valley Sport Culture and Recreation District is a non profit voluntary organization working with communities building capacity and creating a strong network of support through sport, culture and recreation

Recipients are encouraged to forward the PVSCRD Update to other members of their organizations.

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Sheila Hryniuk
ph: 306-782-3353

Kacie Loshka
ph: 306-786-6585

Chelsey Johnson
ph: 306-786-6586

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