Country artist up next for arts council

Chris Henderson, one of the busiest touring acts in Canadian country music, will be in Kindersley on Jan. 12 at the Norman Ritchie Community Centre

Country artist up next for arts councilKenneth Brown of The Clarion A Saskatchewan-born country music artist is the next performer in the arts council’s Stars for Saskatchewan series. Chris Henderson, who was born in Estevan, has become one of the busiest touring acts in Canadian country music. He will be in Kindersley on Jan. 12 to perform at the Norman Ritchie…

2017 Year in Review – Part 2

A look at the events and news in Kindersley and region from May through early October

2017 Year in Review – Part 2May 10 What do you get when you have a retired chemist, an elderly playboy and four menopausal women in the same play? You get a whole bunch of hilarity on the stage. Members of the Kindersley Players proved just that with five performances over two weeks of a play titled “Sex Please, We’re Sixty”…

NRCC fundraiser a big hit with supporters

Name That Tune concept proves to be plenty of fun – and a great way to raise money for the centre’s new kitchen

NRCC fundraiser a big hit with supportersKenneth Brown of The Clarion Last weekend’s Name That Tune fundraiser for the Norman Ritchie Community Centre (NRCC) helped give new meaning to the idea of crowd participation. The sold-out fundraiser on Dec. 9 at the NRCC was presented by NRC Management Inc., the centre’s community-based management board. The evening’s entertainment was provided by Danceland…

Musical knowledge to be tested at fundraiser

Name That Tune event in aid of the Norman Ritchie Community Centre upgrades

Musical knowledge to be tested at fundraiserKenneth Brown of The Clarion People attending a new fundraiser in December will compete in a friendly game of Name That Tune, with prizes up for grabs. The contest takes place on Saturday Dec. 9 at the Norman Ritchie Community Centre starting at 7 p.m. The event is being presented by NRC Management Inc., a…

Celtic rock band to perform at arts council fundraiser Saturday

The organization is raising money for a new community performing arts centre in Kindersley

Celtic rock band to perform at arts council fundraiser SaturdayKenneth Brown of The Clarion A Celtic rock band from Edmonton will perform in Kindersley this weekend in a concert to raise money for a future performing arts venue. The Derina Harvey Band will perform on Nov. 25 at the Norman Ritchie Community Centre starting at 8 p.m. The concert is being presented by the…

More community centre upgrades planned in near future

Centre board provides update to Kindersley town council; new kitchen, flooring still being planned

More community centre upgrades planned in near futureKenneth Brown of The Clarion Several upgrades have been made to the Norman Ritchie Community Centre (NRCC) since 2016 and the centre’s management board has provided an update to town officials. Two members of NRC Management Inc., the incorporated name for the management board, appeared as a delegation at a town council meeting on Sept.…

Arts council celebrates 40 years of culture and entertainment

Longtime group members, local musicians and community members join in night of entertainment

Arts council celebrates 40 years of culture and entertainmentKenneth Brown of The Clarion Several musicians from the Kindersley area have graced the stage at an event to help the Kindersley and District Arts Council (KDAC) celebrate its 40th anniversary. The KDAC 40th Season Gala Celebration was held at the Norman Ritchie Community Centre on Sept. 30. The event featured afternoon and evening performances.…