Arts

The Dekker Centre is looking for local talented artists to take part in its upcoming Showcase performance in March.
The Dekker Centre is looking for local talented artists to take part in its upcoming Showcase performance in March. file photo/battlefordsNOW Staff

Dekker Centre looking for talented performers for Showcase

By Angela Brown
December 20, 2017 - 1:00pm

The Dekker Centre in North Battleford will be giving area residents an opportunity to showcase their performance skills for an upcoming show for On Stage at the Dekker Centre.

Anyone who donates a case of soup or $10 will be entered for a chance to smash a Christmas ornament to enter into 93.3 The Rock’s draw for a Can-Am ATV from Norsask on Dec 22nd.
Anyone who donates a case of soup or $10 will be entered for a chance to smash a Christmas ornament to enter into 93.3 The Rock’s draw for a Can-Am ATV from Norsask on Dec 22nd. file photo/battlefordsNOW staff

Ball breaker campaign gaining momentum

By Roger White
December 15, 2017 - 2:00pm

The excitement is building as the 93.3 The Rock Christmas Ball Breaker campaign enters the home stretch next week and someone is going to win big again this year.  

The Sultans of String are bringing their unique blend of world music and combining it with Christmas favorites for one evening on Thursday, Dec. 21 at the Dekker Centre.
The Sultans of String are bringing their unique blend of world music and combining it with Christmas favorites for one evening on Thursday, Dec. 21 at the Dekker Centre. submitted photo/ Sultans of String

Christmas Caravan rolling through the Dekker Centre

By Roger White
December 13, 2017 - 5:00pm

Residents in the Battlefords region will have the opportunity to hear award-winning music from one of the top current Christmas albums on the world Billboard charts in the coming weeks.

Members of Sasktel showing off their finest Christmas attire last year during the Ugly Sweater Contest. This year the Battlefords United Way is hosting Christmas Spirit Day on Dec. 15 encouraging businesses and individuals to dress in their favorite fun Christmas outfits.
Members of Sasktel showing off their finest Christmas attire last year during the Ugly Sweater Contest. This year the Battlefords United Way is hosting Christmas Spirit Day on Dec. 15 encouraging businesses and individuals to dress in their favorite fun Christmas outfits. Battlefords United Way/Facebook

United Way promotes Christmas Spirit Day

By Roger White
December 6, 2017 - 2:00pm

With the hustle and bustle of the holiday season, the Battlefords United Way reminds you that Christmas is supposed to be a time for fun, friends and family. With that in mind the non-profit organization is hoping to start a new fun-filled tradition in the area called Christmas Spirit Day.

Battlefords Chamber of Commerce president Warren Williams with fashion designer and business entrepreneur Melissa Squire, left, at the Women in Business luncheon Tuesday.
Battlefords Chamber of Commerce president Warren Williams with fashion designer and business entrepreneur Melissa Squire, left, at the Women in Business luncheon Tuesday. Angela Brown/battlefordsNOW Staff

Chamber celebrates local fashion designer's success

By Angela Brown
December 5, 2017 - 3:00pm Updated: December 5, 2017 - 3:36pm

Melissa Squire may have started her life planning to be a doctor, but her love for art and design led her on a new course and a successful career in business.

"I decided to follow my passion, which is creating, anything really, and fashion found me," she said. 

Saskatchewan's own Northern Pikes are bringing their high energy music to the Dekker Centre on Friday night at 8 p.m.
Saskatchewan's own Northern Pikes are bringing their high energy music to the Dekker Centre on Friday night at 8 p.m. submitted/thenorthernpikes.com

Northern Pikes bring 30th anniversary tour to the Dekker Centre

By Roger White
November 21, 2017 - 10:00am

Whether it’s their tongue-in-cheek lyrics or their small town Saskatchewan charm, The Northern Pikes have been a favorite of concert goers for decades and now they bring their 30th anniversary tour to the Dekker Centre in North Battleford this Friday night.

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