TOWN OF BREDENBURY NEWSLETTER
FEBRUARY 2020

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TOWN OF BREDENBURY
NEWSLETTER FEBRUARY 2020


Kraft Hockeyville Nomination:
Bredenbury Rink is entered into the Kraft Hockeyville competition. The final winner gets to host a NHL game and receive $250,000 for upgrades. 

We need everyone to register on the website at www.krafthockeyville.ca and find Bredenbury Arena. All you need to register is an email address. After you register then fill out a nomination. Post 5 pictures or videos and like every single picture and story for Bredenbury by clicking on the like, heart, etc. symbol. 

If you need help doing this, come to the town office with your email, pictures and story and we will make the process painless for you. 

Make sure you share our Kraft Hockeyville Page on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter daily! Nominations end February 9.

Capital Improvements 2019:
2019 was a busy year for the Town of Bredenbury we seen many capital improvements through the town. We purchased a new zero turn mower. 
We contracted out the installation of a block of new sidewalk on Kensington Avenue next to the town office. 
We started renovation to the Bredenbury School into a Fire Hall, which included new shingles, purchase of large bay doors and start of electrical work. We hope to have the new fire hall up and running by end of fall if everything goes ok. 
With the assistance of Churchbridge credit Union we helped pay for two new ball dugouts at the school grounds ball diamond. 
We installed a muffler on the ice plant at the rink, now town residents can barely hear the ice plant running, this was a long overdue project. 
Also with help from the Churchbridge Credit Union we have renovated the old Minor Sports room at the rink into a Ref room/Shower facility. 
With all of that we managed to put away $50,000 for a rainy day. 

Rink:
Public Skating is on Wednesdays from 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. and Saturdays 10:45 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Cancellations of public skating will be posted on Bredenbury Rink Facebook. 

Hockey Games:
Cougars February 2 – 4 p.m.
YMH Game February 8 – 7 p.m.
Snowflake Game February 9 – 12:00 p.m. & Cougars February 9 – 2 p.m.
Cougars February 12 – 8 p.m.
YMH Game February 14 – 6 p.m.

Curling Fun Spiel:
The Curling Fun Spiel organization meeting will be held on Tuesday, February 11 at 6:30 p.m. at the Bredenbury Hall. If there is enough interest, the Fun Spiel will be in April. Watch for posters for more information.

Busy Bees Flu & Health Clinic:
Busy Bees will be hosting monthly Heath Clinic on Wednesday, February 5 from 1-3. Everyone Welcome. 

Busy Bees Valentines Luncheon:
The Bredenbury Bees will be hosting a Valentines Lunch on Thursday, February 13 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Chili, Homemade bun, dessert, coffee or tea. $10. A raffle basket prize will be given away as well. 

Knox United Church:
The next in town church service will be February 9 and the Joint Service will be February 16 at 9:30 a.m. Everyone welcome to attend.

Babysitting Course: 
Babysitting Courses in Bredenbury! They will be held one two different days at the Bredenbury Busy Bees. Cost $40 a person, advance payment required. It is only a one day course, so pick your day: February 15th 2020 or March 7th 2020. Time 9-00am till 3-30pm (Bring a bagged lunch). Contact: Sue Mould (Qualified Instructor with St John Ambulance). Cell phone number: 306-641-4226. Email: tomandsuemould@gmail.com

Church Luncheons:
The next two Church Luncheons will be on March 18 and April 8 from 11:30 a.m. -1:00 p.m. $15. United Church Basement. Pre-order takeout and delivery available. Call Louise at 306-898-2034. Everyone welcome.

Hall Walking:
If anyone is interested in walking in the Hall you can Monday – Thursday during office business hours, pick up key at the town office. Inside shoes only. There is no charge. 

Pet License:
It is that time of the year when you pet licenses are due. Dogs are $10 and Cats are $5 per year. Please register your pet now. The tags help us find pet owners.