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February 2019

Shop, Eat, Live and Love Local! 

The Gull Lake Economic Development Committee is promoting LOCAL LOVE! This new graphic is a way to remind us all to Shop Local, Live Local and Love all things Local in Gull Lake and area! 

Share your local experiences by taking a photo and sharing it on social 
media with #GLLOCAL 

Crokicurl in Gull Lake

Crokicurl is up and running at the Little Green on the Prairie Park.  The outdoor Cockicurl game was set up as an activity for the Winterfest Hockeyday Event that took place during SWT Hockey Week in Gull Lake.  The game will be set up in the park for as long as the weather permits.

The Rules:

• The game is played with two teams. Each team is composed of 1-2 players. Teams of 1 play from opposing quadrants. For teams of 2, players from the same team play from opposing quadrants. Each player is limited to 1 quadrant. Each team has 4 rocks of the same colour.

• A crokicurl shot is accomplished by firmly sliding a rock onto the playing surface, releasing before the halfway point of the starting line. The rock may be played from any point within the assigned quadrant. Players are permitted to place their feet against the side rail while shooting the rock.

• The first player will try to score 20 points with their shot. If the rock successfully lands completely within the button it is removed and set aside to count as 20 points at the end of the round.

• Subsequent shots attempt to remove an opponent rock from the playing surface unless there are no rocks on the playing surface. If the rock fails to make contact with an opponent rock, the rock is removed from the game. At the same time, each player attempts to make a 20 point shot difficult for the opposing team.

• Whenever possible, each player seeks to score 20 points by shooting a rock into the center button.

• No player may enter the coloured point rings during gameplay until all rocks have been played by both teams and scoring is being determined. The exception to this is when a team scores 20 points with their rock entering the button.

• Players may not change quadrants during a round.

• Play proceeds in a clockwise fashion, alternating each team and player.

• A rock that lands more than halfway over the outer edge of the starting line will be removed from gameplay.

• Scoring occurs after all rocks have been played. Teams play to a pre-determined score. The player or team with the higher score wins the round. The winner of the match is determined by the team who wins the most rounds, best of 1, 3, 5, 7, etc.

What an amazing week in Gull Lake!
Have an idea or vision for a building in Gull Lake, take a look inside, and envision your dream business!
Economic Development! What is it? How does it work? I have an idea, but not sure how to get started? is there funding for my idea? 

Want to learn more? or chat about ideas? Contact Lindsay Alliban(306-741-3775) to make an appointment or give her a call!
The Gull Lake Economic Development Committee has some exciting ideas planned for 2019! Projects include:


Warrens Funeral Home Building: Planned uses include Professional Business Space, Share Marketplace, or Thrift Store. Are you a local entrepreneur? Crafter? Professional ? who needs a space to conduct meetings, business or sell your goods? Please contact Lindsay Alliban to discuss our plans for this building!

Our first Volunteer work day will be Saturday, February 16th!


Spring Market:
We are planning a bi-weekly Wednesday afternoon market starting in May! Are you a vendor, Craftsman or interested community member? Contact Lindsay if you want to be part of this opportunity!

Main Street Solstice: 

Our successful event from last year will be back and better than ever! Save the Date! Friday, June 21st!
We at Kreative Kidz are very excited to announce that we were OFFICIALLY up and running in the new facility as of January 21st!  Thank you to our amazing community for all of the support over the years!
There will be a Grand Opening celebration in a February - date TBA!

Clairbank 4-H Club Report

Submitted by Casey Carlson

Yay! A new year of 4-H fun!!  We had our first general meeting Oct. 21, 2018. This year we have 22 members in Light Horse, Beef, Crafts, Woodworking and Car Care. The Bucheler, Emms, Haubrich, Hughes and Sloan families are five new families to our club this year!  The Carlson, Hayne, Leppa, Myers, Swan, and Toney kids are back for another year. We elected a new executive for all the club jobs and went over the rules of being in 4-H and planned lots of fun activities. We were fortunate enough to get a grant from FCC and Crescent Point.

This year we have volunteered at the Lyceum Theatre,  and sold baked goods, crafts and wood projects for the Gull Lake Craft Fair. We decorated at Christmas Cove, and we got to go to the Corn Ways Corn Maze.  Last spring, our club planted potatoes and this fall we dug and donated the potatoes. Our members attended the Remembrance Day Ceremony. For our Christmas Party we had fun skating at the Tompkins Rink and had a Christmas “sock exchange”. There was a 4-H Swim Day in Swift Current Jan. 13.

Upcoming events include:  Sr. Boys Curling Jan. 27, helping at the pancake breakfast/selling lunch at Hockey Day in Saskatchewan  in Gull Lake Jan. 20, Public Speaking March 17, and 4-H Ski Day March 2. Various project meetings are also being held. Our next General Meeting will be Feb. 10 with fun curling after.

ALS SUPPORT MEETING
 The last Tuesday of every month 
Held in the Community Kitchen at The Meadows Swift Current, 7:00-8:30pm

Mark your calendar for the next ALS support meeting Tuesday February 26, 7:00 - 8:30, held at The Meadows in Swift Current in the Community Kitchen. Guest speaker topic - Grief. 
Our purpose is to provide support to individuals with ALS, family, friends, coworkers.

Friday night dances
At the Elks Hall
8:00 to 10:00 p.m.
Pot Luck lunch, coffee and tea served

Click on Theatre Schedule to be taken to the theatre website!

 

Adult T's
FOR SALE at Town Office $20



 

Baby Onesies
FOR SALE at Town Office $15

Join us for your SUPER BOWL party!!!
Caesars, Appetizers and Football, what more could you need!?


Sunday February 3rd!
Buildings and Businesses FOR SALE in Gull Lake
Amazing Historical Building For Sale in Gull Lake!

Imagine the possibilities! Don't judge a book by its cover, as the inside of this building is quite a suprise!
https://www.kijiji.ca/v-apartments-condos/swift-current/building-for-sale-or-lease/1383022234?enableSearchNavigationFlag=true
Building For Sale or Lease: $129,000 

Great Space, Electrical still functioning.

Contact Bob - 403-680-0109
Here is an affordable investment in the town of Gull Lake. The building has 3 suites that rent for $900 each and include all utilities plus internet, which makes it very desirable for renters. The building is located on a main street so close to all businesses. It is also beside a park. The block construction is very solid and with a little TLC could have a nice curb appeal. A 24 x 32 storage area in the back could easily be made into another suite. The back also provides 3 electrical parking spaces for the tenants. Check out the return on your money and call me for a personal showing soon. Heat eq $185/mth. No gas line encroachment.

LISTING
Central Energy services is now accepting outside(third party) repairs on all heavy duty and agricultural equipment including trucks, tractors and combines. We do all pre-safety inspections and repairs. To schedule in or if you have any questions please contact 306-672-4499

International Diner
Open 7 days per week from 6 am to 8 pm 

Daily breakfast special till 11 am 
Lunch special home made soup & sandwich 

Home made burgers 

This week we are introducing chicken penne pasta please come and try.

Make reservations for valentines dinner buffet 
Prime rib dinner 
Mash potatoes/ vegetables 
Deserts 
Yorkshire pudding

We specialized in a British fish & chips 

Thanks 
Janis and John Haywood
 
Some pictures of the delicious food at The International Diner!
 
We now have a Facebook Page! Check it out:

Michael's Convenience 
Open Monday-Friday from 8AM-7PM
Call (306) 672-4454

3390 Rutland Avenue
Gull Lake, Saskatchewan
Guang Dong Palace:
Family Restaurant


1-306-672-4488

CLOSED MONDAYS


Stay Up to Date with our specials on our Facebook Page:
https://www.facebook.com/guangdongpalacefamilyrestraunt/
FOR SALE IN: Carmichael Sask
Renovated 1 bedroom open concept. New kitchen and bathroom. New doors and windows. New appliances. 2 lots fenced.
Garden area and shed 
$40,000
Please Call: 306-622-4605
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