Heartland Recreation Commission



 MacGregor library

For the immediate future the library will remain closed, but they will continue taking book reservations, by email if possible, or by telephone on Tuesday and Friday and book pickup in the front entrance. Check the library's webpage for info. and to check whether we have the books you want available. Books from our collection only, no inter-library loans.

 Hunter safety

We will be having a hunter safety course on June 13 at the Heartland multiplex. $65 per student. Call to register with hrc 204-685-2202 or

Welcome Back

The Manitoba Agricultural Museum is reopening to the general public with reduced hours, new safety measures and new opportunities to discover and rediscover our grounds. Since only the outdoors spaces will be reopen to all*, we are introducing heritage trails, to reconnect with a fun agricultural heritage experience while getting active and enjoying the fresh air. Even better, the museum is offering a special admission price of $4 for all (free under 5) and even free admission to North Norfolk residents until June 13 (do not forget to bring a piece of ID!).Starting May 29, the museum will be open on Fridays and Saturdays from 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. Individuals from vulnerable groups are invited to contact the museum to set up times outside of these hours to visit the museum safely. New protocols are in place to ensure all remain safe, please check out our website or call the office to learn more! *The Homesteaders’ Village and exhibit buildings are accessible on reservation only at this time.

Summer day camps

Hi everyone!! We are so excited to be able to run Day Camp this summer! The coordinators this year are Jacie Leckie and Breanna Cairns!! We are planning for the summer and are wondering if there is any interest in Summer Day Camp in Austin and Sidney? Please contact

Job opportunity

Municipality of North Norfolk is current looking for an arena & golf course staff person and grader operator and weed supervisor. For more info. visit the

Rural dreams and Manitoba scenes

We are going virtual. Visit our website for the complete listing of horse show competitions as well as the wide range of community exhibits. The community exhibits are free to enter this year. We have a whole new section on music – instruments, vocal and acting. Get online and check it out. Contact us for more info email or visit their website at


Spring means it is time to think about the Community Garden! There is opportunity for you to have your own plot if you need a space to garden. We will also be hiring a garden manager again this year - duties include keeping up with watering and weeding through the summer. If either of these ideas interest you please call Julie by June 1 at 204.685.2977. We also want to say a huge thank you to our community for the support and concern over the last few months. Your generosity is second to none! 


Now that the MacGregor Town and Country golf course is open, it is time to get your annual membership. Their rates are affordable and offer many options – adult, youth, first timers, lesson passes, corporate, family and young adult. They have cart sheds available for rent as well as lockers. It is worth a drive out to MacGregor. Don’t forget about 18 holes Monday deals for $10. We have put Covid-19 restrictions in place to keep everyone safety. For more info. please visit or facebook page or phone the clubhouse 204-685-3100.


MacGregor Health Centre is needing volunteer drivers for Meals on Wheels delivery. It is once a week every 6 weeks approx. If interested please call the Business Office at 204-685-2850 and talk to Carlye or Laura.

Child care assistant

The Austin Sidney Nursery school is accepting applications for a child care assistant. For more info email Deadline is June 5.

Golf clubs

The MacGregor golf course has found lots of golf clubs in the past few years so they are all laid out in the Heartland Multiplex hall. Everyone is welcome to stop by the clubhouse and take a look, take what you want – they are free for the taking. You have till June 30 to come check them out.

Course closed

The MacGregor golf course will be closed for aeration on Tuesday, June 2 for the afternoon.


Think you missed something, visit our facebook page for more of what is happening in the municipality of North Norfolk. Please let me know. HRC contact info, 204-685-2202

Think you missed something, visit our facebook page for more of what is happening in the municipality of North Norfolk. Please let me know. HRC contact info, 204-685-2202


Heartland Recreation Director is also available to provide information about grants for various groups, be they service groups, non-profit groups or sport groups. The Director also acts as a liaison between local groups and the Provincial and Federal governments with regards to programs and grant administration. 


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For more information please call:
Karla Gurke
Recreation Director
Heartland Recreation Commission

North Norfolk Municipal Office (side door)
Box 837 - 27 Hampton St E.
MacGregor, MB R0H 0R0

685-2202 or