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Heartland Recreation Commission

Fuel Good Day

Set a reminder in your calendars! Fuel Good Day is back. Homestead Co-op loves supporting local communities and this is a chance for all of us to do just that.

Fill up your tank on Sept. 21 at any Homestead Co-op gas bar in Austin, Carman, MacGregor, Oakville and Portage la Prairie and 10¢ per litre sold will go to:

Wee Care Child Center

Child & Family Services of Central Manitoba Foundation Inc.

North Norfolk Active Transportation Committee

Help us help others on September 21. #FuelGoodDay #FuelingGood

Please help us spread the word as much as possible at this point and help drive traffic to the pumps on September 21st


We are open

The MacGregor North Norfolk Off Leash Dog Park is officially open for our furry community members.

This has been a project in the making for the last 2 years and we were so happy that it came together so well. We couldn’t have done it without so many people.

?Our volunteers that came out to help. You all came in with an open mind and hand. Your help was so appreciated.

?Tommy for lending us his bob cat

?MacGregor Co-op for delivering the material

?Tal-Bot construction for the lesson in fencing and the needed tools you let us borrow for the fence.

?Kenny’s K9 for supplying the waste bags

?HB Signs and Designs for printing and donating the signs

?MacGregor high school for donating metal cut signs

?The committee members that helped make it all possible.

?But a thank you again to the people that came out Saturday to help install the fence.

We still have planning and projects on the go to continue to help make the dog park even more perfect. Thank you all so very much!


Hunter Safety

We are hosting a hunter safety course on October 16 from 9 am till 4 pm.  $65 per student. Register with hrc.


MacGregor Minor Hockey Registration is now open for the 2021/22 season.

Anyone who is interested in registering their children for the first time, email macmustangs@outlook.com for the link, or for more info! Can’t wait to get everyone back on the ice!!


Sponsors

The MacGregor Town & Country Golf Course would like to thank all their sponsors for 2021 season. Special thanks to Armwood Windows and Doors.  Please visit the MacGregor golf course website to view a full listing of 2021 sponsors and special thanks.

Town Wide

The MacGregor and Austin are both hosting their town wide garage sale on Sept 18. If you live outside of town reserve your spot at the Heartland Multiplex with Karla 204-685-2202.

Gossip in the graveyard

A walking tour telling the successes and trails of those buried in the Austin cemetery, we will be starting at the Pioneer Memorial (west side) on Sept. 26 at 2 pm. Why? To tell the lost stories of area peioneers, Cost? By donation towards the pioneer memorial restorations. Stories were researched from families, old newspaper articles, vital statistics, ancestoery.ca and North Norfolk Archives. Come relive the 1880’s – 1940’s Austin and area. Please pre-register y texting Janice Wiebe 204-249-0845 or Arlene 204-761-1914 or message their facebook page.

Empties

Bring your beer bottle and beer can empties to the MacGregor arena anytime – just leave them in front of the front doors of the area. All proceed are going toward the development of a trail system in the Municipality North Norfolk. For more details phone hrc.

Rest Haven Meals

Did you know that Rest Haven meals are $7.00 per plate? Call 204-685-3158 by 8 pm the day before you plan to pick up. No meals on Fridays.

Can Skate

Looking for a Can Skate instructor for this upcoming winter season. If you are interested in becoming a skating instructor with hrc, please contact hrc at 204-685-2202.

Farmers market

At the Austin baseball fields on Thursdays from 5 till 7 pm.  Interested vendors to call 204-871-5242.

September Challenge

The September social media challenge for the MacGregor town & country Golf Course is to the current members to bring a non-member golfing with you and tag us in your golfing photos. You could win 50% of 2022 golf membership and a free 18 holes for your friend with a cart rental. #golfmacgregor.

40thAnniversary

The MacGregor Town & Country Golf Course is celebrating 40 years in business. To celebrate their host a 40th Anniversary golf tournament on Sept 25, $40 for 9 holes and steak supper or $20 for supper only.  To register contact the clubhouse at 204-685-3100 before Sept 23.

Yoga

Join us for a 1 hour Hatha yoga practice connecting breath, body and mind. Wednesday’s at 5:30 pm at the Heartland Multiplex starting on Sept. 22 at 5:30 pm. 6 week for $75. Must register with hrc beforehand.

After school

HRC is hosting an after school program each day at the Stride Centre in MacGregor. For more info. contact hrc.


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 hrc@macgregor.ca, 204-685-2202

 

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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 hrc@macgregor.ca