Dauphin, Canada

It’s the biggest show of its kind in western Canada - the Yorkton Farm Toy Show, February 10th and 11th.

It’s your chance to see tables full of toy tractors, antiques, die-cast cars, custom built toys, signs, sports cards, dolls, doll clothes, and much more.  Get your raffle tickets to win a W-4 International Pedal Tractor – all proceeds from the raffle will go to `Zarah`s Fight,` supporting a 2-year-old battling Leukemia.

There’s an all-toy auction on February 9th at the Yorkton Auction Centre – get more auction details online at jakz.ca. This event will bring back memories.

The Yorkton Farm Toy and Collectible Show and Sale at St. Mary’s Cultural Centre – 240 Wellington Avenue – 9 to 5 Saturday, February 10th and 9 to 4 Sunday, February 11th

Enjoy the Winter Adventure Weekend at Wasagaming in Clear Lake, February 9 to 11.

There will be family winter activities, beer gardens, great food, a shinny tournament, live music, a cabin fever social, and so much more, it's a great outdoor weekend for the family. For more info go online to www.friendsofridingmountain.ca

The Dauphin Relay for Life Kick-Off is on Thursday, February 8, from 5 pm to 7 pm, at the Dauphin Market Place Mall.

Anyone interested in putting together a team, wanting to join a team, volunteer, are a survivor, or would like to become a committee member, are all welcome to come out. Registration and team kits will be available.

Walking Wednesdays are back at Credit Union Place in Dauphin! The Dauphin Rotary Club is sponsoring a free day of walking at the Dauphin Clinic Pharmacy Walking Track, at Credit Union Place, each Wednesday from October 4th to April 25th.

The Dauphin Library, along with the National Film Board, will host another free film on Tuesday, February 6, starting at 7 pm. This time around it’s “Wings of Johnny May.”

For more information on these film nights, and the films being shown, stop in at the Dauphin Library.

Get Better Together is a free program running on Tuesdays for six sessions (2 & 1/2 hours per session), for six weeks, from February 6th - March 13th, and includes a resource book.

Get Better Together is suitable for people with a range of chronic health conditions. Discuss topics, such as healthy eating, physical activity, communication, and pain management, with others in this peer-lead program.

Call 1-877-509-7852 for more information or to register for the Ste. Rose program.

You can participate in the 4th Annual Ladies Volleyball Tournament, at Goose Lake High in Roblin, on Sunday, February 4; entry fee is $120; 8 team limit; with cash prizes.  Call Trish to register at 937-8251.

Enlightened - An Evening with Jeff Richards:  Canada's Most Dangerous Mind

Whether the name of a first love, or the pin number from a bank card, nothing in your mind is safe from Jeff Richards!  This world-renowned Intuitive Expert seeks to Engage, Enlighten, and Entertain!

Using a finely-tuned intuitive ability and psychology, Jeff inspires audiences to question the limits of the human mind.  Seen on televisions across the country.  Heard on radios across the planet.  Now, coming to you live ...

Jeff Richards will be appearing at the Roblin District Community Centre on Saturday, February 3rd.  Doors open at 8 pm.

Tickets are $30, which includes the show and appetizers.  There will also be a Cash Bar and Silent Auction, with music to follow Jeff's performance.

Tickets are available at Cross-Town Motors, Mitchell's Drug Store, and Esso.  This is a fundraising event for the Roblin Skating Club.

Enjoy the Groundhog Bash at the Valley River Community Centre, on Saturday, February 3, from 8 pm to 12:30 am.

Featuring the band Party Time Orchestra.  Admission is $15 per ticket, with lunch served.

Advance Tickets only, available by calling 638-7576, 638-5202, or at Dauphin Music & Electronics.

The Dauphin and District Allied Arts Council, along with the Dauphin Ochre Band Parents Organization, are hosting a Big Band night fundraiser at the Watson Art Centre, on Saturday, February 3rd; doors open at 6:30; dance is from 7 to 10.  Three featured Big Bands will perform throughout the evening.

Tickets are only $20 each; tickets and more info available at the Watson Art Centre.  This is a licenced event.

Don’t miss another edition of the Dauphin’s Winter Global Market on Saturday, February 3rd, at the Dauphin Friendship Centre back hall, from 10am to 2pm.

This is a marketplace for home businesses, crafters, and artisans. For more information, please call 204-638-7672.