December Community Events

New Years Eve FREE Family Fun Skate – Presented by the Village of Midway & the RCMP Community Consultative Group. Sunday, December 31, 2017 at the Midway Arena from 3:00pm – 7:00pm. Everyone welcome – door prizes to win!

New Years Eve Dinner and Dance – December 31, 2017 at the Midway Community Centre. Come on out and support the Midway Volunteer Fire Department and ring in 2018 with family and friends! Doors & bar open at 5:00 pm followed by a prime rib dinner at 6:30 pm. The evening continues with live entertainment from 4-Play and dancing. Champagne toast a midnight. Adults only (appropriate attire required). Tickets $45 per person, available at McMynn’s Family Foods. Brought to you by the MVFD, McMynn’s Family Foods, and Rock’n Productions. A special thanks to all the sponsors of this great fundraising event for the Fire Department!

 

Free Christmas Dinner – Monday, December 25, 2017 at 2:00 pm at the Midway Community Centre. Everyone welcome.

A Sugar Plum Christmas – Hosted by the Midway Community Association. Saturday, December 16, 2017 from 11:00 am to 1:30 pm at the Midway Community Centre. Dance performances, crafts, pizza, and a visit from Santa!

 

Canada 150 Skating Day – December 10 – Let’s Skate Together! /// Journée Du Patinage de Canada 150 – le 10 décembre – Patinons Ensemble! 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm at the Boundary Expo Recreation Centre in Midway. FREE Admission! Drinks and refreshments will be served. Co-sponsored by the Village of Midway and the Government of Canada.

 

Women’s Christmas Celebration – December 6, 2017, 1:00 pm at the Midway Community Centre. Everyone Welcome, please bring a non-perishable food item for the Lion’s Club Food Hamper program. For more information contact 250-446-2582.

 

West Boundary Community Forest Annual Public Meeting – December 5, 2017 from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at the Midway Community Centre. Everyone welcome.

 

Rock Creek Christmas Craft Fair – Saturday, December 2, 2017 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Rock Creek Fairgrounds Pavilion.

 

Midway Christmas Light-Up – Join us for the 1st Annual Midway Christmas Light-up on Friday, December 1, 2017 from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm at the Riverfront Park. Warm drinks, Christmas music, and the lighting of the Christmas Tree.

 

November Community Events

Westbridge Christmas Craft Fair – November 25, 2017 from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at the Westbridge Hall.

 

Greenwood Christmas Arts and Crafts Fair – Saturday, November 18, 2017 from 10:00 am to 3:00 pm at the MacArthur Centre.

 

Kettle Wildlife Association Annual Spaghetti Dinner – Saturday, November 18, 2017 at the Wildlife Hall in Rock Creek. Doors open at 5:00 pm, Dinner at 6:00 pm. Adults $12 and Kids 6-12 $7. Tickets available at Christian Valley Service, Freeman’s Farm Supply, The Hot-L (Hotel Midway) or by calling Cornelia at 250-446-2401 or Guy at 250-449-2675.

 

National Child Day FREE Skate – Presented by the Boundary Family and Individual Services Society & Success by 6, with support from the Village of Midway and McMynn’s Family Foods. Friday, November 17, 2017 from 2:30 pm – 4:15 pm at the Midway Arena. Free skating, skate rentals, and snacks. Everyone welcome.

 

Kettle River Museum AGM – Friday, November 3, 2017 at 6:00 pm at the Kettle River Museum in Midway. Everyone welcome to attend. Refreshments will be served.

 

Ground Water Licencing Workshop – Monday, November 6, 2017, 10:30 am to 2:30 pm at the Midway Community Centre hosted by the Kettle River Watershed Authority.

 

2017 Flu Vaccine Clinics in the West Boundary:

November 3, 2017 – Midway, BC, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, Midway Fire Hall.

November 9, 2017 – Greenwood, BC, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, MacArthur Centre.

November 10, 2017 – Beaverdell, BC, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, Post Office.

November 16, 2017 – Rock Creek, BC, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, Rock Creek Medical Centre.

 

Preschool Story Time – Midway Public Library. November 2 – December 14, 2017 from 10:30 am to 11:30 am.

 

October Community Events

Midway Arena Opening for the new season – Join us on Sunday, October 1, 2017 for a FREE public skate to celebrate the start of the new season from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Everyone welcome!

 

2017 AGM of the F.A.R. Society and Workshop – Saturday, October 14, 2017 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm in the basement of the Midway Community Centre. All members and interested people are invited to join the West Boundary Sustainable Foods and Resources Society for a day of discussion and a workshop on either tomatoes or pumpkins. The Food Share Exchange will supply jars for its members. If you are not a member of Food Share, but wish to participate, please bring six of your own jars, lids, and rings so you can take some full jars home.

 

Kettle River Lions Club Free Family Skate – Sunday, October 15, 2017 from 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm at the Midway Arena. Everyone welcome to come and have fun on the ice. Hot dogs and refreshments will be served.

Kettle River Lions Club Free Skate

 

London’s National Theatre Live – Peter Pan – Saturday, October 21, 2017. Show times at 2:00 pm and 7:00 pm. Presented on the big screen at the Midway Community Centre by the Midway Community Association.

Peter Pan – A Film

 

Halloween Fun in Midway…and FIREWORKS! – We are excited to announce that the Midway Volunteer Fire Department will be putting on a short fireworks display this year! Join us between 7:30 pm and 8:00 pm at the James G. McMynn Park across from the Community Centre for the show.

Also, join the Midway Community Association for a quick trick-or-treating break at the Community Centre between 5:30 pm and 8:30 pm. Warm up by the fire and grab a hot dog and some hot chocolate!

Your local Sparks, Brownies, and Girl Guides would like to remind everyone to Be Prepared – Be Seen at Night! – Wear Something Light!

*if you have animals that might get spooked by the fireworks please plan accordingly*

New Year’s Eve Dinner and Dance

Celebrate New Year’s Eve in Midway and support the Midway Volunteer Fire Department! Sunday, December 31, 2017 at the Midway Community Centre. Tickets are now available for purchase at McMynn’s Family Foods for $45 per person (adults only, no minors). Doors & bar open at 5:00 pm, Prime Rib dinner served at 6:30 pm with live entertainment from 4-Play, a Vancouver-based classic rock and country band, and dancing to follow. The night also includes a champagne toast at midnight.

This event is brought to you by: Midway Volunteer Fire Department, McMynn’s Family Foods, and Rock’n Productions – A very special thanks to all of the sponsors!

August Community Events

The Great Trail – Le Grand Sentier – Join the Trails to the Boundary Society on August 26, 2017 to ride the Trans Canada Trail from the Kettle River Museum (Mile 0 of the KVR) to the Rock Creek Market.

Midway Mile 0 KVR
Kettle River Museum – Mile 0 of the KVR

September Community Events

March Hare Band

March Hare Band – Back by popular demand at the Kettle River Museum. Friday, September 8, 2017. Tickets go on sale in July at the museum.

 

 

 

 

 

Volunteers are the backbone of our community.

Volunteer Appreciation BBQ – Join us on Saturday, September 9, 2017 from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Riverfront Park Gazebo to celebrate the recipients of the 2017 Volunteer of the Year Award. Everyone welcome!

July Community Events

Midway Canada Flag
Midway Canada Flag

Canada 150 Celebration – Saturday, July 1, 2017. James G. McMynn Park in Midway, BC. Join us as we celebrate the 150th Anniversary of Canada and the 50th Anniversary of Midway! Parade starts at 1:30 pm followed by the Opening Ceremonies, Dinner, Family Dance and Fireworks.

Tree to Our Nature Canada 150 Legacy Program Presentation – Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 1:00 pm in the Entwined Trees Park in Midway. Join us for a presentation of the Tree to Our Nature plaque.

Arbre à notre nature Canada 150 Présentation du programme héritage – samedi 1er juillet 2017 à 13h00 dans le parc entre les arbres entrelacés à mi-chemin. Rejoignez-nous pour une présentation de la plaque Tree to Our Nature.

Magic Show! Walk on the Wild Side featuring Magician Leif David – Thursday, July 20, 2017 at 10:00 am at Parkview Manor (670 Ninth Ave). Hosted by the Midway Public Library