Kenaston, Saskatchewan

Kenaston Crossroads - Bi-Monthly Newsletter
JULY 2 - 4, 2010


Kenaston will be 100 years old in 2010.
Come celebrate with us! Friday,
July 2, 2010 to Sunday July 4, 2010

Help by Emailing Your Family and Friends - not everyone will have recieved a mailed notification.
Copy and paste this link into the emails you send out:



Meal Registration Deadline: June 20th

Centennial Weekend Schedule
Weekend Schedule - Printable PDF

Friday Evening: July 2, 2010
  • 4pm to 6pm - Adam’s Centre will be open with memorabilia on display
  • 4pm to 10pm - Registration at Kenaston Place (bar open – Flatrock Meat will sell beef on a bun)
  • Kenaston Blizzard Hockey Team Reunion (Skating Rink)
    • 5:30-7:30 Registration at Skating Rink Lobby
    • 6pm Happy Hour
    • 7pm Barbeque Supper
    • 8pm Blizzard Program
    • 9pm Dressing Room tour, memorabilia, photos
    • 10pm Cabaret at Rink (open to the public $10.00 tickets)
  • 10pm – Live entertainment, “Rippertrain” at Kenaston Hotel

Saturday: July 3, 2010

  • 8am-10am – Registration at Kenaston Place
  • 8am – 10am Pancake Breakfast on Street
  • 10am – Parade - Parade route is east on Third Street and will return west on Fourth Street
  • 11am-12noon. Registration continues at Kenaston Place
  • 11:00 - Family Slo-pitch starts
  • 11:00am - Horseshoe tournament (east of Guy Trucking on Fourth Street)
  • Browse memorabilia at the Adam’s Centre from 11am to 4pm and enjoy coffee and desserts!
  • Balloon Animals by School & Ball Diamonds (IA area)
  • 11:30am – 1:30pm - lunch at booths
    • Kenaston Blizzard Hockey team will serve perogy/cabbage rolls & sausage
    • Anglican Church will have a burger/hotdog booth
    • Hamburger booth at CJ’s Super Stop
    • Beef on a bun at Flatrock Meats
    • Catholic Church will host a soup and dough boy booth
    • Dessert at the Adam’s Centre
    • Homemade Ice-cream and Saskatoon Berry topping sponsored by the Evangelical Ladies
  • 12pm – 9pm - The Swimming Pool will be open - admission is free!
  • 1:00pm – 2pm - Open House at each local Church
  • 2 – 3pm – Tours of Kenaston School
  • 2 – 4pm – Children’s Races and more at school yard – by Industrial Arts area
  • 2 – 4pm – Bingo at the tent on Central Avenue
  • 3pm – 4pm - The “Sassy Sisters” (Mutula girls) performance at Kenaston Place
  • 4:30pm - Gala Supper at Kenaston Place – first sitting
  • 6pm – Gala Supper – second sitting
  • 8pm - 10pm Variety Night with “fashions” by the decade
  • 10:30pm - Fireworks display after the Variety Show.
  • 10:30pm - The committee will host a Social at
  • Kenaston Place sponsored by Al Hoffmann Insurance and Millsap Fuel Distributors (visiting and a bar)! Kenaston Hotel is planning a Saturday evening event with a live band!

Sunday: July 4, 2010

  • 11:00am - Ecumenical Worship Service at St. Andrew’s Church.
  • 12:30pm - Cold plate luncheon at Kenaston Place (immediately following the worship service)
  • 2pm – 4pm - Adam’s Centre will be open

Advance tickets deadline for the Breakfast, Gala Supper and Cold Plate Luncheon was June 20th. We will be unable to offer "RUSH" tickets!

Registration: (Printable Form)

  • Advance tickets deadline for the Breakfast, Gala Supper and Cold Plate Luncheon was June 20th. We will be unable to offer "RUSH" tickets!
  • Our Registration Responses (see list)

Stay in Touch


  • Gene Pavelich: Kenaston Photo Souveniers
  • Victorian Country - post cards and prints

Committee Members:

  • Susan Anholt - 252-2001
    • Chair / Social
  • Theresa Owen - 252-2028
    • Registration
  • Dee Guy - 252-2300
    • Ecumenical Event
  • Cory Ouellette 252-2115
    • Community Parade
  • Melanie Kerpan - 252-2226
    • Family Slo-Pitch
  • Reagan Prpich - 252-2525
  • Tracey Taylor - 252-2172
    • Variety Night
  • Margaret Krpan
    • Variety Night

Blizzard Hockey Event:

The Blizzard Hockey Team will be holdinig a Friday night event at the rink. It is the 30th Anniversary of the club. All former players, coaches, etc. who can be located will be invited. At this point we are considering a BBQ, Blizzard program, and finishing the evening with a Blizzard Cabaret.

To Register go to: Blizzard Reunion
Contact Barry Firby (306-252-2828, email bfirby@sasktel.net), and also see the Blizzard Event posting on our blog.

Community Members: How You Can Help

We will need lots of help in several areas. Please review this update and see where you can help.  This call goes out to everyone.  If you can help in anyway please free to contact the 2010 Committee.

  • Host/hostesses at Kenaston Place on Saturday afternoon (contact Susan Anholt)
  • Make floats
  • Be a food vendor
  • Tend Bars
  • Set up and knock down some tables.
  • Check “porta-potties” for supplies on an hourly basis
  • Umpire
  • Perform, model, and/or provide fashions.