August Long Weekend Events
Village NewsDump Hours are Wednesday 4–7 pm and Saturday 1-4 pm. Please provide your cell number by email to the Village office at firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the Notification List for all boil water advisories or any residential notifications. Carman Fowler, Administrator Village of Kenaston
Office Hours-Monday to Thursday 8:00am to 12:00pm & 1:00 pm to 4:00pm
Colin Finnie Wins at 2018 Canadian Horseshoe Championship
On August 15 - 19
Thank you to the Holder family for donations made to Adam's Centre in memory of Pearl Holder. Also, thanks to Jeff Sanderson for repairing the roof. A new quilt machine and frame was installed at the Centre. Come check it out and maybe take up quilting as a winter project! For those in need, there is a handicap parking space in front of the Adam's Centre. Exercise classes are taking place on Thursday mornings at 10 am. We are using a video series offering low impact exercises. Please join us.
We are looking at setting up a 55 Alive workshop with tentative dates of Nov 3 or 10. The 55 Alive Driver Refresher Course is designed to help Canadians 55 years and over to maintain their independence and their driving privileges. The 55 Alive course is designed to help you:
“Like” Our Facebook Page as an easy ways to stay up-to-date on community happenings or important announcements.
To have your community content added to our FB page contact Theresa Owen, Susan Anholt OR 'message' from the Kenaston Community FB page.
Don’t just hang a poster:
Your announcements and notices can also be added to kenaston.ca so be sure to send them in. Posting on the webpage gives longer durability to your notice than Facebook since facebook posts disappear down the feed. If you have an event be sure to contact Glen or Susan to have your event posted on the Kenaston website, newsletter, and community calendar.
Our website is used by a wide sector of the community who also use kenaston.ca as their default browser page. Therefore this, the newsletter, and the Kenaston FB page are main communication tools and we invite you to take advantage of them.
Add Kenaston To Your Device:
Please consider adding the Kenaston icon on your mobile device to have easy access to all things Kenaston. Instructions are Here.
The Kenaston website and Crossroads Newsletter are device-friendly.
Contributing to the Crossroads:
As space allows and content deemed appropriate, community members are welcomed and encouraged to contribute information or suggestions for articles to the Crossroads. Send your suggestion and contributions to Susan Anholt. Issue are published every 2 months. (Feb, Apr, June, Aug, Oct, Dec)
Be sure to check out the on-line Kenaston Business Directory for a complete list of Kenaston businesses. We like to keep this list updated as much as possible. Contact Glen if you would like your commercial or home business information added. Services are listed separately.
Sponsoring the Crossroads:
Sign up to receive the Kenaston Crossroads
from the "Newsletter" page on the kenaston.ca website.
To sponsor an issue at $40, or to have your name placed on our sponsor rotation —contact Susan Anholt.
Sign up to receive the Kenaston Crossroads from the "Newsletter" page on the kenaston.ca website. Our growing list of email addresses helps us reach more of the rural and village residents who do not receive the printed copy of newsletter AND those who block fliers from their post box.
Kenaston Chamber Meetings:
Kenaston Chamber meets the 4th Monday of the month, for a one hour lunch meeting, at the Kenaston Hotel. Everyone is welcome to attend and to join the Chamber. Membership is $25. a year. Lunch is pay for your own from the menu. Come see what it's about!
Group Insurance for your Business and Farm Employees:
Special Program for farmers! If you operate a farm, large or small, look into the Group Insurance plan for employee benefits. Benefit programs help to retain employees.
Go to http://www.kenaston.ca/pages/chamber.htm and click the easy icon to request a quote.
Put your Kenaston Business on the new FaceBook Page:
This FB page is a great place to let others know of your new, home or small business, and to advertise your specials or let others know of your products. Click here and do a like!!