May 20, 2016

Weekly Recreation Report – May 20, 2016

The Whitewood Falcons and Pipestone Valley Pistons open their seasons this Tuesday, May 24th. The Falcons host the Kipling Oilers at 6:30pm at Larson Park and the Pistons are in Moosomin to take on the Mavericks. Thursday is the Pistons home opener at Larson Park as they welcome the Fleming Jets. Every Tuesday and Thursday at 6:30pm will feature a home game for one of these two teams so get out and enjoy some free evening entertainment.

The first registration deadline for the Whitewood Fun Run/Walk is getting close. Monday May 24th is the last day you can register to guarantee yourself a t-shirt for this awesome event. However, the race still needs a few more registrations to ensure a minimum number of runners is met. This fun, non-competitive event allows walking so if you have been considering registering head on over to today. Your registration gets you a ton of awesome perks including a race t-shirt, finisher medal, breakfast, door prize entry and more.

Registrations are being accepted for swimming lessons at the Whitewood Swimming Pool. Full details including dates, times, costs and forms are available at The second set of lessons beginning July 4th are almost full and other sessions are filling up quickly. Contact Ricki-Lee Scott ( or the Rec Office (735-4415) for more information.

The Whitewood Ladies Fastball team is putting the call out for players for the summer. Any women with or without experience playing are asked to contact Kate Leepart at to join the team.

The flat track stars of Saskatchewan are coming to Whitewood. Yes it’s almost time for the 3rd annual Block Party Roller Derby Tournament at the Whitewood Community Centre. The Ring Leader Roller Girls are hosting teams from all over Saskatchewan on the weekend of June 4th and 5th for some hard-hitting, rock’em sock’em derby. More details to come next week!