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Costume Ideas

With Halloween on the way, one of the most difficult tasks every year is deciding on a costume! Should it be clever, funny, simple, easy to fit over a snow suit, and the list can go on and on. Here are some ideas this year for all of the trick or treaters in our community!


The Classic

Classic Ghost

Popular Movie Character (Elsa from Frozen)

Elsa Costume




Topical (Ice Bucket Challenge)

Ice bucket costume


Group Theme Costume

Wilson Theme

Elections 2014 Information: Where to vote



Today is election day! If you have any questions or concerns about voting in Portage la Prairie, visit the city's website here. Make sure to bring acceptable identification along with you. 


Do you know where to vote? Check the map below to find out which polling station to visit in Portage la Prairie today between 8AM and 8PM. 



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Municipality of North Norfolk Elections 

The Municipality of North Norfolk  polling stations will be open today from 8AM to 8PM. Polling stations are located at Heartland Multiplex (MacGregor Hall) for Ward 1, 2, 5 and Austin Community Hall for Ward 3 & 4. For more information visit the Municipality of North Northfolk's website here. 

To determine which Ward you reside in, check the map below. 


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Treadmill Trivia Finale


We put Pearl to the test, to see how long she can run on a treadmill going 8mph.. the winner would upgrade their 3 month pass to the Southport Rec Centre to a full year. Matt Anderson was only four seconds off her time of 4 minutes and 44 seconds. A huge thanks goes to the Southport Rec Centre for letting us use their amazing facilities and a huge thanks also to everyone who came out.

Flu Clinic Schedule



Check below to find a flu clinic near you. For more information visit Southern Heath's website. 


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September's Classroom of the month!

What a party! We had a blast hanging out with Madame Smith's grade one class at Crescentview for September's Classroom of the month. Thanks to Zahara's nomination, students took a break from their work to play games, win prizes and enjoy a delicious pizza lunch from Boston Pizza. Have a look at all the fun below! 

Click here to nominate your classroom for October! 


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