***Important Notice – Until further notice Malakwa Community Association Meetings have been cancelled. Watch for updates on this post. Stay well.
Please plan to attend the Malakwa Community Association Meetings held at the Malakwa School Library. Time 7:00 p.m. New members are always welcome.
Our agenda for the upcoming meeting is as follows:
Welcome and Call to Order
Minutes of our previous meeting and Motion to Adopt
Financial Report and Motion to Adopt
Guest Speaker –
Followed by our annual general meeting
- malakwa.ca website
- Centennial Park
- Yard Creek Campground
- Fire Department
- Learning Centre and Playschool
- Regional District
New Business –
Motion to Adjourn
Recent Community Projects and information from our previous meeting:
New community member Sandy Nelson, will determine if there is interest in arranging a public information meeting regarding the possibility of forming a Neighbourhood Emergency Program in Malakwa. More information will follow.
We have been contacted by Tennille Barber regarding moving our website. Tennille was instrumental in developing the new format for the website for malakwa.ca which is maintained by the community association and managed by Sandra Northway. Local news and advertisers are most welcome at malakwa.ca! Our on-line Billboards feature local businesses and the cost is $40.00 per year. If you would like to feature your business please contact us.
Thank you to firemen James, Stone and Will for their help in maintaining the Radon membrane that is situated under the school building. Your volunteer work is very much appreciated!
Malakwa Community Library hours have changed. The Library is now open on Saturdays from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. The Malakwa library is looking for volunteers, please stop by the library on Saturday and let Jim know you are interesting in helping. Please note that the library is closed until further notice.
See the website “News” for photos of the Malakwa Remembrance Day 2019
Malakwa Centennial Park – watch for “Music in the Park to return in August, 2020
Malakwa Thrift Shop is closed for the season the Thrift Shop will reopen Thursdays from 10:00 – 4:00 in the Spring.
Yard Creek campground, park and trails will reopen Friday, June 5, 2020. Camping fees remain the same.
Malakwa Preschool is very active and welcomes new families. The Malakwa Playschool now has a very informative website. You may access it here by clicking on this link: http://malakwaplayschool.business.site/ For more information please call Audrey @ 250 463-1821.
Early Learning and Structured Play Program children 3 – 5 years old – Tuesdays and Thursdays 8:30 – 11:00 a.m. Reasonable fees apply. Support for fees are available if needed.
Malakwa Parents and Tots – Children aged 0 to 6. Drop in. Activities for children, socialization opportunities for parents or caregivers. Wednesdays from 10:00 to 12:00 Healthy snack provided.
Malakwa Baby Talk For moms and/or dads of babies to 12 months. Every second Tuesday, Malakwa Library.
Resource Centre–Eagle Valley Community Resource Centre new hours are:
Monday, 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Wednesdays, 10:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Fridays, 12:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Fire Dept. – The Malakwa Fire Department was excited to announce a Junior Firefighters’ program. The program is now underway, for more information please contact the Malakwa Fire Department.
Gospel Church – Worship, Sundays 10:30, Study and Prayer, Wednesdays 7:00 p.m. The Malakwa Gospel Church is a busy place! Souper Saturdays from 12:00 – 2:00 is underway, BG Club, Tuesdays, after school. Tweens, Tuesdays 2:30 – 6:00 and the Friday Night Teen Center is active for the Winter months on Fridays from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m.. The annual Christmas Concert will be held Sunday, December 8th, 2019. All are welcome..
New members are always welcome and Malakwa Community members are encouraged to join the Association and help with the many projects that are happening! Membership is only $10.00 per year. The Association contributes to many community projects throughout the year and maintains the Malakwa website www.malakwa.ca