Activities & Workshops

Deployment Activities & Workshops


Activities & Workshops

The Shilo MFRC's definition of deployment:
Any occasion where your partner is away for 30 days or more on; course, IR, training or operational duty, regardless of location.

Contact Alexa at 204-765-3000 ext. 4555, for all deployment inquiries.
Upcoming programs:
Deployment Date Night
Enjoy an evening out with fellow kin at the fabulous Prairie Firehouse. Carpooling available at the MFRC or meet there!
Wednesday, August 14
6:00-8:00 p.m.
Adults only
Meet at the MFRC @ 5:30, if you need a ride; or
Meet at Prairie Firehouse @ 6:00 
Register by noon on Monday, August 12
*offsite childcare vouchers available for families dealing with deployment.

Rock Painting 
Learn some interesting facts about rock painting. Try your hand at it and become part of this “Random Act of Kindness”.
Monday, August 19
6:30-8:30 p.m.
Adults only
$2 per participants
Meet at the MFRC
Register & pay by noon on Friday, August 16
*offsite childcare vouchers available for families dealing with deployment.

Children's Deployment Afternoon 
Enjoy an afternoon of crafts and games while socializing with other kids going through a deployment. 
Tuesday, August 20
1:00-4:00 p.m.
Children in Kindergarten-12 years old
No cost to participant
Register by noon on Wednesday, August 14
*must have completed Kindergarten to register

Deployment Childcare
Open only for working families using deployment vouchers.
Saturday, August 24
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Occasional Childcare Room
Register by noon on Wednesday, August 14 by calling OCC during regular business hours (204-765-3000 ext. 3341)

Trip to Spruce Woods Provincial Park
Enjoy the beauty of nature and the fun of outdoor activities at the Spruce Woods Provincial Park. Bring a picnic lunch & lots of water!
Friday, August 30
8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Families experiencing a deployment
Bus will leave from the MFRC
Register by noon on Friday, August 23

To register online for these deployment programs or any other MFRC programs, visit the MFRC's monthly newsletter!