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:
Children's Deployment Afternoon 
Enjoy an afternoon of crafts, and games while socializing with other kids going through a deployment. 
Saturday, May 11
1:00-4:00 p.m.
Children in Kindergarten-12 years 
No cost to participant
Register by noon on Wednesday, May 8

Deployment Childcare
Open only for families using deployment vouchers.
Saturday, May 11
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Meet in the Occasional Childcare Room
Register by calling OCC at 204-765-3000 ext. 3341 by noon on Wednesday, May 8

Mother’s Day Brunch
Celebrate Mother’s Day with the Sprucewoods Community Club & the MFRC. Price includes eggs, sausage, bacon, pancakes, toast, drink and a children’s craft. 
Sunday, May 12
9:00-11:00 a.m.
Sprucewoods Community Club
Everyone Welcome!
Cost for brunch
$8/adult & youth
$5/child (ages 6-12 years)
Free for 5 years and under
(cash only - pay @ the door)

If you are experiencing a deployment, please REGISTER with the MFRC by noon on Friday, May 10 & we will pay for mom's meal!
*the MFRC will subsidize mom’s admission for families dealing with deployment - payment for children and other guests will be taken at the door – cash only.

Spring Into Summer
Try out your green thumb by putting together a beautiful hanging basket to brighten up the exterior of your home.
Thursday, May 23
5:00-8:30 p.m.
$17 per participant experiencing a deployment 
$22 per participant not experiencing a deployment
Meet at the MFRC for 5pm - will be travelling to the Green Acres Colony as a group
Register & pay by noon on Friday, May 17
*offsite childcare vouchers available for families dealing with deployment.

Community Connections
This new monthly MFRC group wants you to help bring the community together! Whether you are new to the community or have you been here for years, join us for friendly conversation and fun activities! Follow the Shilo MFRC Community Connections Facebook page for more information. Registration encouraged but walk-ins are welcome!
Wednesday, May 29
6:00-8:00 p.m. 
Location TBA
Register by noon on Friday, May 24
*offsite childcare vouchers available for deployed families.

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