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:
Dinner Date Night
Enjoy an evening out with fellow kin at Browns Social House!
Carpooling available from the MFRC or meet there.
Thursday, November 7
6:00-8:00 p.m.
Browns Social House
Register by noon on Wednesday, November 6
*offsite childcare vouchers available

Remembrance Day Hockey Game
Spend the day of remembrance with friends and family cheering on the Brandon Wheat Kings. 
Monday, November 11
2:00 p.m.
Meet at the Keystone Centre
Cost TBA
Register & pay by noon on Wednesday, November 6

Preschool Deployment Program
Bring the kids (infant to 4 years old) and spend the morning at Just4Kidz in Brandon! (Not a drop off program)
Thursday, November 14
10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Parent with infants up to 4 years old
$5.00 for age 1-3
$8.00 for age 4
Free for under 1 year
Meet at Just4Kidz, Brandon
Register & pay by noon on Wednesday, November 13

Deployment Saturday OCC
Open for families using deployment vouchers. Priority is given to parents employed full time. Wait listing available. 
Saturday, November 23
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
In the Occasional Childcare Room
Registration opens Friday, November 8; 
Call OCC at (204) 765-3000 ext. 3341 to register by noon on Wednesday, November 20

Children's Deployment Afternoon 
Enjoy making crafts and playing games with other kids going through a deployment.
Saturday, November 23
1:00-4:00 p.m.
Children in Kindergarten-12 years old
No cost to participant
Register by noon on Friday, November 15 
Note: Families who are experiencing a deployment that have a youth participating in the youth program “Game Day” and also have younger children in Deployment Saturday OCC,  can register their youth in OCC from 10:00 until 11:00 a.m.

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