News & Announcements
This year’s 149th Canada Day celebration promises to be full of activities for everyone. Families can start the day by enjoying the free public swimming at the Melita Aquatic Centre from 11:00am – to 4:00pm. The Antler River Historical Society Museum will also have activities for kids from 2:00 to 4:00pm. Later on at 7:00pm, the entire family can head over to River Park and celebrate with the rest of the community. Read more
Special thanks to the following: Antler River Recreation District, Antler River Historical Society, Banana Days Committee, Bayer, Cargill Limited, Irene Mason, King’s Gambit, Melita & Area Fire Department, Melita & Area Lions Club, Melita Aquatic Centre, Melita Bakery, Melita Big Way Foods, Municipality of Two Borders, Royal Bank of Canada, Royal Canadian Legion Branch #127 – Melita, Souris Valley Processors, Sunrise Credit Union, Valleyview Consumers Co-op Ltd., and Town Tire & Auto.
Municipal Waste Management’s BBQ in Melita on June 23, 2016 (11:30am – 1:30pm)
Ground breaking of new pole shed structure
Local council members joined local community leader to mark the ground breaking of Melita & Area Pole Shed –the newest public space addition in the Town of Melita.
Mayor Bill Holden talks about the impact this development will have on the community. “The construction of a new public space on a prime location, next to our major tourist attraction, was an opportunity to improve the functionality of the area. It makes a positive impression and adds to the overall attractiveness of the place. We hope the community will take advantage of this new structure and utilize it during townwide festivals, as well as public and private events.” Read more
Melita Aquatic Centre: 2016 Swimming Lessons and Pool Schedule
Not too late to include swimming lessons in your summer programming! Lessons available are: Preschool Swim-Parent Assisted (4 months – 3 years); Preschool Swim Unassisted (3 – 5 years old); Red Cross Swim Kids (6+ years, levels 1 – 10); Private Lessons (for all ages); and Lifesaving Courses.
Just want to cool off, hang out, and go for a swim? Check out our season pass rates: Family Season ($250); Single Season ($100); and AquaSIZE Season ($100). Daily and weekly rates are also available. Having a summer pool party? Rental rate for the pool is $80 per hour. Download the brochure and registration form here.
Financial Aid for Health Care Studies Now Available
The Melita and Area Health Committee is now offering Financial Aid for Health Care Studies. This is open to those in need of funds for upgrading/training educational costs or those interested in entering the human health care field. Check the poster below to view the application requirements and deadline.
Public Water System Annual Reports
The Town of Melita as well as the SWRWC conduct annual water quality reports Click here to read more