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Benito Christmas Craft and Bake Sale – December 17, 2022

Submitted by: Kathy Naclia | Benito Christmas Craft and Bake Sale Benito Rec Centre December 17, 2022 10:00 am – 4:00 pm Silver Collection and Penny Auction Draw Begins at 4:00 pm Something For Everyone! Scentsy ~ Greenery ~ Woodwork ~ Mary Kay ~ Schneider’s Gourmet ~ Watkins ~ Baked Goods ~ Norwex ~ Hanny’s […]

2022/11/27Local Interest

CFSV Feature: Benito & Area Drop In Centre Roof

Submitted by: Community Foundation of Swan Valley (CFSV) With the help of a grant from the Community Foundation of Swan Valley Inc., the Benito & Area Drop In Centre was able to complete a much needed roof replacement. The Centre plays an important role in the community by providing adults a place to spend their […]

2022/11/15Local Interest

Benito Covid-19 Vaccine Clinic – Dec 13, 2021

Prairie Mountain Health Public Service Announcement | Benito Vaccine Clinic Pfizer and Moderna All Ages 5yrs Old and Up Mon. December 13, 2021 4pm – 6 pm Benito School – 75 4th Ave Appointments preferred Walk-ins may be accepted Flu Shots also available Book your Appointment: ONLINE at: protectmb.ca or Call: 1-844-626-8222 1st Dose Eligibility […]

2021/12/09Local Interest

Benito Walk-In Vaccine Clinic – August 12, 2021

Prairie Mountain Health Public Service Announcement | Benito Vaccine Clinic Thurs. August 12, 2021 Benito Health Centre 200 – 1st Street SE. Pfizer and Moderna Walk-ins are welcome from Noon to 2 pm (no appointment required) 1st dose eligibility: Pfizer 12 years+, Moderna 18 years+ 2nd dose eligibility is 28 days after your 1st shot. […]

2021/08/08Local Interest

Boil Water Advisory for Benito

Province of Manitoba Boil Water Advisories | A precautionary boil water advisory has been issued on May 21, 2021 for the Benito public water system. A power outage led to a loss of water pressure in the Benito distribution system. A loss of water pressure in the distribution system can compromise the safety of the […]

2021/05/22Local Interest

New Fire Truck Delivered to Benito Fire Department

Submitted Story: The Manitoba Government gave $500,000.00 grant money for the purchase of a new fire truck for the Benito Fire Dept which was delivered to Benito on March 27, 2021. Reeve Bill Galloway acknowledged Rick Wowchuk’s part in advocating for the grant on behalf of the Municipality of Swan Valley West. He also thanked […]

2021/03/30Local Interest

Benito Rec Center Canada Day Show & Shine – Postponed

Submitted by: RJ McGregor | The Benito Rec Center proudly presents 2nd Annual Canada Day Rain or Shine Show and Shine Benito, MB Postponed Antique, Classic and Special Interest Cars, Trucks, Bikes, Tractors All Welcome ~ Finished or not, Bring Them Out! Peoples Choice and “Best of” Trophies in Several Categories This event will be […]

2020/03/30Local Interest

Over 200 Attend Benito Fireman’s Supper

Submitted by: Leigh Osatchuk | The Benito Firemen’s Supper was held on Sunday, February 23. Over 200 people attended the supper hosted by the local fire fighters and their families. Turkey, ham, mashed, stuffing, salads and the ever popular turnips were on the menu along with a great assortment of desserts. Along with a well […]

2020/02/25Local Interest

Benito Firemen’s Annual Supper – February 23, 2020

Submitted by: Leigh Osatchuk | Benito Firemen’s Association Annual Firemen’s Supper Sun. February 23, 2020 Benito Rec Centre 4:00 – 6:00 pm Everyone Welcome Turkey, Ham, Turnips, Mashed Potatoes, Salads, Dessert, Beverages $18 per plate – 12 years and older $10 per place – 11 years and younger 5 and under FREE Lucky Auction Draw […]

2020/02/12Local Interest

Benito Chrismas Tree & Gingerbread Display Well Attended

Submitted by: Sandra Yaknovich | Our first year of Christmas tree and Gingerbread House display was held on December 14 – 21, 2019. We had a successful turnout of 16 Gingerbread Houses and 6 Christmas Trees and the event was well attended.

2019/12/26Local Interest

Benito Gingerbread House & Tree Display – Dec 14-21, 2019

Submitted by: Sandra Yaknovich Benito Library Gingerbread House and Christmas Tree Display December 14-21, 2019 Benito Library During Regular Hours Coffee and Dainties will be served.

2019/12/11Local Interest

Great Turnout at Benito Craft and Trade Event

Submitted by: Karen Gade | The Benito Rec. Centre was buzzing on Saturday, Nov. 30 when the Benito United Church hosted their 18th annual Craft and Trade event. The mild weather contributed to the great turnout. 42 tables of crafters and home based businesses gave those attending a large variety of shopping choices. Pictured above: […]

2019/12/04Local Interest

Ladies Auxiliary Express Thanks to Benito Fall Tea Guests

Submitted by: Jaci Zbirun | The Benito Ladies Auxiliary would like to thank all who came out to enjoy our Fall tea and bake sale on October 19, 2019. Your support is so greatly appreciated! Winners of the draws were: Door Prize – Vera Markin Hamper – Irene Wright 50/50 – Bev Halushka Thank you […]

2019/10/31Local Interest

Benito Auxiliary Fall Tea & Bake Sale – October 19, 2019

Submitted by: Cheryle Zbirun | Benito Women’s Auxiliary Fall Tea & Bake Sale Benito Legion Hall Sat. October 19, 2019 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Come on down for delicious cobblers, tea and coffee. 50/50 Draw, Door Prize, Bake Sale Draws made at 3:15 pm

2019/10/17Local Interest

Benito United Church Craft & Trade – November 30, 2019

Submitted by: Karen Gade | Benito United Church Craft and Trade Lunch Available November 30, 2019 10 am – 2 pm Benito Rec Centre Free Admission Everyone Welcome Margaret Foster Tamblyn – Sewing Lynn Coupland – Fairy Gardens & Christmas Planters Judy Schneider – Crafts Darlene Tullis – Wreaths Allison Sommerville – Truffles Irene Wright […]

2019/10/15Local Interest

Construction of Benito Skate Park Underway

Submitted by: Shawna Kostiuk | Shine up your scooters and skateboards!!!! Kingdom Enterprises from Steinbach MB, greeted the Benito community with the start of a brand new skate park on August 26, 2019. Ground breaking Construction took place today at the Recreation grounds and we couldn’t be happier. The project will be completed around September […]

2019/08/28Local Interest

Great Turnout for Benito Child Care Centre BBQ

Submitted by: Kendal Stechyshyn | Despite a cooler day the Benito Child Care Centre had a great turn out for their BBQ fundraiser July 19, 2019. The parents, kids and staff would like to thank all those who came out to support, the volunteers and our sponsors. Thank you to Key Chev for hosting the […]

2019/07/22Local Interest

Benito Child Care Centre BBQ Fundraiser – July 19, 2019

Submitted by: Kendal Stechyshyn Benito Child Care Centre BBQ Fundraiser July 19, 2019 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Swan River Key Chevrolet Hamburger, Chips and Drink $5.00 Pre-Orders can be set to bccckids@gmail.com (deadline 2:00 pm July 18)

2019/07/17Local Interest

Elks & Royal Purple Donate to Benito Skate Park

Submitted Photo The Swan River Elks & Royal Purple made a donation in the amount of $2,000.00 to the Benito Skate Park. The cheque was presented on July 11,2019 by Exalted Ruler Malcolm Shaw Benito Skate Park President, Tracy Kerr.

2019/07/16Local Interest

Full Day of Fun at Benito Canada Day Celebration

Submitted by: Shirley Yaschyshyn | Benito was bustling on Canada Day with a full day of activities for all ages to enjoy. To start the festivities, the Benito Volunteer Firefighter’s hosted a Pancake Breakfast. Pancakes, sausages, coffee and juice were served to approximately 420 people with all money raised going to the CZ Miller Trust […]

2019/07/08Local Interest

Benito Canada Day Celebrations – July 1, 2019

Submitted by: Shirley Yaschyshyn | Benito Rec Centre hosts Celebrate Canada Day July 1, 2019 Fireman’s Pancake Breakfast 8:00am-11:00am Benito Rec Centre 6 Team Slow-Pitch Tournament 10:00am-4:00pm Slowpitch Entries: Ricky@204-539-2811 Scott@204-539-2753 Show & Shine 11:00am—4:00pm Awards Presented @ 5:00pm Call Ray @ 204-539-2152 Or email mcgregorsmusic@gmail.com Kids Activities Bouncy Castle Kiddie Train sponsored by Cement […]

2019/06/18Local Interest

Many Treasures at Benito Drop In Centre Garage Sale

Submitted by: Gloria Stesenko | On Saturday, June 8, 2019 the Benito & Area Drop In Centre held a successful Garage Sale, Bake Sale, 50/50 Draw and BBQ. Steady stream of bargain hunters purchased lots of treasurers. Everyone enjoyed the delicious BBQ. Thank you to our sponsors: Benito Foods, Swan Valley Co-op, Swan Valley Credit […]

2019/06/12Local Interest

Benito Drop In Centre Gigantic Garage Sale – June 8, 2019

Submitted by: Gloria Stesenko | Gigantic Garage Sale Benito Drop In Centre Saturday, June 8, 2019 11:00 am – 2:00 pm Large assortment of items. Antiques, dishes, tea sets, purses, ornaments etc. Something for everyone. Bake Table, 50/50 Raffle BBQ – $5 per person Drink, hot dog or hamburger All proceeds toward Senior Centre

2019/05/30Local Interest

Swan Valley Coop Makes Donation to Benito Skate Park

Submitted by: Shawna Kostiuk | On behalf of the Skate Park Committee, we would like to thank you Swan Valley Co-op for being a Gold Sponsor for the Benito Skate Park Project. Accepting the donation on behalf of the Skate Park is Tracy and Matthew Kerr. The Benito Skate Park would like to thank everyone […]

2019/05/23Local Interest

Raymond Kostiuk Makes Donation to Benito Skate Park

Submitted by: Shawna Kostiuk The Benito Skate Park would like to extend a big thank you to Raymond Kostiuk for his Silver Donations of $1000. Accepting the cheque are his 4 grandsons who can hardly wait for this park to get started. After numerous fundraisers, donations and grants, the park is over half way to […]

2019/05/21Local Interest

Lovely Afternoon at Benito Women’s Auxiliary High Tea

Submitted by: Jaci Zbirun | We all had a lovely day at Benito Legion hall on Saturday May 11, 2019 as we celebrated Mothers day with our 3nd annual High tea! It was a wonderful turn out and everyone enjoyed the dainty sandwiches and deserts along with the huge assortment on the bake table. The […]

2019/05/17Local Interest

Great Support at Benito Skate Park Mothers Day Brunch

Submitted by: Shawna Kostiuk | We had a great turn out for the Benito Skate Park Mother’s Day Brunch on May 12, 2019 with over 140 attending. The Benito Skate Park Committee would like to thank everyone who came out for our Mother’s Day Brunch. It was an overwhelming success and we greatly appreciate your […]

2019/05/16Local Interest

Benito Women’s Auxiliary High Tea – May 11, 2019

Submitted by: Jaci Zbirun & Isabella Lyons Don Your Best Hat! Benito Women’s Auxiliary 3rd Annual Mothers Day High Tea 2 pm to 3:30 pm Saturday, May 11, 2019 Benito Legion Hall In Celebration of Mothers, Grandmothers, Sisters, Aunts, Daughters, Grand daughters & Friends 50/50 Draw, Door Prize, Bake Sale Draws made @ 3:15

2019/05/06Local Interest

Benito Skate Park Mothers Day Brunch – May 12, 2019

Submitted by: Shawna Kostiuk | Benito Skate Park Mothers Day Brunch Sun. May 12, 2019 9:00 am – 1:00 pm Benito Legion Hall Pancakes, Sausages, Eggs, Hashbrowns, Banana Bread, Coffee, Juice Adults: $10.00 Children 6-10: $5.00 Under 6: Free Silent Auction Special gift for each lady Draw to be made for the Moose Jaw Getaway […]

2019/05/03Local Interest

Beautiful Day at Benito Spring Fling Tea & Bake Sale

Submitted by: Jaci Zbirun | The Benito Women’s Auxiliary hosted their Spring Fling Tea & Bake Sale at the Benito Legion Hall on Saturday April 13, 2019. The Cancer Society was on site to accept spring donations. We would to thank everyone for coming to support us. It was a beautiful day and we are […]

2019/04/26Local Interest

Benito Vesselli Dancers Highlight 37 Years of Dancing

Submitted by: Leigh Osatchuk | The Benito Vesselli Dancers performed for a full house on April 7th, 2019 as they highlighted their 37 years of dancing. Different regions of the dance in the Ukraine, including Poltava, Bukovyna, Volyn and Transcarpathia were recognized for their authentic dance steps, choreography and costumes. After the singing of the […]

2019/04/10Local Interest

Benito Spring Tea & Bake Sale – April 13, 2019

Submitted by: Jaci Zbirun | Women’s Auxiliary & Cancer Society Spring Fling Tea & Bake Sale Benito Legion Hall Sat. April 13, 2019 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Join us for Lunch, Dessert, Coffee, Tea & Juice Cancer Society will be on site to accept Spring Donations & Issue Receipts Draws to be made at […]

2019/04/08Local Interest

Benito Firefighters Benefit Breakfast – April 13, 2019

Submitted by: Leigh Osatchuk | Benito Volunteer Firefighters Benefit Breakfast April 13, 2019 8:00 – 11:00 am Benito Rec Centre Pancakes, Sausage, Eggs & Hashbrowns, Coffee & Juice Proceeds to Colin & Amber Woytkiw & Girls Donations Welcome

2019/04/07Local Interest

Benito Vesselli 37th Annual Dance Concert – April 7, 2019

Benito Vesselli Dance Club presents 37th Annual Dance Concert Sun. April 7, 2019 Doors Open at 1:30 pm Benito School Gymnasium $10 Adults $8 Students 6 and under Free Guest Performances by: Norquay Rosa Dancers Live Entertainment – Les Rolsky & Bill Macooh Penny Auction – Refreshments Everyone Welcome

2019/03/14Local Interest

Benito Figure Skating Carnival – March 3, 2019

Submitted by: Kathy Naclia | Benito Figure Skating Club presents “Welcome to the Jungle” Skating Carnival Sun. March 3, 2019 2:00 pm Benito Rec Centre Chinese Auction Silver Collection Refreshments

2019/02/25Local Interest

Over 225 at Benito Firemen’s Association Supper

Submitted by: Leigh Osatchuk | Once again the Benito Firemen’s Association hosted another fantastic meal at the Benito Rec Centre. Over 225 people from the Swan Valley and surrounding area were treated to a delicious meal and a fantastic silent auction. Our Volunteer Fireman are a small group, who provide many great advantages to the […]

2019/02/25Local Interest

Benito Firemen’s Annual Supper – February 24, 2019

Submitted by: Leigh Osatchuk | Benito Firemen’s Association Annual Firemen’s Supper Sun. February 24, 2019 Benito Rec Centre 4:00 6:00 pm Everyone Welcome Turkey, Ham, Mashed Potato, Turnips, Salads, Dessert, Beverages $18 per plate – 12 years and older $10 per place – 11 years and younger 5 and under FREE Proceeds to specialized fire […]

2019/02/05Local Interest

Benito Ladies Auxiliary Appreciation Tea – January 19, 2019

Submitted by: Jaci Zbirun | Benito Legion Hall Building Renovation Appreciation Tea Sat. January 19, 2019 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Free Coffee & Cake! Join us on Saturday January 19th 2019 from 2pm – 3:30 pm at the Benito Legion Hall for free coffee and cake! (Gluten free option available) The Ladies Auxiliary would […]

2019/01/15Local Interest

Wonderful Afternoon at Benito Auxiliary Christmas Tea

Submitted by: Jaci Zbirun We had a wonderful Saturday afternoon eating trifles and enjoying the sun beaming in through the newly installed windows! Thank you to everyone for coming out on December 8, 2018 and supporting the Benito Ladies Auxiliary Christmas tea and bake sale! We would not have gotten this far in our renovation […]

2019/01/06Local Interest

Benito Christmas Tea and Bake Sale – December 8, 2018

Submitted by: Jaci Zbirun | Benito Ladies Auxiliary Christmas Tea and Bake Sale Sat. December 8, 2018 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm Benito Legion Hall On the menu will be Tea, Coffee, Juice, Pickles, Egg salad sandwich and Turkey salad sandwich along with an assortment of Trifles. Hope to see you all there!

2018/12/07Local Interest

Benito Ladies Auxiliary Host Tea and Bake Sale

Submitted by: Jaci Zbirun | The Benito Ladies Auxiliary would like to thank all who came to the tea and bake sale this weekend and we hope to see you all again in November!!

2018/10/26Local Interest

Benito Auxiliary Tea & Bake Sale – October 20, 2018

Submitted by: Jaci Zbirun | Benito Women’s Auxiliary Tea and Bake Sale Sat. October 20, 2018 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Benito Legion Hall On the menu will be an assortment of warm cobblers, coffee/tea and assorted bake items at our bake table. 50/50 draw and door prize will be announced at 3:15 pm. See […]

2018/10/16Local Interest

Garage Sale & BBQ for Children’s Benito Library Programs

Submitted by: Sandra Yaknovich | The North-West Regional Library held a successful semi-annual Garage Sale and BBQ on Saturday July 14, 2018. We would like to thank everyone and the businesses for the generous donations. A special Thank you to the volunteers that helped set up and oversee the sale and BBQ, and also a […]

2018/07/16Local Interest

Benito Bustling with Canada Day Activities

Submitted by: Rubieann Kluke | Canada Day in Benito was a success. The day started off with a pancake breakfast, put on by the Benito Fire Department, which was enjoyed by all. There were 5 slow pitch teams entered to play ball. Each team played two games entertaining the afternoon crowd. Alongside this were Kids […]

2018/07/03Local Interest

Benito Library Garage Sale & BBQ – July 14, 2018

Submitted by: Sandra Yaknovich | Benito Library Garage Sale & BBQ | Benito Library Multipurpose Room Sat. July 14, 2018 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Dishes – Toys & Games – Antiques – Collectibles – Jewelry – Purses – Shoes – Tools – Electronics – Christmas items – And Much More Something For Everyone!! Join […]

2018/06/25Local Interest

Benito Canada Day Celebrations – July 1, 2018

Submitted by: Leigh Osatchuk | Benito Rec Centre hosts Celebrated Canada July 1, 2018 Fireman’s Pancake Breakfast 8:00am-11:00pm Benito Rec Centre Beer Gardens Open at 12:00pm Home-Made Curly Fries Beer Gardens-watch for signs 5:00pm-9:00pm […]

2018/06/21Local Interest

Fresh Baked Goodness at Benito Down Home Tea

Submitted by: Jaci Zbirun | A big thank you to all that came out to the Down Home Tea and Bake Sale last Saturday, June 9, 2018. We had a great time trying all the freshly baked biscuits, muffins, jams and jellies!

2018/06/15Local Interest

Benito Women’s Auxiliary Tea & Bake Sale – June 9, 2018

Submitted by: Cheryle Zbirun | Benito Women’s Auxiliary Down Home Tea & Bake Sale Sat. June 9, 2018 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm Benito Legion Hall Come on Down for biscuits, Scones, Muffins and Momma’s Homemade Jelly. 50/50 Draw Hamper Door Prize Bake Sale Draws made at 3:15 pm

2018/06/07Local Interest

Swan Valley Co-op Invests $3 million at Benito Ag Site

Swan Valley Co-op Media Release | Swan Valley Co-op is investing in an anhydrous ammonia (NH3) fertilizer storage facility at its Benito Ag Site. The facility will store approximately 800 metric tons of anhydrous ammonia fertilizer to supply to agricultural producers throughout the Swan Valley area. The capacity of this facility is 4.5 times the […]

2018/04/17Local Interest

Fantastic Presentation by Benito Vesselli Dance Club

Submitted by: Leigh Osatchuk | The Benito Vesselli Dance Club held their 36th Annual Concert on March 10, 2018. Family and friends, along with spectators from the community gathered in the Benito School Gym to enjoy the fantastic presentation put on by the dancers. The entire club kicked off the show with the Privyt – […]

2018/03/13Local Interest