There's a definite sense of anticipation in the air as Rosetown gets ready to host one of the town's biggest sporting events of the year.

The Rosetown Curling Club will be hosting their 22nd annual Rosebud Women's Curling Bonspiel from March 17th to 19th at the Rosetown Curling Rink.

It's an annual bonspiel for women that attracts curling clubs from all over West Central Saskatchewan, and has been very successful for the club and the town in past years.

It was started after the Rosetown Rosebowl Men's Curling Bonspiel proved to be especially prosperous.

The numbers of clubs participating has gone down over the year's. The club used to pull in around 40 teams for this event. Last year they only had 19 clubs participating though Laura Slocombe the organizer for the event, says the spiels are as entertaining as ever.

"Numbers have dwindled in the past, but we get all ages and ranges," Slocombe said. "We've had teams from Saskatoon that have been relatively consistent, they've been there (in the spiel) for I believe 19 of those 22 years. Quite nice to see those familiar faces again as the years come on."

So far there are 9 teams have registered so there is plenty of room for more admissions. The bonspiel will feature cash prizes for winners, donated by local businesses and there will also be a banquet held on Saturday night.

Those who do not participate in curling are still welcome to attend the banquet. Funds raised from the event will go towards upkeep for the curling club in Rosetown. To get tickets for the supper or to sign up for the bonspiel, call Laurie Slocombe at 306-831-6606.


More Local Sports

Rosetown AAA Red Wings Ready to take on Manitoba Champion

The AAA Red Wings are heading to Manitoba today to take on the province's champion, the South East Prairie Thunder. Coach Jason Ediger said the team is prepared, healthy and has their full lineup…

Wilkie Wrestling Team Places at Provincials

Wilkie's wresting team was in Moose Jaw this past weekend to participate in provincials. McLurgh's male team consists of August Bayliss, Jesse Rohs, Jon Huber, and Jordan Rohs. Wilkie also sent two…

22nd Annual Rosebud Curling Bonspiel

The Rosetown Curling Club put on the annual Rosebud Women's Bonspiel at the Rosetown Curling Rink this past weekend. The Rosebud event is the sister to the Rosetown Rosebowl Men's Curling Bonspiel.…

A Lively Atmosphere for the 2017 Kindersley Skatetacular

The parking lot was full on Sunday at the West Central Events Centre as residents gathered for an annual skating event. Family and friends contributed to a large crowd in the stands as the 2017…

Weekend Scoreboard

Friday, March 17th League Time Home Away SWHL Playoffs 8:30 Macklin Mohawks - 3 Wilkie Outlaws - 4 Sr. C Provincials 8:30 Delisle Bruins - 7 Raymore - 5 Peewee Girls B Provincials 6:30 Rosetown…

Mohawks and Outlaws Continue Series in Macklin

The finals for the Sask West Hockey League (SWHL) are set to resume tonight in the Macklin and District Communiplex. Game 2 opening face-off is scheduled for 8:30 PM between the Macklin Mohawks and…

Elrose Wrestling Club Competes in Warman

The Elrose Wrestling club was in Warman on the weekend of March 3rd for the Saskatoon Pupsole Competition. Russell Fersch is the coach of the club and teaches a class for kids in grade 6 and under.…

Wilkie Wrestlers Heading to Provincials

Wilkie will be sending several wrestlers to provincials this weekend in Moose Jaw. McLurgh's male team consists of August Bayliss, Jesse Rohs, Jon Huber, and Jordan Rohs. Wilkie will also be sending…

Klippers Season Comes to an End

The Kindersley Klippers season came to an end at home on Sunday in a back-and-forth high-scoring affair with the Weyburn Red Wings. 8th-place Weyburn swept the best-of-five survivor series with the…

Weekend Scoreboard

Friday, March 10th League Time Home Away Sr. C Provincial 8:00 Delisle Bruins - 3 Eston Ramblers - 2 AA Midget Female Provincial 7:30 West Central Wheat Kings (Dodsland) - 2 Saskatoon - 3 SJHL…

Wilkie Named a Top 10 Finalist in Hockeyville 2017

The town of Wilkie has been named a top ten finalists for this year's Hockeyville competition. Local resident Tammy Sittler nominated Wilke for the contest. The voting period begins on March 12th,…

Diefenbaker Thunder Midget A Girls Busy with Playoffs

The Diefenbaker Thunder Midget A Girls team has been busy finishing their playoff match-ups in both provincial and league hockey. The Thunder were in Saskatoon on Tuesday for game one of their…

Klippers Look Ahead to Playoffs

The Klippers ended the regular season on Saturday with a record of 25-30-3-0 after a 5-0 loss to the Saskatchewan Junior Hockey League 's top-ranked Battlefords North Stars.The Klippers finished 9th…

Sask Valley Hockey League Awards

The Sask Valley Hockey League recently gave out thier yearly awards for excellence. 21 awards were given for several different categories. 1st Team All Star Centre: Jonathon Redlick, Beechy Right…

Rosetown 'AAA' Redwings Focusing on Postseason

The Rosetown 'AAA' Redwings wrapped up their first season in the Chinook Hockey League, which saw the team do quite well, all things considered. The Redwings played far fewer games than the rest of…

Last Klippers Home Game of Regular Season on Friday

The Kindersley Klippers will take on the Battlefords North Stars on Friday at West Central Events Centre in their final home of the regular season which is also a "rain check" game. The "rain check"…

Local Klippers Players Honoured During Awards Night

The SJHL's Kindersley Klippers held their annual awards night banquet on Saturday night. The night saw many Klippers players awarded for their exceptional play this season, as well as a celebration…

Weekend Scoreboard

Friday, February 24th League Time Home Away SJHL 7:30 Kindersley Klippers - 2 Notre Dame Hounds - 1 PJHL Playoffs 8:00 Delisle Chiefs - 6 Saskatoon Westley's - 3 SWHL Playoffs 8:30 Luseland Dodsland…

Red Lions Drop Game Two, Prepare for Crucial Weekend at Home

The next few days for the Kindersley Red Lions will be the most important hockey of their season. Kindersley is on the brink of elimination after last night's 9-4 home defeat to the Wilkie Outlaws in…

Klippers Begin Home Stretch

The Kindersley Klippers start a three-game home stand tonight at the West Central Events Centre in a "rain check" game against the North Stars. The "rain check" game is happening due to the scheduled… is Westman's only source for community news and information such as weather and classifieds.

Search the Biz Guide

Eston Minor Baseball Registration

17 March 2017 8:00 am - 06 April 2017 5:00 pm

Eston Town Office, Eston

Kindersley Girl Ball Pitching Clinic

18 March 2017 11:30 am - 08 April 2017 11:30 am

Elizabeth School in Kindersley, Kindersley

Kindersley Boys Ball Skills Clinic

18 March 2017 3:00 pm - 09 April 2017 2:00 pm

Elizabeth School in Kindersley, Kindersley

Story Time @ Kindersley Library

21 March 2017 10:30 am - 29 May 2017 10:30 am

Kindersley Library, Kindersley

Kindersley New Life Comminty Church-Grades 6-8

21 March 2017 3:30 pm - 27 December 2017 3:30 pm

New life Community Church, Kindersley

Adult Rec. Badminton in Kindersley

21 March 2017 6:30 pm - 25 April 2017 6:30 pm

Westberry School, Kindersley

Asquith Baptist Church Service-Boys Club

21 March 2017 7:00 pm - 19 December 2017 7:00 pm

Asquith Baptist Church, Asquith