No matter the interest, Muenster has plenty of opportunities for residents to gather, work, and play together. Many of Muenster’s clubs and organizations contribute to the betterment of the community by providing funding and supports for people on a local, provincial and national scale. Others work to maintain outlets for sports, arts, and culture for people of all ages. Muenster truly has something to offer everyone. Have a look at our community service groups and then take a look under our Sport, Rec and Culture tab for other exciting opportunities.
The Muenster Elks Lodge #550 is one of the most active and vibrant Lodges in all of Canada. With a membership of over 60 individuals, Muenster Elks strives for the betterment of the community by raising money and allocating funds to various projects, groups or individuals requiring assistance. Meetings are held once a month from October to April. While the contributions of the Elks have been extensive over the years, recent notable contributions include to the Arena, to the ball park for numerous improvements, to St. Peter’s Cathedral for restoration work and to the Humboldt and District Hospital Capital Campaign. This important work is accomplished through fundraising events such as the annual Muenster Steak Supper and through on going services such as bartending.
To learn more about the Muenster Elks and to find out about joining, please contact Glenn Korte (306) 682-5362 or Des Grace (306) 682-4594.
The Muenster Knights of Columbus Council #8752 boasts 70 members in a worldwide fraternity of over 1.6 million members. Council meetings are held on the second Wednesday of every month.Last year, Knights of Columbus worldwide volunteered over 58 million hours of community service and raised of $125 million for charities and local churches. The K of C Council proudly provides ongoing support for the following:
- school yearbook projects
- Muenster and District Donor’s Chocie
- Pro Life
- Special Olympics
- St. Peter’s Parish
- St. Peter’s College Annual Scholarship
- various community projects, sports teams, etc.
Muenster New Horizons Seniors’ Club has something happening every day. Come down for a card tournament every Tuesday afternoon. You will find a pool table and shuffleboard for relaxation.
The New Horizons Club also rents out their facility. If you’re having a birthday, a family get-together, a wedding shower, or any other event, you can rent the club facilities for $50.00. For more information, please contact Ruth Britz (President) at (306) 682-5146 or Marie Practchler (Treasurer) at (306) 682-3179.
Wolverine Heights is Muenster’s premium 12 unit Independent Senior Low Income Housing Complex. Monthly rent amount is based on annual income. Each unit has its own living area, ktchen (equipped with fridge and stove) four piece bathroom, separate entry and outdoor patio space. In additional to the shared laundry (free of charge), residents enjoy the large common room with shuffle board, card tables and kitchen. Each unit has its own electrified parking space and garden plot. Lawn maintenance and snow removal are provided free of charge. For more information or to view a suite, please call Kathy Classen at 682-5425.