Community Centre/Daycare Receives Over $1,000,000 in Grants

July 23, 2021

Fundraising for the new Community Centre and Daycare received a huge boost today when the federal and provincial governments announced the Manitoba recipients of several federal and provincial infrastructure investment programs. Read more at the Government of Manitoba or Government of Canada websites, or download a PDF of the news release and background information below:

Province of Manitoba Background Info

Government of Canada News Release

Annual Christmas Market Goes Virtual This Year

November 2, 2020

Due to COVID concerns, the 2020 Oakville Annual Christmas Market has gone virtual! Shop from 20 vendors, all from the comfort and safety of your home. Purchases can be made from November 2 – November 27, with curbside pickup at the Community Hall on November 28, 2020. Plus, purchases get you entered into a draw for 1 of 2 baskets worth approximately $250 of goods from our vendors, generously donated by the good people at Community Futures White Horse Plains.

For more details on how the sale and pickup day work and a list of all the vendors, check out the market page:

Learn to Skate Registration Now Open

October 10, 2020

Register online for the Learn to Skate 2020-2021 season. Season runs from November 2nd, 2020 to March 10th, 2021, with 3 weeks off at Christmas.


  • $150
  • 5:15 – 5:45 PM Monday OR Wednesday


  • $300
  • 5:45 – 6:30 PM Monday AND Wednesday

No volunteering or fundraising required.

OMHA Online Hockey Registration is Open

September 15, 2020

Please go to and click on the 2020/21 online registration link to register.

In person registration will be September 21st and 23rd from 7:00pm – 8:30pm at the rink. Organizers kindly ask that only one parent attend due to COVID restrictions.

Have a great 2020/21 season and stay safe!

Important Information about COVID-19

The Province of Manitoba has amalgamated virus precautions and updates into a single, helpful webpage. This page contains health information, personal and business supports, and links to mental health and education tools. Please check them out HERE for the most up-to-date information.

Province of Manitoba logo

Keeping Our Community Happy and Healthy!

In these new and strange times, it can be hard to not feel overwhelmed and isolated. Stay up-to-date with community initiatives to physically-distance but keep connected to your friends and neighbours at the “What’s-Up Oakville” Facebook page. You’ll find fun activities to set up in your yard or windows to keep neighbours smiling, catch updates about Portage la Prairie School Division/Oakville School, and see some fun town history posts.

Stay home, stay safe, stay connected! 

Oakville Trivia Night Cancelled Until Further Notice

April 22, 2019

Due to community safety protocols amidst the current outbreak, the Oakville Trivia Night that had been postponed until April 25th has now been cancelled until further notice. Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.

Stay home, stay safe.

Cash Calendar Draws Move Online

April 17, 2020

With Oakville Stride Credit Union being closed due to COVID, the Oakville Curling Rink would like to let everyone who purchased the 2020 cash calendar lottery tickets know that draws will now be live streamed every Friday (around 11:30 am) on the Oakville Curling Rink Facebook page.

Thank you for your understanding – stay safe