Central Station

Public Drop In
Year Round
Tuesday to Friday
9am – 7pm
9am – 2pm

Drop in Monday 9am-7pm, Tuesday-Friday 9am – 2pm for coffee and muffins at Central Station. Drop-in with friends or on your own! We invite you to come visit with others in our comfortable coffee area. Learn more about the programs offered at Central Station and resources available in the community or just come hang out! Food cupboard vouchers and public internet access are also available. Free haircuts by sign up only from 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm on Wednesdays.

Shine and Share Community Store
Year Round
2nd Wednesday
9am – 12pm

The goal of Shine and Share is to help provide basic needs to individuals and families in need in our community and surrounding area. Our community store is filled with a variety of everyday staples at very reasonable prices, including toiletries, baby supplies, children’s clothing, seasonal outerwear, bedding and household items.

We are currently open the second Wednesday of each month (dates and times are posted on the website calendar). For immediate needs such as toiletries or diapers, stop by Central Station Monday (9am-7pm) Tuesday – Friday (9am-2pm).

If you have items you would like to donate, please email us at or call 204-325-0257.

We are currently accepting the following items:
Diapers, wipes, infant formula, infant blankets, bedding and accessories, children’s clothing in good condition, new toiletries such as: toothpaste, shampoo and deodorant, bedding, bath towels, kitchen linens and new and gently used clothing for all ages.

Women's Fitness Class
Tuesdays and Thursdays
4:30pm – 5:30pm

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A fun, fitness class for women featuring many dance styles! Call 204-325-0257  to register.

Line Dancing
Jan 16 - Feb 6

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Join us for some fun line dancing! Sessions will start January 16-February 6 and will then take a 2 week break. The next session will be from February 27 – April 10. Call 204-325-0257 for more information.

Financial Counselling
See below
12pm - 2pm

By appointment only

Next Appointments:

January 2 (by phone only)
January 30
February 27

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Cultural Cooking Classes
February 7 - March 7
6:30 - 9pm

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Registration is required. Call 204-325-0257 or fill out the general program sign up at the bottom of this page to register.

Women's Low German Bible Study
Resumes in January
9 am - 11 am

For all Low German speaking women. Child care is provided. For further information call Carol at 204-325-2292.

Programs by other organizations

Cafe 545 Community Meal
Year Round
Every Monday
5pm – 7pm

Café 545 is a place where individuals or families can come together to share a hot, nutritious meal in a warm, welcoming setting. We believe that to share a meal with people from all walks of life, no matter what life’s circumstances are, whether new to our community or having lived here for many years, is the beginning to developing new friendships as well as creating a sense of community. There is no charge or sign up required for the meal – donations are accepted but not expected! We encourage you to join us every Monday from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. The Café 545 community meal is organized locally by Donate Love. If you’d like to donate financially or with food items, please contact Marian at to make arrangements.

If you are in need a ride to the community meal, call 204-325-0257 to request one at no charge.

Healthy Baby
Year Round
1st & 3rd Wednesday
10:30 – 12pm

On the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays of the month from 10:30 am to 12:00 pm. For women who are pregnant or have a baby under the age of one. Learn about your baby’s development, nutrition and health, parenting tips and meet other new parents. Free milk, a healthy snack, and childminding available for children over 1 year.  For more information contact Anita or Marlow on (204) 822-2632.

Winkler Family Resource Centre

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Winkler and District Food Cupboard
9am - 12pm


The Winkler and District Food Cupboard is located in the Central Station Community Centre. They are open each Wednesday from 9am – 12pm. For more information on eligibility and applying, you may drop in to Central Station during our public drop in hours to speak to someone in person.