#WeAreSK Public Service Announcements
During Culture Days 2013, the Multicultural Council of Saskatchewan hired a freelance journalist, Evie Ruddy, and a videographer, Jason Rister, to travel around the province.
Métis Cultural Immersion
Learning about Métis traditions during Culture Days
Learning Language from Each Other
An annual Indigenous celebration brings school kids together to restore language and culture
Cultural Arts Camp receives rave reviews from elders and students in Turnor Lake
The Cultural Arts Camp, hosted by the Birch Narrows Dene Community School, has started something they can’t stop, and its positive impact will be long lasting for the community of Turnor Lake.
Traditions and Language: Oasis Programs Adapted During Pandemic
Finding Your Family Roots
Traditional languages provide insight into heritage
Bridging the Gap
Young participants recently had the opportunity to spend a week surviving without many of our modern conveniences.
Language festival promotes cultural pride
“Love Your Language, Speak with Pride.” This was the message bestowed on over 450 First Nations students at the province’s first-ever Indigenous language Festival.
Webinars Increase Connection to Language and Culture
Métis Cultural Camp Strengthens Youth Identity
Culture camp nurtures relationships
Traditional Parenting Workshop Revives Culture at Island Lake First Nation
This past summer, a unique camp offered parents a chance to learn and explore traditional First Nations parenting practices with their children.
Memory boxes and art engage seniors
For several months in late 2013, about 20 senior citizens from the Regina-area have been creating memory boxes and paintings based on their own personal stories and narratives.
Yanessa Days celebrating past and modern culture
In the 1980’s, Sam Herman, then mayor of La Loche, encouraged community members to dress up in old-time clothing for a culture day celebration at the local elementary school. Thus, the Yanessa Days were born.