#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.
New Action Groups Focus on Reconciliation in Saskatoon
Augmented reality Creates Moving Pictures: Increases Accessibility to Art Work
Take-home Arts and Craft Kits Popular During Pandemic
Popular Indigenous Peoples' Day Gathering Goes virtual
More Than Just Theatre: GTNT Students Connect to Their Cultural Identity
Advancing Reconciliation Beyond Words
Incorporating Land-based Learning into Programming
Restoring Worldview: Centralizing Traditional and Holistic Birthing Practices in First Nations Communities
Report Shows Saskatchewan Citizens Spend Less Time on Leisure and Culture
Connecting with your Inner ‘Story-ior’
How the Saskatchewan Aboriginal Writers Circle is building a community of Indigenous Storytellers
Beyond Plates of Perogies
Saskatoon celebrates Ukrainian Day in the Park
Showcasing Culture in Yorkton
Yorkton Festival of Cultures Provides Welcoming Venue for Newcomers
Dance as a Gateway into Ukrainian Culture
Youth finding their own voices in history
Finding Common Ground
Project aims to bridge cultural difference between Saskatchewan residents
CARFAC bridges gap with Aboriginal artists
Several years ago, CARFAC Saskatchewan (Canadian Artists’ Representation/le Front Des Artistes Canadiens) identified a gap in terms of its service to, and engagement with, the Aboriginal artist community.
Saskatoon’s Street Meet Festival: challenging perceptions of public art
This past summer, from July 5-7, 2013, Saskatoon’s AKA Gallery and a group of renowned artists to create Saskatoon’s first annual street meet Festival.
Gateway Festival has positive community impact for nearly a decade
For almost ten years, the Gateway Music Festival held in Bengough, SK has been entertaining audiences and providing a unique opportunity for Saskatchewan musicians to play alongside internationally acclaimed artists.
Main Street Program continues to revitalize Saskatchewan Communities
Traditionally, Main Street has been the hub of the community for towns and villages throughout the province. Four Saskatchewan communities are now taking steps to ensure it remains that way for years to come.
Wanuskewin draws a crowd for Culture Days
“Culture Days at Wanuskewin Heritage Park was a great success this year. We were expecting around 100 people, but throughout the day over 500 people visited the park," says Cameron McRae, visitor services manager, Wanuskewin Heritage Park.
Culture Days highlights importance of culture to communities
This year, SaskCulture once again spearheaded the Culture Days celebrations in Saskatchewan. Leading up to the Culture Days week, organizers were pleased to see over 160 cultural activities registered, by over 40 communities in the province, into the nat
Volunteer Helps Cultural Centre on a Sustainable Path Forward
Embracing Differences: Learning First-Hand from Cultural Ambassadors
Rooted in Tradition: How Dream Brokers Created a Medicinal Plant Teaching Project
Combining In-Person and virtual Programming for a new Cultural experience
Keeping Museum Conversations Online
Culture Days Supports Community-Building in Weyburn
Métis Celebration Encourages Reconciliation
Creating Platforms for Revitalization
Learning Cultures and Building Literacy through the Arts
Some young Regina students are learning and getting immersed in cultures through innovative art program.
Building Community and Sharing Culture Through Art
Community Brings People and Cultures Together
Where are the Buffalo?
How a project brought the buffalo spirit back to the streets of Regina
Cultural Village Showcases African Canadian Culture and Youth
"Art is a very powerful form of communication. It's the way we understand who they are."
Important Link in Saskatchewan's North
The Northern Sport, Culture and Recreation District brings community together
Métis Cultural Camp Strengthens Youth Identity
Culture camp nurtures relationships
Art Workshops Connect Youth to Indigenous Traditions
How SYCAP is transforming lives through creativity
Entertainment, eating, education and engagement create recipe for success at Folkfest’s Indian & Métis Pavilion
Every year, people in Saskatoon travel around the world learning about different cultures – only to find out what they have in their own backyard.
Artists ‘animate’ Culture Days in Saskatchewan
Since 2010, SaskCulture has hired Saskatchewan artists, from a variety of disciplines, to interest people – planners and public - in participating in Culture Days, a three-day event held during the last weekend in September each year.
Mann Art Gallery engages community through art
People of all ages from the Prince Albert area have been discovering their inner artist thanks to a partnership between the Mann Art Gallery and a local business.
Saskatoon’s Heritage in the palm of your hand
A university of Saskatchewan student is rewriting Saskatoon’s history—and now that history fits in the palm of your hand.
Culture Days: two years and growing
It only took two years for Culture Days to capture the imagination of people in cities and towns throughout Saskatchewan. Inspired by this success, SaskCulture, along with many community organizers, is eager to keep Culture Days as a focal point for cult
Every Community has a Story
Every community, large and small, has a story and cultural assets that help set it apart from those around it.
Teaching Traditions to Students Important to Cree Knowledge Keeper
Culture Threads: Event Sparks Cultural Conversations
Traditions and Language: Oasis Programs Adapted During Pandemic
Partnership Develops videos to help Share Indigenous Culture
Mentorship Provides Opportunity to Share Métis Culture
Everyone Has a Story to Tell
Revitalizing Moose-hide Tanning for Youth in Northern Saskatchewan
Gathering Focuses on Reconciliation and Relationship-Building
Reconnecting Youth to Mother Earth
Finding a Connection to the Land Through Art
A Rightful Place to Call Home
Newcomers sharing their stories to local audiences
Métis Cultural Immersion
Learning about Métis traditions during Culture Days
Living the River's Stories
Discovering our past down the South Saskatchewan River
Spirit Horse Project
Connecting youth to their Indigenous 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.
Popular touring workshop engages artists and Saskatchewan students
Every fall, for nearly 30 years, a troupe of Saskatchewan artists has jumped aboard a van and hit the road to provide arts workshops to students in schools all across the province.
Culture Days Q & A with the St. Walburg Allied Arts Council
St. Walburg, Saskatchewan was a cultural hotspot during Culture Days in 2013.
Oskayak Culture Camp connects youth to tradition
In May 2013, students from Oskayak High school in Saskatoon travelled north to the shores of Waterhen First Nation by the Meadow Lake Provincial Park.
Tours helping newcomers Discover Saskatoon
Museums. Art galleries. Historic sites. These three places are common sites on many cultural tours. In Saskatoon, leisure centres, government offices and food stores are the sites to discover instead.
Weyburn sees Culture Days Success
Culture Days is still an opportunity to many communities. Those considering taking the opportunity to organize a Culture Days activity or event may want to check out Weyburn’s example.