Adventures in Archaeology
On tour with the Saskatchewan Archaeology Society
Bridging Distances Through Technology
LIVE Arts goes national
History Returns Home
Chief Poundmaker’s belongings came back to the museum that bears his name
New Skills Help Northern Youth Share Stories and Culture
Creative project provides technological opportunities
Finding Your Family Roots
Traditional languages provide insight into heritage
The Kiwek Project
St. Francis School in Saskatoon partners with artists from the Gordon Tootoosis Nīkānīwin Theatre to create a Cree language play interpreted from the Hollywood movie Jumanji.
RIIS to the Path of Healing
How a film about uncovering the past unexpectedly brings two filmmakers on a surprising personal journey
Language Key to Culture
Dene Language Immersion Camp teaches the Importance of Language Preservation
The Sixies Scoop Series
The SaskScapes Podcast by Kevin Power, Community Engagement Animateur & Producer/Host of SaskScapes
Bridging the Gap
Young participants recently had the opportunity to spend a week surviving without many of our modern conveniences.
Saskatchewan Writers' Guild leading the way on diversity in Saskatchewan
The Saskatchewan Writers' Guild has evolved to offer more programs and services, to serve a larger and more diverse membership and province.
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.
John Lamodigiere: Aboriginal Myth Buster
John Lagimodiere has been busy myth busting with his Aboriginal Awareness Training sessions.
Saskatchewan Native Theatre Company’s upcoming production to focus on empowering multicultural themes
This upcoming spring, the Saskatchewan Native Theatre Company (SNTC) will be showcasing a touching and inspirational story about a young girl discovering her cultural identity.
Grants make a difference for First Nations and Métis Groups
The Aboriginal Arts and Culture Leadership Grant (AACL) was launched by SaskCulture in 2007 following a funding model developed by the Saskatchewan Arts Board. The AACL grant is aimed at increasing the capacity in Aboriginal communities.
Innovating Art and Cultural Understanding
Connecting with your Inner ‘Story-ior’
How the Saskatchewan Aboriginal Writers Circle is building a community of Indigenous Storytellers
Walking the Talk
Raising awareness of Truth and Reconciliation in Swift Current
Traditional Languages Meet New Form of Self Expression
Meme-making workshops help Northern youth reconnect to their roots
Awakening a Spirit of Cross-Cultural Sharing
The Power of Plants
Learning traditional knowledge of plants and healing
Spirit Horse Project
Connecting youth to their Indigenous culture
Finding Common Ground
Project aims to bridge cultural difference between Saskatchewan residents
Learning Language from Each Other
An annual Indigenous celebration brings school kids together to restore language and culture
Truth & Reconciliation
Reflection and action needed in Saskatchewan's cultural community
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.
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.
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.
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.
Shaping a new Multiculturalism Strategy for SaskCulture
Much has been said over the years about the term multiculturalism since it became a buzzword in the 1970’s.
Prince Albert Historical Society and Treaty Education
Teachers from local school divisions from across the curriculum and grade levels participated in the two- day workshop to collaboratively create three lessons plans in a given subject and grade level that supported Treaty and Aboriginal education.
Wrapped in Love: The Moss Bag Project
Where are the Buffalo?
How a project brought the buffalo spirit back to the streets of Regina
Important Link in Saskatchewan's North
The Northern Sport, Culture and Recreation District brings community together
Creating Connections in the North
Workshop tour creates an inspiring experience for both artists and students
Bringing Back Tradition
Workshops highlight the importance of the buffalo in First Nations culture
Food Creates Cultural Connection
How a feast helps students share their culture
Changing Attitudes through Debate
Youth can have an important voice in important national discussion
Art Workshops Connect Youth to Indigenous Traditions
How SYCAP is transforming lives through creativity
Moving Forward, Never Forgetting - Encouraging intercultural dialogue and empathy through art
It has been said that art has the capacity to express the inexpressible, and a new exhibition at the MacKenzie Art Gallery (MAG) hopes to give a voice to what often goes unsaid, and attract a large audience in doing so.
Living Histories – Treaty education in living sky school Division
There is more than one way to tell a story and the living sky school Division is bringing Treaty education to life through cultural experiences.
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.
Retreat helps Aboriginal youth share their stories
In August 2012, the Saskatchewan Writers’ Guild (SWG), in partnership with the First Nations University of Canada (FNUC), hosted the first annual Bringing Back the Buffalo: Aboriginal Youth Writers’ Retreat in Regina.
Art as a catalyst for cultural connections
Art and creativity can be a powerful tool to bring people together and help them to learn from one another. This concept is something that the MacKenzie Art Gallery (MAG) in Regina has recognized and has been working with for several years.
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 Synk brings out the creative voice of youth
The youth in the northern Saskatchewan Village of Sandy Bay felt they had nothing to do, or at least that is how they saw it until a group of artists known as Culture Synk came to the village for six days to create a collaborative music video project call