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Father-Son Duo Prepares to Coach Futsal Team For South East

Father-Son Duo Prepares to Coach Futsal Team For South East

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New to the 2023 Saskatchewan Winter Games sport calendar is futsal! What is futsal? Futsal is a type of soccer that is played on an indoor court with a smaller, low-bounce ball. The smaller field size ensures a game of futsal is fast-paced and more intense, with more opportunity...


Tips For Keeping Your Outdoor Rink Smooth All Winter Long!

Tips For Keeping Your Outdoor Rink Smooth All Winter Long!

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Outdoor rinks are a great place for communities to share the joy of skating and are perfect for families and friends to spend some time having fun together. An outdoor rink can provide enjoyment all winter long. The City of Weyburn recently opened a new outdoor rink at Jubilee Park, which...


Job Opportunity: Program & Event Coordinator - Town of White City

Job Opportunity: Program & Event Coordinator - Town of White City

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The Town of White City is currently seeking an experienced and highly motivated individual responsible for a Program & Event Coordinator for a permanent full-time position beginning February 2023.  The Program & Event Coordinator will assist in planning, organizing, coordinating and...


Cheer Story: Town of Kipling Recognized for Age-Friendly Status

Cheer Story: Town of Kipling Recognized for Age-Friendly Status

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The Town of Kipling is receiving an award from the Government of Saskatchewan and the Saskatchewan Seniors Mechanism (SSM) to acknowledge their work on activities and programming to be more inclusive of seniors and older adults. An age-friendly community is designed to enable all residents to...


ED Blog: “Cup Of Jo” - Get Your House in Order!

ED Blog: “Cup Of Jo” - Get Your House in Order!

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Volunteer recruitment and retention have continually been a challenge for sport, culture and recreation groups, and now post-COVID, it is harder than ever to re-engage volunteers into our organizations. Volunteer run organizations often pour all their time and effort into an event or task and...


Cheer Story: Erin Wilson inducted into the Order of the Red Cross

Cheer Story: Erin Wilson inducted into the Order of the Red Cross

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Estevan’s Erin Wilson has been recognized for her many years of service to the Canadian Red Cross. Wilson was inducted into the Order of the Red Cross during an event in Toronto on Oct. 24. Up to 25 people from across Canada are enshrined into the order each year. “It’s not something that...


ED Blog: “Cup Of Jo” - Community Recreation Rock Stars

ED Blog: “Cup Of Jo” - Community Recreation Rock Stars

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Many communities employ Recreation Directors {aka “recreation rock stars”} to oversee the many programs, spaces and facilities, and events that contribute to our quality of life and wellness. Recreation Directors are typically hired by the municipality and take on several roles, one often being...


Cheer Story: Walk in the Spirit of Reconciliation!

Cheer Story: Walk in the Spirit of Reconciliation!

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Early this year, South East Sport, Culture & Recreation District launched the 2022 Walk for Reconciliation. The program aims to provide sport, culture and recreation groups the information and resources needed to host a reconciliation walking event. These events serve as an essential role...


ED Blog: “Cup Of Jo” - Welcoming & Inclusive Communities

ED Blog: “Cup Of Jo” - Welcoming & Inclusive Communities

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Diversity is a fact. Inclusion is an act. - Author Unknown Municipalities and sport, culture and recreation organizations are all key players in creating welcoming and inclusive communities. Multicultural Council of Saskatchewan defines a Welcoming & Inclusive Community as a community where...


National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

National Day for Truth and Reconciliation

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South East Sport, Culture & Recreation District will be closed on September 30th in honour of the National Day for Truth and Reconciliation. This date coincides with Orange Shirt Day and is intended to provide Canadians with an opportunity to recognize and commemorate the tragic history and...


ED Blog: “Cup Of Jo” - Join The "Strong Boards" Movement!

ED Blog: “Cup Of Jo” - Join The "Strong Boards" Movement!

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Voluntarism continues to be very important in the sport, recreation and culture sectors. Many organizations rely heavily on volunteers for day-to-day operations such as programming, fundraising, facility management and finances. However, we all know there are significant demands on...


Cheer Story: Pump Track in Moosomin

Cheer Story: Pump Track in Moosomin

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Moosomin held their grand opening for their new pump track on June 30, 2022. A pump track is a track for wheeled sports equipment that, when ridden properly, does not require pedaling or pushing, but a “pumping” action to maintain momentum. So, while you can pedal, it is not required. There...