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Fresh Faces, New Look for South East District

Fresh Faces, New Look for South East District

Posted in News / Networking

South East Sport, Culture & Recreation District held their Annual General Meeting last week. Executive Director Joni Hagen said there are some new additions to their board of directors. “This year we had six vacancies, so we had some returning members stay on the board and we had three...


Kick off for KidSport Month

Kick off for KidSport Month

Posted in News / Sports

In the coming weeks, events are planned across the province to spotlight and support this program’s important work. In 2018 alone, KidSport Saskatchewan assisted more than 12,000 youth facing financial obstacles that may have otherwise prevented them from participating in community...


There's a Seat at the Table

There's a Seat at the Table

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Do you have an interest in sport, culture or recreation? Do you enjoy working with a team of energetic, fun and passionate people? Would you like to be a part of a unified voice for sport, culture and recreation for south east Saskatchewan? If you answered yes to any of the above questions,...


Career Opportunity: Recreation Coordinator - Radville Laurier Regional Park

Career Opportunity: Recreation Coordinator - Radville Laurier Regional Park

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Under general guidance from the Radville Laurier Regional Park (RLRP) Board, the Recreation Coordinator is responsible for the coordination of RLRP part‐time staff; for the development, promotion and evaluation of community recreational programs / services; and to act as a liaison between the...


Volunteer Recruitment

Volunteer Recruitment

Posted in News / Volunteer

Volunteer recruitment is a hot topic for community organizations throughout Canada and the southeast is no exception! What exactly is volunteer recruitment? and how has it changed over the last 20 years? Volunteer recruitment is all about matching your organizations needs to the skills...


AGM Keynote Speaker Laura Strong

AGM Keynote Speaker Laura Strong

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Join us at our Annual General Meeting at the Happy Nun Cafe as we celebrate our 20th anniversary! Inclusion and Diversity: In the context of Sport, Culture, and Recreation in Rural Saskatchewan, presented by Laura Strong. Our keynote presentation will explore our cultural identity and how...


Building Capacity in South East Communities

Building Capacity in South East Communities

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South East Sport, Culture & Recreation District helps build capacity in south east communities by providing various training opportunities. Our mini-workshops (one-two hours in length) offer condensed, results-based learning opportunities for local sport, culture or recreation volunteer teams...


Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program

Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program

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South East District would like to make communities aware that Canada and Saskatchewan signed the bilateral agreement for the Investing in Canada Infrastructure Program (ICIP) in October 2018. The program will provide more than $896 million in federal funding for all types of...


Weyburn Arts Council Enjoys South East District's Workshop

Weyburn Arts Council Enjoys South East District's Workshop

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Last Saturday, Weyburn Arts Council (WAC) took in some workshops taught by Joni Hagen and Tara Heslip of South East Sport, Culture & Recreation District. South East District, previously known as Southeast Connection, offers many workshops for groups involved in sport, culture & recreation....


Community Cultural Engagement and Planning Grant

Community Cultural Engagement and Planning Grant

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SaskCulture's Community Cultural Engagement and Planning grant (CCEP) is accessible by municipalities, First Nations or Tribal Councils in Saskatchewan to plan for the cultural life of a community. The Community Cultural Engagement & Planning grant (CCEP) aims to support research,...


Forget Gains National Attention for Its Culture

Forget Gains National Attention for Its Culture

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The tiny village of Forget has long been known as a hub for arts and culture in southeast Saskatchewan, and now the community is gaining some national attention. Canadian Living Magazine listed the community of 42 residents as one of 20-plus small towns and villages in Canada that people need...


Canada Summer Jobs 2019 - Now Open to Youth aged 15 to 30

Canada Summer Jobs 2019 - Now Open to Youth aged 15 to 30

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Canada Summer Jobs (CSJ) program, which was formerly restricted to students has now expanded its eligibility to include all youth aged 15 to 30. CSJ, which provides funding to help employers including those from not-for-profit organizations, create quality summer work experiences for young...