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Town Tour: Candiac

Town Tour: Candiac

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Candiac at first glance this hamlet may appear a ghost town but don’t let appearances deceive you. It is a really cool place to explore. Candiac was a prominent polish and Ukrainian settlement. The Montmartre-Candiac area was the location of the first Ukrainian settlement in Saskatchewan...


Town Tour: Pilot Butte

Town Tour: Pilot Butte

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Pilot Butte means look out point and is named due to Butte Hill that stands 23 metres above the town that surrounds it. We took the opportunity to climb the infamous Butte Hill and enjoy the view that captures all the amazing recreation facilities including the construction of the new Spray...


Town Tour: Yellow Grass

Town Tour: Yellow Grass

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Today's #TownTour presents the community of Yellow Grass! Yellow Grass is home to the Yellow Grass Communiplex which includes the arena and hall. This facility is a hub of activity in winter for skating and hockey. Families and children have a safe space to play at Allen Park during the...


Town Tour: Montmartre

Town Tour: Montmartre

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Our next #TownTour stop is in the Paris of the Prairies! Montmartre was settled by immigrants from France, which is where they got their village slogan. It was also twined with Montmartre, Paris through a formal signing between the mayors of both communities in 1961. The community has a...


Town Tour: Wolseley

Town Tour: Wolseley

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Introducing South East District’s #TownTour. This summer, our staff hit the road to visit communities in the south east! First up, Town of Wolseley, Saskatchewan! Wolseley, the town around a lake is full of interesting places to explore whether you are a history buff or looking for a little bit...


Cheer Story: Local Arts Council Gets Innovative With Programs & Projects

Cheer Story: Local Arts Council Gets Innovative With Programs & Projects

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What types of projects has the Weyburn Arts Council (WAC) been doing? During the “shutdown” WAC rolled out the “Craft with WAC” series. Three (3) WAC members came forward and offered to host these videos, which lightened the load of responsibility. We tried to find crafts that utilized...


Cheer Story: Indian Head StoryWalk!

Cheer Story: Indian Head StoryWalk!

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Describe your StoryWalk. Why did the community of Indian Head offer a StoryWalk as an activity? Our StoryWalk is set up along the Sunbeam Creek Trail which is a trail that runs through the middle of our town, the whole walk is about half a kilometer. What is super cool about our StoryWalk is...


2020 CULTURE DAYS in Saskatchewan

2020 CULTURE DAYS in Saskatchewan

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Join us for an even bigger national celebration where arts, culture, and creativity intersect - Indoors, outdoors, and online—discover the world of arts and culture across Canada! Culture Days is extending beyond the traditional Culture Days Weekend to a more inclusive and interactive 4-...


South East Sport, Culture & Recreation District held its Virtual Annual General Meeting on May 28, 2020

South East Sport, Culture & Recreation District held its Virtual Annual General Meeting on May 28, 2020

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The Agenda included receiving the financial statements and the report of the District’s auditor, appointing the auditor for the ensuing year, electing directors to the Board for the 2020-21 year, receiving the 2020 annual report of the District and approving bylaw changes...


Cheer Story: Celebrating our Volunteers: Board Member, Karen Holloway

Cheer Story: Celebrating our Volunteers: Board Member, Karen Holloway

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Karen Holloway lives in Wapella and was appointed to the South East Sport, Culture & Recreation District Board of Directors in 2015. Karen consistently offers her time and knowledge and has attended countless board and committee meetings over the past five (5) years. She will retire from the...


Response to COVID-19

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In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the staff at South East District continue to operate from remote work places. For any inquiries, please be in touch over email. Our staff team are here to support you and are available to answer your questions and requests! If you are...


Cheer Story: Southeast Regional Libraries Find Creative Ways to Stay in Touch!

Cheer Story: Southeast Regional Libraries Find Creative Ways to Stay in Touch!

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Video-based programming and online learning is gaining momentum. With participants being unable to attend events in person, there is a significant demand for video-based learning! Libraries across the south east are taking advantage of this to stay in touch with their audience. Submitted...