Upcoming Workshops

There is a need in the south east to offer education and training to individuals in communities to provide opportunities for them to grow as community leaders. The purpose of the South East District Workshop Series is to reduce financial and transportation barriers by providing workshops in communities to address multiple issues within sport, culture and recreation.


Upcoming Workshops: 2020 Workshop Lineup


Title: Alleviating Volunteer Fatigue - Volunteer Development Workshop


Details: Leading up to National Volunteer Week in April 2020, South East Sport, Culture & Recreation District is partnering with the Town of White City and the Village of Vibank to offer a short, three-hour volunteer workshop in both locations.


Register Here: Wednesday, March 4, 2020 (Alternate date in case of inclement weather: March 11, 2020)


Title: Introduction to Grant Writing - Carnduff


Details: Are you new to grant writing or want a quick refresher? Our goal in creating this learning session is to respond to some of the questions we hear often, get you started by showing you some basic examples, and share useful grant writing tips.


Register: Thursday, March 19, 2020, 6:00-7:30 p.m., Carnduff Recreation Office. Email ed@southeastdistrict.ca


Title: Social Media Workshop for Non-Profits


Details: In this 3 hour workshop, learn what it takes to create attention-grabbing content and develop winning marketing strategies for building & maintaining a thriving community of fans for your business, using Facebook. Presented by Brooke J Spagrud, Social Media Strategist, Owner of Creative i Marketing.


Register Here: Monday, March 23, 2020, 6:00-9:00 p.m. Sun Room, Weyburn Leisure Centre


Title: Mini-Workshops


Details: Our mini-workshops offer condensed, results-based learning opportunities for your local sport, culture or recreation volunteer team or board! Complete mini-workshops on a variety of interesting topics that will help you gain valuable skills and that will leave you with tools and templates to put new ideas into action! These are offered for free in your community and can be held in conjunction with your next board meeting.


Length: One to two hours 


These are offered on an ongoing request basis and will be delivered based on the availability of South East District staff. To book a workshop, fill out our host form!


Title: Hiring a Recreation Director


Details: Is your community considering developing a recreation position? Are your volunteers stressed and overloaded? Do you need some assistance and information to get you started? Look no further!


Contact South East Sport, Culture & Recreation District for details on our “Hiring a Recreation Director” workshop/information session, a partnership with the Saskatchewan Parks and Recreation Association (SPRA).


Stay tuned for exciting workshops!