Feb
14
Sun
Valentine’s Day Celebration @ German Cultural Centre, Saskatoon
Feb 14 @ 6:30 pm

The German Cultural Centre is having a Valentine’s Day Celebration on February 14, 2016. The doors open at 6:30p.m. and the show starts at 7:30p.m.

Fore more information, click here.

Feb
15
Mon
February Cooking Class
Feb 15 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Feb
27
Sat
Tanz Zabawa @ Regina German Club
Feb 27 @ 5:30 pm
Feb
28
Sun
Spring Postillion Articles due!
Feb 28 all-day

Make sure to have your Postillion articles submitted by today!

If you have any questions, please contact Theresa at postillion@saskgermancouncil.org or fill out the contact form below.

Feb
29
Mon
SGC Costume and Dress Funding deadline today!
Feb 29 all-day

The deadline to submit your Costume and Dress Funding application is due today!

You can find the application under our “Funding” tab or contact the office to have it sent to you.

SGC_Members

SGC currently has 38 member groups throughout the province. Among the member groups are clubs, language schools, dance groups and choirs as well as various other arts, culture and recreation groups. All member groups are entitled to apply for SGC member funding and representatives are invited to attend the annual President’s Meeting and Treffpunkt Weekend. More…

SGC_Settlement

We offer immigrant settlement services to newcomers in Saskatoon and area. Our Immigrant Settlement Advisor helps with all aspects of settlement. The service is free of charge and available in German and English as well as in all other languages with the help of an over-the-phone interpretation service. More…

SGC_Postillion

The Postillion is the Council’s quarterly newsletter. It contains a variety of information on our community of people of German-speaking backgrounds. Furthermore, the newsletter has a member section, containing reports and articles from many SGC member groups. More…

About Saskatchewan German Council

Saskatchewan German Council - Circle Logo

Founded in 1984, the Saskatchewan German Council is a registered volunteer-based, non-profit organization dedicated to promoting the heritage, culture and interests of Saskatchewan people of German-speaking backgrounds.

The Council plays an active role in building provincial multiculturalism and the Canadian mosaic. The Council is guided in all its activities by its by-laws as well as by a comprehensive set of policies.

A Board of Directors consisting of 11 elected members meets at least twice a year to set the tone and direction for all the Council’s activities. A number of committees are in place to investigate and manage matters of special interest.

Recent News

  • Do you know if you need an eTA?

    “Starting March 15, 2016, visa-exempt foreign nationals who fly to or transit through Canada will need an Electronic Travel Authorization (eTA). Exceptions include U.S. citizens and foreign nationals with a valid visa. Canadian citizens, including dual citizens, are not eligible to apply for an eTA and are strongly encouraged to travel with a valid Canadian […]

  • Open spots at Hansel and Gretel Preschool

    There are open spots at the Hansel and Gretel Preschool located at the Brevoort Park Elementary School for the upcoming 2016-2017 school year. For more information, contact Ulrike Hecker at coordinator.hanselandgretel@gmail.com, call at 306-281-4428 or to visit the website click here.

  • Recognizing your funder!

    The SGC receives grants through Saskatchewan Lotteries Trust Fund for Sport, Culture and Recreation which allows us to provide services to the community and to support our many member groups. We always ask that you, whenever possible, promote the Saskatchewan German Council, SaskCulture and Saskatchewan Lotteries as the funders of your events. To make it easier this […]

  • Märchen from the University of Saskatchewan

    “Es war einmal …”, that’s how most German fairy tales begin. Especially around Christmas, people love listening to fairy tales or watching them on TV. Josephin Dick’s advanced German students at the University of Saskatchewan had to write a German fairy tale, and the results are absolutely impressive. Here are the fairy tales that were […]

  • Festival of Trees in Saskatoon

    Make sure to visit the SGC’s Christmas Tree at the Western Development Museum for the Festival of Trees from November 22 to November 28! For more information, click here.