September – October 2016

Sep
30
Fri
Oktoberfest in Regina @ Regina German Club
Sep 30 @ 7:00 pm – Oct 2 @ 2:00 am
Oct
1
Sat
Lantern Making Workshop @ Saskatchewan Science Centre
Oct 1 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

October 1st 12pm -5pm:  Lantern Making Workshop at the Saskatchewan Science Centre

Das Schulhaus Regina German Language School, The Prairie Puppet Underground, the Saskatchewan Science Centre and New Dance Horizons are excited to be partnering to present an exciting weekend of family friendly, interactive lantern making and procession puppet workshops during Culture Days 2016 as a part of The Caligari Project, which will culminate in a traditional German lantern walk in Wascana Park on Saturday, November 5th, 2016 at 5:30pm

The hub partners invite you to participate in two days of German Expressionist themed, interactive workshops for all ages and abilities focused on the creation on several different types of lanterns, procession puppets, movement, dance and costuming at the Saskatchewan Science Centre.

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North Battleford Oktoberfest @ Agrivilla, North Battleford Exhibition Grounds
Oct 1 @ 8:00 pm – Oct 2 @ 1:00 am
Oct
2
Sun
Prairie Prism
Oct 2 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Oct
8
Sat
Kinderstunde in der Bücherei/German-English Family Storytime @ Mayfair Branch Library
Oct 8 @ 2:00 pm – 2:30 pm

SGC_Members

SGC currently has 37 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…

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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…

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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

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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

  • 6th Annual Oktoberfest in Regina

    The Regina German Club is proud to host its 6th Annual Oktoberfest  Two days of action packed events. Friday kicks off with an Auftakt (Feast); this traditional meal will surely satisfy your taste buds. Tickets are $25 for members, and $28 for non-members (seating is limited).  Following supper a Mr. & Ms. Oktoberfest contest will […]

  • Kinderchor Saskatoon – A German Children’s Choir

    SGC is starting Kinderchor Saskatoon – A German Children’s Choir, kick-off and information night on September 21! For more information, click here.

  • Culture in the Kitchen – A Multicultural Cooking Series

    The Saskatchewan German Council presents A Multicultural Cooking Series Germany meets China – sharing German & Chinese food and culture. For more information, click here.

  • The Kleine Pakete in Regina

    The Kleine Pakete is the Regina German Club’s first junior folk dance group. It is open for both boys and girls ages 4 to 12 years. Germany consists of many different regions, and each has their own unique form of folk dancing. Our dance instructor tries to incorporate the many forms and makes it fun […]

  • Spots open at Hansel and Gretel Preschool in Saskatoon

    The Hansel and Gretel Preschool has spots open for the 2016-2017 school year. For more information, please read the poster!