January – February 2017

Jan
16
Mon
Cooking Class @ German Cultural Centre
Jan 16 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Jan
17
Tue
Open House/Registration
Jan 17 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Paint Nite @ Regina German Club
Jan 17 @ 7:00 pm

Raise your glass to a NEW kind of night out! Paint Nite® invites you to create art over cocktails at a local restaurant or bar, guided by a professional artist and party host. Grab your friends and spend two hours drinking, laughing, and flexing your creative muscles. There’s no experience necessary and we’ll provide all the supplies, so you don’t have to worry about a thing (except having a great time!).

Must be 19+. Food and drink may be purchased at the event.

The event begins promptly at the start time listed above. Please allow extra time to find parking and get settled. If you’re coming with a group (yay, how fun!) make sure you arrive early to get seats together. If you’re planning to eat dinner before the event, please inform the host/hostess that you’re with Paint Nite® and check in with us to reserve your seats.

Tickets are $45 per person and are limited to 40 individuals.

Go to Paint Nite® for more details.

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Feb
5
Sun
SUMA @ TCU Place
Feb 5 – Feb 8 all-day

The Council will be attending the annual SUMA convention, please click here for more information.

Heritage Festival of Saskatoon @ Western Development Museum
Feb 5 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm

The Saskatchewan German Council is attending the Heritage Festival in Saskatoon, make sure to visit out stand!

More information available here.

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…

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

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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

  • Christmas Artwork Project

    We are happy to finally present the wonderful artwork of students of German Language Schools in Saskatchewan, who created German, Austrian or Swiss themed Christmas pictures. Enjoy the young artists’ creations! To see the pictures, click here.

  • Call for Donations!

    The Saskatchewan German Culture Assistance Fund Inc. (SGCAF) is a registered charity, a charitable corporation incorporated under the Non-profit Corporations Act of Saskatchewan. The charity is designated to preserving and furthering German culture in the province. The objectives of SGCAF are to carry out charitable activities and to accept donations from organizations and / or […]

  • Translation and Notary Public Services

    If you need translation or notary public services contact the SGC office! We can translate your documents (English – German, German-English) and office notarization services for a fee!

  • Interview with Harry Lafond (“We learn from each other”)

    To read the longer interview with Harry Lafond, please click here.

  • 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 […]

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