December 2014 – January 2015

Dec
31
Wed
New Years Eve Dance @ German Cultural Centre
Dec 31 @ 7:00 am

The German Cultural Centre is putting on a New Years Dance on December 31st starting at 7pm, tickets are $39.95

Click here for more information!

Jan
5
Mon
Cooking Class
Jan 5 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Jan
12
Mon
Cooking Class
Jan 12 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Jan
23
Fri
@ German Canadian Society Harmonie
Jan 23 – Jan 24 all-day
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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

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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

  • Internment Operations – Plaque Unveiling

    The Saskatchewan German Council has partnered with the Ukrainian Canadian Congress – Saskatchewan Provincial Council for a project to commemorate Canada’s First National Internment Operation. On Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at 11 a.m. a ceremony took place at the Eaton Internment Camp Site (located at the Saskatchewan Railway Museum on Highway 60). During the First […]

  • Pictures from the Fall of the Berlin Wall Event

    On the November 9, 2014 the Saskatchewan German Council and the German Cultural Centre (GCC) in Saskatoon planned two events to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall. November 9, 1989 marks one of the most significant events in German history. It was on this day that the Berlin Wall – […]

  • German Language Diploma 1 Preparation Course

    Starting January, the German Language School Saskatoon will offer a preparation class for the DSD I. See poster for details!

  • 2014 Autumn Postillion

    Read the new Autumn Postillion online now! Interesting articles on the German community in Saskatchewan. Printed copies will be available towards the end of October. http://www.saskgermancouncil.org/wp-content/uploads/2014/10/Postillion-Fall-2014-online.pdf  

  • 25th Anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall

    November  9, 2014 will mark the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall. This historical date is not only significant for Germans in Germany, but also for the many Germans living abroad and people with German background. To commemorate this event the Saskatchewan German Council is working on a presentation with statements from […]