SGC currently has 39 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…


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…


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

  • Round Table

    This year’s Round Table (formerly SGC Presidents’ Meeting) will take place on October 10, 2015 in Humboldt(!). The decision was made to move the meeting from Davidson to Humboldt this year, to give SGC members the opportunity to attend the 30th Anniversary Banquet of the Humboldt & District German Heritage Society following the SGC Round […]

  • German Pavillion at the Spiritwood Folkfest

    Make sure to read all about the Folkfest in Spiritwood that took place at the beginning of September, more than 700 people participated in the festival. Click here to read the article.

  • German classes are starting in Saskatoon

      German Language School Saskatoon German for children, high school students and adults! Classes starting this week, register now!   For more information, click here.

  • Share your story!

    327 days changed Germany! 327 days between two of the most important events in recent German history. 327 days between November 9, 1989, the fall of the Berlin Wall, and October 3, 1990, the reunification of Germany. This time was marked by many major changes and events. After the fall of the Berlin Wall, most […]

  • Job Announcement

    The Saskatchewan German Council is looking for a maternity/parental leave replacement for the position of Executive Director. Application deadline is August 19, 2015 For more information, please click here.