Living Heritage: Our values, beliefs and ways of life shape our sense of identity, belonging and place, connecting past, present and future.
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On January 30 2019, A  New Five-Year Lottery Agreement was signed, providing funds for sport culture and recreation. The Saskatchewan Lotteries Trust for Sport Culture and Recreation has been in place since 1974, and is a unique model in Canada, where the distribution of lottery proceeds is handled by non-profit organizations, including SaskSport Inc., SaskCulture Inc., and the Saskatchewan Parks & Recreation Association Inc.  In other provinces, lottery proceeds are distrubted directly by government.  

October 5th, 2018 - Coverage of Kristin Catherwood speaking about intangible cultural heritage at Brick Mill dinner in "Yorkton This Week"

September 12th, 2018 - MEDIA RELEASE: Village of Val Marie honours its heritage with the launch of the Val Marie Elevator Living Heritage Project

August 27th, 2018Val Marie Elevator - A Living Heritage Project. Documentary screening and booklet launch taking place Saturday Sept 15th at 2.00pm, Val Marie Prairie Community Centre (Senior Centre). No RSVP required.

August 2018 - Kristin Catherwood speaking at Yorkton Brick Mill Heritage Society Dinner, Sept 26th - cocktails from 5.30pm, dinner at 7.00pm, program starts 8.00pm. Visit the website for ticket information.

July 2018 - Kristin Catherwood achieves international acclaim with article on Canada's barns featuring in Indian publication, "Explore Rural India."  Read the article (page 39).

July 2018 - RIDE, the documentary produced by Heritage Saskatchewan's Intangible Cultural Heritage Officer, Kristin Catherwood, with the National Film Board as part of its Doc Lab Saskatchewan Initiative is now available on Amazon Prime.

May 2018 - Saskatchewan Masonry Institute latest sponsor of the Heritage Awards for 2018! Thanks to you for your support!

May 2018 - MEDIA RELEASE: Winners of the 2018 Lieutenant Governor's Heritage Awards announced

May 2018 MEDIA RELEASE: Winners of the 2018 Saskatchewan Provincial Heritage Fair crowned

May 2018MEDIA RELEASE: Provincial Heritage Fair, Thursday, May 24th at Government House in Regina

May 2018 - Nicor Group signs up to sponsor the 2018 Provincial Heritage Fair! Thank you Nicor for your support!

May 2018 - BRXTON Masonry Inc. comes onboard as sponsor to support Heritage Saskatchewan with the Lieutenant Governor's Heritage Awards 2018! Thank you BRXTON!

March 2018 - Lieutenant Governor's Heritage Awards 2018 launched! The awards are now open for submissions!

Feb. 2018 - February 18th - 24th, 2018 officially proclaimed as "Heritage Week"!

Feb. 2018 - Read the summary from the Feb. 5th, 2018 board meeting

Jan.  2018 - Read the piece on Heritage Fairs in this month's Saskatchewan Teacher's Bulletin! View the full January issue here

Jan. 2018 - Heritage Saskatchewan has new research out - learn about  Living Heritage and the economy

Jan. 2018 - Heritage Week 2018 schedule announced!

Jan. 2018 - Delivering Local Folklore - A Living Heritage Workshop taking place in Val Marie on Jan. 16th.

Nov. 2017 - Congratulations to Heritage Saskatchewan board member, Bula Ghosh, on being awarded a Canada 150 medal in the "Newcomers Building Canada" category!  These awards recognize those individuals across southwestern Saskatchewan who have committed themselves to their communities.

Canada 150 Video Series - New video being posted every two weeks!

Coal in Coronach Project

Living Heritage - New video in Saskatchewan Stories series featuring Saskatoon martial artist Haven Seto!

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