In 2017, the Lakeland District for Sport, Culture and Recreation successfully applied for $1,000 in funding from SPRA's Community Cultural Diversity Inclusion Grant.
The City of Melville was received a grant from Tree Canada, CN EcoConexus and Communities in Bloom that allowed their community to plant almost 1,500 trees.
The Saskatchewan Index of Wellbeing recently shared our document, Surveying the Field 2017 on Twitter.
The Canadian Parks Council estimates we spend 90% of our time indoors. Yikes! Their Nature Playbook is packed with ideas to help us facilitate outdoor experiences and reconnect with nature.
In 1997, eight years after the Swift Current Broncos hosted their first and only Memorial Cup Championship, our small city wasn’t braced for the impact of Sheldon Kennedy, a star player for that Championship team, disclosing to the world that he had long suffered sexual abuse at the hands of his former Broncos coach, Graham James.
At the SWDCRS’ first Friends Around the Table meeting - a networking event for individuals from both the cultural and recreation fields - the idea of targeting Newcomers as volunteers was identified as a common interest.
The Ehrlo Sport Venture Program (Sport Venture) is a community outreach program in Regina that aims to provide inner-city youth, New Canadians and families with control of, and access to, recreation programs.