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About Archives Archives Week
Archives Week

Archives Week is celebrated annually during the first week of February.

Saskatchewan's first Archives Week was celebrated in 2006.

Events featured during past Archives Weeks have included phone-ins shows on CBC Radio; celebrity reading events, evenings of films in archives across Saskatchewan or of archival value to the province, a screening of the 1973 Saskatchewan-made film Paperback Hero was an example.

The "Archives Pavilion" at the Saskatoon Heritage Festival has been a regular feature in Saskatoon, but other events in communities including Cut Knife,  Humboldt, LaRonge, Lloydminster, Melfort, North Battleford, Prince Albert, Regina, Shaunavon Swift Current, Wilcox and many more cover the entire province.

Archives Week will continue to be an annual event, celebrated during the first full week of February.

     
 

What's New

SCAA 2015 Annual General Meeting (AGM)
The SCAA wishes to thank you all who attended the SCAA AGM on June 10 in Regina.  SCAA welcomes Tammy Buziak of the City of North Battleford Historic Archives, Stevie Rae Horn from the U of S Archives & Special Collections, as well as Dana Turgeon from the City of Regina Archives to the Executive Committee.

They will be following the departing Executive Members - Jamie Benson from Prince Albert Historical Society - Bill Smiley Archives, Kristina Rissling from the Sask. Teachers Federation, and Heather Wickstrom from the Jasper Cultural & Historical Centre. All of whom we wish the best of luck to in future and look forward to possibly working with again.

See the AGM package here: 2015 agm package.pdf and watch for a Draft of the meeting minutes and an amended copy of the SCAA constitution in the coming weeks.