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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)
With the Association of Canadian Archivists (ACA) holding their Conference in Regina, June 11-13, the SCAA has decided to hold there AGM just prior to the event.  Therefore, on June 10 from 12:30 to 3:30 the Meeting Room of Tower 3, on the corner of 12th Ave. and Hamilton St. in Regina, has been booked for lunch and the AGM. All SCAA members are encouraged to attend. Please the check back at the AGM page for further details.
 
Institutional Grant Program
2014-15   Final Reports and letters of thanks are due May 31, 2015
(Current 2015-16 reports are not due until next May 31 or any time the project is complete or the purchase is made)

The Grant Committee has posted on the Institutional Grants webpage,  the "final report form" and an example of a "letter of thanks."

If your institution received a grant for a purchase or project to be completed in the 2014-2015 fiscal year, April 2014 - March 2015, please download the report form and example letter from Institutional Grants webpage, and complete them.