We are pleased to announce that the Government of Saskatchewan has proclaimed February 5-11, 2007 as the second annual Archives Week in Saskatchewan.
Events and activities organized by the SCAA:
- Saskatoon, Broadway Theatre - Screening of Paperback Hero
- Broadway Theatre, Monday, Feb. 5, 7:00 p.m.; admission $5.00. Join
heritage and film expert Don Kerr for a post-film discussion, with a
reception to follow at Lydia's.
by fine, memorable performances ... [a] uniquely Canadian account of a
dying small town and the ways in which American pop mythology has
impacted the national imagination." Paperback Hero (1973) was
filmed in Delisle and Saskatoon. It was featured in the "Canadian Open
Vault" program of the 2006 Toronto International Film Festival. The
SCAA gratefully acknowledges additional financial support from AV Trust.
Back by popular demand, "Celebrate Archives" buttons, produced especially for our first Archives Week, will be distributed at archives across the province.
|Score one for archives!
New for 2007, an Archives Week poster featuring archival images from
around the province will be distributed to as many locations as
possible. Click on the image to the right for a larger view.
- You can download printable versions (PDF) here:
Across the province:
Archives in communities across the province are planning open houses, exhibits, mobile displays and more - details available here.
Background and resources:
Previous Archives Weeks