Building healthy, active and creative lifestyles through sport, culture and recreation.
August 2021
Lakeland District - Keeping you Up to Date!

Lakeland District Staff will be in and out of the offices through the months of July and August, enjoying their summer holidays! Please direct all of your inquiries through email, as we will be checking periodically and will respond to any emergencies. 

We hope to be back on the road in September and LOOK FORWARD to visiting your community!

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Saskatchewan Winter Games 2022

nourishNourish Creativity and Support Creative Kids

Tickets are now on sale for Nourish! Join Creative Kids on September 16th in Regina for a unique dining experience which promises to delight your taste buds. 
Enjoy good food and great company at Regina's top-rated restaurants and help create unique, life-changing artistic and cultural experiences for Regina kids.
Tickets are $75 each.

Purchase your tickets today!

The SMSCS is currently seeking a full-time PROGRAMS COORDINATOR.  
For more information or to apply click here

The Canadian Parks and Recreation Association's new online community is here-a place for the sector to meet, work and grow together.

The Bench includes discussion groups, a resource library and events page. You can join discussion groups on topics including reopening, parks and open spaces and inclusion and accessibility, among others. Members can post and subscribe to discussions to receive updates when new information is posted.

Sign up if you don't have an account. It's free and open to all parks and recreation professionals and practitioners.
Inside the new SPRA Buyers Guide, you will find the most complete source for suppliers of products and services for recreation and parks:

* Aquatics and Pools

* Arena and Facilities

* Consulting

* Parks and Playgrounds

Contact one of the highly experienced and knowledgeable Commercial members today!

Get the guide today!

Culture Days 2021culturedays

The registration website is now open and ready for all the Culture Days events, activities and hubs you're planning for 2021! The site is newly refreshed and easier than ever to use, with more options to showcase expression than ever before -  check it out and start registering your Culture Days activities today!
Don't forget about SaskCulture's Culture Days Hub Sponsorship opportunity. Sponsorships of up to $5,000 are available for hubs in the province to support the continued success of Culture Days in Saskatchewan. Interested applicants are encouraged to email Shelley Fayant, SaskCulture communications consultant, for further details and information on how to apply online. Applications are considered on a first-come, first-served basis until September 1, 2021 or until the sponsorship budget is expended - whichever comes first.  
saskgames2022 Saskatchewan Winter Games

Attention: Athletes, coaches, officials and volunteers

The 2022 Saskatchewan Winter Games Regina are taking place February 20-26, 2022 and will feature:
  • 7 days
  • 9 District teams
  • 17 sports
  • 1,800+ athletes
  • One amazing experience! 

Reach out to to learn how you can take part in the 50th anniversary edition of the Saskatchewan Games -- or fill out the form linked below and we'll reach out to you!

From Risk to Resilience: The Fundamentals of Risk Management for Festivals and Events. E-learning Course

When: Online course access granted for 30 days after registration (Complete at your pace)
Where: Online
Facilitator: Peter Ashwin
Cost to access course materials varies, click here for more information and to register. 

Heritage Saskatchewan's Lieutenant Governor of Saskatchewan Heritage Awards 
After a hiatus in 2020 due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Heritage Saskatchewan is looking forward to celebrating once again!

Submissions are now open in four categories: Community Development, Public Outreach, Physical Heritage Conservation, and Intangible Cultural Heritage (Deadline August 27th). They will be adapting their program to suit a virtual format via Zoom to take place in November 2021. Also new this year, they will be featuring projects in short videos produced by HalterMedia so winners can celebrate and promote their projects.

NCCP  & CAC Multi-sport Training Modules 
Training modules cover topics relevant to all sports (nutrition, for example) and help you become a more effective coach. They also provide training for coaches working towards Trained status within their NCCP coaching pathways. Completing any module counts toward your Maintenance of Certification.

View a full list of eLearning Modules Here!
Grants & Funding Opportunities


CMDRT Foundation - deadline Sept 1

MCoS Strategic Initiatives - deadline Sept 15


Indigenous Community Sport Development Grant  - next intake deadline Aug 31

Canadian Tire Jumpstart - Receive funding for registration fees, equipment, travel, etc. 

Creative Kids Funding - Online application information available - next intake deadline Dec 

Creative Sask Our grants help creative producers pursue commercial success.

KidSport Saskatchewan - Contact your local Chapter

SGI Community Grant - deadlines Feb 28 and Oct 31 each year

Six Rivers Fund - Committee adjudicates in May and November

Taking it Global - Youth-led Community Funding - dates vary with funding amount

Lyle Campbell | Executive DirectorEmail

Vacant | Youth Consultant  

Crystal Clarke Community Consultant | Email

Helen Meekins | Community Consultant | Email
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