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LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR AWARDS 2018

LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR AWARDS 2018

The 2018 Lieutenant Governor’s Heritage Awards were presented at Government House in Regina by His Honour the Honourable W. Thomas Malloy on Wednesday, June 13th. This annual event celebrates those projects that safeguard the Living Heritage of Saskatchewan. Recognition is given for the...


HERITAGE REGINA SALE

HERITAGE REGINA SALE

The College Avenue Campus (CAC) has a rich history in Regina. Tracing the University of Regina’s roots back to College Avenue, these heritage buildings are an early and exceptional example of Collegiate Gothic architecture in our community. Wanting to ensure that materials that could not...


ANOTHER ENDANGERED PROPERTY

ANOTHER ENDANGERED PROPERTY

Historic old St. Vital Church is being considered for demolition. Built in 1883, of short-log type of construction. It is the oldest RC church in Saskatchewan. It is one of only three buildings left in Battleford, other than Fort Battleford, that predate the Rebellion. The church has been Town...


LEGACY PUBLICATIONS

LEGACY PUBLICATIONS

Margaret Hryniuk, Frank Korvemaker and Larry Easton have produced two coffee-table books relating to historic Saskatchewan buildings. Legacy of Stone focuses on stone buildings erected throughout the province. It was selected as the Book of the Year in the 2009 Saskatchewan Book Awards. Legacy...


GOVERNMENT HOUSE

GOVERNMENT HOUSE

Government House, 4607 Dewdney Avenue, Regina, is one of 52 Provincial Heritage Properties. It was commissioned in 1888, after the Territorial capital was moved by the federal government to Regina from Battleford. It was completed in 1891. The building's heritage value lies in its use as the...


HERITAGE AWARDS SK

HERITAGE AWARDS SK

The Lieutenant Governor's Heritage Awards, now administered by Heritage Saskatchewan, provide an opportunity to recognize heritage projects that build resilient and sustainable communities for the future. In recognizing success stories, the Awards program celebrates, inspires, encourages...


HERITAGE PROFESSIONALS DIRECTORY

HERITAGE PROFESSIONALS DIRECTORY

Did you know the Architectural Heritage Society of Saskatchewan maintains an online directory of heritage professionals? We do, primarily to provide you a source of contacts for advice, funding, planning and restoration. This register lists architects, designers, engineers,...


SASKATCHEWAN ARCHIVES

SASKATCHEWAN ARCHIVES

At the City of Saskatoon Archives, they work to preserve and provide access to the historical records of the City as well as to those of historically significant individuals and organizations. Did you know that the Saskatoon area has been inhabited for at least 8,000 years. Remnants of the...