Family Programs

Something on Sundays
Family fun with artmaking for kids and special events!
Sundays, 2 to 4 pm
Free, drop-in. No registration required.

Special Events
September 27: Curator and Researcher Talk/Tour of the exhibition

October 4: Storyteller Randy Morin
First Nation myths and legends, as well as the trickster, and cultural hero stories about wesahkecahk.
Canadian Federation of University Women informational display and activity.

October 11: Storyteller Bonnie Logan
Folktales, “cant fables,” literary and original stories.

October 25: Video Screening
Different Cultures in One Country - A video by immigrants who are professionals reaching out to the community through the Open Door Society.

November 1: Storyteller Bonnie Logan
Folktales, “cant fables,” literary and original stories.

November 8: Storyteller Wes Fineday

November 15: Genealogy and You, with Tammy Vallee
Tammy is a genealogical speaker and educator and a certified Saskatchewan and aboriginal researcher.

November 29: Creative Expressionist Painting Using Special Lights, with Mary Longman
Artist and University of Saskatchewan Professor Mary Longman will show children how to paint with special lights that reveal only tones of colour. Work with images of great aboriginal leaders throughout history.

December 6: Storyteller Randy Morin
First Nation myths and legends, as well as the trickster, and cultural hero stories about wesahkecahk.

December 13: Scrapbooking Workshop

December 20: Storyteller Joseph Naytowhow presents Cree stories and songs

January 3: Storyteller Wes Fineday

January 10: Storyteller Maria Linklater
Traditional legends, songs, teachings on womanhood, childhood and parenting.
More fun events TBA.

 

Children’s Art Adventures
While this program runs with different activities every Sunday, the projects below are specifically inspired by James Henderson’s art:

September 27: Pick A Portrait
October 4: Facilitated studioXPRESS
November 1: Monumental Sculptures
November 8: Remembrance Posters
November 15: Outside my Window Landscapes
December 6: Symbolic Self-Portraits
December 20: Seasonal Cards
January 10: Panoramic Print