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Family Tree 101: Jump-Starting Your Family Heritage Journey

Thursday, March 7 from 6-8 pm – FREE

Join us in Regina at Government House for interactive presentations and workshops to get you started with building your family tree.

The Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan will be joining Heritage Regina, the Saskatchewan Genealogical Society (Regina Branch), the Regina Public Library, and Government House at this event that offers something for everyone, of all ages.

  • Heritage Regina will have information about heritage building research and Cultural Trailways;
  • The Saskatchewan Genealogical Society (Regina Branch) will have kid’s activities, information about interviewing grandparents from a heritage perspective, research resources and ‘getting started’ information;
  • The Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan will demonstrate how to search the Archives’ extensive catalogue using online tools;
  • The Regina Public Library will discuss their online resources and have some relevant books and guides; and,
  • The historic Government House will be open to the public for tours.


William J. James Presentation with Saskatchewan Libraries

The Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan and various Saskatchewan libraries have partnered together to present to you the William J. James collection virtually!

William James was a self-taught professional photographer based out of Prince Albert from the late 1890s until the 1930s. The PAS currently has an exhibit set up at its physical location in Regina showcasing James’ work. 

The following libraries are hosting this presentation virtually (and some are even having viewing parties!). Contact your local branch for more details about viewing parties. 

Wednesday, February 28 at 7pm with Parkland Regional Library

Wednesday, March 6 at 6:30pm with Southeast Regional Library

Wednesday, March 20 at 6pm with Regina Public Library

Cyril Dolman at the Regina Exhibition in May 1938 (R-A33526(1)).

Discover the Provincial Archives with Radio-Canada

Tune in to Radio-Canada’s Pour faire un monde at the end of each month to discover what records can be found in the Provincial Archives and what they reveal to us about Saskatchewan’s history. 

October 31, 2023: Découverte des croyances folkloriques des pionniers de la Saskatchewan

January 31, 2024 :  L’électrification rurale en Saskatchewan dans les années 50

Découvrir les Archives provinciales avec Radio-Canada

Soyez à l’écoute de Pour faire un monde de Radio-Canada vers la fin de chaque mois pour découvrir ce qu’on peut trouver aux Archives provinciales et ce que ces archives peuvent nous révéler de l’histoire de la Saskatchewan.

31 octobre 2023 : Découverte des croyances folkloriques des pionniers de la Saskatchewan

31 janvier 2024 : L’électrification rurale en Saskatchewan dans les années


Come see our state-of-the-art accommodations and learn how we preserve and give access to our Province's history! Book your tour by contacting mainref@archives.gov.sk.ca or call us at 1-833-382-4068.

Board of Trade delegates preparing to leave Regina for a tour of Montana, 1957. PAS Photo S73_69_GM_57_234_01.