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MUSEUMS

14 days of exhibits. Updated every second Thursday.

Children’s Discovery Museum

#116 2325 Preston Ave. / 306-683-2555 / museumforkids.sk.ca

PERMANENT EXHIBITS Featured are displays in areas such as arts, crafts, construction, camping and veterinary medicine that promote play-based learning. Free admission the fourth Sunday of every month courtesy the Kinsmen Club of Saskatoon.

KIDS ON THE BLOCK Puppet performance designed to educate children ages 4–12 on awareness and acceptance of people with disabilities. (Feb. 23, 10:30–11 a.m.)

Diefenbaker Canada Centre

306-966-8384 / usask.ca/diefenbaker/

PERMANENT EXHIBIT Display of artifacts tied to the career and political legacy of John George Diefenbaker who served as a Saskatchewan MP from 1940–1979 including a six-year stretch as Prime Minister of Canada from 1957–1963.

SISTERS UNITED: WOMEN’S SUFFRAGE IN SASKATCHEWAN This exhibit commemorates the centennial of women’s suffrage on the prairies. (Until March 2017.)

Museum of Antiquities

MacKinnon Building / 306-966-7818 / usask.ca/antiquities/index.php

PERMANENT EXHIBITS Features replicas of ancient Greek, Roman, Egyptian and Near Eastern sculpture, along with original pottery, glass and coinage.

MINTING A CHRISTIAN STATE Online exhibition examining the use of early Christian symbolism on Roman coins.

Museum of Natural Sciences

112 Science Place / 306-966-4399 / artsandscience.usask.ca/museumofnaturalsciences/

PERMANENT EXHIBIT A joint effort of the Departments of Biology and Geological Sciences, this museum examines the evolution of life on Earth throughout geological time.

Ukrainian Museum of Canada

910 Spadina Cres. / 306-244-3800 / umc.sk.ca

PERMANENT COLLECTION Display of artifacts and archival documents recounting the settlement history of Ukrainian-Canadians in Canada.

Wanuskewin Heritage Park

R.R. #4, Penner Rd. / 306-931-6767 / wanuskewin.com

PERMANENT EXHIBIT This National Historic Site is dedicated to celebrating traditional and contemporary indigenous life and culture in Saskatchewan.

DAPHNE BOYER: ANYWAY Exhibition of digital images and traditional handwork on archival paper that celebrate plants as the basis of life on Earth. (Until April 8, with a closing reception and artist talk on that date.)

COLLEEN CUTSCHALL: GEO-ENGINEERED II: CLOUDS OF SECRECY Exhibition of pastel drawings where the artist explores humanity’s impact on the atmosphere. (Until April 8.)

WINTER KIDS CAMP Timed to coincide with the mid-term break, includes a mix of outdoor and indoor activities for children 7–12 along with healthy lunches and snacks. (Feb. 21–24, 9 a.m.–4:30 p.m.)

HERITAGE SERIES: MOOSE HAIR TUFTING Day-long workshop to learn about this traditional craft/art practice. Free, but you must pre-register at 306-931-6767 ext. 221. (Feb. 25, 9 a.m.–4 p.m.)

Western Development Museum

2610 Lorne Ave. / 306-931-1910 / wdm.ca/stoon.html

PERMANENT EXHIBITS One of four provincial museums commemorating settler culture in Saskatchewan, this museum includes displays related to transportation, agriculture and more.

GAME CHANGERS This touring exhibition examines the past, present and future of gaming from Pong in the mid 1970s to the latest in Virtual Reality gaming. Organized by Canada Science & Technology Museum. (Until April 30.)

ALL ABOARD! Billed as Western Canada’s largest model train show, with track layouts, vendors and consignment tables. Presented by Prairie Rail Workshop. (Feb. 24–26. See prairierailworkshop.com.)