The Saskatchewan Railway Museum

The Saskatchewan Railway Museum

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The Sask. Railway Museum on the Pike Lake Highway is looking for one or two summer students to work through the summer. Check our job posting on SaskJobs!

The 2017 Operating Season will begin on May 20th with our opening.

Note the museum is usually just open Fridays to Sundays and holiday Mondays.

See our home page for more details.

Meanwhile, the work crew is busy preparing for the opening.

To volunteer, contact: srha@saskrailmuseum.org.

Or call: 306.382.9855

The SRHA, operators of the Sask. Railway Museum, held a successful annual general meeting on January 23rd. The Annual Report of activities of the meeting were released, here:

2016 – SRHA Annual General Meeting Reports

And the Second Edition of the Historical Guide of museum acquisitions was released, here:

Historical Guide II Edition Final

A new Executive was elected and affirmed. They are: Cal Sexsmith, Keith Flory, Bill Rafoss, Linda Flory, and Jeremy Lee.

See our Members page for a list of members who have made a lifetime contribution to the museum, including the newest inductee, Art Vessey, below left,

And the first inductee, Mike Kopko, below.

The Saskatoon Heritage Festival will be held Sunday, February 5th at the WDM from 12 noon to 5 pm.

More details are here: https://heritagefestivalofsaskatoon.com/

The Sask Railway Museum will have a display there.

Stop by and see us!

The Annual General Meeting of the Sask. Railroad Historical Association was held:

SATURDAY, JANUARY 21, 2017

at Grasswoods’ Smittys: Highway 11 and Grasswood Road

Agenda: annual reports, financial statements, election of officers, plans for 2017 and annual awards. The Annual Report is here:

2016 – SRHA Annual General Meeting Reports

Must have been a member or invitee to attend. Membership renewals can be made by following the Contact Us link.

Art Vessey receives Lifetime Achievement Award.

 

 

 

 

Big news with the arrival of two Bluewater passenger cars. These were bought by Gary Southgate from the N. Battleford region. He hopes to restore at least one of them.

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Check our News page periodically for updates on events and activities at the Sask. Railway Museum.

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We are closed for the season and will reopening next May long weekend. We are still busy behind the scenes though. Use our Contact Us page to get in touch. Donations are always welcome.

The next big event for the museum is the 2017 Annual General Meeting, which will be held on Saturday, January 21st at 3:00 pm, supper to follow. Grasswoods Smitty’s.

 

We are now closed for the season, unless other arrangements are made.

Thank you Ross, Pam, and Lexi for your hard work this past summer! The summer literally flew by!

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