Public Programs

The Fort Heritage Precinct will be closed on Family Day (February 17, 2020). The Historical Society has cancelled Winterfest due to cold temperatures. The City of Fort Saskatchewan apologizes for any inconvenience. We hope to see you soon!

At the Fort Heritage Precinct, we provide a variety of public heritage programs.

Cattail Basket Weaving – February 24

Cattails are so very adaptable! In this class, we will coil them and learn to create a circular basket as big as your skill and energy will allow. Materials will be provided and lessons in how to collect, sort, store and soak for use will be given. The resulting basked will likely be approximately 4 [...]

Sourdough Bread Making – March 9

Sourdough bread is so delicious! And healthy too as it is already partially digested by those beneficial microbes! Bring a jar and take some starter home, learn to feed it, grow it and make it into loaves of many shapes and types. Please register at least one week prior to the class date. Register H [...]

"I commend each of the instructors for their in depth knowledge and enthusiasm while they delivered the program to the students. Students were engaged thoroughly."