Programs

SAEA Programs

SAEA Annual Events / Programs

Program / Event

Description

Cost

Month

2021

Culture Night Dinners - Taste Of's Various cultural groups hosting dinners with a theme showcasing their background including food they eat, music & enteratinment,  $20 p/ticket 3rd Friday Monthly except June July, Aug. &  Dec.  3rd Friday Monthly except June July, Aug. &  Dec. 
Black History Month A celebration of African & Caribbean Canadian Culture with informative speakers, fashion shows, music & displays Free February February
Cultural Diversity Day Speakers, Food & Entertainment showcasing the diversity in Lethbridge $5 admission May 21st  May 21st 
Asian Heritage Festival Informative displays, fashion show, music & dance, food,  Free 4th Saturday in May Sat. May 22
Latin Fest A celebration of Latin culture through food, music & beer garden, has been held in gult gardens, free admission Free 2nd Saturday in July Sat. July 10
Heritage Day Largest annual event celbration diverse cultures through food music, dance, displays and literature Admission Fee First Monday in August Aug 2
Afro Fest A fun festival full of food, displays and entertainment Admission Fee  2nd Saturday in September Sept. 11
Multicultural Market A variety of cultural food and cultural items for sale from around the globe, cultural entertainemnt stage with dance & music. Admission $5 3rd Saturday in October  Oct. 23
Newcomers Event Proides newer immigrants & refugees an opportunity to interface with a wide variety of social service agencies in Lethbridge such as Leth. Police Service, AB Health, Red Cross, YWCA, YMCA, Boys & Girls club, Leth Public Library etc.  Free 2nd Thursday in October Oct. 7
Christmas Around the World An evening of free hot chocolate, crafts, face painting & multicultural entertainment with SAEA member groups sharing in their Christmas Cultural traditions with food etc. Free 2nd Friday in December Dec. 10
Community Christmas Dinner Annual free Christmas dinner for the cities less fortunate in the community using donations and volunteers.   Free 3rd Friday in December  Dec. 17
Building Cultural Bridges  Cultural practices, educational sessions Free Yearly as advertised  
Immigration Workshops In partner ship with Leth. Family Services providing educational sessions by lawyers, consultants who specialize in immigration Free Quarterly  
Member Social Nights A fun social event for SAEA members & invited guests that may potentially want to be a member giving members the opportunity to network with other members and socialize Free 1st Thurs. in March, June, Sept. & Dec. 1st Thurs. in March, June, Sept. & Dec.
Dates may vary slighly due to the days holdiays fall on the calendar year.
Additional events may be added throughout the year.

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