Tag Archives: Herstory

Faithful fan sends friendly note

Ending Herstory: The Canadian Women’s Calendar after more than 40 years of publishing was a difficult decision to make, and has been especially disappointing to our fans who buy our calendar annually. When Wanda Backus Kelly read that the Saskatoon Women’s … Continue reading

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A fond farewell to the SWCC and Herstory: The Canadian Women’s Calendar

After more than 40 years of creating an annual calendar, the Saskatoon Women’s Calendar Collective has decided to cease publication of Herstory: The Canadian Women’s Calendar. This was not an easy decision for the current collective! But with falling sales, … Continue reading

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Herstory 2015 hot off the press!

The Saskatoon Women’s Calendar Collective received its copies of the 2015 issue of Herstory: The Canadian Women’s Calendar today! The beautiful cover art is by Iris Hauser; see more of her work at http://www.irishauser.ca.

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Herstory 2014 launch a success!

The 2014 calendar on display at the launch.   The Herstory: The Canadian Women’s Calendar 2014 launch and 40th anniversary celebration was held on Wednesday, Nov. 20 at McNally Robinson in Saskatoon. Patrons enjoyed hearing Saskatoon Women’s Calendar Collective members … Continue reading

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Ada Lovelace Day: Shirley Tilghman

Ada Lovelace Day is a annual celebration of women in the STEM fields: science, technology, engineering, and mathematics. The day was launched in 2009 as a way to bring attention to the many amazing women who have worked in the … Continue reading

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Elizabeth Brewster (1922 – 2012)

ELIZABETH WINIFRED BREWSTER August 26, 1922 – December 26, 2012 Elizabeth Brewster led a quiet life, but her poetry left a singular and insightful voice on the Canadian landscape. She was born in Chipman, NB, in 1922 and died in … Continue reading

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IWD 2013: Ending violence against women

In producing the Herstory: The Canadian Women’s Calendar, the Saskatoon Women’s Calendar Collective (SWCC) celebrates Canadian women every day. But it never hurts to celebrate just a little bit more. March 8 is International Women’s Day, and you may be surprised … Continue reading

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