Events Archive

September 21, 2016


Canada's Accredited Zoos and Aquariums (CAZA) will be holding its annual national conference in the Yukon. CAZA promotes the welfar of, and the advancement and improvement of, zoological parks, aquariums and related animal exhibits in Canada as humane, agents of recreation, education, conservation and science.

Visit for more information.

September 25, 2015

In light of some training opportunities available this October YHMA has decided to create an additional intake deadline for Friday, September 25th. For more information on how to apply for the Heritage Training Fund click here.

November 18, 2015

Kwanlin Dün Cultural Centre, Whitehorse

Save the Date!

Stay tuned for event information registration, national and international keynote speakers, and exciting networking events.

For more information, please contact:

Yukon First Nations Culture and Tourism Association

1-1109 Front St.

Whitehorse, YT Y1A 5G4

(867) 667-7698


October 15, 2015

Apply to the online Graduate Professional Certificate in Cultural Heritage Studies Program for September2016.

August 26, 2015

George Johnston Museum, Teslin

June 25, 2015

The Saskatchewan Arts Board is pleased to announce a new two-day master class for Canadian publishers and editors working with Indigenous authors and their manuscripts. 


June 16, 2015

This year's AGM will take place at the Yukon Beringia Interpretive Centre in Whitehorse on Tuesday, June 16th, starting at 6pm. Please note that only members in good standing are eligible to vote. Memberships can be renewed at the door, prior to the AGM. Your Support is integral to YHMA's continued efforts to inspire and share a passion for Yukon heritage.

We will be harnessing the power of 21st century technology to help connect members from the communities.

More details on the AGM to follow!

October 21, 2015

Examine how curators and content creators are connecting with today’s visitors using socially engaged art practices and innovative programming. Amid shifts in education, marketing and visitor services, understand how museums are adopting new practices and programs to engage audiences as they reconsider their roles in the community and the roles of their visitors.

June 10, 2015

This online workshop focuses on questions around UNESCO’s recognition of Intangible Cultural Heritage; its identification, protection and sustainability; the role of the associated community; and, the connection of intangible heritage to tangible heritage – place and object. Participants will identify issues and critique intangible heritage practices from around the world. Live, real-time sessions combine theoretical discussion with practical examples.

May 4, 2016

The Annual Meeting of the Canadian Archaeological Association will be held May 4-7, 2016 at the Westmark Whitehorse Hotel (located at 201 Wood St)

For more information please visit the Canadian Archaeological Association's website: