Peepeekisis Cree Nation Community Hub
The under-construction Peepeekisis Community Hub on the Peepeekisis First Nation includes a community hall, band offices, a daycare, and convenience store. The design for the new Community Hub was inspired by the large Pow-wow Circle adjacent to the building.
The Peepeekisis Community Hub on the Peepeekisis First Nation in Saskatchewan includes band administration offices, a community hall for hosting various events, a commercial kitchen, a daycare, and a convenience store. The building provides a safe, welcoming, and nurturing environment for staff, kids, and the general public. The building allows for community integration that's inviting and culturally relevant for all who visit.
The design for the Peepeekisis Community Hub was largely inspired by the large Pow-wow Circle adjacent to the site. The circular design is also inspired by the Medicine wheel, representing the Circle of Life individuals and the broader community are a part of. Douglas Fir Glulam beams and Spruce Pine Westdek Panels are showcased throughout the building.