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FREE! Wings Over Wascana  Nature Festival 2016! Saturday May 28!

FREE! Wings Over Wascana Nature Festival 2016! Saturday May 28!

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Learn about Wascana Marsh and what animals live there!   Lots of Activities!    Pond-dipping, nature walks, bird-watching.... Wascana Marsh is a thriving 223 hectare marshland located within Wascana Centre in Regina. Its existence dates back to 1913 when a planner had the foresight to...


Cathedral Village Arts Festival Kicks Off with Poetry and a whole Lot More!

Cathedral Village Arts Festival Kicks Off with Poetry and a whole Lot More!

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Story by Ashley Martin May 23, 2016   Sheri-D Wilson wanted to call it “action poetry.” She was overruled. Wilson came up with term back in the late 1980s, part of a budding hybrid scene of poetry and theatre in Vancouver. “Action poetry” encompassed the characteristics of the art form: “It’s...


FREE! Cathedral Village Arts Festival! May 23 - 28!

FREE! Cathedral Village Arts Festival! May 23 - 28!

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It's the Cathedral Village Arts Festival's 25th Anniversary, and all are welcome to attend approximately 100 FREE performances, events and activities we're hosting during Festival Week between Victoria Day (Monday May 23rd) and Saturday May 28th! Since this is a special year for the...


Lego Play!  FREE! At the Library!

Lego Play! FREE! At the Library!

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LEGO PLAY! At the Library! Drop in! (no registration needed) Ages 6-12!  Enjoy some fun construction time with the library's collection of LEGO bricks. Parents and caregivers are asked to remain in the library or join in during this free play time. Thursday May 26  3:30 - 6:00 pm Jun...


Provincial Heritage Fair!  May 25!  At Government House!

Provincial Heritage Fair! May 25! At Government House!

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The 2016 Provincial Heritage Fair will take place at Government House in Regina on Wednesday, May 25, 2016. Come and see what projects students have worked on!  2015 Provincial Heritage Fair Participants at the Legislative Building The 2016 Provincial Heritage Fair will take place at...


MCC - Making a Difference Around the World!

MCC - Making a Difference Around the World!

MCC helps in various ways - at home and around the world!  From the article March 23, 2016 by Esther Epp-Tiessen  Words are important in the work of advocacy. MCC photo/Mark Tymm  Did you know that one of the ways MCC works at relief, development and peace is through advocacy to...


FREE!  Disc Golf Fun For Everyone!

FREE! Disc Golf Fun For Everyone!

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Disc golf is scored similarly to golf, but that’s where the similarities end. Specially designed discs and a basket mounted to a pole set in the ground replace the ball, clubs and hole. Anyone who can throw a common Frisbee® can play disc golf — it just takes a little bit of practice and...


Sask. Students Pick Winners Of Literary Awards!

Sask. Students Pick Winners Of Literary Awards!

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14 May 2016 by Ashley Martin  Leader-Post  Author Rona Arato holds up her Willow Award, for her book The Last Train, which was chosen by Saskatchewan’s young readers as their favourite book. The award ceremony was held at MacNeill School on Friday. Photo by Troy Fleece. More than 11,000...


Community Walk - to Remember a Leader and Promote Crime Prevention!

Community Walk - to Remember a Leader and Promote Crime Prevention!

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16 May 2016 by D.C. Fraser  Leader-Post  A walk was held with Regina Police, University of Regina students and Queen City Marathon in North Central to promote crime prevention in Regina on Saturday.  Ivan Amichand passed away two years ago.  Participants walk, ride, roller blade and skateboard...


28th Saskatchewan Legislative Assembly Opens!  May 17th Ceremony!

28th Saskatchewan Legislative Assembly Opens! May 17th Ceremony!

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The First Session of the Twenty-Eighth Legislature will open on Tuesday, May 17, 2016.  At 10:00 a.m., the Assembly will meet to elect a Speaker.    Members of the public are invited to observe the outdoor ceremony in front of the Legislative building at 1:25 p.m. There will be a:...