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Summer Activities List, 2019

Summer Activities List, 2019

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

As many newcomer families may be unaware of activities available for their children during the summer months, the RRLIP has developed a  list of summer camps and activities happening in or near Regina, for children and youth  to attend! The list includes a short description of the programs,...


Mosaic: a Festival of Cultures starts Thursday, May 30th

Mosaic: a Festival of Cultures starts Thursday, May 30th

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Mosaic: A Festival of Cultures  is a multicultural festival, that has happened in Regina every year for the past 52 years!  The dates for this year's festival are: Thursday, May 30  (5:00pm - 11:30pm) Friday, May 31  (5:00pm - 11:30pm)  Saturday, June 1  (2:00pm - 12am) There are 19...


Do You Enjoy Feeding the Birds in Regina? Make Sure You Are Feeding them the Correct Food!

Do You Enjoy Feeding the Birds in Regina? Make Sure You Are Feeding them the Correct Food!

Posted in Community Programs / Children / Families

As the weather gets warmer and the geese and other birds have returned to Saskatchewan,  it is important to know what types of foods are good for them and what can cause them harm, or even kill them. When waterfowl are fed items like bread and popcorn, malnutrition and disease can become an...


Receive Help Registering for Your Children's RESPs and Canada Learning Bonds - For Free

Receive Help Registering for Your Children's RESPs and Canada Learning Bonds - For Free

Posted in Community Programs / Children / Families

Volunteers will be present at the Regina Food Bank on Thursdsay, May 23rd from 10:00am - 3:00pm, to help you register for your children's Canada Learning Bond. The Canada Learning Bond is money that the Government adds to a Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP) for children from...


World Migratory Bird Day!  Free, Family-Friendly event. Register now!

World Migratory Bird Day! Free, Family-Friendly event. Register now!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Nature Saskatchewan is hosting its annual World Migratory Bird Day  This is an event to celebrate the return of birds that left Saskatchewan during the Winter months, but are returning for the Spring and Summer.  When: Saturday, May 11th, 2019 Time: 8:00am - 4:00pm Where: Last Mountail...


Salaam B'y - A Story of a Muslim Newfoundlander - Apr. 17th

Salaam B'y - A Story of a Muslim Newfoundlander - Apr. 17th

You are invited to attend the Regina film screening of the award-winning short documentary film, "Salaam B'y - A Story of a Muslim Newfoundlander", a Canadian story celebrating the power of 'communities of kindness'. The screening will be followed by an opportunity for questions and answers...


The Saskatchewan Health Authority is Looking for Your Input

The Saskatchewan Health Authority is Looking for Your Input

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Have you had difficulty finding a health provider or finding information about a health service online? The Saskatchewan Health Authority (SHA) would like to hear about your personal needs and interests, regarding healthcare in Saskatchewan.   The SHA is about to create a new website and...


Amnesty International Regina Chapter - Fundraising Brunch

Amnesty International Regina Chapter - Fundraising Brunch

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Amnesty International, Regina is hosting a fundraising brunch on Sunday, April 7th. The meal will consist of a full brunch buffet and all proceeds willl go toward the work of Amnesty International's Regina Chapter. Date: Sunday, April 7th Time: You must choose between these two...


If You Work with Immigrant or Refugee Children, This Webinar is For You!

If You Work with Immigrant or Refugee Children, This Webinar is For You!

The Migration Policy Institite is hosting an upcomign webinar entitled "Addressing Trauma in Young Children in Immigrant and Refugee Families Through Early Childhood Programs"  Date: Wednesday, Apr 3rd Time: 11am...


Telephone Scam Targeting Immigrants and Refugees

Telephone Scam Targeting Immigrants and Refugees

Posted in Immigration News / Youth / Children / Families

There have been recent reports about a telephone scam, where the caller is claiming to represent the IRB (Immigrant and Refugee Board) or the RCMP (Royal Canadian Mounted Police) and demanding money. If anyone receives a call like this, do not do what they ask. Instead, conatct the...