Community Programs

Garage Sale in Support of Syrian Refugee Sponsorship!

Garage Sale in Support of Syrian Refugee Sponsorship!

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All proceeds to sponsor Syrian Refugee Families! Furniture, kitchenware, household items, tools, toys, sporting goods, crafts and much more!   When: January 22 and 23, 2016 Friday: 12 noon - 6:30 pm Saturday: 9:30 am - 4:00 pm   Where: Christ the King Parish Hall             3239...


Free Evening Programs for 10-14 year olds!

Free Evening Programs for 10-14 year olds!

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Make new friends, gain leadership skills, try arts, sports and recreation activities!   My Time programs are held in various locations across the city.   REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED!!  (Limited number of participants) (call 306-777-7146)  6:30 - 8:30 pm  January 19 - April 22,...


Women's Social Group - for Newcomer Women!

Women's Social Group - for Newcomer Women!

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RODS Welcoming Community for Newcomers (WCN) program in Collaboration with Canadian Progress Club Regina Wascana presents the Women’s Social Group for newcomer women.     Date:  Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016  Time: 10:30 am - 12:30 pm  Location: Regina Open Door Society 2332 11th Avenue...


City Welcomes 100 Refugees Friday!

City Welcomes 100 Refugees Friday!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

 Bryan Schlosser/Regina Leader-Post    Four-year-old Heam Alarajan, right, accepts a drawing from Juliette Dumont, also four, who was at the Regina International Airport Friday to help welcome about 35 of the 100 Syrian refugees who arrived throughout the day.     9 Jan 2016  Austin M....


FREE After School Programs for Children!!

FREE After School Programs for Children!!

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Different FREE programs are available at various locations in Regina:              Core Ritchie After School Drop-In Program   Core Ritchie Neighbourhood Centre - 445 - 14th Ave  Ages: Kindergarten to Grade 10  Monday-Friday (3:15 - 5pm.)  January 4 - June 24, 2016     Snacks...


Wood - Carving Drop-In - FREE!

Wood - Carving Drop-In - FREE!

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  Drop in for some carving and camaradie with other carvers.    Registration is not necessary for this drop-in program.    Neil Balkwill Civic Arts Centre 2420 Elphinstone St. Ages: 14+ years  ...


Did You Know...?  Facts About Refugees and Refugee Claimants in Canada

Did You Know...? Facts About Refugees and Refugee Claimants in Canada

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

-article from Canadian Council for Refugees     Refugees and others seeking protection pose very little risk to Canada's security       Refugees and others seeking protection in Canada are not threats to security – they are seeking security and protection from threats to their...


Quilting Drop-In - Free!!

Quilting Drop-In - Free!!

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Join members of the Prairie Piecemakers Quilters’ Guild when they meet each Thursday morning to make donation quilts for infants and children in hospitals and shelters. All levels of experience are welcome, and registration is not necessary.        Neil Balkwill Civic Arts Centre ...


Free Programs - Drawing and Painting Drop-In

Free Programs - Drawing and Painting Drop-In

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Spend Friday mornings painting or drawing in your medium of choice. This is a great opportunity to share enthusiasm, experience and inspiration. Participants must supply their own materials. You don’t need to register, and...


Regina Floral Conservatory - A Beautiful Escape!

Regina Floral Conservatory - A Beautiful Escape!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

4 Jan 2016  Leader-Post  Ashley Martin  ARTISTS CREATE BEAUTIFUL ESCAPE: Regina Floral Conservatory driven to bloom by volunteers  There’s a tropical paradise in central Regina that thrives, thanks to 125 volunteers.   Holiday-themed plants and flowers were on full display at a Holiday...