Community Programs

Quilting Drop-In - Free!!

Quilting Drop-In - Free!!

Posted in Community Programs

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

Posted in Community Programs

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...


Regina Welcomes its First Syrian Refugee Supported by U of R Program

Regina Welcomes its First Syrian Refugee Supported by U of R Program

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

2 Jan 2016 Regina Leader Post/Austin M Davis  Just imagine going to some place that you have no idea what it’s going to be like and what’s waiting for you there      Usama Ahmad arrived at his new home with a big smile. He was even happy about the snow.     Don Healy/Regina...


WARNING!  IMMIGRANTS BEING TARGETED IN PHONE SCAMS!

WARNING! IMMIGRANTS BEING TARGETED IN PHONE SCAMS!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

National Post  Ashley Csanady | January 4, 2016 12:22 PM ET  ‘Your daughter will be kidnapped today’: Phone scam targets new Canadians with threats of deportation.   Phone scammers often pretend to be from the Canadian government to pry cash or personal information from victims.      Just...


Post Secondary Education Information for Newcomer Youth - Grades 11 and 12!!

Post Secondary Education Information for Newcomer Youth - Grades 11 and 12!!

Posted in Community Programs

For all Newcomer Youth interested in post-secondary educational opportunities - NOW is your chance to ask questions and get them answered!  Grade 11 and 12 youth!  Learn about the different programs, services, admission processes and other opportunities at the University of Regina,...


Food Safe Certification Course

Food Safe Certification Course

Posted in Community Programs

Program Overview:  This two week class is designed for clients who have a strong interest in working within the food service industry. Clients will receive food service related job search instruction and will be eligible to be certified in Food Safe Level 1.   Program Highlights:  • Clients...


Fire Safety Handouts (in different languages)

Fire Safety Handouts (in different languages)

Posted in Community Programs

Fire Safety Handouts in many different languages.   These safety tips can be used to show both children and adults many kinds of fire safety.  They could be printed off for coloring pages or notes.   Topics include:   Cooking Safety  Electrical Safety  Escape Planning ...


FREE Indoor Skating!! Everyone Welcome!!

FREE Indoor Skating!! Everyone Welcome!!

Posted in Community Programs

The City of Regina has many FREE programs for children, teens and adults.   During the winter months  (December 2015 - March 2016)  free public skating is open to everyone at 2 indoor locations!!      Be sure to dress warm, wear a hat, mitts or gloves and bring your own skates.   Wearing...


Electricity and Natural Gas Safety- French version (From Regina Fire and Protective Services - City of Regina)

Electricity and Natural Gas Safety- French version (From Regina Fire and Protective Services - City of Regina)

Posted in Community Programs

  The City of Regina Fire and  Protective Services, in conjunction with local settlement agencies and the Newcomer Welcome Gateway has developed a number of Fire Safety videos.  Below is the script: viewers can have the information, and use the Google translate feature to translate it into...