Community Programs

Cathedral Village Arts Festival - May 21-26, 2018

Cathedral Village Arts Festival - May 21-26, 2018

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Cathedral Village Arts Festival is free, family friendly and has activities for everyone to enjoy!   Starting May 21 with a Parade and Picnic, it has events throughout the week.  The Festival ends May 26 with a Street Fair on 13th Ave, Funville (Holy Rosary Park) for family-friendly...


Free Training Session - May 31. New video - an approach to presenting the subjects of Family Abuse and Parenting to newcomers. There is still time to register!

Free Training Session - May 31. New video - an approach to presenting the subjects of Family Abuse and Parenting to newcomers. There is still time to register!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Regina Open Door, in collaboration with Jangles Production is hosting an IRCC- funded training. Introducing a new, non-threatening resource to present the subject of Family Abuse and Parenting to newcomers, as part of their orientation to Canada.    There are still spaces available in...


Regina Horticultural Society Spring Plant Sale - Saturday May 19

Regina Horticultural Society Spring Plant Sale - Saturday May 19

Posted in Community Programs

The Regina Horticultural Society Annual Spring Plant Sale.  These plants come from members who have grown them here in Regina! May 19, 2018 Victoria Square Mall 9am - 3pm    Bring your friends!  Stop by on Saturday and pick up some new plants for your home and garden! Plant...


 Free webinar training for those working in the non-profit sector -  'The Importance of Self-Care'

Free webinar training for those working in the non-profit sector - 'The Importance of Self-Care'

Posted in Community Programs

The Importance of Self Care  This session will focus on individual and organizational self care in the nonprofit sector. It will include tips and tricks for building a healthier organization and investing time and effort in a healthier YOU. Topic: The Importance of Self Care Date: Thursday,...


Story Shares Contest 2018!  Stories written and published by writers, educators and students to engage and support teen and adult readers.  Do YOU have a story to share?

Story Shares Contest 2018! Stories written and published by writers, educators and students to engage and support teen and adult readers. Do YOU have a story to share?

Posted in Community Programs

Story Shares is a non-profit organization devoted to inspiring reading practice and improving literacy skills.   The Problem  The millions of readers who complete elementary school reading below grade level are unable to read about the characters and plots written for their age group. The...


New forms for sponsoring refugees came into effect May 1.  Webinar training on requirements by Refugee Sponsor Training Program (RSTP)

New forms for sponsoring refugees came into effect May 1. Webinar training on requirements by Refugee Sponsor Training Program (RSTP)

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

New forms and guides for Refugee Sponsorship must now be used!  The new forms and instruction guides are now available on IRCC’s website at the...


AudaCity YQR - an entrepreneurial support network.  Pop-up event May 16th!

AudaCity YQR - an entrepreneurial support network. Pop-up event May 16th!

Posted in Community Programs

“AudaCity YQR,” promotes and supports the message that Regina is an entrepreneurial city. “Audacity is when you think big and don’t apologize for it. It is having the courage and perseverance to pursue lofty and sometimes daunting goals in order to challenge yourself and improve the...


Government of Canada - Immigration Help Centre.  Get answers to many questions about immigration topics through this tool

Government of Canada - Immigration Help Centre. Get answers to many questions about immigration topics through this tool

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The Government of Canada has a Help Centre to answer many questions that newcomers, sponsors and settlement workers might have.      For example:  Q: My last payment does not appear on my immigration loan statement. Why is that? A: Payments made during the month will appear on the next...


Are you involved or interested in sponsoring refugees? Sponsoring Community Network - meeting May 15

Are you involved or interested in sponsoring refugees? Sponsoring Community Network - meeting May 15

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

The RRLIP (Regina Region Local Immigration Partnership) convened the Sponsoring Community Network (SCN) in September 2017 so that together, sponsoring community members can share challenges, promising practices and local program and resource information.   If you are interested in, planning to,...


Regina Cross-Cultural Sharing Circle invites you for conversation on Saturday May 19th

Regina Cross-Cultural Sharing Circle invites you for conversation on Saturday May 19th

Posted in Community Programs

The Regina Cross-Cultural Sharing Circle is a friendly and informal group of people who meet once a month to describe and share their reflections and views about their own cultures on a variety of topics. It is also for people who are interested in listening and learning about different...