Community Programs

Security Warning!  Pokemon Chasers - Avoid Jails!

Security Warning! Pokemon Chasers - Avoid Jails!

Posted in Children / Community Programs / Families / Youth

Last week the Regina Police Service was forced to appeal to users of the Pokemon Go game, urging citizens not to do things like step in front of traffic as they use their phones to chase the imaginary characters. 21 Jul 2016  by Brian Fitzpatrick  Leader-Post   Now Saskatchewan’s Ministry...


Inspectors Rechecking City’s Halal Meat Shops!

Inspectors Rechecking City’s Halal Meat Shops!

Posted in Community Programs

Despite the absence of a complaint or direct food-related incident, Regina health inspectors are doing an additional survey of halal meat shops this week. 23 Jul 2016 story and photo by Natascia Lypny Leader-Post Mediterranean Market Halal Meat & Grocery co-owners Husain Hamad, left, and...


West Nile Virus Risks Rise!  How to Protect Yourself and Your Family!

West Nile Virus Risks Rise! How to Protect Yourself and Your Family!

Posted in Children / Community Programs / Families / Youth

As the mercury rises, so does the West Nile risk.     20 Jul 2016  by Pamela Cowan  Leader-Post       With temperatures heating up, there has been an increase of Culex tarsalis mosquitoes — the species of skeeters that carry the West Nile virus (WNV).        One pool of infected...


Free!  Art In the Park Fridays!  Downtown!  Children and Families!

Free! Art In the Park Fridays! Downtown! Children and Families!

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Art in the Park Fridays   JULY 29, AUGUST 12, AUGUST 19 AND AUGUST 26,   12:00-1:00 PM   Drop in and meet the Dunlop team in Victoria Park for outdoor art-making adventures. (Rain location is Central Library).  ...


Salsa on the Plaza!  Free!  Thursdays!

Salsa on the Plaza! Free! Thursdays!

Posted in Community Programs / Families / Youth

Salsa Party on the Plaza - FREE! Thursdays7:00 pm to 11:00 pm Free salsa lessons from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm, followed by a three hour dance party!   Come out to learn, meet new people and have...


Information about Refugee Settlement in Regina!  RODS Annual Report!

Information about Refugee Settlement in Regina! RODS Annual Report!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

2015-2016 has been an unprecendented year for Newcomer Settlement in Regina! The 2015-2016 Annual Report from Regina Open Door Society (RODS), the Regina organization responsible for settling Government Assisted Refugees (GARs) in Regina, is very informative. The Syrian Initiative,...


Cinema Under the Stars!  Free Movie in Victoria Park!  July 27 at 7pm.

Cinema Under the Stars! Free Movie in Victoria Park! July 27 at 7pm.

Posted in Children / Community Programs / Families / Youth

The Jungle Book! Wednesday, July 27th Pre-show from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm Movie begins at dusk Cinema Under The Stars continues on Wednesday with a showing of The Jungle Book, a retelling of the Disney classic. There's more than just a movie though! There's crafts for kids,...


Wild about....the Wild! At the Library!  Ages 6-9!

Wild about....the Wild! At the Library! Ages 6-9!

Posted in Children / Community Programs / Families

WILD ABOUT ... THE WILD! Registration Required! For ages 6-9. Animals are wonderful companions. They help humans in all kinds of ways. Dogs perform search and rescue. Dolphins save humans from sharks. Gorillas and monkeys use sign language to talk to us. Explore the fascinating world...


Drum Talk!  At the Library!  Ages 4-10!

Drum Talk! At the Library! Ages 4-10!

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Join Boomtown Drums musician Joanne Crofford for a program filled with rhythm, movement, voice, and drums!   For ages 4-10.   Registration is not required, but seating is limited. Free tickets can be picked up at the Branch 30 minutes before the program begins.                              ...


Teen Tuesdays! Free!  At the Dunlop Art Gallery, Downtown!

Teen Tuesdays! Free! At the Dunlop Art Gallery, Downtown!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth

Teen Tuesdays!   TUESDAYS, JULY AND AUGUST,   1:00-3:00 PM   DUNLOP ART GALLERY, CENTRAL LIBRARY   Drop in weekly to Dunlop Art Gallery for:   inspired activities, presentations, field trips to downtown cultural centres, and film screenings at RPL Film Theatre.   Call Wendy for...