Community Programs

From Creepy-Crawly to Sweet and Savoury

From Creepy-Crawly to Sweet and Savoury

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14 Jun 2016   Leader-Post - by Craig and Marc Kielburger (who) founded a platform for social change that includes the international charity Free The Children, the social enterprise Me to We and the youth empowerment movement We Day.Climb on the bug bandwagon: Insect farming is a boon to...


Welcome Wagon Would Like to Welcome You!

Welcome Wagon Would Like to Welcome You!

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Are you new to the neighbourhood (1 year or less in Regina) and looking for assistance in finding your way around town? Do you know someone who is new to the community and would appreciate finding out more?   Welcome Wagon has been greeting newcomers to communities since 1930.  Upon...


Free!  Buddha's 2599th Birthday Celebration!  Saturday June 18th! Everyone Welcome!

Free! Buddha's 2599th Birthday Celebration! Saturday June 18th! Everyone Welcome!

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Buddha's 2559th Birthday Celebration   Blessings on the City, the Nation, and the World   June 18th, 2016 - 5:30 - 10:30 pm   Wascana Park Bandstand, Regina     PROGRAM   6:00 PM Opening Ceremonies O’Canada  The Triple Jewel Song  Opening Ribbon CuttingLieutenant-Governor...


Saskatchewan Literacy Award of Merit Winner! From Regina Public Library - Literacy Department!

Saskatchewan Literacy Award of Merit Winner! From Regina Public Library - Literacy Department!

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Congratulations to Alice Samkoe, who won the Professional Leadership in Literacy Award at the 2016 Saskatchewan Literacy Awards of Merit!  The ceremony took place at Government House on Wednesday, May 18th. Awards were presented by Her Honour, the Honourable Vaughn Solomon Schofield,...


Free! Learn/Practise English, Make Friends!  Community Coffee House!

Free! Learn/Practise English, Make Friends! Community Coffee House!

Posted in Children / Community Programs / Families / Youth

Community Coffee House   Learn and practice the English language, meet new friends and build community!     Thom Collegiate - 265 Argyle Street North   Every Wednesday from 6:00 - 8:00 p.m. From September-June ALL children, teens and adults are welcome!   FREE for everyone! For...


Healthy Eating Information!  Breakfasts and Lunches!

Healthy Eating Information! Breakfasts and Lunches!

Posted in Children / Community Programs / Families / Youth

Healthy Eating is Important! Tips on how to make healthy breakfasts for your child..... Breakfast is an important meal to start off your day. It will help your child to grow, stay healthy and be ready to learn. Here are some nutrition tips to help your child do their best at school. 1. Build...


Construction Program Supplies Local Builders with Skilled Employees!

Construction Program Supplies Local Builders with Skilled Employees!

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11 Jun 2016 by Kerry Benjoe Leader-PostTraining programs like Construction Careers have proven to be an asset, say its supporters. This year, the Saskatchewan Indian Institute of Technologies (SIIT) celebrates its 40th anniversary, having stood the test of time through its ability to change...


Researcher Exploring Health Care Challenges for Senior Immigrants!

Researcher Exploring Health Care Challenges for Senior Immigrants!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

11 Jun 2016 by Ashley Martin Leader-Post    Somayeh Faghanipour is a young woman, but she is an immigrant. That gives her some context for her PhD research into immigrant seniors’ access to health care.    Somayeh Faghanipour of the University of Toronto is exploring challenges faced by new...


Free!  Basic Bike Checks and Tune-Ups!  At Regina Farmer's Market!

Free! Basic Bike Checks and Tune-Ups! At Regina Farmer's Market!

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Bike Repair Station  Bike Regina offers free basic bike tune-ups and bike checks at the Regina Farmers’ Market (RFM) on Saturday mornings from 10am-noon. We are also at RFM’s Market Under the Stars events from 4pm-9pm. Our location at the Market can change week to week, but you can usually...


FREE!  Walking Tour Sunday June 12th! Architecture and Events that Shaped Regina's Downtown!

FREE! Walking Tour Sunday June 12th! Architecture and Events that Shaped Regina's Downtown!

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HERITAGE REGINA TOUR SCHEDULE - Summer Walks 2016 - July and August! Regina’s heritage includes buildings, history, landscapes, streetscapes, and the cultural inheritance of the community. The vision of Heritage Regina is to raise awareness and appreciation of the value of heritage and...