Community Programs

Westminster World Market  - Saturday Sept 30: 10 am - 2 pm.

Westminster World Market - Saturday Sept 30: 10 am - 2 pm.

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Westminster World Market is an opportunity for newcomers to show and sell arts and crafts, baking, and prepackaged foods to the people of Regina.    A gathering place of culture, come out to enjoy the unique and interesting articles for sale.   Over 25 tables are booked, with participants...


Canada 150 Series - videos and blogs from Heritage Saskatchewan exploring the province's diverse living heritage

Canada 150 Series - videos and blogs from Heritage Saskatchewan exploring the province's diverse living heritage

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2017 marks the 150th anniversary of Canada’s confederation. Commemorative events like Canada 150 invite us to consider how our heritage has shaped the present, to learn lessons from the past, and to discuss what we would like our future to be. In recognition of Canada 150, Heritage...


Interpreters Needed!  Do you speak English and another language?  Part-time employment possibility, interpreting over the phone.

Interpreters Needed! Do you speak English and another language? Part-time employment possibility, interpreting over the phone.

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Can-Talk is a Canadian company that hires and trains speakers of many languages to deliver over-the-phone interpretation to those needing assistance.  CanTalk is the interpretation provider for the Regina Qu'Appelle Health Region (RQHR), 911 and 811 in Saskatchewan, as well as a language...


‘Literacy is a gift that keeps giving’ - Regina Public Library program helps children learn. Programs for all ages!

‘Literacy is a gift that keeps giving’ - Regina Public Library program helps children learn. Programs for all ages!

Posted in Community Programs / Children / Families

The Regina Public Library (RPL) has many programs for developing literacy and encouraging the love of reading and discovery - for all ages.  From infant and preschool programs to adult book clubs, homework help to art, the library branches are a resource for the whole family.   21 Sep 2017...


Aviva Contest! Opportunity for Community Groups to Submit an Idea to Strengthen  Regina!  Deadline Oct 2.

Aviva Contest! Opportunity for Community Groups to Submit an Idea to Strengthen Regina! Deadline Oct 2.

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The Aviva Community Fund helps passionate people make positive change in your community.  If you’ve got a great idea to create positive change within your community but don’t know how to make it happen, the Aviva Community Fund is an opportunity for you.  35 finalists are selected by voting...


What Is the Westminister World Market?  Pictures and information!

What Is the Westminister World Market? Pictures and information!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Children / Families

What is the Westminster World Market?    (Photo resource was developed by a Regina Open Door teacher in the LINC program (Language Instruction for Newcomers).     It is a multi-cultural crafts and foods market. Newcomers can sell crafts and baking goods. When is it? It is on...


Refugee Sponsorship Community Support 'Meeting.  Sept 28....Register Now

Refugee Sponsorship Community Support 'Meeting. Sept 28....Register Now

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

The Regina Region Local Immigration Partnership (RRLIP) is bringing together people from Regina who have been part of sponsoring refugees, to establish a community support system, and to share resource information. If you are an individual or part of a group that has sponsored refugees in...


Regina Food Bank launches urban agriculture project

Regina Food Bank launches urban agriculture project

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Families

Garden towers in schools aim to help students connect with the food they eat.  Parents may notice a few green thumbs coming home from school over the next few months, as students across the city begin a new urban agriculture initiative. 21 Sep 2017 Regina Leader-Post by Jennifer Ackerman ...


Art For Canadian Newcomers - at the Glen Elm Library!  Free - all ages welcome.

Art For Canadian Newcomers - at the Glen Elm Library! Free - all ages welcome.

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“Art for Canadian Newcomers” Come to the Glen Elm Library for a free monthly art program open to anyone who is new to Canada.   Free, hands-on art making workshops in painting, drawing, sculpture, mixed-media and more! Make art while practicing English language skills. Open to all ages....


EAL Support - Homework Help.  Learn about the program and meet the volunteer tutors at the Open House Sept. 26.Parents and students Welcome!

EAL Support - Homework Help. Learn about the program and meet the volunteer tutors at the Open House Sept. 26.Parents and students Welcome!

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 Open House for our EAL Support Group (Homework Help) Tuesday, September 26, 2017 6:00pm to 07:00pm at our BOC Location, 4th Floor, 2220 12th avenue. We are inviting all parents and students to come and learn about our after school programming and at the same time meet our volunteers who are...