Families

Remembering The Rohingya -  Protest Against Genocide - Aug. 25th

Remembering The Rohingya - Protest Against Genocide - Aug. 25th

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

For decades, Rohingya Muslims have been forced to flee their villages in Myanmar’s Rakhine state, seeking refuge in neighboring countries, due to systematic discrimination, statelessness and targeted violence. Entire villages were burned to the ground, families were separated and killed, and...


Free Immunization Clinic For Children - Wednesday, Aug. 21st - No Appointment Necessary

Free Immunization Clinic For Children - Wednesday, Aug. 21st - No Appointment Necessary

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Immunizations protect people from very harmful diseases that can make people extremely sick, or can even result in death. These diseases are also very contagious, meaning that they spread to other people very quickly and easily.  It is important to have your children receive these as early...


Volunteers Needed for Summer Bash Event - Aug. 25th

Volunteers Needed for Summer Bash Event - Aug. 25th

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Summer Bash 2019 is looking for volunteers to help on the day of the event. A lot of coordination and people will be required to put off an event that expects to see over 10,000 attendees!  Shifts on Aug. 25th will be:  9:00am - 1:00pm  12:30pm - 4:30pm   3:00pm - 7:00pm  Volunteers...


Deadline to Apply for Creative Kids Funding - TOMORROW (Aug. 16th)

Deadline to Apply for Creative Kids Funding - TOMORROW (Aug. 16th)

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Creative Kids is a program that provides financial assistance to families registering their children (age 4 - 19 years) in creative activities such as art, music, dance, theatre, and culture.  Creative Kids funding is:    • based on a family’s financial need/income • available for people who...


Summer Bash's Summer Market - Sunday, Aug. 11th

Summer Bash's Summer Market - Sunday, Aug. 11th

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Families

Albert Park and Harbour Landing Community Associations are once again hosting Summer Bash, 2019. This year they will host a separate Summer Market, before the Summer Bash. The Summer Market is a craft and tradeshow, with over 100 different vendors! Date: Sunday, August 11th Time: 11:00am...


Free, Family-Friendly Movies in Harbour Landing Area

Free, Family-Friendly Movies in Harbour Landing Area

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Summer Bash YQR is hosting free, family-friendly movies every second Thursday throughout July and August.  The Community Movie Nights will be held at Fairchild Park (4401 Albulet Drive). They will start at dusk (about 9:00pm early in the summer and will move to about 8:15pm in later in...


Free Indoor Gardening Workshops

Free Indoor Gardening Workshops

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Families

The Regina Food Bank is hosting workshops that teach you how to grow nutritious food indoors, throughout the entire year!  You will learn how to grow microgreens and other vegetables using low cost and recyclable materials. You will also receive a starting kit that will allow you to begin...


Free Drop-In Soccer Program

Free Drop-In Soccer Program

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The Heritage Community Association is hosting an opportunity to play non-competitive soccer every Tuesday and Wednesday throughout the summer! Who: People of all ages are welcome to attend Days: Tuesdays and Wednesdays Time: 4:00pm - 6:00pm Location: Core Community Park (some people also call...


IRCC's Recent Changes To Protect Newcomers Living in Vulnerable Situations

IRCC's Recent Changes To Protect Newcomers Living in Vulnerable Situations

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Families

In an effort to address issues making some newcomers particularly vulnerable to abuse and exploitation while in Canada, the Government has made changes to the relevant programs. The major issues and relevant changes are listed below:  Issue: Some migrant workers are afraid to report an...


Three Articles Highlighting Newcomers Celebration of Canada Day

Three Articles Highlighting Newcomers Celebration of Canada Day

With Canada Day occuring last week, it is a great time to highlight several stories about newcomers in Canada.  The first article highlight's an initiative at the Regina Huda School, with the goal of creating deeper connections between Muslims and the non-Muslim community at the school. As part...