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The City of Regina Has Launched a New and Improved Website

The City of Regina Has Launched a New and Improved Website

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The City of Regina has deveoped a new website that has many improvments and is easier to use. This replaces their previous website that was designed in 2008. Improvements to the site include the following: - a simplified menu and improved search functions - digital transit (bus) schedules -...


Regina's Pride Festival is This Week - June 7th - 16th, 2019

Regina's Pride Festival is This Week - June 7th - 16th, 2019

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The Government of Saskatchewan has proclaimed June to be "Pride Month" each year. Regina's Pride Festival is called Queen City Pride and is a 10-day celebration of the LGBTQ community and features many events that educate, entertain, and enlighten participants about our gender and sexually...


Join Other Regina Residents in Watching Canada's Only Professional Basketball Team Attempt to Make History

Join Other Regina Residents in Watching Canada's Only Professional Basketball Team Attempt to Make History

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The Toronto Raptors, will have a chance to win the NBA (National Basketball Association) title today! This would be the first time a Canadian team has ever won the championship. As the Raptors are Canada's only professinoal basketball team, sports fans across the country are exicted about...


Free Immunization Clinics For Your Children - No Appointment Necessary

Free Immunization Clinics For Your Children - No Appointment Necessary

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Immunizations are free to all families in Canada and protect you from illness that spread very quickly and can make people extremely sick, cause life-long sickness, or can even result in death. Many of these immunizations are important to receive as early in life as possible. The...


Summer Activities List, 2019

Summer Activities List, 2019

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As many newcomer families may be unaware of activities available for their children during the summer months, the RRLIP has developed a  list of summer camps and activities happening in or near Regina, for children and youth  to attend! The list includes a short description of the programs,...


Mosaic: a Festival of Cultures starts Thursday, May 30th

Mosaic: a Festival of Cultures starts Thursday, May 30th

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Mosaic: A Festival of Cultures  is a multicultural festival, that has happened in Regina every year for the past 52 years!  The dates for this year's festival are: Thursday, May 30  (5:00pm - 11:30pm) Friday, May 31  (5:00pm - 11:30pm)  Saturday, June 1  (2:00pm - 12am) There are 19...


Private Sponsorship Information Drop-In Opportunity - Wednesday, May 29th

Private Sponsorship Information Drop-In Opportunity - Wednesday, May 29th

Are you a refugee sponsorship group, or interested in becoming one? The Newcomer Welcome Centre and the RRLIP have arranged for an opportunity for people with private sponsorship related questions, to meet in-person with Helen Smith-McIntyre, from the Refugee Sponsorship Training...


Do You Enjoy Feeding the Birds in Regina? Make Sure You Are Feeding them the Correct Food!

Do You Enjoy Feeding the Birds in Regina? Make Sure You Are Feeding them the Correct Food!

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As the weather gets warmer and the geese and other birds have returned to Saskatchewan,  it is important to know what types of foods are good for them and what can cause them harm, or even kill them. When waterfowl are fed items like bread and popcorn, malnutrition and disease can become an...


Cathedral Village Arts Festival This Week!

Cathedral Village Arts Festival This Week!

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The Cathedral Village Arts Festival is a free, family friendly artistic celebration and has many fun activities throughout the week!  Remaining family friendly activities include: Lantern Walk and Evening  Shopping Thursday, May 23rd 5pm - 10pm  Enjoy the evening exploring the shops and...


Receive Help Registering for Your Children's RESPs and Canada Learning Bonds - For Free

Receive Help Registering for Your Children's RESPs and Canada Learning Bonds - For Free

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Volunteers will be present at the Regina Food Bank on Thursdsay, May 23rd from 10:00am - 3:00pm, to help you register for your children's Canada Learning Bond. The Canada Learning Bond is money that the Government adds to a Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP) for children from...