Families

City of Regina Challenges People to Take Alternate Modes of Transportation This Week!

City of Regina Challenges People to Take Alternate Modes of Transportation This Week!

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6 Jun 2016  by Natascia Lypny  Leader-Post   As the City of Regina challenges people to take alternate modes of transportation this week, its master plan to shift the way residents get around the city has been pushed back by months. The Transportation Master Plan lays out a vision for how...


Diversity Builds Understanding As Students Share Their Cultures!

Diversity Builds Understanding As Students Share Their Cultures!

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3 Jun 2016 by Ashley Martin  Leader-Post   The boy from Pakistan believes in jinns — spirits. His aunt had one in her house. The boy from Canada believes in aliens, because how can there not be extraterrestrials in an infinite universe? These beliefs don’t intersect. This group of students...


Do Talk to Strangers!  You'll Be Happy You Did!

Do Talk to Strangers! You'll Be Happy You Did!

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6 Jun 2016Leader-PostCOLBY ITKOWITZDo talk to strangers — you’ll be happy you didZoomBookmarkSharePrintListenTranslateIt’s not quite therapy, but if you need someone to hear you, they’ll listenRita Goodroe smiled at the passersby, offering them a seat in the empty chair in front of her....


North Central Community Association Celebrates 40 Years!

North Central Community Association Celebrates 40 Years!

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6 Jun 2016  by Kerry Benjoe   Leader-Post  It was a good day to celebrate in North Central. Leia Lavallee, left, and Laius Lavallee, throw bean bags through a hoop while volunteer Maegan Kravewski looks on at the North Central 40th Anniversary block party held outside of Scott Collegiate...


Beautiful Feet Ministries! Taking Supplies to Zambia!

Beautiful Feet Ministries! Taking Supplies to Zambia!

7 May 2016  by Darlene Polachic  Leader-Post      BIBLES FOR ZAMBIANS   Clair Ziolkowski, founder of Beautiful Feet Ministries, will take 2,400 of these pillowcase dresses, sewn by volunteers across Saskatchewan, to Zambia later this year for girls in orphanages.  Clair Ziolkowski’s first...


Cathedral Area Self-Guided Walking Tour! FREE!

Cathedral Area Self-Guided Walking Tour! FREE!

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A love story — and more on this walking tour!   May 21, 2016 by Craig Baird  Regina Leader Post  The 13th Avenue Coffeehouse is the last stop on the self-guided tour. (Photo Don Healy / Leader-Post)   The Cathedral area has a rich history. From a shoe shop love story to the home of...


Sask. Science Centre Releases Bats from Shelter!

Sask. Science Centre Releases Bats from Shelter!

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14 May 2016  By Alex Johnson Leader-Post   Bats spread their wings after winter at the ‘spa’ Saskatchewan Science Centre event coordinator Sheila Beaubien feeds a big brown bat some mealworms in Regina on Friday. Some bats that spent the winter at the science centre were released...


Fans Bid Their Bittersweet Farewells to Taylor Field (Mosaic Stadium) ...

Fans Bid Their Bittersweet Farewells to Taylor Field (Mosaic Stadium) ...

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24 May 2016 by Natascia Lypny Leader-Post  ... but they’ll still have a few years to say their goodbyes!   Casey Schroth sits on the turf with his kids Caylee and Caden at a Mosaic Stadium farewell season kickoff event in Regina on Saturday. The stadium hosted the Grey Cup three times, as well...


MOSAIC! A Festival of Cultures! June 2nd, 3rd and 4th!

MOSAIC! A Festival of Cultures! June 2nd, 3rd and 4th!

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Mo Fun! Mo Culture! Mosaic! Mosaic will be taking place on June 4th, 5th and 6th! We have twenty participating pavilions with the return of the Polish and First Nations Pavilions!   Austrian Edelweiss Pavilion   Balaton Hungarian Pavilion                       ...


Refugee Story - Boxing for Canada!

Refugee Story - Boxing for Canada!

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14 May 2016  by Greg Harder  Leader-Post   Arthur Biyarslanov has been boxing for 8½ years, but his fight began much earlier.  Team Canada’s Arthur Biyarslanov trains at the Regina Boxing Club in advance of Friday’s Ken Goff Memorial Boxing Classic.The Chechen refugee was forced to abandon...