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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!

Posted in Community Programs / Families / Immigration News / Youth

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...


Language School Organizations Call On Government to Restore $225,000 Grant!

Language School Organizations Call On Government to Restore $225,000 Grant!

Protests continue over cuts to Sask. language schools  Education Minister says parents can pick up the extra cost   CBC News Posted: May 30, 2016 5:23 PM  People who support heritage language classes were at the Legislature on Monday to protest the government's decision to cut $225,000 from...


Education for Truth and Reconciliation!  Public 'Blanket Exercise' in Regina!  June 1!  FREE!

Education for Truth and Reconciliation! Public 'Blanket Exercise' in Regina! June 1! FREE!

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Join us for the Blanket Exercise, an interactive experience that explores the impact of the history between Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples in Canada.  Without knowing our shared history, we cannot come to reconciliation.   Bring an open mind and heart—and a blanket!   All are welcome,...


High Praise for City's First Cultural Plan!

High Praise for City's First Cultural Plan!

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19 May 2016 Leader-Post by Natascia Lypny   Regina’s first cultural plan is on its way to implementation after years of public involvement and a significant rewrite.   Coun. Bob Hawkins, a member of the municipal community and protective services committee that approved the plan Wednesday,...