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POWWOW - First Nations University  of Canada - located in Regina - hosts largest Powwow in Saskatchewan!  Everyone in the community invited to attend

POWWOW - First Nations University of Canada - located in Regina - hosts largest Powwow in Saskatchewan! Everyone in the community invited to attend

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First Nations University of Canada POWWOW - Regina April 21 and 22 Brandt Centre, Evraz Place  Admission: $10 daily $15 weekend ($2 Brandt Service Fee at the door) Children 5 and under free Powwow 101 - information video about Powwows Powwow's are a celebration of life, a...


Looming U.S. crackdown could strip right to work from thousands of foreign worker spouses.  Canada offers open work permit to spouses accompanying skilled temporary workers

Looming U.S. crackdown could strip right to work from thousands of foreign worker spouses. Canada offers open work permit to spouses accompanying skilled temporary workers

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Looming U.S. crackdown could strip right to work from thousands of foreign worker spouses April 6, 2018 By Stephen Smith  CIC news Thousands of mainly Indian spouses accompanying skilled foreign workers on H-1B visas in the United States are preparing for the possibility that they may lose...


French Conversation Clubs - Free at the Library

French Conversation Clubs - Free at the Library

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The Regina Public Library holds French Conversation Clubs, at various times, in various branches in the City.   Clubs offered are based on registration numbers.   Levels 1,2,3 and 4 are offered, but vary by season - all the levels may not be offered each season.     Level 1: This is...


Parents and grandparents - Calendar of Activities in French at Cafe Ritionelle.

Parents and grandparents - Calendar of Activities in French at Cafe Ritionelle.

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Activities at CAFE this month: April 2018   Strand of jasette & discoveries:   Rally opportunity for parents and children aged 0 to 5 years. Come have fun, play, tinker, dance, read and chat! A healthy snack is offered.                                                                             ...


ESL series from OMNI TV.  Practise English in your own home

ESL series from OMNI TV. Practise English in your own home

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

ESL series available for newcomers!  Practise English at home   This 120 episode, half-hour TV series is a great resource for newcomers to Saskatchewan who want to improve their English language skills- and will be of interest to learners at many levels. The episodes are segmented and cover...


NW Leisure Centre - Family Nights for $4 - Sunday evenings until June 10

NW Leisure Centre - Family Nights for $4 - Sunday evenings until June 10

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NW Leisure Centre - City of Regina     $ 4 Family* Swim Night    Family definition: *All persons of the same household with amaximum of two persons 25 years and over.     Winter/Spring Session 2018    (January 8 - June 10)    Sundays, 6:30 p.m. to 8:25 p.m     A family friendly leisure...


Art for Newcomers!  Free program on Saturdays.  Family Friendly! Next one - April 14th

Art for Newcomers! Free program on Saturdays. Family Friendly! Next one - April 14th

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Art for Newcomersat the Glen Elm Library   1601 Dewdney Ave E.   FREE monthly program for anyone new to Canada- Try painting, drawing, sculpture, mixed-media and more!- Practice your English- All ages - great for families Drop-ins welcome! Programs are usually the 2nd Saturday of...


Domestic abuse of Newcomer women - Information and promising practises (helpful for service providers working with newcomers)

Domestic abuse of Newcomer women - Information and promising practises (helpful for service providers working with newcomers)

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Domestic Abuse: Considerations when working with Newcomer Women   For more information and resources - for survivors, family and friends, and professionals, go to:  https://pathssk.org/about-abuse/     Although immigrant, refugee, and non-status women experience the same forms of violence...


Skills Canada Provincial finals - home grown talent shines - April 12 and 13 at Evraz Place - Canada Centre  FREE event open to the public

Skills Canada Provincial finals - home grown talent shines - April 12 and 13 at Evraz Place - Canada Centre FREE event open to the public

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Saskatchewan is a growing province which is fueled by the passion, determination and the hard work of its people. Nowhere is this more evident than in the skilled trades and technologies, where creativity and ingenuity shine through in every job well done. 3 Apr 2018  Regina Leader-Postby...


YMCA -  5 Days 5 Ways promotion for the month of April - free swimming pass (and other activities) for 5 visits

YMCA - 5 Days 5 Ways promotion for the month of April - free swimming pass (and other activities) for 5 visits

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5 Days 5 Ways at the YMCA – Try the Y with five free visits! The YMCA is a place to try something new, engage and connect with others in your community and stay healthy in spirit, mind, and body. From swimming to court sports, to strength training to group fitness classes, you are sure to...