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Citizenship classes at the Library! Starting Wednesday March 7

Citizenship classes at the Library! Starting Wednesday March 7

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Are you hoping to become a Canadian Citizen soon?   Regina Public Library is holding a Citizenship Class for Permanent Resident adults - to help prepare for the Citizenship exam.     Wednesdays:  March 7 - April 11   7:00 - 8:30 pm RPL Sunrise Branch  - 3130 E. Woodhams Drive (in the...


Do you need help with your income tax form?  Community volunteers can help!  Free program

Do you need help with your income tax form? Community volunteers can help! Free program

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Families

Community Volunteer Income Tax Program    Do you need a hand to prepare your Income Tax return?     Volunteers can help you prepare your income tax and benefit return if you have a low to modest income AND a simple tax situation.     Volunteers are not employees or volunteers of the...


Changes to the Immigration Loan Program!  Important information for refugees and sponsors

Changes to the Immigration Loan Program! Important information for refugees and sponsors

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Families

Helping refugees succeed – changes to the Immigration Loans Program come into effect     Ottawa, February 21, 2018 — Changes came into effect today to the Immigration Loans Program which will ease the loan repayment process and give resettled refugees more time to repay their...


Westminster World Market coming March 24th - Newcomers can register for a table NOW!

Westminster World Market coming March 24th - Newcomers can register for a table NOW!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Families

WESTMINSTER WORLD MARKET   Multi-cultural Crafts and Food     Saturday March 24   10am-2pm   Westminster United Church, 3025 -13th Avenue, Regina     An opportunity for newcomers to sell your crafts, baking and pre-packaged food. No charge to participate! No photography...


Live webinar - Express Entry Tips - Optimizing your Comprehensive Ranking System score - March 8

Live webinar - Express Entry Tips - Optimizing your Comprehensive Ranking System score - March 8

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

CIC News Webinar: Express Entry tips with CIC News founder David Cohen   Register now for the March 8 talk on optimizing your CRS score and the advantages of proactive preparation   February 6, 2018 By Stephen Smith And Noah Turner A March 8 live webinar featuring CIC News founder David...


Free Concert to raise funds for supporting refugees.  Admission by donation to the Refugee Fund.

Free Concert to raise funds for supporting refugees. Admission by donation to the Refugee Fund.

Refugee Support Fundraising Concert The Galileo Trio performs at Westminster United Church, 13th Avenue and Cameron Street, Regina,  Sunday February 18 at 7pm.  Comprised of three of Canada's chamber music superstars - Kerry DuWors, violin, Mark Rudoff, cello, and Laura Loewen, piano -...


Citizenship Classes at RODS - Register for the future, as there is a waiting list!

Citizenship Classes at RODS - Register for the future, as there is a waiting list!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Citizenship 101 is an free 8-10 week program that aims at improving knowledge and awareness of Canadian citizenship for newcomers to Canada. In a group learning experience, participants share experiences, learn from guest speakers and experienced facilitators, and gain understanding about...


Did you know?   February is African-Canadian Black History Month

Did you know? February is African-Canadian Black History Month

February is  Black History Month! The Multicultural Council of Saskatchewan (MCoS) website has great information, resources and links to promote awareness about the province's rich African-Canadian Black History, as well as details about events taking place to mark the occasion.   Background...


IELTS Preparation classes - at the Library - starting March 5!  Register at the Literacy Services Unit now!

IELTS Preparation classes - at the Library - starting March 5! Register at the Literacy Services Unit now!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Are you planning to take the IELTS Academic test?   IELTS Preparation Classes for adults taking the test are being held at the Regina Public Library.   You MUST be registered with the Literacy Services Unit to take these classes!   Weekly homework is given.    For more information and...


Canada to Welcome Nearly One Million New Immigrants Through 2020

Canada to Welcome Nearly One Million New Immigrants Through 2020

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Families

Canada to Welcome Nearly One Million New Immigrants Through 2020 CIC News November 1, 2017 By Hugo O'Doherty, Eman Katem And Noah Turner Nearly one million new immigrants will settle in Canada between 2018 and 2020, under what Immigration Minister Ahmed Hussen has labeled “the most...