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Newcomer News - Issue #9

Newcomer News - Issue #9

While the Spring/Summer edition of the Newcomer News  was emailed to our subscription lists in July, we are a little late sharing the newsletter on our blog. Some of the highlighted programs have finished at the end of Summer. But, there are several topics and programs that would still be...


Orientation About Citizenship and Canada's Election System

Orientation About Citizenship and Canada's Election System

Posted in Community Programs

The Regina Open Door Society invites you to attend an information session explaining their Citizenship Preparation Program - Citizenship 101, eligibility to become a Canadian Citizen, resources available to help you prepare, etc. The session will also help you to understand Election process...


Community Safety Seminar - Oct. 3rd

Community Safety Seminar - Oct. 3rd

Posted in Community Programs

The Saskatchewan Safety Council is hosting a Community Safety Seminar aimed at bringing peole together to discuss, and strategize ways to Work Together to Achieve a Safe Saskatchewan. This seminar is relevant to all populations, including newcomers, as well as support agencies.  This Seminar...


UR Career Fair - Sept. 23rd

UR Career Fair - Sept. 23rd

Posted in Community Programs

The University of Regina's Careers Day, 2019 is their biggest, best attended Career fair of the year! This is an opportunity to connect with some of Canada's top employers. It is appropriate for individuals looking for a range of employment opportunities, including part-time, full-time,...


Free Drop-in Program for Ages 10-14

Free Drop-in Program for Ages 10-14

Posted in Community Programs / Youth

The City of Regina's My Time is a fun, group program, for youth aged 10-14.  As a group, participants play games, trivia, go swimming and other fun outings. Pre-registration is not required, but participants must have a Participant Information Form signed by a parent or guardian. The form can...


Free Drop-in Programs for Grade Kindergarten to Grade 8

Free Drop-in Programs for Grade Kindergarten to Grade 8

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children

They City of Regina's Recreate YQR is a free, after school program for kids in school up to grade 8. It is a place where kids can play, learn and keep active in a welcoming environment.  When: Mondays from September to December. Time: 3:30pm - 5:30pm.  Where: The following locations: -...


The City of Regina is Encouraging People from Diverse Backgrounds to Join Their Boards and Committees

The City of Regina is Encouraging People from Diverse Backgrounds to Join Their Boards and Committees

Posted in Community Programs

City council recently approved a policy change, which is directed at achieving more diverse representation on city boards and committees. They are encouraging minority groups, such as women, Aboriginal people, youth and  newcomers  to join the City's advisories, boards and committees.   The...


Interested in a Career in Housekeeping?

Interested in a Career in Housekeeping?

Posted in Community Programs

Newcomer Carer and Support Services is hosting a FREE workship designed to increase your skills in the area of Housekeeping Topics you will learn about include:  In-class training on Housekeeping duties  Building communication skills  Workplace safety  Resume writing and...


Discuss Major Issues for Older Adults, with Electoral Candidates

Discuss Major Issues for Older Adults, with Electoral Candidates

Posted in Community Programs / Families

This is an opportunity to voice your opinions and concerns about issues effecting Older Adults (seniors) in Canada.  Candidates for the upcoming Federal election will be there to listen to your concerns and to talk about how they intend to address them, if they win the election.  When:...


Opportunity to Discuss Food Issues with Electoral Candidates - Thursday, September 19th

Opportunity to Discuss Food Issues with Electoral Candidates - Thursday, September 19th

Posted in Community Programs / Families

As we look ahead to the Federal election,  Food Regina invites you to an opportunity to discuss food issues that matter the most to you and your family. Candidates for the upcoming Federal election will be present to hear about your concerns and will talk about their intentions with respect...