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Free Art Program for Newcomers to Canada.  Bring the Whole Family to Glen Elm Library on Dec 9th.  No Registration Necessary - drop in and participate!

Free Art Program for Newcomers to Canada. Bring the Whole Family to Glen Elm Library on Dec 9th. No Registration Necessary - drop in and participate!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

“Art for Canadian Newcomers”   Come to the Glen Elm Library for a free monthly art program open to anyone who is new to Canada.  Free, hands-on art making workshops in painting, drawing, sculpture, mixed-media and more!  Make art while practicing English language skills.   Open to all ages....


Winter Activities for Kids!  Lots of information for families!

Winter Activities for Kids! Lots of information for families!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

The Settlement Support Workers in Schools (SSWIS) program works with newcomer students and families to support, provide information and assist in settling into their new city - Regina.   There are many activities available for children and families, but sometimes it is difficult to find out...


Ehrlo Outdoor Hockey League celebrates milestone -  Newcomers Welcome to Join the Free Program! Register now!

Ehrlo Outdoor Hockey League celebrates milestone - Newcomers Welcome to Join the Free Program! Register now!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children

By Julie Folk Woldu  Published on: November 29, 2017 | Twenty-five years ago, 15 students wanted to give back. Their generosity has led to thousands of kids becoming involved in sport over the years through the Ehrlo Outdoor Hockey League. “It started as a classroom project, as a way for 15...


The RRLIP has added a new staff member!  Welcome to Laura Strong

The RRLIP has added a new staff member! Welcome to Laura Strong

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

RRLIP Expands!   The Regina Region Local Immigration Partnership has been in existance for 3 years, with 2 staff members - Carol Brouwers and Deborah Stevens.    The RRLIP is directed by an inclusive, multi-sector Partnership Council, representing many sectors in the City.    It is informed...


Latest Heritage Saskatchewan Video about Living Culture - a Bengali pioneer story

Latest Heritage Saskatchewan Video about Living Culture - a Bengali pioneer story

Posted in Community Programs

Saskatchewan Heritage - Canada 150 video series - from Heritage Saskatchewan  2017 marks the 150th anniversary of Canada’s confederation. Commemorative events like Canada 150 invite us to consider how our heritage has shaped the present, to learn lessons from the past, and to discuss what we...


Christmas Lights Across Canada - Free Family event - Dec 7th - 5:30 - 8 pm

Christmas Lights Across Canada - Free Family event - Dec 7th - 5:30 - 8 pm

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

CHRISTMAS LIGHTS ACROSS CANADA    Thursday, December 7, 2017  Come & Go from 5:30 to 8:00 p.m.   The lights will be on at the Saskatchewan Legislative Building as we officially kick off the holiday season.   Join us any time between 5:30 and 8:00 p.m. We’ll be celebrating winter with...


German Club celebrates Glockenspiel victory at council

German Club celebrates Glockenspiel victory at council

Posted in Community Programs

Alvin Knoll was saddened to see Regina’s glockenspiel rusting away in an outdoor lot this year, parts of its ironwork broken off, the concrete pedestal discarded. But now he sees it as a blessing in disguise. Regina Leader-Post 29 Nov 2017 by Arthur White-Crummey  “I’m looking at it on...


We Speak Translate App - free webinar training on Dec 12.  Register now! There are a few spots still available

We Speak Translate App - free webinar training on Dec 12. Register now! There are a few spots still available

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

The 'We Speak Translate Project' is a collaboration between Google Translate and the Inter-Cultural Association of Greater Victoria (ICA). It utilizes the Google Translate App for refugee resettlement and newcomer inclusion in communities. The project involves training community...


Citizenship Preparation Classes for Adults - at the Library!  Next Class -Thursday Dec. 7th at 7pm.  Call to register

Citizenship Preparation Classes for Adults - at the Library! Next Class -Thursday Dec. 7th at 7pm. Call to register

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Citizenship Class for Permanent Residents who are registered in RPL's Literacy Services Unit. (You can register with Literacy Services at the class)   Call 306-777-6009 for more information.       Next acheduled class:   Thursday Dec 7   7-8 pm   Central Adult Library Boardroom (2311 -...


Young men in Sask. making more with apprenticeships than bachelor's degrees: Stats Can

Young men in Sask. making more with apprenticeships than bachelor's degrees: Stats Can

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Families

Sask. deviates from Canada-wide trend, in which those with apprenticeship certificates make 11% less By Micki Cowan, CBC News  Nov 29, 2017  The number of young men getting apprenticeship certificates in Canada jumped nearly three percentage points since 2006. (Shutterstock) Young men...