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 Business Associations Put Forward A Plan to Transform Saskatchewan

Business Associations Put Forward A Plan to Transform Saskatchewan

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It has been over a year since the phrase “transformational change” started approaching commonplace in Saskatchewan political circles. Finance Minister Kevin Doherty started using the term shortly after the 2016-17 budget and the $434 million deficit going with it were announced. By D.C....


Babysitting Course - For Children and Youth - Ages 11 and Over

Babysitting Course - For Children and Youth - Ages 11 and Over

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children

St. John Ambulance Babysitting Course:   This course is recommended for children age 11 and older who are interested in taking responsibility for younger children.   Courses include Basic First Aid and CPR training, child care basics, safety practices and activities to keep...


$5000 Busary for Further Education.  Apply to the Leader Post Foundation!

$5000 Busary for Further Education. Apply to the Leader Post Foundation!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Families

Each year the Leader-Post Foundation awards a number of $5,000 bursaries to qualified applicants.The Foundation believes in providing service to the community, assistance to those in need and encouragement for promising young students.  It is from those beliefs that the criteria for the...


Our Future Depends on a Diverse, Just Society.

Our Future Depends on a Diverse, Just Society.

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Canada’s 150th a time of celebration, renewal! by John D. Whyte (John Whyte is policy fellow emeritus of the JohnsonShoyama Graduate School of Public Policy at the University of Regina). 31 Jan 2017  Regina Leader-Post In this year, the 150th year since the formation of Canada, we have...


Free Family Fun at the Mackenzie Art Gallery on Sundays.

Free Family Fun at the Mackenzie Art Gallery on Sundays.

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

STUDIO SUNDAYS AT THE MACKENZIE Studio Sundays, presented by Great West Life, London Life, and Canada Life, offer: Hands-on art activities and Family-friendly explorations of themes in our current exhibitions  Every Sunday from 2 - 4pm Led by a trained Gallery Facilitator in the BMO...


 Premier Wall asks Education Minister Morgan 'to Review the Library Funding ssue'

Premier Wall asks Education Minister Morgan 'to Review the Library Funding ssue'

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News / Youth / Children / Families

Weeks after the provincial budget introduced massive funding cuts to public libraries across Saskatchewan, Premier Brad Wall says he wants his government to take another look at its decision. Saskatchewan Premier Brad Wall by Dave Deibert, Saskatoon star Phoenix April 20, 2017 Shortly...


Saskatchewan Has Been Recognized as Having the Highest Number of Volunteers Per Capita in Canada.

Saskatchewan Has Been Recognized as Having the Highest Number of Volunteers Per Capita in Canada.

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Volunteerism The scope and value of volunteerism in Canada is impressive. It is estimated that one in three Canadians volunteer. The value of these contributions is well in excess of one billion hours a year – an estimated 500,000 full-time jobs. Saskatchewan has been recognized as the...


Parliamentary Committee Submits Recommendations to Improve IRCC Client Services

Parliamentary Committee Submits Recommendations to Improve IRCC Client Services

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

Improved call centre services and smoother application tracking processes are among the stand-out recommendations that have been submitted by a Parliamentary Committee that has completed its work on the Modernization of Client Service Delivery at the department of Immigration, Refugees...


Conference for Members of Non-Profit Organizations. Free!  June 9, 2017 in Regina

Conference for Members of Non-Profit Organizations. Free! June 9, 2017 in Regina

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Common Threads: Weaving a Stronger Nonprofit Sector “Common Threads: Weaving a Stronger Non-profit Sector” is a FREE conference that will take place on June 9, 2017 at Luther College at the University of Regina.   This second annual conference is co-hosted by VSSN (Voluntary Sector...


Living Heritage: Sharing the Land.  Seating Limited. Free!

Living Heritage: Sharing the Land. Seating Limited. Free!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

LIVING HERITAGE: SHARING THE LAND Friday, May 12, 20178:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.Royal Saskatchewan Museum,2445 Albert Street, Regina, SK Registration: Those interested in attending are encouraged to register at www.schoolofpublicpolicy.ca (please select “News and Events”, followed by “Upcoming...