Youth

3,500 new construction workers needed in Sask. in next decade: BuildForce Canada

3,500 new construction workers needed in Sask. in next decade: BuildForce Canada

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BuildForce Canada said Saskatchewan’s construction industry may need up to 3,500 new skilled workers over the next 10 years. By David Giles  Senior Web Producer  Global News  Jan 31/2018 John Locher / AP PhotoAs many as 3,500 new construction workers will be needed in Saskatchewan within the...


Telemiracle coming to Regina March 3 and 4.  Family-friendly performances - FREE to attend

Telemiracle coming to Regina March 3 and 4. Family-friendly performances - FREE to attend

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Telemiracle announces performers, new look   20 Jan 2018  Regina Leader-Post  Postmedia News  SASKATOON A modern look for Telemiracle Teddy and some new special guests will be front and centre at the iconic annual Saskatchewan fundraiser next month.   “Saskatchewan’s Charity” Telemiracle will...


Family Day fun! The Waskimo Winter Festival is returning to Regina for the second year in a row - on Feb 19

Family Day fun! The Waskimo Winter Festival is returning to Regina for the second year in a row - on Feb 19

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Sled dog races return to Regina at Waskimo     20 Jan 2018  Regina Leader-Post - Postmedia News    The Waskimo Winter Festival is returning to Regina for the second year in a row.     The outdoor festival on Wascana Lake was reborn last February after a 14-year hiatus caused by the Big...


Surviving Winter in Saskatchewan - dealing with SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder)

Surviving Winter in Saskatchewan - dealing with SAD (Seasonal Affective Disorder)

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Seasonal affective disorder: 8 ways to boost your energy this winter   By Arti Patel   National Online Journalist, Smart Living   Global News   Watch video here   The weather is cold, days are short and you’re definitely lacking energy.    Jan. 15 — “Blue Monday” — is supposedly the...


Right by You - Parent Tip #8

Right by You - Parent Tip #8

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Parent Tip #8: Be a good listener. There are times when a teen may want to talk, but a parent or caregiver isn’t listening because they’re busy or distracted. Or maybe they only listen long enough to jump in with advice or a lecture. It’s important to give the conversation your full attention....


Christmas Bird Count 4 Kids - Free Family-Friendly Activity on Jan 6.  Registration Required!

Christmas Bird Count 4 Kids - Free Family-Friendly Activity on Jan 6. Registration Required!

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Christmas Bird Count for Kids   Presented by Nature Saskatchewan    Fun and FREE for all ages!   Saturday January 6, 2018  1pm till 4pm   2900 Wascana Drive, Wascana Park   Live Burrowing Owl presentation by Saskatchewan Burrowing Owl Interpretive Centre   Free Snacks and...


Websites with Kids Activities in Regina and Area

Websites with Kids Activities in Regina and Area

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Kids/Family Activities   There are a number of websites that continually update information about kid-friendly and family activities happening in Regina.    Some activities are free, some are low-cost, and others are regular price.   Check out these websites for...


Young Workers Readiness Course

Young Workers Readiness Course

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Young Worker Readiness Program Description    Go to the YWRCC website here   What this course is about:   This interactive, online course provides information about employment standards and workplace health and safety.    The course contains three modules and a mandatory test. The...


Young Canada Works Now Accepting 2018 Applications.  Employers, apply now!

Young Canada Works Now Accepting 2018 Applications. Employers, apply now!

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Young Canada Works creates meaningful youth employment in the built heritage sectors by helping employers who offer student summer jobs and internship positions in areas like historic research and heritage site interpretation, Doors Open events, and much more. YCW is a collaboration between...


Right by you - Tip #7 for Parents

Right by you - Tip #7 for Parents

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When it comes to communicating with your teen, it’s a two-way street. Building a strong relationship means talking and sharing on both sides – teen and parent or caregiver. If your teen gives answers such as “I dunno,” or brushes you off with one-word replies, try sharing some of your own...