Youth

Newcomer Youth Toastmasters Leadership Program starting Thursday evenings in October. Open to Ages 13 - 21.  Limited spaces, so register now.  Free!

Newcomer Youth Toastmasters Leadership Program starting Thursday evenings in October. Open to Ages 13 - 21. Limited spaces, so register now. Free!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth

For many, especially when trying to communicate in a new language, speaking in public is frightening!    Toastmasters International is a world leader in communication and leadership development. Members improve their speaking and leadership skills by attending one of the 16,400 clubs in...


Queen City Marathon Needs Volunteers for Refreshment Station - Newcomers and Families Welcome!  Sunday Sept 10th Morning

Queen City Marathon Needs Volunteers for Refreshment Station - Newcomers and Families Welcome! Sunday Sept 10th Morning

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

The Queen City Marathon (QCM) has a number of events - walks and runs of different lengths, for different ages and ability levels, and various displays. Come out to participate, watch or volunteer. The QCM requires many volunteers and some areas still need helpers!  This is a great opportunity...


 Family Street Fair to Celebrate Canada 150 With Art, Culture, Performances, Activities and Sea Creatures!  Saturday Sept 2nd!  2100 Block Robinson Street - FREE!

Family Street Fair to Celebrate Canada 150 With Art, Culture, Performances, Activities and Sea Creatures! Saturday Sept 2nd! 2100 Block Robinson Street - FREE!

The Connect Street Fair is an opportunity for celebrating diversity, empowerment, belonging and hope! Called 'Recasting Reconciliation and Exploring Diversity through Culture and Art', this is one of the few community exhibitions in Celebration of Canada's 150th Birthday. 'The Caring...


The Big Book Sale!  August 31 - Sept 2 at the Tartan Curling Club.   Come and Buy Books at Great Prices.

The Big Book Sale! August 31 - Sept 2 at the Tartan Curling Club. Come and Buy Books at Great Prices.

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children

Do you need books for your children?  For yourself?  For a reasonable price? Come to the Big Book Sale!  1464 Broadway Ave. Thursday August 31 - 11am - 8pm Friday September 1 - 11am - 8pm Saturday, Sept 2 - 11am - 5pm  Paperback and hardcover books of many types: Fiction...


Are You a Newcomer in Regina?  Free Bus Tour (With Interpretation) to Learn About the City!  August 29th at 9:30 am.

Are You a Newcomer in Regina? Free Bus Tour (With Interpretation) to Learn About the City! August 29th at 9:30 am.

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

Have you recently arrived in Regina? Would you like to meet other new arrivals, and see some city streets, landmarks and places that could be important for new people to learn about? Orientation Services for Newcomers (OSN) at Regina Open Door Society (RODS) has arranged for a city bus to give...


Newcomers Going to High School?  Free Orientation Sessions by SSWIS (Settlement Support Workers in Schools). Parents Welcome!

Newcomers Going to High School? Free Orientation Sessions by SSWIS (Settlement Support Workers in Schools). Parents Welcome!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Families

Orientation Workshops for Newcomers (OWN) is a program for newcomer high-school students.  They will benefit by gaining a better understanding of their school and adapt to school life in Canada. This will help them to be more self-reliant and confident. They will also gain an improved sense...


Story Shares - A Free On-Line Library, Especially of Interest to Older Kids and Adults Learning English!

Story Shares - A Free On-Line Library, Especially of Interest to Older Kids and Adults Learning English!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Are you interested in reading interesting stories and short books, written by students, teachers and many others?  There are a lot you can choose from!   Do you dream of writing - your story, or fiction, or mysteries, or.....whatever, so others can read it? Here is an opportunity!    ...


Volunteer Opportunity, Working at Encore Market - YWCA

Volunteer Opportunity, Working at Encore Market - YWCA

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Families

Are you interested in volunteering in a store-type atmosphere?  YWCA always has a need for people to assist.   YWCA Regina (Encore Market – Sales Volunteer)Organization Name: YWCA ReginaOpportunity Title: Encore Market – Sales VolunteerCommitment: Ongoing Opportunity (> 1 year)Start Date:...


Solar Eclipse Day Monday August 21. Protect Your Eyes!

Solar Eclipse Day Monday August 21. Protect Your Eyes!

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Eclipse Day  Monday, August 21, 2017  10:00am  2:30pm  A partial solar eclipse will be visible over North America beginning at 10:30am local time, with the sun becoming 75% covered at 11:46am, and then be finished by 1:04pm. Join us for some Eclipse Day fun and learning!   At 10:05am see our...


Latest Newcomer News - #6 - August 2017.  Information on New Regina Programs and Other Services

Latest Newcomer News - #6 - August 2017. Information on New Regina Programs and Other Services

RRLIP (Regina Region Local Immigration Partnership) is happy to share the latest edition of Newcomer News - a plain-language newsletter featuring programs and services in Regina that are of interest and value to newcomers in Regina and those who are part of a newcomer's support system.  ...