Community Programs

Teen Tuesdays! Free!  At the Dunlop Art Gallery, Downtown!

Teen Tuesdays! Free! At the Dunlop Art Gallery, Downtown!

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Teen Tuesdays!   TUESDAYS, JULY AND AUGUST,   1:00-3:00 PM   DUNLOP ART GALLERY, CENTRAL LIBRARY   Drop in weekly to Dunlop Art Gallery for:   inspired activities, presentations, field trips to downtown cultural centres, and film screenings at RPL Film Theatre.   Call Wendy for...


Online Conversational Language Learning System!  At the Library!  Free!

Online Conversational Language Learning System! At the Library! Free!

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Mango is an online language learning system teaching practical conversation skills for a variety of popular languages, such as French, Spanish, Japanese, Portuguese and much more.   Mango also has English as a Second Language courses!   Find the course at the Regina Public Library -...


Interested in Tutoring English?  Take the FREE Online Tutoring Course Offered by Regina Public Library!

Interested in Tutoring English? Take the FREE Online Tutoring Course Offered by Regina Public Library!

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The RPL (Regina Public Library) has been recruiting and training volunteer tutors for many years, at no charge. Over the years they have matched hundreds of learners with tutors.   As staff recognized the time constraints faced by some of the people interested in becoming volunteer tutors,...


Salsa on the Plaza!  Free!  Thursdays!

Salsa on the Plaza! Free! Thursdays!

Posted in Community Programs / Families / Youth

Salsa Party on the Plaza - FREE!   Thursdays  7:00 pm to 11:00 pm   Free salsa lessons from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm,   followed by a three hour dance party!   Come out to learn, meet new people and have...


Volunteer Opportunity Coming Up!  Saskatchewan Organization for Heritage Languages (SOHL)!

Volunteer Opportunity Coming Up! Saskatchewan Organization for Heritage Languages (SOHL)!

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SOHL's Volunteer Program   'SOHL's summer student is currently working to create a complete volunteer program for SOHL. In light of the Ministry of Education funding cuts, we are looking to establish a more concrete volunteer base to assist with the work being done in the SOHL office and by...


Government House Garden Tours!

Government House Garden Tours!

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Not Who, But Watt Tours Government House, 4607 Dewdney Ave, Regina, SK S4T 1B7 July 23, 2016    2:00 pm Step through the garden and into history. Led by Government House's original head gardener, George Watt.(Join acclaimed storyteller, Vincent Murphy, in his historical performance as...


Health-Care Language Barriers Hit French-Speaking Seniors

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For some francophone seniors in Saskatchewan, being able to be understood by those around them — particularly those in the health field — has been a problem.On Friday, a report was released that might make their lives more comfortable in the future. 16 Jul 2016      by Ashley Robinson  ...


North Central 'Library' Feeds Bodies and Minds!

North Central 'Library' Feeds Bodies and Minds!

Posted in Children / Community Programs / Families

Tucked behind the North Central Family Centre (NCFC) is a small building painted the same colour as the main headquarters. Although it may look like a shed, it doesn’t house the lawn mower and fertilizer — it is the NCFC food library. 15 Jul 2016     by Kerry Benjoe    Leader-Post The...


Cycling Safety!  Know The Rules! Obey The Rules!

Cycling Safety! Know The Rules! Obey The Rules!

Posted in Children / Community Programs / Families / Youth

With summer well underway in Regina, more people are riding bicycles on the roads. Everyone, from cyclists to motor vehicle drivers, needs to know the laws regarding bikes to stay safe, writes Ashley Robinson:   15 July 2016 Leader Post   Photo by Don Healy    Constables Richard Claude, left,...


Study Reveals: Newcomers Arrive Healthy But Lose Advantage Over Time!

Study Reveals: Newcomers Arrive Healthy But Lose Advantage Over Time!

Posted in Community Programs / Immigration News

A University of Regina researcher believes the health of new immigrants in Canada is being overlooked, however that may not be the case in Regina.   13 Jul 2016   by Kerry Benjoe   Leader-Post   Michele Degelman’s study, Immigrant status and having a regular medical doctor among Canadian...