Community Programs

Creative Writing Workshop for Newcomers - Saturdays in November

Creative Writing Workshop for Newcomers - Saturdays in November

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Opening Doors Through Stories is an opportunity for newcomers to learn how to write and share their stories in a creative way.  The workshops will be held every Saturday in November. Time: 10:00AM - 12:00PM Location:  Regina Open Door Society Address: 2314 11th Avenue To read about the outcome...


RRLIP Fall, 2019 Project Newsletter - Now Available

RRLIP Fall, 2019 Project Newsletter - Now Available

The 16th edition of RRLIP Project News features the following information:  An update on on things that we've done since the Spring/Summer edition  Links to community surveys; one for newcomers-only and one for the general community (including newcomers, service providers and any...


Neighbors: A Community Quilting Project

Posted in Community Programs / Families

The  Dunlop Central Gallery is hosting community stitching sessions where newcomers can learn about Indigenous peoples of Canada (T/R Call to Action #93). POSTER AVAILABLE HERE.   Create a work of art to take home or contribute to a Regina community quilt.The  Community Quilting Project ...


RODS Annual Flu Clinic - October 22nd

RODS Annual Flu Clinic - October 22nd

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Get your flu vaccine for FREE on Tuesday, October 22nd!  Where: First Baptist Church  Address: 2241 Victoria Avenue, Regina  When: 9am-11:30am & 1pm-3:30pm  Details: - for Permanent Residents only  - wear a short sleeve shirt  - bring your Sask Health Card *interpreters will...


Human Rights and the Duty to Accommodate Workshop - November 4th

Human Rights and the Duty to Accommodate Workshop - November 4th

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The University of Regina's Community Research Unit invites you to attend a free workshop addressing Human Rights and the Duty to Accommodate  About this Event: Sometimes people need to be treated differently in order to be treated fairly. Employers and service providers have an obligation...


Employment-Related Workshop for Newcomer Youth - Oct. 18th

Employment-Related Workshop for Newcomer Youth - Oct. 18th

Posted in Community Programs / Youth

Newcomer Carer and Support Services is hosting a workshop on customer service skills and career planning for newcomer youth (age 15 - 25)  Date: Friday, October 18th Time: 10:00am - 3:30pm  Location: Newcomer Careeer and Support Services  Address: 160 McIntosh Street, Regina ...


Fire Prevention Week Shouldn't Be the Only Time to Think About Fire Safety

Fire Prevention Week Shouldn't Be the Only Time to Think About Fire Safety

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As Fire Prevention Week comes to a close this weekend, it is important to make sure fire safety and fire escape planning remains a priority for all Canadian families.  In an effort to support newcomers and those working with them, the RRLIP has a resource page dedicated to Fire...


Are you interested in a career in the Childcare Industry?

Are you interested in a career in the Childcare Industry?

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The Regina Open Door Society is holding an English for Employment Childcare Program, which will help newcomers learn industry-specific English language and employment skills. The program provides classroom training Monday - Thursday, 9:00am - 1:00pm and will run from October 21 to November...


Canada's Small Business Week - Oct. 15 - 24

Canada's Small Business Week - Oct. 15 - 24

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Small Business Week is a national celebration of Canadian entrepreneurs and their contribution to Canada’s economy. Regina Public Library (RPL) will be hosting a two-week long series of events and education workshops to support and celebrate with the local business community.  There will be...


Home Alone Preparation Course

Home Alone Preparation Course

Posted in Community Programs / Youth

Safe and Sound 101 will provide youth (10 years old and over) with the skills to confidently and safely stay safe at home alone. Participants will leave this 1- day, 3-hour course with fire & emergency safety skills, housekeeping & cooking skills, and basic first aid. Available Course Dates...