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Grants Available for Community Projects for Newcomers - Deadline Sept 1, 2021

Grants Available for Community Projects for Newcomers - Deadline Sept 1, 2021

Posted in Community Programs

The South Saskatchewan Community Foundation disperses grant funds each year to many community charitable organizations.  There are a number of different grants, with various focuses. Many are applicable to newcomers.   Grants can cover such things as: supporting outreach to those...


Free Lunch Hour Seminar - Growing Prairie Hardy Fruit Trees

Free Lunch Hour Seminar - Growing Prairie Hardy Fruit Trees

Posted in Community Programs

Have you ever tried to grow fruits such as Saskatoon berries, blueberries, cherries, plums, etc., and they didn't produce as you had hoped? This will be an opportunity for you to learn from expert horticulturalists from the City of Regina. They will explain why your efforts were not rewarded...


Free Online Citizenship Class Starting July 24 - facilitated by Regina Open Door Society (RODS)

Free Online Citizenship Class Starting July 24 - facilitated by Regina Open Door Society (RODS)

Posted in Community Programs

Citizenship 101 Online Summer Course is starting on July 24th. Permanent residents 18 years and up and who have CLB-4+ level of English proficiency can enrol and learn the Discover Canada Guide chapters with a group, RODS facilatators and guest speakers. There will be presentations on each...


Regina Library - Children's Summer Programs Are Happening Now!

Regina Library - Children's Summer Programs Are Happening Now!

Posted in Community Programs / Youth / Children / Families

Library Branches are now open, go to your local branch to see what is happening near you!  Popup story time at the Central Library (downtown) – every weekday 10:30 am – 11:00 for ages 2-5.Different Children's and Youth programs are running at different locations.Farmer’s Market Booth –...


Information for When Heat Warnings are in Effect

Information for When Heat Warnings are in Effect

Posted in Community Programs

Extreme Temperatures can be dangerous!   Make sure you and your loved ones keep cool if possible, drink plenty of water, take breaks in the shade, and use sunscreen and hats.   The City of Regina has worked with various community services to set up Cooling Spaces - places where people can get...


COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic for Newcomers Booking Appointments- Register Now!

COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic for Newcomers Booking Appointments- Register Now!

Posted in Community Programs

Regina Open Door Society, in partnership with Saskatchewan Health Authority will hold another COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic for newcomers. July 27, 2021 9:00am to 3:30pm.  First Baptist Church (2241 Victoria Avenue, Regina SK).   1st and 2nd doses are available.  The clinic is open to all...


Volunteer Opportunity with the RRLIP (Regina Region Local Immigration Partnership)!

Volunteer Opportunity with the RRLIP (Regina Region Local Immigration Partnership)!

Posted in Community Programs / RRLIP Project News

RRLIP is looking for members for the Immigrant Advisory Table.  Please consider joining us!  Looking for a Meaningful Volunteer Opportunity? Would you like to… put forward your community’s interests and concerns gain impactful Canadian...


Share Your Opinion - Quick Survey about Oath -Taking

Share Your Opinion - Quick Survey about Oath -Taking

Posted in Community Programs

In Canada, there are numerous times when oaths are necessary.  An OATH is a solemn, legal declaration to do what you are promising (be faithful, tell the truth, etc.).  Some examples of oaths are: Citizenship Oath; Oath of Allegience to Canada; Police Oath; Oath in a Court of Law. The RRLIP...


Help for stress and anxiety with the many changes occurring.  Options are available for working through concerns.

Help for stress and anxiety with the many changes occurring. Options are available for working through concerns.

Posted in Community Programs

With so many changes in the last year, and with more coming up as Saskatchewan 'Re-Opens', people can experience stress, anxiety and fear.  There is help available!  Some programs that you, your children, family members or community might find helpful are listed below.   BounceBack is a...


Fire Safety and Fire Escape Activities - NEW videos and apps to teach children!

Fire Safety and Fire Escape Activities - NEW videos and apps to teach children!

Posted in Community Programs

Regina Fire and Protective Services is always looking for ways to help keep people safe!  They often work with community partners to develop new videos and programs to assist with teaching and training in a more accessible way.   Here are their newest videos and apps!   1. A new public...