Special Awareness Days in June

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Special Awareness Days in June



There are many special awareness days throughout the year.



In the month of June alone, these events are occurring:

·       National Indigenous History Month (June)

·       World Refugee Day (June 20th)

·       National Indigenous Peoples Day (June 21st)

·       Canadian Multiculturalism Day (June 27th)

Link to a Special Awareness Calendar

Here is a sampling of LOCAL special awareness events:

World Refugee Day Events - for more details about each event - Regina Open Door WRD Website Page

June 19th - The Refugee Experience

June 19th - Learn How to Sponsor Refugees

June 19th - Empowering Former Refugees for Financial Independence

June 20th - WRD Recognition Event

June 20th - Defending Refugee Rights at Home and Around the World

June 20th - Resettling and Rebuilding - Stories from Former Refugees in Regina


National Indigenous Peoples Day (NIPD)

June 21 from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Victoria Park & Pat Fiacco Plaza

Event PosterChildren's Activities


Refugee Awareness at the RPL: Free Movies

June 22nd at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. (light refreshments will be served).

Films: 19 Days and Everybody's Children

A discussion will follow the films to provide an opportunity for participants to connect with each other and talk about the refugee situation.

Central Branch, Film Theatre at 2311 - 12th Avenue, Regina