News & Events


Oct
23
            Happy Hour - MARK YOUR CALENDAR November 2, 2017                                            The SLA Board is excited to be hosting the 4th Annual Saskatchewan Libraries Happy Hours across the province on November 2 from 5:00 to 7:00.  All SLA members, library friends, and supporters are...
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Oct
16
For Immediate Release: October 16, 2017 Foodie Film Night offers a fresh take on dinner and a movie Local foodies and film enthusiasts looking for a new take on the classic dinner-and-a-movie outing need look no further than RPL Film Theatre’s Foodie Film Night on Saturday, October 21. The annual event offers a filmgoing experience unique to RPL Film Theatre, pairing a food-focused documentary screening with a tasting event that features custom creations from local chefs and artisans....
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Oct
13
                                             Saskatoon -Amigos - 806 Dufferin Ave,     Moose Jaw -Brown's Social House, 11 River St W     Coronach Public Library -Rustic Tavern,Coronach   Dysart Public Library -Dysart Dugout on Main Street,     Avonlea -Blue Hills Motor Inn     Yorkton - Tapp's Brewing Company, 69 Broadway Street W Please print the attached poster and...
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Oct
10
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: OCTOBER 10, 2017 Catherine Blackburn: Tell Me the Truth Curated by Jennifer Matotek, Director/Curator Exhibition Dates: October14, 2017 to January 3, 2018, Dunlop Sherwood Gallery, 6121 Rochdale Boulevard Catherine Blackburn’s practice is informed by her Dene and European ancestry and considers Canada’s colonial past and present through the personal lens of her family relationships and life experiences. Based in the village of Leask, Saskatchewan, Blackburn...
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Oct
1
            ISSN 2369-4939 Volume 3 Issue 10 October 1, 2017            Letter from the President   Board News   Program News   Comings & Goings   FYI                                          Hello everyone,    It's September 20 as I write this and yesterday Regina experienced its greatest single day rainfall in three months. It wasn't a torrential downpour but we desperately needed the moisture. I'd almost forgotten what it was like to have...
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Sep
29
For Immediate Release: September 29, 2017 Regina Public Library investigates teen bestseller 13 Reasons Why in city-wide book club Amongst controversy, acclaim, and criticism, the teen bestseller (and hit TV series) 13 Reasons Why by Jay Asher has sparked powerful dialogue between teens, parents, teachers and mental health experts worldwide. Regina Public Library brings together the public and a panel of local experts to discuss the book behind the hit series at our latest Top Shelf Book...
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Sep
26
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: SEPTEMBER 26, 2017 The Deaf Forest Thom Collegiate Deaf & Hard of Hearing Students, Deaf Crows Collective, Chrystene Ells, Berny Hi, and Joanne Weber Curated by Wendy Peart, Curator of Education and Community Outreach Community Art Exhibit Dates: September 29 to October 29, 2017, Dunlop Central Gallery, 2311-12 Avenue Opening Reception: Friday, September 29, 7:00 pm, Central Gallery Deaf Settlers in Lipton, Saskatchewan: Saturday, October 14, 1:30-2:30 pm,...
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Sep
12
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: SEPTEMBER 12, 2017 Hannah Jickling and Helen Reed with students from Prairie Sky School: Tacky Forms Curated by Wendy Peart, Curator of Education and Community Outreach Community Art Exhibit Dates: September 16 to October 4, 2017, Dunlop Sherwood Gallery, 6121 Rochdale Boulevard Opening Reception: Saturday, September 16, 1:00-2:00 pm Tacky Forms documents the artistic output of students from Prairie Sky School, who engaged in a weeklong community art...
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Sep
12
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 12, 2017 Regina, SK - A journey of many years was realized today with the official opening of mâmawêyatitân centre* in Regina’s North Central neighbourhood. Initially conceived in 2003 as the North Central Shared Facility, mâmawêyatitân centre brings together many public and community services aimed at building, strengthening and celebrating North Central, its residents and all Regina citizens who may live, work or play in the neighbourhood. A Cree...
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Sep
11
Wapiti Regional Library Serving Central Saskatchewan   In This...
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Sep
8
mâmawêyatitân centre grand opening Regina Public Schools with the Government of Saskatchewan, the City of Regina and Regina Public Library invite members of the news media to the grand opening of mâmawêyatitân centre. Date:               September 12, 2017 Time:              11:00 a.m. Where:            mâmawêyatitân centre Common Area/Grand Staircase 3355 — 6th Avenue Regina, SK The event will include greetings from the Minister of Education, the Mayor of Regina, and the...
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Sep
6
3 Important - Time Sensitive Messages September 6, 2017    1.   Search for new SLA Executive Director is underway - all the information is posted on the website.      2.  Wicihitowin Aboriginal Engagement Conference - Early Bird Registration Ends September 8, 2017.   The conference is on October 11 & 12 in Saskatoon  Find out more. ...
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Sep
5
Regina Public Library celebrates International Literacy Day event Homegrown talent will take the spotlight at RPL’s celebration of International Literacy Day, taking place at RPL’s Central Library Branch at 5 pm, on September 8, 2017. The evening will feature performances by Andrew Battershill, RPL Writer in Residence; Nick Faye, renowned local singer-songwriter; and the 2017 Regina Word Up Poetry Slam Team from Creative City Centre. “At RPL, we know that fostering local talent enriches...
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Sep
1
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