Entries by Heritage Regina

Heritage Regina Tour Guide Interviewed by CBC Radio

One of our Summer Walking Tour guides, Dale Edward Johnson, was recently interviewed on the CBC radio program “Saskatchewan Weekend.” During the 10-minute interview, Johnson chatted with program host Shauna Powers about some of the car dealerships that operated in Regina’s downtown over the years. The interview aired on August 10, 2019 and may be […]

Exciting Opportunity for Prairie History Projects

From Canada’s History Society: “Canada’s History Society is currently looking for community-based history projects for the 2019 Governor General’s History Award for Excellence in Community Programming. This award recognizes innovative projects that promote and encourage community engagement in history. Eligible projects include exhibits, preservation or restoration initiatives, oral histories, special events, or any other type […]

2019 Heritage Regina Summer Walking Tours

  Take a walk through some of Regina’s most historic locations and discover the rich heritage of the province’s capital city. Our guided tours are offered throughout the summer, last approximately 2 hours, and are free (suggested donation of $10). The McNab Neighbourhood June 8 at 6 p.m. Meet guide Gareth Evans at 6 p.m. […]

Local Architect Showcases Regina’s Structural and Societal History

This Thursday Heritage Regina will present the second lecture in its Winter Lecture Series titled Threads that Bind: The Connections Between Society, Art, and Architecture. Local architect and P3Architecture partner James Youck will lead attendees in a study of Regina’s cultural and societal context, as seen through the lens of the city’s ever-evolving architecture. From […]

Friends of Wascana Pool 2019: Future of Wascana Pool

Sources: “Friends of Wascana Pool 2019: Future of Wascana Pool” (PDF) “Pools Examples” (PDF) “Wascana Pool 2012 & Beyond” (PDF) Dear Mayor Fougere and Regina City Councillors: Thank you for your unanimous support for the motion brought forth in August 2018 by Councillors Hawkins, Stevens, and Bresciani, to Protect Wascana Park from Commercial Development. We […]

2019 Heritage Regina Winter Lecture Series

  AND THE BAND PLAYED ON: 110 YEARS OF THE REGINA SYMPHONY Monday, January 28, 2019 2 Lectures: 6:30pm and 8pm A night of stories and performance with Dave Hedlund and Regina Symphony Chamber Players Advanced Tickets Only through the RSO Box Office 306-586-9555 Buy Tickets at Artesian Buy Tickets at RSO Box Office   THREADS […]