Entries by Heritage Regina

Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan Prepares for Move

In the coming months, the Provincial Archives will be consolidating its Permanent Collection—currently housed in Regina and Saskatoon—at its new location in the CBC building, 2440 Broad Street, Regina. For updates on this major undertaking, be sure to check the News and Events page at the Provincial Archives website.

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. […]

2019 Top 10 Endangered Places List – Call For Nominations

Be part of saving a place that matters to you by nominating an endangered place for inclusion in the 2019 Top 10 Endangered Places List. The Top 10 List shines a national spotlight on historic places at risk due to neglect, lack of funding, inappropriate development or weak legislation. Nominate a place for inclusion in […]

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 […]

Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan Announcement

The Provincial Archives of Saskatchewan wishes to inform the archives community that our offices are consolidating into one location in Regina, and that our office in Saskatoon will be closing effective December 21, 2018. In the coming months, while certain services will continue, other services may only be available in a limited capacity due to staff […]

A thank you from Heritage Regina

Heritage Regina’s College Avenue Campus Salvage Sale – Respecting and Recycling Our Heritage  Heritage Regina would like to extend our warm thanks to those who contributed to the success of the College Avenue Campus Salvage Sale including:  the University of Regina College Avenue Renewal Project team for facilitating the collection, storing and moving of the auctioned materials;  Harvard […]