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Thursday 12

OPEN MINDS: RELIGION AND THE CANADIAN EDUCATION SYSTEM Panel discussion with moderator Nilgün Önder and panelists Mark Anderson, John Meehan, John Conway, Larry Steeves and Jim Farney. Hosted by University of Regina Faculty of Arts. Royal Saskatchewan Museum, 7 p.m. See

FIRST NATIONS SPEAKING CIRCLE Open to children 8–12 to learn Ojibway. Parents welcome. Albert Library, 4:30–5:30 p.m., runs Thursdays until Nov. 30. 306-777-6076.

STITCH, MAKE & CHAT Drop-in opportunity to work on knitting, scrapbooking and other projects. George Bothwell and Glen Elm Library, Thursdays from 7–8:30 p.m. See

INK PRINTS WRITING GROUP Geared to emerging writers, includes exercises and feedback. Prince of Wales Library, 7–8:30 p.m. Register at

ARTISANAL BUTCHER SECRETS Hosted by butcher Greg Reid. Glen Elm Library, 7–8 p.m. Register at

ADVANCED FINANCIAL STATEMENTS George Bothwell Library, 7–8 p.m. Register at

CANADA 150 LECTURE SERIES Jason Langrish: “Canada’s Free Trade Agenda: Strategies in a Time of Turmoil”. Luther Auditorium, University of Regina, 7:30 p.m. See

Friday 13

RIDERS VS OTTAWA REDBLACKS With a road tilt against the Stampeders looming on Oct. 20, the Riders need a W here to stay in the thick of the CFL West playoff race. Mosaic Stadium, 8 p.m. See

SHOWCASE 2017 Includes performing arts, visual art exhibits and concerts, along with workshops and a trade show. Ramada Hotel and Performing Arts Centre. Presented by the Organization of Saskatchewan Arts Councils. Oct. 13–15. See

FIRST STEPS WELLNESS CENTRE: WHEELCHAIR CURLING FUNSPIEL Features curling, lunch, presentations and fun. Callie Club, 9 a.m. Register at 306-522-3792.

OKTOBERFEST There’s a feast at 7 p.m. ($25 members, $28 non-members) followed by the Mr. & Ms. Oktoberfest contest at 9 p.m. Saturday, there’s an Oktoberkinderfest with games, magic and other entertainment from 2–5 p.m. ($5 per child, adults free) followed by a keg-tapping and dance with Tom Reinhardt, Das Volle Lederpaket and Cornerstone Band. ($12 members, $15 non-members). German Club. For tickets call 306-352-5897.

ASPIRE, PERSPIRE, INSPIRE Two-day health, wellness and self-esteem conference for female athletes aged 10–18 with keynote speakers and other presentations. Living Hope Church (3900 Arcola Ave. E.) Oct. 13–14. Register at

COUGARS VS MOUNT ROYAL Canada West women’s hockey. Co-operators Centre, 7 p.m. See

COUGARS VS UNIVERSITY OF SASKATCHEWAN HUSKIES Canada West women’s preseason volleyball. Ochapowace, 6 p.m. See

SASKATCHEWAN NETWORK OF ART COLLECTING Preview for an online art auction that runs until Oct. 21. Westminster United Church, 5–9 p.m., Oct. 14 10 a.m.–6 p.m. See

ANNETTE MARIE NEDILENKA: AN ILLUSTRATOR’S SHOWCASE One night only, hosted by T&A Vinyl and Fashion (1603 Victoria Ave.), 6–10 p.m.

HITCHHIKERS’ HOUSE SHOW Performance by local improv artists. Unitarian Centre, show at 8 p.m.

TRIGGER WARNING: THE POLITICALLY INCORRECT SHOW Drag show with hosts Jenny Talia and Adora Diamond. Q Nightclub, show at 10 p.m. 19+. $5.

CLUB 66 SOCIAL DANCE Music by Rocapulco, with mid-night lunch. Regina Seniors’ Centre, 8 p.m. $12 members, $14 non-members. See

Saturday 14

REGINA FARMERS’ MARKET Wa Wa Shriners Hall (2065 Hamilton), 9 a.m.–1 p.m. See

RPL BOOK SALE George Bothwell Library, 10 a.m.–4 p.m. See

COUGARS VS MOUNT ROYAL Canada West women’s hockey. Co-operators Centre, 3 p.m. See

COUGARS VS UNIVERSITY OF SASKATCHEWAN HUSKIES Canada West women’s preseason volleyball. Ochapowace, 2 p.m. See

CELIAC EXPO This expo is for people looking to lead a gluten-free lifestyle. Hosted by Regina Celiac Chapter. Core Ritchie Centre (2230 Lindsay St.), 9 a.m.-3 p.m. 306-731-7231.

THE MET: LIVE IN HD Broadcast of Mozart’s Die Zauberflöte about a prince who tries to rescue the daughter of the Queen of the Night. Cineplex Cinemas, 10:55 a.m. See

EXCHANGE 40TH ANNIVERSARY PARTY Well here’s a biggie—congratulations to the Exchange on a four-decade run, with more to come! Includes family-friendly activities, refreshments and three art workshops: Beading with Joely BigEagle-Kequahtooway (11 a.m.–noon); Food Art with Brittany Reid (12:30–2 p.m.); and Acoustic Music with Erik Melhsen (2:30–4 p.m.). See

ART, CRAFT & TRADE FAIR Over 40 tables of hand-crafted goods from local vendors. Knox Met Church, 10 a.m.–4 p.m.

CRAFT SALE In addition to the craft tables, lunch is also available. Christ Lutheran Church (4825 Dewdney Ave.), 10 a.m.–3 p.m.

EHRLO ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION Family-friendly afternoon of activities to celebrate the 20th anniversary of Ehrlo Sport Venture Library and 25th season of Ehrlo Outdoor Hockey League. 2730 5th Ave., 1–4 p.m. See

CONNAUGHT KNITTING CIRCLE Drop-in event held each Saturday. Connaught Library, 1–4 p.m. See

KNIT A SHAWL Open to knitters of all skill levels. Supply your own yarn. Sunrise Library, 2–4 p.m., with additional sessions Oct. 21 and 28. Register at

TRIAL OF LOUIS RIEL: 50TH ANNIVERSARY GALA This two-day event includes a symposium on the history of Louis Riel and John Coulter’s play Oct. 14 at 1:30 p.m., followed by a gourmet dinner; and a performance of the play Oct. 15 from 1:30–4 p.m. DoubleTree Hilton. See

SILENT HEARTS PERINATAL LOSS AWARENESS WALK & RUN Fundraiser to support parents with infants dealing with health challenges. Wascana Rehabilitation Centre, 1:30–3:30 2 p.m. Register at

INTERNATIONAL WHISKY NIGHT Taste whiskies from around the world. Conexus Arts Centre, 7–10 p.m. See

MONEY 4 MELONS Wine and cheese fundraiser with performances by illusionist Jeff Richards and local drag queens. Hosted by Caesar Melons, with proceeds to the Shine On Foundation. Q Nightclub, 6 p.m.

REGINA POLICE SERVICE’S 125TH ANNIVERSARY GALA Presented in partnership with United Way Regina, with cocktails, dinner and guest speakers. Queensbury Convention Centre, 5 p.m. See

SHAUN MAJUMDER Live performance by stand-up comic. Casino Regina. See

WWE LIVE Professional wrestling with such stars of the ring as Roman Reigns, Braun Strowman and Samoa Joe. Brandt Centre, 7:30 p.m. See

LAUGH SHOP COMEDY CLUB Stand-up with Mark DeBonis and Rachelle Lauzon. Ramada Hotel, show at 9:30 p.m. See

Sunday 15

PUMPKIN BASH Final race of the season is a Halloween-themed drift event. Kings Park Speedway, gates at 10 a.m. See

TEA TASTING Hosted by Cuppa T at the Sherwood Village Library, 2–3:30. Register at

STORIES FROM SYRIA Tasting session and stories from newcomers hosted by Orange Blossom Syrian Sweets. Prince of Wales Library, 1–2 p.m., with a second program Oct. 24 from 7–8 p.m. Register at

FERTILE RESISTANCE: ANTI-AUSTERITY SUCCESS STORIES Aina Kagis, Rosalee Longmore, Tria Donaldson, Amanda Gutherie and Dave Nelson discuss past efforts to resist government austerity. Hosted by SaskForward. St. Mary’s Church, 2:30–5 p.m. See

CELEBRATE DIWALI Program of crafts and entertainment to celebrate the festival of lights. Glen Elm Library, 2–4 p.m. See

DIWALI FESTIVAL OF LIGHT Gala celebration hosted by India Canada Association of Canada with food, music and dancing. Conexus Arts Centre, 5 p.m. See

LIONS FALL SUPPER Traditional meal with continuous seating from 4–7 p.m. Lumsden Centennial Hall. Adults $16, Children 12 and under $7, preschool free. Proceeds to Lumsden & District Heritage Home. 306-731-3563.

PATS VS EDMONTON OIL KINGS Brandt Centre, 4 p.m. See

LOCAL FOOD = GLOBAL IMPACT Held to commemorate World Food Day, with a potluck, presentations and discussion on food sovereignty. St. Paul’s Church (1861 McIntyre St.), 6–9 p.m. See

PINTS & PROSE TRIVIA Weekly(-ish) pub trivia. Fun! Prizes! O’Hanlon’s, 8:30 p.m. $5. For more info, ask Hepp. Hepp knows things.

Monday 16

SPEAKERS CORNER TOASTMASTERS New members are welcome to join this non-profit club to improve their communication and leadership skills. Meetings are Mondays at Co-Operators Building (1920 College Ave.), noon–1 p.m. See speakerscornerregina.

ARMCHAIR TRAVEL Travel presentation: Destination t.b.a. Central Library, 2–3 p.m. See

CANADIAN PEACE CONGRESS: MIGUEL FIGUEROA Presentation on escalating tensions in Syria, the Korean peninsula, Venezuela, Afghanistan, Yemen and Palestine. Knox Met Church, 7 p.m. 306-718-8010.

Tuesday 17

SMALL BUSINESS WEEK Geared to business professionals and entrepreneurs, with networking opportunities and presentations on different business issues from taxes and employment to financing and marketing. Central Library, noon–8 p.m. See

RALLY AGAINST POVERTY Hosted by Regina Anti-Poverty Network. Saskatchewan Legislature, noon–1:30 p.m.

DROP IN SCRABBLE Regular Tuesday gathering of wordsmiths. Sunrise Library, 1:30-3:30 p.m. See

DWIGHT MERCER: REGINA’S FORGOTTEN MILITARY HISTORY Presentation on historic reminders of the Great War in Regina architecture. Central Library, 7–8:30 p.m. Register at

ALES FOR TAILS Fundraiser for Regina Humane Society, with food, refreshments and music. Buskwakker, 6–9 p.m. See

CHEWSDAY CHALLENGE Weekly gathering of tabletop game enthusiasts. Boston Pizza North, 6:30 p.m. See

POPOVICH COMEDY PET THEATRE Family-friendly performance featuring popular pet species. Performing Arts Centre, 6:30 p.m. See

FERMENTED FOODS Hosted by Crave Kombucha. Sunrise Library, 7–8:30 p.m. Register at

OPEN STUDIO Explore art-making in a creative environment. Some supplies provided. Prince of Wales Library, 7–8:30 p.m. Register at

REBEL ROLLERS TRIVIA Rebellion Taproom, Tuesdays at 8 p.m. $5.

Wednesday 18

WELLNESS WEDNESDAYS Presentation by Sonja Orban from Saskatchewan Aids to Independent Living. Lifelong Learning Centre (2151 Scarth St.), noon to 1 p.m. See

PRAIRIE NATIVE SPEAKERS SERIES Peter Joyce, of Saskatchewan Environment Ministry, discusses “New Directions in Habitat Mitigation”. Free webinar, noon. Register at

LAW FOUNDATION OF SASKATCHEWAN LECTURE University of Western Ontario sociologist Laura Huey discusses “No, Not That Kind of Evidence: Scientific Evidence as a Basis for Decision-Making in Policing”. RIC 119, University of Regina, 5 p.m. See

PATS VS BRANDON WHEAT KINGS Brandt Centre, 7 p.m. See

JUST FOR LAUGHS CANADIAN COMEDY TOUR Host Sugar Sammy, presents guest comics Alonzo Bodden and Gina Brillon. Conexus Arts Centre, 7:30 p.m. See

GAMES ON TAP Weekly event co-hosted with Sask. Games. Beer Brothers, 6:30 p.m. 19+. See

DIY COSPLAY Tips on transforming yourself into your favourite character from Regina Costume League. Central Library, 6–8:45 p.m. Register at

UNIQUE LIKE US Drop in support and social group for visually impaired adults. Central Library, 7–9 p.m. See

DRAWING PORTRAITS Workshop with artist Nikki Jacquin. Materials provided. Albert Library, 6:30–8:30 p.m. Register at

AMERICAN SIGN LANGUAGE POETRY SLAM Hosted by Deaf Crows. Regent Place Library, 6:30 p.m. See

PLAYWRIGHTS READING SERIES: BRIDGING WHAT DIVIDES US Guest playwright: Nicolas Billon. RIC119, University of Regina, 8 p.m. See

QUIZ WHIZZERS Fun and friendly pub trivia. Capitol Restaurant and Bar, Wednesdays at 8 p.m.

Thursday 19

ARTISTS OF ABILITY This three day festival features work by established and emerging disabled artists in disciplines such as visual art, performance, new media and literature. It includes events in Regina, Saskatoon and P.A., and is presented by Spinal Cord Injury Saskatchewan. Oct. 19–21. See

CANADA 150 LECTURE SERIES J. R. Miller: “Building the Foundations of Western Canada: Confederation and the Numbered Treaties”. Luther Auditorium, University of Regina, 7:30 p.m. See

HEALTH SCIENCE PUB Guest speakers Nick Carleton and Nick Jones discuss the impact of post-traumatic stress disorder on first responders and other public safety personnel. Bushwakker, doors at 5 p.m., talk at 7 p.m. See

SWEET SUCCESS REGINA Social gathering of female entrepreneurs with guest speaker Jess Paul. Sprout Café, 5 p.m. See

AURORA ART GUILD: SHOW & SALE Innovation Place, University of Regina. Oct. 19–21 from 10 a.m.–5 p.m., Oct. 22 from noon–4 p.m.

OPEN FIBRE NIGHT Hosted by Regina Weavers & Spinners Guild. Sherwood Village Library, 6–8:45 p.m. See

CANADIAN CANCER SOCIETY: BREAST RECONSTRUCTION DAY Information session about reconstruction options with doctors, breast cancer survivors and tradeshow. RCMP Heritage Centre, doors at 4 p.m., presentations at 6 p.m. See

Friday 20

PATS VS VICTORIA ROYALS Brandt Centre, 7 p.m. See

HARVEST OF ART Show and sale hosted by Prairie Artists Guild. Executive Royal Hotel (4025 Albert), Oct. 20 from 1–9 p.m., with a reception at 7 p.m., Oct. 21–22 from 9 a.m.–6 p.m. See

REGINA WEAVERS & SPINNERS GUILD: ANNUAL SALE Products include scarves, shawls, afghans and mitts. Rotary Seniors Centre (2404 Elphinstone), 5:30–8 p.m., Oct. 21 10 a.m.–4 p.m. See

REGINA WORD UP Community stage with guest artists Regina’s 2017 slam team. Creative City Centre, show at 8 p.m. All ages. See

PASS THE HAT Local stand-up comedy. SCES Club, doors at 9 p.m. Pay what you want.

B*RUDE COMEDY Performance by local comics. Brewed Awakening (Dewdney), show at 9 p.m.

COUGARS VS UBC Canada West women’s hockey. Co-operators Centre, 7 p.m. See

COUGARS VS CALGARY DINOS Canada West volleyball. Kinesiology Centre, women’s game at 6 p.m., men’s game at 8 p.m. See

HIW CANADA: MONSTER BRAWL Professional wrestling. Hungarian Club, 8 p.m. See

OBSERVATORY TOUR Hosted by Royal Astronomical Society of Canada (Regina Centre). Kalium Observatory at the Science Centre, tonight and Oct. 27 at 8 p.m. See

Saturday 21

REGINA FARMERS’ MARKET Wa Wa Shriners Hall (2065 Hamilton), 9 a.m.–1 p.m. See

SASKATCHEWAN WRITERS’ GUILD: FALL CONFERENCE & AGM Includes presentations and workshops on writing. Saskatchewan poet Karen Solie will deliver the Caroline Heath Memorial Lecture (Oct. 21 at 7:45 p.m.). Other presenters include Louise Halfe, Gerald Hill, Lynda Monahan, Bruce Rice and Elizabeth Shih. Travelodge Hotel, Oct. 21–22. See

RECONCILIATION IN THE WATERSHED Workshop centred on ecological justice and Indigenous rights. First Nations University, 9 a.m.–4 p.m. Register at

EXPLORING THE FORT QU’APPELLE AREA Day-long field trip to observe migratory birds led by Don Sawatzky. Sawatzky leads the tour, not the birds. As far as we know. Departure by car pool from the Royal Saskatchewan Museum, 9 a.m. $8 suggested contribution. See

TALK ABOUT GUTS LIVE Free presentation on Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis. Hotel Saskatchewan, registration at 8:45 a.m. See

IRON WILL FAMILY DAY Carnival in memory of Will Rattray with crafts, games, special guests and other entertainment. Proceeds to Saskatchewan Children’s Hospital Ear, Nose & Throat Exam Room. South Leisure Centre, 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Children 2–8 $25, adults free. Tickets at

INDOOR ICE FISHING DERBY Family-friendly indoor ice fishing derby with snacks, prizes and games. Wa Wa Shriners Hall, doors at 4 p.m. See

FALL SUPPER New Hope Lutheran Church (370 McIntosh St. N.), 4:30–6:30 p.m. $15, ages 6–12 $6, five and under $1. Tickets at 306-543-0118.

FOODIE FILM NIGHT Annual fundraiser for the RPL Theatre, includes a screening of Lydia Tenaglia’s 2016 documentary on American chef Jeremiah Tower: The Last Magnificent, followed by a reception with food and drink from local businesses. Central Library, 7 p.m. $20. See or call 306-777-6104.

VINTAGE A SPEAKEASY Roaring ’20s era fundraiser to support Creative Kids. Secret location (to avoid attracting heat from the coppers), 8 p.m. $40. See

COUGARS VS WINNIPEG WESMEN Canada West women’s soccer. University of Regina Field, noon. See

RAMS VS CALGARY DINOS A win here would be huge in the Rams quest to secure a home playoff game, but it won’t be easy as the Dinos are undefeated this season. Mosaic Stadium, 2 p.m. See

200th ANNIVERSARY OF BAHÁ’U’LLÁH’S BIRTH This celebration is hosted by Regina’s Bahá’í community with guest speaker David Smith. Conexus Arts Centre, 6:45 p.m. See

PATS VS VANCOUVER GIANTS Brandt Centre, 7 p.m. See

COUGARS VS CALGARY DINOS Canada West volleyball. Kinesiology Centre, men’s game at 5 p.m., women’s game at 7 p.m. See

COUGARS VS UBC Canada West women’s hockey. Co-operators Centre, 7 p.m. See

OKTOBERFEST Music by Cornerstone, with lunch included. Proceeds to install a wheelchair lift at Campion College. Holy Child Parish Centre, 8 p.m.–midnight. $25. 306-789-8276.

LAUGH SHOP COMEDY CLUB Stand-up with Scott Belford and Neil Rhodes. Ramada Hotel, show at 9:30 p.m. See

Sunday 22

HARVEST TEA Noon and 1:10 p.m. sittings have a light lunch ($15), while the 2:20 p.m. sitting has carrot cake ($10). Hosted by Regina Garden Associates, with entertainment by Colby Nargang. Regina Floral Conservatory (1450B 4th Ave.). Advance tickets only at 306-781-4769 or

BOLSHOI BALLET IN CINEMA Broadcast of the classical ballet Le Corsaire which is based on an 1814 poem by Byron about a swashbuckling privateer. Cineplex Cinemas, 12:55 p.m. See

DEATH CAFÉ Group discussion on mortality and its impact on our lives. Regent Place Library, 1-3 p.m. Register at

GET THE MOST OUT OF YOUR GAMING Learn about the latest in gaming technology. Central Library, 2–3 p.m. Register at

DONUT TASTING Hosted by Do-si-Donuts. Sunrise Library, 2–3:30 p.m. Register at

FRUIT WINE TASTING Hosted by Over the Hill Orchards. $5 cost recovery fee. Sherwood Village Library, 2–3 p.m. Register at

COUGARS VS MANITOBA BISONS Canada West women’s soccer. University of Regina Field, noon. See

Monday 23

ARMCHAIR TRAVEL Travel presentation: Destination t.b.a. Central Library, 2–3 p.m. See

JSGS PUBLIC LECTURE Guest speaker Jaime Lavallee discusses “Nation Building:  Reclaiming Indigenous Laws and Increasing Foundational Capacity.” Room 210, 2 Research Drive, University of Regina, 1:30–3 p.m. See

ARCHITECTURAL HERITAGE OF STOREY & VAN EGMOND Presentation on the architectural firm that designed many of Regina’s pre-World War I buildings. RPL Theatre, 7–8:30 p.m. Register at

Tuesday 24

THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW Opening Night. See Ongoing.

READINGS BY CANADIAN WRITERS Topday’s guest reader is mystery novelist Gail Bowen. LI215, University of Regina, 7 p.m. See

Wednesday 25

LEADERCAST WOMEN Live streamed event which features female business professionals speaking about business success and leadership. Queensbury Centre, registration and breakfast at 8 a.m. See

HALLOWEEN MAKEUP & PROSTHETICS Tips on transforming yourself for Halloween from Regina Costume League. Central Library, 6–8:45 p.m. Register at

TEA TASTING Hosted by Cuppa T. George Bothwell Library, 7–8:30 p.m. Register at

STARLIGHT AT SUNRISE Viewing session hosted by Royal Astronomical Society of Canada: Regina Branch. Sunrise Library, 7–9 p.m. Register at

HAUNTED FAIRY GARDEN Family-friendly workshop to create a spooky miniature garden. Container, plants and miniatures provided. Lumsden Florist, 6–8 p.m. $55. 306-731-2424.


THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW Remount of the classic horror/camp musical presented by Sterling Productions. Includes photo-ops with your favourite cast member. Conexus Convention Hall, Oct. 24–26, 8 p.m. See

BITTERGIRL: THE MUSICAL Set to music from “girl groups” of the 1960s and ’70s, this comedy takes a light-hearted look at being dumped. Globe Theatre, until Oct. 15. See

SWEET ADELINES Women interested in performing with this barbershop-style vocal group are invited to join them Tuesdays at 7 p.m. at 1415B Albert St. Call 306-565-0805 or see for details.

TELEMIRACLE 42: AUDITIONS This event takes place in Regina on Nov. 4. Call 306-244-6400 ext. 2 to reserve a spot.

TOASTY TOES SOCK DRIVE Chiropractic clinics in Saskatchewan are collecting new socks until Nov. 24 to donate to the Salvation Army for distribution this winter. See for clinic locations.

HARVEST ABUNDANCE Display of fall-themed plants. Regina Floral Conservatory (1450B 4th Ave.), open daily 1–4:30 p.m. Until Nov. 29. See