February, 2020 News Archive

Pembina Valley – Record Breaking Year for Immigration in Manitoba

February 25, 2020

2019 was a record-breaking year for immigration in Manitoba. Immigration levels rose just shy of 19,000 in 2019, the highest for any year in the province’s 150-year history. Steve Reynolds Executive Director for Regional Connections says immigration numbers in the Pembina Valley last year were also very strong. “We usually have around a thousand new […]

Pembina Valley- Literacy Skills A Road To Success

February 18, 2020

Attending adult literacy classes isn’t only for people learning English for the first time; it’s also an opportunity for anyone to bring their reading and writing skills to the next level. Regional Connections offers two programs, Language Instruction for Newcomers to Canada (LINC) and Adult Literacy, which is for newcomers and residents alike. Literacy is […]

Morden – Cultural Celebration Builds Morden’s Community

February 18, 2020

For more than a decade, Morden has been celebrating the diversity of its residents. Morden’s Multicultural Winterfest is a joint effort between the city, Regional Connections, and the community, and took place Saturday inside and outside the Access Event Centre. The event features both indoor and outdoor activities, cultural entertainment from all over the world, […]

Newsletter – February 2020

February 18, 2020

Check out our November Newsletter! We have some interesting things happening at Regional Connections! https://mailchi.mp/30c44eeccf28/february-newsletter-3845269?e=97ff3b40ba