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Culture Fest Bringing Communities Together

August 13, 2018

Winkler’s Harvest Festival has become more cultured this year with Culture Fest joining the weekend festivities. It’s an exciting time for Regional Connections and Local Immigration Partnership. LIP Coordinator Elain Burton explains joining the Harvest Festival has allowed Culture Fest to grow. Burton explains when Culture Fest first began it was a chance to showcase […]

Schedules for English Classes

August 8, 2018

Check out our Class Schedules for Learn English for Work, Learn to Read & Write (Literacy) and Learn English for Your New Life in Canada. Contact Regional Connections for more info.  

Regional Connections Brings Families Together from Around the World

August 3, 2018

People from across the globe call Morden and Winkler home. Some have traveled with their families and arrived within the last few weeks, while others have been here for a couple of years. While they come from around the world, once a month, Regional Connections brings newcomer families together to make new friends, learn about […]

Local Immigration Partnership Survey

July 30, 2018 Your opinion matters!  We want to help communities be more welcoming and inclusive for all residents. Help us know what is needed by completing the survey. All answers are confidential. Please click the link above to begin.

Learning about heritage

July 12, 2018

The Pembina Threshermen’s Museum welcomed a couple of groups last week. The Roland School spent a morning at the museum, exploring all kinds of local history. Regional Connections’ arrived with a group of families (about 80 people) who were interested in learning about the local heritage of their new home

Regional Connections Names New Director

July 12, 2018

Regional Connections recently named its new Executive Director. Steve Reynolds will take the leadership role of the newcomer services agency that operates in Winkler, Morden and Altona. Outgoing director Laurie Sawatzky says Reynolds has been with her for over a decade and is perfectly suited for the role.