Sunday Sept 25

FRAG-CON 2022 (A Weekend of Gaming Goodness) This games weekend is hosted by Flatland Regional Association of Gamers. Northeast Community Centre, 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.

ART NOW: SASKATCHEWAN FINE ART FAIR (Saskatoon) After two-years as a virtual fair, SaskGalleries returns to an in-person fair showcasing contemporary visual art by emerging and established artists. Prairieland Park, 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. artnow.ca

REGINA RIBFEST This event will feature five local and five national “ribbers”, along with live music, celebrity judges and Indigenous dancers and musicians. Proceeds support Carmichael Outreach. City Square Plaza, noon – 6 p.m. saskpork.com

STITCH, MAKE & CHAT This in-person event is for people who knit, scrapbook and do other crafts. Sherwood Village Library, 2 – 4 p.m. reginalibrary.ca

Monday Sept 26

HOSPITALITY SASKATCHEWAN: GATHER AGAIN 2022 This three-day conference is geared to people and businesses that are involved in the provincial hospitality industry. Doubletree Hotel and Conference Centre, Sept. 26 – 28. hospitalitysk.ca

GLOBAL BIOTECH WEEK This week includes a number of science-themed events in Saskatoon, and will run Sept. 26 – Oct. 4. The schedule is available at globalbiotechweeksask.ca.

FREE FAMILY LAW CLINIC This drop-in event is co-presented by Pro Bono Saskatchewan. Central Library, 5:30 – 8:30 p.m. reginalibrary.ca

OPEN MIC This weekly event features music, spoken word and more. Cure Kitchen + Bar, 8 p.m.

Music

ROOKY & THE BAD HVBITS at Bushwakker, 7:30 p.m. bushwakker.com

Tuesday Sept 27

CULTURE DAYS This annual celebration of culture runs Sept. 23 – Oct. 16, and includes open houses, performances, exhibitions, workshops and other activities that are hosted by various arts and culture groups in the city. To get more details visit culturedays.ca (search for Regina events).

GLOBAL BIOTECH WEEK This week includes a number of science-themed events in Saskatoon, and will run Sept. 26 – Oct. 4. The schedule is available at globalbiotechweeksask.ca.

AIDS PROGRAMS SOUTH SASKATCHEWAN This drop-in program offers a chance to learn about harm reduction, addiction and recovery services, HIV related services and more. Central Library, 1:30 – 4:30 p.m. reginalibrary.ca

GROWING WELLNESS After being closed for the summer the Regina Floral Conservatory has reopened with a display of fall-themed plants. Regina Floral Conservatory (1450B 4th Ave.), open daily 1 – 4:30 p.m. The display runs until Oct. 16. reginafloralconservatory.ca

STITCH, MAKE & CHAT This in-person event is for people who knit, scrapbook and do other crafts. George Bothwell Library, 1 – 3 p.m. reginalibrary.ca

REGINA PUBLIC LIBRARY BOARD MEETING The future of Central Library in downtown Regina will be on the agenda at this meeting. Central Library, 4:30 p.m.

UNCORKED This social gathering is hosted by Women Entrepreneurs of Saskatchewan. Tonight’s guest is Kristin Kutarna Gates (ZeroDegrees). Crave Kitchen and Wine Bar, 5 – 7 p.m. wesk.ca

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

WEEKLY WRITING CIRCLE This event will be lead by writer-in-residence Pam Bustin. Central Library, 6:30 – 8 p.m. reginalibrary.ca

BECOME A BIRDWATCHER This event is online with LeeAnn Latremouille (SK Bird Atlas Coordinator). Runs 7 – 8 p.m. reginalibrary.ca

CREE LANGUAGE CLASSES This class is online, and runs Tuesdays until Nov. 27. People are asked to attend all sessions. Runs 7 – 8 p.m. reginalibrary.ca  

PRAIRIE GOLD CHORUS: OPEN HOUSE This event is geared to females of all ages who are interested in Barbershop Quartet-style singing. Sask Choral Federation, 7 – 9 p.m. 306-536-4625.

CAFE SCI-YXE This online talk is co-presented with Global Biotech Week. Guest-speaker is James Robson (School for Environmental & Sustainability, USask) who will discuss “Why Communities are at the Heart of Global Conservation”.  Starts at 7:30 p.m. globalbiotechweeksask.ca

Wednesday Sept 28

CITY COUNCIL MEETING People can attend this meeting in person, or view online. City Hall, 9 a.m. See regina.ca for agenda.

REGINA FARMERS’ OUTDOOR MARKET City Square Plaza, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. reginafarmersmarket.ca

THRIVE COUNSELLING This free counselling session is provided by Family Service Regina, and is available on a drop-in basis. Central Library, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. reginalibrary.ca

WHAT DOES THE FUTURE OF INDIGENOUS GOVERNANCE LOOK LIKE? This event is hosted by Johnson Shoyama Graduate School of Public Policy, and has in-person and online options. Guest speakers are Kurtis Boyer and Danette Starblanket, with moderator Merelda Fiddler-Potter. CB308, noon – 1:30 p.m. schoolofpublicpolicy.sk.ca

GLOBAL BIOTECH WEEK This week includes a number of science-themed events in Saskatoon, and will run Sept. 26 – Oct. 4. The schedule is available at globalbiotechweeksask.ca.

NOBEL 2002 IMRE KERTÉSZ AND HOLOCAUST LITERATURE Guest speaker for this talk is Steven Tötösy de Zepetnek. AH348, 2 – 3 p.m. uregina.ca

STARTING A HOME DAYCARE Guest speaker for this online event is Marlene Levitt (Child Care Operations in the Early Years Branch, Ministry of Education). Runs 7 – 8 p.m. reginalibrary.ca

KEEP CALM AND READ ON Tonight: Jojo Moyes’ 2019 historical novel The Giver of Stars.  Sunrise Library, 7 – 8 p.m. reginalibrary.ca

INVESTMENT STRATEGIES TO HEDGE AGAINST INFLATION This workshop on ethical investing is online. Central Library, 7 – 8 p.m. reginalibrary.ca

NOVEL IDEA SOCIETY This book club is hosted by CBC Saskatchewan’s Samantha Maciag, and has in-person and online options. Tonight: S.C. Lalli’s 2022 thriller Are You Sara? Starts at 7 p.m. reginalibrary.ca

BOOK CLUB Tonight: Simone St. James’ 2020 suspense novel The Sundown Motel. Regent Place Library, 7 p.m. reginalibrary.ca

GREAT EXPECTATIONS To open its 2022 – 2023 season, Regina Little Theatre presents this adaptation of Charles Dickens’ famous 1861 novel which tells the story of an English orphan named Pip. Performing Arts Centre, Sept. 28 – 30 at 7:30 p.m., Oct. 1 at 1:30 p.m. reginalittletheatre.com

Music

THE LINCOLN LOGGERS at Bushwakker, 7:30 p.m. bushwakker.com

THE FRETLESS at Darke Hall, show at 7:30 p.m. tickets.darkehall.ca

Thursday Sept 29

PRAIRIE DOG: NEW ISSUE DAY

CULTURE DAYS This annual celebration of culture runs Sept. 23 – Oct. 16, and includes open houses, performances, exhibitions, workshops and other activities that are hosted by various arts and culture groups in the city. To get more details visit culturedays.ca (search for Regina events).

REGINA & DISTRICT CHAMBER OF COMMERCE LUNCHEON Guest speakers at this event are Shannon Parker and Tina Beaudry-Mellor who will discuss cybersecurity. Conexus Arts Centre, registration at 11:30 a.m. chambermaster.reginachamber.com

ADVANCING CRITICAL MINERAL OPPORTUNITIES IN SASKATCHEWAN Guest speaker for this event, hosted by Lifelong Learning Centre, is Pam Schwann (Saskatchewan Mining Association). CB 112, noon – 1 p.m. uregina.ca

NATIVE PRAIRIE SPEAKERS WEBINAR Guest-speaker Hannah Wilson discusses “What’s in a scream: how do bats respond to distress calls made by other species”. Noon. pcap-sk.org

FOREVER… IN MOTION This weekly drop-in program is presented by Saskatchewan Health Authority to help older adults remain active. Regent Place Library, 1 p.m. reginalibrary.ca

GROWING WELLNESS After being closed for the summer the Regina Floral Conservatory has reopened with a display of fall-themed plants. Regina Floral Conservatory (1450B 4th Ave.), open daily 1 – 4:30 p.m. The display runs until Oct. 16. reginafloralconservatory.ca

COUGAR CLASSIC This two-day preseason Canada West men’s basketball features four games: Regina Cougars vs Winnipeg Wesmen (Sept. 29, 6 p.m.); Brandon Bobcats vs Mount Royal Cougars (Sept. 29, 8 p.m.); Mount Royal vs Winnipeg (Sept. 30, 4 p.m.) and Regina vs Brandon (Sept. 30, 6 p.m.) Kinesiology Centre. reginacougars.com

OPULENCE: WE BEAD EVERYTHING This online event is presented by Sâkêwêwak Artist Collective and allows the public to participate in a beading circle with Stacey Fayant. Runs 5 – 7 p.m. sakewewak.ca

HOW ARTISTS AND BIOLOGISTS SEE PLANTS DIFFERENTLY This online event is held in advance of a new exhibition called We Are All Electric Beings that opens at Art Gallery of Regina on Oct. 13. Runs 6 – 8 p.m. artgalleryofregina.ca

REGINA CEMETERY WALKING TOUR This evening tour will meet at Scarth St. & 4th Ave. gates, and will last 90 minutes. You are also asked to bring a flashlight. reginacemeterytours.ca

BEAD AND SHARE: BEADERS HELPING BEADERS This online event is geared to people interested in beading. Runs 7 – 8 p.m. reginalibrary.ca

GREAT EXPECTATIONS To open its 2022 – 2023 season, Regina Little Theatre presents this adaptation of Charles Dickens’ famous 1861 novel which tells the story of an English orphan named Pip. Performing Arts Centre, Sept. 29 – 30 at 7:30 p.m., Oct. 1 at 1:30 p.m. reginalittletheatre.com

PUB TRIVIA This event is open to teams of one to six. Lancaster Taphouse Grasslands, 8 p.m.

Music

MIYO-WÎCÎWITOWIN DAY This event features live music and presentations on the need to address recommendations made by the Truth and Reconciliation Commission. Performers include Snotty Nose Rez Kids, Regina Symphony Orchestra with Zoey Roy, DJ Kookum, Terrance Littletent and Family and Max Delorme, while speakers include Chief Cadmus Delorme (Cowesses First Nation), Russ Mirasty (Lt Governor of Saskatchewan), Sandra Masters (Mayor of Regina), Rose Anne Archibald (National Chief Assembly of First Nations), Jeff Cappo (Regina Multi-Cultural Society) and Skylar Anderson (Globe Theatre). Mosaic Stadium, 9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. reginasymphony.com

CONSEIL CULTUREL FRANSASKOIS: STAGE SHOW This event features a gallery tour at 6 p.m., followed by refreshments and a concert at 8 p.m. featuring performances by Isabelle Mercier, Marissa Gregory, Paulina Salisbury et Thomas Chevalier and Nyenimana. MacKenzie Art Gallery. culturel.ca

WHITEHORSE presented by Regina Folk Festival with Jesse Northey at the Exchange, show at 8 p.m. reginafolkfestival.com

Friday Sept 30

NATIONAL DAY FOR TRUTH AND RECONCILIATION This event includes a drum group and jingle dancer, along with a reading by Indigenous author Lisa Bird-Wilson (The Red Files). Central Library, noon – 1 p.m. reginalibrary.ca

REGINA COUGARS VS MACEWAN GRIFFINS Canada West women’s hockey. Co-operators Centre, 7 p.m. See reginacougars.com

COUGAR CLASSIC This two-day preseason Canada West men’s basketball concludes with two games: Mount Royal vs Winnipeg (Sept. 30, 4 p.m.) and Regina vs Brandon (Sept. 30, 6 p.m.) Kinesiology Centre. reginacougars.com

REGINA CEMETERY WALKING TOUR This evening tour will meet at Scarth St. & 4th Ave. gates, and will last 90 minutes. You are also asked to bring a flashlight. reginacemeterytours.ca

GREAT EXPECTATIONS To open its 2022 – 2023 season, Regina Little Theatre presents this adaptation of Charles Dickens’ famous 1861 novel which tells the story of an English orphan named Pip. Performing Arts Centre, 7:30 p.m., Oct. 1 at 1:30 p.m. reginalittletheatre.com

Music

FRIDAY ALL NIGHT JAM! at Cloud 9 Live, 6 p.m.

HEY HO LET’S GO with The Hurry Hards and Millennial Falcon at the Cure Kitchen + Bar, 9 p.m.

EPIC at Revival Music Room, 9:30 p.m. revivalmusicroom.com

Saturday Oct 1

REGINA FARMERS’ OUTDOOR MARKET City Square Plaza, 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. reginafarmersmarket.ca

REGINA COUGARS VS LETHBRIDGE PRONGHORNS Canada West women’s soccer. University of Regina Field, noon. reginacougars.com

COUGAR CLASSIC This two-day preseason Canada West men’s basketball features four games: Brandon Bobcats vs Mount Royal Cougars (Sept. 29, 6 p.m.); Regina Cougars vs Winnipeg Wesmen (Sept. 29, 8 p.m.); Mount Royal vs Winnipeg (Sept. 30, 4 p.m.) and Regina vs Brandon (Sept. 30, 6 p.m.) Kinesiology Centre. reginacougars.com

GREAT EXPECTATIONS To open its 2022 – 2023 season, Regina Little Theatre presents this adaptation of Charles Dickens’ famous 1861 novel which tells the story of an English orphan named Pip. Performing Arts Centre, 1:30 p.m. reginalittletheatre.com

REGINA RAMS VS ALBERTA GOLDEN BEARS Canada West regular season football game. Leibel Field, 2 p.m. reginarams.com

REGINA COUGARS VS MACEWAN GRIFFINS Canada West women’s hockey. Co-operators Centre, 3 p.m. See reginacougars.com

OKTOBERFEST This celebration features a KinderFest from 2 – 6 p.m. (free admission), followed by an evening party with German food and refreshments and dance (music by Cornerstone) from 6 p.m. – 2 a.m. reginagermanclub.ca

ROYAL CANADIAN LEGION FUNDRAISER This gala includes a meal and live entertainment by popular Canadian comic Ron James. Proceeds support the ongoing operation of the Region legion branch. Queensbury Convention Centre, 5 p.m. Tickets at 306-522-2676 or reginalegion.com

INDIA NIGHT This benefit offers a chance to experience East Indian food, culture and fashion. The event is co-presented by Cultural Connections Regina and SaskCulture, with proceeds to support of Creative Kids Saskatchewan. Delta Hotel, reception at 5:30 p.m. saskculture.ca

WINE IN WASCANA This event offers a showcase of wines from countries around the world. Conexus Arts Centre, 7 – 10 p.m. conexusartscentre.ca

Music

THE LEGENDARY LIFE OF TOM PETTY at Casino Regina, show at 8 p.m. casinoregina.com

TRASH HAWKS & BLACK THUNDER (Delayed Double Release Party) with MechaDroid at the Exchange, show at 9 p.m. theexchangelive.ca

OOOO LA LA at Revival Music Room, show at 9:30 p.m. revivalmusicroom.com

Sunday Oct 2

REGINA COUGARS VS MOUNT ROYAL COUGARS Canada West women’s soccer. University of Regina Field, noon. reginacougars.com

ADULT SPELLING BEE This event is open to teams of three or four. Centennial Market, noon – 4 p.m. centennialmarket.ca

Music

THE PACK A.D. presented by Regina Folk Festival at the Exchange, show at 8 p.m. reginafolkfestival.com