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 Thursday 10

WORLD OF DANCE LIVE Live dance performance featuring The Kings and other dance crews. Conexus Arts Centre, shows at 4 and 8 p.m. See

CONVERSATIONS AT CITY HALL This drop-in event allows people to meet with city officials and learn about programs such as the city’s waste reduction and recreation plans. City Hall Cafeteria, 5:30–8 p.m. See

SCREENWRITING ESSENTIALS This workshop is led by RPL writer-in-residence David Gane. Central Library, 6:30 p.m. See

FRUIT WINE TASTING This is co-hosted with Over the Hill Orchards & Winery. $10 cost recovery fee. 19+ Regent Place Library, 7–8 p.m. See

INK PRINTS WRITING GROUP This group is geared to emerging writers. Prince of Wales Library, 7 p.m. See

PIFF THE MAGIC DRAGON: THE LUCKY DRAGON TOUR Live performance by American magician and his Chihuahua sidekick. Casino Regina, Oct. 10–11. See

PUB TRIVIA This weekly event is co-presented with Rebellion Brewing Co and Mystery Mansion Regina. Lancaster Taphouse, 7:30 p.m.

Friday 11

CREAM OF THE CROP Annual craft and trade show. Conexus Arts Centre, 1–9 p.m. and Oct. 12 from 10 a.m.–5 p.m.

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

DATE NIGHT This event offers a chance for couples and/or friends to throw a clay pot on a wheel. The creations will then be fired and available for pick-up four weeks later. SILT Studio, 7:30–9:30 p.m. See

REGINA WORD UP! POETRY SLAM Free admission for those who sign up to perform. Creative City Centre, show at 8 p.m. See

CLUB 66 SOCIAL DANCE Music by Leon Ochs. Regina Seniors’ Centre (2134 Winnipeg St.), 8 p.m. Includes a light lunch at midnight. See


HITCHHIKER’S IMPROV The local troupe is presenting two shows: Creepy Stories on a Halloween theme at 8 p.m., followed by Sh*tgiving which is a 19+ Thanksgiving show at 10 p.m. Artesian. See

Saturday 12

REGINA FARMERS’ MARKET City Square Plaza, 9 a.m.–1 p.m. See

METROPOLITAN OPERA: TURANDOT Franco Zefferelli is the director on this production of Puccini’s opera about an icy Chinese princess resists all suitors. Cineplex Cinemas, 10:55 a.m. See

COMMUNITY SHOWCASE This event will highlight various groups and associations in the Glen Elm neighbourhood. Glen Elm Library, 1:30–4 p.m. See

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

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

REBEL NIGHT DANCE CLUB Social dance with music by Norwin & Cindy. NE Community Centre, 7:30–10:30 p.m. See

REGINA SPORTS HALL OF FAME: INDUCTION CEREMONY The 2019 inductees are: Athletes Georgette Reed (Athletics); Neal Hughes (Football); Shannon McGeady (Golf) and Builders Dave Boan (Water Polo); Liane McLean (Curling) and James Hillis (Basketball). Queensbury Centre, reception at 7:30 p.m. with ceremony at 8:15 p.m. See

Sunday 13

THUNDER VS WINNIPEG RIFLES The Thunder are currently tied for second with the Edmonton Huskies behind the first place Saskatoon Hilltops. A win here, and the team will host one of the two semifinals that will be held on Oct. 20. Leibel Field, 1 p.m. See

PATS VS LETHBRIDGE HURRICANES WHL hockey. Brandt Centre, 4 p.m. See

Tuesday 15

REGINA WOMEN’S NETWORK: LUNCHEON This event will include a presentation on Money Management. Italian Club, 11:30 a.m. Pre-register at

SMALL BUSINESS WEEK This launch event features a discussion with local business leaders from noon–1 p.m., followed by a presentation on starting a small business (1 p.m.), financing a start-up (2:30 p.m.) and a guide to PST for small business (4 p.m.). Central Library. See

UNCORKED This social gathering is hosted by Women Entrepreneurs of Saskatchewan. Tonight’s guest is former Regina realtor Frances Olsen. Mercedes-Benz Regina, 5–7 p.m. See

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

SPIRIT TASTING This event is co-hosted with Sperling Silver Distillery. $10 cost recovery fee. Connaught Library, 7–8 p.m. See

MURDER BY THE BOOK Drop in discussion group on mysteries. Central Library, 7–9 p.m. See

TRUTH & RECONCILIATION BOOK CLUB This three-part series will look at three books related to Indigenous culture and history. Tonight: James Daschuk Clearing the Plains. Albert Library, 7–8:30 p.m. See

BOOK CLUB Tonight’s book: Suzy Krause Valencia and Valentine. Sherwood Village Library, 7:15–8:30 p.m. See

REBEL TRIVIA Pub trivia with weekly and season prizes. Rebellion Taproom, 8 p.m. $2 per person.

Wednesday 16

PRIVACY PATHWAYS IN SASKATCHEWAN HEALTHCARE This presentation on how to protect your privacy with the Saskatchewan Health Authority. Hosted by Lifelong Learning Centre (2155 College Ave.), noon–1 p.m. 306-585-5748.

BOOK CLUB Tonight’s book: Alice Hoffman The Rules of Magic. Sunrise Library, 7 p.m. See

FRUIT WINE TASTING This event is co-hosted with Over the Hill Orchards & Winery. $10 cost recovery fee. 19+ Sunrise Library, 7–8 p.m. See

BREAD TASTING This event is co-hosted with Saltine Baking Company. Prince of Wales Library, 7–8 p.m. See

FANTASY READERS BOOK CLUB Drop in discussion group on fantasy literature. Regent Place Library, 7–8 p.m. See

JESUIT LECTURE SERIES Guest speaker Charles Camosy discusses “Resisting Throwaway Culture: How a Consistent Life Ethic Can Unite a Fractured People”. Campion College, 7 p.m. See

Thursday 17

EXPLORING BEYOND BIM This two-day conference will examine the business application of digital imaging and other technologies in architecture, aviation and other industries. Hosted by Saskatchewan Polytechnic: Regina Campus. Oct. 17–18. See

INDIGENOUS LANGUAGES SYMPOSIUM This day-long event features a series of presentations and a workshop on the theme Language is Within Us. First Nations University of Canada, opening smudge at 8:30 a.m. Registration is free, and lunch will be provided. For more information contact

SCIENCE PUB University of Regina economist Jason Childs discusses “A Year In The Life of Legal Weed”. Bushwakker, doors at 5 p.m., talk at 7 p.m. See

HILL DINNER Guest speaker at this formal dinner is Paul Sobey (Empire Company Limited). Hosted by Paul J. Hill School of Business. Delta Hotel, cocktails at 5:30 p.m. See

PREPARING FOR A BUSINESS TRANSITION Presentation on how to prepare for retirement as a business owner. George Bothwell Library, 7–8:30 p.m. See

ELECTRONIC DRUM PROGRAMMING Hands-on workshop on how to generate beats. Digital Media Suite (Central Library), 7–9 p.m. See

A MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM This production of Shakespeare’s famous romantic comedy set in an enchanted forest was filmed at Globe Theatre in London. Cineplex Cinemas, 7 p.m., with a second screening Oct. 20 at 7 p.m. See

HOMEOWNERSHIP INFORMATION SESSION This event offers a chance to learn about Habitat for Humanity. Core Ritchie Centre, 7 p.m. See

TWO FLOORS UP Debut of a new monthly comedy variety night hosted by Lily Langen. Creative City Centre, show at 8:30 p.m. See

PUB TRIVIA See Thursday Oct. 10.

Friday 18


CANADIAN CLUB OF REGINA LUNCHEON Guest speaker is Scott Wright (President of Search and Rescue Volunteer Association of Canada). Executive Royal Hotel, registration at 11:30 a.m. RSVP by Oct. 14 to

AURORA ART GUILD Show and sale of original art work. Innovation Place (University of Regina), 10 a.m.–5 p.m., Oct. 19 from 10 a.m.–5 p.m., Oct. 20 from 11 a.m.–4 p.m., with a reception at 1 p.m. See

WHAT’S IN THE DMS? Lunch hour tour of the Digital Media Suite. Central Library, 12:10–12:50 p.m. See

FARTS AND CRAPS FAIR: HALLOWEEN EDITION This event is hosted by the local art collective The Night Witches. German Club, 4–9 p.m.

SASKATCHEWAN WRITERS’ GUILD: FALL CONFERENCE The SWG is celebrating its golden anniversary so “The Gilded Guild: 50 Years and Counting” is the theme. Presenters include Jeanette Lynes, Wayne Arthurson, Ariel Gordon, Daniel Scott Tysdal, Bruce Rice, Rita Bouvier, Gail Bowen and Trevor Herriot. Canadian poet/journalist Mark Abley will deliver the Caroline Heath Memorial Lecture on Oct. 19 at 8 p.m. Travelodge Hotel, Oct. 18–20. See

COUGARS VS UBC OKANAGAN Canada West women’s volleyball. Kinesiology Centre, 6 p.m. See

SASKATCHEWAN OPEN This judo tournament features competition in different skill levels. Regina Fieldhouse, 6 p.m. See

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

WINE MOMS PAINT NITE! Live performance by UR Improv. Fifth Parallel Gallery, 7 p.m.

ROCK THE RINK This figure-skating exhibition features Tessa Virtue & Scott Moir, Patrick Chan, Kaetlyn Osmond, Elvis Stojko, Carolina Kostner and Jeremy Abbott. Special musical guest is Birds of Bellwood. Brandt Centre, 7:30 p.m. See

THE BLENDED CHALICE Guest-speaker Shawn Sanford Beck discusses “ChristoPaganism as a Spiritual Path”. Knox Met Church, 7:30 p.m. Admission by donation.

Saturday 19

REGINA FARMERS’ INDOOR MARKET Core Ritchie Centre (445 14th Ave.), 9 a.m.–1 p.m. See

TRAUMA INFORMED ABORTION DOULA TRAINING This two-day training session is co-presented by Regina Public Interest Research Group. University of Regina, Oct. 19–20, 9 a.m.–4 p.m. Register at

REGINA COIN CLUB The annual show and sale focuses on coins, bank notes, stamps, medals, books, bullion and more. One highlight is a Dominion of Canada 1858 Specimen Set. Turvey Centre, 10 a.m.–5 p.m., Oct. 20 from 10 a.m.–3 p.m. See

QCP 4-STRIKE KNOCKOUT This tournament is hosted by Queen City Pinball. Theo Bill’s Restaurant & Lounge, free play at noon, tournament at 2 p.m.

WASCANA SPOOKTACULAR This nature-friendly event includes a haunted village along with live animals, dissections and creepy arts and crafts. Costumes are encouraged. Wascana Place (2900 Wascana Dr.), noon–3 p.m. Free admission. See

LOUIS RIEL BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION To mark the 175th anniversary of Riel’s birth George Fayant discusses the history of Red River carts. Central Library, 1–4 p.m. See

ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS Richard Bean directs an English version of Goldoni’s classic Italian comedy about a man (James Corden) trying to profit by serving two masters. Presented by London’s National Theatre. Cineplex Cinemas, Oct. 19 at 12:55 p.m. See

HOMEOWNERSHIP INFORMATION SESSION This event offers a chance to learn about Habitat for Humanity. George Bothwell Library, 1 p.m. See

COUGARS VS UBC THUNDERBIRDS Canada West women’s hockey. Co-operators Centre, 2 p.m. See

SAVE THE CHILDREN CANADA BEEF SUPPER This charity event includes a meal plus live entertainment. St. James Anglican Church, 5:30 p.m. Advance tickets only. Adults $25, children 6–12 $5.  Call 306-545-40ll or 306-545-6693.

COUGARS VS UBC OKANAGAN Canada West women’s volleyball. Kinesiology Centre, 6 p.m. See

GIN APPRECIATION This event offers a chance to learn about the history and appeal of gin. Hosted by Lifelong Learning Centre. The Owl, 3–5 p.m. Register at or 306-585-5748.

LADIES NIGHT OUT This event includes a reception, dinner, live music and chance to learn more about community organizations such as Dress for Success Regina, Regina Transition House and Souls Harbour Regina. Wascana Golf & Country Club, 5 p.m. Tickets at 306-541-5720.

VINTAGE: CLUB COPACABANA This fundraiser for Creative Kids Saskatchewan is part party and part immersive theatre experience inspired by Barry Manilow’s 1978 hit song. Tickets and other details at

REGINA BALLROOM DANCE CLUB This is a casual social dance. Lakeview United Church, 7:30–10:45 p.m. See

BURNT SIENNA This interactive performance is hosted by Kris Alvarez with guests Skyler Anderson (Making Treaty 4), Minhal Mussawar (URegina’s Muslim Youth Network) and Luanne Truong (MILU). Presented by Curtain Razors. Artesian, 8 p.m. See

Sunday 20

ARTIST LAB Drop-in workshop for emerging and professional theatre artists. Globe Theatre, 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Pay what you can. See

HARVEST TEA Noon and 1:10 p.m. sittings have a light lunch, while the 2:20 p.m. sitting has dainties. Hosted by Regina Garden Associates, with entertainment by Ryan Gibson. Regina Floral Conservatory. Advance tickets only at 306-781-4769 or

MOST INCREDIBLE BRIDAL SHOW Trade show featuring vendors offering wedding goods and services. Conexus Arts Centre, noon–5:15 p.m. See

KEEPING AND CARING FOR ORCHIDS Guest presenter Phylliss Campbell discusses the basics of orchid care. Prince of Wales Library, 1–2 p.m. See

FOWL SUPPER Traditional fowl supper with turkey and trimmings. Holy Trinity RC Parish, continuous seating from 5–6:30 p.m. Adults $20, Take Out $20, Youth 6–12 $10, Children 5 & under free. Tickets at 306-543-3838.

THE SWEET ’N’ STICKY SHOW Live drag show hosted by Katy Hairy and Flo Mingo with guests Cheryl Trade and Stony Mac. Proceeds go to Lulu’s Lodge. Cure Kitchen + Bar, show at 8:30 p.m.


Monday 21

FEDERAL ELECTION 2019 The polls are open from 7:30 a.m.–7:30 p.m. in Saskatchewan. Advance polls will also run on Oct. 11–14 from 9 a.m.–9 p.m. The location of your polling station can be found on your voter information card. Remember to bring approved ID. See

STU-STU-STUDIO TIME This drop-in tour of the Digital Media Suite session is hosted every Monday by Eric Hill. Central Library, 11 a.m.–2 p.m. See

SPEAKERS CORNER TOASTMASTERS Guests are welcome at this meeting of people dedicated to improving communication, public speaking and leadership skills. Co-operators Building (1920 College Ave.), noon–1 p.m.

ARMCHAIR TRAVEL The guest-speaker and destination are t.b.a. RPL Theatre, noon–1 p.m. See

FINDING PURPOSE, DIRECTION & MEANING IN RETIREMENT Presentation on how to fill your retirement years with meaning. George Bothwell Library, 2–3 p.m. See

EMPLOYMENT STANDARDS FOR HIRING FOREIGN WORKERS Presentation on issues to be aware of when hiring foreign workers. Central Library, 2–3 p.m. See

ELECTION VIEWING PARTY Watch all the election drama unfold on the big screen. RPL Theatre, 5 p.m. See

#ANNE FRANK: PARALLEL STORIES This documentary is narrated by Helen Mirren, and explores the life of Anne Frank through her diary writings. Cineplex Cinemas, 7 p.m. See

HIDDEN BIRD SONG This talk by John Patterson on the nuances of various bird species’ songs is hosted by Nature Regina. Royal Sask. Museum, 7:30 p.m. See

OPEN MIC Features music, spoken word, comedy and more. Cure Kitchen + Bar.

Tuesday 22

THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW Opening Night. See Ongoing.

THE WIGGLES (PARTY TIME TOUR) Live performance by cast of the children’s TV show. Conexus Arts Centre, 2:30 and 6:30 p.m. See

HOW TO TALK TO YOUR KIDS ABOUT CLIMATE CHANGE This event is part of a Green Parenting initiative, and includes speakers Katherine Arbuthnott (Campion College Psychology professor) and Ada Dechene (youth climate activist). Wesley United Church, 7:30 p.m. More information at


REBEL TRIVIA See Tuesday 15.

Wednesday 23

DIAMOND WILLOW CARVING WORKSHOP This workshop to create a walking stick is led by woodworker Greg Mallett. Prairie Sky School, 6:30 p.m. See

SHAKE YOUR FAMILY TREE: BEGINNING GENEALOGY WORKSHOPS This three-part course offers an introduction to genealogy. Central Library, 7–9 p.m., with additional sessions on Nov. 6 and 20. See

MENTAL WELLNESS WORKSHOP Guest presenter is mental health professional Shannon Patton. Regent Place Library, 7–8 p.m. See

CALLS TO ACTION FOR TRUTH & RECONCILIATION This three-part series is co-presented with Reconciliation Regina and Central Zone Board. Tonight: Justice. Albert Library, 7–8 p.m. See

TAX STRATEGIES FOR SMALL BUSINESS Presentation on tax issues faced by small businesses. George Bothwell Library, 7–8:30 p.m. See

RADIANT PRESS: BOOK LAUNCH The local press is launching three poetry books: Victor Enns Love & Surgery, Lynda Monahan and Rod Thompson A Beautiful Stone and Bernadette Wagner The Dry Valley. Artesian, 7 p.m. See

PADDLING FILM FESTIVAL This screening is being hosted by Sheldon Williams Outdoor Club. Royal Saskatchewan Museum, 7 p.m.

COMBAT IMPROV: BACK FROM THE DEAD Live improv by local troupe. The Exchange, show at 8 p.m. See

Thursday 24


NDH PERFORMING SERIES Guest artist Ralph Escamillan performs the contemporary dance work Hinky Punk. Presented by New Dance Horizons. ShuBox Theatre, 1:30 p.m., Oct. 25 at 8 p.m. The Oct. 25 performance will be followed by the Wigs on Fire Kiki Vogue Ball at 10 p.m. See

MARVELOUS MARKS This two-part workshop offers a chance to create a plaster mask for Halloween. Sherwood Village Library, Oct. 24–25 from 3:30–5 p.m. See

UNDERSTANDING FINANCIAL STATEMENTS Presentation on the basics of financial record keeping. Central Library, 7–8 p.m. See

BOOK CLUB Tonight’s book: Diane Ackerman The Zookeeper’s Wife. Regent Place Library, 7–8 p.m. See

FRUIT WINE TASTING This event is co-hosted with Over the Hill Orchards & Winery. $10 cost recovery fee. 19+ George Bothwell Library, 7–8 p.m. See

TEA TASTING This event is co-hosted with Jule Gilchrist, owner of Cuppa ’T. Glen Elm Library, 7–8 p.m. See

PAINT BY WORDS This workshop on using words as inspiration for making art is led by Leah Dahl. George Bothwell Library, 7–8:30 p.m. See

NO-DIG GARDENING Guest speaker Sheila Bonneteau discusses how to save time and effort while improving the health of your soil. Hosted by Regina Horticulture Society. St. Paul’s Cathedral, 7 p.m. Members free, non-members $5. See


PUB TRIVIA See Thursday Oct. 10.

Friday 25

HARVEST OF ART This three-day show and sale is hosted by Prairie Artists Guild. Executive Royal Hotel, Oct. 25 from 1–9 p.m., with an artist reception at 7 p.m., Oct. 26–27 from 9 a.m.–6 p.m. See

REGINA FEDERATION OF ARTISTS Show and sale of original art by Regina artists. Wascana Centre, 1–9 p.m., with a reception at 7 p.m.; Oct. 26 from 10 a.m.–5 p.m., and Oct. 27 from noon–4 p.m. See

SCOTTISH HERITAGE SOCIETY OF REGINA This local organization hosts a gathering once a month to celebrate Scottish culture. Westminster United Church, 6:30 p.m. RSVP to

RAMS VS MANITOBA BISONS With two games left to play the Rams sit at 1W-5L and have only a slim chance of making the playoffs. They close out the season with games against Alberta Golden Bears in Edmonton on Oct. 19, followed by this game which will be played at Leibel Field at 7 p.m. See

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

OBSERVATORY TOUR Hosted by Royal Astronomical Society of Canada (Regina Centre). Kalium Observatory at Science Centre, 7 p.m. See

FALL ONE ACT CABARET This annual Regina Little Theatre fundraiser has a Halloween theme. Features bar and food service along with several one-act plays and a costume contest. Performing Arts Centre, Oct. 25–26, doors at 6:30 p.m. See

MAGIC AND MYSTERY This evening of magic is presented by International Brotherhood of Magicians. Wa Wa Shrine Centre, doors at 6:30 p.m. Tickets at 306-569-2294.

MONSTER BRAWL VI Live professional wrestling with guest grappler Super Crazy. Hungarian Club, bell at 7 p.m. See

ANNE OF GREEN GABLES This musical version of Lucy Maude Montgomery beloved story is presented by Luther High School students. Merlis Belsher Centre, Oct. 25–26 at 7 p.m., Oct. 27 at 2 p.m. See

THE PASSION OF CHRIST Launch for a book by Khrystyna Beregovska about Ukrainian-Canadian artist William Kurelek (1927–77). Ukrainian Orthodox Church, 7 p.m.

JUKEBOX MANIA This “name that tune” style trivia challenges players to identify musicians, movie and TV themes, jingles and more. Costumes are encouraged, and there’s also appetizers and live entertainment. Turvey Centre, 7:30 p.m. Proceeds to Family Service Regina. See

REGINA WORD UP! YOUTH STAGE Guest artists at this open mic are the poetry team Homegrown. Creative City Centre, show at 8 p.m. See

CLUB 66 SOCIAL DANCE Music at this Halloween dance is by Just Us. Regina Seniors’ Centre (2134 Winnipeg), 8 p.m. Includes a light lunch at midnight. See


Saturday 26

HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE DAYS This city-organized event allows you to dispose of chemicals, paint, fertilizers, aerosols, batteries, light bulbs, propane tanks and rimless tires in an environmentally safe way. 2400 6th Ave., 9 a.m.–4 p.m. See

REPAIR CAFÉ This event is hosted by Saskatchewan Waste Reduction Council as part of Waste Reduction Week. Eligible items include small appliances, clothes, toys and furniture. Cathedral Neighbourhood Centre, 10 a.m.–2 p.m.  See

METROPOLITAN OPERA: MANON Broadcast of Massenet’s opera about an innocent country girl who becomes a famous courtesan in Paris. Cineplex Cinemas, 10:55 a.m. See

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

TIM HORTONS NHL HERITAGE CLASSIC This regular season NHL games features Calgary Flames vs. Winnipeg Jets. Mosaic Stadium, 8 p.m. See





Sunday 27

PATS VS CALGARY HITMEN WHL hockey. Mosaic Stadium, 2 p.m. See

RAYMONDA Broadcast of a Bolshoi remount of an 1898 ballet about a woman betrothed to a Hungarian knight in medieval times who must deal with other suitors when he’s away on a crusade. Cineplex Cinemas, 4 p.m. See



THE ROCKY HORROR SHOW Remount of Richard O’Brien’s classic horror/camp musical. Presented by Sterling Productions, with audience participation encouraged. Conexus Arts Centre Convention Hall, Oct. 22–25, 8 p.m. See

SASKATCHEWAN DESIGN WEEK This celebration of architecture, urban planning and product design includes film screenings, talks, walking tours and more. Highlights include a discussion on Designing Inclusive Play (Oct. 21 at 7 p.m. at the Artesian) and a lunchtime presentation by New Mexico architect Deidre Harris (Oct. 24 at noon at MacKenzie Gallery). Oct. 18–25. See

SOUND ART STATION: GABI DAO This art work is co-presented by Holophon Audio Arts and the Digital Lounge.  Central Library, until Jan. 12. See

VR STATION: MUSEUM OF SYMMETRY This art work by Paloma Dawkins is co-presented by National Film Board of Canada and the Digital Lounge.  Central Library, until Jan. 12. See

FORGOTTEN SASKATCHEWAN This exhibition sees photographer Chris Attrell document abandoned buildings in the prairie landscape. It will be on display at the Creation Cube at George Bothwell Library until Oct. 30. See

AL BENESOCKY’S “SHOCK HOUSE” This is billed as Saskatchewan’s premiere haunted house attraction. 1230 Broad St., Oct. 11–12 and Oct. 18–19 from 7–11 p.m., and Oct. 17 and 20 7–10 p.m. See

CM GHOST TOURS This family-friendly tour explores the paranormal history of Centennial Market. The tours run until Oct. 31 on select dates at either 4 or 7 p.m. 1230 Broad St. See

FAMILY SERVICE REGINA: WALK-IN COUNSELLING Free one-hour counselling sessions Mondays and Thursdays from 12:30–4 p.m. at Family Service Regina (200-1440 Broadway Ave.), Wednesdays from 1–6 p.m. at Central Library, and Fridays from 1–5 p.m. at Albert Library. See

STITCH, MAKE & CHAT Drop-in group for people who knit, scrapbook and do other crafts. Sessions are at George Bothwell Library (Tuesdays 1–3 p.m. and Thursdays 7–8:30 p.m.), Sunrise Library (Wednesdays 1–3 p.m.), Glen Elm Library (Thursdays 7–8:30 p.m.), Connaught (Saturdays 1–4 p.m.) and Sherwood Village Library (Sundays 2–4 p.m.). See

HARVEST OF ABUNDANCE Display of late fall and early winter plants and flowers. Regina Floral Conservatory, open daily 1–4:30 p.m. until Nov. 28. See


Thursday 10

ROMAN CLARKE (The Scorcher Tour) at Artesian, show at 8 p.m. See

Friday 11

ALIEN TO THE IGNORANT with Lunar Lander Dance Commander and Legends at SCES Club. See

THE RITTER FAMILY BAND with DJ Dags at O’Hanlon’s Pub.

ONE MORE TIME at Revival Music Room, show at 9 p.m.

CARPE DIEM (Silent Disco) with nine DJs, visual art projections by Violet Rayes, live painting by Daarian Woroniak and Noah Trillz, and flow artistry by TribalVibes. Cure Kitchen + Bar, 10 p.m.

Saturday 12

KICK AXE with The Killer Dwarfs at Casino Regina. See

THE DEAD SOUTH (Served Cold Tour) with Andino Suns at Conexus Arts Centre, 7:30 p.m. See

BEN WINOSKI & JEFF STORRY at Shannon’s Pub, 10 p.m.

CHRON GOBLIN with Black Mastiff at the German Club.

SMOKEBREAK at Broadway’s, 9 p.m.

Sunday 13

ANCIENT PIG with The Wont’s at T + A Vinyl, show at 8 p.m.

Wednesday 16

JUSTIN RUTLEDGE with Charlotte Cornfield at Artesian, show at 8 p.m. See

AUTUMN SINGER/SONGWRITER SHOWCASE featuring John Deschamps, Regan Hinchcliffe, Nathan Davis, Albert Strangeman, Trent Leggott, Neil Child, Aidan Von Helsing, Dylan McNab and Billie Jack Thomson at Bushwakker, 8 p.m.

Thursday 17

WOLF WILLOW (album release for And the Leaves Have Turned to Amber) at Fat Badger.

SWEET ALIBI with Jonny Moonbeam at Artesian, show at 8 p.m. See

PERVERTS with Dream Creeps and Lunar Lander Dance Commander at Cure Kitchen + Bar, show at 9 p.m.

Friday 18

IMMOLATION with Blood Incantation, Ancient Future at Riddell Centre, 7 p.m. See

HOLLERADO with Little Junior at the Exchange. See

DRAKE MARK at O’Hanlon’s Pub.

THE WAILERS at Casino Regina. See

LADIES OF THE PRAIRIE & THE MALE ORDER BAND at Artesian, 7:30 p.m. Proceeds support Monarch Mental Health which is associated with UR Pride. See

SHERMAN DOWNEY with Desirée Hobbins at Creative City Centre, show at 8 p.m. See

SOURJACK at Eldorado Country Rock Bar.

Saturday 19

LEE GREENWOOD at Casino Regina. See

SELCI (Effervescence album tour) with LOA, ygretz and Desirée Hobbins at Cure Kitchen + Bar.

SOURJACK at Eldorado Country Rock Bar.

MUSTAKETTU with Black Sun Tales and Aiséiri at Cloud 9 Live.

SONIC ORCHID at Broadway’s, 9 p.m.

Wednesday 23

BILLARNEY at Bushwakker, 8 p.m.

Thursday 24

DANIEL CHAMPAGNE at Artesian, 7:30 p.m. See


MARMOT THE BAND with Being and Put to Rest at Cloud 9 Live.

Friday 25

HELLAWEEN PARTY with Bones To Dust, Satisfaction Overload at the Exchange. See

OLD SOUL REBEL with guests at SCES Club. See

JIMMY RANKIN at Artesian, show at 8 p.m. See

THE NEW MONTAGUES at Casino Regina. See


Saturday 26

THE INTERRUPTERS with Skinny Lister and Sharp/Shock at Conexus Arts Centre, 7 p.m. See

EXTREME HALLOWEEN SCREAM featuring DJs Chester, Space Eagle and Patrick Blue at SCES Club. See

NIGHT OF THE DANCING DEAD featuring Lunar Lander Dance Commander and 2 Beats at Shannon’s Pub, 10 p.m.

Sunday 27

THE LAZYS with The Deaf Idols at the Exchange. See

JORDAN KLASSEN with guests at Artesian, show at 8 p.m. See

Jazz & Classical

Saturday 19

RSO POPS CONCERT Guest artist for this concert is the JUNO Award and Polaris Prize winning Wolastoq First Nation artist Jeremy Dutcher. Conexus Arts Centre, pre-concert performance at 6:45 p.m., music at 7:30 p.m. See

EARTH This concert is presented by Concertino Regina with a program featuring works by Beethoven, Merci, Rodriguez, Faure and Varese. Living Spirit Centre (3018 Doan Dr.), 7:30 p.m. Admission by donation. See

Monday 21

THE JAZZ BAND-ITS at Bushwakker, 8 p.m.

Thursday 24

JUVEL with Ava Wild at Cure Kitchen + Bar, show at 8 p.m. Free admission.

Saturday 26

RSO MASTERWORKS CONCERT: DVOŘÁK & BRAHMS This program, with guest artist Jonathan Crow (violin), features the Canadian premier of Missy Mazzoli’s Dark with Excessive Bright, along with Dvořák’s Serenade and Brahms Violin Concerto. Conexus Arts Centre, pre-concert chat at 6:45 p.m., music at 7:30 p.m. See

Sunday 27

CAMERON CROZMAN & KATHERINE DOWLING This concert features music performed by a talented young cellist and pianist. Presented by Regina Musical Club. Westminster United Church, 3 p.m. See



Friday 11

GEMINI MAN Ang Lee hasn’t made an action film since Hulk in 2003. So I’m not sure what drew him to this film, which stars Will Smith as an aging hitman who is being targeted by a much younger clone made without his knowledge.

THE ADDAMS FAMILY This movie channels the original Charles Addams New Yorker cartoon. The art looks cool, and the trailers have been okay. But the movie posters have a bunch of bad puns that try to make the characters hip — which always sends up a red flag for me. The live action TV and film versions were pretty decent, so this movie has its work cut out.

JEXI Adam Devine stars as an urban slacker with a phone addiction. When he gets an upgrade, his new virtual assistant (Jexi, voiced by Rose Byrne) starts pushing him to aim higher in life. But when he does, she gets jealous. Hmmn, sounds a little like Spike Jonze’s Her.

Friday 18

MALEFICENT: MISTRESS OF EVIL Angelina Jolie returns as Maleficent the once evil (but not really, just misunderstood) fairy who is fighting against evil Michelle Pfeiffer for some reason. It’s weird to think that this is kind of a sequel to the Sleeping Beauty story.

ZOMBIELAND: DOUBLE TAP Columbus, Tallahassee, Wichita and Little Rock (Jesse Eisenberg, Woody Harrelson, Emma Stone, Abigail Breslin) are back for round two against the zombies. At one point they end up at the Whitehouse (cue Trump satire), and they start finding new people (Rosario Dawson, Zoey Deutch, Luke Wilson, Thomas Middleditch, Avan Jogia, and Dan Aykroyd) to add to the drama/comedy.

Friday 25

BLACK AND BLUE Naomie Harris is a rookie cop who witnesses two corrupt cops murder some gangsters. They wound her trying to get her body cam which recorded the killings, but she escapes. She’s desperate to get to the precinct to download the video, but the bad guys are on her trail. Looks like a serviceable action film.

COUNTDOWN An app that you download will tell you how long you have left to live. Apparently, it’s attached to some evil entity that kills you when the app says your time is up. Looks laughably bad.

Cineplex Flashback Film Series

Friday 18

10:00 BUFFY THE VAMPIRE SLAYER The irony of this 1992 movie with Kristy Swanson in the title role, of course, is that it spawned a way more successful TV series with Sarah Michelle Gellar as Buffy. Additional screening Oct. 26 at 9:35 p.m.

RPL Film Theatre

Thursday 10

6:30 THE LUNCHBOX A housewife and an older man connect through a lunchbox delivery service.

Friday 11

6:30 THE FAREWELL See Jorge’s review on page 17.

8:30 WILD NIGHTS WITH EMILY American writer Emily Dickinson had a reputation as a recluse. But as this bio-pic starring Molly Shannon shows, she had a wild side too.

Saturday 12

3:30 A MONSTER IN PARIS This animated French film follows the adventures of a giant insect who is hunted as monster but manages to hide as a singer in a cabaret.



Monday 14

3:30 ADDAMS FAMILY VALUES Thanksgiving screening of the 1993 live action movie.

Wednesday 16

6:30 THE DEER HUNTER Directed by Michael Cimino, this Vietnam War-era drama won Best Picture in 1978.

Thursday 17

6:30 MYSTERIES AND LANDSCAPES Filmmaker Kyath Battie will be in attendance at this screening of short films presented as part of Independent Visions.

Friday 18

6:30 CHILDREN OF NATURE This weekend, the RPL and Saskatchewan Filmpool are presenting six Icelandic films curated and introduced by Steve Gravestock. The series opens with this 1991 film about an elderly couple who flee a Reykjavík seniors’ home in a bid to return to their rural roots.

8:30 UNDER THE GLACIER Based on a 1968 novel, this 1989 Icelandic film sees a young theologian travel to a village to investigate a church with a ’60s style counterculture approach to spirituality.

Saturday 19

3:30 CASPER Live action version of the children’s cartoon.

6:30 WHEN THE RAVEN FLIES This 1984 film is the first in a trilogy by Hrafn Gunnlaugsson based on old Viking tales. It sees a young Irishman who was spared during a raid travel to Iceland to seek revenge.

8:30 JAR CITY A detective investigating a murder discovers that the victim is connected to a decades-old cold case in this 2006 crime drama by Baltasar Kormákur.

Sunday 20

6:30 GOLDEN SANDS Trouble brews when a group of American soldiers camp near a small town in early Cold War era Iceland in this Ágúst Guðmundsson comedy.

8:30 LIFE IN A FISHBOWL This 2015 drama by Baldvin Z has been described as Altmanesque for the way it interweaves the stories of three characters — a single mother, an alcoholic novelist, and a former athlete trying to climb the corporate ladder.

Tuesday 22

6:30 CITY DREAMERS This documentary about four women architects is presented as part of Saskatchewan Design Week.

Wednesday 23

6:30 THIS IS WHAT DEMOCRACY LOOKS LIKE This Cinema Politica doc looks at the 1999 World Trade Organization meeting/protest in Seattle.

Thursday 24

6:30 INDIAN HORSE This film is based on an award-winning 2013 novel by Richard Wagamese about an Indigenous boy who survives residential school in the 1960s to become a star hockey player.

Friday 25

6:30 THE NHL: 100 YEARS Documentary on the league’s first century from 1917-2017.

8:30 NAMES ON THE CUP Players will undoubtedly figure prominently in this doc, but when a team wins Lord Stanley’s mug coaches, management and staff get their names engraved too.

Saturday 26

3:30 BRIDE OF FRANKENSTEIN This sequel was released in 1935 and is considered by many critics to be superior to the original 1931 classic.

6:30 DOLCE FINE GIORNATA A Nobel Prize winning poet living in a Tuscan villa faces a backlash after she criticizes the erosion of democratic rights in Europe in her acceptance speech.

8:30 LUCE Naomi Watts and Tim Roth are the proud parents of an adopted son from Eritrea (Kelvin Harrison Jr.). They start to worry, though, when a high school teacher (Octavia Spencer) accuses him of wrongdoing.

Sunday 27

6:30 LUCE


Kramer IMAX

AFTER DARK FILM SERIES Get revved up for Halloween with the cult favourite The Rocky Horror Picture Show on Oct. 12.

HURRICANE ON THE BAYOU Highlights of this doc include the music and footage of Hurricane Katrina’s impact on the Louisiana bayou.

ROBOTS 3D Robots! If that doesn’t pique your interest in this doc nothing will.

SUPERPOWER DOGS This doc is narrated by Captain America.