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Christmas Bird Count for Kids!

The Christmas Bird Count For Kids will be taking place on January 7th, 2017 in Wascana Centre at 2900 Wascana Drive (Wascana Place). There will be a Peregrine Falcon presentation by the Saskatchewan Falconers Association as well as free snacks and hot chocolate.  Binoculars will be provided if needed. Please RSVP to Marla Anderson by January…

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Monument Monday: Albert Memorial Bridge

The Albert Memorial Bridge’s construction was part of a large relief project during the Great Depression.  The bridge was designed by the architectural firm of Puntin, O’Leary and Coxall, as well as consulting engineer Claude A.P, Turner.    The bridge is highly ornamented with Egyptian motifs, lamp standards,…

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Commemorative Benches

  Benches throughout Wascana Centre can be dedicated to commemorate a milestone, pay tribute to someone or to celebrate the life and works of a loved one. Benches benefit all age groups in providing a resting place along a walking trail or allowing for a place to sit while enjoying Wascana Centre’s natural areas. Benches will…

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Monument Monday: Allan Blakeney Memorial

The Blakeney Memorial is a plinth with two plaques on a cement base, with a pair of benches next to it.  It is located southwest of the Saskatchewan Legislative Building near the corner of Memorial Way and McCallum Avenue in Wascana Centre.  Born in Bridgewater, Nova Scotia on September 7, 1925, Blakeney was first elected as an MLA in…

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Reminder: Keep Your Dogs on a Leash

A friendly reminder to all dog owners visiting Wascana Centre that you are required to keep your dog leashed at all times. Here are a few good reasons why you should keep your dog on a leash: 1.It keeps your dog safe. Keeping your dog on a leash eliminates the risk of your dog following a squirrel into traffic, or running onto thin ice during the…

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