See Moose Jaw’s renovated historic schools

Prince Arthur school

Prince Arthur School. Peel Library Postcard Collection. Postcard 12731, Published by Gowen Sutton Co.

What does a renovated historic school look like? On Sept. 28, Heritage Regina is offering a bus tour of renovated historic schools of Moose Jaw! Moose Javians will be on hand to take us inside their 100-year-old-plus schools. We’ll get to learn about their history and details of the renovations that have been done.

Itinerary: Saturday, Sept. 28
9 a.m. sharp – departure from Connaught School, Regina
10:00 to 10:40 a.m. – Prince Arthur School
11:00 to 11:30 a.m. – King George School
12:00 noon to 1:15 p.m. – Lunch at Hopkins Dining Parlour
1:30 to 2:30 p.m. – Central Collegiate
2:30 – 3:30 p.m. – General sightseeing
4:30 p.m. – Back in Regina

A limited number of tix are available at Groovy Mama or from members of Heritage Regina, Save Our Connaught and the Connaught SCC. $25 adults, $15 kids 13 and under, infants free. Lunch is not included in the ticket price. You can reserve a ticket by replying to this email.

The National Trust for historic buildings recommends that any school community being asked to make a decision on the future of a heritage school should be given the opportunity to tour renovated schools. Thanks to Heritage Regina for making this possible!

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