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Thursday, February 21, 2019
RPL Film Theatre
7:00pm

Let's celebrate Valentine’s Day and listen to heartfelt true stories about loves found and lost. It’s a night of storytelling led by theatre artist Gabrielle Dufresne.

True love stories told live! To Regina, With Love is a unique and unforgettable way to celebrate Valentine’s Day -- listening to heartfelt and hilarious true stories about loves found and lost. It’s a night of storytelling led by theatre artist Gabrielle Dufresne. Do you want to share your story? We know this town is full of romantic stories and we want to hear yours. Bring pictures, letters, postcards and tell your story. The show is connected with all month long exhibition in the Prairie History Room. You will find there artifacts and letters, from the Civic Museum of Regina Collection and the Prairie History Room, that deal with stories of falling in love in Regina, falling in love with Regina, falling out of love in Regina, etc.

Submit your story: gab_48@hotmail.com 

Register today: http://attend.reginalibrary.ca/event/1159028

Spotlight

Polly in yellow dress

Polly in yellow dressThis beautiful doll is made of fine china, with brown hair, a yellow bonnet, and eyes that could open and close. Her yellow organdy dress is adorned with a black velvet ribbon decorated with pink flowers. White stockings and black boots complete her outfit.
This toy doll was donated to the museum in 1982 by Charles Morton.

Trivia

The popularity of elaborate fashion dolls such as Polly necessitated a need for experts to repair them. Beginning in the 1830’s several “doll hospitals” opened across Europe. These employed specialists who could fix the beloved toys.