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June 5, 2012

Sharing Craft l Travel CUTS l Brian Henderson


June 11, 7:00 to 8:30 pm in the Travel Alcove

The Manitoba Crafts Museum and Library invites all crafters  to join in a casual and creative environment where you are encouraged to share your craft challenges and joys with skilled crafters from MCML. 
Participants for this evening are Linda Glowacki (Needle Felting), Liz Scott (Embroidery), and Miriam Wilson (Knitting).

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June 11, 7:00 pm in the Community Classroom
Colombian Tour Travel Presentation

Travel CUTS will be presenting a free travel information session introducing you to the beauty that is vibrant Colombia. Join us as we present to you a colorful and historical tour with G Adventures that travels through Bogota, Cartagena, Taganga and Tayrona National Park. 

Space is limited - please RSVP to Travel CUTS or 204.269.9530 ext 223.

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June 12, 7:00 pm in the Atrium
Sharawadji

Brian Henderson has established himself as a poet who makes us aware of language as an instrument of discovery. In his work we realize that each of the mind’s worlds speaks a secret language, which it is the poet’s task to discover and translate.

In Sharawadji this includes not only such worlds as those created by the surreal paintings of Jacek Yerka, but the intense, re-humanizing experience of loss and grief. 

Brian Henderson is the author of ten collections of poetry; Nerve Language, was a finalist for the Governor General’s Award. He holds a PhD in Canadian Literature, and is currently the director of Wilfrid Laurier University Press. 

Henderson is joined this evening by local poets Méira Cook, Ariel Gordon, Jan Horner, Maurice Mierau, and Jennifer Still, all of whom will be reading.

Phone 204-475-0483
(Toll-Free 1-800561-1833)

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