April 24, 2013
Sale & Barbeque for Craig Street Cats l Flapjack Fundraiser l Alaska Cameron & the S.O.S. l Rooms l Faith Eidse l Mark Stobbe l Monika Kinner-Whalen
5th Annual Giant Rummage and Bake Sale for Craig Street Cats
Craig Street Cats, 489 Madison St.
May 4 at 10:00 am until May 5 at 4:00 pm
Rummage Sale | Bake Sale | Barbeque | Silent Auction
Donations may be dropped off at our adoption centre starting on May 1.
Please, no clothing, bedding, upholstered furniture or TV sets.
Baked goods may be dropped off on May 3.
We also need new items for silent auction baskets.
Winnipeg Lost Dog Alert's Flapjack Fundraiser
Applebee's Grant Park, 1150 Grant Avenue
May 4, 8:00am until 10:00am
$10 - Pancakes, bacon and coffee.
There will be a 50/50 draw!!
This is to raise money for safety vests for our Registered Volunteers who search for lost dogs. Come out and have some of the WLDA staff and volunteers serve you!!
For tickets please call:
James at 204-221-0955 Tyndall Park
Kim at 204-290-8297 St. Boniface
Taylor at 204-880-4789 West Kildonan
Denise at 204-229-3344 (text only) Elmwood
Rhonda at 204-996-8700 St Anne's / St Mary's junction
Lindsay at 204-770-2555 Downtown
Janelle at 204-218-0339 Fort Richmond
Shannon's Irish Pub, 175 Carlton Street
May 4, 10:00 pm
18+ with ID
Alaska Cameron & the S.O.S.
Come on down for a full night of rock & roll, outlaw country and good times.
May 2 - 12
Winnipeg Studio Theatre, 140 Rupert Street
Rooms: a rock romance
The 70s rock scene explodes when ambitious singer Monica meets reclusive rocker Ian. The two quickly become entangled creatively and romantically.
Starring - Steffi Di Domenicantonio & Tim Porter
Mike Cann, Bass
Alan Nagelberg, Guitar
Brendan Thompson, Percussion
Kris Ulrich, Guitar
Music/Book - Paul Scott Goodman & Miriam Gordon
Director - Kayla Gordon
Musical Director - Joseph Tritt
Set and Costume Design - Scott Penner
Stage Manager - Sheena Sanderson
May 5, 2:00 pm in the Travel Alcove
Light the World: The Ben and Helen Eidse Story as told to Faith Eidse
From rural Manitoba, Ben and Helen Eidse were the first missionaries sent to the heart of Congo. The Eidses and their African partners established 80 churches, ran 24 clinics, delivered the leprosy cure, and translated the Bible. Amid revolution and disability, the Eidses raised four daughters.
Helen was a nursing graduate of Grace Hospital. Ben is Chancellor of Steinbach Bible College. Faith Eidse is the author of the award-wining Voices of the Apalachicola.
May 6, 7:00 pm in the Travel Alcove
Lessons from Remand
In 2008, Mark Stobbe was arrested on a charge of second-degree murder. He listened to fellow inmates and watched the functioning of the Remand Centres. He interprets these observations to create insights into Canada’s jail system. On March 29, 2012, he was acquitted.
Mark Stobbe was a senior communications official with the Government of Manitoba when his wife, Beverley Rowbotham, was murdered in October of 2000. He is the co-author of Devine Rule in Saskatchewan: A Decade of Hope and Hardship.
May 6, 7:30 pm in Prairie Ink Restaurant. Small Works Gallery Opening
My Sweet Prairie: A collection of embroidered fibre art
Monika Kinner-Whalen is a member of the Embroiderers’ Association of Canada, the Saskatoon Quilters’ Guild, and a juried member of the Saskatchewan Craft Council. Positive public response to her work has gained her exhibition invitations, awards, teaching and public speaking opportunities, as well as commissions internationally. Monika has been published in magazines, and also in Sophie Long’s book Mastering the Art of Embroidery out of the U.K.