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April 28, 2013

The Edge: MIX l Mother's Day Crafts Sale l Parecon l Walk for MS (multiple sclerosis)

The Edge Village and Gallery, 611 Main street
Opening Reception: May 3, 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm

MIX: year end exhibition
PARTY TIME. ORIGAMI. LET'S EAT.

Featuring work by:
- Disa Haldorson
- Grace Boyd
- Brenna Linton
- Giuliana Grande
- Melanie Riggs
- Andrea Raths
- Donna Garofalo
- Selena Panchoo
- Karen Hanan 

Exhibition hours:
Saturday, May 4: 2 pm-6 pm
Tuesday, May 7: 12 pm-6 pm

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WEST Handmade and Vintage Sale III
May 4, 11:00 am until 4:00 pm
R.A. Steen Community Centre, 980 Palmerston Avenue (at Ruby)
Free admission and parking. 

To contact W.E.S.T. / Winnipeg Etsy Street Team please email 

Handmade and vintage goodness, including soaps, vintage housewares, jewelry, items for children and babies, retro and vintage apparel, knitted and crocheted items, journals, pottery, and much more! 

There will be delicious goodies to buy and FREE coffee and tea. 

We are having a table where you can try your hand at a variety of crafts, FREE.  
Come and discover the creative craftster inside of you! 

This is the perfect opportunity to get a Mother's Day present for the woman who deserves something as lovely and unique as she is.

The WESTies confirmed to be at the sale:
AdorablesbyAlisia
aeliosdesign
BitchinKitchnKitchen
BlueStarStudio
BranchesandFeathers
ByBlackBirdDesigns
CloverleafFibreArt
DarlingRing
DragonNerd
emms Pocket Shop/gEM's
FlatlandersSoapCo
Heartfelt Yarn Wreaths
Heidi and Seek Boutique
HEM Design
HeavensEarth
Hoshii Designs
KristasJewellery
LadyLikeness
M-agination
Marathon1981
maryandmaude
Monkey Business Card Company
Nancy Blokland Pottery
One Plus One Design
On the Go Designs
Periwinkle Dzyns
PrairiePeasant/PrairieThreads
Punky and the Bug
Real Swanky
SmashKnits
SoGa Soap
Toxie Designs/Blue Camel Baby
VintageBettyClothing
We are Bound Together

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Ram Wools Yarn Co-op, 989 Portage Avenue
May 4, 6:30 pm until 10:00 pm

Parecon: a new way to own your labour
Hosted by: Winnipeg Parecon Worker Council

Video presentations, open presentation and discussion about Parecon, demonstrations from Ram Wools Yarn Co-op. 
Reps from ParIT Worker Co-op and Mondragon will be on hand. 
Music by Leonard Podolak. 
Snacks will be available.

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MS Walk
University of Manitoba Maxbell Centre
May 5, 8:00 am

The CC Walkers are at it again! 
Please join Catherine Culligan and walk to help the fight against MS. 


We will be getting t-shirts for the walk. Please let me know your size and I will order one for you. Keep in mind that they are men's shirts and 100% cotton.

Can you imagine...

Having multiple sclerosis means that one morning you may not be able to walk when you wake up. Or that you may suddenly have impaired vision. Or that your memory will fail you for no apparent reason. The symptoms of MS are many and vary for everyone. It's estimated that approximately 55,000-75,000 men and women in Canada have the disease, and every day about three more people are diagnosed.

...a future without MS

I've registered for the MS Walk because I want to do something for everyone who lives with multiple sclerosis. With your help, together we can make a difference.




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