September 5, 2014

Oak Hammock September Events and Fall Supper l Politics on the Plate l Chet Faker l Com Truise l The Breakfast Club l Russian Circles & The Atlas Moth l Nik Turner l 1001 Nights l Fall Equinox Event l Fall Plant Sale l Zeus l Fall BBQ l SOUL NIGHT

phone: (204) 467-3300 or email

September 13 and 14
Archaeology, Rocks and Mineral Show and Sale

Learn gold panning and discover the many uses of minerals in everyday life.
Participate in our Mineral Silent Auction held both days at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.
Enjoy a horse-drawn wagon ride through the marsh on Sunday from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m.
A fee of $3 for members and $5 for non-members apply to this forty-five minute ride.

September 18 - 8 p.m.
Astronomy Night - Star Party & Fall Constellations

Fall is a great time to observe the night sky. The sun goes down earlier and the nights are still relatively warm.  Meet some members of the Royal Astronomy Society of Canada!

September 21 - 1 p.m. (approximately 2 to 3 hours)
Canoe Workshop - Bring Your Own Canoe

Use your canoe and explore the lesser known regions of the marsh!
Canoe expert and author, Dusty Molinski, will highlight the different points of interest.
Pre-registration is required.  Workshop fee is $10 per person plus admission.

September 23 and 25 (6 p.m.) and October 1, 3 and 4 (5:30 p.m.)
Migration Dinners & Rooftop Talk

Experience fall migration while enjoying a three-course dinner prepared by Chef Kelley, followed by a roof-top migration presentation and fly-in of geese and ducks at sunset.
Pre-registration is required.  Dinner is $45 for members and $52 for non-members.

September 27 and 28
Migration Festival

View songbird banding demonstration from 8 a.m to noon (weather permitting).
Meet Koko, the burrowing owl ambassador, and learn about this endangered species, with
Prairie Wildlife Rehabitiation Centre on September 27
Wildlife Haven on September 28 from 12:30 to 4 p.m.
Explore the marsh with our Horse-drawn Wagon Ride - daily from 1:30 to 4:30 p.m.
A fee of $5 for non-members and $3 for members applies to this 30 to 45 minute ride.
Join us on for the daily Rooftop Fly-in at dusk.

September 27
Provincial Hunting Day

Learn all aspects of hunting, from wildlife stewardship and outdoor skills to marksmanship and equipment care. The event will feature an archery range, hunting dog demos, wild meat samples as well as prizes and raffles. Enjoy a delicious lunch from Danny's Whole Hog. Exhibitors will be showcasing wares and representing hunting-related organizations.

September 16, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Eckhardt Gramatté Hall, University of Winnipeg

Politics on the Plate, Hosted by Food Matters Manitoba

Winnipeggers will be voting for their mayor and city councillors for the next four years. While there will be a lot of attention on potholes, property taxes, and frozen pipes, it is also time to start talking about something we often take for granted, something that we need every day: food.

Union Sound Hall, 110 Market Avenue
18+ with ID, No Minors
Tickets (plus appl. s/c's) Northern Tickets, Music Trader and The Urban Bakery (TUB)

September 17, 9:00 pm    Tickets $13
Chet Faker with guests
Australian indie-electronic musician, on tour with his release Built On Glass.
September 22, 8:00 pm    Tickets $15  
MRG Concerts & Union Sound Hall Present:
Com Truise with guests
Brooklyn-based, electronic musician and DJ, on tour with his release Wave 1.

September 18, 5:30 pm     Tickets
The Metropolitan Entertainment Centre, 281 Donald Street

Join us for a Back to School classic The Breakfast Club.
Enjoy cocktails at 5:30 pm followed by The MET Signature Buffet.
The movie will be screened after dinner.

The Pyramid Cabaret, 176 Fort Street
September 18, 9:00 pm   Tickets

Russian Circles play instrumental, sprawling music which runs the gamut of heavy discordant metal, to soft delicate passages.
The Atlas Moth blend of musical styles has been described by Pitchfork as "militantly adventurous heavy metal".
September 19, 9:30 pm
$10 tickets

1001 NIGHTS - Tribal / World Electronic Music Party!
Featuring Electronic Fusions of Tribal Beats, World Bass, Gypsy-Tronica,
Psychedelic Dub, Turkish & Eastern Belly Dancing remixes & much more!
DJ's: Chris Komus and Nathan Zahn
Visuals: Pixel Pusher
September 22, 8:00 pm
Tickets $17.00 advance at Into the Music, Music Trader and The Windsor Hotel Present Nik Turner's Hawkwind

Singer, composer, saxophonist and flutist Nik Turner fronts his version of space rock pioneers Hawkwind., a key link between hippie and punk cultures.
Also on the bill is Krautrock progressive band Hedersleben, and top tier purveyors of traditional American doom metal, Witch Mountain.

September 19 - 21
Hecla Provincial Park, Hecla Island, Manitoba

A  Fall Equinox Event, hosted by Solmundson Gesta Hus Bed & Breakfast,
with Vitality Wellness Center.
Meditations, Classes, Clearings and lots of relaxation, good food and fun.

Sept. 20, 9:00 am to 1:00 pm
Canadian Mennonite University, 500 Shaftesbury Blvd.
Fall Plant Sale – Free
Event features fall bulb sale and friends' share.

September 20  Doors 8:00 PM l Show 9:00 PM.
Tickets are on sale for $17.00 plus fees.
The Park Theatre, 698 Osborne Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 2B9

Arts & Crafts' leading modern/classic rock outfit Zeus returns with Classic Zeus, resuming its eternal affair with timeless melody, vintage ambience, and instant future classicism.
Astral Swans and The Elwins are opening the show!

September 20, 4:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wildwood Park Community Centre, 271 North Drive

Scavenger Hunt - Games
Family Photos - proceeds go to The Wildwood Park Community Centre
Bring an easy dish to share (chips, veggies and dip, or a delicious dessert)
Hotdogs will be provided
Plans for the new play structure for yellow park will be revealed!

September 20, 10:00 pm
Shannon's Irish Pub, 175 Carlton Street

This show is FREE 99!
A night of brilliant cover versions of the great Soul and R&B songs of Sam Cooke,
Booker T & The MGs, Otis Redding, Sam and Dave, Aretha Franklin, plus many more!

Brought to you by Ismaila Alfa, Shannon Kristjanson, Joseph Curtis, Boots Berven,
Ian Mikita, Tyler Yip, Timothy Friesen, James Hiebert and Marti Sarbit.

No comments:

Post a Comment