July 9, 2015

Ace Art: Submissions & Cartae Open School l Winnipeg Library Events l THE DECEMBERISTS & Lady Lamb l BTPRSM Outdoor Playgroup l Deadbeats V l Culture Week l Community Powwow l CJNU’S Bud, Spud & Steak

Aceartinc., 290 McDermot Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 0T2

aceartinc. Annual Call for Submissions
Submission Deadline August 4, 4:00 pm
aceartinc. is an Artist Run Centre dedicated to the development, exhibition and dissemination of contemporary art by contemporary artists.  ace exhibits 5 exhibitions a year by contemporary visual artists in all mediums. We welcome submissions from all emerging contemporary artists and curators aceartinc. (including individuals, groups and collectives) in all visual arts media including drawing, video, painting, sculpture, performance, installation, photography, web.
aceartinc. will pay CARCC exhibition fees to artists; travel and accommodation, one-way shipping and per-diems will also be provided.
Deadline: August 15, 5:00 pm
Cartae Open School | call for applicants for November 5 to June 30
Cartae is an alternative learning space to explore contemporary art modes, ideas and criticality, and their applications to individual practices. Cartae is an initiative of aceartinc.
The School provides opportunities in the form of peer to peer learning, studio visits / workshops from ace’s exhibiting artists, screenings, artist talks, free access to all events that occur at ace during the Cartae year, and input from our sister Artist-Run Centres.

Winnipeg Library Events

7/22   6 pm - 8:30 pm
Super 8 Film Conversion Workshop
Are your family memories trapped on Super 8 film? Join us for an introduction to converting film to digital format with Mark Borowski of the Winnipeg Film Group. Participants can bring one 3-minute film and a USB drive for conversion during the workshop, or simply watch and learn. Note: Super 8 format only for this workshop.
7/25  10 am & 2 pm
Meet at Dalnavert, 61 Carlton St., on the veranda
Duration: 70 minutes. Free. Rain or shine, so please prepare for inclement weather.
Space is limited! Call 204-986-6450 to register.

Sir Hugh John Macdonald’s Winnipeg: a downtown walking tour with Ron Robinson
Take a walk with Sir Hugh to the Millennium Library. Sir Hugh will introduce you to the many downtown sites that touched his life. The tour will wrap up in the Local History Room where participants will learn how to find out more about the people, places, and history that surrounds us every day!
8/12  1:30 pm to 2:30 pm
Goldeyes Baseball Players Love to Read!
The Winnipeg Goldeyes Baseball Club supports children’s literacy by visiting library branches to read stories, meet their fans, answer questions and give autographs.

July 22, Doors at 6:30 pm - Show at 7:30 pm
Burton Cummings Theatre, 364 Smith St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2H2
$45.00 (+s/c) at, Ticketmaster & all Ticketmaster locations.
All Ages Welcome

Union Events and the Winnipeg Folk Festival are excited to co-present indie folk rockers
THE DECEMBERISTS with Lady Lamb.  What a Terrible World, What a Beautiful World, is THE DECEMBERISTS’ most varied and dynamic work.

July 22, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Riverview Community Centre, 90 Ashland Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 1K6

Come on out to the BTPRSM’s Outdoor Rink Playgroup!  Meet up link
All socialized dogs are welcome to attend.
$2.00/family to help cover the costs of the rink rental.
Bring your lawn chairs, mosquito sprays, water/drinks, toys!
Make sure your dog is wearing it's City of Winnipeg License.
We will have water bowls for the dogs, and will block off any openings in the rink.

July 24, Doors 8 - Show 9:00 pm - 1:00 am
The Park Theatre, 698 Osborne Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 2B9
$10 at The Parkticketfly, Music Trader and from the bands

Deadbeats is a party we throw every now and then. We bring out some of Winnipeg’s best punk bands and get them on stage. But, when the show ends the party doesn’t. Drinks, relevant jams and fun in the lobby. 

DISTANCES - Melodic Punk Rock band.  Their debut self-titled EP is rich with catchy melodies and heavy-hitting hooks. 
CLIPWING - Rock and punk influenced by The Flatliners, Smoke or Fire and Foo Fighters.
UNION STOCKYARDS - Melodic hardcore punk rock. Old dudes with new ideas.

July 27- July 31, 10 am - 4 pm
785 Keewatin Street (beside Sobeys)
All free and very fun!!!

NorWest Co-op Community Health’s free Culture Week 2015 with ethnic beverages, food and snacks, games, activities for kids, and cultural displays and entertainment.

Come all five days and get your passport stamped to win a surprise cultural package!

 July 28, 11:00 am
The Billy Mosienko Field, 785 Keewatin Street

Gilbert Park Community Powwow
Hosted by Gilbert Park Going Places and Norwest Co-op

Registration starts at 11 am
Grand Entry at 12 pm
Feast will be served at 6 pm

All are welcome to attend!
The event is alcohol and drug free.

Email Jasmine to get involved.

August 19
The Tijuana Yacht Club at Canad Inns, Polo Park

CJNU’S Bud, Spud & Steak
Enter the 50/50 draw and silent auction & rainbow auction!
Tickets $20 each, from our remote at Grant Park Shopping Centre through July.


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