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February 6, 2016

Bands as Bowie l Art In Plain View l Gowns for Grads l Make Cheese l Leonard Flett l Physicality in Improv l Outside Joke + Folk Lordz l Exploring Indigenous Knowledge Through Art l Portrait With Your Pet l Bingo Bowl

February 19, Doors: 9 pm / Show: 10 pm
The Good Will - Social Club
625 Portage, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2G4
$10 tickets at Music Trader, The Good Will and ticketfly.com 
18+ w/ valid ID

Bands as Bowie!
Human Music as David Bowie 
Slow Spirit as David Bowie 
Novillero as David Bowie 

Expect costumes, hilarious banter and singing along to songs you know and love! A portion of proceeds will be donated to The Cancer Care Manitoba Foundation. 

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February 19 - March 1
Cre8ery gallery & studio, 125 Adelaide Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3A 0W4

Art “In Plain View Winnipeg” Exhibition & Sale
Reception: February 19, 7-10 pm
Hours: February 20 to March 1: Tuesday to Friday, 12-6 pm; Saturdays 12-5 pm

Kathleen Black , Nancy Blokland, Coleen Chamberlain, Ray Christopherson, Pat Courtnage, 
Gloria DeNeve, Jane Gateson, Karen Johannsson, Steve Jorgensen, Jo’ Anne Kelly, 
Kathleen Kolba, Jordan Miller (representing cre8ery), Bev Morton, Raymond Page, 
Tom Roberts, Mary Anne Rudy, Stoneware Gallery, Ann Tyre

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Gowns for Grads, is a volunteer initiative by the Laura Milner White Committee and is a wonderful way to re-use beautiful grad dresses and gowns. More than 1,200 graduating girls have participated in the program and more dresses and gowns are needed – especially in sizes under 4 and over 14.
Gowns for Grads is 100% volunteer run and is dependant on your donations which may be dropped at  
Lola Boutique, 11-2090 Corydon Ave.
Innovative Medical Supplies, 217 Henderson Hwy.
d.a. Niels Gourmet Kitchenware, 485 Berry St. 
Polar Bear Rubber, 1663 Burrows Ave.
One Great Spa Giselle’s, 30-166 Meadowood Dr.
U-Weight Loss, 1602 St. Mary's Rd.
Westwood Collegiate, 360 Rouge Rd.
Donations of suitable shoes and evening bags are also welcome.

For those interested in receiving a dress, meet with your school counsellor for details. All participants must be registered by their respective school.  Email for info.

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February 20, 10 AM - 3 PM
West End Commons, 641 St. Matthews Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3G 0G6
Tickets - $80.00, includes supplies and printed instructions to take home

Learn to make your own cheese - chevre, ricotta, cottage cheese and mozarella at home. Please bring an apron, and some containers to bring your cheese home. Additional home cheese making supplies are available for purchase.

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February 20,12 PM - 2 PM
Neechi Niche, 865 Main St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R2W3N9

From The Barren Lands Book Signing with Leonard Flett 
First Nations Christian Writers book launch and conference
The lives of indigenous people in remote areas in the 1960s and 1970s are examined in detail. Flett’s successful career with both the Hudson’s Bay Company and the North West Company provides an insight into the dying days of the fur trade and the rise of a new retail business tailored to First Nations.

Leonard Flett is a Cree status member of the Big Trout Lake Ontario First Nation. He has been recognized by the Aboriginal community with the bestowal of a National Aboriginal Achievement Award in 2002, by Manitoba with the Order of Manitoba in 2012, and by Canada with the induction into the Order of Canada in 2004. He is also a recipient of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee medal.

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Gas Station Arts Centre, 445 River Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 0C3

February 20, 12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Physicality in Improv Workshop with Folk Lordz! (Rapid Fire Theatre • Edmonton, AB)
$45 Email to reserve your spot today! 

This workshop will heighten your physical presence on stage, expand your character range, and sensitize your group-mind for big, beautiful physical choices. Drawing on elements of clown, physical theatre and acrobatics these award-winning improvisers will arm you with techniques to develop your comedy beyond words and wit. 

The Folk Lordz (Todd Houseman & Ben Gorodetsky) are an award-winning improv duo who fuse cultural storytelling with physical improv comedy. 
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February 20, 8 PM
Tickets $15 / $12 for students, arts workers

Outside Joke + Folk Lordz
In the first half, Folk Lordz combine the styles of Indigenous origin story, Chekhovian character drama, and a third genre supplied by the audience, followed by Outside Joke's signature improvised musical!
Folk Lordz has been featured at the Vancouver International Improv Festival, Edmonton's Thousand Faces Festival of Mythic Art, Winnipeg Fringe Festival, and headlined numerous CHiMPROV shows at Rapid Fire Theatre.

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Feb 20 to Feb 21
Dragon Arts Collective, 3C - 91 Albert Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1G5
Tickets Available    call 204-293-3869 or email for info

Advanced Expressive Arts Therapy Workshop: Exploring Indigenous Knowledge Through Art
Internationally recognized artist and teacher, Victoria McIntosh was born in Ste. Boniface, raised on Sagkeeng First Nation and spent her early years at Residential School. She has fond memories of her grandmother as her first art teacher. Drawing, firepainting, mural-making, and storytelling are some of her preferred media.
Join us for this workshop or register for a year-long program of study 2016-17, including 5 weekends of experience in different EAT modalities.

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February 20 - February 21
Ace Art, 2-290 McDermot Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 0T2
Tickets / Call (204) 944-9763 or email 
$50 Non-Member (includes a gallery membership) /  $40 Member (2 for $70 / $60)

A Portrait with Your Pet - art lovers and pet lovers alike can have a portrait taken with their handsome pet, by one of Winnipeg’s finest photographers within hand-crafted sets built by some of Winnipeg’s most-celebrated visual artists. 
Furry, feathered, scaly, hairless, and taxidermied critters are welcome. 
Costumes, matching uniforms, and props are encouraged!
Sets By: hannah_g | Doug Melnyk | Divya Mehra | Cliff Goodwill & Natalie Ferguson l
             Seema Goel, Andrew Moreau & Mark Neufeld
Photos By: 
     Karen Asher | Leif Norman | Mike Latchislaw | Charles Venzon | Ashley Gillanders 
     Colin Corneau l Adam Dolman | Dominique Rey | Timothy Dyck | Janine Kropla

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February 20, 7:00 PM - 9:30 PM
20 Alpine Avenue, Winnipeg, MB
Tickets $16.00 each - Call Patty @ 204-782-7119 or Alpine Animal Hospital

Come to Manitoba Pug Rescue’s Annual Bingo Bowl Event!
Bring your friends and family to this fun night out and help support a great cause as well!
Individuals and Teams Welcome!
Silent Auction, 50/50 Draw, Food & Pop!

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