March 18, 2016

Kitten Shower l Hospital Hallway l Home & Garden l Healthy Eating l Underground Films l Open House l Art Exhibition l Wpg. Model Railroad Club's Show l Stepping Stone l Hockey l ACI Events l The Zolas l Intronaut

Virtual Kitten Baby Shower
to Mar 28 at 9 PM
Craig Street Cats, 16-1421 St. James St., Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H 0Y9

Kitten Season is upon us. It's time to stock the shelves so we can feed all the bottle babies and orphans that will be counting on us. Please help by sending items from our bottle baby wish list. 

The babies will also need canned cat food. Friskies chicken or turkey and giblets pate flavours are best.
If you prefer to donate money, please visit 
Thank you for your generosity -- you are saving lives.

March 30, March 31 and April 1, 8 pm
Plug In, Unit 1 - 460 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 0E8
Spaces must be reserved by calling during gallery hours: 1 (204) 942-1043 or email 

Plug In Institute of Contemporary Art is pleased to present Hospital Hallway, a performance by award-winning, Winnipeg-based artist Sarah Anne Johnson. 

Hospital Hallway is a continuation of themes explored in Johnson’s immersive installation House on Fire and performance Dancing with The Doctor, drawing on her grandmother’s experience as an unwitting participant in the infamous MK-ULTRA mind-controlling drug experiments of the 1950s ultimately linked to the CIA.
The artist has designed an elaborate enclosed set that positions audiences above her, circling the stage like theatre-in-the-round. Johnson takes the role of her grandmother as a patient pushed into a nightmarish ‘treatment’. 
Hospital Hallway encompasses a larger video and installation project.

April 1 - April 3
Friday 12 pm - 9 pm, Saturday 10 am - 9 pm, Sunday 10 am - 6 pm
RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg, 375 York Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 3J3
Tickets Available

Winnipeg Home and Garden Show
Innovative products and hundreds of experts all under one roof!

NorWest Co-op Community Health, 785 Keewatin Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba 

Our April Healthy Eating Class schedule is ready!
Healthy Eating Class, April 5 - 2 - 4 pm, Room 118
Heart Health / Cholesterol Class, April 20 - 10 am-noon Room 104
Nutrition and Diabetes Class, April 21, 6 - 8 pm, Room 103
Please call 204-938-5900 to register

April 1 at 8 PM
Winnipeg Film Group, 304 - 100 Arthur Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1H3
Suggested donation of $10

In support of the annual Winnipeg Underground Film Festival, OCC is proud to announce upcoming screenings every Friday in April!
The series kicks off on April 1st for First Fridays in the Exchange District with the Manitoba premiere of Aaron Zeghers' 5-projector expanded cinema doc Holland, Man. Also performing will be Scott Fitzpatrick with his film-turned-music performance Second Star. 
This program rounds out with an compilation of 'The Best of WUFF' 2013-2015, including some local favourites still to be announced !

April 1, 6:30 to 9:30 PM
Half Pints Brewing Company, 550 Roseberry St., Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H 0T1
Free Admission!

Spring Open House 2016
Time to be refreshed for spring! Join Arbonne, Stella & Dot, SweetLegs, 
and Thistle & Bee Botanicals for all of your new season needs! 
There will be prizes, refreshments, and more! 
Gather your girlfriends for a great night out!

April 1 - April 12
Cre8ery gallery & studio, 125 Adelaide Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3A 0W4
Opening Reception & First Friday, April 1: 7-10 pm
Hours: Tues to Fri, 12-6 pm; Sat 12-5 pm
Exhibition closes: April 12, 6 pm

Plan D: Art Exhibition & Sale, Members of cre8ery
Featuring: Jordan Miller, Sari Habiliuk, Dave Swiecicki, Sarah Neville, Steve Jorgenson, Bernard Ferguson, Yvette Hawkes, Darlene Drewniak, Noella Hanan, Kristi-Marie Chech, Sonya Joyal, Robert Coulter, Michael Joyal, Dan Hawksworth, Cindy Garrioch, Lynda Gilchuk, Jo Holmes and Marilyn Folson

April 2 and 3 - 11:00 am to 4:00 pm 
Charleswood Legion Hall, 6003 Roblin Boulevard 
Admission by donation / wheelchair accessible

The Winnipeg Model Railroad Club's  
Annual Open House / Model & Photo Contest Display 
Proceeds to support St. Amant Centre
Snacks and drinks available
There will be operating layouts, including 
The NMRA's #1 Northern Division's Free - mo HO modular group
The Man with the Giraffe Cars will be there for the kids!!!!
Kids, have your parent take your picture with the Man with the Giraffe Cars!
He'll also let you unload the operating cars!

The library will be selling magazines at a quarter each!!
They will also be selling train books!!!

Learn more about The WMRC through its blog, published by Paul Ullrich. 

St. Amant is a comprehensive resource for Manitobans with developmental disabilities, and autism.  We are a not-for-profit organization that offers a wide range of programs and services to support individuals and their families.

April 2, DOORS 9 PM / BANDS 9:30
The Knndy, 330 Kennedy st, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 3A4

STEPPING STONE - The show they played here in January was nuts!
FAILED STATES - One of the longest running and best hardcore bands in Western Canada. 
WITHDRAWAL - Everyone's favourite local Holy Terrorists. 
ILL FATED - Straight Edge jocks. You know the drill. 
USURPER - The SURP. Enough said. 

Apr 2 at 12 PM to Apr 3 at 9 PM
The Forks, 1 Forks Market Road, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 4L9

Rogers Hometown Hockey - WINNIPEG, MB
Our weekend outdoor hockey festival will be packed with activities for all ages! Join us for a full weekend of free activities, live music, a chance to meet NHL Alumni, and much more. 
The entire festival will culminate with Ron MacLean hosting the broadcast of the Minnesota Wild vs Winnipeg Jets game from our Sportsnet Mobile Studio on Sunday night.

ACI Manitoba Inc., 300 - 245 McDermot Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 0S6

April Fools First Fridays
April 1 at 5 PM - 9 PM

First Fridays: Foolish Story Lab: NOTHING BUT FOOLISH
Time: 6:30 - 8:30 pm
Sharing Circle, 400-245 McDermot Ave, Winnipeg

Celebrate the art of storytelling with the Manitoba Storytelling Guild. A circle of storytellers will share foolish stories. The audience is welcome to come and go throughout the evening. If you would like to tell a story contact Sandra.
The Manitoba Storytelling Guild supports and promotes the art of oral storytelling throughout Manitoba. For more info visit.
First Fridays THROB OFF!  Game & Photo Exhibit + Character performances
Time: 5-9pm
Large classroom, 400-245 McDermot Ave, Winnipeg

Throb Off!, created by Sarah London and Solmund MacPherson, is a satirical take on the hit 80s board game Heartthrob. It was created for Rowan Sparling’s 18th birthday, and was a smash hit. It was revitalized when the character portraits featured in the game caught Thomas Sparling’s eye, prompting the proposal of a photo show. 
That idea grew until it became what it is today, with select portraits taken by Solmund MacPherson being put on display alongside performances by some of the beautiful people featured in the game, copies of which will also be available to play or purchase. 
Dress up in your finest 80s attire and be prepared to have a good time. 
See the photos, meet the characters, and play the game.
April 2, 1 PM - 4 PM
Aceartinc., 290 McDermot Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Tickets - Free to ACI and ace members, $20 to non members
Contact aceartinc. at 204-944-9763 to register.

ACI Manitoba and aceartinc. present: Basic Tech Workshop / Instructor: Alison Davis
Interested in learning more about a/v tech for your own events? Learn how to:
• Connect a projector to a MAC laptop, PC laptop, and DVD player using RCA, HDMI, and VGA with the necessary adapters and cables (and learn what those cables are).
• Set up an audio system (2 speakers, a mixer, an amp, a microphone, an MP3 player)
• Connect the projector to the audio system.

April 2, Doors 7 / Show 8 PM - 11:30 PM
The Park Theatre, 698 Osborne Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 2B9
Tickets $20 in advance at The Park Theatre, Music Trader and online 

We’ve had the pleasure of having The Zolas in the room a couple times before, and it’s always a great time. Joining them will be Toronto's Fast Romantics. 

Anyone who caught on to the slow-burn success of 2012’s desolately hook-laden Ancient Mars could sense that something in The Zolas was threatening to bubble over.
Original members Tom Dobrzanski and Zach Gray have been joined by another longtime duo Cody Hiles and DJ Abell and this is the first album they’ve completely self-produced. The band dove headlong into vibrant, experimental pop, stirring modern production into the influences that surrounded them as kids growing up in the ‘90s.

April 5 at 7 PM
The Good Will - Social Club, 625 Portage, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2G4
Tickets available at Music Trader and online 

Ninjacat Productions and The Good Will Social Club present

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