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September 30, 2016

Crit Club l Being Greene l Scattered Seeds l Matt Falk l Holistic Living l Dog & Cat Events l Comedy for Dale Wiebe l Zombie Walk l Kimberley Dawn l Remember l Fire Paramedic Run l Toopy & Binoo l Art Events l Scenic Route to Alaska l Au5

October 11 at 6:30 PM - 9:30 PM
MAWA Mentoring Artists for Women's Art, 611 Main Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1E1

Crit Club - Free! Artists of all genders welcome!
Need feedback? Want to discuss art and art issues with a group of peers? Feel like you are working in a vacuum? Join Sylvia Dreaver for a 3-hour monthly discussion at which members present their recent work for critique. If you want to sign up for a critique email Sylvia. Everyone is welcome to participate, whether you are sharing work or not.

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October 13, 9:00 p.m. (9:30 NT)
Firsthand, Being Greene airs one week following Mental Illness Awareness Week (MIAW)

On the surface the Greenes are a fun-loving family. Dave is an Elvis Tribute Artist. Roxie is a writer. Quinn is an actor, and his little brother Kane is a beatboxer. But they are fighting an ongoing battle with mental illness. Dave is a hoarder. Kane suffers from suicidal thoughts. Roxie’s long history with depressive disorder has taken its toll. Quinn, the family caretaker, sacrifices his own ambitions to help the others.  
Quinn is ready to end the secrecy surrounding his family’s mental health.  But can he convince his family to join him?

Written and directed by executive producer, Jeff Newman, with Jocelyn Mitchell producer. Produced by Nüman Films, a Gemini Award winning company that produces  documentary and lifestyle programming. Find Quinn’s blog and information about the documentary at http://www.cbc.ca/firsthand/episodes/being-greene

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October 13 – 16
Red River Exhibition Park, 3977 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, R3K 2E8
Tickets General Admission – $8.00 / Seniors rate (65+) – $6.00 / Children 12 & under free
Thursday night pre-shop admission $15.00
FREE PARKING VIA THE RED RIVER EX NEW ENTRANCE 

Scattered Seeds
Oct 13 – 6pm – 9pm - Thursday night pre-shop with a limited number of tickets. 
Oct 14 – 10am – 9pm    Oct 15 – 10am – 6pm    Oct 16 – 12pm – 5pm
Mya Papaya Creations will be at Scattered Seeds again this year!

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October 14, Doors open at 5:30 PM / 6 PM - 9 PM
I Want That Stuff - Boardgame Empire, Collectibles Store, Brandon, Manitoba
The event is 18+
Tickets $20, not at the door. Purchase at I Want That Stuff from 5-midnight

Comedy Fundraiser Big Laughs, Bigger Smiles ROUND 2, featuring award winning comedian Matt Falk on stage from 8-9. 
- Specials on food and drinks up until 7:30! 
- Raffle prizes including autographed memorabilia and gift certificates, as well as 50/50!

The proceeds will be donated to the Pediatrics Centre in Brandon to purchase an Xbox One and PlayStation 4 for the hospitalized children to enjoy.  
Anybody that wants to be a part (sponsorship or prizes) message I Want That Stuff 

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October 14 – October 16
Assiniboia Downs, 3975 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, MB
FREE ADMISSION!

The Holistic Living Expo, in conjunction with the Winnipeg Rock and Mineral Show, offers a selection of health and wellness practitioners, psychic/intuitive readers, new age products, holistic healing methods and more!   For more information on each vendor

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Dog & Cat Events

October 14, Arrival time: 6:00 pm / Dinner starts: 6:30 pm
De Luca's Specialty Foods, 950 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3G 0R1
$40 per person - 1/2 proceeds raised will be given to the rescue. 

Deluca's Cooking Studio Fundraiser
Buffet style dinner with 3 different pastas, dessert, coffee/tea
1 cooking demo before dinner and 1 cooking demo after dinner 
Hosted by Winnipeg Giant Breed Rescue, a non-profit, 100% donation and foster based dog rescue dedicated to the rescue, rehabilitation and re-homing of dogs of all sizes.
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Before the Bridge Senior K-9 Rescue Inc., Stony Mountain, Manitoba    

October 14 at 6 PM - 9 PM
October 15 and 16 at 12 PM - 3 PM
Pet Valu Reenders, Unit 10-3 Reenders Drive, Winnipeg, Manitoba R2C 5K5

Before the Bridge Senior K-9 Rescue Inc. Adoption Event
Come check out some of our adorable adoptables! Love is ageless!

November 6, 10 AM - 4 PM
Viscount Gort Hotel1670 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3J 0C9

Fall Craft Sale! Just in time for the holidays!
Come shop a variety of home-based business and local crafters and meet some of our sweet seniors who are looking for their forever homes.
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Pet Valu, 1134 Taylor Ave # 3, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3M 3Z4

Rescue Siamese is very excited that Pet Valu Taylor has chosen us and our friends, Hull's Haven Border Collie Rescue, to be the recipient of Thanks For Giving at this location. From October 1 to 31 you can stop in and fill the crate with a donation of food, litter, toys, cleaning supplies. We will also be on hand each weekend.
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October 14 – October 16
Craig Street Cats, 1421 St James St # 16, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H 0Y9

Help Craig Street Cats celebrate National Feral Cat Day!
Friday: open house and bake sale (there may be CUPCAKES) 5 to 8 pm
Saturday: open house, bake sale and barbecue 2 to 5 pm
Sunday: open house, bake sale, barbeque and shelter building workshop 2 to 5 pm
Shelter Building Workshop: help build warm winter shelters for community cats. Shelters will be placed at our managed colony sites. Please register ahead of time by email 
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October 15 at 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Earl Grey Community Centre, 360 Cockburn St N, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3M 2P5
Pictures $5 each and will be emailed to you by our photographer

Langdon's Batman And Catwoman Photo Shoot Fundraiser for Craig Street Cats. 
Batman and Catwoman will be there from 1 until about 2:30. 
Some treats for purchase. Come dressed in your costumes if you like. No age limits on who can get their pictures taken. Come on out and have some fun with us! The more pictures the more money we raise to help the cats.
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October 15 – October 16 at 10 AM - 5 PM
RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg, 375 York Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 3J3
Tickets  / email  

The Winnipeg Pet Show is dedicated to people who love their pets. Pet owners will discover the latest in pet-related products and services with information on every type of pet imaginable including dogs, cats, birds, fish and reptiles. 
Fun, family entertainment including Dog Agility Performances and the CKC Breeders Showcase, plus our new Pet Fashion Show featuring the latest pet fashions and Halloween costumes!
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We will have our famous “PUG STORE” with crafts and gifts, with 100% of the proceeds going to our Veterinary Bills. Talk to our Director Lisa about adopting your new best friend or Events Co-ordinator Patty about our event calendar! Manitoba Pug Rescue, founded in 2007, is a non-profit dedicated to the rescue, care and placement of all surrendered, abandoned and abused pugs and small dogs.

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Big Daddy Tazz
October 15, 7 pm
Frantz Inn, The Edge Lounge & Night Club, Hwy 52 East, Steinbach MB
Tickets $20 - Sunshine Greenhouse and Frantz Inn

Comedy Night Fundraiser for fire prevention, cancer care and local firefighter, Dale Wiebe
Featuring: Big Daddy Tazz, Jon Ljungberg, Andy Noble and Gerry Barrett

Having performed a wide variety of shows, from a client's 101st birthday to a biker initiation, makes Big Daddy Tazz one of the most sought-after comedians working today. He can make crowds laugh without resorting to dirty comedy. He has recorded his own Comedy Now Special, and performed at several comedy festivals including: The Winnipeg Comedy Festival, The Montreal Just for Laughs Festival, Saskatoon Comedy Festival, and the Great Plains Comedy Festival.

Jon Ljungberg is a Winnipeg television personality and comedian, most known as the host of Breakfast Television, on Citytv Winnipeg.

Andy Noble has been making a name for himself in the Winnipeg comedy scene with his always honest, style of comedy.

Gerry ‘The Big Bear’ Barrett is an award winning aboriginal stand-up comedian and actor. His show is family friendly, and he is a very funny story-teller and singer. 

Sponsored by Dr. Shine Auto Spa

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October 15 at 3 PM - 5 PM
Stanley Park, 15th St, Brandon, Manitoba R7A

2016 Brandon Zombie Walk - Dress up like your favourite zombie and support a great cause, the Brandon Humane Society.
- 3 pm: BOB FM will be playing some spooktacular tunes. There will also be a hot dog and drink sale, as well as a donation table set up with candy and dog treats.
- 4 pm: Parade. Zombies are to stay on the sidewalks and obey all traffic laws. Children are welcome to attend! Dogs are to be leashed at all times and cleaned up after by owners. 

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October 15 at 6 PM - 9 PM
Cowboys Roadhouse, 1034 Elizabeth Road, Winnipeg, MB R2J 1B3   (204) 253-2641
Event Tickets: $20 includes Bud Spud and Chicken Dinner
Admission Only: $10          For tickets contact Janice

Fundraiser for Manitoba Neurofibromatosis Support Group (MBNF) - Nicole Rayy celebrates the release of her new CD DIG, hosted by Kimberley Dawn of NOW COUNTRY 104.7, with special guest performances by Aaron Starr, Rhia Rae and The Rubies, and Tyler Del Pino.

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October 15 at 10 AM - 12 PM
St.Vital Park

Pregnancy & Infant Loss’s Tenth Annual Walk to Remember - We walk to remember our babies gone too soon, to take the steps they could not take, to create a community of support for bereaved parents and raise Pregnancy & Infant Loss Awareness.

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Canadian Mennonite University, 500 Shaftesbury Blvd, Winnipeg, MB R3P 2N2, Canada

October 15 at 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM
Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service’s RUN HAPPY shake out run!
ALL runners, ALL levels welcome! It will be a fun, at your own leisure 5km run! 
An opportunity for you to chat with the WFPS RUN Happy Pace team as well! 
100% complimentary, and loaded with fun, and some post shake out run goodies!
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October 16 at 8 AM
Tickets
The 5th Annual Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Service Half Marathon | 10km | 5km
Many pre and post race celebrations! 
Start and finish at the North Campus, at Shaftesbury Boulevard and Grant Avenue.

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October 16 at 1 PM
Pantages Playhouse Theatre
Tickets  

Sunwing.ca Presents "Toopy and Binoo: Fun and Games" Live (2016)
Best friends, Toopy and Binoo, return with their hit theatrical production. Filled with whimsical exuberance, families will dance and sing along with Koba Entertainment’s hottest musical extravaganza!
A toy chest full of mismatched game and puzzle ignites a curious imagination: watch as Toopy and Binoo dance with X’s and O’s; wiggle with smiling snakes; try to outwit a gang of dancing ladders. Along with boot stompin’ Dusteroo’s and limbo loving sheep, Toopy and Binoo return with their wackiest and most interactive adventure yet! 
Toopy and Binoo: Fun and Games integrates music, theatre, dance, puppetry and innovative multimedia technology!

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ART EVENTS

All instruction and supplies provided; NO EXPERIENCE REQUIRED
Event open to the public. We offer many colour options.

October 18 at 7 PM - 9 PM
Triple B's Scurfield
TICKETS: USE COUPON CODE Fall35 for 35% OFF YOUR TICKETS

Coaster Party - EXPLORE INK ART!
ALL AGES WELCOME
Create your very own ceramic coasters (set of 6, each measuring 4.25″).
Artist: Chelsey Bjornsson
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October 18 at 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
The Woody
TICKETS 18+ : USE COUPON CODE Fall35 FOR 35% OFF YOUR TICKETS

Birds on a Wire Sign Party
Create your very own handmade sign, approximately 16″ in length.  
Bring your friends, enjoy a few drinks and indulge in your creative juices!
Artist: Toni Dent
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October 19 at 7 PM - 10 PM
Shannon's Irish Pub and Eatery
Tickets  18+

Air Plant Party in Winnipeg
Everyone leaves with a one air plant indoor dish garden!
Artist: Toni Dent

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October 18 at 9:30 PM - 12 AM
The Handsome Daughter, 61 Sherbrook Street
$10 tickets at Ticketfly.com 


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October 18 Doors at 9:30 PM - 2:30 AM
District Stop - 140 Bannatyne Ave
Tickets $40 tickets (Limited)  18 + ID Required for event and after party

MoonChild Promotions & The Planit Present: Au5
Best Liked Mix Contest for local openers.
Austin Collins (Au5) is an American electronic dance music producer. Au5 collaborated with BT on the single "Partysaurus Overflow" for Walt Disney Records/Pixar. Au5 has made his way into Beatport's Top 10, by combining elements of electro house, progressive house, trance, and dubstep. 
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1 am to 5 am (3:30-4:00 am AU5)
$20 without ticket $15 with Ticket at the door
SECURITY in FULL EFFECT

Official After Party at The Planit, 285 Portage Ave. 

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