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May 26, 2017

McNally Robinson: June Events l Chasing Trane l Dance Spectrum l Kids’ Items Sale l Jazz Winnipeg Events l Fun Night l ThetaHealing® l Rooftop Static l Game of Thrones l Kin Kar Drawing l Paws in Motion l Gayrotic Bingo l Block Party l Walk for Kids l Events at The Forks l Winnipeg Folk Festival

McNally Robinson June Events: 
Phone 204-475-0483  (Toll-Free 1-800561-1833)

June 1, 7:00 pm
J.H. Moncrieff  Launch of the first two novels in her GhostWriters series
June 6, 7:00 pm
Dianne Brydon  Winnipeg launch of The Stalwart Brydons: From Scotland to Galt to Portage la Prairie, A Family History of 100 Years in Canada
June 6, 7:30 pm
Genevieve Pelletier of Theatre Cercle Moliere and Anne Manson of the Manitoba Chamber Orchestra will discuss the collaboration that will lead to the production of Nanabush and the Drum/Nanabozho et le tambour
June 8, 7:00 pm
Jeannine Carrière & Catherine Richardson  Winnipeg launch of Calling Our Families Home: Metis Peoples’ Experiences with Child Welfare and Belonging Métis
June 8, 7:30 pm
Grant Guy  Launch of Bus Stop Bus Stop
June 9, 7:30 pm
Catherine Owen  Winnipeg launch of Dear Ghost with reader Katherine Bitney
June 10, 7:00 pm 
Sean Trinder  Launch of Die Like a Leaf
June 11, 9:30 am
Superhero Party in Prairie Ink Restaurant  
Tickets $23.00 (plus tax and gratuity) per person, purchase in advance at Prairie Ink or by calling 204-975-2659. (The Reader Reward Card discount does not apply; all sales are final.)
June 14, 7:00 pm 
Prairie Fire Press  Launch of its spring issue featuring “ndncity,” a supplement of new work by some of Winnipeg’s best Indigenous and Metis writers.

Music at Prairie Ink Restaurant & Bakery

Saturday June 3, 8:30 pm

Bob Watts Trio
Saturday June 10, 8:30 pm

Chenoa McKelvey
Saturday June 17, 8:30 pm

Brian Chipney/Tim Cummings Trio
Saturday June 24, 8:30 pm
Mainstream Jazz

June 15 at 3 PM to June 16 at 10 PM / Jun 21 at 3 PM to Jun 22 at 6 PM
Winnipeg Cinematheque, Main Floor - 100 Arthur Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1H3

Chasing Trane: The John Coltrane Documentary is a thought-provoking film about a thinker whose music continues to impact and influence people around the world. 

June 17 at 6:30 pm  Performance 1
June 18 at 1 pm Performance 2, 
      and at 6:30 pm Performance 3
Centennial Concert Hall All are different performances!

Dance Spectrum 2017
A celebration of all the work students have done through the 2016-17 RWB School Recreational Division season. 

June 17 at 9 AM - 3 PM
North Centennial Recreation and Leisure Facility, 90 Sinclair St, Wpg, MB R2X 0A6
Admission $1 / 12 years & under free / FREE Parking / Wheelchair Accessible 

Winnipeg & Our Kids’ Items Sale - shop for new and gently used kid items
To become a vendor at this sale please Email

Jazz Winnipeg Events

June 20 at 8 PM - 11 PM
West End Cultural Centre586 Ellice Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1Z8
Four-time GRAMMY®-winning jazz bassist Christian McBride’s path has taken a continuous forward arc. With a career now blazing into its third decade, the Philadelphia native is one of the most respected figures in jazz today.
June 21 at 9:30 PM - 11 PM
The Good Will - Social Club, 625 Portage, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2G4
Indie rock outfit Mise en Scene was founded by Stefanie Blondal Johnson (vocals and guitar) and Jodi Dunlop (drums), now joined by Corey Hykawy (bass) and Dave Gagnon (guitar). Their breakout album, Desire’s Despair received a 2014 SiriusXM Indies Award nomination. Still Life On Fire is a swelling rumble indicative of their talented forces.

Young Mopes is Louise Burns at her boldest. Burns’ dark pop goth heart is evident on 2011’s Polaris Prize nominated Mellow Drama and 2013’s Midnight Mass.
June 22 at 7:30 PM - 10 PM
Burton Cummings Theatre, 364 Smith St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2H2
Gregory Porter’s 2014 GRAMMY Award-winning album Liquid Spirit and his duet with electronic music duo Disclosure both appeared on the British charts. His latest, Take Me To The Alley, uses a unique style.
June 23 at 10:30 PM - 1 AM
The Good Will - Social Club, 625 Portage, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2G4
Les Filles de Illighadad, Guitarist Fatou Seidi Ghali and vocalist Alamnou Akrouni, create sublime music. Their debut, Les Filles de Illighadad, explores very different sides of Tuareg music: dreamy ishumar acoustic guitar and the hypnotic polyphonic tende.

Collection Get! - Eliot Britton and Grace Hrabi’s contrasting performing styles first converged in Montreal. Their debut album, Save. As… is, is a celebration of contrast and technological colour, infusing Grace’s elegance into Eliot’s intricate compositional language. 

I’m here to make you dance, feel good - or both is how Zuki describes his purpose as a DJ. 
June 24 at 10:30 PM - 1 AM
The Good Will - Social Club, 625 Portage, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2G4
3PEAT - With Steve’s DJ background, E.GG’s breakdancing roots, and Dill The Giant’s work with Prestigious Deviants, the group naturally came together at hip hop events.

CHRIS BXNNXT - Chris Bennett, a Canadian hip hop artist, creates cutting edge music. 

Marisolle Negash, a vocalist, pianist and songwriter, is a storyteller with a distinctive sound. After her first single, Spaceship, she is now preparing to release her debut EP.  

June 23 at 5 PM - 8 PM
Kid City, 550 Archibald Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R2J 0X4
Pre-registration Wednesday before event $18 +gst / Regular $23 +gst

Friday Fun Night - June 
801 Century Street (204) 772-9226
550 Archibald Street (204) 772-9000
* Admission * Supervision * Dinner * Craft *

June 23, 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm
June 24 and 25, 9:00 am to 5:00 pm
Divine Clarity, 2071 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3J 0K9
$550.00 plus GST. Basic & Advanced ThetaHealers: of $250.00 plus GST.
Register or call at 204-223-8778
Advanced ThetaHealing® Certification Workshop
Kristel Kernaghan - Psychic Medium, Minister, Healer, Teacher

The Course encompasses an in-depth understanding of the Seven Planes of Existence. Clear old resentments, vows, and commitments that hold one back. By the end of the workshop, the student is a certified Advanced ThetaHealer®.
Prerequisite: Basic DNA from a certified ThetaHealing™ teacher

June 24 at 9 PM - 1 AM
The Pyramid Cabaret, 176 Fort Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 1C9
Albums & Tickets online and at Into The Music, Music Trader, and Planet of Sound.

Rooftop Static is releasing their debut album After Hello, and is hosting a party to celebrate! We invite you all to join Rooftop Static with Colour By Numbers, and Kenaston!

June 24 at 11 AM - 5 PM
A Muse N Games, 1783 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3J 0E8
Entry Fee: $25 (taxes included) Registration: 11:00 am / Matches Start: 12:00 pm
Preregister in store or online 

A Game of Thrones Regional Championships - Prizing: Regional Championship Kit from FFG. First place finish is worth a first round bye at any one National Championship tournament and grants a reserved seat at the World Championship in November!

Grand Prize Draw Date: June 25 at the Red River Exhibition, Kin Kar Booth
Early Bird Draw of $500 cash: May 31, 1:00 pm

Tickets are $5.00 each or 3 for $10.00, which includes discount coupons for Clay Oven, and the Red River Exhibition. Grand Prize - your choice of 1 of the following prizes:
2017 Ford Mustang GT, 2017 Ford F150 4x4 Truck, Can Am Spyder RT, 
All Season Outfoor Recreation Package (2 Sea-Doos, ATV, Snowmobile), or $25,000 cash
Boston Terrier & Pug Rescue of Southern Manitoba receives 50% of the proceeds!

June 25 8 AM: Registration/Donation Drop Off
     10:30 AM: Walk Starts (3 km or 1.5 km). Enjoy fun activities along the walk.
     11:30 AM: Join the celebration after the walk for fun, family activities!

Lyric Theatre at Assiniboine Park, 612 Park Blvd W, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3P 2N6
Registration or Donate 
Join the celebration! All leashed pets are welcome! 
No pet? No problem! All you need is a love for animals.
Celebrate with us at Fairmont Winnipeg Paws in Motion, the Winnipeg Humane Society's largest fundraising event of the year! Over 1,500 people and their pets will gather in the sunshine for this fun, family day to show off the joys of animal companionship.

June 25 at 9 PM - 11 PM
Club 200, 190 Garry Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 0M6

Drag Queen Gayrotic Bingo, hosted by Voleta Vexis & Misty Rivers!
Club 200 is in the heart of downtown Winnipeg. We have VLTs, a full service restaurant and a energy filled dance floor featuring Winnipeg's best club music. Club 200 is a gay owned & operated club. Come down for the fun you've been missing!

June 25 at 11 AM - 2 PM
139 Smith St, Winnipeg, MB R3C 1J5, Canada

Come out to the 4th Smith Street Block Party. Come meet your neighbours, eat a hotdog, pet an alpaca, ride the mechanical bull, get your face painted and more! FREE!

June 25 at 11 AM - 2 PM
Selkirk Park, Selkirk, Manitoba
For more info
or call Laurie or Rick at (204)482-5159 or (204)485-4461.
Registration runs 9:30-10:30 AM and walk begins at 11 AM.

Join us for an afternoon of outdoor fun at the third annual Kirstin's Walk for Kids! 
A hot lunch for all participants. A silent auction, as well as activities for the kids! 
Please come out to honour Kirstin's memory, and help us raise funds that will be used to purchase equipment and toys for early childhood education centres in Manitoba.

Events at The Forks, FORKS MARKET RD, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 4L9

July 3 at 6 PM - 9 PM
1-5-Oh Canada! Free Hoop Jam! Open to EVERYONE!
Lets wrap the Canada Day weekend up with some time spent in our beloved hoops. Come join me at The Forks near Scotia Bank Stage. There will be a heap of hoops & Canadian tunes! No experience necessary. There will be plenty of extra hoops around for you to use, plus hoops available for purchase. Be sure to bring Water! If the weather is uncooperative we shall reschedule. 
July 10 – July 14
Registration open to kids ages 9 to 15
Fee includes a daily hot lunch and snacks. Monday through Friday from 9am to 4pm.
Summer Day CAMP · Hosted by Kidsfest a.k.a. Winnipeg International Children's Festival
Participants develop circus arts skills and then finish the week with a performance for family and friends! Skills learned include tight wire walking, aerial skills, unicycle, juggling, stilt walking, swinging trapeze, magic, theatre games and more!

July 6 – July 9
Winnipeg Folk Festival - Birds Hill Park, Hwy #59, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3J 3W3

Winnipeg Folk Festival Handmade Village - The Winnipeg Folk Festival is one of the longest running folk music festivals in North America, with one of the the largest authentically handmade marketplaces around! Norwegian Wood joins forces with leather artisan Marc Simard. Come enjoy the music and prairie sun while you support handmade!

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