McNally Robinson November Events:
Phone 204-475-0483 (Toll-Free 1-800561-1833)
November 1, 7:00 pm
Dorothy Dobbie Launch of The Book of 10 Neat Things 2.
November 1, 7:30 pm
Chris Macalino Launch of All Psyched Up.
November 2, 7:00 pm
Launch of a new edition of Fox featuring a foreword by Alison Calder.
November 2, 7:30 pm
Nichola Batzel Launch of What’s in a Name? a story for children aged 7 to 14
November 3, 7:00 pm
Winnipeg launch of No Shortcuts: Organizing for Power in the New Gilded Age.
November 3, 7:30 pm
Allison Kydd Launch of Few and Far.
November 4, 7:00 pm
Joanna Henry and guests Winnipeg launch of Powered by Love: A Grandmothers’ Movement to End AIDS in Africa. The Grandmothers Campaign has raised over $25 million for African grandmothers and their grassroots organizations. All royalties from the sale of the book are for African grandmothers raising children orphaned by AIDS.
November 5, 3:00 pm
Kevin Tuerff Discussing & Signing Channel of Peace: Stranded in Gander on 9/11.
The Royal Manitoba Theatre Centre presents an afternoon with Kevin Tuerff, author of Channel of Peace and the inspiration for “Kevin T” in the Broadway hit musical Come From Away, playing at the John Hirsch Mainstage, Jan 4 - Feb 3, 2018.
Royal MTC Artistic Director Steven Schipper will host. Channel of Peace is the only first-person memoir from a 9/11 refugee in Gander.
November 6, 7:00 pm
The University of Manitoba Café Scientifique presents “The Fallout: Research & Practical Tips for Preventing Falls”: an interactive panel discussion.
Please RSVP to: 204.474.6689.
November 8, 7:00 pm
Launch of Lake Agassiz: The Rise and Demise of the World’s Greatest Lake.
November 8, 7:30 pm
Ron Charach Winnipeg launch of Prosopagnosia.
November 9, 7:00 pm
An Evening with Ken Dryden Discussing Game Change: The Life and Death of Steve Montador and the Future of Hockey.
November 10, 7:00 pm
Launch of The Best of All Possible Worlds: Reflections on the Interlake.
November 11, 7:00 pm
Karen Clavelle Launch of Iolaire.
November 12, 2:00 pm
Mark Zuehlke Speaking & Signing
The Cinderella Campaign: First Canadian Army and the Battles for the Channel Ports.
November 13, 7:30 pm
Launch of The Lewis Letters: The Exploits of a 20th Century Aviator and Adventurer.
November 14, 7:00 pm
An Evening with Laura Calder Discussing and signing The Inviting Life: An Inspirational Guide to Homemaking, Hosting and Opening the Door to Happiness.
November 15, 7:00 pm
Bryan Scott & Bartley Kives
Launch of Stuck in the Middle 2: Defining Views of Manitoba.
November 16, 7:00 pm
Launch of Finding Their Way Again: The Experiences of Gang-Affected Refugee Youth.
November 16, 7:30 pm
Lorri Neilsen Glenn
Winnipeg launch of Following the River: Traces of Red River Women.
November 17, 7:00 pm
Doug Gilmour Signing Killer: My Life in Hockey.
November 18, 7:00 pm
Aganetha Dyck & Julian Jason Haladyn
Launch of Aganetha Dyck: The Power of the Small.
November 18, 7:30 pm
Saku Pinta Winnipeg launch of Libertarian Socialism: Politics in Black and Red.
November 19, 2:00 pm
Patricia Bovey & Leona Herzog
Launch of Visual Celebrations II / Célébrations Visuelles II.
November 20, 5:30 - 9:00 pm
Giller Light Bash in Prairie Ink Restaurant
Tickets are available online. Listen to local advocates present each Giller shortlist nominated book, dine on a delicious meal, and watch the proceedings live on television from Toronto.
November 21, 7:00 pm
Shirley Camia & Phoebe Wang Reading & Signing of Camia’s
Children Shouldn’t Use Knives and Other Tales and Wang’s Admission Requirements.
November 22, 7:00 pm
Ty Dilello Launch of Golden Boys: The Top 50 Manitoba Hockey Players of All Time.
November 22, 7:30 pm
Kristi Heather Kenyon
Launch of Resilience and Contagion: Invoking Human Rights in African HIV Advocacy.
November 23, 7:00 pm
An Evening with Alan Doyle Discussing & Signing
A Newfoundlander in Canada: Always Going Somewhere, Always Coming Home.
November 24, 7:30 pm
Donna Chubaty Launch of Thistlewood
Co-presented by the Winnipeg International Writers Festival:
November 5, 2:00 pm
Jody Mitic Speaking and signing Everyday Heroes: Inspirational Stories from Men and Women in the Canadian Armed Forces.
November 13, 7:00 pm
Sina Queyras In conversation with Lori Cayer and signing My Ariel.
November 15, 7:30 pm
In conversation with Ariel Gordon and signing her new novel Lost in September.
November 24, 7:00 pm
Lee Maracle In conversation with Rosanna Deerchild and Signing My Conversations with Canadians.
November 25, 7:00 pm
Adam Shoalts Discussing and signing A History of Canada in Ten Maps: Epic Stories of Charting a Mysterious Land.
Perry Blomquist - “Communities, Connections and Indigenous Pasts: The Intersections of Archaeology and Native Studies in Public Heritage"
Transcona Country Club Wedding Reception, 2070 Dugald Road, Wpg, MB R2C 3G7
Norberry-Glenlee Community Centre
Canad Inns Club Regent, 1415 Regent Avenue West, Winnipeg, Manitoba R2C 3B2
Viscount Gort Hotel, 1670 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3J 0C9
The King's Head Pub, 120 King St, Winnipeg, MB R3B 1H9, Canada
The Park Theatre, 698 Osborne Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 2B9
Kid City - Archibald, 550 Archibald Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R2J 0X4
The Good Will - Social Club, 625 Portage, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2G4
18+ w Photo ID The Good Will, Music Trader, 108 Osborne St, online