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August 16, 2019

Architecture Events l United Kingdom Night l Musical Evenings l Oak Hammock Marsh Events l Drag Brunch l Causes l Family Events l Women’s Self Defence l Forum Art Centre Classes l Fibre Festival l Harvest Moon Festival l FemFest 2019

Architecture Events
www.winnipegarchitecture.ca        waf@shaw.ca      204.960.8097

August 21, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm    204.774.7005 ext 102 or housing@dmsmca.ca
FREE  Sargent Avenue East Historic Walking tour led by Christian Cassidy
Meet at seating plaza, Sargent and Maryland

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August 28, 7 pm
Skilled Trades and Technology Building tour, Red River College

Join architects Gail Little and Doug Hanna for a tour of the new Skilled Trades and Technology Centre (STTC) building, in the Red River College’s Notre Dame Campus. The project earned an Award of Excellence for Green Building from the Canadian Green Building Council. The building (which may be reached by transit, car or bicycle) is fully accessible.

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August 28, 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm    204.774.7005 ext 102 or housing@dmsmca.ca
FREE  Sargent Avenue West Historic Walking tour led by Christian Cassidy
Meet at Home Wading Pool, Sargent and Home

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September 6, 7- 9 pm
Winnipeg Architecture Foundation, 266 McDermot Avenue
Launch of this new publication and exhibit prepared by students from the UofM, Faculty of Architecture. WHAK is an art pavilion designed by the UofM's students and respective instructors, as part of the 2019 edition of the Warming Huts Festival. 

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September 11, 7 pm
Meet at 408 York Avenue, Winnipeg
Moving Matter: Tyndall Stone in the City
At less than 150 years old, Winnipeg's architecture is young. Yet, throughout this city and province, countless buildings are constructed of Tyndall Stone, the mottled, fossil-rich limestone formed 450 million years ago. 
Join architectural historian Abigail Auld for a FREE 90-minute tour exploring several Tyndall Stone buildings downtown. Fully accessible for wheelchairs, strollers and bicycles.

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September 20, 7 pm.
Cinematheque, 100 Arthur Street

Housing prices are skyrocketing. Incomes are not. PUSH sheds light on a new kind of faceless landlord, our increasingly unliveable cities and an escalating crisis. This is not gentrification. The film follows Leilani Farha, the UN Special Rapporteur on Adequate Housing, as she  tries to understand who’s being pushed out, and why. 
Directed by Fredrik Gertten / 92 minutes / fully wheelchair accessible theatre 

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August 22, 7:00pm-8:30pm
Lyric Theatre, Assiniboine Park

Folklorama World Tour at the Park: United Kingdom Night
Enjoy Folklorama World Tour: United Kingdom Night with various performances from our Folklorama Talent members that you may have seen at the United Kingdom Pavilion!

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Musical Evenings

Bulldog Pizza, 1364 Main Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R2W 3T8

August 30, Doors at 6 PM, music at 6:30 PM – 11 PM
$10 Eventbrite.com /$15 door      All Ages 
Big Bear Productions proudly presents a night of proggy goodness!
HAWKING (Progressive Post-Hardcore)
Prinport (Progressive Post-Hardcore)   https://prinport.bandcamp.com/
Nothing Gold (Post-Hardcore)    nothinggold.bandcamp.com
Attilan (Progressive Metal)   attilan.bandcamp.com
WhaleHammer (Progressive Rock)

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September 7, 8 PM – 12 AM
$10 advance tickets available from the bands and at Bulldog Pizza 
(door prize for advance ticket holders)  www.tjsgift.com
Crazy Maiden Presents:
TJ's Gift Foundation Rockin’ For Choices Fundraiser Show
All Ages Welcome / Live music with 
4 Year Old Drummer Atlas Axl and his dad Tyler Deva
The Black Lights / Cobra Snake Necktie
Silent Auction / 50/50 draw / Pizza and Drink specials all night
Also a special video presentation of TJ's Story
Rocking For Choices Concert  https://youtu.be/DbBJinV7y60

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September 6, 8 PM – 11 PM
Anavets - John Osborn VC Unit #1300-1395 Ellice Avenue, Winnipeg, R3G 0G3

Scheduled as a solo performance with vocals and guitar by Kalyna Morrow-Litke.
$5.00 cover charge. Happy hour prices at the bar.

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Times Change(d) High & Lonesome Club, 234 Main St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 1A8

September 6 - 8
When blues-rocking, soul-singing drummer, songwriter and bandleader Lindsay Beaver takes the stage, she delivers blues, R&B and old school rock ‘n’ roll with punk rock energy, and sings with a voice brimming with attitude and soulfulness. 
Her debut, TOUGH AS LOVE, explodes with volcanic singing, deeply soulful delivery and powerful chops on seven original songs and a handful of vintage roots gems. 

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September 14, 8 PM – 2 AM
Tickets by Eventbrite.com   $20
Gut-bucket punk-blues duo Left Lane Cruiser from Fort Wayne, Indiana. 
Opening act is Winnipeg's own Louisiana Cockfight! Blues, boogie, and beer!

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September 7, first show 4:00 PM - 6:30 PM / second show 8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Tallest Poppy, 685 Westminister, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 2B5
Tickets   

Begonia is digitally releasing her debut full-length album, Fear. You can expect drag and dance performances, cocktails, as well as a Q + A and live performance by Begonia herself!
Begonia and Synonym Art Consultation are teaming up on a video trailer for Fear
As Begonia, Alexa Dirks is bold, brazen with her florid, surprising pop that is tempered with sensitivity and wisdom. Dirks' first solo output, Lady in Mind, was listed on NPR’s 10 Artists You Need To Know in 2017 and “Juniper” reached #1 on the CBC 2 Music Charts. 

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Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre     http://www.oakhammockmarsh.ca
For more information call (204) 467-3300     j_bourgeois@ducks.ca

August 31 to September 2 
Labour Day Adventure - Visit the marsh as we prepare for the arrival of the geese! 
Paddle in one of our three Voyageur-style canoe for a guided excursion ($3 members / $6 non-members) or rent your own canoe ($15 for 45 minutes). 
Guided Marshwalks / Critter Dipping / Games and Crafts / Face painting
September 5 - 6:30 p.m.to 9:30 p.m. 
Birds and Beer Flights
$45 for drinkers / $25 for drivers / A non-alcoholic beverage station for drivers 
Enjoy craft beers from several different Manitoba breweries and sample delicious snacks while watching the nightly return of the migrating waterfowl.  

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September 1, Seatings: 11AM + 1:30PM
Tallest Poppy, 685 Westminister, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 2B5
Tickets: $10 PLUS the cost of brunch!  Drink Specials
Wheelchair Accessible, Gender Neutral Restrooms, Family Friendly

W2W Presents: Drag Brunch, featuring Crystal Slippers, a polished Look Queen who made her debut on the Montreal drag scene in 2013. With her hilarious lip-syncs and archival knowledge of pop culture, she became an instant sensation in the French-Anglo Queer scene, snatching the titles of 'Miss Van Horne' (2014) and 'Miss Cocktail' (2015). Her appearances include the St. Ambroise Fringe Festival, and the OFFJFL festival.

As of 2016, Crystal has been producing her own cabaret, Crystal Palace, where she hosts (mostly) queer Montreal performers every month. In 2018 she was featured in the second season of the CBC ART documentary series “Canadaʼs a Drag” representing Montreal.
Special Guest Queens: Crystal Slippers
House Queens: Prairie Sky + Cake
House DJ: DJ J Jackson

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Causes

September 3, 7 AM – 3 PM
Memorial Park, 470 York Ave., Winnipeg, Manitoba
September is Childhood Cancer Awareness Month. 
Madox's Warriors Foundation will place 5000 gold flags across from the Legislative building. These flags represent all the Manitoba children who are fighting, and who were taken too soon due to cancer. Join us placing flags and honouring the children. 

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September 7, 8 AM – 12 PM
Saint Vital Park, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Tickets 

Prairie Wildlife Rehabilitation Centre’s 7th Annual Walk/Run for Wildlife fundraiser 
A warm-up yoga stretch session followed by a 5 km walk/run or 10 km run. Pledges/donations go directly towards the cost of care for injured and orphaned wildlife. 
Those who have completed the race will receive a hot pancake breakfast. 
PWRC’s Education Team onsite with wildlife species that cannot be released back into the wild. Leading the walk is our non-releasable ambassador - ‘Arctic’ the Arctic Fox! 

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September 7, 8:30 AM – 11 AM
Assiniboine Park & Zoo, 2355 Corydon Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3P 2N6
Tickets   
 
Madox's Warriors 5th annual 5K Superhero Run/Walk Fundraiser - All proceeds go to support DIPG and Childhood Brain Cancer Research! 
FINISHER MEDALS TO ALL AT THE END OF THE RUN/WALK
Can’t make the event, join us as a VIRTUAL RUNNER. 
We would love to see everyone, especially the children, dressing up as their favourite superhero or villain. Or come wearing a cape, shirt or anything to show your support. There will be a photographer.
Gather your team dressed in team uniform and compete against other teams, or just to support and represent! If your child is too young, bring them. Strollers welcome.

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Family Events

September 6, 7, 13 and 14
Seven Oaks House Museum, 50 Mac Street, Winnipeg, MB R2V 4Z9
204-339-7429     SOHMUSEUM@GMAIL.COM
Tickets $15 

Spirits of Seven Oaks: A Haunted Walking Tour
Each night begins with a walking tour through the mysterious history of the Seven Oaks neighbourhood led by Matthew Komus, author of Haunted Winnipeg, followed by a tour of Seven Oaks House to hear about the paranormal activity that has occurred inside.
Rumoured to be Winnipeg's oldest haunted house, the mysterious occurrences around Seven Oaks are tied up in one of the darkest chapters of our city's history.
Those brave enough will return to explore Seven Oaks House by candlelight, and hear about the paranormal activity at the museum.

Seven Oaks House Museum is the oldest home in Winnipeg. Built in 1851 by the Inksters, a prominent Scottish-Metis family, its history stretches back to the earliest days of Manitoba and the Red River Settlement. 

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September 7, 12 PM – 11:59 PM
Sherbrook Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba

The 15th annual Sherbrook Street Festival, the biggest community event in West Broadway on Sherbrook Street between Wolseley and Westminster Avenue!
Beer Gardens • Vendor Village • Local Wares • Face Painting • Bouncy Castle & More!
Mainstage Schedule 
12:00 PM - Just TV
1:00 PM - Erika Fowler
2:00 PM - Virgo Rising
3:00 PM - Bloom
4:00 PM - Mosa
5:00 PM - The Bridge Performance Academy
6:00 PM - Spooky Eyes
7:00 PM - Allsorts
8:00 PM - Lucas Roger Band
9:00 PM - Catamounts
10:00 PM - Mariachi Ghost
11:00 PM - Rayannah as Shania Twain 

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September 7, 8 AM – 2 PM
Island Lakes, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Island Lakes Annual Garage Sale
No specific address, just whoever sets up on their driveways or garages!
Parking patrol will be present to keep roadways clear for emergency vehicles.
Be mindful of properties - no parking on or in front of driveways and no littering.
Potties will be provided again from local businesses who sponsor them.
Many open Friday evening as well.
Have fun, remember where you park and good luck in all the treasures you find!

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Manitoba Children's Museum, 45 Forks Market Road, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 4T6
September 7 & 8 at 11 AM – 6 PM
Come and visit us at the MiniFest Family Zone at ManyFest. 
We will create works of art using catapults and paint! It will be a splatter all weekend!

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September 8, 1 AM – 3 PM
Celebrate Grandparents' Day - grandparents get half-price admission all day long! Make memories and head over to our Creation Station to create a portrait of your grandparents!

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Every Monday, September 9 - December 16, 10:00 AM

Join us starting in September for our new Mini Mondays programming!
Choose from three exciting options as you register for weeks of fun. With musical sessions and themed sessions, each week is a new adventure.
Mini Mondays are geared towards children to age 4, with 60-minutes of programming followed by a 30-minute coffee/tea service, complete with activities for your little ones.

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September 13 & 14 1 PM – 3 PM
Gateway Sportsplex, 1717 Gateway rd., Winnipeg, Manitoba
Tickets

Childcycle fall/winter 2019 sale on the soccer pitch!! 
Over 80 sellers with over 35000 items, from tummy to teen and in-between.

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September 21 and 22, 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
VIA Station, 123 Main at Broadway, Winnipeg, MB

Winnipeg's Railway Days
The Winnipeg Railway Museum has everything a rail fan could wish for - full scale antique steam engines, box cars, snow plows, a model train layout, and a gift shop chock full of railway items. There’ll be lots of exhibitors to talk with this weekend. 

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September 8, 1 PM – 3 PM
Daniel McIntyre/St. Matthews Community Association 
823 Ellice Avenue, Wpg, Manitoba R3G 0C3
Registration is required. 
State the date as we have multiple classes scheduled.

Women’s Self Defence class is back!
Join us for a FREE session with Linda Postma
Linda has been training at Iron Fist, a martial arts academy for approximately 15 years. She has a black belt in Tae kwondo and has helped lead numerous self defence workshops. Linda is passionate about empowering women to develop strategies and learn ways to defend themselves and their families.
Free refreshments and coffee. Kids welcome!

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Forum Art Centre, 120 Eugenie Street in St. Boniface
or call 204-235-1069

Fall Art classes starting September 9
40+ Class options such as: Portraits from Life, Basic Design, Woodland Art, Cartooning 101, Teen Manga, Artivism, Drawing on the Right Side of the Brain, Acrylic Mediums, Gouache, Charcoal Portraits, Watercolour, Expressive Painting in Water Soluble Oils & much more! 
Free parking all around, wheelchair friendly, ages 7 years and up. 

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September 13 & 14
Red River Exhibition Place, 3977 Portage Avenue
Admission: $5 includes both days

The Manitoba Fibre Festival celebrates our community of farmers and fibre artists. It features workshops, demonstrations, a curated fibre art show, a fashion show and a display of live sheep and alpacas. The vendors’ market offers everything from raw fleeces to hand-dyed yarn to wearable art and home decor.  Free Parking  / Crafts  / Kid Friendly

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September 13 at 12 PM – Sep 15 at 5 PM
Clearwater, Manitoba
Tickets online, Clearwater Country Market (Clearwater), Two Farm Kids (Brandon)
The 18th Perennial Harvest Moon Festival returns!
Check out https://www.harvestmoonfestival.ca/ for full event details.

First wave of artists playing the festival includes 
Amadians // Ami Cheon  // Boogey The Beat // Honeydays  // Joe Curtis Band  // 
Liam Duncan // Nation of Two // Olivia Lunny // Roman Clarke // Slow Spirit // 
Spooky Eyes // Sweet Alibi // The Perpetrators // The Remedies // The Sturgeons // 
The Three Berts // Warming // Sebastian Gaskin // The Stowaways // 
Children's Entertainment // Veneer // The Sunshine Bunch // Micah Erenberg // 
The Madtrappers // Those Folks // The Fu Fu Chi Chi Choir

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September 14 - Sep 21
Asper Centre For Theatre And Film, Winnipeg, Manitoba

FemFest 2019: All the World's a Stage
Sarasvàti Productions is thrilled to announce the seventeenth annual festival of life-changing theatre for everyone.  

Opening Cabaret - a variety show, followed by a chance to eat, drink and mingle.

"Baby Box"  Directed by Hope McIntyre
Written by Eva Barrie, Miranda Calderon , and Michelle Polak
Choreography by Ali Robson
Performed by Victoria Emilie Hill, Saira Rahman, and Natasha Bri Torres-Garner

"Raising Stanley/Life with Tulia"  Director: Bronwyn Steinberg
Storyteller: Kim Kilpatrick Painter: Karen Bailey
Guide dog: Tulia

"Like Mother, Like Daughter"  Director: Rose Plotek Associate Director: Darwin Lyons
Original Concept: Ravi Jain, Rose Plotek, and Poppy Keeling
Co-Created by Why Not Theatre & Complicité Creative Learning

"4inXchange"  Created and Performed by xLq (Jordan Campbell and Maddie Bautista) and Katherine Walker-Jones.   Commissioned and developed with the support of Nightswimming

"The Launchpad Project"
Facilitator/Coordinators: Victoria Emilie Hill and Lindsay Johnson
Participants: A.J. Hotomani Anika Dowsett, Emma Welham, Jonathan Mourant, 
Karam Daoud, Lea Pankratz, Makrenna Sterdan, Sara Groleau, Sarah Jane Flynn, 
Bennette Joy Villones (ASM)

"The Grief Box" A reading of a new play by Alissa Watson, 2018 Bake-Off winner

"Leaping Off the Page"  Featuring special guest artist Yvette Nolan

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