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October 30, 2019

Millennium Library: Music, Movies & More l Craft & Christmas Sales l Christmas & Holiday Season Family Events l Oak Hammock Marsh Events l Movie Favourites

Millennium Library: Music, Movies & More
Carol Shields Auditorium, 251 Donald St, Winnipeg, MB R3C 3P5   (204) 986-6450

Behind the Scenes with Royal MTC:
November 1: 12:10-12:50 pm
The Color Purple (runs from October 22 – November 16)
This enduring tale of the American South soars on the notes of a soul-raising score of jazz, gospel, ragtime and blues. Join members of the creative team as they share their behind-the-scenes perspective on Celie’s journey. 
December 6: 12:10-12:50 pm
Miss Bennet: Christmas at Pemberley (runs from November 28 – December 21)
Get into the holiday spirit with the imagined sequel to Pride and Prejudice. With plenty of laughs along the way, bookish middle child Mary is on a quest to uncover a new path. Hear a behind- the-scenes perspective on Mary’s search for adventure from the production's creative team.

Top Docs - Film and Discussion
November 3: 2-3:30 pm
Urban Eclipse: Rising Tides of Kekekoziibii
The Shoal Lake aqueduct is a major artery piping drinking water to Winnipeg. Its history speaks to a dirty truth for Kekekoziibii, the Shoal Lake 40 First Nation that was displaced, isolated and robbed of its own drinking water. Filmmaker Jesse Green travels back to his home interviewing people about the impacts of the aqueduct in the 100 years since it was built. Introduced by Jesse Green and Vanda Fleury-Green. 77 min. Not rated.
December 8: 2-3:30 pm
From Seed to Seed documents the growing momentum of ecological agriculture: a blend of small and large scale farmers, cutting edge science combined with age old traditions and fascinating folks. The film will be followed by a Q&A with film-maker Katharina Steiffenhofer, Jeanette Sivilay (Winnipeg Food Council) and farmer, film participant Terry Mierau of Cedar Lane Farm. 87 min. Rated G.

Skywalk Concerts, 12:10-12:50 pm   
Bring your lunch and be entertained by an eclectic assortment of performers.
November 7: Mostly Marimba with the UofM Percussion Studio, directed by Victoria Sparks
November 14: Música Latina for Cello and Piano 
                      performed by Leandro Saltarelli and Ulrike Kauenhowen
November 21: Diva Favourites with singer-songwriter Sol James
November 28: Spanish Keys -A Piano Fiesta 
                      Featuring the Music of Spain and Latin-America 
                      performed by Ecuadorean-Canadian pianist David Troya
December 5: Aaron Hutton Sings Holiday Hits - performed with Lisa Rumpel, piano

Book-to-Movie - Great books turned into great films!
November 17: 2-4 pm
Can You Ever Forgive Me?  When celebrity biographer Lee Israel falls out of step with current tastes, she turns her art form to deception, abetted by her loyal friend Jack. Based on the autobiography Can You Ever Forgive Me? Memoirs of a Literary Forger by Lee Israel. 107 min. Rated PG.
December 1: 2-3:45 pm
Stan & Ollie  Laurel and Hardy, the world’s most famous comedy duo, attempt to reignite their film careers as they embark on what becomes their swan song – a gruelling theatre tour of post-war Britain. Inspired by the book Laurel & Hardy: The British Tours by A. J. Marriot. 97 min. Rated G.

February 19-April 15, Wednesdays from 5:30 pm-8:30 pm 

The Creative Writing Group Youth Mentorship Program introduces participants to the writing process, storytelling and publishing as well as offering an introduction to Manitoba’s literary community. Participants will publish a group anthology and give a reading of their work at the end of the 8 sessions. This program is free for qualifying youth and is open to youth ages 16-19 living in or within 100 km of Winnipeg. 
Deadline for applying is December 13.

All libraries will be closed on November 11, December 25, 26 and January 1.  
All libraries will close at 1 pm on December 24 and 5 pm on December 31.

Did you know you can find Winnipeg Public Library on YouTube? You can find videos from the ideaMILL, listen to the Time to Read Podcast, or learn about the library.  
Check out the latest video from the ideaMILL on the Makyu Formbox.

Pre-school program registration for the Winter Session begins December 19 at 10 am.  Programs start the week of January 13.  
For more info visit our Program & Events calendar to search and register online. 

Craft & Christmas Sales 

November 9, 10 AM – 3 PM
St Emile School, 556 St Anne's Rd, Winnipeg, Manitoba R2M 3G4
$2 admission (Children 12 & under Free)

Deck the Halls Craft & Vendor Sale - 30+ Vendors / Lunch Available
Fundraiser for Sphinx Temple No. 116, Daughters of the Nile

November 16, 10 AM – 3 PM
245 Sutton Ave, Winnipeg, MB R2G 0T1

Calvin Christian School Christmas Craft & Bake Sale
Dozens of local vendors and bake sale goodies; enter the raffle and stay for lunch! 
Kids' Corner with crafts, face painting, balloon artists, candy store and a kid-friendly raffle! 

November 16, 10 AM – 3 PM
Transcona Country Club Wedding Reception, 2070 Dugald Road, Wpg, MB R2C 3G7
Admission $3 (Children 12 & under Free) / Cash only
Free Parking - Extra Parking at Crescent Multi Foods Lot

4th Annual Craft & Gift Christmas Market 
Shop from local handmade makers and businesses, while supporting Special Olympics MB in our raffle. Up to 2 free Gift Wrapping (with the purchase from our vendors)

November 23, 10 AM – 3 PM
Odd Fellows Hall, 374 First Street West, Stonewall, Manitoba

Christmas Artisan Market - CRAFTERS ONLY 

November 24, 10 AM – 4 PM
Robert A. Steen Community Centre, 980 Palmerston Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3G 1J9

Annual Fall Craft Sale
Hundreds of handmade new treasures that would make a perfect gift!
Sandwiches, refreshments, baked goods and more for purchase at the canteen.

Tables $35 each or $25 with a donation valued at $10 towards our raffle. 
Purchase your table in person at R. A. Steen C. C.

December 6, 4pm - 10pm
Red Barn south of Stonewall, MB

Twas the Night Before Christmas - Crafts / Kid Friendly

December 7, 10 AM – 3 PM
755 St Anne's Rd, Winnipeg, MB R2N 4G6, Canada

My Neighbours River Park South Holiday Craft + Bake Sale
Proceeds from our vendor-supplied silent auction go to support local women and their families through Villa Rosa Inc.

December 7, 10am - 4pm
December 8, 10am – 2pm
107 Burning Glass Rd, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Admission is FREE, and there is ample parking

Sage Creek Holiday Pop-Up, hosted by Sage Creek Community and Neighbourhood Watch. 
Breezy Pine Design and She Sparkles are pleased to host our second year. 
Get ready for the holidays by shopping some amazing handmade local makers. 
Local sponsors McDonald’s, Sobeys and Freshii will be providing delicious treats and drinks. 
Vendor Raffle – tickets will be sold for a chance to win locally made items. 

We will be collecting new unwrapped toys and/or monetary donations for the Children’s Hospital Foundation of Manitoba.

December 13, 4 PM – 10 PM
Arborg Community Hall, MB

Last Chance Market 
FREE Santa pictures / Crafts / Kid Friendly / Leather crafting
Contact Holly     204-378-0328

Christmas & Holiday Season Family Events

Manitoba Children's Museum
45 Forks Market Road, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 4T6

November 16, 2019 – January 5, 2020
The historic Eaton’s Fairytale Vignettes will be showcased for the holidays. Visitors of all ages will be delighted by the fifteen fun, fairytale vignettes that make up this classic favourite, including Cinderella, Humpty Dumpty, Three Blind Mice, and more.

December 7, 10 AM – 11 AM
Info/ tickets:
Spaghetti Breakfast with Santa, followed by holiday-themed activities, including a snowman craft, Elfie Selfies, decorating holiday cookies with our special guests from Sweet Impressions, and a tour of the Eaton’s Fairytale Vignettes. 
After the event guests are invited to stay and play in the galleries!
December 14, 8 AM – 9:30 AM (lights, sounds, etc. at regular operating levels at 9:30AM)
Explore-Abilities Morning
A sensory-friendly museum experience designed for children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) and sensory processing differences to have fun and enjoy interactive, hands-on learning in a safe and accessible facility!
- Light and sound reductions in museum galleries
- Extra visual signage for safety
- A less crowded environment
- Designated quiet zones apart from the galleries
- Specialized equipment available upon request
- Specially trained staff to complement your museum experience

November 23, December 1 and 8, 12:30 PM - 3:30 PM
St. Mary's Nursery and Garden Centre Ltd., 2901 St. Mary's Road, Wpg, MB R2N 4A6

Family Tradition FREE Event: Enjoy a sleigh ride pulled by a team of Clydesdale horses who will take you for a ride through the property. Rides run in approximately 15 minute loops. Pets on leash please / Kid Friendly

November 30, 2019 - January 5, 2020 (32 evenings)
Assiniboine Park & Zoo, 2595 Roblin Boulevard, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3P 2N7
Info, schedule, and to purchase tickets online:

Zoo Lights Festival presented by Red River Co-op is more than just lights! This winter, fully immerse yourself in a magically illuminated winter town: Polar Town, which will be brought to life through thousands of dazzling light displays, music, art, culture, and community. Each night will bring new activities, entertainment and experiences.

Enjoy live music, visit the Third + Bird market, take a romantic walk down Vandenbergs Lovers Lane, admire the art of Kal Barteski, explore Indigenous culture in The Village, roast s'mores by a fire pit, grab a bite to eat and visit Santa at the Tundra Grill, and make new memories with friends and family. 

December 5, 2019 - January 5, 2020 (29 Dates)
The Bay, Portage & Memorial, 450 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 0E7

Indoor Light Festival and Christmas Market - Over half Million LED lights, 3D Light Sculptures, Children play space, interactive games, food and drinks, Christmas gifts, live music and performance, Santa Claus, elves, princesses and more! 
A Warm Winter Wonderland you and your family won't want to miss! Kid Friendly

December 14, 2019 at 6 PM – 9 PM
South Transcona Community Centre, 124 Borden Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R2C 3L7

Join us for our annual Night of Lights fundraiser! Take a sleigh ride through South Transcona and experience all the magical displays our Neighbours have setup. 
Proceeds from this event will help fund our ice rink and public skating.
$2 per Sleigh Rides on a first-come first-serve. 
Food will be available for purchase.    Kid Friendly

Siloam Mission, 303 Stanley St, Winnipeg, MB R3A 0X1

Please consider donating to Siloam Mission.
Christmas for the Homeless - Gift distribution · Hosted by Cameron Gray
On December 25 at 9 AM we will be handing out the gift boxes and cards.

Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre, 1 Snow Goose Bay, MB R0C 2Z0  
Jacques Bourgeois

November 17 - 1 p.m. 
Bird Feeder Workshop
All supplies provided, including a small bag of birdseed. Pre-registration required. 
Fees: members $15 / non-members $24
November 21 - 7 p.m. 
Astronomy Night with Sheila Wiwchar - Astrophotography is an imaging exercise that involves additional equipment, and a willingness to stay up at night. Sheila will introduce you to the equipment, and basic processing. You'll try your skills on the rooftop. 
Fees: $5 for members and $10 for non-members.
November 23, 12 to 3 p.m. 
Santa at the Marsh - have your picture taken with Santa as you tell him your wish list. Bannock will also be available. Take in games and activities. Bundle up to hop on our horse-drawn wagon for a scenic ride ($3 for members and $6 for non-members).
November 24 - 1 p.m. 
Birding Hour with our Resident Naturalist, Paula Grieef - There are fewer bird species around and they can easily be observed at your bird feeders. 
Fees: members $6 / Non-members $15

Movie Favourites

The Park Theatre, 698 Osborne Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 2B9

December 10, Doors 7:15pm | Movie 8 pm – 10 pm
$7.50 Rushed Seating / Drink Specials all night long / Tickets

RoboCop - Dead or alive, you're coming with me!
In a violent, near-apocalyptic Detroit, evil corporation Omni Consumer Products wins a contract from the city government to privatize the police force. To test their crime-eradicating cyborgs, the company leads street cop Alex Murphy (Peter Weller) into an armed confrontation with crime lord Boddicker (Kurtwood Smith) so they can use his body to support their untested RoboCop prototype. But when RoboCop learns of the company's plans, he turns on his masters.
December 17, Doors 7 pm | Movie 8 pm – 11 pm
$7.50 Rushed Seating / Tickets 

Die Hard Cult Movie Night with Christmas Dinner
The Greatest Christmas Story Ever Told! Welcome to the Party Pal!
New York City policeman John McClane (Bruce Willis) is visiting his estranged wife (Bonnie Bedelia) and two daughters on Christmas Eve. He joins her at a holiday party in the headquarters of the Japanese-owned business she works for. But the festivities are interrupted by a group of terrorists who take over the exclusive high-rise, and everyone in it. Very soon McClane realizes that there's no one to save the hostages, but him.

In 2010 Die Hard was voted The Greatest Christmas Film of All Time by Empire. 

The Metropolitan Entertainment Centre, 281 Donald street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 5S4

The Metropolitan is proud to present our Dinner & Movie Holiday Program:
Adult $38 / Senior (55+) $28 / Children (4 - 10) is $16 plus taxes per person 
Just before you settle in for the Movie, we will bring you complimentary hot buttered popcorn and refresh your beverages. 
At intermission we serve you coffee and dessert to your table to enjoy for the second half of the movie. 

December 15, 2019 at 12 PM
Available at or The MET Box Office at 204.594.9494
Featuring the classic movie - National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation and our Signature Holiday Met Buffet, which opens at 12:00pm and will be available until 2:00pm. 

December 21, 2019 at 5 PM
Available at or The MET Box Office at 204.594.9494
Featuring the classic movie - Miracle on 34th Street and our Signature Holiday Met Buffet, which opens at 5:00pm and will be available until 7:00pm. 

October 24, 2019

Assiniboine Park l Craft & Christmas Sales l Susannah Events l Musical Evenings l Rock n’ Gem Show l All That Glows l Spiritual Training & Workshops l Yarn-bombing l Breakfast with Santa

Assiniboine Park Conservancy, 55 Pavilion Crescent, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3P 2N6

Zoo Lights Festival will bring to life Polar Town, a magically illuminated place where the wonders of winter are celebrated through music, art, culture, and community.
What's new at the Zoo? Learn about our beautiful new squirrels, the importance of AZA accreditation, upcoming events and promotions, and Crimson, the red panda.
The Canada's Diversity Gardens Project - Learn how storytelling will be used to connect people with plants and nature.

Craft & Christmas Sales 

November 2, 10 AM – 4 PM
Hitch 'n Post Ranch, 2079E Ridge Road, Grosse Isle, Manitoba R0C 1G0
$5 cash at the door / Kids 12 & under free, free parking / NO ATM onsite

One of Manitoba's favourite Christmas Makers Markets! 
Amazing vendors, lunch counter, firetrucks, fun for the whole family!
Lunch counter and some vendors will be cash only. Partial proceeds to be donated.
The Rosser Fire Department will be accepting non-perishable food donations for both the Interlake Food Bank and the Firefighters Burn Fund. Donate and receive a prize ballot!  

November 8 and 9
Winnipeg Art Gallery, 300 Memorial Boulevard, Winnipeg, MB, Canada R3C 1V1  
Admission is $5 and includes access to all the exhibition galleries

Our fifth annual CRAFTED Show + Sale - Shop handmade crafts by leading artists from Manitoba, Nunavut, Nunatsiavut, and the Northwest Territories.
We also have two MakerLabs going on this weekend - crochet scrunchies with iHooked or try your hand at natural dyed pillowcases with Sunflower Knit! 

November 15 and 16, 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
45033 Municipal Road 26 E, Tache, MB R0A

A Crafted Prairie Christmas! - This home based artisan market will create a warm environment for all your Christmas shopping. Browse our handmade goods while sipping on some hot apple cider. We accept cash and personal checks!

November 16, 10 AM – 3 PM
Niverville Heritage Centre, 100 Heritage Trail, Niverville, Manitoba R0A 0A1

Our fifth Niverville Winterfest Craft Sale and Market is a great place to find gifts, home décor, everyday items, sweets, clothing items and more.

November 16, 10 AM – 3 PM
Transcona Country Club Wedding Reception, 2070 Dugald Road, Wpg, MB R2C 3G7

4th Annual Craft & Gift Christmas Market 
For application form email 

November 17, 10 AM – 3 PM
Norwood Community Center, 87 Walmer, Winnipeg, Manitoba R2H 3H4
FREE Admission and Parking / Beverage & Snack Bar and More!

Join Crafted by Me at The St. Boniface Popup Market!
Handmade Items by Manitoba Artisans For info email     

November 17, 11 AM – 4 PM
Canad Inns Club Regent Hotel, 1415 Regent Ave W, 
Winnipeg, MB R2C 3B2
FREE Admission! Xmas Swag Bags to First 50 Shoppers!
Table Rental Application email:

Rockin' Around The Xmas Tree 2019 
Craft / Food / Vendor Show
Hosted by Treasured Gifts 'n Things
Shop 95+ Tables!
Handmade/Homemade Items with your Everyday Favourites: Epicure - Norwex - Pampered Chef - Scentsy - Steeped Tea - Tiber River - Tupperware - Young Living and more!
Raffle Tickets: 5 Prize Baskets Available to Win!
All Proceeds go to The Children's Rehabilitation Foundation, MB

November 17, 11 AM – 4 PM
Greendell Community Centre, 75 Woodlawn Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba R2M 2P3

36th Annual Window on Christmas Craft Sale - Homemade crafts, bake sale, raffle draw.  

November 17, 12 PM
Royal Canadian Legion Gimli Branch 182, 146 Sixth St, Gimli, Manitoba R0C 1B0

Christmas craft sale - To rent a table for $25 call the Legion from 1pm-8pm, 204-642-8824  
November 23, 10 AM – 3 PM
Dugald Community Centre, 544 Holland St, Dugald, Manitoba R0E 0K0
$2 admission

Christmas Craft Sale · Hosted by Dugald Daycare
Rent a table for $40 - email
Each vendor must provide an item for fundraising purposes.

November 23, 10 AM – 3 PM
215 Rougeau Ave, Winnipeg, MB R2C 3Z9, Canada

Winter EX Craft & Bake Sale, and so much more! 

November 23, 10 AM – 4 PM
Heartland Community Church Landmark, 333 Main St, Landmark, Manitoba R0A 0X0

Christmas in the Village - Buy from local artists and businesses. Some of the proceeds to benefit a local cause! To be a vendor contact Marj at or 204-371-3630

November 23 and 24, 10 AM - 4 PM
Lakeview Gimli Resort, 10 Centre Street, Gimli, Manitoba R0C 1B0

10th Annual Gimli Countdown To Christmas Gift Sale - Stocking stuffers, gifts, last minute things! Over 70 tables and 5 rooms of local Manitoba talent!  

November 24, 10 AM – 4 PM
Windsor School Gym, Windsor Community Centre, 99 Springside Dr., Wpg, MB R2M 5A7

Windsor Winter Market - Handmade items by Artisans and Craftspeople
November 24, 1 PM – 5 PM
Access Event Centre, 111-D Gilmour Street, Morden, Manitoba R6M 1N9
Free Admission

Artisan Alley Christmas Market · Hosted by Pembina Valley Events
Join us as we showcase 85+ handmade makers and local businesses. 
Get your photo taken with Santa, enjoy some Christmas carolling and a few surprises! 

Nov 27 and Dec 5, 6 pm
CE Building - 338 Hamilton Street, Manitou, Manitoba

2019 Manitou Christmas Market
Local vendors, silent auction prizes with a friendly small town feel.

November  29  – December 1, 11 AM - 5 PM
Fort Garry Place, 83 Garry St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 4J9

ChristKindlMarkt - One of the biggest and best Christmas markets in Manitoba!

November 30, 10 AM – 3 PM
Anola Community Club, 35085 MB-15, Anola R0E 0A0

Anola Craft and Vendor Sale - for more information

November 30, 10 AM – 4 PM
595 Lagimodiere Blvd, Winnipeg, MB R2J 3X2
FREE parking, child care for ages 2-6 years old, live music, Coat/Parcel check!
Stroller friendly and Handicap Accessible.

Annual SCA Christmas Market with Manitoban Artists, Artisans & Food Vendors. A school fundraiser put on by our students and school community. Our WeProudly Brew Starbucks Coffee shop is open, along with a Christmas Cafe serving hot food.   

December 1, 10 AM - 3 PM
Whitetail Meadow, Jct Hwy 200 & 311, Niverville, Manitoba R0A 1E0
Adults only $5 / under 18 free

The 2nd Annual Whitetail Meadow Christmas Market features artisans, handmade vendors and commercial pop ups in one venue on the river. Full service canteen with Double Take Cakes & Deserts and speciality coffees with PERK Coffee Bar. Lots of door prizes. 

December 1, 11 AM – 4 PM
Canad Inns Club Regent Hotel, 1415 Regent Ave W, Winnipeg, MB R2C 3B2

FREE Admission! Xmas Swag Bags to First 50 Shoppers!
Jingle And Jewels 2019 Craft / Food / Vendor Show
Christmas Shopping Extravaganza! Shop 95+ Tables!
Handmade/Homemade Items with Familiar Favourites: Epicure - Norwex - Pampered Chef - Scentsy - Steeped Tea - Tiber River - Tupperware - Young Living and more.

Raffle Tickets: 5 Prize Baskets Available to Win!
All Proceeds go to The Children's Rehabilitation Foundation, MB
Table Rental Application

December 1, 11 AM
West End Cultural Centre, 586 Ellice Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1Z8

Cat and Craft Show · Hosted by The Half Moon Market
Everything cat. Lots of crafts.  Email with inquiries.  

December 1, 11 AM – 4 PM
Shaftesbury High School, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3P 0P7
$2 admission, children under 12 free.  Complimentary coat check!  

4th annual Shaftesbury Craft Sale - 88 tables of local vendors! 50/50 draw! Taco-in-a-bag! 

December 7, 10 AM – 3:30 PM
Robert A. Steen Community Centre, 980 Palmerston Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3G 1J9
Free admission

Vegan Handmade Market · Hosted by The Half Moon Market 
100% vegan items, buskers, artisans, vegan chefs, a kids craft corner, local charities and a lot of local vegan love! No wool, silk, bee products and other animal derived products.

December 7, 10 AM – 4 PM
2055 Ness Ave, Winnipeg, MB R3J 0Z2, Canada
Admission is only $2!
Rise Above Bursaries for Single Parents’ 2nd Annual Handmade Holiday Sale

Susannah Events 

November 9, 11 AM – 12 PM
Millennium Library, Carol Shields Auditorium, 251 Donald Street, Wpg, MB R3C 3P5

Understanding the Music: Susannah · Hosted by Manitoba Opera
Dr. Colette Simonot-Maiello, Assistant Professor of Musicology, UofM, will speak about how Carlisle Floyd transports the tale of Susannah and the Elders into New Hope Valley, Tennessee, with a soundscape of the American south created by drawing on Appalachian folk traditions, with fiddling, folk songs, square dances, and Protestant hymns.
November 17, 2 PM – 3 PM
Canadian Museum for Human Rights, 85 Israel Asper Way, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 0L5

Opera Primer: Susannah - Manitoba Opera music expert Don Anderson will give a presentation on the composer and synopsis, with DVD excerpts. 

Musical Evenings 

West End Cultural Centre, 586 Ellice Avenue, Wpg, MB  R3B 1Z8

November 13, doors 7:15pm, show 8:00pm – 11 pm
$20 advance tickets, $25 door   

Nick Maclean Quartet featuring Brownman Ali (Winnipeg)
Nick Maclean - piano
Brownman Ali - trumpet
Ben Duff - bass (in for Jesse Dietschi)
Jacob Wutzke - drums (in for Tyler Goertzen)
Multi-award-winning Nick Maclean Quartet's month-long tour across Canada. Led by piano star Nick Maclean,a 6x Global Music Award winner, this quartet delivers jazz between the two poles of introspection and conveyance.
Elasticity of Time and Space
BUY their Rites Of Ascension
Full Tour Information:

November 17, 8 PM – 11 PM
$25 Advance plus fees

Newfoundland duo Fortunate Ones’ second album Hold Fast is a study in resilience and partnership. Catherine Allan and Andrew O’Brien’s debut album, The Bliss, was nominated for a JUNO Award, garnered two #1 singles on CBC Radio 2’s Top 20, won the 2016 “Rising Star” ECMA, the 2015 “Vocal Group” Canadian Folk Music Award, and four 2015 Music Newfoundland and Labrador Awards.

Opener: Sherman Downey Music - His upbeat folk/pop appeals to a wide demographic.
His debut album, Honey For Bees, was well received by fans and critics. 

The Garrick, 330 Garry St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2G7

November 23, 7 PM – 10 PM
Tickets $19.99 - $22.50 online and Into the Music  All Ages

MRG Concerts presents Ria Mae The Stars Tour with special guest Mathew V

November 29, 7 PM – 10 PM
Tickets $12 + SC     All ages 

MRG Concerts presents Cat Clyde, with Jeremie Albino

December 14, 9 PM – 2:30 AM
The Pyramid Cabaret, 176 Fort Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 1C9

Symptom Tech 23rd Anniversary! Featuring: The Librarian / Nathan Zahn / KOIROI / KASM

November 14 - 17: Thurs, Fri, & Sat 10am-8pm, Sun 10am-5pm 
Red River Exhibition Park, 3977 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, MB R3K 2E8
Family Friendly / Free Admission

The Winnipeg Fall Rock n’ Gem Show! Mother Nature has provided us with a magical array of her finest gemstones! With over 41,000 kilos of pieces, you are sure to follow in Mother Nature's footsteps. Brazil, Bulgaria, Morocco, Uruguay, Canada, and so many other fantastic destinations are represented: Majestic amethyst angel wings, Lemurian quartz clusters, citrine cathedrals, agate mantle slabs, and one-of-a-kind pieces!

November 15, 2019 to January 4, 2020     
Tuesday-Saturday 1pm-4pm / Wednesday 1pm-8pm
Manitoba Electrical Museum & Education Centre, 680 Harrow Street, Wpg, MB R3M 3A3
Admission $3 - ages 5 and under FREE

All That Glows: Then and Now - How Christmas lighting and decorations have been revolutionized since the practice first began in the 1880s.

Manitoba Electrical Museum is dedicated to the electrical history of Manitoba. It is a volunteer run organization housed in a converted electrical substation building. 

Spiritual Training & Workshops

Divine Clarity, 2071 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3J 0K9
Register online or at Reception or call 204-223-8778 
A non-refundable deposit of $100 is required at time of registration. The balance is due at the start of the workshop.

November 16 and 17, 9:00 am-5:00 pm
Awaken Lightworker Course · Hosted by Kristel Kernaghan
Connect with your soul and your spiritual entourage to have a deeper understanding of your soul’s mission. Learn how your genetic and soul connections serve you.
Prerequisite:  Spiritual Development Program (Modules 1-4) 

December 7 and 8, 9 AM - 3 PM

Reiki Master & Instructor Workshop · Hosted by Kristel Kernaghan
This workshop enables you to become a Reiki Master and have the skills to teach others Usui Reiki levels 1 to 4. Includes: Reiki Master & Instructor book and certificate so you can teach Reiki. Prerequisite: Usui Advanced Reiki Training (ART, Level 3) with the International Centre for Reiki Training.

November 23 and 24, 9:30am-5pm / Nov 25, 9:30am-4pm
Crestview, Winnipeg, Manitoba
Call/text 204.951.3966 for one-on-one classes for any of these workshops. 

Usui/Holy Fire III® Masters Reiki Training Certification · Hosted by Celestial Healing Room
This workshop is for those who have completed Reiki Level I&II. You will receive 4 ignitions, Master Symbol, Holy Fire Symbol, Holy Fire III meditations and a Masters Certificate. A refresher course is available.
Registration includes: workshop, Usui/Holy Fire III® Art/Masters Manual and Certificate, water/tea and lite snacks  (Deposit: $150) 
Taught by April G., a Holy Fire III Karuna® Master/Teacher

November 25, 10 AM – 12 PM
NorWest Co-op Community Health, 785 Keewatin Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R2X 3B9
FREE Event   Tickets

November is Family Violence Awareness Month. Our theme is: What gives you hope?
Maria Buduhan, Constable with the Winnipeg Police Services, will share her personal story of strength and hope. A few of our program participants will be speaking on what gave them hope in their journey.
Light Refreshments will be served. Call Elizabete at 204-938-5998 for information

December 1, 1 PM – 3 PM
Daniel McIntyre/St. Matthews Community Association, 823 Ellice Avenue, Wpg, MB R3G 0C3

Conflict Resolution Workshop with Keziah Part 2 · Hosted by Shameless Circle 
Can't We all Just Get Along? Part 2 
We will be exploring ways to approach conflict with empathy, and understanding. We will also be looking at techniques to communicate effectively within conflicts.
Snacks and drinks will be provided.

December 7, 9 AM
Old Market Square, King St., Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1G4

Yarn-bombing · Hosted by Chase the Chill in Winnipeg
We will gather to yarn-bomb it with hundreds of beautiful handmade scarves.
All are welcome to help us decorate an historic Winnipeg gathering place. 

December 7, 8:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Morris Multiplex, 380 Stampede Grounds, Morris, Manitoba R0G 1K0
Admission: by cash donation OR wrapped toys. NO food donations

Breakfast with Santa Fundraiser - All proceeds donated to the Christmas Cheer Board.
Visit with Santa and receive a special treat. (Bring your own camera.)
Enjoy a deluxe breakfast that includes pancakes, eggs and sausages.
Shop for Christmas Gifts at Santa's Mini Market. Cookie decorating station - additional cost.
Enjoy festive music by the students from Morris School.
To volunteers phone 204-746-2832 ext. 1 or email
Applications: Homemade Items Only. $25 -per table rental. 

October 4, 2019

Musical Evenings l Oak Hammock Marsh l Craft, Christmas & More Sales l Workshops l Marathons & More for Great Causes l Yoga & Wine l Poetry Slam l Sarasvati, CancerCare & Forum Art Fundraisers l The Shining

Musical Evenings

Prairie Ink Restaurant, 1120 Grant Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3M 2A6

Friday October 4, 8:30 pm
Onna Lou - Latin American Fusion

Saturday October 5, 8:30 pm
Doug Edmond - Singer/Songwriter

Friday October 11, 8:30 pm
Monika Wall Duo - Singer/songwriter

Saturday October 12, 8:30 pm
Bob Watts Trio with special guest Nadia Douglas - Jazz

Friday October 18, 8:30 pm
The Brian Chipney/Don Kissick Duo - Mainstream Jazz

Saturday October 19, 8:30 pm
Nightfall - Jazz/Blues

Friday October 25, 8:30 pm
Leo Gosselin - An eclectic mix of “Chapman Stick” solos

Saturday October 26, 8:30 pm
The Burton Trio - Jazz

Friday November 1, 8:30 pm
Philip Collins / Aaron Shorr Duo - Jazz

Saturday November 2, 8:30 pm
TJane Cory & Kyle Burghout - Traditional Folk / Fiddle

Friday November 8, 8:30 pm
Joy Diamond Trio - Acoustic Jazz/R&B/Pop/Blues

Saturday November 9, 8:30 pm
Bob Watts Trio with special guest Helen White - Jazz

Friday November 15, 8:30 pm
The Burton Trio - Jazz

The Garrick, 330 Garry St, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 2G7

October 18, 8 PM – 11 PM
Tickets $29.50

MRG Concerts Presents Sloan: Navy Blues Tour,, with special guests
October 29, 7 PM – 10 PM
Tickets  $29.50 - $47.50   All-Ages 

MRG Concerts presents Matt Mays, with special guest Skye Wallace   

The Park Theatre, 698 Osborne Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 2B9

October 27, 8 PM – 11 PM

San Fermin, the vision of Brooklyn-based composer, songwriter and instrumentalist Ellis Ludwig-Leone, has earned worldwide praise for its ingenious pairing of pop-minded melodies with avant-garde arrangements. Formed in 2013, San Fermin made their debut with a self-titled LP. Hailed by Rolling Stone, JACKRABBIT, arrived in 2015, debuting at #8 on Billboard’s “Heatseekers” chart. BELONG followed two years later. Ludwig-Leone has performed at headline shows around the world, international festival sets, and tours.
November 11, 7:30 PM – 11:30 PM
$35  Tickets

Ninjacat Productions presents Alestorm, a band of pirates on an epic quest to drink your beer and be the greatest damn band that ever did sail the seven seas! with Aephanemer
November 19, Doors 7:00 pm / Show 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
$20 Tickets at The Park and online 

Wannabe, Canada's premier Spice Girls Tribute Band, delivers epic waves of 90's nostalgia.
With giant personalities, British accents, and platform shoes, these five Toronto women deliver the ultimate 90’s dance party, sharing a message of love, equality and, of course, GIRL POWER!
Opening DJ Set to get you in the Party Mood by DJ K Chedda

Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre
For more information call (204) 467-3300

October 12 to 14, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. 
Thanksgiving Birdseed Sale
Stock up on birdseed, or make you very own milk carton bird-feeder.
Enjoy the horse-drawn wagon ride on Monday from 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. 
$3 for members and $6 for non-members apply to this 45 minute ride. 
October 17 - 7 p.m. 
Astronomy Night - Migration
Fall is a great time to observe constellations, galaxies and nebulae.
See how birds use stars to navigate.
$5 for members and $10 for non-members.
October 27 
Halloween Fun and Pumpkin Carving Workshop
Dress in your favourite costume. Lots of family-friendly activities planned.
Trick or Treating on the trails at 3 p.m.

Take part in a Pumpkin Carving Workshop at 12:30 and 1:30 p.m.
Carve and decorate your own pumpkin. Pumpkins and all supplies included.
Pre-registration: $12 for members and $21 for non members.

Craft, Christmas & More Sales

October 19, 10 AM – 3 PM
Fort Garry United Church, 800 Point Road, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T3L8
$2 admission

All Handmade Craft & Bake Sale - over 60 tables of handmade unique treasures!

October 20, 10 AM – 3 PM
Earl Grey Community Centre, 360 Cockburn St N, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3M 2P5
Entrance by donation (suggested $2-5) to the Postpartum Depression Assoc. of Manitoba 
Pre-register by Oct 17 to be entered to win the Early Bird prize of a $100 

The Winnipeg Belly & Baby Fair is a fun and interactive day for expectant and new families, with information tables, local crafts, products and services. We also offer a Halloween photo booth, a Teeny Tiny Craft Sale, local pregnancy experts and more.

October 26, 10 AM – 3 PM
Morris Multiplex, 380 Stampede Grounds, Morris, Manitoba R0G 1K0

The Annual Fall Into Christmas Expo features over 70 booths with a variety of items. 
For more information - Chelsea at 204.746.2832 or

October 27, 11 AM – 3:30 PM
Canad Inns Club Regent Hotel - 3rd Floor, 1415 Regent Ave W., Winnipeg, MB R2C 3B2
FREE ADMISSION!     Swag Bags To First 50 Families!

Purple Snowflakes Holiday Keepsakes 2019 · Hosted by Treasured Gifts 'n Things 
Christmas Pre Holiday Stop + Shop Food / Craft / Vendor Show
Shop 85+ Tables! 80% Handmade Items plus Familiar Favourites: Epicure - Norwex - Pampered Chef - Scentsy - Steeped Tea - Tiber River - Tupperware - Young Living 
Raffle Tickets - 5 Prize Baskets Available to Win! 
All proceeds raised goes to The Children's Rehabilitation Foundation, MB

Tables start at $75.00 depending on your needs

October 27, 2 PM – 5 PM
Sturgeon Heights Community Centre, 210 Rita St, Wpg, MB  R3J 2Y2

People First of Manitoba Craft Market 
We are hosting a craft market to help raise funds for our provincial chapter.
The event will have a fall theme with lots of extras that will be fun for the whole family! 

November 1, 5pm-9pm
November 2, 10am-4pm
Assiniboia Downs, 3975 Portage Ave., Winnipeg, Manitoba R3K 2E9
​ADMISSION  $5, Ages 12 and under FREE / Parking FREE for all!
First 100 shoppers through the door receive a FREE gift bag of goodies.

Inspirations Market - Shop from a large variety of handmade and upcycled items. With 97 booths of local talent all on one floor, this is a great place to start your Christmas Shopping! There is also lunch, treats, and specialty coffee and tea available while you shop.  
See Instagram and Facebook pages to enter to win in monthly giveaways ($190 value)

November 2, 10 AM – 4 PM
Hitch 'n Post Ranch, 2079E Ridge Road, Grosse Isle, Manitoba R0C1G0

One of Manitoba's favourite Christmas Makers Markets is making a return!

November 9, 2019 at 11 AM – 3:30 PM
Masonic Memorial Centre, 420 Corydon Ave. Winnipeg, MB R3L 0N8
$2.00 Admission 18+ / Kids Free!

Crimson + Twig 2019 Handmade Christmas Market · Hosted by Treasured Gifts 'n Things
100% Locally Made Gifts / Crafts / Foods / Specialty Foods
Beautifully Handmade Creations in Crochet/Knitting/Sewing for Adults, Kids, Babies
Handmade Special Occasion and Seasonal Decor including Christmas Decor 
Health & Wellness Products / Baking / Candy / Fudge / Chocolate / Honey / Preserves

November 10, 9 AM – 3 PM
Holy Cross Parish, 290 Dubuc Street290 Ducbuc Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R2H 1E4

Craft, Bake & Vendor Sale · Hosted by Christy Marcus
There will be a Silent Auction, White Elephant Sale, and a 50/50 Draw. 

November 14 to 16 10am-8pm, 
November 17 10am-5pm 
Red River Exhibition Park, 3977 Portage Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3K 2E8
Family Friendly & Free Admission 

The Winnipeg Rock, Gem, Mineral and Fossil Show Presented by Silver Cove, with over 41,000 kilos of hand selected pieces.
Majestic amethyst angel wings, Lemurian quartz clusters, citrine cathedrals, agate mantle slabs, and one-of-a-kind pieces that only Mother Nature herself could provide. Get there early for best selection! For more information go to 


Daniel McIntyre/St. Matthews Community Association, 823 Ellice Ave, Wpg, MB  R3G 0C3

October 19, 1 PM – 3 PM
Love Your Selfie - Free Workshop with Rising Strong
Refreshments will be provided. Registration:

In a world driven by media and unrealistic norms of what is considered "beautiful", how youth understand their value and self worth is especially important. This workshop is all about exploring self-love and self-acceptance. 
Participants will leave with a greater understanding of where self-doubt and self-consciousness come from, and tips, tools and tricks to tackle these feelings and situations. 
November 3, 1 PM – 3 PM
Professional Development - Free Workshop · Hosted by Shameless Circle
Snacks and drinks will be provided. Registration:

We will be working on building resumes, sharing interviewing tips, and will send you home with your very own headshots for any documents you may need in the future.
October 19, 2:30 PM – 4:30 PM
Riverview Community Centre, 90 Ashland Ave, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 1K6
$20 Registration necessary. Limit of 15 participants.
Food Fermentation Workshop: Garlic Carrots and Beet Sauerkraut
Hosted by Sustainable South Osborne Community Co-op and Ashley Pharazyn Health Coach

Join Traditional Wisdom Modern Kitchen instructor Ashley Pharazyn for this hands-on workshop where you will make a batch of fermented garlic carrots and beet sauerkraut.
Class will include all vegetables and recipes. Please bring a cutting board and knife along with a 500 ml mason jar and a quart jar to the workshop.

4 Saturdays starting October 19
Forum Art Centre, 120 Eugenie Street

Video Games Are Art! A workshop, for ages 13 – 18 years old, in partnership with local game development studio Zenfri Inc. For gaming teens, teens interested in digital art, or teens who are looking to take steps towards a career. 
Intermediate artistic skills recommended. Gaming design and coding skills not required.

Marathons & More for Great Causes

October 20, 7 AM – 12 PM
Winnipeg, Manitoba

WFPS Run · Hosted by Canada Run Club, is dedicated to creating a memorable event. We deliver an experience that brings all levels and abilities together for runners and volunteers. 
We engage with our community to identify ways WFPS RUN can give back through supporting local non-profits and charities.

October 20, 8 AM – 12 PM
Canadian Mennonite University, 500 Shaftesbury Blvd, Winnipeg, MB R3P 2N2

The 8th Annual Winnipeg Fire Paramedic Half Marathon | 10km | 5km 
It will start and finish at the intersection of Shaftesbury Boulevard and Grant Avenue.
All registered runners will receive a technical run shirt, a finishers medal (regardless of race distance), post race food/beverage and treated to the best race day experience possible!

October 23, Doors Open: 6:30 pm / Event: 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Manitoba Crafts Museum and Library, 1-329 Cumberland Ave, Wpg, MB R3C1S6
Tickets: $35 - includes a beer, snacks and fun!

Pub Puzzle Race Fundraiser at Little Brown Jug, 336 William Street!
Raise funds for future MCML programming while showing off your puzzle speed!
Crafted beer, tasty snacks, an auction of craft and gift certificates, and prizes to be won!
Create your own team of four, or just come, find a table and choose your team name!

October 24, Painting 7pm – 9:00 pm
Crazy 8 Billiards & Lounge, 42-820 Berry St., Winnipeg, Manitoba R3H 1H2
Tickets $45 (plus tax) 
Paint Nite donates $15 of every ticket sold to Rescue Siamese 

Please arrive by 6:30 so that we may begin painting on time. 
You are welcome to arrive earlier to order food and drinks.
We will be painting the Cat Welcome painting. There will be a Silent Auction.

October 26, 7 PM – 10 PM
Cre8ery gallery & studio, 125 Adelaide Street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3A 0W4

Cre8ery FUNdraiser, Drink & Draw (Life Drawing with two nude models, male and female) to continue supporting artists of all levels and to help us maintain our members’ gallery space.
Tickets are $20, purchased in advance - Cash/Chq/Debit Tap/ no paypal
email transfer to  Please provide postal mailing address

October 22, 7 PM – 9 PM
De Luca Fine Wines, 942 Portage Avenue, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3G 0R1

Yoga & Wine - We have combined the best of both worlds!
Sample wines and snack in between two 30-minute yoga sessions.
Come thirsty and dressed to stretch. Bring your own mat.

October 27, 1 PM – 3 PM
Daniel McIntyre/St. Matthews Community Association, 823 Ellice Ave, Wpg, MB  R3G 0C3

Poetry Slam - Free Event at the Shameless Circle
Bring a favourite poem to read and share. It could be your own or your favourite piece.
Refreshments will be provided.
In the words of Georgia Heard: Poetry shows us how to open our hearts, discover our stories, and bring our passions. When we speak in the language that is ours, and tell our own stories, poems and truths, we are surprised that this is the source of our true writing.

Sarasvati, CancerCare & Forum Art Fundraisers

October 23, Doors open at 5:30 pm / 6 PM – 9 PM
Crossways in Common, 222 Furby St, Winnipeg, MB R3C 2A7, Canada
Tickets $50 per person and includes a tax receipt for $25, by calling 204-586-2236
or at
Parking is available at the Thompson Funeral Home (across Broadway)

The Art of Reconciliation · Hosted by Sarasvati Productions
A fundraising evening and dinner featuring a special 1491 menu, cash wine bar and award winning, multi-media artist: KC Adams ( a Winnipeg-based artist. She was the scenic designer for the Royal Winnipeg Ballet’s Going Home Star: Truth and Reconciliation, and co-designed a 30-foot public art sculpture called Niimama for the Winnipeg Forks and a piece for the United Way of Winnipeg called Community

October 24, 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM
Manitoba Hydro, 360 Portage Ave., Winnipeg, Manitoba

CancerCare Manitoba Foundation wants you to Wheel with the Wheelers and be a part of the NEW RIDE INSIDE, an indoor cycling celebration and fundraising event.
This event is truly a “party with a purpose”, with great music, wacky costumes, and an energetic emcee guaranteed to make people pedal harder, and have fun doing it!
• Teams of 6 riders register, each rider committing to a $250 fundraising minimum.
• Each cyclist rides for 10 minutes. 
Awards for outstanding fundraising, team spirit, team mileage and team costumes!

All funds raised will support PROFYLE (PRecision Oncology For Young peopLE) at CancerCare Manitoba, which gives children, adolescents and young adults who are out of conventional treatment options another chance to beat cancer. 

October 28, 6 PM – 9:30 PM
RBC Convention Centre Winnipeg, 375 York Avenue, Original Building - Main Floor

Guardian Angel Benefit for Women's Cancer 
The gala evening includes a speaker and fashion show featuring cancer survivors 

Each year nearly 3,000 women in our province receive the life-altering news they have cancer. Breast, lung and colorectal are the three most common diagnoses. The Guardian Angel Benefit for Women’s Cancer committee is dedicated to finding a cure for women’s cancers by funding innovative research, treatment and care.

Since the inaugural event in 1992, donors and sponsors have raised nearly $8 million, all of which remains in Manitoba and has enabled the establishment and operation of the Guardian Angel Caring Room, the offering of vital programs at CancerCare Manitoba, personalized patient support and the mobile mammography program.

October 31, 6-11 pm
Terror Garage Halloween Haunt, 10 Brendalee Bay, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3K 2A2
(204) 803-0826
Free Admission /donations accepted for Cancer Care MB. 

CancerCare Fundraiser
Newly expanded haunted house now with 5 rooms of Horror. Guests can also visit the Haunted Graveyard. Haunted House and outdoor display including costumed actors, lightning/sound effects, animatronic props and many great photo opportunities.

November 2, 8 PM – 1 AM
Royal Canadian Legion, St. James Branch #41755 Portage Ave, Wpg, MB R3J 0E6

8th Annual Gopher the Cure Halloween Fundraising Social with a SCI-FI theme, raising money for the Never Alone Foundation 
It is time to come together and celebrate those in the fight against Cancer!

October 25, 5 - 10 pm
Forum Art Centre, 120 Eugenie Street at Tache

Forum Art’s 55th Anniversary Fundraiser – Formerly Loved Finds – Art for Sale!
Everything from $5 to $55!

October 30, 5 PM
The Metropolitan Entertainment Centre, 281 Donald street, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 5S4
Tickets $38 online or The MET Box Office at 204.594.9494 

Dinner and A Movie featuring the classic, The Shining and our Signature Met Buffet which will be available until 7:00pm. Just before the movie we will bring you complimentary, hot buttered popcorn and refresh your beverages. At intermission we serve you coffee and dessert at your table.