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-- Manitoba Christian Writers Association, Bleak House, 1637 Main St., April 6, 1:15 p.m.; May 4, 1:15 p.m., Writers of all levels welcome; writing exercises; workshops; writing resource library; group critique sessions; mentoring program. Annual membership, $25, guest drop-in $3 per meeting. Information: Irene 204-334-7780 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
-- Introductory talk on Meditation on the Inner Light and Sound, Temple Shalom, 1077 Grant Ave., Room D, April 7, 1 p.m. Know Thyself as Soul Foundation will present a free introductory talk on the Meditation on the Inner Light and Sound. The talk will provide information on this type of meditation. Register: 204-897-4203, free.
-- Interfaith Holocaust commemorative service at Congregation Shaarey Zedek, April 7, 7 p.m., 561 Wellington Cres., with memorial candle-lightings by first-, second- and third-generation survivors. Music and song and readings from the Holocaust Scroll by Lloyd Axworthy, Ben Baader, Sean Byrne, Wab Kinew, Rachel Lagacé, Ludmila Zamah and many others. Information: www.shaareyzedek.mb.ca.
-- Aglow Winnipeg North Lighthouse, Christian Life Assembly Church, 1042 Jefferson Ave., April 8, 7 p.m. Coffee and dessert evening with Helen Toews, free-will offering.
-- Caring for the Spirit, fundraiser breakfast with Cindy Klassen and Lisa Klassen, Fort Gibraltar, 866 Rue Saint Joseph, April 13, 9:30 a.m., hosted by the Aulneau Renewal Centre. This program is designed to provide spiritual care to people of all faith backgrounds and beliefs. Information: Nicole 204-987-7090 or email@example.com, $30.
-- Songs and Stories Remembering the Holocaust, Temple Shalom, 1077 Grant Ave., April 13, 7:30 p.m. An evening with storytelling by Rabbi Karen Soria and Jane Enkin and songs from the Holocaust sung by Jane Enkin, accompanied by Janet Pelletier-Goetze. We will honour the memory of Holocaust victims and ask the unanswerable questions as we join for this very moving evening, concluding with Havdallah. Information 204-453-1625 or www.templeshalomwinnipeg.ca.
-- The Messiah, Sargent Avenue Mennonite Church, 926 Garfield St., April 14, 7 p.m. Parts 2 & 3 presented by Sargent Avenue Mennonite Church Adult Choir, with soloists and orchestra conducted by Mel Braun. Offering.
-- Introduction to Angels course, Spiritualist Fellowship Church, 300 Arlington St. Every Tuesday from April 16 to 23. We will discuss how to connect with angels, why angels are an instrument of divine justice and a guide for people of goodwill, how they can be perceived psychically in human form, the various groups of angels and their hierarchy. 204-222-0071, $20.
-- Discover the Spiritual World of Dreams, Millennium Library, Buchwald Room, 251 Donald St., April 18, 7 p.m. A free introductory workshop and discussion to gain insight and guidance regarding your dreams and inner spiritual experiences. Information: 204-837-5915.