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-- St. George's Flapjack Fundraiser breakfast -- Applebee's Neighbourhood Bar & Grill, 1598 Regent Ave. W., April 21, 8 a.m., St. George's Anglican Parish. Fellowship and fundraising meal, $10.
-- Buddha's Birthday -- Manitoba Buddhist Temple, 39 Tecumseh, April 21, singing Happy Birthday, chanting, stories, musicians including Taiko Drumming, poetry. Light lunch served. Donations gratefully accepted. 10.30 a.m. Information: manitobabuddhistchurch.org Fredrich Ulrich, Sensei.
-- The Timeless Wisdom of Rumi: Reverend Millie Rochester, First Unitarian Universalist Church of Winnipeg, 603 Wellington Cres., April 21, 10:30 a.m., Jelalludin Rumi is one of the most widely read poets in North America.
-- 3 Stories of Galicia, Selo-Villa, 114 McGregor St., April 22, 7 p.m., Moving film of incredible courageous moral choices of ordinary people in extraordinary dilemma; Ukrainian, Polish, Jewish, during the Second World War. Free will giving.
-- Psychic tea -- Spiritualist Fellowship Church, 300 Arlington St., April 27, 1 p.m., tarot card, tea cup & psychometry readings $15 Exhibitor tables with gems, crystals, handmade jewelry. 204-222-0071, free.
-- Eckankar Worship Service -- Canad Inns Ft. Garry, 1824 Pembina Hwy., April 28, 11 a.m., Why Do I Need a Spiritual Teacher? Members of all faiths are invited to a worship service-listen to a reading from the ECK writings and discuss spiritual principles. Information: 204-233-4281.
-- Affirming Community: Reverend Millie Rochester -- First Unitarian Universalist Church of Winnipeg, 603 Wellington Cres., April 28, 10:30 a.m.
-- Living Room -- Immanuel Pentecostal Church, 955 Wilkes Ave., April 28, 5 p.m., in partnership with Mood Disorders Association of Manitoba and Living Room offers a faith-based support group for persons suffering from a mood disorder. Living Room is a place of refuge where you can freely discuss your faith and mental health issues, having the assurance you will be accepted, loved, encouraged and inspired. Every other Sunday (except holidays)
-- Women's Conference with Ruth Graham -- Refresh & Restore -- Calvary Temple, 440 Hargrave St., May 3, 7 a.m., May 4, 9 a.m., Ruth Graham, daughter of Billy and Ruth Graham, is the author of Fear Not Tomorrow, God is Already There and the award-winning title In Every Pew Sits a Broken Heart. Ruth Graham has a heart for those facing life's difficult challenges and seeks to minister God's grace and restoration to those to feel marginalized within the church. A two-day women's event that will impact your life. Registration $60 & $70.
-- St. Alphonsus School Gala Dinner -- Fort Garry Hotel and Conference Centre, May 4. This year our theme is Puttin' on the Ritz, and will feature the glitz and glamour of the Roaring 20s. Tickets $120 and include appetizers, a four course dinner, beverages, a silent auction, live music and dancing, as well as a $50 income tax receipt, 204-667-6271.
-- The Art of Manifesting (Bringing Abundance Into Your Life) -- Spiritualist Fellowship Church, 300 Arlington St. Every Monday -- May 6-27, We will discuss and demonstrate fundamentals of the spiritualist philosophy, mediumship, and spiritual healing. 204-222-0071, $40.
-- Course: Remote Viewing, Spiritualist Fellowship Church, 300 Arlington St. (Unity Church), every Tuesday until May 7. Remote viewing is a mental faculty that allows a perceiver (a viewer) to describe or give details about a target that is inaccessible to normal senses due to distance, time or shielding. $40.
-- Interfaith Holocaust Commemorative Service -- Congregation Shaarey Zedek, 561 Wellington Cres., May 7, 7 p.m., featuring memorial candle lightings by first, second and third generation survivors, music and song, as well as 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, free.
-- To Israel With Love tour special from Winnipeg for those who always wanted to visit Israel, here is a great opportunity and big value price to the Holy Land. You will never be the same. Call Ken: 204-942-5433 or www.toisraelwithlove.com.