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Shaarey Zedek Kids Have Fun on Shabbat, Congregation Shaarey Zedek, 561 Wellington Crescent, Feb. 22, 9:30 a.m. Your child will enjoy crafts, stories, toys, games and sing Shabbat songs while you are free to attend the service in the Sanctuary.


Eckankar Worship Service, Canad Inns Ft. Garry, 1824 Pembina Hwy., Feb. 23, 11 a.m. Information: 204-233-4281 or


All Saints' Evensong, Feb. 23, 4 p.m., All Saints' Anglican Church, Broadway and Osborne. Canticles by Orlando Gibbons, Response by William Smith and Anthem: O Nata Lux by Thomas Tallis. Information: 204-786-4765 or


Perspective From the Other Side of the Bridge, First Unitarian Universalist Church of Winnipeg, 603 Wellington Crescent, Feb. 23, 10:30 a.m. Please join us in welcoming Rabbi Alan Green to our pulpit. Rabbi Green has served as Senior Rabbi of Shaarey Zedek Congregation since the fall of 2000.


Humanitarian Project for Medical Needs Children in Ukraine, luncheon Holy Trinity Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral, 1175 Main St., Feb. 23, noon to 1 p.m. Official launch of the project with Metropolitan Yuriy, speakers and a 20 minute DVD to raise the awareness and needs of these children and to fundraise. Information: 204-586-7089. Free.


Young United Church's Interesting Theatre Crossways in Common, 222 Furby St., Feb. 28-March 1, 7 p.m. How many love affairs begin at the lake? Some end with the summer. Some last a lifetime. Meet Ali, a Toronto editor of a fashion magazine, and Jack, the man who has lived at the lake his whole life. After 40 years, will this pair reignite their summer romance? Not if the marina lady has anything to do with it. Come back to the lake. Watch the assumptions, the deceit, and the events that unveil the truth of our deepest passions. Come back to the lake... at last. $15.


Shaarey Zedek Shabbat Morning Family Service, Congregation Shaarey Zedek, 561 Wellington Cres., March 1, 10:30 a.m. Afterward, please join us for the kiddush luncheon.


Vocation Fair for Catholic youth, 18-35, St. Paul's High School, 2200 Grant Ave., March 1, 10 a.m. Marriage? Priesthood? Religious life? How are you called to serve God and God's people? Free admission.


Limmud: Festival of Jewish Learning, March 1 & 2, Asper Jewish Community Campus. Choose from 30+ sessions offered by leading local and international Jewish thinkers, artists and educators. Register:


Living Room, 955 Wilkes Ave., March 2 & 16, 5 p.m. A faith-based support group for persons living with a mood disorder. At Living Room, you can freely discuss your faith and mental health issues, knowing you will be accepted, loved, encouraged and inspired. Information: Lorna 204-296-2920.


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