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Funeral Planning Workshop at Westworth United Westworth United Church, 1750 Grosvenor Ave., May 3, 9 a.m. This workshop will be led by Rev. Loraine MacKenzie Shepherd and representatives of the Funeral Planning and Memorial Society of Manitoba. Register: 204-489-6974 ext. 20. Free, silver collection to cover the cost of handouts.
Remembering through Song and Story: tales and melodies of the Holocaust, Temple Shalom, 1077 Grant Ave., May 3, 7:30 p.m. An evening featuring 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 evening, concluding with Havdallah. Information: 204-453-1625 or www.templeshalomwinnipeg.ca.
Growing Together First Unitarian Universalist Church of Winnipeg, 603 Wellington Cres., May 4, 10:30 a.m. Our community celebrates the return of our minister, Rev. Millie Rochester, after a four-month sabbatical. Potluck lunch following the service: bring some food to share.
Baptism of the Holy Spirit with Pastor Rudy Fidel, Assiniboine Gordon Inn, 1975 Portage Ave, May 6, 9:30 a.m. Aglow International of Canada, Winnipeg Southwest Lighthouse An interdenominational Christian group welcomes men and women to come and hear Pastor Rudy Fidel from Faith Temple teach on the Baptism of the Holy Spirit. $9.25.
Centering Prayer and Bible Reading (Lectio Divina) Portsmouth Retirement Residence, 125 Portsmouth Blvd., May 9, 1:30 p.m. Information: Lynn Langdon 204-654-1976 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Leonard email@example.com. Free.
St. Mark's Anglican Church 100th Anniversary May 10 and 11, 19 St. Mark's Place. Formal dinner, May 10 and worship service and luncheon May 11. Historical pictures will be on display. Information: 204-233-6088.
Theophostic Seminar Den 205 Inc., 205 Hespeler Ave., May 12, 7 p.m. Information call Robin 204-661-4150.
Beyond Meditation -- a Spiritual Experiences Guidebook With Discussion Sir William Stephanson Library, 765 Keewatin St., May 15, 6:30 p.m. Register: 204-837-5915 or www.eckankar-mb.ca.
Hospice and Palliative Care in Relation to End-of-Life Issues Westworth United Church, 1750 Grosvenor Ave., May 21, 7 p.m. Dr. Paul Henteleff will speak on hospice and palliative care, in relation to end-of-life issues. No charge.