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Central School-âcole Centrale, 604 Day St., is celebrating its 100th anniversary on Sept. 28 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., with formal ceremonies at 11 a.m. and a family concert at 1 p.m. featuring Just Kiddin. Displays and school tours, a luncheon and children's activities are part of the fun. Information: principal Sid Shapira,

Auditions for "Annie" presented by North Kildonan Community Players, Aug. 25, 26 and 27, 6:30-9:30 p.m. (Show dates are Nov. 20-24). Information: or 204-890-8999 to book an audition time.

Manitoba Theatre for Young People Summer Camp * Manitoba Theatre for Young People, Shaw Performing Arts Centre, 2 Forks Market Rd., every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday now-Aug. 30, half-day camps for 4-5, full-day camps for 6-12, full-day teen Intensives Story to Stage Musical Theatre Movie Magic Animation Enchanted Forests, Steampunk, Spies & Private Eyes, Musical Pirates, Monsters, Secrets of the Samurai, Mythic Heroes, Improv & More! Register: or 204-947-0394 ext. 230.

1st Annual Manitoba Master Gardener Association's Garden Tour * July 20, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Plan to attend the Manitoba Master Gardener Association's 1st Annual Garden Tour. Step into the leafy privacy of 12 beautiful Winnipeg gardens for a chance to see stunning landscapes including ponds, raised vegetable beds, container gardens, succulent collections, unique landscape designs and creative solutions. Knowledgeable gardeners and master gardener volunteer tour guides look forward to sharing ideas and tips, $15. Information: or 204-269-0444.

A Dog's Breakfast * Deer Lodge Community Centre, 323 Bruce Ave., July 20, 8 a.m.-noon. All-you-can-eat pancake fundraiser and dogs may attend. $5.

Royal Canadian Numismatic Association (Canadian Money Collectors) 60th annual Convention, Show and Bourse, July 24-28, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. $5. Information: 204-296-6498 or 204-837-6319.

The Millennium Library offers the following: Play and Learn in Library Park, July 24, 31 and Aug. 7, 14, 21, 28, noon-1 p.m.; The Body in the Library Summer Reading Game, Tuesday July 2-Friday Aug. 22, all WPL branches; On the Same Page, 204-986-8386; Word in the Park, Aug. 1, 1:30 p.m., Millennium Library Park; Laughter is the Best Medicine, Aug. 20, 7 p.m., Westwood Library, register 204-986-4742.

Mary Jane's Cooking School offers Vegan-Vegetarian Summer Classes, July 24 & 31, 6-8:30 p.m., 252 Arlington St. Register: 204-775-2522 or $160.

2 For 1 Sale * Nearly New Shop, 961 Portage Ave., Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, July 26-Aug. 3. Red-lined items not included in the sale. Monday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Information: 204-772-3629.

Historical Museum of St. James -- Assiniboia 24th annual Pioneer Heritage Day, July 27, noon-4:30 p.m., 3180 Portage Ave. Information: 204-888-8706. Free.

Skate Winnipeg 2013 Manitoba Summer Open, Jonathan Toews Arena, July 27 & 28. This summer competition features skaters from Manitoba, Saskatchewan, NW Ontario and the US. Come in from the heat, cool down and watch some amazingly talented young skaters.

Adrenal Fatigue Seminar -- a disorder of the modern world * Seven Oaks General Hospital Wellness Institute, 1075 Leila Ave., July 30, 6:30 p.m.-8 p.m., Tache Pharmacy @ Seven Oaks Hospital presents: An engaging seminar by leading-edge clinician, board-certified diplomate, advanced fellow & licensed pharmacist Tara Maltman-Just, B.Sc.Pharm., RPh, ABAAHP, FAARFM executive clinician of vitality integrative medicine. Discover how stress impacts your body's function & learn the seven key steps you should take today! RSVP required to: 204-505-0211 or, $10, can be credited toward future services.

Bleak House Senior Centre barbecue, Aug. 1, 4-6 p.m., 1637 Main St.

The White Cross Guild Just Like New to You Thrift Shop, 635 Portage Ave. Bag Sale, Aug. 1-16. Sale includes clothing & shoes only. Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. All monies raised go to Health Sciences Centre for the betterment & care of patient comfort as well as research.

Concordia Hospital farmers market, Aug. 6-Sept. 5, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Concordia Place Parking Lot, 1000 Molson St.

Windy Corners Toastmasters meets Wednesdays, Aug. 7 & 21, noon, Victory Building, 269 Main St. Information: 204-942-5453.

Transcona Garden Club 47th Annual Competition & Show, Aug. 12 & 13, Kildonan Place Mall, 1555 Regent Ave. W. Entries accepted Aug. 11, 7-8:30 p.m. Information: 204-224-2356.

Summer Art Camps * Forum Art Centre, 120 Eugenie St., Aug. 12-16 or Aug 19-23, 9:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Daily for ages 8-12. Multimedia program of fine art using imagination, expression & fun. Inforamtion: or 204-235-1069.

St. Paul's Annual Pork Barbecue * St. Paul's Middlechurch, 299 Balderstone Rd., West St. Paul, Aug. 23, 5 p.m.-7 p.m., just one kilometre north of the Perimeter Highway at Main St. Adults-$12, children under 12 $6.

ALS Society of Manitoba Giant Yard Sale * Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 637 Buckingham Rd., Aug. 24, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., proceeds to Brummitt Feasby House. Volunteers required. Computers, clothing, televisions. Arrangements for donation drop-offs, 204-837-1270

Biking to the Viking MS Bike Tour * Stonewall Veteran's Memorial Complex, Aug. 24-Aug. 25, 8 a.m. A two-day adventure that will challenge, motivate and inspire you, the MS Bike Tour will make a difference in your own life and the lives of everyone touched by MS. Whether you're a hardcore cyclist or a novice rider, gear up to end MS and join us on a journey you won't soon forget! Register & raise funds today at, $40 registration fee.

Riding Mountain Challenge MS Bike Tour * Parkland Recreation Complex, Sept. 7 - Sept. 8, 8 a.m., A two-day adventure that will challenge, motivate, and inspire you, the MS Bike Tour will make a difference in your own life and the lives of everyone touched by MS. Cycle 150 km over two days through beautiful Riding Mountain National Park. Register: $40 registration fee.

Canadian Hemophilia Society Golf Tournament Sept. 30, registration 11 a.m., Bridges Golf Course. Information: 204-775-8625 or

Young Adult Support Group * Faces, 4 Fort St., Every Tuesday until Nov. 30, Support group for those between 15 and 30 living with psychosis, schizophrenia or schizo-affective disorder

Windy Corners Toastmasters * Every Wednesday until Dec. 4, every Wednesday noon-1 p.m., 269 Main St.

CTK Bingo * Christ the King School Gymnasium, 12 Lennox Ave., Every Tuesday, Friday until Dec. 20, Warm-up games begin at 6:45 p.m. Regular games at 7:30 p.m.

EDGE Career Program * 3rd Floor Centre, 533 St. Anne's Rd., Until Dec. 31, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., We are now recruiting for our 24th annual job training and employment program. You may be eligible if you: are an Employment & Income Assistance recipient; are an unemployed/underemployed individual; had an employment insurance (EI) claim within the past three years; had an EI maternity/paternity claim within the past five years; are an immigrant or federally sponsored refugee. Call 204-254-1618 for more details.

Prince Edward Legion events * Prince Edward Legion #81, 300 Trent Ave., Every Wednesday, Friday, Saturday until Dec. 31, each Wednesday 7-10 p.m. come for Chase the Ace. Free every Friday evening festivities! Every Saturday 4-5:30 p.m. multi-prize meat draw.

Republished from the Winnipeg Free Press print edition July 19, 2013 A19

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