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Articles for Billboard from non-profit organizations need to be in our office 14 days prior to the event. The length of this listing varies from week to week, we cannot guarantee that all items will be included. Please enter your events at Items can also be emailed to (no attachments please) or fax: 204-697-7412.

Westview Dance Club is a non profit club that provides social ballroom dancing for couples with 30 weekly lessons plus practices for $250 per couple. For Sept. registration information Bev 204-275-6484 or

Asperger Manitoba will host the national conference on Asperger Syndrome in Winnipeg on October 8-9, 2013 at the Canad Inn Regent Casino Hotel. Register:

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. Every Saturday 4-5:30 p.m. multi-prize meat draw.

Craig Street Cats - Kittenpalooza Adoption Event to Aug. 23, 2013, St. Vital Centre Community Booth (during mall hours).

Age & Opportunity Stradbrook, Hot Dog Sale, Aug. 23, 11:30 a.m.,Wyatt Dowling Insurance, 4-801 Regent Ave. W. All proceeds going to L'Arche Winnipeg.

St. Paul's Annual Pork Barbecue Aug. 23, 5-7 p.m., St. Paul's Middlechurch, 299 Balderstone Rd., West St. Paul. Adults $12, children under 12 $6.

ALS Society of Manitoba yard sale, Aug. 24, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., Gloria Dei Lutheran Church, 637 Buckingham Rd. Proceeds to Brummitt Feasby House. Volunteers required. No clothing or electronics. 204-837-1270.

Forum Art Centre open house & registration, Aug. 24, 1-4 p.m., 120 Eugenie St. Art classes start Sept. Information: or 204-235-1069.

Biking to the Viking MS Bike Tour * Stonewall Veteran's Memorial Complex, Aug. 24 - Aug. 25, 8 a.m. Register: $40.

Auditions for Annie presented by the 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.

MTEC Hospitality, Tourism and Retail Job Fair Aug. 26, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., Winnipeg Convention Centre. Information: Fiona McIntyre 204-957-7437 or Free.

Sim'ya Ukrainian Dance registration, Aug. 27, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Simya Ukrainian Dance. Information: 204-963-8543 or

Canada's Royal Winnipeg Ballet School's Recreational Division class registration, 380 Graham Ave. In person registration: August 27-30, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. Visit to register online (for select age groups).

The Millennium Library offers the following: Play and Learn in Library Park, Aug. 28, noon-1 p.m., register 204-986-4742.

Zoloto Ukrainian Dance Enrollment every Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday Aug. 29-Sept. 9, St. Joshaphat Church Hall, 590 Alverstone St.

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.

Summer drop in program St. James Anglican Parish Hall, 195 Collegiate St., until Aug. 30, 9 a.m. - 5 p.m., Monday to Friday 9 a.m. -11:30 a.m. for parent and children up to age 8. Afternoon youth program ages 9-16 from 1-5 p.m. No cost, snacks provided., no charge.

Weriers Walkers Free Guided Downtown Walking Tour Aug. 31, 10 a.m., Burton Cummings Theatre, 364 Smith St. Information:

NorMan Pet Rescue yard sale, Aug. 31, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., 36 Alderwood Rd. Gently used treasures, barbecue, bake sale and adoptable pooches. If you would like to donate either items or baking

The Women of Note community choir is holding auditions on Sept. 3 and 5, Balmoral Hall. All women who enjoy music and love to sing are invited to join the choir. It's great music, great women and great fun. Information and to book your audition appointment, Jodi 204-255-5279.

Friendship Force Manitoba open house, Sept. 4, 6-9 p.m., Masonic Memorial Temple, 420 Corydon Ave. Dinner meeting theme: A Canadian Adventure. $20.

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

New Directions 10th Annual Opikihiwawin Pow wow * Camp Amisk across from La Barrier Park, Sept. 7, 1 p.m. - 10 p.m. Registration: 11 a.m., followed by Grand Entries, 1 p.m. & 7 p.m. A free shuttle will operate all day from 491 Portage Ave. to the Pow Wow and back. Traditional Feast, Saturday, 5 p.m. ASL Interpreter on-site. Arts & Crafts table rentals 204-783-7078.

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 kilometres over two days through beautiful Riding Mountain National Park. Register: $40 registration fee.

Westview Dance Club Ballroom Dance Instruction, Sept. 8. 30 weekly lessons plus practices for $250 per couple. Sept. registration: Bev 204-275-6484 or

Walk of Hope in support of Ovarian Cancer Rainbow Stage, Kildonan Park, Sept. 8, 8:30 a.m. - 11 a.m. Survival starts with awareness. Make sure all the women you love know the most common symptoms of ovarian cancer: 1. bloating 2. pelvic or abdominal pain 3. difficulty eating or feeling full quickly 4. urinary symptoms (urgency or frequency). Information:

Fibromyalgia Support Group of Winnipeg monthly meeting SMD Building, 2nd Floor, 825 Sherbrook St., Sept. 9, 7 p.m. - 9 p.m. Tara Maltman-Just, Pharmacist, will be discussing Fibromyalgia Medications.

Good Neighbours' Choir begins its fall season Sept. 10, at 720 Henderson Hwy., every Tues. 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. For more information call Bob, 204-633-5472.

GriefShare Group 13 consecutive Wednesday starts Sept. 11, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Albright Church, 3400 DeVries Ave. Register: 204-334-5873.

St. Barnabas Anglican Church Annual Fall Fun Fair/Yard Sale, Sept. 14, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., 730 McPhillips St. Household items, home baking, gently used clothing, books, silent auction, bid auction and a barbecue.

Karma in the Park St. Vital Park, Sept. 15, 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. Register: 204-831-6231 and tickets. You will be able to access a massage, dance sesssion or a relaxation/visualization session. Adult $25, children $15.

The Buhler Gallery at St. Boniface Hospital invites the public to its new exhibition, The Story Illuminated: Children's Book Illustrations: Marie Louise Gay, Barbara Reid, Sheila McGraw, Bette Woodland and Jennifer LaBella, Sept. 20 to Jan. 19, 2014. The public is also invited to exhibition's opening event Sept. 19, 7 p.m.

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,

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

Asperger Manitoba national conference on Asperger Syndrome, Oct. 8-9, Canad Inn Regent Casino Hotel. Register:

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.

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.

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.

Republished from the Winnipeg Free Press print edition August 23, 2013 A23

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