December 10, 2013 Sections
Winnipeg Free Press - PRINT EDITION
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 email@example.com.
Asperger Manitoba will host the national conference on Asperger syndrome in Winnipeg on Oct. 8-9, Canad Inns Regent Casino Hotel. Register: www.differentway.ca.
Prince Edward Legion events at 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.
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.
Friends of Gardens Manitoba fall plant sale, Canadian Mennonite University North Campus, 500 Shaftesbury Blvd., Sept. 14, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Perennials for fall planting, irises, peonies and day lilies, hostas. Selection of shrubs, selection of spring bulbs.
MEVAfest, the Manitoba Electric Vehicle Association showcase of electric vehicles (EVs). Get info about EVs from Manitobans who own them. Free rides around Assiniboine Park in some of the world's most exciting automobiles, including the fabulous Tesla model S. Discover what it really means to GO green! Sept. 14 (rain date, Sept. 21) 2-5 p.m.
Luther Village golf tournament, Sept. 14, noon, Assiniboine Golf Course. Register: firstname.lastname@example.org or 204-898-4052.
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 session or a relaxation/visualization session. Adults $25, children $15.
Blues Cruise For Harvest, Sept. 15, 2-6 p.m., boarding at 1 p.m., Alexander Docks, Waterfront Drive. Blues with Big Dave McLean and Romi Mayes. All proceeds to Winnipeg Harvest. Bring a "tin for the bin."
La Salle Fall Supper La Salle Community Centre, Sept. 15, 3 p.m.-7 p.m. 11 & over-$12, children 6-10 $6, 5 & under free.
Notre Dame Catholic Women's League present Sisters of the Holy Rock, Sept. 15, 7 p.m., 269 Jemima St., Selkirk. Tickets: Dianne 204-757-2128.
Aurora Farm will open its barn gate to the public Sept. 15, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 4265 Waverley St., St. Norbert. A variety of workshops are offered. Information: Louise May 204-799-4076 or email@example.com.
Herb Society of Manitoba monthly meeting Assiniboine Park Conservatory, Sept. 16, 7 p.m. Presentation by Ashley Van Elslander (Collette Vacations) introducing us to a new collection of one-of-a-kind garden holidays. $5 non-members.
March Against Violence, Magnus Eliason Recreation Centre, 430 Langside St., Sept. 17, 6 p.m., start at Central Park, finish at 430 Langside. March to support families affected by violence.
Sagkeeng Child & Family Services annual general meeting Sept. 18, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Canad Inns Garden City, 2100 McPhillips St. RSVP: 204-949-1649.
Cooking Classes, Mary Jane's Cooking School, 252 Arlington St., every Wednesday to Oct. 3. Learn to make wholesome and tasty vegan soups and dishes with vegetarian options. Thursday, 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Sept. 12,19, 26, & Oct. 3. Register: 204-775- 2522 or firstname.lastname@example.org., $160 for 4 classes.
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. The public is also invited to exhibition's opening event Sept. 19, 7 p.m.
FoodFare for The Kids charity dinner, Sept. 19, 5 p.m., Holiday Inn Airport West, 2520 Portage Ave. Benefits the Children's Hospital Foundation. Information: 204-694-1112.
Clothesline sale, Broadway First Baptist Church, 790 Honeyman Ave., Sept. 19, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Gently used clothing and accessories.
Retired Women Teachers' Association of Manitoba luncheon & fashion show, Masonic Memorial Temple, 420 Corydon Ave., Sept. 19, noon-2 p.m. Information: 204-237-4511.
The Compassionate Friends monthly sharing meeting, Community Services Building, 685 William Ave., Sept. 19, 7:30 p.m.-10 p.m. Support group for parents grieving the death of a child of any age from any cause.
St. Andrew's River Heights United Church gigantic garage sale, Sept. 20, 2-6 p.m. and Sept. 21, 8 a.m.-noon, 255 Oak St. Something for everyone.
Bud Spud, Canad Inns Windsor Park, 1034 Elizabeth Rd., Sept. 21, 5 p.m.-8 p.m., in support of the Panda Bear Daycare Co-op. Tickets are only $15 and can be pre-purchased by contacting the director, Teresa Muirhead, at 204-231-1084. Meals include a steak or chicken dinner, including a beverage. A silent auction and three great grand prizes will be up for grabs, $15.
Westworth United Church rummage sale, Sept. 21, 9 a.m.-noon, 1750 Grosvenor Ave. Lots of used clothing, dishes, books, records, small appliances, toys, and household articles.
Niverville United Church bake and craft sale Sept. 21, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Ft. Richmond Mall, 2860 Pembina Hwy.
Before the Bridge Senior K9 Rescue, Bud, spud & steak fundraiser, Sept. 21, 5 p.m.-8 p.m., Canad Inns, 2100 McPhillips St. Door prize, silent auction, 50/50 draw. Tickets: 204-757-9388. $15.
Railway Days 2013, Sept. 21 and 22, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. both days. The event will feature industry, travel, hobby and rail heritage displays at the Winnipeg Railway Museum, located on tracks 1 & 2 of Winnipeg's historic Union Station, 123 Main St. Admission by donation. Information: Doug Bell 204-261-5581, www.wpgrailwaymuseum.com or email@example.com.
The Unfeelievable Race, many locations around Winnipeg, Sept. 22. Teams of two will race to locations around Winnipeg to complete various mental and physical challenges. The first team to cross the finish line will receive a $5,000 donation from Cambrian Credit Union toward one of our race-day partner charities. Do you have what it takes? In support of the Heart & Stroke Foundation of Manitoba. Register: www.cambrian.mb.ca/race.
Child Haven International fundraising dinner, Sept. 22, 5 p.m., Punjab Banquet Hall, 94 Mandalay Dr. Tickets are $35 at 204-489-7630. There will be great food, a bazaar, silent auctions and entertainment. All proceeds go to support children's homes in India, Bangladesh, Tibet, and Nepal.
Medea Gallery fundraiser lunch Pasta, Present & Future, Sept. 22, 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Mona Lisa Ristorante Italiano, 1697 Corydon Ave. Tickets $20 at Medea Gallery Artists' Co-op, 132 Osborne St.
Multiple Myeloma March, Norwood Community Centre, Sept. 22, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Organized by Myeloma Canada and the Winnipeg Multiple Myeloma March Team, this year's event will build on last year's success to help further patient programs, advance research and improve patient lives.
Jubilee Fund Charity Art & Collectibles Auction, Sept. 23, Canad Inns Polo Park. Live auction, silent auction and draw baskets. There is also online bidding. Viewing www.jubileefund.ca.
Meni®re's Support Group, Access River East, 975 Henderson Highway, Sept. 23, 11 a.m.-noon, A self-help group for people with Meniere's disease and other inner-ear balance disorders. Information: http://www.chha-mb.ca; firstname.lastname@example.org; 204-975-3037. Silver collection.
Grace Hospital Auxiliary 23rd annual used-book sale, Sept. 24, 25 and 26, 10 a.m.-8 p.m.; Sept. 27, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.; Sept. 28, 10 a.m.- p.m., 408 Booth Dr. Hospital Auditorium. Proceeds support patient care.
House of Hesed dessert reception fundraiser, North Kildonan Mennonite Brethren Church, 1315 Gateway Rd., Sept. 25, 7 p.m.-9:30 p.m. Featuring keynote speaker Allison Chalmers-Justl, BSW, RSW, of HSC's HIV Clinic, and music by Jordan St. Cyr. Tickets $15 in advance. www.houseofhesed.ca or 204-415-1459.
Canadian Cancer Society Daffodil Gala, Winnipeg Convention Centre, 375 York Ave., Sept. 27. 75 years of leading the fight against cancer. Dance to Ron Paley & his orchestra. Tickets: 204-774-7483 or www.cancer.ca/daffodilgala.
Assiniboia Christian Centre basement sale, Sept. 27, 5-7 p.m., 3390 Portage Ave. Dishes, mugs, clothes, jewelry, blankets, etc.
Central School-âcole Centrale, 604 Day St., is celebrating its 100th anniversary 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, email@example.com.
St. Vital Y Neighbours annual fall children's used-clothing and toy sale, Jonathan Toews Community Centre, 1188 Dakota St., Sept. 28, 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Bake sale and raffle prize. $1.
St. Anne's Anglican 100th anniversary, Garden City Community Centre, 725 Kingsburry Ave., Sept. 28, 5:30 p.m.-11:55 p.m. $25 at 204-334-5435 or firstname.lastname@example.org. The History of St. Anne's book with photo CD will be on sale.
St. Stephen's Anglican Church 100th birthday fundraising breakfast, Sept. 28, 8-10 a.m., Applebee's Restaurant. Tickets $10 adults, $5 children 12 & under. Information 204-661-2432.
Terry's Cause on Campus 5-K fun walk, roll or run, Sept. 28, 9 a.m., University of Manitoboa, Fort Garry campus. Register: www.umanitoba.ca/terryscause.
Craft sale, Windsor Park United Church, 1062 Autumnwood Dr., Sept. 28, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Table rental $25, Judi 204-254-1040. Free admission.
Mary Mother of the Church rummage and garage sale, Sept. 28, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., 85 Kirkbridge Dr. Gently used clothing, household items, books, toys, furniture, etc.
St. Anne Ukrainian Catholic Church Ladies League fall supper, St. Anne's Church, 35 Marcie St., Sept. 29, 3 p.m.-5:30 p.m. Adults $15; children (6-12) $5; children (5 and under) free. Tickets: Anne 204-697-0482 or Lena 204-339-2269, $15 and $5.
St. Michael's Ukrainian Catholic Parish fall supper, Sept. 29, 3-6 p.m., 400 Day St. Tickets: $14, children 6-12 $5, children 5 and under free. Ann 204-222-9003 and Jean 204-222-1433.
Canadian Hemophilia Society Golf Tournament Sept. 30, registration 11 a.m., Bridges Golf Course. Information: 204-775-8625 or www.hemophiliamb.ca.
HSC Retirees luncheon and AGM, Annie A. Bond Room, Community Services Bldg., 685 William Ave., Oct. 1, 11:45 a.m.-2 p.m. All former employees of HSC are welcome to come enjoy lunch and a social atmosphere. Information: Jean 204-256-5586. Free to members.
Manitoba Anaphylaxis Information Network, Rady Jewish Community Centre, 123 Doncaster St., Oct. 1, 7 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Q & A session. Do you have questions about managing life-threatening allergies? Register: Nancy 204-654-2676 or email@example.com.
Women of Note community choir auditions, Balmoral Hall, Oct. 3. Information and to book you audition appointment, Jodi 204-255-5279.
Asperger Manitoba national conference on Asperger Syndrome, Oct. 8-9, Canad Inn Regent Casino Hotel. Register: www.differentway.ca.
Manitoba Coin Club annual show, Nov. 2 & 3, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Marlborough Hotel. Information: Barrie 204-296-6498.
Fibromyalgia Support Group of Winnipeg three-part self-help education program, Nov. 7, 12 & 15. Information: 204-975-3037 or www.fmswinnipeg.com.
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.
Voyageur Toastmasters meets Wednesdays, 7 p.m., Deer Lodge Centre, 1290 Portage Ave., 2nd Floor Learning Centre.
Republished from the Winnipeg Free Press print edition September 13, 2013 A19