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Craig Street Cats looking for crafters for its annual Christmas craft sale. Dec. 1, Robert A. Steen Community Centre, 980 Palmerston. Tables $30 at or 204-421-1919.

Asperger Manitoba will host the national conference on Asperger syndrome in Winnipeg on Oct. 8-9, Canad Inns Regent Casino Hotel. Register:

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. 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, or

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:

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

Meni®re's Support Group, Access River East, 975 Henderson Highway, Sept. 23, 11 a.m.-noon, A self-help group for people with Meni®re's disease and other inner-ear balance disorders. Information:;; 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. or 204-415-1459.

Toastmasters Francs-Parleurs open house Manoir de la Cath©drale, 321 ave de la Cath©drale, Sept. 25, 5:30 p.m.-7 p.m. Le Club Toastmasters Francs-Parleurs is the only bilingual Toastmasters club in Winnipeg. Information:

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. 26, & Oct. 3. Register: 204-775- 2522 or, $160 for four classes.

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

Assiniboia Christian Centre basement sale, Sept. 27, 5-7 p.m., 3390 Portage Ave. Dishes, mugs, clothes, jewelry, blankets, etc.

Providence University College & Theological Seminary Harvest Festival Banquets, Sept. 27 and 28, 7 p.m. Featuring guest speaker Dr. Jonathan Bonk and music by the Whyte Ridge Men's Quartet. Complimentary tickets: or 204-433-7488 ext. 301.

Ask an Artist & Art Centre Tour Forum Art Centre, 120 Eugenie St., Sept. 27, 12:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Forum Art celebrates Culture Days Manitoba. Watch art students painting with the acrylic medium; ask an art director or an interior designer about art in Manitoba or tour our art facility. Our building in Coronation Park is now home to the Forum Art Centre, the Winnipeg Sketch Club, the Manitoba Society of Artists & studio artist Jim Corbett. Collectively we represent over 250 years of artists in Manitoba. Go to or call 204-235-1069.

Scandinavian Centre TGIF Dinner Speaker Series Scandinavian Centre, 764 Erin Street, Sept. 27, 5:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. Reservations required: 204-774-8047 or $17.50.

St. Mary Magdalene Church Garage Sale, St Mary Magdalene Anglican Church, 3 St. Vital Rd., Sept. 27, 9 a.m.- 7 p.m.; Sept. 28, 9 a.m.-noon.

Holy Family Church Auditorium perogy suppers, Sept. 27, Nov. 1 & 29, 5-7 p.m., 1001 Grant Ave. Regular plate $5, large plate $10.

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,

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 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 Manitoba, Fort Garry campus. Register:

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.

Senior Achievers Fall Tea, Sept. 29, 1-3 p.m., 406 McGregor. Silent auction, baking, books, 50/50, grocery hamper. Information: Rose at 204-338-3833.

Nature Conservancy of Canada annual Prairie Garden Cleanup, Sept. 29, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., The Forks. Assist with flower seed collection and help cut back and remove the summer's growth and prepare the beds for next year. Register: 204-942-0900 or

St. Charles Parish Harvest supper, Sept. 29, 4:30 to 7 p.m., 395 St. Charles St. $12 adults, $6 ages 5-12 and free for children under 4. Tickets: 204-889-3248, Anna 204-895-2420 or Verna 204-837-8813.

Winnipeg Early Music Society Crescent Fort Rouge United Church, 525 Wardlaw Ave., Sept. 29, 2 p.m. - 4 p.m. Bring an instrument or your voice and join our members as we play and sing music from the Medieval, Renaissance and Baroque periods.

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

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

Women of Note community choir auditions, Balmoral Hall, Oct. 3. Information and to book you audition appointment, Jodi 204-255-5279.

Young United Church rummage & bake sale, Oct. 4, 5 to 7 p.m. and Oct. 5, 10 a.m.-noon, 222 Furby.

Sam's Place Booksale Sam's Place, 159 Henderson Hwy., Oct. 3 - Oct. 5, Clearance tables will be loaded with thrillers, mysteries, children's books, non-fiction, general fiction, German books,faith books, and more! Sam's Place is a program of MCC Manitoba.

Autumn Leaves Bazaar Harrow United Church, 955 Mulvey Ave., Oct. 5, 11:30 a.m. - 4 p.m. Plants, baking and bling. Luncheon sittings 11:30 a.m. & 12:30 p.m., $10. Lunch & teacup readings $15. Teacup readings & dessert from 1 - 4 p.m. $10.

Fort Garry Historical Society general meeting Pembina Trail Library, 2724 Pembina Highway, Oct. 5, 2 p.m. "Who is Lord Elphinstone?" Story of the person behind the name of a community in west Manitoba.

Manitoba Regional Lily Society's Fall Bulb Sale Assiniboine Park Conservatory, 15 Conservatory Dr., Oct. 5, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., features an exclusive Aurelian introduction, from Dr. Wilbert Ronald of Jefferies Nursery. To volunteer or information Free.

MRLS fall bulb sale Central Community Centre, 529 - 4th Street, Brandon, MB, Oct. 5, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., IIintroduction from Dr. Wilbert Ronald of Jefferies Nursery. Information: petrie@mynet. Free.

Warren United Church 100th anniversary celebration Oct. 6, 2 p.m. at the church. Reception Warren Hall. Information or order a 100th anniversary history book: 204-322-5752.

Belgian Club Ladies Group fall bazaar & bake sale, Oct. 6 11 a.m.-3 p.m., 407 Provencher Blvd. Information: Diane 204-233-5906 or Janet 204-257-4172.

St. Andrew's River Heights United Church fall supper, St. Andrew's River Heights United Church, 255 Oak St., Oct. 6, sittings 4:30 or 6:30 p.m. Tickets: church office 9 a.m.-3pm. Email the church office for details. $15.

St. Emile fall supper, St. Emile Parish Centre, 556 St. Anne's Road, Oct. 6, 3 p.m. - 7 p.m. Tickets: $13 adults, $7 children 12 and under, free for children 5 and under at 204-253-4176.

St. Francois Xavier fall supper St. Francois Xavier Community Club, 983 Highway 26, Oct. 6, sittings 4 p.m. & 6 p.m. Tickets: $12 adults & $5 children, aged 3 & under free. Reservations: 204-864-2317 or

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

Friendship Force Manitoba open house Masonic Memorial Temple, 420 Corydon Ave., Oct. 9, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. Theme: A Canadian Adventure. $20.

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, Oct. 11 to Jan. 19. The public is also invited to exhibition's opening event Oct 10, 7 p.m.

Woodlands 65th fall supper, Oct. 14, 3 to 6 p.m., Woodlands Community Hall. $12 adults, $6 children 6-12.

Transcona Garden Club Fall Clkean Up - Winter Prep with Samantha Braun, Oct. 16, 7 p.m., Transcona Retired Citizens Centre, 328 Whittier Ave. W. Information: 204-222-0236.

7th annual Christmas Arts and Crafts Sale Headingley Community Centre, 5353 Portage Ave., Oct. 18, noon - 8 p.m., Oct. 19, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Crafts, jewellry, woodwork, pottery, toys, stained glass and more. All proceeds to Headingley Senior Services. $2, children 12 and under free.

Linwood School 100th Anniversary Reunion Oct. 18-20. Information and register:

St. Adolphe Fall Supper, Oct. 20, 4 - 7 p.m., Pioneer Hall (St. Adolphe arena). $12 adults, $6 children, children under 5 free. No reservations tickets at the door. Information: Reginald 204-883-2563.

Honduras Mission Circle annual bazaar and silent auction in support of our Missionaries in Haiti, Zambia and Northern Manitoba, Oct. 20, 9 a.m. - 2 p.m., Holy Cross Church's basement hall, 252 Dubuc St.

Ukrainian Catholic Women's League of Canada Holy Eucharist Parish fall supper, Oct. 20, sittings at 3:30 and 5:30 p.m., 460 Munroe Ave. $14 adults, $6 children 6-12 and children 5 and under free. Tickets: Tony 204-667-0711, Elsie 204-663-6506 or 204-667-8866.

Ukrainian Catholic Women's League of Canada Holy Eucharist Parish fall and Christmas craft and bake sale, Oct. 26, 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. $1, children free.

Assiniboia Library Advisory Committee meet and greet, Oct. 26, 2-4 p.m., Westwood Library. Drop in for refreshments and share your thoughts on library services. Information: 204-986-4742


First Presbyterian Church fall luncheon & bake sale, Oct. 26, noon to 2 p.m., Opposite Vimy Ridge Park, entrance on Picardy Place. Donation.

Local Colour Art Group Show and Sale, Nov. 1, 7 to 9 p.m.; Nov. 2, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Nov. 3, noon to 4 p.m., Elmwood East Kildonan Active Living Centre, 180 Poplar Ave. Show Theme, local artists, art demos Saturday and Sunday. Art taffle and food drive (bring a tin for the bin).

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

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.

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 20, 2013 A25

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