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Virtuosi's Got More Talent fundraiser Feb. 27, 6 p.m., Fort Garry Hotel. Tickets: $125 204-786-9000.

Winnipeg East CARP Chapter #53 meet the second Wednesday of the month to June 11, 1:30 p.m. - 3 p.m., lower level of Elmwood Legion 920 Nairn Ave. Guest speakers that provide information for Seniors. Information: Darlene Demkey 204- 222-8120 or

St. Luke's Anglican Church Christmas bazaar, Dec. 7, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Stradbrook and Nassau. Looking for crafters. Tables $25. Information: 204-452-3609.

Norman Art Group sale to Oct. 26, 11 a.m.-7 p.m., 102-894 St. James St.

16th annual Mamingwey Burn Survivor Conference Oct. 25, 1 p.m.-8 p.m. and Oct. 26, 8 a.m. - 8 p.m., Canad Inns Polo Park, 1405 St. Matthews Ave. Theme: Together We Are Stronger. Presentation by Elizabeth Dideon Hess, local medical staff, and local burn survivors. $10.

Prairie Ripples arts & crafts sale, Oct. 25, 5 p.m.-9 p.m. & Oct. 26, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., William Glesby Centre, Portage la Prairie. Free. Information:

Western Canada Aviation Museum presents Haunted Hanger, Oct. 25, 6 to 8 p.m., Hangar T-2, 958 Ferry Rd. Information: 204-786-0730, or $6 non-members.

Assiniboia Christian Centre rummage sale, Oct. 25, 5-7 p.m., 3390 Portage Ave.

Forum Art Centre 4th Fridays Family Fun night, 120 Eugenie St., Oct. 25, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. This month we're Printmaking. Open to all ages. Free or by donation. Bring the whole family - lots of great places to get some supper before you come. R.S.V.P.:

11th Annual Manitoba CD/CED Gathering Connect, Learn Celebrate: Building on Success, Oct. 25, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Garden City Collegiate, 711 Jefferson. Speaker Charlene Lafreniere, Thompson city counsellor. Information: Sarah 204-943-0547.

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 or

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

Manitoba Crafts Museum and Library 4th annual fundraiser, Made Buy You, Oct. 26, 1-4 p.m., Canadian Mennonite University, 600 Shaftesbury Blvd. Tickets: $30 or $10 children under 12 at 204-487-6117 or

Immanuel United Church fowl supper Oct. 26, 4-7 p.m., 755 Golspie St. (corner of Golspie & Kimberly). Tickets $15, $8 children (8-14 yrs), children 7 & under free, $40 families (2 adults & children under 14 years of age). Information: 204-669-0220.

Westworth United Church Women luncheon and bazaar, Oct. 26, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., 1750 Grosvenor Ave.

Winnipeg Humane Society Bow Wow Ball fundraising gala, Oct. 26, Fairmont Hotel. Tickets: $200 at or 204-982-2041.

South Winnipeg Family Information Centre semi annual fashion sale, Oct. 26, 9-11:30 a.m., 800 Point Road. (lower level of the Fort Garry United Church). All items $5 buy 3 items get the 4th item free! Information: 204-284-9311.

Universalist Coffee House with the Winnipeg Poetry Slam Team, Oct. 26, open mic, 8 to 8:45 p.m., 603 Wellington Cres. $5 suggested donation.

2nd Annual Vendors Fair Oct. 26, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., St. James Anglican Parish Hall, 195 Collegiate St. Get a jump-start on your Christmas shopping with 25 vendors from which to choose. Canteen available. Wheelchair accessible. $2 or a tin for Winnipeg Harvest.

St. Andrew's Anglican Church rummage sale St. Andrew's Anglican Church Hall, 2700 Portage Ave., Oct. 26, 9 a.m.-noon. Clothing and other sundries.

Manitoba Riding For The Disabled Association Inc. 5th Annual Bud Spud & Steak fundraiser, Oct. 26, 6-9 p.m., Canad Inns Polo Park, 1405 St. Matthews Ave. Tickets $20, 204-925-5905.

Winnipeg Humane Society 20th anniversary of the Bow Wow Ball, Oct. 26, 6 p.m., Fairmont Winnipeg Information: 204-982-2041.

Friends of the Library book sale, Oct. 26, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. and Oct. 27, noon - 3 p.m., Grant Park High School, 450 Nathaniel St.

Halloween at the Hill Oct. 26, 7-9 p.m., Birds Hill Park Ranch, Birds Hill Provincial Park. Information: 204-654-6739, or

Friends of the Winnipeg Public Library 9th Annual big fall book sale, Oct. 26, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. & Oct. 27, noon-3 p.m., Grant Park High School Gym, Grant & Nathaniel. Information: 204-488-3217;

St. Eugene Parish fall supper, Oct. 27, 4-6:30 p.m., St. Eugene Parish, 1009 St. Mary's Rd. The hall is wheel chair accessible. $12 adults, children 5-12 $5, 5 and under free.

St. Pierre-Jolys Roman Catholic Church Parish fall supper Oct. 27, 3:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., St. Pierre Recreation Centre, 545 Hebert Ave., St. Pierre-Jolys. $13, ages 6 to 12 $6.

Ladies Auxiliary General Sir Sam Steele Br. #117 fall tea, Oct. 27, 2 to 4 p.m., 376 Salter St. Tickets: $3, children 10 and under free.

Mary Mother of the Church 24th annual fall supper Oct 27, 4-7 p.m., parish hall, 85 Kirkbridge Dr. $12, children 6-12 $5, under 6 free.

St. Nicholas Ukrainian Catholic Church annual fall dinner, Oct. 27, sittings at 1:30 and 4:30 p.m., 737 Bannerman Ave. (at Arlington) $16, children: 6-12 $5 and under 5 free. Advance tickets only: Theresa 204-586-7985 or Marlene 204-632-0484.

Norwood Legion Branch No. 43 All Day Bingo, Oct. 27, 3 sessions at 10 a.m., 1 p.m. and 4 p.m.,134 Marion St. Doors open 9 a.m.

Sanford United Church fall supper, Oct. 27, 5:30-7 p.m., Sanford United Church. Tickets: Linda 204-736-2328 or Tammy 204-736-2382. $12, children (5-12) $6, children under 4-free.

Sagkeeng Spay & Neuter Initiative Program (S.S.N.I.P.) Spooktacular Howl'oween Adoption Fair, Oct. 27, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., Best West Pet Foods, 1150 St. James St.

Menière's Support Group Oct. 28, 11 a.m.-noon, Access River East, 975 Henderson Hwy. Meet others with the same problems you face, share ideas and coping strategies, reduce isolation resulting from this invisible disability. Meeting supported by Note Taking service for hard-of-hearing members. Information:; or 204-975-3037. Silver collection.

The South Winnipeg Family Information Centre offers: Triple P Stepping Stones: Thursday evenings to Nov. 14, 7 p.m.-9 p.m. Triple P (positive parenting program) Oct. 28 and Nov. 4, 7 p.m.-9 p.m. 800 Point Rd. (lower level of the Fort Garry United Church). Register 204-284-9311 or website

Donna Sarna Physiotherapy & Rehabilitation offers free interactive workshops the last Tuesday of the month, Better Posture, Oct. 29, 6:45-7:45 p.m., 102-897 Corydon Ave. In lieu of charging the team encourages donations of $5 to a local charity, Alpha House Foundation. Register: 204-452-2608.

Become a Mental Health First Aider Nov. 6, 13, 20 & 27, 6-9:30 p.m., Windsor Park United Church, 1062 Autumnwood Dr. Register: Karen Viveiros, 204-488-4768 or by Oct. 31. $28.

Donwood Manor soup & pie fundraiser, Nov. 1, noon-1:30 p.m., 165 Donwood Dr. $7. Information: 204-668-4410.

Bows, Broads and Bullseyes Archery Club, a ladies-only club, meets Nov. 1, Nov. 15, Nov. 29 and Dec. 13, 7-9 p.m., Heights Archery. Information:

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 raffle and food drive (bring a tin for the bin).

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

Grace Hospital Foundation & Auxiliary present "That's Amore" Italian Dinner, Nov. 2, 6-10 p.m., De Luca's Banquet Center, 950 Portage Ave. Fundraiser for patient care & comfort at the Grace Hospital. Enjoy an evening that includes a Four course fine Italian Meal, recipes, cooking demo, delicious desserts, fine wine and liquor at a no-host bar and tons of fun! Tickets $70 with a $25.00 tax deductible receipt. Information: 204-837-0375.

Happy Mike's Coffee House Nov. 2, 7:30-11:30 p.m., St. James Anglican Parish Hall, 195 Collegiate St. Open mic with feature performers, the Joy Diamond Band, uptempo blues and classic cover tunes. Free.

St. Luke's Anglican Church fundraiser Pub/Game night, Nov. 2, 6 p.m., Stradbrook and Nassau. Rinn performs during the evening. Information: 204-452-3609.

Parkside Seniors Social Club annual bazaar, Nov. 2, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Room 103 Parkside Plaza, 1630 Henderson Hwy. Bake sale, crafts, attic treasures, cash draw, hot dog lunch, silent auction with many baskets, some containing spirits/wine, kitchen items, emergency roadside vehicle kit, baskets for kids and more.

Beautiful Savior Lutheran School Christmas Coffee House and Craft Sale, Nov. 2, 10:30 a.m.-3 p.m., 52 Birchdale Ave.

St. George's Church closet sale and tea, Nov. 2, 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m. and Nov. 3, noon-3 p.m., 168 Wilton St. Ladies, men's, children's clothing, accessories, baking, books and Christmas treasures.

Starbuck Art Club fall show and sale, Nov. 2, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Nov. 3, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Starbuck Community Centre, 25 Main St. Starbuck. There will be art demonstrations each day. Free.

Manitoba Coin Club annual show, Nov. 2 & 3, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Marlborough Hotel. Information: Barrie 204-296-6498.

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