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University of Manitoba Department of Psychology are looking for individuals who have been diagnosed with Asperger syndrome, high functioning autism, or pervasive developmental disorder-not otherwise specified to participate in a visual processing study. Individuals will complete two computerized tasks and must be over the age of 18 years and have normal or corrected to normal vision. Information: 204-480-1248.

College of Midwives of Manitoba provides information if you are a midwife who received your midwifery education outside of Canada and want to become registered in Manitoba. 2014 IEM Assessment Process will take place in Winnipeg for internationally educated midwives (IEMs). Deadline for this assessment and gap training is Jan. 20. Information

Get Better Together! Are you sick and tired of being sick and tired? Come and learn to better manage your health at this free program being offered at various locations through out Winnipeg and Manitoba. Programs run 2.5 hours a week for 6 weeks starting in Jan. Information: to find a program in your area 204-632-3927.

67th Winnipeg Group Committee presents 49th Annual Christmas tree sale to Dec. 22, River Heights Community Centre, Grosvenor Ave. & Oak St. Open weekdays 4:30-9 p.m., Saturdays 9 a.m.-6 p.m. and Sundays noon-6 p.m. Information:

Silver Heights United Church next date for New to You Shop, Dec. 14, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., 199 Garrioch Ave. Great deals on gently used clothes, dishes, books, other household items.

Mary Jane's Cooking School workshop on Indian cooking, Dec. 14, 1-4 p.m., 252 Arlington St. Register: 204-775-2522 or $40.

Brandon Wildlife Association's Gun & Collectible Show Dec. 14, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and, Dec. 15, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Manitoba Room, Keystone Centre. Buy, sell or Trade. $6, children 12 yrs and under free with an adult. Information: 204-725-4363.

Earthdog Terrier Rescues 1st Annual Christmas sale, Dec. 15, noon-4 p.m., Assiniboia West Community Center, 861 Buchanan Blvd. With 23 tables of venues, homemade crafts, baking, and silent auction items your sure to find something for your 2 and 4 legged friends and family. Venues include: Epicure Tupperware Scentsy and more. Pre-order Free.

Calvin Christian Schools Christmas craft & bake sale, Dec. 16, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., Calvin Christian Schools- Elementary Campus, 245 Sutton Ave. Variety of venders homemade baking, lunch available, raffle and door prizes. Warm up with a hot Tim's coffee and a fresh cinnamon bun. $2, 10 and under free.

Sounds of the Season, Millennium Library Lobby, 12:15 p.m. as follows: Dec. 16, Nelson McIntyre Collegiate Flute Ensemble; Dec.17, Ecole Laura Secord Handbell Choir; Dec. 18, Ecole Victoria-Albert School Choir; Dec. 19, Frontenac School Choir; Dec. 20. Pinkham School Choir.

Good Neighbours Chorus present its Christmas Concert "Here We Come A-Caroling, Dec. 17, 1:30 p.m., Grace Lutheran Church, 211 Kimberly Ave. Tickets: $10.

Manitoba Master Gardener Association evening with Rob Greenland, a renowned Senior Arboriculturist from the United Kingdom, Dec. 18, 6-8 p.m., 17 Wing, Building 90, 680 Whytewold Road. Learn about successful controls for Dutch Elm Disease. Q&A will follow. $5. Information:

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.

White Cross Guild's "Just LIke New to You" thrift shop, to Dec. 20, 635 Portage Ave. All monies raised go to the Health Sciences Center for the purchase of equipment designated for the betterment of patient care, comfort & research. Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Saturdays 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Clothesline sale Dec. 21, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Broadway-First Baptist Church, 790 Honeyman Ave. @ Walnut St. Good, pre-owned clothes - something for every member of the family. The doors are open on the third Thursday, of every month, Sept. to June, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. All proceeds support a children's' feeding program in Haiti.

Festival of Nine Lessons and Carols Dec. 22, 7:30 p.m., St. Andrew's Anglican Church, 2700 Portage Ave. With St. Andrew's Choir and the Brass Quintet of The Royal Winnipeg Rifles.

Prince Edward Legion events at the Prince Edward Legion No. 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.

2014 EDGE Career Program Centre 24/7, 533 St. Anne's Road, to Dec. 31, We are now recruiting for our 25th 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. Information: 204-254-1618. Program begins in Feb. 2014.

Save Our Seine monthly meeting, Jan. 7, 7 p.m., Centre Scolaire Leo Remillard, 1095 St. Anne's Rd.

Grace Toastmasters free open house Jan. 15 & 22, 7 p.m., Access River East Centre, 975 Henderson Hwy. Guest speaker: Bill Blaikie (Jan. 22). Information: 204-880-7245 or

Manitoba Music and Manitoba Film & Music present manitoba Music Rocks Charity Bonspiel, Feb. 2, Granite Curling Club, One Granite Way. Register: $40 at 204-942-8650 or

St. John Brebeuf School open house Feb. 6, 7 p.m., 605 Renfrew St. Information: 204-489-2115 ext. 241 or

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

Republished from the Winnipeg Free Press print edition December 13, 2013 A23

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