University of Manitoba Department of Psychology is 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 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 www.midwives.mb.ca.
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 offered at various locations throughout Winnipeg and Manitoba. Programs run 2.5 hours a week for six weeks, starting in Jan. Information: to find a program in your area 204-632-3927.
Winnipeg Scottish Country Dancers Betwixt and Between Ceilidh dance, Dec. 28, 7:30 p.m., St. Paul's Anglican Church hall, 830 North Drive at Point Road.
Forum Art Centre open house & registration, Dec. 28, 1-4 p.m., 120 Eugenie St. Register up till Jan. 6 when art classes start. Information: www.forumartcentre.com/classes or 204-235-1069.
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 Rd., 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 and 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 February 2014.
Save Our Seine monthly meeting, Jan. 7, 7 p.m., Centre Scolaire Leo Remillard, 1095 St. Anne's Rd.
Friendship Force of Winnipeg monthly meeting, Jan. 8, noon, Holiday Inn South, 1330 Pembina Hwy. The Friendship Force is a worldwide cultural-exchange organization that promotes world peace through personal friendships.Changing the Way You See the World. Reservations: Elizabeth 204-452-5299 or www.friendshipforcewinnipeg.org.
Malanka, Jan. 11, 5:30 p.m., All Saints Auditorium, 1500 Day St. Music by The Starlites. Tickets: $40 from Tony 204-223-9000 or Pat 204-661-0661.
Transcona Garden Club meets Jan. 14, 7 p.m., Transcona Retired Citizens Centre, 328 Whittier Ave. W. Topic: Proper Plants for Problem Places, with Charlotte Tataryn. Information: 204-222-0236.
Grace Toastmasters free open house Jan. 15 & 22, 7 p.m., Access River East Centre, 975 Henderson Hwy. Guest spearker: Bill Blaikie (Jan. 22). Information: 204-880-7245 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
19th Annual Malanka Ukrainian New Year celebration, Jan. 18, 10:30 a.m., 1 & 3 p.m., Garden City Shopping Centre.
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 email@example.com.
St. John Brebeuf School open house Feb. 6, 7 p.m., 605 Renfrew St. Information: 204-489-2115 ext. 241 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
Virtuosi's Got More Talent fundraiser Feb. 27, 6 p.m., Fort Garry Hotel. Tickets: $125. 204-786-9000.
Winnipeg East CARP Chapter #53 meets 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 provide information for seniors. Information: Darlene Demkey 204- 222-8120 or email@example.com.
Seven Oaks Toastmasters meets Mondays, 7-9 p.m., Atlantic-Garden City United Church, 725 Atlantic Ave. Information: Casey 204-339-2340.
Voyageur Toastmasters meets Wednesdays, 7 p.m., Deer Lodge Centre, 1290 Portage Ave., 2nd Floor Learning Centre.
Winnipeg South Osborne Legion #252 at 426 Osborne St., open Sundays & Mondays noon-6 p.m., Tuesday & Wednesdays noon-11 p.m., Thursdays noon-12 a.m., Fridays & Saturdays 11 p.m.-1 a.m.