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Linwood School 100th Anniversary Reunion Oct. 18-20. Information and register: linwoodreunion.com.
Canadian Liver Foundation Manitoba Chapter is looking for board members. Expertise in event planning, grant writing and fundraising and corporate sponsorship securement are assets. Board meetings are once a month. Information: firstname.lastname@example.org or 204-831-6231.
Craig Street Cats looking for crafters for its annual Christmas craft sale. Dec. 1, Robert A. Steen Community Centre, 980 Palmerston. Tables $30 at email@example.com 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: www.differentway.ca.
Prince Edward Legion events at 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.
South Winnipeg Family Information Centre offers: Triple P Stepping Stones: Thursday evenings to Nov. 14, 7 p.m.-9 p.m. Babysitters Training Workshop, Oct. 19, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. (children must be 12 years of age to attend). Nobody's Perfect Tuesday evenings beginning Oct. 15 to Dec. 3, 7 p.m.-9 p.m. Triple P (Positive Parenting program) Oct. 21 & 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 www.swfic.org.
Nigeria-Canada Congress of Manitoba (NICCOM) will give out four community achiever awards as part of the celebration marking Nigeria's 53rd independence anniversary, Oct. 4, 6:30 p.m. Norberry-Glenlee Community Centre, 26 Molgat Ave. Tickets $35.
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, 159 Henderson Hwy., to 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Free.
MRLS fall bulb sale Central Community Centre, 529 - 4th Street, Brandon, MB, Oct. 5, 9 a.m. - 4 p.m., Introduction from Dr. Wilbert Ronald of Jefferies Nursery. Information: petrie@mynet. Free.
St. James Anglican Parish Hall Mountain Meets Prairie, 195 Collegiate St., Oct. 5, 7:30 p.m. - 11:30 p.m. A folk roots band at 8 p.m. followed by open mic at 9 p.m. Free.
Benefit Yard Sale LGBTT 55+ SPI Oct. 5, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Rainbow Resource Centre, 170 Scott St. LGBTT 55+ Positive Space Initiative (PSI), a group working for accessible and safe housing for Winnipeg's LGBTT seniors.
Ladies Auxiliary of Branch No. 215 Henderson Hwy. Legion craft sale/flea market, Oct. 5, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., 3600 DeVries Ave., East St. Paul.
North End Artist collective and Kildonan United Church House Concert celebrating Aboriginal Culture and History, Oct. 5, 7 p.m., Kildonan United Church, 187 Kilbride Ave. Admission by donation. Bring a finger food snack to share.
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 email@example.com.
Grosse Isle Recreation Club fall supper, Oct. 6, 3-6 p.m., Grosse Isle Community Centre, Hwy. 6-13 km from the Perimeter. $12, children 6-12 $6.
Free Presentation "Life Changing Choices" with renowned U.S. researcher and exercise scientist Dr. Steven Blair, Oct. 7, 7-8 p.m., Reh-Fit Centre, 1390 Taylor Ave. Register: 204-488-8023.
Fibromyalgia Support Group of Winnipeg monthly meeting SMD Building, 2nd Floor, 825 Sherbrook St., Oct. 7, 7 p.m. Carrie Maharajh, Dietician, will be discussing "Nutrition Thoughts Today". The Group is also offering a three-part Education Course Nov. 7, 12 and 15, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Information: 204-975-3037 or www.fmswinnipeg.com.
University of Winnipeg Students' Association Ecopia and GESA present Wilderness Committee Town Hall meeting with speakers Dr. Douglas A Clark, U Saskatchewan School of Environment & Sustainability and Eric Reder, Wilderness Committee in Manitoba, Oct. 8, 7-9 p.m., Eckhardt-Gramattee Hall, U of W.
Asperger Manitoba national conference on Asperger Syndrome, Oct. 8-9, Canad Inn Regent Casino Hotel. Register: www.differentway.ca.
Relax, Recharge: Right Now, Tuesdays, Oct. 8-Dec. 10, 5:30-7:30 p.m., 120 Cauchon St. Information: 204-474-0760.
Alzheimer Society of Manitoba offers Telehealth Family Education for Families Experiencing Dementia in 23 communities across Manitoba. The next two upcoming seminars are The 7A's: Exploring the Effects of Dementia on the Brain, Oct. 8, 6:30 - 8 p.m. and An Individualized Approach to Managing Behaviours, Oct. 15, 6:30 - 8 p.m. Register: 204-943-6622 or 1-80-378-6699.
Friendship Force Manitoba open house Masonic Memorial Temple, 420 Corydon Ave., Oct. 9, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m. Theme: A Canadian Adventure. $20.
Friendship Force of Winnipeg monthly meeting, Oct. 9, 6 p.m., Holiday Inn South, 1330 Pembina Hwy. Information and dinner reservations: Elizabeth 204-452-5299 or www.friendshipforcewinnipeg.org.
St. James Art Club 45th Annual Juried Art Show, Oct. 19 and 20, St. Andrews Anglican Church Hall. The competition is open to artists living in St James-Assiniboia or belonging to art clubs or taking art classes in the area. Deadline for entries is Oct. 9. Application forms are available at the Civic Centre, St. James Libraries, Artists Emporium and SJAC members.
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.
Notre Dame de Lorette Parish fall supper, Oct. 13, noon-6 p.m., parish hall, 1282 Dawson Rd., Lorette. $12, 5-11 $5, 4 and under free.
Woodlands 65th fall supper, Oct. 14, 3 to 6 p.m., Woodlands Community Hall. $12 adults, $6 children 6-12.
St. James Horticultural Society (The Garden Club) monthly meeting, Oct. 15, 7:30 p.m., Linwood Public Wschool, 266 Linwood St. Guest speaker Mandy Botican, Mandy's Greenhouse on Alpine and Rock garden plants and how to incorporate them in landscaping design.
Transcona Garden Club Fall Clean Up -- Winter Prep with Samantha Braun, Oct. 16, 7 p.m., Transcona Retired Citizens Centre, 328 Whittier Ave. W. Information: 204-222-0236.
Retired Teachers' Assoc. of Manitoba Travel Fair, Oct. 16, 1 -9 p.m., McMaster House, 191 Harcourt St. For working and retired teachers! Information: Norman Wiebe 204-857-9613.
Knights of Columbus Fr. Shyshkowich Council wine tasting, Oct. 17, 7 p.m. in the parish hall at St. Joseph's Ukrainian Catholic Church, 250 Jefferson Ave. Tickets $30 or two for $50 call Cynthia 204-339-4512.
Compassionate Friends monthly sharing meeting Oct. 17, 7:30 p.m. - 10 p.m., Community Services Building, 685 William Ave. Support group for parents grieving the death of a child of any age from any cause. Information: 204-787-4896.
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.
10th annual BrushWorks Art Show and Sale, featuring the works of 36 Manitoba artists. St. Paul's Anglican Church corner of Point Rd. and North Dr. Oct. 18, 6 p.m. - 9 p.m.; Oct. 19, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.; Oct. 20, noon - 4 p.m. Information: 204-475 7549.
Parents without Partners Kids' Halloween Dance/Costume Party, Oct. 19, 2:30 p.m. - 5:30 p.m., Valley Gardens Community Centre, 218 Antrim Rd. There will be a glitter tattoo station, face painting station, dancing, concession stand and costume contest! Kids 10 and under must be accompanied with someone 16+. Guest over 18 must be accompanied by a child. $3.
McClure United Church luncheon and bazaar, Oct. 19, 11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., 533 Greenwood Pl. The lunch consists of homemade soups, open faced buns, homemade pies & coffee/tea/juice. $7 adults & $3 for children 12 and under at the door.
Fraternal Order of Eagles #3870 Annual fall supper, Oct. 19, 4 - 7 p.m., 3459 Pembina Hwy. Tickets at the door $12, children 6 - 10 years.
Kildonan Community Church Desserts at Kildonan Oct. 19, 2-4 p.m., 2373 Main St.
St. Demetrios fundraising fall supper, Oct. 19, 6-8:30 p.m., 2255 Grant Ave. $20 in advance at 204-889-8723 or www.stdemetrioschurch. Proceeds to Ark of the World & Canadian Breast Cancer Foundation.
Manitoba Acoustic Neuroma Support Group 3rd bioannual meeting, Oct. 19, 1-4 p.m., Access Transcona Building, 845 Regent Ave. Speaker, Lalia Fraser, Audiologist. Information: Faye 204-762-5611 or firstname.lastname@example.org or Annamaria email@example.com.
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.
Ted's Run for Literacy Oct. 20, 10 a.m., Kildonan Park. Raise funds for local running and reading clubs through the national organization Start2Finish. The goal of this weekly after-school club is to eradicate child poverty through education, and encourage physical activity. Registration $30 for adults or $15 for youth.
Sts. Martyrs-Canadiens Parish fall supper, Oct. 20, 4-7 p.m., 289 Dussault Ave. $12, ages 6-12 $6, 5 and under free.
The Gut-Immune-Brain Connection seminar Seven Oaks General Hospital Wellness Institute, 1075 Leila Ave., Oct. 22, 6:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Bloated? Depressed? Weight gain? Eczema? Allergies? Irritable bowel? Fatigue? By Leading-Edge Clinician, Board-Certified Diplomate, Advanced Fellow & Licensed Pharmacist Tara Maltman-Just, B.Sc.Pharm., RPh, ABAAHP, FAARFM of Vitality Integrative Medicine Don't let digestive dysfunction impact your immune system & your mood & explore the often forgotten link between the Gut-Immune-Brain! RSVP required: 204- 505-0211 or firstname.lastname@example.org, $10 can be credited toward future services with Vitality Integrative Medicine.
Green Action Centre offers free composting workshops: Backyard Composting Workshop, Oct. 22, 7-8 p.m., St. Vital Library, 6 Fermor Ave.; Vermicomposting workshop, Oct. 23, 7-8:30 pm., Eco-Centre, 303 Portage Ave., 3rd floor. Register: 204-925-3776 or www.greenactioncentre.ca.
Norman Art Group sale Oct. 23-26, 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.
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.
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 email@example.com.
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 yrs of age). Information: 204-669-0220.
Westworth United Church Women luncheon and bazaar, Oct. 26, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., 1750 Grosvenor Ave.
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.
St. Andrew's Anglican Church rummage sale, Oct. 26, 9 a.m.-noon, St. Andrew's Anglican Church Hall, 2700 Portage Ave.
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. $12adults, children 5-12 $5, 5 and under free.
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). www.localcolourart.ca.
Holy Family Church Auditorium perogy suppers, Nov. 1 & 29, 5-7 p.m., 1001 Grant Ave. Regular plate $5, large plate $10.
Manitoba Coin Club annual show, Nov. 2 & 3, 10 a.m.-5 p.m., Marlborough Hotel. Information: Barrie 204-296-6498.
Headingley United Church Annual fall supper, Nov. 03, seatings 4, 5, and 6 p.m. Ticket:
$12, children $6, preschool free. Advance tickets only 204-895-9147.
Fibromyalgia Support Group of Winnipeg three-part self-help education program, Nov. 7, 12 & 15. Information: 204-975-3037 or www.fmswinnipeg.com.
Seven Oaks Toastmasters meets Mondays, 7-9 p.m., Atlantic-Garden City United Church, 725 Atlantic. Information: Casey 204-339-2340.
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.