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February 2020

Beadwork Symposium – Ziigimineshin Winnipeg 2020

February 7 - February 28
MAWA, 611 Main St
Winnipeg, MB R3B 1E1
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Free

February 7 - 29, 2020 As part of the Beadwork Symposium: Ziigimineshin Winnipeg 2020, MAWA is hosting a community beading exhibition coordinated by Niamh Dooley. Come see the fine projects created by MAWA’s Cross-Cultural Beading Group! Beadwork Symposium: Ziigimineshin Winnipeg 2020 is a multi-venue beading symposium organized by the Manitoba Craft Council in partnership with Urban Shaman Contemporary Art Gallery. The symposium will be hosted at the Manitoba Museum, February 6 to 9, 2020.

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First Friday- Hands On: Contemporary Indigenous Beading with Jennifer Smith

February 7 at12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
MAWA, 611 Main St
Winnipeg, MB R3B 1E1
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Free

Hands On will look at the way artists are using beads and are inspired by beading in their contemporary practices. The featured artists are all exploring unique ideas with beading as the jumping-off point for discussions on colonialism, family, pop culture, community, the cosmos and much more. As part of the Beadwork Symposium: Ziigimineshin Winnipeg 2020, MAWA is hosting this special lecture. Beadwork Symposium: Ziigimineshin Winnipeg 2020 is a multi-venue beading symposium organized by the Manitoba Craft Council in partnership with…

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Janice Dehod (1958-2018) – A Retrospective

February 8 - February 18
Cre8ery Gallery and Studio, 125 Adelaide Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Free

Jan Dehod’s abundant clay works and digital prints showcase and celebrate her life: her playful, creative explorations spanning over forty years, and her exquisite appreciation and knowledge of art form, technique and history. The Janice Dehod Retrospective is a small sample from that legacy, chosen with care and love in a tribute to her life and her work. Dates: February 8 - 18, 2020 Hours: Tuesday to Friday 12-6pm & Saturdays 12-5pm From the studio at her River Heights home and her workshop at her beloved…

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Point Douglas – Indoor Street Festival

February 8 at12:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Point Douglas is for Lovers Indoor Street Festival with Cookem Daisy's Soup & Bannock at Grace Point Church Live Music Games Craft Sale Please join us for a great afternoon!    

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Winnipeg Jazz Orchestra presents Drum Workshop

February 8 at2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Centre Culturel Franco-Manitobain, 340 Provencher Blvd
Winnipeg, Manitoba R2H 0G7 Canada
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$10 – $20

Winnipeg Jazz Orchestra presents: Drum workshop with legendary drummer Kiko Freitas Drummer Kiko Freitas has played with João Bosco since 1999, touring extensively in Brazil, USA and Europe, performing in many international jazz festivals. He was elected Best Drummer in World Music by the Modern Drummer Magazine, in 2019.

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Winnipeg Jazz Orchestra presents Lindo Maravilhoso!

February 9
Centre Culturel Franco-Manitobain, 340 Provencher Blvd
Winnipeg, Manitoba R2H 0G7 Canada
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$19 – $39

Drummer World’s 2019 winner of “Best Drummer – world Music” is the WJO’s very special guest for the rare opportunity to hear Samba and Bossa nova played at its finest. One of the most in-demand drummers in Brazil, Freitas has toured the world with Joäo Bosco, and has performed with Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Michel Legrand, John Patitucci, and most of Brazil’s top tier musicians over the course of his long and distinguished career. Winnipeg guitarist and singer Marco Castillo joins us…

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Old Woman: Myths & Stories of the Wise Woman Archetype

February 9 at1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
$20

Old Woman, once banished, is resurfacing in the lives of people — young and old — within culture and in relation to the earth. While long discarded, she has never quite gone away. Perhaps you know her symbolically as Witch, Crone, Spider Grandmother, Hecate, Baubo or Sophia. Intimately connected to the phases of the moon and the cycles of the seasons, she is mentor to the mother and sidekick to the maiden. She is the one who knows how to…

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Lettering with the Travelling Sign Painters

February 11 at6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
ArtsJunction, 312 William Ave
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3A 1P9 Canada
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$50

Learn the basics of hand painting, lettering, and developing font with the Travelling Sign Painters! Practice painting and writing to create your very own sign, cards or love letter.

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Adornment

February 13 - February 28
School of Art Gallery, University of Manitoba, 255 ARTlab, 180 Dafoe Road
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3T 2N2 Canada
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Free

The School of Art Collections Gallery February 13 - 28, 2020 To adorn something is to cherish it enough to make it beautiful. Artists from two communities in Manitoba – Kistiganwacheeng (Garden Hill), in Treaty 5 territory and Winnipeg, in Treaty 1 territory – use beading to show care for family, community and loved ones, as well as a technique that allows Indigenous culture to permeate everyday life. While the works from Kistiganwacheeng were created in the 1970s and 80s,…

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Sea Songs and Shanties, La Nef and Sean Dagher

February 13 at7:30 am - 9:30 pm
$15 – $30

“When a song can quiet two dozen drunks, you can be confident that there is something there that’s worth listening to,” says music director Seán Dagher. Camerata Nova has invited the top early music group, La Nef from Montreal, to collaborate on a program of fun and historic sea songs and shanties. Ross Brownlee, conductor/singer; Seán Dagher, curator/conductor Buy tickets online at http://cameratanova.com/16/tickets/

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Anatomy of Planning a Tech/Art Project

February 13 at6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Video Pool Media Arts Centre, Unit 300-100 Arthur Street + Google Map
$20 – $25

Join visiting artist Margaret Noble (USA) as she guides you through the necessary steps of research, planning, and execution of a complex media based artwork. Participants will be led through scaffolding structures designed to aid in the production of a project with an emphasis on technological considerations. This is a practical guide. Topics include collaboration, critiques, roadblocks, development, problem-solving, production, exhibition, and project maintenance. Participants are welcome to bring current projects if you have them! About the instructor Born in…

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Qaleidoscope: Queer City Cinema

February 14 - February 15
The Output, 218-100 Arthur St
Winnipeg, MB R3B 1H3 Canada
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$5 – $10

Curated by Queer City Cinema and co-presented with Rainbow Resource Centre, Video Pool Media Arts Centre hosts QALEIDOSCOPE, 2 evenings of programs featuring Canadian queer/QTBIPOC films that explore, question and play with identity to propose and investigate diverse ways of looking at sexuality, gender and race. With a well-textured assemblage of images, ideas, and realities that collide in fantastical, personal, and playful ways producing an ever-changing, multi-faceted queer media art-viewing experience – Qaleidoscope is film with a decidedly tongue-in-cheek disposition…

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WSO presents Mark Masri

February 14 - February 16
Centenial Concert Hall, 555 Main St
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1C3 Canada
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Mark Masri showcases his powerful tenor voice and charismatic stage presence with stirring symphonic arrangements to melt your heart. With spine tingling vocals on timeless Italian songs with their emotionally charged lyrics, plus captivating favourites from Ennio Morricone, Michael Legrand, Tito Puente and others, Mark Masri and the WSO will sweep you off your feet. February 14 & 15, 2020  8:00 pm February 16, 2020  2:00 pm The perfect date for Valentine’s Day! Dinner & Symphony  February 15 Add a…

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Introduction to Leather Mitten Making

February 15 - February 22
$140

In this class you will learn how to trace a pattern on leather and your sheep shearling lining and size the leather to fit your lining. You will learn how to cut both the leather and liner as well as learning a blanket stitch. The end result is a high-quality set of authentic leather and shearling mittens, and the ability to make more pairs for our cold winters. About the instructor Born and raised near Kenora in Northwestern Ontario, Sheila…

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Exploring Victorians Lecture Series: I Love to Read Month: Bookbinding Demonstration

February 16 at1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Dalnavert Museum, 61 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$13 – $15

Join us for a discussion and demonstration on the art of bookbinding with Matt Joudrey of At Bay Press. All lectures begin at 1:30pm and include coffee, tea and cookies.

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A Discussion on the Importance of Racial Diversity in Theatre

February 16 at2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Rachel Browne Theatre, 211 Bannatyne Ave.
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 3P2 Canada
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Free

A Discussion on the Importance of Racial Diversity in Theatre. Join Sarasvàti Productions and Out From Under The Rug Theatre Collective in this workshop panel to discuss diversity in theatre. Topics will include strengths and weaknesses, history of race in Canadian theatre and necessity of representation. Facilitators include: Jo MacDonald, Elena Anciro and Katie German. Email info@sarsvati.ca to express interest in attending and reserve a seat.

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AFRO PRAIRIE FILM FESTIVAL

February 19 - February 23
Cinematheque, 304 - 100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1H3 Canada
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Black Space Winnipeg in partnership with the Winnipeg Film Group are pleased to present the third annual Afro Prairie Film Festival happening Dates: February 19 – 23, 2020 The Afro Prairie Film Festival is the first Black-centric film festival in the prairie region of Canada. Our five-day festival celebrates Black cinema across North America and promotes the work of established and emerging Black filmmakers from right here in Manitoba. Participants are welcome to a weekend filled with programming that explores…

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Grant Writing Workshop With Rhayne Vermette

February 19 at6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Black Lodge – Winnipeg Film Group, 304-100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Free

We are working on artist grants for the following deadlines: Manitoba Arts Council - March 25 Winnipeg Arts Council - March 10 Canada Council For The Arts - March + April dates Please bring: A draft of your CV and we will help you enter the portals A rough outline of a project grant and we will help you finesse Ideas for a project and we will help you get started A laptop, if you have *If you missed the…

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Writing Persuasive Proposals

February 20 at9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Volunteer Manitoba, Suite 410-5 Donald Street South
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 2T4
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$145

Proposal writing is one of the most challenging but also rewarding parts of working in the non-profit world. We all operate on very tight budgets, so the opportunity to pursue new programs or projects can be very enticing, but the competition is strong. An increase in demand from other non-profits, a reduction in the availability of government grants, and more pressure being placed on foundations and corporate funders means knowing how to write a persuasive proposal is essential to successfully…

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Theory and Beer: Why We Need a Feminist Climate

February 20 at6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Duke of Kent Legion, 227 McDermot Avenue + Google Map
Free

It's fun! It's theoretical! And you don't have to drink beer! MAWA presents informal critical discussion led by guest facilitators. Each meeting has a text-based focus, with weblinks to readings provided in advance. Do the readings beforehand or come to the Legion at 6:15 pm and pick up a copy of the text(s). February 20, 2020 Artist Bev Pike will facilitate a discussion about methods of knowledge-making in climate science. In 2007, artist Katie Paterson made audio recordings of retreating…

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PechaKucha – 10 Year Anniversary Edition

February 20 at6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
The Park Theatre, 698 Osborne Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 2B9 Canada
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PechaKucha Night Winnipeg is turning TEN years old so join us in the Ultimate Throwback Thursday.  Celebrating a decade of inspiring 20x20 talks at the place where it all started, the Park Theatre. We have invited some of our very first speakers from Volumes 1 and 2 of PechaKucha Night Winnipeg. February 20, 2020 | International PechaKucha Day FREE to attend and/or Pay-What-You-Want PechaKucha is a presentation format invented by Tokyo-based firm Klein Dytham Architecture in 2003. At every event,…

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Resilience: 50 Indigenous Art Cards & Teaching Guide

February 21 at9:00 am - 3:00 pm
$100

Facilitated by Yvette Cenerini, Lita Fontaine, and Dawn Knight, we will look at the Resilience Project. Learn how to integrate Indigenous themes, knowledge, history and contemporary realities into the classroom.

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Sound Recording

February 21 at1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Video Pool Media Arts Centre, Unit 300-100 Arthur Street + Google Map
$60 – $80

Video Pool Media Arts Centre has a great studio for recording with a big room, isolation booth and mixing room. Using this venue, Janell will talk about the principles of recording and the process in multi-track recording. March 21, 2020 In the three hours in the studio, participants will have a hands-on approach to recording by tracking a few instrumental tracks for a new composition by Ojibwe musician, Chuck Copenace, that will be released later in the fall. Workshop participants…

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The Duhks and friends – Sierra Noble & Double The Trouble

February 21 at8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Seven Oaks Performing Arts Centre, 711 Jefferson Ave
Winnipeg, Manitoba R2V 0P7
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$40

Seven Oaks Educational Foundation in partnership with Home Routes/Chemin Chez Nous and The Winnipeg Crankie Festival presents: Date: February 21, 2020 8:00 pm Online Silent Auction; the final ticket sale for silent auction will be at the end of intermission. The Seven Oaks Educational Foundation are just starting a partnership with HomeRoutes/Crankie Festival to have a new concert series in Seven Oaks School Division’s new state of the art theatre. All funds in these Board run events will go toward scholarships in the Seven Oaks…

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Mastering DaVinci Resolve

February 25 - February 27
Media Lab – Winnipeg Film Group, 304 – 100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1H3
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$85 – $95

DaVinci Resolve is the leading software for colour correction in the film industry! And now it’s your turn to learn how to make your film video look even more captivating. Originally designed for Hollywood’s elite colorists, DaVinci Resolve has been used on more feature films and TV shows than anything else because it lets you create images that are simply impossible with other tools. DaVinci is also the world’s fastest-growing and most advancing editing software! Day 1: Colour Correcting Premiere…

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Figure Drawing

February 25 at7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
MAWA, 611 Main St
Winnipeg, MB R3B 1E1
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$10

Do you miss drawing live models? Want to practise drawing the human body but need the time and space? MAWA offers figure drawing with live models in a feminist environment. No need to register, just show up. Tuesday Dates: February 25 March 31 April 28 May 26 Time: Doors open at 6:30 pm All women and non-binary artists welcome. The model begins at 7pm for quick gesture drawings, followed by longer poses. Participants are asked to bring their own materials.…

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Moulin Rouge

February 26 - March 1

Drawn to Paris by the city’s passion, a flame fuelled by the hearts of lovers and the souls of poets, Matthew and Nathalie tempt fate as they seek love and destiny at the infamous cabaret – The Moulin Rouge. Seen and adored by over 125,000 people across North America, Europe, and Asia, Moulin Rouge – The Ballet returns with a flurry of high-kicking choreography set to a rousing French soundtrack.   Dates and Times: Wednesday, February 26, 2020 – 7:30…

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Canadian International Comedy Film Festival

February 26 - February 29
Cinematheque, 304 - 100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1H3 Canada
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The Canadian International Comedy Film Festival– CICFF has partnered with the Winnipeg Film Group once again for a festival of mirth and laughter with  film feature screenings at Cinematheque.  Do you love to laugh? We do, and that's why we're back for our eighth year of mirthful movies. Dates: February 26 - 28, 2020 This is the 8th year of the  CICFF festival. Gala: February 29, 2020 6:30 pm – 11:30 pm Where: The Park Theatre 698 Osborne Street View Map…

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Varda by Agnès

February 29 at2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
Cinematheque, 304 - 100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1H3 Canada
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Free – $10

The final film from the late, beloved Agnès Varda is a characteristically playful, profound, and personal summation of the director’s own brilliant career. At once impish and wise, she acts as our spirit guide on a free-associative tour through her six-decade artistic journey, shedding new light on her films, photography, and recent installation works while offering her one-of-a-kind reflections on everything from filmmaking to feminism to aging. Suffused with the people, places, and things she loved—Jacques Demy, cats, colors, beaches,…

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March 2020

Women of the Fur Trade

March 1 - March 14
Royal MTC, 174 Market Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 0P8 Canada
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The world premiere of local playwright Frances Koncan’s award-winning comedy explores the cultural inheritance of three 19th century women as they navigate the rapidly changing world of the Canadian fur trade. Using 21st century slang, these women share their views on life, love and Louis Riel along with period heartthrobs like the dreamy Thomas Scott. Koncan mixes humour and history, shifting perspective on women’s power in the past and present. Winner of the Toronto Fringe’s Best New Play Contest 2018,…

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The New Canadian Curling Club

March 1 - March 24
Royal MTC, 174 Market Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 0P8 Canada
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The town is so small it only has one Tim Hortons. But community-minded Marlene is determined to “diversify” the curling club. She enlists four newcomers to learn the game but when she breaks her hip, it’s up to her politically incorrect ex-husband Stuart to step in. Things start off badly and get worse. Stuart doesn’t think the new Canadians can hack it and they have bigger worries than mastering this bizarre sport. With team unity on the rocks, time is…

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CraftED: Spinning Yarn the Andean Way with Francesca Carella Arfinengo

March 1 - March 15
$150

Spinning yarn the Andean Way is a three-session workshop focusing on transmitting yarn production techniques based in the Andean tradition. In the three sessions, participants will learn how to prepare fleece using just their hands and spin beautiful yarn with a pushka. They will also learn how to ply their singles using the Andean bracelet method. All workshop activities have been designed to be approachable and intended to guide participants in the discovery of the subject at their own speed.…

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NeuroSpeculative AfroFeminism by Hyphen-Labs

March 1 - March 22
Plug In ICA, 460 Portage Avenue
Winnipeg,
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Plug In ICA is pleased to present a solo exhibition by the international collective Hyphen-Labs. Redefining the body is central to the imaginations of NeuroSpeculative AfroFeminism, a world where one can reconfigure their neuro-networks as a means of gaining access to an otherworldly realm in which power structures are inter-dimensionally twisted out of existence. This world is a hallucination built on the imagination of revolution; a revolt defined by women of colour who use the prosaic domain of the beauty…

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Strange Tourist, Murray Toews and Alex Porchunyk

March 1 - March 12
Cre8ery Gallery and Studio, 125 Adelaide Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Free

Souvenirs from an inner realm; drawing and mixed media by Murray Toews, and guest artist, Alex Poruchnyk. Join us at the reception with live ambient audio and word performance from 8-8:30 pm. Strange Tourist: Souvenirs from an inner realm- is a fragmentary collection of drawings, paintings, “thought photography” and artifacts gathered from an inward journey. Dates: February 22 - March 3, 2020 6 pm Additional Hours: Tuesday to Friday 12-6 pm Saturday 12-5 pm Artist Short Bio: Murray’s creative work spans…

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Frozen Fun Fair

March 1 at2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Riverview Community Centre, 90 Ashland Avenue
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 1K6 Canada
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Free – $50

The Frozen Fun Fair is a family friendly event raising funds for Winnipeg Studio Theatre’s upcoming production of Frozen Jr.! You'll get live performances by Winnipeg Studio Theatre, The Village Conservatory for Music Theatre and Monica's Danz Gym, along with skating with Anna & Elsa from Heather's Pretty Parties, Fête Ice Cream and Coffee treats, Parkline Coffee, photo booth, karaoke, giveaways, and more! Note: Please print your ticket order and bring it to the event. You will receive a receipt…

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Shen Yun

March 3 - March 4
Centenial Concert Hall, 555 Main St
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1C3 Canada
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$100 – $195

A Heritage Once Lost The traditional Chinese culture Shen Yun presents cannot be seen anywhere else in the world—not even in China. There, the ruling communist regime has viewed China’s rich spiritual and artistic heritage as a threat to its ideology and for decades tried to erase it. Stunningly beautiful costumes and dance A cast of award-winning, world-class artists Powerful storytelling that evokes a lost culture State-of-the-art patented backdrop technology A full orchestra with mesmerizing, original scores But in 2006,…

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New Restorations: The Wind Will Carry Us

March 3 - March 15
Cinematheque, 304 - 100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1H3 Canada
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Free – $10

 March 3 - 15, 2020 Directed by Abbas Kiarostami 1999, Iran / France, 118 min, New 4K Restoration Persian & Kurdish with English subtitles A TV crew from Tehran arrives in a remote Kurdish village to film an unusual funeral ceremony but are stymied when the old woman they expect to die clings to life. A fable-like story about professional and personal frustration, this droll drama is the most tantalizingly opaque and allusive of Kiarostami’s films, containing numerous references to…

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Close Up

March 3 - March 15
Cinematheque, 304 - 100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1H3 Canada
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Free – $10

March 3 - 15, 2020 Internationally revered Iranian filmmaker Abbas Kiarostami has created some of the most inventive and transcendent cinema of the past thirty years, and Close-Up is his most radical, brilliant work. This fiction-documentary hybrid uses a sensational real-life event—the arrest of a young man for impersonating the filmmaker Mohsen Makhmalbaf—as the basis for a stunning, multilayered investigation into movies, identity, artistic creation, and existence, in which the participants in the case play themselves. Looking Backwards // Moving…

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Basics of Non-Profit Bookkeeping

March 4 at9:00 am - 12:00 pm
Volunteer Manitoba, Suite 410-5 Donald Street South
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 2T4
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$95

Proper bookkeeping (and the information it provides) is crucial to the survival of every non-profit organization. This workshop is designed for staff and volunteers who know little about accounting but need to know the basics of setting up an effective bookkeeping system for the organization, and how non-profit accounting differs from for-profit accounting. Participants will become familiar with bookkeeping basics and accounting vocabulary, and will learn the importance of records, processes, internal control policies, and the timely recognition of revenue…

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Free grant workshop and writing session

March 4 at6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
The Winnipeg Film Group, 304 – 100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1H3 Canada
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This is our 3rd writing session. Open writing session with immediate support and advice at your hands. Hosted by Ettore Lavazza and Winnipeg Indigenous Filmmakers Collective March 4, 2020 Thinking of applying to the Winnipeg Art Council grant? Deadline: March 10, 2020 What about the Manitoba Arts Council grant? Deadline: March 25, 2020

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Alliance Française French Film Festival 2020

March 5 - March 8
Cinematheque, 304 - 100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1H3 Canada
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Free – $10

Alliance Française du Manitoba is a not-for-profit organization dedicated to teaching and promoting French and its diverse culture. For the 6th time, the Alliance Française’s French Film Festival provides an opportunity to see a selection of vibrant new French features. Curated by Damien Ferland and Marie Lemeunier. With the support of the Government of Canada, Government of Québec, and Institut Française. What's showing March 5 - 8, 2020 The Specials Little White Lies 2 Portrait of a Lady on Fire…

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Running with the Devil

March 6 - March 17
Cre8ery Gallery and Studio, 125 Adelaide Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Free

Lou Valcourt Artist Statement: Named after the 1978 Van Halen song, ‘Running With the Devil” is a collection of mixed media works consisting of pencil drawing, acrylics, collage and writing on canvas. The series is an act of storytelling and memorializing some of the struggles I experienced during my teens and early twenties. March 6 -17, 2020 Opening: 7 - 10 pm Growing up in rural Manitoba and attending Catholic school, the environment was very conservative. Like many other creative kids,…

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International Women’s Week 2020 Cabaret of Monologues

March 7
2nd Floor, Asper Centre for Theatre and Film, 400 Colony St
Winnipeg, manitoba R3B 2P3 Canada
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$15

Each year, we present a Cabaret of Monologues to celebrate International Women’s Week. This year’s theme is… Changes. We’re so excited to feature a wide variety of performances by some incredible local artists! They are: Masks by Makrenna Sterdan Performed by Renée Hill Ms. Jones works to keep positive as she teaches a school of children about air pollution. But, when she is alone with fellow teachers and staff, the dark truth about the day’s lesson is revealed. Yearning-Distance by…

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Film Combat Workshop

March 7 - March 8
Black Lodge – Winnipeg Film Group, 304-100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
$125 – $150

Join us for a two day workshop with Anthony Javier and Gina Macri.  They will introduce participants to fight choreography by learning how to throw punches, kicks and blocks. March 7 & 8, 2020 Time: 5 - 8 pm They will orchestrate a simple stunt sequence by using different camera angles and will go over reactions to sell the scene on camera. Please make sure to bring comfortable clothing and footwear to these classes. Assistance and accommodations are available to…

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Set Orientation, Safety Awareness, and Respect in the Workplace

March 7 at10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Free – $100

Terence Fuller & Reed Makayev March 7, 2020 Location: Red River – Exchange District Campus – 160 Princess St. Room P318 $100 for new sign-ups FREE – for people who have taken Set Orientation online already Set Orientation Surviving your first days and weeks on a film set Understanding the hierarchy and protocol Dealing with the deal memo Workplace Safety Understanding that Workplace Safety is everyone’s responsibility Learning the employers and employees responsibilities Reporting safety concerns Health & safety in…

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International Festival of Films for Children of All Ages

March 8 - March 15
CCFM, 244-340 Provencher Blvd
Winnipeg, Manitoba R2H 0G7
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Freeze Frame, the International Festival of Films for Children of All Ages, was created to provide Manitoba's young and old with access to quality films and videos from around the world. Freeze Frame selects films and videos that will entertain and challenge its audience by exploring situations and problems that are not normally explored in mainstream media. March 8 - 15, 2020 While most countries produce quality films and TV shows for young people, these productions are rarely seen by…

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Exploring Victorians Lecture Series: Celebrating Manitoba’s Female Artists: Their Art. Their Stories

March 8 at1:30 am - 2:30 pm
Dalnavert Museum, 61 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$13 – $15

To celebrate both International Women's Day, and Manitoba's 150+ years, this talk will present a taste of Manitoba's historical and contemporary female artists. All lectures begin at 1:30pm and include coffee, tea and cookies.

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Free WAG Sundays

March 8 at11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Winnipeg Art Gallery, 300 Memorial Blvd + Google Map
Free

Join us on the second Sunday of every month for free admission to the WAG and more family fun! Drop in anytime or stop by in the afternoon for an interactive activity of themes and discovery. March 8, 2020 2 pm – 4 pm Themed to the Nuliajuk’s Story exhibition; learn about the enchanting Inuit sea spirit, then respond with your own work of art. April 12, 2020 2 pm – 4 pm • Landscape Escape Themed to the new…

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Celebrating Manitoba’s Female Artists

March 8 at1:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Dalnavert Museum, 61 Carlton Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$13 – $15

Their Art, Their Stories Presented by Susan Moffatt  March 8, 2020 Celebrate both International Womens’ Day, and Manitoba’s 150+ years. This talk will present a taste of Manitoba’s historical and contemporary female artists. Tours through the Dalnavert Museum take about 45 minutes to an hour. Guides are happy to adapt the duration of their tours for visitors. Accessibility - Due to its historic nature, the second and third floors of the Museum are not wheelchair accessible.

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Oil Painting

March 9 at6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
ArtsJunction, 312 William Ave
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3A 1P9 Canada
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$60

Join us, and learn oil painting techniques with Winnipeg artist, Eric Allen Cameron. March 9,  2020 Eric Allan Cameron paints small oil paintings on canvas paper, found material and panel. Cameron’s work examines memory, environmental concerns and the history of painting. Through the process of using found imagery and his own photographs as source material, images become obscured, merged and lost through the act of painting. Cameron holds a Bachelor of Fine Arts with Honours from the School of Art…

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Writing Persuasive Proposals

March 12 at9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Volunteer Manitoba, Suite 410-5 Donald Street South
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 2T4
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$145

Proposal writing is one of the most challenging but also rewarding parts of working in the non-profit world. We all operate on very tight budgets, so the opportunity to pursue new programs or projects can be very enticing, but the competition is strong. An increase in demand from other non-profits, a reduction in the availability of government grants, and more pressure being placed on foundations and corporate funders means knowing how to write a persuasive proposal is essential to successfully…

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Circuit Playground Express

March 12 at6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Video Pool Studio, 300–100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$60 – $80

Get involved with micro-controllers! No previous experience necessary! This workshop will introduce you to the basics of Python programming and embedded platforms like the Adafruit Circuit Playground Express board, which can be used to add lights, sound, and interactivity to costumes, props, and art installations. No previous experience with coding or micro-controllers is required to take advantage of what these technologies have to offer. A workshop for women, non-binary and transgender people in order to make space for those under-represented…

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Oral Storytelling with Story Vines – An Indigenous Perspective

March 13 at9:00 am - 3:00 pm
ArtsJunction, 312 William Ave
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3A 1P9 Canada
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$90

Participants will be introduced to the history of oral storytelling and the use of story vines to retell First Nations Creation stories and teachings. Create beautiful fabric chains, braided with art and artifacts that represent characters and events of a story. Suitable for all grades and subjects. March 13, 2020 InstructorRenée McGurry has 35 years experience as an educator and several  as the Indigenous Education Teacher for St. James-Assiniboia School Division.  She is presently working as workshop facilitator for the…

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Generator Seminar

March 14 at8:00 am - March 15 at5:00 pm
William F. White, 2073 Logan Ave #11
Winnipeg, MB Canada
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Free – $50

Mike Harwood & John Talley March 14 &  15, 2020 FREE for members and permits of IATSE 856 $50 for non IATSE856 members or permits In partnership with IATSE 856 & William F. White An advanced two-day seminar on entertainment industry generator and associated electrical safety practices. Topics include engine alternators, grounding, bonding, operations, temporary power sources, electrical distribution systems, transformer theory and more. The course is comprised of 75% theory and 25% practical training. Our instructors are industry professionals who…

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MCMA – Music Equals Fundraiser

March 14 at8:00 pm - March 15 at1:00 am
Wee Johnny’s, 177 McDermot Ave
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 0S1 Canada
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$10

Help bring music to our community! Come out to the Wee Johnny's to support the Manitoba Conservatory of Music & Art's outreach program, Music Equals. There will be prizes, live music, and dancing! Music Equals provides music instruction opportunities for youth and brings live performances to older adults in our community. Since 2005 Music Equals has changed the lives of close to 10,000 community members by providing music instruction where it otherwise would not exist and giving a musical opportunity…

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Winnipeg Jazz Orchestra presents RESPECT – The Music of Aretha Franklin

March 15 at7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Canadian Museum for Human Rights, 85 Israel Asper Way
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 0L5 Canada
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$19 – $39

The undisputed Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin is synonymous with songs like Chain of Fools, Natural Woman, Freeway of Love, and RESPECT. Her lyrics were a harbinger of modern-day feminism; strong, independent, demanding of equality and freedom, sung with a voice that would accept nothing less. Joining the WJO for this show is a tour-de-force of local talent- Murray Pulver, Marc Arnould, Daniel Roy and Gilles Fournier, known collectively as Ego Spank, and vocalists Jennifer Hanson, Heitha Forsyth and Andrina…

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Introduction to Volunteer Management

March 17 at9:00 am - March 19 at4:00 pm
Volunteer Manitoba, Suite 410-5 Donald Street South
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 2T4
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$400

This workshop will provide staff and volunteers an opportunity to examine and practice the organizational and HR skills necessary to meet the challenges of a changing volunteer environment. Over the course of 3 days, this course will focus on imparting current best practices in volunteer management while helping participants develop and improve the competencies required to manage a strong volunteer department. Participants will develop a clear understanding of the Canadian Code for Volunteer Involvement, and how organizations (of all sizes)…

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Over the Top! Art Auction and Cupcake Party 2020

March 20 - March 22
MAWA, 611 Main St
Winnipeg, MB R3B 1E1
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$10 – $12

Over the Top is a fantastic mix of art and mayhem, sugary goodness and fun! Every March MAWA hosts our largest annual fundraiser in the form of a cupcake-fueled art auction. What’s not to like about over 1,000 cupcakes, amazing artworks from over 170 artists, stellar raffle baskets and more? -first auction lot closes at 3 pm -1000 cupcakes -$10 for advanced tickets -$12 to purchase on Sunday Opening Party & Bidding:  March 20 Time: 6 - 10 pm ,…

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Glacial Melt

March 20 - March 30
Cre8ery Gallery and Studio, 125 Adelaide Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Free

Artist: Maureen Barb The world is changing rapidly around us. Global temperatures rise and facilitate disaster. Species are pushed towards extinction through habitat loss. Economically and emotionally driven denial of these realities by many lead to feelings of helplessness, anxiety, and loss in others. With a collection of works in an array of media, Glacial Melt explores the anxiety of a physical world in flux, and the love of the natural world. March 21 - 31, 2020 Opening: 7 - 10…

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Coppers

March 20 - March 29
Cinematheque, 304 - 100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1H3 Canada
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Free – $10

Directed by Alan Zweig 2019, Canada, 86 min March 20 -29,  2020 Screening introduced by director Alan Zweig. March 21, 2020 A panel discussion with follow the March 21st screening with Zweig and several retired policemen. Veteran documentary filmmaker Alan Zweig (Vinyl, I Curmudgeon, Hurt) profiles thirteen retired police officers who tell stories of fights, shootings, accident scenes and sudden death. There are sweet stories and funny ones but the darker stories dominate. At its heart this collective story is…

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Music Therapy Association of Manitoba – 2nd Annual Conference

March 21
TableSpace Co., 96 Osborne Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 1Z3 Canada
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Construction Zone - Tools of the Well-Rounded Music Therapist Date: March 21, 2020 Time: 8:30  -5:00pm  Location: 96 Osborne Street, Winnipeg, MB The  2020  Music Therapy Association of Manitoba (MTAM) conference will explore questions and themes emerging from the idea of music therapy practice as a construction zone. In media res is a latin phrase, meaning “in the midst of things.” As therapists this is precisely where we find ourselves and our clients - therapy is always a work in…

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Film Scoring Workshop

March 23 at7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
The Winnipeg Film Group, 304 – 100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1H3 Canada
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$35 – $40

In this Film Scoring Workshop, you will be exploring techniques and processes of setting music to the screen. We’ll start by examining the masterworks of the past century of composition, how composers approach writing music for film, technical terminology and procedures of the scoring studio. Then we’ll get our hands dirty by grouping off to score a scene itself, present our works to each other, and finish up by discussing what we discovered in the process. Bring your instruments, whatever…

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Kumihimo Workshop with Susan Styrchak

March 28 at12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
$45 – $50

In this workshop, Styrchak will present some of the historical connections to the kumihimo technique, and all will learn the basic movements of the braid on a disc. Hopefully, later we will have a chance to try it on the marudai, a traditional kumihimo frame. Notes will be provided of various patterns as they are formed with colour or alternate movements. A disc and bobbins will be provided along with various threads.   Workshop runs: Saturday, March 28, 2020, 12:30…

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Grant Writing Basics

March 30 - March 31
The Winnipeg Film Group, 304 – 100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1H3 Canada
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$60 – $65

Are you currently working on or  looking to begin a project that needs funding? Learn how to craft a grant that encompasses the heart of your story and your unique passionate take on it. This workshop is recommended to people that are currently in the process of writing a grant. Deadline: March 27, 2020 March 30 & 31, 2020 7 - 10 pm Day 1 The Basics; what is the grant process and purpose? Types of grants and funding available…

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2020 Spring Break Teen Filmmaking

March 30 at10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Black Lodge – Winnipeg Film Group, 304-100 Arthur Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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$250

Attention teens, spring is coming and the Teen Basic Filmmaking Camp is the place to be for the young aspiring filmmakers of the future! No experience required! Deadline: March 27, 2020 March 30 - April 3, 2020 This one-week course will provide teens (ages 13-18) with a hands-on environment covering the various departments involved in a shoot, and will expose them to the basic components of film and video production. Covering the basics of camera, lighting, location sound recording and…

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Roles & Responsibilities of a Non-Profit Board

March 31 at4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Volunteer Manitoba, Suite 410-5 Donald Street South
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 2T4
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$95

Board members of an incorporated, non-profit organization are legally responsible for the governance of the organization and are expected to develop, implement and monitor policies that will allow the organization to carry out its mission. Beyond their legal duties, board members are also important resources – they contribute to the culture, effectiveness, and strategic focus, as well as act as ambassadors and advocates for the work being done by the organization. While a board may appoint staff and/or committees to…

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April 2020

CMU Virtual Gallery – Breaking the Silence on Domestic Violence2

April 1 - May 2

Dr Zita Somakoko, IPMA-SCPHR - Why Breaking the Silence on Domestic Violence in Manitoba? The "Home" has been identified as the "most dangerous place for women and their children" in the Canadian Femicide Report by the United Nations in 2018. The very first homicide in the year 2020 in Winnipeg is domestic related. Domestic violence is a pervasive reality in Manitoba that know no boundaries. Last year 13 women were murdered by intimate partners in Manitoba — 2018 Canada Femicide's Report.…

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WAG@Home

April 3 - April 30
Free

wag@home interactive Interact with art in the WAG collection from the comfort of your home. With everything from historical to contemporary artwork, the WAG holds an extensive and rich collection for your endless inspiration. wag@home family diy We've got some new art projects you can take on solo, or as a family - they're fun for all ages! De-stress with this calming, sensory art project that takes about 10 minutes, with minimal clean-up. It's great for breaking up the day…

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Manitoba Museum @Home Virtual Visits

April 3 - April 30

Always More To Discover! ManitobaMuseum@Home is our most important way of engaging with the people of Manitoba. We hope you, your families, and your students enjoy connecting with us as we share our history and explore space and science. We are happy to take you on virtual tours, tell you some secrets, show you some of our 2.9 million artifacts and specimens, help you learn about the night sky, and share some ideas for creative activities at home. We want…

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Accessibility On Stage and Off – Online

April 4 at12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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FREE

Arts AccessAbility Network, Sarasvàti Productions, and Sick + Twisted Theatre present a discussion on accessibility from the comfort of your own home! Online Date: April 4, 2020 Time: 12 pm Facebook for ASL interpretation will be occurring live. More is being done to address accessibility in theatre and the arts in Winnipeg, but is it enough? Join us for a frank discussion with guest artists and Disability advocates. Join the live discussion on Zoom, or watch/listen via Facebook live stream.…

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Accessibility On Stage and Off – Online

April 4 at12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
FREE

Arts AccessAbility Network Manitoba, Sarasvàti Productions, and Sick + Twisted Theatre Present Online Date: April 4, 2020 Time: 12 pm Facebook for ASL interpretation will be occurring live. Topics: How accessibility has been addressed in Winnipeg’s art community and what still needs to be improved. How do we improve it? How do we reach different communities to ensure that the individuals who have traditionally been excluded are aware of new access services? “We offered ASL/Audio description but no one came…

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MAWA – Beading via Zoom

April 6

Virtual Cross-Cultural Beading Group DATE: Monday, April 6, 2020 TIME: 6 - 8 pm Bead together from home using Zoom Email programs@mawa.ca to for login information

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Volunteer Management: Creating Connections to Build Retention – Online

April 7 at1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
$95.00

Workshop delivered virtually via web conferencing! When it comes to volunteer retention our minds often jump first to our own capacity, and what our organization is capable of achieving when it comes to retention. But it’s important to look at retention from the volunteer’s perspective. We know from the research that the number one reason people want to volunteer is to make a difference in their community. The next most popular reason is to build or develop skills and expertise.…

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Financial Responsibilities of a Non-Profit Board – Online

April 15 at4:00 pm - 7:00 pm
$95.00

Workshop delivered virtually via web conferencing! The number one job, and often the most puzzling and perplexing, of every board member is to understand financial statements and maintain the financial health of their organization. Board members must ensure that the organization is well-managed and that its financial situation remains sound. This workshop will help you gain a better understanding of your financial responsibilities as a board member, mitigating the risk to both you and the organization, and ensuring the financial…

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Digital Critique with Tricia Wasney

April 15 at7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
C2 Centre for Craft, 1 - 329 Cumberlan Ave.
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3B 1T2 Canada
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Free

Needing to connect with your community? The Manitoba Craft Council will be hosting a free digital critique next Wednesday. Critique Runs: April 15, 2020 Time: 7 - 8:30 pm Our digital critique is a great way to talk to other makers about what is happening in your studio, get some feedback, ask for advice, or just “talk craft”. Participants can register on our website to reserve a slot. Simply email in images of the work to be critiqued, and our…

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Video Game Jam

April 17 - April 19

We can't get together for Ludum Dare in person, but that doesn't mean the fun has to stop. We are taking the party (and learning) online! Join us for Ludum Dare 46, one of the world's largest and longest-running game jam events. When: April 17-19, 2020 Where: Head over to PegJam.com/ld46 for details For those who've never participated before, Ludum Dare, and game jams more generally, are a sort of hackathon for video games. Folks gather together to plan, design,…

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Webinar – Breaking Attendance Barriers:

April 21 at2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Why People With Interest Do Not Visit? Join us as we examine what motivates interested audiences to attend events or not, and how you can create strategies to better capture their attention and get them through the door. Join us for this 45-minute presentation, with a 15-minute Q&A session. Date: April 21, 2020 Time: 02:00 pm Eastern (US and Canada) Research shows that a sizeable portion of people who report interest in visiting museums and other cultural organizations do not…

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WHEAT Institute: Reawakening Ancestral Resiliency Through Eco-Arts

April 22 - May 27
$540

Join Dr Frye Jean Graveline RSW, RCAT Join Fyre Jean, Metis Grandmother, Artist, Art Therapist, Earth Activist for a powerfully transformative and playful hands-on experience. Together we will reAwaken our Ancestral Resiliency through deepening our connection to Mother Earth creatively, ceremonially, practically and metaphorically. We will engage in enlivening our-selves as co-Creators, exploring multiple holistic therapeutic Eco-Arts, while simultaneously and holistically be spanning several healing practices, including Mind: mindfulness (breath and guided meditation); Spirit: traditional teachings (stories, blessings, drumming and…

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WHEAT Institute: Online Counselling Training

April 23 - May 28
$360

Online Counselling Training with Karen Wallace M.ED., BCATR In this class, you will learn some of the important tools to work online with clients. We will discuss how to connect with parents/caregivers, how to set up therapy spaces for children at their homes, consent forms, working online self-care, and online resources. I will show some expressive art processes that can be used online with children, youth or adults. We will cover how to create attunement online; structure the session for…

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Stay at Home Session – Blender to Unity

April 23 - April 30
Free

New Media Manitoba is presenting an industry expert live-streaming each week on a different aspect of game design. Join us as they break down their craft and technique in these deep dives. Rebecca Harrison, Art Director at Gallium Studios, is starting things off for us with a four-part series on making a 3D game character using Blender and Unity. This series gives you the unique opportunity to learn the basics of character design from a professional video game designer all…

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WHEAT Institute: Trickster Tales

April 24 - May 29
$180

Traditional Cree Stories for Beginning Cree Learners - Dr Kevin Lewis ipkDoc Kevin Lewis runs kâniyâsihk Culture Camps near Island Lake, Saskatchewan. This class is open to all, no previous knowledge of Cree language necessary. Dates: April 24 - May 29, 2020 Time: Fridays, 5 - 6 pm Now is a wonderful time to learn and stay connected through the healing power of the arts. Please take good care of yourselves and each other.​ Contact Stephanie at info@wheatinstitute.com to register and receive your…

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Grant Writing: How to Fund Your Film

April 27 - April 28
$40 – $80

Are you working on a project that needs funding? This grant writing workshop will help you learn how to craft a grant that encompasses the heart of your story and your unique passionate take on it. This workshop is recommended to people that are currently in the process of writing a grant. Dates: April  27 &  April 28, 2020 Time: 7 pm - 10 pm Day 1  Overview of the Grant process (what is a grant) Types of grants and…

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May 2020

Let’s Sing Broadway

May 3 - May 24

A fun and upbeat way to strengthen your singing technique. Each session will include warm-ups, technique and practice of breath, posture, rhythm, and pitch. Students will have the opportunity to learn two songs from the musical theatre repertoire. This class is delivered virtually through Zoom. Instructor: Shauna Martin | Class length: 60 minutes | Session length: 4 weeks | Registration fee: $75 Afternoon Class: Sunday 3-4pm beginning Sunday, May 3 Evening Class: Tuesday 7-8pm beginning Tuesday, May 5 Register ONLINE.

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Stay at Home Session – Unity Basics – Collaboration & Version Control

May 5 - May 28
Free

Every week our Stay at Home Session is presenting a live stream from an industry expert as they break down their craft and technique in game development.   The best news, though, is that they are 100% free. An incredible month of game dev lectures to take your skills to the next level. Participants will learn how to properly set up version control, creating a collaborative environment to develop a game within the Unity 3D game engine.  Learning Outcomes Version control tools…

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Intro to DaVinci: Colour Correction

May 5 at7:00 pm - May 6 at10:00 pm
$40 – $80

DaVinci Resolve is the leading software for colour correction in the film industry! And now it is your turn to learn how to make your film/video look even more captivating with this two day crash course on the Colour Grading Program DaVinci Resolve. Dates:  May 5 & May 6, 2020 Time: 7–10 pm Instructor: Tony Wytinck “Originally designed for Hollywood’s elite colourists, DaVinci Resolve has been used on more feature films and TV shows than anything else because it lets you…

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Introduction to Music Theory

May 7 - May 28

Adults & Youth Ages 12+ This class will present the basic concepts of music theory: the treble & bass clefs, major keys up to 1 sharp and 1 flat, scales and primary triads in those major keys and learning to write a simple melody using this knowledge. The class is delivered virtually through Zoom. Worksheets will be provided for the course, no book is required. NOTE: This class is designed for students with NO prior theory knowledge. Thursday: 6:45 –…

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Webinar: It’s OK to turn Volunteers Away

May 27 at12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Volunteer Manitoba, Suite 410-5 Donald Street South
Winnipeg, Manitoba R3L 2T4
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$10

We spend all our days saying 'we need more volunteers'. So how can we tell a volunteer it's time to leave? How can we say no to a person wanting to help? We can, and we must, if they aren't the right fit. In this webinar, learn to use volunteer screening best practices and performance management to screen out or let go of volunteers. Learn techniques to deliver a professional message that still preserves the relationship. VM Webinars! Volunteer Manitoba's…

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June 2020

Substance Designer – An Introduction

June 11 - June 25
Free

Substance Designer is the gold-standard 3D material creation software used by professional animation and game development studios all over the world. This workshop will be aimed primarily at beginners but can also serve as a good refresher for those who haven’t opened Substance Designer in a while. Preferably viewers will have a familiarity with the concept of black and white masks and/or Photoshop Blend Modes but it’s not required. Learning Outcomes Learn the Basics of the Substance Designer UI Learn…

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One Night Stand – Virtual Edition

June 11 at7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Free

A Series of Readings Focused on the Development of New Works Come get a sneak peek of what is up-and-coming in Winnipeg's theatre scene! Sarasvàti Productions is excited to welcome Launchpad alumni Jonathan Mourant as coordinator for the launching of a virtual One Night Stand Series. Each edition will offer excerpts of new works in early stages of development, read by an ensemble of actors, and tested before an audience. The goal is to focus on the playwright and what…

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Let’s Sing Broadway for Adults

June 16 - July 7
$75.00

A fun and upbeat way to strengthen your singing technique. Each session will include warm-ups, technique and practice of breath, posture, rhythm, and pitch. Students will have the opportunity to learn two songs from musical theatre repertoire. Instructor: Shauna Martin Class length: 60 minutes Session length: 4 weeks Registration fee: $75 Ages: 14+ Dates: Tuesdays, 7 -8pm beginning Tuesday, June 16 This class is delivered virtually through Zoom.

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Bouncing Beethovens

June 16 - July 7
$60

A chance for you and your child to enjoy music together. Our highly qualified instructors use song, movement, and percussion instruments to give your child the best possible start to their musical journey. Based on the Orff approach to music instruction, these classes are a great introduction to music and instruments, as well as a wonderful way to nurture a musical bond between parent and child. Dates: Tuesdays, 9–10 am, Weeks starting June 16 Cost: $60 Instructor: Johanna Kroetsch This…

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Beginning Ukulele

June 18 - July 9
$75

If ever there was an instrument quickly gaining popularity with modern audiences beyond the folk music crowd–it’s hands-down the ukulele! Learning to play the ukulele is a great introduction to musical proficiency and literacy for first-timers. This virtual class teaches you the basics of the ukulele from hand placement to notes to rhythm and everything else you need to understand the ukulele. Dates: Thursdays, 12–1 pm, 4 weeks starting June 18 Cost:  $75 Instructor: Phil Natividad Register ONLINE.

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Introduction to Music Theory

June 18 - July 9
$75

This class will present the basic concepts of music theory: the treble & bass clefs, major keys up to 1 sharp and 1 flat, scales and primary triads in those major keys and learning to write a simple melody using this knowledge. The class is delivered virtually through Zoom.  Worksheets will be provided for the course, no book is required. This class is designed for students with NO prior theory knowledge. Dates: Thursdays, 6:45 – 7:45 pm, 4 weeks starting…

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Temporal Contours Sound Series v09 (live stream): The Latent Body

June 18 at8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Free

Temporal Contours v09 (live stream): The Latent Body Tuty Moreno Campos (ARG/MX) Inge Teloo (Wpg) Dasha (Wpg) Marijana Mandusic & Pat Klassen (Wpg) www.twitch.tv/videopoolmediaartscentre Originally planned as an in-person concert for pre-COVID Winnipeg, v09 of Temporal Contours will now consist of live-performances streamed online and will confront interiority as a space with which to withhold and release. These are artists dealing with fragments of information, intended or spontaneous, working through a dialogue with their respective bodies - be it material,…

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WAG & Indigenous Music Celebrate National Indigenous Peoples Day with Virtual Powwow

June 21 at1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Winnipeg, Manitoba, Treaty 1 Territory, June 17, 2020: The Winnipeg Art Gallery (WAG) and Indigenous Music are excited to announce a Virtual Powwow in celebration of National Indigenous Peoples Day on Sunday, June 21, with grand entry at 1pm. The event will be livestreamed on Facebook from the WAG for all to enjoy. Event Info: The virtual powwow will adhere to the physical distancing guidelines defined by the province of Manitoba. Participants are encouraged to dance along to the Facebook…

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Directing Intimacy

June 23 at7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
$20 – $40

Tuesday, June 23rd | 7pm – 9pm  | Zoom Session  *Note:  This workshop will take place on Zoom. You will receive an email with the link to participate. Intimacy can be absolutely central to your film’s narrative. From character development, conflict, resolution, and back again, sex and intimacy are an enormous part of our lives as humans and the lives of our characters. It’s important that we pay attention to the who, what, where, and why of our decisions relating…

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Members Showcase Exhibition @Cre8ery

June 24 - July 7
Cre8ery Gallery and Studio, 125 Adelaide Street
Winnipeg, Manitoba Canada
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Free

This is a great opportunity to see and purchase a variety of works by local and Winnipeg artists. There are more than 100 art pieces between the main gallery an the auxiliary gallery so come out, support, and find a piece of art perfect for your home or office. We also have a great selection of wearable art (jewelry). We are so grateful for the artists who have been very understanding of the closure and reopening! Tuesday to Friday 12-6pm…

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July 2020

Fundamentals of a Short Film

July 7 at7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
$20 – $40

Tuesday, July 7th | 7pm-10pm | Zoom Session  *Note:  This workshop will take place on Zoom. You will receive an email with the link to participate. Director and cinematographer siblings, Taylor and Ellaina Brown, are here to take you step by step through a few of their award winning short films “Refraction Sector” and “Model Citizen.” Both films were started and completed in the 48-Hour Film Contest, this workshop will explore how a film comes together and what pitfalls to…

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Online Mask Making Workshop with the Textile and Fibre Artists of Manitoba

July 8 at7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Free

Learn to make a simple and personalized mask to help protect yourself during this pandemic in this free workshop. To ensure the safety of participants and to follow social distancing requirements this workshop will be held over Zoom. Participants will be responsible for providing their own supplies and equipment. A supply list is provided below. Please note that the masks made in this workshop are not medical grade. While homemade masks do not completely prevent transmission, they are another precaution…

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Winnipeg Folk Fest AT HOME!

July 11 at7:00 pm - 11:30 pm

With the cancellation of the festival this summer we know many hearts, including ours, were broken. So we set out in search of a way to keep the music alive and celebrate our amazing community which includes YOU and our volunteers, sponsors, donors and of course, the artists both past and present. We are so excited to bring you Winnipeg Folk Fest at Home presented by Assiniboine Credit Union and Bell MTS. We will virtually transport you to Birds Hill…

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