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Diary of Events and Happenings in Winnipeg, Manitoba.


A Thousand Splendid Suns

April 5, 2020 to April 11, 2020. April 5, 2020 to April 11, 2020Based on the bestselling novel A Thousand Splendid Suns, this breathtaking story tells the tale of two remarkable women brought together by heart-wrenching oppression.During one of the toughest times in Afghanistan's history, Laila forms an unbreakable bond with her husband's first wife, Mariam. Together they summon the strength to challenge a tyrannical society and to find hope for a better future.Written by Khaled Hosseini, award-winning author of The Kite Runner, this harrowing and beautiful story of redemption shows us how love and friendship can sustain the human spiritBack . Event Details. Location: 174 Market Ave, Winnipeg, MB R3B 0P8, Winnipeg

First Fridays in the Exchange

April 3, 20205 pm - 9 pm. April 3, 20205 pm - 9 pmGain a better appreciation for what this iconic area of Winnipeg has to offer. On the first Friday of every month Exchange District shops, restaurants, and galleries open their doors for unprecedented public access.Talk to an up-and-coming artist about what they're creating, find your new favourite small-plate restaurant, or just explore the stores set along the walkable 20 square blocks of this thriving arts community.Back . Event Details. Location: First Fridays in the ExchangeApril 3, 20205 pm - 9 pmApril 3, 20205 pm - 9 pmGain a better appreciation for what this iconic area of Winnipeg has to offer. On the first Friday of every month Exchange District shops, restaurants, and galleries open their doors for unprecedented public access.Talk to an up-and-coming artist about what they're creating, find your new favourite small-plate restaurant, or just explore the stores set along the walkable 20 square blocks of this thriving arts community.Back First Fridays in the ExchangeVenue:Exchange DistrictEmail: Contact UsURL: Visit WebsiteApril 3, 20205 pm - 9 pmGain a better appreciation for what this iconic area of Winnipeg has to offer. On the first Friday of every month Exchange District shops, restaurants, and galleries open their doors for unprecedented public access.Talk to an up-and-coming artist about what they're creating, find your new favourite small-plate restaurant, or just explore the stores set along the walkable 20 square blocks of this thriving arts community.Back {"@context":"http:\/\/schema.org","@type":"Event","name":"First Fridays in the Exchange","url":"https:\/\/www.tourismwinnipeg.com\/festivals-and-events\/upcoming-events\/display,event\/9331\/first-fridays-in-the-exchange","image":"https:\/\/www.tourismwinnipeg.com\/uploads\/event_image\/first_fridays.t1552075032.jpg","description":"Gain a better appreciation for what this iconic area of Winnipeg has to offer. On the first Friday of every month Exchange District shops, restaurants, and galleries open their doors for unprecedented public access. Talk to an up-and-coming...","startDate":"2020-04-03","endDate":"2020-04-03","location":{"@type":"Place","name":"Exchange District"}}, Winnipeg

Spring Break Art Camp

March 30, 2020 to April 3, 20209:00 am - 4:00 pm. March 30, 2020 to April 3, 20209:00 am - 4:00 pmCome for a day or enroll for the entire week! Exciting themes change daily as campers explore the Gallery, play games and of course, make art!Mon: Stay & ClayTues: Nuliajuk & NarwhalsWed: Art of Friendship with Canada Learning CodeThurs: Up-rising with Canada Learning CodeFri: Landscape EscapeEarly drop off from 8:30 am and pick up until 5:00 pm.Back . Event Details. Location: 300 Memorial Blvd, Winnipeg

"Along the Way" by Geneviève Levasseur

March 28, 2020 to March 31, 2020. March 28, 2020 to March 31, 2020Geneviève Levasseur bases her practice out of Winnipeg, Canada's prairie heartland. Life is a journey of experiences, and she leaves artworks along the way. "Along the Way" is a series of acrylic paintings depicting quiet moments done in her characteristic photorealist style.Each scene is bathed in a particular light using a contemporary palette, as she indulges in the vibrant colours we now see in the digital age.Reception Friday March 13th from 7pm - 9pm, all are welcome!Back . Event Details. Location: 25 Forks Market Rd., Winnipeg

Alootook Ipellie: Walking Both Sides of an Invisible Border

March 28, 2020 to April 11, 2020Monday - Friday: 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.| Saturday: 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.. March 28, 2020 to April 11, 2020Monday - Friday: 12:00 - 4:00 p.m.| Saturday: 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.Walking Both Sides of an Invisible Border is a touring exhibition honouring the work of Inuit artist and writer Alootook Ipellie. He was born at Nuvuqquq on Baffin Island and grew up in Iqaluit before moving to Ottawa as a young man.He started working as a translator, illustrator and reporter for Inuit Monthly (renamed Inuit Today) in the early 1970s, and later was its editor. Through his widely read poems, articles and essays, Ipellie gave voice to important cultural, political and social issues affecting Inuit Nunangat, with humour and immense patience.Back . Event Details. Location: 515 Portage Avenue, 1st floor Centennial Hall, Winnipeg

Storytelling by the Fire

March 29, 20201:00 pm - 2:30 pm. March 29, 20201:00 pm - 2:30 pmGather in community around a roaring fire.Listen to some of our favourite tales around an outdoor fire from a volunteer storyteller. After, roast a marshmallow and share some stories of your own.Suggested for families with children under the age of 12Marshmallows available while supplies last.Back . Event Details. Location: 1961 McCreary Rd, Winnipeg

Animal Track Hunt

March 28, 20201:00 pm - 3:00 pm. March 28, 20201:00 pm - 3:00 pmWinter is alive at FortWhyte.Head outside and explore the trails with a track reference guide to discover as many different tracks as you can.Suggested as a great experience for all ages. Children 5 and under should have help from an adult.Back . Event Details. Location: 1961 McCreary Rd, Winnipeg

Winnipeg Scavenger Hunt: At the Heart of Canada

March 28, 2020 to June 7, 202010 am. March 28, 2020 to June 7, 202010 amLooking for small group activities that take you beyond the four walls of your local watering hole? Let's Roam is here to help!Sign up for a Winnipeg scavenger hunt and put on your best Nick Cage impression as you seek out the national treasures hidden in Winnipeg. "At the Heart of Canada" hunt will guide you through the cultural, historical, artistic, and zany Winnipeg sights as you and your team contend for scavenger hunt glory.Preview some of the "epic"est highlights for this hunt: Manitoba Legislative Building, The Forks, Saint Boniface Cathedral.Back . Event Details. Location: 280 Memorial Blvd, Winnipeg, MB R3C, Canada, Winnipeg

Eyre in Comparison: Personal Experience and the Universal Subject

March 23, 2020 to September 20, 2020. March 23, 2020 to September 20, 2020Eyre has emphasized that his work requires viewers to subjectively construct meaning through their own personal experience. Eyre in Comparison: Personal Experience and the Universal Subject focuses on themes related to the gendered and sexual nature of humans and questions whether these themes can be depicted objectively through the male gaze. The exhibition attempts to expose Eyre's own positionality, as part of a long historic precedent of male domination in the art sphere, through displaying his work alongside the work of five Canadian female artists.Back . Event Details. Location: 55 Pavilion Crescent, Winnipeg