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Communities Unite! Take Back the Night!
Wednesday Oct 7th, 6:30 pm
Magnus Eliason Rec Centre, 430 Langside Street
The 2015 TBTN Planning Committee would like to present our updated 2015 Take Back the Night poster in both English and French - now with social media links!
We also wanted to announce that Elder Mae Louise Campbell has agreed to open the march with a blessing, and singer-songwriter Wanda Wilson http://www.manitobamusic.com/wandawilson will be entertaining us at the MERC after the march!
Feel free to download and print the poster yourselves. If that is not possible, email email@example.com with "posters" in the subject line to let us know how many you would like in English and/or French. They can be picked up at the front desk of Klinic at 870 Portage, or if necessary we can arrange for a drop-off.
6:00 - 8:30pm
NorWest Co-op Community Food Centre
103 - 61 Tyndall Avenue
Join us for a free community meal and meet the federal election candidates from your riding of Winnipeg North.
Learn about how food and poverty are important election issues and find out what candidates have to say about reducing hunger in Canada. The poster for this event is attached, please share it widely!
Please RSVP to Adriana Brydon firstname.lastname@example.org
or call 204-795-5921
University of Winnipeg Lockhart Hall 1L11
October 8, 2015 Time 7:00 - 9:00 pm
Doors Open at 6:30 pm
Motivated by the notable lack of conversation or debate on key issues affecting Canadian women in the federal election dialogue, the Council of Women of Winnipeg (CWW) and the Provincial Council of Women of Manitoba (PCWM) are co-‐hosting a federal election forum on Thursday, October 8th, at 7:00pm at Lockhart Hall 1L11, University of Winnipeg. Moderated by Joan Grace, Associate Professor in the Department of Politics, University of Winnipeg, the election forum, titled This Election Matters to Women, will see Community Leaders, Activists, and Experts leading a discussion on four key women’s issues.
Come prepared to discuss with community experts and Federal Election Candidates:
Murdered & Missing Women
Diane Redsky, Executive Director, Ma Mawi Wi Chi Itata Centre
Immigration & Refugee Policy
Ariana Yaftali, Community Activist
Women in Leadership
Jen Zoratti, Winnipeg Free Press Columnist
Gender Wage Gap
Speaker Soon to be Confirmed
Rebuilding environmental laws for a just and sustainable Canada
7:00 pm Eckhardt Gramatte Hall
University of Winnipeg, 515 Portage Ave
The attached poster has all of the details please share it widely!
Or for more information please go to ww.envirolawsmatter.ca
By giving just a few hours of your time to the Winnipeg Street Census, you will be taking action toward increasing our understanding of the extent and nature of homelessness in our city.
Please share widely with friends, family and colleagues. And sign-up to volunteer online at http://streetcensuswpg.ca/index.php/about-street-census-2015-3/
FREE english conversation circles for people who are learning English and want to improve their speaking and listening skills.
This program is for both men and women.
Saturdays from 10:00 am - 12:00 noon, Sept 19 to Nov 7.
Please contact Damien to register- 204-774-8975 ext 225 or email@example.com
Poster is attached please share it with your networks
Be a voice for those living in poverty, become an advocate.
Thursday afternoons 12:30 - 3:30
Starting Sept 10 and running through to Dec 17, 2015
Location: 432B Ellice Ave, cost is $100.00
Please refer to the attached poster for more information and share it others who maybe interested!
SafeTALK (Suicide Alertness for Everyone) is a 3 hour workshop, please read on to find out what you can learn and when the workshop is available. This is a free workshop.
During the workshop you will learn: To be Suicide Alert Helpers, to be aware that opportunities to help a person with thoughts, of suicide are sometimes missed, dismissed, and avoided and also learn to use the TALK steps (Tell, Ask, Listen and KeepSafe)
2015/2016 SESSION CHOICES:
( first come basis, maximum 20 per session)
October 5th, 2015 - 1:00 pm- 4:00 pm
November 2nd, 2015, - 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
January 19th, 2016 – 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
February 23rd, 2016 – 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
March 17th, 2016 – 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
April 21st, 2016 – 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
May 12th, 2016 – 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
June 7th, 2016 – 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
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