Fri., Apr. 28/Grunthal
5-7 p.m. – Menno Home Ladies Auxiliary Soup, Bun & Dessert Fundraiser, Grunthal New Horizons. By donation; funds for end-of-life airflow/massage mattress. Call Gwen 204-434-6498 for info.
Sat., Apr. 29/Sirko
5-7 p.m. – Sirko Women’s Association Spring Perogy Supper, Sirko Hall. Adults $10, children 6-12 $5, kids five and under free. Rainbow auction, 50/50 draw. Everyone welcome.
Sat., Apr. 29/Pansy
Perogy Supper & Dance, Pansy Hall. Doors open 5 p.m., perogy supper 6 p.m., live band Nite Winds 7:30 p.m., silent auction 10:30 p.m. Advance tickets $15 (supper), $20 (supper & dance), children 6-12 $10, kids 5 and under free. Tickets: call Olga 204-434-6660, Leonard 204-434-6078 or Leanne 204-427-2996.
Sun., Apr. 30/Ile des Chenes
12-4 p.m. – 2nd Annual Wildlife Haven Rehabilitation Centre Open House Fundraiser, TransCanada Centre. Raffles, bake sale, refreshments, guest speakers, guided wildlife hospital tours, new site construction tours. Admission $10, kids 12 and under free. Go to www.wildlifehaven.ca for info.
Mon., May 1/Steinbach
7 p.m. – Steinbach Sizzlers 4-H Achievement Night, Steinbach United Church, 541 Main St. Refreshments; silver collection.
Fri., May 5/Tolstoi
6:30 p.m. – Sundown Ukrainian Orthodox Heritage Church Chili Supper & Live Auction, Tolstoi Hall. Doors open 5:30 p.m.; cash bar; tickets $12. Call Blaine 204-425-3547 or Susan 204-296-0629; check the website www.SundownUOC.org.
Fri., May 5/Friedensfeld
5:30 p.m. – ‘Celebrate the Arts’ Fundraising Gala, Friedensfeld Community Centre. Celebrating Canada’s 150th Birthday; live painting, silent art auction, surprise guests, delicious full course meal, exciting entertainment, jewellery tombola, dancing with F&R Music. Fundraiser for Steinbach Arts Council. Tickets $120 or $850/table of 8. Call 204-346-1077 to reserve. Details at www.steinbachartscouncil.ca.
Sat., May 6/Steinbach
10 a.m.-4 p.m. – South East Artists Show & Sale, Clearspring Mall. Oils, acrylics, watercolour, pastels and more. Special feature of Scenes by the Sea.
Sun., May 7/Caliento
11 a.m. – Divine Liturgy at St John Ukrainian Catholic Church and fundraiser lunch at the Parish Hall (12-2 p.m.). All-you-can-eat spaghetti with meat sauce, Caesar salad, garlic bread, desserts, refreshments. Adults $10, children $4. Music provided. Proceeds for upkeep of the cemetery and church yard; everyone welcome. Call 204-425-3523 or 204-425-3256 for info.
Mon., May 8/Steinbach
7 p.m. – Steinbach & Area Garden Club meeting, Mennonite Heritage Village. ‘Container Gardening Basics and New Annuals for 2017’ with Colleen Zacharias, Winnipeg Free Press gardening columnist. Refreshments, door prizes. Everyone welcome. $5 walk-in fee. More info www.sagardenclub.com.
Tues., May 9/Steinbach
7-8:30 p.m. – ‘Human Trafficking: What Mothers Need to Tell Their Daughters’, Steinbach Cultural Arts Centre, 304 Second St. Discussion on current luring tactics observed in South Eastman and how we can protect our children. Speaker Ms Shon McLaren, M.A. Executive Director – Inner City Women’s Ministries International and Friends. Free public lecture/workshop. More info or to RSVP call 204-955-4296.
Wed., May 10/Mitchell
6:30 p.m. – Provision of Hope “Raise the Roof” Fundraiser Dinner, Mitchell Senior Centre, 130 Ash St. Raising money for education for children at risk in Liberia, West Africa.; 6 p.m. seating. Entertainment: Island Breeze. Tickets $15. Call Elaine 204-371-0731.
Fri., May 12/Steinbach
7:30 p.m. – Steinbach Neighbours for Community and Eden Health Care Services invite you to Laughter is Sacred Space, a play by Ted & Co., SRSS Theatre, 190 McKenzie Ave. Admission $12. Tickets at Steinbach Arts Council 204-326-1077. Go to steinbachneighboursforcommunity.com for info.
Sat., Oct. 7/Richer
10 a.m.-3 p.m. – Opening Doors to Success Inc 2nd Annual Fundraiser, Young at Hearts Community Centre, 22 Dawson Rd W. Call Sue 204-381-0131 for info.
Sat., Dec. 2/Richer
10 a.m.-3 p.m. – Tailored For Success 1st Annual Fundraiser, Young at Hearts Community Centre, 22 Dawson Rd W. Call Sue 204-381-0131 for info.