Sun., Mar. 4/Steinbach
7 p.m. – Vespers Service at Mennonite Heritage Village. All are invited to worship through choral music, Bible readings and prayers. For more info, call Emmy 204-370-5023.
Tues., Mar. 6/Steinbach
7 p.m. – Providence Public Lecture Series: “Helen Keller and the Power of Language to Actualize Humanness”, Steinbach Cultural Arts Centre, Studio B. Presented by Dr Dennis Hiebert, Prof. of Sociology. Dr Hiebert talks about words as socially constructed symbols that arbitrarily represent some sensual or abstract referent; language is a symbol system without which we are less than fully human. Free admission.
Wed., Mar. 7/Steinbach
12 noon – Agape House is celebrating International Women’s Week with a free Lunch and Learn Presentation at Red River College, 385 Loewen Blvd. Facilitator: Doreen Penner, heart coach and speaker. Call 204-326-6062 for info.
Fri., Mar. 9/Pansy
4-7 p.m. – Lenten Fish Fry, Pansy Hall. Menu: pickerel, perogies & trimmings, coleslaw, tossed salad, dessert, beverages; 50/50 draw, silent auction. Adults $17, children 6-12 $12, under 6 free. Call Olga 204-434-6660 or Leonard 204-434-6078.
Sat., Mar. 10/Riche
10 a.m.-3 p.m. – SouthEast Flower Beds Craft N Bake Sale Fundraiser, Richer Young at Hearts Community Centre, 22 Dawson Rd W. Over 20 vendors; 50/50 draw; canteen. Proceeds to Opening Doors To Success Inc.
Sat., Mar. 10/Steinbach
1:30-3 p.m. – Free presentation and discussion by Eckankar Manitoba on “The Sacred Nature of Dreams and Inner Guidance”, Jake Epp Library, 255 Elmdale St. Come out with your experiences and questions. Call Bryan 204-837-5915 for info.
Mon., Mar. 12/Steinbach
7 p.m. – Steinbach & Area Garden Club meeting, Mennonite Heritage Village. ‘Enhancing Biodiversity on the Farm – A Global Project’ with Kenton Lobe, CMU instructor and food justice advocate. Members’ seed exchange, refreshments, door prizes, $5 non-member admission. Everyone welcome. More info www.sagardenclub.com. Composting workshop scheduled for this evening postponed until September.