A few clouds

Steinbach, MB

-17°c A few clouds

Full Forecast



MHV plays host to Manitoba Day fun

By: Staff Writer

Posted: 05/10/2018 8:00 AM

  • Print


The Mennonite Heritage Village invites everyone to come celebrate a slice of Manitoban heritage this Saturday.

The museum will offer free admission to all during their Manitoba Day festivities. Manitoba Day celebrates the passing of the Manitoba Act in 1870, when Manitoba became Canada’s fifth province.

Activities will begin at 10 a.m. with a pansy-planting workshop for kids, and "Yoga for Gardeners" instruction for adults.

A flag-raising ceremony will commence at 11 a.m. with speeches from local dignitaries and a performance by choral ensemble Accent, followed by birthday cake.

At 1 p.m., the museum will officially open new exhibit The Art of Mennonite Clocks. The exhibit is in cooperation with the Kroeger Clocks Heritage Foundation, and showcases 33 Mennonite clocks and their stories.

More Local News

  • RCMP would like to identify this suspect from a September incident in Steinbach involving a stolen bank card.

    Suspect sought in bank card theft

    11/16/2018 11:51 AM
  • New leadership to helm Richer fire department

    11/16/2018 8:30 AM

    It’s been a rocky few months at the Richer Fire Department, but the CAO of the RM of Ste Anne says a new chief, deputy chief and enough firefighters put them in a “comfortable position” moving forward.

    The department has experienced ...

  • Actor Justin Fry and actress Sarah Flynn are seen performing during a recent production of Mary’s Wedding.

    Homegrown actor takes on big role

    11/15/2018 11:00 AM

Ads by Google

Electronic Copies

The Carillon single copy cover

Annual Subscription

Back issues available with an e-subscription

Subscribe to single copy
$1.50 each (includes tax)

November 15, 2018 copy now available

Read this week’s classifieds