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Community Connections

November 7, 2014

Scroll down to read about the great opportunities that were presented at the Community Connections Club on November 6.


 

November 11 is Remembrance Dayremember

›This is a day to remember and show respect to members of the Canadian Armed Forces who have died in the line of duty since World War I.
›So that we can stop and remember their sacrifice, many stores will be closed for the morning or for the entire day. People wear a red poppy to remember the soldiers.
There will be no classes at Red River College and all offices will be closed.
Click here to find out about the Remembrance Day ceremonies and activities in Winnipeg.→


manyworldsMany Worlds Festival at The Forks Market (Centre Court)

This festival celebrates the many cultures found in Winnipeg. There is food and entertainment from around the globe.
 
 
November 8 and 9

  • 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.: Taste of the World (sample food from the restaurants at the Forks)
  • ›$5.00

›November 8

  • 12:00 – 4:00 p.m.: Dance lessons, demos and live music with Hepcat Studio (Free beginner lesson from 12:00 – 1:00)
  • Free

›November 9

  • 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.: Folklorama Entertainment
  • ›Free

santaclausparade

Santa Claus Parade

›Saturday, November 15
Parade starts at 5:00 p.m. (travels down Portage Avenue)
Fun for the whole family!›› Come before the parade for free activities, hot chocolate, games, etc.
›Click here to find out more about the Santa Claus Parade.→


Volunteer Opportunity: Christmas Cheer Boardcheer board

  • ›Provide food and gifts to families who cannot afford them.
  • ›Every year thousands of Winnipeggers volunteer with the Christmas Cheer Board.
  • ›Casual and regular opportunities are available.
  • Contact Jillian Hoogland (jhoogland@rrc.ca) for more information.

›immcentre

For Newcomers: Immigrant Centre

›100 Adelaide Street, Winnipeg