Celebrate a century of Mennonite Central Committee (MCC) with Mennonite Heritage Village’s exhibit "MCC 100 Years." 2020 marks the centennial anniversary of MCC, a non-profit charity established in 1920 with the purpose of providing humanitarian relief to Mennonites experiencing famine, violence, and war in the former Soviet Union. Since its inception, MCC has expanded to become a global organization whose work includes disaster relief, humanitarian aid, development projects, and peacebuilding initiatives around the world.
Winnipeg Mennonite Elementary & Middle Schools presents a community seminar, titled "Coaching for Confidence: Helping Your Shy or Anxious Child." School psychologist Sarah Juchnowski will talk about understanding anxiety in children; strategies for overcoming anxiety; coping skills and practicial suggestions; resources; and more. This seminar is free and all are welcome to attend. 250 Bedson St. in Winnipeg. 7:00 p.m.
Mennonite Community Orchestra presents its spring concert, at Mennonite Brethren Collegiate Institute, Winnipeg, at 2 p.m. Works include Beethoven’s “Eroica” symphony.
MC Manitoba annual gathering, at Altona Bergthaler Mennonite Church
MC Manitoba senior-high winter retreat, at Camp Assiniboia.
“God and the multiverse,” a public lecture about understanding the cosmos, at CMU’s Marpeck Commons, at 7 p.m. Speaker: Deborah Haarsma, CMU’s scientist-in-residence and the president of BioLogos.
Art exhibit at Mennonite Heritage Gallery, Winnipeg, “Mother Earth and Her Lovers: repair and maintenance,” on until March 14.
"Great Winter Warm-up" comforter-making event, at North Kildonan MB Church, Winnipeg, beginning at 9a.m.; in aid of MCC's international relief efforts.
Starts at 9:00 a.m. at 134 Plaza Dr. in Winnipeg. Find the perfect gift! Shop quilts, and locally made crafts. Stock up on Christmas baking at our featured cookie bar. Visit Ten Thousand Villages Plaza Drive for their warehouse sale. Support Mennonite Central Committee's relief work around the world.
Sargent Avenue Mennonite Church Adult Choir and the Exaudi Chamber Choir present Bach’s “Magnificat: (7) at Evangelical Mennonite Church, Steinbach, at 7:30 p.m.; (15) at Sargent Avenue Mennonite, Winnipeg, at 11 a.m.
“Changing world: A dialogue on conservation” art exhibit, at the Mennonite Heritage Centre Gallery, Winnipeg, featuring six Manitoba artists
Westgate Mennonite Collegiate hosts an “Evening of the arts,” at 7 p.m. Includes music by school bands and choral groups, and a gallery of student artworks.
MCC Manitoba and the Salvation Army present a pastoral care and domestic abuse workshop at CMU, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information or to register, call 204-925-1917.
Winnipeg First Mennonite Church Choir and orchestra present Mozart’s “Coronation Mass,” and Magnificat settings by Stanford, Mozart and Schubert, at the church, at 7 p.m.
CMU open house for prospective students, in the Marpeck Commons, Winnipeg. at 10 a.m.
Camps with Meaning’s celebration banquets: (26) at Emmanuel Mennonite Church, Winkler, at 5:30 p.m., with musicians Kim Thiessen and Darryl Neustaedter Barg; (27) at Douglas Mennonite Church, Winnipeg, at 5:30 p.m., with the Faith and Life Women’s Chorus.
“Infuse 2019,” MC Manitoba’s “learning, inspiring, connecting” event, at CMU, Winnipeg.
CMU Festival Chorus and the Mennonite Community Orchestra present works by Leonard Enns and others, at Jubilee Place, at Mennonite Brethren Collegiate Institute, Winnipeg, at 7:30 p.m.
“Reading the Bible with the excluded,” a public lecture with Bob Ekblad, at the CMU Chapel, Winnipeg, at 7 p.m.
“Discover Outtatown, an off-campus visit day for interested students, at the CMU campus, beginning at 8:30 a.m.
CMU campus visit day for prospective students, at 8:30 a.m.
CommonWord book launch of “Peaceful at Heart: Anabaptist Reflections on Healthy Masculinity,” at CMU’s Marpeck Commons, Winnipeg, at 7 p.m.