winnipeg Events

Monday May 25th, 2020

Fill the Boot

May 5 - Jun 5

For an incredible 65 years, Fire Fighters have been supporting MDC and Canadians impacted by neuromuscular disorders. Unfortunately, due to COVID-19, Fire Fighters had to cancel their efforts to fill the boot this Spring. However, the needs of those impacted by neuromuscular disorders cannot be cancelled. Please help Fire Fighters continue their support of MDC. Full details 

Distant Dinner Party

May 27

Enjoy great company, delicious food and entertainment from the comfort of your home. Our virtual dinner parties will feature a delivered meal from one West End restaurant and you will get to participate in a game of trivia where one winner will take home a prize! On May 27th our featured restaurant will be Gohe… Full details 

Producing 101: Virtual Workshop

May 30

Coming up with a script or show idea is half the work, but once you have that, what then? If you’re thinking of self-producing this workshop is for you! It will provide a helpful breakdown of the fundamentals required to take your vision to the stage. Through this virtual training experience industry professionals will provide… Full details 

Arrowsmith Program: Virtual Open House

Jun 2

We are hosting an Arrowsmith Program Virtual Open House on June 2, 2020 through Go To Meetings! The program has proven effective for students having difficulty with reading, writing and mathematics, comprehension, logical reasoning, problem solving, visual and auditory memory, non-verbal learning, attention, processing speed and dyslexia. If you would like to RSVP please contact… Full details 

2nd Annual Family Fun Day and Farmer’s

Jun 6

Shop some of Manitoba’s best vendors! Come to the Golden Links Lodge Community Farmer’s Market and Garage Sale Fundraiser! Take home local food, handmade jewelry and bags, metal-work, clothing, baking and more! Fun for the whole family! With a petting zoo, dunk-tank, bouncy castle, face-painting, popcorn, barbecue, hot-dogs and cotton candy for the kids. Join… Full details 

Indigenous Politics, Land, and Globalization

Jun 8 - Jun 12

Join us for “Indigenous Politics, Land, and Globalization” at the 2020 Canadian School of Peacebuilding with instructor Rauna Kuokkanen. Courses are available for professional development, personal inspiration or academic credit. This course introduces participants to critical considerations of globalization from the perspective of Indigenous peoples from around the world. Issues explored in the course include… Full details 

Leading in an Age of Polarization

Jun 8 - Jun 12

Join us for “Leading in an Age of Polarization” at the 2020 Canadian School of Peacebuilding with instructor David Brubaker. Courses are available for professional development, personal inspiration or academic credit. Polarization refers to the process by which more and more people in a society come to hold opinions at the more extreme ends of… Full details 

Active Bystander Training

Jun 8 - Jun 12

Join us for “Active Bystander Training” at the 2020 Canadian School of Peacebuilding with instructor Joy Meeker. Courses are available for professional development, personal inspiration or academic credit. This course will support participants to intervene effectively when they witness violence or harm. Informed by nonviolence, conflict transformation, and anti-oppression work, participants will consider a range… Full details 

Canadian Cancer Society Relay For Life

Jun 13

This year, we have reimagined Relay For Life into Relay At Home — a fun, interactive way to Relay online and keep our communities safe during COVID-19. For over 20 years, Relay supporters have helped us change the lives of people with cancer. And now more than ever, we’re committed to supporting all those affected… Full details 

Trauma, Healing, and Reconciliation

Jun 15 - Jun 19

Join us for “Trauma, Healing, and Reconciliation” at the 2020 Canadian School of Peacebuilding with instructor Kelly Bernardin-Dvorak. Courses are available for professional development, personal inspiration or academic credit. This course will be a creative exploration of current discourses in trauma, healing, and reconciliation, and will focus on current theories and practices influencing helping professions… Full details 

Ai-Kon

Jul 24 - Jul 26

Ai-Kon is a 3-day 24-hour event that celebrates all things anime, video game, and Japanese pop culture.  Our event is hosted at the RBC Winnipeg Convention Centre, a long-time partner, and is easily accessible to our wonderful attendees in beautiful downtown Winnipeg!  Ai-Kon offers attendees anime screenings, competitive video game tournaments, interactive fan-hosted panels, a… Full details 

World Indigenous Suicide Prevention Conference

Aug 25

The First Nations Health and Social Secretariat of Manitoba (FNHSSM) is honoured to host the World Indigenous Suicide Prevention Conference from August 25-27, 2020 in the heart of Turtle Island- Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada in Treaty 1 territory. Winnipeg is: • The centre of North America; • Home to the largest Indigenous (First Nations, Inuit, Metis)… Full details 

PAIRING PINTS

Oct 2

The Pairing Pints dinner is in support of KIDS Initiative Inc. hosted at Torque Brewery, and emcee’d by Drew & Karly from Kiss 102.3FM. Norm Pastorin (better known for his restaurants The Grove Pub, The Cornerstone, and Blackbird Braserie) and his crew create mouthwatering, quality, and eclectic selections for the five course meal to pair… Full details 

Miranda Lambert

Oct 17

680 CJOB welcomes Miranda Lambert to Bell MTS Place Saturday, October 17th. UPDATE: 4/3/2020 – CONCERT POSTPONED Miranda Lambert at Bell MTS Place has been rescheduled to Saturday, October 17. Your ticket will be honored for the rescheduled date. For any further ticket inquiries please reach out to point of purchase.   Miranda Lambert has… Full details 

CCWESTT Future Forward

Nov 12 - Nov 14

680 CJOB is happy to support The Canadian Coalition of Women in Engineering, Science, Trades and Technology (CCWESTT) conference event Future Forward: Engage. Advance. Inspire at the RBC Convention Centre November 12th through the 14th!   The Canadian Coalition of Women in Engineering, Science, Trades and Technology (CCWESTT) is Canada’s premier national, nonprofit organization of… Full details