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Monday, November 28, 2022

Winnipeg Jazz Orchestra presents RESPECT – The Music of Aretha Franklin

Canadian Museum for Human Rights 85 Israel Asper Way, Winnipeg, Manitoba

The undisputed Queen of Soul, Aretha Franklin is synonymous with songs like Chain of Fools, Natural Woman, Freeway of Love, and RESPECT. Her lyrics were a harbinger of modern-day feminism; strong, independent, demanding of equality and freedom, sung with a voice that would accept nothing less. Joining the WJO for this show is a tour-de-force […]

$19 – $39

2016 Canada Day at the CMHR

Canadian Museum for Human Rights 85 Israel Asper Way, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Celebrate Canada Day at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights! The Museum will be offering a variety of hands-on family-friendly activities all day, celebrating Canadians’ rights and freedoms. Admission is only $5 all day!

$5

Guest Lecture: Shooting blind

Canadian Museum for Human Rights 85 Israel Asper Way, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Join us for a special discussion with Bruce Hall, a photographer with vision loss from California. Hall, whose work is featured in Sight Unseen, will talk about art and disability. He has twin sons with autism who are the subjects of a special photo project. This presentation will take place in English. Hours: 2 p.m. […]

Free with admission

Art and Métis Rights

Canadian Museum for Human Rights 85 Israel Asper Way, Winnipeg, Manitoba

ennine Krauchi is the artist behind the remarkable beaded and embroidered Octopus Bag on display in the Indigenous Perspectives gallery. Thought to be the largest art pieces of its type in the world, the work features designs that are unique to Métis people and highlights their experiences of displacement. Jennine Krauchi will be joined by […]

Free with admission

Meet Mark Tewksbury at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights

Canadian Museum for Human Rights 85 Israel Asper Way, Winnipeg, Manitoba

The public is invited to meet Canadian swimming legend Mark Tewksbury at the Canadian Museum for Human Rights on Thursday, July 23 from 2 p.m.to 3 p.m. and view a new exhibit about sports and human rights, in which Tewksbury is featured. The exhibit has been developed for the Year of Sport in Canada (2015). […]

Downtown Spring Carnival

Canadian Museum for Human Rights 85 Israel Asper Way, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Founded by Henry Saluk in 1963, Wonder Shows began as a midsize carnival which soon grew to accommodate 3 acres of rides, games, and fun food. In the spring of 2000, husband and wife, Ken and Anita Kiernicki, who have over 30 years of carnival experience under their belt, became the new owners of Wonder […]

Downtown Spring Carnival

Canadian Museum for Human Rights 85 Israel Asper Way, Winnipeg, Manitoba

Founded by Henry Saluk in 1963, Wonder Shows began as a midsize carnival which soon grew to accommodate 3 acres of rides, games, and fun food. In the spring of 2000, husband and wife, Ken and Anita Kiernicki, who have over 30 years of carnival experience under their belt, became the new owners of Wonder […]