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Past Events We explore human rights from many different angles and perspectives. Check out our past events (since March 2018).

Past Events

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March 2019

Spring break at the Museum

March 23 to March 31, 2019

Cost: Children 12 and under receive free admission

Location: Multiple locations

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A woman, a man and a young boy are gathered around a circular table. Several photographs are scattered on the table, and the woman is pointing one out to the boy.

After 27 hours: In conversation with Derek Nepinak

Thursday, March 21, 2019

Cost: Free ticket required

Location: CMHR, Bonnie & John Buhler Hall, Level 1

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An Indigenous man wearing ceremonial regalia kneels inside a replica of a prison cell. He is presenting a textile banner with a graphic image of a bird and the words “bring our children home.”

Here I Am – 2019 Cabaret of Monologues

Wednesday, March 6, 2019

Cost: Free

Location: Museum galleries on Levels 2, 3 and 7

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Women’s Rights Tour

March 3 to March 10, 2019 (excluding March 4, when the Museum is closed)

Cost:

Location: CMHR, Bonnie & John Buhler Hall, Level 1

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February 2019

Book launch with Cecil Foster

Wednesday, February 20, 2019

Cost: Free with $5 admission

Location: Level 3 — Stuart Clark Garden of Contemplation

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Annual Public Meeting

Tuesday, February 19, 2019

Cost: Free

Location: CMHR, Manitoba Teachers Society Classrooms on Level 1

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Louis Riel Day

Monday, February 18, 2019

Cost: Métis Rights Tours – Free with admission

Location: Various locations

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A guide speaks to a small group of people in a museum exhibit space. The space includes a wall featuring a Métis artwork and a text panel that reads “A Nation Reclaimed”.

Indigenous Perspectives on Reconciliation

Wednesdays, February 6, 13, 20 and 27, 2019

Cost: $90 for members / $100 for non-members + textbook

Location: CMHR, Manitoba Teachers Society Classrooms on Level 1

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January 2019

Film screening: The Maestro

January 28, 2019

Cost: Free. Seating is first come, first served.

Location: Manitoba Teachers' Society Classrooms

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Concert: Songs from the Ringelblum Archive

January 27, 2019

Cost: Free. Seating is limited and will be first come, first served.

Location: Eckhardt Gramatté Hall at the University of Winnipeg

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