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

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November 2019

First free Friday night at the Museum!

November 1, 2019

Cost: Free after 5 p.m.

Location: All spaces

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October 2019

Poppy Blanket Project

October 27, 2019

Cost: Free

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

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Teacher appreciation days

October 26 and 27, 2019

Cost: Free

Location: Level 5 Terrace Galleries

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Euromaidan virtual reality experience

Friday, October 25, 2019

Cost: Free

Location: CMHR, Manitoba Teachers Society Classrooms on Level 1

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Two people laying red flowers at a memorial. In the background a dozen other people are standing in front of debris, such as rocks, metal sheeting and cement barriers painted with blue and yellow Ukrainian flags and lettering.

Exhibit Launch – Ododo Wa: Stories of Girls in War

Wednesday, October 23, 2019

Cost: Free ticket required

Location: Level 5 - Rights Today

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Two women are standing in front of a hut with a straw roof, looking at the camera. The younger woman on the right is smiling and embracing the one on the left.

Indigenous Perspectives on Reconciliation

Wednesdays, October 16, 23 and 30, 2019

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

Location: CMHR, Manitoba Teachers Society Classrooms on Level 1

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Conversation Circle: Forced Migration

Wednesday, October 2, 2019

Cost: Free ticket required

Location: Meet at Group Entrance

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Two women wearing nametags are sitting at a table speaking to each other. Behind them, others are seated at a different table and appear to be listening to someone off camera.

Big Brother is watching

October 1, 2019

Cost:

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

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September 2019

Supreme Court of Canada at the Museum

September 25, 2019

Cost: Free

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

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Member appreciation event

Thursday, September 19

Cost: Free ticket required, available online or call 204-289-2000.

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

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August 2019

Labour Rights Tour

Daily, August 26 to September 2, 2019

Cost:

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

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Karakoro live at the Museum!

August 18, 2019

Cost: $25, $20 for members

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

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July 2019

Canada Day 2019!

Monday, July 1, 2019

Cost: Gallery admission – $5, Choral performance – free

Location: CMHR, Moe Levy Amphitheatre

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June 2019

Film screening: Indian Horse

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Cost: $5 or purchase tickets to all four Indigenous perspectives film series screenings at once and save 25%.

Location: CMHR, Manitoba Teachers Society Classrooms on Level 1

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Film screening: Through Black Spruce

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Cost: $5 or purchase tickets to all four Indigenous perspectives film series screenings at once and save 25%.

Location: CMHR, Manitoba Teachers Society Classrooms on Level 1

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A woman with long dark hair and a red dress is pictured from the waist-up, looking downward towards something off screen. Another woman's face can be seen on the other side of the frame, looking in the same direction.

Exhibition opening

June 15, 2019

Cost: Free

Location: Carolyn Sifton Foundation Terrace on Level 6

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A soldier with a rifle on his back blocks a group of Rohingya before they cross a makeshift bridge. His left hand is raised, gesturing for them to stop.

Film screening: Seven Sacred Laws

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Cost: $5 or purchase tickets to all four Indigenous perspectives film series screenings at once and save 25%.

Location: CMHR, Manitoba Teachers Society Classrooms on Level 1

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Film screening: Colonization Road

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

Cost: $5 or purchase tickets to all four Indigenous perspectives film series screenings at once and save 25%.

Location: CMHR, Manitoba Teachers Society Classrooms on Level 1

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Gourmet dinner and wine pairing

Tuesday, June 4, 2019

Cost: $95 per person, including tax and gratuities

Location: ERA Bistro

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May 2019

Celebrate Asian Heritage month!

May 29, 2018

Cost: Free

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

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