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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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October 2019

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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Big Brother is watching

October 1, 2019

Cost:

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

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A portrait of a smiling woman standing with arms crossed in front of a white backdrop.

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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A large group of women sitting and sewing. Others are standing behind them in a room crowded with textiles.

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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A drumming troupe dancing on a stage. The drums and parts of their costumes are a bright red.

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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A close-up of a man wearing sunglasses and a hat, looking at something off camera. A road is seen reflected in his sunglasses.

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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Pride week tour

May 27 to June 3, 2019

Cost: $5.00

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

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Doors Open Winnipeg! 

Saturday, May 25 and Sunday, May 26, 2019

Cost: Free

Location: Canadian Museum for Human Rights

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Book Launch: Holodomor in Ukraine, the Genocidal Famine, 1932–1933

Wednesday, May 22

Cost: Free

Location: Main foyer near the Museum Boutique

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Spotlight on Mandela: Family Tour

Saturdays, May 18 to August 24, 2019

Cost:

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

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The Statesmen Men’s Chorus 

Wednesday, May 8, 2019

Cost: Included with Museum admission

Location: Level 3 - Stuart Clark Garden of Contemplation

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A choir of men wearing black outfits hold books and sing in front of a conductor.