Heritage Day 2015

February 16th, 2015 - February 16th, 2015

Annual Preservation Awards - Celebrating 30 Years

February 16th, 2015 - February 16th, 2015 Via Rail Station Rotunda
Heritage Winnipeg cordially invites you to our
30th Annual Preservation Awards Ceremony
in celebration of
National Heritage Day and Louis Riel Day
Monday, February 16, 2015
Via Rail Station (former Union Station)
Rotunda 123 Main Street

This is a Free Community Event
Ceremony commences at 2:00pm
Reception & Jane's Walk (30 minute tour) to follow

Frontline: The Future of Heritage Call for Applicants

April 1st, 2015 - April 1st, 2015

Theme:
Creative heritage conservation has the power to connect us to our past while ensuring a more socially sustainable future.
Still, Winnipeg continues to neglect the incredible potential of its built heritage. What needs to change for progressive heritage conservation to flourish in Winnipeg?

The Call:
Storefront Manitoba and Heritage Winnipeg open call to submit a proposal for a policy, practice, project, or any other idea that could significantly shift the way heritage is conserved in the city. Each one page proposal should outline how the concept will be developed in a compelling fifteen minute presentation. A diverse range of entries will be chosen based on the creativity and feasibility of the idea and the proposed presentation.

Considerations:
How can we make community-focused heritage conservation a priority for developers? How can we communicate the potential of vacant buildings? What heritage projects would set a precedent for more innovative conservation in the city?

Eligibility:
All individuals engaged with the city of Winnipeg's Design Community including: architects, landscape architects, planners, developers, and designers.

Deadline/Schedule: 1 page submissions emailed to info@storefrontmb.ca by April 1, 2015; Selections determined April 8, 2015.

Frontlines: The Future of Heritage Event The Winnipeg Free Press News Cafe May 30th 7-9pm - Selected applicants will present their ideas! Presentations will be followed by a dynamic panel discussion on forward-thinking heritage conservation in Winnipeg.

Questions: Please send questions and feedback to: info@storefrontmb.ca

Manitoba History #77: Meet the Authors

April 2nd, 2015 - April 2nd, 2015  
Members and Friends of the Manitoba Historical Society are cordially invited to attend a special Manitoba History Journal event:
 
Manitoba History #77:
 
Meet the Authors
 
Where: Multipurpose Room, Asper Jewish Community Campus
 123 Doncaster Street, Winnipeg
 
When: Thursday, 2 April 2015, 7:00 - 9:00 PM
 
Hear some of the authors featured in Manitoba History #77 (Winter 2015) discuss their articles and ask them questions at a free "Meet the Authors" event, hosted by
the Jewish Heritage Centre of Western Canada and the Manitoba Historical Society
 
 A reception will follow.

Wonder Who Lived There? The History of North End Buildings

April 16th, 2015 - April 16th, 2015 St. John's Library at 500 Salter Street
Presentation by Christian Cassidy in the historic St. John's Library. For more information, go to the Winnipeg Free Press article here

Heritage Winnipeg's Spring Fundraiser Luncheon

April 17th, 2015 - April 17th, 2015
Heritage Winnipeg Spring Fundraiser Luncheon
Renovation vs Preservation: A Catalyst for Change and Causes for Concern
with Guest Speaker Richard Walls, Heritage Developer
Friday, April 17th, 2015
Noon to 1:30pm
Fort Garry Hotel, Provencher Room (Main Floor, 222 Broadway)
Tickets $75.00, Corporate Tables $750.00
Door Prize, Raffle, Cash Bar
Tickets can be purchased in our online store at www.heritagewinnipeg.com/store, at McNally Robinson Booksellers, or by contacting the office at 204-942-2663.

Charitable receipts will be issued after the event.

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May 30th, 2015 - May 31st, 2015 Winnipeg
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