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Bud, Spud & Steak FUNdraiser

06 August, 2014

For Advance tickets contact: Joyce: Email or (204) 783-5460

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Educational Exploration

Winnipeg's school for alternative learning

August, 2015

Can you imagine a school where wandering outside and looking at trees is built into the day? Bethany Beaudry can. “We’re going to go outside and we’re going to explore trees. We’re going to look at trees, we’re going to climb trees, we’re going to touch trees, we’re maybe going to sketch trees,” says Beaudry. […]

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Winnipeg’s Legendary Dame of Drag Celebrates 40 years of artistry

October, 2014

At 17 and fortified by a few pre-party drinks with friends, John Cumming walked through the doors of a GLBT* social at the Steamfitters and Pipefitters Hall on Higgins Avenue in Winnipeg. He was not only underage, but he was also wearing heels, a borrowed knee-length, long-sleeved brown dress, a blond frisbee wig and makeup. […]

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Celebrate Pride at cocktails under the stars

April, 2014

COCKTAILS UNDER THE STARS RETURNS FOR ANOTHER YEAR In the half-dozen years it existed, Cocktails in the Trees became one of the most antici- pated events of Pride Week, and for good reason. Staged in a gorgeous home in the heart of Wolesley, the evening of music, scrumptious food and fabulous cocktails never failed to keep guests chatting about the amazing experience for weeks after. Conceived as a humble fund- raiser for some of Winnipeg’s GLBTQ* organi- zations, Cocktails in the Trees had become a must-attend soirée.

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Opinions & Features

2x the fun

May, 2013

WHAT'S COMING IN WINNIPEG PRIDE It’s the happ-happiest season of all! That’s right, it’s time to celebrate our Pride, and this year, we all have a lot of reasons to be proud. President of Pride Winnipeg Jonathan Niemczak said Pride Winnipeg’s proudest achievement this year was how they have become a greater presence, not just within the LGBTT* community, but within Winnipeg.

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“SPEAKING VOLUMES” Prairie Fire fundraiser

08 May, 2014

Celebrate 35 years of publishing with award-winning writers Méira Cook and Kristian Enright. “SPEAKING VOLUMES” will be held at Fort Gibraltar, 866 rue St. Joseph in old St. Boniface on May 10, 2014. Tickets are $70. Cocktails start at 6 pm, diner at 7 pm and readings at 8 pm. Tickets are available through McNally […]

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Diversity Dinner & Art Auction

17 January, 2015

Fundraiser for Rainbow Harmony Project Stellar menu by Chef Marco Sousa Fabulous entertainment Auction with works by local artists and artisans Saturday, February 28, 2015 5:00 PM: Cocktails 6:00 PM: Dinner, Entertainment & Art Auction NEW LOCATION: Young United Church (Furby & Broadway) Tickets: $100 – $70 tax receipt will be issued Available from: Choir […]

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Features

Cocktails Under the Stars

OutWords’ annual fundraiser

May, 2014

Miss our fundraiser? Check out this video to see what you missed. And don’t fret. We’ll be back next year.

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Editorial

The O-U-T in community

July, 2013

EDITORIAL: A SUMMER OF COMMUNITY CELEBRATIONS This issue of OutWords is all about community, which is very fitting as OutWords has seen the community come together to support LGBT* initiatives a fair amount in the past few months.

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Entertainment

The place where everybody knows your name

April, 2013

WEB EXCLUSIVE On the weekend of Apr. 25-28, Winnipeg’s oldest remaining gay bar, Club 200, will celebrate its 25th anniversary in a series of events, from a special jackpot karaoke to a big dance party. Glamourous drag queens, including the world-famous Miss Conception and Viktoria Vanity, will mingle with the guests, spreading an air of promise and sophistication. And throughout it all, Winnipeggers will be reminded that gay bars are more than just shining lights and gyrating bodies; they’re the place where fantasies come to life.

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