Mother Earth and Her Lovers: Repair and Maintenance EXHIBITION OPENING

  • Date: Friday, January 24, 2020 – Saturday, March 14, 2020
  • Time: 7:30pm
  • Venue:
  • Admission: free
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Mother Earth and Her Lovers: Repair and Maintenance

Bob Haverluck, Rhian Brynjolson, Sam Baardman

with poets Dennis Cooley, Lori Matties, Gerry Wolfram

January 24-March 14

Underlying this exhibit are the artists’ shared belief that Mother Earth as we have known her is much endangered and in need of mending and defending.

Opening: Jan. 24, 7:30pm

Workshop: Saturday, Feb. 8, 2020, 9am to 3:30pm

OUR PEACE TREATY WITH THE EARTH: Building Prayers, Blessings & Woes, Litanies, Stories and Songs. This Inter-faith event invites us to join in working in small groups and individually at crafting worshipful words and shapes for the vision and practice of being Peace Treaty peoples. Cost: $20 for the day, including lunch and snacks. To register, contact Selenna Wolfe at 204 487-3300, Ext 344 or swolfe@cmu.ca

Resource people include Stan McKay, Len Udow, Zoe Matties, Michael Wilson, Jamie Oliviero, Karen Clavelle, Bob Haverluck

Sunday afternoon coffee houses at the gallery, 2 to 4:30pm:

FEB. 9. SONGS, HYMNS AND STORIES IN DEFENCE OF CREATION

Drawing on the wisdom of many faith traditions, this will be an afternoon of performing stories, songs and lots of singing along.

MARCH 1. POEMS, STORIES & SONGS

MARCH 8. BUILDING AN ECOLOGICAL ACTIVIST BOOK OF SONGS, STORIES & POEMS