Around Rupert’s Land

Here are some events being held around Rupert’s Land. Follow the links for more information.

Black History Month

presentations of the feature film “Billy”
sponsored by Winesto Films Inc.

Saturday, February 26, 2011, 1st Show at 5:00 pm and 2nd Show at 7:00 pm
Berney Theatre, 123 Doncaster at the Asper Campus
$10 per ticket; Advance tickets available by contacting Ernesto Griffith at 918-9300 or by sending an email to

Produced by Ernesto Griffith & Winston Moxam, “Billy” won the 2010 Human Rights Commitment Award in Manitoba.The film stars Ernesto Griffith as Billy Beal, a Black pioneer who moved from Minneapolis, Minnesota to Swan River, Manitoba in 1906.

A little bit of Bible
and a little bit of Breakfast

Journey With Jonah
or, Awkward Moments Below Deck

Saturday, March 5, 2011, 9:00 – 11:30 am
St John’s College (Cross Common Room)
92 Dysart Rd. Ample parking in ‘Q’ Lot
$10 for breakfast, Bring a Bible (we have extra)

Might the Bible be more than a book about history, promise, and morality? John Stafford, Dean of Theology at St John’s College thinks so. Come join us for some prayers, some food, some good conversation, as we explore together.

St. Aiden’s presents
Events with Rev’d Canon George Kovoor

George Kovoor has been the Principal of Trinity College Bristol UK since July 2005. He has a big vision: ‘a new evangelisation of the UK, Europe and the nations’. He is a passionate and committed student of Jesus. George is focused on the Kingdom of God and its extension in every sphere of life. He encourages the deepening of Christian discipleship through earnest prayer, the rigorous study of the Bible and audacious mission. For more information on the below events see

“The Church that makes a Difference”

April 8-9, 2011, 7 pm Friday & 10 am Saturday
St Aidan’s Anglican Church, corner of Kingsway and Campbell
$25 including all coffee breaks
participants are encouraged to bring their own lunch

The Rev’d Canon George Kovoor speaking.
For reservations call 489-3390 or email

St Aidan’s Christian School fund-raising dinner

April 9, 2011, 6 pm
Piazza di Nardi corner of Taylor and Waverley
$150 ($100 tax receipt)

The Rev’d Canon George Kovoor speaking.
For reservations call 489-3390.

Eucharist service
sermon “Bearing False Witness”

April 10, 2011, 8:30 am & 10 am
St. Aidan, Wpg
The Rev’d Canon George Kovoor will be preaching on “Bearing False Witness”. All are welcome.

Can you hear the drum?

May 16-18, 2011
University of Winnipeg

The Churches’ Council on Theological Education Conference includes keynote addresses, smaller group workshops, worship and artistic expression as well as learning in the community to enrich our experience together.  Participants from a wide range of interest in theological education further enrich our learning together. more information or to register