Celebrations in 2019

A number of events are being planned or considered for the 100th anniversary of the General Strike. We will keep you updated. For now this is what I know about:

2019 STRIKE CELEBRATIONS:

Launch of Magnificent Fight, my book on the Winnipeg Strike.                McNally Robinson, May 2nd, 7pm

1919 Strike Conference, May 8-11, University of Winnipeg

Myers LLP Social, May 11, 2019, Ukrainian Labour Temple

Mb Building Trades Gala Dinner, May 15, 2019, Convention centre

UFCW Parade & CUPE Concert, May 25th, 2019, Exchange district to Memorial Park

Sympathetic Strike Tour, May 26, North end/South End/Exchange

(see the Strike Tour page on this blog to participate.)

MGEU Concert, June 8, 2019, Old market square

STRIKE the Musical, June 19- July 9 Rainbow Stage

OTHER RELATED CELEBRATIONS:

100th Anniversary of the Ukrainian Labour Temple (February 14), event on April 26

MayWorks Festival of Labour and the Arts, May, numerous locations

Premier of  STAND the movie based on STRIKE the Musical, May 15

Social Planning Council of Winnipeg, 100th Anniversary, April 26th 

 

 

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