It's another busy week in Eastern, MB! Take part in the last Eastman fishing derby of the season, or learn to grow mushroom – maybe you'd rather take in one of the fabulous concerts planned this week or make a planetary bracelet and align yourself with the heavens! No matter what you're in to, our Eastman organizations have you covered for another great week of adventures and discovery.
Learn How To Make Your Own Syrup and Grow Mushrooms
Winnipeg River Recreation District, Lac du Bonnet
This two-for-one class is an amazing deal, where you can learn about Growing Mushrooms & Making Maple Syrup! With the first session devoted to tapping Manitoba maple syrup, and the second focused on growing your own shiitake mushrooms! Your instructor Ken Fosty is very well known for his insights on both of these topics.
2017 Manitoba Country Music Association Male Artist of the Year, Quinton Blair
Pinawa Community Centre, Pinawa
EMCA Presents Quinton Blair, named Manitoba Country Music Association’s 2015, 2016 Roots Artist of the Year, along with most recently being named the MCMA 2017 Male Artist of the Year, his blue-collar approach to the music business has him pickin’ a guitar nearly every weekend, and has allowed him to play stages as far north as Nunavut and as far south as Tennessee, demonstrating his insatiable thirst for the stage.
Eastman's First Sprint Bake & Craft Sale of the Year!
Gardentown Museum and Park Association, Gardentown
Gardenton Park & Museum Spring Craft and Bake Sale with Easter paska and baba breads. Prune and poppyseed buns. Saurkraut. Hamburger and potato cheese perishky. Doughnuts fresh pies baked that morning and of course perogies!
A Fine Evening with Sheena Grobb
Moon Gate Guest House, Whitemouth
Find your Celtic groove and enjoy a fine evening with Sheena Grobb. From the rolling hills of Treherne Manitoba, Sheena grew up surrounded by traditional and modern Celtic music which often rang out through the house. Raised by her mother, a music and school teacher and her father a local grain farmer, the Rankin Family and Manitoba-born Loreena McKennitt were on constant rotation. A pilgrimage to Scotland with her mother and sister affirmed Sheena’s longstanding love affair with Europe’s Celtic nations. Later, Irish rock band The Cranberries and Canadian triple Juno Award winner Ashley MacIsaac, influenced her music and ignited her own Celtic heritage from first listen.
Last Chance to Win at Eastman Fishing Derbies
Lake Blvd, Falcon Lake
Head on out to the 15th Annual Falcon Lake Winter Fish Off and participate in Eastman's last ice fishing derby of the year. This year's grand prize is $15,000! With over $100,000 in potential cash, prizes and giveaways this year's Falcon Lake Winter Fish-Off is the biggest ever!
Make and Take with Jacobs Trading
Jacobs Trading, Beausejour
In this Make & Take you will create your very own Planetary Alignment Bracelet and receive a pamphlet with more information about each of the stones chosen for each planet!
More Great Events
An Informal Evening with Robert Purvis
Swing Catz Live at Diner on 52
Get featured in Eastman's Hot This Week! Let us know about your event and we'll help you promote it in a variety of ways.