Student Day at The Forks

Sistema Winnipeg at Student Day at the Forks, CDM 2018. Photo by Debbie Ristimaki
Sistema Winnipeg at Student Day at the Forks, CDM 2018. Photo by Debbie Ristimaki

Student Day at The Forks is a feature project of Culture Days Manitoba that provides students, children and schools an opportunity to share, create and participate in arts, craft, film, theatre, sport, historical and cultural activities for free on the Friday of the Culture Days weekend.

STUDENT DAY AT THE FORKS
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27
10:00AM-2:00PM

Student Day at The Forks hosted by Culture Days Manitoba, supported by The Forks, is a completely free event designed to engage students in the Arts and Cultural Sector. It is a celebration that features performances and workshops, held on site at The Forks and inside the Forks Market, by organizations such as Festival du Voyageur's "Voyageur Day", Manitoba Theatre for Young People's Drame Workshops, Dance Workshops with Royal Dance, Movie Directing with On Screen Manitoba, "Stop Animation" by Freeze Frame Film Festival, "Our Values Tour" by the Canadian Museum for Human Rights to only name a few. This is a great opportunity to get involved, immerse students in cultural workshops, and celebrate our diversity.

Click here for the list of all of the activities

STORYTELLING DAY THROUGH DRAWING
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 27
1:00PM-2:00PM

Storytelling Day is a collective collaboration that welcomes multiple schools and features artists/instructors that love to engage groups of youth. Our arts focused curricula engages participation from multiple age groups. In past years we have worked on mass visual art pieces, collective drumming workshops and a mini-story telling festival. This year, join Art City at Oodena Celebration Circle at The Forks for a non-stop drawing experience. Explore improvised storytelling, drawing and group collaboration. For both the artist and non-artist alike.

For more info or to register your class please contact Kurt Tittlemier at mb.events@culturedays.ca or 204-918-7751.

Student Day is supported by TD and The Forks