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Events & Workshops

March–May 2017

  • March 10, 2017 - FM Cafe

    8:00 pm

    Category: FeatureFM Cafe

    St.Amant

    A Friday night social club offering a variety of live music and family fun. Everyone welcome. No registration is needed. This is for all ages and programs and services. Family members are welcome.

  • March 18, 2017 - Falcon Lake Winter Fish-Off and 1 other event

    2:00 pm

    Category: FeatureFalcon Lake Winter Fish-Off

    Falcon Lake Winter Fish-Off

    2:00 pm

    Category: FoundationFalcon Lake Winter Fish-Off

    Falcon Lake Winter Fish-Off

  • March 22, 2017 - A Spirited Art Soirée and 1 other event

    8:30 pm

    Category: FoundationA Spirited Art Soirée

    Wednesday, March 22, 2017
    5:30 pm to 8:00 pm
    $75 per ticket

    TICKETS AVAILABLE SOON

    The St.Amant Foundation is proud to announce it will be holding its sixth Spirited Art Soirée, presented by IMT, on Wednesday, March 22, 2017.

    This year’s theme – Home is where the heART is shines a light on a large part of the services offered by St.Amant. Through the various residential programs, St.Amant ensures that people with intellectual disabilities are connected to their community and have a comforting home. The art this year will be intimate creations made with love to compliment any home décor and guests are encouraged to bid on over 40 different art pieces to bring back into their own homes.

    Funds raised this year will support St.Amant and the St.Amant Research Centre and the work of improving lives for people with developmental disabilities. Since its beginnings, the Spirited Art Soirée has helped raise over $154,000!

    If you have any questions about the Soirée or if you are interested in sponsoring, please contact Chantal Champagne, Partnership and Events Coordinator at cchampagne@stamant.ca or 204-258-7050.

    A Spirited Art Soirée

    8:30 pm

    Category: FeatureA Spirited Art Soirée

    Wednesday, March 22, 2017
    5:30 pm to 8:00 pm
    $75 per ticket

    TICKETS AVAILABLE SOON

    The St.Amant Foundation is proud to announce it will be holding its sixth Spirited Art Soirée, presented by IMT, on Wednesday, March 22, 2017.

    This year’s theme – Home is where the heART is shines a light on a large part of the services offered by St.Amant. Through the various residential programs, St.Amant ensures that people with intellectual disabilities are connected to their community and have a comforting home. The art this year will be intimate creations made with love to compliment any home décor and guests are encouraged to bid on over 40 different art pieces to bring back into their own homes.

    Funds raised this year will support St.Amant and the St.Amant Research Centre and the work of improving lives for people with developmental disabilities. Since its beginnings, the Spirited Art Soirée has helped raise over $154,000!

    If you have any questions about the Soirée or if you are interested in sponsoring, please contact Chantal Champagne, Partnership and Events Coordinator at cchampagne@stamant.ca or 204-258-7050.

    A Spirited Art Soirée

  • March 24, 2017 - FM Cafe

    8:00 pm

    Category: FeatureFM Cafe

    St.Amant

    A Friday night social club offering a variety of live music and family fun. Everyone welcome. No registration is needed. This is for all ages and programs and services. Family members are welcome.

  • April 1, 2017 - Tattoo Fundraiser in support of St.Amant Autism Programs

    N/A

    Category: FoundationTattoo Fundraiser in support of St.Amant Autism Programs

    From April 1 -7, get a tattoo at Dead Man’s Hand Tattoo and a portion of the proceeds will support the St.Amant Autism Programs. Pre-drawn designs starting at $75 + tax.

    Dead Man’s Hand Tattoo
    1942 Main Street, Winnipeg

    For more information call 204-334-3144.

    Tattoo Fundraiser in support of St.Amant Autism Programs

  • April 2, 2017 - Tattoo Fundraiser in support of St.Amant Autism Programs

    N/A

    Category: FoundationTattoo Fundraiser in support of St.Amant Autism Programs

    From April 1 -7, get a tattoo at Dead Man’s Hand Tattoo and a portion of the proceeds will support the St.Amant Autism Programs. Pre-drawn designs starting at $75 + tax.

    Dead Man’s Hand Tattoo
    1942 Main Street, Winnipeg

    For more information call 204-334-3144.

    Tattoo Fundraiser in support of St.Amant Autism Programs

  • April 3, 2017 - Tattoo Fundraiser in support of St.Amant Autism Programs

    N/A

    Category: FoundationTattoo Fundraiser in support of St.Amant Autism Programs

    From April 1 -7, get a tattoo at Dead Man’s Hand Tattoo and a portion of the proceeds will support the St.Amant Autism Programs. Pre-drawn designs starting at $75 + tax.

    Dead Man’s Hand Tattoo
    1942 Main Street, Winnipeg

    For more information call 204-334-3144.

    Tattoo Fundraiser in support of St.Amant Autism Programs

  • April 4, 2017 - Tattoo Fundraiser in support of St.Amant Autism Programs

    N/A

    Category: FoundationTattoo Fundraiser in support of St.Amant Autism Programs

    From April 1 -7, get a tattoo at Dead Man’s Hand Tattoo and a portion of the proceeds will support the St.Amant Autism Programs. Pre-drawn designs starting at $75 + tax.

    Dead Man’s Hand Tattoo
    1942 Main Street, Winnipeg

    For more information call 204-334-3144.

    Tattoo Fundraiser in support of St.Amant Autism Programs

  • April 5, 2017 - Tattoo Fundraiser in support of St.Amant Autism Programs and 1 other event

    N/A

    Category: FoundationTattoo Fundraiser in support of St.Amant Autism Programs

    From April 1 -7, get a tattoo at Dead Man’s Hand Tattoo and a portion of the proceeds will support the St.Amant Autism Programs. Pre-drawn designs starting at $75 + tax.

    Dead Man’s Hand Tattoo
    1942 Main Street, Winnipeg

    For more information call 204-334-3144.

    Tattoo Fundraiser in support of St.Amant Autism Programs

    8:30 pm

    Category: WorkshopsMindful Self-Compassion Orientation Class

    Most of us feel compassion when a close friend is struggling. What would it be like to give yourself the same caring attention?

    In this program, you’ll learn:
    • how to stop being so hard on yourself
    • how to handle difficult emotions with greater ease
    • how to motivate yourself with encouragement rather than criticism
    • how to transform difficult relationships, both old and new
    • mindfulness and self-compassion practices for home and everyday life
    • the theory and research behind mindful self-compassion
    • how to become your own best teacher

    St.Amant is hosting an 8-week program that will teach practices that have the power to radically transform the way you relate to yourself and your life.

    April 5 Orientation (mandatory)
    April 12 – May 31 Wednesdays, 6 – 8:30 pm
    May 6 Half-day retreat, 9 am – 1 pm

    A sliding scale fee ensures our programs are accessible. Please consider paying at the level you can afford. Fees for similar programs can be upwards of $500. Minimum of $50 for materials and if you can afford it a donation is requested.

    Facilitators are Dr. Michael McIntyre and Jennifer Kilimnik

    For more information contact Audrey Beaudry 204-256-4301 ext. 2320.

    For more information: www.stamant.ca

    “A Moment of Self-Compassion can change your entire day. A string of such moments can change the course of your life.”
    -Christopher K. Germer

    Mindful Self-Compassion Orientation Class

  • April 6, 2017 - Tattoo Fundraiser in support of St.Amant Autism Programs

    N/A

    Category: FoundationTattoo Fundraiser in support of St.Amant Autism Programs

    From April 1 -7, get a tattoo at Dead Man’s Hand Tattoo and a portion of the proceeds will support the St.Amant Autism Programs. Pre-drawn designs starting at $75 + tax.

    Dead Man’s Hand Tattoo
    1942 Main Street, Winnipeg

    For more information call 204-334-3144.

    Tattoo Fundraiser in support of St.Amant Autism Programs

  • April 7, 2017 - Tattoo Fundraiser in support of St.Amant Autism Programs

    N/A

    Category: FoundationTattoo Fundraiser in support of St.Amant Autism Programs

    From April 1 -7, get a tattoo at Dead Man’s Hand Tattoo and a portion of the proceeds will support the St.Amant Autism Programs. Pre-drawn designs starting at $75 + tax.

    Dead Man’s Hand Tattoo
    1942 Main Street, Winnipeg

    For more information call 204-334-3144.

    Tattoo Fundraiser in support of St.Amant Autism Programs

  • April 12, 2017 - Mindful Self-Compassion Class

    N/A

    Category: WorkshopsMindful Self-Compassion Class

    Most of us feel compassion when a close friend is struggling. What would it be like to give yourself the same caring attention?

    In this program, you’ll learn:
    • how to stop being so hard on yourself
    • how to handle difficult emotions with greater ease
    • how to motivate yourself with encouragement rather than criticism
    • how to transform difficult relationships, both old and new
    • mindfulness and self-compassion practices for home and everyday life
    • the theory and research behind mindful self-compassion
    • how to become your own best teacher

    St.Amant is hosting an 8-week program that will teach practices that have the power to radically transform the way you relate to yourself and your life.

    April 5 Orientation (mandatory)
    April 12 – May 31 Wednesdays, 6 – 8:30 pm
    May 6 Half-day retreat, 9 am – 1 pm

    A sliding scale fee ensures our programs are accessible. Please consider paying at the level you can afford. Fees for similar programs can be upwards of $500. Minimum of $50 for materials and if you can afford it a donation is requested.

    Facilitators are Dr. Michael McIntyre and Jennifer Kilimnik

    For more information contact Audrey Beaudry 204-256-4301 ext. 2320.

    For more information: www.stamant.ca

    “A Moment of Self-Compassion can change your entire day. A string of such moments can change the course of your life.”
    -Christopher K. Germer

    Mindful Self-Compassion Class

  • April 19, 2017 - Mindful Self-Compassion Class

    N/A

    Category: WorkshopsMindful Self-Compassion Class

    Most of us feel compassion when a close friend is struggling. What would it be like to give yourself the same caring attention?

    In this program, you’ll learn:
    • how to stop being so hard on yourself
    • how to handle difficult emotions with greater ease
    • how to motivate yourself with encouragement rather than criticism
    • how to transform difficult relationships, both old and new
    • mindfulness and self-compassion practices for home and everyday life
    • the theory and research behind mindful self-compassion
    • how to become your own best teacher

    St.Amant is hosting an 8-week program that will teach practices that have the power to radically transform the way you relate to yourself and your life.

    April 5 Orientation (mandatory)
    April 12 – May 31 Wednesdays, 6 – 8:30 pm
    May 6 Half-day retreat, 9 am – 1 pm

    A sliding scale fee ensures our programs are accessible. Please consider paying at the level you can afford. Fees for similar programs can be upwards of $500. Minimum of $50 for materials and if you can afford it a donation is requested.

    Facilitators are Dr. Michael McIntyre and Jennifer Kilimnik

    For more information contact Audrey Beaudry 204-256-4301 ext. 2320.

    For more information: www.stamant.ca

    “A Moment of Self-Compassion can change your entire day. A string of such moments can change the course of your life.”
    -Christopher K. Germer

    Mindful Self-Compassion Class

  • April 26, 2017 - Mindful Self-Compassion Class

    N/A

    Category: WorkshopsMindful Self-Compassion Class

    Most of us feel compassion when a close friend is struggling. What would it be like to give yourself the same caring attention?

    In this program, you’ll learn:
    • how to stop being so hard on yourself
    • how to handle difficult emotions with greater ease
    • how to motivate yourself with encouragement rather than criticism
    • how to transform difficult relationships, both old and new
    • mindfulness and self-compassion practices for home and everyday life
    • the theory and research behind mindful self-compassion
    • how to become your own best teacher

    St.Amant is hosting an 8-week program that will teach practices that have the power to radically transform the way you relate to yourself and your life.

    April 5 Orientation (mandatory)
    April 12 – May 31 Wednesdays, 6 – 8:30 pm
    May 6 Half-day retreat, 9 am – 1 pm

    A sliding scale fee ensures our programs are accessible. Please consider paying at the level you can afford. Fees for similar programs can be upwards of $500. Minimum of $50 for materials and if you can afford it a donation is requested.

    Facilitators are Dr. Michael McIntyre and Jennifer Kilimnik

    For more information contact Audrey Beaudry 204-256-4301 ext. 2320.

    For more information: www.stamant.ca

    “A Moment of Self-Compassion can change your entire day. A string of such moments can change the course of your life.”
    -Christopher K. Germer

    Mindful Self-Compassion Class

  • April 27, 2017 - Feeding, Swallowing, Nutrition and Oral Care Workshop

    4:00 pm

    Category: WorkshopsFeeding, Swallowing, Nutrition and Oral Care Workshop

    Registration Begins at 8:30 am
    Healthy Mid-Morning Break, Soup & Salad Lunch and Refreshments Provided

    Developed for Direct Service Providers, this workshop reviews the importance of identifying risk factors, nutrition, and adaptive strategies involved in supporting individuals with their mealtime experience.

    Participants will learn:
    Strategies to maximize independence at mealtime
    Risks for adults with developmental disabilities
    Impact of the environment on eating
    Physical mechanisms of swallowing
    Importance of positioning and adaptive equipment
    Nutrition in health and food modifications
    Effective oral care and oral hygiene
    How the senses affect the mealtime experience
    Mealtime management for persons with dementia
    Techniques and specialized products available to ensure food and liquid are prepared at the safest texture and consistency

    Early Bird before April 13, 2017 $125/person
    Regular Rate: $150/person

    Click here to Register!

    For more information, email Audrey Beaudry or call: 204.256.4301 ext 2320

  • May 3, 2017 - Mindful Self-Compassion Class

    N/A

    Category: WorkshopsMindful Self-Compassion Class

    Most of us feel compassion when a close friend is struggling. What would it be like to give yourself the same caring attention?

    In this program, you’ll learn:
    • how to stop being so hard on yourself
    • how to handle difficult emotions with greater ease
    • how to motivate yourself with encouragement rather than criticism
    • how to transform difficult relationships, both old and new
    • mindfulness and self-compassion practices for home and everyday life
    • the theory and research behind mindful self-compassion
    • how to become your own best teacher

    St.Amant is hosting an 8-week program that will teach practices that have the power to radically transform the way you relate to yourself and your life.

    April 5 Orientation (mandatory)
    April 12 – May 31 Wednesdays, 6 – 8:30 pm
    May 6 Half-day retreat, 9 am – 1 pm

    A sliding scale fee ensures our programs are accessible. Please consider paying at the level you can afford. Fees for similar programs can be upwards of $500. Minimum of $50 for materials and if you can afford it a donation is requested.

    Facilitators are Dr. Michael McIntyre and Jennifer Kilimnik

    For more information contact Audrey Beaudry 204-256-4301 ext. 2320.

    For more information: www.stamant.ca

    “A Moment of Self-Compassion can change your entire day. A string of such moments can change the course of your life.”
    -Christopher K. Germer

    Mindful Self-Compassion Class

  • May 10, 2017 - Mindful Self-Compassion Class

    N/A

    Category: WorkshopsMindful Self-Compassion Class

    Most of us feel compassion when a close friend is struggling. What would it be like to give yourself the same caring attention?

    In this program, you’ll learn:
    • how to stop being so hard on yourself
    • how to handle difficult emotions with greater ease
    • how to motivate yourself with encouragement rather than criticism
    • how to transform difficult relationships, both old and new
    • mindfulness and self-compassion practices for home and everyday life
    • the theory and research behind mindful self-compassion
    • how to become your own best teacher

    St.Amant is hosting an 8-week program that will teach practices that have the power to radically transform the way you relate to yourself and your life.

    April 5 Orientation (mandatory)
    April 12 – May 31 Wednesdays, 6 – 8:30 pm
    May 6 Half-day retreat, 9 am – 1 pm

    A sliding scale fee ensures our programs are accessible. Please consider paying at the level you can afford. Fees for similar programs can be upwards of $500. Minimum of $50 for materials and if you can afford it a donation is requested.

    Facilitators are Dr. Michael McIntyre and Jennifer Kilimnik

    For more information contact Audrey Beaudry 204-256-4301 ext. 2320.

    For more information: www.stamant.ca

    “A Moment of Self-Compassion can change your entire day. A string of such moments can change the course of your life.”
    -Christopher K. Germer

    Mindful Self-Compassion Class

  • May 17, 2017 - Mindful Self-Compassion Class

    N/A

    Category: WorkshopsMindful Self-Compassion Class

    Most of us feel compassion when a close friend is struggling. What would it be like to give yourself the same caring attention?

    In this program, you’ll learn:
    • how to stop being so hard on yourself
    • how to handle difficult emotions with greater ease
    • how to motivate yourself with encouragement rather than criticism
    • how to transform difficult relationships, both old and new
    • mindfulness and self-compassion practices for home and everyday life
    • the theory and research behind mindful self-compassion
    • how to become your own best teacher

    St.Amant is hosting an 8-week program that will teach practices that have the power to radically transform the way you relate to yourself and your life.

    April 5 Orientation (mandatory)
    April 12 – May 31 Wednesdays, 6 – 8:30 pm
    May 6 Half-day retreat, 9 am – 1 pm

    A sliding scale fee ensures our programs are accessible. Please consider paying at the level you can afford. Fees for similar programs can be upwards of $500. Minimum of $50 for materials and if you can afford it a donation is requested.

    Facilitators are Dr. Michael McIntyre and Jennifer Kilimnik

    For more information contact Audrey Beaudry 204-256-4301 ext. 2320.

    For more information: www.stamant.ca

    “A Moment of Self-Compassion can change your entire day. A string of such moments can change the course of your life.”
    -Christopher K. Germer

    Mindful Self-Compassion Class

  • May 24, 2017 - Mindful Self-Compassion Class

    N/A

    Category: WorkshopsMindful Self-Compassion Class

    Most of us feel compassion when a close friend is struggling. What would it be like to give yourself the same caring attention?

    In this program, you’ll learn:
    • how to stop being so hard on yourself
    • how to handle difficult emotions with greater ease
    • how to motivate yourself with encouragement rather than criticism
    • how to transform difficult relationships, both old and new
    • mindfulness and self-compassion practices for home and everyday life
    • the theory and research behind mindful self-compassion
    • how to become your own best teacher

    St.Amant is hosting an 8-week program that will teach practices that have the power to radically transform the way you relate to yourself and your life.

    April 5 Orientation (mandatory)
    April 12 – May 31 Wednesdays, 6 – 8:30 pm
    May 6 Half-day retreat, 9 am – 1 pm

    A sliding scale fee ensures our programs are accessible. Please consider paying at the level you can afford. Fees for similar programs can be upwards of $500. Minimum of $50 for materials and if you can afford it a donation is requested.

    Facilitators are Dr. Michael McIntyre and Jennifer Kilimnik

    For more information contact Audrey Beaudry 204-256-4301 ext. 2320.

    For more information: www.stamant.ca

    “A Moment of Self-Compassion can change your entire day. A string of such moments can change the course of your life.”
    -Christopher K. Germer

    Mindful Self-Compassion Class

  • May 27, 2017 - Color Me Rad 5K and 1 other event

    11:30 am

    Category: FoundationColor Me Rad 5K

    Over the last three years, you've helped us ensure that the children and adults with developmental disabilities and autism who are supported by St.Amant in Manitoba have the opportunity to live more inclusive lives. Thanks to everyone for using the promo code STAMANT, nearly $50,000 was raised over three years for the St.Amant Foundation!
    Can we count on your help again?

    The St.Amant Foundation is the charity partner for Color Me Rad 5K Winnipeg for a fourth time! We dare you to be rad and register with the promo code STAMANT and 20% of the fee will be donated to St.Amant. You can run or walk the colourful 5K on Saturday, May 27 at the Red River Exhibition Park. Your RAD 5k Registration comes with race T-Shirt, RAD tattoo, a color pack, and sunglasses.

    REGISTER HERE

    Loyalty Registration Starts January 18 at $27 USD

    Early Bird Registration Starts February 4 at $30 USD

    Regular Registration Starts February 25 at $33 USD

    ALL PRICES ARE IN US DOLLARS.

    Volunteer information is coming soon.

    Watch some of the non-toxic, non-rash-inducing, coloured cornstarch fun from previous Color Me Rad 5Ks.

    https://youtu.be/BJ1PizsirTQ

    Color Me Rad 5K

    11:30 am

    Category: FeatureColor Me Rad 5K

    Over the last three years, you've helped us ensure that the children and adults with developmental disabilities and autism who are supported by St.Amant in Manitoba have the opportunity to live more inclusive lives. Thanks to everyone for using the promo code STAMANT, nearly $50,000 was raised over three years for the St.Amant Foundation!
    Can we count on your help again?

    The St.Amant Foundation is the charity partner for Color Me Rad 5K Winnipeg for a fourth time! We dare you to be rad and register with the promo code STAMANT and 20% of the fee will be donated to St.Amant. You can run or walk the colourful 5K on Saturday, May 27 at the Red River Exhibition Park. Your RAD 5k Registration comes with race T-Shirt, RAD tattoo, a color pack, and sunglasses.

    REGISTER HERE

    Loyalty Registration Starts January 18 at $27 USD

    Early Bird Registration Starts February 4 at $30 USD

    Regular Registration Starts February 25 at $33 USD

    ALL PRICES ARE IN US DOLLARS.

    Volunteer information is coming soon.

    Watch some of the non-toxic, non-rash-inducing, coloured cornstarch fun from previous Color Me Rad 5Ks.

    https://youtu.be/BJ1PizsirTQ

    Color Me Rad 5K

  • May 31, 2017 - Mindful Self-Compassion Class

    N/A

    Category: WorkshopsMindful Self-Compassion Class

    Most of us feel compassion when a close friend is struggling. What would it be like to give yourself the same caring attention?

    In this program, you’ll learn:
    • how to stop being so hard on yourself
    • how to handle difficult emotions with greater ease
    • how to motivate yourself with encouragement rather than criticism
    • how to transform difficult relationships, both old and new
    • mindfulness and self-compassion practices for home and everyday life
    • the theory and research behind mindful self-compassion
    • how to become your own best teacher

    St.Amant is hosting an 8-week program that will teach practices that have the power to radically transform the way you relate to yourself and your life.

    April 5 Orientation (mandatory)
    April 12 – May 31 Wednesdays, 6 – 8:30 pm
    May 6 Half-day retreat, 9 am – 1 pm

    A sliding scale fee ensures our programs are accessible. Please consider paying at the level you can afford. Fees for similar programs can be upwards of $500. Minimum of $50 for materials and if you can afford it a donation is requested.

    Facilitators are Dr. Michael McIntyre and Jennifer Kilimnik

    For more information contact Audrey Beaudry 204-256-4301 ext. 2320.

    For more information: www.stamant.ca

    “A Moment of Self-Compassion can change your entire day. A string of such moments can change the course of your life.”
    -Christopher K. Germer

    Mindful Self-Compassion Class