December 2021 UM Community Events
This December explore University of Manitoba’s wide range of events. Choose from an outdoor science exhibit, a visit with Santa or entertaining trivia night and more!
Science Month – Fête de la Science
Explore this outdoor science exhibit, featuring incredible images highlighting University of Manitoba research ranging from health (research in immunology as well as complex diseases such as Alzheimer’s or cancers) to the study of our universe. On display now at the Alliance Française du Manitoba. Alliance Française – 934 Corydon Ave (Outdoor Display, Front Garden).
December 1-5, | Free
Desautels Faculty of Music Open House 2021
Experience a day-in-the-life of a music student, tour our facilities, attend courses and rehearsals, and meet with our faculty members and students at this year’s Desautels Faculty of Music open house.
December 2-3, 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. | Free
Bring your family to meet and take photos with Santa, make a Christmas ornament craft, and explore the Bruce D. Campbell Farm and Food Discovery Centre.
December 4, Multiple times | Free for children 0-2 years, $6/person ages 3+
Leadership Lunch and Learn Series
Join us for the James W. Burns Leadership Institute Virtual Lunch and Learn featuring Asper alumnus, Shreeraj Patel [BComm(Hons.)/02], Vice President – Commercial Financial Services at RBC as he takes the topic ‘The New Canadian – Stuck in the Middle’.
December 6, 12 p.m. – 1 p.m. | Free
Montreal Massacre Memorial Service
Attend the virtual memorial service in remembrance of the victims of the Montreal Massacre at Ecole Polytechnique on the National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women.
December 6, 10 a.m. | Free
UM Trivia Night – Holiday edition
Get out your best holiday sweaters and join alumni and friends online for fun, entertaining trivia and great prizes! You’ll be jingling all the way answering questions about pop culture, geography, general knowledge and UM fun facts. Mark your calendars, you won’t want to miss this! This program is generously sponsored by UM affinity partner, The Personal.
Dec 14, 7 p.m. | Free
Manitoba Agronomists’ Conference
Take part in this annual forum to discuss the latest developments and trends in crop production, crop protection and soil management in Manitoba.
December 15-16, 8.30 a.m. – 4.30 p.m. | Free
Get Out of the Cold Indoor Triathlon
Join experienced and non-experienced racers to partake in an athletic contest consisting of swimming, biking & running hosted by the University of Manitoba in partnership with Triathlon Manitoba at James Daly Fieldhouse, Max Bell Centre.
December 18, 1.00 p.m. – 6.00 p.m. | $55
For more events: University of Manitoba events calendar