This year’s festival, that runs from Wednesday, April 24 to Tuesday, May 7, features a book launch by Bruce Campbell, an artist pop-up gallery, poetry by
Festival goers will learn about the issues facing today’s
Rail Transport and Safety for Jobs, Communities and the Environment
Author Bruce Campbell
Day of Mourning Ceremony
Join the annual day of mourning for workers who have lost their lives while at work on Sunday, April 28, 12:00pm at the Firefighters Memorial Monument, behind 65 Brunswick St. Co-presented by the Fredericton District
Join the opening of the Mayworks Popup Gallery on Wednesday, May 1, 4:00-6:00pm at Connexion ARC, Room 103, Charlotte Street Arts Centre, 732 Charlotte St. The exhibition will be on display from May 1-5.
Celebrate May Day with an Acadian Kitchen Party
Celebrate May Day, the International Workers’ Day, on Wed, May 1, 7:00pm at Capital Winter Club, 232 Rookwood Dr.
Songs For Social Justice: Open Mic Night
Enjoy the musicians playing songs for social justice at an open-mic night on Friday, May 3, 7:00pm at Maybee Brewery, 559 Wilsey Rd.
Direct Action Workshop
Join seasoned activists trained in direct action for a workshop on Saturday, May 4, 10:00am-4:00pm at Brian Mulroney Hall, Rooms 202, St. Thomas University. Lunch provided. All welcome. No cost. RSVP: email@example.com.
Poetry & Power
Hear the powerful poetry and words of
The award-winning film by Min Sook Lee follows the struggles of women migrant farm workers in Canada will screen on Tues, May 7, 7:00pm at Gallery on Queen, 406 Queen St. Co-presented by Canada Research Chair in Global & International Studies, Cinema Politica Fredericton & No One Is Illegal Fredericton.
Community groups/businesses supporting Mayworks Fredericton 2019 include: Canada Research Chair in Global and International Studies, Cinema Politica Fredericton, Higgins Insurance, New Brunswick Immigrant Women’s Association, NB Media Co-op, No One Is Illegal-Fredericton, RAVEN, and Societé
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