Manitoba Libraries Conference 2016: Finalizing The Schedule

This site originally started as a library blog, hence the name Stacks and Ranges. Now we go from browsing the library of my mind to going to something related to libraries. Spring time means conference time to library professionals, and Winnipeg proves no exception. The Manitoba Libraries Conference has already started and slated to finish … Continue reading Manitoba Libraries Conference 2016: Finalizing The Schedule

Starfire Bellydance Collective Shivers and Shimmies Showcase

This troupe combines years of training with years of experience from choreography to costume making. Like superheroes they go about their daily lives until that moment they don the sparkle to perform, and impart their knowledge, for others. I am talking about the Starfire Bellydance Collective. They will have their weekend workshop on February 6-7 … Continue reading Starfire Bellydance Collective Shivers and Shimmies Showcase

Early Morning Commute Part The Second

Where was I? Oh, yes, I dreamed about being back in high school. I had an assignment due on the play, and I couldn't finish it. I saw Richard, but I didn't have my assignment finished, so I couldn't talk to him. The things my mind digs up even leaves me confused. This whole mobile … Continue reading Early Morning Commute Part The Second

Early Morning Commute

Welcome to the first live blog post from a bouncing bus. It's 6:34, Winnipeg slowly wakes up, hunting for its first coffee of the day. Let's get something out of the way first: I have not finished watching The Crucible from Digital Theatre. I ate a conservative amount of perogies, and watched up to John … Continue reading Early Morning Commute

Provisons and Ways to Survive a Winnipeg Cold Spell

Not again: We did have some mild weather.  Keep in mind a change in weather usually means swapping for something else.  We have a sunny day, but it is really, really cold.  Friday we had mild temperatures, but nearly zero visibility with all the snow.  Winnipeg just had its roads cleared of its ruts, only … Continue reading Provisons and Ways to Survive a Winnipeg Cold Spell