Saturday, May 12th Mennonite Collegiate Institute (MCI) in Gretna will host its annual Spring Fundraiser at the school. The event will feature a couple of different things this year, including the debut of a new documentary about the school. Director of Student Life Services Paul Peters joins us now with all the details.
Doors open at 6:45pm for a coffee house style meet, greet and mingle in the foyer at the school with performances by past Made in Manitoba guest and MCIer Kenzie Jane, as well as Annika Enns-Dyck a graduate in 2014 and soon to graduate Scott Dick.
The evening will also feature performances in Buhler Hall by the school’s various vocal groups, and the debut of a new documentary Strength for Today, Bright Hope for Tomorrow which will reflect on MCI’s past, its present and future through the eyes of alumni covering nearly seven decades.
You can reserve your tickets now at on MCI’s website.
And here’s the trailer for the documentary: