West End Cultural Centre


West End Cultural Centre
West End Cultural Centre, Ellice Avenue, Winnipeg, MB, Canada


June 11, 2022


8:00 pm



Leaf Rapids at the West End Neighbourhood Patio

The West End Cultural Centre will continue to require that patrons wear facemasks and show proof of vaccination for all events in the venue.
We will continue to evaluate this policy as circumstances evolve.

It started the way all good things do, with a story, one that emerged from the time-shrouded attics of Keri Latimer’s family history. A tale of the great-grandmother she knew only as tiny and soft-spoken, a gentle soul who only spoke Japanese. Who would have guessed that once, in her youth, that same little old lady stabbed a man with a pair of barbershop shears?

That tale became the torch to light a new journey. As the years turned, Keri plunged into the depths of her family’s ancestral memories, resurfacing with stories like jewels that had been tucked away and forgotten. These she polished and kept safe, waiting until it was time to hold their colours up to the light once more.

Now, all of those stories come together on Citizen Alien, the brand-new sophomore album from Winnipeg folk duo Leaf Rapids. The project is a labour of love for Keri and her husband, Devin Latimer. Through their own family’s stories they created a new world from the old, delving into the intimate truths told by voices from decades long gone.

Leaf Rapids
West End Neighbourhood Patio
Saturday, June 11, 2022
Doors – 6:30pm
Show – 8:00pm
Tickets – $20.00 + Service Fees
Tickets available online at wecc.eventbrite.ca
Proof of Vaccination & ID Required