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May, 2016

Southland Leisure Centre Ongoing Events

Dates / Times2016-05-01 to 2017-10-30 (00:00 to 00:00)

OrganizationCity of Calgary Southland Leisure Centre

TypeRecurring

Community

2000 Southland Dr. S.W.
Calgary, AB
T2V 4S4

403.648.6555

tracy.luther@calgary.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/calgaryrecreationhttps://twitter.com/@YYCRecreation

City of Calgary Southland Leisure Centre Ongoing Events. Weekly family events, badminton, basketball, drop in soccer, rock climbing wall, gymnastics, swimming, preschool activities and children/youth activities. Check out our programs by selecting the home icon above or call 403.648.6555

Village Square Leisure Centre Ongoing Events

Dates / Times2016-05-01 to 2017-10-30 (00:00 to 00:00)

OrganizationCity of Calgary Village Square Leisure Centre

TypeRecurring

Community

2623 56 St. N.E
Calgary, AB
T1Y 5J1

403.366.3900

tracy.luther@calgary.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/calgaryrecreationhttps://twitter.com/@YYCRecreation

City of Calgary Village Square Leisure Centre Ongoing Events. Weekly family events, badminton, basketball, drop in soccer, rock climbing wall, gymnastics, swimming, preschool activities and children/youth activities. Check out our programs by selecting the home icon above or call 403.366.3900

Shouldice Aquatic & Fitness Centre Ongoing Events

Dates / Times2016-05-01 to 2016-11-30 (00:00 to 00:00)

OrganizationCity of Calgary

TypeRecurring

Community

5303 Bowness Rd. N.W.
Calgary, AB
T3B 0C1

403.268.2489

tracy.luther@calgary.caWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/ShouldiceAquaticCentre

City of Calgary Shouldice Aquatic & Fitness Centre Ongoing Events. Weekly family events, day camps and swimming activities for children, yours and adults. Check out our programs by selecting the home icon above or call 403.268.2489

Parkdale Farmer's Market

Dates / Times2016-05-01 to 2016-12-28 (14:00 to 18:30)

OrganizationParkdale Farmer's Market

TypeRecurring

Community

3512 5 Avenue NW
Calgary, AB
T2N 0V7

403.837.3640

parkdalefarmersmarket@gmail.comhttp://facebook.com/parkdalemarket

The Parkdale Farmer's Market is an indoor market, open every Wednesday, all year round. Features local vendors, hand-made crafts, fresh produce. Admission is free.

Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous (FA) Meeting

Dates / Times2016-05-01 to 2016-12-19 (19:00 to 20:30)

OrganizationFood Addicts in Recovery Anonymous (FA)

TypeRecurring

Community

2919 - 8th Avenue NW
Calgary, AB
T2N 1C8

403.686.7544

susan.fleury@rogers.comWebsite

Are you underweight, overweight, bulimic, obsessed with weight or dieting? Food Addicts in Recovery Anonymous (FA) is a free Twelve Step recovery program for anyone suffering from food obsession.There are no dues, fees, or weigh-ins at FA meetings. FA is a fellowship of individuals who, through shared experience and mutual support, are recovering from the disease of food addiction. Join us every Monday night at the Parkdale United Church from 7-8:30pm. There is a solution.

JAZZERCISE CAMBRIAN HEIGHTS - First class FREE!

Dates / Times2016-05-01 to 2016-05-31 (00:00 to 00:00)

OrganizationScary Bunny Be Fit

TypeRecurring

Community

600 Northmount Drive NW
Calgary, AB
T2K 3J5

scarybunnybefit@gmail.comWebsite

Keep your week in party mode with Jazzercise! We’ve got the moves to torch fat, sculpt lean muscle and crush calories….and you will have a blast doing it. Transform your body, boost your mood and ignite your energy at Cambrian Heights Jazzercise! Monday/Wednesday/Friday 5:45PM Continuous Registration, First class FREE! For more information visit www.scarybunnybefit.com

2016 Synchronized Swimming Summer Camp Registration Now Open

Dates / Times2016-05-01 to 2016-08-15 (08:30 to 16:30)

OrganizationCalgary Aquabelles

TypeMulti Day

Community

2225 Macleod Trail South
Calgary, AB
T2G 5B6

Office@aquabelles.comWebsite

The Calgary Aquabelles Synchronized Swimming Club and the Talisman Centre have partnered to offer this summer’s most fun and exciting synchronized swimming camps. Campers will discover the passion for this unique sport though a fun and engaging program highlighting the fundamental skills of synchronized swimming. Coaches for this program are from the Calgary Aquabelles, an organization with fifty years of synchronized swimming expertise. Camp administration and registration is done through Talisman an organization known for world-class sport activity. Synchronized swimming appeals to boys and girls who love to swim, enjoys music, and likes to dance or do gymnastics. The sport combines all of these things into one. It fosters fun and friendships as the swimmers learn skills together while supporting one another’s progress. The camp is open to boys and girls ages 6 to 12 who would like to try synchronized swimming for the first time. Swimmers must be comfortable in deep water and able to swim 25 meters without assistance. These full day camps will operate on the following weeks: July 4-8, 2016 ($316) July 18-22, 2016 ($316) August 2-5, 2016 ($316) August 15-19, 2016 ($316) (Complimentary before and after care is provided.)

Intellidance® Babies (3-11 months) Classes

Dates / Times2016-05-01 to 2016-06-16 (10:00 to 11:00)

OrganizationIntellidance®

TypeRecurring

Community

5432 Dalhart Rd NW
Calgary, AB
T3A 1V6

403.870.7877

mel.gibb@intellidance.caWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/intellidancecalgary/https://www.youtube.com/user/Intellidancing

Come and learn how dance, music, and play can nurture early neural development, while strengthening the caregiver-baby bond! Each week will introduce a new development topic to help you understand how to support your baby’s growth. Dance and music concepts will be introduced through circle dances, free exploration, songs and rhymes, and sensory activities that help foster your baby’s cognitive, emotional, and physical health. Caregivers will delight in watching their little ones grow and learn while making friends and socializing with others.

Intellidance® Tots (2-4years) Classes

Dates / Times2016-05-01 to 2016-06-16 (11:00 to 11:45)

OrganizationIntellidance®

TypeRecurring

Community

5432 Dalhart Rd NW
Calgary, AB
T3A 1V6

403.870.7877

mel.gibb@intellidance.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/intellidancecalgaryhttp://youtube.com/intellidancing

Intellidance® Tots offers a lively environment for independent movers and their caregivers, to experience the joy of dance and movement together. Kids love to figure things out, and this class will provide opportunities to problem solve together. Discover and explore movement concepts, while gaining balance, flexibility, and co-ordination. Animated story telling, songs and rhymes, instruments, props, and simple choreography will add fun and excitement!

Intellidance® Tykes (12-23 months) Classes

Dates / Times2016-05-01 to 2016-06-25 (10:00 to 10:45)

OrganizationIntellidance®

TypeRecurring

Community

5432 Dalhart Rd NW
Calgary, AB
T3A 1V6

403.870.7877

mel.gibb@intellidance.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/intellidancecalgaryhttp://youtube.com/intellidancing

Creeping, crawling, walking, bouncing! Your little one is now moving and exploring the world like never before. With busy little ones in mind Intellidance® Tykes will continue to focus on nurturing gross motor, emotional and social development, through movement concepts, circle dances, free exploration, songs and rhymes, and sensory activities. Caregivers will delight in watching their little ones curiosity and joy making friends and socializing with others.

Intellidance® Family (1-5years) Classes

Dates / Times2016-05-01 to 2016-06-25 (11:00 to 11:45)

OrganizationIntellidance®

TypeRecurring

Community

5432 Dalhart Rd NW
Calgary, AB
T3A 1V6

403.870.7877

mel.gibb@intellidance.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/intellidancecalgaryhttp://youtube.com/intellidancing

Intellidance® Family takes parents and children (age 1-5) on a dance adventure where movement, music, and imagination rule! As families grow and change, they need a place where the whole gang can dance and play together! Historically, people all over the world have learned cultural dance and music in multi-generational settings. Intellidance® Family explores global culture through collaborative dance, story-telling, and musical experiences designed to foster a sense of community. Parents get active, modelling the actions for their children and promoting physical activity as a family. Children learn dance and movement concepts while singing, playing, and using their imaginations in an animated and open environment.

Have you ever been concerned about your gambling?

Dates / Times2016-05-04 to 2016-06-30 (00:00 to 00:00)

OrganizationUniversity of Calgary

TypeRecurring

Community

2500 University Drive
Calgary, AB
T2N 1N4

403.220.4238

gfstudy@ucalgary.caWebsitehttps://twitter.com/CNSLabUCalgary

Do you gamble too much? The University of Calgary is conducting a CONFIDENTIAL study that explores gamblers’ personality, abilities and other experiences What is involved? We will contact you via telephone to see if you are eligible to participate. If eligible, we will invite you for two sessions in person at the University of Calgary where you complete interviews, questionnaires and psychological tests (parking pass will be provided). Any information collected during the process is completely confidential – your personal information will not be disclosed to anyone outside the study. Eligible volunteers will receive $90.00 for participation. CALL US for more information 403-220-4238 or email us gfstudy@ucalgary.ca Study website: http://addiction.ucalgary.ca/gambling-family-study This study has been approved by the University of Calgary Conjoint Faculties Research Ethics Board.

Meet & Eat at The Square

Dates / Times2016-05-06 to 2016-06-29 (11:30 to 14:00)

OrganizationStrathcona Square Shopping Centre

TypeRecurring

Community

555 Strathcona Blvd, SW
Calgary, AB
T3H 2Z9

403.203.9243

events@dmeinc.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/StrathconaSquareShoppingCentre/https://twitter.com/StrathconaMall

Meet & Eat at the Square is back! We are bringing the most delicious Food Trucks in Calgary to Strathcona Square for Spring & Summer! Food Trucks will be on site every Wednesday & Saturday, May through June from 11:30am-2:00pm. Calgary's culinary travelling cuisine offer ethnic, styles, pricing and flavors that you have to come experience for yourself. Come to Strathcona Square every Wednesday & Saturday, May through June, to expand your tastebuds with some of Calgary's BEST Food Trucks!

Learn a language @ MRU!

Dates / Times2016-05-11 to 2016-06-30 (00:00 to 00:00)

OrganizationMount Royal University

TypeRecurring

Community

4825 Mount Royal Gate SW
Calgary, AB
T3E 6K6

403.440.5100

ceworldlanguages@mtroyal.caWebsite

French? German? Italian? Portuguese? Spanish? From One Day Travel courses on Saturdays to conversation courses and language & culture courses in the evenings. Visit our website today to register for a course that fits your interests.

The Market on Stephen Avenue

Dates / Times2016-05-12 to 2016-09-20 (10:01 to 15:00)

OrganizationDelisle Marketing & Events Inc

TypeMulti Day

Community

Stephen Avenue
Calgary, AB
T2G 5P6

403.203.9243

coordinator@dmeinc.caWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/events/534170603410913/

Join us on the block with the Telus Convention Centre & the block with Winners & Goodlife (1st Street SW & Centre Street) every 2nd Tuesday: April 12 & 26 May 10 & 24 June 7 & 21 July 5 & 19 August 9 & 23 September 6 & 20 from 10:00am till 3:00pm You will find up to 40 vendors with Fresh Food (produce, meats, etc), Spices, Sauces, Treats, Art, Fashion, Jewellery and so much more! Make a Trip to Downtown Calgary for your Farmer's Market needs; see you on the "Walk"! For more information on the market & vendor opportunities please call 403-203-9243 or email coordinator@dmeinc.ca

Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Jersey Lily

Dates / Times2016-05-14 to 2016-06-12 (19:30 to 16:00)

OrganizationVertigo Theatre

TypeMulti Day

Community

161, 115 9th Ave SE
Calgary, AB
T2G 0P5

403.260.4765

marketing@vertigotheatre.comWebsitehttps://twitter.com/Vertigotheatrehttps://www.youtube.com/channel/UCysUAidYvL3DhmYfPLEosAA

Directed by Craig Hall THE WIT OF OSCAR WILDE MEETS THE CUNNING OF SIR ARTHUR CONAN DOYLE Threatened with blackmail over private correspondence with the Prince of Wales, legendary Victorian actress Lillie Langtry turns to famed detective Sherlock Holmes to get her letters back. With the nation’s most precious jewels and the reputation of the monarchy at stake, Holmes must engage in a battle of wits with a former nemesis, Professor Moriarty, to solve the case. And when Oscar Wilde himself enters the scene, sparkling repartee abounds! Produced by special arrangement with Playscripts, Inc. www.playscripts.com 
For performance times and ticket purchase information, please visit our website.

Fitness

Dates / Times2016-05-20 to 2017-03-31 (00:00 to 00:00)

OrganizationSURFSET YYC

TypeRecurring

Community

120, 5403 Crowchild Trail NW
Calgary, AB
T3B 4Z1

jeanette@surfsetyyc.comWebsite

Surf-inspired group fitness classes, Barre Classes, TRX training, Nutritional Coaching, Wellness Workshops at our boutique Fitness & Wellness Studio in Varsity. Classes 7 days week from 6 am to 8 pm.

Japan Photo Contest

Dates / Times2016-05-27 to 2016-07-20 (12:00 to 17:00)

OrganizationConsulate-General of Japan in Calgary

TypeMulti Day

Community

517 10th Avenue SW
Calgary, AB
T2R 0A8

info@cl.mofa.go.jpWebsite

With the goal of fostering interest in Japanese culture and to further promote understanding between Canada and Japan, The Consulate-General of Japan in Calgary is pleased to present its 3rd consecutive Japan Photo Contest. This contest is open to all who reside in our jurisdiction which includes AB, MB, SK, NT & NU. This year we have expanded the Japan Photo Contest to include 3 categories. Each person can submit up to a maximum of 3 photographs (only one per category). The categories are as follows: 1."Japan & Canada" 2.Culture, Food & Festivals of Japan 3.Nature & Landmarks of Japan Submit photos for a chance to win prizes, receive a certificate from the Consul-General, and have your photo featured online and in future events and promotions. Details on submission guidelines are contained in the 2016 Japan Photo Contest Entry Form. Please read, fill out, and sign the form and forward it to info@cl.mofa.go.jp along with the entry image(s) and caption(s). For printed images, please send them to our office at: Suite 950 517 10th Avenue SW, Calgary, AB T2R 0A8

University of Calgary hosts 2016 Congress of the Humanities

Dates / Times2016-05-28 to 2016-06-03 (08:30 to 21:00)

OrganizationUniversity of Calgary

TypeMulti Day

Community

University of Calgary 2500 University Drive NW
Calgary, AB
T2N 1N4

jennifer.robitaill2@ucalgary.caWebsitehttps://twitter.com/@ideas_idees

University of Calgary welcomes Congress 2016 The University of Calgary will host the 85th edition of Canada’s largest academic gathering of scholars with seven days of conferences, 73 associations, 2,000 events, 5,400 presentations and over 8,000 attendees during 2016 Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences. Running from May 28 to June 3, 2016, with the theme of “Energizing Communities”, Congress 2016 will bring together scholars, academics, researchers, policy-makers and practitioners to share findings, refine ideas and build partnerships that will help shape the Canada of tomorrow. Highlights of the weeklong conference will include free, daily events open to the public and registered attendees including the Big Thinking lecture series, the Interdisciplinary symposia and free performances by the university's School of Creative and Performing Arts. For full event listings including dates, times and locations, visit Congress2016.ca.

Wanted: Volunteers for a study on gambling

Dates / Times2016-05-30 to 2016-06-30 (00:00 to 00:00)

OrganizationUniversity of Calgary

TypeRecurring

Community

2500 University Drive
Calgary, AB
T2N 1N4

403.220.4238

gfstudy@ucalgary.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/CNSLabUCalgaryhttps://twitter.com/CNSLabUCalgary

Do you gamble too much? The University of Calgary is conducting a CONFIDENTIAL study that explores gamblers’ personality, abilities and other experiences. What is involved? We will contact you via telephone to see if you are eligible to participate. If eligible, we will invite you for two sessions in person at the University of Calgary where you complete interviews, questionnaires and psychological tests (parking pass will be provided). Any information collected during the process is completely confidential – your personal information will not be disclosed to anyone outside the study. Eligible volunteers will receive $90.00 for participation. CALL US for more information 403-220-4238 or email us gfstudy@ucalgary.ca This study has been approved by the University of Calgary Conjoint Faculties Research Ethics Board.

Dance and Art Therapy through Chakradance

Dates / Times2016-05-30 to 2016-05-30 (10:00 to 11:00)

OrganizationSamaria's Chakradance

TypeSingle Day

Community

3359 27 Street N.E.
Calgary, AB
T1Y 5E4

403.836.1164

Samaria1@shaw.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/SamariasChakradance1https://twitter.com/@Samariaguruhttp://pinterest.com/Samaria's Spiritual Meditative Dance

T%his class is for individuals with disabilities. It uses dance and art therapy. If you know of someone who would benefit from this class contact the Learn Program in Calgary.

Family Financial Fitness

Dates / Times2016-05-31 to 2016-05-31 (15:00 to 18:00)

OrganizationMoney Mentors, Momentum, Financial Empowerment Collaborative

TypeSingle Day

Community

2623 56 St NE
Calgary, AB
T1Y 5J1

403.234.6184

rnielsen@moneymentors.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/moneymentorshttps://twitter.com/moneymentors

Join Money Mentors, Momentum, and the Financial Empowerment Collaborative on May 31 at the Village Square Leisure Center for a fun and free afternoon of financial literacy. Activities, games and resources will be available for both parents and kids, with staff on hand to answer questions and hand out prizes. Come learn about the financial resources available right here in Calgary.

June, 2016

Ageless Potential Art Show

Dates / Times2016-06-01 to 2016-06-30 (10:00 to 21:00)

OrganizationJaney's Passions

TypeMulti Day

Community

6617 Centre Street North
Calgary, AB
T2K 4Y5

403.700.6093

janeypassion@gmail.comWebsitehttp://facebook.com/janey.lgermanhttps://twitter.com/Janey Luc-German@JaneyLGermanhttp://youtube.com/Pumpkin Carving - Janey Luc-German

This art show is for students in L3 Services and Highwood School after school art program at the Judith Umbach Library from June 1st - 30th. The students include seniors who are 60-95 years old and elementary school students who are in K-Grade 3. Artists In Attendance is on Saturday, June 11, 12:30-4:30 pm. It includes live demos and music. Please come to support the students! For more info please visit http://janeysart.weebly.com.

Pampa Brazilian Steakhouse Champagne Tasting

Dates / Times2016-06-01 to 2016-06-01 (10:00 to 13:00)

OrganizationPampa Brazilian Steakhouse

TypeSingle Day

Community

521 10th avenue SW
Calgary, AB
T2R 0A8

587.354.3441

scott@pampasteakhouse.comWebsite

A special guest from the House of Moet et Chandon Champagne will be doing a bubbly and Champagne tasting. In honor of the brand ambassador with Chandon and Terrazas, we are hosting a bubbly bygone cookery class at 10 A.M. and 6 P.M. An exclusive class including five sparkling wines and a Champagne complimented with a terrific cookery class and followed by a 3-course meal. As this class is for a limited amount of guests, please contact us as soon as possible if interested. We will send along more information and reserve a VIP Apron and Cutting Board. Both lunch and dinner events are only $99. Call today (587)-354-3441 or email scott@pampasteakhouse.com TO RESERVE.

30 Random Acts of Nature Challenge

Dates / Times2016-06-01 to 2016-06-30 (07:00 to 12:00)

OrganizationMotivated by Nature and Vivo for Healthier Generations

TypeRecurring

Community

38 Tuscany Ridge View NW
Calgary, AB
T3L 2J4

403.217.8558

smheaton@shaw.caWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/events/623858687764660/https://twitter.com/vivoyourlife

This FREE event beginning June 1, 2016 is to encourage people to get in touch with their wild side each and every day in June. ANYONE, ANYWHERE, can participate. Register at the url below and fill out the survey prior to the challenge and after the challenge is done to see the impact that connection with nature has on your health and happiness levels. Share your insights and pictures on the FB events page. Let's get WILD! #30wilddays

Journeying Into The Base Chakra - The Dance Of Instincts

Dates / Times2016-06-02 to 2016-06-02 (19:00 to 21:00)

OrganizationSamaria's Chakradance

TypeSingle Day

Community

7711 Macleod Trail S.E.
Calgary, AB
T2H 0M1

403.836.1164

Samaria1@shaw.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/SamariasChakradance1https://twitter.com/@samariaguruhttp://pinterest.com/Samaria's Spiritual Meditative Dance

This is the first of seven Chakradance workshops Samaria is starting in the Journeying Series. Every second Thursday another Chakra will be featured until all of them are done. This workshop delves into the Base Chakra which is the most important Chakra of all. If you are not connected to Mother Earth, to your body, your instincts, you cannot ground, centre yourself. If this Chakra is not open energy cannot flow up to the other Chakras. Chakradance uses guided meditation, guided imagery, ecstatic dance, music that resonates with that Chakra, mandala art therapy, chakra balancing and healing. This achieves a feeling of calmness, de-stress, yet gives you energy at the same time. Chakradance is often called the sister to yoga.

Family Yoga Summer Camp!

Dates / Times2016-06-03 to 2016-06-05 (19:00 to 12:00)

OrganizationFamily Yoga at Camp Cadicasu

TypeMulti Day

Community

0K0 Sibbald Creek Trail
Bragg Creek, AB
T0L 1K2

yogasummercamp@gmail.comWebsite

All inclusive, all welcome, Yoga Weekend Retreat for the whole family, even the dog is welcome! Come and unwind in nature, outside of cell range to enjoy this relaxing, fun and loving retreat. Take the opportunity to connect with yourself, family and beautiful scenery at Camp Cadicasu in Kananaskis. Nutritional and kid-friendly meals provided. Dog friendly, because they are family too! Six cabins available, each one sleeps up to 10 (double bunkbeds and a single room with 2 single beds), with own bathroom. First come, first serve…perhaps you can fill a cabin with your friends and their kids for a fun camp experience. We have several age-specific yoga practices planned for this retreat, as well as a Saturday afternoon hike, campfire singalongs both evenings (big fire-pit and no neighbours), Saturday evening Create-Your-Own-Burger party and kids camp games. Ages 4+ are welcome…grandparents too! $225 (21+ yrs old), $175 (under 21 yrs old). Registration at www.eventbrite.com, search for Summer Yoga Family Camp. Excited to see you all there!

Scott Woods - Love that Fiddle

Dates / Times2016-06-03 to 2016-06-03 (19:00 to 21:00)

OrganizationMcLeod Music Productions

TypeSingle Day

Community

128 th Ave
High River, AB
T1V 1M3

855.726.8896

mcleodmusic@outlook.comWebsite

An incredible live show celebrating the magic of the fiddle and simpler times with Canadian Fiddle Champion Scott Woods & his band. Masterful presentation of old time fiddling, Traditional Country & Gospel, sensational step dancing, inspirational stories, trick fiddling, family humour and more. Friday June 3rd at 7pm at Highwood Memorial Centre, 128 5th Ave W in High River. Tickets are on sale now at Bob Snodgrass Rec Complex, 228 12th Ave SE in High River or call toll free 1-855-726-8896 to order by phone. Adult $25 / Child $10. Too good to miss!

Parenting Revolution Conference

Dates / Times2016-06-04 to 2016-06-04 (15:00 to 17:00)

OrganizationChrist Model International Ministries,Calgary

TypeSingle Day

Community

Genesis Centre,7555 Falconridge Blvd. NE, Calgary, Alberta
Calgary, AB
T3J 0C9

403.402.5158

christmodelinternational@gmail.comWebsitehttp://facebook.com/christmodelinternationalministrieshttps://twitter.com/pastorabraham50

This is a parenting revolution conference designed to provoke a change in Christian parenting. This is necessary for the retainership of our Christian faith and family's value.

Sasi Jaunt and Family Festival

Dates / Times2016-06-04 to 2016-06-04 (10:00 to 14:00)

OrganizationConfederation Park 55+ Activity Centre

TypeSingle Day

Community

2212 13 Street NW
Calgary, AB
T2M 4P7

403.289.4780

info@confedpark55plus.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/cp55achttps://twitter.com/conpark55

5km run/walk through Confederation Park to raise funds for vulnerable seniors. After the jaunt there is a Family Festival: Root Beer Gardens, Batman Obstacle Course, face painter, balloon twister, balloon blasters and more! Register at the running room.com

7th Annual Calgary Vegan Bake Sale & Raffle

Dates / Times2016-06-04 to 2016-06-04 (11:00 to 15:00)

OrganizationCalgary Vegan Bake Sale Team

TypeSingle Day

Community

202 – 61st Avenue SW
Calgary, AB
T2H 0B4

calgaryveganbakesale@gmail.comWebsitehttp://facebook.com/events/2024095861148988/https://twitter.com/yycvegbakesale

The Calgary Vegan Bake Sale Team is hosting its 7th annual vegan bake sale and raffle! On Saturday, June 4th, 2016, stop by Community Natural Foods, Chinook Station Market to get your hands on some sweet and savory vegan treats while supporting two fantastic animal charities. All proceeds from the sale will be donated to The Alice Sanctuary and the Alberta Spay and Neuter Task Force. We hope you'll come hungry, as there will be a huge assortment of tantalizing treats to choose from, including cookies, brownies, cupcakes, pizza buns, dessert bars, sausage rolls and more! Among the sweet and savory homemade offerings will also be a selection of gluten-free items. Or if baked goods aren't your thing, stop by and enter for your chance to win in our raffle, where we will be giving away incredible items generously donated by some wonderful vegan-friendly businesses! For those that plan on stopping by, they are encouraged to bring reusable bags or containers to help cut down on waste that may be created by this event. About The Alice Sanctuary The Alice Sanctuary is a non-profit organization that provides care and healing for rescued/surrendered/abandoned farm animals. Drawing from the resiliency and life-affirming presence of the animals that live there, their goal is to empower, encourage, and inspire visitors to find the tools they need to go out and make a positive change in the world around them. To learn more please visit www.thealicesanctuary.org or www.facebook.com/thealicesanctuary. About Alberta Spay and Neuter Task Force Alberta Spay and Neuter Task Force is a non-profit organization that provides high volume, high quality spay and neuter clinics and education for Alberta’s First Nations by invitation. The volunteer-run clinics provide spay and neuter surgery for dogs and cats as well as vaccinations and internal/external parasite control. To learn more please visit www.abtaskforce.org or www.facebook.com/ASNTF.

Shared Blessings

Dates / Times2016-06-04 to 2016-06-04 (19:00 to 21:00)

OrganizationMade by Momman

TypeSingle Day

Community

10690 Elbow Drive SW
Calgary, AB
T2W 1G4

eswina@hotmail.comWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/events/1740361402914396/

A fundraising concert to benefit Made by Momma, a grassroots non-profit organization and registered Canadian charity located in Calgary, helping families facing situations of adversity and crisis by providing healthy prepared meals, wholesome baked goods, baby essentials, children’s items, supportive in-home visitors and other services to allow mothers the time they need to rest, recover and focus on their families and their health. For more info or to donate silent auction items: eswina@hotmail.com or leave message at (403) 276-4882 To buy tickets and more concert info: www.eswina.com

Spiritual Café - Spiritual Discussion and Tea

Dates / Times2016-06-04 to 2016-06-04 (01:00 to 03:00)

OrganizationECKANKAR CANADA in Alberta

TypeSingle Day

Community

Upper Mount Royal Community Hall, 2317-10 St., SW
Calgary, AB
T2T 3G7

brigitasilins@yahoo.caWebsite

Spiritual Café - Spiritual Discussion and Tea: Past Lives, Dreams and Soul Travel. Have you had a spiritual experience? Share your experiences, get answers, and enjoy the discovery! Saturday, June 4th, 1:00 - 3:00 pm. Upper Mount Royal Community Hall, 2317-10 St., SW, Calgary. Free for attendees ECKANKAR’s Spiritual Experiences Guidebook. For more information call 403-287-8712 or visit www.spiritualexperience.org for your free book. Presented by ECKANKAR CANADA in Alberta.

Downton Abbey High Tea

Dates / Times2016-06-04 to 2016-06-04 (14:00 to 16:00)

OrganizationAcclamation Handbell Choir of First Baptist Church

TypeSingle Day

Community

First Baptist Church, 1311 - 4 Street SW
Calgary, AB
T2R 0X9

403.608.2905

carolairey@shaw.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/firstbaptistcalgary

Enjoy a delicious English high tea served in Edwardian style held at First Baptist Church, 1311 4 St SW. Downton Abbey tribute from Acclamation Handbell Choir, soloist Stefanie Airey and accompanist Donna Holoboff. Appropriate for men and women aged 13+. Period costume (1912-25) welcome. Contact church office or Carol at 403-608-2905 for tickets ($25 each). I'll take my tea now please, Carson.

LDFotoCon Photography Show

Dates / Times2016-06-04 to 2016-06-04 (09:00 to 18:00)

OrganizationLondon Drugs

TypeSingle Day

Community

London Drugs Heritage Plaza, 8330 MacLeod Trail SE
Calgary, AB
T2H 2V2

604.836.1009

britta@whiterabbitcommunications.comWebsite

London Drugs will be bringing expert photographers and representatives from top camera manufacturers along with London Drugs photo experts to LDFotoCon. Attendees at the second annual London Drugs photography show will be able to further their techniques with informative workshop sessions at 2 Calgary locations. During LDFotocon, participants will learn the ins and outs of digital cameras and photography with the help of expert photographers. Special guest speakers will offer workshops providing practical photographic advice while camera and accessory vendors will be on hand for participants to discover and enjoy the broad line of camera products available at London Drugs. Members of the London Drugs Photolab will show examples of large format prints and how photographers can create their own artwork, with local photographers having their work showcased at the events. #LDFotocon is designed for amateur and prosumer photographers looking to enhance their photography knowledge. The event is free to attend and registration is available online to secure a seat in the workshops. Workshop topics will vary from location to location and full schedule information can be found online (see link below). June 4 – Heritage Plaza, 8330 MacLeod Trail SE, Calgary, AB 9:00am-6:00pm June 5 – First Calgary SE, 4701 – 130th Ave SE, Calgary, AB 10:00am-6:00pm For more information visit http://www.londondrugs.com/LDFotoCon.html or talk to your local camera department.

3rd Annual Sasi Jaunt

Dates / Times2016-06-04 to 2016-06-04 (10:00 to 13:30)

OrganizationConfederation Park 55+ Activity Centre

TypeSingle Day

Community

2212 13 St NW
Calgary, AB
T2M 4P7

403.289.4780

janice@confedpark55plus.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/sasijaunt/https://twitter.com/sasijaunt

June 4th is the 3rd Annual Sasi Jaunt, a 5k run/walk through Confederation Park. This family event is being organized to encourage Calgarians of all ages to Stay Active and Stay Involved in their community. The event kicks off at 10 a.m. and finishes with an after-race family festival. All funds raised through the Sasi Jaunt go directly towards funding the Tea & Conversation program, a weekly event held at Confederation Park 55+ Activity Centre that prevents isolation in our most vulnerable seniors.

Tangerine Community Gym

Dates / Times2016-06-04 to 2016-06-04 (10:00 to 16:00)

OrganizationTangerine

TypeSingle Day

Community

SAIT 1301 – 16 Avenue NW
Calgary, AB
T2M 0L4

tbest@sesponsorshipgroup.comWebsite

Tangerine and Canada Basketball would like to invite children aged 9-13 to a skills camp. As an initiative of Tangerine’s #BrightWayForward program, the skills camp will provide the participants the opportunity to engage in an intimate, hands-on, basketball skills camp while also taking part in an empowering program to build confidence and life skills. To register your child, please select the appropriate city and complete the necessary fields with the registration details outlined below. The skills camp is FREE of charge, so hurry because spots are limited! To register, visit: www.tangerine.community

Crown Jewel Classics

Dates / Times2016-06-05 to 2016-06-05 (14:30 to 16:30)

OrganizationCalgary Civic Symphony

TypeSingle Day

Community

205 8 Avenue Southeast
Calgary, AB
T2G 0K7

403.670.5430

manager@calgarycivicsymphony.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/civicsymphonyhttps://twitter.com/CivicSymphony

We bring this glittering anniversary season to a close with one of the crown jewels of classical repertoire, Beethoven’s 9th Symphony. Schiller’s words: “All Men become brothers under Joy’s gentle wings”, together with the mighty Beethoven orchestration celebrate this powerful vision of universal brotherhood. What a crowning glory to this celebration of our 40 years of great music in Calgary!

Push For Your Tush Annual 1K/5K Walk & 10K Run

Dates / Times2016-06-05 to 2016-06-05 (09:00 to 12:30)

OrganizationColon Cancer Canada

TypeSingle Day

Community

Fish Creek Park, Glennfield A
Calgary, AB
T2P 0Y8

416.785.0049

karina@coloncancercanada.caWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/coloncancercda/https://twitter.com/coloncancercdahttps://www.youtube.com/user/ColonCancerCanada

Push for Your Tush is Canada's largest colon cancer-focused event series in the country. With communities nationwide, Push for Your Tush has raised $4.9 million dollars to date and continues to grow to support research, education, awareness and patient support. Held annually, the community oriented event provides a fun, family friendly atmosphere where survivors are celebrated, the lost are honoured, and supportive communities grow all while raising vital funds for both local initiatives and national research.

Crown Jewel Classics - Beethoven's 9th

Dates / Times2016-06-05 to 2016-06-05 (14:30 to 16:30)

OrganizationCalgary Civic Symphony

TypeSingle Day

Community

205 8th Avenue S.E.
Calgary, AB
T2G 0K9

403.862.5452

executivedirector@calgarycivicsymphony.caWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/civicsymphony/

Experience the thrill of Beethoven’s 9th Symphony, the Ode to JOY! Be moved by over 200 musicians on stage performing the crown jewel of the classical music world. In addition enjoy Hungarian works which include a performance by the Hungarian Ball Palatos dancers.

LDFotoCon Photography Show

Dates / Times2016-06-05 to 2016-06-05 (10:00 to 18:00)

OrganizationLondon Drugs

TypeSingle Day

Community

London Drugs First Calgary SE, 4701 – 130th Ave SE
Calgary, AB
T2Z 4J2

604.836.1009

britta@whiterabbitcommunications.comWebsite

London Drugs will be bringing expert photographers and representatives from top camera manufacturers along with London Drugs photo experts to LDFotoCon. Attendees at the second annual London Drugs photography show will be able to further their techniques with informative workshop sessions at 2 Calgary locations. During LDFotocon, participants will learn the ins and outs of digital cameras and photography with the help of expert photographers. Special guest speakers will offer workshops providing practical photographic advice while camera and accessory vendors will be on hand for participants to discover and enjoy the broad line of camera products available at London Drugs. Members of the London Drugs Photolab will show examples of large format prints and how photographers can create their own artwork, with local photographers having their work showcased at the events. #LDFotocon is designed for amateur and prosumer photographers looking to enhance their photography knowledge. The event is free to attend and registration is available online to secure a seat in the workshops. Workshop topics will vary from location to location and full schedule information can be found online (see link below). June 4 – Heritage Plaza, 8330 MacLeod Trail SE, Calgary, AB 9:00am-6:00pm June 5 – First Calgary SE, 4701 – 130th Ave SE, Calgary, AB 10:00am-6:00pm For more information visit http://www.londondrugs.com/LDFotoCon.html or talk to your local camera department.

Riverview Artists June Show & Sale

Dates / Times2016-06-06 to 2016-06-10 (09:00 to 16:00)

OrganizationRiverview Artists

TypeMulti Day

Community

Trans Canada Tower 450 1st Street SW / Plus 15 level
Calgary, AB
T2P 5H1

403.281.2998

dmcadman@telusplanet.netWebsite

Original artwork by 12 local artists will be featured in this upcoming art show and sale. The paintings are varied in style and technique, reflecting the unique creativity and inspiration of each artist. There will be a chance to win an original painting created at one of our Shared Vision events. An artist will be in attendance from 9am till 4pm.

Surf and Turf Summer

Dates / Times2016-06-06 to 2016-06-06 (05:30 to 09:00)

OrganizationRedwater Rustic Grille

TypeSingle Day

Community

326 Aspen Glen Landing SW
Calgary, AB
T3H 0N5

luke@vintagegroup.caWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/RedwaterYYC/https://twitter.com/RedwaterYYC

This summer we will feature new menu items using ocean-friendly seafood and Alberta’s finest local ingredients, all created by Redwater’s executive chefs. Meet the Chefs while you sample 'Surf & Turf Summer' items & enjoy Canadian wines & beers, French Rose, Sonoma Chardonnay & Cabernet, and a Margarita bar.

Medicine Shoppe Sunridge Grand Re-Opening

Dates / Times2016-06-06 to 2016-06-11 (09:00 to 05:00)

OrganizationMedicine Shoppe Sunridge

TypeMulti Day

Community

2675 36 St NE #100
Calgary, AB
T1Y 6H6

403.291.0076

monica@medicineshoppecrowfoot.cahttp://facebook.com/MSPSunridge

Join us for our Grand Re-Opening Week! Come see our newly renovated pharmacy, enter to win an iPad Mini, and take advantage of door crasher specials all week long. Or join us on Wednesday for cake and refreshments!

Dance and Art Therapy through Chakradance

Dates / Times2016-06-06 to 2016-06-06 (10:00 to 11:00)

OrganizationSamaria's Chakradance

TypeRecurring

Community

3359 27 Street N.E.
Calgary, AB
T1Y 5E4

403.836.1164

Samaria1@shaw.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/SamariasChakradance1https://twitter.com/@Samariaguruhttp://pinterest.com/Samaria's Spiritual Meditative Dance

This is a class for individuals with disabilities. It uses dance and art therapy. If you know of someone who would benefit from this class contact the Learn Program in Calgary.

Lunch Stress Relief Spiritual Dance

Dates / Times2016-06-07 to 2016-06-07 (12:00 to 12:45)

OrganizationSamaria's Spiritual Meditative Dance

TypeRecurring

Community

7711 Macleod Trail S.E.
Calgary, AB
T2H 0M1

403.836.1164

Samaria1@shaw.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/SamariasChakradance1https://twitter.com/@Samariaguruhttp://pinterest.com/Samaria's Spiritual Meditative Dance

This is a 45 minute class uses ecstatic dance and meditation to de-stress, calm, yet give you energy for the rest of your day. It is only $13.00 online or $15.00 dropin, cash correct change only.

Calgary Horror Con Presents: First Jason

Dates / Times2016-06-10 to 2016-06-11 (21:00 to 02:00)

OrganizationCalgary Horror Con Inc.

TypeSingle Day

Community

1000 - 9th & 9th SW
Calgary, AB
T2P 2Y6

403.998.1144

dan@horror-con.caWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/events/1147191558658503/https://twitter.com/YYCHorrorCon

Kicking off the 6th Annual Calgary Horror Con is the VIP party. Night includes Celebrity Meet and Greet, White Hat Ceremony, Live Performances by The First Jason (Ari Lehman-Friday the 13th) and various local performers.

MEC Race FOUR

Dates / Times2016-06-11 to 2016-06-11 (09:00 to 14:00)

OrganizationMountain Equipment Co-op

TypeSingle Day

Community

Fort Calgary
Calgary, AB
T2G 5E1

403.269.2420

calgaryevents@mec.caWebsite

What: MEC Race FOUR When: June 11th 2016 Where: Fort Calgary Distances: 5k, 10k, 15k Cost: $15 Website: http://events.mec.ca/node/73271 Sign up and invite your friends to the fourth MEC Race of 2016. Whether you are training to reach your goal or keeping your cardio up over the summer, the super affordable CHIP-TIMED race is right for you! There are a total of SEVEN races in the 2016 MEC Calgary Road Race Series from 5km to a full marathon! #MECRace @MEC_Calgary

Container Gardening: straw bale veggie garden

Dates / Times2016-06-11 to 2016-06-11 (10:00 to 11:30)

OrganizationPoppy Innovations

TypeSingle Day

Community

South Health Campus 4448 Front Street
Calgary, AB
T3M 1M4

403.919.0176

hello@poppyinnovations.caWebsite

Haven’t got room for a veggie garden? Not to worry, we will show you how to plant a vegetable garden in a mini straw bale that can sit right on your doorstep or balcony. This workshop will give you wholesome veggies for healthy eating throughout the summer. Bring a hand trowel, pliers and gardening gloves.

2016 Calgary Relay For Life

Dates / Times2016-06-11 to 2016-06-12 (18:00 to 00:00)

OrganizationCanadian Cancer Society, Alberta/NWT Division

TypeSingle Day

Community

3688 48 Ave NE
Calgary, AB
T3J 5C8

403.303.3519

Amanda.Kolwich@cancer.ab.caWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/CalgaryRelayForLife/https://twitter.com/CalgaryRelay

The Canadian Cancer Society Relay For Life is more than just a fundraiser. It is an opportunity to get together with family and friends and celebrate cancer survivors, remember loved ones lost to cancer, and fight back in the hope of finding a cure for this terrible disease. Relay is fun, fulfilling, and your participation gives strength to our mission to eradicate cancer. Walk with us in this inspirational 6-hour event as we come together and fight to make cancer history. Register as a participant or survivor at www.relayforlife.ca

Learn Falun Gong

Dates / Times2016-06-11 to 2016-06-19 (18:30 to 20:30)

OrganizationFalun Dafa

TypeMulti Day

Community

63 Suncrest Way SE
Calgary, AB
T3K 1N6

587.581.5329

96jaspers@gmail.comWebsite

Listen to Falun Dafa lectures and learn the Falun Gong exercises from volunteers. (Events Are Always Free)

CELBAN Prep Workshop

Dates / Times2016-06-11 to 2016-06-11 (09:00 to 13:30)

OrganizationMount Royal University

TypeSingle Day

Community

4825 Mount Royal Gate SW
Calgary, AB
T3E 6K6

403.440.5100

lduke@mtroyal.ca

Nurses -- need a quick refresher before your next CELBAN test or simply want to see what the test is all about before you take it? This workshop is for you! Space is limited to 10. For more info., call 403.440.5100.

FREE Qigong Workshop

Dates / Times2016-06-11 to 2016-06-19 (06:30 to 08:30)

OrganizationFalun Dafa Calgary

TypeMulti Day

Community

63 Suncrest Way SE, Calgary, AB
Calgary, AB
T2X 1T9

587.351.6564

lucy.y.crawford@gmail.com

We will be hosting a nine-day workshop in Calgary South. If you would like to learn Falun Dafa, please join us. Date: June 11 Saturday - June 19 Sunday Time: 6:30pm - 8:30pm Location: Sundance Lake Residence Association Address: 63 Suncrest Way SE, Calgary, AB T2X 1T9 The workshop runs two hours per evening for nine evenings in a row. Registration is required. This workshop is run by volunteers and is free of charge to you. In return, please commit to the whole workshop once you have confirmed your attendance. To register, please contact Anni at 403-667-0956 or annie.lee689@gmail.com.

Art Collecting 101 Exhibit & Sale

Dates / Times2016-06-11 to 2016-06-12 (11:00 to 16:00)

OrganizationFosterMAK

TypeMulti Day

Community

750 - 9 Ave sE
Calgary, AB
T2G 5E1

Info@fostermak.comWebsitehttp://facebook.com/fostermakhttps://twitter.com/fostermakgaller

Good morning, Art Collecting 101 - Exhibit and Sale Presented by FosterMAK Sponsored by Christian Twomey Join the FosterMAK Group of artists for a beautiful show and sale at Fort Calgary! We have called this free event, Art Collecting 101 to encourage all lovers of art to come and explore the variety of work our group has to offer at a variety of price points! From the novice collector to the expert - we have the perfect piece for you! June 11, 2016 from 11am to 5pm and June 12, 2016 from 10am to 4pm. Select pieces will be sold to benefit the Everett Pottinger Foundation to support Alberta families with children battling congenital heart disease.

Freedom Fifty U Workshop

Dates / Times2016-06-11 to 2016-06-11 (09:30 to 17:49)

OrganizationFreedom Fifty U

TypeSingle Day

Community

Kerby Centre, 1133 7 Ave SW
Calgary, AB
T2P 1B2

403.668.4085

scarne@soundwellness.comWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/FreedomFiftyU/

Interested in living powerfully with purpose, passion and play in your second fifty? Join our "Freedom Fifty U" learning community for a free workshop on June 11 at the Kerby Centre, 1133 7 Ave SW, in Calgary with a mission to redefine life over 50! Register and please invite your friends too! Seating is limited. Please register at: http://freedomfiftyu.com/north-america/canada/alberta/calgary/june-11-2016

Marathon 7.8 Ecuador

Dates / Times2016-06-11 to 2016-06-12 (10:00 to 02:00)

OrganizationLatino Americanos en Calgary

TypeSingle Day

Community

5003-16 Avenue NW
Calgary, AB
T3B 0N2

403.818.9507

latinoamericanosencalgary@gmail.com

Fundraising event for the victims of the 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Ecuador. Event includes several latin artists, Latin American foods, and more. Come and enjoy and help the thousands of homeless and hungry in Ecuador.

A Tail to Remember

Dates / Times2016-06-11 to 2016-06-11 (18:59 to 00:00)

OrganizationAlberta Animal Rescue Crew Society

TypeSingle Day

Community

130 3rd Ave SE
Calgary, AB
T2G 0B6

403.250.7377

Lindsay@aarcs.caWebsite

he Alberta Animal Rescue Crew Society (AARCS) will be hosting A Tail to Remember fundraiser (formally known as Art Combat) on Saturday June 11, 2016 at the hip and chic ‘Civic on Third’ in downtown Calgary! Guests will enjoy live music, wine, hors d’oeuvres, signature drinks, raffles, and a chance to bid on silent and live auction items. Those in attendance will be entertained as they watch talented local artists turn blank canvasses into distinct pieces of artwork throughout the night. At the end of the evening, the art will be live auctioned off to the highest bidder. Tickets for the evening are $60 each, or six tickets for $300. We hope to see you there! When: Saturday June 11, 2016 Time: Doors Open 6 pm; Entertainment Begins 7 pm Where: Civic on Third (130 3rd Ave SE Calgary, AB T2G 0B6) Price: $60 each or $300 for 6 tickets 18 Event Want to Sponsor A Tail to Remember? Contact Lindsay@aarcs.ca for more information!

6th Annual Calgary Horror Con

Dates / Times2016-06-11 to 2016-06-12 (11:00 to 19:00)

OrganizationCalgary Horror Con Inc.

TypeMulti Day

Community

2120 16 Ave NE
Calgary, AB
T2E 1L4

403.998.1144

dan@horror-con.caWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/CalgaryHorrorConhttps://twitter.com/YYCHorrorCon

The Calgary Horror Con is the first and largest Convention in Canada dedicated to Horror. The Convention is a gathering for the community of fans who love all forms of horror; be it cinema, literature, live performance, or art. The show consists of Consists of Celebrity signings, 80 Horror Vendors, Panels and Horror Film Festival. This year’s guests include three Jasons (Ari Lehman, Ken Kirzinger, Derek Mears) from Friday the 13th, two Michaels from Halloween franchise (Dick Warlock and Tyler Mane), 2 Final Girls of Friday the 13th Franchise (Adrienne King, Amy Steel) and from Canadian Horror trilogy Ginger Snaps - Emily Perkins.

OPEN HOUSE! Summer Camps & Preschool

Dates / Times2016-06-11 to 2016-06-12 (12:00 to 15:00)

OrganizationPreschool 101 Inc.

TypeMulti Day

Community

#20-20 Panatella Blvd NW
Calgary, AB
T3K 6K7

587.353.8101

info@preschool101.netWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/preschool101calgary/https://twitter.com/preschool_101

Open House for Summer Camps and 2016/17 Preschool Programs. Please visit us for a tour of our school and for enrollment.

Freedom Fifty U Workshop

Dates / Times2016-06-11 to 2016-06-11 (10:00 to 17:30)

OrganizationFreedom Fifty U

TypeSingle Day

Community

Kerby Center - 1133 – 7 Avenue S.W.
Calgary, AB
T2P 1B2

403.667.5467

freedomfiftyu@gmail.comWebsitehttp://www.facebook.com/FreedomFiftyU/

Freedom Fifty U Event - June 11th - 10:00am to 5:00pm Kerby Center 1133 – 7 Avenue S.W. Calgary. To sign up and for more information - http://freedomfiftyu.com/…/can…/alberta/calgary/june-11-2016 Freedom Fifty U is an autonomous organization. Our mandate is to transform the lives of people in their Second 50, from fear and uncertainty to freedom and prosperity, through the love and support of a caring FFU community.

Jayman BUILT MS Walk

Dates / Times2016-06-12 to 2016-06-12 (08:00 to 15:00)

OrganizationMultiple Sclerosis Society of Canada- Calgary & Area Chapter

TypeSingle Day

Community

Prince's Island Park
Calgary, AB
T2P 0R1

403.250.7090

annalise.rezansoff@mssociety.caWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/events/707391856027004/

Join thousands of Calgarians for the 25th Annual Jayman BUILT MS Walk as we walk together to end MS. The Jayman BUILT MS Walk is more than a Walk, it’s a movement to end MS, and we need your help! Walk with us and 2000 of your closest friends on June 12, 2016 at Prince’s Island Park. Help us find a cure. Help us bring hope to those living with MS. Every step matters.

Dance and Art Therapy through Chakradance

Dates / Times2016-06-13 to 2016-06-13 (10:00 to 11:00)

OrganizationSamaria's Chakradance

TypeRecurring

Community

3359 27 Street N.E.
Calgary, AB
T1Y 5E4

403.836.1164

Samaria1@shaw.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/SamariasChakradance1https://twitter.com/@Samariaguruhttp://pinterest.com/Samaria's Spiritual Meditative Dance

This is a class for individuals with disabilities. It uses dance and art therapy. If you know of someone who might benefit from this class contact the Learn Program in Calgary.

Mens 5th Charity Golf Tournament

Dates / Times2016-06-15 to 2016-06-15 (13:00 to 19:00)

OrganizationDelisle Marketing & Events Inc

TypeSingle Day

Community

1 Heritage Point Dr
De Winton, AB
T0L 0X0

403.203.9243

events@dmeinc.caWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/DelisleMarketingAndEvents/?fref=tshttps://twitter.com/chardel

DME Inc. is pleased to announce the Mens 5th Annual Golf Tournament. Why should you participate in this golf tournament? Because this is a truly unique afternoon; where else can you have a true manly afternoon of Golf where you can win some great Hole prizes, experience some challenges & activities made just for men, ALL for a GREAT cause, Mens Health Initiatives! Last year our initiative was to raise over $15,000.00 to purchase a new scope for the Southern Alberta Institute of Urology, which we helped them achieve! There is no better way to show your support for Mens Health Initiatives than through this Golf Tournament where we focus solely on certain goals & initiatives for men every year! How can you participate? There are multiple ways; you may participate in the Golf Tournament or there are Sponsorship options if you’re not a golfer but still want to support a great cause. In addition to raising funds through registration and sponsorship, we will also be hosting a Silent Auction & Hole-In-One Challenges. 100% of the Silent Auction proceeds will be going towards the Mens Health Initiatives, we are open to any donations! If you want to donate, participate, sponsor or are interested and have questions about the 5th Annual Mens Golf Tournament please email events@dmeinc.ca or call 403-203-9243

Container Gardening: straw bale veggie garden

Dates / Times2016-06-15 to 2016-06-15 (18:00 to 19:00)

OrganizationPoppy Innovations

TypeSingle Day

Community

South Health Campus 4448 Front Street
Calgary, AB
T3M 1M4

403.919.0176

hello@poppyinnovations.caWebsite

Haven’t got room for a veggie garden? Not to worry, we will show you how to plant a vegetable garden in a mini straw bale that can sit right on your doorstep or balcony. This workshop will give you wholesome veggies for healthy eating throughout the summer. Bring a hand trowel, pliers and gardening gloves.

Journey To The Sacral Chakra - Dance Of Sensuality

Dates / Times2016-06-16 to 2016-06-16 (19:00 to 21:00)

OrganizationSamaria's Chakradance

TypeSingle Day

Community

7711 Macleod Trail S.E.
calgary, AB
T2H 0M1

403.836.1164

Samaria1@shaw.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/SamariasChakradance1https://twitter.com/@Samariaguruhttp://pinterest.com/Samaria's Spiritual Meditative Dance

This workshop goes into the Sacral Chakra in depth. It deals with creativity, sensuality, and the feminine aspect that we all have in ourselves. The cost is only $22.99 online or $25.00 dropin, cash only correct change.

Vintage With Flair - Spring Market

Dates / Times2016-06-17 to 2016-06-18 (16:00 to 16:00)

OrganizationVintage With Flair

TypeMulti Day

Community

322224A Springbank Road
Calgary, AB
T3C 2L9

403.922.6888

vintagewithflair@gmail.comWebsitehttp://facebook.com/VintageWithFlairhttps://twitter.com/VintageFlairPamhttp://pinterest.com/https://www.pinterest.com/pammikolayenko/vintage-with-flair-vendors-booths-displays-vignett

Awesome venue The Springbank Park For All Seasons, www.springbankpark.com. Vintage and Made Market!! Hand Designed, repurposed and curated Finds and Creations!!! Home and Garden decor, jewlery and vintage uniquities!! Farm House Fresh to Vintage Modern finds!!! Boutique styled booths and trailers as well as Food Trucks!! $4.00 under age 12 free and wheelchair accessible!! Fri. June 17 4 -8pm Sat. June 18 9 -4pm

Calgary Casino For Charity

Dates / Times2016-06-17 to 2016-06-19 (09:00 to 04:00)

OrganizationDystonia Medical Research Foundation Canada

TypeMulti Day

Community

19-2121 90 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB
T2G 1L1

stefanieince@dystoniacanada.orgWebsite

Dystonia Medical Research Foundation (DMRF) Canada is looking for casino volunteers at the Elbow River Casino. The funds raised by the Alberta government casino are used for research, awareness and at the local level for programs specially designed for those affected by dystonia. Various positions are available such as chip runner, count room, cashier, banker, etc. Casino Volunteers will receive training and meals. Transportation will be available if needed. Shifts are generally Day shifts 9am - 7pm, Night shifts 6:15pm - 4am from Friday June 17th 9am to Sunday June 19th 4am.

Millarville "Run To The Farmers' Market" Half Marathon

Dates / Times2016-06-18 to 2016-06-18 (07:30 to 10:30)

OrganizationMillarville Racing & Agricultural Society

TypeSingle Day

Community

Box 68
Millarville Racetrack, AB
T0L 1K0

403.931.3411

millarvillefarmershalf@gmail.comWebsitehttp://facebook.com/millarvillehalfmarathon

Join us for a beautiful point-to-point run through the foothills of the Rockies, finishing at the 34th season opening day of the Millarville Farmers' Market, only a short drive southwest of Calgary. Invite friends and family to meet you at the finish line for a morning of music, food and shopping at southern Alberta's largest outdoor market The race day has a half marathon, a two-person half marathon relay and our gastronmically challenging COBS Cinnamon Bun Run 8-Miler. Registration and full details at www.millarvillehalfmarathon.com

Lego Buildging with Dad

Dates / Times2016-06-18 to 2016-06-18 (14:00 to 15:30)

OrganizationColour On Fire Art Studio

TypeSingle Day

Community

230, 8560 8A Ave SW
Calgary, AB
T3H 1T1

403.460.1089

info@colouronfireartstudio.comWebsitehttp://facebook.com/Colour-On-Fire-Art-Studio-1037125666312622

Lego Building with Dad event Saturday, June 18 2016 2pm-3:30pm $45/Father-Child Duo, $20/Additional Child Colour On Fire Art Studio 230, 8560 8 A Ave SW Spend some quality time with Dad before Father’s Day making Lego models come to life! Tickets Include: Rootbeer, snacks, Lego Model/child and fun games! For Tickets: 403.460.1089 info@colouronfireartstudio.com

Wings and Wheels: Father's Day Weekend

Dates / Times2016-06-18 to 2016-06-19 (10:00 to 15:00)

OrganizationAero Space Museum of Calgary

TypeMulti Day

Community

4629 McCall Way NE
Calgary, AB
T2E 8A5

guestservices@asmac.ab.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/AeroMuseumhttps://twitter.com/Aero_Museum

Celebrate Father's Day together as a family - with all of the things that Dad loves! We will have vintage cars and motorcycles joining our historical aircraft, and this is the only time of the year that we open up some of our aircraft so that you can sit in the pilot's seat. Spoil Dad even more with a helicopter city tour. Tickets are available both online and at the door.

Parks Fest!

Dates / Times2016-06-19 to 2016-06-19 (13:00 to 15:00)

OrganizationThe City of Calgary

TypeSingle Day

Community

12350 84th St. S.E.
Calgary, AB
T3S 0A4

regan.wetsch@calgary.caWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/cityofcalgaryparks/https://twitter.com/calgaryparks

Bring the family to Ralph Klein Park on Sunday, June 19 from 1 to 3 p.m. for free activities and entertainment at The City of Calgary’s Parks Fest! Enjoy an afternoon of face painting, pond dipping, guided walks, nature crafts and more. Learn about Canada’s largest man-made wetland, visit the park’s Environmental Education Centre and explore the wonders of nature all around. Don’t forget your sunscreen and water bottle, and please leave your furry friends at home. Pets are not permitted on site (excluding assistance dogs). Note: Ralph Klein park is not currently accessible by Calgary transit. For more information, visit calgary.ca/parksevents.

Dance and Art Therapy through Chakradance

Dates / Times2016-06-20 to 2016-06-20 (10:00 to 11:00)

OrganizationSamaria's Chakradance

TypeRecurring

Community

3359 27 Street N.E.
Calgary, AB
T1Y 5E4

403.836.1164

Samaria1@shaw.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/SamariasChakradance1https://twitter.com/@Samariaguruhttp://pinterest.com/Samaria's Spiritual Meditative Dance

This is a program for individuals with disabilities. It uses dance and art therapy. If you know of someone who might benefit from this program call Learn Program in Calgary.

Lunch Stress Relief Spiritual Dance

Dates / Times2016-06-21 to 2016-06-21 (12:00 to 12:45)

OrganizationSamaria's Spiritual Meditative Dance

TypeRecurring

Community

7711 Macleod Trail S.E.
Calgary, AB
T2H 0M1

403.836.1164

Samaria1@shaw.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/SamariasChakradance1https://twitter.com/@Samariaguruhttp://pinterest.com/Samaria's Spiritual Meditative Dance

This is a great way to get in some fitness, fun, and meditation all in one class. It calms, de-stresses, yet leaves you with energy to go on for the rest of your day. Cost is only $13.00 online, $15.00 dropin, cash correct change only. Every second Tuesday.

June Candle Making Workshop

Dates / Times2016-06-23 to 2016-06-23 (19:00 to 21:00)

OrganizationYYC Beeswax

TypeSingle Day

Community

1320 5 Avenue Northwest
Calgary, AB
T2N 0S2

403.862.9232

lisa@yycwax.comWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/YYCBeeswax/https://twitter.com/yycwaxhttps://www.pinterest.com/yycbeeswax/

Mother's Day Special! Get buy one get one half off tickets until May 7. Join us for a fun evening of rolled beeswax candle making in the Tim Tyler Room at Hillhurst Sunnyside Community Association. This is a great opportunity to make some gifts! Cost includes instructions and supplies. Minimum 6 participants are require to run the event and we can have a maximum of 14 people. Payment required to reserve your spot. Please call 403-862-9232, email lisa@yycwax.com, or visit our website at www.yycwax.com for more information.

Laugh with Phil Callaway (& musical guest Jon Neufeld)

Dates / Times2016-06-24 to 2016-06-24 (19:00 to 21:00)

OrganizationEngineering Ministries International

TypeSingle Day

Community

333 Edgepark Blvd NW
Calgary, AB
T3A 4K4

403.202.3642

info@emicanada.orgWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/eMiDesignHope/

Enjoy a night with award-winning speaker Phil Callaway & musical talent Jon Neufeld in support of a great cause! Phil will make you laugh, while Jon shares his gift of music to help Engineering Ministries International design a world of hope. Friday, June 24 @ 7 p.m. at Foothills Alliance Church. Tickets and more info at www.emicanada.org/laugh .

“Bon Voyage: Cottage Edition”- Complimentary Tasting

Dates / Times2016-06-25 to 2016-06-25 (13:00 to 16:00)

OrganizationVR Wine

TypeSingle Day

Community

8561-8A Ave SW
Calgary, AB
T3H 0V5

587.353.8814

info@vrwine.comWebsite

Saturday, June 25th Refreshing, juicy & exactly what you need at the cottage. Explore our new collection of summer wines to help you cool off this summer. Open house style from 1-4 pm

Summer Family Festival

Dates / Times2016-06-25 to 2016-06-25 (11:30 to 15:00)

OrganizationDelisle Marketing & Events Inc

TypeSingle Day

Community

555 Strathcona Blvd, SW
Calgary, AB
T3H 2Z9

403.203.9243

cdelisle@dmeinc.caWebsite

Strathcona Square wants to kick off your Summer with an afternoon of music, food trucks and other surprises! There will be 3 amazing musical acts and 5 delicious food trucks, bring down your family, friends and lawn chairs to Strathcona Square on Saturday, June 25th from 11:30AM-3:00PM. Check out our merchants and see what they have to offer, you’ll be amazed at what you can find at the Square! For further details, please contact Charlene at 403-203-9243 or cdelisle@dmeinc.ca

Vecova 5k Run & Walk

Dates / Times2016-06-26 to 2016-06-26 (09:30 to 12:00)

OrganizationVecova

TypeSingle Day

Community

175 Bow River Pathway NW
Calgary, AB
T2N 0M1

sschneider@vecova.caWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/events/540165302822728/

Join us on Sunday, June 26th for a fun filled morning with the First Annual Vecova 5k Run & Walk. Participants will be running/walking for Empower Abilities, a step-by-step progressive program for children (ages 3 to 21) with mild to moderate motor delays and disabilities. There will be great prizes for our top fundraisers and snacks after the run.

VIZARD Show

Dates / Times2016-06-29 to 2016-06-29 (18:00 to 20:30)

OrganizationVIZARD Show

TypeSingle Day

Community

230 University Court Northwest, University Way NW
Calgary, AB
T2N 1N4

587.433.1792

dmitry.kuleshov@vizard-show.comWebsitehttp://facebook.com/vizardshowhttps://twitter.com/vizardshow

Immerse yourself into the magical world of music and masks with VIZARD Show -- Canada's first show of its kind. You and your family will love the exquisite handcrafted masks and costumes, the magnificent choreography combining various modern and classical dance schools with elements of circus and laser show. This is an experience to be remembered and shared. #VIZARDShow

CIWA Summer Camp

Dates / Times2016-06-30 to 2016-08-04 (10:00 to 15:00)

OrganizationCalgary Immigrant Women's Association

TypeRecurring

Community

506 4th St. SW
Calgary, AB
T2P 1S7

403.263.4414

amarjitp@ciwa-online.comWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/CiwaYouthZone

This program provides an opportunity for young immigrant girls (ages 10-17) to participate in the following activities: 1. Recreation 2. Crafts 3. Field trips 4. Discussions about youth related topics/issues Join us this summer! Meet new people, make new friends, enjoy games and much more!

Journey To The Solar Plexus Chakra - Dance Of Power

Dates / Times2016-06-30 to 2016-06-30 (19:00 to 21:00)

OrganizationSamaria's Chakradance

TypeSingle Day

Community

7711 Macleod Trail S.E.
calgary, AB
T2E 0C6

403.836.1164

Samaria1@shaw.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/SamariasChakradance1https://twitter.com/@Samariaguruhttp://pinterest.com/Samaria's Spiritual Meditative Dance

This workshop goes into the aspects of the Solar Plexus Chakra. It deals with empowerment, your energy source, and the masculine aspect we all have as human beings. Cost for this workshop is $22.99 online or $25.00 dropin, cash correct change only.

July, 2016

Canada Day in Chestermere

Dates / Times2016-07-01 to 2016-07-01 (09:00 to 23:00)

OrganizationCity of Chestermere

TypeSingle Day

Community

100 John Morris Way
Chestermere, AB
T1X 1J8

nhuneault@chestermere.caWebsite

Celebrate an old fashioned style Canada Day in Chestermere! Enjoy a free pancake breakfast, live entertainment, bunny races, trading post market, family games and races, Latin family dancing and of course fireworks at dusk!

Canwest Games

Dates / Times2016-07-02 to 2016-07-03 (00:00 to 00:00)

OrganizationCanwest Games

TypeMulti Day

Community

Coquitlam, BC V3B 4S1 - Percy Perry Stadium
Coquitlam, BC
V3B 4S1

604.526.5196

support@canwestgames.comWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/canwestgames/

Name: Canwest Games Date: July 2/3 2016 Online Qualifers: May 4-30th 2016 Registration Dates: March 28 - May 8th 2016 Qualifier Registration Cost = $20 The CanWest Games: What: Ultimately, The CanWest Games is to be the largest and most successful Summer Functional Fitness Competition in Western Canada. How: We provide athletes with a fully staged, branded and equipped stadium; professional event execution; intelligent, challenging and tested programming; cash purses and professional media coverage. We ensure a high turnout of spectators via a dedicated marketing plan, spectator friendly WOD’s and events, and patriotic celebration of Canada Day and Independence Day with a licensed beer gardens. Who: 400+ Athletes. We have sign ups from athletes in California, Oregon, Washington, Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton, Saskatoon, Winnipeg, Portland, Texas and more. These athletes range from “scaled to Elite, with an interest to compete as Individuals or on a Team. We’ll be inviting the top 20 Men and Women from the Northwest Regionals, that didn’t advance to the CrossFit Games, to participate in our Elite divisions. When: Online qualifiers May 4-30th / Canwest Games July 2nd and 3rd Where: Coquitlam, BC V3B 4S1 - Percy Perry Stadium More info: The Online Qualifiers are the first step to compete at the 2016 Canwest Games. When you register you will be able to select the following workout levels. There will be a leaderboard for each level: Workout Level Rx – Your RX level results will show up on the Individual Leaderboard, possibly count towards your Tribe’s score (top 2 men & women). Your ranking will help determine what Invitational Team division you will qualify for if you do not make Elite Individual or Elite Team divisions. Masters – Your Masters level results will show up on the leaderboard for the Masters Division for your age. Should you not earn an Master Individual placing, your ranking will be used to determine Invitational Team division you will qualify for Scaled.

Rod McDaniel's Celiac Kid's Camp

Dates / Times2016-07-04 to 2016-07-08 (00:00 to 00:00)

OrganizationCalgary Chapter, Canadian Celiac Association

TypeMulti Day

Community

Suite 1A, 2215 - 27 Avenue NE
Calgary, AB
T2E 7M4

403.237.0304

info@calgaryceliac.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/Calgary Chapter, Canadian Celiac Associationhttps://twitter.com/@CalgaryCeliac

5 days and 4 night at gluten-free camp at Camp Kindle, Water Valley, Alberta.

Let's Discover Summer Camps

Dates / Times2016-07-04 to 2016-08-26 (09:00 to 15:00)

OrganizationCalgary Tots

TypeMulti Day

Community

233 Castleridge Blvd. NE.
Calgary, AB
T3J 1P6

calgarytots@gmail.comWebsitehttp://www.facebook.com/CalgaryTots/

Let’s Discover Summer Camps Provide children ages 3 yrs old - 6 yrs old with week long activities to help with their gross motor skills and allow them to learn, explore and discover the amazing adventures you can have in the outdoors. Some of the activities children will enjoy participating in each week include: *Nature Activities *Scavenger Hunts *Arts and Crafts *Parachute Party *Story Time *Music and many more! Register Today Spring Special Only $40 Per Child.....That's $20 you will SAVE !! Ends APRIL 1st For Camp Details Visit www.calgarytots.hpage.com 'Like' Us On Facebook For Your Chance To Win 1 Week Of Camp For FREE Check Out www.facebook.com/CalgaryTots/ Register your son or daughter in our summer camps while space is still available

Vecova Summer Day Camps for Kids

Dates / Times2016-07-04 to 2016-08-26 (08:00 to 16:00)

OrganizationVecova Recreation Centre

TypeMulti Day

Community

3304 33 Street NW
Calgary, AB
T2L 2A6

403.284.2231

recinfo@vecova.caWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/Vecova/https://twitter.com/Vecova

Ignite your imagination at Vecova summer day camps for kids aged 5 to 12. Blaze new trails with our many specialty and theme day camps, including Space Cadets, Mini Chefs and more. Each camp also offers fun swimming in Northwest Calgary’s best pool and field trips to exciting locations. We offer individualized attention and activities in accordance with High Five standards of healthy child development and safety. Sign up for affordable fun today!

CBAA 2016 Calgary Convention & Exhibition

Dates / Times2016-07-05 to 2016-07-07 (08:00 to 17:00)

OrganizationCanadian Business Aviation Association

TypeMulti Day

Community

235 Aero Way NE
Calgary, AB
T2E 6K2

lhodgson@cbaa.caWebsitehttps://twitter.com/@CBAAconvention

CBAA 2016 Convention & Exhibition Million Air - Calgary, AB – July 5-7 Canada's premier event for business aviation, featuring leading speakers, international vendors and the largest static display of business and private aircraft. For more information regarding exhibiting or attending, visit www.cbaa-acaa.ca or contact Lise Hodgson at lhodgson@cbaa.ca

Summer Day Camp: Nutrition for Young Athletes

Dates / Times2016-07-06 to 2016-07-06 (09:00 to 16:00)

OrganizationPoppy Innovations

TypeSingle Day

Community

South Health Campus 4448 Front Street
Calgary, AB
T3M 1M4

403.919.0176

hello@poppyinnovations.caWebsite

Eating right is important to boost young athlete's performance and develop healthy habits for life. In this camp, your child will learn about sports nutrition and gain hands-on cooking experience to build a better breakfast, snacks for on-the-go and of course, how to prepare the night before competing.

Summer Day Camp: Culinary Masters

Dates / Times2016-07-07 to 2016-07-07 (09:00 to 16:00)

OrganizationPoppy Innovations

TypeSingle Day

Community

South Health Campus 4448 Front Street
calgary, AB
T3M 1M4

403.919.0176

hello@poppyinnovations.caWebsite

If your child has a desire to get creative in the kitchen and is already familiar with basic cooking skills, let them discover their inner foodie with this camp! Campers will use mystery basket ingredients to create their own recipe and learn how to prepare dishes with unique ingredients.

Kids Garden Club

Dates / Times2016-07-07 to 2016-07-07 (10:00 to 11:30)

OrganizationPoppy Innovations

TypeSingle Day

Community

Calgary Farmers Market 510 77 Ave SE
Calgary, AB
T2H 1C3

403.919.0176

hello@poppyinnovations.caWebsite

Learning how to sow, grow, harvest and prepare food will help kids develop gardening and cooking skills and empower them to make healthy food choices throughout their lives. Your child will be involved in cultivating our planter garden to learn all about plants, nutrition needed for healthy plants and healthy bodies, preparing nutritious child-friendly recipes with fresh produce, games and other activities to inspire children’s natural curiosity to try new vegetables and fruit.

Half Day Summer Camp: Nutrition for Young Athletes

Dates / Times2016-07-11 to 2016-07-15 (09:00 to 12:00)

OrganizationPoppy Innovations

TypeMulti Day

Community

Christie & Aspen Community Association 277 Strathcona Dr SW
Strathcona, AB
T3H 2A4

403.919.0176

hello@poppyinnovations.caWebsite

Eating right is important to boost young athlete’s performance and develop healthy habits for life. In this camp, your child will learn about sports nutrition and gain hands-on cooking experience to build a better breakfast, snacks for on- the-go and of course, how to prepare the night before competing.

Kids Garden Club

Dates / Times2016-07-14 to 2016-07-14 (10:00 to 11:30)

OrganizationPoppy Innovations

TypeSingle Day

Community

Calgary Farmers Market 510 77 Ave SE
Calgary, AB
T2H 1C3

403.919.0176

hello@poppyinnovations.caWebsite

Learning how to sow, grow, harvest and prepare food will help kids develop gardening and cooking skills and empower them to make healthy food choices throughout their lives.Your child will be involved in cultivating our planter garden to learn all about plants, nutrition needed for healthy plants and healthy bodies, preparing nutritious child-friendly recipes with fresh produce, games and other activities to inspire children’s natural curiosity to try new vegetables and fruit.

Zac Brown Band Country Music Concert

Dates / Times2016-07-14 to 2016-07-14 (19:30 to 21:30)

OrganizationTourEvents

TypeSingle Day

Community

555 Saddledome Rise SE
Calgary, AB
T2G 2W1

403.777.4646

info@zacbrownbandtourtickets.comWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/zacbrownbandtourhttps://twitter.com/zacbrownbandhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mRbjROpZ7R4

Zac Brown Band will kick off their sixth headlining U.S. and Canada tour titled the "Black Out The Sun", the band will spend the summer on the road with Drake White & The Big Fire as main support. The "Black Out The Sun" tour begins April 1 at CenturyLink Center in Omaha, NE and runs through September 3 at New York’s Saratoga Performing Arts Center with stops at stadiums and amphitheaters along the way.

MEC Race FIVE

Dates / Times2016-07-16 to 2016-07-16 (09:00 to 16:00)

OrganizationMountain Equipment Co-op

TypeSingle Day

Community

North Edworthy Park
Calgary, AB
T3B 0L9

403.269.2420

calgaryevents@mec.caWebsite

What: MEC Race FIVE When: July 16th 2016 Where: Edworthy Park Distances: 5k, 10k, 21.1k Cost: $15 - 20 Website: http://events.mec.ca/node/73276 Sign up and invite your friends to the fifth MEC Race of 2016. Whether you are training to reach your goal or keeping your cardio up over the summer, the super affordable CHIP-TIMED race is a great fit! There are a total of SEVEN races in the 2016 MEC Calgary Road Race Series from 5km to a full marathon! #MECRace @MEC_Calgary

Chestermere Water Festival

Dates / Times2016-07-16 to 2016-07-16 (11:00 to 23:00)

OrganizationCity of Chestermere

TypeSingle Day

Community

100 John Morris Way
Chestermere, AB
T1X 1J8

nhuneault@chestermere.caWebsite

Water Festival is the City of Chestermere's annual celebration of summer on the lake! Visitors are able to wander through the artisan market to the sounds of the Summer Music Showcase, enjoy a beer or glass of wine in the Lions Beer Garden, laugh with their children at kids’ entertainer Captain Jack in the Kids Fun Zone. Families are also able take a ride along the lake in the Boat Rides. The day ends with the music of this year's headliner Drew Gregory and the breathtaking fireworks display on Chestermere Lake!

Summer Day Camp: Science in the kitchen, plants

Dates / Times2016-07-20 to 2016-07-20 (09:00 to 16:00)

OrganizationPoppy Innovations

TypeSingle Day

Community

South Health Campus 4448 Front Street
calgary, AB
T3M 1M4

403.919.0176

hello@poppyinnovations.caWebsite

A blend of culinary cooking and food gardening, in this camp your child will learn about plants we eat by preparing recipes including dessert using edible plants and plant proteins as well as grow their own salad to take home.

Summer Day Camp: Science in the kitchen, chemistry

Dates / Times2016-07-21 to 2016-07-21 (09:00 to 16:00)

OrganizationPoppy Innovations

TypeSingle Day

Community

South Health Campus 4448 Front Street
calgary, AB
T3M 1M4

403.919.0176

hello@poppyinnovations.caWebsite

Science has never been so much fun! Learn about enzymes to make cheese, proteins to make pasta and the chemistry behind sorbet then eat your culinary creations.

Kids Garden Club

Dates / Times2016-07-21 to 2016-07-21 (10:00 to 11:30)

OrganizationPoppy Innovations

TypeSingle Day

Community

Calgary Farmers Market 510 77 Ave SE
Calgary, AB
T2H 1C3

403.919.0176

hello@poppyinnovations.caWebsite

Learning how to sow, grow, harvest and prepare food will help kids develop gardening and cooking skills and empower them to make healthy food choices throughout their lives.Your child will be involved in cultivating our planter garden to learn all about plants, nutrition needed for healthy plants and healthy bodies, preparing nutritious child-friendly recipes with fresh produce, games and other activities to inspire children’s natural curiosity to try new vegetables and fruit.

Tee Off 4 Cancer

Dates / Times2016-07-21 to 2016-07-21 (13:00 to 19:00)

OrganizationDeloitte Green Dot Riders

TypeSingle Day

Community

240086 Lott Creek Drive
Calgary, AB
T3Z 2V4

teeoff4cancer@deloitte.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/teeoff4cancer

Tee Off 4 Cancer is a charity golf tournament benefiting the Alberta Cancer Foundation. 100% of the profits from the event will go towards the Green Dot Riders fundraising efforts for the 2016 Enbridge Ride to Conquer Cancer, a 2 day 200+km bike ride raising money for the Alberta Cancer Foundation. The event takes places Thursday July 21, 2016 at 1pm at the Elbow Springs Golf Club. Gourmet Prime Rib dinner, silent auction and games to follow. Tickets are $225 per golfer or $850 per foursome, sponsorship packages also available! A portion of ticket cost is eligible for a tax receipt. For more information visit www.teeoff4cancer.wordpress.com

Langdon Days 2016

Dates / Times2016-07-22 to 2016-07-24 (00:00 to 00:00)

OrganizationLangdon Community Association

TypeMulti Day

Community

Langdon Park
Langdon, AB
T0J 1X3

langdondays@gmail.comWebsitehttp://facebook.com/events/552391928260160/

Just a short 15 minute drive on Glenmore Trail from the eastern city limits is the hamlet of Langdon. Langdon Days in an annual celebration in the town with a variety of fun activities for all ages! During the 3 day event there will be a parade, pancake breakfast, slo-pitch tournament, children & youth activities, Vendors village, food trucks, car show & shine and beer gardens with entertainment and more! Come on out for the day and see what Langdon Days is all about!

Pet-A-Palooza Calgary

Dates / Times2016-07-23 to 2016-07-24 (10:00 to 04:00)

OrganizationJLA Society

TypeMulti Day

Community

200 Barclay Parade
Calgary, AB
V6B 2X6

250.929.7620

info@petapaloozawest.comWebsitehttp://facebook.com/petapaloozawest

Pet-A-Palooza™ is back and bigger than ever! This FREE family friendly event is one you cannot miss. A pawty for fido is just what your summer was missing. Join us at Eau Claire on July 23rd and 24th to meet over 80 exhibitors, local rescues, listen to live music, check out Running of the Bulls – French and English Bulldog Races! And, you did what with your wiener?! Raced em’! New this year wiener dog races! Pet-A-Palooza™ is the only free and pet friendly festival of its kind. For all the hairy details visit – www.petapaloozawest.com or give us a shout at 1.855.872.6797

Half Day Summer Camp: Science in the kitchen, plants

Dates / Times2016-07-25 to 2016-07-29 (09:00 to 12:00)

OrganizationPoppy Innovations

TypeMulti Day

Community

Christie & Aspen Community Association 277 Strathcona Dr SW
Strathcona, AB
T3H 2A4

403.919.0176

hello@poppyinnovations.caWebsite

A blend of culinary cooking and food gardening, in this camp your child will learn about plants we eat by preparing recipes including dessert using edible plants and plant proteins as well as grow their own salad to take home.

Trip the Light Dance Presents: Youth Summer Intensive 2016

Dates / Times2016-07-25 to 2016-07-29 (13:00 to 16:00)

OrganizationTrip the Light Dance Company

TypeMulti Day

Community

1709 8th Ave NE
Calgary, AB
T2E 0S9

natalka@tripthelightdance.comWebsitehttp://facebook.com/tripthelightdance

Youth Summer Intensive 2016 Trip the Light Dance Company is proud to introduce our new Youth Training Program. We are kicking the program off with a week long dance intensive July 25-29th, 2016. To enroll, students need to be age 12+ and dancing at least at an intermediate level. At the summer intensive, students will have the opportunity to audition over the week for a position in the Youth Training Program Company for the 2016-2017 dance season. The Youth Training Program will give young talented dancers the opportunity to learn choreography from guest choreographers, perform in a professional (non-competitive) setting and to experience working in a dance company atmosphere. The audition is optional and only for those who wish to do so. You are welcome to attend the intensive without auditioning! Please contact Natalka for more information if you are interested in auditioning at natalka@tripthelightdance.com. When: July 25-29th, 2016 Time: 1:00-4:00 PM Where: Evergreen Community Spaces | 1709 8th Ave NE, Calgary AB Who can register: Students ages 12+ who are dancing at or above an intermediate level What to expect: Students will participate in three (3) one hour long classes per day in various styles including but not limited to jazz, ballet, contemporary, improvisation, hip hop, and more. Visit www.tripthelightdance.com

DJ/Music Production Camp

Dates / Times2016-07-25 to 2016-07-29 (10:00 to 16:30)

OrganizationRupertsland Institute

TypeMulti Day

Community

1120-17 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB
T2T 0B4

780.801.9977

kbelcourt@rupertsland.orgWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/metisemployment/

This 5-day camp provides students an understanding of the fundamentals of music production and DJ skills. By the end of the course, students will be ready to showcase and perform their songs for their peers. Because of the small class size and open learning environment, each student receives ample personal attention and comes away with a working knowledge of producing with Ableton and DJ’ing with Turntables. This program is for students looking to learn how to • produce different genres of electronic music • set up DJ equipment • produce beats and develop ideas • DJ and beat match Students will learn on industry-standard equipment, and will gain understanding about how musicians and artists are creating careers from their music and art. Prior DJ or musical experience is not required.

Advertising & Marketing Camp

Dates / Times2016-07-25 to 2016-07-28 (09:01 to 16:55)

OrganizationRupertsland Institute

TypeMulti Day

Community

Evans Hunt: 200, 805-10 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB
T2R 0B4

780.801.9977

kbelcourt@rupertsland.orgWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/metisemployment/

Learn how to be a modern day “Mad Man” with this 4-day workshop on advertising and marketing presented by the Evans Hunt Group, a leading advertising and marketing company in Calgary. This program is for creative-minded students wondering how to turn their love of sketching, painting, social media, writing, or making websites into a career. Through presentations and hands-on workshops, Students will learn about: • Social media marketing • How to develop creative ideas • How to make websites • Brainstorming 101 • Essentials of ad campaigns Students will be provided with laptops to work with.

Kids Garden Club

Dates / Times2016-07-28 to 2016-07-28 (10:00 to 11:30)

OrganizationPoppy Innovations

TypeSingle Day

Community

Calgary Farmers Market 510 77 Ave SE
Calgary, AB
T2H 1C3

403.919.0176

hello@poppyinnovations.caWebsite

Learning how to sow, grow, harvest and prepare food will help kids develop gardening and cooking skills and empower them to make healthy food choices throughout their lives.Your child will be involved in cultivating our planter garden to learn all about plants, nutrition needed for healthy plants and healthy bodies, preparing nutritious child-friendly recipes with fresh produce, games and other activities to inspire children’s natural curiosity to try new vegetables and fruit.

August, 2016

Kids Garden Club

Dates / Times2016-08-04 to 2016-08-04 (10:00 to 11:30)

OrganizationPoppy Innovations

TypeSingle Day

Community

Calgary Farmers Market 510 77 Ave SE
Calgary, AB
T2H 1C3

403.919.0176

hello@poppyinnovations.caWebsite

Learning how to sow, grow, harvest and prepare food will help kids develop gardening and cooking skills and empower them to make healthy food choices throughout their lives.Your child will be involved in cultivating our planter garden to learn all about plants, nutrition needed for healthy plants and healthy bodies, preparing nutritious child-friendly recipes with fresh produce, games and other activities to inspire children’s natural curiosity to try new vegetables and fruit.

Half Day Summer Camp: Science in the kitchen, chemistry

Dates / Times2016-08-08 to 2016-08-12 (09:00 to 12:00)

OrganizationPoppy Innovations

TypeMulti Day

Community

Christie & Aspen Community Association 277 Strathcona Dr SW
Strathcona, AB
T3H 2A4

403.919.0176

hello@poppyinnovations.caWebsite

Science has never been so much fun! Learn about enzymes to make cheese, proteins to make pasta and the chemistry behind sorbet then eat your culinary creations.

Kids Garden Club

Dates / Times2016-08-11 to 2016-08-11 (10:00 to 11:30)

OrganizationPoppy Innovations

TypeSingle Day

Community

Calgary Farmers Market 510 77 Ave SE
Calgary, AB
T2H 1C3

403.919.0176

hello@poppyinnovations.caWebsite

Learning how to sow, grow, harvest and prepare food will help kids develop gardening and cooking skills and empower them to make healthy food choices throughout their lives.Your child will be involved in cultivating our planter garden to learn all about plants, nutrition needed for healthy plants and healthy bodies, preparing nutritious child-friendly recipes with fresh produce, games and other activities to inspire children’s natural curiosity to try new vegetables and fruit.

Summer Day Camp: Nutrition for Young Athletes

Dates / Times2016-08-17 to 2016-08-17 (09:00 to 16:00)

OrganizationPoppy Innovations

TypeSingle Day

Community

South Health Campus 4448 Front Street
calgary, AB
T3M 1M4

403.919.0176

hello@poppyinnovations.caWebsite

Eating right is important to boost young athlete's performance and develop healthy habits for life. In this camp, your child will learn about sports nutrition and gain hands-on cooking experience to build a better breakfast, snacks for on-the-go and of course, how to prepare the night before competing.

Summer Day Camp: Culinary Masters

Dates / Times2016-08-18 to 2016-08-18 (09:00 to 16:00)

OrganizationPoppy Innovations

TypeSingle Day

Community

South Health Campus 4448 Front Street
calgary, AB
T3M 1M4

403.919.0176

hello@poppyinnovations.caWebsite

If your child has a desire to get creative in the kitchen and is already familiar with basic cooking skills, let them discover their inner foodie with this camp! Campers will use mystery basket ingredients to create their own recipe and learn how to prepare dishes with unique ingredients.

Container Gardening: edible planters

Dates / Times2016-08-18 to 2016-08-18 (18:00 to 19:00)

OrganizationPoppy Innovations

TypeSingle Day

Community

South Health Campus 4448 Front Street
calgary, AB
T3M 1M4

403.919.0176

hello@poppyinnovations.caWebsite

Create attractive and edible planter arrangements that will decorate your doorstep and your kitchen table. We will show you this fun method of growing your own food without a garden. Great for those living in apartments and small spaces or students with an interest in eating locally. Compost and an assortment of edible plants will be provided. Bring your own planter (about 12-14 inches in diameter) filled with potting soil.

Kids Garden Club

Dates / Times2016-08-18 to 2016-08-18 (10:00 to 11:30)

OrganizationPoppy Innovations

TypeSingle Day

Community

Calgary Farmers Market 510 77 Ave SE
Calgary, AB
T2H 1C3

403.919.0176

hello@poppyinnovations.caWebsite

Learning how to sow, grow, harvest and prepare food will help kids develop gardening and cooking skills and empower them to make healthy food choices throughout their lives.Your child will be involved in cultivating our planter garden to learn all about plants, nutrition needed for healthy plants and healthy bodies, preparing nutritious child-friendly recipes with fresh produce, games and other activities to inspire children’s natural curiosity to try new vegetables and fruit.

ReggaeFest 2016

Dates / Times2016-08-18 to 2016-08-20 (12:00 to 22:30)

OrganizationCalgary Reggae Festival Society

TypeMulti Day

Community

Shaw Millennium Park, 1220 - 9 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB
T2P 3G3

403.355.5696

crfinfo@reggaefest.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/CalgaryReggaeFesthttps://twitter.com/ReggaeFest_YYCeggaeFest_YYChttp://youtube.com/CalgaryReggaeFest

Let the Main Event on Friday, August 19 and Saturday, August 20 at Shaw Millennium Park transcend you beyond all boundaries. Experience why this Calgary family event has become the premier summer Reggae Festival in all of Canada. Chill out with a brew in the Village, hang with the kids in the Zone (August 20 only), savor the flavours of island spices and see what souvenir you’d like to take home. Date: Friday, August 19, 2016 and Saturday, August 20, 2016 Time: Friday, 4:00 pm – 10:00 pm and Saturday, 12:00 noon – 10:30 pm Location: Shaw Millennium Park – 1220 – 9 Avenue SW Calgary, Alberta August 18 event - TBA

ANTIQUING at the ARC

Dates / Times2016-08-20 to 2016-08-21 (09:00 to 17:00)

OrganizationAntiques By Design Shows

TypeMulti Day

Community

240 - 90TH Avenue SE
calgary, AB
T2J 6P6

604.316.1933

tammy@antiquesbydesign.comWebsitehttp://facebook.com/antiquesbydesignshowshttps://twitter.com/ABDShows

ANTIQUING at the ARC August 20 & 21 2016 Saturday 9 am to 5 pm & Sunday 10 am to 4 pm An Antiquer’s Dream ! Adults $6.00 at the door
 Children 13 & under FREE with an adult Admission
 ATM • & Snack Bar • Wheelchair Accessible FREE PARKING LOCATION Acadia Recreation Complex 240 - 90TH Avenue SE Calgary AB T2J 6P6 ANTIQUE IDENTIFICATION CLINIC Fees: $12 per item. Show information call Dennis 604 316 1933 email tammy@antiquesbydesign.com online at www.antiquesbydesignshows.com www.facebook.com/antiquesbydesignshows

Summer Day Camp: Science in the kitchen, plants

Dates / Times2016-08-24 to 2016-08-24 (09:00 to 16:00)

OrganizationPoppy Innovations

TypeSingle Day

Community

South Health Campus 4448 Front Street
calgary, AB
T3M 1M4

403.919.0176

hello@poppyinnovations.caWebsite

A blend of culinary cooking and food gardening, in this camp your child will learn about plants we eat by preparing recipes including dessert using edible plants and plant proteins as well as grow their own salad to take home.

Summer Day Camp: Science in the kitchen, chemistry

Dates / Times2016-08-25 to 2016-08-25 (09:00 to 16:00)

OrganizationPoppy Innovations

TypeSingle Day

Community

South Health Campus 4448 Front Street
calgary, AB
T3M 1M4

403.919.0176

hello@poppyinnovations.caWebsite

Science has never been so much fun! Learn about enzymes to make cheese, proteins to make pasta and the chemistry behind sorbet then eat your culinary creations.

Kids Garden Club

Dates / Times2016-08-25 to 2016-08-25 (10:00 to 11:30)

OrganizationPoppy Innovations

TypeSingle Day

Community

Calgary Farmers Market 510 77 Ave SE
Calgary, AB
T2H 1C3

403.919.0176

hello@poppyinnovations.caWebsite

Learning how to sow, grow, harvest and prepare food will help kids develop gardening and cooking skills and empower them to make healthy food choices throughout their lives.Your child will be involved in cultivating our planter garden to learn all about plants, nutrition needed for healthy plants and healthy bodies, preparing nutritious child-friendly recipes with fresh produce, games and other activities to inspire children’s natural curiosity to try new vegetables and fruit.

Kaleidoscope 2016 - Celebrate our Creative Community

Dates / Times2016-08-27 to 2016-08-27 (10:00 to 17:00)

OrganizationConfederation Park 55+ Activity Centre

TypeSingle Day

Community

Confederation Park 55+ Activity Centre, 2212 13th Street NW
Calgary, AB
T2M 4P7

403.289.4780

janice@confedpark55plus.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/yyck2016https://twitter.com/kaleido2016

Live demonstrations and performances of music, art and dance encourage people of all ages to get involved. See the work of some of Calgary's most talented artists and participate in creating a masterpiece of your own. It's never too late - or too early to make the arts part of an active lifestyle. Fun for all ages. Everyone welcome to attend. Free admission.

SunWest Day Camp - Cave Quest

Dates / Times2016-08-29 to 2016-09-02 (08:30 to 05:00)

OrganizationSunWest Christian Fellowship

TypeMulti Day

Community

Fish Creek Provincial Park Glennfield Group Site A
calgary, AB
T2X 1M2

403.254.2823

info@sunwestchurch.comWebsitehttp://facebook.com/Sunwestfishcreekhttps://facebook.com/sunwestmckenzie

SunWest Outdoor Day Camp. Children from Preschool to entering grade 6 will have fun singing songs, playing games, making crafts, hiking and making new friends

September, 2016

37th Annual International Mustang Meet

Dates / Times2016-09-02 to 2016-09-05 (00:00 to 00:00)

OrganizationAlberta Mustangs Auto Club

TypeMulti Day

Community

Grey Eagle Resort
Calgary, AB
T3E 3X8

403.831.5437

imm2016@shaw.caWebsitehttps://www.facebook.com/groups/1475592586024132/?pnref=lhchttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6nKDBXFuyDI

The Alberta Mustangs Auto Club is pleased to be your hosts of the 37th Annual International Mustang Meet in September of 2016. This premier event is hosted alternately by both Canadian and American Mustang Clubs throughout Western Canada and the Pacific Northwest. This show is comprised of a full weekend of activities, starting with the Friday night welcome social, a Saturday car show and BBQ, Sunday cruises of the Calgary area and Rocky Mountains. The weekend winds up with our wrap up banquet where trophies from the show are awarded. Our Host Hotel the Grey Eagle Resort is already full, however there are lots of rooms available at our alternate hotel The Sandman Calgary South, and we will be running shuttle buses between the hotels for the Friday night social, and the Show & Shine on Saturday. Your initial registration fee of $45 includes entrance to the Friday night social & keg party (free draft beer + cash bar); as well as your entry into the Show & Shine. All car entries will be eligible for prize draws throughout the weekend, and trophies in each car class.

Never Give Up Gala

Dates / Times2016-09-10 to 2016-09-10 (18:00 to 23:00)

OrganizationWood's Homes Foundation

TypeSingle Day

Community

Hyatt Regency Calgary – 700 Centre Street SW
Calgary, AB
T2G 5P6

403.270.1775

shandra.reynard@woodshomes.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/woodshomesnfphttps://twitter.com/ChildMntlHealth

Mark your calendars now and join us at this premier event in support of children and families! Be part of the power of community, working together to raise awareness and resources for children’s mental health at the Never Give Up Gala on September 10, 2016. Silent and live auctions, raffle, dancing with the Dino Martini’s – an evening you don’t want to miss! Tickets and sponsorships available now! For more information, contact: Shandra Reynard at 403-270-1775 or shandra.reynard@woodshomes.ca. All individual ticket purchases made before May 31 will be eligible to win 1 of 2 gift certificates from the Hyatt Regency valued at $500 each.

Official Launch in Calgary for EDSNA

Dates / Times2016-09-16 to 2016-09-16 (09:00 to 11:00)

OrganizationEating Disorder Support Network of Alberta

TypeSingle Day

Community

TBA
Calgary, AB
T2G 1A1

Lauren@EDSNA.caWebsitehttp://facebook.com/EatingDisorderSupportNetworkofAlbertahttps://twitter.com/EatingDSNA

We need volunteers to help with the Official Launch and media event to announce support group programming starting in Calgary for people affected (both directly and indirectly) by eating disorders. Also need volunteers in on-going capacity to raise awareness and support EDSNA's work.

The Big Sleep - World Premiere

Dates / Times2016-09-17 to 2016-10-16 (19:30 to 14:00)

OrganizationVertigo Theatre

TypeMulti Day

Community

Vertigo Theatre: 161, 115 - 9 Avenue SE
Calgary, AB
T2G 0P5

403.260.4765

marketing@vertigotheatre.comWebsite

The Big Sleep - World Premiere By: Raymond Chandler Adapted by Aaron Bushkowsky, Directed by: Craig Hall Revisit the noir world of 2014's FAREWELL, MY LOVELY. A millionaire is being given the squeeze by a blackmailer and he wants P.I. Philip Marlowe to make the problem go away. But with the old man's two wild daughters prowling LA's seedy backstreets, Marlowe's got his work cut out - and that's before he stumbles over the first corpse. Graham Percy and Stephen Hair return as Marlowe and Nutty in this World Premiere adaptation of Raymond Chandler's most famous work. September 17 - October 16, 2016 Look at Vertigo Theatre's website for specific show dates and times.

Rock the House Run™

Dates / Times2016-09-18 to 2016-09-18 (08:00 to 12:00)

OrganizationRonald McDonald House Charities® Southern Alberta

TypeSingle Day

Community

3625 Shaganappi Trail Northwest
Calgary, AB
T3A 0E2

sandi@rmhsouthernalberta.orgWebsitehttp://facebook.com/rmhsouthernalbertahttps://twitter.com/RMHSouthernAB

Join 1,500 runners and walkers on September 18, 2016 for Rock the House Run™ presented by Apache in support of Ronald McDonald House Charities® Southern Alberta. Not only is Rock the House Run™ one of the city’s largest runs, it’s also one of the most fun! Featuring entertainment along the entire route, you’ll see everything from musicians to belly dancers. You never know what might be around the next corner! The start/finish line and family festival are located at Market Mall, with a route that winds through the scenic community of Varsity Acres. Participants may choose from the 10K run, 5K run/walk, or 1K McDonald’s Go Active walk (perfect for little legs and a great way to get your children excited about running!). All proceeds and pledges raised directly support the families staying at Ronald McDonald House Charities® Southern Alberta by keeping the nightly cost low for families who must travel to Calgary for their child’s medical care. Don’t miss out. Register now at www.rockthehouserun.com

Lend An Ear Breakfast

Dates / Times2016-09-22 to 2016-09-22 (07:00 to 09:00)

OrganizationDistress Centre

TypeSingle Day

Community

333 4 Avenue SW
Calgary, AB
T2P 0J4

403.266.1601

roxannec@distresscentre.comWebsite

Join us for the Lend An Ear Breakfast, a fundraising event for Distress Centre Calgary that supports their services: 24 hour support, crisis counselling and 211 referrals. Start your day with smiles and laughter as “one of the most talented comics in the business,” Big Daddy Tazz, headlines this year’s event.

MEC Race SIX

Dates / Times2016-09-24 to 2016-09-24 (09:00 to 16:00)

OrganizationMountain Equipment Co-op

TypeSingle Day

Community

Fish Creek Park - Sikome Lake
Calgary, AB
T2X 2Z3

403.269.2420

calgaryevents@mec.caWebsite

What: MEC Race SIX When: Sept 24th 2016 Where: Fish Creek Distances: 5k, 10k, 15k, 30k Cost: $15 - 20 Website: http://events.mec.ca/node/73286 Sign up and invite your friends to the sixth MEC Race of 2016. This race is designed to fit in to your training for MEC Calgary Race SEVEN. You can run the 30km to get ready for the 42.2 km, or the 15 to prep for the 21.1km, or forget the goals, and get our for a nice fall stroll. Regardless of your reasoning, this SUPER affordable CHIP-TIMED race is right for you! There are a total of SEVEN races in the 2016 MEC Calgary Road Race Series from 5km to a full marathon! #MECRace @MEC_Calgary

Study and Go Abroad Fair

Dates / Times2016-09-27 to 2016-09-27 (13:00 to 18:00)

OrganizationRecruit in Canada

TypeSingle Day

Community

BMO Centre, Stampede Park
Calgary, AB
T2G 2W1

778.998.3587

katie@recruitincanada.comWebsitehttp://facebook.com/studyandgoabroadhttps://twitter.com/studygoabroadhttp://pinterest.com/studygoabroad

International University and Student Travel Expo. Meet with top universities from around the world, and student travel organizations to start planning to study, travel, work, intern or volunteer abroad. Admission is free and free semimars are held throughout the day.

October, 2016

Beacon Original Art: 2-Day Annual Fall Art Show & Sale

Dates / Times2016-10-15 to 2016-10-16 (10:00 to 16:00)

OrganizationBeacon Original Art

TypeMulti Day

Community

917 Centre Avenue NE
Calgary, AB
T2E 0C6

403.276.9602

beaconoriginalart@yahoo.comWebsitehttp://facebook.com/beacon.original.arthttps://twitter.com/beacon_art

Fifty artists in attendance over our 2-day annual fall art show and sale at the Bridgeland - Riverside Community Centre! Painting, Jewelry, Glass, Photography, Ceramics, Sculpture and Textiles. We are committed to creating an environment of belonging for artists and art enthusiasts alike. Artists have the opportunity to share their inspirations and techniques with each other and the viewing public. Different artists, local and from throughout our great province, in attendance each day. Join us in building relationships and community spirit in Bridgeland - Riverside through the arts! Free parking, admission and draws. All major credit cards accepted.

Soulpepper's Alligator Pie

Dates / Times2016-10-21 to 2016-10-23 (19:00 to 15:00)

OrganizationVertigo Theatre

TypeMulti Day

Community

Vertigo Theatre: 161, 115 - 9 Avenue SE
Calgary, AB
T2G 0P5

403.221.3708

tickets@vertigotheatre.comWebsite

Soulpepper's Alligator Pie Created by: Ins Choi, Raquel Duffy, Ken MacKenzie, Gregory Prest and Mike Ross Poems by: Dennis Lee ALLIGATOR PIE, an original Soulpepper production, brings the celebrated children's poems of Canada's Father Goose, Dennis Lee, to vibrant theatrical life. Soulpepper's creation ensemble fills the stage with music, invention, and Lee's delicious imagination. Ages 3+ October 21 - 23, 2016 Look at Vertigo Theatre's website for specific show dates and times.

November, 2016

The Hollow

Dates / Times2016-11-12 to 2016-12-11 (19:30 to 14:00)

OrganizationVertigo Theatre

TypeMulti Day

Community

Vertigo Theatre: 161, 115 - 9 Avenue SE
Calgary, AB
T2G 0P5

403.260.4765

marketing@vertigotheatre.comWebsite

The Hollow By: Agatha Christie, Directed by: Jan Alexandra Smith An unhappy game of romantic follow-the-leader explodes into murder one weekend at The Hollow, home of Sir Henry and Lucy Angkatell. Nearly all in attendance have a motive and most had the opportunity. It is up to Inspector Colquhoun and Sergeant Penny to solve the crime. Full of wit, humour and drama, THE HOLLOW is another glorious whodunit from the Queen of Crime. “Hollow, The” is presented by special arrangement with SAMUEL FRENCH, INC. November 12 – December 11, 2016 Look at Vertigo Theatre’s website for specific show dates and times.

Tomorrow is Today: Parents as Partners in Learning

Dates / Times2016-11-19 to 2016-11-19 (09:00 to 15:30)

OrganizationCalgary Regional Consortium

TypeSingle Day

Community

Ramada Plaza, Calgary Airport: 3515 - 26 St NE
Calgary, AB
T1Y 7E3

403.291.0967

kabrahamowicz@crcpd.ab.caWebsite

Calling all Alberta parents of school aged children: This is a learning day you won’t want to miss! The future is no longer ambiguous or distant, and Alberta’s educators have been deeply immersed in exploring what it means for today’s students to be prepared for tomorrow’s world. At this learning day designed for the parents of Alberta’s children, the Calgary Regional Consortium is inviting you in to the conversation! Whether your child is in elementary school or is closer to high school graduation, this day offers empowering sessions for parents, guardians, and caregivers of students of all ages about what it means to support learning and to prepare your children for their life-long learning journey. For more information, and to register, go to: https://crcpd.ab.ca/site/viewProgramInfo/3235

January, 2017

Wait Until Dark

Dates / Times2017-01-21 to 2017-02-19 (19:30 to 14:00)

OrganizationVertigo Theatre

TypeMulti Day

Community

Vertigo Theatre: 161, 115 - 9 Avenue SE
Calgary, AB
T2G 0P5

403.260.4765

marketing@vertigotheatre.comWebsite

Wait Until Dark By: Frederick Knott Adapted by: Jeffrey Hatcher, Directed by: Simon Mallett When a blind woman living in New York City’s iconic Greenwich Village finds herself terrorized by a trio of men, she’s in a desperate situation – until she discovers her blindness might just prove to be her secret weapon. This new adaptation of Frederick Knott’s classic thriller is sure to turn down the lights and turn up the thrills. January 21 – February 19, 2017 Look at Vertigo Theatre’s website for specific show dates and times.

February, 2017

Mess

Dates / Times2017-02-03 to 2017-02-11 (19:00 to 15:00)

OrganizationVertigo Theatre

TypeMulti Day

Community

Vertigo Theatre: 161, 115 - 9 Avenue SE
Calgary, AB
T2G 0P5

403.221.3708

tickets@vertigotheatre.comWebsite

Mess By: Caroline Horton Produced by: Caroline Horton and China Plate Josephine is putting on a play - Boris and Sistahl help. It's about anorexia. But don't let that put you off. Unflinchingly they confront big issues (and extremely tiny ones). Today they will tackle a particularly thin elephant in the room. Obsession, addiction and not wanting to get out of bed: a play with songs from 2013 Olivier Award nominated Caroline Horton (You're Not Like Other Girls Chrissy). Ages 13+ February 3 - 11, 2017 Look at Vertigo Theatre's website for specific show dates and times.

The Star Keeper

Dates / Times2017-02-24 to 2017-02-26 (19:00 to 15:00)

OrganizationVertigo Theatre

TypeMulti Day

Community

Vertigo Theatre: 161, 115 - 9 Avenue SE
Calgary, AB
T2G 0P5

403.221.3708

tickets@vertigotheatre.comWebsite

The Star Keeper By: Richard Lacroix, André Laliberté, and Richard Morin Produced by: Théâtre de l'Oeil A star falls from the sky and an adventure begins! Follow Pretzel: a funny little worm with a funny little face, as he journeys through a world inhabited by a spider who tap dances in the belly of a man, a mermaid playing hard to get, a temperamental baby and a dignified lady who is very, very old...Universal theatre without words, Théâtre de l'ceil returns to Calgary with a beautiful play that has toured the world over. Ages 5+ February 24 - 26, 2017 Look at Vertigo Theatre's website for specific show dates and times.

March, 2017

Graham Greene's Our Man in Havana

Dates / Times2017-03-11 to 2017-04-09 (19:30 to 14:00)

OrganizationVertigo Theatre

TypeMulti Day

Community

Vertigo Theatre: 161, 115 - 9 Avenue SE
Calgary, AB
T2G 0P5

403.221.3708

tickets@vertigotheatre.comWebsite

Graham Greene's Our Man in Havana Adapted for the stage by: Clive Francis, Directed by: Mark Bellamy Jim Wormold is a British expatriate living in 1950's Cuba and is struggling to pay for his daughter's extravagant lifestyle. When the British Secret Service offers him a plum position as their "man in Havana", he literally can't afford to say no. There's just one problem: he doesn't know anything! Former Vertigo Artistic Director Mark Bellamy returns to direct this hilarious, fast-paced romp through the world of espionage. March 11 - April 9, 2017 Look at Vertigo Theatre's website for specific show dates and times.

April, 2017

The Adventures of Alvin Sputnik: Deep Sea Explorer

Dates / Times2017-04-21 to 2017-04-23 (19:00 to 15:00)

OrganizationVertigo Theatre

TypeMulti Day

Community

Vertigo Theatre: 161, 115 - 9 Avenue SE
Calgary, AB
T2G 0P5

403.221.3708

tickets@vertigotheatre.comWebsite

The Adventures of Alvin Sputnik: Deep Sea Explorer By: Tim Watts Produced by: The Last Great Hunt Seas have risen, billions have died. Alvin Sputnik is our only hope. He must venture to the bottom of the ocean to find his wife's lost soul and save humanity. Direct from sellout seasons in New York, Sydney and Auckland, this multi award-winning piece of heartwarming "theatrical magic" (Sunday Mail) is a one-man micro-epic about enduring love and the end of the world. Ages 10+ April 21 - 23, 2017 Look at Vertigo Theatre's website for specific show dates and times.

May, 2017

The Drowning Girls

Dates / Times2017-05-13 to 2017-06-11 (19:30 to 14:00)

OrganizationVertigo Theatre

TypeMulti Day

Community

Vertigo Theatre: 161, 115 - 9 Avenue SE
Calgary, AB
T2G 0P5

403.221.3708

tickets@vertigotheatre.comWebsite

The Drowning Girls By: Beth Graham, Charlie Tomlinson & Daniela Vlaskalic Directed by: Blake Brooker & Staged by: Denise Clark Bessie. Alice. Margaret. All three women thought George Joseph Smith was the man of their dreams. Now all three are dead. THE DROWNING GIRLS is a lyrical exploration of a trio of murdered wives who gather evidence against their murderous husband by reliving the shocking events leading up to their deaths. One Yellow Rabbit Co-Founders Blake Brooker and Denise Clarke lead an incredible creative team in bringing this macabre fantasia to the Vertigo stage. May 13 - June 11, 2017 Look at Vertigo Theatre's website for specific show dates and times.