canadiary Calgary

Diary of Events and Happenings in Calgary, Alberta.


Spring Camps

Spring Camps Dates / Times 2017-05-01 to 2017-05-15 (11:00 to 15:44) Organization Nakiska Ski Resort Type Recurring Community 2 Mount Allan Dr Kananaskis, ABT0L 2H0 403.591.7777 This season, we have introduced Spring Camps. If you are looking for another reason to get out on the slopes these camps are not to be missed. The camps will run on March 25, 2017, March 26, 2017 & March 27, 2017 and/or March 31, 2017, April 1, 2017 & April 2, 2017. You can either come for one day, or you can register for consecutive days, choose two days or attend all three days during each 3 day block. These camps consist of 4 hr lessons with a 45 mins lunch included. The breakdown is as follows; 11:00am -12:30pm - Ski or Snowboard Lesson 12:30pm - 1:15pm - Supervised Lunch with our instructors 1:15pm - 3:45pm - Ski or Snowboard Lesson Please note that these camps are for children; to ski they must be 5-12 years old or to snowboard they must be 6-12 years old. The camp is for ability levels 1-5 only. Price varies depending on number of days and type of package you register for. If you are interested in booking into the camps please phone the Nakiska Winter Sports School front desk where any of the sales team will be happy to help you. We can be reached at 1-403-591-7777 ext. 901. We hope to see you on the mountain! . Event Details. Location: Spring Camps~Dates / Times2017-05-01 to 2017-05-15 (11:00 to 15:44)~OrganizationNakiska Ski Resort~TypeRecurring~Community~2 Mount Allan DrKananaskis, ABT0L 2H0~403.591.7777~~~~This season, we have introduced Spring Camps. If you are looking for ~another reason to get out on the slopes these camps are not to be missed. ~The camps will run on March 25, 2017, March 26, 2017 & March 27, 2017 ~and/or March 31, 2017, April 1, 2017 & April 2, 2017. You can either come ~for one day, or you can register for consecutive days, choose two days or ~attend all three days during each 3 day block. These camps consist of 4 hr ~lessons with a 45 mins lunch included. The breakdown is as follows; 11:00am ~-12:30pm - Ski or Snowboard Lesson 12:30pm - 1:15pm - Supervised Lunch with ~our instructors 1:15pm - 3:45pm - Ski or Snowboard Lesson Please note that ~these camps are for children; to ski they must be 5-12 years old or to ~snowboard they must be 6-12 years old. The camp is for ability levels 1-5 ~only. Price varies depending on number of days and type of package you ~register for. If you are interested in booking into the camps please phone ~the Nakiska Winter Sports School front desk where any of the sales team ~will be happy to help you. We can be reached at 1-403-591-7777 ext. 901. We ~hope to see you on the mountain!~~~~~~~~~~~~~, Calgary

15th Annual Book Drive & Sale

15th Annual Book Drive & Sale Dates / Times 2017-05-01 to 2017-05-14 (10:00 to 17:00) Organization Servants Anonymous Society of Calgary Type Multi Day Community Outpost Tent at the Crossroads Market (Junction of Blackfoot Calgary, ABT2G 3K3 Book Drive: As part of their 15th Annual Book Drive & Sale the Servants Anonymous Society is accepting book donations from April 10th-May 1st. Bring all your gently used books to Crossroads Market between 10am and 5pm. Your donations help support programs that help women and girls recover from the trauma and violence of sexual exploitation. For more information about the drive, sale and about Servants Anonymous visit www.servantsanon.com . Book Sale: The Servants Anonymous Society is holding their 15th Annual Book Drive & Sale from May 4th -7th, and May 12th – 14th at Crossroads Market. The Book Drive & Sale is one of the biggest book sale events in Canada with thousands of books to choose from! It's also one of the Servants Anonymous Society's' crucial fundraisers. For 15 years the book sale has supported programs designed to help women and girls recover from the trauma of sexual exploitation. For more information about the drive, sale and about Servants Anonymous visit www.servantsanon.com . . Event Details. Location: Outpost Tent at the Crossroads Market (Junction of Blackfoot, Calgary

Volunteer with Junior Achievement May 2017

Volunteer with Junior Achievement May 2017 Dates / Times 2017-05-01 to 2017-05-11 (08:00 to 14:30) Organization Junior Achievement Southern Alberta Type Single Day Community 870, 105 12 Avenue SECalgary, ABT2G 1A1 403.781.2591 Economics for Success at SAIT Volunteer with Junior Achievement and inspire Grade 8 and 9 students to make informed financial decisions, prepare for the workforce and start thinking about their future by delivering the Economics for Success program. We are looking for volunteers with all educational and professional backgrounds who have practical experience to share with students and facilitate the program. For more information, or to volunteer, contact [email protected] Jasab.ca . Event Details. Location: 870, 105 12 Avenue SE, Calgary

Parent Child Culinary Program

Parent Child Culinary Program Dates / Times 2017-05-01 to 2017-05-09 (18:30 to 20:00) Organization Poppy Innovations Type Multi Day Community South Health Campus Wellness Kitchen 4448 Front St SECalgary, ABT3M 1M4 403.919.0176 Create tasty and nutritious meals to develop lifelong healthy eating habits. This series of six classes covers the spectrum of cooking techniques and healthy meal preparation. For a parent and up to two children aged 8+ years old to cook and share during the class. . Event Details. Location: South Health Campus Wellness Kitchen 4448 Front St SE, Calgary

Repsol Sports Centre Celebrating YOUTH WEEK

Repsol Sports Centre Celebrating YOUTH WEEK Dates / Times 2017-05-01 to 2017-05-07 (15:00 to 19:00) Organization Repsol Sports Centre Type Multi Day Community 2225 Mac Leod Trail South Calgary, ABT2G 5B6 403.233.8393 Repsol Sports Centre Celebrating YOUTH WEEK with some great promotions and free activities. Free "Tri-It" Sessions, swimming, triathlon, fitness. 50% OFF Child & Youth Single Admissions! Get a FREE sport bag with the purchase of a Youth Limited Membership (10 Pass Card or 30 Day Pass). 2 for 1 Fitness Centre Teen Orientation (13-15 years). Bring a buddy and get comfortable in our Fitness Centre without being accompanied by an adult. . Event Details. Location: 2225 MacLeod Trail South, Calgary

Retail Therapy Night-Take Me To Paris

Retail Therapy Night-Take Me To Paris Dates / Times 2017-04-26 to 2017-04-28 (18:30 to 22:30) Organization The Clothing Bar Boutique Type Single Day Community Festival Hall- 1215 10 Avenue SE, Calgary, ABCalgary, ABT2G 0W6 "Take me to Paris" in support of Women in Need Society (WINS) Enjoy a spring fashion show Shop YYC vendors Support a local charity Eat Parisian themed food and drinks ​ APRIL 28, 2017 Festival Hall, Inglewood Paris is always a good idea! ​ . Event Details. Location: Festival Hall- 1215 10 Avenue SE, Calgary, AB, Calgary

Dancing for Birth

Dancing for Birth Dates / Times 2017-04-01 to 2017-04-23 (14:02 to 15:30) Organization Sunshine Shimmy Type Recurring Community 111 12th Ave SECalgary, ABT2G 0Z9 403.978.8764 Dancing for Birth FREE trial class March 19th to be followed by a 5 week registered session (March 26- April 23 2-3:30 pm - $110). No obligation to register for the 5-week session just come out and dance, talk and have fun with a lovely community of Women. What is Dancing For Birth™ About? Founded in 2001, Dancing For Birth™ is the leading global class for pregnant and new moms. We are the "trifecta" of birth preparation: feel-good prenatal fitness, essential birth wisdom, and celebration of pregnancy, birth, and mothering, all rolled into a weekly 90-minute class that supports you from preconception to postpartum! This childbirth education and pre/post natal fitness fusion was created by USA's National Birth Hero, Founder, Stephanie Larson. The classes are currently offered on four continents. Birth professionals and moms alike swear by our signature moves like "Dilation Gyration" and use them during labor to make birth shorter, easier and safer. Re-imagine Birth. . Event Details. Location: 111 12th Ave SE, Calgary

2017 Fabric & Yarn Sale

2017 Fabric & Yarn Sale Dates / Times 2017-04-21 to 2017-04-22 (14:33 to 14:31) Organization Ujamaa Grandmas Type Multi Day Community 5010 Spruce Drive SWCalgary, ABT3C 3B2 403.813.0309 Donations needed and may be dropped off on Wednesday, April 19th & Thursday, April 20th 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM at Woodcliff United Church. (Please no Friday Drop off) Donate: Unused fabric 1 meter or longer, unless quilting cotton or exceptional pieces Yarns, knitting needles, sewing notions, thread, patterns, embellishments etc. For more information visit www.ujamaagrandmas.com or contact [email protected] Think of this sale as the ultimate green event by recycling your yarn and fabric. All proceeds go to the Stephen Lewis Foundation Admission $2 . Event Details. Location: 5010 Spruce Drive SW, Calgary

Spring Rolled Beeswax Candle Making

Spring Rolled Beeswax Candle Making Dates / Times 2017-04-21 to 2017-04-21 (18:00 to 20:00) Organization YYC Beeswax Type Single Day Community 3432 3AV NWCalgary, ABT2N 0M3 403.862.9232 In this workshop, you'll make a selection of rolled beeswax candles while also learning about bees and beeswax. With 23 different colours of hexagon patterned beeswax sheets and a few smooth sheets to choose from, you're sure to find a favourite! We will have a few candles on hand to demonstrate although we encourage you to look up additional patterns prior to arriving to generate some ideas for unique candles. If you need assistance turning your idea into reality, we are happy to help! This is a fantastic opportunity to make gifts for Mother's Day. We welcome ages 8+ (under 12 with adult supervision). Instruction and materials are included. Maximum 6 people. Payment required to reserve your spot. Register at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/spring-rolled-beeswax-candles-tickets-32923853131?aff=calgary Area . Event Details. Location: 3432 3AV NW, Calgary