canadiary Calgary

Diary of Events and Happenings in Calgary, Alberta.

The Trifecta

The Trifecta April 6 – May 25, 2019 Wed – Fri | 11:00 – 5:00 PM Sat | 10:00 – 5:00 PM Free Reception | April 27, 2-4 pm BECAUSE IT NEVER OCCURS TO US THAT WE CANNOT The ceramic works throughout Robin Lambert’s exhibition are in various states of disrepair and conservation. Some pieces stand tall and erect, new and shiny, gold and brazen, while others are in a precarious and dilapidated condition, holding on to what form they can keep. THE SURFACE OF THINGS; CHASING LIGHT Brenda Malkinson looks into and beyond the surface of things through a combination of printmaking and glass techniques. MILK & OIL Ceramic sculptures by Giselle Peters comment on the childish nature of war, business, and politics. Alberta Craft Gallery Calgary 2nd Floor, 1721 29 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2T 6T7 587-391-0129 . Jill Nuckles. 1721 29 Ave SW


SPOTLIGHT: Jill Allen April 6 – May 4, 2019 Wed – Fri | 11:00 – 5:00 PM, Sat | 10:00 – 5:00 PM Free Reception | April 11, 5-8 pm Glass can reflect, magnify, project and hold light to glow. Jill Allen’s scrumptious glass creations sculpt light, bend colour and bring joy to every home and body. Alberta Craft Gallery Calgary 2nd Floor, 1721 29 Ave SW, Calgary, AB T2T 6T7 587-391-0129 . Jill Nuckles. 1721 29 Ave SW

Lemonade Day Calgary Registration

Lemonade Day Calgary Registration Dates / Times 2019-03-21 to 2019-03-29 (00:00 to 00:00) Organization Calgary Chamber Type Single Day Community 600-237 8th Ave SECalgary, ABT2G 5C3 403.651.9492 Lemonade Day is a community-wide program that teaches youth entrepreneurial and life skills as they learn how to start their very own business – a lemonade stand. Through the generous support of local sponsors, youth are provided with free materials (youth entrepreneur workbook and backpack) that equip them with the knowledge required to start a successful business. . Event Details. Location: 600-237 8th Ave SE, Calgary


CALGARY HOMELESS FOUNDATION'S 2019 TRAIL BLAZER BREAKFAST Dates / Times 2019-03-21 to 2019-03-21 (07:30 to 09:30) Organization Calgary Homeless Foundation Type Single Day Community 700 Centre St SECalgary, ABT2G 5P6 403.718.8534 The Trail Blazer Breakfast is the Calgary Homeless Foundation's annual marquee fundraiser and is an opportunity to connect together thought-leaders, innovators, philanthropists, influencers and entrepreneurs in Calgary, people who aren't afraid to blaze new trails, to leverage joint resources and expertise; in order to address as a collective community, the complex social issues of poverty and homelessness. Don't miss this amazing opportunity to witness Chief Justice Mc Lachlin take the stage to bring a wealth of stories from her 17-year career serving Canadians as the longest-serving, first female Chief Justice of the Canadian Supreme Court. She oversaw cases that involved key decisions about religion, province succession, marriage rights, assisted suicide, Indigenous rights – cases that affect our day to day lives as Canadians. Her influence on Canada is undeniable. Alan Norris, Chairman and CEO, Brookfield Residential Properties and Chair of the RESOLVE Campaign will also be honoured with the event's Legacy Award, to recognize his tireless work and dedication to the vision of ending homelessness in our city that has created a lasting impact on our community. . Event Details. Location: 700 Centre St SE, Calgary

The Shadow of Gold - Film Screening and Q & A

The Shadow of Gold - Film Screening and Q & A Dates / Times 2019-03-20 to 2019-03-20 (07:00 to 09:30) Organization Kensington Communications Type Single Day Community Globe Cinema,617 8 Ave SWCalgary, ABT2P 1H1 416.504.9822 Filmed in Canada, the U.S., U.K., Dubai, China, Peru and the DRC, The Shadow of Gold is an incisive global investigation of the gold trade, exposing its impact on human lives, the economy and the planet. It examines Canada's role in the global market supply chain and what Canadians can do to reduce the global impact of gold mining. The 80-minute film will be followed by a Q&A with award-winning Canadian filmmaker Robert Lang and Mining Watch Canada's Jamie Kneen. . Event Details. Location: Globe Cinema,617 8 Ave SW, Calgary

March Social Supper

March Social Supper Dates / Times 2019-03-19 to 2019-03-19 (16:30 to 20:00) Organization Good Companions 50 Plus Club Type Single Day Community 2609 19 AVE SWCalgary, ABT3E 0E9 403.242.3799 Celebrate a belated St. Patricks Day and join us for supper on Tuesday March 19th. Tickets are $20.00 for Club members and $22.00 for non-members. Happy Hour starts at 4:30 PM, dinner will be at 5:30 PM, and entertainment will start at 6:45 PM. Phone our club for more information, or to order your tickets. (403) 249-6991 . Event Details. Location: 2609 19 AVE SW, Calgary

Earth Science for Society (ESfS) 2019

Earth Science for Society (ESf S) 2019 Dates / Times 2019-03-17 to 2019-03-19 (08:00 to 21:00) Organization CSEG Foundation Type Multi Day Community 1801 Big Four Trail SECalgary, ABT2G 2W1 March 17-19, 2019 Big Four Building, Stampede Park, Calgary Alberta Sunday, March 17 11:30 am to 5:00 pm Monday, March 18 8:45 am to 2:30 pm and 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm Tuesday, March 19 8:45 am to 2:30 pm Earth Science for Society (ESf S) is a fun, educational, and dynamic geoscience outreach event in which students, families, youth groups, and the public are given an opportunity to explore the wonders of Earth science. Interactive, hands-on exhibits are showcased in four themed pavilions. FREE admission. . Event Details. Location: 1801 Big Four Trail SE, Calgary

St. Patrick's Day at the Market

St. Patrick's Day at the Market Dates / Times 2019-03-17 to 2019-03-17 (10:00 to 14:00) Organization Calgary Farmers' Market Type Single Day Community 510-77th Ave SECalgary, ABT2H 1C3 403.240.9113 Click your heels and head on down to the Calgary Farmers' Market for a toe-tapping good time on St. Patrick's Day! Enjoy live entertainment, Luck-o-the-Irish games, and balloons. Performance Times: 10am: Ian Gott Irish Dance Academy 11am: Luck of the Irish Games & Balloons 1pm: Bow Valley Fiddlers All entertainment and activities will be located on the main stage in the Calgary Farmers' Market Food Hall. . Event Details. Location: 510-77th Ave SE, Calgary

Calgary Hitmen Sunday Funday

Calgary Hitmen Sunday Funday Dates / Times 2019-03-17 to 2019-03-17 (14:00 to 17:00) Organization Calgary Hitmen Type Single Day Community 555 Saddledome Rise SECalgary, ABT2G 2W1 Don't miss the Calgary Hitmen Sunday Funday on Sunday, March 17 at 2:00PM! Every Sunday Hitmen home game features face painters, concourse activities, tons of giveaways and a post-game family skate on the Scotiabank Saddledome ice. Kid's tickets are only $9.99 and adult tickets just $14.99! Score your tickets at Hitmen . Event Details. Location: 555 Saddledome Rise SE, Calgary