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Diary of Events and Happenings in Edmonton, Alberta.


Agenda Review Committee

[title]Agenda Review Committee[desc]Virtual Meeting Tuesday, October 27, 2020, 9 – 9:30am Project Name : Agenda Review Committee City / Town : Edmonton Ward : 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Public Engagement Category : City Council Committee Meeting Event Category : City Council Committee Meeting Contact Name : City Clerk Contact Email : [email protected] More info : www.edmonton.ca…. Event Details. Location: Virtual Meeting , Edmonton, AB

HERE THERE BE NIGHT

[title]HERE THERE BE NIGHT[desc]Dates: October 22 - Nov 1, 2020 (except Oct. 25th) WHERE: Strathcona, outdoor/found spaces STARTING POINT: Theatre Network Lobby (8529 Gateway Blvd NW, Edmonton) Tickets Must Be Purchased Online 48 hours in advance Thursday, October 22, 2020, 6 – 9pm [image: HERE THERE BE NIGHT] 'Here There be Night' uses the health limitations of COVID-19 as theatrical convention. Audience groups of 1-2 are guided via their cell phones and audio narration to see solo performers in a variety of outdoor and found space locations around in Edmonton's Old Strathcona district. DETAILED INFORMATION ABOUT WHAT TO EXPECT AND OUR COVID-19 HEALTH & SAFETY PROTOCOLS ARE PROVIDED WHEN YOU ARE PURCHASING TICKETS. City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Various Locations Neighbourhood : Strathcona Short Description : A Walk at Night: Your cell phone, 8 stories, 8 locations Event Category : Theatre Cost : $20-$35+ Where to purchase tickets : www.workshopwest.org… Contact Name : Workshop West Playwrights' Theatre Contact Phone : 780-477-5955 Contact Email : [email protected] Additional Information : An unforgettable immersive experience. PG 13: Parental Guidance — some mature content., Produced by Workshop West Playwrights' Theatre in Partnership with: Theatre Yes, Catalyst Theatre, Theatre Network, and Northern Light Theatre. More info : www.workshopwest.org…. Event Details. Location: , Edmonton, AB

ESFF 2020 Virtual Red Carpet Gala

[title]ESFF 2020 Virtual Red Carpet Gala[desc]Online Saturday, October 17, 7pm – Tuesday, October 20, 2020, 7pm [image: ESFF 2020 Virtual Red Carpet Gala] A FREE Gala you can wear your pyjamas to. The Edmonton Short Film Festival is rolling out the red carpet right to your living room, bringing all the excitement of our annual event to you VIRTUALLY! ESFF 2020 Virtual Film Festival starts at 7pm MST on October 17th, 2020. Pre-registration required at Film Freeway. City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Short Description : A free online screening of the short films by local and international artists selected for the 2020 Edmonton Short Film Festival Event Category : Theatre Cost : FREE Where to purchase tickets : filmfreeway.com… Contact Name : Candace Makowichuk, Executive Director Contact Phone : 780-919-0803 Contact Email : [email protected] More info : esff.ca. Event Details. Location: Online , Edmonton, AB

City Council Public Hearing (continuation of the October 6/13, 2020, meetings)

[title]City Council Public Hearing (continuation of the October 6/13, 2020, meetings)[desc]City Hall Council Chamber 2nd Floor Monday, October 19, 2020, 3:45 – 5:30pm Project Name : City Council Public Hearing City / Town : Edmonton Ward : 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Public Engagement Category : City Council Meeting Event Category : City Council Meeting Contact Name : City Clerk Contact Email : [email protected] More info : www.edmonton.ca…. Event Details. Location: City Hall , Edmonton, AB

20th Annual Interfaith Multicultural Celebration

[title]20th Annual Interfaith Multicultural Celebration[desc]Online us 02web.zoom.us… Saturday, October 17, 2020, 6 – 8pm [image: 20th Annual Interfaith Multicultural Celebration] The Shaama Centre for Seniors and Women is a non-profit, charitable organization. The mandate of the organization is to provide service and programs for immigrant and refugee seniors, women their families and those needing assistance to integrate into Canadian society. This is our 20th Annual Interfaith Multicultural celebration. Through events such as this, the Shaama Centre hopes to create opportunities for women from our community to celebrate their faith and culture and also learn about the different faiths that are practised here in Canada. It gives us an opportunity to get to know one another, share the similarities, understand and embrace the differences, to celebrate and highlight the richness that diversity brings and .to develop a sense of community and belonging. Free take out dinner for the first 100 people who register with Eventbrite. Drive through dinner pick up on Oct 17 between 1-3 p.m. Food will be from Meridian and as always delicious. One ticket per person and two per family. Pl. bring ticket. Address for pick up: The Shaama Centre, 329 Woodvale Rd W Edmonton T6L 3Z7 First 100 free tickets can be purchased through Eventbrite. www.eventbrite.ca… To join the interfaith program at 6 p.m please click on zoom link us 02web.zoom.us… City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Short Description : 20th Annual Interfaith Multicultural Celebration Event Category : Other Cost : Free Where to purchase tickets : www.eventbrite.ca… Contact Name : Sofia Contact Phone : 7804652992 Contact Email : [email protected] More info : www.shaama.ca. Event Details. Location: Online us02web zoom us , Edmonton, AB

Rock & Fossil Clinic

[title]Rock & Fossil Clinic[desc]Virtual event Saturday, October 17, 2020, 10am – 4pm The 27th annual APEGA Rock and Fossil Clinic will be delivered virtually and will feature live presentations delivered by professional geoscientists and geoscience students. Each presentation will cover a specific geoscience topic and will conclude with a hands-on activity designed to be completed in the comfort of your own home. City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Short Description : The 27th annual APEGA Rock and Fossil Clinic will be delivered virtually Event Category : Education More info : www.apega.ca…. Event Details. Location: Virtual event , Edmonton, AB

City Council Public Hearing (continuation)

[title]City Council Public Hearing (continuation)[desc]City Hall Council Chamber 2nd Floor Tuesday, October 13, 2020, 1:30 – 5:30pm To adhere to the recommended physical distancing practices outlined by the Chief Medical Officer of Health, City Hall is open for registered speakers only at Council or Committee meetings. The public is invited to view in-progress meetings online via the Agenda, Council on the Web or City Council's You Tube Channel. Project Name : City Council Public Hearing City / Town : Edmonton Ward : 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Public Engagement Category : City Council Meeting Event Category : City Council Meeting Contact Name : City Clerk Contact Email : [email protected] More info : www.edmonton.ca…. Event Details. Location: City Hall , Edmonton, AB

34th Edmonton International Film Festival

[title]34th Edmonton International Film Festival[desc]Landmark Cinemas 9 City Centre 10200 102 Ave (Third Level) or At-Home with Super Channel! Ongoing through Saturday, October 10, 2020 [image: 34th Edmonton International Film Festival] To reflect our audience's changing film-viewing habits, EIFF is pleased to announce that we have partnered with Super Channel™ to help bring our films to audiences at home in Edmonton, in Alberta, and all across Canada! EIFF will be showcasing 30 feature-length films and over 120 short films at Landmark Cinemas 9 City Centre, and for the first time we will be offering 15 features and nearly 120 short films for broadcast on Super Channel! Super Channel is available through your cable provider, Amazon Prime Video Channels, or Apple TV Channels at $10/month (First month free). You will not need to pay any additional fee to watch EIFF2020 content on Super Channel! Tickets for screenings at Landmark Cinemas 9 will be available online at www.landmarkcinemas.com, at a NEW low cost of $5 for Shorts and Matinee Features, and only $10 for Evening Features! Theatres are at 25% capacity, so buy your tickets early to avoid disappointment! To see our full lineup, as well as schedules for both Landmark Cinemas and Super Channel, please visit our website at www.edmontonfilmfest.com City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Various Locations Neighbourhood : Downtown Short Description : The 34th Edmonton International Film Festival Presented by Super Channel RETURNS October 1st-October 10th, 2020! Event Category : Festivals, Major Events, Theatre, Other Cost : $5-$10 Where to purchase tickets : Purchase tickets for theatrical screenings online at www.landmarkcinemas.com, or subscribe to Super Channel www.superchannel.com/subscribe More info : www.edmontonfilmfest.com. Event Details. Location: Landmark Cinemas 9 City Centre , Edmonton, AB

Laughs Over Lunch

[title]Laughs Over Lunch[desc]Zoom Thursday, October 8, 2020, 12 – 1pm [image: Laughs Over Lunch] Laughs Over Lunch (LOL) is Terra Centre's first ever virtual fundraising event, hosted by Global TV's Carole-Anne Devaney and featuring a live improv show by Rapid Fire Theatre! Terra Centre supports pregnant and parenting teens in Edmonton by providing them life-changing supports and services. LOL promises to be an inspiring, engaging and fun break to your day. Join Terra on October 8 to help us raise $1000,000 to ensure we can continue to help young parents reach their full potential! Tickets on sale at terracentre.ca… City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Short Description : Laughs Over Lunch (LOL) is Terra Centre's first ever virtual fundraising event. Event Category : Family / Children, Non-Profit Fundraiser, Other Where to purchase tickets : terracentre.ca… Contact Phone : 780.428.3772 More info : terracentre.ca…. Event Details. Location: Zoom , Edmonton, AB