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Diary of Events and Happenings in Edmonton, Alberta.


Canora & West Jasper Place Neighbourhood Renewal

15425 - 106 Avenue Tuesday, February 12, 2019, 5 – 7pm Project Name : Canora & West Jasper Place Neighbourhood Renewal City / Town : Edmonton Neighbourhood : Canora, West Jasper Place Ward : 1 Public Engagement Category : Public Engagement Meetings and Workshops Event Category : Public Meeting or similar event Contact Name : Becky Redford, Project Manager Contact Email : [email protected] Contact Phone : 780-496-4887 Additional Information : Come and see the plans for the renewal! More info : www.edmonton.ca… . Event Details. Location: Brightview School , Edmonton, AB

Habitat for Humanity Basic Tool Training Workshop

Saturday, February 2, 2019, 8:30am – 4:30pm [image: Habitat for Humanity Basic Tool Training Workshop] You will have the opportunity to work hands-on with all types of basic tools used on HFH build sites. The $20 participation fee for the workshop helps to cover the basic costs. Lunch is provided. Sessions cover the following topics: •Power tools (including cordless drills and staplers) •Various saws •Air nailers •Ladder use •Hand tool and miscellaneous tools •Safety around power tools City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Neighbourhood : Abbottsfield, Albany, Alberta Avenue, Aldergrove, Allard, Allendale, Ambleside, Argyll, Aspen Gardens, Athlone, Avonmore, Balwin, Bannerman, Baranow, Baturyn, Beacon Heights, Bearspaw, Beaumaris, Belgravia, Belle Rive, Bellevue, Belmead, Belmont, Belvedere, Bergman, Beverly Heights, Bisset, Blackburne, Blackmud Creek, Blue Quill, Blue Quill Estates, Bonnie Doon, Boyle Street, Brander Gardens, Breckenridge Greens, Brintnell, Britannia Youngstown, Brookside, Bulyea Heights, Caernarvon, Calder, Callaghan, Callingwood North, Callingwood South, Cameron Heights, Canon Ridge, Canora, Canossa, Capilano, Carlisle, Carlton, Carter Crest, Casselman, Central McDougall, Chambery, Chappelle Area, Charlesworth, Clareview Campus, Clareview Town Centre, Cloverdale, Crawford Plains, Crestwood, Cromdale, Cumberland, Daly Grove, Dechene, Delton, Delwood, Donsdale, Dovercourt, Downtown, Duggan, Dunluce, Eastwood, Eaux Claires, Edgemont, Ekota, Ellerslie, Elmwood, Elmwood Park, Elsinore, Empire Park, Ermineskin, Evansdale, Evergreen, Falconer Heights, Forest Heights, Fraser, Fulton Place, Gariepy, Garneau, Glastonbury, Glengarry, Glenora, Glenridding Area, Glenwood, Gold Bar, Goodridge Corners, Grandview Heights, Granville, Greenfield, Greenview, Griesbach, Grovenor, Haddow, Hairsine, Hawks Ridge, Hazeldean, Henderson Estates, High Park, Highlands, Hillview, Hodgson, Hollick-Kenyon, Holyrood, Homesteader, Hudson, Idylwylde, Inglewood, Jackson Heights, Jamieson Place, Jasper Park, Kameyosek, Keheewin, Kenilworth, Kensington, Kernohan, Kildare, Kilkenny, Killarney, King Edward Park, Kiniski Gardens, Kirkness, Klarvatten, La Perle, Lago Lindo, Lansdowne, Larkspur, Lauderdale, Laurel, Laurier Heights, Lee Ridge, Leger, Lendrum Place, Lewis Farms (Normandeau Gardens), Lorelei, Lymburn, Lynnwood, MacEwan, MacTaggart Area, Magrath Heights, Magrath Heights Area, Malmo Plains, Maple, Maple Ridge, Matt Berry, Mayfield, Mayliewan, McCauley, McConachie Area, McKernan, McLeod, McQueen, Meadowlark Park, Menisa, Meyokumin, Meyonohk, Michaels Park, Mill Woods Town Centre, Miller, Minchau, Montrose, Newton, North Glenora, Northmount, Ogilvie Ridge, Oleskiw, Oliver, Ormsby Place, Ottewell, Overlanders, Oxford, Ozerna, Parkallen, Parkdale, Parkview, Patricia Heights, Pembina, Place LaRue, Pleasantview, Pollard Meadows, Potter Greens, Prince Charles, Prince Rupert, Queen Alexandra, Queen Mary Park, Quesnell Heights, Ramsay Heights, Rapperswill, Rhatigan Ridge, Richfield, Richford, Rideau Park, Rio Terrace, Ritchie, Riverdale, Rosenthal, Rossdale, Rosslyn, Royal Gardens, Rundle Heights, Rural West, Rutherford, Sakaw, Satoo, Schonsee, Secord, Sherbrooke, Sherwood, Sifton Park, Silver Berry, Skyrattler, Spruce Avenue, Starling, Steinhauer, Strathcona, Strathearn, Suder Greens, Summerlea, Summerside, Sunwapta Industrial, Sweet Grass, Tamarack, Tawa, Terra Losa, Terrace Heights, Terwillegar South, Terwillegar Towne, The Hamptons, The Orchards at Ellerslie, Thorncliff, Tipaskan, Trumpeter Area, Tweddle Place, Twin Brooks, Virginia Park, Walker, Webber Greens, Wedgewood Heights, Weinlos, Wellington, West Jasper Place, West Meadowlark Park, Westbrook Estates, Westmount, Westridge, Westview Village, Westwood, Wild Rose, Windermere, Windsor Park, Woodcroft, York Short Description : Our workshops are a great way to gain a better understanding of how to use and stay safe with various tools while meeting other Habitat volunteers. Event Category : Charity / Non-Profit, Meetings, Other Cost : $20 Contact Name : Megan Stannard Contact Phone : 7804513416 Contact Email : [email protected] Additional Information : Register online. Payment (via credit card) will be requested when you register for a specific shift. If you have any questions, please contact us. More info : www.hfh.org… . Event Details. Location: HFH Prefab Shop, 14135 128 Ave , Edmonton, AB

Traffic Jam Concerts On Fridays at Five (at First!) Presents Beethoven’s Archduke Trio

Edmonton, AB Friday, February 1, 2019, 5 – 6pm [image: Traffic Jam Concerts On Fridays at Five (at First!) Presents Beethoven's Archduke Trio] Traffic Jam Concerts on Fridays at Five (at First!) are back! Take in a concert instead of battling the traffic to drive home. Or drive into the city for an hour of music at 5 pm on each or both the first Fridays of February and March. The Archduke Trio is hailed as the greatest of all music for the combination of piano, violin, and 'cello. In musical depth and expression, it can be compared to the Eroica Symphony which is also from Beethoven's so-called middle period. The trio set the standards and paved the way for 19th Century trios by Mendelssohn, Schumann, Dvorak, and Brahms. Jennifer Bustin, Marnie Giesbrecht, and Josephine van Lier bring virtuosity, musical maturity, and great team work to their performance. Admission is free and donations are welcome for the First Presbyterian Floyd Fourney Refugee Fund. Parking for concert-goers is available and free of charge during the event. City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Neighbourhood : Downtown, Oliver Short Description : Beethoven's Archduke Trio performed by Jennifer Bustin, violin; Josephine van Lier, 'cello; Marnie Giesbrecht, piano Event Category : Non-Profit Fundraiser, Performing Arts / Culture Cost : Admission by donation Additional Information : Admission is free and donations are welcome for the First Presbyterian Floyd Fourney Refugee Fund., Parking for concert-goers is available and free of charge during the event. More info : www.firstpresbyterian.ca… . Event Details. Location: 10025 105 Street , Edmonton, AB

A Taste of Dance

9109 182 St NW Sunday, January 27, 2019, 7 – 9pm [image: A Taste of Dance] Take a step into fun, friendship, and fitness! Lessons on the last Sunday of each month from January to April, 2019. Try new steps in line dancing, square dancing, choreographed ballroom, contra, and clogging. Please bring clean shoes with non-marking soles. Singles welcome! Admission $8. City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Short Description : Try new steps in line dancing, square dancing, choreographed ballroom, contra, and clogging! Event Category : Education, Sports, Other Cost : $8 Where to purchase tickets : Call or email! Tickets Phone : 587 521 3386 Contact Email : [email protected] . Event Details. Location: Belmead Community Hall , Edmonton, AB

PORTRAITS EXHIBITION RECEPTION

10186 106 Street NW Edmonton AB Saturday, January 26, 2019, 2 – 4pm [image: PORTRAITS EXHIBITION RECEPTION] From quirky self-portraits to special memories of loved ones and iconic personalities, this exhibition is as diverse as each person or place that is depicted. This exhibition explores issues around love, acceptance, mental health, self-expression, to that of the environment, of death, and celebrating life and all that it holds. "Portraits" features the work of 35 Fine Craft artists from across Canada, emerging to established, who share stories of family, culture, place, being, and belonging through their work. Join us for the Exhibition Reception on Saturday, January 26 from 2 - 4pm Admission to the Alberta Craft Gallery is free and open to the public. City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Downtown Neighbourhood : Downtown Short Description : A craft exhibition of portraits Event Category : Exhibits Cost : Free Contact Name : Victoria Sanchez Contact Phone : 780-488-5900 More info : www.albertacraft.ab.ca… . Event Details. Location: Alberta Craft Gallery Edmonton , Edmonton, AB

Halifax 57 Rescue (Canada): Past and Current Halifax Recovery Projects

11410 Kingsway NW Thursday, January 24, 2019, 7 – 9pm [image: Halifax 57 Rescue (Canada): Past and Current Halifax Recovery Projects] The Alberta Aviation Museum kicks off its 2019 Speaker Series with guest Karl Kjarsgaard, a Director of the Bomber Command Museum of Canada and Project Manager/Director of "Halifax 57 Rescue (Canada)". He has managed several warbird underwater recoveries including the RAF Halifax NA337 in Norway, the RCAF Halifax LW682 in Belgium, and is planning the recovery of RCAF Halifax HR871 off the coast of Sweden. He will update us on the progress of his work and talk about the need to bring more of these iconic aircraft back to Canada. City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Short Description : The Alberta Aviation Museum kicks off its 2019 Speaker Series with guest Karl Kjarsgaard Event Category : Charity / Non-Profit, Education, Museums / Attractions Cost : $8 Members / $10 Non-Members Where to purchase tickets : halifaxrecovery.eventbrite.ca Contact Phone : 780-451-1175 Contact Email : [email protected] Additional Information : Doors open at 6:30pm, Light refreshments included, advance tickets available online only More info : www.albertaaviationmuseum.com . Event Details. Location: Alberta Aviation Museum , Edmonton, AB

EDHS January Speaker Series: The Unorthodox Founding of the Ukrainian (Greek) Orthodox Church of Canada

7730 - 106 Street Edmonton, AB Tuesday, January 22, 2019, 7:30 – 9pm Everyone welcome to join us for our January Speaker Series with speaker Dr. Jars Balan. The founding of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of Canada "from the bottom up." How ordinary people who had come to the Canadian prairies from what is now Ukraine looked to their faith to help them navigate the challenges and opportunities of the immigrant experience. City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Short Description : EDHS January Speaker Series Event Category : Free / Budget, Meetings Cost : Free Presentation/Donations accepted Where to purchase tickets : No tickets necessary Contact Name : Edmonton & District Historical Society Contact Phone : 780-439-2797 Contact Email : [email protected] More info : historicedmonton.ca… . Event Details. Location: Queen Alexandra School Gym , Edmonton, AB

Lunar Night Market 2019

Saturday, January 19, 2019 [image: Lunar Night Market 2019] Come celebrate Lunar New Year organized by Edmonton Viets Association. The day time portion includes performances, food, and a lion dance. The night time portion includes a night market with various vendors and Vietnamese performances. City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Shaw Conference Centre Neighbourhood : Downtown Short Description : Lunar New Year 2019 Event Category : Charity / Non-Profit, Concerts / Performances, Family / Children, Festivals, Free / Budget, Holidays, Major Events Cost : $40.00 Where to purchase tickets : Ticketmaster Contact Name : Lisa Ho Contact Phone : 7809524204 Contact Email : [email protected] . Event Details. Location: Shaw Conference Centre , Edmonton, AB

Keheewin Building Housing Choices

Wednesday, January 16, 2019, 6 – 8pm City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Neighbourhood : Keheewin Short Description : An upcoming Community Conversation will be hosted by Capital Region Housing to present two concept options and next steps. Event Category : Public Consultation . Event Details. Location: Southminster Steinhauer United Church 10740 19 Avenue N W , Edmonton, AB