canadiary Edmonton

Diary of Events and Happenings in Edmonton, Alberta.


Family Fun Day at Kidco Community Tender Heart

Saturday, October 20, 2018, 10am – 12pm [image: Family Fun Day at Kidco Community Tender Heart] Join Us for a FREE Family Fun Day at Kidco Community Tender Heart! Crafts, Activities and Fun for all ages! 3319 - 118 Avenue, Edmonton Saturday, October 20th, 10:00AM - 12:00PM Balloon Artist Russ will be joining us at 10:30! City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Neighbourhood : Abbottsfield, Beverly Heights Short Description : Ring in Fall with Family, Friends and the Community - Balloon Artist, Crafts and Snacks for all Ages Event Category : Family / Children, Free / Budget Cost : FREE Where to purchase tickets : tenderheartfallevent.eventbrite.ca More info : tenderheartfallevent.eventbrite.ca . Event Details. Location: Kidco Community Tender Heart Child Care 3319 118 Avenue, Edmonton , Edmonton, AB

Let's Talk About Brains: A public showcase of Alberta's neuroscience and mental health research

(10155 105 St NW, Edmonton) Thursday, October 18, 2018, 7 – 9pm For anyone interested in science, check out this cool public showcase event happening Thursday Oct 18th 7-9pm. It's free! At the Edmonton Coast Plaza Hotel (10155 105 St NW, Edmonton) Let's Talk About Brains: A public showcase of Alberta's neuroscience and mental health research www.showpass.com… You have to register in advance under the "Public Reception and Poster Session Only" option when you click the Register button. City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Short Description : Public showcase and posters of Alberta Neuroscience and Mental Health Research Event Category : Education Cost : FREE Where to purchase tickets : www.showpass.com… More info : www.showpass.com… . Event Details. Location: Edmonton Coast Plaza Hotel , Edmonton, AB

COFFEE OF ENCOURAGEMENT

Friday, October 12, 1pm – Saturday, October 13, 2018, 12pm Challenging the public to buy coffee for 10 people in the month of October and spend 10 to 20 minutes encouraging each other creating awareness for the importance of mental health and family life. Follow us on facebook : Coffee of encouragement. City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Short Description : BUY A COFFEE, SPEND FEW MOMENTS ENCOURAGING SOMEONE Event Category : Charity / Non-Profit Cost : ZERO Where to purchase tickets : NO TICKETS, BUT YOU CAN STOP BY AT 20, 3908 97 STREET, EDMONTON, AB, CANADA, T6E 6N2 for more information. Tickets Phone : 780 707 5419 Contact Name : YOLEEN NAIDOO Contact Phone : 780 7075419 Contact Email : [email protected] Additional Information : This event is to get the public to buy coffee for 10 people in the month of October and spend 10 to 20 minutes encouraging each other., follow us on facebook : COFFEE OF ENCOURAGEMENT . Event Details. Location: EDMONTON, CANADA , Edmonton, AB

Wildlife

Friday, October 12, 2018, 8 – 11pm [image: Wildlife] Ever drive across the Walterdale Bridge and think, "wouldn't it be great if they did something with the empty power plant?" Video artist Tim Folkmann is going to bring the red brick west wall of the Rossdale Generating Station to life, projecting an artistic interpretation of birds and animals in motion. The video is about 15 minutes long and runs continuously throughout the two evenings. City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Downtown Neighbourhood : Rossdale Short Description : Video Installation Event Category : Film, Free / Budget, Museums / Attractions, Performing Arts / Culture Cost : Free More info : www.timfolkmann.ca . Event Details. Location: Rossdale Generating Station, 9469 Rossdale Road , Edmonton, AB

Hazeldean Christmas Craft Sale

Hazeldean Christmas Craft Sale - November 17th & 18th - 10:00 – 4:00 9630 - 66 Ave NW Come join us at Hazeldean’s 8th annual craft sale. We showcase crafts and creations from local artisans. Jewellery, pottery, baby clothes, slippers, greeting cards, photography and much more! There are door prizes and a concession so come hungry! $1.00 donation at the door This year the proceeds from the door and concession go to the 75th Pathfinders of Girl Guides Canada. http://www.hazeldean.org/ edmonton

Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation

11211 142 Street, Edmonton Alberta Friday, October 5, 2018 – Thursday, January 31, 2019 [image: Volcanoes: The Fires of Creation] Discover molten worlds and exploding craters on the giant screen when you watch Volcanoes: Fires of Creation in IMAX at TELUS World of Science – Edmonton on Friday, October 5. TELUS World of Science – Edmonton proud to be the first theatre in the world to show this exhilarating new film. Join intrepid explorer Carsten Peter as he dodges boulders at the edge of an active volcano in Indonesia, descends into a boiling lava lake in Vanuatu and visits incredible acid ponds, geysers and mineral deposit fields in Ethiopia. Audiences will embark on an epic adventure across the globe to see the archeological ghost town of Pompeii, hydrothermal vents at the bottom of the ocean and witness the devastating effects of the 2018 Kilauea eruption in Hawaii. City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : TELUS World of Science Short Description : – Discover molten worlds and exploding craters on the giant screen when you watch Volcanoes: Fires of Creation Event Category : Film Cost : $9.50 -$13.95 Where to purchase tickets : www.onlinebookings.edmontonscience.com… Tickets Phone : 780-451-3344 More info : telusworldofscienceedmonton.ca… . Event Details. Location: TELUS World of Science Edmonton , Edmonton, AB

Nuit Blanche

Saturday, September 29, 7pm – Sunday, September 30, 2018, 7am [image: Nuit Blanche] Nuit Blanche is a contemporary art festival that began in Paris in 2002 and, since then, has spread to cities across the world. This year, you're invited to Nuit Blanche Edmonton for family-friendly, all night art experience that goes from sunset to sunrise. The festival features performance art, interactive exhibits, accessible art pieces, and even a Night Market. In 2015 the festival saw over 55,000 attendees; with over 30 unique art installations, Nuit Blanche Edmonton 2018 is expected to be even bigger! The festivities will be taking place throughout the downtown core of Edmonton, from 102 street to 97 street, and 104 avenue to 100 avenue with some community projects happening off-site. Join us as transforms downtown Edmonton into a vibrant and accessible art experience! For more information and to invite your friends and family to the event, please visit www.nuitblancheedmonton.ca and follow Nuit Blanche on Facebook (@NuitBlancheEdmonton), Twitter, and Instagram (@NuitBlancheEd)! See you there! City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Downtown Neighbourhood : Downtown Short Description : All night art party downtown! Event Category : Festivals Cost : FREE More info : www.nuitblancheedmonton.ca . Event Details. Location: Various public spaces throughout downtown Edmonton , Edmonton, AB

Songs of Hope

Friday, September 28, 2018, 11:30am – 2pm City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Downtown Neighbourhood : Downtown Short Description : Free performances, beading workshop, crafts and Indigenous artisans pop-up market as part of Alberta Culture Days Event Category : Charity / Non-Profit, Concerts / Performances, Craft Show / Farmers Market, Education, Family / Children, Festivals, Free / Budget, Performing Arts / Culture, Seniors, Theatre, Other Cost : Free Where to purchase tickets : www.eventbrite.ca… Contact Name : Mandy MacRae Contact Phone : 780-248-1217 Contact Email : [email protected] Additional Information : Enjoy performances of Cree songs, opera arias, and fiddle music at Songs of Hope, presented by Edmonton Opera and the University of Alberta's Life Skills Journey Project. This multicultural showcase aims to bring people together in the spirit of hope and reconciliation on Orange Shirt Day. More info : www.facebook.com… . Event Details. Location: Main floor atrium, Enterprise Square 10230 Jasper Ave , Edmonton, AB

Audrey's Books Presents: Carl Hare, Author of On The River of Time

Thursday, September 27, 2018, 7 – 8pm [image: Audrey's Books Presents: Carl Hare, Author of On The River of Time] Catapulted into a world of power, political intrigue and humanity, Spenser portrays the last four turbulent months in the life of the great poet, Edmund Spenser. Fleeing the great Munster revolt and fighting to survive the invasion of his home at a terrible cost to his family, he lives as a refugee in Cork before returning to England to see Queen Elizabeth and her Privy Council. This is a gripping tale of bravery, conflict, war and deception. Life will never be the same. Join author and poet Carl Hare for a special reading and book signing of Spenser: On The River Of Time. City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Short Description : Book Launch, Signing and Reading with Author Carl Hare Event Category : Performing Arts / Culture, Other Contact Phone : 780-423-3487 Contact Email : [email protected] Additional Information : Like Games of Thrones? You'll want to add Spenser: On The River Of Time to your reading list. Meet Carl Hare, author and poet of Spenser: On The River Of Time this Thursday, September 27th, 7 pm at Audreys Books. More info : www.facebook.com… . Event Details. Location: Audrey's Bookstore , Edmonton, AB