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Diary of Events and Happenings in Edmonton, Alberta.


River City Big Band presents Jazz at the Oasis featuring Maria Manna

Saturday, February 17, 2018, 8 – 9:30pm [image: River City Big Band presents Jazz at the Oasis featuring Maria Manna] Maria Manna is a vocalist, producer, actor, humanitarian, philanthropist, business owner, author and Ordained Minister. The evening is a fundraiser for the Kidney Foundation and will feature a special musical tribute to music legend Natalie Cole. As a recording artist, Maria has recently released her 4th album "Maria Manna with Love", a tribute album to Natalie Cole. The River City Big Band is one of the most well known jazz big bands in the Edmonton area. Formed in 1995, RCBB has been heard by thousands over the years, performing in jazz clubs and concert halls, and at community service events such as music festivals and concerts in support of school system music education. City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Short Description : The evening is a fundraiser for the Kidney Foundation and will feature a special musical tribute to music legend Natalie Cole. Event Category : Concerts / Performances Cost : $35 Where to purchase tickets : www.tixonthesquare.ca… Tickets Phone : 7804201757 More info : www.rivercitybigband.com . Event Details. Location: Oasis Centre 10930 177 st , Edmonton, AB

A Furry Valentines Event

13620-163 ST NW, Edmonton, AB Saturday, February 17, 2018, 7 – 9pm [image: A Furry Valentines Event] On Saturday, February 17, bring your partner, friends and fur-babies to A Furry Valentine's Celebration at the Edmonton Humane Society from 7 to 9 p.m., presented by Northwest Toyota. Enjoy drinks and food at this adult-only (18+) fundraiser while celebrating the (un)official wedding of Pugsley and Honey. And if your dog has fallen in ruv with their canine companion, they can get married and receive a certificate signifying their union too! If your dog hasn't yet found their valentine, complete a doggy dating profile to discover their perfect match! We'll also have a photo booth to capture your puppy love, and trainers on-site to answer behaviour questions and provide "relationship counseling" for a successful lifelong bond. City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Neighbourhood : Wellington Short Description : A Furry Valentines Event at the Edmonton Humane Society Event Category : Charity / Non-Profit Cost : $25 Where to purchase tickets : www.edmontonhumanesociety.com… Tickets Phone : 780-491-3519 Contact Name : Megan Contact Phone : 780-491-3519 Contact Email : [email protected] More info : www.edmontonhumanesociety.com… . Event Details. Location: Edmonton Humane Society, , Edmonton, AB

Emerging Artist Concert

Alberta College Campus 10050 MacDonald Drive Edmonton, AB Friday, February 16, 2018, 7:30 – 9:30pm [image: Emerging Artist Concert] Presenting some of Edmonton's best music students. This concert will feature students from the University of Alberta, MacEwan University's Jazz Program, Concordia University, The King's University and MacEwan's Conservatory of Music. Enjoy an evening of classical, jazz and live music. Proceeds from this event will go to the Muttart Foundation's Bursary Fund. All ages are welcome. City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Short Description : Presenting some of Edmonton's best music students currently studying at the post secondary level. Event Category : Performing Arts / Culture Cost : $10 Where to purchase tickets : musce.ca… Contact Name : MacEwan University Conservatory of Music Contact Phone : 7806333725 Contact Email : [email protected] More info : www.macewan.ca… . Event Details. Location: Muttart Hall , Edmonton, AB

Teen Gaming

Thursday, February 15, 2018, 7:30 – 9pm Come to the library and hone your skills by playing some of the best video games out there. Event Venue : Edmonton Public Library Neighbourhood : Beacon Heights Cost : Free More info : epl.bibliocommons.com… . Event Details. Location: Abbottsfield Penny McKee , Edmonton, AB

Practise English @ Your Library

Thursday, February 15, 2018, 7 – 8pm Are you learning English? Practise your English language skills, meet new friends and have some fun. We'll have conversations about many different topics, using materials from the library. A library staff member will lead the group. English speakers at all levels are welcome! No Registration Event Venue : Edmonton Public Library Neighbourhood : Rideau Park Cost : Free More info : epl.bibliocommons.com… . Event Details. Location: Whitemud Crossing , Edmonton, AB

Get Your Geek On!

Thursday, February 15, 2018, 7 – 8:30pm Robotics, coding, circuitry, video game making and more! Adults are invited to this fun, informal environment where they can learn, collaborate, and play with EPL's Makerspace technologies. This 4-week series of drop-ins will focus on new pieces of technology throughout. Event Venue : Edmonton Public Library Neighbourhood : Mill Woods Town Centre Cost : Free More info : epl.bibliocommons.com… . Event Details. Location: Mill Woods , Edmonton, AB

Country Music - Singing, Jam & Dance

13535-109A Avenue Thursday, February 15, 2018, 7 – 10pm [image: Country Music - Singing, Jam & Dance] EDMONTON →every Thursday, 7:00 - 10:00 p.m. Country Music Singing, Jam & Dance $5.00 - North Glenora Community Hall, 13535 - 109A Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta For more info call Gary at 780-998-4904 or Ken Bartley 780-504-0489 City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Neighbourhood : North Glenora Short Description : Weekly Jam & Dance - Country Music Event Category : Seniors Cost : $5.00 Contact Name : Gary Contact Phone : 780-998-4904 Contact Email : [email protected] More info : www.wildrosefiddlers.org . Event Details. Location: North Glenora Community Hall , Edmonton, AB

Reading Circle (Frontier College)

Wednesday, February 14, 2018, 6:30 – 7:30pm A reading circle is a place where children and volunteers read together for enjoyment. One volunteer and one child form a team to read, write, play games and tell stories that help build literacy skills. For registration information, contact Frontier College by email, [email protected] Event Venue : Edmonton Public Library Neighbourhood : Callingwood North Cost : Free More info : epl.bibliocommons.com… . Event Details. Location: Lois Hole Callingwood , Edmonton, AB

English Conversation Circle (LACE)

Wednesday, February 14, 2018, 6:30 – 8:30pm Drop in and join others who also want to practice their English. English Conversation Circle is part of Catholic Social Services' Learning and Community Enrichment (LACE) program. Call Catholic Social Services at 780-424-3545 for more information. Event Venue : Edmonton Public Library Neighbourhood : Beaumaris Cost : Free More info : epl.bibliocommons.com… . Event Details. Location: Castle Downs , Edmonton, AB