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Diary of Events and Happenings in Edmonton, Alberta.


A Cold Sweat 2: The Sweatening

[title]A Cold Sweat 2: The Sweatening[desc]Lowlands Project Space 11210 65 Street NW Edmonton, AB Saturday, October 9, 2021, 4 – 10pm [image: A Cold Sweat 2: The Sweatening] Lowlands has resurrected its spooky and anxious exhibition with 11 new art installations inspired by modern monsters. The exhibition showcases artists from Edmonton, Calgary, Athabasca, and Montreal. Opening this Saturday and running until Halloween! Featuring art by: Autumn Sjølie Brandi Strauss Cayley Lux Ian Rowley Jared Epp Johnathan Onyschuk Josh Navis Nickelas Johnson Max Keene Ryland Fortie Selene Huff $10 suggested admission (pay what you can) OPENING RECEPTION: October 9, 4-10 PM DJs and bar in the yards All ages welcome REGULAR HOURS: October 9 - 31, 2021 Thursday - Saturday, noon-8PM Sunday, Noon-5PM Covid-19 protocols at Lowlands: • Stay home if you have any symptoms such as fever, cough, or sore throat! • Keep a minimum of 2 meters away from others not in your group • Masks are required indoors Lowlands bathroom is not wheelchair accessible Poster design by Jill Stanton City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Neighbourhood : Highlands Short Description : Outdoor art show for Halloween Event Category : Concerts / Performances, Exhibits, Trade Shows, Other Cost : Suggested $10 (pay what you can) Where to purchase tickets : at the door Contact Name : Steven Teeuwsen Contact Phone : 7808028874 Contact Email : steven.teeuwsen@gmail.com More info : www.facebook.com…. Event Details. Location: Lowlands Project Space , Edmonton, AB

Burlesque Workshop: Harness the Creative Process for Your Next Great Act!

[title]Burlesque Workshop: Harness the Creative Process for Your Next Great Act![desc]Online via Zoom Wednesday, October 13, 2021, 6 – 7:30pm [image: Burlesque Workshop: Harness the Creative Process for Your Next Great Act!] Are you looking for your next great act? It's time to not only dream but build and execute your vision because your art deserves to shine on that stage in all its sparkling splendour! This workshop will help you strip away the fear and mystery surrounding the creative process and give you the tools to create festival-worthy, crowd-pleasing acts, again and again. City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Short Description : A 4-week burlesque workshop to help you strip away the fear and mystery surrounding the creative process Event Category : Education Cost : $100 Where to purchase tickets : www.violettecoquette.com… Contact Email : hellothere@violettecoquette.com Additional Information : 18+ / adults only, Early Bird Price of $100 ends on October 7, 2021. Full workshop price: $150 CAD., Questions? Email hellothere@violettecoquette.com. More info : www.violettecoquette.com…. Event Details. Location: Online via Zoom , Edmonton, AB

Alta. Genealogical Society-Edmt. Branch-England Wales Special Interest Group Meeting & Speakers.

[title]Alta. Genealogical Society-Edmt. Branch-England Wales Special Interest Group Meeting & Speakers.[desc]ZOOM-ONLINE 162, 14315-118 Avenue Edmonton T5L 4S6 Thursday, October 7, 2021, 7 – 9pm Bev Wardell-Chair; Liz Edmonds-Zoom Host. Bev Wardell-Opening Remarks. Lynn Fogwill-Will ask you to Tell about your most fun "woohoo" research moment since June! Share information about upcoming conferences, meetings, training sessions, UK updates, and any other useful resources. Liz Edmonds-Brief Presentation on British Currency. Lynn Fogwill-Have any questions about your research? Future Meeting Dates & Plans. City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Short Description : England Wales Special Interest Group Event Category : Family / Children, Other Cost : No Charge. Everyone Welcome. Additional Information : To REGISTER go to the Events Page of the Alta. Genealogical Society-Edmonton Branch website at edmontongenealogy.ca…. Once you have registered you will receive a confirmation email & please retain the email with the link in it so you can join. More info : edmontongenealogy.ca…. Event Details. Location: ZOOM ONLINE , Edmonton, AB

Potter Greens Rezoning & Plan Amendments (LDA21-0059) Digital Engagement

[title]Potter Greens Rezoning & Plan Amendments (LDA21-0059) Digital Engagement[desc]Online Ongoing through Sunday, October 3, 2021, 11:55pm Share your feedback on the proposed rezoning of 1069 Webber Greens Drive NW in the Potter Greens neighbourhood. The rezoning would allow for the development of a low-rise apartment building as well as a future school-park site. The application also includes an amendment to the Potter Greens Neighbourhood Structure Plan (NSP) to remove a portion of a planned, but currently unbuilt, collector road known as Potter Greens Drive. Feedback is being accepted online until October 3. Visit our Engaged Edmonton page Project Name : Potter Greens Rezoning & Plan Amendments (LDA21-0059) City / Town : Edmonton Neighbourhood : Potter Greens Ward : 1 Public Engagement Category : Digital Engagement Event Category : Public Meeting or similar event Contact Name : Cyndie Prpich Contact Email : cyndie.prpich@edmonton.ca Contact Phone : 780-944-0115 More info : engaged.edmonton.ca…. Event Details. Location: Online , Edmonton, AB

Alta. Genealogical Society-Edmonton Branch-Tracing Your Family Tree-What's Your Family Story?

[title]Alta. Genealogical Society-Edmonton Branch-Tracing Your Family Tree-What's Your Family Story?[desc]ZOOM-ONLINE 162, 14315-118 Avenue Edmonton T5L 4S6 Saturday, October 2, 2021, 10 – 11:30am This webinar will provide you with an introduction to researching your ancestry in Eastern Europe. We will examine the methods & problems encountered in this research. You will be shown resources available here, online, in libraries & through various groups. Tips will be provided to assist in handling some problem areas such as language. The Edmonton Branch of the Ukrainian Special Interest Group will be introduced & you will learn how they can be a helpful aid in developing context & possibly locating your ancestors. This webinar is part 1 of a 3-part series that ran in 2020/2021. Session 1 is being repeated. City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Short Description : The Basics of Eastern European Genealogy, Session 1: From You to Your Immigrant Ancestor Event Category : Education, Family / Children, Other Cost : Members $10 Per Session Non-Members $20 Per Session Contact Phone : 780-424-4429 Contact Email : courseoutreach@edmontongenealogy.ca Additional Information : Payment is made at time of registration by clicking on the Register & Pay button, which will take you to Pay Pal. You DO NOT need a Pay Pal account as Pay Pal accepts credit cards. Once you have registered & paid a confirmation email will be sent which contains the link for the webinar., Note Non-Members, as we are unable to assign 2 fees to the same event, non-members after registering for $10 you will be contacted regarding payment of the balance of the fee., Questions? Contact courseoutreach@edmontongenealogy.ca, FOR AGS MEMBERSHIP information go to abgenealogy.ca…. More info : edmontongenealogy.ca. Event Details. Location: ZOOM ONLINE , Edmonton, AB

Fall in Love with House of Hush Burlesque

[title]Fall in Love with House of Hush Burlesque[desc]Garneau Theatre (8712 109 Street) Thursday, September 30, 2021, 6:30 – 8:30pm [image: Fall in Love with House of Hush Burlesque] Get ready to be titillated by the incredible performers as they bring some of their loveliest acts to the stage. There will be sparkles, bumps, grinds, and a whole lot of joy. Claim your ticket for a burlesque show filled with some of Edmonton's top performers including Le Tabby Lexington, Luna La'Pearl, Rae Ricochet, Rusty Strutz, Shir Modesty, and Violette Coquette. Tickets are limited, don't delay so you won't miss this glorious burlesque display! City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Neighbourhood : Garneau Short Description : Celebrate Fall with House of Hush Burlesque on Thursday, September 30th. Event Category : Concerts / Performances Cost : $30 Where to purchase tickets : www.metrocinema.org… Additional Information : This show is 18+. Doors at 6:30pm. Show at 7pm. Tickets are very limited. Only 120 per show. As of September 20, 2021, attendance of all events at Metro Cinema will require proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test (within 72 hours) upon entry. Learn more at metrocinema.org/covid-19-measures.. Event Details. Location: Garneau Theatre 8712 109 Street , Edmonton, AB

Orange Shirt Day Run/Walk Every Child Matters

[title]Orange Shirt Day Run/Walk Every Child Matters[desc]Start Kinsmen Park river valley trail to Hawrelak park foot bridge and back Thursday, September 30, 2021, 3 – 7pm [image: Orange Shirt Day Run/Walk Every Child Matters] City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Kinsmen Park Short Description : Run/Walk Event Category : Non-Profit Fundraiser, Run / Walk Contact Name : Anita Cardinal-Stewart More info : fb.me…. Event Details. Location: Start Kinsmen Park river valley trail to Hawrelak park foot bridge and back , Edmonton, AB

Edmonton & District Historical Society's September Speaker Series

[title]Edmonton & District Historical Society's September Speaker Series[desc]Pioneers Cabin 9430 99 Street (Scona Rd) NW Edmonton, AB Tuesday, September 28, 2021, 7:30 – 9pm Everyone welcome to attend our September Speaker Series: The Ring Houses as an Intrinsic Part of Edmonton's Urban Plan with speaker, Darrel Babuk, Principal, Boreas Architecture & Civic Design, Inc. The City of Edmonton adopted an urban plan in 1907 that was modelled after the "City Beautiful" model of axial boulevards terminating in grand vistas and focal points. The University of Alberta followed suit with its "City Beautiful" plan, which included a ring of faculty houses off of its beautiful Convocation Hall. This presentation looks at that urban plan, and the Ring Houses that form an intrinsic part. City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Short Description : EDHS September Speaker Series Event Category : Meetings Cost : Free/Donations accepted Where to purchase tickets : historicedmonton.ca… Contact Name : Edmonton & District Historical Society Contact Phone : 780-439-2797 Contact Email : info@historicedmonton.ca Additional Information : Free presentation available in person or online via Zoom., No registration required for in person attendance. , Registration required if wanting to attend online via Zoom. Please register online for the Zoom link. More info : historicedmonton.ca…. Event Details. Location: Pioneers Cabin , Edmonton, AB

Greek Festival

[title]Greek Festival[desc]HELLENIC-CANADIAN COMMUNITY OF EDMONTON 10450 116 ST NW Edmonton AB, T5K 2S4 Sunday, September 26, 2021, 12 – 9pm [image: Greek Festival] You are cordially welcome to our 1st annual Greek Festival in Edmonton, brought to you by the Hellenic-Canadian Community of Edmonton and Region. WHEN September 25th & 26th, 2021 Saturday: 12:00-9:00pm Sunday: 12:00-8:00pm WHERE Hellenic-Canadian Community of Edmonton and Region 10450 116 ST NW, Edmonton, AB T5K 2S4 WHAT Authentic Greek Food Chicken Souvlaki Spanakopita Greek Salad Dolmathes Dip Tray Bougatsa Cafe Frape Activities Folk Dancing Greek Souvenirs Video Presentation of Greece Greek Books for Sale Raffle Tickets - 2 Travel Vouchers (worth $1,500 each) School Registration City / Town : Edmonton Event Venue : Other Neighbourhood : Oliver Short Description : Greek Cultural Festival Featuring Greek Events & Food Event Category : Festivals, Performing Arts / Culture Cost : Free Where to purchase tickets : No tickets necessary Contact Phone : (780) 454-2382 Contact Email : info@edmontonhellenic.com More info : www.edmontonhellenic.com…. Event Details. Location: HELLENIC CANADIAN COMMUNITY OF EDMONTON , Edmonton, AB