Upcoming charity events
Soroptimists celebrate 2nd anniversary
with Pyjamas and Pedicures. This May 26 event is strictly for the ladies!
Held at Spa Na-Tandee, 16/9-10 Nimmanhaemin Rd. Soi 17, canapés, pedicures,
music and prizes for the best nightwear! Cost 600 baht, proceeds to Single
Annual CMIS Sala Sale:
Saturday, May 23, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. at Payap University, Graduation Building,
Maekhao Campus, Between Carrefour and Ring Road. Shop, Sell or Donate! Contact
Tuyet Cahill at [email protected] or phone 083-1528427 (English speaking) or
Somporn for Thai 081-8636739
200 Club meets at The
Olde Bell Thursday May 21. Money raised goes to Maetang Elephant Park Clinic and
the Lanna Dogs Rescue centre. For further info [email protected]
The Expat Ladies Luncheon:
Tuesday, May 26 at the Grandview Buffet (again), as Fran is now away in the
States until June 15. For further info, please either email Fran on
[email protected] com, or Nancy Lindley on [email protected]
Intahkin Festival - The
Pillar of the City. Wat Chedi Luang, May 22-29. A traditional festival
celebrating the founding of the city and its spiritual roots.
The Chiang Mai International
Women’s Book Club: International group of English speaking book lovers. Meet
7 p.m. on last Monday of every month. For further info email
Bennett Lerner and Friends
present Nocturnes and Barcaroles Part 4. Saturday May 23 from 7.30 p.m. at
Saisuree Chutikul Music Hall Mae Kao Campus Payap University: Pianist Bennett
Lerner, baritone Saran Suebsantiwongse, harpist Judi Utley, and flutist
Suratachai Chenyavanit. Admission 200 Baht (Students 100 Baht). For further
information call Khun Nok at 081-804-3920
Chiang Mai Arts University
Art Centre, May 6 – 28. Art Thesis of Graduate Students (Master Degrees)
Visual arts understanding the value beauty of art work and sustain the world.
9a.m. until 5p.m. For further info [email protected]
Xavier Flute Studio presents
a “Classical Cartoon Concert” at AUA on June 6 at 7.30 p.m. Xavier
Vichitporn (flute) and Remi Namthep (electone) will present famous cartoon tunes
with a powerful orchestral sound. Musicians will dress as cartoon characters so
that every family member can enjoy the show. Tickets from Xavier Flute Studio,
053-820-464, 200 baht adults, 100 baht students
The Think Park Rincome
Intersection, Nimmanhaemindha Road. Every Monday and Tuesday 4 – 11 p.m.
Fashionable and local products including food and drinks, clothes, ornaments,
leather accessories OTOP products. Various entertainments arranged.
JJ Indy Street: JJ
Markets project to help small SMEs and the unemployed by setting up a market
every Thursday between 4 .p.m and 10 .p.m., where local people can show their
goods and make sales. Well worth a visit. JJ’s is located next to Tesco Lotus,
just off the Superhighway.
Art classes at ArtSpace on 7:
Short courses given by a highly qualified and experienced artist, fees
include materials. Develop your potential! For further details contact Laura on
Reiki training courses -
all levels. For further info please contact [email protected] artscenter.com or
visit the website on www.asianhealing artscenter.com.
Karate Practice: Student
Services building at Chiang Mai University. Karatedo Federation Wado-kaj karate:
Monday and Wednesday at 5.30 p.m. This practice is free. For further info email
1st Youth World Weightlifting
Championship: Scheduled between 19 and 24 May at the 700 Year Stadium, this
is an important international event! For those who remember the world
weightlifting championships at the same venue, it’s a Don’t Miss!
The Practice of Life: A
Buddhist mindfulness approach to living. Every Wednesday night at 7 p.m. Contact
Numnim on 953-811-464 for directions to Suan Thip Retreat.
‘The Gathering’ - an international fellowship of Christians meeting Sundays at
the Lotus Hotel (Pang Suan Kaew) behind Central Mall, 10:30 a.m., 5th floor.
Good refreshments and good friends. Call Pastor John at 080-131-3721
Sri Sathya Sai Baba,
spiritual master. Devotees in Chiang Mai are now holding a study and discussion
group. For further details, please contact Bob on 081-469-1507, between 8 a.m.
and 10 p.m.
Baha’i Faith - What is it?
Why is it fresh and important? New topics on 9th and 19th of every month at 1110
Nakornping Condo, off Huay Kaew Rd. at 2.45 p.m. Call Mike or Rose on 08 7305