Upcoming charity events
Care for Dogs 3rd birthday
party, Sunday, June 7 between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m, at the shelter. Fun, games
and lots of dogs! Everyone welcome. For more details, please contact 084-7
52-5255 (English) or 086-913-8701 (Thai) or visit the website at
www.carefordogs.org. Come and join us on June 7!
The Fourth of July! Early
notification of invitation from the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United
States of America on behalf of the US Consulate-General to the annual
celebration of Independence Day to be held this year from 2 pm to 8 p.m. in the
grounds of the Chiang Mai Municipal Stadium. Admission 100 baht, includes
entertainment, games, door prizes and a firework display. No parking will be
allowed; please take a taxi or ask a friend to drop you off.
The Chiang Mai
Photographic Group meets every 2nd Wednesday
7 p.m. at Tuskers Bar & Grill. All those with an interest in photography film or
digital are invited. Contact Chas for further details at 087-180-4665, www.cmpg.
Informal Northern Thai Group:
A presentation on 18th - 20th Century Thai and Other Southeast Asian Paintings
of the Lord Buddha will be given at the Alliance Franšaise meeting rooms by
James Bogle on June 9 at 7.30. James is an expert on Asian art, and a dedicated
collector of the genre.
Textile Art Group: First
Friday of every month at the Raintree Centre opposite Narawat Bridge: weaving,
surface decoration, batik, embroidery, etc. For further info
International Song Festival
presents an evening of Italian madrigals and the Birth of Opera, given by the
Anima Mundi Early Music Ensemble, led by Antoine Garth. The concert begins at 8
p.m. at the Spirit House restaurant; an Italian buffet dinner will be served at
6 p.m. Tickets are 600 baht. For reservations, please call 084-803-4366.
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 present famous cartoon tunes with a
powerful sound, Musicians will dress as cartoon characters. Every family member
can enjoy the show. Tickets from Xavier Flute Studio, 053-820-464, 200 baht
adults, 100 baht students.
JJ Indy Street: JJ
Markets project to help small SMEs and the unemployed. Regular Thursday market
between 4 .p.m. and 10 .p.m. Local goods from local people well worth a visit.
JJ’s is located next to Tesco Lotus, just off the Superhighway.
Chiang Mai Networking
Evening: June 5. New business networking opportunity at Le Meridien,
6.30-9.30 p.m. 1st Friday
of every month, held by Networking One. Cost of 300 baht includes food, wine and
beer. For details and to book, please visit the website at
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
[email protected] gmail.com.
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. Karate Do Federation Wado-kaj
karate: Monday and Wednesday at 5.30 p.m. This practice is free. For further
info email [email protected]
The Practice of Life: A
Buddhist mindfulness approach to living. Every Wednesday night at 7 p.m. Contact
Numnim on 053-811-464 for directions to Suan Thip Retreat.
‘The Gathering’ - an international fellowship of Christians meeting Sundays at
the Lotus Hotel 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