Alcoholics Anonymous: Every Tuesday and
Thursday at 6 p.m. in the YMCA’s Nawarat Room. Info: 084-485-0100,
JJ Market: Jing Jai Market Walking Street,
every Thursday and Friday from 5 to 11 PM
Think Ho Market Artists: Street market at
Think Park at Nimmanhaemin until June 30.
Free Argentine tango class in Chiang Mai:
Every Thursday 18.30 - 20.00 at the Latin Club / Nimmanhaemin Rd. Soi 6. Edward
Tio +66 (0) 874947048.
Games Nights at Tuskers. Every Thursday
from 7.30pm. A fun evening of game playing. Popular games are Call MY Bluff,
Pictionary and the Name Game. Relaxed and social evening with just the right
amount of friendly arguments! Everyone welcome, turn up at anytime. Chas 0871
Quiz Night at the UN Irish Pub.
Meditate with the Green Papaya Sangha in
the tradition of Vietnamese Zen Master Thich Nhat Hanh. Thursdays from 7:30 to
9:00 pm at the Yoga Studio 65/1 Arak Road. Beginners welcome. [email protected]
Critical Mass Chiang Mai Bicycle Ride -
Everyone on a bike, unicycle, skateboard, or roller-blades is invited to join
the ride, beginning at 8:30 p.m. at Thapae Gate on the last Friday of every
month to celebrate cycling and assert cyclists’ right to the road. Short ride
around Chiang Mai with drinks to follow.
The Textile Art Group: First Friday of
month at the Raintree Centre opposite Narawat Bridge. Weaving, batik, embroidery,
etc. [email protected].
JJ Market: Jing Jai Market Walking Street,
every Thursday and Friday from 5 to 11 PM 084-043-9821.
Musical Market until - 31 August.The Ring,
Nimmaheamin Soi 17 from 5 p.m. every 2nd and 4th Friday.
Alliance Francaise movies: July 23, 8 PM.
Hors De Prix by Pierre Salvadori with Audrey Tautou.
Talent competition: Every Friday, JJ
market will hold a talent competition: live bands, dancing, singing, and fashion
designs. Until December 31. 083-208-7592.
Sek Thongsuwan: Thai pianist studying for his Master
Degree in St. Petersburg, Russia, makes a welcome return after his successful
recital last year at Payap. Friday, July 30 at 7:30 PM at Baan Wangtan. Phone JP
on 084 868 1017. free for members. Guests are welcome at 300 baht each. Seats
are limited. Saturday July 31st at 10.00 am through noon. Sek will present a
Masterclass at Santi School of Music Soi 5, Thanon Sirimangklanjan. Admission
free to registered students; guests welcome at 100 baht per person.
Al-anon: Support group open to those affected by
alcoholism in a relative or friend. Every Saturday, 4:00-5:00 p.m, Seven
Fountains, 97 Huey Kaew Rd. Info: 087-300-4668, www.alanonthailand.org,
Chiang Mai Expats Club: 2nd
and 4th Saturday of every month, 10
a.m. until 12:30, Shangri-La Hotel. 100 baht per member, 150 baht non member.
Brahma Kumaris Raja Yoga Foundation holds Experience in
Meditation every Saturday 3 p.m-4:30 p.m. at 218/6 Chotana Rd. 053-214-904.
Hash House Harriers: Saturday H3 - mixed hash
which runs every Saturday at 5pm until October. Time is move forward due to lack
of daylight after October. Catch a free bus at 4pm from The Hash Pub in
Kampaengdin Road phone 053-449695 or Hash House in Moon Muang Road.
Participate in World Wide Photowalk in Chiang Mai For
details see worldwidephotowalk. Com. 24 July.
Chiang Mai Bicycle Club: Every Sunday, 7 a.m, Thapae
Hash House Harriers: CH4 Mixed family hash runs
every Sunday. Pick up point is Mokador opposite Wat Phra Singh at 15.30. You can
even bring the kids. Great running and fun with a few drinks after discover
unseen Chiang Mai with residents and expats. [email protected] or
[email protected] or phone 0817241313.
Care for Dogs urgently needs both Thai and Western
volunteers for their new stall at the Sunday Walking Street Market, which will
help to raise funds for the shelter’s ever-increasing needs. Volunteers will be
selling Care for Dogs merchandise, collecting donations and spreading public
awareness of Care for Dogs. [email protected]
The Baptist Group meeting for old-time worship and
fellowship every Sunday morning at 11 am in the Grand View Hotel Chiangmai-Lampang
road on superhighway.084 378 1440 [email protected]
Chiangmai Garden Fair: Every 3rd Sunday of the month
Starting at 10.00am - 4.30pm. The Pub on Huay Kaew Road. 053-211550 to book a
stall for 150 baht for the day.
Sek Thongsuwan performs a piano concert in honor of
late Princess Mother on the anniversary of her 109th birthday. With music and
lyrics composed by His Majesty the King, and classical Thai songs. from 9 AM -12
Noon at Mae Fah Luang Arts and Culture Park in Chiang Rai. (0)53 716
The Gentleman’s Club: The Pub, first
Monday of the month. Beer and a roast lunch. Info: 053-211-550, email
The Chiang Mai International Women’s Book
Club: English speaking book lovers. 7 p.m, last Monday of month.
Quiz Night at Tuskers, Every Monday
8.30pm start. A popular team trivia evening including picture, general knowledge,
current affairs and music questions. Come as a team or individually and we will
find you friendly people to join. All welcome. Chas 0871 804 665.
Hash House Harriers Monday Hash (Bi-weekly):
Male only hash, presently, runs start @ 5.30 PM. Directions can be found on
a notice board near the male toilet @ Number 1 Bar.
Free bus to the run departs Mokador Caffe Bar
Lounge, opposite Wat Phra Singh @ 4.15 PM. Free bus to the run departs Number 1
bar @ 4.30 PM., Dyke Converter on 0817241313
The Chiang Mai Computer Club: meets
Tuesdays at 1 p.m. at D’Lite Food and Bakery, directly across from Immigration.
Quiz Night at The Olde Bell, 8.30 p.m.
087-811-9468, [email protected].
Alcoholics Anonymous: Every Tuesday and
Thursday at 6 p.m. in the YMCA’s Nawarat Room. 084-485-0100, [email protected]
Open Mike night at North Gate Jazz Co-Op:
every Tuesday. 10 p.m. Chang Puak Gate.
Dutch community in Chiang Mai: Evening
get-together every 1st Tuesday of
the month, Nederlandse Vereniging Thailand. 7 p.m, everybody welcome. Hollanda
Montri Guesthouse, 365 Charoenrat Rd. ans.
Hash House Harriers (Bi-weekly): Male
only hash every other Tuesday. Pick up point is Mokador opposite Wat Phra Singh
at 16.00 Great running great fun and raise a beer with resident male expats.
[email protected] 0817241313.
Turtle Festival Episode: Visitors will
have the opportunity to see many sea turtles and freshwater turtles from all
over the world.5th June - 4th August. At Chiang Mai Zoo Aquarium. Tel. 053 893
013 - 7
Elvis Presley Festival: Suriwongse
Hotel, until July 31 For more information please call 053 270051-7
Dokmai Garden presents a talk by Dr
Panee from Chiang Mai University, Department of Pharmacology, “Medicinal Plants
in Your Garden” Sunday, July 25th, at 15.00. Dokmai Garden. : 100 Baht, icoffee,
lecture, entrance to the garden and guided tour discussing medicinal plants and
other garden issues. http://www.dokmaigarden.co.th/howtoget.php. Please reserve
one day in advance [email protected] Bring an umbrella and suitable shoes
in case of rain!
Creative Craft for Creative Economy
Date: 23 July - 27 July at CMU Convention Centre: Shop handicrafts from the
Alliance Francaise movies: July 30, 8
PM. Ensemble, C’est tout by Claude Berri with Audrey Tautou.
12th HHK in the North: Come and shop
loads of drawing equipment and stationery 9 a.m. - 7 p.m. July 30. CMU Art
The U.S. Consulate encourages all
American citizens to register with the US Consulate General. Please visit https://travelregistration.state.gov
to register and/or update your current information. American Citizens are
reminded that all services are provided by appointment only. To make an
appointment or view additional information on our services,
“De Mortuis: the story the Chiang Mai
Foreign Cemetery” : Stories of the 150 persons buried in the foreigners’
cemetery since 1898 a pocket history of some aspects of Chiang Mai life and of
some of the foreigners who lived and died there. 200 baht, available at the
Cemetery, The Pub, Tuskers, The Writers Club, Darling Wine Bar, Gymkhana Club.
Or, by post A. C. Tucker, PO Box 228 CMU, Chiang Mai 50202. Cheques to “A. C.
Tucker” Baht 230 (mailed to Thailand), 5.50 £, and US$ 9.00 (worldwide). These
donations used for maintenance and upkeep of cemetery.
Nicotine Anonymous: Meets Wednesday and
Saturday, 1 p.m., Building 11, behind McCormick Hospital. 086-194-6300 or 081-027-6836
Baha’i Faith - Bahai Faith. Why ?: Mike
or Rose 08 7305 4006 or Nasser 0817 652 003/053252382
Sri Sathya Sai Baba, spiritual master. Study and
discussion group for Chiang Mai devotees. Info: Bob at 084-9034325, 053-291272 ,
8 a.m. - 10 p.m.
Amari Rincome has BBQ nights, buffet lunch specials,
steak dinner specials and Switzerland National Day specials. [email protected]
Dining Promotion at Prince Khum Phaya Resort and Spa
Kham Saen Restaurant: Lunch specials: Khum Phaya Oriental Salad and Salmon set,
Oriental Salad & Chicken Parmesan set, Oriental Salad and filet of pork set, 300
baht net per person until July 31. [email protected]
Acting Workshop at Saengdee Gallery: Thursdays.6-9 PM.
250 Baht per person. Neville [email protected] 5 Sirimankalajarn Road,
2 for 1 at Absolute Skin Care Clinic until July 31.
053 894 872
Annual Sale at Central Airport until August 1
Current Exhibitions & Shows:
Patterns, Passages and Prayers: Traditional
Culture of the Golden Triangle.” featuring Hill Tribes photos and artifacts
from the Golden Triangle . At Tamarind Village through the end of July. Curator
walks with Victoria Vorreiter every Friday from 4:30 pm to 5:30 PM. Advance
reservations required. (053) 418-896 for reservation.
Playhouse Entertainment Complex Promotion:
special promotion for newly opened Playhouse show. Aopi 08 40 20 45 63. [email protected]
Paintings by Sawan Yawnghwe & Sondenkind:
5 sirimankhalajarn road, soi 5 Until September 16.
The opening ceremony of “Art&Amity VII” by
Students and Teachers of Galerie Panisa is on Saturday July 17 at 18.00 hrs.
until August 11, Mon-Sat 09.00-18.00 (closed on Sundays).
The 2nd Bangkok Triennake International
Print and Drawing exhibition July 6- 25 at the CMU Art Centre.
After Work By Thierry Malinge. July
5-31 at Meojaidee Gallery
Chiang Mai Bridge Club: The Pub on Huay
Kaew Road. Sunday, 1:15 pm, duplicate bridge. Monday, 12:45 pm, bridge coaching
session. Wednesday, 12:45 pm, duplicate bridge. Friday, 12:45 pm, relaxed
Dining Out Group: Once a fortnight,
alternating between Western and Asian food. 100 baht - 500 baht per head.
Chiang Mai Readers & Book Discussion Group:
Monthly over lunch to discuss a previously agreed book.
Travel Club: Monthly at Tuskers.:[email protected]
Chiang Mai Gay and Lesbian Club: http://gaychiangmai.wackwall.com/.
Courses, classes, educational opportunities
FISU courses now in Chiang Mai:
Cultural Exhange Program Chiang Mai
University Language Institute; a great way to get involved with the local
community! “It’s all about giving and receiving, sharing skills, learning from
each other in cultural exchanges, sustainability, cool projects and a total win-
win situation!” We offer Tailor-made placements in any field; commitment of at
least 4 hours per week/ 16 hours per month to be eligible for a Non-Imm ED Visa
. Placement and visa fee requested to cover expenses. [email protected]
Art classes at ArtSpace on 7: Short
courses given by a highly qualified and experienced artist, fees include
materials. [email protected]
Reiki training courses: all levels.
[email protected] or www.asianhealingartscenter.com.
Tai Chi Classes: Yang &Chen style Tai Chi guide you to
find internal soft Chi flow and intensive energy in your own body! 085-5211-528,
Chiangmai International Taekwondo: All ages taught in
your own home, private lessons by World Master Tom Zuza, 8th Dan. 0834761752,
Tai Chi Classes: Experienced Tai Chi Sifu gives
Chiang Mai Rock Climbing Adventures: offering 20
percent discounts on outdoor equipment.Rock climbing technique and equipment
demonstrations, a pull up contest, rocking climbing contest, and cave
demonstrations. 053-207-102: [email protected] 55/3 Ratchapakinai Rd,
Tai Chi – Chi-Kung every Monday and Wednesday 8 am at
Suan Buak Hat Public Park by Master Patrick Stahl. 085 276 4700. [email protected]
Karate Practice: Monday/Wednesday 5.30 p.m, Free. CMU’s
Student Services building. Karatedo Fed. Wado-kaj karate.
Tai Chi Classes: Chen style Tai Chi classes for
beginners, Mondays Wednesdays, 9 a.m.-11 a.m. Hillside 4 Condos, 4th
floor, exercise room. 089-955-5350, or www.taichichiangmai.com. Private classes
Spike Collier, Director of Golf from The Prem Golf
Academy : private lessons at the Star Dome Driving Range from 08:00-12:00 July
17, 18, 19. [email protected].
Short Game Clinic at The Prem Golf Academy. 26-30 July
2010. Half Day (12,000 baht) and Full Day (18,000 baht) options available.
053-301500 (ext 5415), [email protected]