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.
Walk Rally for Thai Plants: at Royal
Ratchaphruek Park 053 114 110 or 053 114 195. Students and tourists are invited
to enjoy the walk rally to study Thai plants. Specialists will be there to give
information and prizes can be won.
Supermom!: Kad Suan Kaew. Contest,
dancing, singing, fashion show.
Candle celebration in honor of HM the
Queen’s birthday. 7 PM. Kad Suan Kaew.
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 the
month, noon, at The Dome Residence on Huey Kaew. 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.
Talent competition: Every Friday, JJ
market will hold a talent competition: live bands, dancing, singing, and fashion
designs. Until December 31. 083-208-7592.
Alliance Francaise Films: Friday,
August 13, 8 PM. La Trahison (2006) by Philippe Faucon.
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.
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.
Weekend Film Making workshop at Sangdee
Gallery: August 14-15. 10 AM- 6 PM. 2,000 baht. Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5.
[email protected] 053-894-955.
Country singing and band contest 3rd
floor, Kad Suan Kaew. Singing contest, winner takes Governor’s Cup.
HUG Elephant Concert: Dinner and Concert
by Book Kitavadahna at Sankham Terrace, August 14
Chiang Mai Bicycle Club: Every Sunday, 7
a.m, Thapae Gate. www.chinarice.org.
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.
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
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.
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,
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.
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.
Soroptomist Club: Cory Croymans-Plaghki
: What can a Reiki Energy Massage do for you? Holiday Inn Hotel August 18 6 PM.
Handsome Furs: Canadian rockers live at
Guitarman on Loi Kroh
Alliance Francaise Movies: Friday,
August 20, 8 PM. Sarrounia (1986) By Med Hondo. Friday, August 27, 8 PM. Serko
(2006) by Joél Farges.
HUG Elephant Concert: Dinner and
Concert by Book Kitavadahna at Sankham Terrace, August 14 and 21. All proceeds
will be distributed to The Elephant Hospital of the Elephant Conservation Centre
Lampang. Sankham Terrace. Tickets are limited in supply. Price includes
cocktails, dinner and raffled prizes.
Products Photography Workshop with Alberto
Cosi: August 21. 1-5 PM. 1,200 baht. Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5. [email protected]
AIS Regional League D2 football match.
Tiger Chiang Mai FC will play against Phayao FC on 21 August -5 PM 30 baht.
Wednesday Foreplay Party: Indie bands
at Warm Up Café. August 25.
Sittichai Pengcharoen plays Paganini at
Payap.: August 28, 2010 7:00PM. CRK Recital Hall Payap University Kaew Navarat
Campus. 150 baht, 100 (for students).
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
“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: Wednesdays and
Saturdays, 1 p.m., Building 11, behind McCormick Hospital. 086-194-6300
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 Mother’s Day specials. [email protected]
Current Exhibitions & Shows:
The Journey of Jang Until 3 September.
Presents art, painting, photographing, and music for elephants. Funds will be
donated to handicapped elephants in Lampang. 13th August at Brown House Gallery
4-9 p.m. and 3 September at Sudsanan 8 p.m. 12 a.m.
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.
Lanna Natural Beauty until 31 August at
Tita Gallery 053 298 373. Featuring the acrylic and oil works of Jay Surasen
focusing on flowers and landscapes in northern Thailand.
Dreams of the North: Nuance and Nostalgia
in Contemporary Thai Jewelry From 6 August to 30 November at the Tamarind
Village. The exhibition features an exciting range of collections from some of
Thailand’s most talented young designers and contrasts and compares them with
traditional northern Thai themes.
“Enchanting Chiang Mai... After the Storm”
at 116 Art Gallery. Featuring over fifty contemporary paintings by 23
selected northern Thai Artists. from August 5 until September 19. to Sunday from
11 am to 6 pm . Closed every Monday,.116 Art Gallery, 94-120 Charoenmuang Road.
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
Chiang Mai Gay and Lesbian Club:
http://gaychiangmai.wackwall.com/. Regular meetings.
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
Chiangmai International Taekwondo: All
ages taught in your own home, private lessons by World Master Tom Zuza, 8th Dan.
083 4761752, [email protected]
Tai Chi Classes: Experienced Tai Chi
Sifu gives lessons. 084-600-5268,
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] com or
Karate Practice: Monday/Wednesday 5.30
p.m, Free. CMU’s Student Services building. Karatedo Fed. Wado-kaj
karate. [email protected].
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