Alcoholics Anonymous: Every Tuesday and Thursday at 6
p.m. in the YMCA’s Nawarat Room. Info: 084-485-0100, [email protected]
JJ Market: Jing Jai Market Walking Street, every
Thursday and Friday from 5 to 11 PM
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 804 665
Quiz Night at the UN Irish Pub. 053-214-554
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.
Networking Evening: September 2. Please be sure to mark
your calendar for this important business networking event at the Shangri La
Hotel. From 6.30 p.m. to 8.30 p.m at the Shangri La Hotel. A great opportunity
for business professionals and individuals alike to meet, network and exchange
views in a social environment. Guests are encouraged to bring along colleagues
and business associates to take full advantage of the event. 300 baht, including
beer, wine and canap้s.
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.
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: Un homme
et Une femme by Claude Lelouch, September 3. Trois Coleurs; bleu by Krzysztof
Kieslowski, Sept. 10. 8 PM.
Film Fridays at Sangdee Gallery. Come and
join us at 7:30pm every Friday for a film, hand-picked by a member of our
Duriyasilp College of Music & Payap University
presents A Concert of Compositions and Arrangements by Chaiwat Somsa. September
10 7:30 PM. CRK Recital Hall, Payap University, Kaew Nawarat. Free.
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, .alanonthailand.org, @alanonthailand.org..
Chiang Mai Expats Club: 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 - 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.
Kite making workshop for kids: Saturday,
Sept 4, 10 AM to 11:30 AM. Sangdee Gallery, Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5.
Boyd - Nop concert: Sept 4 at Banlantong
Hall, Lotus Pangsaunkaew Hotel. 5-9 PM.
Elephant Elegance at dusitD2 September 4.
Tickets 500 baht, proceeds raise money for a scanner for the elephant hospital.
[email protected] for info.
Online Games Competition: Kad Suan Kaew 3rd floor,
September 11. www.playpark.com.
AIS Regional League D2 football: Tiger
Chiang Mai FC will play against Utaradit. 30 baht. Sept. 4 at 5 PM.
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.
Classical Music Night every Sunday at Sangdee Gallery.
7 PM. Sirimangkalajarn soi 5.
Don Cox, tree and landscape professional from
California, will give a two part presentation entitled “Plant health care and
diagnosing plant problems”. Our sales nursery will be open. We now have cashew
seedlings from Koh Samui. Sunday, September 5th, 2 PM. Dokmai Garden. t: 100
Baht, includes coffee and the double lecture.Driving information: http://www.dokmaigarden.co.th/howtoget.php.
Registration: To get a ticket for 100 Baht, you need to send us an e-mail at
least one day in advance ([email protected]).
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 Australian -
Thai Chamber of Commerce Chiang Mai Sundowners .September 10 at the dusit
D2. 6-9 PM. 350 baht. Reservations [email protected]
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, http://chiangmai.usconsulate.gov/service.html
“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 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.
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.
4th Lanna Photoclub Photo Exhibition 2010
September 5-30. 2nd floor, Chiang Mai City art&Cutural Centre (Three Kings
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.
Friend Exhibition: Rajamankla
University student art exhibtion. Sept. 6-14. Jing Jai Art Gallery, JJ Market.
10 AM to 8 PM.
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]alingartscenter.com 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.
0834761752, [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: info @thailandclimbing.com. 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] or www.zensabai.com.
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
Chiang Mai University Judo Club:
Training Times at the Gym: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 830 AM to 10:30 AM.
Contact Khun Nigel 0819264210. [email protected]