and Thursday at 6 p.m. in the YMCA’s Nawarat Room. Info: 084-485-0100,
Jing Jai Market Walking
Street, every Thursday and Friday from 5 to 11 PMM
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
Meditate with the Green
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.
The Music College of Payap
University ppresents brilliant Korean pianist Hah Nah Son. Thursday, September 16, 2010, at
5 PM. CRK Recital Hall. Payap University, McCormick Campus. Admission Free
Reflection of Violi by
23 September 7:30 PM at SW204 Payap University, Kaew Nawarat Campus. Free.
Foreign Investment Club (FIC)
meeting 23rd of September (Thursday), starting at 6pm with optional hotel
viewing and welcome drink at 5:30 at the Prince Khum Phaya Resort. CMU guest
speakers will talk about the newly established Technology Development Center for
Industry Rsvp [email protected]
‘Write Now - Get Writing’ 1-day workshop. Thursday 23rd Sept 10am-6pm. 1699
Baht. Each workshop includes a meal at the Chiang Mai Writers Club, follow-up
1-on-1 consultation and a full money-back guarantee*. [email protected]
Piano Recital by Manabu
Thursday 30 Sept. 7 PM. AUA Auditorium 300 baht, 200 baht students. 081 682 8000
October 7. 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 canapés. [email protected] gone.com
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. [email protected]
The Textile Art Group:
first Friday of the month, noon, at The Dome Residence on Huey Kaew. Weaving,
batik, embroidery, etc. [email protected]
Jing Jai Market Walking
Street, every Thursday and Friday from 5 to 11 PM. 084-043-9821.
Every Friday, JJ market will hold a talent competition: live bands, dancing,
singing, and fashion designs. Until December 31. 083-208-7592.
Films: Trois Coleurs; Blanc by Krzysztof Kieslowski, Sept. 17. 8 PM.
Trois Coleurs: Rouge September 24.
Film Fridays at Sangdee
and join us at 7:30pm every Friday for a film, hand-picked by a member of our
Travel Writing’– Friday September 24. 9 AM- 1 PM 999 Baht. Writing to make a
Difference: 2-6 PM 999 baht. Meal inclusive at the Chiang Mai Writers Club.
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, 100 baht per member, 150 baht
non member. Saturday 25th September. Incoming US Consul General for Chiang Mai,
Susan Stevenson is the guest speaker. Shangri-La Hotel.
Brahma Kumaris Raja Yoga
holds Experience in Meditation every Saturday 3 p.m-4:30 p.m. at 218/6 Chotana
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
AIS Regional League 2010:
Tiger Chiang Mai FC will play against Lampang FC from 5 p.m. onwards. 30 baht
admission.18 September. 700 year stadium. www.chiangmaifc.net and www.mhahao.com
A Night of Chopin & Thai
Music: A Night
of Chopin & Thai Music’ performing by local Chiang Mai students with 200th years
anniversary the Polish pianist and song writer. The concert starts at 7.30 p.m.
25 September. 100(for students) 300 400 500.On sale at information desk, G Floor
Kad Suan Kaew
5th anniversary of
(Thai German International Friendship association) charity event. 25 September
at Mercure Hotel. Dine and dance with the stars! Meet Miss Thailand Universe
2008 Gavintra Pontijac and Miss Slim Up Thailand 2008 Mew Sirilapas. Also hair
artist Somsak Chalachol in Mercure Hotel from 7 pm to 11 pm. Raffles, Auctions,
Silent Auctions are offered and the 6 best Lanna Dresses get a special prize.
Tickets are available for 400 Baht incl. Buffet and soft drinks.
Chiang Mai Bicycle Club:
Every Sunday, 7
a.m, Thapae Gate.
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 jgreencm
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.
Chiang Mai Hiking from
Behind Ratchapreuk Gardens to Phuping Palace. A total ascent of 1095 m. Sunday
19th of September.
Care for Dogs Adoption
Fair at the
Airport Plaza Sunday September 20th, from 11AM to 6 PM. We have a litter of
adorable rescued puppies that are about 2 months old, a couple of teenage
puppies, as well a several cats and kittens. As always, we will also have lots
of cute rescue-related stuffed toys, postcards, t-shirts and tank tops! Come
join us and celebrate the friendship between man and his favorite companion and
help make an impact for dogs in need!www.carefordogs.org.
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. [email protected]
Quiz Night at Tuskers,
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
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
Tuesdays at 1 p.m. at D’Lite Food and Bakery, directly across from Immigration. http://chiangmai-geeks.phpbb3now.com.
Quiz Night at The Olde
Bell, 8.30 p.m.
087-811-9468, [email protected]
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
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
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
The U.S. Consulate
encourages all American citizens to register with the US Consulate General.
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.
Wednesdays and Saturdays, 1 p.m., Building 11, behind McCormick Hospital.
086-194-6300 or 081-027-6836
Baha’i Faith -Why ?:
Mike or Rose 08
7305 4006 or Nasser 0817 652 003/053252382
Sri Sathya Sai Baba,
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:
Lanna Photo Club
presents 4th Lanaphotoclub Photo Exhibition. Until 30 September at 8.30 a.m. -
4.30 p.m. 2nd floor, Chiang Mai City Art &Cutural Centre (Three Kings Monument).
special promotion for newly opened Playhouse show. Aopi 08 40 20 45 63. [email protected] www.playhousechiangmai.com.
Dreams of the North:
Nuance and Nostalgia in Contemporary Thai Jewelry:
Until 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.
Tita Gallery Maerim
presents Charoon Boonsuan: one of Thailand fine art students, who were
among privilege eight students of Professor Silp Bhirasri. 68 Mu 6 Rimtai
Maerim. 8 AM- 6 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 duplicate bridge. [email protected]
Dining Out Group:
Once a fortnight,
alternating between Western and Asian food. 100 baht - 500 baht per head.
Chiang Mai Readers & Book
Monthly over lunch to discuss a previously agreed book. [email protected]
Chiang Mai Gay and Lesbian
Courses, classes, educational opportunities
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
courses given by a highly qualified and experienced artist, fees include
materials. [email protected]
Reiki training courses:
[email protected] or
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, [email protected]
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, [email protected]
Chiang Mai Rock Climbing
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] or
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
Times at the Gym: Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday 830 AM to 10:30 AM. Contact
Khun Nigel 081 9264210. [email protected]