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.
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.
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.
Dance Jam! A weekly Chiang Mai dance event open to all
styles. Sundays from 5-7pm. Cat House Restaurant and Bar # 10 Soi 3
Sirimungkalajarn. Free. Contact ‘Dance Chiang Mai Group’ on Facebook for more
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.
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.
British Council Chiang Mai 25th Anniversary Celebration.
25 October at the British Council. There will be a sponsored walk arranged by
British Council. Your donation will be helped the victims of devastating floods
in Pakistan. The walk will be 2 kilometres starting and ending point at British
Council at 7 a.m. Every participant will be given a special T-Shirt.
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,
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.
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.
Co-dependants Anonymous: Support group
for those having problems with healthy relationships with others. Every
Wednesday, 7:00 p.m., Seven Fountains, 97 Huey Kaew Rd. 085-863-9898
The Royal British Legion, Chiang Mai.
Social meetings 1st and 3rd Wednesday each month, 7 p.m. at The Olde Bell
British Pub on Loi Khroh Road. Not just for UK ex-servicemen and women, but for
anyone who supports the Legion’s aims and objectives. New members welcome.
Chiang Mai Chess Club: 7pm, Wednesdays,
The Pub, on Huay Kaew Rd. All welcome. John on 085-7109-926.
Open Mike Night at the UN Irish Pub
every Wednesday, from 8.30 p.m. Instruments provided or bring your own, Lindsay
on 089 523 1363.
Chiang Mai Friends: The last Wednesday
of every month. [email protected] or 053-206121.
Indie Fusion Music at Sangdee Gallery.
Every Wednesday from 7 -9 PM. Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5. [email protected]
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
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.
greenpapaya [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
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: Friday, October 22,
8 PM. M. Klein (1976) by Joseph Losey with Alain Delon. Friday, October 29, 8
PM. Ascenseur Pour L’Echaufaud (1958). by Louis Malle with Jeanne Moreau.
Film Fridays at Sangdee Gallery. Come
and join us at 7:30pm every Friday for a film, hand-picked by a member of our
Flora Blossom Celebration 22-25 October
Central Airport G floor in conjunction with Royal Project Foundation, Mae Fah
Luang Foundation. Doi Tung Development Project. Queen Sirikit Botanical Gardens,
Mae Jo University. Rare plants, fashion show. Fresh flowers and sculpture.
Driving Miss Daisy at Kad Suan Kaew:
The Gate Theater Group, Chiang Mai’s English language theater company. 7th floor
at Kad Suan Kaew Shopping Mall on October 29th and will run on Fridays &
Saturdays at 7:00 pm. until the 13th of November (6 performances). Suggested
donation is only 250 baht. [email protected] 087-177-2195 or 086-671-3371.
CSR Fun(d) Fair. 29 October 2010.
Shangri-La Hotel. 053 253 888. The 3rd CSR Fun(d) Fair, a huge garage sale to
earn donation for students at Baan Kor Sa Liam School, Sankamphang. Start at 5 –
Zonta International Club Chiang Mai
October Moon Dance on Friday, October 29, 2010 at the IMPERIAL MAE PING Hotel at
6 pm. Buffet, wine, shopping, dancing. Tickets 1000 baht. Buy tickets at the
Boonsom Farm Ice Cream in Nim City Daily very near to Rimping Superstore. All
Zonta Chiang Mai members have tickets for sale. Call President JiamJit 081 924
5256; “Lin” Nahathai 086 654 6653; Margaret Bhadungzong, 081 472 8113.
Angels & Demons party at the Horn Bar,
Mandarin Oriental Dhara Devi. 8 PM to 1 AM. 200 baht cocktails. Buffet at
Akaligo, 888 baht net per person.
Special Halloween Events
A Scary Music Concert: by the ChiangMai
Youth Phiharmonic Band and Symphony Orchestra Foundation Chaipruck Mekara :
Music Director . Saturday, October 30th, 2010 at 7:30 PM. Kad Theatre, Floor 5th
at Kad Suan Kaew. 100 (for students) 300 400 500 Baht. Tickets on sale at
Information desk, G floor, Kad Suan Kaew. Tel.053-224 444
D2 Halloween Party at the Mix Bar:
Sunday October 31 Halloween dinner buffet from 6.30pm – 10.30pm at Moxie
restaurant. THB 899 net – Adults (food only)
THB 450 net – Children. Children age 3 and
below dine with our compliments. Halloween DJ party from 9pm onwards at Mix Bar.
All selected drinks 100 baht For more information and reservation, please call
053-999-999 or email: [email protected].
Amari loves Halloween August 25-31 at
the Amari Rincome Chiang Mai. Enjoy varieties of ghost dinner buffet , get 1
glass of Kulama wine Free ! Only 450.-Baht net / person . At La Gritta
Restaurant, 6:30-midnight. Join us “ Mr.& Mrs. Halloween Night Contest ” with a
lot of lucky draw . Reserve your seat call : ++66 (0)5322 1130. or Email :
Halloween Brunch at Latest Recipe Le
Meridien, October 31 bring your children in their Halloween customers. The
winner for the most creative costume will receive a hamper full of sweets to
take home. 590 net inclusive of free flow soft drink.750 net inclusive of free
flow of beer cocktail.990 net inclusive of 1 bottle 0f wine. Half price for
Mandarin Oriental Dhara Devi: Halloween
Brunch. Sunday October 31. 888 baht per person from 12 noon- 3 PM. Kids costume
party, children under 12 dine free.
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 or
Baha’i 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: 053 261 582 or 08 1473 0430,
8 AM to 10 PM
BOOKZ: A wellness series of book
presentations: continues through February, 2011. Sponsored by the Ayurveda
and Holistic Healing Foundation, BOOKZ will be held the first and third Thursday
of each month at 10:30 am. October 21, the featured book will be Eckhart Tolle’s
The Power of Now. It is not necessary to have read the book previously. BOOKZ
will be hosted by Shari Brown, writer, reader,and certified wellness coach.
Herbal tea and biscuits will be served. Everyone is invited, free of charge.
BOOKZ will be held at Ayurveda and Holistic Healing Foundation offices, 98/6
Highway1317, Chiangmai Mae-on highway (San Kampaeng Road), next to Wasabe
Japanese Restaurant and across from Jing Jing Thai Restaurant. For more
information, call Nirat at 053 128102.
Current Exhibitions & Shows:
Playhouse Entertainment Complex Promotion:
special promotion for newly opened Playhouse show. Aopi 08 40 20 45 63. [email protected]
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.
Undercover by Waroot Phanyarachun:
Starts 25 October at the Minimal Gallery. The works are all about inspiration,
public images and ingredients of making things.
Doi Saket International Film Festival 2010:
23 October 2010 - 30 October 2010. Doi Saket Area & Nimmanhaemin Area in Chiang
Mai. Free. Opening ceremony held 23 October at Wat Doi Saket.
Through the Keyhole showing at the
CatHouse, Sirimangkalajarn Soi 3.
Impressions of My Travels Art
Exhibition at Sangdee Gallery, Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5.
Watercolour Exhibition by Worawuth Srakaeo
Until December 5, 2010 at West Restaurant, Fah Tani Square, Huay Kaew Road
(opposite Hillside 4 Condotel) Worawuth on 0892618518.
Myanmar Contemporary Art Exhibition
until October 31 at CMU Art Centre.
Your town and our town Until November
20 at Kum Joa Burirat, Sunday walking Street. Supported by Alliance Francaise.
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:
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
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] 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.
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]
Chiang Mai Fencing Club Venue to be
announced soon. Hours will be from 17:30 to 22:00, Monday thru Friday and 12:00
to 22:00 on Saturdays. Monthly tournaments are planned. Instruction in foil and
epee and possibly saber. American instructor/coach with 17years experience.
Please call 082-382-8124 (English) and 087-325-5476 (Thai) for more information
or e-mail at: [email protected]