Chiang Mai Computer Club: meets Tuesdays at 1 p.m. at
D’Lite Food and Bakery, directly across from Immigration. http://chiang mai-geeks.phpbb3now.com.
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,
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.
[email protected] .
Open night at Sangdee Gallery: all are
welcome to perform. Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5 from 8 PM.
Remembrance Day: November 11 at 10:45
AM at the Chiang Mai Foreign Cemetery. Refreshments at Gymkhana club follow.
BCCT Dinner: All are welcome. Guest Speakers: Mr. Graham
Macdonald, BCCT Chairman and Managing Director of MBMG. Mr. Daniel Pruce, Deputy
Head of Mission, British Embassy Bangkok on ‘Thailand’s Political & Economic
Situation’ Thursday 11th November 2010 from 6.30 pm at Ballroom, Le Meridien
Chiang Mai. 950 baht per person free flow wine and beer. BCCT members and non
BCCT members please book on-line:
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 Films: Friday,
November 5, 8 PM: Coup de Torchon (1981), Friday, November 12, 8 PM: Les Mauvais
Joueurs (2005) by Fr้d้ric Balekdjian, Friday, November 19, 8 PM, Travaus On
Sait Quand วa Commence (2005) by Brigitte Roan. Friday, November 26, 8 PM Cause
Toujours (2004) by Jeanne Labrune
Film Fridays at Sangdee Gallery. Come
and join us at 7:30pm every Friday for a film, hand-picked by a member of our
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. 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.
International Day 8 at Payap University:
Come join the fun! Food, music, dancing, games, activities, crafts, traditional
costumes Everyone is welcome. Get a taste of Europe, Asia, the Middle East, and
North America from countries like Turkey, Myanmar, Korea, USA, China, Thailand,
Germany, Italy, Vietnam, and Japan. Purchase a Payap Passport (20 baht in
advance, 40 baht at the door) to collect country stamps as you check out over 30
stalls and booths. November 5, 5-8 PM. Mae Khao campus.
International Beer Tasting by Horeca:
Full meter ticket includes 10 samples for 500 baht, half meter includes 5
samples for 350. Includes barbeque. JJ Market. Friday November 5 6 PM to
midnight, Saturday November 6 4 PM to midnight. Book at 0801268215.
Out of Samsara: A Contemporary Acoustic
Guitar & Lanna Percussion Concert relating to the inner duality of the world. It
will run from 6.30 p.m. onwards. Ticket costs 300 baht including Thai/western
buffet (also vegetarian food) and concert. 12 November. Spirit House Restaurant,
Viang Bua (Near Tanin Market) 082 894 0236 or 084 803 4366.
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, 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
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.
Film Space: Every Saturday at 7 PM
behind CMU Art Center.
Payap Music Academy and Mahidol University
present An Homage to Frederic Chopin: Saturday, November 6, 2010 at 7:30 PM.
Sunday, November 7, 2010 at 3 P. (The program of these 2 concerts will be
different). CRK Recital Hall, Payap University, Kaew Nawarat Campus, (Opposite
McCormick Hospital). 150 (adult) and Baht 100 (students). Payap Music Academy
Visual Artist’s Portfolio Workshop with Som
Sutthirat: Saturday November 6. Sangdee Gallery. Sirimangkalajarn soi 5. 1- 5
PM. Thai language workshop.
Old News - Young Art Grand Opening Event:
Saturday November 6 -6:30pm - 10:00pm. MUMU Art Gallery Chiang Mai,
Nimmenhaeminda Road Soi 7.
FMSCT Thailand Supercross: Professional
motocross riders in Thailand’s ‘Supercross’. Money from the competition will be
donated to HIV patients. Saturday November 6, Sunday November 7. Nim See Seng
Motocross on the Superhighway Road.
Euodia Autumn Ensemble Concert: 5th
floor Kad Suan Kaew. 7:30 PM. 80 baht. November 6.
Team Club Martini Presents: “The Magic
Forest- Chiang Mai gets WILD!: Saturday November 13. 7 PM. The Forest Glen
Between Miguel’s (Nong Hoi) and the Adventure Hotel. With top DJ Nakadia.
Costume contest. Prebooked tickets 250, at the door 400. Tickets available for
sale at all Fish Actually branches.
PTIS International Picnic in the Park:
November 6 10:30 AM to 4:30 PM. PTIS School.
Cancer Care Charity Fun Run: November
13. Huay Tung Tao Reservoir. 053-298-181 or [email protected]
Registration starts at 7:00 am. Donation at Baht 250 for Cancer Care T-Shirt and
Baht 399 for the Polo-shirt.
Art Exhibition Opening Art Space:
“Behind The Door” Exhibition including students from Nakorn International School,
Prem International School and Chiang Mai International School. November 13th.
Artspace Sirimangkalajarn Soi 7. 12 PM- 4 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. Dyke_Converter @hotmail.com
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
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
Elephant Elegance at the Chedi: Fashion
Auction to benefit the Elephant Clinic: Sunday November 7. 7:30- 9. PM. 350B net
per person inclusive a glasses of sparkling wine and canapes
Special set dinner 750B net for those wanting
to stay on afterwards. (Book direct with Chedi hotel) Further details : [email protected]
Tickets on sale through Chedi hotel, Citylife, Sally Ward, John Morgan. all
money raised goes to the 200 club charity fund.
AIS Regional League: Chiang Mai FC
plays Trang FC. Sunday November 14. 700 Years Stadium. 5 p.m. 30 baht admission.
The 2nd Annual Trio For Justice Half-Marathon:
November 13.San Kamphaeng. www.trioforjustice.org , 053 400 521, 053
808 057, 053 894 422
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
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. 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:
Hobby Hut at Rachamankha: November 6 &
13.The award winning puppet troupe ‘Hobby Hut’ in Rachamankha’s restaurant
courtyard. 980 baht with free flow wine and a dinner of Tai-Yai, Lanna and
Myanmar cuisine from 5pm with the performance commencing at 6pm. Reservations
Chiang Mai Motor Show: 12 – 21 November. Big C Arena,
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.
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.
Paris; Verse/Reverse Photographic Exhibtion:
by Supachai Ketkaroonkul at the Lanna Architects Association until November 30.
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:
Courses, classes, educational opportunities
FISU courses now in Chiang Mai:
Art classes at ArtSpace on 7: Beginning
and Intermediate level oil painting classes ongoing at ArtSpace. Classes are
limited to 5 students Wednesday evenings and Thursday mornings. Laura
artspacechiangmai @gmail.com or visit www. artspacechiangmai.com
Reiki training courses: all levels.
[email protected] artscenter.com or www.asian healingartscenter.com
D & M Music Studio in cooperation With
Embassy Of Austria and Siam Music Yamaha presents Mozart Piano Concerto and
Sonata Competition. Deadline for application and DVD 23 April, 2011. To be held
at Siam Music Yamaha Auditorium near BTS National Stadium Bangkok. June 6-9,
2011. [email protected] yahoo.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: [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]