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.
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, December 17th, Les
Vacances De Mr. Hulot (1953) by Jacques Tati
Film Fridays at Sangdee Gallery. Come and join us at
7:30pm every Friday for a film, hand-picked by a member of our Sangdee
Ladies Night at Miguels: Leather and lace lingerie show on
the catwalk! Friday December 17 from 6 PM to 10 PM. Miguels’ Nong Hoi. Miguel’s
Cafe & Bar. Chiang Mai 89 Plaza, CM-Lamphun Road. Rsvp to [email protected]
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 Rd. 053-214-904.
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.
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.
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. ‘Dance Chiang Mai Group’ on Facebook for more
Car boot sale: Open to all, gates open to sellers at 6.30
am until 2.30pm and entry to the public is from 8am to 3pm. Booth space
available for community organizations. Every Sunday. 080 8469916 (english) 080
8469917 (thai or english).
Khun Nadda Viyakarn “THIS IS MY LIFE” Live in concert at
the Playhouse: Sunday-December 19 @ 7:30 pm. Tickets available at 500 and 700
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]
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 081 7241313.
Carols by Candlelight: Monday-December 20 @ 7:30 pm.
Advance tickets available at Citylife Garden Party and Nimmanheiman NAP Fair.
Tickets are 800 in advance and 1000 at the door. A night of Christmas featuring
traditional carols sung by the Chiang Mai Choral Society, Exerpts from “The
Nutcracker” by the On Point Ballet School, the vocal stylings of Mister Ramon
Vizmanos and a special Christmas performance by the Playhouse Dancers. Egg nog
included. Call 053410671.
The Entertainer presents “A Christmas Cabaret”
performing songs from Broadway Shows and Christmas Classics. Monday, December
20, 2010 at 7:30PM at Sangdee Gallery 5 Sirimankhalajarn Rd. Soi 5. 350 baht.
reservations: Call 080 947 0280 or visit: www.ana-gracey.co.uk
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, [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. [email protected]
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.
100 Horsepower Party at Chalermkrung Café featuring popular
grunge band Flure. December 21. 084 174 4847
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]
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: 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. At the 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. Nirat at 053
Current Exhibitions & Shows:
Flora Fest at Royal Flora Ratchaphruek:
until February 6.
Chang Food Festival 3: Until December
19 at Kad Derng Choi.
CMU Arts Center Winter Festival 1st CMU
Arts Center Winter Festival 27 December-March at Chiang Mai University Art
11th Northern Art Exhibition by PTT.
9th - 29th December, 2010 at CMU Art Center
22nd Toshiba “Bring Good Things to Life”
Art Exhibition: 8th - 30th December, 2010 atCMU Art Center
Chiangmai Super Cars Show 2010 —17 - 26
December, 2010 from 10.00 AM to 9 PM- 21.00 at Chiang Mai Hall. Central Airport
Plaza Chiang Mai.
Ancient Textiles, Living Art: Treasures
from the Looms of Indonesia, Laos, and Thailand: December 11- January 28, 2011.
The Patricia Cheesman Collection Gallery Studio Naenna 138/8 Soi Changkhian,
Huay Keow Rd. 081-595-8758
Playhouse Entertainment Complex Promotion:
special promotion for newly opened Playhouse show. Aopi 08 40 20 45 63. [email protected]
Impressions of My Travels Art
Exhibition at Sangdee Gallery, Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5.
Khun Yuth Suripong Exhibition Landscape
and Flower at Tita Gallery: 1st December 2010 through 6th January 2011. 68 Mu 6
Rimtai Maerim. 6653298373
In Dwelling: This exhibition of art and
sculptures by 10 famous artists of Thailand. Until 31 December. Elephants
Gallery, Nimmanhaemin Soi 1. 053 894 071.
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
Kid’s Holiday Art Classes at ArtSpace!!!
Kids will enjoy making a variety of projects as they learn about known artists
while having loads of fun with all kinds of materials. This class is for
students from 3rd - 6th Grade, (Ages 8 - 12 years old). December: Tuesday 21,
Thursday 23, Tuesday 28, Thursday 30. 10am - 11:45am. Contact ArtSpace for more
information and to reserve a space for your child. (Seating is limited)
See www.artspacechiang mai.com for more
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
[email protected] or visit www.artspacechiangmai.com
Reiki training courses: all levels.
[email protected] or www.asianhealingartscenter.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] www.dmmusic.org.
Badminton: Every Tuesday from 2-4 PM at
the Municipal Stadium Badminton Hall. Open to all. 20 baht/session.
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] 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]