The Gentleman’s Club:
The Pub, first Monday of the month. Beer and a roast lunch. Info: 053-211-550,
email [email protected]
The Chiang Mai
International Women’s Book Club:
English speaking book lovers. 7 p.m, last Monday of month.
Hash House Harriers Monday
Male only hash, presently,
runs start @ 5.00 PM. Directions can be found on a notice board near the male
toilet @ Number 1 Bar. Free bus to the run departs Number 1 Bar, Loi Kroh Soi [email protected]
4.00 PM. Dyke Converter on 0817241313.
Theatre Playshop at
Drop in sessions 250B, Mondays 6-7.30pm at Healing Light, Suk Kasame Rd (off
Nimmanheiman Rd ).
Informal Northern Thai
8 March, 2011. 7:30 PM. Twisting Buddhism Through the Christian Lexicon :
‘ordination’, A talk by Louis Gabaude at the Alliance Française
Chiang Mai Computer Club:
meets Tuesdays at 1 p.m. at D’Lite Food and Bakery, directly across from
Quiz Night at The Olde
Bell, 8.30 p.m.
087-811-9468, [email protected]
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,
Hash House Harriers
Male only hash every other Tuesday at 5.00pm. Pick up point is Number 1 Bar, Loi
Kroh Soi 1 at 4.00pm. Great running great fun and raise a beer with resident.
Dyke Converter on 0817241313.
Rotary Club Chiang Mai
every Tuesday evening at the Amari Rincome Hotel at 7:30PM. Meetings are dual
language - English and Thai. For information email: [email protected] .
P.O.P. Period of
Party at Warm Up Cafe, 23 February
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
Chiang Mai Friends:
The last Wednesday of every month. [email protected],
[email protected] or 053-206121.
Indie Fusion Music at
Every Wednesday from 7 -9 PM. Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5. [email protected]
Chiang Mai Photographic
Wednesdays at 7.00pm every fortnight in The Red Mango Bar and all those with an
interest in photography, be it film or digital are warmly invited. For details
of meeting dates please visit
www.cmpg.igroops.com. Meetings are
conducted in English but all nationalities are welcome.
Expats Ladies Lunch:
Thursday, March 3 at 12:00 noon. Girasole Italian Restaurant, 71 Ratchadamnern
Rd, (Sunday Walking Market street) in the heart of the old city. 200 baht;
includes drinking water and VAT, but does not include a service charge (tip) for
the servers. Please consider leaving something extra for them. For menu choices
and reservations contact Nancy Lindley [email protected]
Every Tuesday and Thursday at 6 p.m. in the YMCA’s Nawarat Room. Info:
084-485-0100, [email protected]
Jing Jai Market Walking Street, every Thursday and Friday from 5 to 11 PM
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.
[email protected]@gmail.com .
Open night at Sangdee
are welcome to perform. Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5 from 8 PM.
The College of Music,
Payap University presents The ZAPA Concert
by Junior Students: 25th Febuary 2011 at 5-6.30 PM. SW204 Srisangwan Building.
Payap University (Kaew nawarat Campus). Donations Apreciated
Annual APIS IDol
Competition Semi Finals
at APIS auditorium: February 25. starts 6 pm student 50bht adult 100bht. Finals
on march 11th.
for further detilas contact [email protected]
Chiang Mai Expats Club
on the 2nd Friday of each
month, 10am-12pm, Mokador Coffee:Samlan Road 3/11, T. Prasingh, 053-814 806.
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]
Jing Jai Market Walking Street, every Thursday and Friday from 5 to 11 PM.
Alliance Francaise Films:
25th February: 13 m (2007) by Barth Grossmann. 8 PM.
Film Fridays at Sangdee
and join us at 7:30pm every Friday for a film, hand-picked by a member of our
School International day,
Saturday, 26 February 2011 for the International Day event. With games,
performances and international food for everyone. The fun starts at 10:00am till
2:00pm. Entrance is free. All welcome !
Fat Fest Show 4:
26 February Central
Plaza Chiang Mai Airport. Enjoy indie bands and artists festival. There will be
concerts, shows, products, food stalls and many more. example of bands;
Moderndog, Monotone, Polyclinic, etc. Ticket costs 100 baht available at
Information desk, Central Plaza Chiang Mai Airport. From 4 PM on.
Duriyasilp Bowling Raising
Funds Day, The
College of Music, PYU. Fund Raising event to support The Duriyasilp New Music
Ensemble to perform at the International Trumpet Guild 2011, MN and the Asia
Young Musician’s Connection (AYMC), CA in the USA. Feb, 26 at the UFO Bowling
Lane. (Behind Mae-Ping Police Station). Snacks and drinks included. 1,500 per
team of 2 people. Buy or reserve Ticket at [email protected] 053-248 037
Duriyasilp College of
Music Payap University: Honor Recital:
Music by Bach, Caldara, Scarlatti, Poulenc, Dapepe, Scriabin, Boyd, Mozart, and
Williams, for alto saxophone, piano, voice, guitar duo, clarinet duo, saxophone
duo, string quartet, and chamber orchestra. Saturday Feb 26 7:30 PM. CRK Recital
hall, Payap University, Kaew Nawarat Campus.
SKAL Monthly dinner
– February 26 at Away Suansawan Chiang Mai, Centara Boutique Collection. 600bht
members / 800bht guests - 300bht extra for wine during dinner.
The Chiang Mai Flute Club
A Concert of Flute Music. Saturday 26 February 7:30 PKM at the Ballroom, Amora
Thapae: B200 (adult), B100 (student).
Call 089 062 8912 or email
to reserve tickets. (Reserved tickets can be collected and paid for before 19:00
at the door)
7th Annual Run 4 Relief:
26 February at Huay Tung Tao Lake. 089 557 8996, [email protected] 100 m
dash for kids, 5 km run & walk. Registration starts at 7 a.m. 200 baht per entry
and 200 baht for t-shirt. All funds raised will aim to help the Internally
Displaced People (IDP’s) of Burma.
Blink Blink Pool Party:
March 5 at 8 PM Party for over 30’s. Tickets 250 baht include free drink.
[email protected] or 083-153-5311 for reservations and directions.
Searching for Sanook:
Interact Theater from the USA and Rajanagarinda Institute for Child Development
(RICD) will create an original play comprising actors with and without
disabilities from the United States and Thailand. Two shows at 2 pm and 7 pm on
Saturday, March 5 at CMU Art Museum Theater (Corner of Suthep Road and
Nimmanhemin Road). Tickets are available at the door for 200 baht.”
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
Brahma Kumaris Raja Yoga
holds Experience in Meditation every Saturday 3 p.m-4:30 p.m. at 218/6 Chotana
Hash House Harriers:
hash runs every
Saturday at 4.30 pm Catch a free bus to the run site at 3.30 pm from The Hash
Pub in Kampaengdin Road phone 053-449695 or from the Hash House in Moon Muang
Every Saturday at 7 PM behind CMU Art Center.
Current Exhibitions & Shows:
Abstract for Access
the Art Gallery at the Faculty of Fine Arts, CMU, Suthep road, Opposite the
Faculty of Agriculture. February 17- April 30.
Art Exhibition “The
Dynamic Vagueness of Sex”
by Amorn Pimpimai, Siriwit Sukkun and Chaded Khotcharit: February 12- March 9
at Galerie Panisa 189 Mahidol Road, opp. Toyota showroom near Chiang Mai Int’l
Airport, 053 -202 779
Chiang Mai Now & Then
(Photo Exhibition of Mr.Boonserm) through March 7 at the former Sirprkaat Hotel
near Nawarat Bridge.
www.chaocnx.com/photo. Discover Chiangmai’s
old good days through Mr.Boonserm Satrabhaya’s photography.
CMU Arts Center Winter
CMU Arts Center Winter Festival until March at Chiang Mai University Art Center.
special promotion for newly opened Playhouse show. Aopi 08 40 20 45 63.
Impressions of My Travels
at Sangdee Gallery, Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5.
The U.S. Consulate
encourages all American citizens to register with the US Consulate General.
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,
“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, The
Writers Club, 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
Wednesdays and Saturdays, 1 p.m., Building 11, behind McCormick Hospital.
086-194-6300 or 081-027-6836
Baha’i Faith -Why
?: 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
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. [email protected]
Chiang Mai Readers & Book
Monthly over lunch to discuss a previously agreed book. [email protected]
Monthly at Tuskers.:[email protected]
Chiang Mai Gay and Lesbian
Courses, classes, educational opportunities
courses now in Chiang Mai:
Art classes at ArtSpace on
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
Reiki training courses:
all levels. [email protected] or
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]
A special one-off mountain bike hash weekend is planned for the long weekend of
February 18/19/20 organised in conjunction with the Bangkok bike hash club. Two
rides will be planned, along with the popular after-ride beer social at Doi Kham
resort. This popular, fun, activity follows the popular method of following a
paper/powder marked trail, similar to the running hash. Saturday’s ride will be
30kms down Doi Pui mountain, ending at Huay Tung Tao (muster at the zoo 1pm),
Sunday’s ride is more family friendly, a 25km cross-country ride starting and
ending at Royal Flora (Elephant circle, muster 8:30am). Transport, food,
beverages/beer provided. Price 350 & 250 baht, under 12s free.
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 body! 085-5211-528, [email protected]
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, [email protected]
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
Monday/Wednesday 5.30 p.m, Free. CMU’s Student Services building. Karatedo Fed.
Wado-kaj karate. [email protected]
Yang style Tai Chi class
for beginners/intermediate students. Tuesdays
and Thursdays from 8:45 AM to 10:45 AM at Hillside 4 Condo, 4th floor, exercise
room. Call 0899-5553-350 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 0819264210. [email protected]
Chiang Mai Fencing Club:
Classes for all ages. “Chiang Mai ChinaTown” complex, just off the Superhighway,
left at the beginning of the Mae Rim/ Chang Pueak exit road at the Chiang Mai
ChinaTown sign, between the buildings. We are at the back on the lower left
side. 08 -1382-8124 (English) 08-7325-5476(Thai).