– 25th April. House of Praise International Church in Chiang Mai will be holding
its annual ANZAC day dawn service and breakfast BBQ starting at 6:00am, on the
25th of April. Everyone is welcome to attend. Wear colours and ribbons.
089-8514292. [email protected]
www.cochouseofpraise.com (for map). 78
Theperak Rd, Chang Puak, Chaing Mai (Just behind the Grandview Hotel)
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. [email protected]
Hash House Harriers Monday Hash
(Bi-weekly): 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 Healing Light:
sessions 250B, Mondays 6-7.30pm at Healing Light, Suk Kasame Rd (off
Nimmanheiman Rd ).
Chiang Mai Founders Day, April 12
6:30 AM. Celebrating the
715th year of the founding of Chiang Mai. Meet at Wat Chiang Mai (near the Red
Cross) to make merit to King Mengrai then walk to Hor Prayha Mangrai to make
merit & cultural performances. Then to the Creative Urban Solutions Center:
Chiangmai Learning Center a block east of Yupparaj School on Ratchwitee Road to
have a public forum on "What we want Chiangmai to be when it celebrate its 720
years" (5 years from now. ) Lunch will follow, shared expenses. Dress in Lanna
style is preferrable, but polite dress is OK too.
INTG 333rd Meeting:
Writing Self Across Thai and Thai American Trans-Masculinities. April 19th, 2011
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]
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,
Hash House Harriers (Bi-weekly):
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 West:
Meets every Tuesday evening at the Amari Rincome Hotel at 7:30PM. Meetings are
dual language - English and Thai. For information email: [email protected]
Line dancing lessons at Guitarman
for free, every
Wednesday, Loi Kroh road.
Quiz Night at the Garden Bar Lotus
Hotel Chang Puak. Teams
of 4 - if you cannot put a team together - come along and we will try to find
you a team. categories this month include General knowledge, literature, the
oscars, current affairs, geography, disco music and 5 difficult questions.
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.. Delanna Hotel starts at 5.30pm, March 30.
[email protected] or 053-206121
Indie Fusion Music at Sangdee
Gallery. Every Wednesday
from 7 -9 PM. Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5. [email protected] 053-894-955.
Chiang Mai Photographic Group:
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.
Sizzling Salsa Night:
every first and third Wednesday, 2nd Floor Gallery, Ratwithi & Ratchapakinai
Intersection. From 8 PM. Free with a 100 baht minimum purchase per person to
support the venue.
Singha Songkran Chiang Mai Triathlon
& 10 km Run: April 14 at
Huay Tung Tao Lake
02 741 1900 or 081 498 9865, 1
kilometre swimming, bicycling and 10 kilometres running.
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 Pub.
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]@gmail.com .
Open night at Sangdee Gallery:
all are welcome to perform. Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5 from 8 PM.
Chiang Mai Expats Club Coffee
Morning: on the 2nd
Friday of each month, 10am-12pm, Mokador Coffee:Samlan Road 3/11, T. Prasingh,
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:
April 8, 8 pm: L'Ami de mon amie
/ My Girlfriend's Boyfriend / Boyfriends and Girlfriends (1987) by Eric Rohmer
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 community.
Coke Summer Festival on Tour 2011:
April 9 at Kad Suan Kaew:
concert with The Richman Toy, Instinct and activities.
The 36th Laab Festival:
April 9 at Kad Suan Kaew. The Chiang
Mai Press Association and Kad Suan Kaew will hold the '36th Laab Muang
Festival'. Enjoy watching the competitors cook, taste many different styles of
larb from 12 p.m. onwards.
A Contemporary Lanna Dance Theatre
By Waewdow Sirisook. April 23 – 24, 2011 Time 6 pm. At Sipsongpanna Khantoke
Chiang Mai, T.SuthepSouth on the canal Rd. Ticket 200 Baht. 081 706 2305, 089
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 Foundation
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 Road.
Every Saturday at 7 PM behind CMU Art Center.
Current Exhibitions & Shows:
A Mahler cycle of his 10 symphonies
dedicated To Her Royal Highness Princess Galyani Vadhana.
A first in Chiangmai; the premier symphony orchestra experience of 2011 with
Leonard Bernstein conducting The Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra via video. Free
concerts open to the public by invitation only. (seat requests to include names
and telephone number—limited seating---confirmed invitations will be sent on a
first come first served basis—gala opening date and venue to be announced)
[email protected]. Presented by
Dr. Howard Graves and Jean Pierre Kirkland. At Samsen Restaurant, email for
reservations. May 8.
Chiang Mai Music Fest April 8 - 10
at Three Kings Monument with the theme Music and Dance in the Garden. Artists
include Nantida Kaewbuasai, Anucha Sumaman, Lanna Commins and Noriko Tsuboi plus
Exhibtion by Jakraphan Chaijit
From March 8 at the Northern Village, Central Airport Plaza
"Butterflies Are Free":
A painting exhibition by Anupan Pluckpankhajee. at Tita Gallery Maerim on 9th
April to 5th June 2011 (daily 8:00 am to 6:00 pm)
Abstract for Access exhibition
at the Art Gallery at the
Faculty of Fine Arts, CMU, Suthep road, Opposite the Faculty of Agriculture.
February 17- April 30.
"My Body Is My Canvas":
2nd and 3rd April. MUMU arthouse
will offer to all Tattoo-lovers a unique chance to show their body art to a
large public and to the media, either by photo or personal venue. Nimanhaemin
Soi 7, 9 am until late.
www.mumuart.com/events.html or 0812869676.
Playhouse Entertainment Complex
promotion for newly opened Playhouse show. Aopi 08 40 20 45 63.
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
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 Discussion
Group: Monthly over lunch
to discuss a previously agreed book. [email protected]
Monthly at Tuskers.:[email protected]
Chiang Mai Gay and Lesbian Club:
Learn Fashion Design:
March 14 - April 4 - one month fashion design course with Jane Rankine at
Sangdee Gallery: Monday afternoons 5-8.30pm, 4000 baht / per person. Teaches the
basics of fashion design so that students can design their own clothes to be
made by a seamstress. Advanced registration and payment essential. Jared (monday
to wednesday only): [email protected] 053.894.955
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.
[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.
Chiang Mai Cricket Sixes
April 3-9 at the Chiangmai Gymkhana, free to all. Food and drinks available at
Junior Golf Camp -
15-30 April, 2011, Boys and girls of all skill levels, Ages 9-14, Traidhos
Three-Generation Community for learning, Only 6 spaces available, All inclusive
2-week Camp: 35 hours of golf instruction, fun-filled activities & outings,
accommodation, meals, supervision and more - 40,000 baht! Please contact Jay at
[email protected] or call 053-301 500 (ext 5415).
Zumba at Payap:
Latin inspired fitness program. Every Monday from 5-6pm (from 7 March 2011 to 16
May 2011, unless otherwise specified). Open space between Sirindhorn Learning
Resource Center (main library) and library annex building (i.e., next to
library) on the main Mae Khao Campus (behind Carrefour), Payap University. Free
& Open to the public.
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]
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, [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 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:
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).
Radioactive Generation Songkran
Festival at Kad Suan Kaew:
April 13-15. Room 39 and Jetset’Er
on 13th April, Flure and Slot Machine on 14th April and Thaitanium on 15th
April. The concert starts at 1 p.m.
Lanna’s New Year Celebration –
Beautiful Orchids: Date:
April 12-17 at Royal Park Rajapruek. 053 114 110 - 5 or
Songkran Festival at Central Airport
Plaza: April 13-15.