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 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:
Drop in sessions 250B, Mondays 6-7.30pm at Healing Light, Suk Kasame Rd (off
Nimmanheiman Rd ).
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, [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
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 Kantary Hills 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.Speakers: Mr. Ruchuchai Potha , Labor
Technical Officer, Department of Employment Chiang Mai Province.
Adrian Crump : The Cabin Chiang Mai at the Butterfly Resort 181 Moo 6. San Pee
www.stayatbutterfly.comstarts at 5.30pm,
[email protected] or 053-206121
Indie Fusion Music at Sangdee Gallery.
Every Wednesday from 7 -9 PM. Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5. [email protected]
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.
meets at the Pool bar Furama Hotel. cocktails & snacks from 6.30pm with a Thai
menu dinner served in a family style at 8pm. 600bht members. 800bht guests, plus
300 bht if you would like free flow wine during your dinner. for further info
contact "Naphat Nutsati"
[email protected]. April 28
May's "Formal" Expats Ladies Lunch:
Thursday, May 5 at Co-Co OK a smart new restaurant, 49/21 Huey Kaew Rd. About
100 meters west of the Huey Kaew/Nimmanheiman/SuperHighway intersection on the
north side of Huey Kaew Rd. a buffet of delectable Thai cuisine. 12:00 Noon.
200 baht, all inclusive. For reservations, contact Nancy Lindley
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. 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]@gmail.com .
Open night at Sangdee Gallery:
all are welcome to perform. Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5 from 8 PM.
Friends of Music Making in Chiang Mai
present Tchaikovsky: Piano Trio in A minor Opus 50. at the Auditorium Rimping
Condo Ground Floor. Tasana Nagavajara violin, Indhuan Srikaranonda Piano,
Ekachai Maskulrat Cello. 400bht tickets must be reserved in advance by email to
[email protected] or phone 0848681017
Chiang Mai Expats Club Coffee Morning:
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:
Friday, May 6th: 3 short films by Eric Rohmer and La Carrière De Suzanne (1963).
Eric Rohmer. Friday, May 20th: Ma Nuit Chez Maud (1969) by Eric Rohmer. Friday,
May 27th: Le Genou De Claire (1970) 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.
Dutch Queen’s Birthday Celebration 2011:
Bistro 1 at Nim City Daily. 12 noon- 3PM. April 30
Birthday Party at Sangdee Gallery for Queen Beatrix: April 30 from 7:30 PM.
Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5
Wine, Women, And Music
by Ayu Namtep and Family at College of Music of Payap University, Kaew Nawarat
Campus. Saturday, May7, 2011, CRK Recital Hall (SW201), 7:30 PM. Admission 200
Baht. To raise funds for the travel expenses of the Payap University Brass
Ensemble's performances in the United States. Call 053-248 037 or
An Enchanted Evening featuring Book Kitavadhana and Ong-ard
–Sat. May 14, at Harris Institute ,The Princes Royal College -Songs from
Musicals and Show Tunes. From 8pm until 10pm. Tickets available
500-400-300-200bht and are available at the Vocal Experts Studio, Sangdee
Gallery, Impresso Express bar and Sangkham Terrace. For further details contact
Women Meet & Greet:
All women are welcome to join us for our meet & greet at Miguel's Bar on May 14
starting at 7pm. This is event is organized by Chicky Net, the online social
network for women living in Thailand. More details regarding this event can be
Barcamp Chiang Mai 4:
May 21, 2011 at Payap University. You can register now at
Barcamps are independently organized conferences. Everybody is invited to
contribute to the building of a day of exchange, activities, and conversation.
Generally topics revolve around the world of technology and computing.
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)
Presented by Dr. Howard Graves and Jean Pierre Kirkland. At Samsen
Restaurant, email for reservations. May 8.
Life inside a Refugee Camp. Art and Reflection by Saw Saintdom:
2nd Floor Gallery at the corner of Ratwithi and Ratpaking inside the
moat. Until May 15.
Chiang Mai Fest:
Now - 30th April At Chiang Mai Arts and Cultural Centre (behind Three Kings
Monument) 053 292 224 or
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":
Through May 15 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:
special 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:
Courses, classes, educational opportunities
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.
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.
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).