concert of piano solos and piano/vocal duets by soprano Deb Childs and a
guest pianist from Arizona. The concert will be at the CRK recital hall on
Payap University’s Nawarat campus and begins at 7:30 PM. Monday, August 25
Palettes Exhibition by Tuwatee Jehko
at Meeting Room Art Café Charoenrat Road Opening reception 6pm September 1
All welcome. Exhibition on display 1 – 15 September 2014
Flower Festival with Anna Scott:
September 1st 2014 from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at The Hobbyist at Star Avenue 3
Viva Terrace, 288/29-30 Mahidol Road. Tel. 053 275011. 053 273116. 081 602
2521. 089 433 1143. Workshop Tuition: Baht 4,500.
: Tel. 053 275011. 053 273116. 081 602 2521. 089 433 1143
The exhibitions that celebrates and pay tribute to Prof Silpa Bhirasri; the
father of modern art in Thailand and was instrumental in the founding of
today’s Silpakorn University on Sept 15 each year. CMU Art Center
Every Monday “Performing Artists”. For those interested in new and local
authors - and want writers to contact us if they are interested in
participating. 8:00 PM to 9:30 PM. UPSTAIRS! No charge! Bar and food
downstairs as always at Sangdee (Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5). arnoldlasky
Mai Travel Club;
6.30pm at Sangdee Gallery Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5. The 2nd Monday of every
month. [email protected]
Highlanders plays ball hockey
every Monday on the footsal field next to SibSawnPunna restaurant soi
opposite to the Sirinarth Garden hotel Canal Road. Every Monday 8-9.30 pm.
night at Boy Blues Bar
every Monday from 9 p.m. Kalare Night Bazaar
House Harriers: CH3 (Male Only).
Male runs alternate weekly Mon/Tue. Pick up point is The Next Place, 65
Moonmuang Raad (opposite Thapae Gate) at 16:00, Run at 17:00 (from Oct to
March) and Pick up 16:30, Run 17:30 (Apr to Sept). For further info, please
Mai Back to Basics Group of AA
Monday through Friday at 9:00 a.m. All meetings are open. Suan Buak Haad
(Park) Pavillion on the pond.
first Monday of the month. Beer and a roast lunch. Info: 053-211-550, email
Chiang Mai International Women’s Book Club:
English speaking book lovers. 7 p.m, last Monday of month. chiangmaibookclub
Monday and Wednesday 8 am at Suan Buak Hat Public Park by Master Patrick
Stahl. 085 276 4700. patrick@zensabai .com or
Monday/Wednesday 5.30 p.m, Free. CMU’s Student Services building.
Karatedo Fed. Wado-kaj karate. admin@ japankarate-cnx.net.
Pop-Up Dinner at Promenada. The Connecting Bridge at Promenada Resort Mall -
A selection of Carmen Wines from Chile will be served along with a six
course menu; September 2 reservations required [email protected]
Tuesday, 9 September, 2014, 7:30 pm : “The Ten Principles of Fair Trade”. A
Talk by Christine Gent. Alliance Française
Mai International Rotary Club: The Chiang Mai International Rotary Club
meets on Tuesdays at 7:30 p.m at The River Market Restaurant. Meeting
attendance is limited to club members, invited guests of club members and
visiting Rotarians. If you desire further details about the meetings or
about Rotary please contact Roger Lindley at rogerklindley@ gmail.com or
Football (Soccer) Game: very casual ‘kick-around’ and ALWAYS a lot of fun.
Every Tuesday at 5pm (5 -ish) at Nah Moor field at the CMU entrance off Huay
Kaew Road. We welcome everyone and all levels - it isn’t a serious game,
just a fun way to exercise and meet new
people.https://www.facebook.com/groups/12771849059 0815/ for info.
About Photography at Focus Coffee bar Huay Kaew Road (just before the Canal
Road) From 7pm until 9pm – every Tuesday. Open discussion group for everyone
interested in talking about photography - hosted by Kevin Landwer-Johan.
Laughter Yoga every Tuesday 6-7pm at Kalyanamit Chiangmai
and Dance lovers: Salsa every Tuesday at Gossip Bar near De Lanna Hotel and
Pra Singh Temple. Open dance start from 9.00 pm onward For more information
please follow salsa group at facebook - salsa Club Chiang Mai.
Alcoholics Anonymous: Every Tuesday and Thursday at 6 p.m. in the YMCA’s
Nawarat Room. 084-485-0100, [email protected]
House Harriers: CH3 (Male Only). Male runs alternate weekly Mon/Tue. Pick up
point is The Next Place, 65 Moonmuang Raad (opposite Thapae Gate) at 16:00,
Run at 17:00 (from Oct to March) and Pick up 16:30, Run 17:30 (Apr to
Sept). For further info, please go to:
Alcoholics Anonymous Chiang Mai West International Group meets Tuesdays and
Thursdays each week – closed meetings at 6.00pm until 7.00pm in the Nawarat
Room of the YMCA Hotel near to Huay Keow Road and Central Kad Suan Kaew
Mall. Visit the national website:
Mai Geeks - The Chiang Mai Computer Club: every Tuesday at the Airport
Greenery Serviced Apartments and Hotel, 185/28 Tippanate Rd., kitty-corner
from Central Airport Plaza where Hang Dong Rd turns into Tippanate Rd.
Meetings run from 1:00 - 2:00. It is open to computer users of all skill
http://chiangmai-geeks.forumotion.net (If the blue line does not
underscore the entire URL link for the website, copy and paste the URL in a
new browser tab or window and remove any spaces that may exist in that
expression.) or contact us at [email protected] (There
shouldn’t be any spaces in our email address either)
Meet at the MMA club near the Railways station on Tuesday evenings and
Saturday Morning. Contact Nigel on 0819264210
Badminton: Every Tuesday from 2-4 PM at the Municipal Stadium Badminton
Hall. Open to all. 20 baht/session.
Duangtawan: Every Wednesday:
you pay only 3. Every day - All- You -Can –Eat. Dim Sum Buffet Lunch. Choose
from more than 30 varieties of freshly prepared Dim Sum…a delicious treat
for every palate. Daily from 11.30 to 14.30 hrs. Baht 350++ per adult /
Baht 175++ per child under 12 years. Special Promotion Every Wednesday; Dine
4 you pay only 3 At Sunflower Chinese Restaurant, on the 24th floor,
Centara Duangtawan Hotel. Reservations, please call 053 905000 Ext. 3227
British Legion meeting:
Basic Line Hotel Soi 1 Loi Kroh Road. Every 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each
month. 7PM Gill 0871 728 785
Lanna Society weekly informal gatherings:
The Glasshouse 169 Ratchapakinai Road, 5:30 p.m. events@
swiss-lanna-society.com every Wednesday.
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. Mid-month on Wednesday. Email for details: lotus@
of Bill meeting
(General 12 Step meeting, all addictions welcomed) Wednesday from 1-2 p.m. 3
Little Pigs. 242 Manee Napparat, Soi 2 | Near the North Gate, outer side of
Support group for those having problems with healthy relationships with
others. Every Wednesday, 7:00 p.m., Seven Fountains, 97 Huey Kaew Rd.
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.
Mai Photographic Group:
meets every other Wednesday at 7pm at the Airport Greenery Hotel. www.
cmphotogroup.com. Meetings are conducted in English but all nationalities
Mai Chess Club:
every wed evening at 7pm, at “The Pub”. 053277948,
http://thepubchiangmai.com/, The Pub, on Huay Kaew Rd. All
Wednesdays and Saturdays, 1 p.m. 7 Fountains 97 Huay Kaew Road. 086-194-6300
Chiang Mai & the North’s
meeting is at Tamarind Village August 28, 2014. 6:30 PM register online
Rock Guitarist III
at Pentatonic Rock Bar FREE Entry. 7pm Top guitarist Northern Thailand
Pattrawut Muti, Neng New Old Stock, Joe Lords of Rock, Pong Hero Hero, Pom
Yesterday Mood and more: August 28.
exhibition by Professor Takashi Akiyama
from Tama Art University and the director of Takashi Akiyama Poster Opening
on September 11, 2014 at 6.00pm. From Sept 11-28 CMU Art Center
September 11 at David’s Kitchen @ 909 – Foundation for the education of
Rural Children are holding their annual fund raiser to raise money for
scholarship funding for rural children. 950THB per person. 6.30pm.
Utaipolluxami@ chiangmaifrangipani.com or 081-885-1200 or 053-225-000
[email protected] or [email protected]
Thursday of each month. For reservations and menu selections contact Nancy
Lindley [email protected] by noon the day before.
“Informal” Expats Ladies Lunch:
lunch buffet at the Grandview Hotel, on the Superhighway. Arrive at
11:45.200 baht. Cost includes SC, VAT, water, coffee and tea. For
reservations contact Nancy Lindley NLLindley@msn.[email protected] Every 3rd Thursday.
and Dance lovers:
Every Tuesday and Thursday from 8:30 PM at Café de la Wine. Chareon Prathet
Road. Free but please support the venue by buying drinks.
Mai Money Club:
We meet last Thursday of every month. Don Freeman 089 970 5795 or Martin
Spring 053 237 238. May 29 11:30am – 1:00pm. US Tax inquiries. Free and open
to all interested parties
acoustic music at the Drunken Flower
Thursday, Friday and Saturday night, Nimmanhaemin Soi 17
Every Tuesday and Thursday at 6 p.m. in the YMCA’s Nawarat Room. Info:
084-485-0100, chiangmaiwestaa@ yahoo.com.
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.
green[email protected] green [email protected]
night at Sangdee Gallery:
all are welcome to perform. Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5 from 8 PM.
of all genres read and discuss works in progress. Every Thursday at Why Not
Restaurant Nimmanhaemin Soi 11.2nd floor
private room. [email protected] or
Night Charity Concert with New York Cosmos Band:
29 6:30 pm. CMU Auditorium, Tickets on sale at Student and Alumni Affairs
Faculty of CMU.
Coffee Man (CMU.) And counter, G Kad Suan Kaew. 053-943225
Music Forum at CMU Art Center Theater;
August 29th, 8:30 am to 17:30 pm; exchange ideas about the art of music. Of
tribal groups in question. Maintaining the identity of themselves to the
public, students and other interested parties in addition to the discussion
above and still have a musical tribe of tribal groups, Lisu, Hmong, Mien
year check with Karen, Shan and. pin peat music contemporary. Students 100
baht and 200 baht guest inquiries and reservation information. 053-943625-6
Phonjarernrat (Baritone) Santi Saengthong (piano) and the CLL Chorus Group
admission AUA Auditorium – please call 053-224-344 or email santimus@
gmail.com August 29
Love at Sangdee Gallery
Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5 – hosted by DJ Task – playing a selection of Deep
House, Progressive, Minimal and Techno – from 6pm onwards – DJ Task is
joined by DJ Kriminal and DJ Big Daddy. August 29
Letters at the River Market
– Love Letters by A.R. Gurney, directed by Stephan Turner Featuring Joyce &
Jim Matchett- 6.45 pm. 053-234-493. Sept 12
Sparkling Ladies Nights at Latitude 18
+ Hub, Le Méridien Chiang Mai. Savor delicious snacks with free flow
sparkling cocktails and mocktails for 399 baht net from 7 pm to 9:30 pm.
Lobby Bar at Holiday Inn
Stay Marathon promotion. THB 500 net per person for “Cocktail and Beer
Buffet” from 9 pm till midnight and Special promotion for Ladies’ Night
every Friday “Come 4 Pay 3” at Lobby Bar, Holiday Inn Chiangmai. 0 5327 5300
Mai Pool League:
Friday at 9pm at participating bars in a home and away schedule. Contact
living room bar, [email protected], facebook; chiangmaipoolleague, or
phone 087 579 3301
acoustic music at the Drunken Flower
Thursday, Friday and Saturday night, Nimmanhaemin Soi 17
Mai Expats Club Coffee Morning:
3rd Friday of each month, 10 am - noon. The River Market on the River Ping,
Chiang Mai - just next to the iron bridge. [email protected] or
Every Friday at 8 PM. At the Alliance Française: Friday, August 15, 8PM, Une
Place Sur Terre (2013) de Fabienne Godet avec Benoît Poelvoorde; Friday,
August 22, 8 PM Violette (2013) de Martin Provost avec Emmanuelle Devos;
Friday, August 29, 8 PM Mes Séances De Lutte (2013) de Jacques Doillon avec
Tour of Wararot Market:
meet at the Raintree Resource, First Level – CMCC Center, 3 Charoen Muang
Road. August 30 at 9 am. reigster at well@thewellcm .com or 0871808040 or
CMCC office 053244820 [email protected]
Duets, and Trios”
- a concert by harpist Judith Utley, flutist Annette George and cellist
Tawino Wisaruth. Admission is free at the CRK recital hall of Payap
University on the Nawarat Campus. Concert starts at 7:30 PM. Saturday,
Care Net New Member Orientation
9am until 12.30pm at Raintree Centre 3 Charoenrat Road. 50 baht donation for
snack and building use. We’re looking for people of all nationalities with
time available to assist elderly expats in need, especially those with
special capabilities such as willingness to transport other visitors,
musical, artistic or craft skills, organizational and problem solving
abilities, previous experience in working with the elderly or foreign
language ability [email protected] or 085 709 8801. Saturday August 30.
2nd Anniversary Kids Day
– Kids for kids flea market 11am – 1pm; Kids activities the whole day from
11am until 6pm including - Making Bracelets, Face Painting, Rock painting,
Spinning top making, Cookie decoration, Key chain making, Art Workshop -
raising money for Childrens home Ban Rom Sai, Hope House Children’s Home,
Kiddy Colors and The Stratton ABC Foundation details 0870-073-520
[email protected] August 30
Buffet Night at Le Crystal
: 1300THB net per person includes glass of welcome drink free flow soft
drinks coffee or tea // 2000THB net also includes free flow selected wines.
For reservation or further info 053-872-890/1 084-177-6599
at Doqaholic Café
Think Park special guest DJ Pisshead – Chiang Mai’s lady DJ supported by
local electronic musicians & Djs. free entry 8pm. August 30
Mai Beach Party – in aid of Foundation for Developing and Supporting
Children Meeting point 10.30am MacDonalds Thapae Gate – return by 8pm.
Acitivities include Tubing down river, beach volley ball, babmington,
tightrope walking competition, frisbee, lying in hammocks and chilling.
1250THB per adult 900THB per child includes transport, BBQ lunch and 3
drinks. Raffle tickets on sale 100THB each with lots of prizes to be won
ClubTix. September 6
Third Annual Thai Spelling Bee for Non-Native Speakers of Thai.
&id=0722dd6449 at the Pentecost Building Room 401, Payap University. free 4
PM September 6
Dogs Adoption Fair
at Central Plaza Chiang Mai Airport from 11 am Sept 13 and Sept 27
Mai Expat Club meeting at Le Meridien Hotel
10am, meeting starts at 10.30. Fourth Saturday of every month. Le Meridien
Hotel 200 baht non members – 120 baht members
Spiritual Talks and Discussions:
and Discussions on your Soul’s Journey with Jean-Paul. Questions or curious
about spirituality, then come along. Free every Saturday morning 10 to
11:30am at Cafe 151, 2nd floor, corner 3 Kings/Inthawarorot Rd. www.
Documentary Arts Asia Filmmaking Workshops
every Saturday [email protected]
last Saturday of every month at Le Meridien Chiang Mai. July 26.
Complimentary dance instructions from vibrant professionals @ 7.30pm
followed by Free Dancing and discount special cocktails. Discover your
rhythm at Le Meridien.
Traditional 2nd hand market
- Every Saturday morning from 5 AM near Prince Royals College
acoustic music at the Drunken Flower
every Thursday, Friday and Saturday night, Nimmanhaemin Soi 17
Space every Saturday night:
The Media Art and design building, CMU Art Center screening at 07.00 pm
Support group open to those affected by alcoholism in a relative or friend.
Saturday mornings from 10 to 11 am.Wednesday evenings from 6:30 to 7:30 pm,
Seven Fountains, 97 Huey Kaew Rd. Info: 087-300-4668, .alanonthailand.org,
House Harriers: CSH3 (Saturday mixed Hash).
Mixed family hash runs every Saturday. Pick up point is The Hash Pub on
Kampaengdin Road at 15.30, Run at 16:30 (from Oct to March) and Pick up
16:00, Run 17:00 (Apr to Sept). For further info, please go to:
Saturday mornings at The Pub on Huay kaew Road. 10 am. Ruth at 085-615-1413
Northern Thailand Toastmasters Club
The Confidence Builders. The 2nd and 4th Saturday of every month at 6pm.
toastmasters clubs.org 053-214-309, 08-1861-2284 or 08-9138-4757
Fairs and Festivals
August 27 5 pm to 8 pm, August 28 9 am to noon, August 30 9-4,
from August 1 to September 30, 2014, from 8.00 a.m. to 6.00 p.m. at the
Royal Park Rajapruek, Chiang Mai. Curcuma and lotus displays, photo contest
“Rain & Like”
Science & Technology Fair
at Chiang Mai International Convention Center August 12 – 28. “Spark Ideas
for a Better Life by Science & Technology” Over 100 booths on display. Free
Village at Jing Jai Market
Handmade market/ workshop/DIY/ Art show. Thu – Fri 11am until 8pm / Sat –
Sun 10.30am until 4pm JJ Markets August 28-31
HHK in the North;
material road show in the North, The event will present an art supplies,
arts competition and art’s seminar. 2 – 7 September 2014 9.00am. – 7.00pm.
CMU Art Center
Lanna Expo 2014
at the International Convention Center: Products and services from Chiang
Mai, Lamphun, Lampang and Mae Hong Son. The 7th Expo will concentrate on
handicraft, health and business tourism, International health services.
Shows and demonstrations. September 19-23. Free.
The exhibition will tell the story of Street Art through various pieces of
work. Includes exchange of learning through demos, presentation and team
work between the artists and audience. Held in collaboration with Surface
Arts, UK. at Sangdee Gallery until
30, 2014. Sirimangkalajarn Soi 5
Printmaking Exhibition by Tawatchai Nakpradit
at The Meeting Room. Best Illustration Award The 3rd FFC Children Literature
Competition in 1999 “ Until August 30, Charoenrat Road.
– Magnet - Distance”
A contemporary arts exhibition, exchange between 12 artist from Thailand,
USA and Europe which as a painting, sculpture, mix media, photo arts, video
arts and installation. Sept 3 -13 CMU Art Center back room. Opening Sept 5
at 6 pm
Documentary Arts Asia film:
Film Night every Monday and Thursday at 7 pm Wualai soi 3
Once a fortnight, alternating between Western and Asian food. 100 baht - 500
baht per head. [email protected]
Mai Gay and Lesbian Club:
mai.wackwall.com/. Regular meetings.
?: Nasser 0817 652 003/053252382
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
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