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Wednesday, May 25, 2016

: Fairy Tales Social Justice Night

THE PLAZA THEATRE
Everyone needs exciting Wednesday Evening plans and we have yours! For Fairy Tales Social Justice Night we are bringing you two films!
WE BRING YOU A FILM THAT GOES BEYOND TWO GENDERS 'Three to Infinity' and working with HIV Community Link and Shift Calgary WE BRING YOU A LOVE STORY TURNED TRAGIC 'ToY'
5:30 PM Centrepiece Gala Pie Cloud
7:00 PM Three to Infinity : Beyond Two Genders
9:00 PM ToY

Posted by Fairy Tales Queer Film Festival.

Thursday, May 26, 2016

: Community Ambassadors Meeting May 26

Cliff Bungalow Arts Centre
Come join us Thursday night to learn more about the Fair Trade Community Ambassadors program, practice some basic outreach techniques for talking about fair trade to businesses and see how social media can be leveraged to further the fair trade movement. For those interested, please join us ahead of the event 5:30 pm at Ten Thousand Villages 17 Avenue location for a bit of in-store shopping and hear more about how the types of fair trade products available in Calgary.
Posted by Erin Bird.

: TRC4Reelz Screening and Premiere

Oilfields High School
Turtle Lodge Productions Presents 4 Films of Truth and Reconciliaiton. Produced by Oilfields High School Students.
Grand opening of Turtle Lodge in the Learning Commons
Dancers, Drummers and Singers.

Posted by TRC4Reelz.

Friday, May 27, 2016

: Sustainability for Breakfast: Adapting to climate change

St Patrick's Island (by East Village, Calgary, AB, Canada)
Calgary Sustainability for Breakfast — Networking Group
Friday, May 27 at 7:30 AM

This month’s Sustainability for Breakfast topic is adapting to climate change. After the 2013 floods we felt, first hand, the affects of extreme weat...

Price: 10.00 CAD

Saturday, May 28, 2016

: Calgary Friends of Medicare AGM with Brandy Payne

AUPE - Calgary Office
You're invited to join us for our Annual General Meeting!
Registration begins at 9:30 am.
Light lunch and refreshments provided.

Posted by Friends of Medicare.

Sunday, May 29, 2016

: Labouring Cowtown

Calgary Public Library
FREE PUBLIC EVENT
CELEBRATING ALBERTA'S LABOUR HISTORY
FEATURING
GORD CHRISTIE "MEMORIES OF 86"
MARIA DUNN PERFORMING "PACKINGTOWN"

Posted by AUPE 2019.

to : The Pipeline Gridlock: GRANDMOTHERS HOLDING THE RED LINE!

Hyatt Regency Calgary
Calling all grandmothers, mothers, sisters & grassroots people from the Four Directions to support us in HOLDING THE RED LINE outside the Pipeline Gridlock Conference, in Calgary, OILberta, on May 30-31st.
Posted by Arlene Seegerts.

Monday, May 30, 2016

: Ask Her Volunteer Orientation

Central Library Downtown Calgary
Join us at the Central Library Meeting Room 1 for a volunteer orientation session in preparation for the Lilac Festival. We will discuss how to engage with festival go-ers and how we can make our volunteers feel comfortable. Light snacks will be provided. Please note that this event is open to everyone so please feel free to invite or bring along anyone who would be interested.

If you cannot make this session, there is a session on June 2 at the Saddletowne Library in the Genesis Centre.

Posted by Ask Her.

: Sustainability Walk and Talk in Nose hill park

Nose Hill Park (Shaganappi & Edgemont Blvd NW, Parking Lot, Calgary, AB, Canada T2P 1J9)
Calgary Sustainability Walk and Talk Meetup
Monday, May 30 at 7:00 PM

Let's meet at the parking lot of Edgemont Boulevard & Shaganappi. Please be prepared for the weather conditions and perhaps bring your water during th...

Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Cancelled: : Cancelled: Rally for Hope, Healing, and Resilience: GRANDMOTHERS HOLDING THE RED LINE!

Olympic Plaza
Join us in drawing a red line to protect Mother Earth for present and future generations! To close off The Pipeline Gridlock: GRANDMOTHERS HOLDING THE RED LINE!, we will be gathering at Olympic Plaza on Blackfoot Traditional & Treaty 7 Lands in downtown Calgary for a rally, concert, & potluck picnic.
Posted by Greenpeace Edmonton.

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

: Sustainability Walk and Talk in Edworthy Park

Meet in front of Angel's Cappucino & Ice cream (4105 Montgomery View Northwest, Calgary, AB, Canada)
Calgary Sustainability Walk and Talk Meetup
Wednesday, June 1 at 12:00 PM

Let's meet in front of Angel's Cappuccino & Ice cream. Please be prepared for the weather conditions and perhaps bring your water during the walk. Loo...

Thursday, June 2, 2016

: REDx Talks: Truth, Reconciliation and the Future!

University of Calgary
Live at the brand new Taylor Institute for Teaching and Learning, University of Calgary.

2 Full programs.

Posted by REDx Talks.

Friday, June 3, 2016

: The Right to Dream, Speak Out 18

artBOX on 17E
Join us for our 18th annual celebration "The Right to Dream- Speak Out 18"
There will be celebrations, food, workshops, artmaking, story telling and more to come!
Held at the Artbox 0n 17 E located in Forest Lawn, bus route 1.
Come and share your dreams! And make new ones!

Posted by Disability Action Hall.

Saturday, June 4, 2016

: Rise Up 2 Change

CommunityWise Resource Centre
Are you feeling forced to decide between rent and food?
Living from paycheque to paycheque?
Are you getting the runaround while seeking help for basic services?

Posted by Steve Loo.

: Fire the Ovens / Fire the Boss: Adapting San Francisco's famous worker-owned bakery/pizzerias to Calgary

Memorial Library
Featuring Arizmendi-founder Tim Huet (visiting from San Francisco), as well as bakers & co-op developers building Calgary's own The Grain Exchange.
Posted by The Grain Exchange Calgary Bakery Co-operative.

Sunday, June 5, 2016

: Fracking Moratorium: Lessons and Opportunities for Action

John Dutton Theatre
FRACKING MORATORIUM: Lessons and Opportunities for Action

Sunday June 5 - John Dutton Theatre in the Calgary Central Library

Posted by Eventbrite.

Monday, June 6, 2016

: National Commuter Challenge

Calgary New Urbanism & Sustainable Development Meetup
Monday, June 6 at 7:00 AM

Sign up your workplace and get co-workers to find a different way to get to work for a day, a week, or the rest of the summer. Walk, bike, take transi...

Sunday, June 12, 2016

: Queer Zine Night!

Calgary School of Informal Education
Zine Night at Communitywise!

Run by local artists/activists Jace Autumn and Bree Gardner, this group is a biweekly anti-oppression zine creation night!

Posted by Calgary School of Informal Education.

Monday, June 13, 2016

: Navigating the SHIFT to a Sustainable Calgary

SAIT
Featuring: Forno Oven Pizza Dinner and Tour of the SAIT Culinary Gardens and Apiary!

Hosted by SAIT Green Building Technologies and the Federation of Calgary Communities!

Posted by Lisa M. Fox.

Saturday, June 18, 2016

: Monthly Calgary Renewable Energy Meetup

Tipperary's Pub (2002 - 16 Ave NW, Calgary, AB, Canada T2M 0M1)
Calgary Renewable Energy Meetup
Saturday, June 18 at 11:00 AM

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

: Aboriginal Awareness Month - Judge John Reilly

Greater Forest Lawn 55+ Society
12 Community Safety Initiative, Greater Forest Lawn 55+ Society and Red Time PodCast presents:
Aboriginal Awareness Month “Chapters & Chat” Book Club Launch

Posted by Aboriginal Pride with 12CSI.

: Green Drinks Meetup

Last Best Brewing & Distillery (607 11 Avenue SW, Calgary, AB, Canada)
Green Drinks Calgary
Tuesday, June 21 at 6:00 PM

Founded in 2003, Green Drinks Calgary is the largest environmental networking organization dedicated to unifying the sustainable community in Calgary....

Saturday, July 16, 2016

: Monthly Calgary Renewable Energy Meetup

Tipperary's Pub (2002 - 16 Ave NW, Calgary, AB, Canada T2M 0M1)
Calgary Renewable Energy Meetup
Saturday, July 16 at 11:00 AM

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

: Green Drinks Meetup

Green Drinks Calgary
Tuesday, July 19 at 6:00 PM

Founded in 2003, Green Drinks Calgary is the largest environmental networking organization dedicated to unifying the sustainable community in Calgary....

Tuesday, August 16, 2016

: Calgary Green Energy meetup at Green Drinks

Calgary Renewable Energy Meetup
Tuesday, August 16 at 6:00 PM

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

: Calgary Green Energy meetup at Green Drinks

Calgary Renewable Energy Meetup
Tuesday, October 18 at 6:00 PM

Friday, November 18, 2016

: Storytelling for Social Good Unconference

Storytelling for Social Good YYC
Friday, November 18 at 9:00 AM

Full details to be announced. Save the date for the next exciting unconference. Looking forward to seeing you then. In the meantime, join the conver...