Events: Upcoming

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Friday, October 31, 2014

: Creating Safe Spaces: Empowering Muslim Women on Campus

Women's Resource Centre at University of Calgary
Join us and share your ideas and stories around empowering yourself and other Muslim women on campus. Themes may include identity development, balancing values, and navigating situations with peer groups; all with the overall goal of achieving and maintaining mental wellbeing. This session will be facilitated by Sameera Qureshi, MScOT (c)

Brought to you by the SU Wellness Centre and the Women's Resource Centre, in partnership with the Wellness Empowerment Project through Alberta Health Services.

Presented by Women's Resource Centre at University of Calgary.

: Take Back Halloween!

Hillhurst United Church
Urban Curvz Theatre and Hillhurst United Church
proudly present Take Back Halloween!

There is nothing scarier on Halloween then a visit to the Costume Aisle. Year after year, a growing, multi-billion dollar industry costumes girls, boys, women and men in sexist, racist costumes.

Presented by Urban Curvz Theatre.

Saturday, November 1, 2014

: Say #NoToHarper this November and #SupportYourUnion

Glenmore Landing
On November 1, 2014, join us outside of Stephen Harper's constituency office to protest cuts and attacks on the Public Service as well as to stand up for your Union!
Presented by Siobhan TheHutch.

: Making Treaty 7 Screening and Discussion

Saddletowne Library, 7556 Falconridge Blvd NE
Join us for film screenings and discussions of this ground-breaking theatrical presentation that breathes life into the history and legacy of the founding event of modern southern Alberta.
Presented by Calgary Public Library.

Monday, November 3, 2014

: Be It Resolved! Public Forum Debate: Freedom of Speech

Central Library, John Dutton Theatre, 616 Macleod Trail SE
Are there limitations to the freedom of speech Canadians enjoy?

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

: First Transfinite Night: Meet&Greet, Workshop Night

Hillhurst Sunnyside Community Association
Hello and Welcome to Transfinite - Trans Partner Support!

We're so excited to kick off this exciting new group and to do fun things.

Presented by Transfinite - Trans Partner Support.

: Women in Politics with Ana Petrunic

Liberal Party of Canada: Calgary Forest Lawn
On Tuesday, Nov. 4th board meeting, we are lucky to have Ana Petrunic, past-president of Calgary East and campaign manager for 2011's election as our special guest..
Presented by Liberal Party of Canada\.

Wednesday, November 5, 2014

: Solidarity with Missing Aboriginal Men and Women

MacEwan Student Centre South Courtyard
Hosted in collaboration with the First Nations Student Association. Join us for an interactive exploration of one of the biggest issues existing in Canada today.

More information will be available soon!

Presented by Not For Sale - University of Calgary.

: Local 301: Urban Agriculture Workshop Series presents 'Growing in the Off-Season'

Hillhurst Sunnyside Farmers Market!!
Do you want to know how to continue eating fresh, local produce through Calgary’s harsh winter? Register for this workshop for some great strategies to start growing your own food this winter!
Presented by Hillhurst Sunnyside Farmers Market!!.

Thursday, November 6, 2014

: Dear Mr. Klein: 10th Anniversary Reading & Queer Rights Panel

Contemporary Calgary
Dear Mr. Klein by Bruce Chambers
Special 10th Anniversary Reading & Panel

Thursday, November 6 at 6:30pm.

Presented by Third Street Theatre.

: Canadian Indigenous Shorts

Bearspaw Youth Centre, Morley
CSIF and the Stoney Nakoda AV Club are excited to present Canadian Indigenous Shorts from the 2013 imagineNATIVE Festival, both in Calgary (Oct 28) and Morley (Nov 6). The program features outstanding short films from Métis, Inuit and First Nations artists, including:
Presented by CSIF - The Calgary Society of Independent Filmmakers.

Saturday, November 8, 2014

: Making Treaty 7 Screening and Discussion

Forest Lawn Library, 4807 - 8 Avenue SE
Join us for film screenings and discussions of this ground-breaking theatrical presentation that breathes life into the history and legacy of the founding event of modern southern Alberta.
Presented by Calgary Public Library.

: Harmony Cafe

CommunityWise Resource Centre
Enjoy an evening of shared community at the new Harmony Cafe! The Harmony Cafe is an extension of the City of Harmony Project that took place in Calgary in early August. At that time, we enjoyed 9 full days of workshops, talks, and entertainment that focused on meaningful and harmonious relationships, sustainability, urban agriculture, nuclear disarmament, and many other topics.
Presented by Karen Huggins.

Cancelled: : Gideon Levy: The Israel-Palestine Conflict: How will it end?

EVENT CANCELLED

We regret to announce that, due to an unforeseen and urgent medical situation, Mr. Levy has had to cancel his planned speaking tour in Canada. We have agreed with Mr. Levy to reschedule the talks as soon as his health and other commitments permit. Individuals who have already purchased tickets on-line for this event will be automatically reimbursed. The reimbursement will be processed either Monday, Oct. 27th, or Tuesday, Oct. 28th.

Presented by Thomas Woodley.

Saturday, November 15, 2014

: Making Treaty 7 Screening and Discussion

Central Library, John Dutton Theatre, 616 Macleod Trail SE
Join us for film screenings and discussions of this ground-breaking theatrical presentation that breathes life into the history and legacy of the founding event of modern southern Alberta.
Presented by Calgary Public Library.

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

: How to Be a Social Innovator

N124 Theatre, Bow Valley College, North Campus Downtown 345 - 6 Avenue SE Calgary
Imagine business as benefit. Social enterprise creates many intersections of business, profit, non-profit, cooperative, and government to achieve a dynamic hybrid of new businesses and social opportunities. Survey collaborator support, financial intelligence, ecological judgment, and the range of skills that make social enterprises flourish.
Presented by Arusha Centre.

Sunday, November 23, 2014

: Calgary Transgender Day of Remembrance 2014

CommunityWise Resource Centre
You are invited to join us for the Calgary 2014 Transgender Day of Remembrance (TDoR), a day set aside to remember those who have died due to anti-transgender hatred or prejudice. It is also a time for context, awareness and healing as we come together as a community composed of diverse individuals, allies and supporters seeking change and progress.
Presented by Mercedes Allen.

Thursday, November 27, 2014

: 2nd Annual Interfaith Dinner

Ramada Plaza Calgary Airport Hotel and Conference Centre, 3515 26 St NE, Calgary, CA
Order tickets via Eventbrite:
http://calgaryinterfaith.eventbrite.com/?aff=efbevent

Every year interfaiht community in Calgary gathers for a dinner and discussion of an important topic that is relavant to everyone from every faith tradisions.

Presented by Intercultural Dialogue Institute Calgary.

: October Box Social

The Good Life Community Bicycle Shop
Presented by Jonny Bear.

Wednesday, December 3, 2014

: Be It Resolved! Public Forum Debate: Elder Law

Central Library, John Dutton Theatre, 616 Macleod Trail SE
Join the discussion as our debaters look at issues such as end of life, elder care and elder abuse.

Friday, March 13, 2015

to : 8th Fire Gathering

MacEwan Conference and Event Centre
The Prophecy of the 8th Fire:
“They will come to a fork in the road. One road will lead to Materialism and Destruction.....for almost all living creatures....The other road will lead to a Spiritual Way upon which the Native People will be standing...This path will lead to the lighting of the 8th fire, a period of eternal peace, harmony and a "New Earth" where the destruction of the past will be healed.”

Presented by Chantal Stormsong Chagnon.

Monday, May 4, 2015

to : Social Spaces Summit 2015

Various locations around Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Important Notice: The Social Spaces Summit 2014 has been postponed to 2015 - dates TBD

In order to create space for building partnerships and allow for more people to sign up to teach workshops, skill shares, and facilitate community discussions, we are postponing the Social Spaces Summit.

Presented by Social Spaces Summit Calgary.