Week 46.What’s happening in Calgary! November 11-17

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    Hi everyone! Another snowy week here in Calgary! We’ve picked some great indoor events for you to enjoy this week! Have fun!

    ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

    Live Planetarium Shows. Telus Spark Science Centre. November 4. 12:00pm.

    A different experience with every visit, join the Facilitators on a spectacular journey through our solar system that you, the audience, directs!  For price and show times please click, Planetarium

     

    The Second Edition of the Calgary European Film Festival (CEFF) will take place in November 15-17, at the Globe Cinema, with five European countries bringing the exquisite art of European cinema to Calgary. Bulgaria, Romania, France, Poland, and the Czech Republic will be represented this year throughout the three day event. The cinemas in these countries gained a lot of recognition during the last few years, because of the award-winning young directors representing the new wave. For more information click, Globe Cinema.

     

    ECO GLAM Fashion Event Fundraiser. Sun, Nov 17, 2013.1:00pm – 5:00pm. Calgary Winter Club 4611 – 14 Street NW.

    The Art of Couture Fashion Show and Fundraiser hosted by Ecole Holt Couture School of Couture for Making Changes Association Calgary featuring up and coming professional Couturiers, Tailors, and Fashion Designers – current students and recent graduates. “ECO GLAM” – Enjoy relaxing Sunday afternoon mix and mingle event with like-minded enthusiasts, listen to talented local musicians, runway show, great raffle prizes to be won, support your Calgary community and become part of the ECO Solution! For more information go to, Winter Club

     

    Soundasaurus Multimedia Sound Arts Festival. Thu, Nov 14, 2013 to Sun, Nov 16, 2013. 6:30pm – 11:00pm. Epcor Centre for the Performing Arts. Doors open at 6:30, performances at 7:30
. Free activities 4 – 7 pm; ticketed performances at 7:30 pm
. EPCOR CENTRE’s Engineered Air Theatre $15 per night; 3-night Fest.

    Experimental media, audio, performance and visual arts all come together in a colossal festival of sight and sound this November at EPCOR CENTRE for the Performing Arts! Soundasaurus will blow your mind with edgy artists who manipulate forms of noise and sound, digital technology, environmental sound sampling, performative activities, electronics, installation, film and video to create sound art pieces. Soundasaurus features performances and creations from Canada, the USA, the United Kingdom and beyond! Be sure to join us for free, interactive sound installations in the Arts Learning Centre and Ledge Gallery of EPCOR CENTRE plus spontaneous soundbombing in various locations. For tickets go to, Epcor Centre

     

    In the Mood for Peace. Mon, Nov 11, 2013 to Mon, Nov 11, 2013. THE ARTbox on 17 Ave SE 1807 – 42 St SE.

    The International Avenue BRZ is sponsoring two FREE Concerts on Remembrance Day in our neighborhood, 3 pm and 7 pm. You will hear the stories of the Stones of Signal Hill, and the Izzy Doll woven together with wonderful Harmonies, Picture Shows, Guitars and Banjo and more. Izzy’s Troop: Phyllis Wheaton Singing Songwriter & Author, multi-instrumentalist Tom Poole, Opera trained singer Roberta Travis, and Improv singer Diana Slater Stay and mingle afterward, cookies and coffee provided. Check out In the Mood for Peace.

     

    Remembrance Day cemetery tour at Union Cemetery, 28th Ave. and Spiller Rd. Monday, Nov. 11.

    The City of Calgary is once again offering two history-rich cemetery tours through Union Cemetery, focusing on the local heroes buried there. Tours run from 12:30 to 2 p.m. and 2:30 to 4 p.m. on Monday, and admission is free. More information is available at City of Calgary

    FOOD & BEVIES

    Wine-OH’s Bistro & Cellar. T.Buckley Tuesdays. November 12, 2013

    $5 pints of Village Blonde and Blacksmith all night plus live music…equals a great evening out! For more information go to, wine-ohs.com

    Indian Cooking Class. Every Saturday. 515 4th Ave SW @ 11am-2pm. $39.00.

    Chef-owner Jassie Bakshi of Glory of India has cooked in restaurants across the globe, and now he’s opening his kitchen to you! Learn how to make truly authentic Indian dishes in your own home. Class includes buffet lunch and either one glass of wine or two glasses of Glory lager.  To book your spot call, 403-263-8804 or visit Glory of India

     

    Wine Tasting- Super Tuscans. Wednesday, November 13, 7:00 pm. The Cellar. $75

    Tuscany is home of traditional Italian red wines such as Chianti, Brunello di Montalcino and Vino Nobile di Montepulciano; whose time-honored practices have served winemakers that broke the tradition.  We will touch upon the history of these paradigm changing wines and talk about what makes them so “Super.” For tickets please visit, The Cellar.

    Little Black Dress Party. November 15. 6:30. Il Sogno. 24 4 St. NE. $50.00.

    Enjoy a ladies night out with a special three-course menu with feature martinis and optional wine pairings. For more information click, Il Sogno.

     

    SPORTS

    HitmenHockey. Calgary Hitmen vs. Swift Current Broncos. Scotiabank Saddledome. Friday
    November 15, 7:00pm. For more information and tickets click, Hitmen.

     

     

     

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