Living and Lifestyle

Bridges Events July 14-20, 2017

Event listings are a free, community service offered by Bridges. Listings will be printed if space permits. Submission deadline is two weeks before the event date. Please send submissions to bridges@thestarphoenix.com.

# MUSIC

Fri., July 14

Bob Dylan and His Band

SaskTel Centre, 3515 Thatcher Ave.

Bob Dylan plays SaskTel Centre July 14.

Forever Young

Army & Navy Club, 359 First Ave. N.

Scudd Family Band

Nutana Legion, 3021 Louise St.

The Rhythmaires

Fairfield Seniors’ Centre, 103 Fairmont Ct.

Wires & Wood

McNally Robinson, 3130 Eighth St. E.

Brunch Club, Dr. Doak and Tropic Harbour

Vangelis Tavern, 801 Broadway Ave.

Despistado w/ On the Frontline and White Chocolate Thunder

Capitol Music Club, 244 First Ave. N.

Shock & Roll Volume One: The Hook Up, Zelda Belladonna & The Deadly Nightshades, Shockflesh

Amigos Cantina, 806 Dufferin Ave.

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Stan’s Place, 106-110 Ruth St. E.

Smoke Wagon

Piggy’s Pub and Grill, 1403 Idylwyld Dr. N.

Live Sax Show: Gregory Edmunds

Cut Casual Steak and Tap, 416 21st St. E.

Sat., July 15

Forever Young

Army & Navy Club, 359 First Ave. N.

Ralph’s Rhythm Kings

Downtown Legion, 606 Spadina Cres. W.

TIME Band

McNally Robinson, 3130 Eighth St. E.

Trash Ambulance, Loser Points, The Speedhammers, SRA

Vangelis Tavern, 801 Broadway Ave.

The Bonsais w/ The Nighttime and Kaye & Co.

Capitol Music Club, 244 First Ave. N.

Sun K

Amigos Cantina, 806 Dufferin Ave.

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Stan’s Place, 106-110 Ruth St. E.

Smoke Wagon

Piggy’s Pub and Grill, 1403 Idylwyld Dr. N.

Live Sax Show: Gregory Edmunds

Cut Casual Steak and Tap, 416 21st St. E.

Wed., July 19

The Wolfe, Kids on Coffee and Knee Socks

Capitol Music Club, 244 First Ave. N.

Thurs., July 20

Suburban Hypocrites and Reeta McKneals

Vangelis Tavern, 801 Broadway Ave.

# THEATRE

The Little Mermaid the Musical

July 14, 3 p.m. and 7 p.m., at Broadway Theatre. A family show based on Hans Christian Andersen’s tale. Tickets at littlemermaidthemusical.com.

Theatre in the Pool: Earth Diver

July 19-21 at George Ward Pool. Presented by Sum Theatre with young performers. A telling of the Cree creation story. Admission is free. Information at sumtheatre.com.

Theatre in the Park: The Woodcutter and the Lion

Until July 28 in parks around Saskatoon. Presented by Sum Theatre. In this Syrian folk tale, drought forces a woodcutter to travel to an island where a dangerous lion lives. Admission is free. Information at sumtheatre.com.

Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan

Until Aug. 20 at the Shakespeare site. Performances of the comedy Twelfth Night and the tragedy Richard III. With Dance Saskatchewan, Medieval feasts and a community stage. Tickets and information at shakespearesask.com.

Rob van Meenen and Greg Ochitwa star in Richard III at Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan.

# SPECIAL EVENTS

Slim Chance

Friday nights, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., at the German Cultural Centre, 160 Cartwright St. E. Slim Chance performs top of the charts oldies. Information at 306-244-6869.

Douglas Park Sand Dunes Hike

July 15, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., starting at the northwest corner of the Centre Mall parking lot. Hosted by the Saskatoon Nature Society. Explore the sand dunes looking for insects, wild owners and birds. Information at 306-270-5430, saskatoonnaturesociety.sk.ca.

Westside Community Centre’s Clothing Depot

Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at 3488 Fairlight Dr. Free clothing for all ages, free baked goods from a local bakery. They take donations of clothing, footwear, accessories and toys. Information at 306-222-8737.

Saskatoon Oldtimers Association Meetings

They meet the third Saturday of the month, 10:30 a.m.: October to April at St. David’s United Church, 3318 Merrit St.; and May to September at the Log Cabin on the Exhibition Grounds. New members are welcome. Information about the social group at 306-668-3618, 306-373-1861.

Girls Rock Saskatoon Showcase

July 15, 7 p.m., at Broadway Theatre. A performances from the week’s campers. Tickets at 306-652-6556, broadwaytheatre.ca.

Colin Mochrie and Wayne Jones

July 15-16 at Persephone Theatre’s BackStage Stage. Standup comedy with Pat Thornton. Tickets at 306-384-7727, persephonetheatre.org.

Colin Mochire comes to Persephone Theatre July 15-16.

DancEgypt Confessions of a Dance

July 15-16 at Remai Arts Centre. Dance performances that tell a story. Tickets at 306-384-7727, persephonetheatre.org.

Bluegrass Brunch

Sundays, 12 to 2 p.m., at Bon Temps Café, 223 Second Ave. S. Live music. Admission is free.

Saskatoon Lions Band Practices

Sundays, 1 to 3 p.m., at 238 Ave. V N. Community marching band and colourguard flag twirling rehearsals. Youth ages 12 to 21 are welcome. Information at 306-249-5013, brenda.armstrong@sasktel.net.

Dragonfly and Damselfly Viewing

July 16, 1:30 to 4:30 p.m., starting at the northwest corner of the Centre Mall parking lot. Hosted by the Saskatoon Nature Society. Visit a nearby wetland and look for dragonflies and damselflies. Information at 306-249-0305, saskatoonnaturesociety.sk.ca.

Pet Loss Support Group

They meet the first and third Sunday of each month, 2 p.m., at the Edwards Family Centre, 333 Fourth Ave. N. Gatherings are informal and provide a place to share feelings, pictures and stories. Information at 306-343-5322.

Buddhist Meditation

Sundays, 4 to 5:30 p.m. Guided meditation taught by the monks from the Buddha Meditation Centre of Saskatoon. Class is free. Information at meditationsaskatoon.org, 306-374-2840.

A Taste of Saskatchewan

Until July 16 in Kiwanis Park. A food festival featuring more than 30 restaurants. With live entertainment on an outdoor stage. Tokens at the park. Information at tasteofsaskatchewan.ca.

Modern Square Dance Beginner Class

Mondays, 8 to 10 p.m., at All Saints Anglican Church Hall, 1801 Lorne Ave. Exercise for the body and the mind. Information at 306-253-4453, 306-978-0970.

Canadian Light Source (CLS) Public Tours

Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays, 2:30 p.m., at the Canadian Light Source, 44 Innovation Blvd. The synchrotron research facility is open for the public. Preregistration is required. Call 306-657-3644, email outreach@lightsource.ca or visit lightsource.ca/tours.html.

Daily Activities for Seniors

Monday through Friday at Cosmo Senior’s Centre, 614 11th St. E. Yoga, whist, exercises, cribbage and Kaiser. Drop-in fees at the door. New members are welcome. Schedule and information at 306-343-6710.

Nutana Legion Weekly Events

Tuesdays, 5:30 to 7 p.m., barbecue burger night. Information at 306-374-6303.

Saskatoon Choral Society Rehearsals

Tuesdays, 7 p.m., at Grace-Westminster United Church, 505 10th St. E. New members are welcome. No audition necessary. Information at janinasaskatoonchoralsociety@gmail.com.

Remai Modern Makerspace

Tuesdays, 7 to 9 p.m., at SCYAP, 253 Third Ave. S. A free drop-in evening for teens and adults. Information at remaimodern.org.

Saskatoon Brass Band Rehearsals

Saskatoon Brass Band rehearses Tuesdays, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m.; Saskatoon Youth Brass rehearses Thursdays, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m.; and Bridge City Brass rehearses Thursdays, 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Information at 306-934-1470.

Bargain Basement Store

Wednesdays and Thursdays, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at St. Paul’s United Church, 454 Egbert Ave. Clothing, jewelry, purses, belts and more. With a free soup lunch Wednesdays at 12 p.m. To donate clothes call 306-955-3766, visit spuconline.com or email rachsam1@gmail.com.

Carpet Bowling

Wednesdays, 1 p.m., at Mayfair United Church. Beginner and experienced adult players are welcome. For information call 306-651-2151.

Oh! Canada

July 19, 7:30 p.m., at Broadway Theatre. Saskatchewan Express honours Canada’s 150th anniversary. Tickets at broadwaytheatre.ca.

Saskatchewan Express is presenting Oh! Canada, a celebration of Canada’s 150th birthday, on July 19 at Broadway Theatre.

FASD Network Support Meetings

Wednesdays at the FASD Network office, 510 Cynthia St. An informative and engaging space for individuals living with FASD and their caregivers. Admission is free. Schedule and information at saskfasdnetwork.ca/events.

Choeur des Plaines Rehearsals

Wednesday evenings at l’École canadienne-française, 1407 Albert Ave. Saskatoon’s francophone choir rehearses. Men and women are welcome to join. Information at choeurdesplaines@sasktel.net, 306-343-9460.

Carpet Bowl

Thursdays, 12:15 p.m., at Nutana Legion Hall, 3021 Louise Ave. Hosted by the Nutana Senior Citizens Association. Lunch and coffee are available for a fee.

Saskatoon International Folk Dance

Thursdays, 7 p.m., June through August, in Kiwanis Park north of the Bessborough. The Saskatoon International Folk Dance Club teaches dances from around the world. First night is free. Information at 306-374-0005, sifc.awardspace.com.

Al-Anon Meetings

Weekly meetings in Saskatoon. A fellowship of people sharing their experience, strength and hope. Saskatoon Al-Anon group meetings are open to anyone who has been affected by someone else’s drinking. Information at sk-alanon.ca, 306-655-3838.

English for Employment Class

Hosted by the Saskatoon Open Door Society. Improve English pronunciation and communication, and learn what you need to find work in Saskatoon. Information or registration at 306-250-4337, 306-653-4464, 306-250-4338, jhaugen@sods.sk.ca, ajunek@sods.sk.ca.

# ART

SCYAP Gallery

July 14 until Aug. 3 at 253 Third Ave. S. Veiled Soul by Danahe Palacios. De/Re Constructed by Jeremy Bernhart. Reception July 29, 2 to 5:30 p.m.

Gordon Snelgrove Gallery

Until July 14 in Room 191 of the University of Saskatchewan’s Murray Building. Please Knock Before Entering from Saturday Morning Drawing Workshop. Reception July 14, 7 to 9 p.m.

Saskatchewan Craft Council

Until July 29 at 813 Broadway Ave. Dimensions.

Centre East Galleries

Until Aug. 6 at The Centre, 3510 Eighth St. E. Displays by the Saskatoon Public School Board, Shakespeare on the Saskatchewan and the Saskatoon Ex, Tykes n’ Tots, Potters Guild, and Thickwood Hills Studio Trail.

Market Mall Children’s Playland Art Gallery

Until Aug. 31 at 2325 Preston Ave., in Market Mall. Komodo Dragons Come Out to Play by Grade Two students from Georges Vanier Catholic Fine Arts School.

Gallery on the Greens

Until Aug. 31 at 2325 Preston Ave., in Market Mall. Just Another Face in the Crowd by Bonnie Gilmour.

Ukrainian Museum of Canada

Until Oct. 7 at 910 Spadina Cres. E. Terra Cosaccorum: Ukrainian Lands on Maps from the XVII to XXI Century.

Antique Map circa 1742 from the UMC Collection is on display at the Ukrainian Museum of Canada.

# FAMILY

Children’s Play Centre

Daily at Lawson Heights Mall. A fun, safe, environment for preschool children to play. Adults must stay with and supervise children at all times.

Market Mall Children’s Play Centre

Daily just off the food court at Market Mall. This play area is free and has different level slides.

Children’s Art Workshop

Third Sunday of each month, 2 to 4 p.m., at Market Mall Children’s Playland Gallery, 2325 Preston Ave. Presented by SCYAP. Admission is free.

Postnatal Yoga

Mondays, 12 to 1 p.m., at Pregnancy and Parenting Health Centre, 248 Third Ave. S. Beginner to intermediate yoga designed to help with postpartum recovery. Register at msjpriestley.wix.com/pureenergy. No class on stat holidays.

Prenatal Yoga

Mondays, 6 to 7 p.m., at Pregnancy and Parenting Health Centre, 248 Third Ave. S. Taught by a doula and certified yoga teacher. Call 306-251-0443 or email msjpriestley@gmail.com. No class on stat holidays.

Stay and Play

Tuesdays and Wednesdays, 9:15 to 11:15 a.m., September through April. For children up to age five. Semi-structured, crafts, snacks, story time, toys, activities. Email stayandplaysaskatoon@gmail.com or visit the Facebook page.

Shop ‘n Stroll

Wednesdays, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m., meet in front of Customer Service at Lawson Heights Mall. Power-walking, body-sculpting moves and socializing for parents and babies. Preregister at runnersandbootiesfitness.com. No classes on stat holidays.

Stars and Strollers

Wednesdays, 1 p.m., at Centre Cinemas in The Centre. Choice of two movies each week in a baby-friendly environment.

Breastfeeding Cafe

Thursdays, 10 to 11:30 a.m., at Westwinds Primary Health Centre, 3311 Fairlight Dr. A drop-in support group for breastfeeding women.

Puppet Camps

Until Aug. 4 at 2410 Richardson Rd. Hosted by Wide Open Children’s Theatre. For ages five to 10. Design and build puppets and masks and create a puppet circus to perform at the end of the one-week day camp. Supplies are included. Registration and information at wideopen.ca.

U of S Kids Camps

Until Aug. 30 at the University of Saskatchewan. Camps for children of all ages in many fields of interest. Information and registration at kidscamp.usask.ca.

Prenatal Breastfeeding Classes

Monthly classes, 6 to 8 p.m. at City Centre Family Physicians, 200-3211 Preston Ave. S. Taught by Registered Nurses/Lactation Consultants. Register at cindyandjana.com/classes.

Playgroup

Monthly and seasonal events. Hosted by Prairie Hearts Learning Community, a group of families inspired by Waldorf philosophy. Programming is aimed at children ages two to five, but all ages welcome. Information on their Facebook page.

Saskatoon Public Library Programs

Ongoing daily programs for children and families. Find the calendar at saskatoonlibrary.ca.

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