Community Mobile Market
Mar
20
2:30 PM14:30

Community Mobile Market

Murdoch Manor (808 5 St SE)

The Community Mobile Market is a partnership between the Leftovers Foundation and the City of Calgary. This initiative aims to reduce the amount of food waste and increase food access by selling fresh produce and bread at a budget-friendly cost. The truck will rotate locations, bringing grocery necessities at affordable prices to those who either have limited access or limited means.

The Community Mobile Market truck will be set up weekly at Murdoch Manor to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

Wednesdays from 11:00am - 1:00pm – Bow Valley College (on the second floor across from the cafeteria)

Wednesdays from 2:30pm - 3:30pm – East Village Murdoch Manor (808 5th Street SE, please enter from the green space)

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National Puppy Day
Mar
23
2:00 PM14:00

National Puppy Day

East Village Experience Centre (553 Riverfront Ave SE)

Join us for a pawsome afternoon as we celebrate National Puppy Day and the East Village Experience Centre’s 7th birthday! Bring your own pup or come solo to take in all the canine cuteness.

• Dog walk with BARK, 2:00pm
• Cuddles with PALS (Pet Access League Society) dogs, 3:00-4:30pm
• Treats for both humans and pups

Saturday, March 23, 2:00-5:00pm
East Village Experience Centre (553 Riverfront Ave SE)

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Alberta Spotlight: The Prairie States
Mar
23
8:00 PM20:00

Alberta Spotlight: The Prairie States

Performance Hall, Studio Bell (850 4 Street SE)

The National Music Centre is pleased to present rising country stars The Prairie States as part of the Alberta Spotlight series. 

The Prairie States make catchy country songs informed by ‘60s soul and ‘70s rock. As the 2018 winners of Project WILD, they’ve been turning music industry heads and blazing a burning trail on the independent country music circuit.

For more info and tickets, visit studiobell.ca

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Community Mobile Market
Mar
27
2:30 PM14:30

Community Mobile Market

Murdoch Manor (808 5 St SE)

The Community Mobile Market is a partnership between the Leftovers Foundation and the City of Calgary. This initiative aims to reduce the amount of food waste and increase food access by selling fresh produce and bread at a budget-friendly cost. The truck will rotate locations, bringing grocery necessities at affordable prices to those who either have limited access or limited means.

The Community Mobile Market truck will be set up weekly at Murdoch Manor to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

Wednesdays from 11:00am - 1:00pm – Bow Valley College (on the second floor across from the cafeteria)

Wednesdays from 2:30pm - 3:30pm – East Village Murdoch Manor (808 5th Street SE, please enter from the green space)

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East Village presents: $10 Date Night at Studio Bell
Apr
10
5:00 PM17:00

East Village presents: $10 Date Night at Studio Bell

Studio Bell (850 4 St SE)

The National Music Centre is pleased to offer extended hours and discounted rates for visitors to Studio Bell on March 12. Grab your pal or partner and enjoy a special $10 admission per person from 5 pm to 8 pm.

Studio Bell is the perfect after work date night destination with five floors of exhibitions to explore, interactive activities, memorabilia from four Canadian music halls of fame, and new temporary exhibitions celebrating iconic Canadians.

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Poetry Potluck
Apr
13
5:30 PM17:30

Poetry Potluck

Loft 112 (#112 535 8 Ave SE)

April is Poetry month and Loft 112 is celebrating with their 3rd (almost) annual Poetry Potluck.

Bring a dish and some poems to share – they can be your own poems, or just ones you love. Everyone is invited to share poetry, but it is not required. This is an intimate and fun night of food, poetry and conversation.

Doors open at 5:30pm, appetizers begin at 6:00pm

For more information, visit loft112.org

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Alberta Spotlight: The Shiverettes with Wares and Mademoiselle
Apr
18
8:00 PM20:00

Alberta Spotlight: The Shiverettes with Wares and Mademoiselle

King Eddy (438 9 Avenue SE)

The National Music Centre is pleased to present punk rock outfit The Shiverettes with Wares and Mademoiselle.

Hailing from Calgary/Treaty 7 territory, The Shiverettes come equipped with gnarly riffs, snotty attitude, and brash honesty. With a sound that’s been compared to The Stooges, Seven Year Bitch, and MC5, the four-piece push their Feminist Agenda™ with a heavy dose of sass, side eye, and shade. The Shiverettes are taking over and yanking Calgary punk into the deep end of the feminist pool.

Visit studiobell.ca for more details and tickets

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NMC & Tooth Blackner present: Jenn Grant
May
18
8:00 PM20:00

NMC & Tooth Blackner present: Jenn Grant

Studio Bell (850 4 Street SE)

A heralded singer and songwriter from Prince Edward Island, in Canada’s Maritimes, Jenn Grant has four albums and one EP under her belt; she is about to embark on a brand new journey with her best collection of songs to date: “The time is here and now, I’m over the moon.” Grant’s newest offering, Compostela translates to Field of Stars or Star Field – which comes from the legend that the dust of the pilgrims who walk the El Camino, and make up the stars that form the Milky Way. A cosmic element shapes the new album, teetering on psychedelic folk and a balladry of melodic storytelling.

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Zero Waste Festival
Jul
20
11:00 AM11:00

Zero Waste Festival

Crossroads

Everyone is invited to join Plastic Free YYC at this interactive, fun festival focused on reducing waste and leading a low-waste lifestyle. 

Come learn about sustainable living from expert speakers, connect with innovative businesses bringing us plastic-free solutions, and join the growing community of people looking to reduce their waste and impact on our world.

For event updates on special speakers, vendors and live music, visit plasticfreeyyc.com

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Community Mobile Market
Mar
13
2:30 PM14:30

Community Mobile Market

Murdoch Manor (808 5 St SE)

The Community Mobile Market is a partnership between the Leftovers Foundation and the City of Calgary. This initiative aims to reduce the amount of food waste and increase food access by selling fresh produce and bread at a budget-friendly cost. The truck will rotate locations, bringing grocery necessities at affordable prices to those who either have limited access or limited means.

The Community Mobile Market truck will be set up weekly at Murdoch Manor to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

Wednesdays from 11:00am - 1:00pm – Bow Valley College (on the second floor across from the cafeteria)

Wednesdays from 2:30pm - 3:30pm – East Village Murdoch Manor (808 5th Street SE, please enter from the green space)

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East Village presents: $10 Date Night at Studio Bell
Mar
12
5:00 PM17:00

East Village presents: $10 Date Night at Studio Bell

Studio Bell (850 4 St SE)

The National Music Centre is pleased to offer extended hours and discounted rates for visitors to Studio Bell on March 12. Grab your pal or partner and enjoy a special $10 admission per person from 5 pm to 8 pm.

Studio Bell is the perfect after work date night destination with five floors of exhibitions to explore, interactive activities, memorabilia from four Canadian music halls of fame, and new temporary exhibitions celebrating iconic Canadians.

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Sidewalk Citizen's Tzavta #31 (Denise Clarke)
Mar
11
6:00 PM18:00

Sidewalk Citizen's Tzavta #31 (Denise Clarke)

Simmons Building (618 Confluence Way SE)

In January 2016, Sidewalk Citizen Bakery started a monthly cultural dinner salon. Called Tzavta, the Hebrew word for the act of sitting together, sharing food and conversation among friends, their vision was to create an intellectual welcoming space.

For each salon, Sidewalk Citizen creates an intricate hearty meal in honour of the speaker, inspired by their passion, taste, heritage or whim. Starting with plates to share, a main course and a dessert, the dinners are served at long communal tables that enable conversation between guests.

To read about the speakers and theme of Tzavta #31 on March 11, visit tzavtasalon.com

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Community Mobile Market
Mar
6
2:30 PM14:30

Community Mobile Market

Murdoch Manor (808 5 St SE)

The Community Mobile Market is a partnership between the Leftovers Foundation and the City of Calgary. This initiative aims to reduce the amount of food waste and increase food access by selling fresh produce and bread at a budget-friendly cost. The truck will rotate locations, bringing grocery necessities at affordable prices to those who either have limited access or limited means.

The Community Mobile Market truck will be set up weekly at Murdoch Manor to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

Wednesdays from 11:00am - 1:00pm – Bow Valley College (on the second floor across from the cafeteria)

Wednesdays from 2:30pm - 3:30pm – East Village Murdoch Manor (808 5th Street SE, please enter from the green space)

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Central Library Tour
Mar
4
12:00 PM12:00

Central Library Tour

Central Library (800 3 St SE)

Discover the unique and innovative elements of Central Library’s spaces, services, and art in a free public tour led by a volunteer guide.

You can register for programs online, by calling 403-260-2620, or in person at your community library. You’ll need a valid library card number and PIN for each person attending the program. 

Central Library tours are held regularly – check calgarylibrary.ca for dates and times.

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Community Mobile Market
Feb
27
2:00 PM14:00

Community Mobile Market

Murdoch Manor (808 5 St SE)

The Community Mobile Market is a partnership between the Leftovers Foundation and the City of Calgary. This initiative aims to reduce the amount of food waste and increase food access by selling fresh produce and bread at a budget-friendly cost. The truck will rotate locations, bringing grocery necessities at affordable prices to those who either have limited access or limited means.

The Community Mobile Market truck will be set up weekly at Murdoch Manor to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

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Sidewalk Citizen's Tzavta #30 (Brandon Wheeler)
Feb
25
6:00 PM18:00

Sidewalk Citizen's Tzavta #30 (Brandon Wheeler)

In January 2016, Sidewalk Citizen Bakery started a monthly cultural dinner salon. Called Tzavta, the Hebrew word for the act of sitting together, sharing food and conversation among friends, their vision was to create an intellectual welcoming space.

Simmons Building (618 Confluence Way SE)

For each salon, Sidewalk Citizen creates an intricate hearty meal in honour of the speaker, inspired by their passion, taste, heritage or whim. Starting with plates to share, a main course and a dessert, the dinners are served at long communal tables that enable conversation between guests.

To read about the speakers and theme of Tzavta #30 on February 25, visit tzavtasalon.com

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Community Mobile Market
Feb
20
2:00 PM14:00

Community Mobile Market

Murdoch Manor (808 5 St SE)

The Community Mobile Market is a partnership between the Leftovers Foundation and the City of Calgary. This initiative aims to reduce the amount of food waste and increase food access by selling fresh produce and bread at a budget-friendly cost. The truck will rotate locations, bringing grocery necessities at affordable prices to those who either have limited access or limited means.

The Community Mobile Market truck will be set up weekly at Murdoch Manor to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

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Valentine's Day Tasting Collaboration
Feb
14
7:00 PM19:00

Valentine's Day Tasting Collaboration

The Brewer's Apprentice (448 8 Avenue SE)

The Brewer's Apprentice, Sidewalk Citizen Bakery and Albeerta are collaborating on a special Valentine's Day tasting event!

Your two hour tasting will include:

  • Samples of eight different beer styles selected by The Brewer's Apprentice & Albeerta

  • Delicious food pairings for each beer courtesy of Sidewalk Citizen Bakery

  • Expert commentary and tasting notes

There's no better way to celebrate your love story than with some good food and drink. Tickets are available on Eventbrite.

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Valentine's Date Night with Raw Canvas
Feb
14
7:00 PM19:00

Valentine's Date Night with Raw Canvas

Raw Canvas (609 Confluence Way SE)

Join Raw Canvas for a special edition Valentine's Day experience! Come with friends or your sweetie for an adult outing, creating delicious gnocchi and an art piece made (with love) by you!

GNOCCHI:

Upon your arrival at Raw Canvas you will be met by Chef Marina (The Spice Chica). After learning the art of dough making and kneading, the fun starts when you make pillowy pasta with your own hands.  Take home your prepared gnocchi to cook and eat with loved ones. This is a beginner class.

ART:

Bring out the artist in you! Your Master Artist will show you and your partner step-by-step techniques for your 8x10 masterpiece. You’ll each make one painting. No experience necessary – canvas and paint are included.

FOOD and DRINK: Free appies, house wine, and a tasty tiramisu to finish your night. Cash bar available.

EXPERIENCE TIME: 2 hours

DRESS CODE: Dress your best! (not necessary but encouraged)

COST: $50 per guest + gst

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Community Mobile Market
Feb
13
2:00 PM14:00

Community Mobile Market

Murdoch Manor (808 5 St SE)

The Community Mobile Market is a partnership between the Leftovers Foundation and the City of Calgary. This initiative aims to reduce the amount of food waste and increase food access by selling fresh produce and bread at a budget-friendly cost. The truck will rotate locations, bringing grocery necessities at affordable prices to those who either have limited access or limited means.

The Community Mobile Market truck will be set up weekly at Murdoch Manor to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

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$10 Date Night at Studio Bell
Feb
12
5:00 PM17:00

$10 Date Night at Studio Bell

Studio Bell (850 4 St SE)

The National Music Centre is pleased to offer extended hours and discounted rates for visitors to Studio Bell on February 12. Grab your pal or partner and enjoy a special $10 admission per person from 5 pm to 8 pm.

Special activities on $10 Date Night include:

5:30 pm       Tour 1 of Studio Bell’s Top 10 Hits
6:00 pm      Tour 2 of Studio Bell’s Top 10 Hits

Studio Bell is the perfect Tuesday date night destination. Explore five floors of exhibitions that tell the story of music in Canada. Check out interactive activities–rock the guitar, mix a track or sing a tune in a sound booth. Visitors can also delve into memorabilia from three Canadian Music Halls of Fame, and new temporary exhibitions celebrating iconic Canadians, including Paul Brandt, Terri Clark and Barenaked Ladies.

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Community Mobile Market
Feb
6
2:00 PM14:00

Community Mobile Market

Murdoch Manor (808 5 St SE)

The Community Mobile Market is a partnership between the Leftovers Foundation and the City of Calgary. This initiative aims to reduce the amount of food waste and increase food access by selling fresh produce and bread at a budget-friendly cost. The truck will rotate locations, bringing grocery necessities at affordable prices to those who either have limited access or limited means.

The Community Mobile Market truck will be set up weekly at Murdoch Manor to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

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Community Mobile Market
Jan
30
2:00 PM14:00

Community Mobile Market

Murdoch Manor (808 5 St SE)

The Community Mobile Market is a partnership between the Leftovers Foundation and the City of Calgary. This initiative aims to reduce the amount of food waste and increase food access by selling fresh produce and bread at a budget-friendly cost. The truck will rotate locations, bringing grocery necessities at affordable prices to those who either have limited access or limited means.

The Community Mobile Market truck will be set up weekly at Murdoch Manor to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

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The Shoe Project – High Performance Rodeo
Jan
27
2:00 PM14:00

The Shoe Project – High Performance Rodeo

Central Library (800 3 St SE)

The Shoe Project is a writing and performance workshop where immigrant women tell the stories of their journeys in Canada. Immigrant women are coached by veteran Canadian writers and theatre professionals. Writing and performing their shoe memoirs allows members to be heard in the Canadian mainstream. These powerful stories are bridges carrying us all to deeper understanding.

Learn more about The Shoe Project and book your tickets at hprodeo.ca

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The Shoe Project – High Performance Rodeo
Jan
26
7:00 PM19:00

The Shoe Project – High Performance Rodeo

Central Library (800 3 St SE)

The Shoe Project is a writing and performance workshop where immigrant women tell the stories of their journeys in Canada. Immigrant women are coached by veteran Canadian writers and theatre professionals. Writing and performing their shoe memoirs allows members to be heard in the Canadian mainstream. These powerful stories are bridges carrying us all to deeper understanding.

Learn more about The Shoe Project and book your tickets at hprodeo.ca

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Robbie Burns Bash
Jan
25
5:00 PM17:00

Robbie Burns Bash

St. Louis Hotel (430 8 Ave SE)

The very popular Robbie Burns Bash returns to East Village! The event features incredible Scots-inspired food from some of Calgary's best restaurants, plus beer, wine and scotch tastings – all in support of The Alex Community Health Centre.

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Community Mobile Market
Jan
23
2:00 PM14:00

Community Mobile Market

Murdoch Manor (808 5 St SE)

The Community Mobile Market is a partnership between the Leftovers Foundation and the City of Calgary. This initiative aims to reduce the amount of food waste and increase food access by selling fresh produce and bread at a budget-friendly cost. The truck will rotate locations, bringing grocery necessities at affordable prices to those who either have limited access or limited means.

The Community Mobile Market truck will be set up weekly at Murdoch Manor to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

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Community Mobile Market
Jan
16
2:00 PM14:00

Community Mobile Market

Murdoch Manor (808 5 St SE)

The Community Mobile Market is a partnership between the Leftovers Foundation and the City of Calgary. This initiative aims to reduce the amount of food waste and increase food access by selling fresh produce and bread at a budget-friendly cost. The truck will rotate locations, bringing grocery necessities at affordable prices to those who either have limited access or limited means.

The Community Mobile Market truck will be set up weekly at Murdoch Manor to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

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The Democratic Set
Jan
12
7:00 PM19:00

The Democratic Set

Central Library (800 3 St SE)

Patrons of the Calgary Public Library can reserve their free seat to the January 12 feature screening of The Democratic Set. This film is a compilation of multiple 15-second performances from Calgarians, created in a custom-made film set—a neutral room with two opposing doors. In the set, participants are invited to untangle what an uncensored space means to them.

This screening is a free public event. Visit hprodeo.ca for details.

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Community Mobile Market
Jan
9
2:00 PM14:00

Community Mobile Market

Murdoch Manor (808 5 St SE)

The Community Mobile Market is a partnership between the Leftovers Foundation and the City of Calgary. This initiative aims to reduce the amount of food waste and increase food access by selling fresh produce and bread at a budget-friendly cost. The truck will rotate locations, bringing grocery necessities at affordable prices to those who either have limited access or limited means.

The Community Mobile Market truck will be set up weekly at Murdoch Manor to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

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One Unit Run Club
Dec
31
1:30 PM13:30

One Unit Run Club

RiverWalk 

East Village is teaming up with One Unit Run Club to bring you a free, 5-8km run every week. One Unit Run Club is for all levels, all abilities and all people (plus four-legged friends). 

Group meets on RiverWalk next to the Simmons Building.

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One Unit Run Club
Dec
24
1:30 PM13:30

One Unit Run Club

RiverWalk 

East Village is teaming up with One Unit Run Club to bring you a free, 5-8km run every week. One Unit Run Club is for all levels, all abilities and all people (plus four-legged friends). 

Group meets on RiverWalk next to the Simmons building.

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Community Mobile Market
Dec
19
2:00 PM14:00

Community Mobile Market

Murdoch Manor (808 5 St SE)

The Community Mobile Market is a partnership between the Leftovers Foundation and the City of Calgary. This initiative aims to reduce the amount of food waste and increase food access by selling fresh produce and bread at a budget-friendly cost. The truck will rotate locations, bringing grocery necessities at affordable prices to those who either have limited access or limited means.

The Community Mobile Market truck will be set up weekly at Murdoch Manor to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

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One Unit Run Club
Dec
17
6:30 PM18:30

One Unit Run Club

RiverWalk 

East Village is teaming up with One Unit Run Club to bring you a free, 5-8km run every week. One Unit Run Club is for all levels, all abilities and all people (plus four-legged friends). 

Mondays at 6:30 pm – group meets on RiverWalk next to the Simmons building.

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Sundays with Santa
Dec
16
12:00 PM12:00

Sundays with Santa

East Village Experience Centre (553 Riverfront Ave SE)

Grab your Christmas wish list and head over to the East Village Experience Centre for Sundays with Santa from noon to 1PM. Visit with the big guy and take a photo at the Christmas display before checking out the Northern Reflections Window Exhibition outside. You can warm up by the AR fire at one window, and write down a note for Santa on the other! The EV Urban Ambassadors might even have some milk and cookies on hand.

Sundays with Santa are December 2nd, 9th, and 16th.

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She[EMPOWERS] Christmas Market
Dec
14
to Dec 16

She[EMPOWERS] Christmas Market

St. Louis Hotel (430 8 Ave SE)

Shop from and support the female entrepreneurs in this city at the She[EMPOWERS] Christmas Market from December 14-16.

This market features local goods, live performances by up-and-coming female performers, and free workshops with topics ranging from sustainable fashion to holiday sleep routines for your children to jewelry-making.

This market is free to attend, and donations to the Mustard Seed will be accepted at the door. Register in advance to get exclusive discounts and coupons for the event and surrounding businesses.

  • Charbar will offer all registered participants a free chef's gift with orders

  • Café Rosso will offer all registered participants 20% off food, drink, and whole bean coffee bags

Workshop Schedule (so far):

Friday:

  • 4 PM: Make a meaningful gift with Alora Boutique

  • 6 PM: Self Care for the Holidays with Stresscase

Saturday:

  • Noon: Curating a Sustainable Wardrobe with Ally Tran

  • 2 PM: 3 steps to Building a 6 figure Business Jenny Paul

  • 4 PM: Marketing as a Woman Workshop with Judy Yu

Sunday:

  • Noon: Balance the Holidays and Your Family's Sleep with Alison McAdam

  • 2 PM: Parenting 101: Staying Safe Over the Holidays!

Make sure to register for workshops in advance as space is limited.

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Community Mobile Marker
Dec
12
2:00 PM14:00

Community Mobile Marker

Murdoch Manor (808 5 St SE)

The Community Mobile Market is a partnership between the Leftovers Foundation and the City of Calgary. This initiative aims to reduce the amount of food waste and increase food access by selling fresh produce and bread at a budget-friendly cost. The truck will rotate locations, bringing grocery necessities at affordable prices to those who either have limited access or limited means.

The Community Mobile Market truck will be set up weekly at Murdoch Manor to service residents of East Village. Bring your own reusable bags. Cash, credit, and debit are accepted.

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