Bridges Events Dec. 21-27 – Saskatoon Star-Phoenix

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    Bridges events for the upcoming week.


    A Wide Open Christmas runs to Dec. 23 at The Refinery. Supplied photo

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

    # MUSIC

    Fri., Dec. 21

    Piano Friday: Don Griffith / Nigel Mack Big Band: The Bassment, 202 Fourth Ave. N.

    Mr. Brownstone: Buds on Broadway, 817 Broadway Ave.

    The Bachelor Boys: Army & Navy Club, 359 First Ave. N.

    Jack Walton: McNally Robinson, 3130 Eighth St. E.

    Leon Ochs: Fairfield Seniors’ Centre, 103 Fairmont Ct.

    SkiiTour: Coors Event Centre, 241 Second Ave. S.

    KIVTP, Val Halla, Dirty & The Perks: Capitol Music Club, 244 First Ave. N.

    Country Christmas: The Local Group, Kasia Leigh, and Sharptail: Black Cat Tavern, 801 Broadway Ave.

    Red Blaze: Stan’s Place, 106-110 Ruth St. E.

    Live Sax Show: Gregory Edmunds: Cut Casual Steak and Tap, 416 21st St. E.

    Sat., Dec. 22

    Maurice Drouin Jazzy Christmas: The Bassment, 202 Fourth Ave. N.

    Screamer: Buds on Broadway, 817 Broadway Ave.

    Jam session / The Bachelor Boys: Army & Navy Club, 359 First Ave. N.

    Rachel Dean and Memory Lane: Nutana Legion, 3021 Louise St.

    Dan Julien Trio: McNally Robinson, 3130 Eighth St. E.

    XXXmas Fabestravaganza: Savage Henry and the Infamous One Pounders, Johnny Two Fingers and the Deformities, Mr. Awesome: Black Cat Tavern, 801 Broadway Ave.

    One Bad Son w/ The Wolfe: Coors Event Centre, 241 Second Ave. S.


    One Bad Son Supplied photo

    Red Blaze: Stan’s Place, 106-110 Ruth St. E.

    Live Sax Show: Gregory Edmunds: Cut Casual Steak and Tap, 416 21st St. E.

    Sun., Dec. 23

    Sunday night jam: Buds on Broadway, 817 Broadway Ave.

    Wed., Dec. 26

    Brewster and the Roosters: Buds on Broadway, 817 Broadway Ave.

    Mo’ Love w/ Funkjoint and DJ Marketmall: Capitol Music Club, 24 First Ave. N.

    Roy Woods w/ Pimpton and Peter Jackson: Coors Event Centre, 241 Second Ave. S.

    Boxing Day Bash: Foam Lake, The Wont’s and The Hope State: Amigos Cantina, 806 Dufferin Ave.

    Thurs., Dec. 27

    The Barrelmen: The Bassment, 202 Fourth Ave. N.

    3 Canadians: Buds on Broadway, 817 Broadway Ave.


    A Wide Open Christmas: Runs to Dec. 23 at The Refinery, 609 Dufferin Ave. Jeremiah has lost his Christmas spirit, and it is up to his friends to help him find it again. Tickets at


    A Wide Open Christmas Supplied photo

    Jack and the Snow Queen: Runs to Dec. 23 at Dancing Sky Theatre, 201 Queen St. in Meacham. A dinner theatre production. The seventh instalment of the Prairie Panto series. When the widow Spriggins’ heart starts to turn to ice, she is kidnapped by the Snow Queen and it is up to her slow-headed son Jack to rescue her. Tickets at, 306-376-4445.

    Fiddler on the Roof: Extended to Dec. 28 at Persephone Theatre. Tevye, a poor milkman, is deeply devoted to his five daughters and tries to instil them with traditional values in the face of great change and upheaval in Russia. Tickets at 306-384-7727,


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

    Fireside Singers: Christmas Memories: Dec. 21-22, 7:30 p.m., at TCU Place. The 100-voice choir performs seasonal and sacred songs from classical to contemporary favourites. Featuring Thomas Yu. With pre-show dinners at 5:30 p.m. each night. Tickets at 306-975-7799,

    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.

    All Saints’ Christmas Market: Dec. 22, noon to 5 p.m., at All Saints’ Anglican Church, 1801 Lorne Ave. An arts, craft and bake sale.

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

    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, 306-374-2840.

    Weekly Bingo: Mondays, 12:30 p.m., at Army & Navy Club, 359 First Ave. N. With raffle draws. Everyone is welcome.

    Modern Square Dance Beginner Class: Mondays, 8 to 10 p.m., mid-September to mid-April, at All Saints Anglican Church Hall, 1801 Lorne Ave. Exercise for the body and the mind. Information at 306-253-4453, 306-242-2209.

    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 to the public for tours. Preregistration is required. Contact 306-657-3644,,

    Nutana Legion Weekly Events: Tuesdays, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m., barbecue burger night. Information at 306-374-6303.

    Saskatoon Choral Society Rehearsals: Tuesdays, September to December and January to April, 7 p.m., at Grace-Westminster United Church, 505 10th St. E. Everyone is welcome. No auditions required. Information at

    Magic City Chorus Rehearsals: Tuesdays, 7 p.m., at St. Paul’s United Church, 454 Egbert Ave. The chorus is a four-part a cappella harmony group of singers and performers. New members of all voice ranges are welcome. Information at,

    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.

    St. George’s Senior Citizen’s Club: Weekly at St. George’s Senior Citizen’s Centre, 1235 20th St. W. Bowling Tuesdays and Thursdays, and card playing Wednesdays, 1 to 4 p.m. For seniors ages 55+. Information at 306-382-7657, 306-716-0204, 306-382-4390, 306-717-8773.

    Carpet Bowling: Wednesdays, 1:15 p.m., at Mayfair United Church. Beginner and experienced adult players are welcome. Information at 306-651-2151.

    All About Us: Weekly Wednesday suppers. A singles social group for people in their 50s to 70s. With movie nights, games nights, and events. No membership dues. Information at, 306-249-0254.

    St. John Bosco Seniors Carpet Bowling Club: Wednesdays, 7:30 p.m., and Sundays, 1:30 p.m., except long weekends, September to May. Information at 306-382-8021, 306-382-2953, 306-382-4606.

    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

    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, 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 Lions Band Rehearsals: Thursday evenings, 6 to 7:15 p.m., drummers until 8 p.m., adult drumline 7:30 to 9 p.m. The marching band is for ages 12-19. New members must have one year experience. Preregistration required at 306-249-5013,

    Enchanted Forest: Runs to Jan. 4, 5:30 to 10 p.m., at the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park. Their 20th anniversary light tour. The holiday light tour features a new light display. With a Light Walk Jan. 5, 5:30 to 9 p.m. Admission at the gate or car passes at and Saskatoon Shoppers Drug Mart or Co-Op. Information at


    This year’s BHP Enchanted Forest at the Saskatoon Forestry Farm Park. Kayle Neis / Saskatoon StarPhoenix

    Eaton’s Once Upon a Christmas: Runs to Jan. 6 at the Western Development Museum, 2610 Lore Ave. The traditional holiday animated exhibit is on display. Regular admission at the door. Information at


    Eaton’s Once Upon A Christmas display at the Western Development Museum. Richard Marjan / Saskatoon StarPhoenix

    TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Meetings: Mornings, afternoons, or evenings at a number of chapters in Saskatoon. A support group for anyone wanting to lose weight. New members are welcome, and first meeting is free. Information at, 306-242-7180.

    Weekly Activities for Seniors: Held regularly at Cosmo Senior’s Centre, 614 11th St. E. For 55 plus. Yoga, exercises, bridge, whist, cribbage and Kaiser. Potluck lunch the third Monday of the month, October to April. Drop-in fees at the door. New members are welcome. There is a membership fee. Schedule and information at 306-373-8693.

    Al-Anon Group Meetings: Weekly meetings in Saskatoon. Open to anyone who has been affected by someone else’s drinking. Information at, 306-665-3838.

    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,,

    # ART

    Gordon Snelgrove Gallery: Until Dec. 21, or Dec. 28 by appointment, in Room 191 of the University of Saskatchewan’s Murray Building. Always Open Halfway Through by Li Wan from Wuhan, China.

    Darrell Bell Gallery: Through December at 405-105 21st St. E. Lindsey Love & Trevor McDonald.

    Gallery on the Greens: Until Jan. 1 at 2325 Preston Ave., in Market Mall. Crockery — The Useful Pot by Bonnie Gilmour.


    Crockery by Bonnie Gilmour is on display at the Market Mall Gallery on the Greens. Supplied photo

    Market Mall Children’s Playland Art Gallery: Until Jan. 1 at 2325 Preston Ave., in Market Mall. City of Bridges by students from St. Maria Goretti Community School.

    SCYAP Gallery: Until Jan. 3 at 253 Third Ave. S. Paintings by Lee Cooney Art.

    Saskatchewan Craft Council: Until Jan. 5 at 813 Broadway Ave. Passages by Paula Cooley and Louisa Ferguson.

    Centre East Galleries: Until Jan. 6 at The Centre, 3510 Eighth St. E. Photography by the Saskatoon Camera Club, Bryan Mierau, Scott Prokop, art by Grosvenor Park Artists, display by the BHP Enchanted Forest.

    Remai Modern: Until Jan. 6 at 102 Spadina Cres. E. Ellen Moffat, Small Sonorities: A Little Piece of String. Rosa Barba: Send Me Sky runs to Jan. 13. III: HeavyShield, Knowles, Cameron-Weir runs to Jan. 20. Pablo Picasso: Process & Poetry and more are ongoing.

    The Gallery/Art Placement Inc.: Until Jan. 10 at 238 Third Ave. S. About a Lake by Clint Hunker.

    Remai Modern: Until Jan. 20 at 102 Spadina Cres. III: HeavyShield, Knowles, Cameron-Weir. Pablo Picasso: Process & Poetry and more are ongoing.

    Musée Ukraina Museum: Until Jan. 30 at 222 Ave. M S. Maria: memorializing the victims of the Holodomor by Lesia Maruschak.

    Ukrainian Museum of Canada: Until Feb. 2 at 910 Spadina Cres. E. Vistas: Impressions in Thread by Monika Kinner-Whalen.

    AKA Artist-Run: Through June 2019 at 424 20th St. W. Locals Only by Justin Langlois, Alana Bartol, Vanessa Kwan, Lisa Hirmer and Holly Schmidt.

    # 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.

    Postnatal Yoga: Mondays, noon 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 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 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 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 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.

    Scooters: Thursdays, 9:15 to 11:15 a.m., October to May, at Emmanuel Baptist Church, 1636 Acadia Dr. A drop-in indoor playgroup for children ages 0-5 and their parents/caregivers. Information at,, or Facebook.

    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.

    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

    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.

    Remai Modern: Ongoing regular art programs for all ages. Includes Creative Space on Saturdays and Scotiabank Something on Sundays. Find the calendar at

    Saskatoon Public Library Programs: Ongoing daily programs for children and families. Find the calendar at

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