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January 21 -February 3
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The Front

The Prisoner’s Menu

The reviews are in for Compass Group, the contractor recently hired by the province to provide food for Saskatchewan’s correctional facilities. And according to prisoners, Co

What Just Happened?

Grocery Goodbye: R.I.P. Good Food JunctionIf you live in Saskatoon’s core neighbourhoods you will be back in a food desert by the end of January.The Good Food Junction announ

When Hicks Attack

Chancellor Angela Merkel opened Germany’s doors to a million refugees and migrants last year — three times as many as the rest of the European Union put together. Criti

Seeing Mother Earth

The coming year looks bright with the promise of change after a difficult decade for environmentalists and our issues. But even with a new government that quickly moved to gender e

The Middle

Secrets Of Owl Barf

You might want to read this one after you’ve eaten.So: owl barf.Like other carnivores, raptors such as owls and hawks poop as part of their digestive process. But that’

The Pint Pioneers

Craft beer drinkers are being barraged with new beer as all sorts of new breweries pop up to bring creative new beer to tantalize our palates. It’s great — it seems the

The Back

Tall, Erect And Proud

Scott ThompsonLouis’ PubThursday 21When The Kids In The Hall was on television in the ’90s, there was an absurd rumour that used to persist — that some, or all, o

Live After WireTap

Jonathan GoldsteinThe RefineryFriday 22Jonathan Goldstein is a writer, broadcaster and, for 11 years, was CBC Radio’s resident Eeyore as host of the beloved WireTap. That&rsq

Support Teh Troopz

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of BenghaziOpens Friday 222 out of 5It’s becoming an annual tradition: every year a pro-military, right-wing-friendly drama opens in January. Bu

Hnetflix

In one crappy January week we lost both Alan Rickman and David Bowie. Rickman was probably best known as Harry Potter’s potions professor Severus Snape, but to me he’ll

Greed Is ‘Hood

99 HomesBroadway TheatreOpens Friday 293.5 out of 5Shot long before Oscar nominee The Big Short, 99 Homes tackles the 2007 housing bubble from a more human perspective than the Ada

The Heat And The Beat

Alex CubaThe BassmentFriday 22Should you go to Alex Cuba’s show? I don’t know, should you? If you don’t go to Alex Cuba’s show, you’ll miss a wrigglin

VIEW ALL14 Days

Thursday January 1
100 YEARS AGO: REMEMBERING WORLD WAR I at Western Development Museum - Organized in cooperation with provincial and federal partners this exhibit commemorates the centennial of World War I and showcases stories and artifacts tied to Saskatchewan.January 1
EASTER WEEK AT THE MVC at Meewasin Valley Centre - Drop-in craft programs to welcome spring in the river valley. See meewasin.com.January 1
TELUS CUP WEST REGIONAL MIDGET AAA HOCKEY TOURNAMENT  at Rod Hamm Memorial/Harold Latrace Arena - Host team Saskatoon Contacts are joined by Saskatchewan Manitoba and northern Ontario league champions. See teluscup.com. January 1
CANADIAN MIXED DOUBLES CURLING CHAMPIONSHIP at Nutana Curling Club - See curling.ca.January 1
EASTER WEEK AT THE MVC at Meewasin Valley Centre - Drop-in craft programs to welcome spring in the river valley. See meewasin.com.January 1
100 YEARS AGO: REMEMBERING WORLD WAR I at Western Development Museum - Organized in cooperation with provincial and federal partners this exhibit commemorates the centennial of World War I and showcases stories and artifacts tied to Saskatchewan.January 1
TELUS CUP WEST REGIONAL MIDGET AAA HOCKEY TOURNAMENT  at Rod Hamm Memorial/Harold Latrace Arena - Host team Saskatoon Contacts are joined by Saskatchewan Manitoba and northern Ontario league champions. See teluscup.com. January 1
CANADIAN MIXED DOUBLES CURLING CHAMPIONSHIP at Nutana Curling Club - See curling.ca.January 1
EASTER WEEK AT THE CREEK at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Drop-in nature hikes and other activities such as feeding black-capped chickadees. January 1, 1:00 pm
EASTER WEEK AT THE CREEK at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Drop-in nature hikes and other activities such as feeding black-capped chickadees. January 1, 1:00 pm
Thursday January 21
PERMANENT COLLECTION at Ukrainian Museum of Canada - Display of artifacts and archival documents recounting the settlement history of Ukrainian-Canadians in Canada.January 21
CAMECO MEEWASIN SKATING RINK at Cameco Meewasin Skating Rink - Equipped with a warm-up shelter washrooms and skate rentals. Open Daily. January 21, 12:00 pm
INTUITION ANALYTIC REASONING AND THE FEELING OF RIGHTNESS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Psychology professor Valerie Thompson discusses different ways people develop understanding in their life. Arts 153. See usask.ca.January 21, 4:00 pm
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.January 21, 5:30 pm
DON BURNSTICK: COMEDY AND LAUGHTER at Roxy Theatre - First Nations comic performs at this Roman Catholic Diocese of Saskatoon fundraiser for Lady of Guadalupe Aboriginal Catholic Parish Building Fund. $25. See saskatoonrcdiocese.com.January 21, 6:30 pm
MAKE-UP MAGIC WORKSHOP at OUT Saskatoon - Make-up artist Mitch Morgans offers tips for professional make-up application. Register by emailing hello@outsaskatoon.ca. Free.January 21, 7:00 pm
WHERE FLOWERS BLOOM: MEMORIES OF BURMA at McNally Robinson - Book launch by author Memuna for her semi-autobiographical novel about life in Burma around WWII. See mcnallyrobinson.com.January 21, 7:00 pm
WEST COAST SWING at Toon Town Tavern - Intermediate dance lessons at 7:30 p.m. beginner 8 p.m. open dance 9 p.m. $2. See westcoastswingsaskatoon.com.January 21, 7:30 pm
DIRTY DANCING at TCU Place - Stage adaptation of the movie featuring all the classic songs cheesy one-liners and seductive dances. See tcuplace.com.January 21, 7:30 pm
SCOTT THOMPSON at Louis' Pub - Stand-up from well-known comic actor. See broadwaytheatre.ca. January 21, 9:00 pm
THIS NIGHT WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE at Amigos - Laser karaoke with Dr. Isocellator. See Facebook. 19+. Free. January 21, 9:30 pm
Friday January 22
WRITING NORTH 6: ROADKILL at Louis' Loft - Two-day festival for aspiring writers and anyone interested in writers and books. Includes readings panel discussions and individual sessions on poetry drama and fiction. See skwriter.com.January 22
NEW HOPE DOG RESCUE BOOK SALE at Market Mall - Cash Only. See Facebook.January 22, 9:30 am
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON at Canadian Light Source - Free public tour. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.January 22, 2:00 pm
24 HOUR PLAYWRITING COMPETITION at The Two Twenty - Presented by Saskatchewan Playwrights Centre. Register at saskplaywrights.ca.January 22, 4:00 pm
FRIDAY NIGHT OUT at OUT Saskatoon - Special inter-generational programming and all-ages drop-in. See outsaskatoon.ca.January 22, 5:00 pm
HUSKIES VS MOUNT ROYAL COUGARS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Women's Volleyball. Physical Activity Complex. See huskies.usask.ca.January 22, 6:00 pm
HUSKIES VS UBC THUNDERBIRDS at University of Saskatchewan campus - West women's hockey. Rutherford Rink. See huskies.usask.ca.January 22, 7:00 pm
JONATHAN GOLDSTEIN at The Refinery - Former host of CBC's Wiretap and frequent contributor to NPR's This American Life brings his signature brand of humour to the stage. See broadwaytheatre.ca.January 22, 7:30 pm
HUSKIES VS MOUNT ROYAL COUGARS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Men's Volleyball. Physical Activity Complex. See huskies.usask.ca.January 22, 8:00 pm
Saturday January 23
POTASHCORP WINTERSHINES FESTIVAL & SNOW PARK at Farmers' Market Square - Celebrate Saskatoon's winter culture with a variety of events and activities for all ages. See potashcorpwintershines.ca.January 23
WRITING NORTH 6: ROADKILL at Louis' Loft - Two-day festival for aspiring writers and anyone interested in writers and books. Includes readings panel discussions and individual sessions on poetry drama and fiction. See skwriter.com.January 23
HUSKIE OPEN MENS & WOMENS WRESTLING at University of Saskatchewan campus - University of Saskatchewan Education Gym. See huskies.usask.ca.January 23
SASKATOON FARMERS MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.January 23, 8:00 am
NEW HOPE DOG RESCUE BOOK SALE at Market Mall - Cash Only. See Facebook.January 23, 9:00 am
COUNTRY FARMS MARKETPLACE at Confederation Mall - Farmers Market and Tea Room. See countryfarmsmarketplace.com.January 23, 10:00 am
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.January 23, 1:00 pm
ALICE KUIPERS: VIOLET AND VICTOR WRITE THE MOST FABULOUS FAIRY TALE at McNally Robinson - Saskatoon author reads from her latest children's book. See mcnallyrobinson.com.January 23, 3:00 pm
DOG ADOPTION EVENT at Critter's Pet Health Store - Sponsored by Size Small Dog Rescue. Critters Pet Health Store (112-110 Ruth St. E.) noon-3 p.m.January 23, 3:00 pm
HUSKIES VS MOUNT ROYAL COUGARS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Women's Volleyball. Physical Activity Complex. See huskies.usask.ca.January 23, 6:00 pm
HUSKIES VS UBC THUNDERBIRDS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Women's Hockey. Rutherford Rink. See huskies.usask.ca.January 23, 7:00 pm
BLADES VS BRANDON WHEAT KINGS at SaskTel Centre - WHL Hockey. See saskatoonblades.com.January 23, 7:00 pm
UNIVERSITY OBSERVATORY at U of S Observatory - Free public viewing. Campus Drive southwest. See physics.usask.ca/observatory.January 23, 7:30 pm
OLD TYME DANCE at St. Joseph's Hall - Presented by Northern Lights Bluegrass & Old Tyme Music Society includes a late night lunch. $20 16 and under free. See Facebook.January 23, 7:30 pm
LATIN VIBE at Ecole Canadienne-Francaise - Fundraiser featuring the Oral Fuentes Reggae Band and guitarist Rodolfo Pino-Robles with proceeds to the Unitarian Congregation of Saskatoon Refugee Fund. $20 advance $25 door. See Facebook.January 23, 7:30 pm
HUSKIES VS MOUNT ROYAL COUGARS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Men's Volleyball. Physical Activity Complex. See huskies.usask.ca.January 23, 8:00 pm
FOURTH-ON-FOURTH at Le Relais - Swing dance hosted by Saskatoon Lindy Hop. Beginner lesson 8-9 p.m. dancing and social 9 p.m.-midnight. $10 adult $7 members $5 student members. See saskatoonlindyhop.ca.January 23, 8:00 pm
Sunday January 24
SASKATOON FARMERS MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.January 24, 10:00 am
NEW HOPE DOG RESCUE BOOK SALE at Market Mall - Cash Only. See Facebook.January 24, 11:00 am
MAKE MEMORIES MATTER at Saskatoon Field House - A walk to raise awareness about Alzheimer's disease and related dementia and support people and families living with dementia. Saskatoon Field House registration at 11 a.m. walk begins at noon. See walkforalzheimerssk.ca.January 24, 11:00 am
POTASHCORP SKATING PARTY at Cameco Meewasin Skating Rink - Skates will be available to borrow at this all-ages event. Kiwanis Park beside the Delta Bessborough Hotel. See Facebook.January 24, 12:00 pm
WINTER WINGS AND NATURE CRAFTS at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Look for birds and other active winter animals while hiking on the nature trails then go indoors to create a nature-inspired craft. Crafts by donation.January 24, 1:00 pm
ART REACH at The Library on 20th - Presented by Remai Modern. Free all-ages workshop to create winter-themed 3D pop up cards. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.January 24, 2:00 pm
WINTER WONDERLAND TALES at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Enjoy a short indoor program with a wildlife interpreter before heading out on the nature trails.January 24, 2:30 pm
24 HOUR PLAYWRITING COMPETITION AWARDS at Village Guitar & Amp - Presented by Saskatchewan Playwrights Centre. Register at saskplaywrights.ca.January 24, 5:00 pm
TONIGHT IT'S POETRY at The Woods - Community stage. $5. See tonightitspoetry.com.January 24, 7:30 pm
Monday January 25
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON at Canadian Light Source - Free public tour. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.January 25, 2:00 pm
BI/PAN/POLY GROUP at OUT Saskatoon - For those who are bisexual pansexual questioning interested or allies. See outsaskatoon.ca.January 25, 7:00 pm
Tuesday January 26
OFF BROADWAY FARMERS MARKET at Grace Westminster United Church - See onbroadway.ca.January 26, 11:00 am
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.January 26, 5:30 pm
WOMEN'S NIGHT OUT at OUT Saskatoon - Queer and allied women's social. See outsaskatoon.ca. January 26, 7:00 pm
GENDER REVOLUTION at USSU Pride Centre - Transgender discussion group. See outsaskatoon.ca. January 26, 7:00 pm
PLANNING FOR BABY at McNally Robinson - Free seminar on the responsibilities of parenthood. Register at 306-244-1067.January 26, 7:00 pm
MAKERSPACE at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - Presented by Remai Modern. Free art-making session for teens and adults with SCYAP and Remai Modern artists. Materials available or bring your own. See scyapinc.org.January 26, 7:00 pm
TRIVIA NIGHT W/ CHRIS SMITH at Vangelis Tavern - See Facebook.January 26, 8:00 pm
Wednesday January 27
SASKATOON FARMERS MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.January 27, 10:00 am
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON at Canadian Light Source - Free public tour. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.January 27, 2:00 pm
RAINBOW COFFEE at OUT Saskatoon - Youth and counseling drop-in for ages 13-19. See outsaskatoon.caJanuary 27, 4:30 pm
WATERCOLOUR WORKSHOP FOR ADULTS at Silverwood Heights School - Presented by Remai Modern. Free. Register at silverwoodcommunity.org.January 27, 7:00 pm
PUB STUMPERS TRIVIA at Fionn MacCools - See Facebook.January 27, 8:00 pm
Thursday January 28
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS INDOOR GAMES at Saskatoon Field House - Annual three-day competition featuring track and field events. See kofcgames.ca.January 28
COUNTRY FARMS MARKETPLACE at Confederation Mall - Farmers Market and Tea Room. See countryfarmsmarketplace.com.January 28, 10:00 am
POP-UP PRODUCE MARKET at Saskatoon Community Service Village - Sponsored by City Centre Food Co-op. Cash only. See Facebook.January 28, 10:30 am
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.January 28, 5:30 pm
GENS HELLQUIST SEXUAL HEALTH CLINIC at OUT Saskatoon - Free STI testing and all-ages drop-in. See outsaskatoon.ca.January 28, 6:00 pm
MEN'S GROUP at OUT Saskatoon - Queer and ally social group for men and the male-identified. See outsaskatoon.caJanuary 28, 6:00 pm
YANN MARTEL: THE HIGH MOUNTAINS OF PORTUGAL at McNally Robinson - Saskatoon author reads from his latest novel which is set in Portugal and offers a haunting exploration of love and loss. See mcnallyrobinson.ca.January 28, 7:00 pm
OPENING OUR HEARTS at Grace Westminster United Church - Second of a four-part series on missing and murdered indigenous women facilitated by MaryAnne Morrison of the Diocesan Truth & Reconciliation Commission. By donation. January 28, 7:00 pm
WEST COAST SWING at Toon Town Tavern - Intermediate dance lessons at 7:30 p.m. beginner 8 p.m. open dance 9 p.m. $2. See westcoastswingsaskatoon.com.January 28, 7:30 pm
THIS NIGHT WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE at Amigos - Laser karaoke with Brendan Flaherty. See Facebook. 19+. Free. January 28, 9:30 pm
Friday January 29
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS INDOOR GAMES at Saskatoon Field House - Annual three-day competition featuring track and field events. See kofcgames.ca.January 29
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON at Canadian Light Source - Free public tour. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.January 29, 2:00 pm
FRIDAY NIGHT OUT at OUT Saskatoon - Special inter-generational programming and all-ages drop-in. See outsaskatoon.ca.January 29, 5:00 pm
FIELD AND STREAM SUPPER at Ukrainian Orthodox Auditorium - Annual fish and wild game supper sponsored by the Ukrainian Orthodox Brotherhood of Hunters and Gatherers includes a live auction and dance. $30 advance only. See ucc.sk.ca.January 29, 5:30 pm
FROSTED GARDENS GALLERY Jan. 29 - Feb 19 at Bessborough Gardens - Features ice-themed activities such as snow mini-golf ice graffiti ice sculptures a sugar shack and more. Presented by Professional Ice Carving Society of Saskatoon with a portion of the proceeds to the Saskatoon Zoo Foundation's Carnivore Trail. Adults $5 Seniors $3 Children $2 group rates available. See frostedgardens.org.January 29, 6:00 pm
HUSKIES VS MACEWAN GRIFFINS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Women's Volleyball. Physical Activity Complex. See huskies.usask.ca.January 29, 6:00 pm
HUSKIES VS MANITOBA BISONS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West men's hockey. Rutherford Rink. See huskies.usask.ca.January 29, 7:00 pm
SASKATCHEWAN RUSH VS COLORADO MAMMOTH at SaskTel Centre - NLL professional box lacrosse. See saskrush.com. January 29, 7:30 pm
LOVEBIRDS at Free Flow Dance Centre - Stage production written and performed by spoken word artist and birder Ryan Bradshaw with guests. $20 advance $25 door with $5 from each ticket going to Living Sky Wildlife Rehabilitation. E-mail corby@hotmail.com for tickets or see Facebook.January 29, 7:30 pm
HUSKIES VS MACEWAN GRIFFINS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Men's Volleyball. Physical Activity Complex. See huskies.usask.ca.January 29, 8:00 pm
Saturday January 30
KNIGHTS OF COLUMBUS INDOOR GAMES at Saskatoon Field House - Annual three-day competition featuring track and field events. See kofcgames.ca.January 30
SASKATOON FARMERS MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.January 30, 8:00 am
COUNTRY FARMS MARKETPLACE at Confederation Mall - Farmers Market and Tea Room. See countryfarmsmarketplace.com.January 30, 10:00 am
FROSTED GARDENS GALLERY Jan. 29 - Feb 19 at Bessborough Gardens - Features ice-themed activities such as snow mini-golf ice graffiti ice sculptures a sugar shack and more. Presented by Professional Ice Carving Society of Saskatoon with a portion of the proceeds to the Saskatoon Zoo Foundation's Carnivore Trail. Adults $5 Seniors $3 Children $2 group rates available. See frostedgardens.org.January 30, 12:00 pm
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.January 30, 1:00 pm
ANIMALS IN WINTER at Meewasin Valley Centre - Test your knowledge about some of the animals that live around Saskatoon through the winter and make a fun animal craft.January 30, 1:00 pm
MARDI GRAS UKRAINIAN STYLE PUSHCHENNIA at St. Joseph High School - Hosted by Dormition Ukrainian Catholic Parish includes dinner dance and children's activities. Adults $25 children 5 to 13 $15 under 5 free. See ucc.sk.ca or call 306-715-1828.January 30, 5:00 pm
ROBBIE BURNS DINNER at St. Andrew's College - Hosted by the Saskatoon Scottish Country Dancers to celebrate the music and poetry of the Scottish bard. $30. Call 306-664-7049 or e-mail saskatoon@rscdssask.org.January 30, 5:00 pm
BIKE THE MOVEABLE FEAST at River Landing - Join other cyclists for a tasty journey of fun starting at the River Landing fire cauldron. Gluten free and vegetarian options available. $60. See saskatooncycles.org or call 306-664-3908.January 30, 6:00 pm
HUSKIES VS MACEWAN GRIFFINS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Women's Volleyball. Physical Activity Complex. See huskies.usask.ca.January 30, 6:00 pm
HUSKIES VS MACEWAN GRIFFINS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Men's Volleyball. Physical Activity Complex. See huskies.usask.ca.January 30, 6:00 pm
HUSKIES VS MANITOBA BISONS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West men's hockey. Rutherford Rink. See huskies.usask.ca.January 30, 7:00 pm
BLADES VS REGINA PATS at SaskTel Centre - WHL hockey. See saskatoonblades.com.January 30, 7:00 pm
UNIVERSITY OBSERVATORY at U of S Observatory - Free public viewing. Campus Drive southwest. See physics.usask.ca/observatory.January 30, 7:30 pm
LOVEBIRDS at Free Flow Dance Centre - Stage production written and performed by spoken word artist and birder Ryan Bradshaw with guests. $20 advance $25 door with $5 from each ticket going to Living Sky Wildlife Rehabilitation. E-mail corby@hotmail.com for tickets or see Facebook.January 30, 7:30 pm
Sunday January 31
SASKATOON FARMERS MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.January 31, 10:00 am
RECORD FAIR at Amigos - Presented by CFCR Radio and Amigos features vendors selling new used and collectible vinyl and other musical treasures. $2. See Facebook.January 31, 11:00 am
RAINBOW FAMILIES NEW YEAR POTLUCK at OUT Saskatoon - Open to families of LGBTQI children parents and caregivers. See outsaskatoon.ca.January 31, 12:00 pm
ANIMALS IN WINTER at Meewasin Valley Centre - Test your knowledge about some of the animals that live around Saskatoon through the winter and make a fun animal craft.January 31, 1:00 pm
WINTER WINGS AND NATURE CRAFTS at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Look for birds and other active winter animals while hiking on the nature trails then go indoors to create a nature-inspired craft. Crafts by donation.January 31, 1:00 pm
WINTER WONDERLAND TALES at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Enjoy a short indoor program with a wildlife interpreter before heading out on the nature trails.January 31, 2:30 pm
TONIGHT IT'S POETRY at The Woods - Community stage. $5. See tonightitspoetry.com.January 31, 7:30 pm
SLEEPING BEAUTY at TCU Place - Canada's Ballet Jorgen presents its version of Tchaikovsky's classic ballet in a world premiere tour featuring local dancers performing alongside company dancers. Tickets start at $29. See tcuplace.com.January 31, 7:30 pm
Monday February 1
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON at Canadian Light Source - Free public tour. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.February 1, 2:00 pm
COMEDY NIGHT at Fionn MacCools - See Facebook.February 1, 8:00 pm
Tuesday February 2
SASKATOON FARMERS MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.February 2, 10:00 am
OFF BROADWAY FARMERS MARKET at Grace Westminster United Church - See onbroadway.ca.February 2, 11:00 am
RAINBOW COFFEE at OUT Saskatoon - Youth and counseling drop-in for ages 13-19. See outsaskatoon.caFebruary 2, 4:30 pm
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.February 2, 5:30 pm
WOMEN'S NIGHT OUT at OUT Saskatoon - Queer and allied women's social. See outsaskatoon.ca. February 2, 7:00 pm
GENDER REVOLUTION at USSU Pride Centre - Transgender discussion group. See outsaskatoon.ca. February 2, 7:00 pm
BLADES VS PRINCE GEORGE COUGARS at SaskTel Centre - WHL hockey. See saskatoonblades.com.February 2, 7:00 pm
PUB STUMPERS TRIVIA at Fionn MacCools - See Facebook.February 2, 8:00 pm
Wednesday February 3
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON at Canadian Light Source - Free public tour. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.February 3, 2:00 pm
LES BELLES-SOEURS at Greystone Theatre
Written by Canada’s best-known Francophone playwright Michel Tremblay translated by John Van Burek and Bill Grassco and directed by Pamela Haig Bartley this comedy focuses on the relentless pursuit of life love and bingo. Presented by University of Saskatchewan Department of Drama and Greystone Theatre. until April 2 8 p.m. See arts.usask.ca/drama/greystone.
Jan 1 - Feb 4
LES BELLES-SOEURS at Greystone Theatre
Written by Canada’s best-known Francophone playwright Michel Tremblay translated by John Van Burek and Bill Grassco and directed by Pamela Haig Bartley this comedy focuses on the relentless pursuit of life love and bingo. Presented by University of Saskatchewan Department of Drama and Greystone Theatre. until April 2 8 p.m. See arts.usask.ca/drama/greystone.
Jan 1 - Feb 4
BEATRICE & VIRGIL at Remai Arts Centre
Adapted from Yann Martel’s novel this play by Lindsay Cochrane tells the story of a man named Henry who seeks help from another man named Henry to write a play about a donkey (Beatrice) and howler monkey (Virgil). As the story unfolds a shocking historical romance is revealed. Presented by Last Exit Theatre. See persephonetheatre.org.
Jan 1 - Apr 6
PLAYING WITH FIRE: THE THEO FLEURY STORY at Remai Arts Centre
Adapted from the autobiography written by Fleury and Kirstie McLellan this play is performed entirely on skates and synthetic ice and tells the story of the player's troubled path to NHL stardom. See persephonetheatre.org.
Jan 21 - Jan 21
PLAYING WITH FIRE: THE THEO FLEURY STORY at Remai Arts Centre
Adapted from the autobiography written by Fleury and Kirstie McLellan this play is performed entirely on skates and synthetic ice and tells the story of the player's troubled path to NHL stardom. See persephonetheatre.org.
Jan 22 - Jan 22
PLAYING WITH FIRE: THE THEO FLEURY STORY at Remai Arts Centre
Adapted from the autobiography written by Fleury and Kirstie McLellan this play is performed entirely on skates and synthetic ice and tells the story of the player's troubled path to NHL stardom. See persephonetheatre.org.
Jan 23 - Jan 23
PLAYING WITH FIRE: THE THEO FLEURY STORY at Remai Arts Centre
Adapted from the autobiography written by Fleury and Kirstie McLellan this play is performed entirely on skates and synthetic ice and tells the story of the player's troubled path to NHL stardom. See persephonetheatre.org.
Jan 24 - Jan 24
PLAYING WITH FIRE: THE THEO FLEURY STORY at Remai Arts Centre
Adapted from the autobiography written by Fleury and Kirstie McLellan this play is performed entirely on skates and synthetic ice and tells the story of the player's troubled path to NHL stardom. See persephonetheatre.org.
Jan 24 - Jan 24
PLAYING WITH FIRE: THE THEO FLEURY STORY at Remai Arts Centre
Adapted from the autobiography written by Fleury and Kirstie McLellan this play is performed entirely on skates and synthetic ice and tells the story of the player's troubled path to NHL stardom. See persephonetheatre.org.
Jan 26 - Jan 26
PLAYING WITH FIRE: THE THEO FLEURY STORY at Remai Arts Centre
Adapted from the autobiography written by Fleury and Kirstie McLellan this play is performed entirely on skates and synthetic ice and tells the story of the player's troubled path to NHL stardom. See persephonetheatre.org.
Jan 27 - Jan 27
PLAYING WITH FIRE: THE THEO FLEURY STORY Hockey Night at Persephone with Special Guest Theo Fleury at Remai Arts Centre
Adapted from the autobiography written by Fleury and Kirstie McLellan this play is performed entirely on skates and synthetic ice and tells the story of the player's troubled path to NHL stardom. See persephonetheatre.org.
Jan 28 - Jan 28
SHADOWS OF A DANCING MOON at Studio 914
Presented by La Troupe du Jour this French-language play by David Grainger is inspired by his Saskatchewan grandfather's WWII stint as a boxer who entertained troops overseas. English surtitles available except for the Sunday matinees. See latroupedujour.ca.
Jan 28 - Jan 28
PLAYING WITH FIRE: THE THEO FLEURY STORY at Remai Arts Centre
Adapted from the autobiography written by Fleury and Kirstie McLellan this play is performed entirely on skates and synthetic ice and tells the story of the player's troubled path to NHL stardom. See persephonetheatre.org.
Jan 29 - Jan 29
SHADOWS OF A DANCING MOON at Studio 914
Presented by La Troupe du Jour this French-language play by David Grainger is inspired by his Saskatchewan grandfather's WWII stint as a boxer who entertained troops overseas. English surtitles available except for the Sunday matinees. See latroupedujour.ca.
Jan 29 - Jan 29
PLAYING WITH FIRE: THE THEO FLEURY STORY at Remai Arts Centre
Adapted from the autobiography written by Fleury and Kirstie McLellan this play is performed entirely on skates and synthetic ice and tells the story of the player's troubled path to NHL stardom. See persephonetheatre.org.
Jan 30 - Jan 30
SHADOWS OF A DANCING MOON at Studio 914
Presented by La Troupe du Jour this French-language play by David Grainger is inspired by his Saskatchewan grandfather's WWII stint as a boxer who entertained troops overseas. English surtitles available except for the Sunday matinees. See latroupedujour.ca.
Jan 30 - Jan 30
PLAYING WITH FIRE: THE THEO FLEURY STORY at Remai Arts Centre
Adapted from the autobiography written by Fleury and Kirstie McLellan this play is performed entirely on skates and synthetic ice and tells the story of the player's troubled path to NHL stardom. See persephonetheatre.org.
Jan 31 - Jan 31
SHADOWS OF A DANCING MOON at Studio 914
Presented by La Troupe du Jour this French-language play by David Grainger is inspired by his Saskatchewan grandfather's WWII stint as a boxer who entertained troops overseas. English surtitles available except for the Sunday matinees. See latroupedujour.ca.
Jan 31 - Jan 31
NOW PLAYING at BROADWAY THEATREVIEW LISTINGS
NOW PLAYING at ROXY THEATREVIEW LISTINGS
NOW PLAYING at RAINBOW CINEMASVIEW LISTINGS
NOW PLAYING at SCOTIABANK THEATREVIEW LISTINGS
NOW PLAYING at CENTRE CINEMASVIEW LISTINGS
Thursday January 21
OLD MAN LUEDECKE at The Bassment - with J.P. Hoe.January 21
WHITEHORSE at Broadway Theatre - with Emily Wells.January 21
DAVE BIDINI at The Refinery - with Steph Cameron.January 21
PURPLE THURSDAY: A PRINCE THEMED PARTY at Capitol Music ClubJanuary 21
OPEN MIC NIGHT at Piggy'sJanuary 21
LEGENDARY RHYTHM & BLUES REVUE at Bud's on BroadwayJanuary 21
DON GRIFFITH at Bon TempsJanuary 21
BREWSTER AND THE ROOSTERS at CrackersJanuary 21
BLUEGRASS JAM at The Underground Cafe - All ages.January 21
Friday January 22
FRED PENNER at Louis' Pub - with the Department Heads and the Wet Secrets.January 22
MALICK at Amigos - with Dagan Harding and a Rancher's Son.January 22
KELLY READ at Somewhere Else Pub & GrillJanuary 22
ANDERSONBURKO at Village Guitar & AmpJanuary 22
FRIEND FRIEND at Vangelis Tavern - with guests.January 22
VON JUMBO at Capitol Music Club - with the Buzzardline and the Triplophonics.January 22
ALEX CUBA at The BassmentJanuary 22
THE ROARING BOREALIS at The Underground Cafe - with Tin Pansy and Her Exes.January 22
THE HARPOONIST AND THE AXE MURDERER at Broadway Theatre - with the Good Lovelies. January 22
MAGNUM at Piggy'sJanuary 22
TOM HALL at Fionn MacCoolsJanuary 22
PIANO FRIDAYS W/ JESSE BROWN at The BassmentJanuary 22
GYPSY JAZZ TRIO at Prairie InkJanuary 22
Saturday January 23
THE DEARS at Broadway Theatre - with Andy Shauf.January 23
HEADSTONES at O'Brians Automotive Event CentreJanuary 23
JORDAN WELBOURNE at Amigos - with Black Vienna and Flowshine.January 23
THE NOBLES at Prairie InkJanuary 23
NESS CREEK FUNSPIEL AFTERPARTY W/ JOHNNY DON'T at Capitol Music ClubJanuary 23
SASKATOON SONGWRITER SHOWCASE at The Underground Cafe - with Paul Kuzbik Gillian Snider and host Geoff Smith.January 23
KELLY READ at Somewhere Else Pub & GrillJanuary 23
WENCHES AND ROGUES at Vangelis Tavern - with Conformicide and Small Kitchen Radio.January 23
MAGNUM at Piggy'sJanuary 23
SATURDAY AFTERNOON JAM at Bud's on Broadway - All ages.January 23
NORTH OF THE 49TH at TCU Place - presented by the Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra with guest artist Inuit throat singer and 2014 Polaris Prize winner Tanya Tagaq. See saskatoonsymphony.org.January 23, 7:30 pm
FLORIAN HOEFNER QUARTET at The Bassment - presented as part of the Jazz Travellers Series.January 23, 8:00 pm
Sunday January 24
NORTHERN LIGHTS BLUEGRASS & OLD TIME MUSIC SOCIETY BLUEGRASS BRUNCH at Bon TempsJanuary 24
LIVE JAM at Stan's PlaceJanuary 24
SUNDAY JAM at Greystone TheatreJanuary 24
MODERN SPACE at Capitol Music Club - with Boomlag.January 24
SPIVOHRAI UKRAINIAN CHILDREN'S VOCAL ENSEMBLE CHRISTMAS CONCERT at Third Avenue United Church - with Lastiwka Ukrainian Orthodox Choir and Orchestra. $10. See ucc.sk.ca.January 24, 7:00 pm
Monday January 25
UNHEARD SOUND SERIES #3 at Vangelis TavernJanuary 25
Tuesday January 26
ANIQUE GRAINGER at Bon TempsJanuary 26
SUPER JAM at Somewhere Else Pub & Grill - 19+ after 9 p.m.January 26
OPEN MIC W/ CHAD REYNOLDS at Capitol Music ClubJanuary 26
Wednesday January 27
COLTER WALL at Capitol Music Club - with Kristan Couture.January 27
FIDDLE FEAST at The Bassment - with JJ Guy Nate Douglas Troy MacGillivray Gordon Stobbe and Eric Wright.January 27
TOMMY JOHN EHMAN at Piggy'sJanuary 27
Thursday January 28
DON GRIFFITH at Bon TempsJanuary 28
RIVAL SONS at O'Brians Automotive Event Centre - with the Pistolwhips.January 28
OUTSIDE THE WALL PINK FLOYD TRIBUTE at The BassmentJanuary 28
OPEN MIC NIGHT at Piggy'sJanuary 28
NEIL ROSTON BAND at CrackersJanuary 28
WAR at Dakota Dunes CasinoJanuary 28
BLUEGRASS JAM at The Underground Cafe - All ages.January 28
Friday January 29
WHITE STRIPES TRIBUTE NIGHT at Capitol Music Club - with Black Zebra and Radville.January 29
NORTHERN ADMINISTRATION STUDENTS ASSOCIATION BENEFIT at Amigos - featuring the Spencer Vaughn Band with the Law and the Prophets.January 29
BLUE COLLAR at Somewhere Else Pub & GrillJanuary 29
STANDARD TRIO at Prairie InkJanuary 29
CRESTWOOD at The Underground CafeJanuary 29
MISDEAL at Piggy'sJanuary 29
FIST CITY at Vangelis Tavern - with Susan Blu Shorts and Shirley & the Pyramids. January 29
OUTSIDE THE WALL PINK FLOYD TRIBUTE at The BassmentJanuary 29
PIANO FRIDAYS W/ NEIL CURRY at The BassmentJanuary 29
Saturday January 30
BLUE COLLAR at Somewhere Else Pub & GrillJanuary 30
CHIX DIGGIT TRIBUTE BY SHADOWY BANGERS at Vangelis Tavern - with Honest Friends and Mankini Kill.January 30
CAVES at Amigos - with 36? the Faps and Cpt. Pickard.January 30
MARK BUMGARNER at Bon TempsJanuary 30
MISDEAL at Piggy'sJanuary 30
KNEE SOCKS at The Underground Cafe - with Pure Bliss and Jordy Hansen.January 30
SATURDAY AFTERNOON JAM at Bud's on Broadway - All ages.January 30
THE MARTIN JANOVSKY ORCHESTRA at The BassmentJanuary 30
JUSTICE & JASMINE DER at Prairie InkJanuary 30
Sunday January 31
NORTHERN LIGHTS BLUEGRASS & OLD TIME MUSIC SOCIETY BLUEGRASS BRUNCH at Bon TempsJanuary 31
COOKIN' WITH GRANDMA at Yard & FlagonJanuary 31
LIVE JAM at Stan's PlaceJanuary 31
SUNDAY JAM at Vangelis TavernJanuary 31
Tuesday February 2
COIG at The BassmentFebruary 2
OPEN MIC W/ CHAD REYNOLDS at Capitol Music ClubFebruary 2
SUPER JAM at Somewhere Else Pub & Grill - 19+ after 9 p.m.February 2
Thursday January 1
DONNA CUTLER: DREAMING OF SPRING at Handmade House - Exhibition of free motion embroidery.January 1
DONNA CUTLER: DREAMING OF SPRING at Handmade House - Exhibition of free motion embroidery.January 1
ELI BORNSTEIN at Darrell Bell Gallery - Exhibition of wall-mounted abstract sculptures by noted Saskatoon artist.January 1
DAVID STONHOUSE: BETWEEN at Darrell Bell Gallery - Exhibition of patterned abstract paintings.January 1
SATURDAY MORNING DRAWING WORKSHOP at Gordon Snelgrove Gallery - Group exhibition of figure drawing.January 1
WOOD ’16 at The Galleria at Innovation Place - Exhibition of over 200 pieces created by the Saskatchewan Woodworkers Guild and local high school students. See saskwoodguild.ca.January 1, 11:00 am
Thursday January 21
IVAN OSTAFICHUK at Ukrainian Museum of Canada - An exhibition of visual art.January 21
WILLIAM DEKAY: DOWN HOME at Ukrainian Museum of Canada - A photographic journey through rural Saskatchewan. January 21
DIMENSIONS 2015 at Affinity Gallery - Saskatchewan Craft Council's biennial juried exhibition of fine craft featuring 36 pieces chosen from 180 submitted works. January 21
LEAH ROSENBERG ROBERT CHRISTIE LEESA STREIFLER & BETSEY ROSENWALD: CONVERSATIONS IN PAINT at Art Placement - A collection of recent works by four gallery artists.January 21
BID/BUY SILENT ART AUCTION at Collector's Choice Art Gallery - Annual online auction featuring dozens of original works of art and reproductions by various artists.January 21
MUDSLINGERS at Gallery on the Greens - Exhibition of ceramics by members of a local art group. January 21
JANET CORCORAN: THE LIGHTNESS OF DOODLES at Green Ark - Exhibition of abstract paintings. January 21
CREATURES OF HABIT at Handmade House - Exhibition of functional and one-of-a-kind pottery handcrafted by Wendy Parsons and Zach Dietrich.January 21
LESLIE STADNICHUK at Hues Art Supply - Exhibition of paintings and drawings inspired by the artist's faith and journey through life.January 21
OLHA TIM AND ELIZABETH TKACHENKO: DREAMS & MONSTERS at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - Paintings drawings and mixed media art a family who recently emigrated from Ukraine.January 21
LITTLE BUDDIES at Flint Saloon - Show and sale of art by Jesse Fulcher Gagnon. 19+. See Facebook.January 21, 7:00 pm
Monday January 25
PRINTMAKING EXHIBITION at Gordon Snelgrove Gallery - Features work by student artists. January 25
Thursday January 28
MFA LECTURE SERIES at Gordon Snelgrove Gallery - Speaker is Andrei Feheregyhazi. January 28, 12:00 pm
Saturday January 30
RECEPTION: HEATHER CLINE NANCY LOWRY AND IAN RAWLINSON: NATURESCAPES at Art Placement - Three Saskatchewan painters explore nature from a variety of contemporary perspectives.January 30, 2:00 pm
RECEPTION FOR MIRANDA YOUNG AND KATELYN COWLES: SKIN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - Exhibition by Saskatoon painters referencing the body. January 30, 3:00 pm