What: The Stage One Festival is a way for artists in Calgary to get recognized in theater. Over three weeks, nine playwrights will spend time with actors as well as directors to develop and perfect scripts.
What: There will be a chef to guide you through The Calgary Farmers’ Market. For up to 12 guests at a time, there will be hot coffee, all tasting samples, recipes and a shopping bag included in the tour.
Where: The Calgary Farmers’ Market – 510 77 Ave SE (off Blackfoot Tr SE)
What: See how dinosaurs moved when they were alive in the TELUS Spark temporary exhibit. The combination of art, engineering and innovation has created a fun way to engage with 14, magnificent, life-sized reptiles.
Where: TELUS Spark – 220 St Georges Dr NE, Calgary
When: Until June 28 on Sunday to Friday 10 to 4 p.m.; Saturday 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
What: Remember the WRECK CITY project that happened 2 years ago, where an entire neighbourhood was turned into chaotic, creative and original pieces of art? WRECK CITY is back with DEMO TAPE. DEMO TAPE is a mixture of art and music housed into one old penguin car wash! 50 different artists, musicians, writers, and performers have been working on the project for a month.
Where: Penguin Car Wash – 1001 8th Street SE, Calgary
When: June 19 to 28, Check site for specific hours
What: Kids Grow is a collaborative, community based program run by volunteers. Kids Grow is geared towards getting kids involved with community gardening. This is done through a workshop, that has crafts, games and activities.
Where: Hillhurst Sunnyside Community Garden – 4 St NW, Calgary
When: Every Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon, June 6 to August 29