5 things to do in Calgary today: Monday, July 18

Jul 18 2016, 2:03 pm

So you might be a little groggy today, and want to stay in and just Netflix and chill… but for those that want something to do we’ve got you covered.

Check out today’s action in and around Calgary!

Library on the Ave

Catch up on your summer reading by checking out some popular titles when the Calgary Public library visits the Stephen Avenue Summer Stage. Browse materials, sit and read or even check out a book. (Weather permitting)

  • Where: Stephen Avenue Summer Stage – Centre Street & 8th Avenue SE
  • When: Monday, July 18 from 11 am to 1 pm

Stephen Avenue Summer Stage featuring Wildflower

Stop by on your lunch hour, or look for it evenings and weekends through the summer to enjoy free live entertainment. Today’s feature artist is Wildflower who will bring their unique blend of acoustically driven folk-roots & rock to their own brand of country music.

  • Where: Stephen Avenue Summer Stage – Centre Street & 8th Avenue SE
  • When: Monday, July 18 from 12 to 1 pm

Games Night at Local 510

Have a night of gaming with your buds without the basement stench. At Local 510’s monthly gaming night you can play Smash bros, Mario Kart, N64 and more

  • Where: Local 510 – 510 17th Avenue SW
  • When: Monday, July 18 from 8pm to close

Glass House Collective’s Glassblowing Workshop

Tick a box off your bucket list and try glassblowing. Classes fill up so call 403-462-2651 to book your class time or you can purchase classes here.

  • Where: New Edward Gallery 352 – 8th Avenue NE
  • When: July 12 to 24; Monday, July 18 from 5 to 9pm
  • Cost: $65 to make a cup (all supplies included)

Cannon Comedy at Cafe Koi

Every third Monday of the month Ben Cannon hosts a monthly stand up comedy showcase in the heart of the Heart of the New West (downtown Calgary).

  • Where: Cafe Koi – 1011, 1 Street SW
  • When: Monday, July 18 at 8:30 pm
  • Cost: Pay what you will

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