5 things to do in Calgary today: Tuesday, April 9

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Get the week started on the right foot by getting out into the city this Tuesday, April 9 and checking out any one of these great events!

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Print(ed) Word Salon Series: Carolyn Qualle & Rona Altrows

What: Every month, a different artist-writer pair and their collaborative artist books included in Print(ed) Word, on permanent display at Calgary’s new Central Library will be highlighted. This April, join artist Carolyn Qualle and writer Rona Altrows as they discuss their artist book, Roulleauville.

When: Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Time: 7 to 8 pm
Where: Central Library – Level 4 – Simons-Harvie Community Reading Room – 800 3 St SE, Calgary
Admission: Free

WHL Playoffs – Calgary Hitmen vs Edmonton Oil Kings

What: The Calgary Hitmen face off with the Edmonton Oil Kings in Game 3 of Round 2 of the WHL Playoffs at Scotiabank Saddledome.

When: Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Time: 7 pm
Where: Scotiabank Saddledome – 555 Saddledome Rise SE, Calgary
Tickets: Online

Timely Tasty Talks 2019: Byron Eggenschwiler & Kyo Maclear (Operatic)

What: Operatic is the first collaboration between writer Kyo Maclear (Birds Art Life, Bloom, Julia Child) and illustrator Byron Eggenschwiler (Swerve, the Walrus, the Victoria Symphony Orchestra).

When: Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Time: 7 to 8:15 pm
Where: Memorial Park Library, 2nd Floor – 1221 2nd Street SW, Calgary
Tickets: Online

Women at the Crossroads of Canada

What: Immerse yourself in the great lives and works of women who helped cultivate our shared Canadian history and culture. By learning about them through the eyes of Nine Lives and Big Kitty Crew artist Camille Betts, attendees will gain a great appreciation of how the lives of these amazing women still ripple throughout contemporary lives.

When: Tuesday, April 9 and Thursday, April 11, 2019
Time: 5:30 and 7 pm
Where: Lougheed House-  707 13 Avenue Southwest, Calgary
Tickets: Online

Veggie Choices for the Chinook Belt

What: Join fellow community gardeners and vegetable enthusiasts to learn about growing veggies in Calgary’s climate. We’ll discuss our planting calendar, selecting seeds and buying plants.

When: Tuesday, April 9, 2019
Time: 7 to 8:30 pm
Where: Banff Trail Community Hall – 2115 20 Ave NW, Calgary
Cost: $10 at the door

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