Artist in Conversation: Hannah Doerksen // Fri., Dec. 2 (6:30 PM)
Hannah Doerksen and AGA curator Kristy Trinier discuss Doerksen’s latest exhibition in the RBC New Works Gallery. The event will include a tour through the exhibition and a discussion about Doerksen’s artistic practice. (Art Gallery of Alberta, second floor, free)
SNAP Print Affair: Après Ski // Sat., Dec. 3 (8PM)
SNAP’s annual fund raising event coincides with their members print sale. Handmade Christmas cards will also be available.
Try your hand with the letter press as you drink some cocktails, have a snack, and take in the wonderful sounds of Nuala Charles. (SNAP Gallery, $20 for SNAP members, $30 for guests)
Stories of the Aurora: Book Launch // Sat., Dec. 3 (1:30PM)
Join local writer Joan Marie Galat as she reads elements of her book Stories of the Aurora. There will be also be entertainment, door prizes and the chance to get a book signed by the author. (Telus World of Science, Free)
Writer’s Guild of Alberta (WGA) Holiday Party // Fri., Dec. 2 (7:30 PM)
The WGA is inviting Rapid Fire Theatre to help make things merry at their annual Christmas party. Mike Gravel will host the open mic. You can come to perform, or simply to enjoy the entertainment.
There will also be a light buffet with both hot and cold Greek food. (Kasbar, $15, sign-up at writersguild.ca )