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February 4-17
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The Front

Bad News Gets Worse

The eye of the world has been on a small northern Saskatchewan community that’s dealing with tragedy and grief. Media from across Canada and around the world descended on La

It’s Getting Worse

There’s been a deluge of bad news in Alberta lately.A continuing slide in the price of oil, escalating job layoffs, a firm “no” to the Energy East pipeline from M

Rebuilding Blue

These are perplexing times for Canada’s conservative movement. After riding high for a decade, they’ve lost eight straight elections (seven provincial and one federal).

Goodbye Schengen

“Europe has forgotten that history is fundamentally tragic,” said Manuel Valls, the French prime minister. “If Europe can’t protect its own borders, it&rsqu

No More Pipelines

With the December Paris climate agreement, leaders and experts from around the world showed they overwhelmingly accept that human-caused climate change is real and, because the wor

The Middle

It Just Snowballed

In the past few weeks it’s more likely people have seen David Thomson in a red and white, Canadian flag onesie than in pants. The 28-year-old aspiring filmmaker is co-captain

The Drunk Monks

Most everyone knows about the monks who brew beer. Many also recognize the term Trappist Ale. Fewer recognize that Trappist is a special designation that applies to very few brewer

The Back

Brooklyn’s Finest

BrooklynRoxy TheatrePeriod dramas aren’t the most fashionable subgenre anymore but they can still deliver a powerful experience. Brooklyn succeeds at this, partly thanks to a

The Face Of Horror

Son of SaulRoxy Theatre3.5 out of 5The Holocaust is a horrible historical event of incredible magnitude. Something this big doesn’t just inspire a lot of stories; it also enc

Dead And Loving It

Pride and Prejudice and ZombiesOpens February 53 out of 5These are dark days for the zombie fans. Brain-chompers have been exploited to, uh, death: from functional zombies who get

On Sledgehammers

CarolRoxy Theatre3.5 out of 5In his ongoing quest to become this generation’s Douglas Sirk, filmmaker Todd Haynes (Far From Heaven, Mildred Pierce) tackles yet another story

Maintenant En Anglais

Coeur de pirateBroadway TheatreSunday 14If you were to simply look at her face, Canadian chanteuse Béatrice Martin probably wouldn’t seem all that unruly. She’s more striking

Blonde Bonding

Yukon BlondeAmigo’s CantinaSunday 14Vancouver-based indie pop outfit Yukon Blonde don’t do anything half-assed. When they go on hiatus, they go on serious hiatus. And when they

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Thursday February 4
A CALL FOR JUSTICE: FIGHTING FOR JAPANESE CANADIAN REDRESS (1977-88) at Diefenbaker Canada Centre - Travelling exhibition examining the struggle for justice following the internment of Japanese Canadians during World War II. Presented by Nikkei National Museum and Cultural Centre. February 4
PERMANENT DISPLAYS at Meewasin Valley Centre - Learn about the development of the Meewasin trail system along with the ecological history of the South Saskatchewan River in the Saskatoon area.February 4
PERMANENT COLLECTION at Ukrainian Museum of Canada - Display of artifacts and archival documents recounting the settlement history of Ukrainian-Canadians in Canada.February 4
PERMANENT EXHIBIT at Wanuskewin Heritage Park - This National Historic Site is dedicated to celebrating traditional and contemporary indigenous life and culture in Saskatchewan. February 4
PERMANENT EXHIBIT at Western Development Museum - One of four provincial museums commemorating settler culture in Saskatchewan this museum includes displays related to transportation agriculture and more. February 4
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.February 4
KING OF THE KOVBASA CHALLENGE at Prairieland Park - Annual sausage tasting competition hosted by the Ukrainian Canadian Professional Business Association. $35 with proceeds to the SPCA. See Facebook.February 4
CAMECO MEEWASIN SKATING RINK at Cameco Meewasin Skating Rink - Equipped with a warm-up shelter washrooms and skate rentals. Open daily.February 4, 12:00 pm
DOCUMENTING PRAIRIE CHURCHES OF EASTERN RITE at St. Thomas More College - Roundtable discussion hosted by several cultural and academic groups. Rm1001. 306-966-8932.February 4, 4:00 pm
FRIDAY NIGHT OUT at OUT Saskatoon - Special inter-generational programming and all-ages drop-in. See outsaskatoon.ca.February 4, 5:00 pm
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.February 4, 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.February 4, 6:00 pm
GENS HELLQUIST SEXUAL HEALTH CLINIC at OUT Saskatoon - Free STI testing and all-ages drop-in. See outsaskatoon.ca.February 4, 6:00 pm
JESSICA BAUER-MCLURE at OUT Saskatoon - Reception and exhibition of work by local photographer. See outsaskatoon.ca.February 4, 6:00 pm
SOROKIN LECTURE at University of Saskatchewan campus - Dr. William Carroll discusses how alternative policy groups can exert political and cultural influence in an era of economic and ecological crisis. Arts146. See usask.ca.February 4, 7:00 pm
WALTER HILDEBRANDT: NOW TIME/JETZTZEIT/NUNC STANS at McNally Robinson - Author reads from a new book containing docu-poems that interweave personal history with well-known 20th century events. See mcnallyrobinson.com.February 4, 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.February 4, 7:30 pm
THIS NIGHT WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE at Amigos - Podcast/karaoke/talk show with Brendan Flaherty. See Facebook. 19+. Free. February 4, 9:30 pm
Friday February 5
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON at Canadian Light Source - Free public tour. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.February 5, 2:00 pm
SASKATOON WELLNESS EXPO at Prairieland Park - Dozens of vendors featuring a variety of health-related products and services. Adult $10 Seniors & Students $8 under 14 free. See wellnessexpo.com.February 5, 5:00 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.February 5, 6:00 pm
HUSKIES VS BRANDON BOBCATS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Women's Basketball. Physical Activity Complex. See huskies.usask.ca.February 5, 6:00 pm
HUSKIES VS ALBERTA PANDAS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Women's Hockey. Rutherford Rink. See huskies.usask.ca.February 5, 7:00 pm
SASKATCHEWAN RUSH VS CALGARY ROUGHNECKS at SaskTel Centre - NLL professional box lacrosse. See saskrush.com. February 5, 7:30 pm
HUSKIES VS BRANDON BOBCATS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Men's Basketball. Physical Activity Complex. See huskies.usask.ca.February 5, 8:00 pm
Saturday February 6
LE CARNAVAL D'HIVER/WINTER CARNIVAL at Ecole Canadienne-Francaise - Family-friendly event includes brunch activities and games for all ages. Ecole canadienne-francaise. Free. See francosaskatoon.ca.February 6, 1:00 am
SASKATOON FARMERS' MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.February 6, 8:00 am
SASKATOON WELLNESS EXPO at Prairieland Park - Dozens of vendors featuring a variety of health-related products and services. Adult $10 Seniors & Students $8 under 14 free. See wellnessexpo.com.February 6, 10:00 am
COUNTRY FARMS MARKETPLACE at Confederation Mall - Farmers Market and Tea Room. See countryfarmsmarketplace.com.February 6, 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.February 6, 12:00 pm
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.February 6, 1:00 pm
TORILL KOVE: NFB FILMMAKER at Grace Westminster United Church - J.R. Dingwall discusses Kove's award-winning animation. February 6, 3:00 pm
HUSKIES VS BRANDON BOBCATS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Women's Basketball. Physical Activity Complex. See huskies.usask.ca.February 6, 6:00 pm
HUSKIES VS ALBERTA PANDAS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Women's Hockey. Rutherford Rink. See huskies.usask.ca.February 6, 7:00 pm
BLADES VS SWIFT CURRENT BRONCOS' at SaskTel Centre - WHL hockey. See saskatoonblades.com.February 6, 7:00 pm
UNIVERSITY OBSERVATORY at U of S Observatory - Free public viewing. Campus Drive southwest. See physics.usask.ca/observatory.February 6, 7:30 pm
HUSKIES VS BRANDON BOBCATS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Men's Basketball. Physical Activity Complex. See huskies.usask.ca.February 6, 8:00 pm
Sunday February 7
TONIGHT IT'S POETRY at The Woods - Community stage featuring poet musician and storyteller Janice Jo Lee. $5. See tonightitspoetry.com.February 7
SASKATOON FARMERS' MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.February 7, 10:00 am
HERITAGE FESTIVAL OF SASKATOON at Western Development Museum - Over 35 heritage and cultural exhibits an archives pavilion pioneer demos entertainment and kids activities. February 7, 12:00 pm
SASKATOON WELLNESS EXPO at Prairieland Park - Dozens of vendors featuring a variety of health-related products and services. Adult $10 Seniors & Students $8 under 14 free. See wellnessexpo.com.February 7, 12:00 pm
ART REACH at Friendship Inn - Presented by Remai Modern Gallery. Free all-ages drop-in art session guided by practicing artists with materials provided. Children should be accompanied by an adult. See remaimodern.org/prelaunch. February 7, 12:00 pm
DAVID ELIEZRIE: THE SECRET OF CHABAD: INSIDE THE WORLD'S MOST SUCCESSFUL JEWISH MOVEMENT at McNally Robinson - Author presentation about the highly conservative and controversial Orthodox Jewish movement. See mcnallyrobinson.com.February 7, 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.February 7, 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. February 7, 2:30 pm
Monday February 8
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON at Canadian Light Source - Free public tour. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.February 8, 2:00 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.February 8, 6:00 pm
CHINESE NEW YEAR FEAST at Mandarin Restaurant - Presented by CFCR Radio featuring a multi-course meal. $30. See cfcr.ca.February 8, 6:00 pm
BI/PAN/POLY GROUP at OUT Saskatoon - For those who are bisexual pansexual questioning interested or allies. See outsaskatoon.ca.February 8, 7:00 pm
Tuesday February 9
OFF BROADWAY FARMERS' MARKET at Grace Westminster United Church - See onbroadway.ca.February 9, 11:00 am
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.February 9, 5:30 pm
SHROVE TUESDAY PANCAKE SUPPER at Third Avenue United Church - General $7 children under 10 $5. 306-652-6812.February 9, 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.February 9, 6:00 pm
MARDI GRAS at Bon Temps - Features drink and food specials live music and more. See Facebook.February 9, 6:00 pm
WOMEN'S NIGHT OUT at OUT Saskatoon - Queer and allied women's social. See outsaskatoon.ca. February 9, 7:00 pm
GENDER REVOLUTION at USSU Pride Centre - Transgender discussion group. See outsaskatoon.ca. February 9, 7:00 pm
MAKERSPACE at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - Presented by Remai Modern Gallery. Free drop-in art session for teens and adults alongside experienced artists. See remaimodern.org/prelaunch. February 9, 7:00 pm
Wednesday February 10
SASKATOON FARMERS' MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.February 10, 10:00 am
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON at Canadian Light Source - Free public tour. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.February 10, 2:00 pm
RAINBOW COFFEE at OUT Saskatoon - Youth and counseling drop-in for ages 13-19. See outsaskatoon.caFebruary 10, 4:30 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.February 10, 6:00 pm
PUB STUMPERS TRIVIA at Fionn MacCools - See Facebook.February 10, 8:00 pm
Thursday February 11
COUNTRY FARMS MARKETPLACE at Confederation Mall - Farmers Market and Tea Room. See countryfarmsmarketplace.com.February 11, 10:00 am
POP-UP PRODUCE MARKET at Saskatoon Community Service Village - Sponsored by City Centre Food Co-op with fresh fruits and vegetables for sale cash only. See Facebook.February 11, 10:30 am
MFA LECTURE SERIES at Gordon Snelgrove Gallery - Guest-speaker Elizabeth Babyn. February 11, 12:00 pm
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.February 11, 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.February 11, 6:00 pm
GENS HELLQUIST SEXUAL HEALTH CLINIC at OUT Saskatoon - Free STI testing and all-ages drop-in. See outsaskatoon.ca.February 11, 6:00 pm
MEN'S GROUP at OUT Saskatoon - Queer and ally social group for men and the male-identified. See outsaskatoon.caFebruary 11, 6:00 pm
GLOBAL CITIZEN AWARDS at Frances Morrison Library - Reception to honour this year's recipients Trudi Gunia Klaus Gruber and Armella Sonntag. Hosted by Saskatchewan Council For International Cooperation. See earthbeat.sk.ca.February 11, 7:00 pm
J.R. BRADSHAW: YOUTOPIA: WHAT IF YOU WERE KING OF THE WORLD? at McNally Robinson - Book launch by Saskatchewan author for novel where world leaders are challenged to answer the question - If the world is so much better why hasn't humanity gotten better? See mcnallyrobinson.com.February 11, 7:00 pm
SPOTLIGHT ON THE PAST at Roxy Theatre - Local celebrities read items from the provincial archives to celebrate Saskatchewan Archives Week. Free. See scaa.sk.ca.February 11, 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.February 11, 7:30 pm
THIS NIGHT WILL CHANGE YOUR LIFE at Amigos - Podcast/karaoke/talk show with Brendan Flaherty. See Facebook. 19+. Free. February 11, 9:30 pm
Friday February 12
DRAGONS' DEN OPEN AUDITIONS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Your opportunity to audition for a chance to pitch your business idea to a panel of wealthy investors on national television. Wilson Centre University of Saskatchewan (116 Research Dr.) See cbc.ca/dragonsden/auditions.February 12, 9:00 am
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON at Canadian Light Source - Free public tour. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.February 12, 2:00 pm
SASKATCHEWAN BOOK AWARDS SHORTLIST ANNOUNCEMENT at Frances Morrison Library - Find out the contenders for these annual prestigious awards. See bookawards.sk.ca. February 12, 2:30 pm
FRIDAY NIGHT OUT at OUT Saskatoon - Special inter-generational programming and all-ages drop-in. See outsaskatoon.ca.February 12, 5:00 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.February 12, 6:00 pm
HUSKIES VS UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Women's Basketball. Physical Activity Complex. See huskies.usask.ca.February 12, 6:00 pm
MOTORSPORTS SPECTACULAR at SaskTel Centre - Motorsport events and death-defying stunts including the monster truck challenge freestyle motocross and arena cross Canadian Tuff Truck competition and Quad wars. See sasktelcentre.com. February 12, 7:00 pm
HUSKIES VS REGINA COUGARS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Men's Hockey. Rutherford Rink. See huskies.usask.ca.February 12, 7:00 pm
HUSKIES VS UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Men's Basketball. Physical Activity Complex. See huskies.usask.ca.February 12, 8:00 pm
BOUQUET OF ROSEBUDS VALENTINE'S BURLESQUE SHOW at Free Flow Dance Centre - Presented by Rosebud Burlesque Club. $30 includes champagne and chocolates. See Facebook or call 306-665-5998.February 12, 8:30 pm
Saturday February 13
SASKATOON FARMERS' MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.February 13, 8:00 am
COUNTRY FARMS MARKETPLACE at Confederation Mall - Farmers Market and Tea Room. See countryfarmsmarketplace.com.February 13, 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.February 13, 12:00 pm
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.February 13, 1:00 pm
MOTORSPORTS SPECTACULAR at SaskTel Centre - Motorsport events and death-defying stunts including the monster truck challenge freestyle motocross and arena cross Canadian Tuff Truck competition and Quad wars. See sasktelcentre.com. February 13, 1:00 pm
HUSKIES VS UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Women`s Basketball. Physical Activity Complex. See huskies.usask.ca.February 13, 6:00 pm
MOTORSPORTS SPECTACULAR at SaskTel Centre - Motorsport events and death-defying stunts including the monster truck challenge freestyle motocross and arena cross Canadian Tuff Truck competition and Quad wars. See sasktelcentre.com. February 13, 7:00 pm
HUSKIES VS REGINA COUGARS at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Women's Hockey. Rutherford Rink. See huskies.usask.ca. February 13, 7:00 pm
UNIVERSITY OBSERVATORY at U of S Observatory - Free public viewing. Campus Drive southwest. See physics.usask.ca/observatory.February 13, 7:30 pm
LEARN TO SWING DANCE at Free Flow Dance Centre - All ages and skill levels no partner required. Beginner lesson 8 p.m. social dancing 9 p.m. $10. See saskatoonlindyhop.ca. February 13, 8:00 pm
HUSKIES VS UNIVERSITY OF ALBERTA at University of Saskatchewan campus - Canada West Men`s Basketball. Physical Activity Complex. See huskies.usask.ca.February 13, 8:00 pm
AIN'T NOTHING SWEET at Diva's - Miss/Mr. Divas 2016 Competition with an Anti-Valentine's Day Party to follow. $5. See Facebook. February 13, 9:00 pm
NUTANA LIONS SUPER DUPER FLEA MARKET at Prairieland Park - Features over 200 vendors. Prairieland Park. Adults $5 under 12 $1 preschoolers free. Proceeds to Lions Club projects and charities. See saskatoonlions.com.February 13, 9:00 pm
Sunday February 14
SASKATOON FARMERS' MARKET at Farmers' Market Square - See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.February 14, 10:00 am
ART REACH at Friendship Inn - Presented by Remai Modern Gallery. Free all-ages drop-in art session guided by practicing artists with materials provided. Children should be accompanied by an adult. See remaimodern.org/prelaunch. February 14, 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.February 14, 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. February 14, 2:30 pm
VALENTINE'S DAY ED SULLIVAN SHOW AND DANCE at German Cultural Centre - Adults $25 Seniors $22. See saskgerman.com.February 14, 7:00 pm
TONIGHT IT'S POETRY at The Woods - Ten poets perform in a four-round slam competition to represent Tonight It's Poetry at the Verses Festival of Words in Vancouver. $5. See tonightitspoetry.com. February 14, 7:30 pm
THE HEARTBREAKER'S BALL at Diva's - Crowning of Mr. Divas and Miss Divas with a dance party to follow. $5. See Facebook.February 14, 9:00 pm
Monday February 15
FAMILY WEEK ACTIVITIES at Beaver Creek Conservation Area - Learn about owls enjoy a winter walk on the trails make an owl-related craft and participate in come-and-go activities.February 15, 12:00 pm
CAMECO FAMILY DAY SKATING PARTY at Cameco Meewasin Skating Rink - Skates available to borrow all ages free. See meewasin.com.February 15, 12:00 pm
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON at Canadian Light Source - Free public tour. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.February 15, 2:00 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.February 15, 6:00 pm
COMEDY NIGHT at Fionn MacCools - See Facebook.February 15, 8:00 pm
Tuesday February 16
OFF BROADWAY FARMERS' MARKET at Grace Westminster United Church - See onbroadway.ca.February 16, 11:00 am
ART DROP-IN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - For all ages with supplies provided free. See scyapinc.org.February 16, 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.February 16, 6:00 pm
WOMEN'S NIGHT OUT at OUT Saskatoon - Queer and allied women's social. See outsaskatoon.ca. February 16, 7:00 pm
GENDER REVOLUTION at USSU Pride Centre - Transgender discussion group. See outsaskatoon.ca. February 16, 7:00 pm
MAKERSPACE at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - Presented by Remai Modern Gallery. Free drop-in art session for teens and adults alongside experienced artists. See remaimodern.org/prelaunch. February 16, 7:00 pm
LADYBITS (AND PIECES) COMEDY SHOW & JAM at Amigos - Saskatoon's only women's comedy collective presents their monthly improv show followed by an open mike. Special guests this month are male improvisers. $5. See Facebook.February 16, 7:30 pm
TRIVIA NIGHT WITH CHRIS SMITH at Vangelis Tavern - See Facebook.February 16, 8:00 pm
Wednesday February 17
SATURDAY MORNING DRAWING COLLECTIVE at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - A collaborative exhibition by local artists focusing on the human figure.February 17
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON at Canadian Light Source - Free public tour. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.February 17, 2:00 pm
YORKTON FILM FESTIVAL SCREENING AND RECEPTION at Frances Morrison Library - Held as part of Saskatchewan Heritage Week. See heritagesask.ca.February 17, 7:00 pm
BLADES VS SWIFT CURRENT BRONCOS at SaskTel Centre - WHL hockey. See saskatoonblades.com.February 17, 7:00 pm
PUB STUMPERS TRIVIA at Fionn MacCools - See Facebook.February 17, 8:00 pm
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.
Feb 4 - Feb 4
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.
Feb 5 - Feb 5
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.
Feb 6 - Feb 6
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.
Feb 7 - Feb 7
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 February 4
OPEN MIC NIGHT at Piggy'sFebruary 4
VINYL RETREAT at CrackersFebruary 4
BLUEGRASS JAM at The Underground Cafe - All ages.February 4
Friday February 5
THE 11TH OCTAVE at Somewhere Else Pub & Grill - with L.O.R.D. Funk & Friends.February 5
RECORD TIME DJs at Vangelis TavernFebruary 5
MADE IN CANADA TOUR at O'Brians Automotive Event Centre - with Adventure Club and Vanic. February 5
DR. J at Capitol Music Club - with guests.February 5
CATHERINE MACLELLAN at The Bassment - with Ellen Froese-Kooijenga. February 5
THE GRID PICKERS at The Underground Cafe - with the Cityrat Songster. February 5
HARRISON KING at Prairie InkFebruary 5
SMOKE WAGON at Piggy'sFebruary 5
MEN WITHOUT SHAME at Bud's on BroadwayFebruary 5
WOLF WILLOW at Amigos - with Kiera Dall'Osto.February 5
PIANO FRIDAYS WITH JEFF BALON at The BassmentFebruary 5
SASKATOON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA AFTER DARK CONCERT at Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra Office & Rehearsal Hall - See saskatoonsymphony.org.February 5, 8:30 pm
Saturday February 6
SATURDAY AFTERNOON JAM at Capitol Music Club - hosted by Sam Folkerson. February 6
THE HI-STRUNG DOWNERS at Amigos - with the Hook Up.February 6
WAYNE BARGEN at Prairie InkFebruary 6
BROS OF THE SNOW TOUR at Louis' Pub - featuring Living With Lions Youth Decay Dangercat and Castaway.February 6
KORY ISTACE VS THE TIME PIRATES at Capitol Music Club - with guests.February 6
THE 11TH OCTAVE at Somewhere Else Pub & Grill - with L.O.R.D. Funk & Friends.February 6
BANG BANG CONTROL at Vangelis Tavern - with Accidental Blackout and the Mordrakes. February 6
MEN WITHOUT SHAME at Bud's on BroadwayFebruary 6
SATURDAY AFTERNOON JAM at Bud's on Broadway - All ages.February 6
UNIVERSITY OF SASKATCHEWAN JAZZ ENSEMBLE at The BassmentFebruary 6
SASKATOON SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA AFTER DARK CONCERT at Saskatoon Symphony Orchestra Office & Rehearsal Hall - See saskatoonsymphony.org.February 6, 8:30 pm
Sunday February 7
NORTHERN LIGHTS BLUEGRASS & OLD TIME MUSIC SOCIETY BLUEGRASS BRUNCH at Bon TempsFebruary 7
LIVE JAM at Stan's PlaceFebruary 7
SUNDAY JAM at Vangelis TavernFebruary 7
SUNDAY NIGHT ACOUSTIC JAM at Bud's on BroadwayFebruary 7
MIDWINTER CLASSICAL VARIETY SHOW at Grosvenor Park United Church - Presented by the Galliard Foundation featuring local musicians performing music they love. Admission by donation. See galliard.alyssasmusic.ca.February 7, 2:30 pm
Monday February 8
CORB LUND at O'Brians Automotive Event CentreFebruary 8
JOHNNY REID at TCU PlaceFebruary 8
ACT OF DEFIANCE at Amigos - with Untimely Demise.February 8
OPEN MIC & JAM at Louis' PubFebruary 8
DUO CELLISSIMO at Convocation Hall - with Philip Hansen (cello) and Kathleen Solose (piano) performing works by Beethoven Mendelssohn and Rachmaninoff. Adult $20 Senior $15 Student $10.February 8, 7:30 pm
Tuesday February 9
JOHNNY REID at TCU PlaceFebruary 9
SUPER JAM at Somewhere Else Pub & Grill - 19+ after 9 p.m.February 9
OPEN MIKE WITH CHAD REYNOLDS at Capitol Music Club - featuring SATE.February 9
Wednesday February 10
CFCR RADIO'S COLLECTIVE VOICE LIVE at Castle TheatreFebruary 10
JOHNNY REID at TCU PlaceFebruary 10
Thursday February 11
SLOW LEAVES at Capitol Music ClubFebruary 11
OPEN MIC NIGHT at Piggy'sFebruary 11
GLEN ADAIR at CrackersFebruary 11
BLUEGRASS JAM at The Underground Cafe - All ages. February 11
ERIC PLATZ CD RELEASE (LIFE AFTER LIFE) at The BassmentFebruary 11
Friday February 12
STRAY BIRDS at The Bassment - with Wrongler. February 12
FRIENDS OF FOES EP RELEASE at Capitol Music Club - with Acronyms and the Law & the Prophets.February 12
RIDE 'TIL DAWN CD RELEASE (IN OUR PRIME) at Amigos - with No River.February 12
THE 11TH OCTAVE at Somewhere Else Pub & Grill - with L.O.R.D. Funk & Friends.February 12
THE KLEIN SISTERS at Prairie InkFebruary 12
SARAH FARTHING at The Underground Cafe - with Kory Istace. February 12
GORGEOUS BLUEDOGS at Piggy'sFebruary 12
PIANO FRIDAYS WITH KIM SALKELD at The BassmentFebruary 12
Saturday February 13
THE 11TH OCTAVE at Somewhere Else Pub & Grill - with L.O.R.D. Funk & Friends.February 13
BEARS IN HAZENMORE at Vangelis Tavern - with Vaero and Colter Wall. February 13
VON JUMBO at Amigos - with Whale and the Wolf and guests.February 13
ERIC BIBB at Broadway TheatreFebruary 13
THE SHEEPDOGS at O'Brians Automotive Event Centre - with Beat Cops. February 13
THE HORMONES at St. Joseph's HallFebruary 13
SATURDAY AFTERNOON JAM at Capitol Music Club - Hosted by Sam Folkerson. February 13
SLEEPWRECK EP RELEASE at Capitol Music Club - with Economics and Virtual Flannel.February 13
GORGEOUS BLUEDOGS at Piggy'sFebruary 13
SATURDAY AFTERNOON JAM at Bud's on Broadway - All ages. February 13
GARNET FEHR at Prairie InkFebruary 13
JAZZ SINGER SERIES: BROADWAY IN LOVE 2 at The Bassment - Presented by the Saskatoon Summer Players and the Saskatoon Jazz Society. See saskatoonsummerplayers.ca or saskatoonjazzsociety.February 13, 8:00 pm
Sunday February 14
COEUR DE PIRATE at Broadway TheatreFebruary 14
YUKON BLONDE at Amigos - with ON AN ON.February 14
MO LOVE at Capitol Music ClubFebruary 14
NORTHERN LIGHTS BLUEGRASS & OLD TIME MUSIC SOCIETY BLUEGRASS BRUNCH at Bon TempsFebruary 14
HONEYMOON SUITE at Dakota Dunes Casino - with Lee Aaron.February 14
LIVE JAM at Stan's PlaceFebruary 14
SUNDAY JAM at Vangelis TavernFebruary 14
SUNDAY NIGHT ACOUSTIC JAM at Bud's on BroadwayFebruary 14
SASKATOON SYMPHONY CHAMBER ORCHESTRA & CHORUS at Knox United Church - Present Vivaldi's Gloria. See saskatoonsymphony.org.February 14, 2:00 pm
JAZZ SINGER SERIES: BROADWAY IN LOVE 2 at The Bassment - Presented by the Saskatoon Summer Players and the Saskatoon Jazz Society. See saskatoonsummerplayers.ca or saskatoonjazzsociety.February 14, 8:00 pm
Monday February 15
DISTURBED at SaskTel Centre - with Saint Asonia and Age of Days.February 15
OPEN MIC & JAM at Louis' PubFebruary 15
Tuesday February 16
OPEN MIC WITH CHAD REYNOLDS at Capitol Music ClubFebruary 16
SUPER JAM at Somewhere Else Pub & Grill - 19+ after 9 p.m.February 16
Thursday February 4
RUTH CUTHAND ARCHER PECHAWIS TASHA HUBBARD AND SHERRY FARRELL RACETTE: COUNTER-HISTORY AND THE OTHER at Wanuskewin Heritage Park - Exhibition exploring issues of history and identity that run counter to dominant settlement narratives in Saskatchewan.February 4
KIM SOO GOODTRACK: ABSTRACTING MY ANCESTRAL LAND at Wanuskewin Heritage Park - Exhibition of paintings by an artist who is a member of the Lakota Woodmountain reserve in Southern Saskatchewan. February 4
PHOTOGRAPHIC PHANTASMAGORIA at Affinity Gallery - Co-presented with the Saskatchewan Prairie Light Photography Festival this exhibition featuring images created with salt carbon palladium coffee and other experimental techniques. Curated by Leslie Potter.February 4
HEATHER CLINE NANCY LOWRY AND IAN RAWLINSON: NATURESCAPES at Art Placement - Three Saskatchewan painters explore nature from a variety of contemporary perspectives.February 4
MULTIPLE EXHIBITS AND DISPLAYS at Centre East Galleries - Featuring the Saskatoon Scale Modelers Association the Saskatoon Public School Board and the Waldheim Industrial Arts Program Association.February 4
UNDER THE SEA at Children's Playland Art Gallery - Art by St. Marguerite School students. February 4
VIC CICANSKY CARL SCHLADEMAN DARRELL BELL AND JOHN BARKLEY at Darrell Bell Gallery - Exhibition of work in a variety of media.February 4
SASKATOON CAMERA CLUB at The Eye Gallery - Display of recent work. February 4
MUDSLINGERS at Gallery on the Greens - Exhibition of ceramics by members of a local art group. February 4
KAREN WOOLER & ERIN HAIGHT at Hues Art Supply - An exhibition of works by two local artists. February 4
(RE)VISIT: INTERPRETING THE COLLECTION at Kenderdine Art Gallery - Curators Kent Archer and Leah Taylor delve into the permanent collection to explore its relevance to contemporary society. February 4
MIRANDA YOUNG AND KATELYN COWLES: SKIN at SCYAP Art Centre & Gallery - Exhibition by Saskatoon painters referencing the body. February 4
DICCON OLIVIER: BEAUTIFULLY BROKEN at St. Thomas More Gallery - An exhibition of work focusing on nature reflecting the artist's childhood growing up in northern Saskatchewan.February 4
GILES WOODWARD: ART-IF-FACT at Void Gallery - An exhibition of artist books. February 4
Saturday February 6
RECEPTION: LITTLE TREASURES at Ukrainian Museum of Canada - Art show by students of Saskatoon's Studio Treasure Art School.February 6, 1:00 pm
RECEPTION: KAREN WOOLER & ERIN HAIGHT at Hues Art Supply - An exhibition of works by two local artists. February 6, 2:00 pm
Wednesday February 10
SASKATOON SLICE at Frances Morrison Library - Exhibition that explores Saskatoon history through photographs of bygone bakeries. February 10
Saturday February 13
RECEPTION: LITTLE TREASURES at Ukrainian Museum of Canada - Art show by students of Saskatoon's Studio Treasure Art School.February 13, 1:00 pm
Monday February 15
SHIRLEY TIMPSON AND JONATHON BURNETT at Collector's Choice Art Gallery - Exhibition of work by two gallery artists. February 15
Wednesday February 17
RECEPTION: SASKATOON SLICE at Frances Morrison Library - Exhibition that explores Saskatoon history through photographs of bygone bakeries. February 17, 7:00 pm