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THE FOREIGNER Opening Night. See Ongoing.
SASKATCHEWAN EQUINE EXPO This event is co-presented with Saskatchewan Horse Federation, Western College of Veterinary Medicine and various equine breed groups and features a trade show, presentations and competitions. Prairieland Park, Feb. 13-16. See saskatchewanequineexpo.com.
FAMILY LAW HELP Information session on legal issues related to divorce, child support and custody. Carlyle King Library, 2-4 p.m., with a second session at Frances Morrison Library, 6:30-8:30 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
GENS HELLQUIST SEXUAL HEALTH CLINIC This weekly clinic is queer and trans positive and provides free STI testing, rapid HIV testing, pap tests and birth control. OUTSaskatoon, 5-8 p.m. OUTSaskatoon also offers social and support groups for people who identify with different communities on the gender spectrum. See outsaskatoon.ca.
SHAKEN WITH A TWIST This social gathering is hosted by Women Entrepreneurs of Saskatchewan. Tonight’s speaker is JoeAnne Hardy (WBM Technologies). Village Guitar & Amp, 5-7 p.m. See wesk.ca.
DIVERSITY AWARDS GALA This event is hosted by Saskatoon Open Door Society, and includes a meal and multi-cultural entertainment. World Trade Centre, 6-9 p.m. See sods.sk.ca.
HELP WITH WILLS & ESTATES Legal presentation on end of life issues. Frances Morrison Library, 6:30-8:30 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
WRITERS’ OPEN MIC NIGHT Presented in partnership with Saskatoon Writers’ Collective. Frances Morrison Library, 7 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
MOHYLA LECTURE Guest speaker Dominique Arel “The Origins and Consequences of the Donbass War”. Shannon Library, St. Thomas More College, 7 p.m. See pcuh.stmcollege.ca.
BOOK CLUB Tonight: Armando Lucas Correa The Daughter’s Tale. Cliff Wright Library, 7-8 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
WEST COAST SWING This weekly event has a beginner dance lesson at 8 p.m., with social dance at 9 p.m. Toon Town Tavern. See westcoastswingsaskatoon.com.
GLOBAL KOREAN FESTIVAL This is a cross-cultural celebration of Korean culture and K-Pop through song and dance. Louis’ Pub, 8 p.m. Tickets at email@example.com.
WILL & ERNEST Opening Night. See Ongoing.
SASKATOON UNITED SOCCER CLUB This weekend indoor tournament features competition for teams in age categories from U7 to U19. SaskTel Sports Centre, Feb. 14-17. See susctournament.ca.
NSBA CLUB CONNECT Guest speaker Jamie Milton discusses “What You Need to Know About Business Travel”. Saskatoon Club, 7:10 a.m. See nsbasask.com.
PUBLIC RIVER TRANSPORT AND SASKATOON’S UNDERVALUED THOROUGHFARE This talk is presented by USask Geography & Planning professor Abraham Akkerman. THORV 129, 9:30-10:30 a.m. See usask.ca.
SASKATCHEWAN BOOK AWARDS: SHORTLIST ANNOUNCEMENT Learn who the finalists are for the 2020 SBAs which will be held in Regina on April 25. Frances Morrison Library, noon-1 p.m. See bookawards.sk.ca.
WALK-IN COUNSELLING This clinic is conducted on a first come first served basis. Hosted by Family Service Saskatoon. Frances Morrison Library, 1-5 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
WELCOME PARTY This event is hosted by Saskatoon Sexual Health to mark its move to a new space with OutSaskatoon. 213 Ave. C S, 2-5 p.m. See saskatoonsexualhealth.ca.
FRIDAYS AT TWO Stevie Horn explores the artistic history of Saskatoon. Frances Morrison Library, 2-3 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
MI AMOR Special Valentine’s themed gala hosted by Saskatoon Salsa. Includes a distillery tour, gourmet desserts and dancing. L.B. Distillers, doors at 6:30 p.m. See saskatoonsalsa.com.
PHILOSOPHY IN THE COMMUNITY Pierre-Francois Noppen discusses “What is Socialism? The Past and the Future of an Ideal”. The Refinery, 7 p.m. See artsandscience.usask.ca.
BOUQUET OF ROSEBUDS Live burlesque performance on a Valentine’s Day theme. Presented by Rosebud Club. Free Flow Dance Centre (224 25th St. W.), 8 p.m.
YUK YUK’S COMEDY Guest comics are Patrick Haye and Bryan Moxon. Park Town Hotel, show at 9 p.m. See parktownhotel.com.
HUSKIES VS THOMPSON RIVERS WOLFPACK The Men’s basketball team finished sixth and will host a one-game playoff with the winner advancing to the quarter-finals. Physical Activity Complex, 7 p.m. See huskies.usask.ca.
HUSKIES VS UBC THUNDERBIRDS The Women’s hockey team finished third and will host this best of three quarter-final. Merlis Belcher Arena, Feb. 14-16, with games at 7 p.m. See huskies.usask.ca.
SASKATOON FARMERS’ MARKET This market has relocated to 2604 Koyl Ave., and runs Saturdays from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. and Sundays from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.
NUTANA LIONS FLEA MARKET This market has over 200 vendors offering a wide range of household and handmade goods. Prairieland Park, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. See saskatoonnutanalions.com.
UNITY, CULTURE AND LOVE This family-friendly gathering includes displays, performances and more to mark Black History Month. Spicy Bite (113 3rd Ave. S.), 10:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
PAW PATROL: THE GREAT PIRATE ADVENTURE Live performance of popular kids’ TV show. TCU Place, Feb. 15-16, shows at 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. See tcutickets.ca.
VALENTIN-NAPI KONCERT This event is hosted by Hungarian Society of Saskatchewan, and includes dinner and concert by Anna Peller and Ildiko Kozma. New Masonic Temple, doors at 6 p.m. Tickets at 306-270-4031 or 639-318-2056.
UNIVERSITY OBSERVATORY Free public viewing Saturdays from 7-9:30 p.m. 306-966-6429.
RETRO RED CARPET This three-day event features live drag shows tonight at 10 p.m. and Feb. 16 at 9 p.m. at Divas, followed by a noon-hour brunch at Capitol Music Club on Feb. 17.
LUCIAN FREUD: A SELF PORTRAIT This documentary focuses on self-portraits done by the famed British artist over a 60-year period starting in 1939. Scotiabank Theatre, 12:30 p.m. See cineplex.com.
NATIONAL THEATRE: HANSARD This is a broadcast of a new play by Simon Wood that looks at the family life of a Tory politician in Thatcher’s Britain in 1988. Scotiabank Theatre, 6:15 p.m. See cineplex.com.
PRESCHOOL STORYTIME Saskatchewan author Candace Savage reads from her children’s book Hello, Crow! McNally Robinson, 10:30 a.m. See mcnallyrobinson.com.
KISHINAAHAMASHO LA LAANG DI MICHIF This weekly language class with Bruce Flamont is open to people 10+. Co-presented with Gabriel Dumont Local 11. Round Prairie Library, 6-8 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
LEGAL RESEARCH HELP Opportunity to learn about resources available to understand legal issues. No appointment necessary. Hosted by Law Society of Saskatchewan. Frances Morrison Library, 6-9 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
WRITE ON This weekly drop-in session for local writers is presented in partnership with Saskatoon Writers’ Collective. J.S. Wood Library, 6:30-9 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
SUSTAINABILITY SPEAKER SERIES Peter Prebble and Michael Nemeth discuss Accelerating the Adoption of Solar Power in Saskatoon. Co-presented with Saskatchewan Environmental Society. Frances Morrison Library, 7-8:30 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
MAGIC SYSTEM This discussion on fantasy fiction is led by MFA student Amanda Dawson, and is open to adults. J. S Wood Library, 7-9 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
MAIDENS OF THE NORTH This local women`s pinball group meets biweekly. Pokey`s Pinball Café, 7-9 p.m.
BEGINNER BIRD ID WORKSHOP This event is hosted by Saskatoon Nature Society and Saskatchewan Breeding Bird Atlas. Room 1150, Health Sciences, 7-9 p.m. See saskatoonnature.org.
PUBSTUMPERS TRIVIA This event is open to individuals and teams of up to six. Amigos Cantina, 8 p.m. See amigoscantina.com.
QUARTERLY BREAKFAST MEETING This gathering is hosted by Saskatoon Women’s Network and is open to members and guests. Delta Bessborough Hotel, 7:30-8:30 a.m. See swnsaskatoon.com.
SASKATOON BLADES STORYTIME This child-friendly event sees team members and mascot Pokecheck read hockey-themed stories for Learn to Read Week. McNally Robinson, 2 p.m. See mcnallyrobinson.com.
LOCAL BUSINESS SUCCESSES This presentation by a local business owner is part of Aboriginal Storytelling Month. Today: Christine Marie (Awasis Boutique). Carlyle King Library, 2-3 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
LEARN CREE This weekly drop-in class is all ages and is co-presented with Saskatoon Indian and Métis Friendship Centre. Freda Ahenakew Library, 6-8 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
COFFEE WITH YOUR COUNCILLOR Hosted by Ward 8 councillor Sarina Gersher. Mystic Java, 6-8 p.m.
BOOK CLUB Tonight: Taffy Brodesser-Akner Fleishman Is In Trouble. Alice Turner Library, 7-8 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
WRITE ON See Tuesday 18. Frances Morrison Library, 6:30-9 p.m.
SASKATOON PAINTERS CLUB Opening Night. See Ongoing.
BRIDGE 2 BUSINESS Guest speaker at this Saskatoon Chamber of Commerce event is Shawn Parchoma (Aurora Cannabis) who will discuss the cannabis business. Delta Saskatoon, 11:30 a.m. See saskatoonchamber.com.
FEBRUARY IGNYTE This networking event is hosted by Saskatchewan Young Professionals & Entrepreneurs. Wallstreet Common (310 Wall St.), 6-8 p.m. See sype.ca.
LET’S GET KNOTTY Weekly drop-in session for people interested in knitting, crocheting and other fabric arts. Rusty Macdonald Library from 1:30-3:30 p.m., Frances Morrison Library, 7-9 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
NATIONAL THEATRE: CYRANO DE BERGERAC This is a new adaptation of Edmond Rostand’s play about a matchmaker who falls in love with the woman he was asked to woo. Scotiabank Theatre, 7 p.m. See cineplex.com.
BOOK CLUB Tonight: Katherena Vermette The Break. Round Prairie Library, 7-8 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
PAINT POUR WORKSHOP This all ages workshop on using free-flowing paint to create an art work is hosted by Creative Haven YXE. 96 33rd St. E, 7-8:30 p.m. See creativehavenyxe.ca.
SASKATOON PAINTERS CLUB: WINTER SHOW There is an opening reception for the show tonight from 5-8 p.m. with the artists in attendance, and it will run at the Refinery until March 19.
SASKATCHEWAN BREEDING BIRD ATLAS: THE FIRST 3 YEARS This event is hosted by Birds Canada staff to discuss the progress of this five year project. Room 1150, Health Sciences, 7:30 p.m. See saskatoonnature.org.
GENS HELLQUIST SEXUAL HEALTH CLINIC See Thursday 13.
WEST COAST SWING See Thursday 13.
HUSKIES VS T.B.A. The Women’s basketball team finished second and will host three other teams in two quarter finals today with the winners advancing to the semi-final on Feb. 21. Physical Activity Complex. See huskies.usask.ca.
WALK-IN COUNSELLING This clinic is hosted by Family Service Saskatoon and is conducted on a first come first served basis. Carlyle King Branch, 1-5 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
FRIDAYS AT TWO The topic of Curtis Peeteetuce’s talk is embodied storytelling. Frances Morrison Library, 2-3 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
HUSKIES VS T.B.A. The Men’s hockey team finished second and will host a best of three semi-final against an opponent t.b.a. Merlis Belcher Arena, Feb. 21-23, with games at 7 p.m. See huskies.usask.ca.
DEAD COLD RUN This outdoor endurance run includes 5 and 10K distances and children’s and 1K fun runs. Crisis Nursery (1020 Victoria Ave.), 6:30 p.m. See deadcoldrun.ca.
CELEBRITY KARAOKE Proceeds from this event, which also includes a silent auction and refreshments, support Telemiracle 44. Hosted by POW City Kinsmen. Sutherland Hall, doors at 7 p.m. See powcitykinsmen.com.
YUK YUK’S COMEDY Guest comics are Patrick Haye and Bryan Moxon. Park Town Hotel, show at 9 p.m. See parktownhotel.com.
SASKATOON SOAPS The theme for this performance by the local improv comedy troupe is Last Megxit to Meacham: The Royal Relocation. Broadway Theatre, 9:30 p.m. See broadwaytheatre.ca.
ART REACH: INVENTED INSTRUMENTS This drop-in art-making session is for kids 4-12, and is co-presented with Remai Modern. Frances Morrison Library, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
LOCAL BUSINESS SUCCESSES This presentation by a local business owner is part of Aboriginal Storytelling Month. Today: Devon Fiddler (SheNative). Frances Morrison Library, 2-3 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
BLADES VS SWIFT CURRENT BRONCOS WHL hockey. SaskTel Centre, 7 p.m. See saskatoonblades.com.
SASKATOON FARMERS’ MARKET See Saturday 15.
UNIVERSITY OBSERVATORY See Saturday 15.
SWAN LAKE Broadcast of a Bolshoi Ballet production of Tchaikovsky’s classic ballet about a love story between Prince Siegfried and the dual female character Odette/Odile. Directed by Alexei Ratmansky. Scotiabank Theatre, 12:55 p.m. See cineplex.com.
SUM THEATRE: THE LAST SUNDAY The local theatre company presents a free performance inspired by stories and events that made headlines in the month. Meet at 733 Broadway Ave., 7:30 p.m. See sumtheatre.com.
CITY COUNCIL MEETING Regular business at 1 p.m., public hearing at 6 p.m. City Hall. See saskatoon.ca.
INTERNATIONAL YEAR OF PLANT HEALTH SEMINAR First in a series of talks being hosted by the university and various industry participants to mark the U.N. Food and Agriculture Organization’s Year of Plant Health declaration. Today’s topic: a panel discussion on “Integrating forage and rangeland management into cattle production and its impact on environmental sustainability”. Marquis Hall, 3:15-4:15 p.m. See usask.ca.
JOB HUNT HELP This workshop is presented in partnership with SaskAbilities Partners in Employment. Alice Turner Library, 5:30-7 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
BOOK CLUB Tonight: Terese Marie Mailhot Heart Berries. Rusty Macdonald Library, 7-8 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
DO SASK BOOK CLUB Tonight’s book is t.b.a. RSVP to firstname.lastname@example.org. Prairie Ink Restaurant, 7 p.m. See mcnallyrobinson.com.
TRIVIA Tonight’s topic: the NetFlix series Outlander. Hudsons Canadian Tap House, 7:30 p.m.
ABORIGINAL STORYTELLING Guest presenter is Saskatchewan Métis artist Wilfred Burton. Gordon Oakes Red Bear Centre, 1-3 p.m.
BOOK CLUB Today: Joanne Ramos The Farm. Frances Morrison Library, 2-3 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
DECOLONIZATION BY RECONNECTING TO THE LAND Guest presenter Rose Roberts (Gwenna Moss Centre for Teaching & Learning) discusses what it means to be a trapper, hunter, harvester and to reconnect with the land. Gordon Oakes Red Bear Centre, 5-7 p.m. See usask.ca.
LEARN TO CAMP This information session on camping is presented by Parks Canada. Alice Turner Library, 6:30-8:30 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
WRITE ON See Tuesday 18.
FASD SESSIONS This two-day conference is hosted by FASD Network of Saskatchewan which works with families, children and adults affected by Fetal Alcohol Spectrum Disorder. In addition to breakout sessions on various topics, there are keynote addresses by Michelle Stewart and Myles Himmelreich. Saskatoon Travelodge, Feb. 26-27. See saskfasdnetwork.ca.
SENIOR MEN’S & WOMEN’S PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIPS This curling competition features top senior men’s and women’s teams in Saskatchewan. Nutana Curling Club, Feb. 26-March 1. See curlsaskatoon.ca.
SHIFT This free event is geared to university students and recent alumni interested in career development. Louis’ Loft, 2-7 p.m. See usask.ca.
TRIVIA Tonight’s topic: Harry Potter books and films. Capitol Music Club, 7-9 p.m.
7 NIGHTS OF HISTORY Robert Englebert discusses “Surviving the Revolution: The Virginian Conquest of Illinois and the Birth of Franco-America”. Hosted by USask History department. Hose & Hydrant, 6:30 p.m. See artsandscience.usask.ca.
SASKATCHEWAN PERENNIAL SOCIETY Shannon Dyck discusses “Water Conservation in the Garden”. Emmanuel Anglican Church, 7:30 p.m. See saskperennial.ca.
WRITE ON See Wednesday 19.
PUBSTUMPERS TRIVIA See Wednesday 19.
PLANET S: NEW ISSUE DAY
AN EVENING WITH SHELDON KRASOWSKI This event includes a discussion between Winona Wheeler and Krasowski, author of No Surrender: The Land Remains Indigenous. McNally Robinson, 7 p.m. See mcnallyrobinson.com.
TOON TALKS Randy Morin discusses Saskatoon: Names, Myths & Legends. Mayfair Library, 2-3 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
WRITE OUT LOUD Spoken word slam for artists aged 12-22. Presented in partnership with Tonight It’s Poetry. Frances Morrison Library, sign up at 6 p.m., slam until 8:45 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
RAJ MANEK MEMORIAL BANQUET Annual banquet hosted by Raj Manek Mentorship Program which promotes entrepreneurial mentorship. Keynote speaker is Janet Podleski (co-host of the Food Network Canada TV show Eat, Shrink & Be Merry!). Prairieland Park, 5:30 p.m. See manekmentorship.sk.ca.
FEBRUARY MINGLER This social gathering is hosted by Saskatoon Women’s Network. Rock Creek in Stonebridge, 5:30-7:30 p.m. See swnsaskatoon.com.
MONTREAL CANADIENS ALUMNI GAME This benefit features a game between Montreal Canadiens and a pick-up team t.b.a. Proceeds support Jim Pattison Children’s Hospital. Merlis Belcher Centre, 7 p.m. See pattisonchildrens.ca.
INTEGRATION OF YOGA IN HEALTHCARE Guest speaker Shelly Prosko discusses the use of yoga to help with pain control. Room 1130, Health Sciences Building, 7 p.m. See usask.ca.
STOP THE CUTS Gathering of people interested in advocating against government austerity and building community. Saskatoon Food Bank & Learning Centre, 7-9 p.m.
LET’S GET KNOTTY See Thursday 20.
NSBA CLUB CONNECT Guest speaker Danielle Robson discusses “A Business Owner’s Perspective: How To Create A Self-Driving, Empowered, Loyal Workforce”. Saskatoon Club, 7:10 a.m. See nsbasask.com.
FRIDAYS AT TWO Benjamin Hoy discusses the socio-cultural impact of board games dating back to the 19th century. Frances Morrison Library, 2-3 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
BLADES VS PRINCE ALBERT RAIDERS WHL hockey. SaskTel Centre, 7 p.m. See saskatoonblades.com.
MEN WHO PAINT This show and sale by Cam Forrester, Greg Hargarten, Paul Trottier, Roger Trottier and Ken Van Rees focuses on the diversity and beauty of the Canadian landscape. Saskatoon Club, opening reception from 7-10 p.m., Feb. 29 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. See menwhopaint.com.
YUK YUK’S COMEDY Guest comics are Adam Delorey and James Moore. Park Town Hotel, show at 9 p.m. See parktownhotel.com.
WALK-IN COUNSELLING See Friday 14.
SASKATOON FARMERS’ MARKET This popular market has relocated to 2604 Koyl Ave., and runs Saturdays from 8 a.m.-2 p.m. and Sundays from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. See saskatoonfarmersmarket.com.
SASKATOON FAMILY EXPO Includes a trade show, children’s activities and live entertainment highlighted by princesses, a baby crawl and a velociraptor walk. Prairieland Park, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. See saskatoonfamilyexpo.com.
METROPOLITAN OPERA: AGRIPPINA This is a modern remake of a 1709 opera by Handel about Nero’s mother who plotted to have her son become emperor. Rome was in decline then, but in David McVicar’s version Rome didn’t fall. Scotiabank Theatre, 11:55 a.m. See cineplex.com.
BOOK CLUB Today: Noelle Salazar The Flight Girls. Carlyle King Library, 2-3 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
PUNCH IN THE GUT POETRY WORKSHOP This workshop is open to teens, and will be led by Saskatoon artist Elise Pallagi. Mayfair Library, 3-4:30 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
SNOWED IN COMEDY TOUR Live stand-up comedy with comics Dan Quinn, Paul Myrehaug, Pete Zedlacher and Debra DiGiovanni. Broadway Theatre, 8 p.m. See broadwaytheatre.ca.
CARNAVAL This celebration is hosted by Brazilian Students Association and Latin American Association. Louis’ Pub, dance lesson option at 8 p.m., party at 9 p.m. 19+
UNIVERSITY OBSERVATORY See Saturday 15.
BRAINSPORT BRAINFREEZE Road race in five, 10 and half-marathon distances to support the Huskies cross-country team. 616 10th St. E., 9 a.m. See brainsport.ca.
BOARD GAME CAFÉ This event is open to all ages, and is co-presented with Library of Things YXE. Alice Turner Library, 1-4 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.
CWE LIVE Professional wrestling with guest D-Lo Brown. JT’s Bar & Grill, bell at 7 p.m. See cwetickets.com.
LUCIAN FREUD: A SELF PORTRAIT See Sunday 16. Screening at 6:30 p.m.
CONSTELLATIONS Written by Nick Payne, this romance draws on quantum theory to explore different relationship trajectories for two people (Marianne and Roland) who meet at a party. BackStage Stage, Feb. 13-16 at 8 p.m. See persephonetheatre.org.
WILL & ERNEST This Martine Noël-Maw play is inspired by the real-life story of legendary artist/writer Will James (1892-1942) who was instrumental in creating the myth of the American cowboy. It takes place in Los Angeles in the waning months of James’ life. Presented by La Troupe du Jour. Studio 914, select dates Feb. 14-23. See latroupedujour.ca
PIYISIW ISKWEWAK Child-friendly puppet performance of a new work by Indigenous playwright Aaron Marie Nepoose called I Am Thunderbird Girl. Presented by Wide Open Children’s Theatre. The Refinery, select dates and times between Feb. 14-17. See wideopen.ca.
THE FOREIGNER Dinner theatre-style presentation of a comedy by Larry Shue set in a rural Georgia fishing lodge where a clash of cultures occurs when two British men arrive as guests. Presented by Mini-Fridge Theatre. German Cultural Centre, Feb. 13-15 and 20-22 with meal at 5:30 p.m., and Feb. 16 at noon. See minifridgetheatre.com.
CANADIAN LIGHT SOURCE SYNCHROTRON Free public tour every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 2:30-3:30 p.m. Advance booking required at lightsource.ca or 306-657-3644.
CAMECO MEEWASIN SKATING RINK Free public skating until spring melt. On Feb. 17, there will be a family-friendly skating party. Kiwanis Memorial Park. See meewasin.com.