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Thursday 12

AN EVENING WITH ALESSANDRA NACCARATO Launch for the poetry collection Re-Origin of Species about evolving notions of human identity. McNally Robinson, 7 p.m. See mcnallyrobinson.com.

WRITERS’ OPEN MIC NIGHT Presented in partnership with Saskatoon Writers’ Collective. Frances Morrison Library, 7 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.

BOOK CLUB Tonight: Phaedra Patrick The Library of Lost and Found. Cliff Wright Library, 7-8 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.

CELTIC ILLUSION: A NIGHT OF DANCE & MAGIC Live performance celebrating Celtic culture. TCU Place, 7:30 p.m. See tcutickets.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.

Friday 13

ROCK THE RIVER CUP This bonspiel is hosted by Prairie Lily Curling League and includes games and social events for LGBTQ curlers and allies. Nutana Curling Club, March 13-15. See prairielilycurling.com.

NSBA CLUB CONNECT Guest speaker Saskatoon police officer Wade Bourassa discusses “Saskatoon Air Support Unit: What Do They Do?” Saskatoon Club, 7:10 a.m. See nsbasask.com.

WALK-IN COUNSELLING This clinic is conducted by Family Service Saskatoon on a first come first served basis. Frances Morrison Library, 1-5 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.

FRIDAYS AT TWO Stevie Horn discusses Saskatoon’s music history. Frances Morrison Library, 2-3 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.

SASKATOON COLLECTOR’S SHOW This show includes a range of antiques, art, coins, furniture and other collectibles. Prairieland Park, 5-9 p.m., March 14 from 10 a.m.-6 p.m. and March 15 from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. See saskatooncollectorshow.com.

PHILOSOPHY IN THE COMMUNITY Sarah Hoffman discusses “Enlightenment and Intoxication”. The Refinery, 7 p.m. See artsandscience.usask.ca.

YUK YUK’S COMEDY Guest comics are William Hannigan and Drew Behm. Park Town Hotel, show at 9 p.m. See parktownhotel.com.

Saturday 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.

MIXED PROVINCIAL CHAMPIONSHIP This curling competition features teams from across the province. Sutherland Curling Club, March 18-22. See curlsask.ca.

SEEDY SATURDAY Seed exchange and sale of heirloom and heritage seed. Includes local seed suppliers, presentations on urban agriculture, an eco-fair, live entertainment and children’s activities. Station 20 West, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. $2, children under 12 free. See chep.org.

GIRLS LACROSSE CAMP This drop-in event has a $5 fee, and girls need a hockey helmet, gloves and indoor shoes. Cosmo Civic Centre, 10-11 a.m.

SMASHKATOON 50: VILLAINS VS. HEROES Day-long wii tournament. Travelodge Hotel, 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Pre-register at smash.gg/smashkatoon.

METROPOLITAN OPERA: DER FLIEGENDE HOLLÄNDER A new version of Wagner’s opera inspired by the Flying Dutchman legend. Scotiabank Theatre, 10:55 a.m. See cineplex.com.

ADULTING 101 Today’s topic is Health. Presented in partnership with PLEA, Planned Parenthood, Saskatoon Insurance Agencies, CHEP and SGI. Mayfair Library from 1-2:30 p.m. and Alice Turner Library from 4-5:30 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.

ELIZABETH MAY (Thank You Tour) Personal appearance by former Green Party leader. Roxy Theatre, 7 p.m. Free admission.

4 ROUNDS TO THE CROWN Live professional wrestling presented by Prairie Pro Wrestling. Cosmo Senior Centre, 7:30 p.m.

UNIVERSITY OBSERVATORY Free public viewing Saturdays from 8-10:30 p.m. 306-966-6429.

Sunday 15

MID WINTER MARKET This show and sale features products by local artisans. German Cultural Centre, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

SASKATOON HERITAGE SOCIETY LUNCHEON This event includes lunch, a silent auction and guest-speaker Elizabeth A. Scott (Western Development Museum) who will discuss “Our Collective Threads: Stories of Life in Saskatchewan Told Through the Clothes We Wore”. Sheraton Cavalier, noon. See saskatoonheritage.ca.

CITY PARK BIRD WALK This Saskatoon Nature Society walk will depart from the weir parking lot on Spadina Cres. at 2 p.m. See saskatoonnature.org.

Monday 16

PATHWAYS TO EQUITY The topic of this workshop is “Housing and Homelessness in Saskatchewan”. Hosted by USask Strategic Research Initiatives. Station 20 West, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. See vpresearch.usask.ca.

PRAIRIE’S GOT THE GOODS WEEK Mark Boyce (University of Alberta) discusses “Carbon Sequestrian” in a webinar broadcast at noon. Register at pcap-sk.org.

JOB HUNT HELP This workshop is presented in partnership with SaskAbilities Partners in Employment. Cliff Wright Library, 5:30-7 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.

LEARN TO CAMP This information session is presented by Parks Canada. Round Prairie Library, 6:30-8:30 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.

HUMAN CONDITION COMEDY TOUR This benefit is part of a Western Canadian tour by comics Scott Porteous, Scott Belford and Adam Mac. Proceeds from this appearance support Saskatoon Dog Rescue. Hibotan (269 3rd Ave. S), show at 8 p.m.

BOB SAGET Live stand-up by the veteran American comic. Dakota Dunes Casino, show at 8 p.m. See dakotadunescasino.com.

Tuesday 17

PRAIRIE’S GOT THE GOODS WEEK Kerri Finlay (University of Regina) discusses “The role of prairie lakes, wetlands, and dugouts as carbon sources or sinks” in a webinar broadcast at noon. Register at pcap-sk.org.

LEGAL RESEARCH HELP No appointment is 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 Axel Diederichsen and Cathy Holtslander discuss Cultivating Genetic Diversity for Food Security. Co-presented with Saskatchewan Environmental Society. Frances Morrison Library, 7-8:30 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.

WHEEL THE WORLD: TRAVELLING WITH WALKERS & WHEELCHAIRS Launch for a memoir by Jeanette Dean. McNally Robinson, 7 p.m. See mcnallyrobinson.com.

MAIDENS OF THE NORTH This local women’s pinball group meets biweekly. Pokey’s Pinball Café, 7-9 p.m.

Wednesday 18

THE GRASS TOMB Opening Night. See Ongoing.

PRAIRIE’S GOT THE GOODS WEEK Graham Parsons (Saskatchewan Agriculture) discusses his research into pollination in a webinar titled “Beyond the Bee’s Tongue”. Broadcast at noon. Register at pcap-sk.org.

PODCAST CLUB Lunch hour gathering for podcast lovers. Today’s pod is Freakonomics which can be accessed at freakonomics.com. Innovation Place, noon-1 p.m.

NO PATIENT LEFT BEHIND Tracie Risling (College of Nursing) discusses research on electronic health records. Alice Turner Library, 1-3 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.

TOON TALKS Doreen Kerby discusses travel in Prince Edward Island. Carlyle King Library, 2-3 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.

LEARN CREE This weekly drop-in class is open to all ages and is co-presented with Saskatoon Indian and Métis Friendship Centre. Freda Ahenakew Library, 6-8 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.

BLADES VS REGINA PATS WHL hockey. SaskTel Centre, 7 p.m. See saskatoonblades.com.

BOOK CLUB Tonight: Shobha Roh Girls Burn Brighter. Alice Turner Library, 7-8 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.

SOS FOR SIS This presentation will look at changes that have been made to Saskatchewan Income Support program. Saskatoon Food Bank & Learning Centre, 7-9 p.m.

ANNE OF GREEN GABLES This live dance performance inspired by Lucy Maud Montgomery’s beloved character is presented by Canada’s Ballet Jörgen. TCU Place, 7:30 p.m. See tcutickets.ca.

LITERATURE MATTERS The topic of this talk by Tristan Taylor is “Commemorating a Saint: 800 Years After St. Thomas Becket”. Grace-Westminster Church, 7:30 p.m. See artsandscience.usask.ca.

PUB STUMPERS TRIVIA This event is open to individuals and teams of up to six. Amigos Cantina, 8 p.m. See amigoscantina.com.

WRITE ON See Tuesday 17. Frances Morrison Library, 6:30-9 p.m.

Thursday 19

MINE TO HAVE: SENSUALITY AND CIRCUMSTANCE Opening Night. See Ongoing.

DRAGONS’ DEN AUDITIONS Geared to entrepreneurs who want to appear on the CBC program. co.labs (Ste. 229-116 Research Dr.), 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Register at cbc.ca/dragonsden/auditions.

PEAK INVITATIONAL This three-day event features dance performances in different genres and age groups. Lakeview Church, March 19-21. See peakinvitational.ca.

PRAIRIE’S GOT THE GOODS WEEK Rhonda King discusses “Beyond Conservation to Production” in a webinar broadcast at noon. Register at pcap-sk.org.

RESUME HELP This job preparation workshop is co-hosted by Quint Development. Mayfair Library, 2-4 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.

MEANINGFUL MOVIES This screening of Ben is Back (2018) will be followed by a discussion on the depiction of substance abuse in media. St. Thomas More College Auditorium, 5 p.m.

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.

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.

NSBA BUSINESS BUILDER AWARDS The theme for this annual salute to business excellence is Honour Your Own. Presented by Nutrien. Prairieland Park, 5-9 p.m. See nsbasask.com.

ADULTS PAINT NIGHT: FEATHER This social evening of art-making is facilitated by artist Dez Bird. Freda Ahenakew Library, 6-8 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.

BOOK CLUB Tonight: Colson Whitehead The Nickel Boys. Round Prairie Library, 7-8 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.

RIVER VOLTA READING SERIES Guest presenters are USask MFA in Writing students who will read their fiction, poetry and creative non-fiction. d’Lish by Tish Café, 7 p.m.

TRIVIA Tonight’s topic: the TV show Schitt’s Creek. Revolve Café, 7 p.m.

MASTERS OF ILLUSION This live event features performances by several illusionists. TCU Place, 7:30 p.m. See tcutickets.ca.

WEST COAST SWING See Thursday 12.

Friday 20

CAREGIVER FORUM: LOOKING BACK – MOVING FORWARD This event includes presentations and discussion on various aspects of caregiving for senior adults. Hosted by Saskatoon Council of Aging. Circle Drive Alliance Church, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. See scoa.ca.

PRAIRIE’S GOT THE GOODS WEEK Medea Curteanu (Environment and Climate Change Canada) discusses “Prairie Butterflies At Risk” in a webinar broadcast at noon. Then at 1:30 p.m., Frank Mitloehner (University of California Department of Animal Science) discusses “The Truth about Cattle and Methane Emissions”. Register at pcap-sk.org.

MA THÈSE EN 180 SECONDES Saskatchewan students present a French-language summary of their thesis as part of a national competition. The Relais, time t.b.a. See artsandscience.usask.ca.

PERSIAN NEW YEAR This gala includes cocktails, dinner and entertainment with MC Toronto comic Arya Habibi and performances by The Untouchables Black Cats (Los Angeles), Sahab Habibi (Toronto), DJ Franky (Toronto), Pavlychenko Folklorique Ensemble and Saskatoon Salsa Dance Co. Prairieland Park, 5:30 p.m.

WALK-IN COUNSELLING This clinic is conducted by Family Service Saskatoon on a first come first served basis. Carlyle King Branch, 1-5 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.

HOMESTYLES Home and lifestyle show addressing options for new builds and renovations of existing homes. Prairieland Park, 1-9 p.m., March 21 from 10 a.m.-9 p.m. and March 22 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. See homestylesonline.com.

FRIDAYS AT TWO Author Adam Pottle discusses his book Voice which examines how deafness impacted on his creative process. Frances Morrison Library, 2-3 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.

BIG SKY ARTISTS: SHOW & SALE Features work by 13 Saskatchewan artists. Grace Westminster Church, 6-9 p.m., March 21 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. and March 22 from 1-4 p.m.

MY STORY OF LIVING WITH AUTISM This presentation by Cowboy Harrison Czapalay is presented by Autism Services Saskatoon. Saskatoon Inn, 7 p.m. See autismservices.ca.

YUK YUK’S COMEDY Guest comics are Jasen Fredrickson and Scott Belford. 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 The Bobo JUNOS. Broadway Theatre, 9:30 p.m. See broadwaytheatre.ca.

Saturday 21

LADIES LEARNING CODE This topic being addressed is: JavaScript for Beginners. Atrium Building (111 Research Dr.), 10 a.m.-4 p.m. E-mail info@canadalearningcode.ca for details.

STRATFORD FESTIVAL ON FILM: OTELLO Live broadcast of Shakespeare’s famous romantic tragedy. Scotiabank Theatre, 12:55 p.m. See cineplex.com.

REGINE HAENSEL: THE LEATHER BOOK TALES Launch for third instalment in the author’s Companion of Eagles fantasy series. McNally Robinson, 1:30 p.m. See mcnallyrobinson.com.

IMMEMORIAL Live presentation of a short theatre work by Curtis Peeteetuce that explores the Cree concept of time. Frances Morrison Library, 2-2:30 and 4-4:30 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.

EY BLACK TIE BINGO This gala fundraiser includes bingo, a fashion show and fine dining. Proceeds go to Saskatoon City Hospital Foundation.  Sheraton Cavalier, 6 p.m. See saskatooncityhospitalfoundation.com.

SOAPBOX SOCIAL This fundraising gala for Saskatoon Sexual Health includes dinner, games and live music by The Seahags. Cosmo Senior Centre, 6 p.m. See saskatoonsexualhealth.ca

FREE FLOW’S NAUGHTY BINGO Fun evening of bingo, along with a spicy show on a 1920s flapper theme. 224 25th St. W., doors at 6:30 p.m. 19+. See freeflowdance.com.

BLADES VS P.A. RAIDERS WHL hockey. SaskTel Centre, 7 p.m. See saskatoonblades.com.

EGYPTIAN GALA This live dance performance is presented by DancEgypt. BackStage Stage, 7:30 p.m. See persephonetheatre.org.

UNIVERSITY OBSERVATORY See Saturday 14.

SASKATOON FARMERS’ MARKET See Saturday 14.

Sunday 22

GAUGUIN FROM THE NATIONAL GALLERY, LONDON This documentary on the famed French post-impressionist was filmed in Tahiti, France and the UK. Scotiabank Theatre, 12:55 p.m. See cineplex.com.

MONTGOMERY PLACE BIRD WALK This Saskatoon Nature Society walk will depart from the parking lot on Caen Street near Crerar Dr. at 2 p.m. See saskatoonnature.org.

Monday 23

CITY COUNCIL MEETING Regular business at 1 p.m., public hearing at 6 p.m. City Hall. See saskatoon.ca.

DO SASK BOOK CLUB Tonight’s book is Anne Bogel I’d Rather Be Reading. RSVP to info@dosask.com. Prairie Ink Restaurant, 7 p.m. See mcnallyrobinson.com.

DEREK SELINGER: THE GIFT Live performance by master illusionist. Broadway Theatre, 7 p.m. See thegiftlive.ca.

TRIVIA Tonight’s topic: The Office prank episodes. Hudsons Saskatoon, 7:30 p.m.

JOB HUNT HELP See Monday 16. Alice Turner Library.

Tuesday 24

INSIDE/OUT Opening Night. See Ongoing.

T & R GATHERING This three-day conference is part of the University of Saskatchewan’s response to the Truth & Reconciliation Commission: Calls to Action. The focus will be addressing physical and mental health priorities identified by First Nations, Métis, and Inuit community partners in Saskatchewan. Saskatoon Inn, March 24-26. Registration deadline is March 15. See healthsciences.usask.ca.

ALL THINGS INVASIVE This workshop on invasive species is co-hosted by Saskatchewan Invasive Species Council and Meewasin Valley Authority. Saskatoon Wildlife Federation Office, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Register at npss.sk.ca.

MAYOR’S LUNCHEON & WORKPLACE EXCELLENCE AWARDS This event is hosted by Canadian Mental Health Association. Sheraton Cavalier, 11:30 a.m. See saskatoon.cmha.ca.

BOOK CLUB Today: Candace Savage A Geography of Blood. Frances Morrison Library, 2-3 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.

WHAT HAPPENED NEXT? Guest speaker is mystery writer Anthony Bidulka, who will discuss the challenges of writing a series. Rm. 210 Arts Building, 2 p.m. See artsandscience.usask.ca.

BUILDING BRIDGES Today’s gathering features guest speaker Verna Dennis. Her talk is titled “What I Learned About Racism From Critical Race Scholar Ibram X Kendi”. Gordon Oakes Redbear Centre, 5-7 p.m. See usask.ca.

BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL WOMEN OF SASKATOON Guest-speaker Caval Olson-Lepage will discuss the local relevance of the U.N.’s 17 Sustainable Development Goals. Parktown Hotel, 5:30 p.m. See bpwsaskatoon.com.

METAL-PLATE ENGRAVING WORKSHOP This workshop is led by Patrick Bulas. Void Gallery, 6-9 p.m. See voidgallery.ca.

CROCUS HIKE This outdoor field trip is hosted by Saskatoon Nature Society. Cranberry Flats, 6:30-8 p.m. See saskatoonnature.org.

CORA JANZEN: HIDDEN TRUTHS & SECRETS Launch for the latest book in this mystery series featuring Severyn Andrews. McNally Robinson, 7 p.m. See mcnallyrobinson.com.

WRITE ON See Tuesday 17.

Wednesday 25

STONES IN THE POCKETS Opening Night. See Ongoing.

THE FUTURE IS YOURS This career expo is geared to Indigenous youth aged 16-29. SaskTel Centre, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. See thefutureisyours.ca.

7 NIGHTS OF HISTORY Sharon Wright discusses “A Medieval Peasant’s Guide to Resisting Authority”. Hosted by USask History department. Hose & Hydrant, 6:30 p.m. See artsandscience.usask.ca.

BILL RICHARDSON: I SAW THREE SHIPS: WEST END STORIES Launch for a linked series of short stories in Vancouver around Christmas. McNally Robinson, 7 p.m. See mcnallyrobinson.com.

TRIVIA Tonight’s topic: late night cartoons. Capitol Music Club, 7-9 p.m.

SASKATCHEWAN PERENNIAL SOCIETY Lyndon Penner discusses “Bleeding Hearts and their Relatives”. Emmanuel Anglican Church, 7:30 p.m. See saskperennial.ca.

PUB STUMPERS TRIVIA This event is open to individuals and teams of up to six. Amigos Cantina, 8 p.m. See amigoscantina.com.

WRITE ON See Wednesday 18.

Thursday 26

PLANET S: NEW ISSUE DAY

BRIDGE 2 BUSINESS Guest speakers at this Saskatoon Chamber of Commerce event are Warren Jackson (BDC) and Greg Yuel (PIC Investments) who will discuss business access to capital. Delta Marriott, 11:30 a.m. See saskatoonchamber.com.

TOON TALKS The title of Kevin Hicks’ presentation is Medieval England Through the Eyes of a Long Bowman. Hicks is an historical re-enactor, and the period he’s covering stretches from Saxon to Tudor times. 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.

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, tonight and March 28 at 6:20 p.m. See cineplex.com.

THE NEXT INSTALMENT: SERIALS, SEQUELS, AND ADAPTATIONS OF NELLIE L. MCCLUNG, L.M. MONTGOMERY, AND MAZO DE LA ROCHE Launch for a book by USask academic Wendy Roy that explores the cultural context in which the three Canadian women authors worked. McNally Robinson, 7 p.m. See mcnallyrobinson.com.

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.

OPEN MIC NIGHT This event is held on the last Thursday of every month. Drift Sidewalk Cafe & Vista Lounge, 7 p.m. See driftcafe.ca.

LEARN TO CAMP See Monday 16. Cliff Wright Library.

LET’S GET KNOTTY See Thursday 19.

Friday 27

GARDENSCAPE: BACKYARD LIFESTYLE SHOW Trade show and demonstrations tied to gardening and other types of backyard recreation. Prairieland Park, 11 a.m.-9 p.m.; March 28 from 9 a.m.-7 p.m.; March 29 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m. See gardenscapeshow.ca.

FRIDAYS AT TWO Sarah Knudson and Tamara Baldhead Pearl discuss Disability, Connection & Community. Frances Morrison Library, 2-3 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.

GRAND OLD OPRY “ZOOMER STYLE” This event is hosted by Saskatoon Council of Aging, and includes a meal and live performances by talented seniors. Western Development Museum, doors at 5 p.m. See scoa.ca.

ALUMNI OF INFLUENCE GALA This event will honour eight USask College of Arts and Sciences alumni, and is emceed by Heather Morrison. TCU Place, 5:30 p.m. See artsandscience.usask.ca.

YUK YUK’S COMEDY Guest comics are Todd Ness and Dale Word. Park Town Hotel, show at 9 p.m. See parktownhotel.com.

WALK-IN COUNSELLING See Friday 13.

Saturday 28

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.

PIVOT This two day workshop offers GBTQ2S+ members and allies guidance in navigating the public health system and building capacity in the community. Hosted by OUTSaskatoon and Community-Based Research Centre. Frances Morrison Library from 10 a.m.-4 p.m., and March 29 at OutSaskatoon from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Pre-register by March 25 at health@outsaskatoon.ca.

PUBLISHING 101 This how-to workshop is co-hosted with SaskBooks and Saskatchewan Writers’ Guild. Alice Turner Library, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. See skbooks.com.

ART REACH: FAVOURITE PLACES Drop-in art-making geared to kids 4-12. Co-presented with Remai Modern. Frances Morrison Library, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.

OLDER ADULTS CONFERENCE This conference is geared to healthcare professionals and will focus on different medical, lifestyle and care issues that adults are likely to face as they grow older. Hosted by the University of Saskatchewan’s Health Sciences Continuing Education Group. 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. See cmelearning.usask.ca.

YOUNG NATURALISTS’ BIRDHOUSE This indoor workshop is for children, but a parent or guardian must also attend. Venue t.b.a., 1-2:30 p.m. Pre-register at saskatoonzoosociety.ca.

BOOK CLUB Today: Duncan McCue The Shoe Boy: A Trapline Memoir. Carlyle King Library, 2-3 p.m. See saskatoonlibrary.ca.

ARTISTS AGAINST HUNGER This fundraiser includes dinner, live entertainment and an auction of art donated by local artists. Proceeds support Saskatoon Food Bank & Learning Centre. TCU Place, 5 p.m. See saskatoonfoodbank.org.

DANCERO This formal dinner/dance is hosted by USask Ballroom Dancing Club. There is also a dance only option. TCU Place, doors at 5:30 p.m. See uofsbdc.com.

SK SELECTS VS FC EDMONTON The Selects are hosting a two-game series against Edmonton’s Canadian Premier League team. Saskatoon Soccer Centre (150 Nelson Rd.), 7 p.m., and March 29 at 6 p.m. See sksss.ca.

UPTOWN STOMP Social dance hosted by Saskatoon Lindy Hop. 224 25th St. W., beginner lesson at 7:30 p.m. followed by social dancing. See saskatoonlindyhop.org.

UNIVERSITY OBSERVATORY See Saturday 14.

Sunday 29

NATIONAL CONGRESS ON RURAL EDUCATION The theme of this 25th anniversary congress is Innovation in Rural Education. It includes presentations and panel discussions exploring various issues in education related to technology, truth and reconciliation, inclusivity and more. TCU Place, March 29-31. See selu.usask.ca.

ROMEO AND JULIET Broadcast of a Bolshoi Ballet production of Shakespeare’s famous love story 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.

GAUGUIN FROM THE NATIONAL GALLERY, LONDON See Sunday 22. Screening at 7:30 p.m.


Ongoing

THE GRASS TOMB Student presentation of a work by Korean playwright Oh T’ae-sok (with translation by Ryu Yung-Kyun) that combines diverse influences such as ancient Korean masked dance-drama and contemporary avant-garde theatre. Greystone Theatre, March 18-28. See artsandscience.usask.ca.

MINE TO HAVE: SENSUALITY AND CIRCUMSTANCE This performance explores the pleasures and challenges of love, romance and sex for people with physical and mental disabilities. Produced by Canada’s only crip performing arts group Listen to Dis’ Community Arts. Presented by Live Five Independent Theatre. The Refinery, March 19-21 and March 26-28 at 8 p.m., March 22 and 29 at 2 p.m. See livefive.ca.

MIXED NUTS This romantic comedy by Nancy Manera and Simon Donoghue sees a shy, aspiring writer from the Midwest travel to New York where he befriends an unconventional group of people at a dilapidated apartment. Presented by Warman Scared Scriptless Players. Brian King Centre, March 20-21, 7:30 p.m., and March 22, 1 p.m. See warmanssp.ca.

INSIDE/OUT Conceived by Patrick Keating, this performance is billed as a prison memoir where Keating reflects back on time spent in and out of Canada’s penitentiary system. BackStage Stage, March 24-29 at 8 p.m. See persephonetheatre.org.

STONES IN THE POCKETS This comedy by Marie Jones is set in an Irish village, and sees a Hollywood film crew arrive to shoot an epic called A Quiet Life. Rawlco Radio Hall, March 25-April 8. See persephonetheatre.org.

DROP IN ART This art-making event is hosted by Saskatoon Community Youth Arts Programming (SCYAP), and happens Tuesday and Thursday from 4-8 p.m., and Saturday from 1-8 p.m. 402 33rd St. W. See scyapinc.org.

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.