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Daily events Feb 28

Wed, Feb 13, 2008

Artist Talk: Working Away: Janaki Lennie explores some of the issues that arise when executing a commission, 7:30pm, The Rooms

Fighting Over the Children: Gayness and the Fantasy of Origins w/  Dr. Jen Gilbert, 12:30pm-2pm, MUN ED-5004/5

History Lecture: Property, Gender and Class Formation in the Teaching of History w/ Dr. Robert Sweeny, 12pm-1pm, Arts & Admin A-4004

Mall Walkers Club, 8:45am, Avalon Mall, 737-2333

NF Historical Society Lecture: Nursery of Seamen: Naval Impressment and the British-Newfoundland Fishery, 1699-1815, 8pm-10pm, Hampton Hall, Marine Institute, 155 Ridge Rd

Seniors Bridging Cultures: Tea, guest speakers & conversation, 2pm, Seniors Resource Centre 737-2333

Song Circle: Come sing a song or perform a recitation or just sit with your pint & listen, 8pm-10pm, $3, Crow’s Nest

Student Colloquium on Ethics: The Emptiness of the Good (MUN Philosophy) See what can be made of philosophizing on morality in the wake of G. E. Moore’s Principia Ethica, 12pm-12:50pm, MUN Chemistry C-3055

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Daily events Feb 27

Wed, Feb 13, 2008

Green Drinks: An informal get together for those who work, volunteer or have an interest in environment and conservation related issues to chat about common interests, 7pm-9pm, no cover, The Ship

Guitar Heros III: Beat Brian Hiscock, 8:30pm, Normie’s

Implementation of Urban Forestry: Mini forum w/ City of St. John’s Arborist David Evans, $10/$15, 12pm, Forest Ecology Center, Brookfield Road

Lecture: Engaging Aboriginal Governments in Major Project Developments w/ Vancouver-based consultant on Aboriginal issues Dave Kennedy, free, 12pm-1:30pm, MUN Board Rm, 4th Fl, Spencer Hall

The Great Casavant Organ, David Drinkell plays varied programs of sacred and secular works, 1:15pm-1:45pm, free, Anglican Cathedral

The Rooms: Free admission 6pm-9pm, 9 Bonaventure Ave 757-8000

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Daily events Feb 26

Wed, Feb 13, 2008

Anonymous Testing: HIV, Hep A/B/C, 4:30pm-7:30pm, NL Sexual Health Centre – 203 Merrymeeting Rd 579-1009

Auntie Crae’s Band, lunchtime, free – no purchase necessary, Auntie Crae’s

Putting the Physical in Physicalism (MUN Philosophy) Physicalists assert that everything real is physical but this becomes harder to define than you may think, 8:30pm-10pm, The Ship

Women’s Studies Talk: An Ethnographic View of Seasonal Migrant Workers from Rural Newfoundland w/ Dalhousie’s Brenda Grzetic, 12pm-1pm, MUN Sally Davis Seminar Room, SN 4087

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Daily events Feb 25

Wed, Feb 13, 2008

CBC Radio Poetry Face Off 2008: Andreae Prozesky, Gerard Van Hirk, Leslie Vryenhoek, Anthony Brenton & Michelle Butler Hallett compete on the theme ‘Warming Up’. Music w/ Joe Belly, 8pm, The Ship

Council Meeting: Refer to Council Agenda on website for meeting agenda items (posted Friday afternoon), Public is welcome, 4:30pm, Council Chambers, 4th floor St. John’s City Hall

Epic Stories & Shared Poetry, 9pm, Turner’s Tavern

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Daily events Feb 24

Wed, Feb 13, 2008

Family Fun: Interactive program on winter habitats & adaptations w/ outdoor component, story time, game & craft, 1pm-2:30pm, The Fluvarium  754-3474

Social Murder:Prof Robert Chernomas (U of Manitoba) speaks on how devastating conservative economic policy is on the health, wealth & welfare of Canadians, 2:30pm, The Lantern 35 Barnes Rd

Walk on Water: Get fit, meet new people and learn about the downtown area, 10am (rain or shine), free, Auntie Crae’s

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Daily events Feb 23

Wed, Feb 13, 2008

Family Fun: Interactive program on winter habitats & adaptations w/ outdoor component, story time, game & craft, 1pm-2:30pm, The Fluvarium  754-3474

Spiritual Adventurers: Join other non-church-goers to form an interactive faith development group, 5pm-6pm, Anglican Cathedral 726-5677

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Daily events Feb 22

Wed, Feb 13, 2008

Friendship Club: For seniors, 2pm-4pm, 737-2333

Pap Test Clinics, Appointments encouraged but walk-ins welcome, 9:30am-4pm, NL Sexual Health Centre – 203 Merrymeeting Rd 579-1009

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Daily events Feb 21

Wed, Feb 13, 2008

A Memory, A Monologue, A Rant & A Prayer: Learn about violence & community in our own backyard & on an international level from the words of authors around the world. Based on a new anthology by Eve Ensler, 8pm, $6/$8, MUN University Centre UC-3017 737-4366

Colloquium on Ethics (MUN Philosophy Society) Presentations by senior undergraduate students & graduate students, 12pm-12:50pm, MUN Chemistry C-3055

Exploring the Mealy Mountains National Park: Laura Jackson from Protected Areas Association explains what’s happening with this park.  Dr. John Jacobs (MUN Geo) & Dr. Adrian Tanner (MUN Anthro) discuss the natural landscape & traditional use. Postcards to send to Premier, free, 7:30pm, Hampton Hall, Marine Institute, Ridge Rd

Mall Walkers Club, 8:45am, Avalon Mall, 737-2333

Republic Pro Wrestling: Mike Burry vs. JX Phlexx & 4-way Elimination Tag match determine the RPW Newfoundland tag-team champions, $8, Junctions

Seniors Bridging Cultures: Tea, guest speakers & conversation, 2pm, Seniors Resource Centre 737-2333

What’s in a Trunk?: Suzanne Sexty talks about the history of trunks and their place in Newfoundland society, 7pm, The Rooms, 9 Bonaventure Ave 757-8000

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Daily events Feb 20

Wed, Feb 13, 2008

Dehumanizing the Human (MUN Philosophy) Explore the ethical & philosophical legitimacy of contemporary psychiatry, 12pm-12:50pm, MUN C-3055

Green Conception Bay: Citizens for Environmental Sustainability discuss primary ecological concerns of the region, 7pm-9pm, St. John Evangelist Anglican Church, Rectory Rd

Guitar Heros III: Beat Brian Hiscock, 8:30pm, Normie’s

The Great Casavant Organ, David Drinkell plays varied programs of sacred and secular works, 1:15pm-1:45pm, free, Anglican Cathedral

The Rooms: Free admission 6pm-9pm, 9 Bonaventure Ave 757-8000

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Daily events Feb 19

Wed, Feb 13, 2008

Anonymous Testing: HIV, Hep A/B/C, 4:30pm-7:30pm, NL Sexual Health Centre – 203 Merrymeeting Rd 579-1009

Auntie Crae’s Band, lunchtime, free – no purchase necessary, Auntie Crae’s

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Daily events Feb 18

Wed, Feb 13, 2008

Coalition on Richer Diversity: Meet & explore solutions to common challenges facing immigrants as well as the community at large, 7:30pm-10:30pm, The Lantern 35 Barnes RdCouncil Meeting: Refer to Council Agenda on website for meeting agenda items (posted Friday afternoon), Public is welcome, 4:30pm, Council Chambers, 4th floor St. John’s City Hall

Epic Stories & Shared Poetry, 9pm, Turner’s Tavern

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Daily events Feb 17

Wed, Feb 13, 2008

Family Fun: Interactive program on winter habitats & adaptations w/ outdoor component, story time, game & craft, The Fluvarium  754-3474 (Sats & Suns 1pm-2:30pm)

Miss Teen NL, 7pm, $10/$18/$20, Arts & Culture Centre

Mount Pearl Frosty Festival: Kentucky Cup, closing ceremony, mtpearl.nf.ca / 748-1102

Open Mic Stand Up Comedy w/ host SherRi Leveque, featuring Tim Ronan, Paul Warford, George Price & you, 10pm, no cover, Victory Tavern

The Salon: ‘Wounded Hearts’ themed readings by Michelle Butler Hallett & Paul O’Neil w/ host Fred Armstrong.  Perform your freshest songs, poems & stories about unrequited love, 3pm-5pm, Coffee & Company, Water St 739-5215

Walk on Water: Get fit, meet new people and learn about the downtown area, 10am (rain or shine), free, Auntie Crae’s

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Daily events Feb 16

Wed, Feb 13, 2008

Book Signing: Angels of Maradona by Glen Carter, Costco (11am-2pm) & Chapters (2pm-4pm)

Celebrate Your Senses (Sexual Health Centre benefit) Meal & silent auction, Capital Hotel 579-1009

Family Fun: Interactive program on winter habitats & adaptations w/ outdoor component, story time, game & craft, The Fluvarium  754-3474 (Sats & Suns 1pm-2:30pm)

Mount Pearl Frosty Festival, Kids basketball, Frosty skate, community breakfast, Texas Hold’em, family fun day, kids games, Snowball dinner & dance, mtpearl.nf.ca / 748-1102

Spiritual Adventurers: Join other non-church-goers to form an interactive faith development group, 5pm-6pm, Anglican Cathedral 726-5677

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Daily events Feb 15

Wed, Feb 13, 2008

Friendship Club: For seniors, 2pm-4pm, 737-2333

Mount Pearl Frosty Festival: Kids basketball, teen dance, Frosty Flakeout kids sleepover, dinner theatre, mtpearl.nf.ca /  748-1102

Pap Test Clinics, Appointments encouraged but walk-ins welcome, 9:30am-4pm, NL Sexual Health Centre – 203 Merrymeeting Rd 579-1009

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Music Thursday, Feb 28

Wed, Feb 13, 2008

Al Tuck (Halifax singer-songwriter), Ian Foster, Sherry Ryan, Thom Coombes, 10pm, $5, The Ship

Dave Panting (singer-songwriter) Erin’s

Dr. Zoo (Afro-celtic rock) $10/$15, DF Cook Recital Hall

Early Show w/ Allan Ricketts, 9pm, no cover, Rose & Thistle

Fred Jorgenson & Arthur, O’Brien, Kelly’s

Paul McCausland, 10pm, Greensleves

Ron & Robert Kelly (7pm), Larry Foley & Patrick Moran (10:30pm), O’Reilly’s

Song Circle: Come sing a song or perform a recitation or just sit with your pint & listen, 8pm-10pm, $3, Crow’s Nest

Songwriter’s Showcase w/ Jerry Stamp & Adam Baxter, no cover, Bull & Barrel

Stixx & Stones w/ Greg Tobin & Roger Stoodley, The Dock

The Acoustic Insiders, 10:30pm, Martini Bar

The Danny Keating & Steve Abbott Collective, CBTGs

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