Whitehorse Daily Star

Events

  • Whitehorse AA meetings Are held daily at different locations. Call 668-5878 for a meeting schedule.
  • Whitehorse Food Bank 306 Alexander Street Hours for food pick-up, Tuesday 10-1 and 3:30-5pm, Thursday: 10-1 and 3:30-6:30. Call 393-2265 or email office@whitehorsefoodbank.ca
  • The Alzheimer Dementia Family Caregiver Support Group Meets Monthly. A group for family and friends caring for someone with dementia. Call Joanne at 668-7712 for info.
  • Leap of Faith, Art exhibition at Yukon Artists @ Work Gallery, March 4th to 27th. Reception, March 4th, 5-8pm at 4129-4th Ave.
  • Sounds of Africa, A concert by Whitehorse Community Choir, May 6th and 7th, Yukon Arts Centre. Tickets on sale now, YAC or Arts Underground.
  • Felting Workshop May 7th, needle felting and wet felting to create a picture in wool $110 materials included. Call Susan Ross at 633-4201.
  • Annual Gala Garage sale fundraiser for Haiti May 28th. Whitehorse Elementary Gym. Help out? Items to get rid of? Call 334-3928 or karen@littlefootprintsbigsteps.com
  • Mothers Day Brunch Marsh Lake Community Centre Sunday May 8th, 10am & 11:30 sittings. Great menu starring eggs benny, reserve at 660-4999 or marshlake@gmail.com
  • Two day Certified Life and Executive Coach Training In Whitehorse July 16th &17th.
  • Yukon Table Tennis Championships May 14th & 15th. Saturday school event & junior competition. Sunday men and women’s singles & doubles. Call 668-3358 for information.
  • The Yukon Art Society will be hosting its annual general meeting Tuesday May 10th, 5:30pm at Arts Underground, 15-305 Main Street.
  • The Yukon Beer Festival Society's annual general meeting is Wednesday, May 11th, 7pm at the T&M. All are welcome to attend.
  • HIDE and HORN sealed bid auction, Saturday May 7th. Transportation Museum, 11am - 4pm. Call 667-7091.
  • Volunteers needed for the 2016 Yukon River Quest Starting June 29th. If interested please e-mail yrqvolunteers@gmail.com
  • Yukon Bird Club trips May 5th Quartz Rd. Wetlands, meet at Boston Pizza 5:30pm. May 8th. Faro, Sheep & Crane walk, meet at Interpretive Centre 9:30am
  • The Yukon Astronomical Society Invites everyone to observe Mercury transiting the Sun Monday, May 9th between 8am-1pm in the Shipyards Park.
  • Golden Age Society 4061A-4th Avenue is accepting donations of good quality items no clothing please. For garage sale Saturday May 7th, 9am-1pm.
  • YSI presents A Meeting of Northern Worlds, Indigenous Peoples and the Norse in Arctic Canada with Pat Sutherland, Friday, May 6th, 7pm, Westmark. Free.
  • Yukon Orienteering Association meet May 11th on downtown map to celebrate World O Day. Register 6pm at SS Klondike. Call Jim at 668-2639 for information.
  • Yukon Prospectors Association May 10th, 7pm, last monthly meeting till September 13th. At Yukon Chamber of Mines 32D and Strickland St. Go to www. yukonprospectors. ca
  • Whitehorse General Hospital Women’s Auxiliary monthly meeting, Monday May 9th, 7:30pm at WGH. New members welcome. Call 667-2087 for info.
  • Yukon Retired Teachers breakfast, Tuesday May 10th, 9:30am at 506 Main Street Grill. Guests welcome. Call 667-2644 for info.
  • Steiner study group meetings, Tuesdays, 7pm, May 24th on, Hillcrest. Explore anthroposophy, free. Call 335-2300 for location or information.
  • YUKON QUEST AGM Thursday May 12th, 7pm. Kwanlin Dun Cultural Centre, Artist's room. For nomination forms call 668-4711. Refreshments, door prizes, all welcome.
  • Whitehorse Public Library, Sunday, May 15th, 11am-2pm, downstairs meeting room. CCA Yukon Support Group drop-in meeting Celiac disease, non-Celiac gluten sensitivity or Dermatitis Herpetiformis.
  • Dawson City Community Hospital, front entrance. Saturday, May 21st, 10am-12pm, CCA Yukon Support Group awareness for Celiac disease, non-Celiac gluten sensitivity, Dermatitis Herpetiformis.
  • Yukon Orienteering Association meet on May 18th at Yukon College. Register 6pm in college staff parking lot. Information call Barbara 668-2306.