Comfort Inn & Suites South
4611 MacLeod Trail S.W.
Calgary, AB T2G 0A6
Phone: (403) 287-7070
Fax: (403) 287-8855
Formed more than 100 years ago, to educate people on the harsh growing conditions in Alberta, the Calgary Horticultural Society is one of the largest and most active horticultural societies in Canada. And you don't have to have a green thumb to belong to it. The Calgary Horticulture Society offers a number of membership benefits, including regular speakers and an extensive gardening library. They also hold chat sessions on the Internet and offer discounts at garden centers throughout the city.
This sprawling large room is located in Days Inn - Calgary South. Its total capacity is 40 for board-room style seating and 110 theater-style. Furnishing needs for tables, podiums, whiteboards and flip charts are taken care of the hotel staff. Other facilities for technical equipment and internet connections can also be arranged.
One of the seven meeting room options at the Days Inn- Calgary South, the Glenn Room has a total area of 2,740 square feet. Divided into the Glenn I, Glenn II, Glenn III and Glenn IV, its total capacity is for 300 persons in a theater style seating. The hotel staff takes care of all the arrangements for functions and events, providing technical equipment, altering the layout of the room according to customized needs and catering.
The history of the Temple B'nai Tikvah dates back to 1979, when it was established by Ron Bing and his wife. The name Temple B'nai Tikvah, meaning 'Children of Hope' was given by Steven Switzer, one of the early members of the temple. This community saw humble beginnings, being a congregation with just 13 families. Under the guidance of the different rabbis, who have headed this temple, the congregation expanded and grew stronger. In 2004 they could finally boast of this beautiful temple in Calgary's Britannia neighborhood. Music being an integral part of Temple B'nai Tikvah, Jewish music concerts are regularly conducted here.
Introducing clients of all ages to the joys of indigenous drumming, One World Drum Company offers lessons and workshops in beginner hand drumming, Afro-Cuban and African styles, didgeridoo techniques, natural voice, "ecstatic" dance, and drum construction. Twice each month the school holds open drum circles where beginners and pros can come and bang away all evening. They even supply the instruments. Other events include regular recitals and jams, and a summer drum camp for kids. Fees for instruction, camps and performances vary greatly. Contact One World for details and schedules.
Situated close to the downtown area of Calgary, 4th Street is one of the most happening streets in the city. It is frequently used as an entertainment venue for cultural and other festivals, which see thousands of tourists and locals, converging here. The atmosphere is electric and has to be experienced to be believed. One sees performers, mime artists, jugglers, musicians, food stalls and families here. Most events held on 4th Street are free.
This store caters to all of your Mac and iPod needs. Stop in to check out the latest games, software, and accessories. If you're traveling, the staff can direct you towards all the adapters you need for your electronics. Many locations also offer workshops on how to use their various products. See their website for more information and a calendar of events.
River Park Church is a local community church that strives to spread the message of the lord and maintain communal harmony. This church works towards the betterment of its community and conducts different workshops, events and programs that are directed towards various age groups and members of the society. Concerts, lectures, groups for children and teens and other events are a regular feature here. For more details, check website.
The Talisman Centre is a sports complex that has been developed with the aim of providing Calgarians with a place where they can improve their overall health and fitness in a manner that appeals to them. People have access to various sport facilities, like a fitness center, swimming pools, gymnasiums and running tracks. There are also many fitness classes on offer. All in all, this center provides a great platform for the people of Calgary to improve their fitness levels.
The Beth Tzedec Congregation in Calgary protects the religious pursuits of the Jewish community. The socio-cultural and educational needs of the Jews are also taken care of, by the Beth Tzedec. One of the most prominent synagogues in the city, it has experienced clergies who spread the vision of Judaism, with their noble services. The growing Jewish community in Calgary throng Beth Tzedec for Minyanim, their daily prayers, for meditation and for the special Jewish Neshoma. The synagogue also undertakes various ventures to uplift the underprivileged sections of society, the destitute and the downtrodden all alike. Various other socio-religious events are held here. Visit website for further information.
Decidedly Jazz Danceworks is Canada's first professional jazz dance performance company as well as a studio offering dance instruction. Training ranges from regular drop-in classes to full course programs and cover a number of dance styles including African, funk, salsa and tap. There is something available for dancers of all ages and abilities. The dancers are known in Calgary for their energetic performances, and the June show at Max Bell Theater is always wild and engaging.
St. Paul's United Church is a community church that strives to spread the message of peace and communal harmony.