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Go Guide — community events for St. John's area Jan 12-16

Are your children interested in ice? Are they budding youe scientists? Then check out Young Scientist: Ice today at the  Manuels River Hibernia Interpretation Centre.
Are your children interested in ice? Are they budding youe scientists? Then check out Young Scientist: Ice today at the Manuels River Hibernia Interpretation Centre. - Submitted

Friday, Jan. 12

 

Children

 

2:30 p.m.

Young Scientist: Ice

Learn about icicles, ice spikes, ice crystals, hot and dry ice. $7 per person (under age 4 free with adult) or free for members. Location: Manuels River Hibernia Interpretation Centre.

 

Comedy

 

7:30 p.m.

Derek Seguin

Join the Just for Laughs veteran comedian and local talent for a 90-minute stand up comedy spectacle. Location: LSPU Hall.

 

Live Music

 

7 p.m.

The Antle Sisters

Performing at Jumping Bean Coffee (37 Elizabeth Ave.)

 

8 p.m.

Calver Street Trio

With special guest Jim Feehan. Performing at O’Reilly’s (13 George St.).

 

11 p.m.

Mighty Rovers and special guests

$5 cover at CBTG’s (338A Water St.)

 

Sports

 

7 p.m.

St. John’s Edge versus KW Titans

NBL Basketball at Mile One Centre. Doors open at 6 p.m.

 

 

Theatre

 

8 p.m.

Revue 2017

The annual political REVUE, an irreverent take on life in the province. Location: St. John’s Arts and Culture Centre.

 

 

Saturday, Jan. 13

 

Book Signing

 

12 p.m.

Exit Stage Left: The Snagglepuss Chronicles

Local artist Mike Feehan signing copies of his new work with DC Comics.

 

Comedy

 

7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m.

Derek Seguin

Join the Just for Laughs veteran comedian and local talent for a 90-minute stand up comedy spectacle. Location: LSPU Hall.

 

Live Music

 

7 p.m.

Katie Power and Jared Waterman

The Battery Café (1 Duckworth St.). $5 cover.

 

Sullivan’s Songhouse

Irish-Newfoundland music at Leaside Manor (39 Topsail Rd.). Tickets must be purchased in advance. $25.

 

8 p.m.

Calver Street Trio

With special guest Jim Feehan. Performing at O’Reilly’s (13 George St.).

The Duds

Granite Bar + Restaurant (115 Duckworth St.)

 

9 p.m.

The Kubasonics: Malanka 2018

Celebrating Ukranian New Years at The Ship (265 Duckworth St.)

 

10 p.m.

The Uglysticks

Shenanigans & Hooligans C.B.S.

 

10:30 p.m.

Distortion Does Hip Hop

Open mic, plus performers Frank Kastle and Chaos The Rapper. 340 Water St.

 

Recreation

 

8:30 a.m.

Bird Count for Kids

Part of the Christmas Bird Count for Kids program. Free. H.G.R Mews Centre.

 

9 a.m.

PLAY Program

Physical activity for children up to six years old. Location: Room 2000 at Memorial University’s School of Human Kinetics and Recreation.

 

3 p.m.

Free women’s self-defence course

Jason Foley’s Academy of Martial Arts (16 Hops St.)

 

4 p.m.

Free family skating

Location: Jack Byrne Arena. Helmets required. Warm room open with hot chocolate and board games.

 

Sports

 

7 p.m.

St. John’s Edge versus KW Titans

NBL Basketball at Mile One Centre. Doors open at 6 p.m.

 

 

Theatre

 

8 p.m.

Revue 2017

The annual political REVUE, an irreverent take on life in the province. Location: St. John’s Arts and Culture Centre.

 

 

Sunday, Jan. 14

 

Live Music

 

1:30 p.m.

Silenced Voices

A recital of music by composers who have been threatened, imprisoned, killed, or had their work denied performance by governments for political or religious reasons. Location: D.F. Cook Recital Hall.

 

Storytelling

 

8 p.m.

OUCH! True Story Open Mic

Tell stories and raise money for Stella’s Circle. Location: The Ship (265 Duckworth St.).

 

Theatre

 

8 p.m.

Revue 2017

The annual political REVUE, an irreverent take on life in the province. Location: St. John’s Arts and Culture Centre.

 

Monday, Jan. 15

 

Children

 

11 a.m.

Active Start Playgroup

$3 per child aged 2-5, free for children under age 2. Location: Paul Reynolds Community Centre.

 

Live Music

 

8 p.m.

Music NL Open Mic with Mike Sixonate

No cover. Location: The Ship Pub

 

8:30 p.m.

The Monday Social with The Old Contemporaries

Location: The Black Sheep.

 

Tuesday, Jan. 16

 

Comedy

 

8:30 p.m.

Bittersweet Stand Up Comedy

Luke Lawrence headlines this week at Bitters Pub.

 

Games

 

7 p.m.

Crib game to support Ronald McDonald House

Location: Basement of St. Teresa’s Church. $5 admission. A prize for the winner! Call Andrew at 726-3935 for more information.

 

Movies

 

6:30 p.m.

Movie Marathon at The Geek Bar

Showing: The Iron Giant, Secret of NIMH, and Nausicaa. Free popcorn. No cover. Location: The Geek Bar at The Rock House.

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