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Go Guide: What's happening in St. John's, Feb. 5-6

Folk country duo Luke and John are hosts and performers at The Black Sheep’s “Monday Night Social” every Monday this month, starting Feb. 5.
Folk country duo Luke and John are hosts and performers at The Black Sheep’s “Monday Night Social” every Monday this month, starting Feb. 5. - Submitted

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Monday, Feb. 5

Children

11 a.m.
Active Start Playgroup
Parents and caregivers can get active with the little ones at Paul Reynolds Community Centre. Recreation staff on site to develop physical literacy through active play. $3 per child between ages two and five. Under age two is free.

Exhibitions

9 a.m.
Canadian Jewish Experience

Ten panels documenting the Canadian Jewish experience are on display at St. John’s City Hall in the mezzanine until Feb. 13, when the panels will be moved to the Arts and Culture Centre. The panels tell a Canadian story – of immigrants settling here, overcoming barriers, becoming part of, and contributing to a society that is inclusive, tolerant, and diverse. This is not only a Jewish story, but also the story of many groups that make Canada their home.

Live Music

6 p.m.
Dave White
Performing at Green Sleeves Pub & Restaurant.

8 p.m.
MusicNL Open Mic
Hosted by Katie Power at The Ship. No cover.

8:30 p.m.
Monday Night Social
Luke & John (folk country duo) hosting Monday nights at The Black Sheep all month long.

10 p.m.
Damian Follett
Performing at Green Sleeves Pub & Restaurant.

10:30 p.m.
Rum Ragged
Performing at O’Reilly’s.

Tuesday, Feb. 6

Children

10:30 a.m.
Big Fun for Little People
A program for children between ages two and four at The Rooms. Stories, songs, puppets, games, and crafts for children and their guardian. Program included with the cost of admission.

Comedy

8:30 p.m.
Bittersweet Stand Up Comedy
Stand up comedy at Bitters Pub & Restaurant. Headliner: Vicky Mullaley. Hosted by Lindsay Barron. $2 cover.

Games

7 p.m.
Crib Game
Weekly crib game at the St. Teresa’s Church basement in support of Ronald McDonald House. $5 admission. Prize for the winner. Call Andrew Walsh at 726-3935 for more information.

7:30 p.m.
Tuesday Trivia
Come to Element CoffeeBar & Lounge for an evening of ridiculous and sometimes hilarious useless knowledge fun! Your team can consist of anywhere from one to four players.

Groups

7:30 p.m.
Inner Healing Ministry
Meets every Tuesday at Wesley Auditorium on Patrick Street. An hour of spiritual music, prayer, and a time to get in touch with yourself. All denominations are welcome. For more information, call Roger at 895-3499.

Lectures

7:30 p.m.
Public Lecture Series: The Act of Philosophizing
PhD candidate David Tracey kicks off the 2018 season of MUN Philosophy's Annual Public Lecture Series at The Ship Pub.

Live Music

6 p.m.
Andrew Rodgers
Performing at Green Sleeves Pub & Restaurant.

9 p.m.
Mark Manning
Performing at O’Reilly’s.

10 p.m.
Dave White
Performing at Green Sleeves Pub & Restaurant.

Open Mic Night
Hosted by Mark Manning at O’Reilly’s.

Open House

7 p.m.
Practical Nursing Program
Eastern Health’s Centre for Nursing Studies (CNS) is hosting an open house until 8:30 p.m. about the Practical Nursing Program offered at the CNS. Anyone interested in practical nursing is invited to attend. Location: Room 104, Southcott Hall, 100 Forest Rd. Use Miller Centre main entrance. Call 777-8158 for more information.

Public Session

12 p.m. and 7 p.m.
MUN Alumni Strategic Plan
ATTN: Memorial Alumni! We’re making changes. What do you think? A draft plan for building connections between Memorial and its alumni is ready for your input. You can participate in-person (Jr. Common Room, R. Gushue Hall) or comment online at http://www.mun.ca/alumni/events/

Sports

7 p.m.
St. John’s Edge Basketball
Take on Moncton Magic at Mile One Centre.

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