Community Service

 |  January 27, 2011

01 • Bike Hash

A special one-off mountain bike hash weekend is planned for the long weekend of February 18/19/20 organised in conjunction with the Bangkok bike hash club. Two rides will be planned, along with the popular after-ride beer social at Doi Kham resort. This popular, fun, activity follows the popular method of following a paper/powder marked trail, similar to the running hash. Saturday’s ride will be 30kms down Doi Pui mountain, ending at Huay Tung Tao (muster at the zoo 1pm), Sunday’s ride is more family friendly, a 25km cross-country ride starting and ending at Royal Flora (Elephant circle, muster 8:30am). Transport, food, beverages/beer provided. Price 300 & 250 baht, under 12s free.

02 • Yoga and Tango Class

Tuesdays: Yoga (6-7.30 p.m.)
Tango Practice (8-9 p.m.)
Wednesdays: Yoga (7.30-8.45 a.m.)
Thursdays: Tango-Intermediate (6.30-8 p.m.)
Yoga (6-7.30 p.m.)
Tango-practice (8-9 p.m.)
Fridays: Tai Chi (6-7.30 p.m.)
Saturdays: Chi Gong (6-7.30 p.m.)
Sunday: Tango-Beginners (4.30-6.30 p.m.)
Fusion Fitness (Pilates+Yoga) 6.30-8 p.m.)
Cost by Donation.
Contact Cat House, Sirimangkalajarn Lane 3, 086 196 8422

03 • Dog of the Month: Erin

Introducing Erin. This sweet young lady is 2 years old and is very friendly and calm. She gets along well with everyone – people and dogs. She has a lovely silky black coat and is medium-sized. Just look at that beautiful face! Contact the shelter English (084 752 5255) or Thai language (086 913 8701) to make an appointment to meet her.

04 • Chiang Mai Climbing Club

Jumping Start: Jump start for your climbing career with free climbing at 5-8 p.m. on every 1st Tuesday of the month.
Kids Day: Free for kids age under 12 years old at 1-5 p.m. on every 3rd Saturday of the month.
Ladies Night: Free for women at 5-8 p.m. on every 2nd Thursday of the month.
For more information please call 053 207 102, 086 911 1470 or

05 • English Clinic

Language Institute, Chiang Mai University invites those who want to their improve English skills every Monday, Wednesday and Friday at 3.30 p.m. to the Self Access Learning Centre (Room 105). For more information, call 053 943 751 or Free!

06 • Plea for Books

Citylife has some fans at Bangkwang Prison (AKA Bangkok Hilton) as we send them monthly copies of the magazine. They have asked our readers who have used books – anything from non fiction to pulp – to please donate them by dropping them off at Citylife office. We send 10 books per weeks to our inmate friends. Thank you. For more information please call Aor at 053 225201 or email

07 • Piano lessons

Piano lessons by Belgian pianist classically trained (Royal Conservatory Brussels) for all levels. Classical, Jazz, Composition…Piano studio near CMU. contact


Hope and a Future Learning Center will be opening in May 2011 for the new Thai school year. In order to open the school, Hope and a Future Learning Center will be having a carnival February 5 from 4:00- 8:00 to help raise funds A raffle will be held at 7:30pm. If you would like to make a donation for the raffle prize, it would be greatly appreciated. All proceeds from the raffle and carnival will go towards developing the school facilities, hiring teachers, and getting the school ready for May. For more information, please contact Deborah or 0875797573.

USED CLOTHES/ITEMS: “Carnival for a Cause” February 5 from 4:00- 8:00 to help raise funds We would like to open a booth with used things for the public to buy. All proceeds from the used clothes/items will go towards developing the school for the new term. If you have items sitting around the house that you do not need or would like to get rid of, please give us a call. For more information, please contact Deborah or 0875797573