All Blog Entries by John Mayberry

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Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra - Green Eggs at HamOn Sunday, October 5, the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra will be performing an orchestral adaptation of the beloved Dr. Seuss classic "Green Eggs and Ham."    This event is part of Symphony Sundays for Kids and will kick off at 2 p.m. with the Instrument Petting Zoo. The Instrument Petting Zoo allows children to interact with orchestral instruments and make new discoveries about music and instruments. The concert will begin at 3 p.m. at the Jack Singer Concert Hall. This orchestral adaptation was composed by Robert Kapilow. Adults and children alike will enjoy hearing the musical adaptation of this childhood favorite story of Sam-I-Am and his green eggs and ham. 
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The seventh annual Alberta Culture Days will kick off with a free party downtown. The party starts at 5 p.m. on Friday, Sept. 26 at Stephen Avenue Walk & Olympic Plaza. The event will include dancing, music, interactive art workshops, performances by Viet Cong and The Wet Secrets and more. The event will kick off a weekend of fun cultural events throughout Calgary and around the province as well. There will be activities and fun for all ages.Alberta Culture Days Calgary

This event is a great way to connect with the community while having fun! Bring your friends, family or that special someone and have a great time at this free block party that marks the festivities of Alberta Culture Days!

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Combine a slick retro vibe with an iconic striped pole and a team of experienced barbers, toss them into a males only salon and you get Tommy Gun's Original Barbershop. The barbershop is located at 415, 751 3 St. S. W. Calgary, and is reinventing the salon experience for men. The atmosphere is laidback and classic with a reinvented twist. Services available at Tommy Gun's Original Barbershop include Tommy Gun's Original Cut, Tommy Gun's Original Clean Shampoo, Tommy Gun's Original Bald Head Towel Shave, shaves, treatments, brow waxing and more. At Tommy Gun's, it's more than just grooming — it's an experience. Every haircut includes a beverage on the house; a complimentary hair wash, condition and scalp massage; and hair rinse and style. You will also be…
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Individual tickets are now on sale for the Calgary International Film Festival which runs September 18-28. The festival will take place in several venues including Eau Claire Market, The Globe Cinema and The Theatre Junction Grand. The Calgary International Film Festival seeks to shoe the world from a different view and offer a fresh, unique perspective with visual stories from Alberta and around the world. The festival will consist of 11 days of over 200 films that span several genres. 

Series in the film festival include Short Film Series, Canadian Cinema Series, Documentary Series, New American Cinema Series, World Cinema Series and more. Horror, comedy, documentaries, artistic shorts and more can be viewed at this annual festival. This year mark's

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Send someone a smile with a beautiful floral arrangement from Charlotte's Web Florist, located at Unit 231, 425-1st St. S.W. Fifth Avenue Place in Calgary. Charlotte's Web proudly serves the Calgary area by arranging and offering delivery service of gifts and floral arrangements. Charlotte's Web Florist is dedicated to making every customer a satisfied one.    Flowers are perfect for sympathy, birthdays, holidays, dates, get-well-soon, gratitude or special surprises. Charlotte's Web offers delivery to a variety of Calgary facilities such as Bethany Care Center, Generation Financial Corp, Leyden's Funeral Home, Bow View Manor and many others. Charlotte's Web Florist specializes in gourmet and fruit baskets, gift lines, floral arrangements, greeting…
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Get ready for a New York Kind of Night with 18 Degrees of Jazz at Saltlike Restaurant Upstairs at 101 8 Avenue SW in Calgary. 18 Degrees of Jazz is an event to support Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Calgary & Area. Music at the event will be performed by Calgary's Ellen Doty and her 7 piece jazz band.    The doors will open at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 13. At 8:30 p.m., guests will be treated to delicious finger foods. Ellen Doty takes the stage for the first set at 8:35 p.m.. For the second set, there will be a tap performance by DJD. The third and final set of the night will begin at 10:35 p.m. The night will be an unforgettable night of music, food and style. 
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No question about it, 2014 has been a year of records.

The past two months saw two more monthly sales records fall at CIR REALTY. In July, we recorded 1053 sales which set a new record for the month of July. In August, we recorded 898 sales which set a new record for the month of August.

For the last 5 months in a row we’ve set new monthly sales records!

Congratulations to all the CIR Realtors on having a fantastic year so far!

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It's that time of year again — time to start planning your Halloween costume. Located at 3400, 12 Street Northwest, Calgary Costume specializes in Halloween costumes and masquerade masks. The friendly staff will help you find the costume that is right for you and your event, whether it is a 50's costume or a pirate costume. Popular Halloween costumes available at Calgary Costume include wizard costumes, alien costumes, apple costumes, clown costumes and so much more. If you want something unique and exciting for this year's Halloween celebrations, Calgary Costume is your one-stop retailer for all of your costume needs.    Sometimes, you are in need of a costume after Halloween. Santa costumes and costumes for plays and parties are also popular…
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Located at 707 13 Avenue SW, the Lougheed House is a beautiful, historic building. Visitors can take a tour of the building and gardens, grab a light meal at the restaurant, learn information from exhibits and find gifts at the museum shop. There are self-guided and audio tours available as well as guided tours with a costumed interpreter. The Beaulieu Gardens are presented and maintained by a dedicated group of volunteers that tie a theme into the overall appearance of the gardens. The Restaurant serves light lunch and brunch dishes such as cheese plates, salads, soups, desserts and sandwiches. End your visit to the historic Lougheed House by stopping by the fabulous gift shop which offers a wide selection of gifts and collectibles such as china, glass,…
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The Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area, located just southwest of the city of Calgary, offers 4,800 acres of natural beauty. The conservation area serves multiple purposes including the protecting natural habitats for native species, offering educational programs and managing human use of the area. Upon enterint the conservation area, you will be asked to register at the kiosk. Registration is quick and easy. However, since the Ann & Sandy Conservation Area is serves such an important purpose in protecting natural wildlife, there are certain guidelines that must be observed. There are no dogs, horses or pets allowed on the site. Cars, bikes, strollers and other vehicles are prohibited on the trails. Hunting, camping, fires and smoking are also not

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Listing information last updated on October 1st, 2014 at 10:06am MDT.