Here are my picks for the Top 5 things to do this week:
December 22 at 9am
Little Plant Shop
Join Walkable Edmonton for our Little Plant Shop pop-up! The first 50 folks who walk into the Old Strathcona - Whyte Avenue plant store get a FREE little plant when they visit on Saturday, December 22 at 9-11am.
Limit of one 🌱per person - while supplies last!
December 23 at 2:30pm
Edmonton Symphony Orchestra’s cornucopia of yuletide memories and surprises.
December-February at various times
Bonnie Doon Shopping Centre
A pop-up ice rink at Bonnie Doon Mall. Take a spin on ice with Santa on December 22 from 12-3pm!
The rink will be open on Thursdays-Sundays until the ice melts in March.
December 28 at 8am-5pm
Edmonton Humane Society
Children can learn about the Edmonton Humane Society while helping the animals in the shelter’s care. Kids will observe the day-to-day operations of the shelter from admitting to adoption, as well as participate in animal crafts and games. Lastly, they’ll help socialize the animals and help create some enrichment items for those animals currently in the shelter.
For campers aged 5 to 12.
December 28 at 8:30pm
A 45-minutes jazz set followed by a jam. Pair a delicious wine or cocktail with the original compositions and creative covers crafted by the minds of Elijah Browning, Dean Kheroufi and Peter Zawalski.
After the set everyone is welcome to watch or join the jam session. Bring your instrument!
$5 cover to play. Payment by donation to watch the set.