5 Things To Do: November 12 to 16
A festive fundraiser, a fantastical author and more.
November 9, 2018
The Homes for the Holidays tour takes place from November 16 to 18, and brings together local designers, decorators, community volunteers and retailers to decorate five beautiful homes. Brought to you by the Junior League of Edmonton, this festive fundraiser provides a dose of holiday inspiration and an opportunity to support a good cause.
Westmount Community Hall, 10978 127 St., homesfortheholidays.com
The Edmonton Public Library returns with another Forward Thinking Speaker Series edition on November 13, featuring author Neil Gaiman. The New York Times bestselling author has penned over 20 books, from contemporary fantasy to a children’s novel, and will share his thoughts on art and more at the event.
Shaw Conference Centre, 9797 Jasper Ave., eventbrite.ca
Starting on November 14, the Muttart Conservatory is hosting a Light Walk every Wednesday and Thursday, where you can explore the Temperate Pyramid as it’s been transformed into a winter wonderland with various light installations.
Muttart Conservatory, 9626 96a St., 311, edmonton.ca
On November 14, lace up your running shoes and hit the street for the Edmonton leg of the Run in the Dark. Slip on a red flashing armband and go for a 5k run for a good cause.
Searching for Ingmar Bergman, a 2018 documentary created by Felix Moeller, Margarethe von Trotta and Bettina Bohler, gives viewers an inside peek at the legendary Ingmar Bergman’s life.
Metro Cinema, 8712 109 St., 780-425-9212, metrocinema.org