Feel more, think less: May’s Fourth Friday events

Whitestone Gallery Fourth Friday's Guelph

Musical Performance

@Whitestone Gallery (80 Norfolk Street): A free concert by James Gordon in the context of a new event “Pillow Talk”.

Art Exhibit

@ 10 Carden (10 Carden Street): Artist Carol Tinga will be working on a new painting and will happily share the stories behind her latest works featured in the current exhibition, Feel more, think less which continues to May 29th. Stop by any time between 7-10pm!

Guelph Haunted Walk

Starting @ The Guelph Train Station: Reservations preferred. Small fee, cash only please. Walk leaves at 8:45pm and lasts for about 45 minutes to 1 hour. Don’t be late! $10 for adults & $8 for children and students.

Make Your Mark Studio

Boarding House Arts, (Studio 301, 6 Dublin Street), 6pm to 9pm: Check out Guelph’s newest maker’s space. We celebrating Fourth Fridays with a Stitch-In! Got a textile project in progress and enjoy the company of other makers? Then bring your project along and work on it in our bright, fresh space – anything yarn, thread or fabric related goes. Just want to come say “hi”? That’s fine too. We look forward to welcoming you!

A yes to kNOw Skateboarding

Guelph Civic Museum offers a ride on the wild side on Friday, May 24th from 6:30 to 9 p.m. as part of Fourth Fridays  in downtown Guelph. Drop in to explore the popular exhibit kNOw Skateboarding: 60 Years of Skateboarding and Skateboard Culture. Enjoy demonstrations by Ward Skatepark’s Demo Team on a mobile skateboard park in the museum’s parking lot.  At 7:00 p.m. take in a talk about the evolution of skateboarding by author, publisher, activist and skateboarder Michael Brooke. Get energized old school punk rock style with local band The Nasties.

kNOw Skateboarding ends Sunday, June 2. Guelph Civic Museum’s Fourth Friday hours are 5-9 pm.  Admission is free. Guelph Civic Museum is located at 52 Norfolk St.  For more information, call 519-836-1221 or visit guelph.ca/museum

Wine Tasting

Red Brick Cafe (8 Douglas Street): Get a sheet with descriptions. $10 per person for 4 samples. 1 white & 3 reds from one country or varietal. Each month different wines. No reservations required. Impress your friends with your new wine knowledge! From 5pm – 11pm

Pay-What-You-Can Drop-In Yoga

@ Living Yoga (105 Wyndham Street North) 5:30 – 6:30 pm

Students of all levels are welcome to join in this drop-in class. Focus is on breathing and moving with awareness through specific warm-ups to open the body in preparation for the yoga poses being taught. Benefits of poses and modifications for different abilities will be offered.

This class reflects the yoga teaching on self-less service. Teachers give of their time and funds raised through the “pay-what-you-can” donations are given to support charitable needs within our community. For more information, please visit our website.