Photo Courtesy of Timothy Grover Han.
There is a pool tournament starting this weekend at Song’s German Bar. Names will be drawn tonight, Jan. 30 to decide the match order for the Jan. 31 tournament. Winners will move on to the next round on Feb. 7. For more information check out the Facebook event page.
Daein Night Art Market in Downtown will be open Jan. 30 and 31, from 7:30 P.M.-midnight. Over 200 local artists and merchandisers will participate, and there will be street performances, an indie band concert and other performance activities. Visitors can also participate in art making activities.
For those looking to work those muscles, the last winter ride of the season will will be hosted by the Damyang House on Jan.31. Starting at the Damyang house at around 9 A.M., the plan is to head to the Damyang Fortress Wall Park, and perhaps add in some hiking if time, energy, and weather permit. The ride is about 30km each way and not too difficult. The ride is free for all aprticipants, and planned to be fun and non-competitive. Accommodation is provided the night before or after the ride if needed. For more information, check out the Facebook events page.
Photo courtesy of the Damyang House.
Chad LaRoche will share his experience as a Peace Corps volunteer at this week’s GIC Talk. If you have thought about joining the U.S. Peace Corps or are interested in finding out more about it, stop by the GIC at the Samho Building Jan. 31 at 3 P.M. Chad will be sharing lots of pictures and stories about his adventure. For more information check out the GIC Facebook page.
Jenny Jung and the Language Lounge will meet as usual at the Mango Six Coffe & Dessert downtown on Jan. 31 from 4-6 P.M. Afterwards the group will move over to the GIC Samho Center to attend the GPP workshop for those who are interested. For more information check out the Facebook event page.
Photo courtesy of GPP.
The Gwangju Performance Project will hold their first workshop of the year on Jan. 31 from 6:30-8 P.M. at the Gwangju International Center downtown. This workshop will focus on games for the English classroom. This event is free for GIC members, and the suggested donation for non-members is 1-5,000 won. For more information, check out the Facebook event page.
Club Bohemian downtown will welcome Dalsabi on Jan 31. At 6:30PM., with guests Husband and Honey Bread, with an encore performance again on Feb. 7 at 6 P.M with Husband and Honey Bread headlining. For more information check out Bohemian’s Facebook page or the website.
Photo courtesy of Cafe Bohemian.
You have your choice of venues to take in a replay of the 2015 Superbowl on Monday Feb. 2. Corona Gwangju will be hosting a fun night at the Chonnam University Back Gate Area starting at 7:30 p.m. Speakeasy downtown will be showing a replay of the 2015 Superbowl on Feb. 2 at 8:30 P.M. For more information about the Corona’s get together and directions, check out their Facebook page. Speakeasy has made a special Facebook event page for their party.