Calendar of Events 

September 2014 


Exhibition: W.O. Mitchell - Folksy Foothills Philosopher

03/15/2014 to 09/30/2014

Location: Museum of the Highwood, 406 First Street SW, High River , Southern Alberta

The Museum of the Highwood is honoured to present this exhibit celebrating the Centenary of beloved Canadian Author W.O. Mitchell's birth.…

Exhibition: Bee Kingdom - Iconoclasts in Glass

06/07/2014 to 09/28/2014

Location: Glenbow Museum , Calgary

Exuberant and colourful, but also hip and, at times, subversive, the art of this local collective confound ideas of what constitutes fine art glass.…

Exhibition: Woven in Time

06/07/2014 to 09/01/2014

Location: Galt Museum & Archives, Lethbridge , Southern Alberta

Woven in Time celebrates 65 years of the Lethbridge Handicraft Guild.…

Exhibition: Indigenous Ingenuity

06/15/2014 to 10/19/2014

Location: Whyte Museum of the Canadian Rockies, Banff , Rocky Mountains

Indigenous Ingenuity highlights the immense depth, diversity, and richness of contemporary Canadian native art and juxtaposes the work with historic artifacts from the Whyte Museum collections…

Exhibition: Joining Up

06/17/2014 to 11/16/2014

Location: Musée Heritage Museum, St Albert , Edmonton and Area

This exhibition remembers the contributions of more than sixty young men and one woman from the St. Albert area that left their homes and families to join up…

Exhibition: Soap & Hope

06/21/2014 to 10/13/2014

Location: Galt Museum & Archives, Lethbridge , Southern Alberta

Advertising of beauty products - from skin cleansers and eye shadow to nail polish and hair products - reflected social attitudes and economic realities of the times. …

Exhibition : Collecting Culinaria

06/25/2014 to 10/05/2014

Location: Lougheed House , Calgary

Lougheed House is proud to present an engaging and rich collection of influential food texts from the Victorian era to the 1970s. …

Exhibition: Progress Documented

07/01/2014 to 10/23/2014

Location: Galt Museum & Archives, Lethbridge , Southern Alberta

In the 1970s and 1980s, A.E. Cross Studio captured the community's growth through a variety of commercial projects - leisure and recreation, industrial development, infrastructure, local business…

The Harvest Fair

08/30/2014 to 09/01/2014

Location: Fort Edmonton , Edmonton

The Harvest Fair is back. Celebrate Edmonton's rich agriculture heritage like the old days.…

Strathcona Mounted Troop Perform Legendary Musical Ride


Location: Heritage Park Historical Village , Calgary

On Monday, September 1, celebrate Canada’s rich culture and heritage with the Strathcona Mounted Troop’s legendary Musical Ride at Heritage Park Historical Village.…

Beer & Wine Tasting Soiree


Location: Galt Museum & Archives, Lethbridge , Southern Alberta

Our upcoming Treasures & Curiousities: The Sequel exhibit has prompted us to theme this annual sell-out fundraiser around The 60s... better keep it under wraps, because there'll be more than just beer and wine to sample!…

Exhibition : Made in Calgary - the 2000s

09/20/2014 to 12/14/2014

Location: Glenbow Museum , Calgary

The fifth and final installment in Glenbow’s groundbreaking survey of regional art, Made in Calgary: The 2000s, reflects the energy and diversity of the arts community in the first decade of the twenty-first century.…

Exhibition : Vanishing Ice - Alpine and Polar Landscape in Art 1775 - 2012

09/27/2014 to 01/04/2015

Location: Glenbow Museum , Calgary

Vanishing Ice is an artistic exploration of the planet’s frozen frontiers. The exhibition traces the impact that glaciers, icebergs, and vast fields of ice – unique and often fantastic formations – have had on artists’ imaginations.…

Fall Paint Out / Alberta Culture Days

09/27/2014 to 09/28/2014

Location: Leighton Art Centre, Gallery & Museum , Calgary

Spend the weekend painting "en plein air" on the Leighton Art Centre's 80 acre property. …

Alberta a la Carte and Multicultural Heritage Centre 40th Birthday Bash


Location: Multicultural Heritage Centre, Stony Plain , Edmonton and Area

An experience beyond a dinner event that showcases Alberta heritage and cuisine at its best as the Multicultural Heritage Centre celebrates 40 years of successful programming since opening its doors to the public on September 15, 1974.…

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