Calendar of Events 

December 2014 


Exhibition: Creatures of the Night

09/11/2014 to 01/05/2015

Location: Jasper-Yellowhead Museum & Archives, Jasper , Rocky Mountains

Did you know that Jasper is the second largest Dark Sky Preserve in the world? And we want people to know that dark skies aren't just for star gazing! Many of Jasper’s creatures depend on the darkness for their survival.…

Exhibition : Discovering Dinosaurs

09/18/2014 to 01/31/2015

Location: Enterprise Square Galleries, University of Alberta Museums , Edmonton and Area

Go beyond the bones: meet the current generation of U of A researchers who are changing our understanding of dinosaurs and their lost world.…

Exhibition : Made in Calgary - the 2000s

09/20/2014 to 12/14/2014

Location: Nickle Galleries, University of Calgary & 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: Treasures & Curiousities - the Sequel

09/26/2014 to 01/11/2015

Location: Galt Museum & Archives, Lethbridge , Southern Alberta

Community Chooses Artifacts for "Treasures & Curiousities" Sequel Exhibition at the Galt…

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.…

Lethbridge's Experiences in WWI Part Two

10/11/2014 to 02/08/2015

Location: Galt Museum & Archives, Lethbridge , Southern Alberta

In honour of the centennial of the Great War, this exhibit examines the contributions of Lethbridge and area to the war effort…

Exhibition: A Family at War - The Lougheeds, Calgary, and the First World War

10/15/2014 to 01/18/2015

Location: Lougheed House , Calgary

Reflect on the First World War centenary and discover how the War impacted many Calgarians, including Sir James and Lady Isabella (Belle) Lougheed…

Exhibition : Ancestry & Artistry - Maya Textiles from Guatemala

10/16/2014 to 12/13/2014

Location: Nickle Galleries, University of Calgary , Calgary

Curated by Roxane Shaughnessy and organized by the Textile Museum of Canada…

Exhibit Tour


Location: Galt Museum & Archives, Lethbridge , Southern Alberta

Learn the stories behind the artifacts chosen by members of the community in this Treasures & Curiousities: The Sequel exhibit tour.…

Workshop: Fun Facts about Faces


Location: Leighton Art Centre, Gallery & Museum , Calgary

Scot Paisley will teach students a step by step process to draw and paint the human head. …

Alexander Galt the Stubborn Idealist


Location: Galt Museum & Archives, Lethbridge , Southern Alberta

For Alexander Galt it was the middle of the road, until he saw some hope for his dream of a united Canada. What was he like, this stubborn idealist? How did he measure up to other political strongmen of his time? In this film you sense the personal clashes and the interplay of political ambitions that left their mark on history.…

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