MEMBERSHIP MONDAY

Canmore Museum 902B 7th Ave, Canmore, AB

Join the museum's new Collections Officer, Mercedes Cormier, for a behind the scenes look at the Museum's collections and archives. Program participants will learn about the museum's current reorganization and rehousing project, how to access and use the Museum's archives and hear stories about some of the objects in the collection.  This event is for...

MEMBERSHIP MONDAY HOLIDAY EDITION

NWMP Barracks 609 8th Street, Canmore, Alberta

Members of the Canmore Museum are invited to celebrate the holidays at the North West Mounted Police Barracks. Members will learn how to make pioneer Christmas decorations and help bring the holiday spirit to the Barracks. A Christmas cookie exchange, some hot chocolate and carol singing will round out the event. The Canmore Museum is...

MEMBERSHIP MONDAY: BECOMING A SOCIALLY SUSTAINING MUSEUM

Online
Virtual Event Virtual Event

This last year has been one of reflection and change for the museum. As we enter a new year, we are keen to have a conversation around why the Museum has adopted the Social Museum model and how it is actively working  to engage with the community in meaningful and sustainable ways.  The first Member...

Free

MEMBERSHIP MONDAY: NEW DIRECTIONS FOR MUSEUM SCHOOL PROGRAMMING

Online
Virtual Event Virtual Event

Meet our new Programs Officer, Kevin Meisner, and learn more about the new directions that the Canmore Museum is taking towards museum education.  Kevin will demonstrate the museum's Museum@School website;...

Free

COLLECTIONS TOUR: THE LIVES OF WOMEN IN EARLY CANMORE

Canmore Museum 902B 7th Ave, Canmore, AB

While men’s stories are told in detail, women are often stereotypically represented in objects related to their traditional social roles, limited to the home, domestic duties, and childrearing. Through this narrow depiction, museums have done a disservice to the real history of women’s contributions to society. Join us as we search the Canmore Museum’s collection...

Free – $5.00

MEMBERSHIP MONDAY: WRITING YOUR PERSONAL STORY

Canmore Museum 902B 7th Ave, Canmore, AB

Your story matters! Join Sarah Knowles and local author, photographer, and political analyst Stephen Legault for a discussion about how to capture and write your personal or family history.  Writing your story for posteriety, for museum archives and local history books serves as an important way for researchers, historians and museums and archives to understand...

Free

MEMBERSHIP MONDAY | MUSEUM APP

Canmore Museum 902B 7th Ave, Canmore, AB

Join us as we explore our new Canmore Museum App. Museum staff will walk members through downloading the app onto their phones, the various features of the app, and get a chance to preview the Historic Downtown Walking Tour on their phone or other smart device. The app goes live June 1. The Canmore Museum...

Free

MEMBERSHIP MONDAY | GUIDED GEOLOGY WALK

Canmore Museum 902B 7th Ave, Canmore, AB

Have you ever wondered how the rugged beauty of Canmore’s mountainous landscape came to be, or how the landscape has shaped the town? As our last Membership Monday before we break for the summer, we will explore the local geology and get to know the science behind the area where we live and play a...

Free