NATURE + CLIMATE + COMMUNITY SERIES: WHAT’S IT LIKE TO OWN A ZEV?

Canmore Museum 902B 7th Ave, Canmore, AB
Hybrid Hybrid Event

If you have ever wondered how much an electric vehicle (EV) costs, how far can it drive, or what charging infrastructure you may need, this event is for you! William York of the Electric Vehicle Association of Alberta will debunk common EV myths and demonstrate how realistic an EV purchase could be for you. Whether...

CANMORE + ART SERIES: LAWRENCE CHRISMAS

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Virtual Event Virtual Event

Forty years ago, Calgary-based photographer Lawrence Chrismas created a compelling ‘picture’ of Canmore just as the mines in the town were closing after almost 100 years of continuous operation. Fresh from the Banff Centre on a scholarship, he began interviewing and taking the portraits of miners as the world they knew was about to change...

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THE HUMAN LIBRARY

Canmore Museum 902B 7th Ave, Canmore, AB

As a Social Museum, the Canmore Museum is excited to launch the Human Library Project in February 2022. This is a monthly program designed to help build community and create...

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NATURE + CLIMATE + COMMUNITY SERIES: BISON + THE LANDSCAPE

Canmore Museum 902B 7th Ave, Canmore, AB
Virtual Event Hybrid Event

Bison are an icon of Canada's history. They are cultural and ecological keystone species that have returned to the region after nearly a 150-year absence. Join us to learn more about the important role that bison play in ensuring a nature-positive future. Bison are ecosystem engineers. They shape the landscape in ways that help many...

THE HUMAN LIBRARY

Canmore Museum 902B 7th Ave, Canmore, AB

As a Social Museum, the Canmore Museum is excited to launch the Human Library Project in February 2022. This is a monthly program designed to help build community and create unexpected connections—to break down barriers and stigma, challenge stereotypes and prejudices, and foster open and respectful dialogue within our local community. The Human Library is...

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NATURE + CLIMATE + COMMUNITY SERIES: BOW VALLEY FOOD CHARTER + ME

Canmore Museum 902B 7th Ave, Canmore, AB
Virtual Event Hybrid Event

Bow Food Alliance for a discussion about the local Food Charter, which outline our community’s values surrounding the foods we grow, harvest, and eat and how we can contribute, both individually and as a community, to local food sustainaibility. In recent years, food movements have been gaining momentum across Canada. With a growing awareness about...

CANMORE + ART SERIES: JAMES REID

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Virtual Event Virtual Event

Learn about the life and times of Scottish-born immigrant James Reid (1909–1987), who turned a head injury during the Second World War into a creative gift. Learning the craft of needlepoint in occupational therapy, Reid eventually returned to Canmore where he was raised, and began to produce large needlepoint canvasses of his own design. These...

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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...

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