MEMBER MONDAY | GARDEN HARVEST

NWMP Barracks 609 8th Street, Canmore, Alberta

Member Mondays are a fantastic way for Museum members to get acquainted with one another and with the work of the Canmore Museum. We invite members of the community to...

Free

“THIS OLD BARRACKS” RESTORATION OPEN HOUSE

NWMP Barracks 609 8th Street, Canmore, Alberta

<h4>The Canmore NWMP Barracks was built in 1893, making it one of the oldest buildings in the community.  Drop into the Restoration Open House to learn about the restoration of...

STONEY NAKODA CULTURAL ACTIVITIES

NWMP Barracks 609 8th Street, Canmore, Alberta

Join members of the Stoney Nakoda at the Barracks for a series of cultural activities and storytelling.  Learn how meat from local animals was processed and dried, and how the traditional foods the Stoney Nakoda cooked.  Try your hand putting up our children's tipi and discover how the seasons of the camp were determined and...

STORIES OF CANMORE BOOK CLUB | OLD MAN’S GARDEN

NWMP Barracks 609 8th Street, Canmore, Alberta

As the weather grows warmer and plants begin to grow, we will look at the history and lore of local wildflowers through the classic book Old Man’s Garden: The History and Lore of Southern Alberta Wildflowers. Originally published in 1954 by author Annora Brown, the latest edition adds to the classic with commentary from Mary-Beth...

Free

FAMILY PROGRAM: MOUNTIE RECRUITS

NWMP Barracks 609 8th Street, Canmore, Alberta

Corporal Clarke is in need for a second officer at the Canmore NWMP Barracks. Do you know how to groom and ride a horse? Know how to make your bed with precesion? Have a superior knowledge of the area's terrain? Then you just might be the person Corporal Clarke is looking for! This fun drop-in...

FAMILY PROGRAM: MOUNTIE RECRUITS

NWMP Barracks 609 8th Street, Canmore, Alberta

Corporal Clarke is in need for a second officer at the Canmore NWMP Barracks. Do you know how to groom and ride a horse? Know how to make your bed...

CHRISTMAS AT THE BARRACKS

NWMP Barracks 609 8th Street, Canmore, Alberta

The Canmore Museum invites you to join us to experience Christmas the way the family of Corporal Clarke did at the Barracks between 1917 and 1929. Make traditional Christmas ornaments....

CHRISTMAS AT THE BARRACKS

NWMP Barracks 609 8th Street, Canmore, Alberta

The Canmore Museum invites you to join us to experience Christmas the way the family of Corporal Clarke did at the Barracks between 1917 and 1929. Make traditional Christmas ornaments....

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...

Membership Monday

NWMP Barracks 609 8th Street, Canmore, Alberta

Member Mondays are monthly member only events that focus on learning and socialization. Together, the member community will learn and share together as we explore stories, issues, skills, and ideas...

The Trickster and Other Stoney Nakoda Stories

NWMP Barracks 609 8th Street, Canmore, Alberta

Join Travis Jimmy John, a member of the Bearspaw band of the Stoney Nakoda, to learn more about Trickster and how he factors into the many traditions of the Stoney Nakoda.