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Alberta Culture Days set to showcase art, diversity and provincial pride

photo of Live Music Red Deer AB Culture Days 2013
September 22, 2014
From Sept 26-28, celebrate Alberta Culture Days with thousands of FREE family-friendly events throughout the province and it kicks off with block parties in Edmonton and Calgary.

Mark your Calendars! Alberta Culture Days is just around the corner
Free Admissions to provincial historic sites and museums during Alberta Culture Days
Alberta Culture Days: So much to explore and enjoy!

Provincial boost for recovery of flood-damaged heritage sites

photo of the Medalta Potteries - Medicine Hat
August 28, 2014
Owners of heritage properties damaged during the June 2013 flooding are getting a boost from the province with grants to help preserve these treasured historic sites.

Online Bulletin
List of flood recovery grant recipients
Grant Program for the Conservation of Flood Impacted Historic Resources

New Provincial Archives exhibit tells Alberta First World War stories

photo of PR1965.0023-1. Canadian soldiers going over the top
August 21, 2014
Visitors to the Provincial Archives of Alberta can enjoy a free exhibit of vintage artifacts and print pieces that document Albertans' experience throughout the Great War.

Online Bulletin
Provincial Archives of Alberta
Photos: Alberta & Great War Exhibit

New resource helps nonprofits partner with business

photo of the nonprofits voluntary sector toolkit
August 20, 2014
Building Corporate Relationships - A Toolkit for Nonprofits, a new resource developed by Alberta Culture with input from nonprofit and corporate sectors stakeholders, will assist nonprofits in building relationships with corporate sector partners.

Online Bulletin
Building Corporate Relationships toolkit
(PDF - 1.24 MB)
Alberta Culture Community and Voluntary Services

Heritage marker unveiling kicks off Big Valley centennial

photo of the Big Valley Church
August 1, 2014
A new Alberta Historical Resources Foundation Heritage Marker was unveiled in Big Valley on August 1. Visitors to Big Valley can now learn more about the history of the community's treasured "Church on Hill."

Online Bulletin
Alberta Heritage Markers Program
Guidelines and application form
Big Valley Information

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Last reviewed/revised: September 23, 2014
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