Coffee & Conversations are on the 4th Wednesday of each month from 1 - 3:30 pm. There is no admission to this afternoon of entertainment though donations to the Museum would be gratefully accepted.
March 28 the museum will welcome Clifford Scott, life long resident to the area. Clifford is a member of the 2 Cylinder Tractor Club and will tell us the history of these unique historic tractors.
April showers bring May flowers. That's what Tara from In Bloom Flowers will tell us on April 25 from 1 - 3:30.
May 25 you should be here to listen to Johnnie Bachusky as tells us his definition of "ghost towns"
Are you a quilter? Have one of Grandma's this is special to you? Join us on Saturday March 24 from 1 - 4pm as we welcome members of the Alberta Quilt Study Society as they speak of their commitment to preserving Alberta's Quilt Heritage.
2018 is the Museum's 40th anniversary and there are many events planned starting in the New Year. Keep watch on this page and also our FaceBook for lots of exciting news. The finale to the year of celebration will be on September 22 so keep the date open!
The first event of the 40 anniversary is the 2nd annual Celtic Pub Nite with music by "Fraid Knot on March 10 at Westcott Hall. There will be dancing, raffles, silent auction and a chance to win 2 tickets on the Alberta Railways our of Stettler. Tickets are $35 and $30. for members. Call the museum at 403.335.9295 for tickets. They are going fast!
DIDSBURY AND DISTRICT HISTORY BOOK COMMITTEE DIDSBURY MUSEUM 40TH ANNIVERSARY PROJECT
DIDSBURY AND DISTRICT HISTORY BOOK COMMITTEE
DIDSBURY MUSEUM 40TH ANNIVERSARY PROJECT
Everyone has a story and we need your assistance
Family - Sports - Businesses - Organizations – Newcomers
(People and places who were and are a part of our Town over the past number of years, EVERYONE)!
It is your story and only you can tell it. Consider what others will want to know.
- Tell us about you and your family – your parents, spouse, children.
- Perhaps write a story with information about your parents and how they spent their lives in Didsbury.
- What is your career?
- What brought you to Didsbury and when did you arrive?
- What hobbies or interests or community activities do you take part in?
- Awards, accomplishments, special memories - Do you have interesting, funny or unique experiences that you would like to share?
- Who are the special people in your life?
- What has been the biggest change you have seen in the growth of our town and district? What is special about Didsbury and what can we learn from our experiences?
We are limited by the size of our history book so carefully consider what you want to say. Be sure to include photographs with names and dates.
Email Stories to: email@example.com.
Or drop off at the museum.
If you need assistance telling your story we will be glad to help, give us a call.
Frankie: 403-335-3633 Diana: 403-335-3445 Wayne: 403-335-3008 Alison: 1-403-818-1865
Tricia: 403-604-8535 Didsbury Museum: 403-335-9295
Elements of Art @ The Museum.
The Museum's featured artist for February/March is Billea Ahlgrim. Billea is a local photographer who was raised east of town and attended school in Didsbury.