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.
Coffee & Conversation will start up again on September 26th with members of the Alberta Quilt Society speaking on the stories told in the quilts.
Fire Prevention Week is held in October so we have invited a member the Didsbury Fire Department as our guest on October 24.
On November 28th Tara from In Bloom Flowers will be returning to talk about Christmas flowers and help us make a Christmas arrangement.
The special Christmas Coffee & Conversation will be held on December 18th (3rd Wednesday of the month) which we're sure you'll all enjoy!
The museum will be taking part in the Mountain View Art Festival on September 7 & 8 with the ever popular Scarecrows on Parade and the 2nd annual Bench Fair. Call for details for both of these events.
2018 is the Museum's 40th anniversary and there are many events planned starting in the New Year. There will be a Children's Magic Show (call the museum to reserve a spot), a BBQ supported by the Car Club, and an antique tractor demonstration at 1:00. The Museum will be open for all to tour. The evening will begin at 6:45 pm with a short program from members of the first Board of Directors at 7:15 pm. Come and tour the museum, salute the board members and enjoy some entertainment and refreshments. We will find out who the winner for the Gift of Flight is that night
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: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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
Merrilee: 403-335-9509 Myrna: 403-335-3216 Mahrie: 403-335-4842 Didsbury Museum: 403-335-9295
Elements of Art @ The Museum.
The Museum will be displaying scrapbooks, photo albums and other information on the history of the last 40 years of the Didsbury and District Historical Society