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The days of having to travel to Alberta’s large urban centres to view exceptional pieces of art are now long past, as the Alberta Foundation for the Arts (AFA) Travelling Exhibition (TREX) program sets up in almost any venue.

Wednesday, 14 September 2011 16:35

Arts and culture festival planned for Alberta Arts Days

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By Susan Quinlan
Fort Macleod
Fort Macleod has been selected by Alberta Culture and Community Spirit, as one of five feature celebration sites hosting events during Alberta Arts Days festivities, Sept. 30 to Oct. 2.


Thursday, 08 September 2011 08:46

Museum of Miniatures relocates to Nanton

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By Susan Quinlan
Nanton
What started as a hobby for retired B.C. Ferries Captain Roy Wittman has blossomed into a unique tourist attraction, bringing Roy and his wife, Carol, inland first to Cardston and now north to Nanton.

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Pincher Creek
Bessie Vroom-Ellis, former resident of Pincher Creek and author of the social history series, The Vrooms of the Foothills, has just released her third book, When the Work's All Done This Fall.

By Susan Quinlan
Fort Macleod
For those who have made the long trek north to attend the annual country music festival in Camrose, the following will likely be good news, as Oldman Entertainment has put together Canadian Country Weekend which will run August 12-13 in the river bottom at Fort Macleod.

By Susan Quinlan
Pincher Creek

If you’re wondering what you can add to your list of fun things to do this summer, you’ll want to jot down making a trip to Pincher Creek’s Kootenai Brown Pioneer Village (KBPV), as the activities they have planned are many and varied.

Thursday, 30 June 2011 15:03

Fish for free on July 9 and 10

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Courtesy Alberta Government

If you are looking for a fun, inexpensive summer activity, go fishing during the coming free fishing weekend. On July 9 and 10, Albertans and visitors can fish without a licence in any public water body that has an open fishing season, outside of a national park.

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