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“Get To Know” Bioblitz June 23

Thursday, June 14th, 2012

The Ann & Sandy Cross Conservation Area in partnership with the Robert Bateman “Get to Know Your Wild Neighbours” contest will be hosting a Bioblitz on June 23 from 1-4pm. This is a great day to discover the wildlife in your own backyard. Activities include a fun scavenger hunt on the trails, our award winning… Read More →

Canada’s History Webinars

Wednesday, November 9th, 2011

Canada’s History is excited to tell you about two of our upcoming webinars, designed especially for those of you who work in museums, archives, or other community heritage organizations. Archivist Amanda Hill will start things off on November 17, with her presentation “Breaking Barriers without Breaking the Bank” about engaging with an online audience. On… Read More →

Museum Education Article

Friday, November 4th, 2011

Hi fellow SERG members! I found this very interesting article that I wanted to share. It is about museum education in the States, but many of the issues discussed are similar to what we are facing. “Insistent Questions in our Learning Age” by Beverly Sheppard. Changes in the content and structure of museum/school programs reveal… Read More →

Youth Storytelling Scholarship

Friday, March 4th, 2011

TALES, The Alberta League Encouraging Storytelling is pleased to announce the launch of TALES Youth Storytelling scholarship. In 2011, TALES will hold its annual retreat at Sylvan Lake where they will celebrate Cultural Connections in Storytelling from the evening of Fri, Apr 19-lunchtime May 1st. The winner of the 2011 scholarship will recieve: one-year admission… Read More →

Another PD event!

Friday, November 19th, 2010

Interpretation Canada is having it’s second online conference - Theme: Audiences and Innovation.     When: Tuesday to Thursday Nov. 30 – Dec. 2, 2010. Today’s member rate: CDN $ 113.46 ; Non-member rate: CDN $ 175.35     To register and for more info: Conference Details: Six live hour-long online sessions, as well as the AGM. Registration will give you access to all… Read More →