An Education They’ll Never Forget Using horses and the structured environment of an equine assisted program is a truly remarkable opportunity for young people to develop into the leaders that will be needed from the next generation. Working with horses has been hailed as a form of therapy as well as a way of learning […]
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On January 15, 2013, Canada’s Sports Hall of Fame (CSHoF) opened a brand new travelling exhibition entitled The Perfect Match: Sport vs. Science. The exhibit is travelling to CSHoF from the Sherbrooke Museum of Nature and Science and focuses on improvements in sports performance through science and technology. This engaging and hands-on exhibition, tied to […]
With the recent events surrounding the Idle No More movement, it is more important than ever for students to understand the critical relationship between First Nations in Canada and the land. At The Art Gallery of Calgary, we offer Living Landscapes: The Art of Alex Janvier, a two hour outreach program studying one of Canada’s […]
Announcing our Christmas Box Sale on two weekends! November 2-4 and November 9-11. A great chance to purchase some original works of art for a great price. Plus, children’s activities, music and FUN in the fresh air. Call 403 931 3633 for more info or visit our website leightoncentre.org Children’s Art Tent too!!
Our on-site school program for student’s grades kindergarten to six immerses children in a day of art and nature! Our program integrates the stunning Alberta landscape, the Art Gallery, the Museum as well as hands-on studio time to develop a student’s visual literacy, artistic skills, critical thinking, appreciation of nature, and so much more!