SERG Alberta


Winter Carnival At Fort Calgary!

Tuesday, January 26th, 2010

Saturday, February 6 from 10am-4pm is Fort Calgary’s annual Winter Carnival. Come down to the site for face painting, ballon magic, crafts & games and lots more. FREE fun for the whole family! For more information, visit or call us at 403-290-1875.

Upcoming Homeschool Day at the Fort

Wednesday, December 9th, 2009

Parents, register your child(ren) for one day activities designed with homeschoolers in mind! Jan 29, 2010 is the date for My Prairie Community; for children ages 6-9 years. Build a giant 3-D map of our city and learn about the culture of Calgary’s founding communities with costumes and artifacts.  Use your body and imagination to role play the construction of buildings… Read More →

Inquiry at the Alberta Museums Association Conference

Wednesday, October 7th, 2009

Thanks to all SERG members who attended Kate Schutz’s and Carly DeBoice’s workshop at the AMA Conference on October 3. Kate and Carly presneted a hands-on look at using inquiry-based learning techniques to enhance your programming. The feedback was awesome and they are considering presnting for some PD at SERG. You can view the powerpoint… Read More →

Comics and Local History: Fort Calgary in Alberta Museums Association Magazine

Friday, September 25th, 2009

Fort Calgary’s education department is very excited to be featured in a two-page article in the Fall 2009 edition of  INFORM magazine. We were the lucky recipients of an Alberta Museums Association Project grant which allowed us to work with an illustrator ( and develop comic book style flashcards for one of our programs, The Life and… Read More →

Launching the new!

Sunday, September 20th, 2009

Hi all, Welcome to the new! My name is Chris Beauchamp, and it has been my pleasure to work with the SERG executive to develop a new brand for SERG and to redesign this site. The project has been challenging, but a lot of fun as well (much like an education trip to one… Read More →