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Sep 07
Mountain View Arts Festival
Didsbury - Various Locations
Friday 03:00 pm

This is Mountain View County's largest festival of its kind. Art lovers see Didsbury come alive with all that is arts and culture in our region, including dancers, storytellers, musicians and songwriters, handicrafts, painters, potters, carvers - you name it, if it's artsy, it'll be here!

Saluting arts and culture, and our local heritage and, once again, doing it all in downtown Didsbury! Take a stroll down "Music Block" with Alberta musicians performing at the Elks Hall and the new Vintage Coffee Bar. Chalk Artists will be scattered throughout the downtown core, and Artists at Work fills the Train Station!

Special family activities at the Didsbury Museum and Didsbury Library too! Plan to attend this year's Saturday night concert as well. Follow the website at www.mountainviewartsfestival.ca to stay informed on what all is happening.

And new for Friday is the Family Dance! find out more at our website (link above).

Sep 08
Mountain View Arts Festival
Downtown Didsbury
Saturday 11:00 am

This is Mountain View County's largest festival of its kind. Art lovers see Didsbury come alive with all that is arts and culture in our region, including dancers, storytellers, musicians and songwriters, handicrafts, painters, potters, carvers - you name it, if it's artsy, it'll be here!

Saluting arts and culture, and our local heritage and, once again, doing it all in downtown Didsbury! Take a stroll down "Music Block" with Alberta musicians performing at the Elks Hall and the new Vintage Coffee Bar. Chalk Artists will be scattered throughout the downtown core, and Artists at Work fills the Train Station!

Special family activities at the Didsbury Museum and Didsbury Library too! Plan to attend this year's Saturday night concert as well. Follow the website at www.mountainviewartsfestival.ca to stay informed on what all is happening.

NEW FOR 2018! The Arts Festival will run on Friday and Saturday, September 7th & 8th. Check back for details on our new Family Dance Friday!

Sep 08
Family Movie
Carstairs Public Library - 1402 Scarlett Ranch Blvd
Saturday 01:00 pm

Come to the Carstairs Library to watch 'The Incredibles' at 1 pm!

Contact the library at 403-337-3943 for more information.

Sep 11
Carstairs Art Guild Annual General Meeting
Dr. Crystal Manor - 1313 Gough Road - Carstairs
Tuesday 02:00 pm

Carstairs Art Guild Annual General Meeting takes place on September 11th, at 2 pm at the Dr.Crystal Manor.

New members are welcome and encouraged to attend.

Sep 12
Community Connections Movie
Carstairs Public Library - 1402 Scarlett Ranch Blvd
Wednesday 01:00 pm

Come to the Carstairs Library to watch the movie 'Wonder' while enjoying some popcorn.

Contact the library at 403-337-3943 for more information.

Sep 15
Bergen Farmers Market - Final Regular Market
Bergen Community Hall
Saturday 10:00 am to 01:00 pm

www.thebergenmarket.ca

  • Final Weekly Market

The final Bergen Farmers Market will be held this Saturday, September 15th. The market is held at the Bergen Community Hall from 10 am to 1 pm.

For market information contact ljsyer@telus.net or call 403-638-4776.

Sep 15
Sundre & District Historical Society - 50th Anniversary
Sundre Pioneer Museum
Saturday 05:00 pm to 08:00 pm

The Sundre and District Historical Society is turning 50 this year. Join us for celebrations on Saturday, September 15th from 5 pm to 8 pm at the Sundre Pioneer Museum.

There will be some refreshments available and all are welcome to attend.

Sep 16
Mountain View Film Group Presents!
Mayfair Cinema - Olds
Sunday 11:30 am

The Mountain View Film Group presents The Bookshop; Sunday, September 16th.

All showings are at Mayfair Cinema in Olds (4910 - 50 Avenue).

Fees: 

  • Regular Admission: $10 
  • Student Admission: $5

Available Punch Tickets:

  • $60 for 8 films
  • Film Gift Tickets Adult: $10
  • Film Gift Tickets Student: $5
  • Good for any Sunday Matinee
Sep 16
Terry Fox Run - Didsbury
Rosebud Park - Didsbury
Sunday 12:00 pm

It's Terry Fox Run time once again, and organizers - the Didsbury Fire Department - are gearing up for the 32nd Annual Run in Didsbury, in support of Terry's mission for finding a cure for all cancers with an enthusiasm and passion that has done him proud. This year's run is on the beautiful trails in Rosebud Park. Let's outrun cancer! Didsbury's Run is up to 10K, bike/walk/run, through the beautiful Rosebud valley on trails mowed for your comfort! Support a participant or team with a donation, or enter yourself. It has become a fall tradition in Canada to gather your friends and family, lace on your shoes, bring your pledge sheets and attend your favourite Terry Fox Run site, where organizers have no budget for expenses but have unlimited appreciation for your attendance!

For more information, visit www.terryfox.org. Visit the Fire Department's Facebook at www.facebook.com/terryfoxdidsbury. 

Sep 16
Sunday Afternoon Concert Series
Carstairs Museum
Sunday 02:00 pm

Join us for the Sunday Afternoon Concert Series Season Opener at the Carstairs Museum!

Sunday, September 16th starting at 2 pm, featuring concert and CD release for John Wort Hannam.

Tickets are $20 per person and free for children. Reservations are recommended so call 403-337-3710 to secure your spot.

Sep 16
Water Valley Community Hall Opening
Water Valley Community Hall - The new one
Sunday 02:00 pm to 04:00 pm

The Water Valley Community Association will be hosting a Grand Opening of the new Community Hall on Sunday, September 16th.

The event is from 2 pm to 4 pm at the new Water Valley Community Hall. Ribbon Cutting is at 3 pm after Terry Fox Run.

Kick off silent auction of the Old Community Centre parts. Refreshments and cake for all!

Visit www.ilovewatervalley.com for more information on the Grand Opening and the Terry Fox Run.

Sep 16
Mountain View Film Group Presents!
Mayfair Cinema - Olds
Sunday 03:00 pm

The Mountain View Film Group presents The Bookshop; Sunday, September 16th at 3 pm.

All showings are at Mayfair Cinema in Olds (4910 - 50 Avenue).

Fees: 

  • Regular Admission: $10 
  • Student Admission: $5

Available Punch Tickets:

  • $60 for 8 films
  • Film Gift Tickets Adult: $10
  • Film Gift Tickets Student: $5
  • Good for any Sunday Matinee
Sep 22
Bergen Fall Garage Sale
Bergen Community Hall
Saturday 09:00 am to 02:00 pm

The annual Bergen Fall Garage Sale i8s set for Saturday, September 22nd at the Bergen Community Hall. The event runs from 9 am to 2 pm and all are welcome. To book atable for the garage sale, please call 403-638-2842 for more information. Tables are $15 each.

Sep 22
Didsbury Museum 40th Anniversary
Didsbury Museum
Saturday 10:30 am

Join us for the Didsbury Museum's 40th Anniversary celebration on Saturday, September 22nd.

Some of the events include:

  • Magic Show at 10:30 am for the younger residents (call 403-335-9295 to reserve a spot)
  • BBQ staffed by Ride for Dad members - donations gratefully accepted
  • Antique Tractor display
  • Evening program with speakers, music and refreshments

No cost for any of the events.

For more information contact the Didsbury Museum at 403-335-9295 or email ddhs@telusplanet.net.

Sep 27
Paint the Barn Red - Information Night
Mountain View County Council Chambers
Thursday 07:00 pm

You are invited to attend the information night about the Paint the Barn Red - Book Project, that will capture the history and images of barns in Mountain View County.

We would like to provide information to Mountain View County barn owners and to local artists specifically, on Thursday Sept 27th at 7:00 pm.

At Mountain View County Admin Building in the Council Chamber.

Coffee and tea will be provided.

For more information contact via email at: paintthebarnred@gmail.com

Paint the Barn Red in MVC is documenting rural culture through paintings and stories of barns in Mountain View County. We are currently accepting recommendations for barns that represent the history and present time of our agricultural community, and for volunteer artists to paint them.

Sep 28
Alberta Culture Days
Carstairs Public Library - 1402 Scarlett Ranch Blvd
Friday 03:00 pm

For Alberta Culture Days the Carstairs Library will be sponsoring two Indigenous Dancers to perform in the afternoon at Hugh Sutherland and Carstairs Elementary Schools. At the Carstairs Library at 3 pm, the library will be providing Make and Take crafts and refreshments. More information and updates will be available on our website and Facebook.

Sep 29
Bearberry Horse Rally
Bearberry Community Hall
Saturday 10:00 am

Bearberry Horse Rally

  • Registration Start: 10 am
  • Ride Start: 1 pm
  • Ride finish: Riders must be back latest by 4:30 pm
  • Supper starts at 4:30 pm

Entry fees:

  • Adult riders: $30 (incl. supper)
  • Under 18 years of age: $20 (ride and supper incl.)
  • Supper only: $25

Please be aware, that there are no dogs are allowed and no drinks will be provided or sold on the trail !

For more information please call Kathie: 403-638-2278