AERO SPACE MUSEUM OF CALGARYOpen every day – come see us!For more information: 403-250-3752, www.asmac.ab.ca
BOW HABITAT STATION We’re Open!Bow Habitat Station is OPEN! From July 30 – August 31, explore Alberta’s fish, water and wildlife in the upper level of our Discovery Centre at half the price! Doors will be open Tuesdays through Sundays from 10 am to 4 pm.
Looking for outdoor adventure? Discover the lure of fishing in the catch-and-release Trout Pond. Don’t have your own gear? No problem! Fishing rod rentals are available from the Discovery Centre for just $5.For more information: 403-297-6561, www.bowhabitat.alberta.ca
CANADA’S SPORTS HALL OF FAME Be Inspired By Canada’s Greatest Sport HeroesOpen Daily, 10am – 5pmCanada’s Sports Hall of Fame at Canada Olympic Park is now open from 10AM-5PM, seven days a week during July and August! Come enjoy our 40,000 square foot international award-winning facility. We have 12 galleries and over 50 hands on interactive exhibits including shadow boxing with Lennox Lewis, 3D goalie and back-catcher experiences, sport challenges, rowing, wheelchair racing and more. Some of the items on display include Terry Fox’s shoe, a hockey stick with Wayne Gretzky’s name misspelled as “Gretsky” and the Calgary #1 torch which was used to light the cauldron at the Opening Ceremonies at the 1988 Olympic Games in Calgary.For more information: 403-776-1040, www.sportshall.ca
GLENBOW MUSEUMGlenbow and Chevron say ‘Thank you, Calgary!’ with free admission on Heritage DayMonday August 5, 9am – 5pmGlenbow is proud to partner with Chevron to present a free day at the museum on Monday, August 5 (Heritage Day). It’s our way of saying thank you to the community and all the volunteers who’ve shown so much spirit in helping get the city back on its feet following the devastating flood this past June. Now, more than ever, Glenbow is committed to taking care of our past and securing our artistic, cultural and historical heritage.For more information: 403-268-4100, www.glenbow.org
THE MILITARY MUSEUMSNew Exhibit: 11 Women Facing WarAugust 8 – December 2, 9am – 5pmThe Founders' Gallery will host a new exhibit called Eleven Women Facing War, an exhibition of photographs by Nick Danziger for the International Committee of the Red Cross. In 2001, photographer Nick Danziger created eleven portraits of women and girls affected by the conflicts in Afghanistan, the Balkans, Columbia, Israel, Palestine, and Sierra Leone. From 2008 to 2011, Danziger worked to find these women again and document how their lives remained affected by war.For more information: 403-410-2340, www.themilitarymuseums.ca/whats-new
Join us on the second Thursday of every
month from 6:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m, the new Science Centre hosts a special Adults
the ultimate night out! Open late – and no kids allowed* The second Thursday night of
the month, the Science Centre is open for extended hours, from 6:00 p.m. –
10:00 p.m. With no children around, we bring out authentic materials, expanded
challenges and more involved programs. Each event features a different theme,
and you'll always enjoy a live DJ and access to a licensed bar!
Admission to Adults
Only Night is included in general admission or Membership to TELUS Spark. Skip the queue buy your tickets online now!
RSVP to our Facebook Event to be
the first to hear about the monthly themes, exciting program updates and to
invite your friends!
Only Night is a licensed event and only those 18 years of age and older are
able to attend. All visitors must provide valid government issued photo ID.
Regular admission rates are in effect.
For more information: 403-817-6800, www.sparkscience.ca/events