The Musée archives special connection to the recently canonized Pope John Paul II

On April 27, 2014 at St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican, Pope Francis declared Pope John XXIII and Pope John Paul II saints during a historic canonization ceremony. It was an unprecedented ceremony since it was “the first time a current and a retired pope [Pope Benedict XVI] have celebrated Mass together in public in […]

Sharon’s excursion to the Glenbow to learn more about the care of artifacts

Sharon Morin discusses her professional development course at the Glenbow Museum in Calgary, Alberta. I am very fortunate to be the Program Manager at the Musée Héritage Museum. I have been encouraged from our Directors all the way up to the Board level to expand and grow my skills and knowledge in all capacities. My […]

St. Albert 50+ Club gets ahold of archival materials at the Musée

Roy, education programmer at the Musée Héritage Museum, recently visited the St. Albert 50+ Club and shared some of the Musée’s archival materials on the St. Albert Women’s Institute. Norah Rouault, Lorraine Moore, and Marguerite Dalman looking at archival materials Last week, I had the pleasure of meeting with longtime members of the St. Albert […]

The Musée Héritage out in the Community

Whenever we get the opportunity to go out into the community we jump at it. We took that opportunity in February and March to share with a number of groups.  Below are the highlights of a couple of outreach programs. February 28 was Father Lacombe’s birthday and we were invited to Father Lacombe School in […]

National Volunteer Week 2014

Appreciation night at the Musée April 6-12, 2014 is National Volunteer Week. This is a time to recognize the over 13 million volunteers in Canada. The Arts and Heritage Foundation of St. Albert, which includes the Musée Héritage Museum and Art Gallery of St. Albert, was proud to attend the Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon at the […]

Staff Profile: Featuring Jean-Philippe Stienne

Continuing with our staff profiles is one of our newest additions, Jean-Philippe Stienne (JP to all of us). JP helping out during last year’s Harvest Festival at the St. Albert Grain Elevator Park The last year has been an exciting one for me and my family. This time last year we were about to embark […]