Staff Profile: Featuring Celina Loyer

This week’s staff profile:  Celina Loyer, Aboriginal Programmer. Celina leading a school program at the Musée   I am Celina Loyer, the Aboriginal Programmer on staff at the Musée Héritage Museum. Working alongside the Program Manager I develop and lead programs that have Aboriginal content and information.  I present a variety of different programs at […]

Night at the Museum, 2014

On Wednesday, May 14, 2014, the Musée Héritage Museum hosted one of our favourite events of the year, Night at the Museum. Some of our special Canadian guests included Nellie McClung, Billy Bishop, Father Lacombe, Victoria Callihoo, Tim Horton, Emily Murphy, Alexander Rutherford, Jacques Plante, and John Ware!  Musée was “jam packed” with historic figures […]

Clement Aplati’s visit to St. Albert

One of our visitors to the Musée shares the story of her visit with Flat Stanley. My nephew Sawyer goes to the French Immersion school James Kennedy in Langley, BC, and as part of the grade 2 Social Studies and Language Arts program the class read the book Flat Stanley (Clement Aplati) by Jeff Brown. […]

St. Albert heritage sites opening for the summer!

The St. Albert Heritage sites open this weekend and we invite you to drop in and visit! We look forward to a busy summer season at the Father Lacombe Chapel and St. Albert Grain Elevator Park! It’s the beginning of another great summer at the Father Lacombe Chapel, situated atop Mission Hill on St. Vital […]

Visit to 100 year old church at Kehewin Cree Nation

Merlin Rosser, our Heritage Sites Manager, was recently given the opportunity to visit a 100 year old catholic church at the Kehewin Cree Nation, located near Bonnyville, Alberta. This opportunity came about when Harvey Young Chief, Indian Residential School Coordinator, saw the St. Albert Gazette article about Merlin’s restoration project of the Chevigny house in […]

Staff Profile: Featuring Edna Baker

This week on our staff profiles is Edna Baker, Visitor Services Coordinator.       I am Edna Baker, the Visitor Services Coordinator, at the Musée Héritage Museum.  I have been with The Arts and Heritage Foundation for over 6 years.  Chances are on most days, I will be the first person you see when you come into […]