Métis presentations at Edmonton Public Libraries

The Edmonton Public Libraries invited the Museé Heritáge Museum back this summer for a series of Métis presentations at their library branches in Edmonton. Our programmers are sharing Leah Dorian’s “The Giving Tree: A Retelling of a Métis Story”, sharing museum artifacts and doing a beading craft. Interestingly, Leah Dorian first heard “The Giving Tree” […]

Weaving with Brett at St. Albert Grain Elevator Park

    From July 12th – 14th, 2019, we had Brett Lamoureux – a former Education Programmer at the Musée Héritage Museum — on site at St. Albert Grain Elevator Park sharing her knowledge of weaving with our visitors and staff.  Those who were interested had an opportunity to learn to weave on our floor and table looms. Brett also had homemade cardboard […]

July 2019 at the Heritage Sites and Museum

It was another happy Canada Day at the Heritage Sites in St. Albert this year!  Despite torrential rains for much of the day, and some site closures in other parts of the city, many people were out and about, looking for ways to celebrate Canada’s birthday.  Carrying umbrellas, and clad in raincoats and rubber boots, […]