John Dunn: Ellesmere Light Expedition
An innovative summer journey across Canada's northernmost island
January 20, 2019, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Come on an adventure across Ellesmere Island with veteran Arctic traveller John Dunn as he brings the island to life with stories and images from this fascinating 750 km expedition. Over the course of 50 days, John and fellow Canmore resident Clive Rubens relied on some ingenious and lightweight equipment to solve the many challenges posed by a long summer journey in the High Arctic.
February 7, 2019, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm | Thursday
Artist Tony Bloom will tell us more about his sculpture, and the progress he has made on it. Orogens will be installed later in 2019.
February 9, 2019, 7:00 pm — February 10, 2019, 3:00 am | Doors Open at 7pm
Come dance and be merry with your local Bow Valley Burning Man community to celebrate You, LOVE & Your neighbours at an eclectic dance & Valentine’s event complete with interactive art, performance, DJs, visuals, speed-connecting and beautiful people.
February 26, 2019, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm | Tuesday
Join us for a film screening and discussion with local Indigenous advocates in partnership with Indigenous 150+. Film to be announced.
March 7, 2019, 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm | Thursday
Nine speakers tackle the theme of “Lost and Found” through 20 slides that advance every 20 seconds. The talks are fast, funny, and moving.