Events

Renfrew Climate Conversation

Jan 23 2020 - 6:30pm to 9:30pm

From the Calgary Climate Hub:

Welcome back, Calgary climate champions!

We hope you had a GREAT holiday season and that you're ready to get back to work on the Climate Crisis with us! It's 2020 and we surely do have our work cut out for us. Let's get to it!  Read more about Renfrew Climate Conversation

Location

Renfrew Community Association
811 Radford Road NE
T2E 0R7 Calgary , AB

AWA After Hours: Weaselhead

Jan 23 2020 - 7:00pm to 9:00pm

From the Alberta Wilderness Association:

Join us after work on Thursday, January 23rd for our next AWA After Hours event, Weaselhead. The event will be lead by Lisa Dahlseide and Audrey Lane Cockett of the Weaselhead/Glenmore Park Preservation Society who will be showcasing their project, Wild Constructs. The workshop will include a documentary screening, followed by guided poetry. Beer and cider will be available for purchase.

Cost: $10, includes 1 drink ticket.
Please note: 18+ event

Purchase Tickets Read more about AWA After Hours: Weaselhead

Location

AWA Cottage School
455 12 Street NW
Calgary , AB

All About Bumble Bees

Jan 29 2020 - 6:00pm

From the Alberta Wilderness Association:

Join us to learn all about bumble bees! We will cover bumble bee life cycles, habitat requirements and identification of common bumble bees in southern Alberta. Attendees can build their very own bumble bee box to take home and will be encouraged to participate in our bumble bee box monitoring program.

Cost: $30/box (all ages welcome) Read more about All About Bumble Bees

Location

AWA Cottage School
455 12 Street NW
Calgary , AB

Music for the Wild: Emily Triggs & Opening Act Lonni Robley

Feb 8 2020 - 7:30pm

Emily Triggs is a bred-in-the-bone roots musician, at one of her creative peaks. Since the release of this summer’s album Middletown, Emily has played the Calgary & Vancouver folk festivals; two major Calgary folk Clubs (Rocky Mountain, Nickelodeon); and many other venues in Quebec and Alberta. You may have seen Emily at Music for the Wild as a member of The Magnolia Buckskin—it is a real treat to have her focus on her own music here on our stage. Read more about Music for the Wild: Emily Triggs & Opening Act Lonni Robley

Location

AWA Cottage School
455 12 Street NW
Calgary , AB

Mammal Monitoring in Alberta

Feb 18 2020 - 7:00pm

From the Alberta Wilderness Association:

The Alberta Biodiversity Monitoring Institute has monitored over 40 species of mammals and their habitats across the province since 2007. In this talk, we’ll describe opportunities and challenges of monitoring biodiversity at a provincial scale, walk through the process the sampling for mammals, and describe how this information can be used by stakeholders and decision-makers. Read more about Mammal Monitoring in Alberta

Location

AWA Cottage School
455 12 Street NW
Calgary , AB

Music for the Wild: Heather Blush and the Uppercuts

Mar 7 2020 - 7:00pm

Heather Blush and The Uppercuts are a group of rogue troubadours based in Calgary, Alberta. Sassy, sultry, and just plain fun, they perform original songs designed to knock your socks off!  With energetic, audience-engaging shows, Heather is quickly becoming known for songwriting that covers all bases between witty sarcasm and gutwrenching honesty.  With “Captain” Steve Hazlett on drums, and “Duellin’ Dale Ulan” on upright bass, Heather Blush and The Uppercuts pack a punch and leave a lasting impression. Read more about Music for the Wild: Heather Blush and the Uppercuts

Location

AWA Cottage School
455 12 Street NW
Calgary , AB