Wednesday, December 21, 2011

COMING IN 2012

The Lacombe & District Historical Society Presents

January 26th

The Girl Guides through time

History Lecture: “History of Guiding in Lacombe” by Joan Fredeen at 7pm at the LMC


February 23rd

Celebrating 110 Years: the Lacombe Police Force

History Lecture: “History of the Lacombe Police Service” by Gary Leslie at 7pm at the LMC


March 29th

Dairy: a local industry then and now

History Lecture: “History of Dairy Farming in the Lacombe Area” by Lawrence Henderson at 7pm at the LMC


As of January 2012, temporary exhibits complementing the Lacombe Public Library's award winning History Lecture Series will be installed at the Flatiron Museum replacing some of the exhibits currently on display. The exhibits are being organized by the Lacombe & District Historical Society in collaboration with Lacombe’s Mary C. Moore library, the Lacombe Police Force, the local girl guides, in addition to other groups, businesses and individuals in the community.

Each exhibit will be unveiled at the Flatiron Museum on the same day that the accompanying history Lecture is held at the Lacombe Memorial Centre; January 26th, February 23rd, March 29th. The Flatiron Museum will be from 1pm – 7pm on these three days so that individuals may view the displays prior to attending each lecture.

For more information please contact the Lacombe & District Historical Society at the Flatiron Museum at (403) 755-6935 or at the Michener House Museum at (403) 782-3933; via email at maski@telusplanet.net

Monday, December 12, 2011

WINTER AND HOLIDAY HOURS

THE MUSEUMS WILL BE CLOSED FOR THE HOLIDAYS:

December 23 – January 6th

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MICHENER HOUSE MUSEUM & ARCHIVES

Current Hours of Operation

Saturday: Open 9:00 – 5:00

Tuesday – Friday: by appointment

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FLATIRON MUSEUM

Wednesday – Saturday 10:30 – 5:00

Closed for lunch from 12:00pm – 1:00pm

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For more information

please call (403) 782-3933 or (403)755-6935

or visit our blog at http://mhma3.blogspot.com/

HOLIDAY HOURS

THE MUSEUMS WILL BE CLOSED FOR THE HOLIDAYS:

December 23 – January 6th

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MICHENER HOUSE MUSEUM & ARCHIVES

Current Hours of Operation

Saturday: Open 9:00 – 5:00

Tuesday – Friday: by appointment

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FLATIRON MUSEUM

Wednesday – Saturday 10:30 – 5:00

Closed for lunch from 12:00pm – 1:00pm

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For more information

please call (403) 782-3933 or (403)755-6935

or visit our blog at http://mhma3.blogspot.com/

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

OPENING HOURS ON THU NOV 17 - Moonlight Madness

MICHENER HOUSE: 12pm – 9pm

BLACKSMITH SHOP: 5pm – 8pm

FLATIRON MUSEUM: 5pm – 9pm

Special Activities

MICHENER HOUSE: BAKE SALE and ornament making starts at 4pm

BLACKSMITH SHOP: BLACKSMITHING demonstration begins at 5pm

FLATIRON MUSEUM: LIVE MUSIC starting at 5pm

From 5pm onwards listen to Original Folk and Christmas Music performed by Lacombe's own

JUSTINE VANDERGRIFT

For more information visit: http://www.justinevandergrift.com/

LIVE MUSIC AT THE FLATIRON!

LIVE MUSIC at the FLATIRON Thu. Nov 17th starting at 5pm

From 5pm onwards listen to Original Folk and Christmas Music performed by Lacombe's own
JUSTINE VANDERGRIFT!

for more information visit: http://www.justinevandergrift.com/

Friday, October 28, 2011

CELEBRATE THE HOLIDAYS!

THURSDAY NOVEMBER 17th, 2011

MOONLIGHT MADNESS ACTIVITIES


MICHENER HOUSE MUSEUM

OPEN 12:00pm – 9:00pm

4pm – 9pm CHRISTMAS BAKE SALE and HOT CIDER


Purchase delicious home baked goods to bring home.
Or simply have a cookie and some hot cider to warm up!

4pm – 9pm STRAW ORNAMENT MAKING

Make your own straw Christmas ornaments for free!
Instructions and materials provided.

BLACKSMITH SHOP MUSEUM

OPEN 5:00pm – 8:00pm

5pm – 8pm WARM UP YOUR TOES AT THE FORGE

Listen to the anvil ring while warming up near the glowing forge!

Have a cider and sing some carols with us too!