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Vital News

Chinook Country Historical Society's Historic Week Calgary

Join the Chinook Country Historical Society for Historic Week Calgary 2016, a celebration of the rich history of Calgary that takes place over a week with walking tours, talks, concerts, family events, museum and community visits.

WHAT: Historic Week Calgary 2016

WHEN: Friday July 22 - Monday August 1

WHERE: All over Calgary. See the full brochure for details.


The Calgary Foundation is excited to participate in the Community Fund for Canada’s 150th granting program to celebrate Canada’s sesquicentennial,  a national initiative and collaborative effort seeded by the Government of Canada and extraordinary leaders from coast to coast to coast, and matched and delivered locally by Canada’s 191 community foundations.

WHAT: Community Fund for Canada's 150th with grants up to $15,000

DEADLINE TO APPLY: Thursday, September 1, 2016

Wagonstage Children's Theatre at the Calgary Zoo

Catch free plays put on by Wagonstage Children's Theatre until August 18, 2016 at the Calgary Zoo. Bring the kids for two daily plays and roving interpretations in the morning or afternoon!

WHAT: Wagon Stage Children's Theatre plays

WHEN: Weekly from Wednesday-Sunday at 11:00 a.m. and 1:30 p.m.

WHERE: Grazer's Lawn (across from the ENMAX conservatory) and the Prehistoric Park Amphitheatre