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Heritage Trades Roundtable & Library Events
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Heritage Trades Roundtable
Written in Stone: Traditional Stone Masonry & Early Calgary Quarries

Thursday, March 30, 7-9:00 pm, doors open 6:30 pm
Grace Presbyterian Church Gymnasium 1009-15th Ave. SW Calgary

Calgary Public Library Programs

To register: http://events.calgarypubliclibrary.com/programs/online-registration.  Please note the last 2 programs won’t be open for registration until March. 

Our History Through Images: Early Arrivals (March 14)
Learn about the earliest Jesuit missions and the related cultural and religious exchanges, as seen through Indigenous eyes.
Led by Dr. Barbara Barnes, Mount Royal University.
Tuesday March 14 7:00 p.m.
Crowfoot Library
 
The Battle of Vimy Ridge (April 11)
Stephane Guevremont, Military Historian
The Battle of Vimy Ridge in 1917 has been associated with the creation of a sense of Canadian nationhood. 
Stephane Guevremont will talk about the battle, the Canadian corps and the Alberta Battalions
Tuesday April 11  7:30 p.m. Free Program
Central Library John Dutton Theatre - 616 Macleod Tr. S.E.
Chinook Country Historical Society in partnership with Calgary Public Library

Our History Through Images: Sir John A. MacDonald (April 18)
From transportation to Indigenous relations, explore our first prime minister's complex legacy through the political cartoons of the day.
Led by Dr. Carmen Nielson, Mount Royal University.
Tuesday Apr. 18 7 p.m.
Fish Creek Library
 
Our History Through Images: Lois Riel Then and Now (May 31)
Explore the history and representations of Louis Riel, the most controversial figure in Canadian history.
Led by Dr. Kirk Niergarth of Mount Royal University.
Wednesday May 31 7 p.m.
Nicholls Library
 
Our History Through Images: Residential Schools (June 14)
Through many different images explore the origins and effects of residential schools in Canada from the 1600s to the present.
Led by Dr. Jennifer Pettit, Mount Royal University.
Wednesday  June 14 7 p.m.
Fish Creek Library
 
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