Alberta

Province Code
AB

“I think we can get a bit closer,” Jamie says, and we paddle as silently as we can towards a huge American pelican. Soon, we are just metres away from the giant bird, and he looks at us curiously wondering what we’re up to.

The pike’s tail thrashes, splashing the sides of the boat. It’s a strong 10-pounder and it’s putting up a fight. This is the eighth fish on our lines in less than an hour but it’s my first. Not just my first today; it’s my first ever.

As we cross the causeway to Sir Winston Churchill Provincial Park’s Big Island, we stop to admire the view. Sunshine glints off the water and fishing boats, while cyclists cross the causeway. On the island road, the truck in front of us pulls over and waves us on.

Looking for a place to do just that this summer that also includes a lovely drive towards the mountains? Then you have to hit up the Cochrane Farmer's Market on Saturday mornings this summer.

In front of me, on a polished long table in a refurbished industrial building on the outskirts of Medicine Hat, sits a piece of wood cut in the shape of the province of Alberta.

From icing a cake to walking on ice, Sheri Landry of Edmonton is up to the challenge. As the creator of the popular This Bird’s Day web page featuring advice, antidotes and recipes Sheri keeps pretty busy. 

This class will vary in theme from week to week, as all instructors will take turns running the class. As a treat for our students, this class will always have a $10 drop in rate. It's a great opportunity for our students to try different types of classes.

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2016-12-31T17:00:00 - 2017-12-31T17:00:00
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Head to Vermilion for a fun-filled day for the whole family. Enjoy a free lunch, cinnamon buns baked in our community oven, painting class, art talents, displays, face painting, live music, and artisan exhibitors. Centered in the heart of Vermilion, there are many activities that can be enjoyed during this action packed weekend.

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2017-09-08T17:00:00 - 2017-09-09T05:00:00
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Create a good mental space for general wellbeing. Learn skills to reduce stress, become more grounded and improve daily life. No experience necessary. 

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2017-04-28T17:00:00 - 2017-04-30T05:00:00
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