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September 2020

2020 AGM – Ranching Under the Arch: Stories from the Southern Alberta Rangelands

September 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Pioneer Lodge, 4324-46A Avenue
Red Deer, AB T4N 6X8 Canada
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2020 AGM Historian D. Larraine Andrews presents the research that resulted in her book Ranching Under the Arch, a visually rich, historically epic tale of cattle ranching in southern Alberta, focusing on multi-generational family-owned ranches that are still in existence today. In the 1880s, a group of fledgling cattle ranchers descended on the plains of southern Alberta. They were drawn by the promise of the West, where the grass seemed endless and they could ranch under the arch of the…

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October 2020

Hiding In Plain Sight – The Story of the Metis People in Red Deer

October 21 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery Canada + Google Map
free

Gilles Allard is a passionate advocate for the Metis people and their culture. He was born in the Red River area of Manitoba, the heartland of the Metis people. He speaks three languages- English, French and Michif, the Metis dialect. In the time he has lived in Reid Deer he has promoted Metis dance and music, along with his two children. He was instrumental in getting the Metis flag permanently flown at city hall. Recently he made a short documentary…

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November 2020

Guardians of the Grasslands-Film Presentation

November 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Red Deer Museum + Art Gallery Canada + Google Map
free

Guardians Of The Grasslands is a short documentary brought to you by a group of dedicated conservationists, ranchers and Canadian filmmakers. The film explores the current state of one of the world’s most endangered ecosystems, the Great Plains grasslands, and the role that cattle play in its survival. As we reach new critical levels in the loss of these iconic landscapes, there are important truths we must face about humanity’s relationship with the land and our food.

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December 2020

2020 Christmas Party – Charlie, Winnie, and the Bluebirds: The story of Ellis Bird Farm

December 9 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Pioneer Lodge, 4324-46A Avenue
Red Deer, AB T4N 6X8 Canada
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$35

History of Ellis Bird Farm with renowned nature photographer Myrna Pearman

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