Historic Calgary Week in Chestermere

     In 2021  The CHF participated once again in Historic Calgary Week having had a break over 2020. 

       Because of COVID restrictions, attendance was limited to 35 but both programs were sold out!  First, Eileen McElroy presented on The Blackfoot Trail in Chestermere, and following that, Todd Mc Bride described his creating a steam powered bicycle. 

       Stay tuned for Historic Calgary Week 2022, July 22 to August 1st —CHF will be doing two progams. 

In 2019 or the fourth time, and for the third year in a row, Chestermere Historical Foundation will take part in Historic Calgary Week, as sponsored by Chinook Country Historical Society. For the full program, go here.

CHF will present two programs, July 29th at 11am – 12 noon in Chestermere Public Library, Kay Clarke with ” The United Farm Women’s Association in Chestermere.” ( limit of 25 seats in library)

And following that, at 1pm, in the Chestermere Public Library, a ‘Virtual Boat Trip around Historic Chestermere.” A talk and slide show of historic places along the shores of Chestermere Lake with Jen and Bill Peddlesden. Following the 1 hour talk, an optional walk may be taken to see the historic Webster Barn ( 1.5km return, flat). ( limit of 25 seats in the library).

For more information about the UFWA program please ">email Kay or phone 403 279 1056 and for the virtual boat trip ">email Jen or call 403 200 8046.

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