1982 Canadian Everest Expedition Collection and Archivist's Talk
Explore the Paul D. Fleck Library and Archives’ newly-processed 1982 Canadian Everest Expedition Collection, a rich selection of materials from the first Canadian ascent of Mt. Everest. In addition, join us on November 4, in the Paul D.
Out of Bounds: How Women Write the Wilderness
Join authors Angie Abdou, Sue Purvis, Jan Redford, Kate Harris, and Bernadette McDonald as they discuss challenges when writing about their personal experiences with wild places and how women’s narrative can connect people to the landscape.
Kids Program – Family Friendly Films
Five family friendly films from this year’s film competition, suitable for all ages.
Kids Program – Collaborative Mountain Art
Help build a mountain art piece with local First Nations artist Janice Tanton.
Diversity in the Outdoors
A panel discussion, presented by MEC.
Indigenous Dialogues – Storytelling
Indigenous storytelling as never been more important than it is now. Filmmakers, authors and storytellers from our communities are coming forward and making their voices heard.
Tales and Ales: A Mountain Reading
Enjoy undertones of adventure and subtle hints of earthy humour with full-bodied tales featuring mountain writers David Smart, Geoff Powter, and Eva Holland.
Old Style Storytelling
Sit back and enjoy authentic, heartfelt, and unscripted tales from some of the Rockies’ best story-tellers including Rob Wood, Gill and Tony Daffern, Brad White, and Meghan Ward.
Hosted by Chic Scott. Cash bar.
Mountain Gallery Hop
Head to downtown Banff for a taste of art and inspiration at local galleries. Explore mountain art and culture, indulge in refreshments, and mingle with artists.