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Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park – Where History, Stories and Dreams Become One

November 20, 2014 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

| Free to Friends members and $5.00 each for non-members

Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park – Where History, Stories and Dreams Become One

Thursday, November 20, 2014, 7:00 – 8:00pm

Presented by Aaron Domes, Head of Visitor Services at Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park and the Southwest Area of Alberta Park

Set in the prairie grasslands of southern Alberta, Writing-on-Stone / Áísínai’pi is a fascinating cultural landscape and is treasured by First Nations, local community members, and visitors from Alberta and abroad. The spectacular Milk River valley contains the largest concentration of First Nation petroglyphs (rock carvings) and pictographs (rock paintings) on the great plains of North America. This session will introduce you to the history and values that make Writing-on-Stone special. Current conservation topics will be highlighted, and insider knowledge will be revealed to help you plan your next unforgettable experience to Writing-on-Stone. Aaron Domes is the Head of Visitor Services at Writing-on-Stone Provincial Park and the Southwest Area of Alberta Parks. He has also worked at Cypress Hills Interprovincial Park, Kananaskis Country, and Dinosaur Provincial Park.

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Admission: Free to Friends members,  $5 for non-members. 

Photos courtesy of Aaron Domes

Details

Date:
November 20, 2014
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Cost:
Free to Friends members and $5.00 each for non-members

Venue

Fish Creek Environmental Learning Centre
13931 Woodpath Rd. SW, Calgary, Alberta T2W 5R6 Canada
Phone:
403-238-3841

Organizer

Friends of Fish Creek
Phone:
1 (403) 238 - 3841
Email:
Website:
http://friendsoffishcreek.org/