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ARTS SOCIETY Didsbury's Not For Profit Society of 2015!
Visit the homepage of the Mountain View Arts Society, the organization hosting the Art Show & Sale at the Didsbury Art, Travel and Trade Expo, the Mountain View Rocks rock concert, and the Mountain View Arts Festival.
The Mountain View Arts Society is a group of volunteers in Didsbury and the surrounding region who support the arts, whether by hosting events or facilitating in the promotion of artists, musicans, writers, and dancers in Mountain View County.
Contact any member of the Board of Directors if you would like to volunteer with the Society, or participate in one of our events.
We invite you to buy a membership in the Society and help us promote arts, culture and heritage in Didsbury, Olds, Sundre, Carstairs, and Cremona Alberta, and their surrounding communities.
Coming Events include the Art Show & Sale held during the Didsbury Trade Show in April and the Mountain View Arts Festival in September. Tell us your event and we'll help promote it too.
Website Links and Resources for those involved in the arts in Alberta.
The Mountain View Arts Society promotes and encourages a variety of artistic
opportunities and events for the enrichment and enjoyment of the general public.
Rules of Participation Mountain View Arts Society Events Calendar Community Group Sign Up
Events Scheduled For
Saturday, September 19, 2020

Indigenous Day
Host: Didsbury Historical Society
Description: Indigenous Day of Arts during Alberta Culture Days - Celebrating Alberta's "Month of the Artist", we are pleased to welcome Métis artist, Dennis Weber, also calling Didsbury home, and we are excited to have him as part of this cultural celebration. Dennis is considered one of Canada's foremost Métis artists. Jake Peters, an award-winning guitar and banjo-picker will be part of our celebrations. Performances with bouzouki, sas, oud, hand drums, Indigenous flute and ukulele, with a focus on the Plains Indian flutes. Tammy Heavenfire, will be running authentic, traditional Dreamcatcher classes. Doreen Bergum, the Métis Elder for the Homeland of the Métis Nation of Alberta Region 3, will be offering beading classes. Olds Métis Youth Dancers will perform outdoors.
Location: Didsbury Museum - 11 - 5pm
Contact: Dean Mousseau - Phone: 403-335-9295 - E-mail:
Calendars: Didsbury Community Calendar, Mountain View Arts Society Calendar, Mountain View County Calendar

Family Storytime
Host: Didsbury Municipal Library
Description: Stories, rhymes, and snacks! Drop in for this free program focused on fostering a love of reading. Every family gets a book to add to their library at home at the end of the five week session! Sponsored by ATB Financial
Location: Didsbury Municipal Library - 10:00 am
Contact: Maia Foster - Phone: 403-335-3142 - E-mail:
Calendars: Didsbury Community Calendar, Mountain View Arts Society Calendar, Mountain View County Calendar

Book Sale
Host: Didsbury Municipal Library
Description: This book sale features books from the collection of Frank Dabbs, donated to the Didsbury Friends of the Library in his honour. All proceeds go back into the Didsbury Library.
Location: 2037 19 Ave - 9:00-6:00
Contact: Marge Steckler - Phone: 403-335-4281 - E-mail:
Calendars: Didsbury Community Calendar, Mountain View Arts Society Calendar, Mountain View County Calendar

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Supporting arts, culture & heritage in Carstairs, Cremona, Didsbury, Olds, Sundre and the surrounding Central Alberta communities between Red Deer and Calgary.
Logo designed by Lyle Schulz. Venues sponsored by the Town of Didsbury. Stay overnight at the Rosebud Valley Campground at the east entrance to Didsbury. The Building Communities Through Arts and Heritage Program was created to help you celebrate your community, its past and its present. Situated where the foothills of the Canadian Rockies meet the fertile plains, Mountain View County is in the heart of Alberta's Calgary - Edmonton corridor. The Alberta Foundation for the Arts provides support to arts organizations, giving them the power to inspire minds, encourage expression, foster creativity, and contribute to Alberta's economy. The Mountain View Arts Society is proud to be a Partner with Alberta's Promise.