Friday, September 9, 2011


THE LACOMBE & DISTRICT HISTORICAL SOCIETY is very excited to host two special events on Saturday September 24th, 2011.

We would like to extend this notice about our HERITAGE TOUR at 1:00pm and invite everyone to attend the very special designation ceremony that is being held at the Blacksmith Shop Museum in Lacombe at 3:30pm.

Itinerary of events for Saturday, September 24th:

1) Lacombe Heritage Tour
1:00pm to 3:30pm

A very special guided tour of local historical sites in Lacombe. The tour begins at the Flatiron Museum and Interpretive Centre at 1:00pm on Sept. 24th. Transportation between the historical sites is provided.Participants will receive an original publication that has been specially produced for this tour.

Sites visited on tour: 1 –Flatiron Building

2 – St Cyprian’s Anglican Church

3 – Federal Research Centre & Ag. Pavilion

4 –Blacksmith Shop

$15/ per person

The tour is a fundraising event. All proceeds go to the Lacombe & District Historical Society

Call (403) 782-3933 or (403) 755-6935

To RSVP and reserve your spot on the bus by Friday September 16th!

Or register in person at the Flatiron Museum or Michener House Museum

2) 2011 Lacombe Blacksmith Shop Designation Ceremony

3:30pm - 5:00pm

At the Blacksmith Shop Museum

This special public event is being hosted to celebrate the Blacksmith Shop Museum’s designation as a provincial historic resource by the Government of Alberta. The celebration will include blacksmithing demonstrations, live music, refreshments and more. Attendance is free.

We look forward to celebrating this historic event together with you!

Thank you for your support,

Marie Péron

Executive Director
Michener House Museum and Archives
5036-51 Street
Lacombe, AB
T4L 1W2
Tel: 403-782-3933