News & Events

Ongoing Events & Programs

Drop in Knitting with the Spinning Knitwits – Wednesdays, 1-3 pm, free, bring your own materials. Do you want to learn to knit, need help with your current project, or would you simply like to knit with some great company? Come over and join knitters of all ages and experience levels for awesome weekly afternoon knitting. Show, tell, and share ideas / projects to inspire and be inspired. Led by Margaret Sjostrom of Celeigh Wool.

Ancients in the Evening - First Wednesday of every month, 7:00 pm, free, drop in. Join our Chief Curator Karen Aberle as she uncovers tales and treasures from the ancient world. Karen, who holds a PhD in Greek and Roman Archaeology and History, is eager to share the secret lives of Roman Caesars and the true story behind the lashes of Cleopatra. The evening will include light refreshments along with a presentation and plenty of time for questions and discussion.

Upcoming Events & Programs

Canada’s Agriculture Day - Brought to you by Parkland Fertilizers and the Heritage Museum

The Wetaskiwin & District Heritage Museum and Parkland Fertilizers are excited to be partnering with Agriculture More Than Ever‘s national movement to help launch the first annual Canada’s Agriculture Day on February 16, 2017. Help us sing the praises of the heritage and innovation of this time-honoured industry that continues to keep our community strong. Please follow the links below to learn more about activities being offered over the Family Day Weekend and throughout the year.

Past Events



  • Knit Happens – Saturday, December 5 starting at 9:00 am
  • Remembrance Program – Saturday, November 7 at 2:00 pm
  • Deathly Hollows Downtown Event – Saturday, Oct. 31, 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
  • 19th Annual Women of Aspenland Induction Ceremony – Saturday, October 17 at 2:00 pm
  • Wetaskiwin Art Club Show – Friday, Oct. 2 from 10:00-5:00 and Saturday, Oct. 3 from 10:00-4:00
  • Passport to Art & Culture – Saturday, Sept 26
  • Al Lund Memorial Bike Ride – Sunday, September 13 at 9:00 am. For more information visit
  • Wetaskiwin’s Believe It or Not Camp-Thursday, August 20th from 1:00-4:00 pm
  • Come Together: Multiculturalism in Wetaskiwin Camp- Thursday, August 6th from 1:00-4:00 pm
  • Boogie Woogie Choo Choo Trains Children’s Camp- Thursday, July 30th from 1:00 – 4:00 pm
  • Dinomania Children’s Camp – Thursday, July 9th from 1:00 – 4:00 pm
  • Canada Day Open House – Wednesday, July 1st from 12:00 - 5:00 pm
  • 17th Annual Pioneer of the Year Award Ceremony – Friday, June 12th at 7:00 pm
  • Small Town, Big Dreams: Wetaskiwin’s Sports Heroes – Friday, March 27 at 2:00 pm (our registration form is available here).
  • Chinese New Year – Friday, February 27th at 2:00 pm (our registration form is available here).
  • Teddy Bear Picnic – Friday, January 30th at 2:00 pm (our registration form is available here).


  • Remembrance Program – Saturday, November 1st @ 2:00 pm
  • Women of Aspenland – Saturday, October 18th @ 7:30 pm
  • Al Lund Memorial Bike Ride – Sunday, September 14th @ 9:30 am
  • Canada Day – Wednesday July 1st, from 12:00 – 5:00 pm
  • Pioneer Day – Saturday, June 14th @ 1:30 pm
  • Pioneer of the Year – Friday, June 15 @ 7:30 pm


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